Metro Pacific hopes to integrate MRT 3 with LRT 1 by H1 2018
BusinessMirror. - 2017-08-31
Rogelio L. Singson, the president of Light Rail Manila Corp., said buying out the corporate owners of the train system will prove to be a good proposition for Metro Pacific, given that it--together with Ayala Corp.--operates the Light Rail Transit (LRT ...

Megaworld to open P2-billion mall in Laguna
BusinessMirror. - 2017-08-31
The P2-billion, w three-level Southwoods Mall is set to open on September 30. MEGAWORLD Corp. announced the opening next month of a P2-billion shopping mall in its sprawling Southwoods City, Laguna, as the property developer continues to expand commercial ...

Aboitiz triathlon slated at scenic Pico de Loro
Philstar - 2017-08-31
MANILA, Philippines - The fourth Aboitiz TRI2017 fires off tomorrow with a huge field ... lifestyle among spectators and participants alike, is sponsored by Abitiz Equity Ventures, Inc. (AEV) and organized by Bike King. Specially-designed trophies and ...

Park Terraces
www.dotproperty.com.ph - 2017-08-31
Mapua Tech Serv Inc. and Center for Guidance and Counselling Head - Mapúa Institute of Technology, shopping centers such as SM Jazz Mall, SM Hypermart and Entrepouch, restaurants such as RYU Ramen, Fratini's and Vikings Luxury Buffet Jazz Mall Makati ...

ISIS identified as top global threat
Philstar - 2017-08-31
Bloomberry Resorts Corporation, the operator of Solaire Resort and Casino, also posted a record-high net profit of P4.11 billion for the first six months of the year or a 24-fold increase from the P174 million posted for the same period in 2016.

ASEAN Business Awards 2017 legacy awardees
Philstar - 2017-08-31
This is now known as the Universal Robina Corp. Competitions were considered as challenges. John Gokongwei Jr. and his company, Consolidated Food Corp., launched the coffee Blend 45 which competed with the giants Procter and Gamble and Nestlé. This helped ...

Market shrugs off North Korea missile test
Philstar - 2017-08-31
The Philippine Stock Exchange disclosed yesterday that Philrealty and Holdings Corp. has acquired office units and parking lots at the PSE Tower in Ortigas for P257 million.

Telco giant urged subscribers to switch to LTE-enabled SIM
Philstar - 2017-08-31
This new roll-out plan includes the use of the 700 MHz frequency band that Smart obtained access to under a co-use arrangement as a result of the acquisition of the telecoms business of San Miguel Corporation (SMC) by PLDT and Globe Telecom in May last year.

Philex gives free health-insurance coverage
BusinessMirror. - 2017-08-31
In Photo: A Philex doctor examines a patient during a medical mission in Sitio Santa Fe, Barangay Ampucao, Tuba. TUBA, Benguet--Philex Mining Corp. has granted health-insurance coverage to 620 families to the tune of P1.48 million, bringing to P3.4 ...

Philex gives free health-insurance coverage
BusinessMirror. - 2017-08-31
In Photo: A Philex doctor examines a patient during a medical mission in Sitio Santa Fe, Barangay Ampucao, Tuba. TUBA, Benguet--Philex Mining Corp. has granted health-insurance coverage to 620 families to the tune of P1.48 million, bringing to P3.4 ...

20% less traffic in Edsa? Petron peeling away
BusinessMirror. - 2017-08-31
IS it true traffic jams in the metropolis are the least of our worries now? That at least 20 percent of gridlocks in our Metro roads had been reduced--all because of the one-month suspension imposed on Uber? Hard to believe but, seemingly, it might be true.

Megaworld previews Southwoods Mall
Philstar - 2017-08-31
MANILA, Philippines - Megaworld Corp. is expanding its footprint in the south with the opening of a new mall in the 561-hectare Southwoods City in the boundaries of Biñan, Laguna and Carmona, Cavite in October. The P2-billion mall will have 58,000 square ...

Cement makers buck minimum requirements for pre-shipment inspection of imports
Philstar - 2017-08-31
In separate letters to DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez, Taiheiyo Cement Philippines president and CEO Satoshi Asabi, Mabuhay Filcement Inc. CEO Enrison Benedicto, incoming Republic Cement president Nabil Francis and Cemex Philippines president Ignacio Mijares ...

Aboitiz triathlon slated at scenic Pico de Loro
m.philstar.com - 2017-08-31
MANILA, Philippines - The fourth Aboitiz TRI2017 fires off tomorrow with a huge field ... lifestyle among spectators and participants alike, is sponsored by Abitiz Equity Ventures, Inc. (AEV) and organized by Bike King. Specially-designed trophies and ...

Price hikes could have picked up in Aug.
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-08-31
"Increases in domestic petroleum prices, electricity rates in Meralco-serviced areas and rice prices along with the depreciation of the peso could contribute to upward price pressures for the month," the central bank unit said in a statement. Retail ...

