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January 14, 2019 10:57 AM Big-time oil price hike set for January 15

The Department of Energy says the increase is due to oil-producing countries cutting their output to stabilize global prices MANILA, Philippines – Pump prices are set to spike on Tuesday, January 15, as oil-producing countries like Saudi Arabia cut their output to prevent oversupply. Shell, Petron, Caltex, Flying V, Unioil, Seaoil, Total, PTT Philippines 133

January 7, 2019 9:58 AM Oil price hike on January 8 not due to Train Law – DOE

Oil companies will hike diesel prices by P0.70 per liter and gasoline by P0.80 per liter amid price movements in the global market MANILA, Philippines – Pump prices will increase on Tuesday, January 8, amid movements in the world market, various oil companies confirmed. Caltex, Shell, PTT Philippines, Petrogazz, Phoenix Petroleum, and Eastern Petroleum 80

December 13, 2018 8:35 AM Intel announces Sunny Cove CPU architecture for 2019

The Sunny Cove architecture 'is designed to increase performance per clock and power efficiency for general purpose computing tasks, and includes new features to accelerate special purpose computing tasks like AI and cryptography' MANILA, Philippines – Intel on Wednesday, December 12, announced its latest CPU chip architecture which the company called 64

December 13, 2018 2:22 AM PRIB: Filipino senior war veterans to receive 300% increase in old-age pension starting next year

The 300 percent increase in the monthly old-age pension of Filipino senior war veterans has been transmitted to Malacanang last Nov. 26 and is now just awaiting President Duterte's signature. In all likelihood, it will be implemented early next year, providing the more than 6,000 Filipino World War II, Korean and Vietnamese war veterans a total of P20,000 monthly 65

December 5, 2018 1:00 AM Inflation eases to 6% in November 2018

The government attributes the slowdown to lower oil prices and stable rice supply conditions MANILA, Philippines – After climbing for 7 straight months, inflation or the increase in the prices of goods slowed down to 6%, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said on Wednesday, December 5. November inflation was within the 5.8% to 6.6% projected range 73

December 1, 2018 5:30 AM IN NUMBERS: Global HIV/AIDS cases still on the rise

The number of HIV-positive individuals continues to rise globally despite maximum efforts done to suppress the disease MANILA, Philippines – The world has seen a continued spread of Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) epidemic over the past 3 decades. The number of people living with HIV/AIDS has increased 62

November 21, 2018 5:19 AM Gordon bill to create culture of organ donation among Filipinos

Senator Richard Gordon has filed a bill that aims to create a culture of organ donation among Filipinos. "Explicit Opt-Out laws have long been among the major interventions used to increase the pool of potential donors in countries such as Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland 81

November 17, 2018 12:09 AM Poe: Insurance coverage of buses, jeeps to continue, benefits doubled

The insurance coverage of public utility vehicles (PUVs) will extend past its expiration on Nov. 18 for the protection of the riding public, Sen. Grace Poe said. A few days before the insurance cover of buses and jeepneys lapsed, Poe said the Insurance Commission (IC) issued Circular Letter 2018-59 dated Nov. 15 that effectively implements a status quo on the Passenger 76

November 10, 2018 12:46 PM Joblessness rises in Q3 2018 as 9.8 million without work –SWS

The number of Filipinos without a job in the third quarter of the year has gone up compared to the second quarter, according to a survey conducted by the Social Weather Stations (SWS). In its survey done from September 15 to 23, 2018, the SWS found adult joblessness at 22 percent or equivalent to around 9.8 million jobless adults. This is a 2.3-point 124

November 6, 2018 3:03 AM FALSE: Pie chart of Philippines' national debt under 3 presidents

Since the national debt is a 'running total' of how much the country still owes, comparisons should show the 'net addition' to the debt for certain periods, not the supposed 'shares' of debt incurred by each president President Benigno Aquino III incurred P4.4 trillion in debt during his term, supposedly a huge "share" of the country's P7.1-trillion 65