No more irrigation service charge for farmers

  ROXAS CITY, Capiz, March 21 (PIA) – Capiz farmers are grateful to the government’s answer to their long plea. For Domingo Alayon of Poblacion, Sigma town whose livelihood is solely farming, the free irrigation service… Read More

UK to explore business prospects in Iloilo

ILOILO CITY, March 21 (PIA) ---  The British Ambassador to the Philippines will visit Iloilo City to meet with local business leaders here and explore more business opportunities.   According to the British Embassy, Ambassador Asif… Read More

NFA kompyansa nga malab-ot ang target sa pagbakal sang humay

SYUDAD SANG ROXAS, Capiz, Marso 20 (PIA) – Kompyansa ang National Food Authority nga malab-ot nila sa pagpamakal ang 144 mil ka sako sang humay sini nga tuig. Ginpahayag ni Mary Christie Harion, tagpamaba sang National Food Authority diri sa… Read More

DTI launches “Kapatid Mentor Me” Program in Dipolog

By Alfonso T. Ruda   DIPOLOG CITY, MARCH 20 (PIA)---The Department of Trade an Industry-9 recently launched the last leg of Project Kapatid Mentor Me Program in Dipolog City.   The forum held at Top Plaza Hotel last week was… Read More

China cites PHL’s key role in Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership

MANILA, March 21 -- A visiting high-level Chinese delegation led by Vice Premier Wang Yang has underscored the crucial role that the Philippines will play in the proposed China-led Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP)… Read More

TIEZA holds Investment Forum Road Show for Northern Luzon

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 20 (PIA) - - The Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA) recently  held a  tourism investment forum  for  investors , local government units and concerned government entities from Regions 1,… Read More

BIR targets P15.6 B tax collection in Ilocos Region for 2017

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan March 20 (PIA) - The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) in Region (RR) 1 targets to collect for 2017 at least P15.6 billion taxes in Ilocos Region which is 30 percent higher from its collection of only P12 billion last year.… Read More

DTI launches Project Kapatid in ZamboSur

By Claro A. Lanipa   PAGADIAN CITY, 20 March (PIA) –  With the aim to help the country’s micro and small enterprises (MSEs), the Department of Trade and Industry IX (DTI-9) launched on Tuesday,  Project Kapatid in… Read More

DOF hails 'progressive' Manila-Beijing cooperation

  DAVAO CITY, March 20 -- Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said over the weekend the latest round of high-level dialogues between the Philippines and China has paved the way to “a decisively progressive and productive”… Read More

NTRC, other groups back e-connectivity, other BIR tax admin reforms

MANILA, March 20 -- Various institutions led by the National Tax Research Center (NTRC) have expressed their support for a Department of Finance (DOF) proposal on the mandatory connection of point-of-sale (POS) machines of businesses to the… Read More