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Wednesday 10 November 2021
REVENUE FIGURES FOR THE THIRD QUARTER OF 2021
AKWEL (FR0000053027, AKW, PEA-eligible), the automotive and HGV equipment and systems manufacturer specialising in fluid and mechanism management, posted consolidated revenue of €699.1m over the first nine months of 2021, up by 7.7%
The House Ways and Means Committee on Thursday approved a substitute bill seeking to reduce or suspend the excise taxes on petroleum products.
The panel, chaired by Albay Representative Joey Salceda, approved the measure that will reduce excise taxes on diesel, kerosene, and liquified petroleum …Read More
The automotive industry in the country continues to grow as sales in the first 10 months of 2021 increased by 23.8 percent compared to the same period last year.
In a joint report Thursday, the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers in the Philippines, Inc. (CAMPI) and …Read More
Higher-than-expected inflation rates in the US and China worried investors, resulting in the negative close of both the Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) and the peso on Thursday.
The main equities index shed 0.60 percent, or 44.03 points, to 7,331.65 points.
All Shares followed with …Read More
Monetary authorities are keeping their 2021-2022 economic assumptions for now amid the higher-than-expected domestic output in the third quarter, citing that downside risks remain up.
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Benjamin Diokno said end-September domestic output, as measured by gross domestic product (GDP), is …Read More
The decision of senators to cut a significant portion of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict’s (NTF-ELCAC) proposed budget for the Barangay Development Project (BDP) for 2022 shows their lack of appreciation of the hardships being experienced by those living in …Read More
The Department of Labor and Employment in Central Visayas (DOLE-7) has released around PHP3.5 million to some 758 beneficiaries of the Tulong Panghanapbuhay sa Ating mga Displaced/Disadvantaged (TUPAD) Program in Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental.
In a statement on Thursday, DOLE-7 regional director Salome Siaton said …Read More
After years of suffering from rotational brownouts, residents of Bantayan Island are now assured of having a steady, stable, and more than sufficient power supply.
This, after local government officials in Cebu and executives from Vivant Corp. inaugurated the new Isla Norte Energy Corp. (INEC) …Read More
Quezon City is among the beneficiaries of the United Kingdom’s £27.5 million (some PHP1.8 billion) funding to help cities across the globe tackle climate change and transition to net-zero by 2050.
“Backed with £27.5 million of new UK government funding, the UK Urban Climate Action …Read More
Farmers from the municipality of Valderrama are recipients of various livelihood projects under the Department of Agriculture Special Area for Agricultural Development (DA-SAAD) program.
SAAD national program director Dr. Myer G. Mula visited the projects particularly its corn and egg production, and chicken layer for …Read More
Returning Filipino workers or Balik Manggagawa (BM) workers are now allowed to go back to Iraq, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) said on Thursday.
In a Laging Handa briefing, POEA chief Bernard Olalia said this came after the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) downgraded …Read More
Cebu’s export zone locators cited government assistance and trusted international delivery partners as key factors in alleviating the impact of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) operating in special economic zones.
John Arffy Ceniza, information officer of Philippine Economic Zone …Read More
The National Tobacco Administration (NTA) reached a new tripartite agreement with farmers and private sector for the tobacco floor price hike, during a two-day virtual Tripartite Consultative Conference that ended on Thursday.
The agreement calls for a PHP3 increase in floor prices per kilogram across …Read More
The Philippine economy’s third-quarter performance and the below five percent positivity rate in Covid-19 cases show that the government’s pandemic response is effective, a ranking government official said Wednesday.
“Nag-expand po ang ating GDP to 7.1 percent at ang positivity rate natin is below 5 …Read More
The lower alert level at the start of the fourth quarter of the year and the reopening of more economic activities support the country’s recovery to the pre-pandemic level, the top trade official said.
Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez said the …Read More
The Department of Budget and Management (DBM), together with the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), and the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO), launched the ‘Angat Lokal PH’ Facebook page to kick-off government’s awareness and information campaign on devolution.
The ‘Angat Lokal PH” …Read More
As agriculture emerges as one of the most reliable sectors in the midst of the global recession, a recipient of the “Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa Program” plans to put up an agriculture business upon her return to Bohol province.
Janice Danlog, 29, said she is …Read More
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Negros Oriental has donated PHP200,000 worth of livelihood kits and snorkeling equipment to the association of “turtle guides” in the world-renowned dive destination, Apo Island, in Dauin town.
Nimfa Virtucio, DTI-Negros Oriental provincial chief, in an interview …Read More
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Region 12 (Soccsksargen) is targeting to generate around PHP10 million in sales in the week-long grand trade expo and products showcase here that will open on November 15.
Robert Orfrecio, chief of DTI-Region 12’s micro, small, and …Read More
Listed food manufacturer Monde Nissin Corp. is adding more manufacturing lines in its Malvar, Batangas plant, banking on the improving economic conditions in the country.
In a briefing Thursday, chief financial officer Jesse Teo said the company earmarked PHP2 billion to add more production lines …Read More
Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Thursday concurred with President Rodrigo Duterte’s position that would-be employers may legally choose job applicants who have been vaccinated against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
“The President is correct. Employers have the prerogative to select whoever they wish to employ …Read More
The Poverty Reduction, Livelihood and Employment Cluster (PRLEC) of the government’s anti-insurgency body, together with its partner agencies nationwide continue to assist indigenous peoples (IPs) and former communist rebels.
