Laundry-folding washing machine: eye-catching gizmos at IFA fair
Manila Bulletin - 2016-09-04
This Panasonic washing machine also folds your laundry. The Japanese white goods maker said the three-in-one machine would be ready to hit stores in 2019. In the run up, the company is developing a robot called "Laundroid", which would be trained to ...

Ethiopian Airlines brings Africa to the world
Philstar - 2016-09-04
Ethiopian Airlines managing director for International Services Esayas ... very social and communal, and hardworking. The Philippines has a lot of attractions for Africans and vice versa. You have the white-sand beaches, your medical tourism which allows ...

Civil servants to plant mangroves, clean coastlines
news.pia.gov.ph - 2016-09-04
ILOILO CITY, Sept. 4 (PIA6) - - Government executives and workforce in Iloilo will spend the morning of September 17 planting mangroves and taking out trashes in the coastline. The Coastal Cleanup Campaign and Mangrove Planting are part of the activities ...

James Hascall
legacy.com - 2016-09-04
ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA -- James G ... He attended high school in Belleville, Illinois, then graduated with an engineering degree from Washington University in St. Louis in 1960, where he starred on their varsity basketball team. Following graduation ...

Mindanao seen as a major transshipment port in Asean
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-03
The container port, which is adjacent to a 70-hectare export ... It was formerly known as San Vicente Terminal and Brokerage Services Inc., servicing the stevedoring and arrastre requirements of break bulk shipments of fresh produce like bananas and ...

Sta Lucia eyes projects near government infra works
Philstar - 2016-09-03
MANILA, Philippines - Sta. Lucia Land Inc. is looking to expand its existing projects in areas where the government is developing big-ticket infrastructure projects. SLI will expand the Sta. Lucia City Complex in Cainta, its first mall complex in the area ...

ICTSI building auto storage facility in Laguna
Philstar - 2016-09-03
MANILA, Philippines - Listed port operator International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) and NYK Auto Logistics Philippines have broken ground on an automotive storage facility in Laguna. In a statement, ICTSI said the facility is being built on a ...

Public good prevails
Philstar - 2016-09-03
HIDDEN AGENDA By Mary Ann Reyes (The Philippine Star) | Updated September 4, 2016 - 12:00am The recent acquisition by the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) and Globe Telecom of the telecommunications assets of San Miguel Corp. is probably the ...

Smooth sailing seen for P175-B railway, airport projects in Bicol
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-09-03
In an earlier interview, Salceda said Ayala Corp., which will partner with Metro Pacific and San Miguel Corp., expressed interest in joining the bidding process for the south line railway project that will start from the Philippine National Railways ...

Metrobank winds up LTNCD offer
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-03
THE Metropolitan Bank and Trust Co. (Metrobank) on Saturday announced the early close of the offer period of its seven-year long-term negotiable certificates of time deposit (LTNCDs), owing to oversubscription. The bank is moving the close of the offer ...

Lapu-Lapu puts on world map
Manila Standard Today - 2016-09-03
Lamudi Philippines put together five reasons why Lapu-Lapu City is the next business and tourism hotspot in Cebu province and the Central Visayas region, and the exciting future that awaits the city. MAKE MINE LAPU-LAPU. A city deeply rooted to its past ...

Cebu franchisees celebrate 7-Eleven Day with a cause, welcome milestone 200th outlet
The Daily Tribune - 2016-09-03
Barangay Tabunan Water-shed Reforestation Proper in Liloan in Cebu City. PSC officers and staff led by Krystine Yap (Planning Team Leader for Visayas Regional Business Unit) planted some 2,500 (guyabano and coffee) seedlings during the event.

First Gen delays switch-on of Sta Rita power plant unit
Philstar - 2016-09-03
MANILA, Philippines - First Gen Corp. will delay the resumption of operations of Unit 20 of the 1,000-megawatt (MW) Sta. Rita combined cycle power plant until October to ensure its reliability by replacing the damaged transformer of the facility.

Business groups react to 'state of lawlessness'
Rappler - 2016-09-03
His remarks were echoed by former ambassador and owner of soft drinks bottler Macay Holdings, Incorporated Alfredo Yao, saying "if there will be some effects on the potential investors, it will just be temporary." "Let us say potential investors are ...

6 office neighborhoods, 20 great restaurants for power lunches, meetings, and more
Rappler - 2016-09-03
Just a few streets away from Sultan, which serves affordable Mediterranean cuisine, is Ayala Avenue. Office residents of PBCom Tower, Robinsons Summit Center, and Philam Life even have easy access to the center of Salcedo Village via gates fronting Valero ...

20th ASEF Summer University #ASEFSU20
asef.org - 2016-09-03
Internationalisation is one of the most important strategies for universities in China to cooperate with the world-wide development in education ... Head of the International Office, at Irkutsk State University, on their involvement in the 20th ASEF ...

