Does the PSE have flu or dengue?
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-21
Like millions of other families, we have gone through facing the battle of a child contracting dengue fever. Yes, it is a battle. The two eldest--who were 4 and 5 years old--both came down with the virus at the same time. What a nightmare. Son No. 2 ...

Aussie Fredrick Park up front
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-21
capping an eagle-spike backside rally for a three-under 69 and a one-stroke lead over local aces Elmer Salvador and Frankie Miñoza at the start of the International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) Tournament Players Championship at Wack Wack East ...

SMIC to float P15-billion fixed rate bonds by year-end
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-21
SM Investments Corp. (SMIC) said its board of directors ... He added that SM Prime Holdings Inc., its property developer arm, has its own funding exercise."The Philippine market is liquid," he said. SMIC posted consolidated net income attributable ...

Trouble in ICTSI land
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-21
Section 2 of Chapter 1 of the Philippine Securities Regulation Code (SRC) declares that it is the policy of the State to, among others, "establish a socially conscious, free market that regulates itself, encourage the widest participation of ownership in ...

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf Of Investors Of Inteliquent, Inc. - IQNT
www.thestreet.com - 2016-09-21
Inteliquent IQNT connects millions of phone calls and text messages from U.S. telecom companies like AT&T and Sprint, as well as next-generation communication providers and app developers. Inteliquent plays a critical role in how people connect each day ...

September 1972: Recalling the last days and hours of democracy
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-09-21
Philippine Trust Company branch in Cubao, Phil-American Life Building, Senate Publication Division and the Philippine Sugar Institute in Quezon City, and at the SWA building in San Rafael. At least one died in the Carriedo bombing and more than 40 people ...

September 1972: Recalling the last days and hours of democracy
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-09-21
Philippine Trust Company branch in Cubao, Phil-American Life Building, Senate Publication Division and the Philippine Sugar Institute in Quezon City, and at the SWA building in San Rafael. At least one died in the Carriedo bombing and more than 40 people ...

Stakeholders renew commitment to save Balili River
news.pia.gov.ph - 2016-09-21
16). The Balili River System Revitalization Coalition (BRSRC) spearheaded the program at the Benguet State University here where local officials of Baguio, La Trinidad, Tublay and Sablan and other stakeholders led in expressing their continued support to ...

Next-Gen security can help Indian firms minimise cyber attacks (Tech Trend)
Times of India - 2016-09-21
For Jaideep Mehta, Managing Director, International Data Corporation (IDC) South Asia ... "The important dimension is to weave in the security strategy at the point of genesis and ensure that it is holistic in its construct, covering all layers as well ...

PLDT, Globe boost telco services in Leyte, Biliran
Rappler - 2016-09-21
MANILA, Philippines - Telecommunications firms PLDT Incorporated and Globe Telecom have set up interconnection links in Leyte, Southern Leyte, and Biliran allowing free local calls between their subscribers. The interconnection agreement between the ...

Mining firms audit report out Wednesday
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-09-21
Lopez had ordered the mining audit to see whether or not mining companies complied with environmental, health and safety standards. The DENR has so far suspended 10 mining companies: Citinickel; EMIR Mineral Resources Corp.; Mt.

Biz Buzz
Inquirer - 2016-09-21
... Department of Health by Bloomberry Cultural Foundation Inc., the corporate social responsibility arm of Razon-led Bloomberry Resorts Corp., which owns and operates Solaire Resort and Casino along Manila Bay. EVRMC is along Magsaysay Boulevard in ...

Advocates ponder present, future of corporate social responsibility
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-20
Jorge said the business community has a pivotal role to play ... San Lorenzo Home for the Elderly, Saint Rita Orphanage, Saint Vincent de Paul Orphanage and the UP-PGH Cancer Institute. "We have a robust annual calendar of community-support programs ...

PLDT, Globe ink interconnection deal
Inquirer - 2016-09-20
PLDT Inc. and Globe Telecom sealed a landline interconnection deal for the eastern Visayas islands of Leyte, Southern Leyte and Biliran, allowing free local calls between subscribers of the two service providers, a statement on Tuesday showed. The ...

Filinvest allots over P10 billion for Mindanao expansion
BusinessMirror - 2016-09-20
Filinvest Land Inc. (FLI) is set to invest an additional P5 billion in the next three years in Mindanao, as it expands its Futura Homes economic housing under the Spatial medium-rise building (MRB) portfolio with new projects in South Cotabato and Davao City.

Lascuña out to clinch OOM title with victory
Inquirerer Sports - 2016-09-20
Also worth watching is young Micah Shin, the 19-year-old American-Korean who won the Central Azucarera de Tarlac Open at Luisita last week by two shots over Lascuña. Meanwhile, Mark Fernando teamed up with Justin Limjap, Manny Salgado and Alex Honrado to ...

