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[ANALYSIS] Pay now, verify later: How to speed up coronavirus subsidy program

Apr 16, 2020 - 12:00 PM

We should remove the ID requirement so that we can reach and serve the 5 to 7.5 million Filipinos who do not have official birth certificates and likely cannot present 'valid' IDs

World Bank loans Philippines $300 million for conditional cash transfers

Nov 28, 2019 - 5:05 PM

The World Bank has contributed a total of $1.26 billion to the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program since it first provided funding in 2010

Adulting 101: How to transfer funds via BPI QR code

Jun 08, 2019 - 12:35 PM

Transferring via QR codes is currently the only free option users have when transferring to an unenrolled account users can now receive Western Union money transfers

Apr 04, 2019 - 7:50 PM

Users can easily cash-in Western Union remittances in the app with the new integration

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Senate approves bill institutionalizing 4Ps

Feb 04, 2019 - 6:30 PM

The bill seeks to provide conditional cash transfers to poor households for a maximum period of 7 years to improve their health, nutrition, and access to education

4Ps. The Senate approves a bill seeking to institutionalize the government's conditional cash transfer program. Rappler file photo

DSWD assures beneficiaries increase in subsidies despite reenacted budget

Jan 10, 2019 - 8:18 PM

10 million households are scheduled to receive raises in cash subsidies to help them cope with the impact of the tax reform law

SUBSIDY. A senior citizen receives P2,400 from the government to help offset the impact of the tax reform law. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

House green-lights bill institutionalizing 4Ps

Aug 29, 2018 - 5:02 PM

The Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program bill still has a long way to go, as its Senate version remains stuck at the committee level

HELPING THE POOR. Lawmakers want to institutionalize the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program. File photo by Noel Celis/AFP

House OKs on 2nd reading bill institutionalizing 4Ps

Aug 14, 2018 - 7:27 PM

House Bill No. 7773 would mandate the Department of Social Welfare and Development to implement the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program until it covers 60% of all extremely poor households nationwide

HELPING THE POOR. Lawmakers want to institutionalize the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program. File photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Tech giants working on universal data portability project

Jul 23, 2018 - 3:54 PM

The open-source initiative will let users transfer their data from one service to another conveniently

Israel evacuates 800 White Helmets to Jordan in face of Syria advance

Jul 22, 2018 - 3:33 PM

The Jordanian government accepts the Syrian White Helmets rescuers and their families from Israel and plans to transfer them to Britain, Germany, and Canada

RESCUE. Syrian rescuers, known as White Helmets, recover bodies in Zardana, in the mostly rebel-held northern Syrian Idlib province, following air strikes in the area late on June 7, 2018. Photo by Omar Haj Kadour/AFP

Upcoming SD cards to have 128TB storage capacity, 985MBps transfer speed

Jul 02, 2018 - 5:43 PM

The storage capacity jump is huge from today's 2-terabyte maximum

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[OPINION] Scrapping 4Ps program doesn't make sense

Jun 02, 2018 - 5:30 PM

We argue against going after a program that has concretely shown positive impact on the lives of 4.4 million poor households

Piñol open to debate over abolishing 4Ps program

May 28, 2018 - 10:06 PM

Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol says the funds for government's 4Ps program should be diverted to more productive livelihood programs

DOJ shifts tone on Napoles; doesn’t back her safehouse demand

Apr 17, 2018 - 3:58 PM

(UPDATED) Guevarra says he has no plans of meeting with Napoles’ lawyers. 'Why would I?' he asks, reflecting a drastic change from the style of his predecessor.

