Obiena sets new national record
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-31
The 21-year-old Obiena shattered his own national record by 6 centimeters. He owned the former national standard while competing for University of Santo Tomas in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines. Obiena, however, missed the podium.

3rd Plaridel Cup tees off Aug. 4 at Wack Wack Golf CC
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-31
Philex Mining Corp., GMA Network, Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office, Ayala Land, Cherrylum, SM Investment, International Container Terminal Services Inc., Globe Telecom, Manila Water, Emperador Deluxe, Vitamax, South Forbes and The Turf Company Media ...

Gas prices going up Tuesday
interaksyon.com - 2017-07-31
Eastern Petroleum will hike the price of gasoline by 35 centavos per liter and diesel by 50 centavos per liter. Phoenix Petroleum will increase the price of diesel by 50 centavos per liter and gasoline by 35 centavos per liter. Flying V will implement the ...

Da Vinci Capital Holdings Inc (DAVIN)
investing.com - 2017-07-31
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 ...

Albayanos get tips from BSP financial experts on growing their money
news.pia.gov.ph - 2017-07-31
Also discussed during the three-day learning sessions are Personal Equity and Retirement Account (PERA) presented by BSP Manila Trust Specialist Group bank officer Reynalyn Punzalan; overview of E-banking and E-money in the Philippines; and how to avoid ...

Cirtek Philippines acquires US antenna solutions firm
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-07-31
CIRTEK HOLDINGS Philippines Corp. (CHPC) is buying US-based antenna solutions firm Quintel for $77 million, allowing it to expand into the growing base station antenna market. In a statement released over the weekend, CHPC said it has signed a definitive ...

LBC receives Diamond trophy from PAL
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-31
The award, presented by Philippine Airlines to LBC Express, Inc. is in recognition of the significant volume of cargo loaded with the carrier in 2016. LBC has been receiving awards from PAL since 2006 and has become a symbol of their long-standing alliance ...

The 2GO business case study
m.bworldonline.com - 2017-07-31
Quite suddenly, Sulficio Tagud, Jr. retired both from the management and the board of 2GO Group, Inc. in April, and Dennis Uy became president and chief executive officer (Rappler, 05.18.2017.). Frederic DyBuncio of SM Investments was elected ExCom chairman.

FILINVEST DEVELOPMENT CORP
Economic Times - 2017-07-31
Argentina is the 35th global market for India's two-wheeler major Hero MotCorp. For the local market in Argentina, Hero MotoCorp has also rolled out four products from its wide portfolio in the first phase. Argentina is the 35th global market for India's ...

NPC, SM Cares link up for troops in Marawi
Philstar - 2017-07-30
SM Cares is the corporate social responsibility arm of SM Prime Holdings Inc. Its advocacies include Programs on Persons with Disabilities, Children and Youth, Women and Breastfeeding Mothers, Environment Sustainability, Senior Citizens, Social ...

Cirtek inks $77M deal to buys US antenna supplier Quintel
Inquirer - 2017-07-30
Quintel has built a major business in North America, and through work with the Cirtek team will provide increasing innovation and valuable products world-wide, while making a positive impact on the regional economies in Rochester New York and San Jose ...

Laguna-based Cirtek buys US antenna maker in $77-M deal
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-30
LAGUNA-based Cirtek Holdings Philippines Corp. said it bought high-tech antenna maker Quintel Cayman Ltd. in a deal valued at $77 million. The company added it signed an agreement with Trillium International I, the shareholder representative of Quintel.

Laguna-based Cirtek buys US antenna maker in $77-M deal
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-30
LAGUNA-based Cirtek Holdings Philippines Corp. said it bought high-tech antenna maker Quintel Cayman Ltd. in a deal valued at $77 million. The company added it signed an agreement with Trillium International I, the shareholder representative of Quintel.

Cirtek buys US antenna producer
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-30
Cirtek Holdings Philippines Corp. said it will acquire a 100-percent stake in Quintel, a leading provider of advanced high-efficiency, high-performance antenna solution headquartered in New York, USA. Cirtek said in a statement over the weekend the deal ...

Cirtek buying Silicon Valley tech firm Quintel
Rappler - 2017-07-30
MANILA, Philippines - Cirtek Holdings Philippines Corporation is buying Quintel, a Silicon Valley tech firm engaged in antenna solutions, for $100 million, giving the publicly-listed firm an additional revenue stream. In a statement, Cirtek announced the ...

Phil, James transfer to Davao
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-30
Phil and James Younghusband lifted Meralco Manila to a come-from-behind 3-2 victory over Davao Eagles in their farewell match in a Sparks uniform and against a team whose colors they will be wearing in their coming matches in the Philippines Football ...

Portus perspective
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-30
Before joining Philippine Airlines (PAL) as a flight steward in 2007, Erik was a professor at the University of Saint La Salle Bacolod. Now, he is part of the PAL Learning Center (PLC), a group that teaches classroom instructions and practical exercises to ...