SSS salutes its institutional partners through Balikat ng Bayan Awards
BusinessMirror - 2016-09-20
Given special citations as collecting and paying partners were RCBC Savings Bank, I-Remit Inc. and Philippine National Bank. Also recognized as media partners for print and broadcast, respectively, were the "Ang Inyong Lingkod" column of Dr. Hilda Ong ...

Next-generation steps in at Shapoorji Pallonji group
the Bibey Post - 2016-09-20
After and Cyrus Mistry, the next generation has stepped in at the 150-year-old Shapoorji ... has tied up with Standard Chartered Private Equity and International Finance Corporation, and has set up Joyville, an affordable housing project which plans ...

Power firm lauds Cebu media
Philstar - 2016-09-20
"Global Business Power, through Cebu Energy Development Corporation and Toledo Power Company, has always been an avid supporter and believes in the cause of the Cebu media that is why every year, we are happy to join your celebration," said Diaz in her ...

Vega ordered to defer Liberty tender offer
Philstar - 2016-09-20
MANILA, Philippines - The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has directed Vega Telecom Inc. to postpone its tender offer for ... for a breakdown of the purchase price paid by PLDT and Globe to San Miguel Corp. as per agreement, consisting of ...

Mistake results in hijack rumors
Philstar - 2016-09-20
CEBU, Philippines - A Saudi Airlines flight carrying 413 passengers, including two pilots and eight crew members from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, caused a stir after it was reported to have been hijacked some 20 miles away from the Ninoy Aquino International ...

Ayala divests in Vietnam infra
Philstar - 2016-09-20
The divestment comes four years after Ayala and Ho Chi Minh agreed to jointly invest in Vinaphil, a corporation established under Vietnam law to invest in infrastructure projects in Vietnam. No immediate reason was given for the divestment. During ...

Filinvest allots over P10 billion for Mindanao expansion
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-20
Filinvest Land Inc. (FLI) is set to invest an additional P5 billion in the next three years in Mindanao, as it expands its Futura Homes economic housing under the Spatial medium-rise building (MRB) portfolio with new projects in South Cotabato and Davao City.

A ray of hope
Philstar - 2016-09-20
Reyes (The Philippine Star) | Updated September 21 ... It was approved by the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) board in 2013 under the public-private partnership (PPP) program. However, it suffered several delays because the government ...

Index strengthens above 7,600
Philstar - 2016-09-20
Semirara Mining and Power Corp. gained 4.77 percent to close at P114.20 per share after the DENR found its expansion project to be "technically sound," and "complaint" with regulations. The company underwent an audit last July after the DENR sought ...

Market advances; ICTSI rises
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-09-20
Infrastructure conglomerate Metro Pacific Investments Corp. rose 4.1 percent to P6.90, while GT Capital Holdings Inc., the investment company ... of speculation that has fanned volatility across global trading floors, with investors split on whether ...

RCBC executives deny link to laundering
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-09-20
Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. said Tuesday it is confident any complaints filed by the Anti-Money Laundering Council against its officials in connection with the $81-million money laundering scam will be dismissed. The bank was responding to a statement ...

RCBC executives deny link to laundering
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-09-20
Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. said Tuesday it is confident any complaints filed by the Anti-Money Laundering Council against its officials in connection with the $81-million money laundering scam will be dismissed. The bank was responding to a statement ...

Saudi Airlines from Jeddah placed in isolation on NAIA runway
Manila Bulletin - 2016-09-20
Most of the passengers are said to have come from the Haj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia. Anti-hijacking operatives are said to be in the area, together with executives of the Manila International Airport Authority and the Philippine office of Saudia Airlines.

Market advances; ICTSI rises
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-09-20
Seventeen of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by port operator International Container Terminal Services Inc. which advanced 5.5 percent to P82 and Semirara Mining and Power Corp. which gained 4.8 percent to P114.20. Infrastructure ...

Globe Telecom expands network, to build over 500 LTE700 sites
Manila Bulletin - 2016-09-20
Globe Telecom goes full throttle in expanding its network to boost its Internet service so the Philippines can achieve first world online connectivity. As the telco deploys Long Term Evolution (LTE) 700 in more sites, the services will improve further ...

This visionary strives for perfection
Manila Bulletin - 2016-09-20
Miguel Angel A. Camahort is one business executive who only settles for nothing else, but success. As president and chief operating officer of LBC Express, Inc., Camahort ensures that LBC journeys only to success, which is a result of a consistent plan for ...

DPWH awards connector road project to Metro Pacific
Manila Bulletin - 2016-09-20
Metro Pacific Investments Corporation subsidiaries Metro Pacific Tollways Development Corporation and Manila North Tollways Corporation have received the Notice of Award for the NLEX-SLEX Connector Road Project. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock ...

P5.44-billion registered investments in resorts, hotels in January-July 2016
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-20
They are Mercure Hotel (499 rooms) in Malate, owned by Century Peak Property Development Inc., which is scheduled to open in 2018; The Funny Lion Inn (32 rooms), in Coron, Palawan, by Hacienda El Sol Development Corp., which opened in February 2016 ...

