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BARREL. A measure of capacity, equal to thirty-six gallons.

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(We thank the lawmakers and the members of the Bangsamoro Transition Council because they finished the bicameral conference of the BBL. And because they finished it, the President now has a BBL to sign before his Sona this coming Monday.)
The Palace official, meanwhile, said that there is no need for Duterte to call for a special session so the Congress can work on reconciling their versions of the BBL.
A rise of 2.6 per cent in the output of aviation fuel (Jet Fuel) was recorded during the first 11 months of 2015 with volume rising to 4,568,600 bbl from last year's 4,450,900 bbl. Gas oil rose by 14.3 per cent with a total output of 20,254,700 bbl compared to 17,726,300 bbl in 2014.
Presidential adviser on the peace process Jesus Dureza urged the groups to manage their anxiety over the present status of the BBL.
Ruby Sahali) met in a closed-door meeting that morning to hammer out the final version of the BBL.
The PNA report said Duterte appealed for unity there, saying a lot of tribes in Mindanao should be considered in crafting the BBL.
However, in the case of gas oil output, the growth rate was confined to 13.6% at 3.73 million bbl.
'Ang BTC BBL ay kapayapaan at ang kapayapaan ay BTC BBL. Ito na po ang pinakatamang panahon upang makamit ang tunay na kapayapaan sa Mindanao,' he added.
Roque said Duterte asked all key players during a meeting at Malacanang 'to work together' for the passage of the BBL.
Timuay Gumbaila Gunsi, vice chairman of external affairs of Confederated Descendants of Rajah Mamalu Inc., an Indigenous Peoples' organization representing the Teduray, Lambaganian, Dulangan-Manobo, Higaonon, T'boli and Blaan expressed support to the Bangsamoro Transition Commission version of the BBL.
The total petrol output last year stood at 85.96 million bbl.
It also green-lighted the retention of the automatic appropriation of the annual block grant or development fund for the Bangsamoro government, without the 'reportorial requirement' stipulated in earlier versions of the BBL.