Meet the top 27 Philippine startup influencers of this generation
E27 - 2016-04-11
Nix Nolledo is the Chairman and CEO of the largest listed consumer technology company in a Southeast Asian Stock Exchange, Xurpas Inc. Notably, Xurpas also claims to be the first mobile technology IPO in emerging Southeast Asian markets. Nix is an active ...

Meet the top 27 Philippine startup influencers of this generation
E27 - 2016-04-11
Nix Nolledo is the Chairman and CEO of the largest listed consumer technology company in a Southeast Asian Stock Exchange, Xurpas Inc. Notably, Xurpas also claims to be the first mobile technology IPO in emerging Southeast Asian markets. Nix is an active ...

Negative Pledge Pros and Cons
National Law Review - 2016-04-11
See Kelly v. Central Hanover Bank & Trust Co. at 507 (1935). In Metropolitan Life Ins. Co. v. RJR Nabisco, Inc., 906 F.2d 884 (2d Cir. 1990), the district court temporarily enjoined RJR from selling assets that were subject to a negative pledge covenant.

DOLE Jobs Fair generates local employment for Sibugaynons
news.pia.gov.ph - 2016-04-10
Among the companies who needed applicants for immediate hiring were Permex Producer and Exporter Corporation and Century Pacific Foods. Manpower requirements included factory workers, supervisors, accounting staff, registered nurse, project coordinators ...

DoubleDragon eyes P15 B borrowings
MSN - 2016-04-10
DoubleDragon Properties Corp. plans to raise an additional P15 billion through the debt market to fund its ongoing expansion program. In an interview with The Star, DoubleDragon chairman and chief executive officer Edgar "Injap" Sia said the company ...

DoubleDragon eyes P15 B borrowings
MSN - 2016-04-10
DoubleDragon Properties Corp. plans to raise an additional P15 billion through the debt market to fund its ongoing expansion program. In an interview with The Star, DoubleDragon chairman and chief executive officer Edgar "Injap" Sia said the company ...

Filinvest group nets P7 billion in 2015
MSN - 2016-04-10
The balance came from sugar operations at 5 percent and hotel operations at 2 percent. Real estate subsidiaries Filinvest Land Inc. (FLI) and Filinvest Alabang Inc. (FAI) continued to deliver solid growth to the group. FLI, one of the countryâ s ...

SM starts China condo project
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-04-10
Property developer SM Prime Holdings Inc. said it expects to start pre-selling condominium units in China by the first quarter of 2017, after it broke ground for a seven-tower residential project this year. SM Prime residential business head Jose Mari ...

Market index may test 7,300-point level
Manila Standard Today - 2016-04-10
Consumer stocks Concepcion Industrial and Puregold Price Club Inc. were the among top gainers last week. Concepcion Industrial gained 8.8 percent to P47, while Puregold jumped 7.3 percent to P39.10. Bloomberry Resorts Corp. dropped 9.6 percent to P4.59 ...

Company Overview of The Corporate Finance Group AG
Bloomberg - 2016-04-10
The Corporate Finance Group (TCFG) offers mergers and acquisitions advisory services to small and medium sized companies. The company provides corporate finance, private equity, and pre-IPO consulting services. It caters to chemicals and pharmaceuticals ...

DOTC indefinitely postpones NSRP bidding process
Philstar - 2016-04-10
Karim Garcia, vice president for business development of Metro Pacific Investments Corp. (MPIC), told reporters the company had also requested for an extension of the date for the submission of qualification documents for the project. "We have asked for ...

Chinese tourists troop to PH
Inquirer - 2016-04-10
This is in turn seen to benefit publicly listed gaming firms like Bloomberry Resorts Corp. and Melco Crown (Philippines) Resorts Corp.. Chinese tourists in the Philippines account for 9 percent of tourist arrivals, the fourth biggest foreign visitor ...

