When will we ever learn?

The Philippine Statistics Authority said 40 percent of Filipino households depend on liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) for their daily cooking needs. These families are the potential victims of unsafe LPG tanks being sold by unscrupulous LPG suppliers. For example, if they happen to buy imported LPG tanks that are made…

Century Nuliv Townvillas officially break ground

Century Nuliv Townvillas at Acqua, Century Properties' maiden project under its recently launched upscale real-estate brand Century Nuliv recently held its groundbreaking ceremony. The ceremony was led by Century Nuliv President Monica L. Trajano, CPG Sales Operations Management Group Head Malvin C. Landicho, CPG Design Manager Arch. Jennifer S. Maglaqui,…

No such animal as a good coach

AS the new coach of San Miguel Beer, Jorge Gallent finds himself handling a herculean job. He inherits a post as daunting as preserving the team's legacy of excellence: the winningest of all time. He replaces a coach that prides in the sheen of a 9-of-10 title acquisitions, including one…

Consumer hours lost to brownouts up 10%

POWER outages caused by storms, earthquakes, and even lightning cost the country 107.5 million consumer-hours in 2021, according to a study released by the Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS). In 'Electricity Supply Interruptions in the Philippines: Characteristics, Trends, Causes,' author and PIDS Research Fellow Kris Francisco said this was…