Ayala spending about P174 B for various projects
Philstar - 2017-01-20
The conglomerate tapped BPI Capital Corp., China Bank Capital Corp., PNB Capital and Investment Corp., BDO Capital & Investment Corp., East West Banking Corp. and First Metro Investment Corp. as joint issue managers and joint lead underwriters. Ayala Corp ...

A mansion of languages
Philstar - 2017-01-20
LODESTAR By Danton Remoto (The Philippine Star) | Updated January 21, 2017 - 12:00am In 1977, my mentor, the National Artist for Literature and Theater Rolando S. Tinio, said: "It is too simple-minded to suppose that enthusiasm for Filipino as lingua ...

RCBC earnings slip 3.8% in 9 months
Philstar - 2017-01-20
MANILA, Philippines - Earnings of Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. (RCBC) slipped 3.8 percent in the first nine months of last year as it paid half of the P1 billion fine imposed by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) after it was used as a conduit in the ...

Ms. Universe 2016 is at HOME with PLDT
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-01-20
Long before Miss Universe 2016 landed on the islands of the Philippines, the Filipina beauties vying for this world-class beauty pageant have always been at HOME with PLDT, enjoying a confidently beautiful and fruitful partnership with the leading ...

Pinoys top Asians in lack of regular exercise
Philstar - 2017-01-20
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines topped the list of countries in Asia with individuals lacking regular exercise, according to the Sun Life Financial Asia Health Index for 2016. Results of the index presented to the media yesterday showed the ...

Market slips; Bloomberry up
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-01-20
Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co., the second-biggest lender in terms of assets, fell 0.8 percent to P76.40, while Universal Robina Corp., the largest snack food maker, tumbled 4 percent to P166.10. SM Investments Corp. of retail tycoon Henry Sy Sr.

GMA ordered to pay P21M to illegally dismissed workers
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-01-20
The National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) has ordered GMA Network Inc. to pay P21 million in back wages to more than 30 illegally dismissed employees. The 11-page decision also ordered the reinstatement of the employees, who are members of the Talents ...

GMA ordered to pay P21M to illegally dismissed workers
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-01-20
The National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) has ordered GMA Network Inc. to pay P21 million in back wages to more than 30 illegally dismissed employees. The 11-page decision also ordered the reinstatement of the employees, who are members of the Talents ...

SCBI to address complaints against odor woe
news.pia.gov.ph - 2017-01-20
"The initial plans to put up the AD, or biogas digesters, last year were put on hold as Roxas Pacific Bioenergy Corporation, a subsidiary of Roxas Holdings, Inc., bought out the controlling shareholder, Menarco Clean Energy, Inc. in the first quarter of ...

Globe launches #CyberPinoy cyberwellness campaign
Inquirer Technology - 2017-01-20
Nearly half of Philippine internet users are at risk of falling prey to cybercriminals due to online habits that make them highly-vulnerable to attacks, prompting leading telecommunications company Globe Telecom to launch the #CyberPinoy cyberwellness ...

COCKTALES | Gina Lopez buries Ramon Ang's Manila Bay reclamation project
interaksyon.com - 2017-01-20
The controversial plan of San Miguel president Ramon S. Ang to build either a new city or an airport from the waters of Manila Bay had been scuttled for good by Environment Secretary Gina Lopez. Lopez has cancelled the environmental clearance certificate ...

COCKTALES | Gina Lopez buries Ramon Ang's Manila Bay reclamation project
interaksyon.com - 2017-01-20
The ambitious reclamation would have been the cornerstone project of the Cyber Bay Corp., the listed shell company that had taken over the collectibles of the voided PEA-Amari reclamation project. Ang gave up the chairmanship and presidency of Cyber Bay in ...

SCBI addresses stench
Visayan Daily Star - 2017-01-20
"The initial plans to put up the AD, or biogas digesters, last year were put on hold as Roxas Pacific Bioenergy Corporation, a subsidiary of Roxas Holdings Inc., bought out the controlling shareholder, Menarco Clean Energy, Inc. in the first quarter of ...

