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Saturday, 15 December 2018

Business

‘PH economy investment-driven’

The country’s push for sustainable growth by investing in tools, equipment, capital stock and others that make long-haul expansion possible, significantly improved over the...

‘Ample supply, not tax cuts prices’

Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez on Monday said slashing the tax on imported meat, fish, vegetables and other goods should only have “minimum effect” on...

Filipinos prefer RE over coal

Pulse Asia confirmed recent survey results that showed a majority of Filipinos are dissatisfied with the price of their electricity. According to the survey, 84...

Network expansion boosts speed, revenues

PLDT and its wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) have accelerated the rollout of the group’s fixed and wireless networks, boosting data speeds and...

ADB extends $300M loan for PPP

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $300 million policy-based loan to support the country’s efforts to strengthen the framework under which the...

Venezuelans jittery over economic reforms

Residents across Venezuela’s capital spent a nervous weekend bracing for dramatic measures that President Nicolas Maduro has announced to rescue a downward-spiraling economy, including...

Euro-2 option enhances competition

Energy Secretary Afonso Cusi again clarified the directive for oil firms to provide Euro-2 compliant diesel fuel is meant to provide a cheaper diesel...

Unique identification: Best of all worlds

A few weeks back, I wrote an article on how the barcode positively affects the way we do business by means of facilitating seamless...

Peso stays strong, local shares shed on profit-taking

The peso gained against the US dollar on Monday.