Government investigators said they were able to obtain documents showing that on June 10, 2008, the Department of Budget and Management issued two Special Allotment Release Orders totalling P10 million as part of Villanueva's PDAF
allocations to finance an agriculture-based livelihood project, for the distribution of vegetable seedlings, fertilisers post-harvest facility in six villages in the Province of Compostela Valley.
Luy named the legislators and their representatives who had received 50% cuts from the total amount of PDAF
they have allocated.
Arnel Punsalan of Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers Qatar Chapter (PICEQatar) is not wholly in favour of scrapping PDAF
We want to implement the ruling of the Supreme Court that called PDAF
and DAP unconstitutional.
The government should modify the PDAF
rather than abolishing it because it can be helpful, especially to regular and legitimate beneficiaries," Lourdes J.
Non-government organizations (NGOs) use the PDAF
, where senators are allocated 200 million pesos a year and congressmen 70 million pesos a year, to fund their projects.
Moreover, since PDAF
doesn't require space for AF sensors in the camera module, it enables development of thinner smartphones and other mobile devices with the ability to deliver sharp, natural images and movies in a high-speed manner.
Estrada has been charged with plunder and 11 counts of violation of the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act for allegedly amassing P183 million in kickbacks after allocating money from the PDAF
to non-existent non-government organisations (NGO).
Kapunan on Wednesday surprised everybody when she unexpectedly withdrew as Napoles' legal counsel in her serious illegal detention case filed by PDAF
scam whistleblower Benjur Luy.
Also, the city maintains a sizable balance in the PDAF
, which provides additional bondholder protection and is available to pay debt service thereby freeing up general fund resources.
New low-power sensors feature PDAF
technology, supports 30fps output at 4K resolution
Napoles is incarcerated in Fort Santo Domingo in Laguna province for the illegal detention charges levelled against her by her former employee and distant cousin Luy, one of the whistleblowers in the P10bn PDAF