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GSIS invests in biggest infra fund

In the 75th anniversary program of the Government Service Insurance System held today, the President announced the creation of a P25 billion infrastructure fund,...
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DBM releases P2.5 billion for barangay electrification

The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) released P2.5 billion to the National Electrification Administration (NEA), reinforcing the government’s commitment to energize off-grid communities...
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NGCP builds power control center

The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has invested P147 million to build a new power control center for the Mindanao grid. Constructed...
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DA: PHL bananas cleared in China

Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala said 170 40-footer vans with fresh Philippine bananas previously held have been cleared by Chinese quarantine officials. The DA...
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CEB offers P699 all-in seat sale to all domestic destinations

For November – February travel The Philippines’ largest national flag carrier, Cebu Pacific (PSE:CEB) holds a P699 all-in seat sale to any of its...
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Banana group welcomes stringent inspection for Philippine bananas

While the industry may have lost billions of pesos over the course of three months with the ban imposed by China on Philippine Cavendish...
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Coal plant construction to start in Q3

The actual construction of an Alcantara-led $450-million coal power station will commence this third quarter and is targeted to initially go on stream in...
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Power barges up for re-bidding

The government, through the Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. (PSALM) plans to re-bid four power barges owned by National Power Corp. (Napocor)...
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Imports hit P5.7-B in March

The country’s merchandise imports in March rose by 7.5 percent to $ 5.37 billion from the previous month’s level of $ 4.99 billion, according...
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Money from waste: Women earn from durian husk

By Bui Tran Nhu Phuong/for MindaNews Waste doesn’t have to be wasted away. This an NGO for the development of women has proved with...