Donkeys stolen, skinned in Africa to feed Chinese demand

Inquirer Visayas 06/15/2018

NAIROBI, Kenya — Dawn was just beginning to break when Joseph Kamonjo Kariuki woke to find his donkeys missing. The villager searched the bush frantically for the animals he depends on to deliver water for a living…

Families of slain victims demand swift investigation, identification of assailants

05/01/2018

The families of Elisa Badayos and Eliotirio Moises, who were killed in Bayawan, Negros Oriental, staged a protest in front of the National Bureau of Investigation in Central Visayas(NBI-7) office on Monday afternoon (April 30). They asked…

DOE-7 expects power demand increase this summer

Futch A. Inso 04/17/2018

The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has recorded a slight increase on the demand of electricity this summer season. Although Department of Energy in Central VIsayas (DOLE-7) said that the power situation in the Visayas…

Protect women, rallyists demand

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 03/08/2018

INT’L WOMEN’S DAY As young as seven years old, Jewel Benitez was already a witness to domestic violence. What made it more painful then was the fact that the victim was his own mother. Helpless and powerless,…

Coke unions demand transparency over layoff of 600 workers

Inquirer.net 02/17/2018

AMID THE decision of Coca-Cola Femsa Philippines Inc. (KOFPH) to lay off over 600 workers, leaders of local unions demanded transparency behind the supposed “restructuring” of the multinational company’s business model. At least 30 unions on Friday…

Hike in consumer spending, demand for goods and services expected

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 12/21/2017

The passage of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) bill is expected to help improve the retail trade industry in 2018. With implementation of the TRAIN, which exempts workers with an annual income of P250,000…

Growing demand of certification services in Cebu seen

Victor Anthony V. Silva 11/30/2017

THERE’S a growing demand of certification services from homegrown companies in Cebu and the southern Philippines. Jose Decolongon, business manager of the Agriculture, Food, and Life (AFL) division at SGS Philippines, said that as local players take…

Condos still in demand

Victor Anthony V. Silva 10/06/2017

Housing boom in Metro Cebu continues Demand for condominium units is expected to continue to grow in Metro Cebu despite the decline in average housing prices nationwide during the second quarter of 2017. Property management and research…

eSports boom fuels PC demand in PH

Victor Anthony V. Silva 10/05/2017

THE booming eSports scene in the Philippines has fueled the recent rise in demand for personal computers (PC) here. JB Aquino, marketing and communications lead for Acer Philippines, said that although the eSports scene is not as…

Airline moves to cash in on growing demand to travel

Victor Anthony V. Silva 09/13/2017

  SILKAIR’S THRUST A REGIONAL airline is exploring opportunities brought about by the growing demand of the local business and leisure travel market. Jake Jeow, SilkAir Philippines manager, said that they particularly noticed a healthy demand among…

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