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  • DA rolls out ‘Bigas ng Masa TienDA’ next week in Metro Manila

    February 21, 2018 11:34 PM 13

    Starting next week, the Department of Agriculture (DA) will deploy “Bigas ng Masa TienDA” mobile trucks to poor neighborhoods in Metro Manila to offer a cheaper rice alternative to consumers. Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol announced this on Tuesday during a House hearing on the National Food Authority’s rice shortage. “We’ll be helping our farmers

  • Teehankee appointment as WTO representative deferred

    February 21, 2018 11:30 PM 11

    The Commission on Appointments deferred on Wednesday the confirmation of Ambassador Manuel Teehankee as the permanent representative to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva, Switzerland. The decision came after Sen. Risa Hontiveros moved to delay Teehankee’s appointment, citing a letter against the ambassador from the Geneva Forum for Philippine

  • Crab fisherman eaten by crocodile in Palawan

    February 21, 2018 11:12 PM 12

    A crab fisherman has been killed and half-eaten by a huge saltwater crocodile, the latest in a growing number of attacks on a remote Balabac Island, police said on Wednesday. The family and neighbors of Rebente Ladja, 37, launched a search after he failed to return home on Monday from setting crab traps at a mangrove forest on the coast of Balabac, off the island

  • Antitrust body eyes higher M&A threshold

    February 21, 2018 9:44 PM 10

    The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) wants to raise the notification threshold for mergers and acquisitions above the current P1-billion requirement, citing the current growth of the economy among other factors. Competition Chair Arsenio Balisacan said in a forum on Wednesday that a group inside the antitrust body was working on the proposal

  • Ayala Land raising P25B to help fund 2018 capex

    February 21, 2018 9:38 PM 11

    Property giant Ayala Land Inc. (ALI) has secured board approval to raise up to P25 billion from a mix of retail bond, corporate notes and bilateral loan deals as it prepares to fund record-high capital spending this year. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange yesterday, ALI said its board had approved a P20-billion fund-raising through the issuance

  • Easing of foreign limits set

    February 21, 2018 9:29 PM 11

    Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia (File photo by JOAN BONDOC / Philippine Daily Inquirer) The government is planning to allow up to 100-percent foreign participation in foreign-funded construction projects while also raising the share for those that will be financed locally, the country’s chief economist said Wednesday. On the sidelines

  • Lalaki, patay sa pamamaril sa Tondo

    February 21, 2018 8:04 PM 8

    Patay ang isang lalaki matapos pagbabarilin ng 3 lalaking naka-motorsiklo sa Wagas St., Tondo, Maynila Miyerkoles ng gabi. Kinilala ng Manila Police District Station 2 ang biktima na si Johnroy Aguilar, 33-anyos. Batay sa inisyal na imbestigasyon, naglalakad ang biktima habang naka-earphones nang pagbabarilin ng mga salarin alas-11:30 p.m. Kuwento naman

  • Diabetes and knee research participants wanted

    February 21, 2018 7:55 PM 8

    SAN FRANCISCO — A new pilot study is being conducted at the UCSF Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging. Participants are being sought to study the effect of type 2 diabetes on knee osteoarthritis. Whether you have diabetes or not, if you are between 40-60 years old and are able to undergo a MRI of the knees, then you may be eligible for this research

  • BFAR lifts shellfish ban in Bataan

    February 21, 2018 5:40 PM 9

    The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) has lifted the shellfish ban in eight towns in Bataan. BFAR implemented the shellfish ban in November due to high level of toxicity recorded in coastal waters of the province. Through shellfish bulletin no. 06, BFAR declared eight municipalities: Balanga, Orani, Mariveles, Limay, Samal, Abucay, Pilar

  • ‘Veep’ actress on growing up admiring gay people

    February 21, 2018 4:20 PM 11

    Former child star Anna Chlumsky grew up admiring gay men. In an interview with gay site New Now Next, the “Veep” actress admitted being curious about them early on. “My parents were divorced, so these were guys I wanted my mom to marry, and I was suddenly realizing she couldn’t. I wanted all these wonderful gay men to be my dad,” said Chlumsky, who starred