Newly appointed Department of Justice secretary Menardo Guevara talks to members of the media as he holds his first press conference inside the DOJ in Manila on April 10, 2018. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Medialdea advised Napoles lawyer on jail transfer

Mar 19, 2018 - 3:25 PM

'[It's] because we are in a situation where we don't know what to do.... That's why we have to consult people in authority,' says Janet Lim Napoles' lawyer Stephen David, defending a meeting in Malacañang

JAIL TRANSFER. Janet Lim Napoles' lawyer Stephen David attends 3 consecutive hearings at Sandiganbayan on March 9, 2018, on the motion to transfer the businesswoman out of her regular jail and into a safehouse. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

1.8M 4Ps beneficiaries receive P2,400 each to offset effects of tax reform

Mar 05, 2018 - 6:01 PM

Under the DSWD's unconditional cash transfer program, a beneficiary receives P200 per month in 2018. The subsidy will increase in the next two years.

CASH GRANT. 4Ps beneficiaries receive as much as P2,400 on March 5, 2018 as part of DSWD's program to offset the effects of the tax reform law. Photo courtesy of DSWD

SC records show Midas, not Sereno, sat on Mamasapano transfer request

Jan 26, 2018 - 5:36 PM

In a statement Thursday, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II blamed Chief Justice Sereno for the delay

Witnesses Supreme Court Associate Justice Diosdado Peralta (left), and SC Administrator Jose Midas Marquez attends the house hearing on Determination of probable cause in relation to the verified complaint for impeachment against Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on January 15, 2018. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Ombudsman probe on Dengvaxia, Aguirre on Mamasapano, Duterte in India | Evening wRap

Jan 25, 2018 - 10:27 PM

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SC has been sitting on Mamasapano transfer request for a year – DOJ

Jan 25, 2018 - 2:24 PM

The trial of 88 people charged with murder for the bloody Mamasapano operations has yet to start

Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Poor families to get P200 tax reform subsidy starting January

Jan 15, 2018 - 1:25 PM

A total of 10 million families would benefit from the Unconditional Cash Transfer (UCT) scheme, says the Department of Social Welfare and Development

INFORMAL SECTOR. The tax reform initiative will hit vendors and small-scare independent traders the hardest. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Poorest families to get P200 monthly to offset effect of new taxes

Jan 10, 2018 - 6:02 PM

'This is in response to critics who say that Train is anti-poor because the informal sector and already tax-exempt wage earners will be faced with higher excise taxes,' says Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno

BRIEFING. Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno held a press conference on January 10, 2017. Photo from DBM

Julia Montes: No bad blood with Star Magic

Jan 09, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Julia says that she'll be forever grateful to Star Magic for taking care of her career

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Hong Kong ship crew questioned in South Korea for oil transfer to North

Dec 30, 2017 - 12:16 PM

(UPDATED) The Lighthouse Winmore, chartered by a Taiwanese company, has been impounded by South Korean customs authorities at the port of Yeosu on November 24 following an inspection

OIL TRANSFER? The Lighthouse Winmore, chartered by Taiwanese company Billions Bunker Group Corp., is seen at sea off South Korea's Yeosu port on December 29, 2017. Yonhap/AFP

China rejects Trump accusation on oil transfer to North Korea

Dec 29, 2017 - 5:47 PM

(UPDATED) In a tweet, US President Donald Trump accuses China of helping North Korea skirt sanctions

DENIES HELP. China rejects US President Donald Trump's accusation that that it is transferring oil to North Korea amid sanctions. Photo by Aly Song/ AFP

DSWD drive shows 'right and responsible way' to help homeless families

Dec 28, 2017 - 8:31 PM

#HelptheHomelessPH campaign seeks to make the public understand why homeless people stay in the streets and to redirect their perception about giving alms on the streets

raise public awareness on the real plight of homeless families

Davao fire, Dengvaxia, PH embassy in Israel | Midday wRap

Dec 27, 2017 - 1:47 PM

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Philippines denies plan to transfer embassy to Jerusalem

Dec 27, 2017 - 9:06 AM

Foreign Secretary Alan Cayetano makes the clarification in response to a news report that the Philippines is among the countries contemplating the move

INCOMING DFA CHIEF. Senator Alan Peter Cayetano answers questions from media in Beijing, China. Malacañang photo

