DTI opens loan facility to small businesses

Micro, small, and medium entrepreneurs (MSMEs) in Palawan can avail P5,000 to P100,000 loans starting this year from the government’s…

Palawan business group sees steady economic growth

The Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry Incorporated (PCCI) is urging city-based businesses to take advantage of the Philippines’ steadily…

Expert calls for financial literacy campaigns

The government should encourage the promotion of financial literacy and inculcate entrepreneurial mindset among Filipinos by incorporating it in school…

DTI cracks down on erring establishments

The Department of Trade and Industry on Thursday said they have issued “warning notices” to at least 14 establishments they…

NFA powerless to stop climb of commercial rice prices

A National Food Authority (NFA) official admitted on Monday they have no capacity to impact the prices of commercial rice varieties in public markets in the province due to the very limited supply they have in their warehouses.

Palawan craft beer breaks into mainstream market

The Palaweño Brewery that produces Palawan’s Ayahay craft beer is now expanding its market to Metro Manila and major cities in the Visayas, such as Iloilo, Bacolod, and Cebu.

TRAIN law forum set Feb. 26

Another round of forum on the Tax Reform Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law will be done by the local office of the state internal revenue agency, an official said Friday.