4As suspends Gigil over Belo ad

Ad agency Gigil has been suspended as a member of the Association of Accredited Advertising Agencies of the Philippines (4As Philippines) after it released the controversial Belo ad in August. 

BSP to watch Covid-19 variants’ threat to inflation

BSP to watch Covid-19 variants’ threat to inflation

While the country’s inflation rate in June 2021 eased to 4.1 percent, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said it would still monitor the economic pressures brought about by the emerging coronavirus variants.

No shortage in meat products, canned goods— San Miguel

No shortage in meat products, canned goods— San Miguel

San Miguel Foods, San Miguel Corp.’s (SMC) food unit, said its meat products and canned goods would remain available in supermarkets and other retail outlets amid the concerns raised about import restrictions and a surge in meat material prices.

DOE wants gov’t to build new power plant

DOE wants gov’t to build new power plant

Despite adequate power supply, Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi wants the government to again join the power generation business by building a reserve power plant.Cusi warned that if problems in active power plants occurred, supply would not be enough to back up demand...