Market expected to sustain advance
thestandard.com.ph - 2015-11-22
Top gainers last week were Starmalls Inc., which jumped 102.8 percent to P7.89; Agrinurture Inc., which climbed 63.1 percent to P3.41; and Mabuhay Vinyl Corp., which advanced 22.4 percent to P3.69. Heavy losers were Manila Broadcasting Corp, which lost 20 ...

How HR management can prevent a revolution
thestandard.com.ph - 2015-11-22
Society creates a divide Nonetheless ... He currently works as a legal manager at Republic Cement Services Inc. This article is part of his reflections for the course on Human Resource Management with Organizational Behavior. The views expressed above ...

Philex Petroleum : beefing up war chest
4 Traders - 2015-11-22
MANILA, Philippines - Philex Petroleum Corp., the upstream oil and gas unit of listed mining firm Philex Mining Corp., is beefing up its war chest to finance exploration and drilling in different petroleum blocks here and abroad in 2016. This is partly in ...

Hacienda Luisita: The struggle continues
Rappler - 2015-11-22
grandfather of the current president, bought the lands of Central Azucarera de Tarlac, including Hacienda Luisita, from the Spanish-owned Compana General de Tabacos de Filipinas (TABACALERA). His purchase was underwritten by a loan from the Central Bank of ...

Trans-Asia Oil to build $1-B Sual coal power plant
Philstar - 2015-11-22
SUAL, Pangasinan, Philippines - The green light for the construction of another power plant in this town has been given with the signing of a memorandum of agreement (MOA) Friday between Trans-Asia Oil and Energy Development Corp. and the municipal ...

PetroEnergy incurs $2.77 M lossin Jan-Sept
Philstar - 2015-11-22
MANILA, Philippines - Listed PetroEnergy Resources Corp. (PERC) incurred a net loss of $2.77 million in the nine months to September due to lower oil revenues and other charges. The net loss compares with the $973,660 net income posted a year ago.

Less than sparkling outlook for diamond miners
MSN - 2015-11-21
In contrast, Paragon Diamonds, which operates the Lemphane mine in Lesotho, does not live up to its name. The group, which is led by executive chairman Philip Manduca, was suspended from the Alternative Investment Market citing limited working capital and ...

Sual seals deal for new 900-MW power plant
Manila Bulletin - 2015-11-21
Sual, Pangasinan -- A 900-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant will be put up by Trans Asia Oil and Energy Development Corporation in this town, following a memorandum of agreement (MOA) it signed with the local government. Sual Mayor Robert Arcinue said ...

Philex Petroleum subsidiary drops onshore exploration plans in Peru
BusinessMirror - 2015-11-21
A subsidiary of Pangilinan-led Philex Petroleum Corp. on Friday said it would no longer pursue exploration activities in Peru. "Philex announces that Pitkin Petroleum Plc., a 53-percent owned subsidiary, has elected not to enter exploration subphase 2 in ...

Meralco employee dies after car plunges into Pasig River
Philstar - 2015-11-21
MANILA, Philippines - A 27- year-old employee of the Manila Electric Company (Meralco) died inside the Toyota Vios he was driving after it plunged into the Pasig River in Makati City early Saturday. A report reaching the Makati Police identified the victim ...

25 Senior High-Ready Colleges And Universities In Metro Manila
wheninmanila.com - 2015-11-21
Kristin is currently a Senior High School (SHS) student in MapĂșa Institute of Technology, taking the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) strand. Aside from being one of the youngest writers here on When in Manila, she serves as an ...

Atlas bares losses
thestandard.com.ph - 2015-11-20
Atlas Consolidated Mining and Development Corp. reported a consolidated net loss of P1.3 billion in the first nine months of 2015, a reversal from a profit of P841 million year-on-year. Atlas attributed the loss in a statement to an accounting charge for ...

