Quezon City, Metro mayors address overpricing of commodities

The Quezon City government’s Market Development and Administration Department (MDAD) has issued a notice of violation to 111 market vendors for overpricing from January...

Groups urge govt to focus on economic recovery, not Charter change

Instead of amending the Constitution, the government should focus its attention on ensuring the Philippine economy will have a safer rebound amid the positive...

PH economy expected to grow by 6.5% this year

The Philippine economy is expected to recover to around 6.5 percent this year, which largely depends on the re-opening of the domestic economy and...

ADB: Continued support for MSMEs needed amid repeated lockdowns

Nearly a year after the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) outbreak, the pandemic continues to pose a significant risk to micro, small and medium enterprises...

Makati City is richest LGU for 3rd straight year

Makati City is again the richest local government unit (LGU) in the Philippines for the third straight year after its assets reached P233.78 billion in...

PEZA records P95 billion in investments in freeport, export processing zones for 2020

The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) announced on Thursday that it had approved P95.03 billion worth of investment in 2020, or a decline of 18 percent from the P117.5-billion projects approved the...

IMEE: DTI STUCK WITH FAIRY-TALE FOOD PRICES

Senator Imee Marcos said the Department of Trade and Industry’s suggested retail prices for food will remain a “fairy tale” due to animal disease...

Govt aims to further increase rice production in 2021

The Department of Agriculture (DA) aims to further improve the country’s rice productivity and adequacy levels this year, boosted by the combined outcomes of...

General motors changes logo to show its push for electric vehicles

General Motors is changing its corporate logo with the tagline "Everybody In" to reflect its evolution into electric vehicles, the company said on Friday....

Expect higher billing from Meralco in January

THE Manila Electric Company (Meralco) will impose an upward rate adjustment in January, resulting in higher electricity bills for consumers for the month. In a press briefing on...