New weather
insurance aids farmers


By Francis Anthony T. Valentin
Special Features Writer

Filipino farmers are mostly old, have little or no education, live a hand-to-mouth existence, but continue to toil, if only to help feed millions.

No way but up
for e-commerce


By Melissa Luz T. Lopez, Reporter
In this age of smartphones, everything is a tap or two away for anyone online.

Philippines’ new energy dev’t plan shows that coal change is coming

By Victor V. Saulon, Sub-Editor
If things go as planned, the Philippines should have a new power development plan by yearend that will set out how coal can be replaced with renewable energy sources.