House to probe MRT-LRT contract
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-01-20
Pangilinan, San Miguel Corp. president and chief operating officer Ramon Ang and Ayala Land Inc. vice chair Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala. Among other concerns, Alvarez warned that the so-called "win-win" solution under the MOA would necessarily entail ...

Anchor Land Holdings Inc (ALHI)
investing.com - 2017-01-20
Anchor Land Holdings, Inc. is a Philippines-based holding company of the ALHI Group. The Company focuses on the business of real estate organized to acquire by purchase, lease, donation, or otherwise, and to own, use, improve, develop, subdivide, sell ...

Filipino Fund Inc (FFI)
investing.com - 2017-01-20
Get free historical data for FFI. You'll find the closing price, open, high, low, change and %change of the Filipino Fund Inc Stock for the selected range of dates. The data can be viewed in daily, weekly or monthly time intervals. At the bottom of the ...

Vantage Equities Inc (V)
investing.com - 2017-01-20
The Company's subsidiaries include e-Business Services, Inc. (eBiz), eBiz Financial, iCurrencies, Philequity Balanced Fund, Inc., Philequity Foreign Currency Fixed Income, Inc., Yehey! Corporation and Philequity Management, Inc. (PEMI). eBiz offers money ...

Waterfront Philippines Inc (WPI)
investing.com - 2017-01-20
Waterfront Philippines, Incorporated is an investment holding company for hotel, leisure and tourism business. The Company holds equity interests in hotels and resorts, a fitness gym, entities engaged in the international marketing and promotion of casinos ...

Navy warfare unit secures Miss U event in Batangas
Philstar - 2017-01-19
The Davao ancillary event of the Miss Universe pageant has Phoenix Petroleum Inc. as main sponsor. - With Janvic Mateo, Edith Regalado

Primex prepays all its debts from Metrobank, BDO
BusinessMirror. - 2017-01-19
PROPERTY developer Primex Corp. said it had prepaid all its bank obligations with Metropolitan Bank and Trust Co. and BDO Unibank Inc. early this year. Primex, together with subsidiary Primex Realty Corp. and affiliate Primex Land Inc., has a total ...

Primex prepays all its debts from Metrobank, BDO
Business Mirror - 2017-01-19
PROPERTY developer Primex Corp. said it had prepaid all its bank obligations with Metropolitan Bank and Trust Co. and BDO Unibank Inc. early this year. Primex, together with subsidiary Primex Realty Corp. and affiliate Primex Land Inc., has a total ...

Sportswriters name Diaz as Athlete of the Year
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-01-19
SM Prime Holdings Inc., Globalport, Rain or Shine, ICTSI, and MVPSF. There will also be major awardees in different sports and citations to various personalities and entities in the annual rite backed by the Philippine Sports Commission, Philippine Charity ...

Globe earmarks $750 M for 2017 capex
Philstar - 2017-01-19
MANILA, Philippines - Globe Telecom Inc. is allotting $750 million for capital expenditures this year, with the bulk intended to support data services, Globe president and CEO Ernest Cu told reporters yesterday. The capex would be funded through internally ...

Megaworld sets P30-B bond issue
Philstar - 2017-01-19
MANILA, Philippines - Property giant Megaworld Corp. of tycoon Andrew Tan is set to raise as much as P30 billion from a planned bond offering to finance its upcoming projects. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange yesterday, Megaworld said its ...

One night at the museum
BusinessMirror. - 2017-01-19
Tetangco and these men-in-waiting--BSP Deputy Governor Nesting A. Espenilla Jr., BSP Deputy Gov. Diwa C. Guinigundo, former PNB/Allied Bank President and Monetary Board member Peter B. Favila, and East-West Bank President Tony C. Moncupa Jr.--gamely ...

