METRO PACIFIC INVESTMENTS CORP
Economic Times - 2017-07-14
Onida, which reported revenues of Rs 810 crore for 2016-17, said it is targeting a turnover of Rs 1,000 crore in the current financial year. The government may soon make a decision on allowing foreign-funded retailers to sell non-food items, the minister ...

Deals Rumor Mill: KKR, Manulife Financial, JBS
Law 360 - 2017-07-13
Law360, New York (July 13, 2017, 3:48 PM EDT) -- Envision Healthcare Corp. is on the verge of selling medical transportation business American Medical Response to private equity giant KKR & Co. LP, according to a report on Thursday from Reuters.

Max Speciality Films Appoints Ramneek Jain as New CEO
Business Wire - 2017-07-13
His wife Neha is a teacher and they have two children, Kalash and Khushi. MaxVIL is the newest entity in the Max Group of companies that came into existence after the erstwhile Max India Group was demerged into Max Financial Services Limited, Max India ...

Spikers cop title on blazing finish
Philstar - 2017-07-13
MANILA, Philippines - Petron recovered from a second and third-set meltdown to post a thriller of a winner, 26-24, 24-26, 24-26, 25-23, 15-11, over F2 Logistics and dethrone its victim as the Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference champion in a back ...

FYI:The business of adulting
Philstar - 2017-07-13
Getting the app and using it is pretty fool-proof, and you can top-up pretty much anywhere, from your friendly neighborhood 7-Eleven to your fave malls and even online via BDO. As simple as one-two-three, really. For more information, visit paymaya.com and ...

Megawide set to buy stake in rail project
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-13
Megawide Construction Corp. is acquiring a controlling stake in a consortium that will build an elevated railway linking Quezon City and Manila. A Brown Company Inc. said in a disclosure to the stock exchange the consortium of East-West Rail Transit Corp ...

Megawide dips into railways via PNR's Metro Manila line
Philstar - 2017-07-13
MANILA, Philippines - Megawide Construction Corp. will mark its foray into railway development through a partnership with the East -West Rail Transit Corp. and Alloy MTD. The joint venture will construct the PNR East-West Railway Project, a 9.77-kilometer ...

Nickel Asia exports up in H1
Philstar - 2017-07-13
MANILA, Philippines - Nickel Asia Corp. saw a 41 percent hike in export sales in the first half owing to higher prices of nickel and a weaker peso exchange rate. In a report to the local bourse, Nickel Asia said it registered P7.16 billion in export sales ...

Ormoc visit, cabinet meeting; Duterte orders power restoration immediately
Philstar - 2017-07-13
Cusi responded by saying that there are ongoing repairs of the damaged power plants by the Energy Development Corporation (EDC) and he reported that power in the region will be restored on July 31. Officials of the National Grid Corp. of the Philippines ...

KEPCO assures enough power supply for Visayas
Philstar - 2017-07-13
the KEPCO- SPC Power Corporation (KSPC) has assured that it has enough to keep a stable power supply in the region. "We are exerting all efforts to hasten the preventive maintenance works so that our power plants can operate at its full 200 MW capacity and ...

32 sanson byrockwell
www.dotproperty.com.ph - 2017-07-13
32 sanson byrockwell is a Condo project, developed by Rockwell Land. Rockwell Land has also developed projects such as The Proscenium at Rockwell. This condo has 0 floors and contains 388 total units, 8 are available for purchase. Units range from Studio ...

KPMG stands pat on 2GO audit results
Philstar - 2017-07-13
MANILA, Philippines - Auditing firm KPMG is standing pat on the results of the audit it conducted on the financial statements of logistics giant 2GO Group Inc. In a chance interview yesterday, KPMG chairman Roberto Manabat said they are optimistic they ...

Isuzu partners with JZGMSAT
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-13
One of these motors is the 4JJ1-TC assembly (3.0 liter, in-line four-cylinder, DOHC, direct injection, turbocharged with intercooler), which propelled the previous generation D-MAX pickup and Alterra sport-utility vehicle. Another one is the 2.8-liter ...