Pasay condo probed for security lapses
Philstar - 2017-08-31
MANILA, Philippines - Police created a special task group to investigate the stabbing incident at ... a retired journalist and former vice president of the Social Security System; Daisery Castillo, 12; Ligaya Dimapilis, 36; and Letecia Ecsiagan, 60.

Ang powers Philippines romp in Petron Asian karting
Philstar - 2017-08-31
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines, with Jacob Ang at the helm, swept the major titles disputed in Phl leg of the Petron Tri-Activ Asian Karting Open Championships at the Carmona Racetrack in Carmona, Cavite recently. Ang, of Eagle Cement-Petron Racing ...

QC gambling measure set for review
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-08-31
In 2014, the city council passed Ordinance No. SP-2285 regulating the operation of games of chance ... Casino mogul Enrique Razon, Bloomberry Resorts Corp. chairman and founder, will put up the P20-billion hotel and casino that will rise on a P1.9-billion ...

Light Rail Manila batting for operating deal with MRT-3 rehab
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-08-31
LRMC is a consortium of AC Infrastructure Holdings Corp., Metro Pacific Infrastructure Corp., and Macquarie Infrastructure Holdings (Philippines ... the best proposal comes out by the first quarter of next year. It could be as soon as four to six months ...

Pasig River rehabilitation
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-08-31
The project is a joint undertaking of Filinvest Land, Inc., the Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission (PRRC), Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Metro Manila Development Authority, Laguna Lake Development Authority, Department of Public Works ...

Megaworld set to open 14th mall
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-08-31
MEGAWORLD Corp. continues to ramp up its commercial portfolio with the opening of the P2-billion Southwoods Mall next month. Southwoods Mall Megaworld on Thursday said Southwoods Mall, located inside its integrated township Southwoods City in Biñan ...

50 Filipinos who prove life begins at 50
cnnphilippines.com - 2017-08-31
He currently travels the Philippines in search of new food finds for his show ... Public Understanding of Science (2011), Men and Women of Science (2008), and the Metrobank Outstanding Teacher Award (2003). The Maestro, Ryan Cayabyab is the man behind ...

Manufacturers oppose plan to merely subject imported cement to preshipment inspection
BusinessMirror. - 2017-08-31
Taiheiyo Cement Philipines President and CEO Satoshi Asami, Mabuhay Filcement Inc. CEO Enrison Benedicto, Northern Cement General Manager Oliver Gorrospe, incoming Republic Cement President Nabil Francis and Cemex Philippines President Ignacio Mijares all ...

Testimonials of BS in Business Management Graduates from the Philippines
finduniversity.ph - 2017-08-31
Mostly the requirement of each instructor per subject was numerous but all was manageable as well. Exams were very difficult but I manage to pass somehow. Studying B.S. In management was concussive since it requires you to read lot of different books about ...

Cebu Pac preps for Q4, hikes flight frequency
BusinessMirror. - 2017-08-31
CEBU Air Inc. announced it will add frequencies for subsidiary Cebu Pacific, owing to higher demand during the peak season leading to Christmas and New Year. Cebu Air Vice President for Corporate Affairs Paterno S. Mantaring Jr. listed the destination for ...

Fitch upgrades PLDT outlook amid improved finances
Rappler - 2017-08-31
MANILA, Philippines - PLDT Incorporated bagged an outlook upgrade from credit rating agency Fitch Ratings, lifted by its divestment from Beacon Electric Asset Holdings Incorporated, focus on profitability, leading market position, and high capital ...

Pangilinan-Ayala group eyes MRT3 takeover by early 2018
Rappler - 2017-08-31
It was last July 14 when Metro Pacific Investments Corporation (MPIC), together with Ayala Corporation and Macquarie Infrastructure Holdings Philippines Private Limited, formally submitted an unsolicited proposal for Manila's most congested railway system.

Metro Pacific, Ayala eye MRT 3 takeover
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-08-31
The consortium of Metro Pacific Investments Corp. and Ayala Corp. proposed to take over the assets, operations and maintenance of Metro Rail Transit Line 3 in six months under an application it submitted as the original proponent to the government in July.

Asiabest Group International Inc (ABG)
investing.com - 2017-08-31
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BDO Leasing and Finance Inc (BLFI)
investing.com - 2017-08-31
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Shang Properties Inc (SHNG)
investing.com - 2017-08-31
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Wellex Industries Inc (WIN)
investing.com - 2017-08-31
Risk Disclosure: Fusion Media will not accept any liability for loss or damage as a result of reliance on the information contained within this website including data, quotes, charts and buy/sell signals. Please be fully informed regarding the risks and ...

Ayala completes Zalora acquisition
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-08-31
BPI Capital Corp., a unit of Bank of the Philippine Islands and Kickstart Ventures Inc ... Moreover, with businesses in real estate, banking, and telecommunications, this investment provides opportunities for Ayala to create synergies across the e ...

Market flat; Ayala, Manila Water climb
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-08-31
Gainers outnumbered losers, 101 to 84, while 63 issues were unchanged. Eleven of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by Manila Water Company Inc. which climbed 2.5 percent to P30.95 and Bank of the Philippine Islands which rose 2.3 percent to ...