Bank conducts relief aid to educators, learners affected by recent Leyte quake
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-30
In Photo: Volunteers from City Savings Bank, a subsidiary of Union Bank of the Philippines, distribute potable water, food and other household items to public-school teachers, students and their families affected by a 6.5-magnitude earthquake in Leyte.

Market seen staying above 8,000
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-30
Heavy losers included Cemex Holdings Philippines Inc. which slid 17.4 percent P6.01, Century Properties Group Inc. which dropped 10 percent to P0.54 and First Gen Corp. which declined 4.7 percent to 17.62.

Market seen staying above 8,000
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-30
Heavy losers included Cemex Holdings Philippines Inc. which slid 17.4 percent P6.01, Century Properties Group Inc. which dropped 10 percent to P0.54 and First Gen Corp. which declined 4.7 percent to 17.62.

Cirtek buys US antenna producer
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-30
Cirtek Holdings Philippines Corp. said it will acquire a 100-percent stake in Quintel, a leading provider of advanced high-efficiency, high-performance antenna solution headquartered in New York, USA. Cirtek said in a statement over the weekend the deal ...

Younghusband brothers to transfer to Davao Aguilas
Rappler - 2017-07-30
"It is with great sadness that FC Meralco Manila announces today that James Younghusband and Phil Younghusband will be leaving the club and transferring to Davao Aguilas FC during the current PFL transfer window," FC Meralco Manila posted on its Facebook ...

Mission possible: Be a blessing to others
Inquirer - 2017-07-29
"I almost failed first year high school. I did not like to study," he recalls. His chose Architecture as a college course simply because he believed Architecture required less studying and more drawing--and also because as a young boy, he worked as a ...

Chelsea IPO oversubscribed
Philstar - 2017-07-29
MANILA, Philippines - Investors swarmed the initial public offering of Chelsea Logistics Holdings Corp. (CLC) despite the accounting controversy that hounded 2GO Group, another company owned by businessman Dennis Uy. The transaction is three times ...

FC Meralco whips Davao but loses Younghusbands
Philstar - 2017-07-29
MANILA, Philippines - FC Meralco Manila rallied past Davao Aguilas, 3-2, to get back to the top of the Philippines Football League Saturday at Davao del Norte Sports Complex in Tagum City. But off the field, winless Davao (five points) appeared to still ...

Do more with latest PSBank mobile app
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-29
PHILIPPINE Savings Bank, the thrift bank arm of the Metrobank Group, has been at the forefront of digital innovations, improving its products and services to provide an exceptional banking experience for its clients. The Bank recently announced the release ...

Bread prices seen rising
Inquirer - 2017-07-29
San Miguel Mills Inc. (SMMI) is the biggest flour company in the country, followed by Philippine Foremost Flour Mills, Pilmico Foods Corp. and Universal Robina Corp. The others are General Milling Corp., RFM Corp., Wellington Flour Mills, Liberty Flour ...

Laguna Water sets P5 B 3-year capex
Philstar - 2017-07-29
MANILA, Philippines - Laguna Water Corp., a unit of Ayala-led Manila Water Co. Inc., is spending P5 billion over the next ... it had when it started the concession agreement in 2009. The company ranks third among the operators outside the metro in ...

Leisure and Resorts World to build 20 boutique bingo sites this year
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-07-29
LEISURE and Resorts World Corp. (LRC) wants to open up to 20 boutique bingo gaming sites this year as the outlook on online gaming operations brightens after a long lull. The listed retail gaming firm said it is on its way to recovery after a number of its ...

Dennis Uy, Duterte's friend, creates P100-M mutual fund for gov't troops
Rappler - 2017-07-29
The soldiers help protect our democracy. Hopefully, the private sector can support them also," Uy told reporters on the sidelines of Phoenix Petroleum Philippines Incorporated's 10th listing anniversary in Makati City on Tuesday, July 11. It was the first ...

Students get school supplies
Visayan Daily Star - 2017-07-29
Some 5,000 elementary students in Valencia, Negros Oriental, received new school supplies from the Energy Development Corporation recently. The distribution of school supplies is part of the company's Corporate Social Responsibility program entitled HELEn ...

Students get school supplies
Visayan Daily Star - 2017-07-29
Some 5,000 elementary students in Valencia, Negros Oriental, received new school supplies from the Energy Development Corporation recently. The distribution of school supplies is part of the company's Corporate Social Responsibility program entitled HELEn ...

Free tuition for SUCs pushed
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-29
While the same study did not pinpoint any reason for the decline, experts were one in saying that social media, television and the new lifestyle ... SM Cares is the CSR arm of SM Prime Holdings, Inc. Its advocacies include Programs on Persons with ...

