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‘Cryptocurrencies won’t be back anytime soon’

FILIPINOS invested in cryptocurrencies would do well to study closely the insight shared recently by technology research company Canalys. It believes there is no...

Lopez prods agencies to meet exports goal

THE country’s trade chief last Friday called on government agencies to implement the strategies listed under the new export plan to hit the export...

Lacson dares GMA to return ‘pork barrel’

SEN. Panfilo M. Lacson Sr., parrying criticisms he was singling out leaders and members of the House of Representatives in baring multibillion-peso alleged pork...

PHL eyes earlier completion of Code of Conduct in SCS

THE Philippines wants to see an earlier conclusion of negotiations for a binding Code of Conduct (COC) which will regulate actions in the South China...

Lawmakers seen to endorse ML extension for one year

By Butch Fernandez & Jovee Marie N. dela Cruz THE House of Representatives is expected to pass the extension of martial law and suspension of...

DOF tells BIR, Customs to stop cigarette-making machines’ illegal entry

THE Department of Finance (DOF) has reiterated its order to the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) and the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to stop...

‘Return of historic bells affirms US-PHL Ties’

By Bernadette D. Nicolas & Recto Mercene Malacañang said on Sunday that President Duterte is expected to lead the handover ceremony of the historic Balangiga...

Job scarcity seen as business outlook bleak, BSP poll bares

LOCAL firms are looking to hire less in the last months of the year up until early 2019 as business outlook remains bleak in...

Pinoy mathletes win 33 awards in India contest

Young Filipino students have wrapped up 2018 on a high note, finishing overall first runner-up and winning 32 other awards in an international math...

Google’s New Search Tech giant’s parent firm is on an amazing...

SILICON Valley researchers are attacking flying bloodsuckers in California’s Fresno County. It’s the first salvo in an unlikely war for Google parent Alphabet Inc.:...

New tycoon leads players in next game-changing deals in energy After...

THEY say good things come in pairs. This adage appears to be shaping up to be true in the case of Davao-based businessman Dennis...

Can we grow more food on less land? We’ll have to,...

WASHINGTON—If the world hopes to make meaningful progress on climate change, it won’t be enough for cars and factories to get cleaner. Our cows...

Insight – Future challenges of PHL foreign policy

(*These remarks were delivered at the Stratbase ADR Institute forum on December 7, 2018, in Makati City. Mr. del Rosario is the former Philippine...

Asean middle-class consumers seen to spend more on fashion items

MIDDLE-CLASS consumers in Southeast Asian cities, particularly Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok, are ready to spend more money on fashion items over the next...

Del Rosario to Duterte administration: Listen to Filipinos on Hague ruling

Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert Del Rosario urged the Duterte administration to listen to the “stronger” and “clearer” voice of the Filipino people telling...

Senator airs misgivings over 2nd tranche of fuel excise tax hike...

Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian
The chairman of the Senate Committee on Economic Affairs aired misgivings Friday over persisting problems confronting Malacañang's move to go ahead with the imposition...

Filipino high school filmmakers hailed as grand winners of the 2018 Asian...

Three Filipino high school students won the grand prize for the international leg of the 2018 Asian International Children’s Film Festival which was held...

#ThisHappened 2018: Pinoy Fandom Rules on Twitter Entertainment still the most talked...

Whatever happens, it happens on Twitter. Last year, Philippines’ Twitter timeline was ruled by the entertainment industry. As 2018 bids farewell, Filipinos have proven that Twitter...

Joint session of Congress looms as Duterte backs AFP pitch for martial...

A JOINT session of Congress will likely be held on December 12 for lawmakers to tackle a Palace proposal to extend the imposition of...

Sandiganbayan acquits Bong Revilla in pork barrel plunder case, but convicts...

THE Sandiganbayan on Friday acquitted former senator Ramon "Bong" Revilla of plunder in relation to the misuse of P224 million in pork barrel funds,...