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SP to conduct inquiry on high electric bills

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THE Dagupan Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) will conduct an inquiry in aid of legislation over numerous complaints from Dagupan consumers about the alleged overcharging in their electric bills by franchise holder Dagupan Electric Corporation (Decorp). The inquiry was sought by Councilor Jose Netu Tamayo at the requests of consumers who sent…

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SP to conduct inquiry on high electric bills

By July 5, 2021Business

DECORP: Price hike not our fault

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THE Dagupan Electric Corporation (Decorp) has been drawing heavy flak lately from consumers, some of which have gone viral online because of sudden increase in electric bills. Decorp’s power rates increased from P4.6335 per kwh in May to P6.5989 per kilowatt hour (kwh) in June. A typical household consuming 100…

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DECORP: Price hike not our fault

By July 5, 2021Business

TUPAD’s Agro-Forestry Projects provide income

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SOME 11,363 informal workers in Pangasinan tapped for the Tulong Panghanapbuhay Para sa Ating Displaced/Disadvantaged Workers (TUPAD) Agro-Forestry projects stand to benefit from the P106,577,179 fund for first semester of 2021 alone for TUPAD’s Agro-Forestry Projects in Region 1. TUPAD, the DOLE’s flagship program, has tapped low-income workers in Pangasinan…

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TUPAD’s Agro-Forestry Projects provide income

By July 5, 2021Business

Onion farmers affected by ‘harabas’ get relief

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THE initial group of 686 onion farmers in Bayambang town affected by harabas or army worms attack on 1,478.247 hectares of onion plantations received almost P1.5-million total cash assistance from the local government unit. The first batch of assistance for 415 farmers in 15 barangays was distributed on June 11…

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Onion farmers affected by ‘harabas’ get relief

By July 5, 2021Business

Bike tours listed as new itineraries

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DOT RECOVERY PLAN IN REGION BICYCLE tours, motorbiking and other outdoor activities are part of the recovery plan that the Department of Tourism (DOT) will implement to spur local tourism in the Ilocos Region. This was bared by Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat during her 3-day technical inspection of tourism sites in Pangasinan…

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Bike tours listed as new itineraries

By June 27, 2021Business

Over 30K displaced tourism workers get financial aid

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LOANS FOR TOURISM RECOVERY AVAILABLE SOME 30,478 displaced tourism workers and other affiliated sectors in the tourism industry in Pangasinan received financial assistance from the Department of Tourism (DOT). Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat said beneficiaries received P5,000 each for the P187.39 million budget from the Bayanihan 2 Act the national…

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Over 30K displaced tourism workers get financial aid

By June 27, 2021Business

DOT out to boost domestic tourism promotion

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THE promotion of domestic tourism will continue to be the thrust of the Department of Tourism (DOT) this year amid the persistent threat of the COVID-19 pandemic to enable the industry stakeholders’ early recovery. Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat said more than 110 million domestic tourists  were recorded last year compared…

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DOT out to boost domestic tourism promotion

By June 27, 2021Business

DBP inks pact with SB Corp to boost MSME recovery

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TO BOOST LOCAL ECONOMY GOOD news for MSMEs stakeholders in Pangasinan. The Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) has partnered with the Small Business Corporation (SB Corp.) for the establishment of a strategic client referral and management system to efficiently manage the assistance programs for micro, small and medium enterprises…

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DBP inks pact with SB Corp to boost MSME recovery

By June 27, 2021Business