Provincial

P3.2-M DSWD social dev’t projects benefit CamSur villagers

LEGAZPI CITY – Hundreds of villagers in Pasacao town, Camarines Sur province will now reap benefits from the community development projects turned over to the town by the Department of Social Welfare and…

Foreign

Business

Investment pledges in PEZA hit P6.4-B in January

The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) has approved P6.39 billion worth of investment pledges in January, 84% higher than the P3.48 billion projects registered in the same month in 2022. PEZA reported on…

Science and Technology

DOST, LGU PANGANTUCAN TO COLLABORATE ON FIRST DRONE-ASSISTED REFORESTATION IN MT. KALATUNGAN

To demonstrate the reforestation technology developed by a startup company, the Department of Science and Technology, in partnership with the Local Government Unit of Pangantucan, will conduct the first drone-assisted replanting…

P1-M cash prize awaits the winner of 2023 BCYF Innovation Award

To further encourage innovators in the country, the Benita and Catalino Yap Foundation (BCYF) once again leads the conduct of its Innovation Award this year to recognize individuals, teams or…

Travel

PH targets 4.8M visitor arrivals in 2023 and hike tourism revenue to $5.8-B

The Philippines hopes to double its tourism revenues and targets at least 4.8 million foreign visitor arrivals in 2023.Department of Tourism Secretary Christina Frasco revealed the projections when she bared…