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New mistletoe species named after Philippine wildlife biologist

Amyema Lisae. (contributed Photo/ Pieter Pelser) CHRISTMAS came early for Bacolod-based wildlife biologist Lisa Paguntalan. A new mistletoe species, Amyema lisae, was named after Paguntalan, executive director of the Philippines Biodiversity Conservation Foundation, Inc. (PBCFI). The rare honor... Source link

Senate blue ribbon committee eyes probe of ‘tara’ system in NFA

The Senate blue ribbon committee is inclined to investigate allegations of a "tara" (payola) system in the National Food Authority (NFA) and a supposed scheme to favor private traders as claimed...

DoF’s Chua: Package 2 to create ‘millions of jobs’

“Millions of jobs” will be created if the government’s second tax reform package is approved by Congress, a senior Finance department official claimed on Tuesday, rejecting claims that the... read more...

Labor chief estimates NCR floor wage hike at no less than P20

By Gillian M. Cortez BUSINESSES in Metro Manila may have to pay their minimum wage workers at least P20 more per day — roughly the same increment under the prevailing wage order — once the... read more...

Nike reports higher profits but growth slows in China

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — Nike reported solid gains in both quarterly profit and revenues Tuesday but shares fell in after-hours trading on slowing growth in China. The sports apparel and sneaker giant, which has made headlines in recent weeks over an edgy ad campaign featuring Colin... read more...

Trillanes being arrested in presence of Senate leaders

Officials of the Philippine National Police served the warrant on Senator Antonio Trillanes in the presence of Senate President Vicente Sotto III, Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon and Senator Bam Aquino. read more...

New mistletoe species named after Pinay environmentalist

A newly discovered mistletoe species has been named after a Filipina environmentalist, according to an article published in the scientific journal Phytotaxa. read more...

Over P500-M worth of suspected shabu seized at Pasay condo

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) raided a condominium unit in Pasay City that is allegedly used as a shabu laboratory, James Agustin reported on Saksi. read more...

Butler rebuffs Timberwolves' reconciliation bid

Jimmy Butler declined an invitation to reconsider his trade demand and opted to reiterate his position to the Minnesota Timberwolves. read more...

Dingdong Dantes, inihayag ang dahilan kung bakit siya 'di tatakbo sa 2019 polls

Sa isang post sa kaniyang Facebook account nitong Martes, inihayag ni Kapuso Primetime King Dingdong Dantes na hindi siya tatakbo sa anumang posisyon sa darating na 2019 mid-term elections. read more...