Computrends Systems Technology, Inc.
jobstreet.com.ph - 2017-04-15
With its competitive pricing structure, coupled with its after-sales service committment to clients, the company was able to build good relations with clients i.e. Hitachi Group of Companies, LT Group of Companies, De La Salle Educational Group of Colleges ...

EXCLUSIVE: NYC mayoral candidate Bo Dietl has history of failure to pay state taxes, owes nearly $500,000
New York Daily News - 2017-04-15
He's one tough former cop who dresses to the nines, doesn't hesitate to speak his mind and says he has big plans to be the next mayor of New York City ... a Staten Island pizza and dazzling the press corp with displays of his push-up prowess, Dietl ...

PETA celebrates 50th year, looks forward to the future
Rappler - 2017-04-15
Among the attendees on the concert's first night who packed the PETA Center were PETA founder Cecilia Guidote-Alvarez, PETA chairman Marlon Rivera, and former PETA chairmen Ramon del Rosario Jr, Phinma Foundation president; and former ambassador to the US ...

Phoenix Semiconductor Philippines Corp (PSPC)
investing.com - 2017-04-15
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Photo Pray: Faith
ateneo.edu - 2017-04-15
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Fairview Regalado, Quezon City
clickthecity.com - 2017-04-14
By 1994, her store counter grew to 50 branches. It was then that fast food giant Jollibee Foods Corporation saw the great potential in venturing into the growing market of pizza and decisively obtained a deal, acquiring 80% of Greenwich shareholding.

Roberto Aboitiz dies at 67
cnnphilippines.com - 2017-04-14
Aboitiz had also been a director of Aboitiz Equity Ventures -- the public holding and management company of the Aboitiz Group of Companies, which has investments in power, financial services, food and infrastructure -- since 1994. In 2011, he became Vice ...

Via Crucis via cruises: Visita Iglesia on the cruise route
Philstar - 2017-04-14
It boasts of Spanish Baroque architecture accentuated with 17th-century ivory inlays and 16 chandeliers from ... work as domestic helpers in the more affluent Chinese and expatriate homes. "Although many are well educated and some are university ...

Telan Hipe Flores Telan and Associates Co.
jobstreet.com.ph - 2017-04-14
The Law Firm was established in 1985 by Atty. JOAQUIN P. TELAN and two of his classmates at the University of the Philippines, College of Law. The office was first housed in one of the offices at Great Wall Building in Makati City. After five years of ...

Kris Aquino apologizes to producer of 'Trip ni Kris'
Rappler - 2017-04-13
"On Mother's Day, we will have several #KrisList webisodes ready - powered by Petron & San Miguel. I promise you that those are going to be fun, informative and very personal episodes." I'm sorry- I had a too candid conversation with @yes_magazine's ...

Berjaya forms environment unit
Philstar - 2017-04-13
MANILA, Philippines - Berjaya Philippines Inc. has incorporated a new subsidiary with the aim of strengthening its environmental efforts. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, Berjaya said it has formed Berjaya Enviro Philippines Inc. with an ...

Airport operations boost Megawide revenue by 47%
Philstar - 2017-04-13
CEBU, Philippines - Operations of the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA) continued to deliver strong growth to Megawide Construction Corp., noting its substantial contribution to the company's income. The diversified engineering firm said that in its ...

Court drops P6B graft case, blames Ombudsman for delay
Rappler - 2017-04-13
Anti-graft court Sandiganbayan dismissed graft charges against former officials of the Philippine National Construction Corporation (PNCC) after giving merit to their arguments that the Office of the Ombudsman violated their constitutional rights to speedy ...

Del Rosario seeks 1st ICTSI win in Luisita
m.philstar.com - 2017-04-12
But she expects the task to be daunting with a talent-laden cast from a compact field all raring to fuel their respective bids for the top P250,000 purse in the 54-hole championship backed by Custom Clubmakers, BDO, Meralco, Sharp, KZG, PLDT, Champion ...

Not so Holy Week
Inquirer Opinion - 2017-04-12
Nope, the palm fronds are bought so they can be put at the entrances of homes to ward off evil and misfortune from ... Cruz-Lucero speculates that the ritual probably started at the turn of the 20th century, organized by members of the Philippine ...

Nickel Asia exports up 50% in Quarter 1
Philstar - 2017-04-12
MANILA, Philippines - Listed Nickel Asia Corp. saw a 47 percent hike in export sales for the first quarter of 2017 owing to higher prices of nickel and a weaker peso exchange rate. In a report to the local bourse, Nickel Asia said it booked P2.19 billion ...

Uy takes over helm at 2G0
philstar.com - 2017-04-12
MANILA, Philippines - Businessman Dennis Uy is now president and chief executive officer of logistics giant 2GO Group Inc., ending months of tedious courtroom battle between him and the Tagud-led management. His entry in 2GO expands his footprint in the ...

