Ayala Land bullish on ecotourism estates
philstar.com - 7 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Ayala Land Inc. (ALI), the listed property giant of conglomerate Ayala Corp., is on the look out for more eco-tourism estates, recognizing this industry as a viable new leg of business. In an email interview, Mabel Reyes ...

Megaworld launches condo in Bacolod township
BusinessMirror - 9 hours ago
MEGAWORLD Corp. on Monday said it is launching another residential condominium development inside The Upper East township in Bacolod City, just six months after it successfully launched its first ...

Premium on youth
BusinessMirror - 10 hours ago
The four recipients of the Siddayao awards are among 75 honorees to be recognized during the affair also backed by Chooks To Go, NorthPort, Rain or Shine, Tapa King, SM Prime Holdings, ICTSI ...

Other money myths
BusinessMirror - 10 hours ago
There is an abundance of misinformation from even "trusted" sources that we end up building a house of knowledge and conclusions on quicksand. It looks solid but is as weak as water when ...

Tokyo 2020 tops in Go For Gold agenda
BusinessMirror - 10 hours ago
Go For Gold also placed third overall among Filipino teams behind 7-Eleven Road Bike Philippines and Navy Standard Insurance.

DENR inspects Tullahan River for upcoming dredging in line with Manila Bay rehab
CNN Philippines - 12 hours ago
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, February 18) -- Officials of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on Monday conducted an aerial inspection at the Tullahan River in ...

Malilong: How about Net votes?
Sun Star - 14 hours ago
UNIVERSITY of Cebu owner Augusto Go arrived late for the turnover of the P30 million donation of the GT/Metrobank Foundation to the Sugbu Chinese Heritage Museum but he was among the last to leave. The museum is housed in the four-story Gotiaoco Bldg.

National arts month 2019 kicks off
Sun Star - 15 hours ago
and lecture and workshop on ballpen art on February 21 at Vista Mall. The sub-committee of the NCCA, National Committee on Literary Arts, will highlight the annual "Ani ng Sining" which will be held on February 25 to 26 at the Orchids Garden here.

LIST: At least 6 Manila Bay reclamation projects to start soon
Rappler - 16 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines - There are currently 19 Manila Bay reclamation projects in various stages of development. According to the list from the Philippine Reclamation Authority (PRA), 12 of the projects are still in the application stage and still have to ...

PBA D-League: Reloaded UST routs Batangas-EAC, FEU dominates NU
Rappler - 16 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines - The UST Growling Tigers obliterated Batangas-EAC, 94-70, to kickstart its 2019 PBA D-League campaign on a high note on Monday, February 18, at Paco Arena in Manila. Coach Aldin Ayo proudly paraded his new recruits with Beninese ...

Alsons to operate second power plant in Sarangani
BusinessMirror - 1 day ago at 11:24 PM
DAVAO CITY--The Alcantara and Sons (Alsons) is set to run its second power plant in Sarangani following its completion of commissioning tests early this year. The Alsons-owned Sarangani Energy ...

NU, FEU kick off D-League campaign
philstar.com - 1 day ago at 10:38 PM
MANILA, Philippines -- SMDC-National University clashes with Chadao-Far Eastern ... In the Aspirants Group action, transferee Brent Paraiso, high school star Mark Nonoy and Beninese forward Soulemane Chabi Yo team up with Renzo Subido and Marvin Lee ...

We are champions
BusinessMirror - 1 day ago at 10:34 PM
the Philippine Airlines team, composed of officers from the flight operations department, bested the team from Cebu Pacific in an evenly fought best-of-three finals series. Cebu Pacific won Game ...

Spurred by PH growth, Ayala Land set to spend record P130B
Inquirer - 1 day ago at 10:05 PM
Property giant Ayala Land Inc. has earmarked a record capital spending budget of P130 billion this year, optimistic that the domestic economy would continue to favor the property industry.

Eyes on Taiwanese
BusinessMirror - 1 day ago at 9:42 PM
Gilberto Duavit, G&W Club Shares Inc., Pascual Laboratories, Metro Pacific Corp., Ayala Land Premiere, Venice Godio and Taishan Insurance Brokers Phils. The other Filipinas vying in the event ...

CPG allots P3B for affordable housing projects
BusinessWorld - 1 day ago at 4:07 PM
The listed firm catered to the middle-income market through its high-rise condominiums and office developments in Metro Manila. In 2017, it entered the affordable housing segment. Since then, CPG has launched its affordable housing brand, Phirst Park Homes.

Bloomberry stock price gets lift from PSE index inclusion
BusinessWorld - 1 day ago at 4:05 PM
BLOOMBERRY RESORTS Corp. was the second most actively traded stock last week following the announcement that it will be included in the 30-member Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) starting today (Feb. 18). Data from the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE ...

Peso likely to climb on US data, Fed minutes
BusinessWorld - 1 day ago at 4:03 PM
"The said report might further bolster views of steady US policy rates this year," the trader added. Meanwhile, Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. economist Michael L. Ricafort said market players will price in "signs of US or global economic slowdowns ...

