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Friday, July 28, 2017
The Economy

The Economy

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Old Spanish fort, waterfalls to boost tourism in Pikit

The old Spanish fort of Pikit which recently has been declared as a national historical landmark is being eyed for further preservation efforts by...
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Exports rise by 7.6% in April

The country’s merchandise exports in April rose by 7.6 percent to US$ 4.64 billion from from $ 4.31 billion recorded in the same period...
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UM gets first institutional ISO in Mindanao

The UNIVERSITY of Mindanao (UM) received its ISO 9001:2008 certificate from Societe Generale De Surveillance (SGS) Philippines. The granting of the ISO certificate was...
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TADECO, agrarian beneficiaries strengthen ties, cooperation

Tagum Agricultural Development Company (TADECO) and its partner agrarian reform beneficiary (ARB) cooperatives further strengthened their alliance as they altogether recently welcomed the ARBs’...
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Land Bank lends P176.7-B to farmers, countryside

Loans of the Land Bank of the Philippines’ (LandBank) to its priority sectors reached P176.7 billion in the first three months this year, up...
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AirAsia to launch PHL-HKG flights in July

Philippines’ AirAsia said it will start flying from Clark International Airport to Hong Kong and to Macau on July 19. “These twin launches provide...
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AirAsia’s new flights to bring in more tourists

Philippines’ AirAsia launched a daily direct flight between Kuala Lumpur and Clark International Airport  with the Davao International Airport as jump-off point in Mindanao,...
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Sto. Tomas adopts new biz licensing system

The municipal government of Santo Tomas has committed to adopt the Business Permit and Licensing System (BPLS) Streamlining Program starting June this year. Full...
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Mining permits on hold in Davao City

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) in the Davao Region has held in abeyance the Declaration of Mining Project Feasibility (DMPF) submitted by a...
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Solon urges gov’t to invest on SMEs to reduce poverty

The best way for Filipinos to reap the fruits of the country’s steady economic growth and reverse the rising number of unemployment is for...

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