Skyway Stage 3 project 28.7% complete, operational in 3 years
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-29
The elevated expressway is part of the supplemental toll operation agreement among the Republic of the Philippines, through Toll Regulatory Board (TRB), Citra, and the Philippine National Construction Corporation (PNCC) in relation to the business and ...

Skyway Stage 3 project 28.7% complete, operational in 3 years
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-29
The elevated expressway is part of the supplemental toll operation agreement among the Republic of the Philippines, through Toll Regulatory Board (TRB), Citra, and the Philippine National Construction Corporation (PNCC) in relation to the business and ...

Skyway Stage 3 project 28.7% complete, operational in 3 years
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-29
The elevated expressway is part of the supplemental toll operation agreement among the Republic of the Philippines, through Toll Regulatory Board (TRB), Citra, and the Philippine National Construction Corporation (PNCC) in relation to the business and ...

Skyway Stage 3 project 28.7% complete, operational in 3 years
BusinessMirror - 2017-06-29
The elevated expressway is part of the supplemental toll operation agreement among the Republic of the Philippines, through Toll Regulatory Board (TRB), Citra, and the Philippine National Construction Corporation (PNCC) in relation to the business and ...

URC sees recovery of Vietnam business
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-29
Food manufacturer Universal Robina Corp. said it expects its Vietnam business to rebound in two to three years from the impact of a food scandal last year. URC president and chief operating officer Lance Gokongwei said in an interview following the company ...

Pres. Rodrigo Duterte: Against all odds
Philstar - 2017-06-29
SHOOTING STRAIGHT By Valeriano Avila (The Freeman) | Updated June 30, 2017 - 12:00am This afternoon, Globe Telecom has an event dubbed "Wonderful World with Globe-a StreamFest! This event will be held at the Ayala Terraces, Ayala Center Cebu from 4 p.m ...

3 Filipinos on Forbes list of philanthropists
Global Nation - 2017-06-29
After leaving Tencent in 2013, Chen established the Tencent Charity Foundation and gave $300 million to upgrade Wuhan College, a private liberal arts ... aided by partnerships with the Philippine health department, the United Nations and the United States.

Megaworld leisure unit spending P20 B in 3 years
Philstar - 2017-06-29
MANILA, Philippines - Megaworld subsidiary Global Estate Resorts Inc. (GERI) is spending P20 billion over the next three years for expansion, setting its sights on boosting its rental income four-fold with new commercial centers and office towers in its ...

Century Properties to launch P10.6-billion projects through 2018
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-29
CENTURY Properties Group Inc. (CPG), the property-development firm of the Antonio family, said it will launch P10.6 billion worth of projects from now through 2018 after a two-year lull as it ventures into affordable housing. The company, known for its ...

Geri eyes growing income by 30% this year, to spend P6.5 billion
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-29
GLOBAL-ESTATE Resorts Inc. (Geri), a unit of Megaworld Corp., said its income may grow by 30 percent this year to about P1.3 billion and expects its rental income to grow four times by 2020, as its opens new commercial centers and office towers in its ...

Phoenix Petroleum opens ninth terminal in Cebu
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-29
Phoenix Petroleum Philippines on Thursday opened its ninth terminal in the country. The independent oil firm inaugurated its newest terminal in Consolacion, Cebu. This is the largest in the Visayas. The new terminal has a capacity of 15 million liters and ...

Del Rosario ahead
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-29
But she recovered a bit with a 20-yard chip for birdie on No. 18, her pair of 31s netting her a 36-hole aggregate of four-over 126, counting her opening 64, four clear off Ikeda heading to the last 18 holes of the P1-million event sponsored by ICTSI.

Du30 appoints ex-DTI chief Favila, Metrobank VP as BSP board members; ex-NEDA chief Medalla given another term
interaksyon.com - 2017-06-29
MANILA, Philippines - President Rodrigo Duterte has named his ... former trade minister and monetary board member Peter Favila and vice chairman of the Metrobank Group Antonio Abacan to the seven-member board. They will replace board members Armando ...

