Activa to spur strong business growth in Quezon City
BusinessMirror - 2 months ago
CUBAO, one of the oldest business districts in the country, is set for a grand transformation soon with the rise of Activa, a mixed-use development seamlessly integrates a lifestyle mall, offices ...

Jeff Bezos Is Quietly Betting on These 15 Companies -- Why You Should, Too
Entrepreneur - 2 months ago
Bezos Expeditions has invested in biotech companies seeking to cure cancer, agriculture tech companies aiming to solve world hunger, finance tech companies empowering ... pesticide and GMO-free environment. The ag-tech company received a $200 million ...

Rappler's Maria Ressa posts ?204,000 bail for four tax evasion cases
CNN Philippines - 2 months ago
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, December 11) -- Rappler Holdings Corporation President Maria ... In the resolution dated December 11, the CTA First Division said it has approved Ressa's ...

Ahead of warrant, Maria Ressa posts bail at Court of Tax Appeals
Rappler - 2 months ago
MANILA, Philippines - Rappler Holdings Corporation (RHC) president Maria Ressa on Tuesday ... She posted bail ahead of the issuance of warrants of arrest. The CTA First Division is handling the 4 charges, which were filed on November 26 and 28.

SSS runs after erring employers in Butuan City
Philippine Information Agency - 2 months ago
BUTUAN CITY, Dec. 10 -- The Social Security System (SSS) continues to remind delinquent ... SSS Chief Legal Counsel and Senior Vice President for Legal Enforcement Group Voltaire P. Agas led the RACE Campaign together with SSS Acting Vice President for ...

Petron coach not thinking about another PSL sweep
philstar.com - 2 months ago
MANILA, Philippines - For Petron coach Shaq Delos Santos, talks about their looming sweep of the Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference is a bit premature. Delos Santos brushed off speculations that they are out for another sweep, saying that it ...

A tiny island gets caught in China's Pacific power game with West
Nikkei Asian Review - 2 months ago
The report notes that state-owned China Metallurgical Group Corporation manages development of a $1.4 billion nickel and cobalt ... of aid to host the recent Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation ...

IN PHOTOS: Miss Universe 2018 National Costume Show
philstar.com - 2 months ago
Honduras: inspired by Sta. Barbara's deep blue oceans ... Screenshot by Philstar.com from Missuniverse.com/watch. Saint Lucia; inspired by the Mythical Love of the West Indies and Helen of Troy. Screenshot by Philstar.com from Missuniverse.com/watch.

YEAR IN BRIEF - March 2018
London Free Press - 2 months ago
3 - Roger Bannister, who as a lanky medical student at Oxford in 1954 ... The next day, he led the St. Petersburg race for 69 of the 110 laps until contact with Alexander Rossi on a restart ...

IFC invests $40M in PLDT unit
Inquirer - 2 months ago
Voyager Innovations, the financial technology arm of telco giant PLDT Inc., has successfully completed a $215-million (P11.3 billion) fund-raising round from global investors. Voyager, which ...

Meralco to charge more in December
Inquirer - 2 months ago
Residential customers of Manila Electric Co. will for the second month in a row pay more for their monthly bill with an increase of 9.02 centavos a kilowatt-hour (kWh), mainly due to higher power ...

Festival Mall Alabang transforms into month-long music factory for Christmas holidays
philstar.com - 2 months ago
Festival Mall is a Filinvest Lifemall and a premier development at Filinvest City in Alabang, Muntinlupa City. It is the only mall with five anchor stores: Shopwise Supercenter, SaveMore, Robinsons Department Store, Ace Hardware and Handyman. It has over ...

The journey of tycoon and philanthropist George Ty
BusinessWorld - 2 months ago
The local business scene was once filled with deep sadness as business icon and philanthropist Dr. George S.K. Ty, founder of Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co. (Metrobank ... Inc., Property Company of Friends, Inc., Philippine AXA Life Insurance Corp ...

The legacy of a great man
BusinessWorld - 2 months ago
GT Capital Holdings, Inc., where he served as chairman emeritus and group chairman, is one of the largest conglomerates listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange. Under GT Capital are companies that are market leaders through their own right, like Toyota ...

BPO industry poised for rebound
BusinessWorld - 2 months ago
THE Philippine business process outsourcing (BPO) industry is headed toward a resurgence in 2019, as the rise in wages in the United States coupled by the weaker peso are encouraging multinational firms to move back to the country. This is according to ...

Damosa Land breaks ground for new office building in Davao City
BusinessWorld - 2 months ago
DLI will fund the project with part of the P1.5-billion loan it signed last month with BDO Unibank, Inc. Mr. Lagdameo said they are targeting to have the project completed by the first quarter of 2020.

PLDT adds 2 million broadband subscribers
BusinessMirror - 2 months ago
PLDT Inc. noted an all-time high in customer acquisition for its broadband business, as demand online video streaming in the Philippines ramped up, a company executive said on Monday. Oscar Enrico A.

