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× Protests greet OKd bill allowing full foreign ownership in telco, transport

The proposed "New Public Service Act" that the House of Representatives passed on second reading on Tuesday is unconstitutional, as it allows foreign-owned companies to fully own transportation and telecommunications facilities in the country, Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman said on Thursday.

House Bill No. 78 would be even disadvantageous to workers and consumers, and would put the country's national security…

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