Could Brexit be the construction sector’s greatest challenge?

There is less than one month to go before the end of the Brexit transition period. From midnight on 31 December, the UK will be ‘on its own’ as far as Europe is concerned. With this in mind, here are six critical challenges that the UK’s construction industry (in common with various other sectors) […]

Could Brexit be the construction sector’s greatest challenge?

There is less than one month to go before the end of the Brexit transition period. From midnight on 31 December, the UK will be ‘on its own’ as far as Europe is concerned. With this in mind, here are six critical challenges that the UK’s construction industry (in common with various other sectors) faces […]

New COVID-19 cases below 1,000, lowest since Nov. 4

THE Department of Health reported 934 new coronavirus cases on Friday, the lowest since November 4 when it recorded 987. Prior to early November, the last time the daily case record below 1,000 was in mid-July. The country now has a coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) tally of 436,345. An additional 63 deaths were recorded, bringing […]

New COVID-19 cases below 1,000, lowest since Nov. 4

FREEPIK THE Department of Health reported 934 new coronavirus cases on Friday, the lowest since November 4 when it recorded 987. Prior to early November, the last time the daily case record below 1,000 was in mid-July. The country now has a coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) tally of 436,345. An additional 63 deaths were recorded, […]

Gov’t lifts total ban on conferences, workshops

CONFERENCES, workshops and other similar activities are now allowed in areas under the general quarantine level, a move that will help boost the battered tourism sector. “While the pandemic has taught organizers to embrace technology, some gatherings in a physical set-up can now proceed, with health and safety protocols in place. We are optimistic that […]

Gov’t lifts total ban on conferences, workshops

CONFERENCES, workshops and other similar activities are now allowed in areas under the general quarantine level, a move that will help boost the battered tourism sector. “While the pandemic has taught organizers to embrace technology, some gatherings in a physical set-up can now proceed, with health and safety protocols in place. We are optimistic that […]

Transport dep’t signs usufruct agreement for 5 DND properties for Metro Manila Subway project

THE Transportation department and the Department of National Defense (DND) on Friday inked a usufruct agreement covering five properties of the latter, which will be partly used for the Metro Manila Subway project. Under the agreement, the DND properties that would be expropriated are the Veterans Memorial Medical Center and Golf Course, the AFP Medical […]

Transport dep’t signs usufruct agreement for 5 DND properties for Metro Manila Subway project

THE Transportation department and the Department of National Defense (DND) on Friday inked a usufruct agreement covering five properties of the latter, which will be partly used for the Metro Manila Subway project. Under the agreement, the DND properties that would be expropriated are the Veterans Memorial Medical Center and Golf Course, the AFP Medical […]

Anti-corruption task force approves guidelines to speed up complaints processing

PHILSTAR THE Department of Justice (DoJ)-led Task Force Against Corruption has approved the guidelines on dealing with corruption-related complaints filed against officials of government agencies and local government units, Justice Secretary Menardo I. Guevara said Friday. With the approval of the guidelines, the task force operations center is expected to process complaints and reports on […]

Anti-corruption task force approves guidelines to speed up complaints processing

THE Department of Justice (DoJ)-led Task Force Against Corruption has approved the guidelines on dealing with corruption-related complaints filed against officials of government agencies and local government units, Justice Secretary Menardo I. Guevara said Friday. With the approval of the guidelines, the task force operations center is expected to process complaints and reports on corruption […]