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First Uniqlo store in Baguio set to open this November
/ from October 31, 2019
JAPANESE global retailer, Uniqlo, announced the opening of its first store in the Cordillera region this November.The store will add 859 square meters of new shopping space, bringing Uniqlo LifeWear to more Filipinos.Uniqlo recognizes the economic growth and great potential of the region and continues to expand in the country. ...
Voyager names Shailesh Baidwan as new president
/ from August 7, 2019
VOYAGER Innovations (Voyager) announced that Shailesh Baidwan has been named president. Reporting to founder and chief executive officer Orlando Vea, Baidwan will be in charge of the company’s operations and help shape the company’s strategy and business direction.Baidwan also takes on the same role as president in PayMaya Philippines (PayMaya), ...
Pag-Ibig Fund taps PayMaya for digital payments
/ from August 6, 2019
IN LINE with the directive of President Rodrigo Duterte to make public services more convenient for Filipinos, members of Pag-Ibig Fund can now enjoy a more convenient way to pay for their savings and loan repayments anytime, anywhere.This is now possible as the agency partners with leading digital financial services ...
Cordillera inflation slides to 1.7 percent
/ from August 1, 2019
THE average increase in the prices of goods and services in the Cordillera Administrative Region slowed to 1.7 percent in June 2019 compared to the same period last year with 3.9 percent rate.The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA)-Cordillera reported that among the six provinces in the region, Apayao and Ifugao posted ...
Cebu Pacific bats for more northern Luzon travel
Maria Elena Catajan
/ from July 18, 2019
ONCE issues at the Loakan Airport is resolved, airlines will be willing to route flights from Baguio City.Charo Lagamon, director for Corporate Communications of Cebu Pacific, said when government certifies the safety and viability of the Loakan airport, the Philippines' leading carrier will be keen on operating in the highlands.Lagamon ...
MSME’s urged to be disaster resilient
/ from July 8, 2019
THE DEPARTMENT of Trade and Industry Cordillera (DTI-CAR) continues to promote awareness on disaster resilience of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) development in the region considered as one of the most vulnerable sectors.Through the Bureau of Small and Medium Enterprise Development (BSMED) which recently hosted a regional business forum ...
Cordillera exports, imports down
/ from March 26, 2019
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 FOB value ...
Cordillera posts slower inflation in February 2019
/ from March 12, 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 114.3 in February ...
Loakan airport rehabilitation doable, says Neda chief
/ from February 8, 2019
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 make the airport qualify as a national airport ...
Coffee production thriving in La Trinidad
/ from February 7, 2019
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 trees grown ...