Phl’s missed opportunity
by Fidel Abalos - June 1, 2020 - 12:00am
Most parts of the country are now on general community quarantine.
Post-lockdown scenarios
by Fidel Abalos - May 25, 2020 - 12:00am
Last week, Gov. Gwen Garcia called out a netizen who vented her frustration on the transitioning of the Province of Cebu from ECQ to GCQ, which resulted to the beneficiaries’ disqualification from the second...
Balik Probinsya:New hope but…
by Fidel Abalos - May 18, 2020 - 12:00am
Last week, National Housing Authority General Manager Marcelino Escalada Jr. said that he saw a “very positive indication on the number of interested employees for the Balik Probinsya program.”
Investment scammers: Targeting SAP beneficiaries?
by Fidel Abalos - May 11, 2020 - 12:00am
After a multitude of scams that victimized the investing public for the past several years, the Securities and Exchange Commission has stepped up its information campaign against fraudulent business practices.
Bad politicians’ businesses
by Fidel O. Abalos - May 4, 2020 - 12:00am
We’ve been through a lot of unforgiving catastrophes and countless misfortunes in the past, both manmade and natural.
WTI Crude at - US$37 per barrel: What does it mean?
by Fidel Abalos - April 27, 2020 - 12:00am
April 20, 2020, apart from the triple “20” in such date that will only happen once in our lifetime, is certainly a date that is historic and unforgettable.
Food security: The battle cry
by Fidel Abalos - April 13, 2020 - 12:00am
As COVID19-influenced lockdown continues and the end remains uncertain, our food supply will certainly reach breaking point.
Post-COVID19:The possibilities
by Fidel Abalos - April 6, 2020 - 12:00am
“We can’t please everyone”, our forefathers said so, then. Centuries gone and the same admonition remained true and real. Certainly, as generations come and go, it will forever stay.
Are falling prices really good?
by Fidel Abalos - March 30, 2020 - 12:00am
As COVID19 continues to wreak havoc globally and forced citizens to stay home, prices of consumer items have either reacted waywardly or obediently.
Life will go on – there is a future
by Fidel Abalos - March 27, 2020 - 12:00am
Challenges are always opportunities:
Agri-tourism: The food aspect will sustain it
by Fidel Abalos - March 23, 2020 - 12:00am
Until 2019, despite the wars, chaos, threats, etc. obtaining all over the world, global tourism continued to grow.
Maladies & deceitful practices
by Fidel Abalos - March 16, 2020 - 12:00am
Terrorism, typhoon, earthquake, volcanic eruptions, civil war and political instability are just among the usual calamities/crisis the world is in.
Agri sector: Safe from the coronavirus
by Fidel Abalos - March 9, 2020 - 12:00am
The breaking news from all networks in the world today have been on the spread and the threat of the coronavirus.
Domestic tourism: The way to go
by Fidel Abalos - March 2, 2020 - 12:00am
The coronavirus continues to wreak havoc globally. With one reported death in the USA just yesterday, this virus is practically sowing fear from east to west.
Sports & medical tourism prospects: Just all talk
by Fidel Abalos - February 24, 2020 - 12:00am
Due to the coronavirus scare, a lot of companies worldwide are on the red.
Ponzi scheme “investors”: You were fooled, period
by Fidel Abalos - February 17, 2020 - 12:00am
Last week, the Securities and Exchange Commission reported that “Bislig City, Surigao del Norte Regional Trial Court Branch 29 issued warrants of arrest against KAPA founder and President Joel Apolinario and...
nCoV: Boon for online retail, bane for brick & mortar
by Fidel Abalos - February 10, 2020 - 12:00am
Undeniably, hate (US-Iran feud, US-China trade war, etc.) obtains in the world today.
SM-Ayala SRP project must go on despite threats
by Fidel Abalos - February 3, 2020 - 12:00am
Generally, nobody can prevent anyone from filing cases against someone.
Pedestrianization: Kudos to NEDA
by Fidel Abalos - January 27, 2020 - 12:00am
Just last week, the feasibility study for a workable and inexpensive solution that will somehow alleviate the worsening traffic condition in downtown Cebu was completed. Appropriately coined as “pedestrianization”,...
More jobs=higher pays
by Fidel O. Abalos - January 20, 2020 - 12:00am
As always, here in Cebu, in the month of January, we brag about the successes of our tourism initiatives as it peaks (obviously referring to the Sinulog Festival).
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