MRC Allied widens net loss to P65.8 million
Philstar - 2017-04-12
MANILA, Philippines - MRC Allied Inc. widened its net loss by 60 percent in 2016 due to higher operational expenses. In a financial report to the Philippine Stock Exchange, MRC said its net loss grew to P65.8 million, largely attributable to operating ...

Telco data allow lenders to evaluate loan risks
BusinessMirror. - 2017-04-12
Peña, RBAP executive director. Pasia said Globe Telecom Inc. shares subscriber information with such credit-scoring and analytics institutions as Cibi Information Inc., Fico and CSS Corp. "Cibi, Fico or CSS Corp. will do the analytics from the data ...

Ignorance is bliss...and dangerous
BusinessMirror. - 2017-04-12
There is a whole financial world out there of "Spot-Forex", "Overseas Forward Contracts" and "Contract-For-Difference" Philippine peso trading far beyond the little village of Metro Manila. Much of what we hear and read is at best, incomplete ...

Ernest Cu of Globe Telecom hailed as PH Best CEO by FinanceAsia
Inquirer Technology - 2017-04-12
Sustaining business growth momentum, Globe ended 2016 with all-time high service revenues of close to P120.0 billion, outpacing its previous record of P113.7 billion in 2015 by 6%. This pushed core net profit to reach a record high of P16 billion ...

Full shortlist announced for Philippines Property Awards 2017
Inquirer - 2017-04-12
Developers Robinsons Land Corporation and ArthaLand are joined by The Philippine American Life and General Insurance Company (Philam Life) in second place with five nods each. Philam Life, currently the largest insurance firm in the country, made the cut ...

Which bank branches are open during Holy Week?
blog.coins.ph - 2017-04-12
April 16 - All China Bank branches will be closed except for the SM North branch. Philippine National Bank (PNB) April 13 - Selected PNB branches will be open. April 14 - All PNB branches nationwide will be closed. April 15 - Selected PNB branches will be ...

Davao chocolate museum symbol of PH-Mexico ties
news.pia.gov.ph - 2017-04-12
The Philippines in turn has investments in Mexico like port development (ICTSI), distilled spirits (Emperador Brandy). The envoy said that currently Mexico as among the top investors in the country. And is bullish with the trade relations between the two ...

Developers to add 4,000 new hotel rooms this year
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-04-11
DoubleDragon Properties Corp. plans to construct five more Jinjiang hotels this year, while Ayala Land, Inc. will open its 250-room homegrown Seda hotel in Circuit Makati and the 440-room Seda hotel in Vertis North, Quezon City. Colliers sees at least 6.6 ...

The return of Bobby Ongpin
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-04-11
After People Power of 1986, Bobby went on his own, first in Hong Kong and later, here in Manila where he readily put up or acquired control of five major companies--PhilWeb, ISM Communications Corp., Atok Big Wedge, Alphaland Corp., and PBCOM. Ongpin is ...

Mocha in Middle East to boost OFW morale -- Palace
Philstar - 2017-04-11
Duterte has arrived in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for a two-day state visit, Malacañang reported. Philippine Airlines flight PR001, carrying the President and his delegation, landed at 9:43 p.m. local time (2:43 a.m. in Manila) at the King Khalid ...

The return of Bobby Ongpin
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-04-11
After People Power of 1986, Bobby went on his own, first in Hong Kong and later, here in Manila where he readily put up or acquired control of five major companies--PhilWeb, ISM Communications Corp., Atok Big Wedge, Alphaland Corp., and PBCOM. Ongpin is ...

Muslim pilgrims pinning hopes on direct Davao-Medina service
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-04-11
DAVAO CITY -- The National Commission of Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) hopes Philippine Airlines (PAL) will go ahead with a plan to offer direct service from Davao to the holy city of Medina, in Saudi Arabia, to cater to the Muslim pilgrim market. NCMF-Region XI ...

PAL Holdings books P3.6-billion profit in 2016
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-04-11
PAL HOLDINGS, Inc., the listed operator of Philippine Airlines, saw its profit drop last year, dragged by an 8% increase in expenses. In its annual report submitted to the Philippine Stock Exchange, the Lucio C. Tan-led carrier said its net income fell 39% ...

February sees overseas sales of goods, factory output grow
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-04-11
Union Bank of the Philippines chief economist Ruben Carlo O. Asuncion ascribed the improvement in exports so far this year to "the slightly improving advanced economies." "Prospects for more opportunities to export inputs and finished products may ...

Phinma Energy not giving up on LNG project in Pangasinan
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-04-11
Mr. Reyes said the project would be under Phinma Energy subsidiary Trans-Asia Petroleum Corp., where he is also executive vice-president and chief operating officer. For now, he said Phinma Energy is studying the construction of a 300-megawatt (MW ...

Market retreats; Bloomberry climbs
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-04-11
Losers outnumbered gainers, 118 to 87, while 47 issues were unchanged. Ten of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by casino operator Bloomberry Resorts corp. which climbed 4 percent to P8.69 and GT Capital Holdings Inc., the holding company ...

