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Duterte signs Php 3.7 trillion national budget for 2019

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Posted at Apr 16 2019 09:16 AM

Duterte signs Php 3.7 trillion national budget for 2019

President Rodrigo Duterte signs the 2019 General Appropriations Act at the Malacañan Palace on Tuesday. Duterte signed into law the proposed P3.7-trillion national budget but vetoed a total of P95.3 billion in the budget including the P75 billion “insertions” applied by congressmen covering public works projects according to Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo.