Duterte blames derailed PH growth on Reds

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 24 Jan 2020 08:15:04 +0000

The country could have enjoyed progress a long time ago if the communist rebels had not waged an armed conflict against the government, President Duterte said last Thursday. The President blamed the communist rebellion for derailing the nation’s growth during his visit to Leyte, insisting that fighting should stop for the sake of their children. […]

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Suspected drug pusher found dead 8 hours after abduction

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 24 Jan 2020 02:49:05 +0000

By GLAZYL MASCULINO BACOLOD CITY – A suspected drug pusher was found dead in a vacant lot at Barangay Mansilingan here early Thursday, eight hours after he was allegedly abducted by four unidentified armed men on board a pick-up truck at Barangay 3 here last Wednesday night. Police identified the slain victim as Richard Tutop, […]

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Interest in DOE’s Versatile Test Reactor Heats Up

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 15:35:21 +0000

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GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) and TerraPower are jointly pursuing an opportunity to design and build the U.S. Department of Energy’s Versatile Test Reactor (VTR), an experimental fast neutron nuclear reactor that could start up by 2026. The companies on Jan. 21 announced they collaborated on a response to an expression of interest (EOI) issued […]

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Deal-Making in Power Sector Dragged in 2019

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 14:25:21 +0000

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Deal-making in the North American power and utilities sector fell for the third year in a row in 2019, and total deal value shrank by 41% compared to 2018, indicating a sustained sluggish financial interest in the sector, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). The international accounting firm’s newly released “North American Power & Utilities deals insights […]

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Environmental Concerns Dominate Global Risks List

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 23 Jan 2020 14:22:03 +0000

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For the first time in the 15-year history of the World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report, environmental perils filled the top five positions on the list of long-term risks in terms of likelihood of occurrence over the next 10 years. The report, which is a qualitative and quantitative study of global risks, conducted in partnership […]

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