PXP Energy to continue focus on oil, gas projects
Philstar - 2017-03-26
Other partners in the Galoc consortium are Australian oil and gas company Nido Petroleum Limited (55.88 percent), Galoc Production Co. No. 2 Pte. Ltd. (26.84 percent), Oriental Petroleum & Minerals Corp. and Linapacan Oil Gas & Power Corp., (7.79 percent ...

Veteran hotelier challenged to work his magic on Y2
Inquirer - 2017-03-26
The singing waiters trained by musical director Myrna Lopez of the Metropolitan Theater were the main attraction ... chair of Alphaland Balesin Island Club, Inc., and the City Club at Alphaland Makati Place, Inc. One day, an old friend, Peter Stevens ...

BCDA need not pay property taxes, but locators do
BusinessMirror. - 2017-03-26
with respect to the properties leased and conveyed to real-estate developer Megaworld Corp. (8.38 hectares), International School of Manila (69,423 square meters) and Ayala Corp. (9.76 hectares). The Taguig City government elevated the ruling issued by the ...

Cebu Pacific earned P9.8B in profits, up 122%, in 2016
BusinessMirror. - 2017-03-26
A filing with the stock exchange showed Cebu Air Inc. booked P9.8 billion in profits last year, thanks to the strong demand for low-cost air travel and robust growth in ancillary revenues. Total revenues, including that of subsidiary Cebgo, rose by 9.6 ...

Meralco to outsource 243 MW for summer power-supply need
BusinessMirror. - 2017-03-26
Aside from these power-supply agreements, Meralco said the company is working to source 220 MW of power capacity from the new gas plant of Lopez-led First Gen Corp. Meralco Senior Vice President for Customer Retail Services and Corporate Communications ...

Globe wins SEA-US submarine cable system in Mindanao
BusinessMirror. - 2017-03-26
GLOBE Telecom Inc. is a step closer toward its goal of providing richer and enhanced international connectivity to businesses in Davao City and the rest of the country, after successfully landing over the weekend the Southeast Asia-United States (SEA-US ...

Financial literacy still needed among Filipinos - BSP
Philippine Information Agency - 2017-03-26
Region 7 has the least number of households with bank accounts compared with those in the National Capital Region (NCR) and areas outside NCR. In the Philippines, from the sample size of 18,000, majority of the households surveyed or 86 percent do not have ...

Manila Cockers affirms legality
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-03-26
MANILA Cockers Club Inc. (Manila Cockers), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Manila Jockey Club Inc. (MJCI) is affirming the legality of the operation of its cockpit in Carmona, Cavite, and the acceptance of bets through its licensed off-cockpit betting ...

Crown Equities Inc (CEI)
investing.com - 2017-03-26
Our Crown Equities Inc consensus estimates page is based on consensus analyst forecast, covering public companies earnings per share and revenue. You'll be provided with Crown Equities overall consensus estimations for strong buy, strong sell or hold ...

Bloomberry expects to sustain net profit
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-03-26
Bloomberry Resorts Corp., the operator of the $1.2-billion Solaire Resorts & Casino in ParaƱaque City, expects to remain profitable this year despite the opening of the $2-billion Okada Manila. Bloomberry reported a net income of P2.32 billion last year ...

Phoenix bares plan to pay tax in advance
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-03-26
PHOENIX Petroleum Philippines Inc., the first independent oil company listed in the Philippine Stock Exchange after the Oil Deregulation Law, plans to voluntarily pre-pay excise taxes due for its gasoline and petroleum-based product sales in 2017 to show ...

A low carbon future
Rappler - 2017-03-26
To illustrate how the CSP lowers prices for renewables, Meralco recently had a public invitation for a price challenge for two solar projects. The initial price offer for these two solar farms was PhP 5.39 per kWh. However, because of challenges from other ...

