No. 1 Petron eyes sweep vs No. 2 Foton - 3 months ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Holder Petron brings out the broom as it eyes a perfect first-round ending today against second-running Foton in the Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference today at the Filoil Flying V Center. The well-oiled Blaze Spikers look ...

Relief of stuffy PHL port seen requiring strong-willed leader
BusinessMirror - 3 months ago
In the medium term, Pataling­hug said Asian Terminals Inc. (ATI) and International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) should not be allowed to expand their operations in Manila ports.

Changing configuration of Philippine capitalism
BusinessMirror - 3 months ago
Of course, one cannot fail to see the booming real estate, condominium business and property development in major cities. One of the original visionaries who realized that huge ...

Stock Market 017: The trading plan
BusinessMirror - 3 months ago
US President Dwight D. Eisenhower said in 1957: "Plans are worthless, but planning is everything." This is from the man who was the supreme commander of all the Allied Forces in Europe during ...

Bayan Muna to SC: Resolve 10-yr-old joint exploration deal in WPS
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 3 months ago
However, China, which is also claiming Reed Bank, has been blocking ... and might bury the Philippines in debt to the very country that has rapaciously built islands and occupied our seas in ...

COMMENTARY: GMA 2018 Christmas station ID highlights charity
PEP - 3 months ago
In the final shots, Atty. Felipe Gozon, chairman and CEO of GMA Network Inc., appears with other key officials and hundreds of employees of the Kapuso Network. That GMA-7 chooses to start its Christmas Station ID with its most credible newscaster and ...

How to create traffic - 3 months ago
First of all, it is hard to comprehend the logic of ripping up the entire length of Henry Javier which starts from Meralco Avenue all the way to Shaw Boulevard, all in one go instead of sections so they could have avoided having to turn the road into a ...

P Viji fights for a fair deal for women labourers in Kerala - 3 months ago
It all began with the formation of Penkoottu, an association formed in 2009 for women working in SM Street, Kozhikode ... Most recently, following AMTU intervention, the Kozhikode Corporation carried out the repair of a well used by the laundry workers ...

Solon joins opposition against coal-fired power plant in La Union
BusinessMirror - 3 months ago
La Union by Global Luzon Energy Development Corporation (GLEDC). "As former Chairperson of the House Special Committee on Climate Change, I feel strongly against the threat to the environment ...

Bali wedding for Christian & Kat - 3 months ago
As the more than 80 invited guests from around the world cheer them right on, Christian Bautista and Kat Ramnani seal it with a kiss at their wedding in Bali, Indonesia, last Saturday, Nov. 17 Kat, 34, is a Globe Telecom manager for Content & Strategic ...

Fruitful CIIE inspires Int'l exhibitors' appreciation for China
The Jamaica Observer - 3 months ago
Noella Ferns, executive vice-president for Greater China and the Philippines of British Airways (BA), said ... said Zhang Ting, spokeswoman of Panasonic's Chinese branch. It also leads to a new era of global exchanges and cooperation, Zhang added.

Made in China 2025
Inquirer Opinion - 3 months ago
There is now a required general education course in college called Science, Technology and Society (STS), and I hope ... More than China in the West Philippine Sea, the United States sees Made in China 2025 as even more threatening to the Americans ...

Sumitomo to invest $1.8bn in Indonesia for EV battery metal
Nikkei Asian Review - 3 months ago
The new facility will broaden sourcing options beyond the existing refinery operations in the Philippines and bolster cost competitiveness. Few companies can handle everything from raw material ...

UnionBank lends P5 billion for various MPIC projects
BusinessMirror - 3 months ago
In its disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, the MPIC said the loan proceeds ... on Tuesday a P1-billion deal with Dole Philippines Inc. to design, construct and operate biogas facilities ...

Petron, Foton remain on top of PSL All-Filipino conference
Rappler - 3 months ago
MANILA, Philippines - Petron and Foton tightened their grips on top when they crushed their respective foes in the Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference on Tuesday, November 20, at the Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan. The Blaze Spikers made ...

From Michael Yang to Dennis Uy: Who's who at Xi Jinping state banquet
Rappler - 3 months ago
Uy, who hails from Duterte's hometown of Davao City, is also his presidential adviser on sports. A barong-clad Lucio Tan and Michael Tan of the LT Group of Companies were seated in one table. William Gatchalian of the Wellex Group and father of Senator ...

Ayala Land, Eton Properties create greenest urban estate
Inquirer - 3 months ago
a master planned mixed use estate developed by Ayala Land Inc. (ALI) and Eton Properties Philippines Inc. (EPPI) through its joint venture ALI Eton Property Development Corp. Abundance of green ...

