Economy

Inflation, price hikes mark Duterte’s second year in office

Inflation, price hikes mark Duterte’s second year in office

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Jul 08, 2018

As the inflation rate hit at 5.2 percent last month, a member of Makabayan ​b​loc in the House of Representatives said the number may increase before the end of ​the year ​due to the continuing implementation of the regressive TRAIN or the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion law.

Nutrition celebration highlights household gardening

Nutrition celebration highlights household gardening

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Jul 02, 2018

As the month of July signals the launch of the nationwide Nutrition Month Celebration, the National Nutrition Council (NNC) along with its partnering agencies, is reviving its campaign in promoting household gardening as a means to combat the prevalence of malnutrition particularly among Filipino children.

DOE cracks whip anew on LPG canisters

DOE cracks whip anew on LPG canisters

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Jul 01, 2018

​T​he Department of Energy (DOE) ​here cracked down again on the use of liquefied petroleum gas- ​refilled canisters and confiscated a total of 6, 907 LPG-​in various public markets within the second quarter of the year.

Geeks Unplugged

Geeks Unplugged

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Jun 28, 2018

Technology experts, entrepreneurs, and enthusiasts will come together for the launch of Geeks Unplugged on July 14 at Costa Marina, Samal.

Indonesian Expo to boost direct trading in Mindanao

Indonesian Expo to boost direct trading in Mindanao

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Jun 28, 2018

In addition to indorsing a more active food and beverage exchange between Philippines and Indonesia, organizers of the 2nd Indonesia Expo said they will also promote direct trading of goods to revitalize the Davao-General Santos-Bitung trade route launched last year.