'Aggrieved' men attempt to storm Iloilo radio station
interaksyon.com - 2015-11-20
Images from CCTV footage released by Aksyon Radyo-Iloilo, a member of the Manila Broadcasting Company, showed the group, who were led by a bespectacled man in a T-shirt and shorts, drive up to the Carlos Uy Building along Benigno Aquino Jr. Avenue in ...

People & Events
Visayan Daily Star - 2015-11-20
It will be the city's official entry to the Guinness Book of World Records, and will aim to gather 12,000 people who ... depicts what Victorias City is known for, its "kalamay" or sugar and its sugar industry, the Victorias Milling Company.

PBCom profit plunges 62% in 9 months
Philstar - 2015-11-19
MANILA, Philippines - Earnings of Philippine Bank of Communications (PBCom) plunged 62.3 percent in the first nine months on the back of lower income from investment securities, lower gains from trading and securities and foreign exchange operations as ...

Italpinas pegs IPO price
Philstar - 2015-11-19
MANILA, Philippines - Italpinas Development Corp. has set its offer price at P3.60 per share. This represents a significant discount to the earlier announced maximum offer price of P4.20 per share. Italpinas hopes to raise as much as P207.3 million from ...

Semirara looks to boost coal sales this year
Philstar - 2015-11-19
MANILA, Philippines - Semirara Mining and Power Corp. expects its sales to reach 9.5 million metric tons this year given the strong growth in the power and construction sectors. Victor Consunji, president and COO of Semirara Mining, said of the expected 9 ...

Semirara sees strong coal sales
thestandard.com.ph - 2015-11-18
Semirara Mining and Power Corp. said Wednesday it expects coal sales to increase 41 percent this year, amid strong demand from new power plants and cement companies. Semirara Mining said domestic coal deliveries to the power, cement and other industrial ...

Decoding the marketer's obsession with needs and greed
Economic Times - 2015-11-18
How did we come to this? And why haven't brands woken up to this yet? (The author is marketing & digital strategist at Max Group of Companies. With inputs from Narayan Devanathan. CEO, Dentsu Creative Impact Group. Views expressed are personal)

Philippine Bank Of Communications : PBCom profit plunges 62% in 9 months
4 Traders - 2015-11-18
MANILA, Philippines - Earnings of Philippine Bank of Communications (PBCom) plunged 62.3 percent in the first nine months on the back of lower income from investment securities, lower gains from trading and securities and foreign exchange operations as ...

Innovation and big ideas: Pushing boundaries
philstar.com - 2015-11-18
She is now fulfilling her dreams of studying for her MBA in France. Maria Ressa of Rappler.com and Nix Nolledo of Xurpas Inc. shared how they started their companies and maximized the use of technology products such as mobile phones and internet.

Global maritime firm opens Manila office
BusinessMirror. - 2015-11-18
IN time for the implementation of the changes in the requirements for training and certification of seafarers in 2016, International Registries Inc. (IRI) and its affiliates recently opened their 27th global office in Manila, with the goal of serving more ...

Megawide unit rescinds PPP deal for upgrade of Orthopedic Hospital
Philstar - 2015-11-18
MANILA, Philippines - A subsidiary of Megawide Construction Corp. has terminated its contract with the government for the modernization of the Philippine Orthopedic Center (POC) under the public-private partnership (PPP) scheme. In a statement yesterday ...

Decoding the marketer's obsession with needs and greed
Economic Times - 2015-11-18
How did we come to this? And why haven't brands woken up to this yet? (The author is marketing & digital strategist at Max Group of Companies. With inputs from Narayan Devanathan. CEO, Dentsu Creative Impact Group. Views expressed are personal)

I-Remit posted P25.3-million income as of end-September
BusinessMirror. - 2015-11-17
MONEY-SENDING service provider I-Remit Inc. reported a consolidated net income of P25.3 million year-to-date (YTD) as of September 30, 2015, P0.9 million or 4 percent higher compared to the P24.4 million posted in the same period last year. Revenues ...

