Pagcor issues 35 licenses to start offshore gaming
Philstar - 2016-12-02
Last September, Pagcor announced it would allow offshore gaming to curtail the proliferation of electronic gaming and to help offset the revenue losses as a result of the shutdown of the e-games network of PhilWeb Corp. and some e-bingo sites found to be v ...

PLDT allocates P6.7B for undersea cable to US
Inquirer - 2016-12-02
Telco giant PLDT Inc. is setting aside $136 million (P6.7 billion) to complete a new undersea cable to the United States to meet growing demand for international bandwidth. PLDT chair and CEO Manuel V. Pangilinan told reporters the company recently ...

Potential Conflicts Around the Globe for Trump, the Businessman President
New York Times - 2016-12-02
"This is an exciting time to develop our first project in South America and the perfect location to do so," the younger Mr. Trump (his brother Eric is also involved in the family business ... coastline along his Trump International Golf Links course ...

Tessie Sy is Management Man of the Year
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-02
Her leadership role in the substantial contributions of the SM Group of companies to national development, job creation and income ... She related: "In our group, SM Investments Corp., (SMIC), we look to the future with optimism. We believe this is ...

Tessie Sy is Management Man of the Year
Manila Standard Today - 2016-12-02
Her leadership role in the substantial contributions of the SM Group of companies to national development, job creation and income generation through its huge investments in real estate ... Philippines. She related: "In our group, SM Investments Corp ...

Empire East Land Holdings Inc (ELI)
investing.com - 2016-12-02
Get free historical data for ELI. You'll find the closing price, open, high, low, change and %change of the Empire East Land Holdings Inc Stock for the selected range of dates. The data can be viewed in daily, weekly or monthly time intervals. At the ...

Geograce Resources Philippines Inc (GEO)
investing.com - 2016-12-02
Geograce Resources Philippines, Inc. is a Philippines-based holding company. The Company is engaged in exploration, exploitation and development of the Philippine's mineral resources. The Company operates through mining activity segment. It focuses on ...

Roxas and Co Inc (RCI)
investing.com - 2016-12-02
Roxas and Company, Inc. is a Philippines-based holding and investment company, which has interests in the sugar businesses of Roxas Holdings, Inc. (RHI), the real estate business of Roxaco Land Corporation (Roxaco) and the renewable energy business of ...

Hedcor sues Beneco over power plant
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-01
Indigenous peoples in the 13 barangays of this town had voted to reject the proposal of the Aboitiz-owned Hedcor ... with an additional renewable power supply and most importantly benefit the Kabayan community." The company operates 22 run-of-river ...

Regions 1, 4A, 7 take top occupational safety awards
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-01
GKK Gold Awardees are Knowles Electronics Philippines Corp. (Region 7), Maynilad Water Services Inc. La Mesa Treatment Plant 2 (National Capital Region), Petron Corp.-Legazpi Depot (Region 5), Petron Corp.-Nasipit Depot (CARAGA), and ROHM Electronics ...

PAL likely to cancel flights to Abu Dhabi
Manila Standard Today - 2016-12-01
Philippine Airlines may cut capacity to the Middle East next year amid intensifying competition and weaker outbound demand, according to Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation. "PAL could suspend services to Abu Dhabi and terminate its partnership with Etihad.

Stock mart rebounds; MetroPac, PLDT rise
Manila Standard Today - 2016-12-01
The Philippine Stock Exchange index, the 30-company ... Metro Pacific Investments Corp. which rose 3.6 percent to P6.42. SM Prime Holdings Inc. gained 3.4 percent to P27.40, while PLDT Inc. added 2.7 percent to close at P1,300. Meanwhile, Asian equities ...

Stock mart rebounds; MetroPac, PLDT rise
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-01
The Philippine Stock Exchange index, the 30-company benchmark ... Fifteen of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by property developer Sta. Lucia Land Inc. which jumped 6.8 percent to P1.26 and infrastructure conglomerate Metro Pacific ...

Stock mart rebounds; MetroPac, PLDT rise
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-01
Advancers outnumbered losers, 121 to 64, while 37 issues were unchanged. Fifteen of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by property developer Sta. Lucia Land Inc. which jumped 6.8 percent to P1.26 and infrastructure conglomerate Metro Pacific ...

Will Tugade now resume long-delayed rail works?
Philstar - 2016-12-01
Back then increased freight were congesting the Manila International Container Terminal. Private operator ICTSI thought to speed things up by moving the containers to its inland yard in Calamba, Laguna. Contracted for the job, Meralco Rail Co. offered the ...

NTC wants cheaper text, Internet
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-01
The National Telecommunications Commission is looking at slashing the short message service and Internet costs next, following the decision of Globe Telecom Inc. and PLDT Inc. to reduce their interconnection charges for voice calls. NTC commissioner ...

NTC wants cheaper text, Internet
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-12-01
The National Telecommunications Commission is looking at slashing the short message service and Internet costs next, following the decision of Globe Telecom Inc. and PLDT Inc. to reduce their interconnection charges for voice calls. NTC commissioner ...

