The Philippine economy is expected to return to its 6 to 7-percent growth trajectory in 2022 after nearly two years of grappling with the pandemic despite the threat of the Omicron variant, according to the investment banking arm of the Metrobank Group.
Damage caused by Typhoon Odette to rice crops in Western Visayas has so far reached nearly P1 billion.
A total of 68,808 farmers in the province of Iloilo will receive financial assistance from the Department of Agriculture (DA) through the Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) and the Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP).
The agriculture sector is expected to remain resilient with increased access to financing despite the contraction of its share in domestic output in the second quarter of 2021 and the impact of weather-related disturbances.
Some 1.56 million Filipino rice farmers will receive P5,000 grant each before Christmas from excess rice tariffs, Department of Agriculture Secretary William Dar announced on October 12.
The College of Education Graduate School in cooperation with the office of Gender and Development of Iloilo Science and Technology University (ISAT-U) conducted a webinar on Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and Human Resource Management (HRM), January 8, 2022.