STI Education Systems Holdings Inc (STI)
investing.com - 2016-12-31
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PSEi expands P973 M as of end-2016
Philstar - 2016-12-30
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine stock market expanded by P973 million as of end-2016, data from the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE), the operator ... are mobile celebrity games provider Xeleb Inc. with a P736 million IPO, technology company Audiowav ...

Hemorrhaging aid
Philstar - 2016-12-30
The International Monetary Fund, the World Bank. To be qualified to borrow, you execute pledges and prepare work plans. As for China and Russia ... the independent US aid agency Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) voted to not renew its aid package ...

Philippine Cup Best Player of Conference Fajardo on course for 4th plum
Philstar - 2016-12-30
The closest threat to Fajardo is Romeo with his league-leading averages of 27.0 points and 6.3 assists. The former FEU star also puts in 2.5 rebounds an outing. In his finest start in a season, Cabagnot, meanwhile, norms sterling all-around numbers of 18.2 ...

Govt prepares auction for LRT-1 rail coach deal
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-30
LRMC, a joint venture between Ayala Corp. and Metro Pacific Investments Corp., has been operating and maintaining the existing LRT-1 system since the functions were handed over by Light Rail Transit Authority in September last year. LRTA remains the ...

Part 1: 'Rightful' owners of prime lot in QC fight back
Rappler - 2016-12-30
MANILA, Philippines - They are the heirs of Eulalio Ragua, the purported owner of the prime lot in Quezon City where SM North EDSA Mall and Trinoma ... 2007 - paved the way for the massive development of QC-CBD. Both EOs aim to rationalize and speed ...

Homeowners continue to pay homage to developers
Inquirer - 2016-12-30
"I was still in college when my sister left for Italy to try her luck and ... Dela Cruz is a proud owner of two Soto Grande condotels, one in Iloilo and another in Davao. She targeted the tourist destinations, knowing that she would likely earn there.

Private sector works with government in drug war
Philstar - 2016-12-30
It is the second rehabilitation center undertaken by the Alliance Global Group Inc. I was able to talk briefly to Kevin Tan of the Alliance Global Group Inc. (AGI) who said "we must not neglect rehabilitation." The Andrew Tan-led investment holding ...

PHL banking sector unscathed by global headwinds
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-30
In this March 17, 2016, file photo (standing, from left), East West Bank Branch Manager Allan PeƱalosa, Michael Bautista of Philrem Services Corp., Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. COO Eugene Manalastas, counsel Victor Fernandez and Midas Hotel and ...

Jollibee sells stake in US food chain
Inquirer - 2016-12-30
Homegrown fast-food giant Jollibee Foods Corp. has completed its divestment from niche American restaurant business Jinja Bar and Bistro, in line with its strategy to focus on offshore businesses with a critical mass. Jollibee recently disclosed the ...

Corpus, Katsuragawa coast to 6-shot NGAP doubles romp
m.philstar.com - 2016-12-30
Smart and Metro Pacific Investment Corp. Monsalve and Uy, who started the final round four strokes behind, pressed their final round bid with a birdie on No. 1 but reeled back with a double-bogey mishap on No. 6, needing to birdie the ninth to save an even ...

LanzaTech Awarded $4M from DOE for Low Carbon Jet & Diesel Demonstration Facility
Andhra News - 2016-12-30
Yogendra Sarin, President & CEO at Petron Scientech Inc. "Petron is pleased and excited ... China International Capital Corp, Suncor and the New Zealand Superannuation Fund. http://www.lanzatech.com

Aboitiz units acquire First-Agro Industrial Rural Bank Inc.
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-30
Union Properties Inc. (UPI) and City Savings Bank Inc. (CitySavings) have obtained Monetary Board (MB) approval to finalize their acquisition of Bogo-based lender First-Agro Industrial Rural Bank Inc. (FairBank). UPI and CitySavings, both wholly owned ...

PLDT bolsters digital highway in Mindanao
Inquirer - 2016-12-30
PLDT Inc. is completing three major IT-related projects in Davao, as a part of efforts to bolster its network infrastructure and presence in Mindanao. In a statement, PLDT said the projects were: its fourth cable landing station, a state-of-the-art ...

PAL to launch new routes
Philstar - 2016-12-30
MANILA, Philippines - Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is planning to launch new routes for 2017, starting with the Clark to Incheon service to be offered on Jan.1. In a statement, PAL said it is starting 2017 with the launch of a new route that ...

Abacore Capital Holdings Inc (ABA)
investing.com - 2016-12-30
A brief summary - strong Buy, Buy, strong Sell, Sell or Neutral signals for the Abacore Capital Holdings Inc stock. A detailed technical analysis through moving averages buy/sell signals (simple and exponential for 5,10,20,50,100 and 200 periods) and ...

Manila Mining Corp (MA)
investing.com - 2016-12-30
A brief summary - strong Buy, Buy, strong Sell, Sell or Neutral signals for the Manila Mining Corp stock. A detailed technical analysis through moving averages buy/sell signals (simple and exponential for 5,10,20,50,100 and 200 periods) and common chart ...

