By Tarra Quismundo
With peace at hand in Mindanao, President Benigno Aquino III on Friday invited the Malaysian business community to invest in the region, citing how government reforms and a fairer business climate have led to an economic revival in the Philippines in recent years.
By Christian V. Esguerra
Admitting that economic growth alone was not “sufficient” to reduce poverty, Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Arsenio Balisacan laid down, on Monday, the government’s “updated” strategies to ultimately achieve inclusive growth.
By Miguel R. Camus
The launch of the first of two private sector-led elevated expressways linking northern and southern Metro Manila was held on Wednesday, marking the formal start of a major infrastructure project aimed at easing traffic jams in the metropolis.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
President Benigno Aquino III on Wednesday said the government aims to reduce its cash transactions by 80 percent once the year ends.
By Matikas Santos
A text message claiming that President Benigno Aquino III gave away a prize of P650,000 was received by an INQUIRER.net employee Tuesday evening.
By Conrado Banal
Last week, in the aftermath of supertyphoon “Yolanda,” when our dear leader Benigno Simeon (aka BS) declared a state of national calamity, he announced the release of some P1 billion for rescue-and-relief operations for more than 300,000 displaced victims.
President Benigno Aquino III recently reiterated the government’s support for the role of the country’s science community and modern agricultural biotechnology in the food security and sufficiency program.
By Conrado R. Banal III
What is all this trouble in the Bureau of Customs (supposedly the second-largest revenue-generating agency of the government) about?
By Marlon Ramos
President Benigno Aquino III is expected to bring home at least $1.7 billion in investments from Korean firms as a result of his state visit to South Korea.
By Amy R. Remo
The Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) will submit to President Aquino a set of proposals to address what it perceives to be impediments to the country’s growth.
By Norman Bordadora
An ally of President Benigno Aquino III has called on the administration to immediately comply with the Court of Appeals ruling ordering the government to pay the builder of Ninoy Aquino Intenational Airport Terminal 3 (Naia 3) P16.2 billion ($371,426,668) as “just compensation” for the expropriation of the airport terminal.
By Michelle V. Remo
The Social Security System is all set to increase the rate of contributions from members and their employers, saying it already got the blessing of various business and labor groups.