Lianda Bolilia - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Lianda Bolilia


Batangas lawmakers seek P30-B supplemental budget for Taal eruption

Jan 22, 2020 - 4:10 PM

If passed into law, the bill earmarks a supplemental budget aimed to help victims of the Taal Volcano eruption valid until December 31, 2022

REHAB FUND NEEDED. Houses along the lakeside of Barangay San Isidro in Talisay, Batangas are still blanketed by ash from the eruption of Taal Volcano on January 20, 2020. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

House panel approves higher tobacco tax rates starting 2019

Nov 27, 2018 - 3:20 PM

Health Undersecretary Eric Domingo says increasing the excise taxes on cigarettes is the 'most cost-effective' way to deter Filipinos from smoking

'COST-EFFECTIVE.' Health advocates continue to push for higher taxes on cigarettes. Photo from Shutterstock