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SEC plans rules for sustainability, ESG-focused funds 

THE Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) drafted guidelines for investment companies aiming to qualify as sustainable and responsible investment (SRI) funds or for any financing firms that consider environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors for investments.

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DoE solicits green energy bids for 2,000 MW

THE Department of Energy (DoE) said it is inviting companies to supply 2,000 megawatts (MW) of renewable energy (RE) in the first round of its Green Energy Auction Program (GEAP).

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SHARES bounced back on Tuesday amid hopes of eased quarantine restrictions following the continued decline in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases in Metro Manila.

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Gov’t makes full award of bonds

THE GOVERNMENT made a full award of Treasury bonds (T-bonds) it auctioned off on Tuesday as the tenor’s average rate was close to the secondary market level.
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A strategic plan for the Philippine economy

A very crucial strategic move in the coming years to attain both improvement in the productivity of our farming and fisheries sector and to reduce poverty has to do with addressing the problem of the ageing of Filipino farmers whose average age is reaching 60 years.

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Embarking on a journey towards digital economy

One of the biggest and most important differences between the world before and after coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is invisible to the naked eye....

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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

Rust never sleeps

THE RUST from corroded sections of the 130-year-old Minor Basilica of San Sebastian has been repurposed and now adds detail to new artworks which will be sold to raise funds for heritage structure’s restoration. Rust from the famously all-steel church was mixed into pigments, suspended in resin, molded into a frame, and topped a finished image.

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Obiena can still jump at SEAG

OLYMPIAN pole-vaulter Ernest John “EJ” Obiena will get to see action in the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) slated for May 12-23 even if he will not be endorsed by the Philippine Athletics Track and Field Association (PATAFA) and not funded by the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC).

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