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Tuesday, September 26, 2017
The Economy

The Economy

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Finance – ‘Mining policy will boost industry’

Finance Secretary Cesar Purisma on Monday said the country’s mining industry will further get a boost as well as protection through the issuance of...
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Group lauds new policy

The Chamber of Mines the Philippines (COMP) on Monday welcomed the Aquino administration’s new mining policy.In a statement, the group also said it will...
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‘Black’ taxis are instant attractions

By Prix D. Banzon Some 20 brand new black Nissan Sentra taxi cabs are now plying around the city’s main thoroughfares as new means...
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A house is not a home

A house is not a home when there are people who try to destroy it and take advantage of their positions to get what...
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BSP wants stricter rules for pawnshops

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) will regulate pawnshops more stringent now as these entities start serving as remittance platforms.In a briefing, BSP Deputy...
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Gov’t increased spending

The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) expects government spending to rise significantly in June 2012 on back of higher disbursements by the public...
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S&P upgrades country’s credit rating

Standard and Poor’s (S&P) on Wednesday upgraded its foreign currency rating on the Philippines to ‘BB+’, a notch below investment grade, from ‘BB’ with...
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BSP, DOF positive for more credit upgrades

Economic managers are positive that the Philippines has the momentum to get an investment grade credit rating following Standard and Poor’s (S&P) upgrade of...
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Forum on ‘responsible mining’ praised – But critics say crucial issues glossed...

By Carolyn Arguillas Supporters and operators of large-scale mining cheered Tuesday’s Forum on Responsible Mining, which was intended to “educate” the public on...
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DA, DAR, DENR converge for unified program

President Benigno S. Aquino III renewed his support to the convergence program of the Department of Agriculture, Department of Agrarian Reform and Department of...

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