Who Has The Power Remove A Punong Barangay From Office?

Who do you think has the power to remove a Punong Barangay from office?   The synchronized barangay and sangguniang kabataan election is just few days away. May 14 is the time that people will vote for barangay and SK officials.   The sweet talking candidates will do anything to win the election.   The position I’m concerned… Read More »

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Edgar Posadas Is The New (OCD) Office of Civil Defense Spokesperson

Edgar Posadas was designated as the new (OCD) Office of Civil Defense spokesperson.   He is a medical doctor by profession. He is a certified Family Physician by the Philippine Academy of Family Physicians (PAFP).   The Office of Civil Defense (OCD), is the implementing arm of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC),   It… Read More »

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Philippine Travel Tax (11 Commonly Asked Questions)

The Philippine Travel tax has become one of the most reliable sources of funding for the government. In fact, 50 percent of the total travel tax collected is retained by TIEZA. TIEZA or Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority replaced the PTA or Philippine Tourism Authority. The CHED (Commission on Higher Education) gets 40 percent of the collected… Read More »

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Which Agency of The Government Is In Charge Of Maintaining National Roads?

Do you have an idea which government agency is responsible for maintaining national roads in the Philippines?   You may answer that the City or Municipality are the one responsible for maintaining national roads located in its area of jurisdiction.   DPWH is the government agency in charge of maintaining national roads.   The reason I asked this… Read More »

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Barangay Kagawad Salary, Do You Have An Idea How Much?

Barangay Kagawad Salary, How much pare?   This was the question thrown by one of my friends at me.   I answered none. A Barangay Kagawad do not receive a salary.   If a barangay kagawad or barangay councilor do not receive a salary then why? you may ask yourself that many Filipinos wanted to be elected to… Read More »

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