National U is Rexona champ
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-04-24
Meanwhile, Air Force, getting 27 points from veteran Cindy Resultay, clinched third by downing Centro Escolar University, 82-72, in their one-game face-off. Bernardino got big support from Miranda, who finished with 21 points, 9 rebounds and two assists ...

Farmers break Hacienda Luisita walls
Rappler - 2017-04-24
TARLAC, Philippines - With their hashtag #OccupyLuisita, farmers and supporters of the Unyon ng mga Manggagawa sa Agrikultura (UMA) and other militant organizations met at Hacienda Luisita on Monday, April 24. Hundreds of protesters converged near a ...

Ma-Yi Theater Company Hosts 28th Anniversary Gala This Evening
Broadway World - 2017-04-24
Ma-Yi Theater Company and Producing Artistic Director, Ralph B. Peña and Executive Director, Jorge Z. Ortoll have announced the 28th Anniversary Gala honoring legendary prima ballerina of Ballet Philippines ... Citibank as the first African American ...

Filinvest City enhances masterplan to create an even greener central business district
Philstar - 2017-04-24
FilinvestAlabang Inc. executive vice president. Three major components were identified in the enhancedmasterplan: a Central Park along the Promenade Avenue that would connect the east and west sides of the city; a greenbelt system along Spectrum Midway ...

8990 Holdings bares P7-b Cebu projects
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-04-23
Mass housing developer 8990 Holdings Inc. said it will spend P7 billion to construct two large housing projects in Cebu province. 8990 Holdings said in a statement it launched Deca Homes Mactan Prime and Urban Deca Homes Mactan which are located in Lapu ...

Tycoons satisfied with business environment
Philstar - 2017-04-23
MANILA, Philippines - Some of ... at a quick rate," Zobel said. Ayala Corp. is pouring in P185 billion in capital expenditures this year, higher than the 13 percent allocated in 2016 to support its real estate, telecommunications and water segments ...

After coming up short in last UAAP game, FEU's Palma looks forward to next career chapter in pros
Philstar - 2017-04-23
Palma scored 12 points in her last UAAP game. And fans have not seen the last of her as the towering blocker will suit up for Petron in the Philippine SuperLiga All-Filipino Conference.

Basic Energy mulls solar projects abroad
Philstar - 2017-04-23
MANILA, Philippines - Basic Energy Corp. and its partner are scouting for solar power investments overseas since government announced it will nix the expansion of the feed-in tariff (FIT) scheme. The company will pursue solar ventures with Vintage ...

Telcos to comply with labor laws
Philstar - 2017-04-23
In support of the campaign of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) against all forms of illegal contractualization, Ayala-led Globe Telecom Inc. said it is currently in talks with its accredited third-party vendor partners on the regularization of ...

Trash-to-cash drive gains steam
Manila Standard Today - 2017-04-23
SM Cares, a division of SM Foundation, is the Corporate Social Responsibility arm of SM Prime Holdings. A collateral activity of the exhibit will be workshop on "pabalat," a wrapper made of Japanese paper with intricately cut tail ends used for ...

Canada export bank eyes PH
Inquirer - 2017-04-23
As offers of development funding from China and Japan pour in, Canada also wants a bigger piece of the Philippine growth story as its export credit agency Export Development Canada (EDC) seeks more opportunities to fund infrastructure projects and other ...

PLDT, Globe forge links in Surigao del Norte
Inquirer - 2017-04-23
PLDT Inc. has established interconnection links with Globe Telecom in Surigao del Norte, allowing free landline calls between subscribers of the two service providers. "With the implementation of the interconnection agreement, subscribers in Surigao del ...

Chump change
BusinessMirror. - 2017-04-23
Every time I report to our office in Philippine Airlines (PAL), I meet Ely and Leni, two people who never fail to greet me, help me, make me smile, or otherwise make my workday as com­fortable as possible. Ely makes sure no unauthorized persons enter our ...

Telcos must cooperate with competition body--PIDS study
BusinessMirror. - 2017-04-23
In a study, PIDS senior research fellow Erlinda M. Medalla said it was not too late for PLDT and Globe to work with the PCC. This will also ensure that their acquisition of SMC assets will not violate the PCC Act. This cooperation could entail agreeing on ...

8990 to launch P7-B Mactan, Cebu, projects
BusinessMirror. - 2017-04-23
MASS-HOUSING builder 8990 Holdings Inc. said it plans to launch two bigger projects in Mactan, Cebu province, with a combined cost of about P7 billion. The company said it will launch Deca Homes Mactan Prime and Urban Deca Homes Mactan. Both projects ...

MPTC ready to build P55.9-B Calax
BusinessMirror. - 2017-04-23
It aims to enhance trade and socioeconomic activities in the region. MPCALA Holdings Inc., a unit of Metro Pacific Investments Corp., won the bidding for the deal in 2015. Under the terms, the company will take on the financing, design, construction ...

Thriving online gaming market surpassing BPO industry office requirements
BusinessMirror. - 2017-04-23
Online gaming firms started to make their presence felt in the office market during the Ramos administration when some locators in the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (Ceza) took space outside, such as in the RCBC Building, PBCom Tower, GT Tower and The ...

