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Fly-by-night travel agencies p

October 20, 2017
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The Philippine Travel Agencies Association (PTAA) warned the public against fly-by-night travel agencies that have proliferated with travel becoming increasingly available to most Filipinos.

MICT primed for super-sized sh

October 20, 2017
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MICT preps for International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) is set to commission five additional quay cranes, two of which are neo-Panama,  by 2019 at the Manila International Container Terminal (MICT).

LPG company’s income up 32%

October 20, 2017
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Listed firm Pryce Corp. (PPC) reporteda 32 percent growth in its consolidated net income for the first nine months of the year to P942.69 million, fromP712.49 million a year ago, on higher sales of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG).

Airline mounts more Asean fli

October 20, 2017
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Philippine Air Asia yesterday launched three new international flights to strengthen its position as an Asean  airline .

PH firms turn to ‘native’ adve

October 20, 2017
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Philippine brands are set to invest more heavily on native advertising next year, spurring optimism among influencers, who expect their incomes to at least double, and publishers, who forecast that more than half of their revenues will come from native ads.

Telco offers low call rates to

October 20, 2017
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Globe Telecom has partnered with the Luneta Seafarers Welfare Foundation (LUSWELF) in offering  lower call and text rates for seafarers.

Money transfer firm adds 1,200

October 20, 2017
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Western Union has expanded its national retail network in the Philippines with the addition of 1,200 new agent locations.

Water concessionaire honored a

October 20, 2017
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West Zone concessionaire Maynilad Water Services, Inc. (Maynilad) was recognized for its best practices in energy efficiency and conservation at the Asean Energy Awards 2017 held during the 35th ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting in Pasay City. 
 

Carrier names new VP

October 20, 2017
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Philippine Airlines recently announced the appointment of Jose E. L. Perez de Tagle as vice president for Corporate Communications effective Oct. 1,  2017.

PH strengthens reinsurance ini

October 20, 2017
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The Philippines has teamed up with other member-states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) to improve catastrophic reinsurance initiatives that will help communities across the region recover faster from the impact of natural disasters and other adverse effects of climate change.

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Column of the Day

Laguna de Bae and its knifefish

By DAHLI ASPILLERA | October 20,2017
‘Bureau of Fisheries & Aquatic Resources--BFAR (Kawanihan ng mga Pangisdaan at mga Yamang-Tubig) is the agency under the Department of Agriculture responsible for the development, improvement, management and conservation of our fisheries and aquatic resources.’

Opinion of the Day

Duterte’s fixations

By ELLEN TORDESILLAS | October 20, 2017
‘To generalize OFW families as dysfunctional is to malign the hardworking Filipinos whom we pay tribute to as our modern day heroes.’