Some notes on TRAIN
BusinessMirror - 2017-07-09
ON June 11 the PCSO Silver Cup Race was held at the Manila Jockey Club Inc. in Carmona, Cavite. The horses that finished the race were: Radio Active (with jockey JA Guce) placed first; Bite My Dust (with jockey KB Abobo) landed on second place; third prize ...

Acesite Hotel Corp (ACE)
investing.com - 2017-07-09
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 investing P11b in El Nido
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-09
Property developer Ayala Land Inc. earmarked P11 billion to fully develop its first tourism estate development in El Nido, Palawan into an integrated resort community. Javier Hernandez, chief operating officer of Ayala Land-led Ten Knots Development Corp ...

Globe spends $100m in US submarine link
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-09
Globe Telecom Inc. said it invested $100 million in the Southeast Asia-US submarine cable system which is set to start commercial operations next month. "We are going to be commissioning what you call the SEA-US cable system that goes from Los Angeles to ...

Philracom adds P15 million to racing prize money
Philstar - 2017-07-09
Benefiting from this increase in prize money are races scheduled at the Manila Jockey Club on July 23, Aug. 13, Oct. 15, Nov. 26 and Dec. 17; the Philippine Racing Club on July 9, Aug. 20, Sept. 10, Oct. 1 and Dec. 24; and the Metro Turf on Sept.

In Eastern Visayas and Bohol: Power may return today
Philstar - 2017-07-09
Except for Bohol, the areas affected are relying temporarily on generators provided by local government units and by the Energy Development Corporation. NGCP said the Bohol Electric Cooperative (BOHECO I), which serves the towns of Antiquera, Panglao ...

2,000 civilians dead in Marawi war -- source
The Daily Tribune - 2017-07-09
"Government has trailed it focus on the reconstruction and rehabilitation of Marawi as the defeat of the Maute-ISIS group looms with the military operations and the cooperation of local government," said Lorenzana. "Aided by the principled and ...

Stock index seen reaching 8,200
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-09
Heavy losers included developer 8990 Holdings Inc. which dropped 7.6 percent to P6.10, Concepcion Industrial Corp. which dipped 7.2 percent to P66 and San Miguel Pure Foods Co. Inc. which shed 2.4 percent to P309.

Philracom adds P15m to prize pot
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-09
Benefitting from this increase in prize money are races scheduled at the Manila Jockey Club on July 23, Aug. 13, Oct. 15, Nov. 26 and Dec. 17; the Philippine Racing Club on July 9, Aug. 20, Sept. 10, Oct. 1 and Dec. 24; and the Metro Turf on Sept.

Petron favored in volley finals
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-09
DESPITE being the challenger to the crown, Petron will be slightly favored when it clashes with reigning champion F2 Logistics in the Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference best-of-three finals starting tomorrow at the Muntinlupa Sports Center.

Buhay Pagbabago offer drug dependents a second chance
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-07-09
Located at the Cityland subdivision in Barangay Pulong Buhangin, the center has a farm where patients and reformed addicts can plant crops. Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets ...

With homes damaged, aftershocks persisting, Leyte quake victims use tarps for tents
interaksyon.com - 2017-07-09
As of Saturday, the Energy Development Corporation had reported that all of its Leyte power plants are still shut down while assessment of the full extent of damage is ongoing. Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi inspected the facilities along with EDC President ...

After earthquake in Eastern Visayas: Prices of goods soar - reports
Philstar - 2017-07-08
CEBU, Philippines - Have some residents in Leyte taken advantage of the crisis there? Cynthia Nierras, regional director of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) - 8, has warned businessmen against unscrupulous activities following complaints prices ...

TV Patrol rolls out public service caravan
Philstar - 2017-07-08
Energy Development Corporation, Carl Balita Livelihood Center, House of David, Republic Biscuit Corporation and Unilever Philippines to fortify their partnership for the TV Patrol Community Caravan. Labor Undersecretary Claro Arellano said, "This is a ...

Maureen Wroblewitz: Mother knows best
Philstar - 2017-07-08
Incidentally, The FashionCanServe2017 show #WhyWeFight is set for Oct. 8 at the ballroom of Raffles Makati (the host), supported by Philip Stein, Jewelmer, Security Bank, Del Monte Philippines, Manulife, Estee Lauder Group, Ideal Vision, Mundo Design ...

SMEs new target of cyber attacks
Philstar - 2017-07-08
"Cyber threats are a clear and present danger to anyone who has a digital footprint. PLDT Enterprise and ePLDT work tirelessly to enable resiliency and security solutions to businesses of all sizes, allowing them to focus on their growth knowing their ...

Greg Navarro: A light that will never go out
Inquirer - 2017-07-08
and Management Association of the Philippines (Map), vice president of the Atlantic Gulf & Pacific Company of Manila, Inc., member of the board of visitors of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA), fellow of the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD ...

