Alsons Power, Diaz sign pact for scholarship program
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-14
ALSONS Power Group subsidiaries San Ramon Power Inc. and the Western Mindanao Power Corporation signed a memorandum of agreement with 2016 Rio Olympics weightlifting silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz and the Philippine Weightlifting Association Inc. to launch ...

Online stock traders growing in numbers
Philstar - 2017-06-14
Michelle Ungco, assistant vice president at Unicapital Securities Inc. (USI) said the online platform "made ... "We hope to see a further increase in the next few years," he said. Latest Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) data shows that online accounts ...

SMC ready to break ground for $20-B refinery this year
Philstar - 2017-06-14
MANILA, Philippines - Petron Corp. may start work on its new oil refinery in six months, its president and CEO Ramon Ang said. "We hope to be able to break ground in the next six months," Ang told reporters after the annual stockholders meeting of ...

Globe donates P5 M worth of storybooks to schools
Philstar - 2017-06-14
MANILA, Philippines - Globe Telecom has donated P5 million worth of storybooks to various public elementary schools in the country to foster the love of reading among Filipino children. The project is in partnership with the Ayala Foundation Inc. (AFI) ...

F2, Sta. Lucia hunt elusive first win in PSL All Filipino
Philstar - 2017-06-14
So far, Cignal, Foton and Petron are already assured of slots in Pool C while F2 Logistics and Sta. Lucia are waiting for the outcome of the match between Generika-Ayala and Cherrylume to determine who would join them in Pool D. Things, however ...

Phoenix raising P1.1b to pay loans
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-14
Phoenix Petroleum Philippines Inc. said it will re-issue P1.121 billion worth of short-term commercial papers on Thursday to fund short-term loans and other working capital requirements. Phoenix said in a disclosure to the stock exchange the re-issued SCTP ...

Govt urged to weigh infra funding shift
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-14
AC Energy Holdings Inc. president and chief executive John Eric Francia said during the Oxford Business Group launch of the 2017 Report on Philippine Growth Wednesday ... Russell and City Savings Bank and Union Bank head of retail and corporate banking ...

House subpoenas chairman of firm that owns Resorts World Manila
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-06-14
Fariñas said Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez would have wanted to subpoena real estate mogul Andrew Tan, chief executive officer of Alliance Global Group Inc. and Megaworld Corp., for the hearing ... PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer ...

Davao iCon to push through despite martial law
Mindanews - 2017-06-14
Development Bank of the Philippines, Security Bank, Metrobank, Globe Telecommunications, Anflocor, and 8990 Housing Development Corp. Millan said they are expecting 700 participants during the event. Different executives of the local government units and ...

House subpoenas chairman of firm that owns Resorts World Manila
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-06-14
The House of Representatives issued a subpoena for the chairperson of Travellers International Hotel Group, the company that owns and operates Resorts World Manila, the casino of which was attacked by a lone gunman last June 2. During the resumption of the ...

First Philippine Holdings Corp (FPH)
investing.com - 2017-06-14
A brief summary - strong Buy, Buy, strong Sell, Sell or Neutral signals for the First Philippine Holdings Corp stock. A detailed technical analysis through moving averages buy/sell signals (simple and exponential for 5,10,20,50,100 and 200 periods) and ...

DOT eyes revision of accreditation rules to cover casino complexes
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-14
Alegre said: "Tourism Secretary Wanda Corazon T. Teo wants to work with the Peza [Philippine Economic Zone Authority] and Tieza [Tourism Enterprise Zone Authority] to implement strict security protocols of all facilities [that cater to tourists]."

PLDT sells remaining stake in Beacon to MPIC
Rappler - 2017-06-14
Last June 3, MPIC and GBP announced that the latter had entered into an agreement with Alsons Consolidated Resources Incorporated to acquire 50% of its coal generation portfolio holding company in Mindanao, subject to fulfillment of certain conditions.

Bessang Pass remembered
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-14
Southeast Asia is the most logical hub they can think of, since there are already terrorists in the Philippines like the Abu Sayyaf Group and the Maute group ... Santa Banana, the terrorists are already getting financial and material aid, not only from ...

Financial Adviser: 5 Bargain Stocks That Offer As Much As 69% Discount to Book Values
entrepreneur.com.ph - 2017-06-14
The company has a diversified portfolio of business units that own car dealerships of Honda and Isuzu; a majority stake in listed company Engineering Equipment Inc (EEI); majority stakes ... First Philippine Holdings Corporation is a multi­billion peso ...

Philippines Reverses Plan to Prohibit Online Gaming Companies from Leasing Prime Office Space
casino.org - 2017-06-13
Earlier this year, Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte ramped up his crackdown on online gambling by banning companies involved in the industry from occupying prime real estate in special ... Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR).

Empire East on track for P25-billion, 5-year capex
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-13
Garcia, director; and Anthony Charlemagne C. Yu, director and president, ata hotel in Eastwood City. EMPIRE EAST Land Holdings Inc., the middle-income property development arm of businessman Andrew Tan, said it is on track to meet its target expenditure of ...

