Aug 28, 2017 @ 16:30

The proposed creation of the Philippine Space Agency shall be among the many key matters to be mentioned in President Duterte’s assembly with lawmakers in Malacañang on Tuesday (August 29).

The President is scheduled to convene the second Legislative-Exeutive Development Advisory Council (LEDAC) assembly at four:30 p.m. on the Palace, in accordance to Socio-economic planning secretary Ernesto Peña.

Based on a Twitter post by ABS-CBN reporter RG Cruiz, the LEDAC agenda consists of the dialogue on the creation of recent businesses, specifically the Philippine Space Agency, Department of Housing and Urban Development, and Department of Culture.

The Department of Science and Technology has been pushing for the creatin of the space agency to consolidate the federal government’s space-related analysis and growth ventures. It additionally goals to improve the nation’s functionality as the subsequent space know-how hub in the area.

The LEDAC will even deal with the legislative agenda for the 17th Congress, the proposed most cancers invoice, amongst others.