Economy & Commerce
by Win Gatchalian on September, 26, 2021

Vintage vehicle restoration to spur economic activity in PH

Given the ingenuity and craftsmanship of the Filipino workforce, Senator Win Gatchalian is pushing for the promotion, importation and restoration of vintage cars and motorcycles in the country.

by Win Gatchalian on September, 25, 2021

Let’s unburden professionals of costly seminars, trainings

Pending Congress’ review of the implementation of the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Act, Senator Win Gatchalian pushed for the affordability and practicality of the training programs required for the millions of registered professionals in the renewal of their licenses.

by Win Gatchalian on September, 24, 2021

Learning recovery program to complement resumption of face-to-face classes

Though the gradual resumption of face-to-face classes is a crucial first step to restore normalcy in the basic education sector, Senator Win Gatchalian pressed the need to implement a nationwide learning remedial program to address learning losses because of prolonged school closures.

by Win Gatchalian on September, 21, 2021

‘Teacher Education Excellence’ bill approval a major step out of education crisis

The Senate has approved on third and final reading a bill that aims to improve the quality of teacher education and training in the country.

Economy & Commerce
by Win Gatchalian on September, 20, 2021

To IATF, LGUs: Give public, businesses ample time to prepare for granular lockdown

Senator Win Gatchalian urged the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) and local government units (LGUs) to prepare areas to be placed under granular lockdown and new alert level systems by providing them appropriate time and not immediately subject to smaller scale enforced quarantine.

by Win Gatchalian on September, 18, 2021

Increased ALS enrollment pushed

Senator Win Gatchalian bats for increased enrollment in the Alternative Learning System (ALS), where registration is currently at 33.27% of last year’s.

by Win Gatchalian on September, 17, 2021

Gatchalian, Mayor Sara lead vaccination drive in Davao City

Senator Win Gatchalian and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio will oversee the second phase of the vaccination rollout for thousands of essential workers and economic frontliners in Davao City today, September 17.

by Win Gatchalian on September, 16, 2021

DOE’s promotion of WTE as RE commendable; Waste-to-Energy Act pushed

Senator Win Gatchalian expresses support for the Department of Energy’s (DOE) move in advancing the promotion and enhancement of the development of Waste-To-Energy (WTE) facilities in the country.

by Win Gatchalian on September, 15, 2021

Education, economic ‘scars’ because of school closures

At a briefing of the Development Budget Coordinating Committee (DBCC) on the proposed 2022 National Expenditure Program (NEP), Senator Win Gatchalian flagged both the education and economic scars that will result from prolonged school closures because of the COVID-19 pandemic.