PRLEC, which the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) chairs, has been going to far-flung …Read More
After a nearly two-year closure due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, at least 26 cinemas in various malls in Taguig City are set to reopen soon.
In a statement on Thursday, Mayor Lino Cayetano said these include cinemas at the SM Aura, Central …Read More
A measure seeking to improve the quality of student teachers and teachers by further strengthening the Teacher Education Council has hurdled second reading approval at the House of Representatives.
During Wednesday’s plenary session, the chamber passed through voice voting House Bill 1031, or the proposed …Read More
A 17-year-old student from Diffun town in this province has depicted life’s struggles through a miniature shanty.
Macdaryll Malto, a University of the Philippines-Baguio Fine Arts student, said on Thursday he “painstakingly made and finished the miniature craft” as a course requirement to depict social …Read More
Some 115 sea turtle eggs were relocated on Thursday from the Bangui shoreline in Ilocos Norte to a secured hatchery of the Northwind Development Corp. to keep them safe during high tide and protect them from predators.
On Wednesday, at least two nests with 106 …Read More
The Police Regional Office in Eastern Visayas (PRO-8) has welcomed the appointment of Lt. Gen. Dionardo Carlos as the new chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP), citing the official’s accomplishments during his stint as its chief.
PRO-8 director, Brig. Gen. Rommel Bernardo Cabagnot, assures …Read More
The newly unveiled southbound footbridge at the Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (Edsa) and Gil Puyat Ave. (Buendia) intersection in Makati City is seen to help ease “pedestrian traffic” and make the area safe and “seamless” for commuters.
During its inauguration on Thursday, Metropolitan Manila Development …Read More
Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Gen. Guillermo Eleazar on Thursday reminded police officers to begin night patrols to ensure the security and safety of carolers this coming Yuletide Season.
“Ngayong papalapit na ang Kapaskuhan, sigurado akong magsisimula na ang pangangaroling ng mga kabataan na bahagi …Read More
The pressing climate crisis has brought together global rivals China and the US in rare unity, with both pledging to use multilateral processes to avoid catastrophic impacts of the changing climate.
The agreement was announced by China’s special envoy on climate Xie Zhenhua and his …Read More
Outgoing Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, on Thursday encouraged cadets of the PNP Academy (PNPA) to always give their best and not compromise their honor and dignity in serving and protecting the public.
Eleazar made the remark during the testimonial parade and …Read More
Joint operatives arrested in Bagumbayan town, Sultan Kudarat province the rookie policeman who killed a female college student and wounded two others early on Thursday in a boarding house in Koronadal City.
Maj. Felix Fornan, Bagumbayan police chief, said suspect Patrolman Roland Lopez, 29, was …Read More
The son of a congressman here and his companion were gunned down by an unidentified assailant on Thursday afternoon in far-flung Barangay Pagatapat.
Maj. Jerson Estanilla, City Police Station 7 commander, said an investigation is still ongoing to identify the killers of Roland Sherwin Uy, …Read More
A youth group in Caraga Region on Thursday urged Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo to undergo immersion in the grassroots to see the impact of the undertakings implemented through the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC).
Propelling Our Inherited Nation …Read More
Security forces in Negros Occidental have underscored the vital role of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) in the fight against insurgency, with various agencies coming together to implement a whole-of-nation approach to achieve the goal.
They outlined the advantages …Read More
Two suspected drug peddlers were arrested and some five kilograms of marijuana were seized during an anti-illegal drug operation in Mariveles, Bataan on Thursday.
In a police report, Col. Joel K. Tampis, provincial director of the Bataan Police Provincial Office, identified the suspects as Challikis …Read More
Incumbent Quezon City 5th District Councilor Allan T. Francisco has withdrawn his certificate of candidacy (COC) for congressman of the district in next year’s polls.
In an official statement posted on his Facebook page on Thursday, Francisco said he made the decision after undergoing a …Read More
Greater collaboration between the public and private sectors is vital to defeat the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic and mitigate the impact of climate change, President Rodrigo Duterte told the business leaders from the 21 member economies of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) on Thursday.
During …Read More
Some four New People’s army (NPA) rebels laid down their arms before authorities after deciding to abandon their armed struggle in the mountains of Lebak, Sultan Kudarat, the military here announced Thursday.
Lt. Col. Allen Van Estrera, Army’s 37th Infantry Battalion (IB) commander, said the …Read More
A total of 7,248 personnel of Police Regional Office (PRO) 13 (Caraga), or 99.72 percent of their 7,268 personnel, have a received their doses of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines.
Maj. Dorothy Tumulak, the Public Information Officer of PRO-13 told Philippine News Agency on Thursday …Read More
President Rodrigo Duterte is “serious” in eradicating corruption in government, Malacañang said Thursday.
In a virtual presser, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque maintained that Duterte never tolerated any government workers embroiled in corruption scandals.
“Seryoso po tayo sa kampanya laban sa korapsyon. At nakita niyo naman …Read More
More than 40 million Filipinos have completed the Step 2 registration process for acquiring the Philippine Identification (PhilID) or the national ID under the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) project amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
In a statement Wednesday, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said a total …Read More
The Department of Health (DOH) regional office in Bicol on Thursday requested the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) to help local government units (LGUs) in collating their coronavirus disease (Covid-19) vaccination reports to prevent delay in uploading and consolidating their inoculation data.…Read More