Cable TV champions recognized
Inquirer - 2016-04-10
Lopez served as president and chief executive officer of ABS-CBN Corp., the entertainment and media conglomerate of Lopez Holdings Corp., from 1956 to 1993 and chair emeritus, 1993-1997. In a 1997 book commissioned by De La Salle University, Lopez was ...

Megawide to start building P3-billion transport terminal SW of Metro Manila
BusinessMirror. - 2016-04-10
an advisory sent by the consortium led by Megawide Construction Corp. (MCC) showed. The document stated Megawide will begin the construction of the Integrated Transport System (ITS) Southwest Terminal on April 22. It will take about two years before Walter ...

Aboitiz, MetroPacific eye 5 airport projects
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-04-10
"I think most of the bidders are geared up by now and ready for that opportunity," AEV first vice president ... by Aboitiz Equity Ventures, Philippine Airports Consortium of Metro Pacific Investments Corp., San Miguel Holdings Corp.-IIAC Airport ...

Megawide to start building P3-billion transport terminal SW of Metro Manila
BusinessMirror. - 2016-04-10
an advisory sent by the consortium led by Megawide Construction Corp. (MCC) showed. The document stated Megawide will begin the construction of the Integrated Transport System (ITS) Southwest Terminal on April 22. It will take about two years before Walter ...

Global Warming: A high-priority issue for PR
BusinessMirror. - 2016-04-10
Another company that has taken major environmental conservation initiatives that also proved commercially viable is SM Prime Holdings. In December 2012 the company installed solar-power panels in the rooftop of SM City North Edsa, making the mall the first ...

Technology, retail companies are favored sectors
Manila Bulletin - 2016-04-10
For online brokerage firm COL Financial Group, Inc., the stocks to buy in technology industry are Solid Group, Inc., Now Corp., ISM Communications Corp., Cyber Bay Corp., among others. In retail, it is betting on RFM Corp. and Robinsons Retail Holdings ...

Technology, retail companies are favored sectors
Manila Bulletin - 2016-04-10
For online brokerage firm COL Financial Group, Inc., the stocks to buy in technology industry are Solid Group, Inc., Now Corp., ISM Communications Corp., Cyber Bay Corp., among others. In retail, it is betting on RFM Corp. and Robinsons Retail Holdings ...

Megawide supports training, development of Filipino construction professionals
Manila Bulletin - 2016-04-10
With the Philippine construction industry expected to sustain its momentum, Megawide Construction Corporation is supporting calls to train and develop highly competent construction professionals, in order to meet the demand for big-ticket projects here and ...

Company Overview of Hillwinds Energy Development Corporation
Bloomberg - 2016-04-10
Hillwinds Energy Development Corporation provides carbon capture, carbon sequestration, and algae-for-biofuels technology company. The company was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Fairfield, Connecticut.

Manila Water customers can now pay bills at Security Bank
Philstar - 2016-04-10
MANILA, Philippines - Manila Water recently signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with Security Bank to make it easier for its customers to pay their water bills. The agreement allows Manila Water customers to settle their bills at any Security Bank ...

Biomass now energizing 300,000 homes
interaksyon.com - 2016-04-10
Two of the largest biomass power plants are fired by bagasse and were put up in the "sugar bowl" of Negros Occidental by packaged food and beverage producer Universal Robina Corp. (URC) and diversified sugar manufacturer Victorias Milling Co. Inc. (VMC).

A wedding nine years in the making
Philstar - 2016-04-10
MANILA, Philippines - Christian Concepcion, son of RFM Corporation president & CEO and Go Negosyo founder Joey Concepcion and his lovely wife Marissa, married long-time girlfriend Olivia Jacinto last March 2, 2016 at the Santuario de San Antonio Church in ...

DTI scraps initial electronics industry roadmap
MSN - 2016-04-09
The Philippines is abandoning its initial electronics industry blueprint after failing to attract the short term foreign investment target of $2.5 billion. Semiconductor and Electronics Industries in the Philippines (SEIPI) president Dan Lachica said the ...