Owners of poached elephants in Sri Lanka may escape sanction
Philstar - 2017-07-08
Perera said it's difficult for the government to feed and care for elephants confiscated from homes and temples ... of Asian elephant and is found only in Sri Lanka. In the 19th century, there were believed to be up to 14,000. That number fell to fewer ...

Philex spends P16 M for infra in Padcal mine
Philstar - 2017-07-08
MANILA, Philippines - Philex Mining Corp. has invested P16 million for infrastructure projects in the first semester, as part of its social development program in its Padcal mine operations. Philex said about P15.8 million worth of public infrastructure ...

Biggest Seaoil outlet hosts CityMall
Philstar - 2017-07-08
the two companies are making sure that #TheFunContinues for travellers passing by the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway (SCTEX) who are likely families and groups of friends on the way home from their northern trips. CityMall houses food joints such as ...

Special seminar on compliance to Anti-Money Laundering Law
Philstar - 2017-07-08
This special program will feature AMLA expert, Atty. Richard David Funk II who capped his career as the Regulatory Affairs Group head of Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. Prior to this, he was the vice president, compliance officer and concurrent head of ...

The bitter side of sugary-drinks tax
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-08
Michael Tan, president and CEO of the LT Group Inc., said not only is the rate too high, but it will be impossible to administer such new tax measure at its current state. "What will happen on the post mix in the restaurants or in Starbucks or in ...

122 countries, including RP, adopt global treaty banning nuclear weapons
The Daily Tribune - 2017-07-08
UNITED NATIONS -- A global treaty banning nuclear weapons was adopted at the United Nations yesterday despite opposition from nuclear powers Britain, France and the United States which said it disregards the reality of dealing with international security ...

Filinvest unit raises P6 B from bond offering
Philstar - 2017-07-08
CPI, a wholly owned subsidiary of FIlinvest Land Inc., owns and manages office buildings which cater mainly to technology based companies including those engaged in business process outsourcing and knowledge process outsourcing. Investors gobbled up the ...

Commercial for sale in Quezon City, National Capital Region
www.dotproperty.com.ph - 2017-07-08
Batteries and Accessories Showroom* Schools* HospitalsNEIGHBOR TO:- East West Bank- SM City Fairview- Neopolitan Condominiums & Business Park- Commonwealth Hospital and Medical Center- Toyota Motor Showroom & Service Center- Oriental Market- Our Lady of ...

Boy Abunda: Star speaker
Philstar - 2017-07-08
LODESTAR By Danton Remoto (The Philippine Star) | Updated July 8, 2017 - 12:00am I first met Boy Abunda when we were chosen to judge Super Sireyna gay beaucon (beauty contest) of Eat Bulaga in 1998, or almost 20 years ago. Aside from Boy and I ...

Meralco bills slightly up this month
m.bworldonline.com - 2017-07-08
AFTER a record reduction in June, electricity users in Metro Manila and surrounding areas will see a marginal increase in their power bills this month, as distribution utility Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) announced a P0.0761-per-kilowatt-hour (/kWh ...

Stock market hardly moves on lack of leads
m.bworldonline.com - 2017-07-08
Others in the top five are MJC Investments Corporation (up 12.50%), MacroAsia Corporation (up 9.54%), The Philodrill Corporation and Century Properties Group (each up 8.33%).

WATCH | Meralco to hike rates
interaksyon.com - 2017-07-07
Image from News5 video showing the average increase in Meralco rates depending on consumption. MANILA, Philippines -- The Manila Electric Co. will increase its rates by seven centavos per kilowatt-hour this month, or an average of P15-38 a month depending ...

Rosal, Katigbak share Srs, Mid-Am honors
Philstar - 2017-07-07
Jose Mari Hechanova carded a second 78 for a 236 and clinched third place in the 54-hole event held as part of the PLDT Group National Amateur Golf Tour and backed by the MVP Sports Foundation, Katigbak, on the other hand, gunned down six birdies against ...

Stocks end flat; Metrobank up
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-07
The Philippine Stock Exchange Index added 1.02 points, or 0.01 percent, to 7,889.33 on a value turnover of P6.9 billion. Losers edged gainers, 104 to 102, with 46 issues unchanged. Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co., the second-biggest lender, advanced 3.6 ...

Filinvest unit raises P6b from bond issue
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-07
Cyberzone Properties Inc., a wholly owned unit of Filinvest Land Inc., has successfully raised P6 billion from the issuance of fixed rate bonds on strong demand from investors. Filinvest Land said in a disclosure to the stock exchange the 5.5-year fixed ...

Former U.S. chief agricultural negotiator to lend expertise to UNL institute
Lincoln Journal Star - 2017-07-07
As deputy undersecretary at USDA, Vetter also worked with the Senate Finance Committee on trade issues tied to agriculture, the environment and labor. The biggest trade deal she helped negotiate on behalf of the Obama administration was the agricultural ...

Mr. & Miss Chinatown Philippines holds first ever screening in Cebu
Philstar - 2017-07-07
University of Cebu Maritime Educational Training Center graduate Narciso Daclan; aspiring businessman Paul Christian Go; 18-year-old marketing management major Christopher Go from the University of Southern Philippines Foundation; 20-year-old equal rights ...

