DENR cancels ECC of Davao Or. mine; Benguet Mining probed on spill
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-12-15
Palawan (ECC issued October 2010); - the Longos gold mining project of United Paragon Mining Corp. in Paracale, Camarines Norte (October 2010), and; - the Sacobia Sun Valley Resort of Donggwang Clark Corp. in Clark Special Economic Zone, Mabalacat City ...

DENR cancels ECC of Davao Or. mine; Benguet Mining probed on spill
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-12-15
Palawan (ECC issued October 2010); - the Longos gold mining project of United Paragon Mining Corp. in Paracale, Camarines Norte (October 2010), and; - the Sacobia Sun Valley Resort of Donggwang Clark Corp. in Clark Special Economic Zone, Mabalacat City ...

Sec. Jesus Dureza attends Simbang Gabi sa Konsulado
filipinoreporter.us - 2016-12-14
and the Philippine National Bank. Prior to the Simbang Gabi mass, Secretary Dureza briefed the officials of the Philippine Mission to the United Nations in New York and the Philippine Consulate General in New York on the latest developments in the peace ...

Clark airport gets CAAP safety nod
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-14
Roberto Lim, and Philippine Airlines president Jaime Bautista (second from right). Eric B. Apolonio The certification covers safety management system, aerodrome reporting, access to the movement area, aerodrome emergency plan, rescue and firefighting ...

Ayala offers to resolve traffic woes
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-14
A wholly-owned subsidiary of conglomerate Ayala Corp. said Wednesday it will submit a list of infrastructure projects under an unsolicited mode to the Duterte administration to alleviate traffic congestion in Metro Manila. "We have a few projects ...

Ayala offers to resolve traffic woes
Manila Standard Today - 2016-12-14
A wholly-owned subsidiary of conglomerate Ayala Corp. said Wednesday it will submit a list of infrastructure projects under an unsolicited mode to the Duterte administration to alleviate traffic congestion in Metro Manila. "We have a few projects ...

Ayala offers to resolve traffic woes
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-14
A wholly-owned subsidiary of conglomerate Ayala Corp. said Wednesday it will submit a list of infrastructure projects under an unsolicited mode to the Duterte administration to alleviate traffic congestion in Metro Manila. "We have a few projects ...

Market climbs; SMC, Ayala rise
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-14
The Philippine Stock Exchange index, the 30-company benchmark ... led by chemical producer D&L Industries Inc. which climbed 4.5 percent to P11.68 and conglomerate Ayala Corp. which advanced 4.3 percent to P719.50. San Miguel Corp. jumped 4 percent ...

Southern expansion
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-14
Ayala Land Inc. recently opened its new shopping mall, the South Park-Ayala Malls, which will also house an outsourcing company and point-to-point bus terminal in Alabang, Muntinlupa City. Attending the launch program were (from left) Transportation ...

Bermaz Auto seeks nod for P1.2-b IPO
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-14
... owned by Bermaz Motor International Ltd. of Malaysian conglomerate Berjaya Corp. and 25.5-percent by listed Berjaya Philippines Inc. Bermaz Auto reported a net income of P216.2 million in the first six months of the fiscal year covering May to October ...

Phone rates falling but power cost rising
Manila Standard Today - 2016-12-14
The National Telecommunications Commission recently issued Memorandum Circular No. 09-11-2016 on interconnection charge for voice service, advising Globe Telecom Inc. and PLDT Inc. to cap their interconnection charges at P2.50 per minute. With the average ...

Meet the friends of Hello Kitty
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-14
The first musical which features well-loved global icon Hello Kitty and friends, entitled Hello Kitty Live - Fashion & Friends, premieres on Dec. 20 and will run until the first day of 2017 at the Meralco Theater. Set in modern-day London, Hello Kitty is ...

Sugar for your honey
Philstar - 2016-12-14
For both, it was love at first sight. Bert, now a successful businessman, was then an engineering student at the University of Santo Tomas, and Nonie was taking up education at Centro Escolar University. They would marry on a joyous December day 58 years ...

Plunder and lighting
Inquirer - 2016-12-14
The publicly listed SPC Power Corp. disclosed to the PSE that it filed--again--a motion for reconsideration with the Supreme Court in the case on NPPC. The government fire-sale firm PSALM has been trying to unload NPPC in the past seven years precisely ...

Alsons Power keen on IPO
Philstar - 2016-12-14
MANILA, Philippines - The power unit of Alsons Consolidated Resources Inc. is contemplating on listing its stocks on the local bourse as soon as all its new power plants start running, a company official said. It is a likely scenario that Alsons Power ...

Valencia Job Fair hires on the spot 33 applicants
news.pia.gov.ph - 2016-12-14
Valmores reported 21 local companies had joined the Job Fair: Philam Life; BDO Unibank, Inc.; Concentrix Services Corporation; M. Montesclaros Hospitality Inc.; Rural Transit Mindanao Inc.; Fast Distribution Corporation; Davao Citihardware, Inc ...

