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USDA says nearly $840M in aid paid to farmers to date

WASHINGTON -- US Department of Agriculture has paid out nearly $840 million to farmers to date as part of a promised $12 billion aid program rolled out by President Donald Trump last July to offset losses from the imposition of tariffs on American exports......»»

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PEZA says Qatar firm keen on investing in PHL

DOHA-BASED Al Jameel Showroom Furniture is looking to put up operations in the country, according to the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA)......»»

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The giving presents

SARET Organic Farmville is a social enterprise founded in 2013 that works with poor upland farmers in Bulacan. Paul Gerard Saret, son of the founder, thought that lending a hand to the farmers may have an impact not only on the business but also for the community......»»

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Thai seed firm projecting greater PHL vegetable consumption

THAILAND’S East-West Seed Group said that it will introduce new varieties of seed into the Philippine market where it expects strong growth due to increased consumption of vegetables......»»

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GT Capital expects flat earnings growth this year

GT Capital Holdings, Inc. expects to book about P3-4 billion in net income during the fourth quarter, for an overall flattish growth in 2018......»»

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The terno: a symbol and icon

IN THE presence of less-polite company, the audience at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) last Sunday, Nov. 11, would have frothed at the mouth and would have fallen in a faint from sheer ecstasy at the sights and sounds at this year’s Ternocon......»»

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Jakarta toughens rules on repatriating revenues from resource exports

JAKARTA -- Indonesia’s government is tightening requirements to force companies to repatriate revenue from the export of natural resources, a minister said on Friday, as authorities seek to support a fragile rupiah currency......»»

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Q1-Q3 2018 Snapshot: Agriculture, Hunting, Forestry and Fishing as GDP component

Q1-Q3 2018 Snapshot: Agriculture, Hunting, Forestry and Fishing as GDP component.....»»

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QC realty tax hike suspension bags 1st OK

A PROPOSAL to suspend until after 2019 implementation of the Quezon City (QC) ordinance that increases real property fair market values has secured committee approval, a senior local official said on Sunday......»»

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Moody’s unit sees ‘strong’ GDP growth

SLOWER INFLATION would help ensure that the Philippines can maintain above-six percent economic growth in the coming years, Moody’s Analytics said, amid signs that price pressures are now finally easing......»»

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Golden Bria Q3 net profit P318.68 million, up 66.8%

THE Villar-controlled Golden Bria Holdings, Inc. posted a net profit of P318.68 million in the third quarter, up 66.8%, after the company reported strong real estate sales......»»

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Duterte, Abe meet, tackle peace and infrastructure initiatives

PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a bilateral meeting on Thursday on the sidelines of the 33rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Singapore and discussed cooperation between the two countries on peace and infrastructure......»»

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7 CA justices in shortlist for SC associate justice

SEVEN Court of Appeals justices are included in the shortlist for the associate justice post in the Supreme Court vacated by now-retired chief justice Teresita J. Leonardo-Castro, Justice Secretary and Judicial and Bar Council ex-officio member Menardo I. Guevarra said......»»

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AFP: Martial Law helped improve Mindanao’s economy

THE Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said the implementation of martial law in Mindanao has led to growth and development......»»

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Duterte in Papua New Guinea to attend APEC Summit

PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte arrived in Papua New Guinea early Friday to attend the two-day Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Meeting there......»»

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Sandiganbayan restores bail for Imelda Marcos

THE Sandiganbayan’s fifth division on Friday allowed Ilocos Norte-2nd district Rep. Imelda R. Marcos to post bail anew pending resolution of her motion for leave......»»

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NEDA official downplays inflation impact of election spending

INFLATIONARY PRESSURES from election-related spending in 2019 will likely be muted, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said......»»

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October sees smaller hot money net outflow

FOREIGN PORTFOLIO investments continued to leave the Philippines in October, although the net outflow that month was far less than a year ago and in September, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said on Friday......»»

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Environment dep’t affirms, eases miners’ sanctions

THE DEPARTMENT of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has affirmed its decision to close two mining projects and reject the application for a permit of another that are among the 13 that appealed to DENR sanctions announced in February last year......»»

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From the Front Page: FDI down, interest rates raised anew

Your weekly recap of BusinessWorld news......»»

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