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Privacy breaches
by Rey Gamboa - November 13, 2018 - 12:00am
The big word these days on social media is privacy.
Safety nets and tax reform
by Rey Gamboa - November 8, 2018 - 12:00am
The proposed second part of the programmed Comprehensive Tax Reform Package (CTRP) has been tweaked, perhaps too calculatingly, so as not to affect revenue collections of government.
No trabaho with TRABAHO bill
by Rey Gamboa - November 6, 2018 - 12:00am
The second installment of the Comprehensive Tax Reform Package (CRTP) meant to introduce better incentives for investors in the country is now turning out to be a revenue-generating proposal which could even repel...
Comments on endo, traffic
by Rey Gamboa - November 1, 2018 - 12:00am
An official of the Employers Confederation of the Philippines sent some comments on our column’s take on the government’s move to ban all forms of contract labor, which was published last Oct. 30.
Two-sided labor issue
by Rey Gamboa - October 30, 2018 - 12:00am
European budget airline Ryanair, which had managed to grow its business over three decades across the continent by offering low fares and a no-frills service, was recently hit by a labor strike.
More join call to prioritize agriculture
by Rey Gamboa - October 25, 2018 - 12:00am
Today, we give way to two readers who sent in their comments.
Is the worst over? Maybe
by Rey Gamboa - October 23, 2018 - 12:00am
Pollsters often say that when Metro Manila sneezes, the whole country will likewise sneeze – but in a month or so.
Readers react on urgent call to save agriculture
by Rey Gamboa - October 18, 2018 - 12:00am
We received a number of comments on our recent column about agriculture.
Check before you click
by Rey Gamboa - October 16, 2018 - 12:00am
Phishing (pronounced fishing) has become more intense and devious in recent times, so much so that the unsuspecting victim often fails to recognize the peril at hand – and, yes, clicks on a link.
Rural school’s role in agriculture
by Rey Gamboa - October 11, 2018 - 12:00am
Dr. Frank D. Gorrez, PhD, an agronomist who graduated from UP Los Baños, shares with us a farming syllabus that he helped develop with the Shalom Science Institute for teachers, students and farmers in Banago,...
Saving Philippine agriculture
by Rey Gamboa - October 9, 2018 - 12:00am
One of the key concerns of our agriculture technocrats about raising the productivity of Philippine farms is the slow adaptation of farmers to technology, which includes mechanization and the utilization of new farming...
Emphasis on agriculture is survival call
by Rey Gamboa - October 4, 2018 - 12:00am
When putting emphasis on the role of agriculture in the survival of the Philippines in the coming years, this often comes across as a challenge against the principles of free trade, or the free flow of food products...
To be a better teacher
by Rey Gamboa - October 2, 2018 - 12:00am
Public school teachers in the Philippines, they say, have big hearts. Many wake up before the sun rises to fix meals for their families while preparing to get ready for work, then clock in at their schools long before...
Is the crisis end in sight?
by Rey Gamboa - September 27, 2018 - 12:00am
We’ve gone through worse times, and yet.
The privacy issue
by Rey Gamboa - September 25, 2018 - 12:00am
Facebook has been this column’s carrier since 2011, or about five years after this immensely popular social networking site opened its doors to anybody in the world who claimed to be 13 years of age or older....
Meet Asia’s new darling
by Rey Gamboa - September 20, 2018 - 12:00am
Among the members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the new darling is Vietnam.
Should Duterte legacy be BBB or Golden Age of Agriculture?
by Rey Gamboa - September 18, 2018 - 12:00am
My exposure to corporate social responsibility in my years with a multinational oil company had been limited, and left me with the impression that work for inclusive growth seemed like wading in an ocean of development...
Time to revisit PPP
by Rey Gamboa - September 13, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s time to give public-private partnership (PPP) projects a bigger push.
Price stabilization is a must
by Rey Gamboa - September 11, 2018 - 12:00am
Almost just everybody just can’t stop talking about inflation, or in more layman terms, rising prices.
Free WiFi Program: It’s complicated
by Rey Gamboa - September 6, 2018 - 12:00am
Making available free WiFi to many parts of the country, it appears, is not as simple as it sounds.
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