Court orders release of $15-million laundered money to Bangladesh
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-20
Paras added that the court order on the forfeiture case would have no effect on the money-laundering charges by the Anti-Money Laundering Council against Wong, former Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. Branch Manager Maia Santos-Deguito, and executives of ...

SSS salutes its institutional partners through Balikat ng Bayan Awards
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-20
Given special citations as collecting and paying partners were RCBC Savings Bank, I-Remit Inc. and Philippine National Bank. Also recognized as media partners for print and broadcast, respectively, were the "Ang Inyong Lingkod" column of Dr. Hilda Ong ...

Returning pilgrims scrutinized at NAIA
Manila Bulletin - 2016-09-20
It was learned that two Saudia flights carrying the Haj pilgrims landed at the NAIA 1 terminal while another Philippine Airlines flight arrived at the NAIA 2 terminal. They were processed by a team of immigration officers who were among the members of an ...

EDGE building certification system launched
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-20
Teresita Lacerna of the World Bank said the launching of EDGE in the Philippines comes at the right time as buildings 33.28 million metric tons of carbon dioxide, accounting for 36 ... former mayor Benjamin C. Abalos Jr. of Mandaluyong City was cited ...

Nurse gains personal success, financial rewards as franchisee
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-20
In Photo: for Malen M. Balina, managing a 7 Eleven store gave her the growth opportunity and fulfillment as a businesswoman. Emerging franchisees who want to succeed in their business ventures do whatever it takes to achieve this goal. From staying ...

Govt workers can order meds by phone in LandBank-Ritemed-PLDT's Txtmed scheme
interaksyon.com - 2016-09-20
MANILA - Government employees will now be able to buy medicines and have these delivered to their doorsteps using only their mobile phones. Government-owned Land Bank of the Philippines has partnered with generics medicine brand Ritemed and PLDT's ...

Free Fall Cruise to Spectacle Island on October 1st!
Patch - 2016-09-20
Boarding will begin at the Provincetown II at Bay State Cruise Company ... Trust, Vertex, Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation, The Yawkey Foundation. Save the Harbor also appreciates funding support from Arbella Insurance Group Charitable Foundation, Blue Hills ...

DPWH awards connector road to MPIC unit
Philstar - 2016-09-20
MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has issued the notice of award for the North Luzon Expressway -- South Luzon Expressway (NLEX-SLEX) connector road project to Metro Pacific Investments Corp. (MPIC) unit Metro ...

80% Of Global IT Spend Will Be On Cloud: Oracle
NDTV - 2016-09-20
San Francisco: Oracle Corp has predicted a sharp drop in the traditional IT spending of businesses across the globe over the next decade, making way for cloud services and leaving more room for innovation than hardware and software maintenance. The ...

Manila court orders release of laundered $15M to Bangladesh
Rappler - 2016-09-20
The DOJ recently finished its preliminary investigation into the criminal charges. The respondents - Wong, former Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation branch manager Maia Santos Deguito, and executives of remittance firm Philrem Service Corporation ...

PSEi climbs to 7,600 level
Inquirer - 2016-09-20
GT Capital, SM Prime and PLDT all gained over 3 percent while SMIC, JG Summit and RLC all rose by over 1 percent. ALI, Security Bank, BPI, Megaworld, Metrobank, Globe and AGI also firmed up.

Herbert Colanggo: Convicted crime leader, drug lord, recording artist
Rappler - 2016-09-20
Some reports, however, also identify him as the leader of the Ozamiz robbery gang. The Ampang Colanggo robbery group was tagged as being behind the Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) branch in Cabuyao, Laguna in 2008 which left 10 individuals dead.

Govt awards NLEX-SLEX connector road contract to MPIC
interaksyon.com - 2016-09-20
MANILA - The government has officially awarded the contract to design, finance, build and operate the connector road for the Southern and Northern Luzon Expressways to Pangilinan-led Metro Pacific Investments Corporation. Rodrigo Franco, president of the ...

Govt awards NLEX-SLEX connector road contract to MPIC
interaksyon.com - 2016-09-20
MANILA - The government has officially awarded the contract to design, finance, build and operate the connector road for the Southern and Northern Luzon Expressways to Pangilinan-led Metro Pacific Investments Corporation. Rodrigo Franco, president of the ...

Gas prices up, diesel down
Philstar - 2016-09-20
In separate advisories, Phoenix Petroleum Philippines and PTT Philippines announced a price hike of 30 centavos per liter on gasoline and a price reduction of 10 centavos per liter on diesel effective 6 a.m. UniOil Philippines, on the other hand ...

Highlands Cup stakes golf set, cart for aces
Philstar - 2016-09-20
Baron Travel, Holland Blooms, Pilipinas Shell and Regent Travel are the Gold sponsors while Inquirer Golf is the media sponsor and Charmzone Philippines, Inc., New Golden City Builders and Development Corp., Petron, SMDC and SM Prime as Silver sponsors.