Home Credit set to empower 10 million Filipinos as it gears up for its 10th year in the Philippines

During Home Credit’s media event. From left to right: Petr Lukosz – Chief CRM Officer, David Minol – Chief Executive Officer, Puneet Suneja – Chief Sales Officer, Shiela Paul – Chief Marketing Officer, and Zdenek Jankovsky – Executive Director & Treasurer.   Manila, Philippines | March 16, 2023 – Home Credit Philippines (HCPH), the country’s leading consumer finance company, kicks off its 10th anniversary celebration with the goals of providing more Filipinos access to credit and reaching 10 million customers within 2023. As the company celebrates its decade-long service in the…

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CHILD LABOR PINATUTULDUKAN NI REP. NOGRALES

(JOEL O. AMONGO) SA gitna ng malawakang pang-aalipin sa hanay ng mga tinaguriang ‘pag-asa ng bayan, iminungkahi ng isang batang kongresista sa pamahalaan ang pagbalangkas at agarang implementasyon ng mga programang magbibigay proteksyon sa sektor ng kabataang biktima ng child labor. Ayon kay Rizal 4th District Rep. Fidel Nograles na tumatayong chairman ng House Committee on Labor and Employment, napapanahon nang manindigan at ipagtanggol ang mga kabataang aniya’y sinasamantala kung hindi man ganap na inaabuso sa pwersahang pinagtatrabaho. Paglalarawan pa niya, nakapanlulumo ang kinasadlakan ng mga batang napilitang maghanapbuhay sa…

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INVERTER PRODUCTS: THE BEST AND PRACTICAL CHOICE FOR HOME PR

Aside from comfort and convenience, we deserve products that provide bigger benefits both to the consumer and to the community. As such, inverter products are becoming more in demand in the market, especially with their multiple benefits. As Sharp continues its dedication to providing products that make life more convenient and enjoyable, it also continuously innovates especially with its multiple line-up of inverter products that cares for the people and the planet. Sharp stands one with the community in helping preserve our environment. In line also with Sharp Corporation’s Eco…

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BASIC EDUCATION STUDENTS BAGSAK SA SCIENCE AT MATH

BAGSAK na grado sa agham at matematika ang nakuha ng ilang basic education student mula sa ilang pribadong eskuwelahan na sumali sa assessment na layong masolusyunan ang tinatawag na learning loss. Ang learning loss ay ang pagkawala ng kaalaman na karaniwang epekto ng mahabang puwang o matagal na pagkakahinto sa edukasyon ng estudyante. Sa katunayan, base sa resulta ng assessment ng Philippine Assessment for Learning Loss Solutions (PALLS), nakakuha lamang ng average score na 54.1% para sa Science o Agham at 47,5% naman para sa Matematika ang 3,600 Private School…

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Kaso sa ICC dapat ituloy ‘SMALL-TIME’ LANG NAPARUSAHAN SA WAR ON DRUGS

KAILANGAN pa ring papasukin ang International Criminal Court (ICC) para mag-imbestiga sa war on drugs dahil pawang low ranking police officers ang nasentensyahan. Bukod dito, dalawang kaso lamang sa libu-libong biktima ng war on drugs ni dating Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte ang nabigyan ng hustisya. Pahayag ito ni Bayan Muna chairman at dating Congressman Neri Colmenares. Ikinatuwa rin nito na sa wakas ay nakamit na ng pamilya nina Carl Angelo Arnaiz at Reynaldo ‘Kulot’ de Guzman ang hustisya nang sentensyahan ni Navotas Regional Trial Court (RTC) Judge Judge Romana Lindayag del…

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DROGA SA KALSADA GALING SA NINJA COPS

NAKUMPIRMA ng House committee on dangerous drugs na ang mga kumakalat na ilegal na droga sa lansangan ay galing mismo sa mga tiwaling operatiba ng Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) at Philippine National Police-Drug Enforcement Group (PNP-DEG). Lalong kinilabutan si Surigao del Norte Rep. Robert Ace Barbers nang aminin umano ng asset na humarap sa executive session na 20 taon na itong ginagawa ng tinaguriang “Ninja cops”. “It was revealed by an asset/informant of the 2 agencies who admitted being given “basura”, street lingo for shabu, by anti-illegal drug operatives…

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Sa Rightsizing Act na suportado ng Kamara JOBLESS PINOY LOLOBO

(BERNARD TAGUINOD) KINONTRA ng tatlong mambabatas ang panukalang baklasin sa burukrasya ang may limang porsyentong empleyado ng gobyerno. Para kay Gabriela party-list Rep. Arlene Brosas, mangangahulugan ito ng paglobo ng bilang ng mga Pilipino na walang trabaho. “Sa panahon na nangangailangan ng trabaho ang mamamayang Pilipino, sabik na sabik ang gobyerno na isabatas ang National Government Rightsizing Act na magdudulot ng kawalan ng trabaho sa milyong manggagawa sa pamahalaan,” paliwanag ni Brosas sa kanyang botong “no” sa nasabing panukala. Nabatid na umaabot sa dalawang daan at siyamnapu’t dalawang (292) kongresista…

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APRIL 10 DEKLARADONG REGULAR HOLIDAY

MAKAPAG-E-ENJOY ng long holiday sa pagdiriwang ng Mahal na Araw ng mga Katolikong Pilipino matapos ideklara ng Palasyo ng Malakanyang ang mga araw ng Abril 6-7, 2023 bilang mga opisyal na holiday sa bansa. Layon nito na mabigyan ng pagkakataon ang mga Katolikong Pilipino na magnilay-nilay alinsunod sa pagdiriwang ng Mahal na Araw. Bukod dito, idineklara rin ng Malakanyang na regular holiday ang Abril 10, Lunes, bilang Araw ng Kagitingan. “Pursuant to Proclamation No. 90, s. 2022, Malacañang declares April 6,7, and 10 of the year 2023 a regular holiday…

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UNIGROW BIO FERTILIZER COULD HELP ATTAIN FOOD SECURITY

OPEN LINE ni BOBBY RICOHERMOSO I HAD the chance of visiting Palayan City and also Bongabon town in Nueva Ecija last weekend, where I personally witnessed local farmers harvesting their various produce like tomatoes, green chilis or jalapenos, and especially the much-sought after and talked-about onions. The farmers were visibly elated with their harvests especially of onions which they said were bountiful just like in previous years, especially since when they started using soil conditioner they called Unigrow, some three years ago. They said that Unigrow-induced produce is obviously better and…

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