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PAL, Cebu Pacific seen to sustain revenue growth

LOCAL AIRLINES will likely sustain the momentum in their revenues for the rest of the year amid easing of restrictions to further reopen the economy, analysts said.

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PHL seen facing risk of imported inflation as currency weakens

THE PHILIPPINES is among those economies exposed to a heightened risk of imported inflation due to its depreciating currency, according to Nomura Global Markets Research. 

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SHARES closed higher on Monday on bargain hunting after five consecutive days of decline and as Metro Manila remained under Alert Level 1. 

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Peso drops on Powell hints, wage hike risks

THE PESO weakened anew versus the greenback on Monday following hawkish signals from the US Federal Reserve and due to inflation risks amid wage hikes.
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Taiwan’s COVID-19 containment strategy utilizes innovative technology and universal health coverage

TWO YEARS into the COVID-19 pandemic, more than 510 million confirmed cases and more than 6.25 million deaths have been reported around the world. As nations continue to battle the pandemic, Taiwan’s achievements have been widely recognized. As of May 10, about 390,000 confirmed cases and 931 deaths had been reported in Taiwan, which has a population of 23.5 million. And thanks to a joint effort by the government and the people, Taiwan’s economic growth rate for 2021 reached 6.45%.

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Health and wealth go together with Sun Life

At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, many faced uncertainties especially when it came to their health and finances. After two years, some have...

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Collaboration redefines corporate social responsibility

By Adrian Paul B. Conoza, Special Features Assistant Editor One of the many things that has gone widespread in the past years since the coronavirus...

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Energy sector in transition: A rebalancing act

COAL-FIRED power plant companies in the Philippines have, in recent months, declared plans to rebalance their portfolio into one that has a growing share of renewables in the mix.
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ARTS & LEISURE

Do these three popular anti-ageing skincare ingredients work? Here’s what the...

FOR people looking to press pause on ageing, it hasn’t always been as easy as it is today. Throughout history people have used all sorts of outlandish anti-ageing skincare techniques — such as bathing in donkey’s milk as Cleopatra supposedly did, or applying mercury directly to the skin, as the Elizabethans did.

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Porsche Macan GTS: This high-stepping sport ute sees red

ROME, ITALY: I won’t attempt to even fathom what the Porsche purists might have in their beating Stuttgart hearts, but I’d like to think that they’ve softened up by now about their favorite brand conjuring up sport utility vehicles (yes two, in fact). If you consider that these utes have basically saved the brand from the unforgiving abyss of bankruptcy, well, what’s not to like?

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Wrestling goes to action; Bodybuilders sent back home

HANOI — With Noel Norada and Jason Baucas showing the way, the national wrestling team goes into action Tuesday at the Gia Lam District Sporting Hall, determined to stamp its class in the 31st Vietnam Southeast Asian Games here despite lack of training due to the pandemic.

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