Power rates up again
Philstar - 2017-07-07
MANILA, Philippines - Residential customers of Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) will see a slight increase in electricity bills in July as the weaker peso, lower supply and higher spot market prices push up the generation charge. The power distributor ...

An homage to the Filipino legacy
m.philstar.com - 2017-07-07
Rajo Laurel and Philippine Airlines. For the first time in Japan since 1964, the fashion show was held at the Imperial Hotel in Chiyoda, Tokyo, and was attended by 500 guests, 118 of which were esteemed ambassadors. Jewelmer had the honor of presenting one ...

Globe, Smart extend free mobile services in Marawi
Philstar - 2017-07-07
MANILA, Philippines - Globe Telecom Inc. and Smart Communications Inc. are extending free mobile services to subscribers in Marawi City. In a statement, Globe said it has reached an agreement with the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the ...

BCDA taps MPIC, French firm for study on Clark international food market
Philstar - 2017-07-07
MANILA, Philippines - The Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) has teamed up with infrastructure conglomerate Metro Pacific Investments Corp. (MPIC) and French firm Semmaris for a feasibility study on the development of an international food ...

The bitter side of sugary-drinks tax
BusinessMirror - 2017-07-07
Michael ... tycoon Lucio Tan, including PMFTC Inc., the combined company of Philip Morris Philippines and Fortune Tobacco, and Asia Brewery, which holds a stable of local and international beer brands and alcohol-laced pop drinks such as Tanduay Ice.

North holds off South, wins Duel 5
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-07
Garalde, still winless on the ICTSI Philippine Golf Tour, also went undefeated, humbling recent Calatagan leg winner Zanieboy Gialon, 5&3; Lam took the last two holes to stun two-leg winner Clyde Mondilla, 1-up; Bibat won Nos. 16 and 17 to trounce Rufino ...

DoubleDragon pegs rate for P6.5-B retail bonds
Philstar - 2017-07-07
MANILA, Philippines - DoubleDragon Properties Corp. has set the coupon rate for its seven year peso retail bonds at 6.0952 percent. Due to strong demand for the retail bonds, the coupon rate was set at the bottom-end of the pricing range. Double Dragon ...

Phinma Energy secures contract for 45-MW Pangasinan solar farm
philstar.com - 2017-07-07
MANILA, Philippines - Phinma Energy Corp. plans to put up a 45-megawatt (MW) solar farm in Pangasinan after securing a solar service contract. The company disclosed it entered into a solar energy service contract with the Department of Energy (DOE).

Filinvest unit raises P6b from bond issue
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-07
Cyberzone Properties Inc., a wholly owned unit of Filinvest Land Inc., has successfully raised P6 billion from the issuance of fixed rate bonds on strong demand from investors. Filinvest Land said in a disclosure to the stock exchange the 5.5-year fixed ...

Zambo water firm reduces leakage
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-07
Zamboanga Water Company Inc., a joint-venture company between Zamboanga City Water District and Manila Water Co. Inc., has recorded a cumulative recovered non-revenue water volume of 410,000 cubic meters in the second quarter of the year through its NRW or ...

Globe suggests Dasma residents opposing building of cell sites violate human rights
TechnoChops - 2017-07-07
However, a report by the Center for Device Regulation ... the scientific community whether local or international have already agreed that the available data is non-conclusive," the company said.

8 life lessons that surfing can teach us
Philstar - 2017-07-07
Watch below. "Waves" is the first of three Sun Shorts 2 films produced by Sun Life Financial Philippines with the goal of promoting financial freedom. Watch the other Sun Shorts via www.sunshorts2.com. Start your journey toward financial independence ...

13th Month Pay Law and wage hike forum in CAR
baguiomidlandcourier.com.ph - 2017-07-07
Managerial employees are excluded from the coverage of the 13th Month Pay Law. The Labor Code provides that a managerial employee is one who is vested with powers or prerogatives to lay down and execute management policies and/or to hire, transfer ...

Newly-constructed class room inaugurated
Assam Tribune - 2017-07-06
The public meeting held on the occasion, was chaired by the president of the SMDC of Rupai High School, Dr Bulu Tanti. Addressing the gathering, MLA Durga Bhumij assured that he would extend all possible help for the betterment of the school. He also said ...

Market rises; SSI leads advancers
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-06
Gainers outnumbered losers, 107 to 95, while 54 issues were unchanged. Fifteen of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by retailer SSI Group Inc. which jumped 8.3 percent to P4.43 and East West Banking Corp. which climbed 4.7 percent to P33.45.

Market rises; SSI leads advancers
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-06
Gainers outnumbered losers, 107 to 95, while 54 issues were unchanged. Fifteen of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by retailer SSI Group Inc. which jumped 8.3 percent to P4.43 and East West Banking Corp. which climbed 4.7 percent to P33.45.