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3% coconut biodiesel pushed

By EIREENE JAIREE GOMEZ July 12, 2019 The United Coconut Association of the Philippines (UCAP) is lobbying for the immediate implementation of increased coconut content in diesel to three percent by yearend. Doing so, UCAP said, serves as a gradual adjustment until the commodity reaches five percent in the next …

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PH, SKorea to finish FTA talks by Sept

By ANNA LEAH E. GONZALES July 12, 2019 Negotiations for the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the Philippines and South Korea will likely be completed by September, a cabinet official said on Thursday. “Technically they have to be finished sometime September, [the] negotiations and terms, so that it can be …

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NFA palay procurement exceeds target for June

By EIREENE JAIREE GOMEZ July 12, 2019 Palay procurement for June reached 626,100 bags, up 140 percent from the 261,000 bags targeted by the agency, the National Food Authority (NFA) said on Thursday. In a statement, NFA Administrator Judy Carol Dansal said the development came even if the summer harvest …

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Car sales stronger in June – Campi, TMA

By TYRONE JASPER C. PIAD July 12, 2019 AFTER posting nearly flat growth in the last few months, automobile sales increased in June by 8.7 percent and 3.07 percent from figures posted a year and a month earlier, respectively. In a joint report on Thursday, the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers …

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Pag-IBIG members saved P23.40B in H1

By The Manila Times July 12, 2019 MEMBERS of the Home Development Mutual Fund (Pag-IBIG Fund) collectively saved more than P23.40 billion in the first half of 2019, the state-run agency said on Thursday. In a statement, Pag-IBIG said the amount was a P4.94-billion or 27-percent increase from the P18.46 …

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