ATLANTA, May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On May 4, J.M. Huber Corporation (“Huber”) signed a definitive agreement with RHI Magnesita (“RHIM”) to acquire their 50% ownership stake in the companies’ 50/50 joint venture, MAGNIFIN Magnesiaprodukte GmbH & Co. KG (“MAGNIFIN”). This transaction is expected …Read More
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The following is an extract from the “CNH Industrial 2021 first quarter results” press release. The complete press release can be accessed by visiting the media section of the CNH Industrial corporate website: https://www.cnhindustrial.com/
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The ongoing construction of an 11.85-kilometer Sta. Maria-Mallig-Upper Atok farm-to-market road (FMR) in Flora, Apayao is seen to boost economic livelihood and help resolved insurgency in the area once completed.
The PHP195 million project is under the World Bank-supported Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) with …Read More
Health Secretary Francisco Duque III deserves to be praised by President Rodrigo Duterte because he continues to discharge his duty despite public criticism, Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo said on Wednesday.
Panelo came to the defense of Duque after senators scoffed at Duterte for …Read More
A total of 19 former rebels who surrendered in Antique last year received livelihood settlement grants from the government.
Each of the returnees received PHP20,000, which will be used to finance their proposed projects, such as livestock production, merchandising, and fishing, the Department of Social …Read More
President Rodrigo Duterte has chosen Lt. Gen. Guillermo Eleazar as the new chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP), Malacañang announced on Wednesday.
“We confirm that President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has signed the appointment of PLTGEN Guillermo Eleazar as the new chief of the Philippine …Read More
Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade on Wednesday expressed optimism on the current developments at the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) after leading the inauguration of the new PHP222-million taxiway at the country’s second-busiest air hub.
“The new taxiway will increase the capacity of MCIA …Read More
Lt. Gen. Guillermo Lorenzo T. Eleazar on Wednesday expressed his “sincerest gratitude” to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte for choosing him to be the next chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP).
This, after Malacañang confirmed on Wednesday that Duterte has signed Eleazar’s appointment to replace …Read More
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is expected to keep its accommodative stance this 2021 since inflation is expected to remain elevated most of the year.
In a report following the release of the April inflation rate on Wednesday, which was unchanged at 4.5 percent …Read More
Over 2 million Filipinos have been vaccinated at least one dose against the coronavirus, with 320,586 persons fully vaccinated, a health official reported Wednesday.
In a televised public briefing, Health Undersecretary Myrna Cabotaje said those who have received the required two doses of Covid-19 jabs …Read More
Department of Justice (DOJ) Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Wednesday confirmed that an internal investigation is ongoing over the “baklas passport” human trafficking scheme involving rogue immigration bureau officials.
“We’ll disclose the contents as soon as we find a substantial basis to proceed to a formal …Read More
The Diocese of Dumaguete through its Diocesan Electoral Board (DEB) will be joining the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) year-long preparations for the May 9, 2022 presidential and national elections.
DEB convenor Msgr. Julius Perpetuo S. Heruela, in an interview Wednesday afternoon, said …Read More
Mayor Maria Isabelle Climaco-Salazar said Wednesday that all travelers coming to this city must register in the Safe, Swift, and Smart Passage (S-PaSS) travel management system.
Salazar said the full adoption of the S-PaSS is mandated by the national government, pursuant to the National Inter-Agency …Read More
In partnership with the Freedom of Information-Project Management Office under Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO), the National Archives of the Philippines (NAP) gears up to conduct a series of Electronic Records Management Policy (ERMP) rollout starting Wednesday via Zoom platform.
Representatives from the national and …Read More
More doses of Russian-made Sputnik V vaccines are set to arrive in the second or third week of this month, according to National Task Force (NTF) against Covid-19 Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. on Wednesday.
“Naka-iskedyul na more or less mayroon tayong 1 million doses this …Read More
To maintain unhampered public service amid the pandemic, a new modular hemodialysis facility was launched at the National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI) in Quezon City on Wednesday.
According to its Facebook page, the Quezon City government said the new facility has 20 dialysis stations …Read More
Agriculture Secretary William Dar is looking to expand the country’s agricultural imports, particularly coconut products, to Germany.
In a virtual meeting on Wednesday, Dar met with German Ambassador to the Philippines Anke Reiffenstuel to discuss agricultural cooperation and trade between the Philippines and Germany on …Read More
People are putting up community pantries not just because Filipinos are naturally helpful to others, but also understand that the government needs their support in assisting the poor, Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo said on Wednesday.
Panelo shrugged off fresh allegations that community pantries …Read More
At least 79,925 indigent senior citizens in Caraga Region have received over PHP239.7 million in social pension in the first four months of the year, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said Wednesday.
“The 79,925 indigent senior citizens already received PHP3,000 each during …Read More
Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Wednesday lauded the decision of the Professional Regulations Commission (PRC) to move the nursing licensure examination (NLE) to an earlier date.
In a statement, he said this will give fresh graduates who will pass the test, the chance to …Read More
The Samar provincial government has reset the date for the formal switch-on of the San Juanico Bridge aesthetic lighting project.
The need for some modification pushed the project’s revised completion date, Samar tourism operations officer John Michael Cristobal said in a phone interview Wednesday.
“We …Read More
The Spanish Embassy in Manila is hosting a free online concert called the Guitarras del Mundo (World Guitars) to join the Philippines in celebrating the quincentennial of the first circumnavigation of the world.
