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ICTSI& rsquo;s earnings hit $62.5m in Q2

Port operator International Container Terminal Services Inc. said Thursday net income fell 3 percent in the second quarter from a year ago on weak global trade brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. .....»»

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PLDT& rsquo;s income climbed 16% in second quarter

PLDT Inc. said Thursday net income rose 16 percent in the second quarter from a year ago as many workers required connectivity while working from home at the height of the community quarantine designed to contain COVID-19......»»

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Gov& rsquo;t shelves P370-b infra projects

The government said Thursday it will prioritize 92 infrastructure projects with a combined cost of P4.1 trillion until 2022, but shelved eight projects worth P370 billion......»»

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Ayala& rsquo;s REIT unit concludes P12-b IPO

AREIT Inc., a real estate investment trust sponsored by Ayala Land Inc., concluded its P12.3-billion initial public offering amid the current volatile trading environment because of the coronavirus pandemic......»»

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Filinvest Land earns P952m

Filinvest Land Inc., the real estate arm of the Gotianun family, said second-quarter net income declined 23 percent to P952 million from P1.24 billion in the same period last year as the disruptions brought about by the pandemic weighed on the company’s earnings......»»

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Market rallies, ignores economic plunge in Q2

The stock market rose Thursday as traders looked past data showing the Philippine economy contracted 16.5 percent in the second quarter, the worst quarter on record dating back to 1981 and putting it into recession. .....»»

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San Miguel incurred P4-b loss in first half

Diversified conglomerate San Miguel Corp. said Thursday it incurred a net loss of P4 billion in the first six months, a sharp turnaround from the P26.1-billion net income it booked in the same period last year as the pandemic affected operations of core businesses......»»

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Gov t sees economy shrinking by 5.5% in 2020

Gov t sees economy shrinking by 5.5% in 2020.....»»

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Families in Davao told to observe physical distancing inside homes

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 06 August) – Extended families living under one roof should observe physical distancing to avoid the transmission of Covid-19 among themselves, Mayor Sara Duterte said. Duterte said during her live interview over Davao City Disaster Radio (DCDR 87.5) that it is best for household members to avoid others who are not […].....»»

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HEIs in Davao City allowed to conduct exams on campuses

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 5 Aug) – Higher educational institutions (HEIs) in Davao City will be permitted to conduct face-to-face examinations starting September 1, 2020, as the city government tries to bring some semblance of normalcy despite the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. In her Executive Order No. 47, Mayor Sara Duterte said the HEIs, including […].....»»

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HABAGATNONG HINAGAWHAW:  Tinig

Sarap makinig sa sarili kong tinig, sarap marinig tinig ng kapanalig – amin lang ang daigdig! Pawang ingay lang, lahat ay kabalbalan ang sa iba d’yan at walang kabuluhan – di dapat pakinggan. Sa tinig namin ingay nila’y lunurin, tagumpay kamtin – mga ungas durugin, sa Mars ay papuntahin! Eric S.B. Libre 5 Agosto 2020.....»»

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NCCC Mall VP’s ‘The Dome’ now ready as reserve COVID-19 center

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 5 Aug) – The Lim family, who owns the New City Commercial Corporation group of malls, turned over the 1,250-square meter “The Dome” of NCCC Mall VP to the city government of Davao to be used as a reserve coronavirus disease (COVID-19) quarantine facility. NCCC Malls president Sharlene Faye A. Lim […].....»»

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Development of more Class ‘AA’ abattoirs in Region 12 pushed

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 5 Aug) – The National Meat Inspection Service (NMIS) in Region 12 (Soccsksargen) is pushing for the development of more “double-A” or Class “AA” slaughterhouses in partnership with local government units (LGU). Dr. Myrna Habacon, NMIS-Region 12 director, said they have been coordinating with various municipalities and cities to help […].....»»

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Lockdown in Siargao

Lockdown in Siargao.....»»

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Marawi Hall of Justice temporarily closed for anti-Covid disinfection

ILIGAN CITY (MindaNews / 06 August) – The Hall of Justice in Marawi City has been ordered temporarily closed effective 3 p.m. on August 4 by the local Inter-Agency Task Force for disinfection after 13 employees of the Public Attorney’s Office were reported to have had come in close contact with a person who tested positive of […].....»»

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Churches now allowed to hold Sunday masses in Davao

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 06 August) – Churches in Davao City may now hold masses on Sundays, Mayor Sara Duterte said. During her live interview over Davao City Disaster Radio (DCDR 87.5), Duterte said the local government has lifted the ban on all religious activities on Sundays as it further eased restrictions under an extended […].....»»

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Drivers, commuters required to wear face shields

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 06 August) — Starting August 15, drivers and commuters of public buses and jeepneys are required to wear face shields over their facemasks. The Department of Transportation issued Memorandum Circular no. 2020-014 on August 3 implementing the mandatory use of face shields over facemasks by all drivers and passengers […].....»»

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Qurbani: An International Charity Work in Present-day BARMM

MIDSAYAP, North Cotabato (MindaNews / 5 Aug) – As a solo parent to nine children, Kabilangan Mamasapalao, 49, considered a family meal involving beef dish to be luxury. For almost a year now, her family whose source of income is farming a small untitled farm lot, never had beef viand in the dining table. However, […].....»»

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DSWD-12 expands rollout of digital distribution system for SAP

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 5 Aug) – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Region 12 (Soccsksargen) has expanded the rollout of its digital distribution system to cover more waitlisted beneficiaries of the Social Amelioration Program (SAP) situated in remote areas. Cezario Joel Espejo, DSWD-Region 12 director, said Wednesday a total of 46,611 SAP […].....»»

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Let& rsquo;s work through it

We are rather disturbed, if appalled, as any of those who have nimbly paid their PhilHealth dues for years, given the discovery during the Senate hearing earlier this week that billions of pesos have been misused in the state-run Philippine Health Insurance Corporation......»»

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