Wednesday, October 17, 2018

The Economy

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Duterte uncertain of rice sufficiency in RP

President Rodrigo Duterte expressed pessimism about the country’s rice sufficiency target as a result of massive conversion of rice fields into areas intended for...
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Affordable luxury hotel in Global City launched

A group of real estate developer and hotel operators are taking advantage of the growing number of business travelers and tourists in the Philippines,...

DOF eyes bonds, peso debt offer for offshore investors

The Department of Finance is exploring a plan to sponsor a Catastrophe Bond (Cat Bond) to help cover disaster-related risks in the Philippines and a separate...
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Pinoy bizmen urged to open shops in China’s ‘Silk Road’

Filipino businessman are urged to explore opportunities in Tang West Market, Xian, China the original site of the starting point of the ancient network...

Non-accredited Boracay hotels accepting bookings

Non-compliant and non-accredited establishments that are still accepting bookings in Boracay will be dealt with the "full force of the law," the Department of...

BIR network woes unsolved  Thus impairing agency’s delivery of frontline services  

The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) continued to experience erratic network connections in all its systems and electronic services in August this year despite...
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More growth zones seen with transport terminal

Koronadal City officials expect the opening of more growth zones here in the next few years with the operationalization of its P150-million integrated transport...

Mindanao energy plan eyes huge oil stockpile  

Mindanao's 25 million inhabitants need a strategic stockpile of oil stocks to cover at least 30 days of demand to prevent any forseeable shortage. This...
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Search goes on for a third telco

A major stumbling block has been removed in the selection for the local telecommunications industry's third player after the Manila Regional Trial Court (RTC)...
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Innovation school fair set in Cebu on Oct. 28 

 A one-day school fair to be held at the Robinsons Galleria Cebu on October 28, 2018 will be highlighting tech-based projects from various schools...

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