CA upholds Taguig court ruling on BCDA property tax exemption
Rappler - 2017-03-26
MANILA, Philippines - The Court of Appeals (CA ... government's tax assessment is valid over properties leased and conveyed to real-estate developer Megaworld Corporation (8.38 hectares), International School of Manila (69,423 square meters), and ...

What is the National Broadband Plan?
Rappler - 2017-03-26
Integration with existing infrastructure installed by big providers like PLDT, Globe, and the National Grid, will play a part in keeping costs down. Increased Take-Up Rate As broadband access is melded into public institutions and services, the government ...

Elite cast to vie at 12th Mercedes trophy
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-03-25
Three division champions and their respective runners-up along with the winner in ladies play will represent the Philippines in the MercedesTrophy Asian Finals in Australia via Philippine Airlines (business class). The MercedesTrophy 2017 is sponsored by ...

Favorite philanthropy of tycoons
Inquirer Opinion - 2017-03-25
Those owning Metro Manila schools are: Lucio C. Tan, University of the East; Henry Sy, National University (NU) and Asia Pacific College; Alfonso Yuchengco, Mapua Institute of Technology ... to prepare about 10,000 high school enrollees for higher-paying ...

40 years with Basil Valdez
Philstar - 2017-03-25
A production of NY Entourage Productions, Basil Valdez @ Solaire is supported by Philippine Airlines, Richville Hotel and Petron. For tickets, call Ticketworld at 891-9999 or check out. Or you can call NY Entourage Productions at 552-7473 and follow NY ...

My sister, my business partner
Inquirer - 2017-03-25
Pilar and Liza are also partners in five telecom stores as premium dealers of Globe Telecom Inc. They are both active volunteers in the Philippine Red Cross and are patrons of several orphanages and homes for abused girls. Their parents instilled in them ...

Pimentel praises Senate for a productive 75 days
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-03-25
Among bills that Senate passed into law are those extending for 25 years the franchises of GMA Network Inc. and Smart Communications Inc. Those approved on third reading, to be forwarded to the House of Representatives for concurrence, include proposed ...

Globe taps former NBA star to teach children
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-03-25
FILIPINOS simply love basketball and Globe-Telecom teamed up with NBA Cares to give underprivileged children a once-in-a-lifetime experience of being taught by an NBA legend. Glen Rice and two-time Philippine Basketball Association most valuable player LA ...

Golden Jolly Bestfoods Corp.
jobstreet.com.ph - 2017-03-25
Golden Jolly Bestfoods Corporation is a franchisee of Jollibee Foods Corporation operating Jollibee stores in Metro Manila. It is under a group of Jollibee Franchisee that also has Chowking, Red Ribbon and Mang Inasal. The group has been operating since 2001.

Bloomberry back in black last year
Philstar - 2017-03-25
MANILA, Philippines - Bloomberry Resorts Corp., owner and operator of Solaire Resort & Casino and Jeju Sun Hotel & Casino, returned to profitability last year. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE), Bloomberry said it posted a net income ...

SEC OKs P1.58-B Pure Energy IPO
Philstar - 2017-03-25
According to its profile, Pure Energy was founded by businessman Dexter Tiu who also founded Coal Asia Holdings Inc. and Titan Mining & Energy Corp. Pure Energy is an investment holding company whose purpose is to strategically acquire assets, develop ...

Globe slashes calls to P1 per minute
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-03-25
Globe Telecom Inc. is offering all-net call promos for as low as P1 per minute as a result of reduced voice interconnect access charges across telecommunications companies. "The decision to offer all-net calls for as low as P1/minute is intended to ...

Tagged in Journal Online: ramil de jesus
Journal Online - 2017-03-25
Games today (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 8 a.m. - ADMU vs UE (Men) 10 a.m. - FEU vs AdU (Men) (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 2 p.m. - AdU vs ADMU (Women) 4 p.m. - NU vs UP (Women) UNIVERSITY of Santo Tomas completed an ...

BAIPHIL Convention levels up
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-03-25
questions about how the global economic environment stands today as well as the risks and challenges for 2017. Deputy Governor Nestor A. Espenilla Jr. spoke on "Digital Banking: A Regulatory Perspective on Financial Innovation, Financial Technology ...

