Reyes to grace PSSBC opening
Philstar - 2016-12-07
Other supporters are Choi Garden, Hanabishi, World Balance, Davies Paints, Frabelle Hotdogs, and Philippine Airlines. The other team from FCAAF is Manila Patriotic School. The champion team will receive P50,000 cash while the second and third placers will ...

Market rises; Arthaland, DD climb
Manila Standard Today - 2016-12-07
The Philippine Stock Exchange index, the 30-company benchmark ... Arthaland raised P2 billion from the issuance of preferred shares to support expansion. GT Capital Holdings Inc., the investment company of tycoon George Ty, advanced 4.1 percent to P1,247 ...

Market rises; Arthaland, DD climb
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-07
Fifteen of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by property developer Arthaland Corp. which soared 48.5 percent to P0.49 and DoubleDragon Properties Corp. which climbed 8.2 percent to P38.95. Arthaland raised P2 billion from the issuance of ...

SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
feu.edu.ph - 2016-12-07
Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet placerat facilisis felis mi in tempus. Eleifend pellentesque natoque faucibus magna ut etiam. Far Eastern University High School provides quality education that prepares its graduates for the world of work, for college, and for ...

Petron, Foton start title duel
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-07
RIVALS Petron and Foton kick off their best-of-three finals showdown today for the Asics Philippine Superliga presented by PLDT Home Ultera at the FilOil Flying V Center in San Juan. A huge weekday crowd is expected to show up in their 7 p.m. battle as ...

Makati fetes 49 firms for job hires
Manila Standard Today - 2016-12-07
Plaques of recognition were awarded to the top 10 partner-companies in terms of the number of hires. Jollibee Food Corp. led the list with 626 applicants hired, followed by Golden Arches Development Corp. (609), SM Mart Inc.-Makati (496), Innovative ...

Makati fetes 49 firms for job hires
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-07
Jollibee Food Corp. led the list with 626 applicants hired, followed by Golden Arches Development Corp. (609), SM Mart Inc.-Makati (496), Innovative Strategic Resource Marketing Inc. (282), Rustan Supercenter Inc. (197), Metro Rail Stores Group Inc. (175 ...

Final FIGBA stag derby elims unwraps at Roligon
Philstar - 2016-12-07
Bakbakan is co-presented by Thunderbird the Winning Formula and B-MEG Integra Power Maxx in cooperation with Excellence Poultry & Livestock Specialists, Lakpue Drug Inc., Hagibis, Salto, Vitarich Titan, Vio-Plus, Pit Fighter and Mad Science.

The Tawag ng Tanghalan story
Philstar - 2016-12-07
The first grand national finals were held on June 27, 1955, at the Manila Jockey Club broadcast over DZBB. Jaime de la Rosa was the emcee while hosts Patsy and Lopito provided the comic relief. The first extensive nationwide search attracted 45,000 ...

Kapuso stars big winners at 2016 FAMAS Awards
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-07
Several Kapuso stars brought pride and honor to GMA Network after being proclaimed as winners in this ... #Michaelangelo Season 6 is brought to you chiefly by Bounty Agro Ventured Inc. maker of Chooks To Go (Masarap Kahit Walang Sauce), Uling Roasters ...

Retailers expect a tougher 2017
Philstar - 2016-12-07
SM and Ayala are also jointly developing a 26-hectare SRP area adjacent to the SM Seaside complex. Earlier, Ayala Land President Bernard Vincent Dy said in an interview that they want developments in the area to start by next year, granting the necessary ...

PRA to step up approvals of 12 reclamation projects
Philstar - 2016-12-07
Earlier, PRA and the municipality of Cordova in Mactan Island signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for a 1,500-hectare reclamation project proposed by SM Prime Holdings Inc. The reclamation project covering 1,500 hectares was proposed by SM.

Supreme Court denies SPC appeal on Naga complex
Philstar - 2016-12-07
CEBU, Philippines - The Supreme Court has denied with finality the urgent motion of SPC Power Corp. for the high tribunal to reconsider its decision to reinstate the award of 153.1-megawatt Naga Power Plant Complex (NPPC) to a unit of Aboitiz Power Corp ...

Ex-Malabon budget officer faces malversation raps
Philstar - 2016-12-07
Nolasco allegedly made cash advances totaling P950,000 in the form of checks issued by the Philippine National Bank on three occasions. The first cash advance was allegedly made on Dec. 12, 2003 for P100,000, supposedly for expenses for the Boy and Girl ...

Tornadoes upbeat as title duel begins
Philstar - 2016-12-07
MANILA, Philippines - Foton and Petron collide in the opener of the best-of-three title series in the Asics Philippine Superliga (PSL) presented by PLDT Home Ultera today with the Tornadoes out to re-assert their mastery over the Tri-Activ Spikers at the ...

DoubleDragon, ABS-CBN tie up for CityMall cinemas
Philstar - 2016-12-07
We will now have the best modern retail brands, the strongest fastfood brands, and leading entertainment all in one roof," Sia said yesterday following the signing agreement with ABS-CBN chairman Eugenio "Gabby" Lopez III. ABS-CBN is the latest ...

