3 days Duterte OKs P4.5 trillion 2021 national budget Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- President Rodrigo Duterte has approved the proposed P4.506 trillion national budget for 2021, the Department of Budget andManagement (DBM) said Sunday. In a statement, the DBM said that Duterte approved the budget during a special meeting with the Development Budget Coordination Committee last July 30. The proposed budget, according to the DBM, is aimed to sustain the government's efforts in responding to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. "The proposed fiscal year (FY) 2021 budget aims to sustain government efforts towards effectively responding to the COVID-19 pandemic by focusing government spending on improving our healthcare systems, ensuri...Keep on ... more