MPIC awarded Cagayan de Oro bulk water project
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-03-25
MPIC is one of three Philippine units of Hong Kong-based First Pacific Co. Ltd., the others being PLDT, Inc. and Philex Mining Corp. Hastings Holdings, Inc. -- a unit of PLDT Beneficial Trust Fund subsidiary MediaQuest Holdings, Inc. -- maintains interest ...

Revenue growth outpaces spending to yield Jan. surplus
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-03-25
Sought for comment, Security Bank Corp. economist Angelo B. Taningco attributed the revenue surge to the scheduled excise tax rate hike that month on tobacco products and fermented liquor, while Asian Institute of Management professor Emmanuel A.

PHL stocks rise on bargain hunting ahead of BSP
BusinessWorld Online - 2017-03-25
The bellwether Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) rose 0.63% or 46.10 points to ... Lisbona, president of PNB Securities, Inc., said in a text message yesterday. After the stock market closed, the central bank, at the conclusion of its policy review ...

Group forges to commit for Kalikasan GP3 2017 and transform advocacy into action
Philippine Information Agency - 2017-03-25
A Memorandum of Cooperation was forged between 14 public and private organizations, among them DENR, DTI, DOST, DOT, Quezon City LGU, SM Supermalls, Ayala Land, Philippine Green Building Council, Philippine Business for the Environment, Foreign Chamber ...

Foton joins Petron, Cignal in Superliga final round
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-03-24
FOTON went through the wringer before rolling over Sta. Lucia Realty, 25-19, 23-25, 25-16, 22-25, 15-11, to formalize its entry in the final round of the Belo-Philippine Superliga Invitational Conference late last night at the FilOil Flying V Center in San ...

Market declines; LT, Melco rise
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-03-24
Nine of the 20 most active stocks advanced, led by conglomerate LT Group Inc. of tycoon Lucio Tan which climbed 3.4 percent to P15.42 and casino operator Melco Crown (Philippines) Resorts Corp. which rose 3.2 percent to P6.19. PLDT Inc. rose 1.6 percent to ...

MPIC unit bags P2.8-B CDO bulk water project
Philstar - 2017-03-24
MANILA, Philippines - MetroPac Water Investments Corp. (MWIC), the bulk water subsidiary of infrastructure and toll roads conglomerate Metro Pacific Investments Corp., has bagged a P2.8 billion bulk water project in Cagayan de Oro. In a disclosure to the ...

Seneca Battalion at St. Bonaventure University to induct four alumni into its ROTC Hall of Fame
sbu.edu - 2017-03-24
Gen. Michael C.H. McDaniel ... 26 years of continuous active duty. For the next 16 years, he was responsible for several programs as a consultant with the Westinghouse and Northrop Grumman Corporation. He has served in numerous civic and community ...

Why Every CEO Needs to Be the Chief Recruiter Too
Inc. - 2017-03-24
Whether a fledgling startup or a multinational corporation, you are the average of everyone around ... I knew I needed a top-of-the-line Chief Marketing Officer. Thinking about what next-gen heads of marketing looked like, I set my sights on one of the ...

Guiding lights
Inquirer Opinion - 2017-03-24
According to Ramon Segismundo, president of the People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP) and chief human resource officer of Meralco, the academe must understand the "future of work" so that its students can make informed career choices.

ALI gets highest credit rating for bond issuance
Inquirer - 2017-03-24
Property giant Ayala Land Inc. (ALI) has obtained from local credit watchdog Philippine Rating Services Corp. (PhilRatings ... its sustained healthy outlook for the real estate industry backed by sound economic fundamentals." ALI is one of the largest ...

Earth Hour 2017: All set for the great switch-off
interaksyon.com - 2017-03-24
Through subsidiary Ayala Property Management Corporation (APMC), for instance ... The historic climate pact would cap greenhouse gas emissions, pursue the global development of renewable energy, and aid climate vulnerable countries to mitigate the harmful ...