House panel to review common-station MOA
BusinessMirror. - 2017-01-19
Pangilinan, San Miguel Corp. President and COO Ramon S. Ang and North Triangle Depot Commercial Corp., represented by Ayala Land Inc. Vice Chairman Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala. Among other concerns, Alvarez said the so-called win-win solution under the ...

PHL misses 2016 BOP target
BusinessMirror. - 2017-01-19
Bank of the Philippine Islands lead economist Emilio Neri said deficit last December likely emanated from the wider trade deficit during the period, combined with portfolio outflows from both the local equity and bond markets. Neri expressed optimism for ...

Alterra Capital secures P400-million loan from Altus Capital Corp.
BusinessMirror. - 2017-01-19
ALTERRA Capital Partners Inc., a company in the process of renaming itself to Philab Industries Inc., said it has secured a P400-million loan from Altus Capital Corp. to be repaid within 30 months with interest rate of 15 percent per year. "The purpose ...

AC Energy eyes P7.489-billion RE investment deal in Indonesia
BusinessMirror. - 2017-01-19
It is the first greenfield offshore investment of AC Energy through its affiliate AC Energy International Holdings Pte ... be made through their joint-venture company, Star Energy Geothermal (Salak-Darajat) BV. The Philippine consortium consists of ...

Market advances; URC tops gainers
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-01-19
All six counters advanced, while 15 of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by food manufacturer Universal Robina Corp. which climbed 3.8 percent to P173 and property developer Ayala Land Inc. which rose 3 percent to P34.90. Meanwhile ...

Primex prepays all its debts from Metrobank, BDO
BusinessMirror. - 2017-01-19
PROPERTY developer Primex Corp. said it had prepaid all its bank obligations with Metropolitan Bank and Trust Co. and BDO Unibank Inc. early ... levels helps make Primex a fundamentally stronger company, especially at a time when the market is expecting ...

PSBank relocates 3 branches
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-01-19
Philippine Savings Bank, the thrift bank unit of Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co., said Thursday it relocated three branches in Quezon City to provide better customer experience. "We have relocated three of our branches in Quezon City in better locations ...

Kapatid taipans for inclusive growth
beta.philstar.com - 2017-01-19
LT Group President and COO; George Barcelon, Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry president; Kevin Tan, Megaword Corp.first vice president - commercial division; Hans Sy, SM Prime Holdings chairman of the executive committee; Enrique Razon ...

EDITORIAL - Tokhang for ransom
beta.philstar.com - 2017-01-19
The suspected mastermind, Senior Police Officer 3 Ricky Sta. Isabel, recently surrendered to the National Bureau of Investigation. Probers said he enjoyed protection from a retired police general. Yesterday, three more police officers were implicated in ...

Escalating war on cyberspace
beta.philstar.com - 2017-01-19
Other "must" measures that need to be observed to ensure the security of your data involve getting updated anti-virus/anti-malware software on your computer ... This includes online purchasing, smartphone banking, and even social media use.

Athlete of the Year
BusinessMirror. - 2017-01-19
SM Prime Holdings Inc., GlobalPort, Rain or Shine, International Container Terminal Services Inc. and MVP Sports Foundation. There will also be major awardees in different sports and citations to various personalities and entities in the annual rite backed ...

SM's China performance gets nod from ASEAN business players
interaksyon.com - 2017-01-19
Tan received the award from Mr. Xu Ningning, Executive President of China-ASEAN Business Council. "We receive this award with great honor not only for the company, but for the Philippines. This shows the tremendous cooperation among ASEAN members ...

Vitangcol eyes charges vs DOTr execs over MRT-LRT common station
Rappler - 2017-01-19
In September 2016, Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade allowed a compromise deal between SMPHI and other stakeholders such as Ayala Corporation, San Miguel Corporation, and Metro Pacific Investments Corporation. The agreement was to construct the ...