PAL set to resume flights to Abu Dhabi
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-13
Philippine Airlines said Thursday it will resume nonstop thrice weekly flights between Manila and Abu Dhabi on Oct. 31 on expected improved demand in the fourth quarter. PAL earlier announced the temporary suspension of Abu Dhabi flights starting July 8 ...

Doubts hound KPMG following 2GO accounting scandal
Rappler - 2017-07-13
Other firms being audited by KPMG include Asian Terminals Incorporated, Cosco Capital Incorporated, DoubleDragon Properties Corporation, Macay Holdings Incorporated, and PhilWeb Corporatiion. In a statement released on Tuesday, July 11, KPMG RG Manabat ...

Wish We Were Here: Rolling in the Hills of Batanes
clickthecity.com - 2017-07-13
Philippine Airlines and Skyjet Airlines are the only airlines with flights going to Basco. Plane tickets may be expensive so it's best to keep an eye out for seat sales to snag the most affordable tickets. From there, you could coordinate with tourist ...

How to secure your home before going on vacation
Philstar - 2017-07-13
Make your abode safe and sound before traveling with this infographic powered by DECA Homes of 8990 Holdings Inc., a leading and trusted mass housing developer in the country: 8990 Holdings Inc. was established in the early 2000s to address the housing ...

Eros Exeunt: a tribute exhibit to Eros Basilio
adobomagazine.com - 2017-07-13
Eros also designed coffee table books for publisher Muse Books, which reaped awards: The Philippine Arena: A Monument to an Enduring Faith, 150: The Ateneo Way and a Gold Anvil Award winner -- The PNB (Philippine National Bank) Centennial Book.

Powerful US media could get Trump out
Philstar - 2017-07-13
In addition to ICTSI as host sponsor, the Forbes summit is also supported by Weber Shandwick Philippines as corporate sponsor. Email: spybits08@gmail.com Business ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1

Signage firm offers to buy Metro Alliance
m.bworldonline.com - 2017-07-13
A LOCAL SIGNAGE manufacturing firm is looking at a potential backdoor listing via Metro Alliance Holdings & Equities Corp., as it expressed interest in acquiring a majority stake in the dormant listed company. Metro Alliance disclosed on Tuesday that it ...

San Miguel Corp.
asia.nikkei.com - 2017-07-12
San Miguel Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of beverage, food, and packaging products. It operates through the following segments: Beverages, Food, Packaging, Energy, Fuel & Oil, Infrastructure and Telecommunications. The Beverage segment produces ...

DOE sets offering of some areas near disputed West Philippine Sea for petroleum exploration
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-12
Colossal Petroleum Corp., an affiliate of listed Coal Asia Holdings Inc., submitted bids for Area 5, a 576,000 hectares block in waters east of Palawan, and Area 7, a 468,000 hectares block within the disputed Reed Bank. "We are already finalizing the ...

DOE sets offering of some areas near disputed West Philippine Sea for petroleum exploration
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-12
Colossal Petroleum Corp., an affiliate of listed Coal Asia Holdings Inc., submitted bids for Area 5, a 576,000 hectares block in waters east of Palawan, and Area 7, a 468,000 hectares block within the disputed Reed Bank. "We are already finalizing the ...

BPI Family to double assets in five years
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-12
BPI Family Savings Bank, the savings unit of Bank of the Philippine Islands, plans to double its assets to P540 billion over the next five years from P270 billion in 2016, a top executive said Wednesday. BPI Family president Maria Cristina Go said in a ...

KPMG Manabat defends 2Go audit
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-12
Accounting firm KPMG RG Manabat & Co. on Wednesday defended the original 2015 and 2016 financial statements of client 2Go Group Inc. RG Manabat, the local partner of international accounting firm KPMG, audited the 2015 and 2016 financial statements of 2Go ...

