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Expanded Holcim plant to operate next year, say

HOLCIM Philippines is expected to start operating its expanded production facility in the city next year as it has committed to provide better construction solutions as the government embarks on its “Build, Build, Build” program.

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DOLE 11 assists 32 workers affected by Boracay closure

THE DEPARTMENT of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in Region 11 assisted 32 workers coming from Boracay Island as part of its adjustment measures program.

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Exec: Fund for education helping ARMM economy

THE FUNDING that the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) is getting for education has helped the region improve its economy, aside from its impact on helping the children get better education, a top official of the region said.

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Gov’t urged to revisit policies on EC creation

There is a need for the government to revisit the policy in establishing electric cooperatives (ECs) so that they will have flexibility in serving their franchise areas, a business leader said.

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Power firm turns trash into cash

For forty years now, AboitizPower run-of-river hydro business unit, Hedcor, has been supporting its host communities in every way possible, driven by the Aboitiz Group promise of advancing business and communities.

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P300-M project eyed for Davao River cleanup

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and the city government have partnered to implement a P300-million project to clean up the Davao River, the main body of water in the city by using the vertical helophyte filter system.

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Daneco-NEA to pay P2.1-B debt in 2 years

The group that the National Electrification Administration (NEA) to manage the Davao del Norte Electric Cooperative (Daneco) Inc. has promised to settle within the next two years its P2.1 billion debts to its suppliers.

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Firm names new partner

    MANILA – James Araullo has been named partner at P&A Grant Thornton, one of the leading audit, tax, advisory, and outsourcing firms in the Philippines. He will join the partnership, specifically the Audit and Assurance division of the

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Coco industry bill approval expected before SONA

MATI CITY, Davao Oriental – Senator Cynthia A. Villar announced here Sunday that the proposed law that will provide interventions to the coconut industry will mostly benefit coconut farmers in the province, the area in the country considered among the

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LINE OF SIGHT

Are you crazy? By Atty. Kim Aranas   I had the opportunity to attend the Innovation Summit spearheaded by the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) last June 19 to 20. Presented in line with Cebu Business Month, the

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