Drilon: Senate to give special attention to BBL when session resumes

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Once Congress resumes sessions on Monday, the Senate will give “special legislative attention” to the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law to make sure that it will be constitutional, fair, and inclusive, Senate President Franklin Drilon said Friday. “It will receive...

Senate panel OKs unified financial help for higher ed students

MANILA, Mar 10 (Mabuhay) – The Senate education committee has approved the bill seeking a more targeted and harmonious student financial assistance system for tertiary learning in the Philippines. Senate Bill No. 2679 or the Unified Student Financial Assistance System for...