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IFC to help PH green building initiative
  | IFC, which is a member of the World Bank Group, is conducting technical studies which will be used in drafting laws requiring new buildings to reduce electricity use. |   | “IFC offers its global technical expertise to help Philippine government units develop th...Full Story
Spat over 2010 hostage tragedy settled; Hong Kong accepts apology
  | HONG KONG. — Hong Kong on Wednesday scrapped travel sanctions against the Philippines after Manila offered an apology and compensation for a hostage tragedy almost four years ago, settling a lengthy diplomatic spat between the two. |   | Hong Kong and the Philip...Full Story
Veco asked to review financial statements
THE Cebu City Council wants the Visayan Electric Co. (Veco) to review its financial statement to make sure it has not overcharged customers in its franchise area. | This, after the council learned that the Manila Electric Co. (Meralco), a distribution utility like Veco,...Full Story
GSIS opens college scholarship for members' kin.. (Government Service Insurance System) ### ?2767xxx1398261172
(Source: Government Service Insurance System) | Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) President and General Manager Robert G. Vergara announced today that the pension fund is now accepting applications for the GSIS Scholarship Program (GSP) for Academic Year 2014-2...Full Story
Obama Visits Japan As 'Asia Pivot' Causes Confusion
US President Barack Obama departs for his week long trip to Asia on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC, April 22, 2014 | US President Barack Obama's Asian tour starts in Japan on Wednesday, lifting the lid on a bubbling cauldron of regional animosities ...Full Story
Philex Mining working toward self-reliant communities (Philex Mining Corporation) ### ?8375xxx1398249457
(Source: Philex Mining Corporation) MGB helping small-scale mining associations obtain permits to operate legally | Officials at Padcal Mines, the Benguet-based gold-and-copper production of Philex Mining Corp., have assured a regulatory body of the company's commitment...Full Story
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Wed 23 Apr 2014
Binay calls for lower carbon emissions
Sun Star VICE President Jejomar Binay on Wednesday called on local government units to make conscientious decisions that will help reduce the country's carbon emissions. | "If carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions are the leading causes of global ...
DTI sees more inbound business missions from Taiwan (Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines) ### ?5520xxx1398240442
noodls (Source: Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines) | Wednesday, April 23, 2014 | With its recent bid to boost Philippine economic relations with Taiwan, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) expects more business oppor...
Businessmen rate DTI “very good” in corruption drive, says SWS (Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines) ### ?6111xxx1398240442
noodls (Source: Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines) | Wednesday, April 23, 2014 | The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has been rated "very good" by businessmen in the country, per result of the 2013 Survey of Enterpri...
DTI hosts 9th Meeting of ACCP (Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines) ### ?2941xxx1398240442
noodls (Source: Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines) | Wednesday, April 23, 2014 | The Philippines, through the Department of Trade and Industry Consumer Protection Group (DTI-CPG), hosts the 9th Meeting of the Association of...
Installation of e-speed limiter in buses and cargo trucks sought (Congress of the Philippines) ### ?9618xxx1398217071
noodls (Source: Congress of the Philippines) | A lawmaker has proposed the installation of a speed limiter in every public bus and cargo truck to address the wanton disregard of traffic laws, especially the prescribed speed limit by public bus and cargo dri...
Solon seeks to maximize untapped potential of MSMEs (Congress of the Philippines) ### ?5622xxx1398217071
noodls (Source: Congress of the Philippines) | Recognizing that micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) have the potential for more employment generation and economic growth that can help provide a self-sufficient industrial foundation for the country, ...
Tue 22 Apr 2014
>Black Diamond Delays Launch Due to Elections in Kurdistan
Seattle Post The Rezhwan Co. Limited located in Erbil Kurdistan said, “There would be a lot of unrest in the country and so advised us to postpone until May 15, 2014. They explained to us that there would be a lot of volatility during this time for voters in th...
A Powerful El Niño Is Developing — Here's How It Will Affect The World's Weather
Business Insider With apologies to Game of Thrones fans, there’s a new climate menace on the prowl: El Niño is coming. | New data released late last week added to the mounting evidence. | By Fall 2014: 75-80% chance we’ll have El Ni&ntild...
Taxation issues
Sun Star WHILE it may be said that the willingness of citizens to be taxed, and to pay their taxes, is one great feature of a nation’s strength among the people, still there is a measure of anathema that the notion of paying taxes has somehow attached itsel...
Mon 21 Apr 2014
Committee to revise real property value, tax rates formed
Sun Star CEBU City Mayor Michael Rama had a change of heart and wants a general revision of real property taxes. | The mayor’s decision came after the Department of Finance's Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) found that the Cebu City’s Schedule of...