I-Remit posted P25.3-million income as of end-September
BusinessMirror. - 2015-11-17
MONEY-SENDING service provider I-Remit Inc. reported a consolidated net income of P25.3 million year-to-date (YTD) as of September 30, 2015, P0.9 million or 4 percent higher compared to the P24.4 million posted in the same period last year. Revenues ...

2Go net income rose 44% to P914.96 million in first 9 months
BusinessMirror. - 2015-11-17
2GO Group Inc., an operator of various cargo and passenger ships in the country, said its net income already surpassed its profit last year after it reached a record performance for the period. The company said in its report, its income grew 44 percent ...

2Go net income rose 44% to P914.96 million in first 9 months
BusinessMirror - 2015-11-17
2GO Group Inc., an operator of various cargo and passenger ships in the country, said its net income already surpassed its profit last year after it reached a record performance for the period. The company said in its report, its income grew 44 percent ...

I-Remit posted P25.3-million income as of end-September
BusinessMirror - 2015-11-17
MONEY-SENDING service provider I-Remit Inc. reported a consolidated net income of P25.3 million year-to-date (YTD) as of September 30, 2015, P0.9 million or 4 percent higher compared to the P24.4 million posted in the same period last year. Revenues ...

I-Remit posted P25.3-million income as of end-September
BusinessMirror. - 2015-11-17
MONEY-SENDING service provider I-Remit Inc. reported a consolidated net income of P25.3 million year-to-date (YTD) as of September 30, 2015, P0.9 million or 4 percent higher compared to the P24.4 million posted in the same period last year. Revenues ...

Pepsi income up 14% to P706 million in January to September
BusinessMirror. - 2015-11-17
BOTTLER Pepsi-Cola Products Philippines Inc. said higher sales drove its net income up by 14 percent during the first nine months of the year, as growth was seen in all of its units. The company said its profits reached P706.35 million for the period ...

Anchor Land net income falls 9% to P371 million
Manila Bulletin - 2015-11-17
Anchor Land Holdings, Inc. reported a 9 percent decline in net income for the first nine months of 2015 to P371.25 million due to lower construction accomplishment of saleable condominium projects. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange ...

DMCI earnings rise to P9.9 B
Philstar - 2015-11-17
MANILA, Philippines - DMCI Holdings Inc. reported a consolidated net income of P9.9 billion in the first nine months of the year, up 31 percent from the P7.5 billion earned in the same period a year ago. Excluding the one-time gain, core net income of the ...

DMCI net income up 31 percent
GMA Network - 2015-11-17
Listed conglomerate DMCI Holdings Inc. announced on Monday a 31 percent increase in its net income for the first nine months of the year, from P7.5 billion to P9.9 billion year-on-year, on the back of the improved performance of its businesses. Excluding ...

Megawide quits hospital project, registers record high revenues
Manila Bulletin - 2015-11-17
Megawide Construction Corporation has terminated its contract for the Modernization of the Philippine Orthopedic Center with the Department of Health. In a statement, Megawide said "this is a decision driven by the two-year delay in awarding of the ...

DMCI sees income expanding to P12b
Manila Standard Today - 2015-11-16
DMCI Holdings Inc. of the Consunji Group is looking at a full year consolidated net income of P12 billion this year from P10 billion in 2014, its chairman said Monday. DMCI Holdings chairman Isidro Consunji told reporters most of its subsidiaries over ...

DMCI sees income expanding to P12b
thestandard.com.ph - 2015-11-16
DMCI Holdings Inc. of the Consunji Group is looking at a full year consolidated net income of P12 billion this year from P10 billion in 2014, its chairman said Monday. DMCI Holdings chairman Isidro Consunji told reporters most of its subsidiaries over ...

DoubleDragon to sell shares
Manila Standard Today - 2015-11-16
DoubleDragon Properties Inc., jointly owned by Injap Investments Inc. of businessman Edgar Sia II and Jollibee Foods Corp.the chairman Tony Tan Caktiong, plans to raise P10 billion through the issuance of preferred shares to fund capital expenditure on ...