ALI developing estate in Misamis Oriental
BusinessWorld - 2 months ago
AYALA Land Inc. (ALI) has started developing the Habini Bay, a 526-hectare estate within the towns of Alubijid and Laguindingan in Misamis Oriental, which is envisioned to become a "new center of trade and commerce" in the Northern Mindanao region.

MRC Allied to boost solar energy generation capacity
BusinessWorld - 2 months ago
MRC Allied, Inc. targets to add 42 megawatts (MW) from solar power plants to its portfolio in 2019, as it boosts its solar energy generation capacity. MRC President and Chief Executive Officer Augusto M. Cosio, Jr. said on Monday the expansion will include ...

Vista Land secures SEC permit to sell P10-billion bond
BusinessMirror - 2 months ago
PROPERTY developer Vista Land and Lifescapes Inc. on Monday said it secured a permit from the Securities and Exchange Commission to sell its P10-billion fixed rate bond offer. The debt consists of ...

Strongest demand for PHL office space recorded in 2018
BusinessMirror - 2 months ago
At the same time, we are seeing a slowdown of BPO demand, which continues to be the largest single industry contributing to demand and a key driver of the economy," Leechiu Property Consultants ...

House panel summons DigiPhil officials to explain contract with Mislatel
CNN Philippines - 2 months ago
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, December 10 ... with businessman Dennis Uy's Chelsea Logistics and Udenna Holdings Corporation, and China Telecom to participate in the bidding for the third ...

German Finance Ministry Declines Comment on Deutsche Bank Merger 'Speculation'
TheStreet.com - 2 months ago
Deutsche Bank (DB) shares were marked modestly higher Monday, even as stocks around the region drifted lower, following a German media report that suggested the troubled lender could be merged with domestic rival Commerzbank AG (CRZBY) . A German Finance ...

RCBC appoints CEO-in-waiting starting Jan. 2
Inquirer - 2 months ago
"He has expertise in strategy formulation, business development, origination, relationship building, cost reduction, and risk control," RCBC said. "His exposure focused on corporate and ...

Davao City partners with Globe to enhance productivity, public service delivery
CNN Philippines - 2 months ago
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines) -- Davao City government has partnered with Globe Business, the enterprise information and communications technology (ICT) arm of Globe Telecom, for the use of the ...

Geothermal energy: The sustainable energy solution
Inquirer - 2 months ago
In response to this phenomenon, nations around the world are seeking ways to break the cycle and to establish a more stable and secure future through sustainable practices in business and society.

Meralco charges higher in December
CNN Philippines - 2 months ago
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, December 10) -- Customers of Manila Electric Company (Meralco) will receive higher bills this month, the power distributer announced. In a statement Monday ...

Carpio: Oil cooperation would make China concede to PH sovereign rights
CNN Philippines - 2 months ago
The same constitutional provision also says that the President may enter into agreements with foreign-owned corporations involving either technical ... the Foreign Affairs department had claimed ...

GMANetwork.com - Corporate - Official Corporate Website of the Kapuso Network
GMA Network - 2 months ago
GMA Network.com - Corporate is the official corporate website of GMA Network, Inc., the leading free-to-air media broadcasting company in the Philippines. View career opportunities in GMA Network, Inc. GMA Network was founded by Robert La Rue Stewart in ...

Smart unveils 5 apps that promote literacy in native PH languages
newsbytes.ph - 2 months ago
As part of its advocacy of harnessing technology for ... in partnership with DepEd Cebu City and Cebu Province, local government of Argao, Cebu Technological University - Argao Campus, and ...

Congrats to Fernando Zobel de Ayala, John Gokongwei Jr. & Dennis Uy
philstar.com - 2 months ago
Visionary Aboitiz Group leader Jon Ramon Aboitiz died at age 70 on Nov. 30. The dynamic Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (PCCI) leader, Ambassador Donald Gochioco Dee, died at age 72 on Nov. 24. His late father was garments industrialist ...

Inside Europe's most powerful mafia--the 'Ndrangheta
CNN Philippines - 2 months ago
drug and weapon trafficking and most recently the refugee business." Nicaso says this week's raids have "scratched the surface. We need 10 of them, one after another, to make a real impact on the ...

SEC asked to stop backdoor listing of Tiger Resort
philstar.com - 2 months ago
Tiger Resort owns Tiger Resort Leisure & Entertainment Inc., the operator of Okada Manila ... in Hong Kong may disqualify Tiger Resort from listing with the Philippine Stock Exchange.

Ayala wants to become bigger RE player in Phl
philstar.com - 2 months ago
It has over 1,200 MW of capacity. It has sold this year some of its coal assets to Aboitiz Power Corp. At the same time, Zobel said, Ayala Corp. will continue to grow its current portfolio of businesses -- real estate, banking, telco, and water which are ...