Vynex offers to buy listed Metro Alliance
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-12
Signage manufacturer Vynex Signs Philippines Inc. offered to acquire a majority stake in Metro Alliance Holdings Equities Corp., a dormant listed company controlled by businessman William Gatchalian. Metro Alliance said in a disclosure to the stock ...

ATI ready to handle more cargoes, ships
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-12
Asian Terminals Inc. said its ports in Manila and Batangas are ready to accommodate more ships and cargoes for the peak season. ATI executive vice president Andrew Hoad said quay crane production at Batangas Container Terminal stood at 32 gross moves per ...

ATI ready to handle more cargoes, ships
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-12
Asian Terminals Inc. said its ports in Manila and Batangas are ready to accommodate more ships and cargoes for the peak season. ATI executive vice president Andrew Hoad said quay crane production at Batangas Container Terminal stood at 32 gross moves per ...

4 Ways These Brands Are Driving Big Results Using Bots for Messenger
Entrepreneur - 2017-07-12
For customer care, we are seeing traction across a bunch of verticals. Globe Telecom in the Philippines has seen calls to their hotline reduced by 50 percent and employee productivity grow about 3.5X. Similarly, Rogers Wireless, which has employed bots for ...

SMC eyes electronic manufacturing
Philstar - 2017-07-12
Last April, SMC also signed an agreement with the Philippine National Construction Corp. (PNCC) for the expansion of all tollroads under their joint venture partnership.

Still no electricity in Eastern Visayas after quake
Philstar - 2017-07-12
To temporarily fill the supply gap, the DOE is coordinating with the Regional Development Council of Region 8 and the local government unit in Bohol to look at getting capacity from the power barges of Phinma Energy Corp., Fuentebella said. He said they ...

BSP active in forex mart - traders
Philstar - 2017-07-12
Trading volume amounted to $595.7 million, lower than the $629.1 million recorded last Tuesday. Security Bank Corp. said in its daily market report the central bank intervened in the foreign exchange market on Tuesday when the peso traded near the ...

Biz Buzz: Good news, bad news
Inquirer - 2017-07-12
Not a bad deal for the 43-year-old De La Salle University graduate. Not at all. The bad news for Uy is he may have to re-price the IPO offering for Chelsea Logistics, now being prepared by underwriters (his stake in 2GO is part of Chelsea). One did get the ...

Colonia, Ando top Diaz Lift Open
Philstar - 2017-07-12
MANILA, Philippines - Olympian Nestor Colonia of Philippine Air Force and Elreen Anne Ando of Alino Integrated Services took home the Best Lifter plums to lead the winners of the Hidilyn Diaz Weightlifting Open Championships at Meralco Fitness Center recently.

SEC fishing: Cerenos shine
Philstar - 2017-07-12
Archie Jamieh came up with a total catch of 9.4 kgs to emerge the runaway winner in the Biggest Haul category of the event put up by SEC, a subsidiary of the Alsons Power Group. All category winners in the event, which drew at least 30 local fisherman from ...

BMW Philippines launches 5-Series
Philstar - 2017-07-12
Alvarez and San Miguel Corporation lead by business tycoon and known car enthusiast, Ramon S. Ang. In my exclusive one-on-one, on camera interview, Maricar, the darling of the motoring media for her ever-accommodating demeanor long before being the lady ...

Duterte visits PSE for campaign donor Dennis Uy
Rappler - 2017-07-12
On stage, Duterte sat beside Dennis Uy, the DavaoeƱo CEO of Phoenix Petroleum. It was a moment of pride for the baby-faced businessman, the first in recent memory to have convinced no less than the President to attend the anniversary of his company's ...

Three new titles added to Miss World Philippines 2017
The Daily Tribune - 2017-07-12
The Miss Eco International 2018 ... Taipan Place, F. Ortigas Jr., Ortigas Center), or e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For more information, log on to www.missworldphilippines.org ...