Market rises; MetroPac, BDO up
Manila Standard Today - 2016-12-13
Twelve of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by Metro Pacific Investments Corp. which jumped 3.7 percent to P6.48 and SM Prime Holdings Inc. which advanced 2 percent to P28.70. BDO Unibank Inc. added 1.8 percent to close at P114. Meanwhile ...

Market rises; MetroPac, BDO up
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-13
Twelve of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by Metro Pacific Investments Corp. which jumped 3.7 percent to P6.48 and SM Prime Holdings Inc. which advanced 2 percent to P28.70. BDO Unibank Inc. added 1.8 percent to close at P114. Meanwhile ...

Market rises; MetroPac, BDO up
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-13
Twelve of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by Metro Pacific Investments Corp. which jumped 3.7 percent to P6.48 and SM Prime Holdings Inc. which advanced 2 percent to P28.70. BDO Unibank Inc. added 1.8 percent to close at P114. Meanwhile ...

Jollibee sells stake in Chinese restaurant chain
Philstar - 2016-12-13
MANILA, Philippines - Jollibee Foods Corp. (JFC) will divest its stake in Guangxi San Pin Wang Food and Beverage Management Co. Ltd., a local restaurant chain in china. The fastfood giant, through subsidiary Jollibee Worldwide Pte. Ltd., is divesting its ...

ICTSI unveils high-tech $415-M port in Australia
Philstar - 2016-12-13
MANILA, Philippines - Listed port operator International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) has completed its terminal in Melbourne in Australia. "Once we start operations in January, Victoria International Container Terminal (VICT) will be the ...

PAL plans new hub in Clark
Philstar - 2016-12-13
"I think 2017 will be more challenging especially for PAL (Philippine Airlines) because we have taken delivery of seven airplanes this year. We have to look for more destinations. We have to mount more flights for us to be able to maximize utilization of ...

Golden years
Philstar - 2016-12-13
He helped design Rockwell, designed and developed Pico de Loro for SMDC, and is now helping the Ayala-Lucio Tan development of a 30 hectare new community along C-5. No retirement anytime soon for Jess. Then there is Raul Leopando, another classmate who ...

U.P. employee needs help for kidney transplant
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-12-13
The family also accepts financial aid which may be deposited through Philippine Savings Bank (Matalino branch) account number 16636101181, under the name of Julie Anne Miranda Aurelio.

More reforms to pursue
Philstar - 2016-12-13
This is important since there are many important gains in the power sector that must be protected. For example, the Manila Electric Company (Meralco) recently made a move that went largely unnoticed because of the noise and distraction that controversies ...

Business as usual in other facilities in Fontana
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-12-13
CLARK FREEPORT--Parts of a 300-hectare tourism estate rented by Jack Lam ... allegedly trying to bribe Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II and Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. Chair Andrea Domingo. The Chinese workers have been detained at ...

Philippines Bank Says No Role in Heist, Bangladesh Bank Is Responsible
FORTUNE - 2016-12-13
Manila-based Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. (RCBC) was responding to comments by a Bangladeshi investigator that some Bangladesh Bank officials deliberately exposed its computer systems and enabled hackers to steal the money from its account at the Federal ...

AF Payments partners with FamilyMart for beep-card use expansion
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-13
AF Payments Inc. (AFPI), the consortium of Metro Pacific Investments Corp. and Ayala Corp. that provides contactless payment solutions in the Philippines through its integrated product and service offerings, has partnered with FamilyMart, the second ...

PAL to provide ground service as CIAC expands
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-13
PHILIPPINE Airlines (PAL) and Clark (CIAC) International Airport Corp. struck a memorandum of agreement on Tuesday that requires the latter to provide logistical and ground service support at the airport, while the former expands its operations in two phases.

Sorrel Residences spells endless vacation
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-13
The DMCI Homes resort-themed residential condominium along Sociego Street in Santa Mesa, Manila, evokes facets of their favorite getaways, like its swimming pools and gardens complete with a refreshing breeze. So the new home seems to offer endless ...

Premium office condo set to attract millennials to Filinvest City
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-13
IN addition to compensation and benefits, more firms today are also using the advantage of an attractive workplace location in a business district to attract millennials into their organizations. "We understand that high-energy office locations that ...

Premium office condo set to attract millennials to Filinvest City
BusinessMirror - 2016-12-13
IN addition to compensation and benefits, more firms today are also using the advantage of an attractive workplace location in a business district to attract millennials into their organizations. "We understand that high-energy office locations that ...

ATI's South Harbor sustains efficiency into December homestretch
interaksyon.com - 2016-12-13
MANILA - Despite the heavy cargo influx associated with the holidays, Asian Terminals Inc.-managed Manila South Harbor said it has not seen signs of slowdown into December, keeping commodities efficiently flowing in support of the robust supply chain.

