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October 21, 2017 9:36 AM Xi’s new thought the soul runs throughout the Congress report

The Chinese Communists mainly represented by Xi Jinping have created Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era. The Thought is the soul running throughout the report delivered at the opening of the 19th CPC National Congress. It has embarked on a “new era” for Socialism with Chinese Characteristics, integrated the “new mission 6

October 20, 2017 12:36 PM What you should know about the PH startup ecosystem

Entrepreneurial spirit is seen to be flourishing in the Philippines MANILA, Philippines – Planning to quit your job to start your own business? Interested in investing your money and resources to a startup? Here are the things you should know. The 2017 Philippine Startup Survey provided significant insights into the local startup scene. Begun by QBO Innovation 5

October 20, 2017 4:14 AM More Filipinos frown on Duterte govt’s equal enforcement of law

Filipinos give the government the highest marks in its response to the needs of calamity victims and fighting criminality, the latest Pulse Asia survey shows WAR ON DRUGS. A street vendor is gunned down in Mandaluyong File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler. MANILA, Philippines – A majority of Filipinos continued to approve of the Duterte administration’s performance 7

October 19, 2017 4:00 PM Palay farm gate prices rise 6%

MANILA, Philippines — Farm gate prices of palay (unmilled rice) increased by 6.34 percent, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said. In its regular update, PSA reported that the average price of palay rose to P18.91 per kilogram during the first week of October from P17.79 per kg last year. On a weekly basis, however, it went down two percent 3

October 19, 2017 2:28 PM EJK in Philippines? Duterte gives contradicting answers

MANILA, Philippines — Are there extrajudicial killings in the Philippines? President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday gave contradicting answers to the question as he continued to defend his brutal campaign against illegal drugs that had been criticized by human rights groups and foreign governments. Speaking to business groups, Duterte said foreigners could 5

October 18, 2017 9:18 PM MPIC invests P2.5B to add lanes to NLEX

Infrastructure giant Metro Pacific Investments Corp. spent around P2.5 billion to add lanes in the North Luzon Expressway, a move it said was aimed at improving traffic flow and reducing road congestion. The plan involved the addition of 64 lane kilometers between the Bulacan and Pampanga portions of the NLEx. It was led by Metro Pacific unit NLEx Corp., formerly 4

October 18, 2017 3:19 PM 5 Years Ago, China's Xi Jinping Was Largely Unknown. Now He's Poised To Reshape China

China's President Xi Jinping gives a speech at the opening session of the Chinese Communist Party Congress on Wednesday. In the autumn of 2012, Xi Jinping — the Chinese Communist Party general secretary, someone the Economist recently dubbed the "world's most powerful man" — was a little-known figure. As the 18th Party Congress neared, he had spent five years 5

October 18, 2017 7:46 AM Robredo to EU: ‘We value your friendship’

MANILA – “We value your friendship.” This was the message of Vice President Leni Robredo to the European Union and the European business community in the Philippines, as she delivered a speech at the EU-Philippines Business Summit at the Solaire Resort and Casino in Parañaque City Tuesday. “Your importance to us goes beyond economics, trade, and aid. We are grateful 5

October 17, 2017 11:05 AM Global Portable Air Conditioner Market Top Players 2017

Global Portable Air Conditioner Market report presents the up to date and useful market insights stating the product definition, product type, variety of applications. The study of Portable Air Conditioner market players which contributes to the major market share satisfying the customer supply and demands keeping up with the innovations in the technological 10

October 17, 2017 9:00 AM Globe At Home launches game-changing prepaid and postpaid broadband offers

Manila, Philippines— Globe Telecom introduced new prepaid and postpaid broadband offers under Globe at Home aimed at Filipinos who are “tako-mmitment”—afraid of commitment—when it comes to home internet. In the country, 87% of households still has no access to Internet connection despite the fact that the supply and demand of streaming content has greatly 4