2 weeks Go stresses whole-of-nation approach vs corruption, red tape MB
After the Senate approved on third reading and final reading a bill seeking to simplify bureaucratic processes, Sen. Christopher ‘’Bong’’ Gotoday emphasized the need for a whole-of-nation approach to curb corruption and cut red tape. Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong’’ Go (Office of Senator Bong Go / MANILA BULLETIN The bill seeks to give the President of the Philippines authority to simplify bureaucratic processes during national emergencies which, in effect, will improve ease of doing business as well asstrengthen the fight against corruption. The measure, Senate Bill (SB) 1844, seeks to authorize the President – during times of national emergency – to suspend the requirements for national and local permits, licenses and certifications, ... more