1. Collection in 9 months under TRAIN 94.7% of target: DOF  Business Mirror
  2. Over 100 brands of maintenance meds now exempt from VAT —DOF  GMA News
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REVENUE collections for the first three quarters of 2018—with the implementation of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion law—were slightly below target

Over a hundred brands of maintenance medicine are now exempt from the payment of the value-added tax as provided for under the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Law, the Department of Finance said Sunday. Current trending headlines in business, money, banking, finance, companies, corporations, agriculture, mining, foreign currency rates, Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) Index, inflation, interest, market prices and economic analysis.

The Sandiganbayan junks with finality all motions which sought to block the criminal charges

In December 2016, the Ombudsman dismissed the criminal complaint against former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, who is now Speaker of the House, former Executive Secretary Eduardo Ermita, and two employees of the Department of Agrarian Reform for “insufficiency of evidence” in the alleged misuse of P900 million from the Malampaya Fund.