AC Energy eyes another renewable energy investment
Rappler - 2017-01-19
MANILA, Philippines - AC Energy ... a special purpose company based in Indonesia. It is the first greenfield offshore investment of AC Energy through its affiliate AC Energy International Holdings Private Limited, a Singapore private limited company.

Alvarez: P2.8-billion MRT-LRT common station too expensive
Rappler - 2017-01-19
From the private sector, Hans Sy (SM Prime Holdings Incorporated), Manuel Pangilinan (Light Rail Manila Corporation), Ramon Ang (San Miguel Corporation), and Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala (North Triangle Depot Commercial Corporation) signed. (LOOK ...

House set to scrutinize MRT, LRT common station deal
interaksyon.com - 2017-01-19
Pangilinan, San Miguel Corp. (SMC) president and chief operating officer Ramon Ang and North Triangle Depot Commercial Corp. (NTDCC) represented by Ayala Land Inc. vice chairman Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala. The common station will link LRT Line 1 and MRT ...

Vitangcol to file graft complaint over MRT-LRT common station
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-01-19
Vitangcol was referring to SM Prime Holdings as the one who won the bidding, but still agreed to strike a compromise deal with other stakeholders San Miguel Corp. (SMC) and Light Rail Manila Corp., which is owned by Ayala Corp. and Metro Pacific ...

Some sections of Compostela-Cateel Road affected by rains
news.pia.gov.ph - 2017-01-19
DAVAO CITY Jan. 19 (PIA)- Due to incessant heavy rains the Department of Public Works and Highways-XI has issued an advisory on the following road sections of the Compostela-Cateel Road. Road Closure is in effect in the sections of Barangay Panansalan ...

Meet the Full Cast of NOLI ME TANGERE, THE OPERA 60th-Anniversary Production
Broadway World - 2017-01-19
Based on Dr. Jose Rizal's 1887 classic novel of the same name, Noli Me Tangere, The Opera, premiered at the Far Eastern University in 1957 and made its CCP debut in 1974. This production, which recently had critically-acclaimed engagements in New York ...

MRT, LRT Common Station Construction To Start In 2017
ibtimes.ph - 2017-01-19
Present at the signing were officials from DOTr and the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) along with SM Prime Holdings, Inc. (SMPHI), San Miguel Corporation (SMC), North Triangle Depot Commercial Corporation (NTDCC), Ayala Corporation and ...

Centro Escolar University Official
www.facebook.com - 2017-01-19
Let us help you in finding your dream job! All graduating students of CEU are required to attend the 27th Job and Career Fair on January 27, 2017 at the Student Activity Center. Register online via www.MBclassifiedJOBS.com for the CEU Job and Career Fair ...

Ginebra San Miguel Inc (GSMI)
investing.com - 2017-01-19
Ginebra San Miguel Inc. (GSMI) is a Philippines-based company, which is engaged in the manufacturing and selling of alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages (NAB). The Company has two operating segments: alcoholic and NAB. The Company's alcoholic segment ...

Aga Muhlach Is Now a Lolo of Three!
smartparenting.com.ph - 2017-01-19
First "three-parent" baby born to infertile couple Quirino Rep. Dakila Carlo Cua ... The proposed bill, House Bill No. 4774, state that employees earning P250,000 and below a year will be exempted from paying income tax. Those with annual income over ...

More PAL flights out of Clark
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-01-18
Philippine Airlines (PAL) will operate more flights to Cebu, Davao and Puerto Princesa out of Clark International Airport starting Jan. 30. "We aim to cater to the flight needs of northern Metro Manila, central and northern Luzon residents. Now ...

Duterte dines with tycoons
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-01-18
Elena Construction and Development Corp. President and CEO; Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala, Ayala Corp. Chairman and CEO; Tony Tan Caktiong, Jollibee Foods Chairman and CEO; Edgar "Injap" Sia, Double Dragon Properties Corp. Chairman and CEO; former ...