PSE approves rules on dollar securities
Philstar - 2016-12-07
Del Monte Pacific Ltd. will be the first to issue DDS. The proposed issue will amount to as much as $360 million, with an initial tranche of up to $250 million and the balance issuable within three years. Over the past four years, the PSE has been working ...

'DOUBLE INFAMY' | Marking WE Forum raid, Burgos family shocked to learn of Año's appointment
interaksyon.com - 2016-12-07
Mrs. Burgos also cited witness Melissa Reyes, a rebel returnee under the 56th IB's custody, as testifying she was a friend of Abletes and was set to interview him to a certain NPA leader called "Ka Ramon" at Ever Gotesco Mall on the day Jonas was abducted.

SC rules: TVPI wins NPPC contract
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-07
THE Supreme Court (SC) has denied the motion for reconsideration filed by SPC Power Corp. (SPC), paving the way for the government to award Therma Power Visayas Inc. (TPVI) the contract for the 153.1-megawatt (MW) Naga Power Plant Complex (NPPC).

PSE publishes rules on dollar denominated securities
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-07
THE Philippine Stock Exchange Inc. (PSE) on Wednesday said it published its rules for dollar-denominated Securities, which provided the framework and guidelines for the listing, trading and clearing and settlement of securities issued in US dollars.

BDO Unibank Inc. Is The Official Diners Club International Franchise In The Philippines
www.thestreet.com - 2016-12-07
The uncertainty generated by Donald Trump in the Oval Office could throw markets and the economy into a tailspin, but there are ways to make money under a President Trump. Discover Financial (DFS) posted earnings and revenue that were higher than Wall ...

5,000 typhoon-resilient houses to be constructed in Davao City
Mindanews - 2016-12-07
The local government will identify the project beneficiaries, which will be coming from areas identified as danger zones. The Los Amigos and Lasang resettlement areas are government-owned properties. Davao City has passed the Comprehensive Urban Shelter ...

Ex-SolGen charged with graft over P6.1-B deal
Philstar - 2016-12-07
Devanadera, from January to February 2006, allegedly advised the Philippine National Construction Corp. (PNCC), a government-owned and controlled corporation, to enter into an amicable settlement with Radstock Securities Ltd., successor-in-interest of ...

Hike in generation charge raises Meralco power rate in December
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-07
Higher generation charge led to an increase in power rates for Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) consumers this month. The utility firm said on Wednesday that after four straight months of reduction totaling P0.35, there is a slight increase in the rate for a ...

Metrobank offers a rare peek at Philippine art history
Philstar - 2016-12-07
OMNIUM-GATHERUM By OMNIUM-GATHERUM Miguel Ramos | Updated December 5, 2004 - 12:00am For the first time in Metrobank’s more than 50-year history, the Metrobank Platinum Mastercard presents Masterpieces from The Metrobank Collection, an exhibit of 14 ...

Biz buzz: Galvanized opposition to 2-tier cigarette tax scheme
Inquirer - 2016-12-06
APEA also honored for their entrepreneurial drive China Bank president Ricardo Chua; Sunlife Philippines president and CEO Riza Mantaring; Philex Mining Corp. president and CEO Eulalio Austin Jr. and SL Agritech chair and CEO Henry Lim Bon Liong ...

CebuPac to acquire planes for US flights
Manila Standard Today - 2016-12-06
"With new aircraft technology now available, and rival Philippine Airlines pursuing rapid expansion in the US market, it is time for Cebu Pacific to strategically make its move," it said. The airline in March launched four-times weekly flights between ...

CebuPac to acquire planes for US flights
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-06
Cebu Air Inc., the operator of budget carrier Cebu Pacific, plans to acquire new-generation widebody aircraft for long-haul flights to the US West Coast, according to an aviation think tank. The Centre for Asia-Pacific Aviation said Cebu Pacific was ...

CebuPac to acquire planes for US flights
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-06
Cebu Air Inc., the operator of budget carrier Cebu Pacific, plans to acquire new-generation widebody aircraft for long-haul flights to the US West Coast, according to an aviation think tank. The Centre for Asia-Pacific Aviation said Cebu Pacific was ...

Jack Lam gambling operation closed
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-12-06
The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (Pagcor) has also suspended the license of Lam to operate casinos in Fort Ilocandia Resort and Clark. Manankil clarified that the CDC was not taking over the Fontana estate. "This is not like the Mimosa (Leisure ...

Market rises; Globe tops gainers
Manila Standard Today - 2016-12-06
Two of the six major indices advanced, including properties and holding firms. Seven of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by Globe Telecom Inc. which rose 1.3 percent to P1,378 and SM Prime Holdings Inc. which picked up 1.1 percent to P26.80.

Market rises; Globe tops gainers
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-06
Seven of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by Globe Telecom Inc. which rose 1.3 percent to P1,378 and SM Prime Holdings Inc. which picked up 1.1 percent to P26.80. Meanwhile, Asian stocks rebounded Tuesday from a slump a day earlier.

