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Gov't sets price freeze for kerosene, LPG until March 24

Mar 11, 2020 - 7:10 PM

The price freeze comes as coronavirus cases rise in the Philippines

File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler


Allan Ty takes oath as LPGMA congressman

Nov 20, 2019 - 7:29 PM

The lawyer turned lawmaker replaces the late Rodolfo Albano Jr, who passed away due to heart failure

FRESHLY MINTED. Allan Ty takes his oath as LPGMA congressman on November 20, 2019. Screenshot from the House of Representatives YouTube account

LPG prices rise on February 1

Feb 01, 2019 - 1:46 PM

At least 3 companies submit their notice of increases to the Department of Energy on February 1

DOE: No need to raise PUV fares despite higher fuel tax

Feb 03, 2018 - 11:02 PM

Energy Assistant Secretary Leonido Pulido III says that 'based on the increase in the existing tax law, there should be no immediate need to raise PUV fares'

DOE starts price freeze on basic energy goods in areas under state of calamity

Dec 26, 2017 - 6:01 PM

The price freeze holds for 15 days on household LPG and kerosene as areas in the Visayas and Mindanao deal with the aftermath of two pre-holiday storms

FLOODING IN TACLOBAN. Heavy rain brought by Tropical Storm Urduja floods a road leading to downtown Tacloban City on December 15, 2017. File Photo by Voltaire Tupaz/Rappler

LPGMA partylist rep found guilty of unauthorized refilling of LPG tanks

Oct 09, 2016 - 4:06 PM

Malabon City Regional Trial Court finds Liquified Petroleum Gas Marketers’ Association LPGMA representative Arnel Ty guilty of unauthorized refilling of cooking gas cylinders of Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Petron and Total Gas

Pilipinas Shell to raise P29.7B through IPO

Jul 26, 2016 - 3:01 PM

Under the mandate of the Oil Industry Deregulation Act of 1998 Shell’s IPO should have been completed by 2002

MANDATORY. Pilipinas Shell's planned share sale is in compliance with the Oil Deregulation Law of 1998, requiring oil refiners to list 10% of their shares in the local stock market. Rappler file photo

Controversial bets, Duterte waiting game cap off COC filing week

Oct 16, 2015 - 10:30 PM

The Senate race gets more crowded and interesting with lots of familiar faces new names and returning bets locking in their candidacies

SENATORIAL BETS. Controversial bets  Getulio Napeñas – the dismissed chief of the Philippine National Police Special Action Force  – and former military general Jovito Palparan will run for senator in the 2016 elections. Rappler photos

House approves LPG safety bill

Sep 06, 2015 - 12:23 PM

The Bureau of Fire Protection ranks LPG flare ups as a leading cause of violent blazes

Shell IPO happening in 2016?

Aug 24, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Under the mandate of the Oil Industry Deregulation Act of 1998 Shell’s IPO should have been completed by 2002

Pertamina: Kami tak harus lapor DPR naikkan harga elpiji 12 kg

Apr 02, 2015 - 2:05 PM

Pertamina mengaku tidak diam diam menaikkan harga elpiji 12 kg Semua keterangan ada di situs mereka

Harga elpiji 12 kembali naik pada 1 April 2014. Foto oleh Bagus Indahono/EPA

Eastern Petroleum expects 2014 sales to hit P5B

Dec 06, 2013 - 4:46 PM

Eastern Petroleum Corporation expects its growth next year to be fueled by its LPG business

HITTING TARGETS. Eastern Petroleum Corporation is confident in its prospects for next year. Image from EPC website

BGC residents now required to self-inspect LPG

Jul 10, 2013 - 6:39 PM

Buildings in Bonifacio Global City that use piped in gas are now required to self inspect their gas systems following the fatal Serendra gas explosion

POWERFUL EXPLOSION. Police confirm an explosion at Serendra, a posh enclave in Taguig at around 8pm on Friday, May 31. Photo by Robin Leonard

'Two other LPG blasts at the Fort must be probed'

Jul 01, 2013 - 6:07 PM

A lawmaker urges government to investigate two other explosions that took place before the Two Serendra blast and pushes for a new law to address the problem

MASSIVE DAMAGE. The explosion at Two Serendra Unit 501B blew out a wall that crushed a passing truck, killing 3. Photo by Robin Leonard

Shell says Serendra gas has odor, witnesses disagree

Jun 19, 2013 - 11:27 PM

But witnesses did not report any unusual smell on the day of the blast

POWERFUL EXPLOSION. Police confirm an explosion at Serendra, a posh enclave in Taguig at around 8pm on Friday, May 31. Photo by Robin Leonard

Ayala Land checks safety features of projects

Jun 14, 2013 - 11:21 AM

Ayala Land to renew safety checks across all properties and brands

SAFETY CHECKS. Ayala Land will conduct safety checks across the board. Photo by Aya Lowe/Rappler

Why Ayala execs stay behind the scenes after Serendra blast

Jun 13, 2013 - 9:11 PM

Ayala Land president says they don t want to send out messages that would conflict with the government s official one

BEHIND THE SCENES. Why has Ayala Land top officials remained silent during the investigations? Photo by Aya Lowe

Will Ayala take responsibility for Serendra blast?

Jun 13, 2013 - 8:48 PM

Ayala says it will implement more safety measures in the wake of the blast

CHALLENGE. Ayala Land Inc President Tony Aquino admits monitoring gas detectors of individual units is difficult. Photo by Rappler

Inspect underground LPG pipelines, DOE urged

Jun 08, 2013 - 2:32 PM

After the Serendra blast a lawmaker calls for stricter standards in LPG installations

Roxas: Serendra blast caused by LPG

Jun 08, 2013 - 9:52 AM

Investigators conclude LPG caused the explosion at Two Serendra last May 31 Was the LPG distributed to Serendra tenants odorless?

Rappler Newscast | June 7, 2013

Jun 07, 2013 - 8:51 PM

Roxas: LPG leak caused Serendra blast Supplier of piped in gas in BGC asked to explain blast Asian businessman: Aquino’s speech at World Economic Forum is music to his ears

Does Serendra use odorless LPG?

Jun 07, 2013 - 5:48 PM

Without mercaptan a chemical usually added to commercialized gas it is virtually impossible to detect gas leaks by smell

POWERFUL EXPLOSION. Police confirm an explosion at Serendra, a posh enclave in Taguig at around 8pm on Friday, May 31. Photo by Robin Leonard

Should PH privatize prisons?

Aug 28, 2012 - 4:58 PM

How a capitalist could still make money on top of the meager numbers remains to be seen