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Wednesday, February 21, 2018
The Economy

The Economy

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Pinoys around the world start registering for 2013 elections

Filipinos around the world started registering as overseas absentee voters (OAVs) this week for the 2013 midterm elections. The Department of Foreign Affairs...
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Foreign reserves up 33%

The Philippines continue to accumulate dollar reserves with the end-October 2011 level surging by 33 percent year-on-year due to higher inflows of remittances...
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Business leaders urged to help in greening program

Department of Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Ramon J. P. Paje called on the business sector to join the government’s greening program in the...
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Davao’s 2nd Int’l Connection Tiger Air launches tri-weekly Singapore-Davao City flights 

Tiger Airways’ maiden Airbus 320 direct service from Singapore to Davao arrived 15 minutes earlier than schedule at the Davao International Airport at 6:30...
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ONB pilots micro banking offices

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) last September 13has approved the request of One Network Bank, to establish five Micro-Banking Offices or MBOs in...
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Inflation up 5.2%

The country’s inflation rate, based on 2006 prices, rose to 5.2 percent in October this year from 4.8 percent in September due to rising...
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Japanese senior citizens look at Davao City for their retirement

Older Japanese are knocking at the doors of the Tokyo office of the Department of Tourism (DOT) to inquire about how they could retire...
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Biz groups join ranks backing PAL

Some of the country’s biggest business groups on Wednesday expressed solidarity with Philippine Airlines (PAL) as they joined calls for swifter and more decisive...
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Local rubber industry facing bright future

Mindanao’s rubber industry is seen to shine with the interest of foreign investors to venture in tire manufacturing in the Philippines. This projection was...
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Panama disease solution discovered?

PLANT pathologists, crop researchers and plantation managers are agog over the reported discovery of a way to check the dreaded Panama disease (fusarium wilt)...

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