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DTI Suking Tindahan sells lower-priced goods

Consumers will have greater access to lower- or reasonably-priced basic necessities and prime commodities through the DTI Suking Tindahan program. The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) launched the program with the slogan “Sulit at Risonableng Presyo” on Wednesday. “The DTI Suking Tindahan program was conceived by Secretary Ramon Lopez to heed the call of […].....»»

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DTI calls for stop to unnecessary shipping charges

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) on Wednesday called for a stop to unnecessary shipping charges on shippers. “We are calling on all international shipping lines to put a halt to these unnecessary charges as these are unfair,” DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez said during a presentation of a study on fees imposed by international […].....»»

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Faster issuance of processed meat permit explored

The Board of Investments (BOI) said Tuesday that the government has discussed with stakeholders in the processed meat industry the possible initiatives that would fast track the transaction of getting permits from public offices. “Our objective is to improve in terms of efficiency and effectiveness the regulatory procedures of the processed meat industry, to deepen […].....»»

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Look: Duterte portrait awes president

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives a portait painting from artist Mart Bongabong (left) who paid a courtesy call to him at Malacañan Palace on Tuesday, 14 August 2018. Accompanying the President is Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President. (Presidential photo).....»»

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Economy to grow faster in 2nd half – Dominguez

The Department of Finance (DOF) remains optimistic that the economy will grow faster in the second half on the back of larger investment inflows and exports, higher infrastructure expenditures, and an improved revenue. Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said in a statement on Wednesday, the economic numbers for the second semester of 2018 remain “very […].....»»

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Gilas Pilipinas in first practice in Jakarta for the 18th Asian Games

The Nationals will play Kazakhstan tomorrow morning without reinforcement Jordan Clarkson, who is expected to arrive also tomorrow morning here in Jakarta.....»»

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Germany creates 3rd gender identity for records: ‘diverse’

BERLIN — Germany’s Cabinet has approved a third gender option for official records that will allow people to be registered as “diverse,” complying with a Supreme Court ruling. In November, the Federal Constitutional Court decided that people must be allowed to be entered in records as neither male nor female, ordering authorities to create a […].....»»

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Italians mad over bridge collapse that killed 38

What will you do if you're driving on a bridge that is collapsing?.....»»

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300 priests molested over 1,000 children

Scandal hits Philadelphia archdiocese......»»

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Bela and JC’s wrong kind of love

By Kathleen A. Llemit We always think of love as something to save or help us. But my takeaway from this film is that love is the reason for my character to be broken apart so she can fix herself by herself. Love doesn’t only put you together, it also breaks you apart. Don’t expect […].....»»

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Ayala submits proposal for nat’l ID system

The three-company consortium proposed the develop of the project “that will provide a safe and secure identification. A consortium led by Ayala Corp. and Aboitiz Equity Ventures on Tuesday submitted an unsolicited proposal to the Philippine Statistics Authority to develop and design a national ID system. In a disclosure, Ayala said aside from Aboitiz InfraCapital […].....»»

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Heroes saved the children

The military is thankful to the gallant sacrifice of five militiamen under the Civilian Armed Forces Geographical Unit (CAFGU) and their Army commander who gave their lives to stop a bloodbath involving thousands of innocent children in the city of Lamitan. Last 31 July a van carrying a bomb exploded at checkpoint in Lamitan, instantly […].....»»

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PNP unveils new recruitment system

With many rookie policemen engaging in criminal activities, the Philippine National Police (PNP) yesterday launched what it hopes will be a “foolproof” system of weeding out misfits from its recruits. A day after pushing PNP control of police academies training commissioned and non-commissioned officers, PNP chief Director General Oscar Albayalde focused on the training system […].....»»

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CoA flags DoLE fund transfer

It was further disclosed that the implementation of the projects funded by DoLE failed to comply with CoA Circular 94-013 The Commission on Audit (CoA) flagged the Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) for its alleged failure to liquidate nearly P3.5 billion in fund transfers made to various government agencies last year. In the recently […].....»»

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Raising long term funds

There are situations however when the financing needs are unique. The Build, Build, Build thrust of the administration is one example The Philippine economy, notwithstanding the recent noise about inflation and its malodorous effects, is still very much in good shape and is poised to continue expanding. Businesses are strongly positioned and when a business […].....»»

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Filipinos seek more meaningful purchases

These numbers indicate that Filipino Prosumers have truly realized the power they have in influencing not just the marketplace but society as a whole. It is no longer enough that merchandise are of good quality and competitively priced but socially responsible as well, a consumer survey that included Filipinos has uncovered. According to Emerging Shifts […].....»»

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BTr re-issues 5-year T-Bond

The demand for five-year money proved strong on Tuesday as the Bureau of the Treasury awarded in full re-issued five-year Treasury bonds, the same ones it rejected on 26 June this year. The re-issued bonds were awarded at an averaged rate of 5.902 percent, higher by 31 basis points compared to the rejected rate of […].....»»

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Ayala lender targets wider consumer access

BPI actively seeks and creates innovative solutions to cater the specific needs of the market An Ayala-owned lending subsidiary recently vowed to push for greater financial access for the self-employed microentrepreneur and reaching out to them via competitive loan rates as it endeavors to achieve a wider physical footprint. At the recent opening of the […].....»»

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Cut recrimination

Not only is coordination sorely lacking among agencies in President Rodrigo Duterte’s signature war on drugs but there also seems to be an absence of the exchange of notes with their foreign counterparts. Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña in so many words said the shabu shipment worth an estimated P6.8 billion that slipped past agencies involved […].....»»

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Safety: What to do during a flood

The Department of Energy advises the public to do the following when flooding occurs. 1. ALWAYS HAVE FLASHLIGHTS FULLY CHARGED OR BATTERIES READY Flooding may occur at night. Avoid using kerosene-fueled wick lamps. Kerosene that may be accidentally spilled floats on water and may cause fire. 2.IMMINENT FLOOD If you think your home may become […].....»»

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