RDC 7: Penalize loan sharks accepting 4Ps cards

UNSCRUPULOUS loan sharks who reportedly accept Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) cards as loan collaterals may soon face penalties if they continue with their practice.This after members of the Regional Development Council in Central Visayas (RDC 7) have issued a request to the National Advisory Council (NAC) to request the 4Ps Oversight Committee to review […]

Consolacion to spend P1M to hire ‘decloggers’

THE Municipal Government of Consolacion in northern Cebu has allocated P1 million to be used as “cash for work” incentives for those involved in declogging flooded areas in the town.Danilo Capangpangan, Consolacion’s Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (LDRRMO) head, told SunStar Cebu on Tuesday, June 21, 2022, that the “cash for work” program […]

Distribution of Odette cash assistance in Mandaue City extended until June 22

THE Mandaue City Treasurer’s Office has extended the distribution of cash aid for Typhoon Odette (Rai) victims until June 22, 2022.Officials of the city’s treasury made the announcement after they received calls from concerned typhoon victims who claimed that they have yet to receive their cash aid from the Mandaue City government.Julia Ballesteros, Mandaue City […]

Alpina Achieved a Record Set of Results for FY2021; Revenue Increased by 36.8% to S$51.89 Million with Net Profit Surging by 84.0% to S$9.28 Million

Singapore, Mar 31, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Alpina Holdings Limited (the “Company”, and together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”), an established Singapore-based specialist in providing integrated building services (“IBS”), mechanical and electrical (“M&E”) engineering services, and alteration and addition (“A&A”) works to public and private sector projects, is pleased to announce that […]

944 nurses from private hospitals get cash aid

AROUND 944 nurses working for Cebu’s private hospitals were given their second tranche of cash assistance through the Project Balik Buhay (PBB)’s SalBabida Program. The cash assistance they gave was for nurses handling coronavirus disease (Covid-19) patients in various private hospitals across Cebu. The PBB SalBaBida Program was launched in July 2021 upon the initiative […]

260 Tuburan students get cash aid

AROUND 260 indigent public school students from Tuburan town, northwestern Cebu received cash assistance through the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and a partylist. The cash assistance was formally given to the beneficiaries through a formal distribution led by Tuburan Vice Mayor Danilo Diamante, Representative Alfred Delos Santos of the Ang Probinsyano Partylist […]

Cash remittances up for 7th straight month in August

By Jenina P. Ibañez, Reporter   Money sent home by overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) increased for the seventh straight month as more host economies with high vaccination rates reopened.  Cash remittances rose 5.1% to $2.609 billion in August from $2.483 billion a year earlier, based on data released by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) on Friday.  “The growth […]

Dexin China Announces 2021 Interim Revenue Up 68.5% to RMB13,071.0 Million

HONG KONG, Aug 26, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Dexin China Holdings Company Limited (“Dexin China” or the “Company”; stock code: 2019) has announced its unaudited interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2021. Improved Revenue Scale and ProfitabilityIn the first half of 2021, the Group has insisted on optimizing and […]

P9.1-B cash aid in Metro Manila released  

ABOUT 81% or P9.1 billion out of the P11.2-billion financial assistance for Metro Manila residents affected by the recent two-week strict lockdown has already been released as of Aug. 24, the Presidential Palace said on Thursday.   This means more than nine million beneficiaries have received cash assistance, Palace Spokesman Herminio L. Roque, Jr. told a televised news briefing.    He added that the national […]

Duterte approves P3.9 billion in additional cash assistance for Bataan, Laguna, NCR

PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. Duterte approved an additional P3.873 billion for cash aid to poor families in the National Capital Region (NCR), Bataan and Laguna, which have been placed under the strictest lockdown settings, known as enhanced community quarantine (ECQ). Budget Assistant Secretary Rolando U. Toledo said Thursday that “we just received this morning the approval […]