PSBank expects lending growth
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-06
Philippine Savings Bank, the thrift bank unit of Metrobank Group, expects a double-digit growth in loans next year, on strong demand for vehicles and residential units, a top executive said Tuesday. "We always target a double-digit growth rate and on the ...

PSBank expects lending growth
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-06
Philippine Savings Bank, the thrift bank unit of Metrobank Group, expects a double-digit growth in loans next year, on strong demand for vehicles and residential units, a top executive said Tuesday. "We always target a double-digit growth rate and on the ...

Arthaland allots P30b for capex
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-06
Boutique property developer Arthaland Corp. said Tuesday it plans to spend up to P30 billion over the next five years to aggressively expand its leasing and residential portfolio. Arthaland treasurer Leonardo Po said in an interview following the listing ...

Arthaland allots P30b for capex
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-06
Boutique property developer Arthaland Corp. said Tuesday it plans to spend up to P30 billion over the next five years to aggressively expand its leasing and residential portfolio. Arthaland treasurer Leonardo Po said in an interview following the listing ...

Arthaland allots P30b for capex
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-06
Under the five-year plan, Arthaland will construct two office buildings in Bonifacio Global City ... in south of Metro Manila. Funding for the projects will partially come from P2-billion preferred shares offering. Po said the company also considered ...

GMA Network starts digital rollout
Philstar - 2016-12-06
MANILA, Philippines - Broadcast firm GMA Network Inc. is making an initial investment of P416 million for its Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) service. In a statement yesterday, GMA said the amount would be used for three high-powered transmitters ...

Drug rehab center to rise in Davao
Philstar - 2016-12-06
Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio led yesterday the groundbreaking ceremony for the rehabilitation center to be funded by Resorts World Philippines Cultural Heritage Foundation and Alliance Global Group of Companies in cooperation with the Philippine Amusement ...

MVP honored for Philippine return to world stage
Philstar - 2016-12-06
MANILA, Philippines - As they celebrated his valuable support to the unifying, inspiring force that is Gilas Pilipinas, Smart-PLDT chairman Manny V. Pangilinan said he owes it to Filipinos who eat, drink and breathe basketball to make sure their beloved ...

Tom: Fire not an excuse to evict lot settlers
Philstar - 2016-12-06
He was referring to the agreement involving the Capitol; Filinvest Land Inc.; and Cebu Property Ventures Development Corporation, a subsidiary of Ayala-led Cebu Holdings Incorporated. Under the agreement, which was signed yesterday, the Capitol committed ...

Telcos: Government support vital to sector growth
Philstar - 2016-12-06
"As an industry, we are telling the government to be an enabler (in technology growth)," said Globe Telecoms vice president for corporate communications communications Yoly Crisanto in an interview. The challenge now for most telecom companies is that ...

Index ekes out gains amid lackluster trading
Philstar - 2016-12-06
MANILA, Philippines - The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) managed to rise yesterday ... Astro del Castillo, managing director of First Grade Finance Inc. said investors are staying on the sidelines as they are still waiting for the ...

Alsons investing $180 M for Mindanao power plants
Philstar - 2016-12-06
"This is because our diesel plants started operating as merchant plants this year." Its parent firm Alsons Consolidated Resources Inc. booked a net income of P691 million in 2015, of which 90 percent is contributed by the power business ...

Growing mall culture sets the stage for more retail developments in 2017
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-06
In Photo: Megaworld Corp. eyes to meet its target of building 21 retail developments ... Ayala Land heads the retail-development sector in terms of projects approaching completion for the fourth quarter of this year, and this includes Bonifacio High ...

Lender LTNCDs attract more investors than anticipated
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-06
Lucio Tan-led Philippine National Bank (PNB) anticipated selling more or less P3 billion worth of long-term negotiable certificates of time deposit (LTNCDs) on Monday, but actually attracted investments aggregating P5.38 billion, instead. This was learned ...

Sale of ABS-CBN Corp. digital TV set-top boxes breaches 2-million mark
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-06
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 ...

Arthaland spending P30 billion in capex through 2020
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-06
"The company is negotiating for more properties in Makati and southern Metro Manila to ... Cebu Exchange office/commercial building in Cebu City, the 30-story Arthaland Century Pacific Tower office development in Bonifacio Global City, and a master ...

13 donors raised P334M for Duterte campaign fund -- PCIJ
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-12-06
Among these are the regional offices of the Department of Agrarian Reform, Technical Education and Skills Development Authority, Department of Science and Technology ... and chairman of Cats Asian Cars, which bagged a P1.24-million contract with the ...

13 donors raised P334M for Duterte campaign fund -- PCIJ
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-12-06
Dominguez. Dominguez, who donated P3 million, is also linked to yet another top Duterte donor, Bienvenido Tan, through PTFC Redevelopment Corporation, a real estate company. Tan, who gave P20 million to Duterte, is president and stockholder of PTFC.