THE Big Davao Fun Sale qoll not only promote Davao City as one of the shopping hubs in the country, but also as a major destination for meetings, incentives, conferences, and expositions and exhibits (Mice).
THE Davao Travel Agencies Association (DTAA) said the just concluded 5th Davao Mega Travel Sale that was held on March 7 to 9 was a success.
The 5th Davao Mega Travel Sale: Explore, Encounter, Experience was held at the Abreeza Mall.
THE Department of Agriculture (DA) has turned over a partial crop insurance payment amounting to 7.5 million to banana farmers in Nabunturan, Compostela Valley recently.
Through DA's Philippine Crop Insurance Corp. (PCIC) and Land Bank of Philippines (LBP), the initial checks were released to 58 banana farmers from different cooperatives in Compostela alone.
WITH the new Insurance Code enacted into law, Insurance Commissioner Emmanuel Dooc expects the financial conditions of insurance players are strengthened to become more competitive with its counterparts in the Southeast Asian region.
Dooc, who was in Cebu last week to induct the officers trustees of the Cebu Insurers Club Inc. (CICI), said the integration of services in 2015 among members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) is likely to affect the insurance market.
NO CITY or municipality in Cebu made it to last year’s top 50 ranking in the National Competitiveness Council’s (NCC) Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index.
THE past week has been chaotic on the issue of taxes. Although the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) wants to implement its standard operating procedure for businesses, including small and seasonal merchants, there is a need for BIR to adapt to present times and review its process.
BUTUAN CITY -- The Philippines is currently hosting the four-day 8th International Rice-Duck Conference at the Almont Hotel's Inland Resort here.
PAGADIAN CITY -- The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI-9) turned over organic fertilizer processing machineries and equipments and sewing machines to two Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the city last week.
DTI Regional Director Sitti Amina M. Jain led the launching, turnover and blessing of the organic processing facilities to the Danlugan Farmers’ Multi-Purpose Cooperative in Barangay Danlugan and five handicraft sewing machines to the Pagadian City Non-Formal Education Beneficiaries Multi-Purpose Cooperative at barangay San Pedro, all of this city.
THE motorcycle industry’s Big 4 -- Honda Philippines, Kawasaki Motor Philippines, Suzuki Philippines and Yamaha Motor Philippines – will promote the genuine quality advantages of using original motorcycles as they converge in the “Original na Bida” (OnB) campaign at the SM Cagayan de Oro City from March 14-16, 2014.
Now on its third year, the campaign reiterates the wise choice of original motorcycles and spare parts among motorists to promote safety in Philippines roads.
TAGUM Cooperative reported a 20 percent growth in its financial performance for 2013 in terms of assets, share capital, deposits, loan portfolio, and net surplus.