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LA Fellows seeks unemployed professionals for free training

Despite the uptick in the economy, many long-term unemployed workers and older, educated, highly-skilled mid-level professionals are still struggling to find jobs. Stable, secure, salaried positions are becoming less common; workers must often learn how to cobble together...
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Groups file cases vs. Aquino, Abad over DAP

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Several groups on Friday filed charges against former President Benigno Aquino III and former Budget Secretary Florencio Abad before the Office of the Ombudsman over the implementation of the Disbursement Acceleration Program, some parts of which were […]
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‘Going Green’ to honor the late OC Green advocate Linda Sarno

Rational occupants of the planet Earth are rallying to save and conserve the resources that God has placed in their hands if they still so desire to enjoy what is has to offer in this generation and the next. This […]
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Duterte admin not relying on BPO as growth driver

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The business process outsourcing (BPO) sector continues to be a major growth driver of Philippine economy, but the economic managers of the Duterte administration are not keen on relying too much on the sector as technological advancements […]
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PHL urged to invest more in higher education to achieve inclusive growth

By Leslie D. Venzon MANILA, June 22 (PNA) – The country needs to invest more in higher education and skills training that can contribute to inclusive growth, according to a study by state think tank Philippine Institute for Development Studies […]
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Drilon: Gov’t body can stop SMC-PLDT-Globe telecom deal

MANILA, June 14 (Mabuhay) – The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) can stop the joint acquisition of the San Miguel Corp (SMC) telecommunications assets by two industry giants if the deal, after a review, would encourage or result in a monopoly, […]
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Duterte studying proposal to raise rookie cops’ pay to P50K

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – President-elect Rodrigo Duterte is now studying a proposal to increase the salaries of police and military personnel up to a minimum of P50,000 a month. Senator Alan Peter Cayetano said that this is in fulfillment of Duterte’s […]
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Duterte NEDA chief sees 6.6 pct economic growth this year

MANILA, June 2 (Mabuhay) – The economy could grow up to 6.6 percent this year, below the outgoing government’s target, President-elect Rodrigo Duterte’s incoming socioeconomic planning secretary said Thursday. Duterte, who will take over from President Benigno Aquino on June...
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Competition Act promotes equal opportunities to all: official

MANILA, May 17 (Mabuhay) – The newly enacted Philippine Competition Act, or Republic Act 10667, will help emerging businesses or startups to grow, a commissioner of the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) said Tuesday. “It is important to reflect on what […]
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Duterte economic team vows to ease restrictions on foreign investments

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte will focus on easing restrictions on foreign direct investments specifically on land ownership and share of capital, Ernesto Pernia, one of the members of his economic team, said on Monday.  “He’s willing to […]