1 week Solon wants proposed P46.6B DICT budget for 2021 restored MB
Negros Occidental 3rd District Rep. Francisco “Kiko” Benitez has sought the restoration of the original proposed P46.6 billion budget of the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) for 2021 to ensure that the agency will be able implement its programs for digital transformation to ensure business continuity, enable distance learning, and improve efficiency in the delivery of government services. Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) (MANILA BULLETIN) He said the DICT’s budget was slashed by the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) to P10.9 billion or only 23.4 percent of its proposed budget. “The budget cut will ... more