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BSP: Inflation ‘under control’

Business Vehicle sales last month pegged at 20,702 units, a surge of 87.7 percent from 11,029 units in March 2020 when the lockdown was first imposed. Photo by PNA

Vehicle sales turn around in Q1

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Business About 1.5 million jobs were lost based on the sectors not allowed to operate during the ECQ. Photo by PNA

MECQ to restore 0.5 million jobs

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Business Photo: forbes.com

Billionaire sued in NYC for $296M

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Business Seventy percent of customers in Jolilibee’s latest UK stores are now locals. Photo: dfa.gov.ph

Jollibee boosts presence in Europe

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Business Vegetable season starts this month. Photo by PNA

Veggie prices down in April

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Business Information Technology and Business Process Management is one of the key sectors in the Phiippines being pushed by the Trade Department as destination of foreign investments. Photo by PNA

Euro investments hit P23.43B in 2020

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Business The northbound section of the Skyway Extension project has been structurally completed, with asphalt-laying set to be done soon. Photo by PNA

Northbound Skyway extension to open soon

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Business Government spending especially on infrastructure would be needed more to pump-prime the economy. Photo by PNA

More infra spending sought

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Business DTI supports scaling back of some activities that were recently reopened or expanded due to rising cases of Covid 19. Photo by PNA

Reopened cinemas, other shops close anew

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Business The Energy Department envisions the country to be the liquefied natural gas hub in Southeast Asia. Photo by PNA

Check out LNG in PH, investors urged

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Business Banks have extended a total of P713.6 billion in agri-agra credit as of end-December 2020 but even with such amount, they were still unable to comply with the mandatory agri-agra credit. Photo by PNA

Banks pay dearly for not following law

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Business Supplying close to 20 percent of the country’s population through its critical businesses in power, banking and financial services, food, land, and infrastructure, including cement manufacturing, Aboitiz will continue to rise above the challenge and deliver on its commitments. Photo by PNA

Aboitiz raises capex to back PH recovery

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Business TEC is in the Philippines to provide its internationally renowned premium service for domestic and multinational businesses eyeing for first-class flexible workplace solutions within prime locations and prestigious office addresses. Photo by tec.com

Global workplace provider enters PH

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Business The Trade Department will now focus on assisting exporters to fully utilize benefits of the RCEP agreement. Photo by PNA

Tap opportunities in RCEP, exporters urged

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Foreign loans key to PH vax program

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Business The country is gradually getting back the jobs lost due to the pandemic but the smaller progress in the past quarter indicates further reopening of the economy is required. Photo by PNA

Reopening economy needed to fix unemployment

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Business Intensified implementation of workplace health protocols was recently sought as the country breached anew the 3,000 mark of daily Covid-19 cases. Photo by PNA

Workplace health protocols pressed

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Business The Philippines is still building its capacity to meet power demand and ensure sufficient reserve. Photo by PNA

PH not ready for carbon tax

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Business The government remains committed to assisting women-led MSMEs and aspiring entrepreneurs who will be champions to push for the economy’s growth to pre-Covid levels and beyond. Photo by PNA

Women entreps to lead economic recovery

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Business A huge portion of collection from excise taxes is used by the government to fund its health programs. Photo by PNA.

Excise tax collection hits P17.57B in Feb

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Prudent use of resources key to recovery

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Business One of the challenges of Indian pharmaceutical firms in the Philippines is the slow approval of products’ registration by the Food and Drug Administration. Photo by PNA

PH laws ‘unfriendly’ to foreign investors

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Business Glovax is in talks with the Department of Trade and Industry and the Board of Investments for the possible investment for next-generation Covid-19 vaccine production facility.

New anti-Covid 19 vax to be made in PH?

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Business Increase in imports, manufacturing, and other business and economic activities would lead to some pick up in loan demand. Photo by PNA

Vax rollout to hike bank lending

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Business Coca-Cola is investing in more production capacity primarily in its Sta. Rosa, Laguna plant. Photo: Facebook

Coca-Cola raises stake by P3.06B

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Business AllHome also opened a branch in Santiago, Isabela. Photo: Facebook

AllHome boosts presence in Isabela

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Business Without any competition in providing internet services at Twin Oaks Place, residents are forced to pay higher prices for slower speed and unreliable internet connection. Photo by PNA

Developer rapped over exclusive internet deal

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Business Beware of illegal investment activities disquised as cryptocurrency trading. Photo by PNA

Warning up against fake cryptocurrency trading

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Business Feeding through into household expenditure, the fiscal stimulus will propel economic output for 2021. Photo by PNA

Spending to recover this year

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Business A massive inflow of investments that will create more jobs is seen to follow after the implementation of the landmark tax and incentives reform bill. Photo by PNA