20th ASEF Summer University #ASEFSU20
asef.org - 2016-09-03
We have numerous agreements and memoranda of understanding (MOUs) with universities to allow students and educators to experience different education methods through ... events as the Eastern Economic Forum, Pacific International Tourism EXPO, Pacific ...

Makati Finance Corp (MFIN)
investing.com - 2016-09-03
Makati Finance Corporation (MFC) is a Philippines-based company engaged in providing financial services and advisory to its clients. The Company's business operations include sales and marketing; evaluation and approval of loan applications, and collection ...

Home and the pain of unrequited love
Manila Bulletin - 2016-09-02
We are often told that a house is not a home. Home is where love is given "in good measure, pressed down, shaken together, and overflowing." (Luke 6:38) I wonder how many homes fit that description today. With the growing number of families plagued by ...

Bridging closer relationships
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-02
She left PNG in 2010 and when Tan came to know about it, she was offered to join Philippine Airlines (PAL). The corporate world Vicario eventually joined PAL around the time Pope Francis visited the Philippines last year. "I started January 5 ...

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Zawya - 2016-09-02
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Market rises; ALI tops gainers
Manila Standard Today - 2016-09-02
Nine of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by property developer Ayala Land Inc. which went up by 2.9 percent to P39.50 and conglomerate SM Investments Corp. which rose 2.2 percent to P689.50. Medco Holdings Inc. tumbled 17.4 percent to P1 ...

Cebuano achievers honored at 26th SKAL awards
Philstar - 2016-09-02
Miguel Belmonte, president and CEO of The Philippine STAR, president of the Freeman, president of Banat News and vice chairman of Stargate Media Corporation was inducted ... businessmen in recording, real estate, hotel, travel and tourism, and ...

Singapore sale of rare Marina Bay land set to fetch bumper price
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-09-02
Other potential bidders may include the consortium of Cheung Kong Holdings Ltd., Hongkong Land Holdings Ltd. and Keppel Land Ltd., which developed the Marina Bay Financial Centre after winning the previous auction in the area in 2007, Li said. City ...

Life in a QC apartelle
Philstar - 2016-09-02
LODESTAR By Danton Remoto (The Philippine Star) | Updated September 3, 2016 - 12:00am Twenty years ago, I lived in an apartelle in Cubao. "Apartelle," of course, along with "bed spacer"and "senatoriable," are words that only Filipinos can ...

Ayala unit unloads stake in Integreon
Philstar - 2016-09-02
MANILA, Philippines - LiveIt Investments, a wholly owned subsidiary of conglomerate Ayala Corp., has divested its 58.71 percent stake in Integreon Inc. Integreon Inc. is a leading global provider of legal support, research and business services to law ...

Market rises; ALI tops gainers
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-09-02
Nine of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by property developer Ayala Land Inc. which went up by 2.9 percent to P39.50 and conglomerate SM Investments Corp. which rose 2.2 percent to P689.50. Medco Holdings Inc. tumbled 17.4 percent to P1 ...

Globe may slightly hike capex to $760 million before end-December
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-02
GLOBE Telecom Inc. may increase its capital requirements by a bit, as it intensifies its rollout of fiber optic cables across thousands of barangays in the Philippines and its deployment of cell sites equipped with the 700-megahertz (MHz) radio-frequency ...

GMA, ABS-CBN both claim top spot in Aug TV ratings
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-02
RIVAL broadcasters GMA Network Inc. and ABS-CBN Corp. claimed on Friday they cornered dominance in Urban Luzon and the nationwide audience share last month. In a statement, GMA, the television network led by the Gozon, Jimenez and Duavit families ...

Cash-flush market allows early end to Metrobank CD sale
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-02
"Metrobank is moving the close of the offer period to Monday, September 5, 2016. Despite the early close, the issue and listing date remain unchanged at September 19, 2016," Juan Placido T. Mapa III, head of investor relations, told the Philippine ...

Regus opens 25th business hub in Davao City
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-02
It came to the Philippines, with its first center in the Enterprise Center in Makati in 1999, and has expanded to its 25 locations today. Davao-based Damosa Land Inc., the real-estate arm of Anflo Management and Investment Corp., has been doing business in ...

Ayala sells another BPO investment
Manila Bulletin - 2016-09-02
LiveIt Investments, Limited (LiveIt), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ayala Corporation, has divested its 58.71 percent stake in Integreon, Inc., a leading global provider of legal support, research and business services to law firms, financial institutions ...

Legazpi City is ready for business
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-02
Legazpi is a center of education in the Bicol region. It is home to two universities (Bicol University and Aquinas University of Legazpi) and a number of colleges and technical-vocational schools. The training and teaching health institutions in Legazpi ...

New Members Added To New York Philharmonic Directors And International Board
Broadway World - 2016-09-02
His late father, Professor Carl Friedrich Seemann, was a renowned pianist. Tony Tan Caktiong is the founder and chairman of Jollibee Foods Corporation, one of the largest restaurant companies in Asia. The company has expanded its global presence to more ...