Israel in touch with '10 countries' over embassy moves

Dec 27, 2017 - 7:51 AM

(UPDATED) No country currently has its embassy in Jerusalem, instead keeping them in the Israeli commercial capital Tel Aviv

DISPUTED CITY. A general view shows the Dome of the Rock (L) and the Al-Aqsa mosques (R) in the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem's old city on November 21, 2014. Thomas Coex/AFP

DSWD eyes lifting moratorium on 4Ps application before Christmas

Dec 05, 2017 - 6:55 PM

Once the moratorium is lifted, around 48,000 additional families may be accepted into the anti-poverty program

MORATORIUM. The Department of Social Welfare and Development eyes to lift the moratorium on accepting new 4Ps beneficiaries before Christmas.

Did Sereno use Aguirre to limit martial law scope in Mindanao?

Nov 28, 2017 - 12:53 PM

Cebu 3rd District Representative Gwen Garcia asks the justice secretary if Sereno's request to downplay the danger posed by the Maute trial being held in Cagayan de Oro gave her basis for her vote on martial law coverage in Mindanao

Witness DOJ Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre during the continuation of the impeachment proceedings against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on Tuesday, November 28, 2017. DARREN LANGIT

DOTr employees file complaint vs Tugade over Clark transfer

Sep 30, 2017 - 5:10 PM

The DOTr Employees Association accuses Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade of failing to conduct a public bidding for the new office and neglecting to attend to the needs of the affected workers

ACCUSED. DOTr employees sue Secretary Arthur Tugade and undersecretary Glen Guzman for rushing their transfer to Clark. Rappler file photo

Lima klub terboros di bursa transfer musim 2017/2018

Sep 03, 2017 - 5:28 PM

Dua di antaranya adalah klub Inggris

Para pemain Manchester City saat merayakan gol. Foto diambil dari @ManCity/twitter

5 pemain termahal bursa transfer musim panas 2017/2018

Sep 03, 2017 - 11:35 AM

Neymar menjadi pemain termahal sepanjang sejarah

Neymar. Foto diambil dari @neymarjr/twitter

Pemain-pemain paling disorot dalam bursa transfer musim panas 2017/2018

Aug 31, 2017 - 11:33 AM

Siapa saja yang berganti kostum dalam bursa transfer musim panas ini?

Neymar. Foto diambil dari @neymarjr/twitter

Barcelona tuntut Neymar Rp 131 miliar

Aug 23, 2017 - 10:28 AM

Angka itu berasal dari nilai bonus yang pernah dibayarkan Barcelona kepada Neymar usai ia menandatangani perpanjangan kontrak

DITUNTUT. Pemain asal Brasil Neymar dituntut mantan klubnya, Barcelona senilai 8,5 juta Euro atau setara Rp 131 miliar. Foto oleh AFP

Neymar to finalize record $260 million transfer to PSG

Aug 03, 2017 - 10:45 AM

Neymar is expected in Paris on Thursday and could be unveiled to PSG fans Saturday when they open their new Ligue 1 season

ALLEZ PARIS. After saying goodbye to teammates, all that's left for Neymar to do is finalize his deal with Paris Saint-Germain. File photo by Evaristo Sa/AFP

Football: Neymar tells Barca teammates 'he is leaving'

Aug 02, 2017 - 4:21 PM

UPDATED Speculation over the 25 year old s future has dominated the first few weeks of new Barca boss Ernesto Valverde s reign with PSG reportedly willing to pay Neymar s 222 million euro 260 million buyout clause

LEAVING BARCA. Neymar #11 of Barcelona reacts in the second half against Real Madrid during their International Champions Cup 2017 match at Hard Rock Stadium on July 29, 2017 in Miami Gardens, Florida. Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images/AFP

Bursa transfer sepak bola musim panas 2017/2018

Aug 02, 2017 - 9:20 AM

Perkembangan terbaru dari bursa transfer awal musim 2017 2018

IN PHOTOS: New DOTr headquarters in Clark remains unfinished

Jul 29, 2017 - 10:27 PM

The first batch of Department of Transportation employees transfer to their new home but they say it s not yet move in ready

