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Monday, 19 November 2018

Business

Investors want ‘more aggressive’ BSP against inflation

Despite the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’ (BSP) recent decision to hike interest rates, a need for a “more hawkish tone” from the agency is...

Like ‘Star Trek’: voice shopping as new frontier

Hey, Google, order a large pizza! Alexa, I need vitamins! Voice shopping using smart speakers and smartphone apps is starting to gain traction among consumers,...

RCBC unit unveils digital lending in Mindanao

"Digital transaction cuts the costs for customers and the bank. When you lend to a rural area, you should provide them the convenience of...

Clean energy to lighten up 10 NE towns

Ten municipalities of Nueva Ecija will soon power their homes and businesses with clean and renewable energy after Nueva Ecija II Electric Cooperative, Inc....

Labor contracting, casting the stone (Part 2)

Others may argue that such arrangements still give employment to a large segment of the population and, thus, alleviate the unemployment situation in...

Dominguez in Tokyo infra roadshow

Dominguez and Pernia will lead members of the “Build, Build, Build” team in discussing the progress of the flagship projects. A Philippine delegation led by...

Malaysia power shift hits China infrastructure drive

The project was in its early stages and had not yet received any Chinese funding as part of “One Belt, One Road.” Malaysia was once...

US, China firms brace for escalating trade war

Companies and trade groups in the US and China have expressed concern over how the escalating trade spat between the world’s two biggest economies...

The MRT-3 conundrum

In other words, this one railway project had yielded a series of complications that essentially robs the riding public of an efficient transport system...