PHL ICT projects seen to breed digital Pinoys
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-29
For entrepreneurs, the former Ayala Corp. executive said the NGP would enable state employees to access information, online forms, applications and other government requirements for various forms of transactions. To reduce red tape, the NGP is hosting the ...

Calibration of the GPC System
waters.com - 2017-06-29
SONAR for Omics Research Stop looking. Start seeing. Data for quantitation and identification, in a single injection, at UPLC compatible speeds. Full Spectrum Molecular Imaging Discover the possibilities of powerful analytical and label free MS detection ...

PH shares retreat, track sluggish regional markets
Inquirer - 2017-06-29
The PSEi was weighed down most by Metrobank, which lost 1.59 percent while Ayala Land, Ayala Corp., SM Prime, BDO, SM Investments, ICTSI, URC, Globe Telecom and Meralco also declined. Outside of the PSEi, Bloomberry (-0.55 percent) slipped in relatively ...

New Monetary Board members named
m.philstar.com - 2017-06-29
MANILA, Philippines -- President Rodrigo Duterte has appointed ... Abacan is currently the vice-chair of the Metrobank group. According to DOF, Favila and Abacan will replace Armando Suratos, who retired early 2017, and Alfredo Antonio scheduled to ...

Century Pacific Food Inc (CNPF)
investing.com - 2017-06-29
A brief summary - strong Buy, Buy, strong Sell, Sell or Neutral signals for the Century Pacific Food Inc stock. A detailed technical analysis through moving averages buy/sell signals (simple and exponential for 5,10,20,50,100 and 200 periods) and common ...

SIA Engineering's Philippines facility inks deal to become authorised service centre for Brazilian jet maker Embraer
The Straits Times - 2017-06-29
The facility in the Philippines which is located in Clark, is a joint venture between SIA Engineering and Cebu Air. Embraer has a global fleet of 1,200 E-Jets, operated by 80 airlines in 60 countries. There are around 150 E-Jets operating in Asia Pacific ...

Top companies and agencies vie for the highest honors at the 2017 iABC Philippine Quill Awards
adobomagazine.com - 2017-06-29
and University of Santo Tomas. For the first time, IABC Philippines will be honoring the Top 3 Schools and Agencies of the Year. IABC Philippines is the first chapter outside North America of the international IABC, a global network of around 15,500 ...

SSS formally opens its newly-relocated branch in Capiz
Philippine Information Agency - 2017-06-29
ROXAS, CAPIZ, June 29 (PIA) -- The Social Security System (SSS) formally opened its newly ... In a related news, SSS Roxas branch is under the Western Visayas Group 2 which also includes Antique, Iloilo Central, Iloilo-Molo, and Kalibo.

Hotel 101 Group joins the Philippines in Korea Roadshow
E TN Global Travel Industry News - 2017-06-29
Hotel 101 Group, the hospitality arm of DoubleDragon Properties Corporation, operates homegrown brands Hotel 101 - Manila in the Mall of Asia Complex in Pasay City and Injap Tower Hotel in Iloilo City, and franchised brand form China, Jinjiang Inn ...

Recovery in nickel prices, weather to boost GFNI
m.bworldonline.com - 2017-06-29
LISTED Global Ferronickel Holdings, Inc. (GFNI) is banking on improved nickel prices and favorable weather conditions for 2017 to reach its production target and to see improved profit. GFNI President Dante R. Bravo said the company is looking at achieving ...

JG Summit sets P48.2-B spending plan
m.bworldonline.com - 2017-06-29
JG SUMMIT Holdings, Inc. is jacking up its capital expenditure budget this year to jump-start the $700-million expansion of its petrochemical business. JG Summit President Lance Y. Gokongwei told reporters on Tuesday the conglomerate is setting aside P48.2 ...