SEC to issue rules on 15% public float
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-04-23
The Securities and Exchange Commission is set to release rules that will increase the minimum public float requirement of listed companies to 15 percent from the current 10 percent, a top official said. SEC commissioner Ephyro Luis Amatong told the Manila ...

Career Systems Incorporated
jobstreet.com.ph - 2017-04-23
Career Systems, Incorporated (CSI), is a training and management consulting company, located at Cityland Pasong Tamo Tower, suite 2103, 2210 Don Chino Roces Avenue, Makati City Career Systems, Inc.'s pool of trainers conduct training programs for employees ...

Maintenance Schedules
meralco.com.ph - 2017-04-23
(Libertad) including Welcome Plaza Mall STI College Pasay and HBC Bldg. Portion of Padre Zamora St. from A. Arnaiz Ave. to and including Vergel, Protacio, Celeridad, J. Luna, T. Indencio, D. Reyes, Tengco, Cereal and C. Decena Sts.; and DepEd Pasay City.

FVR backs Noy on SCS complaint vs China
Philstar - 2017-04-22
Harry Roque said in a statement following reports of an alleged attack by Chinese coast guard elements on the Princess Johann in the disputed Union Bank of the Spratly Islands on March 27. The first-term party-list congressman and former University of the ...

E-cigaretteregulation needed
Philstar - 2017-04-22
Among the local users of these two communications systems are LRT Lines 1 and 2, the Presidential Security Group and Meralco. MRT 3 has also reportedly decided to buy a TETRA system while Meralco has equipped its field personnel with a TETRA system because ...

Koronadal seeks Guinness motorcycle record
Philstar - 2017-04-22
With the support of Kawasaki, Petron, BMW, Ducati, Suzuki, KTM, and Department of Tourism, Miguel expects 5,000 motorcycle enthusiasts to converge in the city to enjoy the first class hospitality not only of Koronadal but the nearby towns like Banga ...

First container RORO barge terminal in PH launched in Tanza, Cavite
Philippine Information Agency - 2017-04-22
PATENA-PNA) The Philippine Information Agency (PIA) directly serves the Presidency and the Executive Branch on the national, regional and provincial levels through its sixteen (16) regional offices and seventy one (71) provincial information centers.

DENR verdict on mines suspension out soon
Philstar - 2017-04-22
Among the big MPSAs that were earlier ordered revoked include those of Pangilinan-led Philex Mining Corp. subsidiary Silangan Mindanao Mining Co. Inc., and its other MPSAs in Surigao, Zamboanga, and Negros, as well as TVI Resources Development Phils.

Rockwell sets aside P3 B for 2017 capex
Philstar - 2017-04-22
MANILA, Philippines - Rockwell Land Corp. will use P3 billion worth of its retained earnings for capital expenditures this year. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange Friday, Rockwell said its board of directors approved the appropriation of P3 ...

Two exhilarating nights with EXO
Philstar - 2017-04-22
These shows were made possible by SM Entertainment, Dream Maker Entertainment, PLDT Home Fibr and PULP Live World, with official residence at EDSA Shangri-La, Manila.

Cement makers jostle for bigger market share
BusinessMirror. - 2017-04-22
The rest of the assets were taken by the Aboitiz-led joint venture with Dutch firm Cement Roadstone Holdings Inc., now known as Republic Cement and Building Materials Inc. Lafarge Republic then voluntarily delisted from the PSE. The shake-up in the country ...

Thriving online gaming market surpassing BPO industry office requirements
BusinessMirror - 2017-04-22
Online gaming firms started to make their presence felt in the office market during the Ramos administration when some locators in the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (Ceza) took space outside, such as in the RCBC Building, PBCom Tower, GT Tower and The ...

The way of the heart
Inquirer Opinion - 2017-04-22
May the power of the Risen Lord help us to let go of the baggage ... Rebisco Biscuit Corp., and Semirara Mining Corp. Jesus is alive, and He tells you today: "I heard your prayers; trust in My timing." Lord, thank You for the gift of eternal life ...

Trans Asia Petroleum Corp (TAPET)
investing.com - 2017-04-22
Get an in-depth profile of Trans Asia Petroleum Corp, including a general overview of the company's business and key management, as well as employee data and location and contact information. Trans-Asia Petroleum Corporation (TA Petroleum) is a Philippines ...

MJC Investments Corp (MJIC)
investing.com - 2017-04-22
Get instant access to a free live streaming chart for the MJC Investments Corp stock. You have the option to change the appearance of the charts by varying the time scale, chart type, zooming in to different sections and adding new studies or indicators ...

Sandiganbayan junks Danding Cojuangco's motion to dismiss coco levy cases
Philstar - 2017-04-22
The Supreme Court in several rulings said Marcos and his alleged cronies, including Cojuangco instead used the funds for personal profit particularly in the purchase of United Coconut Planters Bank (UCPB) and a majority stake in San Miguel Corporation (SMC).

