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Monday, 21 January 2019

Business

Beep card hits 1 billionth transaction

The electronic card or e-card that works as a light rail pass reported its 1,000,000,000th transaction just two months short of its third anniversary...

Vehicle sales dropped the most in July

The sale of motor vehicles dropped sharply in July, according to a joint report of the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines, Inc....

Exporters seek support for SME

The umbrella organization of Philippine exporters is asking anew the government to set aside 20 percent of its budget for the conditional cash transfer...

August inflation as high as 6.2%

The rate at which prices change, or inflation, could go as high as 6.2 percent in August, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas said on...

7-mo NG debt hits P7.04T

The Bureau of Treasury said the national government’s (NG) outstanding debt as of end-July this year totaled P7.044 trillion, an increase of P27.4 billion...

GSIS opens ‘rescue loan’

The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) has opened an emergency loan facility for 75,415 active members and old-age pensioners affected by calamities in seven...

DoE to LPG players: Be fair, protect consumers

LPG suppliers have been reminded of their responsibilities to consumers.

Vodafone now India’s top mobile firm

This telco has 400 million subscribers

14th month pay

In the news these days is the Senate bill on 14th month bonus for workers. A bonus is a “voluntary” compensation on top of what...