The Spanish Embassy on Wednesday said the event would be streamed on …Read More
Chinese President Xi Jinping said former Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonio Carpio and former Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario practically gave Philippine islands as a “gift” to China, President Rodrigo Duterte said.
In a pre-recorded speech late Monday night, Duterte lashed out at Carpio and …Read More
The Philippine Guarantee Corporation (PhilGuarantee) has continued to grow its program for viable but pandemic-hit micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) for the third straight month since its launch in December 2020, with a total of PHP1.47 billion in loans guaranteed as of end-March this …Read More
A tricycle driver who returned a bag containing PHP20,000 is earning the praises of various sectors here.
Jervin Udarte Abuzo went to the City Information Office (CIO) after he recovered a bag left by one of his passengers on May 4.
Aside from the cash, …Read More
There is nothing wrong with President Rodrigo Duterte using profanities, Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo said on Wednesday.
It is only normal for Duterte to curse, especially when he is angry over the unabated activities of corrupt government personnel, drug offenders, and criminals, Panelo …Read More
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has denied the request of Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Gen. Debold Sinas, to make the national police clearance a requirement in the department’s transactions, saying it is a form of red tape.
In a letter to the …Read More
The Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila (PLM) will soon conduct a limited face-to-face class after they got the clearance from the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) on May 4.
The city government of Manila that runs the university posted on Facebook that because of the …Read More
The Philippine National Police (PNP) has a safer version of a community pantry with their men directly distributing goods to target recipients instead of having people flock to an area to get their needs for the day.
Col. Gilbert Gorero, director of the Iloilo Police …Read More
The provincial government is increasing to 700 per day the testing capacity of its molecular laboratory (MoLab), from the current 300 capacity.
Governor Melchor Diclas on Wednesday said the training of the other medical technologists of the province-run Benguet General Hospital (BeGH), who will process …Read More
Various multisectoral groups on Wednesday urged The Netherlands government anew to stop coddling Communist Party of the Philippines – New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) founding chair Jose Maria “Joma” Sison along with his comrades and let them face the raps filed against them in the Philippines.…Read More
The Philippines has barred the entry of travelers coming from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka from May 7 to May 14 to curb the spread of a reported “double mutant” coronavirus strain found in India.
Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, through memorandum released Wednesday, added …Read More
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) launched Wednesday the national artificial intelligence (AI) roadmap which made the Philippines be one of the first 50 countries in the world to have a national strategy and policy on AI.
DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez said AI adoption …Read More
The commander of the Army’s 6th Infantry Division honored Wednesday the personnel wounded in the campaign against lawless elements in the province.
Major General Juvymax Uy, 6th ID chief and commander of Joint Task Force Central, awarded medals of heroism to seven members of 14th …Read More
Some 200 persons with disabilities (PWDs) here have received agricultural products and other food items from the Katuwang sa Diwa at Gawa ngayong Pandemya (Kadiwa) on Wheels community pantry of the Department of Agriculture (DA).
In an interview on Wednesday, PWD Affairs Office focal person …Read More
The recent improvements made to Calbayog Airport in Samar are seen to contribute to the “development and economic revitalization” of Eastern Visayas through its role of offloading air traffic from neighboring Tacloban Airport, according to a transport official on Wednesday.
In a speech during Calbayog …Read More
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) in South Cotabato province is set to resume its satellite registration activities in the barangays to cater to more prospective voters.
Lawyer Jay Gerada, Comelec-South Cotabato supervisor, said Wednesday that the city and municipal election officers are currently coordinating with …Read More
Muntinlupa’s city government on Wednesday began rolling out its vaccination program using 3,000 doses of the Russia-made coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine, Sputnik V, which was donated by the national government.
In outdoor ceremonies at the Ospital ng Muntinlupa (OsMun) grounds in Alabang, Mayor Jaime …Read More
High liquidity situation in the domestic economy resulted in another decline in the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’ (BSP) term deposit facility (TDF) rates.
The average rate of the seven-day facility fell to 1.7314 percent and the 14-day facility’s rate to 1.7486 percent, data released by …Read More
Amid the public’s clamor to bring down the high power costs in Cebu, the Visayan Electric Co. Inc. (VECO), the biggest power distributor here, cited key factors that drive the seemingly high electricity bills of consumers.
VECO president and chief operating officer Raul Lucero said …Read More
The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) slipped for the fourth consecutive day on Wednesday while the peso touched the 47-level against the greenback.
The main equities gauge lost 0.94 percent, or 59.46 points, to 6,299.69 points.
All Shares declined by 0.62 percent, or 24.39 points, …Read More
Four suspects in the killing of a village chief in Negros Oriental on Wednesday were nabbed in Vallehermoso town, police said.
Sketchy investigation reports said the four are allegedly guns-for-hire and hail from Mindanao.
No other information was made available yet but the suspects are …Read More
The country’s overall tally of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) recoveries climbed to 993,042 on Wednesday with 8,961 new recovered cases.
The latest data from the Department of Health (DOH) showed the figure is equivalent to a 92.5-percent recovery rate out of the 1,073,555 accumulative total …Read More
Cases for violating the liquor ban that have been filed in court will proceed even if the prohibition has been lifted, the spokesperson of the Antique Provincial Police Office (APPO) said on Wednesday.
“The violators who have cases filed already in court will still have …Read More
Mayor Evelio Leonardia has described as “heartwarming” the commendation received by the city government from the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) for its functional and efficient response to the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
“It is richly deserved by our government workers …Read More