Solon says income from GOCCs can cover poor seniors’ higher pension 

A MEMBER of the House of Representatives on Sunday said the national treasury’s dividend income from government-owned-or-controlled corporations (GOCCs) can fund the monthly pension for indigent senior citizens, which is due to increase to P1,000 from the current P500.   “The country’s economic recovery is on track, so we are counting on GOCCs to generate higher […]

Maynilad realigns 6.7-kilometers of pipes for gov’t infra projects

WEST ZONE water provider Maynilad Water Services, Inc. has completed the replacement and realignment of 6.7 kilometers of water pipelines in 2020 to assist ongoing government infrastructure projects. In a statement on Tuesday, the concessionaire said primary and secondary pipelines were reconfigured in portions of Caloocan, Quezon City, Valenzuela, Parañaque, and Las Piñas. The reconfiguration […]