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Local thrift banks embrace innovations

MANILA — Officials of the Chamber of Thrift Banks (CTB) are open to innovations on financial technology, citing the advantages towards further servicing their niche market. In a statement, CTB President Gregorio B. Anonas III...

Benguet gears up for local transport plan

THE Benguet Provincial Board is preparing to craft a local public transport plan (LPTP) as required under the guidelines of the Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program. The local transport plan would identify available route,...

Editorial: Disaster resilience at the local level

THERE’S a new publication from the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) that is a must-read for local government executives. It’s entitled, “Words into Action Guidelines: Implementation guide for local disaster risk...