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Friday, June 23, 2017
The Economy

The Economy

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DBCC revises gov’t borrowing program

Philippine economic managers have revised upwards the government’s 2017 borrowing program and National Treasurer Rosalia de Leon said this was in line with the...
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PTAA sees improved tourism figures despite Marawi crisis

The Philippine Travel Agencies Association on Tuesday said it expects to see improved tourism numbers in the second quarter despite the possible decline in...
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ING bullish in expanding shared services biz in PH

The Dutch financial institution, ING Bank, is bullish in the Philippines as it seeks to further expand its shared services business in the country,...
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P285-B South Railways project to start under PRRD watch

President Rodrigo Duterte is set to officially approve by the end of this month the P285 billion South line of the North-South Railway Project...
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Grab supports PUV modernization move

Ridesharing services company Grab Philippines supports the Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program of the Department of Transportation which seeks to provide safe, comfortable and...
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BSP, CDA sign Surety Fund IRR

Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) now have stronger support from the government following the signing of the Implementing Rules and Regulation (IRR) for...
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NEDA: Environment health critical to economic growth

Celebrating Philippine Environment Month, the National Economic and Development Authority pushed for stronger policies for environmental protection in a tree planting event last Friday. The...
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Foreign tourism ministers, VIPs set to arrive in Manila

Foreign tourism ministers and other officials are expected to arrive in Manila on Tuesday to attend the upcoming United Nation World Tourism Organization International...
NUMBERED DAYS. A smoker takes a puff from a cigarette in Davao City yesterday. Presidential spokesman Ernesto Abella said President Duterte is set to sign an executive order on nationwide smoking ban soon. LEAN DAVAL JR.

LGUs urged to craft laws on tobacco ad ban sale

The Department of Health on Sunday urged local government units to include the ban on point-of-sale tobacco advertisements in ordinances they will create. "We really...

DOTr observes strict bidding, procurement process of projects

Department of Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade has reiterated Monday (June 19) that strict observance of bidding and procurement process shall be enforced in the...

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