Twitter Signs First Asian Telco Partner for NBA Livestream Deal
FORTUNE - 2016-12-01
Twitter has signed a major livestreaming deal with its first Asian partner, Globe Telecom of the Philippines, for its two exclusive U.S. National Basketball Association shows, the companies said on Thursday. Financial details were not disclosed.

Torio re-elected bishop in the Philippines
umc.org - 2016-12-01
Bishops in the Philippines face re-election every four years ... dean at both World Citi College and Aldersgate Divinity School and vice president for Academic Affairs at the University of Eastern Pangasinan. He has been a visiting professor at Wesley ...

Trump Cabinet Update: Will James 'Mad Dog' Mattis Be Defense Secretary? Transition Team Denies Reports
International Business Times - 2016-12-01
Retired Marine Gen. James Mattis, colloquially known as "Mad Dog," has been ... An official announcement was likely to come early next week, according to the reports. Shortly after the articles published, however, Jason Miller, Trump's communications ...

NTC eyeing to cut text, Internet rates-Cordoba
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-01
THE National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) is looking at slashing the rate of short message service (SMS) and Internet cost next, following the decision of Globe Telecom Inc. and PLDT Inc. to reduce their interconnection charges for voice calls.

Basic Energy partners with Desco for Iriga geothermal project
Philstar - 2016-12-01
MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Energy (DOE) has given its go-signal for Basic Energy Corp. and Desco Inc. to team up for a geothermal project in Camarines Sur. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, Basic Energy said it has received the ...

Meralco creates new unit to retail electricity
Philstar - 2016-12-01
MANILA, Philippines - Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) has applied for a retail electricity supplier (RES) license to be able to continue its participation in the retail electricity market as part of compliance with the new retail competition and open access ...

Media Advisory - Wilfrid Laurier University and Sun Life Financial to announce ...
CNW Group - 2016-12-01
Rob Donelson, Vice-President, Development & Alumni Relations, Wilfrid Laurier University Stephanie Lupinacci, Director, Philanthropy, Global Marketing, Sun Life Financial Dr. Paul Jessop, Dean of Science, Wilfrid Laurier University Dr. Pam Bryden, Chair ...

Meralco forms RES subsidiary
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-01
THE Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) has established a subsidiary that will serve as its retail electricity supplier (RES). The utility firm said on Thursday it filed an application for RES license on November 29 with the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC).

SM first to use franchised cinema model globally
BusinessMirror. - 2016-12-01
SHOPPING-MALL operator SM Prime Holdings Inc. will construct stand-alone, franchised cinema across the country, trying to capture the market outside of Metro Manila and city centers. Edgar Tejereros, an executive of SM Lifestyle Entertainment Inc., said ...

Cachet Financial Solutions Deploys New Prepaid Card Mobile Banking Platform for Global Telecom Leader, CereTel
otcmarkets.com - 2016-12-01
MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cachet Financial Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB:CAFN), a leading mobile Fintech provider, has developed and deployed a new prepaid mobile banking platform for CereTel, the international telecom leader with a presence ...

CEO in the news: The Philippines' Aboitiz family eyes ASEAN expansion
asia.nikkei.com - 2016-12-01
FAMILY HISTORY The 60-year-old Erramon is a member of the fourth generation of the Aboitiz clan to do business in the Philippines. His family traces its roots from the Basque region in southern France and northern Spain, the Philippines' colonial master ...

More direct flights between Europe, ASEAN eyed
interaksyon.com - 2016-12-01
And we have so much to share with you." He notes there is a lot of room for growth, as only a handful of airlines have direct flights to Europe. In the Philippines, only Philippine Airlines has flights to London. PAL has yet to offer routes to European ...

Foton coach Branislav: The only game plan is to win Grand Prix championship
Rappler - 2016-12-01
In 3 days, they face the toughest challenge in the tournament yet - to steal a win from league leaders Foton and Petron and grab the chance to play for the best-of-3 Grand Prix championship. Until then, one question will remain hanging in the air - is ...

F2, RC-Army fight for survival in PSL semis
Philstar - 2016-12-01
The Cargo Movers clash with Petron while Lady Troopers take on mighty Foton in a pair of explosive semifinal matches of the tournament. Legazpi City mayor Noel Rosal led the city in rolling out the red carpet for the close to 200 guests composed of players ...

IN PHOTOS: The 2016 MVP Bossing Awards
Rappler - 2016-12-01
MANILA, Philippines - Tony Tan Caktiong, Chairman and Founder of Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC), has been named the 2016 PLDT SME Nation Grand MVP Bossing, together with seven other MVP Bossings who were also honored for their years of service ...

EDC named one of Asia's top green companies
news.pia.gov.ph - 2016-12-01
NEGROS ORIENTAL, Nov 29 (PIA) -- The country's biggest geothermal company, Energy Development Corporation (EDC), was awarded as one of the Top Green Companies in Asia at the recently concluded Asia Corporate Excellence & Sustainability (ACES) Awards 2016 ...

Jollibee Restaurant manager
www.onlinejobs.ph - 2016-12-01
I am used to do admin works and beating deadlines. Coordinating with different suppliers and business partners is an ordinary tasks for me. I am a computer literate. I want to have a part time job that could help me support our financial needs and on the ...