CHED wants mandatory drug tests for college admissions
interaksyon.com - 2016-09-02
"It is something that we should be doing because the drug menace is real," Monico Jacob, president of STI Education Systems Holdings Inc., told Reuters, referring to compulsory tests. STI, which has more than 103,000 students this academic year, has ...

CHED wants mandatory drug tests for college admissions
interaksyon.com - 2016-09-02
"It is something that we should be doing because the drug menace is real," Monico Jacob, president of STI Education Systems Holdings Inc., told Reuters, referring to compulsory tests. STI, which has more than 103,000 students this academic year, has ...

Petron offers rewards program to Uber drivers
Philstar - 2016-09-02
MANILA, Philippines - Petron Corp. has entered into a partnership with ridesharing application Uber that will allow Uber drivers to avail of special bonus points and a cash rebate with the use of the Petron Value Card. Under the partnership, discounts and ...

Learn how to trade stocks the PSE way
Manila Bulletin - 2016-09-02
The Philippine Stock Exchange, Inc. has started to conduct free stock market seminars to give Filipinos more opportunities to learn about stock market investing. The weekly seminars - which started this month -- will be conducted every Tuesdays from ...

Maragusan hosts 9th ComVal family health fair
news.pia.gov.ph - 2016-09-02
Private companies like the Apex Mining Company, DOLE-Maragusan and Therma Marine Inc., also participated in the fair by offering free congee to the beneficiaries and the health personnel as well. The provincial health office together with the Department of ...

National Federation of Filipino American Associations and GMA Network honor Fil-Am achievers
GMA Network - 2016-09-02
The National Federation of Filipino American Associations (NaFFAA) and GMA Network through its international business ... Filipino American Association of Philadelphia, Inc. or FAAPI; Filipino American Community Action Group or FilAmCAG of Hampton Roads ...

UAAP Season 79: Welcome to the mayhem of the DLSU Green Archers
sports.tv5.com.ph - 2016-09-02
Thomas Torres talked about his team, his coach, and their new system in a hushed yet confident tone. It was if he was trying to encapsulate the chaos and control the disorder into one word. Then he repeated. "Mayhem talaga." The De La Salle Green ...

Smart spends P400M for disaster warning broadcast system
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2016-09-02
The flagship wireless unit of PLDT Inc. invested in broadcast technology that would allow "high-risk" communities to get timely alerts during calamities, a statement on Friday showed. Smart Communications said P400 million was spent on a cell ...

26 distressed OFWs from Kuwait repatriated, provided with Assist WELL program
news.pia.gov.ph - 2016-09-02
The said OFWs, who worked as household service workers, arrived Fridaymorning at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on board Philippine Airlines flight PR 669. The depatriates ran away from their respective employers due to poor working conditions ...

Construction innovation showcased in Housing Solutions Congress
Inquirer - 2016-09-02
Don Lee, CEO of Republic Cement Services Inc., which co-presented the Housing Solutions Congress, shared how the company is committed to address the housing shortage and access to affordable homes by developing environment-friendly cement products and ...

Philippines Wants Mandatory Drug Tests For College Admissions
International Business Times - 2016-09-02
"It is something that we should be doing because the drug menace is real," Monico Jacob, president of STI Education Systems Holdings Inc, told Reuters, referring to compulsory tests. STI, which has more than 103,000 students this academic year, has ...

Philippines wants mandatory drug tests for college admissions
Yahoo! - 2016-09-02
"It is something that we should be doing because the drug menace is real," Monico Jacob, president of STI Education Systems Holdings Inc, told Reuters, referring to compulsory tests. STI, which has more than 103,000 students this academic year, has ...

PhilWeb puts employees on 1-month forced leave
Philstar - 2016-09-02
MANILA, Philippines - PhilWeb Corp. has put on "forced leave" its 216 employees for one month as talks with the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. for the renewal of its gaming license remains ongoing. Raymund Aquino, corporate information officer ...

DOJ wraps up probe into laundering of Bangladesh bank money
Rappler - 2016-09-02
The cases involve $15 million of the $81 million stolen from Bangladesh Bank coursed through accounts at the Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) Jupiter branch in Makati City. The trail ended in Philippine casinos. The Philippine Amusement and ...

BPI smart card targeted at young, mobile market
BusinessMirror. - 2016-09-02
The Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) has launched beep-enabled prepaid cards optimized for easy access to transportation services across Metro Manila and targeted at the young, on-the-go market. In partnership with Ayala Malls, beep card-issuer AF ...

Del Monte Pacific share sale eyed in April
MSN - 2016-09-01
Under the new expected timetable, the dividend rate will be set on April 6 and the final offer price will be determined on April 7, with the offer period slated on April 11-20. The shares will be listed on the Main Board of the Philippine Stock Exchange on ...