SEC rejects LBC Express share sale
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-04-11
The Securities and Exchange Commission will reject the P1.2-billion planned follow-on offering of courier operator LBC Express Holdings Inc. of the Araneta Group. Informed sources said the corporate regulator was drafting a letter informing the company ...

Saudi woman seeking asylum in Australia repatriated from PH
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-04-11
Lasloom was a passenger of a Philippine Airlines flight PR 669 from Kuwait to Manila, which arrived at 3:30 am Monday, and was supposed to take an 11 a.m. connecting flight to Sydney, Australia the same day. According to personnel at the NAIA Terminal 2 ...

Implementing Philippine broadband: The complex web of challenges
Philstar - 2017-04-11
Cordoba said the Ayala Alabang Village alone south of Metro Manila occupies an estimated 700 hectares of land and there is only one cell site inside the village. Forbes Park (150 to 300 hectares) and Dasmariñas Village (300 to 400 hectares), both in ...

RCBC TeleMoney widens global reach
Philstar - 2017-04-11
MANILA, Philippines - The remittance arm of Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. (RCBC) has further expanded its international network to cater to more Filipinos across the world. RCBC TeleMoney has tied up with Kabayan Remit and Speed Money Transfer Japan K.K ...

Trans-Asia changes name, goes into geothermal business
Philstar - 2017-04-11
MANILA, Philippines - Trans-Asia Petroleum Corp. is changing its corporate name to Phinma Petroleum and Geothermal Inc., signalling its entry into the geothermal exploration and production sector. The company said it has amended its articles of ...

Conglomerates taking steps to future-proof their business
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-04-11
"They are making a long-term bet because that is the future," COL Financial Group, Inc. Vice-President and Head of Research April Lynn L. Tan said. "Clearly at this stage it is not yet profitable, but they are already taking positions." The Ayala ...

Developers to add 4,000 new hotel rooms this year
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-04-11
DoubleDragon Properties Corp. plans to construct five more Jinjiang hotels this year, while Ayala Land, Inc. will open its 250-room homegrown Seda hotel in Circuit Makati and the 440-room Seda hotel in Vertis North, Quezon City. Colliers sees at least 6.6 ...

MPIC to reduce stake in Maynilad
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-04-11
That may include a bid to expand an airport in Clark, a former US military base north of the capital. A venture of JG Summit Holdings, Inc. and Filinvest Development Corp. has tendered a P187-billion proposal to upgrade and expand the Clark airport under a ...

Lepanto Mining suspension put on hold
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-04-11
THE Office of the President confirmed that the order of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to suspend Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company has been put on hold. "This office confirms that in view of the timely filing of the appeal ...

Meralco customers to pay more
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-04-11
CONSUMERS in Metro Manila and surrounding areas can expect to pay more this month for electricity as the base rate rises to P0.23 per kilowatt-hour (/kWh) to P9.898/kWh from P9.67/kWh in March, Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) said on Monday. Meralco ...

ASEAN Tourism Association announces new leadership
E TN Global Travel Industry News - 2017-04-11
Mr. Sabli Arsad (President of Association of Travel Agents Brunei), Mr. Charlie Yu (Consultant, Philippine Airlines) and Mr. Jackie Thet (President of Union of Myanmar Travel Association) were elected as Management Committee Members. ASEANTA President ...

GMA Network Excellence Award expands to recognize two outstanding students
GMANetwork.com - 2017-04-11
Pernia, President of University of the Philippines, College of Mass Communication Foundation, Inc., Dr ... [graduating this school year] 2016-2017." For this year, two awardees shall be chosen (one from Communication and one from Technology-based ...

Luzon grid on alert due to quakes
Philstar - 2017-04-11
Calaca 2 (300 MW) and SLPGC (150 MW) were also affected, but were able to reconnect to the grid. First Gen Corp., the owner of Avion, San Lorenzo and San Gabriel, said the gas plants were not damaged by the quakes. However, the tremors affected various ...

Geri income surges 50% in 2016
Philstar - 2017-04-11
Apart from GERI, other real estate subsidiaries of Megaworld are Suntrust Properties Inc. and Empire East Holdings Inc. of which it holds 100 percent and 82 percent stake, respectively. Business ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1

The next BSP chief
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-04-11
Favila. There is also East West Bank president Antonio C. Moncupa Jr. Among these, I support Espenilla. He strengthened the Philippine banking system to the point that our banks today are known to be the strongest in the Asean region. They have a healthy ...

With Britain leaving Europe, can London remain a capital of the world?
BusinessMirror. - 2017-04-11
LONDON--Saint Pancras International rail station, a wonder of Victorian architecture resurrected for the 21st century, opened 10 years ago as ... filled with swimming pools and parking garages for homes they planned to live in only a couple of weeks ...

First Gen Corp (FGEN)
investing.com - 2017-04-11
Investing.com - Philippines stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Industrials, Property and Holding Firms sectors led shares higher. At the close in Philippines, the PSEi ... Philippines stocks lower at close of trade; PSEi ...