Ikea Philippines will be the size of 200 basketball courts
CNN Philippines - 3 months ago
Manila (CNN Philippines Life) -- During the media launch of Ikea Philippines ... Inc. has inked a long-term lease agreement with SM Prime Holdings and will be the largest tenant at the SM ...

LIST: Deals signed during Xi Jinping's trip to Philippines
Rappler - 3 months ago
China Energy Engineering Corporation Framework Agreement for Industrial Park between Bases Conversion and Development Authority and Gezhouba Contract for the Project Management Consultancy of the Philippine National Railways South Long Haul Project (North ...

Globe shows mad love for local movies, TV, and music
Inquirer Entertainment - 3 months ago
Globe Studios, the entertainment production company arm of Globe Telecom joins the effort in raising local love of Filipino viewers with the second year of .giff (Globe Independent Film Festival ...

World's largest Ikea to open in the Philippines
Nikkei Asian Review - 3 months ago
Ikea will lease the store from developer SM Prime Holdings, which will build the outlet in the Mall of Asia Complex, near Manila Bay. Ikea is opening the store in a Greater Manila that is bursting ...

Ikea anchors at MOA
Inquirer - 3 months ago
It will be located at the MOA Complex in Pasay City, after the company sealed a long-term lease agreement with SM Prime Holdings, Inc., making the company the "largest anchor tenant" in MOA.

In photos: What to watch out for when IKEA opens its first store in the Philippines - 3 months ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Global furniture retailer IKEA announced ... Alfamart and Watsons. In a disclosure to the stock exchange, SM Prime Holdings, Inc. -- operator of the SM Mall of Asia -- said the project will add more than 121,000 square meters ...

PSL sweep far from Petron's mind - 3 months ago
MANILA, Philippines - After five matches, Petron remains flawless, prompting sideliners to believe that it is headed for another perfect season in the ongoing Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference. But sweeping the tournament is the last thing on ...

China names state-owned firm in draft joint exploration deal, sets aside claims
CNN Philippines - 3 months ago
"China authorizes China National Offshore Oil Corporation as Chinese enterprise ... The two firms were earlier in talks to drill the disputed Reed Bank or Recto Bank, a disputed islet 85 nautical ...

Trailblazing PRUride PH set for bigger staging in 2019
BusinessWorld - 3 months ago
Pru Life UK is setting the stage for another engaging run of the PRUride PH in 2019. -- PRU LIFE UK -- OFFICIAL FACEBOOK ACCOUNT SIGNIFICANTLY growing since its first staging in 2016, Pru Life UK is girding for a bigger edition of PRUride PH next year.

China Telecom, DICT ink deal for submarine broadband infrastructure
Rappler - 3 months ago
including giants Globe and Smart. "This will make our internet connectivity very much faster and cheaper," Rio said. China Telecom is part of the Mislatel consortium which was recently named as the 3rd major telecommunications player. The signing for ...

'A friend in need': China's promises to PH
Rappler - 3 months ago
Two Chinese companies part of the group were also found to have been blacklisted by the World Bank. Another Chinese company, Power Construction Corporation of China or PowerChina, is now part of several firms bidding to be part of rebuilding efforts in ...

Baguio hosts mining confab on Nov. 20-23
Philippine Information Agency - 3 months ago
Here, an underground mine worker from Philex Mining Corporation oversees operation at the Padcal Operations in Tuba, Benguet.(RMC-PIA CAR) BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 19 (PIA) -- Around 500 mining industry stakeholders are expected to converge in this city this week ...

Expanding and inspiring Filipino families
BusinessWorld - 3 months ago
In late June of this year, the subsidiary of the property behemoth Megaworld Corp. completed the purchase of another developer, Stateland, Inc., which has been in the real estate industry for four decades. As a result of this acquisition, SPI now caters to ...

Oil firms slash pump prices for 6th straight week
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 3 months ago
Unioil, Phoenix, Seaoil and Caltex reduced prices of gasoline by P1.30 per liter while Shell, Total, PTT and Flying V announced a reduction of P1.25 per liter. All of these companies also reduced ...

Supporting the Navy & USMC with Next-Gen Mobile Devices
Computerworld - 3 months ago
However, hostile physical environments and specialized use cases put more stringent demands on mobile devices being used by the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corp (USMC). Robert Murphy describes the unique requirements for these programs.

The 2018 MVP Bossing Awards - 3 months ago
Tony Tan Caktiong, founder and chairman of Jollibee Foods Corp., was the last Grand MVP Bossing awardee in 2016. GT Capital Holdings covice chairman Alfred Ty receives the Special Lifetime Achievement Award on behalf of his father Dr. George S.K. Ty from ...