Courting millennials: A national business youth summit by the Aboitiz Group shows us how
entrepreneur.com.ph - 2016-12-01
The delegation was made up of 91 college students from all over the Philippines, chosen and brought by the Aboitiz Group to Cebu for three packed days of ... a graduate of the University of the Philippines, Mindanao, shared. Although he did not immediately ...

Citystate Savings Bank Inc (CSB)
investing.com - 2016-12-01
Citystate Savings Bank, Inc. is a thrift bank, which is engaged in trust and management operations. The Company offers a range of banking services, such as deposit products and services, cash management, onsite/offsite automated teller machine (ATM ...

Anthilla Properties, Citystate Savings Bank undertake Meycauayan project
BusinessMirror. - 2016-11-30
In Photo: Emil L. Perez Jr. (fourth from left), Anthilla Properties Group president and CEO, and Benjamin V. Ramos (fifth from left), Citystate Savings Bank Inc. (CSBI) president, seal their partnership with a handshake following their recent contract signing.

Anthilla Properties, Citystate Savings Bank undertake Meycauayan project
BusinessMirror. - 2016-11-30
In Photo: Emil L. Perez Jr. (fourth from left), Anthilla Properties Group president and CEO, and Benjamin V. Ramos (fifth from left), Citystate Savings Bank Inc. (CSBI) president, seal their partnership with a handshake following their recent contract signing.

Anthilla Properties, Citystate Savings Bank undertake Meycauayan project
BusinessMirror. - 2016-11-30
In Photo: Emil L. Perez Jr. (fourth from left), Anthilla Properties Group president and CEO, and Benjamin V. Ramos (fifth from left), Citystate Savings Bank Inc. (CSBI) president, seal their partnership with a handshake following their recent contract signing.

Anthilla Properties, Citystate Savings Bank undertake Meycauayan project
BusinessMirror - 2016-11-30
In Photo: Emil L. Perez Jr. (fourth from left), Anthilla Properties Group president and CEO, and Benjamin V. Ramos (fifth from left), Citystate Savings Bank Inc. (CSBI) president, seal their partnership with a handshake following their recent contract signing.

LPG prices rolled back
Philstar - 2016-11-30
In an advisory, Petron Corp. said the firm will roll back Gasul and Fiesta Gas prices by 50 centavos per kilogram effective 12:01 a.m. today. At the same time, Petron said it would likewise decrease Xtend AutoLPG price by 28 centavos per liter.

Figba 12-stag semis unfolds at Roligon
Philstar - 2016-11-30
Lakpue Drug Inc., Hagibis, Salto, Vitarich Titan, Vio-Plus, Pit Fighter and Mad Science. Sportshub ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1

Meralco asked to cut system loss
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-11-30
Senator Sherwin Gatchalian asked retailer Manila Electric Co. to reduce its system loss to 5 percent of electricity sales. Gatchalian lauded Meralco during a Senate hearing for reducing its system loss to 6.5 percent in 2015, but said the company should ...

5 firms seek Globe, PLDT frequencies
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-11-30
The National Telecommunications Commission said at least five companies expressed interest to join the bidding for the mobile frequencies surrendered by PLDT Inc. and Globe Telecom Inc. NTC commissioner Gamaliel Cordoba said the regulator would propose to ...

Airlines raise concerns on Naia PPP
Inquirer - 2016-11-30
International carriers operating in the Philippines urged the government to ensure that regulatory safeguards would be in place when it privatizes the operations and development of its main air gateway, the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia). The ...

ALI eyes more estates
Inquirer - 2016-11-30
ALI vice chair Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala said in a briefing on the sidelines of the Manufacturing Summit 2016 on Tuesday that the Ayala group ventured into industrial estates development because of its manufacturing arm, Integrated Micro-electronics Inc ...

Security Bank thrift arm turns into financing firm
Philstar - 2016-11-30
MANILA, Philippines - Security Bank Corp. is transforming its thrift bank arm into a financing company. The bank informed the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) that its board of directors has approved the amendment in the purpose of Security Bank Savings ...

Duterte security should be tightened
Philstar - 2016-11-30
Recent experiences have also shown that even the best security detail can never be too careful, as seen in the September 2014 incident when Omar Gonzalez, an Iraq war veteran suffering from post-traumatic stress ... for being the Management Association ...

Hedcor seeks IP consent for Benguet hydro plant
Philstar - 2016-11-30
MANILA, Philippines - Hedcor Inc., a unit of Aboitiz Power Corp., is securing the approval of the indigenous people (IP) to put up the 45-megawatt (MW) Kabayan run-of-river power project in Benguet. Hedcor is currently undergoing Free Prior and Informed ...

OSHC fetes 10th Gawad Kaligtasan at Kalusugan national winners
news.pia.gov.ph - 2016-11-30
Quezon City (NCR), Maynilad Water Services Inc. Fairview-Commonwealth Business Area (NCR), Panay Power Corporation (Region 6), Philippine Geothermal Production Company Inc., (Region 9), SN Aboitiz Power Ambuklao (CAR), SN Aboitiz Power Binga (CAR), and ...