Davao City businesses grapple with soaring inflation; Oct. rate at 10.4%

BUSINESSES in Davao City, one of the major commercial hubs in southern Philippines, are worried that local inflation will hold back ongoing recovery from the coronavirus pandemic with the October rate at 10.4%, higher than the country’s 7.7% and Davao Region’s 9.8%.  An official of the Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc.  (DCCCII) […]

Editorial: Of fathers and sons

The Internet increasingly seems to be the spot mentioned by the poet Rumi: “Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I’ll meet you there.” Recently, about 7.4 million netizens congregated on the YouTube interview by Toni Gonzaga of Bongbong Marcos (BBM). Entitled “The Greatest Lesson Bongbong Marcos Learned from His Father,” […]