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COA defies 3 admins: Contractors should pay P146B Malampaya tax

May 16, 2018 - 4:32 PM

Shell, Chevron and Philippine National Oil Company-Exploration Corporation (PNOC-EC), or collectively known as the Malampaya Consortium, were allowed not to pay P146.7 billion in income taxes by Presidents Arroyo, Aquino and Duterte

RUNNING OUT. Gas from the Malampaya project is expected to run out in a decade prompting firms to contemplate alternative sources. File photo from Sembcorp Marine website

Shell stations to offer charging for electric vehicles

Oct 10, 2017 - 1:25 PM

Lack of charging equipment is one of the main reasons for the slow uptake of electric vehicles in the Philippines

CHARGING POSTS SOON. The agreement requires that the initial 100 pilot sites for the charging stations will be strategically located in Pilipinas Shell's retail stations in Metro Manila. Rappler file photo

Regular car maintenance: A cheat sheet

Sep 20, 2016 - 3:59 PM

Important questions about care and prevention for your car – answered

PH vows 'nationalistic' stance in Shell-Malampaya case

Jul 23, 2016 - 7:26 PM

Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi stresses the need for the government s unified stance as in the case of the West Philippine Sea South China Sea

UNPAID TAXES. The Commission on Audit earlier ordered the consortium behind the Malampaya deep water gas-to-power project to pay the government P53.14 billion in taxes. File image from Sembcorp Marine website

Malampaya kicks off gas production from new platform

Oct 05, 2015 - 8:35 PM

The first Filipino designed and built offshore platform will help maintain the level of gas production to fulfill existing gas sales agreements

Luzon spared from power outages due to Malampaya glitches

Jun 18, 2015 - 8:43 PM

Power reserves on Thursday June 18 are well above the ideal buffer but gas restrictions are still affecting power plants the energy department says

Luzon on yellow alert as Malampaya reduces supply

Jun 17, 2015 - 3:50 PM

This is the second time this week that Luzon is under yellow alert as the Malampaya platform encounters an ‘undisclosed technical problem’

Malampaya contractors, not DOE, should appeal COA ruling

May 11, 2015 - 2:28 PM

Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla also says that if state auditors will order his department to collect the P53 14B taxes from the contractors the agency has no choice but to comply

Malampaya contractor seeks DOE guidance over COA ruling

May 08, 2015 - 5:23 PM

Shell Philippines Exploration B V says it will consult with the energy department and co contractor Chevron after the state auditors order them to pay P53 14B in taxes

Shell Powering Progress Together Forum 2015: Resilience in an urban perspective

May 04, 2015 - 6:08 PM

What can be done to encourage resilient urban communities now?

Shell wins ‘Company of the Year’ award

Mar 16, 2015 - 1:50 PM

Stratworks and UST are among the big winners in the Philippine Quill Awards 2014

MVP’s Smart, Meralco top taxpaying firms in 2013

Mar 11, 2015 - 6:22 PM

The Manuel V Pangilinan led firm dislodges Meralco as top taxpayer with an income tax due amounting to P10 89 billion the BIR reports

Catapang on Mamasapano, Malampaya shutdown, Pacquiao in training | The wRap

Mar 05, 2015 - 6:50 PM

Military chief Catapang says Mamasapano clash was a failure in planning The Malampaya plant shuts down March 15 Manny Pacquiao says he feels slow

Malampaya shutdown starts March 15

Mar 05, 2015 - 1:49 PM

The Luzon grid is dependent on Malampaya thus the looming power shortage But the firm behind it says it would do its best to complete maintenance work ahead of the 30 day shutdown

HIGHLIGHTS: Powering Progress Together Asia 2015

Feb 26, 2015 - 4:16 PM

Watch the entire forum here

Malampaya consortium seeking extension until 2039

Nov 20, 2014 - 4:21 PM

The consortium wants a 15 year extension of its service contract

Malampaya gas field can fuel plants after 2030

Sep 29, 2014 - 11:25 AM

Studies show the Malampaya consortium can draw natural gas longer than expected Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla says

INFOGRAPHIC: The Stress Nexus

Feb 24, 2014 - 9:00 AM

Population growth and rising prosperity are adding pressure on our supply of energy water and food – also known as the stress nexus

Gearing up for the future

Feb 04, 2014 - 4:30 PM

The Philippines is the first Asian country to host the Shell Powering progress together forum a platform to foster debate on the stress nexus on February 6

PH seizes 1,000 rare sea snail shells

Jan 28, 2014 - 7:28 PM

Fisheries personnel seized 106 boxes or apporximately 1000 helmet shells from protected sea snails

SEA SNAIL SHELLS. The shells, from the Cassidae family of sea snail are valued for their beauty.

Smart leads top corporate taxpayers

Apr 16, 2013 - 7:17 AM

With P10 23 billion total tax payments in 2011 Smart Communications remained the top corporate taxpayer in the Philippines

Gov't wants more from mining

Mar 08, 2012 - 8:34 AM

Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima wants the government to get a bigger share of profits from mining operations in the country