LTFRB: Supplemental budget needed to sustain ‘Libreng Sakay’ program

Daphne Galvez - Reporter / @DYGalvezINQ 06/23/2022

MANILA, Philippines — The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board’s (LTFRB) “Libreng Sakay” program, will need a supplemental budget from the incoming administration for its sustained  operations, an official said Thursday. “We would want to extend the…

More aid for Odette victims to be released in Cebu City

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 05/31/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — More Cebu City residents whose homes and other structures were damaged by Typhoon Odette will get financial assistance soon. The Department of Social Welfare and Services (DSWS) said they are now waiting for…

Mandaue prepares P165M financial aid for residents with partially damaged houses

Mary Rose Sagarino 03/03/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Mandaue City Government will be allocating a supplemental budget of P165 million to be given as financial aid to families whose houses were partially or slightly damaged by super typhoon Odette. Lawyer…

Cebu City Council passes P1.6B supplemental budget

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 03/03/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Council managed to pass the P1.6 billion Supplemental Budget No.1 on a divided house. The council passed on Wednesday evening, March 2, 2022, the SB 1 that contains appropriations for…

Rama seeks P1.6B for supplemental budget; largest allocation goes to SRP loan

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/28/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City may finally be debt-free by August 2022 if the Cebu City Council passes Supplemental Budget No. 1 (SB 1) on the next regular session. The budget and finance committee has completed…

Rama seeks P400M more for financial aid to Cebu City’s typhoon victims

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/19/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama is asking for at least P400 million for additional aid in the Supplemental Budget No. 1.  Rama told CDN Digital that he would want more residents to receive…

Rama seeks additional budget for typhoon recovery

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 01/13/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama said that the city will be needing more funds in order to recover from Typhoon Odette. The mayor said that he will be submitting a proposal for a…

Cebu City Legal: Passing of Supplemental Budget 1 legitimate

Dyrecka Letigio 08/26/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Legal Office (CLO) said the passing of Supplemental Budget No. 1 (SB1) is legitimate through the voting of a simple majority. Councilor Franklyn Ong, president of the Liga ng mga…

Lapu-Lapu’s burial assistance funds depleted — CSWDO head

Futch Anthony Inso 08/24/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO) has appealed to the City Council to approve the Supplemental Budget (SB) no. 3 that was proposed by Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan worth P45…

CCMC Phase 4 construction ‘canceled’ until P1B budget gets okay

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/02/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Administrator Floro Casas Jr., has confirmed that the construction for the Phase 4 Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC) has in fact been canceled on May 2021. Casas said in a press…

Labella confident P4.4B supplemental budget will be passed

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/08/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella is confident that his proposed P4.4 billion supplemental budget will be passed by the City Council soon, most especially since it contains the allocation to pay off the…

Cebu City Health needs supplemental approved to hire more doctors, nurses

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/04/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Health Department (CHD) is banking on the approval of the P206 million budget they have proposed to the City Council’s committee on budget and finance to be able to hire…

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