BLGF Local Fiscal Policy Service Director underscores Special Health Fund Reporting at the DOH-PhilHealth-USAID Orientation-Workshop for Public Sandbox Sites on the Primacy Care Provider Network (PCPN) Contracting Arrangements

Manila – The Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) Local Fiscal Policy Service (LFPS) OIC Director Brenda L. Miranda emphasized the importance of capturing and reporting Special Health Fund (SHF) receipt and expenditures of local government units (LGUs) through the LGU Integrated Financial Tools (LIFT) System at the Department of Health (DOH) – PhilHealth Insurance […]


BLGF LGU Operations Service Director partakes in the UCLG Decentralization and Local Governance (DeLog) Knowledge and Dialogue Days 2022

Germany – The Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) LGU Operations Service (LGUOS) Director Ricardo L. Bobis, Jr. shared country-level perspectives on the mechanisms to strengthen inclusive finance at the United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) Decentralization and Local Governance (DeLog) Knowledge and Dialogue Days 2022 webinar entitled “Inclusive Local Finance in Times of Economic […]


ARTA recognizes BLGF at the Empowering the Next Generation RIA Champions (ENRICH) 2022

Quezon City – The Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF), together with the 26 agencies trained in institutionalizing good regulatory practices, was recognized in the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) Empowering the Next Generation RIA Champions (ENRICH) 2022 on 07 December 2022 at the Novotel Hotel in Quezon City. In his opening message, ARTA Director General […]


BLGF joins the DILG SGLG Awards 2022

Manila – The Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) participated in the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) Awards 2022 at the Fiesta Pavilion, Manila Hotel on 14 and 15 December 2022. In his opening message, DILG Secretary Benjamin C. Abalos, Jr., congratulated the 350 local government units […]


BLGF participates in ARTA’s Telco Summit 2022 

Pasay City – The Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) participated in the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) Telco Summit 2022 entitled “Open Data. Open Innovation. One Nation”, at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Pasay City on 06 December 2022.   President Ferdinand R. Marcos, Jr. led the said first telco summit which gathered key […]


BLGF conducts Training of Trainers on the Enhanced LGU Integrated Financial Tools (LIFT) System 

General Trias, Cavite – The Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) Local Financial Data Analysis Division (LFDAD), in collaboration with the Asiagate Networks, Inc. (Asiagate), through the technical assistance of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), advocated for improved data collection and information sharing through the conduct of the Training of Trainers on the Enhanced LGU […]


House approves the Real Property Valuation and Assessment Reform Bill

Plenary Hearing to the Second Reading of the Real Property Valuation Reform (RPVAR) Bill, 07 December 2022 Organizational Meeting of the Committee on Government Reorganization, 09 November 2022 Meeting of the Committee on Appropriations, 01 December 2022 Quezon City – The Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) is grateful for the approval of the Real […]


BLGF participates in the NEDA’s Philippine Development Plan (PDP) Forum for Government Information Officers

Manila – The Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) represented by Ms Maria Estella R. Nacion, Information Officer III, Information Systems and Management Division (ISMD), participated in the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Public Relations Philippine Development Plan (PDP) Forum for Government Information Officers last 28 November 2022 via Zoom. In an opening message, […]


BLGF holds Training of Trainers on the Development of Schedule of Market Value (SMV) and conduct of General Revision (GR)

Cavite, Bataan, and Zambales – The Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) Local Assessment Operations Division (LAOD) advocated for sustainable valuation system through the conduct of the Training of Trainers on the Development of Schedule of Market Value (SMV) and Conduct of General Revision (GR) in three (3) batches held last 05 to 09 September […]


BLGF upholds real property taxation reforms, conducts a Virtual Roadshow on the LGRP

MANILA CITY – The Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) showcased the Asian Development Bank (ADB)-funded Local Governance Reform Project (LGRP) through a virtual roadshow participated by more than fifty-six (56) local government units (LGUs) out of the one hundred twelve (112) preliminary qualified target pilot LGUs for the Output 3 of the Project, last […]