Bringing Christmas to life in the Metro South
philstar.com - 2 months ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Filinvest City in Alabang has truly earned its place as the premier lifestyle destination in the Metro South, an ideal live-work-play community that has everything a city dweller needs. This holiday season, Filinvest City transforms ...

Megaworld building tallest condo along Edsa Makati
BusinessMirror - 2 months ago
PROPERTY developer Megaworld Corp. said it is building a new residential tower along Edsa in Makati, which it hopes will become the tallest residential development in the area. The 57-story Vion Tower will rise along Edsa corner Roces Avenue, within ...

Citicore to again supply Citystate Centre Condo 2.6 MW of power
BusinessMirror - 2 months ago
CITICORE Energy Solutions Inc. (CESI), the retail electricity supply unit of Citicore Renewable Energy Corp. (CREC), will again provide Citystate Centre Condominium Corp. 2.6 megawatts (MW) of ...

Atimonan project costs rise by P15B due to PSA approval delay
BusinessWorld - 2 months ago
MERALCO Powergen Corp ... Electric Asset Holdings, Inc., is partly owned by PLDT, Inc. Hastings Holdings, Inc., a unit of PLDT Beneficial Trust Fund subsidiary MediaQuest Holdings, Inc., has interest in BusinessWorld through the Philippine Star Group ...

Aboitiz Equity Ventures
BusinessWorld - 2 months ago
ABOITIZ EQUITY Ventures, Inc. (AEV) was one of the most actively traded stocks ... exchanged hands on the trading floor from Dec.3 to Dec.7, data from the Philippine Stock Exchange showed. Shares closed at P50.30 apiece on Friday, down P2.45 or 4.64% ...

A sharper approach to influencer communication
BusinessMirror - 2 months ago
Bong R. Osorio is a communications consultant of ABS-CBN Corp., SkyCable, Dentsu-Aegis Network and government projects among others, after retiring as vice president and head of the Corporate ...

Sandiganbayan affirms turnover of P75B in coco levy funds to gov't
Rappler - 2 months ago
Among the contentions in the case were the stocks of the CIIF companies, the 14 holding companies, and the funds, interest, and profits involving the more than 753.8 million preferred shares of San Miguel Corporation now being held in a special account in ...

The real target of military operations in Mindanao
Bulatlat - 2 months ago
The same story goes for the Alternative Learning Center for Agricultural and Livelihood Development ... Zamboanga Peninsula, Southern Mindanao, and Samar-Eastern Mindanao. The said areas are rich in minerals such as gold, copper, iron, chromium, chromite ...

Aboitiz pledges livelihood for Philippine soldiers
philstar.com - 2 months ago
The Pagkain Para Sa Mga Bayani program is also supported by other Aboitiz companies including Aboitiz Power Corp., Davao Light and Power Co. Therma Mobile Inc., Therma South Inc., and Aboitiz Equity Ventures.

DepEd upholds lumad school
philstar.com - 2 months ago
With several dozen other individuals, I got personally involved in a National ... learning school teaching pre-school to elementary-grade students; the main campus was in Dulyan. In 2012, the Salugpongan opened a boarding school equivalent to high school ...

Nuvali community gets Christmas treat
Inquirer - 2 months ago
In this season of giving and goodwill, Ayala Land Inc. (ALI) shows its appreciation to members of its Nuvali estate community and visitors of its commercial section by presenting once again a ...

Top micro firms named
Inquirer - 2 months ago
regional awardee for Visayas; Arnold Viado, balut producer, regional awardee for Mindanao; and Mary Grace Bayalas, midwife and owner of a birthing home, youth microentrepreneur of the year.

Working while they wait, migrants seek jobs at US border
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2 months ago
He waited for 10 minutes on a corner outside a 7-Eleven for a commuter bus, letting several buses pass in order to save 15 cents before boarding the cheapest one available. Carnales, who drove a ...

SPMVV marching towards green campus
The Hans India - 2 months ago
Various incentives being offered by New and Renewable Energy Development Corporation of Andhra Pradesh (NREDCAP) and other agencies to install solar plants on rooftops also being utilised in their bid towards cutting their dependence on grid to some extent ...

MPIC water unit inks supply deal worth P12.35 B
philstar.com - 2 months ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Metro Pacific Water (MPW), the water utility company of Metro Pacific Investments Corp. (MPIC), has expanded in the city of Iloilo. It signed a P12.35-billion joint venture project with the Metro Iloilo Water District (MIWD ...

Panthers extend winning streak to 3 in Cesafi beach volleyball
Inquirer.net - 2 months ago
THE UNIVERSITY of Southern Philippines Foundation (USPF) remains undefeated in the third day of the preliminary round of the Cebu Schools Athletic Foundation Inc. (Cesafi) Secondary Beach ...