STI Holdings sells stake in pre-need firm, HMO
m.bworldonline.com - 2017-06-29
STI Education Systems Holdings, Inc. is focusing on its core business after unloading its stake in another company controlled by businessman Eusebio H. Tanco that has interests in pre-need and health care. STI Holdings said in a disclosure to the stock ...

Del Monte Pacific resolves litigation vs Fresh Del Monte
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-28
THE Campos-led Del Monte Pacific Ltd. and Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc.--the owner of the brand in Europe, the Middle East and Africa--said it has settled their differences and made a series of partnerships to further penetrate the US market. "The joint ...

Del Monte Pacific resolves litigation vs Fresh Del Monte
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-28
THE Campos-led Del Monte Pacific Ltd. and Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc.--the owner of the brand in Europe, the Middle East and Africa--said it has settled their differences and made a series of partnerships to further penetrate the US market. "The joint ...

Del Monte Pacific resolves litigation vs Fresh Del Monte
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-28
THE Campos-led Del Monte Pacific Ltd. and Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc.--the owner of the brand in Europe, the Middle East and Africa--said it has settled their differences and made a series of partnerships to further penetrate the US market. "The joint ...

Govt offers compromise on toll row
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-28
The Transportation Department is open to allowing the group of Metro Pacific Investments Corp. to implement toll adjustments on a staggered basis to resolve an arbitration case filed in Singapore. "It would be settled soon," Transport Secretary Arthur ...

Market slides; Melco, SSI Group top gainers
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-28
Stocks retreated Wednesday, in line with the movement of Asian markets amid a selloff in technology shares and uncertainty over legislative and healthcare agenda in the US. The Philippine Stock Exchange index, the 30-company benchmark, shed 19 points, or 0 ...

FNI sees nickel sales climbing in few years
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-28
Listed nickel producer Global Ferronickel Holdings Inc. said Wednesday it expects nickel sales to increase in the next few years, driven by favorable prices in the world market, higher shipment and rising demand. FNI, the second largest nickel producer in ...

The True Cost of a Political Campaign
rogue.ph - 2017-06-28
Rivera, former chairman of the political science department at the University of the Philippines and now Center ... used to earn P27 million a year as president of Far East Bank, but when President Ferdiand E. Marcos appointed him Central Bank governor ...

STI selling 20% stake in pre-need company
Philstar - 2017-06-28
STI earlier announced plans to build more campuses to take advantage of the expected influx of college students next year ... hospitality and tourism management, arts and sciences, engineering, business and management, and Senior High School.

DMPL, Fresh Del Monte partner for new products
Philstar - 2017-06-28
MANILA, Philippines - Settling their long-standing dispute, Del Monte Pacific Ltd. (DMPL) and Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. (FDP) have agreed to enter into a partnership to launch new products. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange yesterday ...

JG Summit bulks up 2017 capex to P48 B
Philstar - 2017-06-28
JG has five core subsidiaries: Cebu Pacific, JG Petrochemicals, Robinsons Land Corp. (RLC), Universal Robina Corp. (URC) and Robinsons Bank. For Cebu Pacific, Gokongwei said the group is continuously reviewing its fleet expansion plan in light of various ...

Fudolin, Del Rosario share Baguio golf lead
Philstar - 2017-06-28
The event, organized by Pilipinas Golf Tournaments, Inc. and backed by Custom Clubmakers, BDO, Meralco, Sharp, KZG, PLDT, Champion, Summit Mineral Water and K&G Golf, is staking P250,000 to the winner.

Hotel 101 Group joins the Philippines in Korea Roadshow
E TN Global Travel Industry News - 2017-06-28
Hotel 101 Group, the hospitality arm of DoubleDragon Properties Corporation, operates homegrown brands Hotel 101 - Manila in the Mall of Asia Complex in Pasay City and Injap Tower Hotel in Iloilo City, and franchised brand form China, Jinjiang Inn ...

