DTI-6 has now 273 KMME graduates

NINETEEN micro small and medium entrepreneurs capped their Kapatid Mentor ME (KMME) Program with their respective business improvement plan presentations at Stargazer Inn, Brgy. San Miguel, Jordan, Guimaras last Aug 31, 2018. The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)-Guimaras Provincial Office has engaged these entrepreneurs from the food, crafts, poultry, and service sectors to a […]

AirAsia celebrates 20 million BIG Loyalty members

SEPANG – AirAsia has reached 20 million BIG Members globally, marking a major milestone for its BIG Loyalty Programme. The loyalty programme now averages 500,000 sign-ups per month, with the top five markets with the largest member bases being Malaysia (3.6 million members), China (2.3 million), Thailand (2.1 million), Indonesia (1.4 million) and India (1.1 […]


By: Atty. Edward Gialogo TO COMPLEMENT the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion law (TRAIN), the House of Representatives just passed on second reading House Bill No. 8083. It contains the Duterte administration’s 2nd tax reform package which will be known as “Tax Reform for Attracting Better and High-quality Opportunities” or “TRABAHO.” Unlike TRAIN which focused […]

Beware of LPG-Refilled Butane Canisters — DOE

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY (DOE) Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi on Friday warned the public on the emergence of illegally LPG-refilled butane canisters that circulate in provincial markets following the buy-bust operation conducted by the Philippine National Police (PNP)-Cebu City Police Office Station 1 in Barangay T. Padilla public market last Aug 24, 2018. Cusi also reiterated […]

Ministers draft blueprint to conclude RCEP

SINGAPORE — The sixteen (16) Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Ministers from ASEAN, Australia, China, India, Japan, Korea and New Zealand adopted the “Package of Year-End Deliverables” that lays down the blueprint for concluding the negotiations during the 6th RCEP Ministerial Meeting on 30 – 31 August in Singapore. This document, which was developed by the […]