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                    [Title] => Napocor justifies rate hike petition
                    [Summary] => 

The National Power Corp. (Napocor) has defended its petition for a higher power rate adjustment amid decreasing fuel prices, saying prevailing rates date back as far as 2009.

[DatePublished] => 2016-01-31 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => ) [1] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1546818 [Title] => Online shopping: The Pros and Cons [Summary] =>

There has been in these past years an increasing trend towards online shopping, at virtual stores over the internet. The various shopping websites have become convenient avenues for finding particular items since the offered stuff is often properly sorted out. Many of these websites also offer items at bargain prices.

[DatePublished] => 2016-01-26 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1116583 [AuthorName] => Alexa Montecillo [SectionName] => Freeman Cebu Lifestyle [SectionUrl] => cebu-lifestyle [URL] => ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1535329 [Title] => Toyota head resigns from Tokyo Olympic committee [Summary] =>

The head of Toyota Motor Corp. stepped down yesterday as vice president of the organizing committee for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics as organizers acknowledged the cost of hosting the games will be far higher than originally thought.

[DatePublished] => 2015-12-21 13:00:40 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1488726 [AuthorName] => Mari Yamaguchi [SectionName] => World [SectionUrl] => world [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1533213 [Title] => Making a Holiday Budget [Summary] =>

For many families, Christmas comes not once a year, but lingers on for months!

[DatePublished] => 2015-12-15 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Freeman Cebu Lifestyle [SectionUrl] => cebu-lifestyle [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1532262 [Title] => Fiber to home [Summary] =>

If fiber connectivity is the key to bandwidth problems and slow internet in the Philippines, then why is it slow to penetrate most residential homes? Here are the five most common reasons why.

 

 

[DatePublished] => 2015-12-13 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 136229 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1104739 [AuthorName] => Abe Olandres [SectionName] => Technology [SectionUrl] => technology [URL] => ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1531783 [Title] => Salvation is free, but discipleship will cost you your life. —Dietrich Bonhoeffer [Summary] =>

Salvation is free, but discipleship will cost you your life. —Dietrich Bonhoeffer

[DatePublished] => 2015-12-11 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Word of the day [SectionUrl] => word-of-the-day [URL] => ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1521881 [Title] => DA seeks lower palay production cost [Summary] =>

Agriculture Secretary Alcala is urging researchers and scientists of the Philippine Rice Research Institute to lower the average production cost of palay (unmilled rice) to P9 per kilogram before 2017.

[DatePublished] => 2015-11-14 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Agriculture [SectionUrl] => agriculture [URL] => ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1509020 [Title] => Piatco wants higher compensation for NAIA 3 expropriation [Summary] =>

The builder of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3 is not happy with the $510-million just compensation awarded by the Supreme Court (SC) to the firm for government’s expropriation of the airport.

[DatePublished] => 2015-10-09 10:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1096875 [AuthorName] => Edu Punay [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [8] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1508223 [Title] => Outdated regulations cost Philippines P140B opportunity losses yearly [Summary] =>

The Philippines loses at least P140 billion in annual opportunity cost due to cumbersome, outdated and complex business regulations for starting business, according to the World Bank.

[DatePublished] => 2015-10-07 10:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097672 [AuthorName] => Ted P. Torres [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1501574 [Title] => Novel plan to curb drug costs seeks candidates' attention [Summary] =>

Consumer-friendly ratings of the benefits of new drugs. Limits on what patients pay. Requiring drug companies to disclose how much they actually spend on research.

[DatePublished] => 2015-09-18 13:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1690131 [AuthorName] => Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar [SectionName] => Health And Family [SectionUrl] => health-and-family [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/world/20150919/Drugs-Medicine-Pharmacy-Prescription.jpg ) ) )
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