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PH economy to contract by up to 9.5% in 2020

The Development Budget Coordination Committee (DBCC) foresees a steeper 8.5% to 9.5% contraction for the Philippine economy in 2020 from the 5.5% decline...

The Hidden Costs of Using Legacy Freight Forwarding Systems

In recent years, the logistics and freight forwarding industry has confronted tremendous change, driven by tech innovations, dynamic consumer expectations, and stringent regulations. The...

PH manufacturing improves in Nov

The Philippines’ Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) rose to 49.9 in November as operating conditions neared stabilization and output levels went up since June ...

Global express market to grow at CAGR of 7.5% in 2020-2024

Global express & small parcels market will expand by a compound annual growth rate of 7.5% between 2020 and 2024, driven by e-commerce...

Domestic airlines lift 54% less cargo in first 9 months

Cargo volume handled by domestic airlines dropped 54% in the first nine months of 2020 due to cancelled flights amid travel restrictions in...

Container shortage felt in Vis-Min; Manila with “healthy stock”

• Manila ports have a “healthy stock of containers” to serve exports amid a container shortage in Asia, according to the Association of International...

PAL offers in-house PCR test for outbound passengers

PAL’s COVID-19 RT-PCR testing facility will release results within 24 hours The testing site is located at the Philippine Airlines Learning Center in...

PH shipowners to enjoy waived port fees from Dec 1

Starting Dec 1, the Philippine Ports Authority will waive some port fees for shipping companies/operators to help temper effects of COVID A total...

Volatiles rates, tight capacity seen on key shipping lanes in 2021

• Shippers will in the near term face high rates, space and container shortage, congestion or delays in some ports, cancelled routes leading to...

Domestic trade contracts more than 60% in Q3

Domestic trade plunged 61.6% in quantity and 60.1% in value in the third quarter, improving on the historic declines of 77.8% and 69.1%,...

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EEI, two subcontractors fined for Skyway Extension mishap

The Department of Labor and Employment ordered Skyway Extension Project contractor EEI Corp. and two subcontractors to pay fines for violating several occupational...

PH economy to contract by up to 9.5% in 2020

The Development Budget Coordination Committee (DBCC) foresees a steeper 8.5% to 9.5% contraction for the Philippine economy in 2020 from the 5.5% decline...

Uconnect Worldwide Network family stays connected with digital conference

Stay resilient, stay safe, stay connected. That was the message of Mr. Stephen Sim, chairman of Uconnect Worldwide Network (UCN), during the group’s first Digital Alliance Conference...

Tick-Tock, Tick-Tock

We have been talking a great deal about digitalization in the supply chain over the past few years. Many conferences, webinars and reports have...