Summit Point Golf and Country Club - Resurgence
BusinessMirror. - 2017-03-24
When the decision was made to join giant property developer Sta. Lucia in the development of a golf property ... Jones chose holes that worked with the gently rolling land, moving a minimum of earth and allowing the course to make the most of the terrain.

DENR allowed 8 suspended nickel miners to ship out ore - sources
interaksyon.com - 2017-03-24
A spokeswoman for the environment department did not comment. Two of the suspended mines are owned by construction-to-power firm DMCI Holdings Inc., which was planning to restart the mines this month while it awaits the outcome of an appeal, in a test of ...

Del Monte Pacific issues US-dollar shares
Rappler - 2017-03-24
MANILA, Philippines - Publicly listed Del Monte Pacific, Ltd (DMPL) has debuted its dollar-denominated securities at the Philippine Stock Exchange through a preference share offering. At an investor roadshow held at the Shangri-La Makati last Wednesday ...

DENR national employees union elect 1st woman chair
news.pia.gov.ph - 2017-03-24
ILOILO CITY, 24 March(PIA)--In the office of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-6, she is just any other ordinary employee, until you hear her speak and feel her leadership and determination. This woman is now the national chairperson of ...

Globe urges customers to shift to LTE-capable devices/LTE SIMs
Inquirer Technology - 2017-03-24
Amid aggressive deployment of LTE sites using the 700 megahertz band (MHz), Globe Telecom is encouraging its mobile customers to shift to LTE-capable devices. "As more and more customers are now using sophisticated mobile apps and cloud-based services ...

Youngest winner of Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards leaves a big mark with her micro business
interaksyon.com - 2017-03-24
Gozon, president and CEO, GMA Network, Inc.; Imelda M. Nicolas, former chair, Commission on Filipinos Overseas; Dr. Michael L. Tan, chancellor, University of the Philippines Diliman; Orlando B. Vea, president, Voyager Innovations, Inc.; and Fernando Zobel ...

Jolliville Holdings Corp (JOH)
investing.com - 2017-03-24
Get an in-depth profile of Jolliville Holdings Corp, including a general overview of the company's business and key management, as well as employee data and location and contact information. Jolliville Holdings Corporation is a holding company engaged in ...

MSME DEV'T | DTI, Robinsons Department Store launch first Go Lokal! store
interaksyon.com - 2017-03-24
MANILA - The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), in partnership with Robinsons Department ... and created by innovative Philippine MSMEs. They can be found in consumer-frequented locations as the mainstream distribution channel for world-class Filipino ...

KTM Duke 200 street bike SRP cut by P22k
topgear.com.ph - 2017-03-24
Aside from this, ACPI said about 40% of the components of the KTMs manufactured in the Laguna facility are made in the Philippines. The source added that the official launching of KAMMI will be in June this year, signaling the full local manufacturing ...

Bankers assure aid to police, LGU
Visayan Daily Star - 2017-03-24
The new set of officers of the Negros Oriental Bankers' Club Inc. are Teves (East West Bank), president; Shellane Gabas (AUB), vice president; Leonil Genoso (PS Bank), treasurer; William Dichoso (DRB), secretary; Iris Gail Patino (Chinabank), auditor ...

Globe offers all net call promo
Visayan Daily Star - 2017-03-24
Globe offers all net call promo for as low as PHP1 per minute MANILA-- Globe Telecom will offer call promos for all networks for as low as PHP 1 per minute as a result of lower interconnection rates among telco companies. There were no pure all net voice ...

Exclusive: Philippines allows suspended miners to ship out nickel ore after clampdown
investing.com - 2017-03-24
MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines' environment ministry has allowed eight ... Still, three-month nickel on the London Metal Exchange fell 1 percent to $9,935 a tonne by 0600 GMT, the biggest decliner among base metals on Friday. Nickel has lost more ...