16-MW hydro power plant breaks ground in E. Samar
DOE Undersecretary Benito Ranque shared the enthusiasm of Pre. Duterte in his greetings to the local folks of Taft town during the groundbreaking of the Taft Hydro Power Plant that can supply 16 Megawatts of power. (Photo by Bong Moscosa via PIA)

16-MW hydro power plant breaks ground in E. Samar

By Ninfa B Quirante TAFT, Eastern Samar (PIA) —The Department of Energy (DOE) through Undersecretary Benito Ranque led the ground breaking ceremony of the Taft Hydro Electric Power Plant in…

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Lopez says PH not giving up on FTA with South Korea
In this meeting last June 4 at the Cheong Wa Dae or Blue House, President Duterte and South Korean President Moon Jae-in shake on an agreement to significantly increase bilateral trade between the two countries. Looking on beside Duterte is Philippine Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez. (File photo courtesy of PND via PIA)

Lopez says PH not giving up on FTA with South Korea

By Leslie Gatpolintan Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez said the Philippine government is looking to revive next year the negotiations on free trade agreement (FTA) with South Korea should the “mismatch”…

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Best of PH organic food go to China Int’l Import Expo
The Philippines’ best health products like coconut oil and banana chips will be featured in the China International Import Expo 2019. (Photos courtesy of DTI-CITEM)

Best of PH organic food go to China Int’l Import Expo

By Maree V. Supnad The country’s best organic food products will go on display at the China International Import Expo (CIEE) 2019 in Shanghai, China on November 5-10. DTI Undersecretary Abdulgani…

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Farmers adversely affected by Rice Tariffication Law to receive cash aid – DOF
Women farmers take on the lighter tasks of rice farming like handling the manual thresher to separate the grains from the stalks in Bontoc, Mountain Province in this file photo. Farmers adversely affected by the rice tarrification law will be entitled to an unconditional cash assistance from government. (Photo by CRC/THEPHILBIZNEWS)

Farmers adversely affected by Rice Tariffication Law to receive cash aid – DOF

By THEPHILBIZNEWS STAFF An unconditional cash assistance would be allocated by government and distributed to farmers affected by the passage of Republic Act (RA) No. 11203, the Rice Tariffication Law.…

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DTI wants more PH products for $2.6-T global Halal market
The 2nd National Halal Conference held this week at Clark, Pampanga proves there are a lot of Filipino manufacturers and industries recognizing the multibillion Halal-certified market. (Photo courtesy of DTI)

DTI wants more PH products for $2.6-T global Halal market

DTI wants more PH products for $2.6-T global Halal market Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez underscored the need to increase Philippine (PH) Halal products in domestic…

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