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DA selling garlic from rolling stores as it probes price hike

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The Department of Agriculture (DA) has deployed two trucks as rolling stores to sell locally grown garlic as it looks into the possibility that unscrupulous traders are manipulating a price spike.

Posted: June 15th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Voiding power rate hike won’t stop DOJ probe

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Despite the decision of the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) to void the electricity price hike in the fourth quarter last year, the Department of Justice on Friday said it would continue its investigation into the alleged price manipulation and anticompetitive behavior of power companies.

Posted: March 16th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Meralco trying to violate SC order—Casiño

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Bayan Muna Representative Teddy Casiño . INQUIRER photo

Always on the prowl for any anomaly, former Bayan Muna Representative Teddy Casiño said the Manila Electric Company (Meralco) has violated the Supreme Court ruling against the power rate hike.

Posted: February 25th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Consumers warn of another P5 power rate hike

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Indignant consumers on Saturday slammed the Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) for another rate increase—one not covered by the Supreme Court’s temporary restraining order (TRO).

Posted: February 23rd, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

BSP cites consumers’ downbeat sentiment

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Households in the country expect smaller incomes and higher expenses amid tougher economic conditions in the current quarter of the year, results of a survey by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) showed.

Posted: December 13th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

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