By Germelina Lacorte
Asean economic integration might have dire consequences for Philippine agriculture, which remains largely underdeveloped and “un-mechanized” and is, therefore, ill-equipped to compete in the free market, an undersecretary in the Department of Labor and Employment said here Tuesday.
By Frinston L. Lim
An upland community that was once notorious as “home” to marijuana plantations is slowly transforming into the food basket of Compostela Valley.
By Delfin T. Mallari Jr.
A leader of the Agta tribe in the Sierra Madres in northern Quezon on Monday said the construction of a bridge that would link the province to Aurora had no permit from his community.
By DJ Yap
, Tonette Orejas
Two villages in two different provinces in Southern Luzon are named after the same waterway that separates them: the Umiray River. Soon, a bridge costing nearly half a billion pesos to build will connect Barangay (village) Umiray in Dingalan town in Aurora province to Barangay Umiray in General Nakar town in Quezon province, according […]
By Benjamin Pimentel
The Supreme Court ruling on Hacienda Luisita was such an important event it merited a major speech by President Aquino. In fact, it was a golden opportunity for P-Noy – a chance for him to take charge of such a historically important issue and tell a compelling story.