Senators grill DSWD execs on Starpay

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Cecille Suerte Felipe – The Philippine Star October 12, 2021 | 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Senators yesterday grilled officials of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DWSD) for awarding to a nearly bankrupt electronic money service provider a contract to distribute some P50 billion worth of ayuda or financial assistance to poor Filipinos hit hardest by the impact of the pandemic. At a hearing on the DWSD budget, Sen. Manny Pacquiao raised concerns over the awarding of contract to Starpay for the distribution of funds under the social amelioration program (SAP) to 1,890,263 bene…

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