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Monday, August 21, 2017

Peso will not free fall, will take care of itself – BSP chief

THE Philippine peso again closed to its fresh 11-year low to a US dollar Friday but Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Nestor A....

Japan turns over ‘green’ charcoal factory in Cagayan

THE government of Japan is funding a project to help over 5,750 farmers and households in Baggao, Cagayan to raise their income through charcoal...

BMI keeps 6.3% GDP forecast for PH in 2017

A UNIT of Fitch Group said the Philippine economy faces risks as a result of the latest weakness in the financial markets but maintained...

Palawan solon wants third district mining-free

A BILL filed in the Lower House is seeking the immediate declaration of the Third Palawan District as a "mining-free zone" to protect and...

Small firms in Palawan get business tutorial, coaching

A TOTAL 150 micro- and small-enterprises (MSEs) from Palawan attended a business coaching seminar under the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Puerto...

HERE & THERE

Bill sets July 25 as ‘National Campus Press Freedom Day’

THE House of Representatives this week approved on second reading House Bill 6024, declaring July 25 of every year as “National Campus Press Freedom...

Airport cop ‘saves’ OFW

Genuine agrarian reform