BIR Manila “walled,” launches 2017 tax campaign in historic Intramuros

CITY OF MANILA, Feb. 22 - The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) Revenue Region (RR) No. 6, Manila officially launched its 2017 Tax Campaign at the BIR Regional Office in the historic “walled city” of Intramuros.   The huge… Read More

PHL, NZ execs agree to raise revenues from airlines, improve ease of doing business

MANILA, Feb. 22 - Top officials of the Philippines and New Zealand have reaffirmed their cooperation in implementing two projects that will help improve the Duterte administration’s efforts to improve the ease of doing business here and… Read More

Hotel owners group chief backs tax reforms

MANILA, Feb. 22 - The president of the largest organization of hotel and resort owners nationwide has expressed his full support for the proposed Comprehensive Tax Reform Program (CTRP) as this would guarantee, he said, the implementation of the… Read More

DAR turns over P1.49-M infra projects in Cebu

QUEZON CITY, Feb. 22 - The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently turned over P 1.49-million worth of infrastructure projects to boost the economic lives of agrarian reform beneficiaries in San Remigio, Cebu.   Provincial… Read More

Feature: Heirloom rice preserved, made productive

    Handed down through generations, heirloom rice is a special breed of rice. It exhibits exceptional nutritional value, flavor, aroma, color, and cooking quality. While the demand for these varieties is high both in local… Read More

Palawan farmers, fishers get P69.5-M worth of farm inputs, implements, and fisheries livelihood support

QUEZON CITY, Feb. 22 - Piloting in the island province of Palawan, the Department of Agriculture, for the very first time, distributed 38-footer fiberglass reinforced plastic (FRP) boats to local fishers in line with the government’s… Read More

5000 coconut trees planted in Camiguin

MAMBAJAO, Camiguin, February 22 (PIA) – More than 5000 local (tall) coconut trees were reported by coconut farmers to have been planted in Camiguin, last year.   The Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) said these are mostly in… Read More

Cebuano News: Lima ka libong punuan sa lubi natanum sa Camiguin

MAMBAJAO, Camiguin, February 22 (PIA) – Kapin 5000 nga bag-ong punuan sa lubi ang gitaho sa Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) nga natanum sulod sa probinsya sa sa Camiguin nilabay nga tuig. Kini base sa mga nadawat nila nga report sa… Read More

BFAR to open community fish landing center in Camiguin

MAMBAJAO, Camiguin, February 22 (PIA) --  The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) has almost completed the construction of the P3 million worth community fish landing center (CFLC) in barangay Yumbing, Mambajao… Read More

Cebuano News: Fish landing center buksan sa Camiguin

MAMBAJAO, Camiguin, February 22 (PIA) -- Duol na buksan sa Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources kon BFAR ang community fish landing center (CFLC) didto sa barangay Yumbing sa lungsod sa Mambajao.   Ang landing center usa ka 2-storey… Read More