Lifestyle check, anyone?
September 30,2014 01:08 AM
By: Wenceslao E. Mateo Jr.
THE ouster of the Gilas Pilipinas from the medal standings in the Incheon 2014 Asian Games in basketball should be a great frustration to many Filipinos.
No one expected that, following its victories in the FIBA Asia and outstanding performance in the FIBA World.
September 30,2014 01:06 AM
By: Modesto Sa-onoy
A friend going into sugarcane farming asked me whether there are protective measures that sugar producers can expect when the tariff barrier on imports of agricultural products come down by Jan. 1, 2015. I said that there is no tariff barrier since the government has entered into an agreement with other nations on the lifting of this protective wall for local products.
From rags to riches...to ruins!
September 30,2014 01:04 AM
By: Jesus “Jess” Dureza
WE all know the popular catch phrase: "From rags to riches". But there's a new one now we should watch out for: "From rags to riches to ruins"! This is otherwise known as the 3RD GENERATION PHENOMENON.
This is what CanCham Governor CELSO VIVAS discussed with a few select Dabawenyos at a Davao Canadian Chamber luncheon business meeting at the Marco Polo a few days ago.
Statistics: Its role in globalization and regional economic integration
September 30,2014 01:02 AM
By: Dr. Rex Casiple
ON SEPTEMBER 20, 1990, former President Corazon C. Aquino issued Presidential Proclamation No. 647, “Declaring the Month of October of Every Year as the National Statistics Month”.