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Students wash their hands at the washing station of Kabacan Elementary School in Ecoland, Davao City before they are allowed to enter their classrooms during the first day of face-to-face classes on Monday. Edge Davao

F2F classes to push economic growth to full potential: NEDA

The full resumption of face-to-face classes could push the economy to reach its full potential, outgoing Socioeconomic Planning Secretary and National Economic and Development...

Food shortage looms in PH amid Ukraine war: agri group

The Philippines may face a food shortage within the year, a food industry group said on Wednesday. The Philippine Chamber of Agriculture and Food...

Legal framework needed for gov’t to invest in nuclear power plant

Department of Energy (DOE) Undersecretary Gerardo Erguiza Jr. said there is a need to amend the Electric Power Industry Reform Act (EPIRA) to enable...
Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III discusses economic matters while President Rodrigo Duterte listens during a meeting at the Malacañang Golf (Malago) Clubhouse in Malacañang Park, Manila in this undated photo. Dominguez said the next administration will inherit a slew of President Duterte’s “hard-won” reforms. PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

DOF execs cites importance of fiscal consolidation program

The Department of Finance (DOF) has prepared a proposed fiscal consolidation program for the incoming administration, citing the need to increase revenues to pay...

DTI 11 to present discounted products during 2-day PDC

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) 11 will once again offer basic necessities and prime commodities (BNPCs) at discounted prices during the Presyo...

DOLE 11 enforces Anti-Red Tape Act

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) XI vows to perpetually enforce the implementation of the Anti-Red Tape Act in all its operations across...

Soccsksargen minimum wage earners to get P32 pay hike

The minimum daily wage for workers in the private sector in Soccsksargen (Region 12) will increase by P32, bringing the salary rate from P347...
President-elect Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. sees a need to boost the country's partnership with the United States in terms of trade, instead of just receiving dole outs from the world's largest economy. Edge Davao

Marcos admin has enough time to name next DBM chief: OIC

The next administration has ample time to appoint the next head of the Department of Budget and Management, the agency's officer-in-charge said Wednesday. Presumptive President...

Russia to supply fertilizer to PH

Amid the worsening limitation of fertilizer supply worldwide, the Department of Agriculture- Fertilizer and Pesticide Authority (DA-FPA) on Tuesday said Russia has vowed to...

BPO sector says discussing hybrid work arrangement

The IT-Business Process Management (IT-BPM) sector is in talks with concerned agencies and stakeholders on possible "hybrid work arrangements" as it seeks a smoother...