Benguet Corp swings to net loss in 9 months - 3 months ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Listed miner Benguet Corp. incurred a net loss of P123.4 million in the ... and develops water resources and real estate projects.

DOF exec: 13 mining firms can resume operations if allowed by DENR
BusinessMirror - 3 months ago
Sinai Exploration and Development Corp., Libjo Mining Corp., Wellex Mining Corp., Carrascal Nickel Corp ... It covers not just economies or industries or companies or markets, but all the people and elements whose dynamics influence developments, movements ...

Perpetual Altas to parade retooled lineup for NC volley - 3 months ago
His talented rookies are Sandra Dayao from FEU Manila, 18-year-old Janie Padua from Eastern Pangasinan Agriculture College, Hannah Suico from Notra Dame of Dadiangas and Charina Scott from Naic, Cavite. Other members of the team are setter Angielou ...

iPeople allocates P2.5B for Mapua Makati campus
BusinessWorld - 3 months ago
The merger will still have to undergo regulatory approval. Once approved, 51.3% of iPeople will be owned by Yuchengco-led House of Investments, Inc., while AC will have a 33.5% stake.

BSP bars Araneta from bank, financial institution leadership
BusinessMirror - 3 months ago
In its disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE), LBC Express Holdings Inc. said Araneta received the letter from the Central Bank stemming from the closure of LBC Development Bank Inc ...

Mislatel's confirmation as 3rd telco nothing to do with Chinese President's visit --DICT
CNN Philippines - 3 months ago
READ: Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in PH Tuesday Mislatel was declared as the "provisional" winner of the bidding on November 7 after Philippine Telegraph and Telephone Corp. (PT&T ...

Dennis Uy-China Telecom venture confirmed as third telco
Inquirer - 3 months ago
Philippine Telegraph & Telephone Corp. was disqualified because it was unable to a secure a certification that it met the technical requirement of having 10 years of operations on a national scale.

Lack of endgame poise hurting Cignal's PSL bid, says coach - 3 months ago
Head coach Edgar Barroga said their lack of endgame poise worked to their disadvantage, prompting them to surrender a sorry five-set loss to Petron in their previous game at the Caloocan Sports Complex over the weekend. In that match, Frances Molina and ...

JBC to interview SC associate justice aspirants on December 5
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 3 months ago
Centro Escolar University law school associate dean Rita Linda Jimeno and former Ateneo law dean Cesar Villanueva. Tijam was the second appointee of President Rodrigo Duterte. He was appointed on ...

China Telecom's Philippines plan under scrutiny
Nikkei Asian Review - 3 months ago
In the week of a long-awaited visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping's to the Philippines, the Southeast Asian country is on the cusp of approving a major investment by a Chinese telecommunications ...

SE Asia Stocks-Most subdued; Philippines extends gains
Reuters - 3 months ago
Index heavyweight SM Investments Corp rose 2.3 percent, set to gain for a second straight session, while country's oldest conglomerate Ayala Corp climbed as much as 1.9 percent to hit over one-and-a-half-week high. However, trading in most other regional ...

About making a difference - 3 months ago
For the tax authorities, the schedule of taxation of all other motor vehicles orbited around that core base line; 10-seat AUV local production must be encouraged by giving it the most advantage in tax reduction/incentives. This stymied variety and ...

VP to young leaders: Uphold democracy
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 3 months ago
In a speech before the Asia 21 Young Leaders Global Summit attended by over 90 rising business, political and civil society leaders ... solar panels donated by ASA Philippines and Team Philippines ...

3rd telco urged to partner with rivals
Inquirer - 3 months ago
The head of the Department of Information and Communications ... its multibillion-peso performance bond and return of awarded radio frequencies if it repeatedly breaches its commitments.

Business Briefs
Inquirer - 3 months ago
SM Prime has so far opened four new malls in the first nine months of the year, namely: SM Center Imus in Cavite, SM City Urdaneta Central in Pangasinan, SM City Telabastagan in Pampanga and SM ...

Global markets spur local rollback anew: Gas P1.30, diesel P1
BusinessMirror - 3 months ago
MOTORISTS welcomed at the weekend another round of lower pump prices for the sixth consecutive week. Phoenix Petroleum took the lead when it implemented noon of Saturday a P1.30 per liter price ...

Pinoy entrepreneurs bag ASEAN business awards - 3 months ago
Century Pacific Food, Inc. founder and chairman Ricardo Po Sr. meets Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad. Century received the grand award for family enterprise. First, I am proud to announce that the Philippines bagged many ASEAN Business ...