Resorts World to fight for casino license
Philstar - 2017-06-13
MANILA, Philippines - The Travellers International Hotel Group Inc. (TIHGI), the operator of Resorts World ... In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange yesterday, the listed casino and hotel company said it is fully committed to abide by the ...

Market declines; GT Capital rises
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-13
Stocks fell Tuesday, after a three-day break, following the selloff in US technology shares last week and as the armed conflict in Marawi City dragged on for a fourth week. The Philippine Stock Exchange index, the 30-company benchmark, shed 72 points, or 0 ...

SBS planning P5-b stock rights offering
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-13
Chemical trader SBS Philippines Corp. said Tuesday it plans to conduct a stock rights offering that could raise more than P5 billion in proceeds. SBS said in a disclosure to the stock exchange its board of directors approved the stock rights offering of up ...

SBS planning P5-b stock rights offering
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-13
Chemical trader SBS Philippines Corp. said Tuesday it plans to conduct a stock rights offering that could raise more than P5 billion in proceeds. SBS said in a disclosure to the stock exchange its board of directors approved the stock rights offering of up ...

Resumes of Filipinos with Financial-management skills.
www.onlinejobs.ph - 2017-06-13
Uses The Mind, Interactive, Challenging. I want to work during extra hours doing bookkeeping or accounting jobs. I'm willing to spend my spare time especially saturdays and sundays using spre... I'm Good In Using Microsft Excel, Word And Powerport.

GMCAC offers P200B bid business community backs airport infra proposal
Philstar - 2017-06-13
In an earlier statement, the consortium of India's GMR Infrastructure Ltd. and Megawide Construction Corp. said the proposal, which involves a P208-billion investment, was submitted to the government last June 7. The proposal intends to take over the ...

Amid traffic, Edsa commuters get free Wi-Fi
Inquirer Technology - 2017-06-13
The Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT) and telco giants PLDT Inc. and Globe Telecom on Monday launched a free Wi-Fi service on Edsa, probably delaying the entry of foreign companies as threatened last year by President Duterte ...

13 Filipino jins compete in World Taekwondo meet
Philstar - 2017-06-13
Asian Games and Southeast Asian Games. The Philippine participation is supported by PLDT, Meralco, Philippine Sports Commission and Philippine Olympic Committee.

PLDT to save P7 B from manpower cuts
Philstar - 2017-06-13
MANILA, Philippines - PLDT Inc. expects to generate over P7 billion in savings from a decision to implement a manpower reduction program affecting employees involved in information technology (IT) work. "We estimate over P7 billion over a number of ...

Test Drive: SsangYong Tivoli
Philstar - 2017-06-13
Today, Ssangyong (now imported by Ssangyong Berjaya Motor Philippines) sports a more mainstream look--with the exception of the Tivoli subcompact crossover. Players in this fast-growing category seem to be more playful in their design--from the funky ...

Do stocks trading below book value offer great bargains?
Inquirer - 2017-06-13
There is a common belief in the market that stocks that trade at less than their book values are perceived to be cheap, while stocks that trade way above their book values are deemed overpriced. The book value of a company refers to how much the company ...

Empire East eyes P25B capex for 5 yrs
Inquirer - 2017-06-13
Property developer Empire East Land Holdings Inc. expects to fork out P25 billion to expand its footprint in the property sector in the next five years. To date, Empire East has P2.9 billion worth of land inventory, with a total area of 404 hectares.

SMC sees profit tripling by 2020
Philstar - 2017-06-13
Its power business, SMC Global Power Holdings Corp. may also finally go public this year, he added. "Our 2016 performance is just the start, coming from our beer, food, packaging and our Petron operations. In the next couple of years, what will ...

PLDT to downsize IT unit as part of fresh cost-cutting measures
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-13
With its income still seeing a huge drop, PLDT Inc. announced that it is instituting more cost-cutting measures, including downsizing its information-technology (IT) unit. Manuel V. Pangilinan, chairman of PLDT Inc., said the manpower reduction will help ...

Globe expands GoWiFi hotspots to 1,000 new locations in PH
Inquirer Technology - 2017-06-13
GoWIFI may also be accessed in major malls such as Ayala Malls, Megaworld Lifestyle Malls, Robinsons Malls, and Gaisano Malls; convenience stores like 7-Eleven, Ministop, Family Mart, and AlfaMart; coffee chains like Starbucks, The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf ...

MALAY UNDERGRAD BEATS THE ODDS: ONLY 24 & STILL STUDYING, NOORAIN RAKES IN RM3MIL IN JUST A YEAR
Malaysia Chronicle - 2017-06-13
Her brand has gained popularity in other countries, such as Brunei, Singapore, and Indonesia, the Philippines and also the United States ... other undergraduates at the Siswapreneur showcase at Berjaya Times Square. The event was organised by the Higher ...

