Rockwell sells half of P6.2-B Aruga Mactan, Cebu, residential project
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
ROCKWELL Land Corp., the property development arm of the Lopez Group, said it has already sold half its residential units in Aruga Resort and Residences in Mactan, Cebu, where most of the country ...

AEV to start Davao City bulk water project in Oct.
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
ABOITIZ Equity Ventures, Inc. (AEV) expects to start constructing its P14-billion Apo Agua bulk water supply project in Davao City by next month, after having secured all the necessary permits. "The contractors have already begun site preparations.

Philam Life plans microinsurance venture
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
THE PHILIPPINE American Life and General Insurance Co. (Philam Life) is looking at venturing into the microinsurance business as it works towards narrowing the protection gap among Filipinos. In an interview, Philam Life Chief Marketing Officer Leonardo D.

ABS-CBN launches indoor theme park
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
ABS-CBN Corp. is expanding its portfolio with the introduction of a new indoor theme park that banks on its line of business as a media company. The company on Sunday launched ABS-CBN Studio Experience (ABS-CBN Studio XP), a 1,400-square meter amusement ...

Dissecting the Tourism Master Plan
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
Above all, it has the full support of the Palace. With this, there is no reason why the DoT should fail. The DoT is a bright spot of this administration and one we are all banking on.

Questions on TRAIN 2 a.k.a. TRABAHO
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
Ayala Corp., which enjoys about 19% return on sales can save around PHP 38+ billion or so in corporate taxes, while San Miguel Corp. with its USD 14 billion sales will enjoy some PHP 38+ billion corporate tax reduction, assuming constant sales figures ...

Vivo PH picks Smart as sole distributor of X21 phone for enterprise clients
newsbytes.ph - 5 months ago
PLDT Enterprise, together with wireless operator Smart Communications, has partnered with Vivo Philippines ... and entrepreneurs with features such as in-display fingerprint scanning technology ...

Vivo PH picks Smart as sole distributor of X21 for enterprise clients
newsbytes.ph - 5 months ago
PLDT Enterprise, together with wireless operator Smart Communications, has partnered with Vivo Philippines ... and entrepreneurs with features such as in-display fingerprint scanning technology ...

PVL: Adamson libero endeared herself to fans
sports.abs-cbn.com - 5 months ago
bronze-medal series with the University of Santo Tomas Golden Tigresses, Ponce cheered the loudest. She turned quiet as she was last asked to join the awardees. Her teammates cheered her but not ...

Commentary: A booming real estate market in the Philippines reveals its diaspora's purchasing power
Channel NewsAsia Singapore - 5 months ago
Real estate companies such as Rockwell, Century Properties, Filinvest Land and Ayala Land sent teams of sales representatives overseas to target potential Filipino buyers in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Dubai and Singapore. Between 2004 ...

ABS-CBN opens indoor amusement park
philstar.com - 5 months ago
MANILA, Philippines -- TV network giant ABS-CBN Corp. is opening a pioneer studio city in the Philippines today. The ABS-CBN Studio Experience or Studio XP, an indoor amusement park located at the fourth floor of the TriNoma mall, brings a combination of ...

Action in CESAFI volleyball resumes
philstar.com - 5 months ago
CEBU, Philippines -- The volleyball action of the 18th Cebu Schools Athletic Foundation, Inc. resumes today at the University of San Carlos gymnasium. In the secondary level, University of San Jose-Recoletos boys take on the Don Bosco Technology College ...

Ramon Ang dreams of a New Bulacan Airport
philstar.com - 5 months ago
China is constructing 20 new ... stranding tens of thousands of passengers. So I sought out San Miguel Corporation (SMC) president and COO Ramon S. Ang for updates on his proposed New Manila International Airport in Bulacan. At no cost to government ...

Ramon Ang dreams of a New Bulacan Airport
philstar.com - 5 months ago
China is constructing 20 new ... stranding tens of thousands of passengers. So I sought out San Miguel Corporation (SMC) president and COO Ramon S. Ang for updates on his proposed New Manila International Airport in Bulacan. At no cost to government ...

New gin for the new gen: The Bar makes a splash at The Island for a night of booze and fun
philstar.com - 5 months ago
The Bar Premium Gin is now available at 7-Eleven with a suggested retail price of P95 per 700mL bottle. Shop online exclusively at Boozy.ph. Soon, it will arrive in leading supermarkets and convenience stores. -- With Gerald Dizon

Cusi asks for cooperation amid power restoration
Philippine Information Agency - 5 months ago
Cusi said. The National Power Corporation, National Electrification Administration, National Grid Corporation of the Philippines, distribution utilities such as MERALCO and electric cooperatives, and other members of the energy industry have been working ...

At least three dead in Philippines as typhoon heads toward Hong Kong
Reuters - 5 months ago
The Philippine disaster agency said two rescue workers died while ... before it was downgraded to a tropical storm. Airlines in Hong Kong have canceled hundreds of flights due to the storm, which is expected to come within 200 km (125 miles) of the city ...

