2 weeks Duterte gov’t urged to make spending transparent – think tank MB |Biz
Now that deliberations on the proposed P4.5 trillion 2021 national budget is on its final stage, a Makati-based think tank has called on the Duterte administration to make spending transparent to the people, especially in a time when huge budget allocations are needed to be responsive to health and economic crisis. In a statement, Stratbase Albert del Rosario Institute has urged the government to digitalize an Open Budget System (OBS).OBS is needed to facilitate access to documents related to public finance and execution of the budget.  The think tank said the OBS will guarantee the reuse of data by ... more