Globe in talks with common tower providers
BusinessWorld - 1 day ago at 4:02 PM
GLOBE TELECOM, Inc. is keen to resume talks with independent tower providers, as the telco giant waits for the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) to finalize the common tower policy. "We were moving very quickly until the ...

PHL stocks to firm up ahead of corporate earnings
BusinessWorld - 1 day ago at 4:01 PM
The bellwether Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi ... and with double-digit growth so far from companies like $JFC (Jollibee Foods Corp.) and $SMPH (SM Prime Holdings, Inc.), this may provide the catalyst for another potential upside move in the ...

Canlas: From township to cityhood
Sun Star - 1 day ago at 1:46 PM
Even that two-storey structure housing that chinese-owned siok tong factory was not spared-although I learned it got relocated somewhere in barangay Sta. Lucia, and still operating ... in retirement used to be the land on which our house stood 70 years ...

The Evolution of President Duterte
BusinessWorld - 1 day ago at 11:31 AM
Duterte Version 1.0, if one can call him that in the early months of his presidency, was acting like the Mayor of the Philippines, bringing small-minded city mayor thinking to national governance ... six years to finish high school and barely passing ...

Ayala Land marks banner year in 2018
philstar.com - 2 days ago at 3:15 AM
MANILA, Philippines -- Property giant Ayala Land Inc. (ALI) is preparing to spend another record high capital expenditures this year as it completed a banner year in 2018. ALI president and CEO Bernard Vincent Dy said the company has earmarked P130 ...

A Hong Kong state of mind
philstar.com - 2 days ago at 10:43 PM
To add to the whole "significance" factor, it was with the Marco Polo Group that my middle boy Matteo interned with ... someone you know getting his or her Shack hamburger fix before SSI opens its first Philippine franchised outlet at Central Square ...

Meralco switches on first solar microgrid
philstar.com - 2 days ago at 10:00 PM
MANILA, Philippines -- Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) has switched on its first micro-grid project in Isla Verde, Batangas as part of its commitment to power up the island. Meralco has collaborated with the Batangas City local government unit (LGU) and the ...

Law scholarships with a difference
Inquirer Opinion - 2 days ago at 9:17 PM
Vida Malaya Villarico (PUP), Micah Celine Carpio (De La Salle U ... Hilario (UST), Summerson Macasarte (St. Thomas More), Violeta Najarro (San Beda-Alabang), Ma. Janine Pedernal (UST), Nigel Carmelo Reago (De La Salle U), Tess Marie Tan (U of San Carlos ...

Life coach believes success starts from brokenness
BusinessMirror - 2 days ago at 6:18 PM
"Being a millennial myself who has experienced brokenness--I was not the favorite child even if I was the youngest in the brood of two, my friends and business partners have turned their backs ...

A glimpse of beauty at Twin Lakes Hotel
BusinessMirror - 2 days ago at 5:33 PM
Twin Lakes hotel room Another milestone offering by Megaworld subsidiary Global-Estate Resorts Inc. (Geri) is the new Twin Lakes Hotel, which recently opened inside the 1,200-hectare Twin Lakes ...

Megan proves loyalty in love and career
Journal - 2 days ago at 12:17 PM
Now, she chooses to remain a loyal Kapuso as she renewed her exclusive contract with GMA Network, Inc. on February 8. The beauty queen and versatile Kapuso actress and TV host says that she is very happy to renew her ties with GMA Network. "Of course ...

Service sans the uniform: Former military, policemen seek gov't posts in 2019
Rappler - 2 days ago at 11:36 AM
So far, Alejano has been an adamant critic of Duterte's diplomatic strategy to strengthen ties with China ... Corporation Villaroman's running mate is also a former cop, former Superintendent Ramir Viola. He belongs to the PMA Matapat Class of 1979 ...

Newly renovated Star Wars-themed PGH Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Clinic brings joy to indigent children with cancer
Inquirer.net - 2 days ago at 4:30 AM
Sometime in 2016, the doctors at the Philippine General Hospital (PGH ... to improve treatment for cancer patients and coming up with standard operating procedures.

PNB extends P11.5-billion loan to Bloomberry
philstar.com - 3 days ago at 3:14 AM
MANILA, Philippines -- Philippine National Bank (PNB) is extending P11.48 billion worth of loans to Bloomberry Resorts Corp. of billionaire Enrique Razon for the construction of its second casino located in Quezon City. PNB president and chief executive ...

Tax court denies plea of Rappler Holdings, Ressa to nullify tax evasion case
CNN Philippines - 3 days ago at 12:05 AM
It accused RHC and Ressa of failure to file income and value-added tax returns. In early 2018, the Bureau of Internal Revenue filed a P133.8-million tax evasion case against the company.

The Impact Of Architecture On The Future Of Philippine Cities
philstar.com - 3 days ago at 10:46 PM
Roland Schnizer of Foster + Partners, who is currently working on The Estate, a high-end luxury residential project with SMDC and Federal Land, will be speaking about climate responsive building typologies in the Tropics. Thought leaders from all over the ...

