9 months Poe to propose inclusion of fisherfolks in Pantawid Pasada program MB
By Vanne Elaine Terrazola Senator Grace Poe is mulling on pushing the expansion of the coverage of government-granted fuel subsidies to fishermen to help them cope with the incessant increase of fuel prices amid to the spike in global oil prices and the additional excise taxes due to the tax reform law.   Senator Grace Poe (ROY DOMINGO / MANILA BULLETIN) During a dialogue with fishermen in Iba, Zambales, the reelectionist senator said she will propose the inclusion of fishers in the distribution of fuel cards, or Pantawid Pasada program, as part of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) ... more