Monday, September 24, 2018
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The Economy

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Gov’t to gain P5.3B for hiking meat tariff

An industry group said the government will gain some PHP5.3 billion in revenues if it will increase the tariff on mechanically deboned meat (MDM),...

Duterte returns NFA, PCA and FPA to DA  

President Rodrigo R. Duterte has returned the National Food Authority and two other agencies to the Department of Agriculture (DA) after floating the idea...
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Pinoys in China give aid to Ompong victims

The Filipino community here has organized a cash-transfer donation via social media and mobile payment application Wechat to help provide cash assistance to victims...

2 in airport project bids nabbed for falsification

Two bidders for the M’Lang Airport Development Project of the Department of Transportation (DOTr) were arrested Wednesday for falsifying public documents during the opening...

DOE pushes oil and gas exploration in road shows

The Department of Energy is set to conduct a series of roadshows to help boost the exploration of oil and gas resources in the...

Halt to small-scale mining ops vowed

Presidential Adviser for Political Affairs Francis Tolentino on Tuesday assured the public that the stoppage order on all small scale mining (SSM) operation in...

Fast-tracking of IRR of law on doing business  sought

Business leaders of Mindanao meeting in Tagum City, Davao del Norte over the weekend have urged government officials to fast-track the crafting of the...

OF to tap $500M WB credit for relief,rehab

The Department of Finance  plans to trigger the $500-million standby loan facility   from the World Bank to support ongoing disaster relief and rehabilitation efforts in regions...

DSWD hands out boats to Sarangani fishermen

Sarangani, Davao Occidental (DSWD XI) -In the southernmost tip of Davao Region lie two remote islands of Balut and Sarangani. These islands are located...

Mazda issues special service drive for models

The official Mazda dealer in the country, Automaker Bermaz Auto Philippines, Incorporated (BAPI), has issued a special service campaign for certain models of its...

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