DoubleDragon to sell shares
thestandard.com.ph - 2015-11-16
DoubleDragon Properties Inc., jointly owned by Injap Investments Inc. of businessman Edgar Sia II and Jollibee Foods Corp.the chairman Tony Tan Caktiong, plans to raise P10 billion through the issuance of preferred shares to fund capital expenditure on ...

Atlas Mining posted P1.3 billion net loss from Jan. to Sept.
BusinessMirror. - 2015-11-16
PUBLICLY listed Atlas Consolidated Mining and Development Corp. incurred loss yet realized growth in production by end of September 2015. For the first nine months of this year, the company reported a consolidated net loss of P1.3 billion in contrast to a ...

Atlas Mining posted P1.3 billion net loss from Jan. to Sept.
BusinessMirror. - 2015-11-16
PUBLICLY listed Atlas Consolidated Mining and Development Corp. incurred loss yet realized growth in production by end of September 2015. For the first nine months of this year, the company reported a consolidated net loss of P1.3 billion in contrast to a ...

Lopez Holdings posts higher profit on gains from Bayantel sale
Manila Bulletin - 2015-11-16
Lopez Holdings Corporation reported a 38 percent jump in attributable net income to P4.36 billion for the first nine months of 2015 from the P3.15 billion earned in the same period last year. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE), the firm ...

CDC bags top plum in Asia CEO Awards
BusinessMirror - 2015-11-16
They include Concepcion Industrial Corp., Hedcor Inc., Integrated Micro Electronics Inc., Magsaysay Maritime Corp., Megaworld Corp., PagIBIG Fund, Philex Mining Corp., Pointwest Technologies Corp. and Security Bank Corp. CDC President and CEO Arthur P.

GMA 7 scraps Iloilo City news program, lays off 20 staff
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2015-11-16
The retrenchments came less than two weeks after GMA Network Inc. announced that its net profit for the three quarters of the year rose to P1.804 billion or 80 percent higher compared to the P1.001 billion recorded during the same period in 2014.

Lopez Holdings nets P4.3B
Inquirer - 2015-11-16
CONGLOMERATE Lopez Holdings booked a 38-percent year-on-year growth in nine-month net profit to P4.35 billion as the group recouped impairment losses after unloading its telecommunication business. Last July, Ayala-led Globe Telecom Inc. bought from Bayan ...

DMCI Holdings construction unit to take on P2.9 billion more projects
BusinessMirror. - 2015-11-15
DMCI Holdings Inc. said its construction unit DM Consunji Inc. has been awarded building, power and water projects worth P2.9 billion in the third quarter of the year, bringing its total order book to over P31 billion this year. Among the projects is a ...

Alsons in talks with potential investors
BusinessMirror - 2015-11-15
ALSONS Consolidated Resources Inc. (ACRI) of the Alcantara Group is in talks with potential investors, both foreign and local, in line with its plans to further cement its position in the lucrative power sector. The company is mum on this, but a highly ...

DMCI Holdings construction unit to take on P2.9 billion more projects
BusinessMirror. - 2015-11-15
DMCI Holdings Inc. said its construction unit DM Consunji Inc. has been awarded building, power and water projects worth P2.9 billion in the third quarter of the year, bringing its total order book to over P31 billion this year. Among the projects is a ...

Alsons in talks with potential investors
BusinessMirror. - 2015-11-15
ALSONS Consolidated Resources Inc. (ACRI) of the Alcantara Group is in talks with potential investors, both foreign and local, in line with its plans to further cement its position in the lucrative power sector. The company is mum on this, but a highly ...

DMCI Holdings construction unit to take on P2.9 billion more projects
BusinessMirror. - 2015-11-15
DMCI Holdings Inc. said its construction unit DM Consunji Inc. has been awarded building, power and water projects worth P2.9 billion in the third quarter of the year, bringing its total order book to over P31 billion this year. Among the projects is a ...