2 plants to run during Malampaya shutdown
Philstar - 2016-12-30
Meanwhile, Fuentebella said the 414-MW San Gabriel gas plant of First Gen Corp. would not run during the Malampaya shutdown. The DOE has been meeting with energy stakeholders to be affected by the Malampaya shutdown. Discussions center on mitigating ...

YEAR-ENDER | A more entrenched telco duopoly
interaksyon.com - 2016-12-30
Consumer expectations were dashed after the touted partnership between conglomerate San Miguel Corp (SMC) and Australian telecom giant Telstra was called ... but then sold off its telco assets to PLDT and Globe in a blockbuster P69.1 billion deal.

5 ways online travel agencies make traveling a lot easier
Philstar - 2016-12-30
There are several payment methods available 24/7. You can pay through BPI via Dragonpay, 7-Eleven convenience stores, or BDO via Coins.ph. Moreover, you can go paperless with your plane tickets and hotel vouchers as the app makes them accessible on various ...

Philippine stocks end volatile 2016 at 6,840.64
interaksyon.com - 2016-12-30
The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) lost 5.80 points to close at ... meetings," said Justino Calaycay Jr., head of marketing and research of A&A Securities Inc. Calaycay said a new US government and an era of rising oil prices, among ...

SMB's Fajardo early PBA BPC frontrunner
Philstar - 2016-12-30
The closest threat to Fajardo is Romeo with his league-leading averages of 27.0 points and 6.3 assists. The former FEU star also puts in 2.5 rebounds an outing. In his finest start in a season, Cabagnot, meanwhile, norms sterling all-around numbers of 18.2 ...

Bacolod set for '31 to1'
Visayan Daily Star - 2016-12-30
awarded Most Outstanding Teacher of the Philippines by the Metrobank Foundation; Board topnotchers: Ma. Fatima Ofracio, Bacolod City College graduate, 9th placer, Licensure Examinations for Teachers-Elementary Level; Julio Zayco, CSA-B graduate ...

Gov't sets more borrowings for Q1 2017
Philstar - 2016-12-30
Sought for comment, Emilio Neri Jr., lead economist at Bank of the Philippine Islands, said more auctions are not likely to temper rate expectations, not with other investment outlets available. "The increased frequency should translate to higher rates as ...

COCKTALES | Camp John Hay loses SEC fight in rush to sell 'money-back' condo units
interaksyon.com - 2016-12-30
The Camp John Hay-Fil Estate consortium has lost its case in the Supreme ... Jose Jaime Policarpio Jr. is slated to become the next president of the Philippine Deposit Insurance Corp. His appointment has supposedly already been cleared with the PDIC ...

MPTDC hikes stake in TMC
Philstar - 2016-12-30
The change of name would also require SEC approval. MNTC is the concessionaire for both the NLEX and Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway. It is also the designated company for the NLEX-South Luzon Expressway connector road project. TMC, meanwhile, is engaged in ...

BOI greenlights PhP10.2B Tondo Low-Cost Housing Project
news.pia.gov.ph - 2016-12-30
THC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of mass housing developer 8990 Holdings Inc. To date, it is one of the largest developers of low-cost housing in the country with 47 registered projects around the country, of which 44 are registered with the BOI with an ...

BOI greenlights PhP10.2B Tondo Low-Cost Housing Project
news.pia.gov.ph - 2016-12-30
THC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of mass housing developer 8990 Holdings Inc. To date, it is one of the largest developers of low-cost housing in the country with 47 registered projects around the country, of which 44 are registered with the BOI with an ...

How Symantec Transformed in 2016
Investopedia - 2016-12-29
Shares of cybersecurity pioneer Symantec Corp. (SYMC) are trading up about 16% year to date ... Management also highlighted product milestones including its next-gen Symantec Endpoint Protection 14 model, which integrated artificial intelligence with ...

Season of fear: No silent nights in war on drugs
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-12-29
Barangay Hagdan Bato Libis is a three-minute ride away and we immediately see a crowd gather around the body lying in the middle of the road, just several steps away from a 7-Eleven store. Michael Desvarro, a 39-year-old cigarette vendor, was killed on A.

Are Social Security Benefits a Form of Socialism?
Investopedia - 2016-12-29
While the government does hire independent contractors - such as Lockheed Martin Corporation, International Business ... With more and more Boomers reaching retirement - and the fact that Gen X, the next generation, is much smaller - Social Security ...

MPIC unit to start Calax construction
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-29
Construction of the rest of the project sections will start by the third quarter of 2017. MPCala tapped DMCI Consunj Inc. to construct the Laguna side of the project, while Leighton Holdings of Australia will build the Cavite side. Construction is expected ...

Clueless on what to give? Daiso Japan shares gift-giving ideas
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-29
Your friend would always remember you whenever she travels when you give her these functional travel essentials Daiso Japan has 56 stores nationwide through Robinsons Retail Holdings Inc., which holds the exclusive sub-license to sell authentic Daiso ...

