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The cost of indebtedness

Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. expressed the sentiment of many Filipinos when he tweeted that China should “get the f*** out” of the West Philippine Sea......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarMay 4th, 2021

EDITORIAL - The cost of incoherence

Even after a flurry of diplomatic protests filed by the Philippines, the country’s “real friend” China had 287 militia vessels deployed over several features in Palawan’s Kalayaan Islands as of last Sunday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News18 hr. 21 min. ago

Philippines remittance cost among lowest – World Bank

Sending money to the Philippines remains among the cheapest globally, benefiting an economy reliant on remittances sent by overseas Filipino workers, the World Bank said......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated News21 hr. 51 min. ago

DOF: P20 billion needed for youth vaccination

It will cost the government P20 billion to procure additional COVID-19 vaccines needed to inoculate minors aged 12 to 17, Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 13th, 2021

Tax deductions pushed to offset cost of WFH setup

Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian is pushing for tax deductions to offset the cost of those doing their jobs under the work-from-home (WFH) setup or are using hybrid work arrangements......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 8th, 2021

PSBank posts net income of P439-million in 1st quarter of 2021

Philippine Savings Bank’s (PSBank) pre-provision operating profit was up 8% to P1.61 billion from a year ago owing to an increase in other operating income, reduction in expenses, and improved margins arising from reduced cost of funds. As the bank sustained its conservative provisioning strategy with a 39% increase versus last year, PSBank posted P439-million […] The post PSBank posts net income of P439-million in 1st quarter of 2021 appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Inflation may surge to 7% as global crude prices rise

The government needs to open up public transportation to reduce the cost of mobility, especially in Metro Manila, as economists yesterday warned inflation may shoot up to seven percent within the year......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Avelo Airlines: Launch of New Low-Cost US

Avelo Airlines is the new low-cost airline of the United StatesStarted at the beginning It will fly along the west coast of that country and.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

House bill makes government pork industry middleman

The government must buy at high cost and sell at low prices in order to protect the local hog industry from possible collapse while keeping pork products affordable to consumers, an economist-lawmaker said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2021

On Earth Day, environmental groups decry foreign plunder of mineral and marine resources

“With government pronouncements that the influx of 100 new projects would generate P21 billion ($433 million) worth of revenue, it is estimated that this will cost around P210 billion ($4.3 billion) worth of minerals that will be shipped offshore instead of circulated in the domestic economy.” The post On Earth Day, environmental groups decry foreign plunder of mineral and marine resources appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2021

In Brazil, graveyard shift reveals staggering cost of pandemic

In almost three decades of working in Sao Paulo's largest cemetery, the oldest gravediggers can't remember performing more than 10 night burials......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 21st, 2021

A reader’s take on hog import relaxation

Public interest must be served by providing adequate supply of basic needs, like food at affordable cost even if it means importing......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

$40-M COVAX Plant to be Built in Bulacan

The COVID-19 vaccines (COVAX) maker Dr. Zen Biotech, Inc. plans to put up a manufacturing plant in First Bulacan Industrial Estate in Malolos City. The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez presented the upcoming construction of the COVAX manufacturing facility on Thursday. Dr. Zen Biotech, Inc. Manufacturing plant will project cost is […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

Government boosts low-cost housing in Mindanao

The government is boosting housing projects in the southern part of the Philippines in a bid to provide underprivileged Filipinos with livable communities......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 17th, 2021

Mass vaccination PH: Throwing away our shots (Part II)

The national government has also allowed private enterprises and local government units (LGUs) to procure vaccines for their constituents and employees provided that they sign a tripartite agreement with the national government and vaccine manufacturers. The tripartite agreement is meant to ensure vaccine manufacturers that the national government would cover indemnification and the cost of adverse effects. The post Mass vaccination PH: Throwing away our shots (Part II) appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsApr 15th, 2021

Luxury fashion, wine most expensive in Manila

Luxury bags, men’s suit and whisky cost the most in Manila based on an annual wealth and lifestyle survey covering 25 major cities worldwide......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Capitulation

This the cost of kowtowing to another country: your fishermen cannot fish and journalists are chased away within your own waters......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 13th, 2021

The cost of Chinese poaching in WPS

Watching what is happening in Myanmar—the people being killed by the military who are sworn to defend them—my mind hearkens back to our Edsa Revolt against the Marcos dictatorship. Myanmar, in free and fair elections, repudiated their military, with its own candidates. The military then essentially mounted a coup, claiming election fraud. In 1986, the […] The post The cost of Chinese poaching in WPS appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 10th, 2021

Cost-benefit ng quarantine

Ang desisyon ng Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) at ni Pangulong Rodrigo Roa Duterte kamakailan na ilagay ang National Capital Region (NCR) at ang mga lalawigan na magkakaugnay dito: ang Bulacan, Rizal, Cavite, at Laguna sa bubble ay batay sa agham at data, na matagal nang ginagawa mula nang magsimula tayong makipaglaban sa COVID-19. The post Cost-benefit ng quarantine first appeared on Abante......»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsApr 6th, 2021

Pandemic deals heavy blow on low-cost carriers

The financial and operational performance of low-cost carriers Cebu Pacific and AirAsia Philippines suffered severely last year due to the pandemic......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 31st, 2021

Skincare for the times

The brand was created by a team led by Nils Johnson, the dynamic founder of Beautylish (a US-based e-commerce platform that retails various global beauty brands) who realized the world has enough products that don’t work and cost too much. The post Skincare for the times appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsMar 25th, 2021