Ensuring a healthy hotel sector
Inquirer - 3 days ago at 9:56 PM
"In our opinion, developers should start acquiring parcels of land near the regional airports that are up for modernization. SM and Filinvest have been active in expanding their hotel portfolio ...

Bourse OKs follow-on offering of PH Resorts
Inquirer - 3 days ago at 9:56 PM
The Philippine Stock Exchange has approved a follow-on offering worth as much as P11.99 billion planned by PH Resorts Group Holdings Inc. (PHR), the gaming business firm led by Davao-based ...

Centuria advances medical tourism in PH
Inquirer - 3 days ago at 9:36 PM
I first visited Centuria back in 2016 and it was then already fast shaping up to the vision of Century Properties Group chair Jose E.B. Antonio--which was to revolutionize preventive health and ...

Your ultimate beach haven at Nasacosta
Inquirer - 3 days ago at 9:36 PM
But the best solution to your beach lust? Head over to a real one. Trusted property developer Sta. Lucia Land Inc. (SLLI), in a joint venture with the Jaka Group, brings us Nasacosta, a beachside ...

Stocks end week lower
Inquirer - 3 days ago at 9:17 PM
GT Capital and Metrobank both fell by more than 2.9 percent. SM Investments fell by 2.02 percent. BPI, Petron, Ayala Land and Jollibee all lost 1 percent while ICTSI and JG Summit also slipped.

Ayala Land posted record profit in 2018
Inquirer - 3 days ago at 9:07 PM
a joint development project with parent Ayala Corp. Revenue from the sale of residential lots and units rose by 18 percent to P94.6 billion in 2018. Revenue from the sale of office spaces reached ...

The Villars' alleged conflicts of interest
philstar.com - 3 days ago at 6:56 PM
Now, the question that is begging to be asked is: How can she do all these when the family's real estate development has been, for the longest time, transforming rice and corn farms into Camella Homes and Vista Land projects? Cythia Villar is a decent and ...

San Miguel can begin construction of Bulacan airport by yearend if no other bidders emerge - DoTr
CNN Philippines - 3 days ago at 6:29 PM
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, February 15) -- A conglomerate may soon begin construction of a new international airport north of Manila, a Transportation official said Friday. In an ...

Higher social pension for poor senior citizens
philstar.com - 3 days ago at 6:09 PM
This week I had interesting interactions with senior citizens in some barangays of Quezon City, Manila, and the cities of Caloocan and ... to certain indigent senior citizens by the current law. In fact, many of them had already joined march-rallies ...

RHI Group to continue Nasugbu operations after antitrust body junks merger
Rappler - 3 days ago at 6:05 PM
MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) - Sugar and ethanol producer Roxas Holdings, Incorporated (RHI) Group said that it would continue to operate its sugar mill and refinery in Nasugbu, Batangasafter the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) deemed its sale ...

Education institutions opting for solar power in a big way
The Hans India - 3 days ago at 5:56 PM
According to APEPDCL Kakinada Divisional Engineer N Udaya Bhaskar, there are 80 consumers in 11 mandals under Kakinada division who opted for solar rooftop installations from NREDCAP (New and Renewable Energy Development Corporation of AP) with 30 per cent ...

Estate planning for your digital assets
BusinessMirror - 3 days ago at 4:53 PM
The law is very clear about handling paper documents and other physical property when someone dies ... footprints in the early part of the 21st century. Facebook and Gmail began operations ...

DOF ranks accuracy of analysts' GDP forecasts
Rappler - 3 days ago at 1:01 PM
The lower the MAPE, the better the forecasts. BPI is followed by Security Bank's Angelo Taningco, Ateneo de Manila University professor Alvin Ang, as well as economists of IHS Markit and the Institute for Development and Econometric Analysis. The DOF said ...

PBA D-League a stepping stone for Cesafi products, Cebuano cagers
Inquirer.net - 3 days ago at 12:37 PM
These are Franz Diaz and Travis Mantua, who are playing for Centro Escolar University and Cha Dao Tea ... would be really hard to possibly stay in Manila for an extended period of time or fly ...

December cash remittances at record high, but 2018 growth slowest on record
BusinessWorld - 3 days ago at 12:26 PM
"December is the season for sending back money for loved ones in the Philippines," Union Bank of the Philippines, Inc. chief economist Ruben Carlo O. Asuncion said in a mobile phone message. Remittances usually peak towards December each year as OFWs ...

Friday marks second straight weekly fall ahead of PSEi rebalancing
BusinessWorld - 3 days ago at 12:20 PM
Besides Bloomberry, the others were: Ayala Corp. (3.78% to P961 apiece), Universal Robina Corp. (1.53% to P146), Aboitiz Equity Ventures, Inc. (5.52% to P66) and Vista Land & Lifescapes, Inc. (26.98% to P8 each).