Buy ONGC, target Rs 180: Nirmal Bang Securities
Economic Times - 2017-07-12
Oil And Natural Gas Corporation, incorporated in the year 1993, is a Large Cap company (having a market cap of Rs 205716.76 crore) operating in Petroleum sector ... to Sales Value (0.05 % of Total Sales), Mineral Oil which contributed Rs 7.46 crore ...

DOE sets offering of some areas near disputed West Philippine Sea for petroleum exploration
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-12
Colossal Petroleum Corp., an affiliate of listed Coal Asia Holdings Inc., submitted bids for Area 5, a 576,000 hectares block in waters east of Palawan, and Area 7, a 468,000 hectares block within the disputed Reed Bank. "We are already finalizing the ...

Stocks return to 7,900; Waterfront, EEI climb
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-12
Eighteen of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by hotel operator Waterfront Philippines Inc. which climbed 11.9 percent to P1.32 and construction firm EEI Corp. which advanced 10.6 percent to P11.44. Property developer Megaworld Corp. rose 5 ...

ATI ready to handle more cargoes, ships
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-07-12
Asian Terminals Inc. said its ports in Manila and Batangas are ready to accommodate more ships and cargoes for the peak season. ATI executive vice president Andrew Hoad said quay crane production at Batangas Container Terminal stood at 32 gross moves per ...

Max Speciality Films Appoints Ramneek Jain as New CEO
New Kerala - 2017-07-12
an MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management, USA and a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Manipal Institute of Technology. His wife Neha is a teacher and they have two children, Kalash and Khushi. MaxVIL is the newest entity in the ...

Blaze Spikers eyes PSL title
BusinessMirror. - 2017-07-12
PETRON seeks to capture the Philippine Superliga (PSL) All Filipino Conference supremacy when it tries to dethrone the reigning titlist F2 Logistics in Game Two of their best-of-three Finals on July 13. Petron Blaze Spikers, who last won the All-Filipino ...

Megawide buys into Diliman-Espana railway project
Inquirer - 2017-07-12
Construction and infrastructure group Megawide Construction Corp. has acquired a controlling stake in the PNR East-West Railway project (EWRP), which involves putting up a 9.77-kilometer railway line from Diliman, Quezon City along the corridor of Quezon ...

COA: Duterte has over P6 billion in discretionary funds
Rappler - 2017-07-12
This money goes all the way back to 1990 when the Meralco Foundation and the Presidential Commission on Good Government entered into a compromise agreement on the divestment of Meralco shares that the PCGG had sequestered. Meralco Foundation's mother ...

Petron goes for kill in Game 2 of PSL finals
Philstar - 2017-07-12
MANILA, Philippines -- Intensity and drama are expected to fly as Petron tries to shove reigning champion F2 Logistics off its throne in Game Two of their Philippine Superliga (PSL) All-Filipino Conference best-of-three final series Thursday at the Filoil ...

Duterte gets P6.4-B discretionary fund from underspending Aquino
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-07-12
Auditors reported the OP management agreed with the recommendation. The P1.41-billion proceeds came from the 2008 sale of the 3,333,333 Manila Electric Company shares donated by late Benpres Corp. president Eugenio Lopez Jr. to the OP in 1990. The donation ...

Ascott opens seventh property in the Philippines
E TN Global Travel Industry News - 2017-07-12
Citadines Millennium Ortigas Manila is strategically located in the heart of Ortigas Center, that is home to government buildings, and top local and multinational corporations including the Asian Development Bank, Jollibee Food Corporation, Meralco ...

Selective buying pushes up PH stocks
Inquirer - 2017-07-12
Metrobank, PLDT, SM Prime, DMCI, BDO and Meralco also firmed up. Outside of the PSEi, notable gainers included Waterfront, which gained 13.46 percent, and FLI, which rose by 3.3 percent. SSI also firmed up in heavy trade. On the other hand, MPI fell by 1 ...