ATI's South Harbor sustains efficiency into December homestretch
interaksyon.com - 2016-12-13
MANILA - Despite the heavy cargo influx associated with the holidays, Asian Terminals Inc.-managed Manila South Harbor said it has not seen signs of slowdown into December, keeping commodities efficiently flowing in support of the robust supply chain.

ATI's South Harbor sustains efficiency into December homestretch
interaksyon.com - 2016-12-13
MANILA - Despite the heavy cargo influx associated with the holidays, Asian Terminals Inc.-managed Manila South Harbor said it has not seen signs of slowdown into December, keeping commodities efficiently flowing in support of the robust supply chain.

IdeaSpace expands winners of its startup competition to 15
interaksyon.com - 2016-12-13
MANILA -- IdeaSpace Foundation, the startup incubator of the PLDT group, will expand the winners of its annual competition for budding technopreneurs from 10 to 15 finalists. All 15 startups that will make it to the finals will receive the same P500,000 ...

Fly with class, comfort to North America through Tokyo with ANA
Inquirer - 2016-12-13
Travelers can fly to the key cities of Honolulu, Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Jose, Seattle, Washington DC ... and the East Coast. It also includes major hubs for connecting easily to other North America cities. World-class travel ANA is a world ...

Negros Oriental
Visayan Daily Star - 2016-12-13
The Energy Development Corporation marked the first year anniversary of its "10M in 10" forest restoration movement for Negros Oriental by planting its one-millionth tree yesterday. It is a massive forest restoration movement for a "Greener Negros ...

Visa-on-arrival proposed for mainland Chinese
Philstar - 2016-12-13
This means the sender has to be a valid passport holder and should have a certification coming from the Department of Labor and Employment or Philippine Overseas Employment Administration that he is a documented worker, and that the items in the box are ...

Progress: No way without change
Philstar - 2016-12-13
In the Pilipinas Conference organized by Stratbase ADR Institute last week, Ayala Corp. chairman Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala, International Container Terminal Services, Inc. Chairman & CEO Enrique Razon and RFM president and CEO Jose Concepcion III ...

Noel Bazaar at SMX MOA: December 2016
manilashopper.com - 2016-12-13
Gozon Medical Clinic and the Sts. Peter and John Parish. The Noel Bazaar Series 2016 is organized in partnership with Smart Communications, Inc. and Petron Corporation and in cooperation with theGMA Network and the Philippine Daily Inquirer. This event is ...

Red Ribbon
clickthecity.com - 2016-12-13
Red Ribbon has grown to over 170 outlets all over the country and 19 stores in the US. It currently has 6 commissaries nationwide and 3 in the US. With its acquisition in October 2005 by Jollibee Foods Corporation, Red Ribbon entered a new phase in its ...

ACRI exec sees bourse listing after all Mindanao power projects are built
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-13
AN official of the power business of Alsons Consolidated Resources Inc. (ACRI) said the possible listing of its power business in the local bourse might take place after all of its planned power projects in Mindanao are put up. "Maybe in the next few ...

Megaworld investing P5B in Antipolo
Inquirer - 2016-12-12
Eastland Heights will be part of the growing roster of developments that Megaworld and its subsidiary brands GERI, Suntrust Properties, Inc. and Empire East Holdings have built and developed across the country. These developments include integrated urban ...

Market sinks; Petron, Shell rise
Manila Standard Today - 2016-12-12
The Philippine Stock Exchange index, the 30-company benchmark ... Only three of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by Apollo Global Capital Inc. which climbed 13.6 percent to P0.05. Petron Corp. rose 5.3 percent to P10.30, while Pilipinas ...

Market sinks; Petron, Shell rise
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-12
Petron Corp. rose 5.3 percent to P10.30, while Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp. gained 0.4 percent to P68.05. Ayala Land Inc. was among the biggest losers, as it dropped 5.6 percent to P33. Universal Robina Corp. shed 5 percent to P163. Meanwhile ...

Market sinks; Petron, Shell rise
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-12
Ayala Land Inc. was among the biggest losers, as it dropped 5.6 percent to P33. Universal Robina Corp. shed 5 percent to P163. Meanwhile, Chinese stocks slumped the most in six months as a worsening concern about the outlook for the property market and ...

BDO Life posts 24% growth in premiums
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-12
BDO Life Assurance Co. Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of BDO Unibank Inc., said premium income grew 24 percent in the third quarter to P6.3 billion from a year ago. BDO Life said in a statement individual life new business premiums posted a 28-percent ...

Megaworld to build P5-b Antipolo project
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-12
Eastland Heights will be the latest township development in the growing roster of developments that Megaworld and subsidiary brands Geri, Suntrust Properties Inc. and Empire East Holdings have built and continuously developing across the country.

Meralco-REDC partnership starts P2.7-B hydro project
Philstar - 2016-12-12
MANILA, Philippines - The team-up of Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) and Repower Energy Development Corp. (REDC) have started works on the P2.7-billion hydropower project in Bukidnon. The partners recently held a ground breaking ceremony for the 10.6 ...