Megaworld set to open 14th mall in Laguna
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-08-31
Property developer Megaworld Corp. said Thursday it will open the P2-billion Southwoods Mall within the 561-hectare Southwoods City project in Laguna province in October. Megaworld said in a disclosure to the stock exchange the three-level Southwoods Mall ...

Aboitiz affiliate to borrow $800M to refinance loans
Inquirer - 2017-08-31
Aboitiz Power Corp. on Wednesday said its affiliate, GNPower Mariveles Coal Plant Ltd. Co. (GMCP), would borrow $800 million to refinance existing loans. AboitizPower subsidairies Therma Mariveles Holdings Inc. and Therma Mariveles Camaya B.V. are part of ...

Top 10 companies 'Filipinos want to work for' in 2017
Rappler - 2017-08-31
MANILA, Philippines - The Manila Electric Company (Meralco) and San Miguel Corporation (SMC) top the list of companies Filipinos would most like to work for, according to a new survey by online employment marketplace Jobstreet.com. Jobstreet country ...

Leisure and Resorts World Corp (LR)
investing.com - 2017-08-31
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Computrends Systems Technology, Inc.
jobstreet.com.ph - 2017-08-31
With its competitive pricing structure, coupled with its after-sales service committment to clients, the company was able to build good relations with clients i.e. Hitachi Group of Companies, LT Group of Companies, De La Salle Educational Group of Colleges ...

BDO to raise $700 mln in largest notes issue by a Philippine bank
Reuters - 2017-08-31
MANILA, Aug 31 (Reuters) - BDO Unibank Inc said on Thursday it would issue $700 million in fixed-rate notes, the largest single transaction to date by a Philippine bank ... Mizuho Securities and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group acted as co-managers.

PSE sells Ortigas offices to PhilRealty
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-08-31
THE Philippine Stock Exchange, Inc. (PSE) has sold its Ortigas offices to Philippine Realty and Holdings, Corp. (PhilRealty) for P257.18 million, as the bourse prepares its transfer to Bonifacio Global City (BGC) in 2018. In a disclosure on Wednesday, the ...

AboitizPower unit inks $800-M notes facility
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-08-31
ABOITIZ POWER Corp. on Wednesday said its unit GNPower Mariveles Coal Plant Ltd. Co. (GMCP) signed a notes facility agreement amounting to $800 million with a consortium of lenders. The 632-MW GNPower Mariveles power plant is a partnership among AC ...

Abra Mining and Industrial Corp (AR)
investing.com - 2017-08-31
Abra Mining and Industrial Corporation is a Philippines-based company, which is licensed to engage in the exploration, development, exploitation, processing , manufacture, extraction, milling and sale of cement and metal concentrate, marble, building ...

Malaysian firm shares engineered landfill system as PHL grapples with garbage crisis
BusinessMirror. - 2017-08-30
Berjaya Philippines is already in the midst of negotiations with local officials of Naga City in Cebu province on the possibility of hosting a landfill site. They intend to build on land bought by Berjaya Philippines. Berjaya Philippines Inc. President ...

Elite MTB riders banner Filinvest Endurance cast
m.philstar.com - 2017-08-30
MANILA, Philippines - Elite and amateur mountain bike (MTB) riders gear up for another thrilling and demanding race when the fifth Filinvest City Endurance Weekend is held on Sept. 30-Oct. 1 at the Filinvest City Alabang. The event, a test of skill ...

Pre-shipment inspection not fair -- Eagle Cement
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-08-30
In separate letters to Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez, Taiheiyo Cement Philippines president and CEO Satoshi Asabi, Mabuhay Filcement Inc. CEO Enrison Benedicto, incoming Republic Cement president Nabil Francis and Cemex Philippines president Ignacio Mijares ...

DoubleDragon follow-on offer by yearend
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-08-30
DOUBLEDRAGON Properties Corp. targets to issue its P7.5-billion follow-on offering before the end of the year, which the company plans to offer to both domestic and foreign investors. The listed property developer on Wednesday secured shareholders ...

Registration for 5th Filinvest Endurance Weekend now on
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-08-30
ELITE and amateur mountain bike riders can once again expect a thrilling and demanding race experience as the 5th Filinvest City Endurance Weekend makes its way on Sept. 30 to Oct. 1, at the Filinvest City Alabang. The Filinvest City Endurance Weekend ...

SM wants to buy into Goldilocks
Rappler - 2017-08-30
MANILA, Philippines - SM Investments Corporation, the listed conglomerate of the Philippines' richest man Henry Sy Sr, confirmed that it plans to buy into Goldilocks Bakeshop Incorporated, the largest bakeshop chain in the Philippines. SM told the ...

Tytana notches another 100% passing rate in NDLEX
Philstar - 2017-08-30
Tytana prepares graduates for the workplace through the academe-industry partnership. An established partnership with the Metrobank Group, internship program directed at real-world experience, classroom teaching enhanced with practical exposure and ...