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PH in recession as GDP plunges 16.5% in Q2 amid lockdowns

PH in recession as GDP plunges 16.5% in Q2 amid lockdowns

Aug. 6 | Image by MichaelGaida from Pixabay The Philippine economy has fallen into technical recession as gross domestic product plummeted 16.5% in the second quarter of 2020, the country’s lowest recorded quarterly growth since 1981 as the months-long pandemic...

Businesses, supply chains won’t transition to new normal immediately: DHL report

Businesses, supply chains won’t transition to new normal immediately: DHL report

Jul. 17 | Post-coronavirus, supply chains will never be the same again, and businesses will have to go through an interim stage to bridge the gap in the transition to new ways of operating, according to a new DHL paper. Amid great uncertainty, what is clear is...

Coopetition an opportunity for multimodal transport operators, says industry exec

Coopetition an opportunity for multimodal transport operators, says industry exec

Jun. 14 | Image by mohamed Hassan from Pixabay Multimodal transport operators can collaborate and cooperate—even between competitors—during this time when there are capacity issues and decrease in cargo demand brought by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic,...

FIATA stands with seafarers maintaining global trade during COVID-19

FIATA stands with seafarers maintaining global trade during COVID-19

May. 27 | Image by Helmut Jungclaus from Pixabay The International Federation of Freight Forwarding Associations (FIATA) extends its support to struggling seafarers who keep the global supply chain moving in the face of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. As the...

Dire forecast for PH economy in 2020

Dire forecast for PH economy in 2020

May. 14 | The Development Budget Coordination Committee (DBCC) downgraded its projection for the Philippine economy in 2020, expecting a contraction of 2% to 3.4% due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The forecast is a downgrade from the -1.0 percent to zero...

New Horizons

New Horizons

May. 10 | Animal Crossing is a social simulation video game series first developed by Nintendo in 2000. A few weeks back, the newest version of the game, New Horizons, was released; it was heavily-hyped, considering the last version was released in 2012. You might...

Is Your Business Prepared for Lockdown Exit?

Is Your Business Prepared for Lockdown Exit?

May. 10 | Amit Maheshwari, Softlink Global CEO As countries plan to exit from the pandemic lockdown, the logistics and freight industry like all others will struggle to find its footing and get back to normalcy. In fact, it is highly unlikely that business will...