Press Release / National Issues

On ERC's Policy of Ensuring Stranded Coal Assets are Not Passed Onto Consumers

Senator Joel Villanueva is set to file a resolution looking into the policy of the Energy Regulatory Commission…

On Passing 'FOI for mining' Bill as PH Becomes Lone Country to Meet International…

Senator Joel Villanueva lauded 

On the Retention of Tax Incentives for the BPO Sector

Senator Joel Villanueva on…

Villanueva Stresses Need to Address Suicide Prevention, Remove Stigma Vs People…

This problem may have affected someone we know, a member of our family, or within our circle of friends. Providing…

Villanueva Wants Gov't to Rethink its Strategy in Addressing Drug Problem

It is important to reevaluate our strategy and consider stopping this aggressive campaign as this has become…

Sen. Joel Villanueva on National Heroes' Day

The celebration today is not only for the courageous acts that preserved our country but it is looking forward…

Villanueva Seeks Immediate Passage of Expanded Anti-Red Tape Act of 2017

We believe that by reducing the requirements and waiting time for the approval of applications submitted by…

Statement on Tax Reform Proposals

"We agree with the President that Congress should revisit our procurement laws, it's the major reason why there's…

Economic Managers Should Double their Efforts in Safeguarding Investments Amid ML…

 “In times like this where an ongoing conflict persists in one of our regions, the people who become…

Make Tourism and Cultural Heritage Conservation Sustainable

Senator Joel Villanueva today urged the government to develop strategies and programs on sustainable tourism…

Wants communities to get more from mining

“It is the Filipino people who are the inherent owners of the country’s extractive resources. The…

Encourage Proper Beverage Containers Disposal Thru Refund-Deposit Mechanism

"The government needs to strengthen existing mechanisms for effective disposal of beverage containers by institutionalizing…