Oil firms cut pump prices today
Visayan Daily Star - 2017-06-13
Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp., Petron Corp., Phoenix Petroleum, Eastern Petroleum,and PTT also announced the same amount of price rollbacks. Meanwhile, the DOE encourages the public to be vigilant in their rights as consumers and immediately report to ...

Negros Oriental
Visayan Daily Star - 2017-06-13
Under the Energy Development Corporation's College Admission, Review and Readiness project, a total of 36 scholars from different parts of the country participated recently in a solidarity building and enrichment workshop in the company's energy camp site ...

Koronadal bags 2 Guinness World Records
news.pia.gov.ph - 2017-06-13
In his email, Backhouse noted that the citation in the Guinness World Records as follows: "The most engines started simultaneously is 3,184 and was achieved by Peter Miguel, LGU-City of Koronadal, Petron, National Federation of Motorcycle Clubs ...

The Hunk from New Zealand
Philstar - 2017-06-13
FUNFARE By Ricky Lo (The Philippine Star) | Updated June 12 ... directed by Bobby Garcia for Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group and Metrobank Card Corp., to be staged starting on June 30 at the Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, RCBC Plaza, Makati City.

Oil firms cut pump prices of petroleum products effective June 13
interaksyon.com - 2017-06-12
Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp., Petron Corp., Phoenix Petroleum, Eastern Petroleum,and PTT also announced the same amount of price rollbacks. Meanwhile, the DOE encouraged the public to be vigilant in their rights as consumers and immediately report to ...

SMC set to extend Skyway to San Jose del Monte City
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-12
San Miguel said it would also expand its core business. Units San Miguel Brewery Inc. and San Miguel Pure Foods Company Inc. started executing their respective expansion programs. This involves the construction of new facilities and new manufacturing lines ...

SMC set to extend Skyway to San Jose del Monte City
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-12
San Miguel said it would also expand its core business. Units San Miguel Brewery Inc. and San Miguel Pure Foods Company Inc. started executing their respective expansion programs. This involves the construction of new facilities and new manufacturing lines ...

Oil firms implement hefty price cuts today
Philstar - 2017-06-12
Eastern Petroleum, Phoenix Petroleum Philippines and PTT Philippines also lowered their gasoline prices by P0.80 per liter and diesel prices by P0.95 per liter at 6 a.m. Total Philippines and UniOil Petroleum Philippines have yet to announce their ...

Globe WiFi expands to 1,000 new spots
The Daily Tribune - 2017-06-12
GoWIFI may also be accessed in major malls such as Ayala Malls, Megaworld Lifestyle Malls, Robinsons Malls, and Gaisano Malls; convenience stores like 7-Eleven, Ministop, Family Mart, and AlfaMart; coffee chains like Starbucks, The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf ...

Ravel unraveled
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-06-12
The Embassy of France to the Philippines, the Cultural Center of the Philippines, and the SSI Group, Inc., with its continuous commitment to provide Filipinos with quality lifestyle options, present Ravel Unraveled as part of "PhilFrance: Feel French!",

No DOT accreditation for 3 casino complexes
BusinessMirror. - 2017-06-12
Solaire Resort and Casino, owned by Bloomberry Resorts Corp., and Okada Manila, owned by Tiger Resort Leisure and Entertainment Inc., are also not on said list of accredited tourism establishments. BusinessMirror tried to get in touch with officials of DOT ...

Maynilad slates P35-B 5-year capex
Philstar - 2017-06-12
Maynilad Water Holdings Company, Inc. owns and manages Maynilad. The company is a joint venture among Metro Pacific Investments Corp., DMCI Holdings Inc. and Marubeni Corp. Business ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1

Tams outgun Stags, emerge No.1 seed
Philstar - 2017-06-12
MANILA, Philippines - Far Eastern U rained triples on San Sebastian College and hacked out an 84-80 victory to ... The Tams will take on the No. 4 squad in Group A, which could be one among Jose Rizal (5-1), Lyceum of the Phl U (5-2), La Salle (4-3 ...

PLDT sees improved H1 performance
Philstar - 2017-06-12
MANILA, Philippines - Telco and digital services provider PLDT Inc. likely displayed a positive financial performance in the first half, a top official said. In a recent interview, PLDT chairman and chief executive officer Manuel V. Pangilinan told ...

CLI to pursue Mindanao plans despite martial law
Philstar - 2017-06-12
"Mindanao has way too much power available today," he said, citing conglomerates such as San Miguel and Filinvest which have power projects in the southern region.

Political independence without economic freedom
Philstar - 2017-06-12
When Philippine Independence was again declared on July 4, 1946, the whole country was in ruins due to the massive bombings by both the Japanese Imperial Army and the ... is still being robbed of its natural resources. The workers still are nailed to ...

Cebu Pacific seeks Hong Kong entitlements
Philstar - 2017-06-12
MANILA, Philippines - The operator of Cebu Pacific is seeking flight entitlements from Manila to Hong Kong. A regulatory filing showed Cebu Air Inc. is applying for the allocation of flight entitlements for the Manila to Hong Kong route. The ...