NEW OFFICE. The new Department of Transportation office is sets the beginning of the supposed exodus of government offices away from Metro Manila. All photos by DOTr employees

P7.8-B health grant for 4Ps beneficiaries in proposed 2018 budget

Jul 28, 2017 - 6:51 PM

Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo says the DSWD is still validating if 1 3 million of the 4 4 million 4Ps beneficiaries have already transitioned out of poverty

HEALTH GRANT. DSWD Secretary Judy Taguiwalo says all 4.4 million beneficiaries of 4Ps will be covered by the health grant under their proposed 2018 budget. Photo by Patty Pasion/Rappler

COA: OP has P155.7-M unliquidated fund transfers under Aquino

Jul 13, 2017 - 3:16 PM

The amount includes P138 million in unliquidated fund transfers for former president Benigno Aquino III s foreign travels from 2011 to 2015

DOJ prepares 30 Manila prosecutors for Maute trial

Jun 28, 2017 - 9:57 PM

Charges of rebellion against members of the terrorist group will be heard continuously – in Metro Manila if the High Court grants the DOJ s request

The Department of Justice building in Padre Faura, Manila. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

San Miguel group to comply with 20% minimum public float

Jun 15, 2017 - 5:10 PM

Tycoon Ramon Ang confirms San Miguel Corporation and its unit San Miguel Pure Foods will sell some shares for compliance

TO COMPLY. San Miguel's public float is currently at 15.27%, while San Miguel Pure Foods' free float is at 14.61%. File photo by AFP

2 Sandiganbayan divisions deny NBI jail transfer for Napoles

May 15, 2017 - 11:25 AM

UPDATED Sandiganbayan s Executive Clerk of Court says two commitment orders can already be enforced

Prosecutors want Napoles moved back to Taguig jail

May 12, 2017 - 10:28 AM

The Napoles camp wants the more secure NBI custodial center citing everyday death threats to the alleged mastermind of the pork barrel scam

SMILING JANET. Alleged pork barrel scam queen Janet Lim Napoles is all smiles on May 10, 2017 as she appears at the Sandiganbayan in civilian clothes following her acquittal before the Court of Appeals. Photo by Rappler

Kobe Paras decides to transfer to Cal State Northridge

May 09, 2017 - 10:27 AM

Paras says he spoke with coach Reggie Theus many times and looked forward to learning from such an educated guy in the game of basketball

File photo Milad Payami/FIBA Asia

Lawmakers want BuCor-Tadeco deal probed over land distribution

May 07, 2017 - 7:40 AM

The Makabayan bloc says hectares of land at the Davao Prison and Penal Farm were no longer distributed to farmer beneficiaries after the BuCor Tadeco deal was sealed

ANOTHER HOUSE PROBE. Makabayan bloc lawmakers Sarah Elago, Arlene Brosas, France Castro, and Ariel Casilao filed House Resolution Number 953 against the BuCor-Tadeco deal. Photo courtesy of Anakpawis

Kobe Paras to transfer after just a season with Creighton – report

Apr 30, 2017 - 2:38 PM

According to the Omaha World Herald the 19 year old has secured a release from his scholarship at Creighton University

TRANSFER. Kobe Paras is reportedly set to transfer from Creighton. File photo from Creighton Basketball Twitter/@BluejayMBB

4Ps payout agents win P277-M claim vs DSWD

Apr 21, 2017 - 11:04 AM

The CCT program which provides direct cash assistance to the poorest Filipinos owes millions to government partners that facilitated the money transfer

4Ps beneficiaries to receive rice subsidy in March

Mar 15, 2017 - 10:05 PM

The DSWD reminds the beneficiaries to use the cash grant to purchase rice or else they could face sanctions

PALAY. Organic rice seeds are manually threshed out from its stalks after harvest. Photo by Greenpeace