by Fidel Abalos - August 13, 2022 - 12:00am
The “ber” months (the four months of September, October, November and December) will start in a few days from now.
Revenge travel  
by Fidel O. Abalos - July 23, 2022 - 12:00am
We live in an era where etymologists and grammarians are collaborating to come up with new words or phrases that are politically appropriate.
Robotics for agriculture
by Fidel O. Abalos - July 16, 2022 - 12:00am
The emphasis on agriculture by the current administration is admirable. Known for its inefficiency and notoriety as one of the most corrupt departments, having the president taking it by the horns is certainly the...
Virtual kitchen  
by Fridel O. Abalos - July 9, 2022 - 12:00am
Undeniably, the pandemic has changed some of our habits a bit.
Current oil prices: Need-based or greed-driven?
by Fidel O Abalos - July 2, 2022 - 12:00am
A little over two years ago (April 20, 2020), Brent crude was selling at US$26 per barrel. 
Triple whammy  
by Fidel O. Abalos - June 25, 2022 - 12:00am
Nowadays, among professionals and businessmen, whether in the board room, coffee shops or barbershops, the dollar’s strength (hovering around P54 to a dollar), oil prices (over US$110 per barrel), the inevitable...
More jobs than workers = higher pays  
by Fidel O. Abalos - June 18, 2022 - 12:00am
A few weeks ago, the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board-7 approved another non-productivity related raise of P31 in the minimum wage.
Smart City isn’t about creating an oasis  
by Fidel O. Abalos - June 4, 2022 - 12:00am
Probably, in trying to impress their constituents or win elections, we hear local government executives harping about creating “smart cities” in their territories.
Move away from subsistence farming  
by Fidel O. Abalos - May 28, 2022 - 12:00am
More often, we only realize the gravity of an existential threat to humanity’s existence once a direct and obvious life threatening crisis pervades, like Russia’s invasion on Ukraine.
War in Ukraine: Exacerbated food insecurity    
by Fidel O. Abalos - May 21, 2022 - 12:00am
Since the day Russia’s invasion on Ukraine began, everyone was just conspicuously wary on the disruption of the supply in fossil fuel.
by Fidel O. Abalos - May 14, 2022 - 12:00am
The election is over. The election that was marred, as usual, by massive vote buying activities. 
Devious pols’ businesses
by Fidel O. Abalos - May 7, 2022 - 12:00am
As the election hits fever pitch, the differences (then and now) in the manner by which campaigns are undertaken have become more apparent.
Devious pols: Drying up our treasury   
by Fidel O. Abalos - April 30, 2022 - 12:00am
Certainly, this year (an election year), as more money flows (whether coming from legitimate or illegitimate sources), the economy shall expand.
Paving the road to “shecovery”  
by Fidel O. Abalos - April 9, 2022 - 12:00am
In the past, most women, when they get married, resigned to the idea that they become purely homemakers.
Stress-free renting 
by Fidel O. Abalos - April 2, 2022 - 12:00am
There are several options in owning a home. If you are awash with cash, you can always buy or build one anytime.
A digital lending platform for contractors  
by Fridel O. Abalos - March 26, 2022 - 12:00am
The extent of the devastation (in both lives and properties) in the ongoing war in Ukraine is immeasurable.
Clean technology  
by Fidel O. Abalos - March 19, 2022 - 12:00am
Two years ago, Covid 19 invaded the world. Almost a month ago, Russia invaded Ukraine. 
Green energy  
by Fidel O. Abalos - March 12, 2022 - 12:00am
Sanctions on Russia, though might make Russians’ lives miserable, have made ours difficult too.
Oil prices  
by Fidel O. Abalos - March 5, 2022 - 12:00am
The Russian invasion of Ukraine resulted to oil prices breaching US$110.00 per barrel.
Subscription economy
by Fidel O. Abalos - February 19, 2022 - 12:00am
The two-year old pandemic is crippling enough. Worse, the other calamities (like typhoon Odette) rubbed salt into the wound.
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | ... | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36
Are you sure you want to log out?

Philstar.com is one of the most vibrant, opinionated, discerning communities of readers on cyberspace. With your meaningful insights, help shape the stories that can shape the country. Sign up now!

or sign in with
no session for state
no session for code
no session for id_token
no session for user