Tuesday, June 18, 2019
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Cordillera exports, imports down
83 days ago
THE value of exports and imports in the Cordillera region decreased in October 2018, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on March 19.The agency recorded the free on board (FOB) value of imports at $117.67 million, 19 percent lower than the $144.5 million recorded in October 2017.The...
97 days ago
Cordillera posts slower inflation in February 2019
INFLATION in the Cordillera Administrative Region slowed down in February this year to 2.5 percent compared to 2.6 percent in February 2018.In a recent report from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) CAR regional office, the consumer price index (CPI) in February 2019 was 117.2 compared to the...
129 days ago
Loakan airport rehabilitation doable, says Neda chief
SOCIO-ECONOMIC Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia announced the proposed P492-million rehabilitation of the Loakan airport.Pernia, who was in the city to spearhead the Cordillera stakeholders’ Forum on Regional Autonomy and the Baguio airport, said there are projects that need to be implemented to...
130 days ago
Coffee production thriving in La Trinidad
THERE is a significant growth of the coffee industry in Benguet’s capital town.Before a law was passed establishing the La Trinidad Coffee Festival in 2015, some 4,500 coffee trees were reported in the valley with 17.268 metric tons produced.Fast forward to December of 2018, the number of coffee...
6 candidates failed to file Soce
More smokers collared in Baguio
La Trinidad residents urged to preserve communal forests
Sagada art space opens
Beneco-Converge connection ongoing
Baguio City's mayors
Lapu-Lapu’s JO workers to get cash incentives
JOB order (JO) employees of Lapu-Lapu City Hall will receive a parting gift from outgoing Mayor Paz...
Investors no longer care about interest, just want their money back
INVESTORS of Organico Agribusiness Ventures Inc. will have to wait until their scheduled payout to...
Work on P1.2-billion building continues
DESPITE the disallowance of the P194.8 million mobilization fee for the private contractor of the...
Roro vessels to connect Mactan with Bohol, Camotes with Leyte
TWO missionary routes--Punta Engaño, Lapu-Lapu City to Getafe, Bohol and Poro, Camotes, Cebu to...
Father’s Day ambush in Mandaue City kills trader, hurts his 2 kids
POLICE in Mandaue City are looking at business or robbery as a possible motive for the attack on a...
Public consultation no longer needed for SM Sky Ranch project
252 days ago
BAGUIO City Mayor Mauricio Domogan said there is no need for a public consultation on the ongoing Sky Ranch project of SM City Baguio as long as the mall management complies with all the requirements.Domogan declined to sign Resolution No. 303, series of 2018, which urges SM City Baguio and Sky...
Ifugao town eyes rice sufficiency
413 days ago
THE MUNICIPALITY of Banaue in Ifugao targets to achieve rice sufficiency, create jobs and draw more tourists with the rehabilitation of its abandoned rice fields. “If the 540 hectares will be restored, our target here in Banaue is after the project, you are going to eat Tinawon rice here in...
DA sets aside P50M for farm loans
413 days ago
Maria Elena Catajan
DEPARTMENT of Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel “Manny” Piñol announced another P50 million worth of loans for farmers in the Cordillera Administrative Region.In 2017, Piñol said the Production Loan Easy Access (PLEA) was piloted in the Cordilleras with a P46-million fund for distribution to...
Smart fires up LTE in Sagada
424 days ago
SAGADA, Mt. Province – Residents and tourists in this resort town is set to benefit improved mobile and data services.PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications Inc. (Smart) fired up its Long Term Evolution-Advanced (LTE-A) in the town hoping to deliver better mobile experience in the area.Vice...