PHL stocks end higher after US markets rally
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-04-22
A total of 107 companies advanced, whereas 89 declined and 44 were unchanged. Besides BDO, other active trades were JG Summit Holdings, Inc. and Ayala Land, Inc. "[N]ext week markets may take their cues from the arrival of the ASEAN delegates," Mr ...

How Antique prepared for Palarong Pambansa 2017
Rappler - 2017-04-22
(READ: Duterte to attend Palarong Pambansa 2017 opening) This was made possible through the the rubberized oval track that was turned over by DMCI corporation to the provincial government of Antique, according to Antique Palarong Pambansa Organizing ...

Sta Lucia earnings rise 8% in 2016
Philstar - 2017-04-22
MANILA, Philippines - Property developer Sta. Lucia Land Inc. (SLI) reported a net income of P730 million last year, up eight percent on higher real estate sales. In a financial report to the Philippine Stock Exchange, SLI said gross revenues increased by ...

China to probe alleged harassment of Filipino fishermen
Philstar - 2017-04-22
BEIJING (Philippines News Agency) - China will also look into reports that Filipino fishermen have been driven away allegedly by the Chinese Coast Guard from Union Bank in the South China Sea, a Chinese foreign ministry spokesman said Friday.

Want to own a town? Tiny Oregon community for sale for $3.5M
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-04-22
The listing represents a melancholy crossroads for Tiller, a once-bustling logging outpost that sprang up after the turn of the last century deep in what is now ... One longtime resident began buying up properties. When he died three years ago, the family ...

Tech-driven solutions for mining
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-04-22
Standing, from left: Ma. Lynn Talingdan, PCIEERD; Ninalisa H. Escorial, Lawyer Lysander Castillo, PBEST secretary general; Adrian Ramos, Atlas Consolidated Mining president and COMP board member; and Clarence Pimentel, CTP Construction CEO and COMP board ...

Infusing social justiceinto the mining industry
Philstar - 2017-04-22
and another firm that has been temporarily shut down but maintained for 15 years - the Manila Mining Corp., partly owned by Lepanto Mines. . Based on that audit, Lopez had ordered the cancellation of the contracts/permits of 23 operating mines ...

Chinese investors eye Ayala as partner
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-04-21
Conglomerate Ayala Corp. said it has been approached by some Chinese investors for possible partnerships in real estate and infrastructure after relationship between the Philippines and China improved. "We are always assessing and looking. We do have a ...

PSUCMI & Ikebana Exhibit
Philstar - 2017-04-21
Last March 17, the Ikebana International Cebu Chapter had its exhibit at SM City Cebu Northwing with Consul Shigeki Fumuhata, Evangeline Cheng, President of Ikebana International Manila Chapter and Marissa Fernan, VP-SM Prime Holdings, Inc. as guests of honor.

Firm gets nod for IPO
Philstar - 2017-04-21
CLI's listing on the Philippine Stock Exchange is set on May 19 and its final IPO pricing ... only second to property giant Ayala Land. Earlier, Wilcon Depot Inc. had the first IPO this year, raising as much as P7.03 billion. Capital raised at the PSE ...

Saso, Kim post easy Philippines Junior repeats
Philstar - 2017-04-21
The event, part of the PLDT Group National Amateur Golf Tour and sponsored by the MVP Sports Foundation and conducted by the National Golf Association of the Philippines, served as third and final leg of the NGAP SEAG national team qualifier. The two ...

DOT still confident of meeting 8 million arrivals target despite Bohol cancellations
BusinessMirror. - 2017-04-21
Also, he said, Philippine Airlines will be bringing in media and tour operators from Nagoya for a familiarization trip to Cebu and Bohol this July. He noted that the senior officials meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations also pushed through ...

PSEi follows Asian pack looking to gain on US stimulus
Inquirer - 2017-04-21
US stocks finished higher on Thursday as strong economic data and corporate earnings lifted the main benchmarks," added Luis Gerardo Limlingan, managing director at Regina Capital Development ... SM Prime, Megaworld, Metro Pacific and Ayala Corp ...

Ayala to tap Zalora e-platform
Philstar - 2017-04-21
Integrated Microelectronics Inc., Globe Telecoms and Ayala Land are all investing heavily toward digitization. Other conglomerates are already investing in the logistics and e-commerce sector as a strategy for growth. Logistics is considered less regulated ...

Stocks end higher on heavy trades
Philstar - 2017-04-21
Total value turnover reached a whopping P32.09 billion because of the GT Capital and Metrobank transaction. GT Capital, the conglomerate of George Ty, purchased yesterday 306 million secondary shares of Metrobank from various Ty family companies in ...

Firms line up for Sta Mesa-MOA toll project
Philstar - 2017-04-21
MANILA, Philippines - Other conglomerates have expressed interest in joining the team of Ayala Corp. and SM Investments Corp. in building ... The project involves the development of an 8.6-kilometer elevated tollroad from Sta. Mesa in Manila (linking ...

Chinese investors eye Ayala as partner
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-04-21
Almendras also said several companies have expressed interest in joining Ayala Corp. and SM Investments in the project ... road to congested Edsa and improve access to the Manila Bay development areas, the Makati central business district and the ...