Duterte Calls On Miners To “Shape Up”

Environment and mining groups have voiced support for president-elect Rodrigo Duterte’s call for mining companies to “shape up.” 

For a country with a rich biodiversity and island ecosystems profile like the Philippines, there is no place for illegal miners and destructive mining practices, said Ysan Castillo, secretary general of Philippine Business for Environmental Stewardship (PBEST).

A positive future for the Philippines

After a strong performance in the Philippines Presidential election campaign and the election itself on May 9, the winner Mayor of Davao Rodrigo Duterte is beginning to make his plan for the 6 years of his Presidency starting on 1 July.

Top City Hubs for IT-BPM Named

The Philippine Department of Science and Technology Information and Communications Technology Office (DOST-ICTO), the Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP), and Leechiu Property Consultants (LPC) recently announced 2016’s Next Wave Cities™ – the hubs that can best enable and support the continued growth of the information technology and business process management (IT-BPM) sector in the Philippines.


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