AYALA CORP
Economic Times - 2017-07-28
The Ayala Corp, a diversified conglomerate from the Philippines, with a market apitalisation of $11.5 billion, is believed to have acquired Affinity Express Inc, a graphics BPO, for over $25 million.

Semirara taps Toshiba to prolong Calaca plant life
Philstar - 2017-07-28
DMCI Group since they took ownership of the plant, and built up a good relationship over the years. We hope to advance this partnership further, and to enhance customer support, by applying our cutting-edge technology, including IoT technology, to the ...

Water rates increase on weak peso
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-28
Customers of Maynilad Water Services Inc. and Manila Water Company Inc. will pay higher water rates this quarter after the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System approved the third quarter foreign currency differential adjustments of both companies.

Embrace your dream life at Saint Dominique
Philstar - 2017-07-28
Well, not in the case Megaworld Corporation, which transformed the old airport in Mandurriao, Iloilo City into the biggest business and tourism hub in Western Visayas -- the Iloilo Business Park. The once sleepy, laid-back Iloilo has awakened to the ...

Stock market extends gains
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-28
JG Summit Holdings Inc. of industrialist John Gokongwei advanced 1.9 percent to P79.95, while DMCI Holdings Inc. added 1.1 percent to P16.02. The rest of Asian markets, meanwhile, tumbled Friday to end two days of gains as a US tech sell-off spread to the ...

Manila Water to hike rates next month
interaksyon.com - 2017-07-28
MANILA - Manila Water Company, Inc. will hike water rates starting August 13. This, after the Manila Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) approved a 1.12 percent increase or 28-centavo per cubic meter hike in the Foreign Currency Differential Adjustment ...

Manila Water to hike rates next month
InterAksyon - 2017-07-28
MANILA - Manila Water Company, Inc. will hike water rates starting August 13. This, after the Manila Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) approved a 1.12 percent increase or 28-centavo per cubic meter hike in the Foreign Currency Differential Adjustment ...

Manila vs Davao
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-28
MERALCO Manila tries to regain its winning ways when it faces Davao Aguilas for the third time in the Philippines Football League (PFL) at the Davao del Norte Sports Complex in Tagum City. The match is set at 4 p.m. Meralco tries to regain the lead after ...

Congressional Imprimatur: House to widen list of industries that require legislative franchise
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-28
The 17th Congress has already passed into law measures granting Smart Communications and GMA Network Inc. legislative franchises. During the 16th Congress, the both houses have granted 42 legislative franchises to different industries. Like tax measures ...

Your best life awaits here
Philstar - 2017-07-28
In the third quarter of 2015, GT Capital expressed its confidence in Pro-Friends, initially acquiring 22.68 percent of the business. By July 2016, it completed its acquisition of 51 percent of the company. The partnership allows GT Capital to tap into the ...

Ventura Residences Xavier Estates Phase 5
www.dotproperty.com.ph - 2017-07-28
There are numerous amenities & facilities in Ventura Residences Xavier Estates Phase 5 including Fitness, Playground, Security, Swimming Pool and Tennis. Ventura Residences Xavier Estates Phase 5 at Balulang, Cagayan De Oro has the following facilities ...

Building for the future
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-28
Rockwell Primaries, the newest subsidiary of Rockwell Land, builds on the promise to deliver quality residential developments that will help customers build their future. The company offers a choice between 53 Benitez, its flagship project near New Manila ...

Foton places PSL semis loss to Petron under protest
Philstar - 2017-07-28
MANILA, Philippines -- The Foton Tornadoes management on Friday filed a protest against their Philippine Superliga semifinals loss to the Petron Blaze Spikers. In a letter addressed to PSL president Ramon Suzara, Foton team owner Rommel Sytin claimed ...

As stocks soar, bourse prepares for IPO rush
Philstar - 2017-07-28
MANILA, Philippines - Will the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) finally see an end to the dearth ... Astro del Castillo, managing director of First Grade Finance Inc. likewise said the lull in the IPO market in the past years may soon change.

Gen. Joseph Dunford says transgender policy unchanged for now
Washington Times - 2017-07-28
A Rand Corp. study has estimated the number ... Liberalizing policy on transgender troops was the next step. Just last week, when asked about the transgender issue at a Senate hearing, Gen. Paul Selva, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said ...

Expect more mergers, acquisitions -- FMIC
Philstar - 2017-07-28
MANILA, Philippines - Mergers and acquisitions, as in the previous years, are expected to continue this year even as interest rates are expected to rise, along with the trend in the global interest rate environment. Justin Ocampo, First Metro Investment ...

Pryce expects to meet P1.26-B profit target
Philstar - 2017-07-28
MANILA, Philippines - Pryce Corp. expects to meet its P1.26-billion income target for 2017 on the back of a seasonally stronger liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) sales in the second half of the year. "As the second half, especially the last quarter ...