Do-or-die PSL quarterfinals on
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-28
The Tornadoes will be facing young Cherrylume side while another powerhouse in Petron will test Sta. Lucia Realty in the other quarterfinal battle on Saturday at the Malolos Sports and Convention Center in Malolos City. Led by the seasoned troika of Rachel ...

Camella Alta Silang
www.dotproperty.com.ph - 2017-06-28
There are numerous amenities & facilities in Camella Alta Silang including Parking, Playground and Security. Camella Alta Silang at Silang, Cavite has the following facilities: parking, playground and security.

JG Summit hikes 2017 capex to P48.2 billion
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-28
JG Summit Holdings Inc., the holding company of the Gokongwei family, said it plans to spend P48.2 billion this year, mainly to develop its airline and property businesses while completing its projects in its petrochemical expansion. Lance Gokongwei, ...

SM Prime to open 63rd shopping mall using Cherry brand
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-28
SHOPPING mall operator SM Prime Holdings Inc. will inaugurate its 63rd mall in the country, using another brand it recently acquired. The company said it will open SM Cherry Antipolo on Friday. The mall is situated along the busy Marcos Highway ...

Rich people are smarter
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-28
If you think your personal financial future looks dim, you do not go and buy that new 110-inch Ultra HDTV. Likewise, you do not buy shares if the company is losing vast amounts of money with little chance of a positive turnaround. Also, if the economy ...

New deposit to extend Padcal mine life
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-28
Philex Mining Corp. is upbeat on the prospect of the Bumolo porphyry copper-gold deposit near Padcal mine in Benguet province, saying it could extend the life of Padcal beyond 2022. "The Bumolo project drilling was completed and could extend Padcal life ...

STI selling 20% stake in pre-need company
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-28
Maestro and STI Education are both owned by businessman Eusebio Tanco. STI Education Systems Holdings Inc. said in a disclosure to the stock exchange unit STI-ESG approved the disposition of its 20-percent stake in Maestro Holdings in whole or in part ...

Melco doubling capital stock
Philstar - 2017-06-28
"The board of directors (will) determine the amount of the increase and to issue such number of shares out of such increase at an issue price of not less than par value," the company, formerly known as Melco Crown (Philippines) Resorts Corp., sai

Major railways, national transport policy get NEDA Board approval
Rappler - 2017-06-28
The expansion project is expected to be completed by 2019. Conglomerates Megawide Construction Corporation and Filinvest Development Corporation had earlier expressed interest in the deal. But the DOTr had decided to push through with the expansion via ...

People & Events
Visayan Daily Star - 2017-06-28
Kalipay Negrense Foundation Inc. is celebrating its 10 th year anniversary ... In 2013, it created the Kalipay Village in Cadiz after Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) hit the Philippines, 2016 - accredited by the Philippine Council for NGO Certification and ...

2017 TOYM Search launched
news.pia.gov.ph - 2017-06-28
The TOYM Awards search is co-presented by PLDT in cooperation with TOYM Foundation and Gerry Roxas Foundation. The Philippine Information Agency (PIA) directly serves the Presidency and the Executive Branch on the national, regional and provincial levels ...

Philippines ETF (EPHE) Performs Decently, Despite Ongoing Turmoil
ETF Daily News - 2017-06-28
With fifty-one stocks currently in the portfolio, top individual equity holdings within EPHE are ordinary shares listed as follows: 1) Ayala Land Inc. (9.17%), 2) SM Prime Holdings Inc. (9.09%), 3) BDO Unibank Inc. (7.49%), 4) JG Summit Holdings Inc. (7.16 ...

IBM Global Financing - Philippines
www-03.ibm.com - 2017-06-28
To successfully launch a new e-learning service, Benesse Corporation engaged IBM Global Financing to provide a flexible iPad rental program. Working with SAP and IBM, SEIDOR implemented SAP HANA on IBM Power Systems servers in the cloud.