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10:45:53 AM | Monday, February 9th, 2015

AS part of its efforts to cut poverty in fishing communities, the Department of Agriculture (DA) formally launched on Friday a program that aims to establish 252 community fish-landing centers (CFLCs) in strategic areas nationwide.

10:42:05 AM | Monday, February 9th, 2015

Here is a similarity between the 44 murdered PNP-SAF commandos and the six million impoverished farmer/fisherfolk families. They are both subjected to suffering they do not deserve.

11:41:28 AM | Thursday, February 5th, 2015

The Department of Labor and Employment on Wednesday admitted that urgent measures are required to make productive 12.4 million Filipinos withour work in the fourth quarter of 2014.

11:29:35 AM | Thursday, February 5th, 2015

EVEN with 6.1 percent growth in 2014, economic planners are hoping to see changes in the sources of growth in the Philippines.

11:28:06 AM | Monday, February 2nd, 2015

MANILA, Philippines–Job growth at large enterprises in Metro Manila accelerated in the third quarter of 2014, riding a strong performance of the construction industry, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).

10:17:18 AM | Monday, February 2nd, 2015

MANILA, Philippines—Amid sustained economic growth, over a million jobs were created in the country last year, although the quality of new employment remained below par as mostly temporary positions were made available, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).

10:14:38 AM | Monday, February 2nd, 2015

ALTHOUGH economic growth slowed down last year, the Philippines made it as the second fastest growing economy in Asia, next to China.

10:11:51 AM | Monday, February 2nd, 2015

IT WAS a dream come true for these women living near a pineapple plantation in Barangay Cawayan in Calinan, Davao City who were determined to put meaning into their monotonous afternoons.

09:57:56 AM | Monday, February 2nd, 2015

THERE was a significant rise in the employment rate in the Davao region, figures from the local Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) show.

09:49:50 AM | Monday, February 2nd, 2015

MANILA, Philippines - State-run National Food Authority (NFA) is reviewing the incentives that could be provided to farmers to sell their palay (unmilled rice) to the agency, NFA administrator Renan Dalisay said yesterday.