Philippine Mental Health Law or Republic Act 11036 Passed

The Principal Sponsor of the Philippine Mental Health Law is Senator Pia Hontiveros.   The passage of the Philippine Mental Health Law sets the path for government policy on integrating mental health care into the general health care system.   There is no health without mental health. No longer shall Filipinos suffer silently in the dark. What are… Read More »

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Pag-Ibig Balik Savings: All Your Pag-Ibig Savings Will Be Returned To You

What is Pag-Ibig Balik Savings? Pag-Ibig Balik Savings  means when you, a Pag-Ibig member who has been continuously contributing to the Pag-Ibig Fund and reaches the age of 65, you can claim all of your monthly contributions and that of your employer’s contribution as well as all the dividends earned. In order to to Claim your savings under… Read More »

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Pag-Ibig Fund Calamity Loan

Are you aware that an active member of the Pag-Ibig Fund is entitled to the Pag-Ibig Fund Calamity Loan if the member reside in a place declared by the local government unit (LGU) as under a state of calamity?   In the event of a typhoon or any calamity, you as an active member can expect to avail of… Read More »

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Can a foreigner buy land in the Philippines?

Can a foreigner buy land in the Philippines? No. A foreigner can not buy land in the Philippines because Philippine law prohibits it. The Philippine Constitution, the highest law in the Philippines to which other laws must conform provides that no private lands shall be transferred or conveyed except to individuals, corporations, or associations qualified to acquire or… Read More »

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What is PLEB?

PLEB or Peoples Law Enforcement Board is a body who has a power to hear cases brought before it by any Filipino citizen against any member of the PNP or Philippine National Police. When a member of the PNP commits an act punishable by Withholding of privileges, Restriction to specified limits, Suspension or forfeiture of salary or any… Read More »

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