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Philippines receives its largest port equipment

International Container Terminal Services, Inc.’s (ICTSI) flagship Manila International Container Terminal (MICT), the Philippines’ leading international trading gateway, is now capable of handling the world’s largest container ships after taking delivery of three new cranes–a pair of Neo-Panamax quay cranes and a Post-Panamax quay crane–on Thursday, June 7.

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PAL expects to be more cost-efficient on long-haul flights

Philippine Airlines (PAL), which had been reporting losses on its New York route, expects cost efficiency to improve on long-haul flights after it switches to the fuel-efficient Airbus A350-900 starting October, its chief executive said. The new airplane will allow it to fly non-stop on long routes, a feature business travelers favor. PAL currently uses Boeing 777 to fly to …

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DOE promotes use of e-trikes

The Department of Energy is donating 900 electric tricycles to the local governments of Pateros, Las Piñas, Muntinlupa and Valenzuela, as part of its campaign to promote the use of e-trikes.

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DPWH reviews SMC proposal extending TPLEX

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is evaluating the P24 billion proposal of San Miguel Corp. (SMC) to extend the Tarlac-Pangasinan-La Union Expressway (TPLEX) by 54-kilometers from Rosario to San Juan, La Union.

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2007 Metrobank Foundation outstanding Filipino is new AFP chief

To honor newly appointed Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief of staff General Carlito Galvez, Jr. a testimonial dinner was hosted by the Metrobank Group on May 23, 2018 at the Grand Salon of Grand Hyatt Manila in Taguig City. General Galvez was a recipient of the 2007 search for The Outstanding Philippine Soldiers (TOPS), now widely known as …

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