Mayor forms committee to revise real property value, tax rates in Cebu City
Sun Star CEBU City Mayor Michael Rama had a change of heart and wants a general revision of real property taxes. | The mayor’s decision came after the Department of Finance's Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) found that the Cebu City’s Schedule of...
Davide promises to raise revenues
Sun Star CEBU Gov. Hilario Davide III vowed to further improve the Provincial Government’s tax collection efficiency and increase its revenues. | Davide said he also hopes to increase the Capitol’s income through economic enterprise, but he pointed out th...
Consumer tips plus more
Sun Star IN WHATEVER you do, always consider safety first. Be Safe with your LPG Tanks - The LPG is considered as one of the major causes of fire. | Don't be the next victim by observing the following safety tips with your LPG tanks: Do not buy dilapidated or...
PH-US Balikatan Exercises to start in May (Armed Forces of the Philippines) ### ?5021xxx1398076640
noodls (Source: Armed Forces of the Philippines) Details Published: 21 April 2014 | CAMP GENERAL EMILIO AGUINALDO, Quezon City - The Armed Forces of the Philippines and U.S. Armed Forces will conduct the 30th iteration of Exercise Balikatan in the country t...
Another milestone for PTTC-PTTC Attains Accreditation Level II Status from CSC-NCR (Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines) ### ?2059xxx1398069437
noodls (Source: Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines) | Monday, April 21, 2014 | The Philippine Trade Training Center (PTTC) of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) achieved another milestone with the conferment from the...
DTI seeks to boost ties with top French industries (Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines) ### ?9618xxx1398069437
noodls (Source: Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines) | Monday, April 21, 2014 |  Beyond promoting and marketing design driven products and organic food products, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) looks forward t...
Government embarks on AEC Game Plan (Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines) ### ?7993xxx1398069437
noodls (Source: Department of Trade and Industry of the Republic of the Philippines) | Monday, April 21, 2014 | The government is seeking inter-agency and multi-sectoral convergence on the country's ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Game Plan in anticipation o...
EDGAR CHUA: The Subtleties of Strength (Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation) ### ?478xxx1398069436
noodls (Source: Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation) | Building futures | Despite what many oil-watchers and critics might presume, there's more to Ed's job than keeping his company in the green. Advocacy is actually one of the most pivotal points of Ed's...
15 April 2014 -AFP, PNP: “We uphold human rights” (Philippine Army) ### ?6535xxx1398049648
noodls (Source: Philippine Army) | Camp Lapu-Lapu, Cebu City - "Being the protector of the Filipino people, the AFP and the PNP uphold human rights and strictly adhere to International Humanitarian Law (IHL)". This is what Major General John S Bonafos, Comm...
GSIS reduces paper requirements for claims.. (Government Service Insurance System) ### ?4836xxx1398049648
noodls (Source: Government Service Insurance System) | Members, pensioners and other claimants of the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) will now find it easier to comply with documentary requirements in filing for their social insurance benefits af...
Congress to dig into NAIA management or mismanagement (Congress of the Philippines) ### ?6231xxx1398049648
noodls (Source: Congress of the Philippines) | Why was the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) dubbed as the worst airport in the world? | This label moved Rep. Sherwin T. Gatchalian (1st District, Valenzuela City) to initiate a congressional inquiry ...
15 April 2014 -Army calls Holy Week observance for the NPA (Philippine Army) ### ?882xxx1398049648
noodls (Source: Philippine Army) | Camp Peralta, Jamindan, Capiz - As the Nation observes the Holy Week, the Army's 3rd Infantry (Spearhead) Division (3ID) calls on the members of New People's Army (NPA) to take advantage of this and spend the time with the...
Ban on STL operations sought (Congress of the Philippines) ### ?9780xxx1398049648
noodls (Source: Congress of the Philippines) | Lawmakers have filed a bill prohibiting all Small Town Lottery (STL) operations nationwide. | Reps. Rufus Rodriguez (2nd District, Cagayan de Oro City) and Maximo Rodriguez Jr. (Party-list, Abante Mindanao) sai...
GSIS extends H.E.L.P to 5 more Yolanda-hit areas.. (Government Service Insurance System) ### ?8939xxx1398049648
noodls (Source: Government Service Insurance System) | The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) announced today that GSIS members either living or working in Escalante City in Negros Occidental, Malay in Aklan, Dingle in Iloilo, Mahaplag in Leyte, and...
Sun 20 Apr 2014
Cebu income up
Sun Star CEBU - Nearly all cities in Cebu Province spent less than the prescribed 20 percent of their Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) share for local development projects, the Department of Finance (DOF) reported. | However, the DOF lauded cities in Cebu for...
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