2M jobs eyed via CREATE bill

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Business Investments in agriculture create jobs, improve output, and lower price pressures. Photo by Neda

Agri dev’t to boost PH resilience

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Business Meat has been identified as the main driver of upticks in the domestic inflation rate in the past four months. Photo by PNA

Inflation up 4.2% in Jan. 2021

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Business Lifeline consumers, those consuming below 100 kilowatt hours per month, comprise 32 percent of distribution utilities’ consumer base. Photo by PNA

No power disconnection policy extended

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Business Of the total amount to be financed, around $15.44 billion is for the emergency requirements for Covid-19 response, while the remaining $1.62 billion is for other initiatives including ‘Build, Build, Build’ infrastructure projects. Photo by PNA

$17.06B financing tapped for key projects

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Asian countries asked to rebuff Bloomberg’s policy interference

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Business PAL jets stand idly in a parking area at Ninoy Aquino International Airport – victims of the coronavirus pandemic which has hobbled the global airlines industry this past year. Photo: Panay News

2,300 workers to lose jobs in PAL

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Business The government expects to see more investments in road, ports, and telecommunications infrastructure as well as investment commitments in water and power sectors. Photo by PNA

P1.24T investment pledges eyed

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GSIS pension loan limit up to 500K

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Business TMP invested P4.5 billion for the logistics hub located in its 32-hectare facility near Batangas Port, the gateway to imported vehicles. Photo by Toyota.com.ph

Toyota to open Batangas logistics hub in Q4

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Business PHO24’s expansion in the country provides Filipino foodies with distinctly different pho meals that are both tasty and nutritious. Photo by FB

Food chain opening 100 stores in PH

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Business There is need for lawmakers to “act on something that is doable” and “immediately achievable.” Photo by PNA

Open economy to foreign investors, lawmakers told

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Business Manila Mayor Isko Moreno welcomes in his city the new distribution center of Coca-Cola Beverages Philippines Inc. Photo by FB

Bottling firm expands in Manila

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Business The BOC reached its 100-percent accomplishment rate on fully automating its frontline services. Photo by PNA

BOC automation lauded

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Business The financial system is in a strong position to both weather the significant economic effect caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and support the country’s economic recovery. Photo by PNA

Banks still resilient – BSP

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Public warned vs Masa Mart

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Business The grant will support the implementation of infrastructure projects and other development initiatives of the Duterte administration. Photo by PNA

China grants P3.72B for PH infra projects

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Business Lockdowns, limited economic activity, and weak consumer demand amid the pandemic were blamed for the decline in the sales of imported vehicles. Photo by PNA

Pandemic further drops sales of imported vehicles

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Business Photo by DARREN LANGIT

Telcos face penalties for online child abuse

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Business While the initiative for Cha-cha aims to lift certain restrictions in the economy, there are pending bills that can push for economic liberalization. Photo: PNA

Businessmen oppose Cha-Cha

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Business Around 57 million Filipinos will benefit from the funds allocated by the national government for the vaccination program. Photo: PNA

P75B enough for vaccine acquisition–DOF

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Business Last year’s collection of the two agencies was P246.39 billion or 11.27 percent over the P2.187-trillion revised target set by the Development Budget Coordination Committee on July 23, 2020. Photo: PNA

Collection agencies breach targets despite pandemic

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Business Photo: AsiaOne / Abante TNT

DITO scolded for ‘myopic’ mindset

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Business Contributing to output volume decline is the on-going lockdown restrictions and poor weather conditions. Photo: PNA

Factories’ output down

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Business Photo: PNA

Easing quarantine, vaccine deployment pushed

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Proper use of P838B anti-Covid budget vowed

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Business Campos with wife Makati City Mayor Abby Binay and daughter Martina Photo: FB abby.binay

Delinquent telcos face P365M fines

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Business Spending that includes various Covid 19 financial assistance and recovery measures pushed the budget deficit up. Photo: PNA

Budget deficit balloons to P1.069T

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Business Smart has increased the number of its base stations and rolled out additional 5G sites as it accelerates its 5G commercial services nationwide. Photo: PNA

Permits for cell sites secured

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SSS defends contribution hike

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No more need for lockdowns

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Time for MGCQ in entire PH–DTI

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22nd Feb 2021

GCash users expand to 33M Filipinos

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5 firms vie for PH energy projects

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Inspiring hope

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3 PH companies make Bloomberg’s GEI

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PH manufacturing turns around

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08th Feb 2021

Spending wisely during pandemic

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Let’s also fight hunger

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01st Feb 2021

Competition policy stays

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25th Jan 2021

Appeal to HLURB, HUDCC

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Brazil loses Ford

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Less quarantine, vaccine deployment

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Tax on imported cars to protect local manufacturers

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Skyway 3 key to PH economic recovery

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