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Mnuchin says U.S. to audit virus relief loans after outcry

Apr 29, 2020 - 8:00 AM

'For any loan over $2 million, the [Small Business Administration] will be doing a full review of that loan before there is loan forgiveness,' says United States Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin

HALTED. A normally busy Main Street is deserted as the small businesses that line the business district in Rockton, Illinois, remain closed on March 24, 2020. Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images/AFP

U.S. bars larger firms from SBA loans after uproar

Apr 24, 2020 - 8:00 AM

Companies that inappropriately received funding under the Paycheck Protection Program have until May 7 to return the funds to the US Small Business Administration

UPSCALE RESTAURANT. A branch of Ruth's Chris Steak House in Anaheim, California. Photo from Shutterstock

U.S. loan program under fire as Shake Shack returns SBA money

Apr 20, 2020 - 11:40 PM

(UPDATED) The United States' Paycheck Protection Program is touted as a lifeline for mom-and-pop businesses, but has faced questions about whether too much of the money is going to better-connected firms

WORLDWIDE CHAIN. A Shake Shack branch in New York City. Photo from Shutterstock

U.S. says loan program aided 1.6 million small businesses

Apr 18, 2020 - 7:30 AM

The $349 billion allocated to the United States' Paycheck Protection Program goes to 1.6 million small businesses. There are talks on additional funding.

ALMOST EMPTY. A man walks across Wisconsin Avenue in the normally busy shopping district of Georgetown in Washington, DC, on March 23, 2020. Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP

U.S. agency out of stimulus money for key small business loans

Apr 17, 2020 - 10:00 AM

'In less than 14 days, the SBA has processed more than 14 years [worth] of loans,' says US Small Business Administration chief Jovita Carranza

CLOSED. Picnic tables block the closed doors of Abbey Burger Bistro in Baltimore, Maryland, after Maryland Governor Larry Hogan banned dining at area establishments due to the coronavirus outbreak. Photo by Jim Watson/AFP

U.S. small businesses seek $5.4 billion in virus relief loans

Apr 05, 2020 - 7:00 AM

Companies that receive the money and do not fire their workers – or that otherwise rehire those they have laid off – will have their debt forgiven

CLOSED. A nail salon in New York City sits closed during the coronavirus outbreak on March 20, 2020. Photo by Victor J. Blue/Getty Images/AFP

DILG, NYC ink deal to include youth in local disaster councils

Jul 01, 2015 - 7:32 PM

Will local government units implement the agreement?

FOR THE YOUTH. Interior Secretary Mar Roxas (2nd left) and NYC Commissioner Dingdong Dantes (3rd left) signs the joint memorandum circular telling LGUs to involve young people in their disaster councils. All photos by David Lozada/ Rappler

UP students best in Asia-Pacific at Google competition

Jun 02, 2015 - 4:15 PM

A team from the UP College of Business Administration emerge as the Asia Pacific champions at the 7th Google Online Marketing Challenge besting other teams from the region

Best of both worlds: Studying in Canada

Sep 27, 2014 - 6:50 PM

Canada’s Ambassador to the Philippines Neil Redder says Canada enjoys one of the strongest and highest quality education systems in the world

BACK TO SCHOOL. Outside Northern Alberta Institute of Technology. Photo from Joyce Realon

CHED lifts moratorium on business, HRM, IT courses

Jun 11, 2014 - 11:50 AM

Starting 2015 2016 qualified colleges will be allowed to open undergraduate and graduate programs in these 3 fields considering market uptrend and PH s lead in the IT BPO

Students win: Court stops PSBA-QC closure

Nov 07, 2013 - 9:53 PM

Quezon City Regional Trial Court Branch 104 issues an injunction indefinitely preventing the closure of the school amid conflict between board members

TRO out – PSBA-QC won't close down

Oct 17, 2013 - 6:20 PM

No closure on October 18 The temporary restraining order effective for 20 days gives students enough time to enroll for the second semester

Will PSBA-QC close down? Students bring battle to court

Oct 17, 2013 - 7:00 AM

Student groups of PSBA QC ask the Quezon City RTC to issue a temporary restraining order on the impending closure of the school on October 18

Uncertainties for students, teachers amid PSBA-QC board war

Oct 09, 2013 - 7:00 AM

As the board war continues some students and teachers of PSBA QC are already weighing their options should the school close down on October 18

WAITING. With one side saying the school is definitely closing, and the other saying it won't, students can only wait and see. File photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

CHED steps in to settle PSBA-QC closure controversy

Oct 07, 2013 - 5:43 PM

UPDATED The commission will hold talks with warring factions of the school board and administration on Wednesday October 9

CHED says PSBA-QC can't close down mid-year

Oct 01, 2013 - 7:28 PM

If the new school administration insists on closing the school on October 18 the battle may even reach Congress

'AS LONG AS I'M ALIVE'. Incumbent president Benjamin Paulino assures PSBA-QC academic community and parents that the school will never close as long as he is alive. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

Students, faculty, staff to question PSBA-QC closure

Sep 27, 2013 - 10:07 PM

The school will hold an open forum on Monday September 30 inviting CHED officials to clarify processes involved in the closure of the institution

BACK TO NORMAL. A PSBA teacher instructs a group of NSTP students for their immersion. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

'Unpopular' courses: The road less traveled

Jun 26, 2012 - 9:28 AM

Low enrollment graduation rates for unpopular degree programs have impact on the labor force