A wedding nine years in the making
m.philstar.com - 2016-04-09
MANILA, Philippines - Christian Concepcion, son of RFM Corporation president & CEO and Go Negosyo founder Joey Concepcion and his lovely wife Marissa, married long-time girlfriend Olivia Jacinto last March 2, 2016 at the Santuario de San Antonio Church in ...

GMA Network grants P1.9-B cash dividend
Philstar - 2016-04-09
MANILA, Philippines - Broadcasting firm GMA Network Inc. has declared a P0.40 cash dividend per share, amounting to a total of P1.94 billion. Shareholders of record as of April 25, 2016 are entitled to receive the dividends. The payment date is on May 16.

ODPN moves forward
Inquirer - 2016-04-09
Last March 30, the Organization Development Practitioners Network (ODPN) had the induction of its new Board of Directors at the ECJ Executive Dining Room of San Miguel Corporation. They will carry on the 15-year tradition of the association as well as ...

8990 eyes P1.7 B sales from condo project
Philstar - 2016-04-09
MANILA, Philippines - 8990 Holdings Inc. is eyeing P1.7 billion in sales from its first high-rise condominium project slated for completion in September next year. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, 8990 said the project dubbed Urban Deca ...

Enjoying food art in Antipolo
BusinessMirror - 2016-04-09
The San Miguel Pure Foods Culinary Team (from left) Chef Rj Garcia, admin and finance; Rowena Balanga, projects coordinator; Muny Moreno, VP And GM for Great Foodsolutions; Helene Pontejos, culinary services manager; Llena Arcenas; Chef Rene Ruz ...

Enjoying food art in Antipolo
BusinessMirror. - 2016-04-09
The San Miguel Pure Foods Culinary Team (from left) Chef Rj Garcia, admin and finance; Rowena Balanga, projects coordinator; Muny Moreno, VP And GM for Great Foodsolutions; Helene Pontejos, culinary services manager; Llena Arcenas; Chef Rene Ruz ...

Enjoying food art in Antipolo
BusinessMirror. - 2016-04-09
The San Miguel Pure Foods Culinary Team (from left) Chef Rj Garcia, admin and finance; Rowena Balanga, projects coordinator; Muny Moreno, VP And GM for Great Foodsolutions; Helene Pontejos, culinary services manager; Llena Arcenas; Chef Rene Ruz ...

Cray, Airmen break 4x100 Philippine record
The Daily Tribune - 2016-04-09
but she instead wound up breaking the national junior record she reset last March with a heave of 38.95 meters in the trackfest presented by Ayala Corp., and also backed by Milo Nutri-up, Philippine Sports Commission, Foton Philippines, PCSO, Summit ...

Celebrations and showdowns at the 2016 Aliwan Fiesta
The Daily Tribune - 2016-04-09
Manila Broadcasting Company (MBC) is organizing the Aliwan Fiesta celebrations on April 14 to 16. Now on its 14th year, the annual cultural extravaganza begins with the opening of a Shoppers Bazaar along Sotto Street at the CCP (Cultural Center of the ...

Century Pacific posts P1.93 B profit in 2015
Philstar - 2016-04-09
MANILA, Philippines - Century Pacific Food (CNPF) reported a 21 percent increase in net income last year to P1.93 billion, driven by strong volume growth across its branded segments. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE), CNPF said it ...

GT Capital reduces 2016 capex to P44.7b
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-04-08
GT Capital Holdings Inc., the holding company of tycoon George Ty, reduced its 2016 capital expenditures to P44.7 billion from an initial estimate of P60 billion. GT Capital said in a regulatory filing the 2016 budget would be used to support the growth of ...

Siguil hydro project
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-04-08
GENERAL SANTOS CITY--Alsons Consolidated Resources Inc. of the Alcantara Group is on track to start construction of the 15-megawatt Siguil hydro project in Maasim, Sarangani within the year. Alsons executive vice president Tirso Santillan Jr. told ...

