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GCG backs proposal allowing DoF to supervise PhilHealth

The Governance Commission for GOCCs (GCG) is supporting the proposal seeking to allow the Department of Finance (DoF) to take the lead in supervising the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth).


GCG Chairman Samuel Dagpin Jr. said this has been the recommendation submitted by the commission to President Duterte in 2017 following an operational audit with respect to PhilHealth’s performance.

“Our recommendation to the President is to transfer the supervising agency from the Department of Health (DoH) to the DoF primarily because this is an insurance business…That was our recommendation in 2017,” Dagpin told the Senate Committee on Finance subcommittee hearing the GCG’s proposed P192-million budget for next year.

While privatizing PhilHealth could be one of the options to remove corruption in the agency, Dagpin said he believes a reorganization of the PhilHealth’s management structure can help remove anomalous practices in the insurance agency.

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Global Underwater Exploration Robots Market: COVID-19 Business Continuity Plan | Evolving Opportunities with ATLAS ELEKTRONIK GmbH and DOF Subsea Group | Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The global underwater exploration robots market size is expected to grow by USD 2.54 billion as per Technavio. This marks a significant market growth compared to the 2019 growth estimates due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in the first half of 2020. Moreover, healthy growth is expected to continue throughout the forecast period, and the market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 13%. Request Free Sample Report on COVID-19 Impacts

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The market is driven by the increasing offshore E&P programs. In addition, the emergence of swarm intelligence is anticipated to boost the growth of the Underwater Exploration Robots Market.

The increasing need to explore petroleum-based energy sources by the

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