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DTI 4-A intensifies monitoring of steel bars in the Calabarzon

DUE to the reports received that substandard products proliferate in markets especially in areas outside the Metro Manila, the Department of Trade and Industry Region 4-A conducted simultaneous monitoring of steel bars on 05 July 2019 in the province of Laguna. 24 establishments in Cabuyao City, Binan City, and Sta. Rosa City were monitored. The […]

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Calabarzon rivers up for massive cleanup on March 1

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna — Following the success of the massive cleanup activities of Manila Bay and its environs last month, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) 4-A (Calabarzon) and its field units will conduct another cleanup of the region’s polluted river systems and tributaries on March 1. Ann Hazel Javier, DENR 4-A public […]

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Go vows speedy reconstruction of San Pablo bridge

By SAUL PA-A SAN PABLO CITY, Laguna — FORMER Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go has assured city and village folks on the speedy reconstruction of the collapsed 56-year-old dilapidated Sta. Ana Bridge, which he has brought to the attention of President Rodrigo Duterte and the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). […]

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3 more banks closed in a week; P1.3B deposits put on hold

 By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS  Banking industry in the countryside is experiencing another blows over the week as the Monetary Board of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas is prohibiting more banks from doing business in the country and putting them under the receivership of the Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation (PDIC) for a consequent liquidation. As of […]

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After BSP closed 26 banks in Batangas, local depositors still hopeful..

Special Report:  By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS BATANGAS City – UMAASA pa rin ang mga maliliit na negosyo at maging ang publiko sa kabuuan na mananatiling mas mainam na piliin ang pagdedeposito sa bangko kaysa ibang paraan ng pag-iimpok sa kabila ng lumalaking risk sa banking industry sa bansa. Nito lamang Huwebes, Agosto 2, dalawang rural […]

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5 kidnaper, 1 pulis, patay sa engkwentro; kidnap victim, sugatan

SAN PABLO City – NAGWAKAS na ang operasyon ng isang kidnap-for-ransom group na kumikilos sa CALABARZON region matapos maka-engkwentro ng mga alagad ng batas sa isang pay-off operation na nagresulta naman pagkamatay ng limang katao at ikinasugat ng tatlong iba pa, Martes ng umaga, sa lunsod na ito. Sa ipinadalang ulat sa Camp Vicente Lim, […]