Increased discount for seniors sought

The Provincial Board has requested the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to grant an increase of 20 to…

VAT charges to raise electricity rates

The Palawan Electric Cooperative (Paleco) recently announced it will start to apply and collect a 12 percent value-added tax (VAT)…

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.

Paleco says power rate hike inevitable

Power consumers can expect an increase in their electric bills because of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law, but the Palawan Electric Cooperative (Paleco) said they don’t know yet when this will be imposed.

BIR clarifies taxation aspects under TRAIN

Over 300 participants attended Friday’s forum on the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law organized by the local…