Siguil hydro project
Manila Standard Today - 2016-04-08
GENERAL SANTOS CITY--Alsons Consolidated Resources Inc. of the Alcantara Group is on track to start construction of the 15-megawatt Siguil hydro project in Maasim, Sarangani within the year. Alsons executive vice president Tirso Santillan Jr. told ...

Suntrust Amadea: The best of both worlds
Philstar - 2016-04-08
MANILA, Philippines - Idyllic country living and a bustling city lifestyle definitely do not go hand in hand. Many aspiring homeowners often have to choose between these two extremes when choosing where to settle down. Residing in the middle of a busy ...

A New Hub in Northern Cebu
Philstar - 2016-04-08
An affiliate of the Aboitiz Equity Ventures, Inc., AboitizLand supports over 400 hectares of Cebu which it has developed into nurturing, assuring and enduring residential, commercial and industrial communities. Through these successful projects ...

Lim closes in on Morales in Ronda PH
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-04-08
The event, organized by LBC Express, is sanctioned by PhilCycling and sponsored by Manny V. Pangilinan Sports Foundation, Petron and Versa Radio-Tech 1 Corp. with Maynilad and NLEX as minor sponsors.

Key Executives for 1881 Niagara Falls Boulevard Holdings LLC
Bloomberg - 2016-04-08
WD-40 Company Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend, Payable on April 29, 2016; Announces Appointment of Daniel T. Carter as Board of Directors

Pro-Friends partner
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-04-08
Property Company of Friends Inc., or Pro-Friends, has tapped the service of Globe Telecom Inc. for its first business process outsourcing office in Cavite. Under the partnership, Globe Business is expected to provide secure, fast and cutting-edge ...

LBC Express ready to serve newly integrated ASEAN market
Manila Bulletin - 2016-04-08
Serving a market the size of the ten-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) states will definitely be a daunting challenge for most businesses, but LBC Express, Inc. President and Chief Operations Officer Miguel Camahort feels that the ...

SMPFC supports Madrid Fusión Manila anew
BusinessMirror - 2016-04-08
Alejo III, San Miguel Pure Foods Co. Inc. president; and Helene Z. Pontejos, Great Food Solutions vice president and general manager. SAN Miguel Pure Foods Co. Inc. (SMPFC), through its food-service arm Great Food Solutions (GFS), is once again supporting ...

Tessie Sy, Robina Gokongwei of Philippines make Forbes list
THE NATION - 2016-04-08
Philippines ... first time. She is the president of multiformat retailer RRHI, one of the country's largest retailers which benefit from growing consumer affluence in the country. She is also a director of JG Summit Holdings Inc., Robinsons Land Corp ...

Vote and Gulp!
thestandard.com.ph - 2016-04-08
Support your presidential bet in the most refreshing way possible with 7-Election 2016, a totally fun way to vote for your presidential bet using specially-designed 7-Eleven Gulp cups for your favourite drinks. 7-Eleven Philippines is back with its fun and ...

Megaworld is Best Developer in PHI Property Awards
Manila Standard Today - 2016-04-08
Megaworld Corporation took home its first-ever Best Developer award at the fourth annual Philippines Property Awards gala held at the Fairmont Hotel Wednesday evening. The Dr Andrew L Tan-led company started the evening with 16 nominations, with Uptown ...

LIST: Scheduled power interruptions in Metro Manila, nearby provinces
m.philstar.com - 2016-04-08
Sto. Rosario Kanluran, Pateros. Between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Portion of Eduque St. from Salamanca St. to Makati Ave. including Berjaya Makati Hotel - Philippines, RMD Estate and Dev. Inc., Century City Dev. and Millennium Plaza Hotel in Bgy.

8990´s Urban Deca Tower 70 days ahead of sched
Manila Bulletin - 2016-04-08
Residential developer 8990 Holdings Inc. reported that the construction of its 42-storey Urban Deca Tower along EDSA Mandaluyong is now on its 30th floor-70 days ahead of schedule. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, the firm said that the ...