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DA-13 gives ASF-affected families P6.3-M indemnity

The Department of Agriculture (DA) in Region 13 (Caraga) has indemnified 467 affected families when the African swine fever (ASF) hit the region this...
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BSP keeps credit card interest rate at maximum 2% per month

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas on Friday said it has maintained credit card transaction ceilings set last year, including the maximum interest for outstanding...

Economy seen to sustain recovery from pandemic

The infrastructure unit of the Aboitiz Group is looking to partake in the country’s economic recovery as it sets sights on project opportunities in...
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Foreign biz urged to invest in PH ‘game-changing’ initiatives

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III pitched before foreign investors Friday the Philippines’ “game-changing undertakings” to ensure a strong, inclusive, and resilient recovery from the...

Rice tariffication law ‘gamechanger’: DA

  Despite criticisms, Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary William Dar on Thursday said the Rice Tariffication Law (RTL) is a game-changing reform policy that broke...
ONE MORE RISING. An ironworker stands atop a metal structure for the foundation of a condominium building which is being constructed along C.M. Recto Avenue in Davao City on Tuesday. LEAN DAVAL JR

DTI optimistic PH economy to grow 6% to 7% in 2022

Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez is optimistic of the country’s economic recovery as long as the proper management of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) and...
WITHIN SIGHT. Department of Budget and Management secretary Benjamin Diokno reveals the government is eyeing to construct the Davao-Island Garden City of Samal (IGaCoS) bridge before the yearend during the Mindanao Trade and Investment Forum held at Marco Polo Davao on Friday. The high-level gathering was attended by British company executives led by Ambassador to the Philippines Asif Ahmad. LEAN DAVAL JR,

Monetary policy plays key role in addressing pandemic’s impact

Monetary policy plays a crucial role in mitigating the negative impact of uncertainty and shocks caused by the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, according...

Duterte admin ready to aid next presidency on economic issues

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said Thursday the Duterte administration is ready to assist the new presidency during the transition period next year in...

October budget gap hits P64.3-B

Revenues registered higher growth compared to government expenditures in October 2021, resulting in a budget gap of PHP64.3 billion for the month. Data...

Soccsksargen MSMEs post P35-M sales in trade expo

Micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) from parts of Region 12 (Soccsksargen) earned around PHP35 million in sales during a week-long trade fair here...