Business

Malaysian mid-tier companies eyeing partnership with PH firms

By Geneia Verdejo MALAYSIAN companies seek business partnership with local firms, as they see huge market potentials in the Philippines. Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation Deputy Chief Executive Sharimahton Mat Saleh said they organized the Malaysian Mid-Tier Companies Market Immersion Mission to Manila on Nov. 26, 27 and 28 to allow Malaysian companies to meet […]

Business News

Malaysians eyeing more investments in Mindanao

By Geneia Verdejo DAVAO City – The Malaysians were exploring talks with local business groups for investments and business partnerships in Mindanao. This was learned after the Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE), the national trade promotion agency of Malaysia, revealed that it has successfully concluded an exploratory mission to Davao, Mindanao from November 7 […]

Opinions

Krisis sa bigas*

ANG krisis sa bigas sa lungsod ng Zamboanga at sa mga lalawigan ng Basilan, Sulu at Tawi-tawi (Zambasulta) ay matinding babala sa kapalaran na maaari nating sapitin kung magtatagumpay ang mga economic manager sa kanilang mungkahi na umasa sa inangkat na bigas at bawasan ang paggasta sa programa ng gobyerno sa bigas sa Pilipinas. Ayon […]

News

Illegal drugs worth PhP4.3 billion intercepted and seized at Manila’s North Harbor

COMBINED operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency, the Philippine National Police and the Bureau of Customs on Monday have intercepted and seized a shipment of suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride or shabu with an estimated value of PhP4.3 billion at the North Harbor of Manila International Container Port. The alleged illegal drugs, weighing approximately 500 kilograms, […]

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Duterte, Mahatir reaffirm PH-Malaysia ties

By Rodolfo Andal PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte and Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad over the weekend reaffirmed the long-standing brotherhood and friendship between the Philippines and Malaysia following the meeting of the two leaders in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Aside from reaffirming the solidarity of the two Southeast Asian nations, Duterte expressed gratitude to Mahatir for inviting him to […]