YEARENDER: Tourism sector sustains upward trajectory
Philstar - 2016-12-29
MANILA, Philippines - The year 2016 is shaping up to be another banner year for the Philippine ... at least as far as the facilitating the entry and service standards are concerned," he added. Investments Another landmark for the DOT and its attached ...

Dark New Year looms in Bicol
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-12-29
Carlos Larosa, Albay Power and Energy Corp. (Apec) manager, said the typhoon destroyed transmission ... Larosa said teams from Meralco, Aboitiz and three other electric cooperatives from other regions arrived in Albay on Thursday to help in restoration ...

AboitizPower completes purchase of GNPower plants
Philstar - 2016-12-29
MANILA, Philippines - Aboitiz Power Corp. has completed its acquisition of interests in two GNPower coal-fired power plants in Bataan, allowing it to get closer to its 4,000-megawatt (MW) capacity target. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange ...

Swiss weather-tools provider backs up climate-forecast upgrade in PHL
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-29
File Photo from tcktcktck.org: Devastation in Tacloban, Philippines ... International Development, 2013. GLOBAL weather technology and services company Meteologix AG is supporting the upgrade of existing platforms of WeatherPhilippines Foundation Inc ...

GMA network sees availability of DTT by H1 2017
Philstar - 2016-12-29
MANILA, Philippines - GMA Network Inc. said its Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) product would be available within the first half of next year. GMA chairman and CEO Felipe Gozon said the network is aiming to launch the DTT service within the first ...

Union Bank subsidiaries acquire FairBank
Philstar - 2016-12-29
CEBU, Philippines - City Savings Bank and Union Properties Inc., both wholly-owned subsidiaries of Aboitiz-led Union Bank of the Philippines (UBP), have obtained the Monetary Board's nod to acquire Cebu-based First-Agro Industrial Rural Bank or FairBank.

GMA Network set to invest initial P416 million to install digital terrestrial TV
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-29
BROADCAST giant GMA Network Inc. just waited for Filipino homes to be digitally ready before it started investing in transmitter facilities for its digital terrestrial television (DTT) program, executives of the listed television company said on Tuesday.

Sale of ABS-CBN Corp.digital TV set-top boxes breaches 2-million mark
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-29
Rizal and Tarlac. "The increased sales velocity could be attributed to a combination of better content offering, new value-added services--like KBO and TVplus Tambayan --strengthened distribution, and a more affordable price point," said Chinky ...

LOOK BACK: High-profile ponencias of retiring SC Justice Arturo Brion
Rappler - 2016-12-29
2011: Flight Attendants and Stewards Association of the Philippines (FASAP) vs Philippine Airlines (PAL) In 1998, PAL retrenched some 5,000 employees as a cost-cutting measure due to the effects of the 1997 Asian financial crisis. FASAP filed a complaint ...

Manila Doctors opens new medical tower
Philstar - 2016-12-29
MANILA, Philippines - With an untiring spirit of compassion and ... Last Dec. 8, a ribbon-cutting ceremony led by former president and now Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada and Metrobank Group chairman George S.K. Ty officially opened its new medical tower ...

WATCH | DOE orders speeding up of power resumption in typhoon-hit areas
interaksyon.com - 2016-12-29
The One Meralco Foundation has also sent restoration teams to Catanduanes, Camarines Sur, and Albay. Aside from the DOE, President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the speeding up of rehabilitation, especially in the Bicol Region. He also promised assistance ...

AboitizPower completes acquisition of GNPower assets
m.bworldonline.com - 2016-12-29
ABOITIZ POWER Corp. (AboitizPower) said it had completed on Tuesday the acquisition of a majority stake in a coal-fired power plant in Mariveles, Bataan and a minority stake in an adjacent coal plant for $1.197 billion. "Following receipt of the BoI ...

DOF in 2016: Stepped-up efforts towards regional integration, financial inclusion in partnership with development partners
news.pia.gov.ph - 2016-12-29
and Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) have recently signified interest to support more financial inclusion initiatives of the government through technical assistance," the DOF said. (DOF) The Philippine Information Agency (PIA ...

3rd Mining Engineering and Geology Association (MEGA) Month
wheninmanila.com - 2016-12-29
The jam-packed first week of the 3 rd MEGA Month is to be succeeded ... Inc. in cooperation with Sumitomo Metal Mining Philippine Holdings Corporation, Coral Bay Nickel Corporation and Taganito HPAL, Nickel Asia Corporation, and Eagle Cement in ...

Makati Finance Corp (MFIN)
investing.com - 2016-12-29
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Fire guts Red Cross building in Olongapo
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-28
It was the only structure left standing in the complex after nearby buildings had been demolished to give way to the development project of SM Prime Holdings Inc. "The City Government had earlier asked us to vacate the premises as it has committed that a ...

Market surges; ALI tops gainers
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-28
The Philippine Stock Exchange index, the 30-company benchmark ... Seventeen of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by developer Ayala Land Inc. which jumped 5.1 percent to P31.70 and conglomerate Aboitiz Equity Ventures Inc. which advanced ...