The $4.4-billion subway system for Metro Manila, targeted for full completion before President Rodrigo Duterte’s term ends in 2022, may require cost adjustment, the country’s chief economist said.
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Senator Leila de Lima has moved to have the Senate conduct an assessment of sorts into the government’s readiness in dealing with the so-called the ‘Big One’, a major earthquake with a magnitude 7.2 to be generated by the West Valley Fault…
President Rodrigo Duterte and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe eaders encouraged Japan and Philippines' business sectors to intensify two-way trade and investments.
Change is coming to the government's maritime training program, with new training equipment from the Japan International Cooperation Agency, the Department of Labor and Employment said.
Don’t expect to catch a glimpse of President Rodrigo Duterte in parties or other special gatherings in Metro Manila until Congress gives him emergency powers to address the traffic mess.
The worsening traffic jams, saying the situation should be more than just a sign of a "booming economy" - they are also a sign of government's failure to ensure proper public transportation. Cebu Archbishop and former Catholic Bishops'…