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The Economy

The Economy

DUTERTE BEFORE ARMM LGUS. President Rodrigo R. Duterte speaks before government officials of the 3rd Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) Local Government Summit held at SM Lanang Premier’s SMX Convention Center on Thursday night. LEAN DAVAL JR.

ARMM towns cited for good governance

From zero in 2015 to six in 2016, there are now 19 towns and one city in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao that...
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MSMEs to learn from ASEAN AMEN plan

Startup and expanding micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) are expected to get a boost from new mentorship program of the Philippines and other...
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NEDA: Manufacturing to rebound in 4th quarter

The National Economic and Development Authority is optimistic the manufacturing sector would rebound in the last quarter of 2017, even after its output declined...
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ASEAN leaders’ spouses to get Malagos Chocolates as tokens

City Tourism Office head Generose Tecson said choosing chocolates from the hometown of President Rodrigo R. Duterte as tokens for the spouses of the...
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Duterte to run after more tax evaders Due process assured to reach this...

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said the Duterte administration is determined to run after tax evaders, but with due process strictly observed in carrying...
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House pushes speedy DAR land registration

The House of Representatives has approved on second reading a proposal aimed at reducing red tape by rationalizing the requirements imposed by the Department...
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PH industries urged to boost global standards compliance

Philippine industries are urged to boost competitiveness to maximize to benefit of the ASEAN Economic Community. In a statement Friday of the Philippine Exporters Confederation...
MILESTONE. Torre Lorenzo Development Corporation (TLDC) president and chief executive officer Tomas Lorenzo (center), Philippine Hoteliers Inc. vice chair and president Evelyn Singson (2nd from right), Councilor AvegayleDalodo-Ortiz (3rd from right) and other dignitaries lead the topping off ceremony of DusitThani Residence Davao in Lanang, Davao City on Thursday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Rising Dusit complex first of its kind in SEA

The emerging Dusit Residence and Hotel Complex, expected to be operational by the first quarter of 2019, is the first of its kind in...
HOW IT IS DONE. An ironworker ties the steel bar with a wire to form a reinforcement cage which will be used in the ongoing rehabilitation of Ma-a Bridge along Carlos P. Garcia Highway in Davao City on Monday. LEAN DAVAL. JR.

Holcim PH ready with road building solutions

Building solutions provider Holcim Philippines, Inc. held a series of meetings in October with key stakeholders in the public and private sector to share innovative...
SANTA IN A NEW LIGHT . A sales attendant fixes a Santa Claus decoration on display at a makeshift store in front of Victoria Plaza along J.P. Laurel Avenue in Davao City yesterday. Sales of Christmas decorations this year dramatically declined compared the previous years according to the vendors and traders. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Gov’t effort to ease doing business to benefit MSMEs

Micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) stand to benefit from the government’s intensified efforts to ease doing business in the country, an official of...


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