DoTr invests in high-tech infrastructure for greater accessibility

By Genivi Verdejo January 23, 2023 Retrieved from: The Department of Transportation (DoTr) is building more infrastructure projects that include flagship projects, aimed at making the country a regional hub. Transportation Secretary Jaime Bautista leads the DOTr in celebrating its 124th anniversary with excitement on the projects that will modernize […]

ECONOMY | The Global Economy Needs a New Powerhouse. India Is Stepping Up

By Kai Schultz and Vrishti Beniwal January 23, 2023  Retrieved by: Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants to make India a developed nation. How soon can a country once synonymous with red tape become a $10 trillion economy? India’s economic transformation is kicking into high gear. Global manufacturers are looking beyond […]

OFW remittances rose by 5.8% in Nov 2022

Ronnel W. Domingo – 1 week ago Retrieved from: Personal remittances to the Philippines sent by Filipinos abroad grew by 5.8 percent to $2.93 billion in November 2022 from $2.77 billion in the same month of 2021, according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas. This was the fastest yearly growth for any […]

Philippines looking to double tourist arrivals to 5 million in 2023

By Newsdesk – January 20, 2023 Retrieved from: The Philippines Department of Tourism (DOT) revealed Thursday it is aiming to attract 5 million foreign visitors in 2023, almost doubling the 2.6 million visitors who arrived last year. Tourism Secretary Christina Frasco said the DOT was looking to attract a minimum […]