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Saturday, 20 October 2018

Business

Network upgrades boost Cebu Sun LTE

Sun subscribers in Cebu can look forward to improved mobile connectivity as leading telecom and digital service provider PLDT expands Long Term Evolution (LTE)...

Tobacco group at wit’s end

Tobacco farmers under the Northern Luzon Alliance (NLA) are increasingly fearful of their future and are at their wit’s end on new proposals raising...

Fuel subsidy for PUJ on hold

Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno on Wednesday said the Duterte administration is putting on hold the scheduled hike in the fuel subsidy program for the...

Corporate income tax reform bill to create 1.4-M jobs

Some 1.4 million jobs are seen created between 2021 and 2029 when the corporate income tax (CIT) will have been cut by a third...

Israeli helps Manila find oil

Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi attended on Wednesday the ceremonial signing of the Petroleum Service Contract (PSC) for Area 4 (East Palawan Basin) of the...

EU could extend UK’s post-Brexit transition

Ireland’s foreign minister says the European Union is open to extending Britain’s post-Brexit transition period so that a permanent solution can be found to...

Global bourses rise on strong US earnings

Global stock markets mostly rose Tuesday as tensions in bond markets eased and several major US companies reported strong earnings, shifting attention from the...

‘TRAIN 2 suspension meant to anchor inflation expectations’

Finance Assistant Secretary Tony Lambino on Tuesday clarified that while the early suspension of the second tranche of excise tax reforms on fuel may...

TESDA budget nearly doubles in 2019

From the cash-based equivalent budget of P7.6 billion in 2018, the proposed budget of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) for 2019...