The Department of Transportation (DOTr) said the Metro Pacific Investments Corporation (MPIC) will likely be granted the original proponent status for the takeover and rehabilitation of the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) Line 3.
Business confidence among Asian companies fell for the first time in three quarters in July-September as escalating geo-political tensions outweighed an improved performance by most economies in the region, a Thomson Reuters/INSEAD survey showed.
It's business as usual for all Toys “R” Us stores in the Philippines, which will continue to offer a wide assortment of toys and merchandise for kids, the company said Wednesday, amid reports that Toys "R" Us Inc, the largest US toy store chain, has filed for bankruptcy protection.
The Senate on Monday unanimously approved on third and final reading a measure which promotes greater transparency and public accountability in the formulation and implementation of the Executive department's economic policies.
The Department of Finance of Finance (DoF) will defer submission to Congress of the second of up to five tax reform packages, as it focuses all its efforts on pushing the first tranche through the Senate and enactment in time for implementation as 2018 starts.
We own this river - it is an indispensable part of our lives, and we must be responsible stewards for it.
With this message to various stakeholders, the operator of LRT-1 undertook for the second year on Saturday a massive make-or-break cleanup for rivers, with focus on the environmentally challenged Tripa de Gallina in Pasay City.
It's not just the reduction of the Commission on Human Rights' 2018 budget to a ridiculous P1,000 that has gotten senators worried: the House of Representatives' move to give the Energy Regulatory Commission a similar P1,000 budget could have dire consequences on the country's power situation, according to the Senate's energy committee chief.
The Philippines has remained among East Asia and the Pacific’s top 10 economies in terms of human resource development, according to an annual report of the World Economic Forum that nevertheless showed the country slipping in regional and global ranking, weighed down by challenges in skills application and accumulation through work.