MANILA The APEC CEOs identified broadband connectivity as a priority among the several growth-driven areas in a survey conducted by PricewaterhouseCooper (PWC) among the regions top business leaders.
BACOLOD CITY Farmer-members of the Integrated Social Forestry (ISF) associations in Negros Occidental continue to get trainings on food production and processing as part of the assistance provided by the Provincial Environment Management Office (PEMO).
MANILA According to the 2016 edition of the OECD Economic Outlook for Southeast Asia, China and India, growth for the ASEAN-5 economies - Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam - shows mild moderation, but will remain robust at an average of 6.5 percent in 2016.
MANILA The government is capacitating the countrys small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to be competitive suppliers of products and services in the global market through global value chains (GVCs) as it conducts next week (November 23-24, 2015) a GVC Conference Workshop at the Dusit Hotel in Makati City.
As thousands of flights were cancelled during the recently concluded Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit, Bayan Muna Party-list Rep. Neri Colmenares on Friday called on the Senate to pass House Bill 6191 or the Airline Passengers Bill of Rights which the House of Representatives passed last October.
MANILA Rep. Alfredo D. Vargas III (5th District, Quezon City) has proposed to mandate the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) to include in its coverage the diagnostic services for breast and cervical cancer.
MANILA Three new sculptures were given to the Philippines by Russia, Vietnam, and Papua New Guinea as a memento for the conclusion of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meet in Manila on Friday.
MANILA President Benigno S. Aquino III said he will bid farewell to his fellow leaders in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) as well as thank them for their continuing support for the Philippines, when he attends the 27th ASEAN Summit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
MANILA Filipino commuters had to endure heavy traffic caused by road closures and rerouting schemes during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit because it was held in Manila. Question is, could it have been held someplace else?
MANILA Senator Joseph Victor Ejercito lauded on Friday the Philippines hosting of the 2015 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit as a "milestone," particularly the well-managed culminating events in Manila which entertained global and business leaders from 21 member economies.
MANILA Leni Robredo, vice presidential candidate of the Liberal Party on Friday reiterated her push for the creation of an independent agrarian reform commission that will investigate allegations of corruption in land distribution.