8 months Poe eyes fuel subsidies for fisherfolk MB
By Philippine News Agency MANILA — Senator Grace Poe on Wednesday vowed to expand the coverage of the government’s fuel subsidy program to include fisherfolk amid the incessant increase in oil prices. Senator Grace Poe(Senate of the Philippines official Facebook page / MANILA BULLETIN) During her provincial sortie in Iba, Zambales, Poe pushed for the inclusion of fishermen under the Pantawid Pasada Program, considering the cost of gas and oil for their fishing vessels. “Kung ang nagpapasada ng jeep ay nabibigyan ng fuel vouchers, hindi ba dapat kayo rin na mangingisda ay nabibigyan din ng umento ng gobyerno? (If jeepney drivers are given fuel vouchers, ... more