January-November 2020 FDI Level Reaches US$5.8 Billion

10 February 2021 January-November 2020 FDI Level Reaches US$5.8 Billion, 10.8 Percent Lower than the US$6.5 Billion Net Inflows in the Comparative Period in 2019 Foreign direct investments (FDI) posted net inflows of US$537 million in November 2020, a contraction by 16.5 percent from the US$643 million net inflows registered[…]

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Inflation Rises to 4.2 Percent in January

Inflation Rises to 4.2 Percent in January Year-on-year headline inflation rose significantly to 4.2 percent in January, which was higher than the 3.5 percent in December and was above the BSP’s monthly forecast of 3.3-4.1 percent for the month. Core inflation, which excludes selected volatile food and energy items to[…]

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Homeschooling and Online Options Remain Available

REP. JULIETTE T. UY Misamis Oriental 2nd District Vice-Chair, Committee on Appropriations https://www.facebook.com/NewsWithSensePH/ 0917-729-2437 REOPEN COLLEGES AND SENIOR HIGH SCHOOLS NEXT SUMMER IN MGCQ AREAS [For parents who choose not to allow their kids to attend face-to-face classes, then the homeschooling and online options remain available to them] Schools are[…]

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Partnership for Fishers’ Financial Education

Partnership for Fishers’ Financial Education Launched 04 February 2021, Quezon City, Philippines. The Department of Agriculture through the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR), the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), BDO Foundation and the Fish Right Program of the US Agency for International Development (USAID) have launched a partnership[…]

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House Bill to Protect Philippine Forest

REP. LAWRENCE “LAW” H. FORTUN Agusan del Norte 1st District Member for the Minority, Committee on Ecology A lawyer by profession | Mobile number 09177292437 BREAKING NEWS: HOUSE APPROVES LANDMARK FOREST USE BILL ON 3RD & FINAL READING [Landmark bill that protects our forests and regulates the use of forest[…]

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Flu Vaccines Can Provide Bystander Immunity

REP. BERNADETTE “BH” HERRERA Bagong Henerasyon Party-list Deputy Speaker | Governor, Rotary Philippines RID3780 Secretary-General, The Party-list Coalition Foundation, Inc. 0917-729-2437 Twitter: @BHherrerady Mobile number 09177292437 Flu vaccines can provide ‘bystander immunity,’ raise COVID-19 vaccination acceptability RANKING SOLON ASKS DOH, IATF TO USE FLU VACCINES TO GIVE PINOYS SOME PROTECTION[…]

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Month-Ahead Inflation Forecast for January 2021

29 January 2021 MONTH-AHEAD INFLATION FORECAST FOR JANUARY 2021 The BSP projects January 2021 inflation to settle within the 3.3 – 4.1 percent range. Higher prices for fuel and meat as well as increased Meralco power rates and excise taxes on alcoholic beverages and tobacco contributed to upward price pressures[…]

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Help Educate The Public About Covid Vaccine

AKO BICOL PARTY-LIST REP. ALFREDO A. GARBIN, JR. Chair, Committee on Constitutional Amendments 09177292437 | Twitter @AlfredoGarbin TIME FOR THE ADVERTISERS, LEGIT MEDIA FIRMS, REAL NEWS ENTITIES TO HELP EDUCATE THE PUBLIC ABOUT COVID-19 VACCINES We appeal to the Philippine Association of National Advertisers, the Advertising Board of the Philippines,[…]

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