Aguilar, Wright tapped to boost Philippines bid vs Qatar
philstar.com - 5 months ago
The Fil-Canadian Phoenix Petroleum hotshot is a 43.8-percent three-point shooter and norms 6.3 points, 1.5 assists and 1.0 rebounds an outing. The question is who would be relegated to the reserve list in the Phl-Qatar game that would be open only for the ...

NOW upgrades broadband capacity
philstar.com - 5 months ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Listed telecom and technology firm NOW Corp. has made significant upgrades in its current equipment capacity in preparation for the huge demand of broadband internet of its customers. NOW said it has upgraded its equipment capacity ...

DOE assures monitoring, response to typhoon-hit areas
Philippine Information Agency - 5 months ago
Under the areas served by MERALCO, the PAGCOR 34.5kv circuit which tripped and locked-out at 11:34 pm yesterday has been restored at 12:23 am today. At 1:33 am today, the electricity services have been restored in the following barangays connected to the ...

Visayas football event comes to Batangas
Rappler - 5 months ago
The Cebu Aboitiz Cup is usually a league played over many weeks ... The highly successful NCAA South, with teams like Letran Calamba, University of Batangas, De La Salle Lipa, LPU Batangas, has a well-established football competition.

Green and Green 2 Residences: More than just wise investments
philstar.com - 5 months ago
Despite Manila and Quezon City being neighbour cities, Aiyana still had to endure hours of traffic just to arrive in time for her first class every day. But this has since changed. "You are a freshman here in De La Salle University (DLSU) Manila.

Trade war: a boon for Philippine electronics?
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
These include the following: Asia United Bank, BDO Unibank, Inc., Bank of the Philippine Islands, China Banking Corporation, East West Banking Corporation, Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company, Philippine Bank of Communications, Philippine National Bank ...

Trade war: a boon for Philippine electronics?
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
Philippine Business Bank, Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation, Sterling Bank of Asia, Security Bank Corporation, UnionBank of the Philippines, and Bank of Commerce. Bank of China hopes that these partnerships can ensure a ready supply of RMB to facilitate ...

SSS-UnionBank partnership
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
The Social Security System and Union Bank of the Philippines sign an agreement for the SSS Pension Loan Program at SSS Building, East Avenue, Quezon City. Shown are SSS president and chief executive Emmanuel Dooc (left) and UBP president and chief ...

President Duterte wants no more delays on 3rd telco player entry in PHL
TechnoChops - 5 months ago
Duterte had earlier expressed that he wanted the new player to end the duopoly that has been maintained by Globe Telecom and PLDT, Inc. for as long as Filipinos can remember. Just like you and me, the president seems to have had his fill of optimistic ne ...

Rizal disaster operation centers ready for Ompong
Philippine Information Agency - 5 months ago
The PDRRMC also coordinated with Manila Water Company to ensure a stockpile of potable water while MERALCO was sought to trim down trees and cut possible powerline obstructions. Evacuation centers were opened to provide temporary shelter for highly ...

Tigerair Australia to shift maintenance after problems with Philippine check -source
Reuters - 5 months ago
The maintenance check on a Tigerair Australia Boeing 737 jet was done at SIA Engineering Philippines - a joint venture controlled by SIA Engineering Co Ltd, the engineering offshoot of Singapore Airlines, three sources told Reuters on condition of anonymity.

Swiss companies leverage on Singaporean workers' ethos
Singapore Business Review - 5 months ago
... SwissCham in Singapore has an annual collaboration with the St. Gallen Institute in Asia, offering students from the University of St. Gallen HSG and the Singapore Management University SMU business consulting projects with its members, as part of the ...

DOF chief Dominguez spurns calls for early rate hike
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
chief economist at Bank of the Philippine Islands in Manila. "The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas can deploy other tools anyway, to achieve the same objective." Central banks in Asia and elsewhere ...

Petron art competition announce winners
The Sun - 5 months ago
TWENTY-FOUR Malaysian art students were announced as winners of the sixth "Vision Petron National Student Art Competition" in the award ceremony held on Sept 12. With 1,676 entries, this marks the most number of participants in the renowned art ...

Philippines stocks lower at close of trade; PSEi Composite down 1.39%
Investing.com - 5 months ago
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Philippines Stock Exchange by 114 to 67 and 45 ended unchanged. Shares in GT Capital Holdings Inc (PS:GTCAP) fell to 3-years lows; down 4.12% or 35.00 to 815.00. Shares in Security Bank Corp (PS:SECB ...

BGC one-way traffic scheme starts September 17
Rappler - 5 months ago
MANILA, Philippines - The management of Bonifacio Globa City ... drive to let motorists know of the changes being implemented," Bonifacio Estate Services Corporation general manager Jun Galvez said in a statement sent to the media on Friday, September ...

Cine Europa to open in Cebu on Sept. 27
philstar.com - 5 months ago
Ayala Center in Cebu, Shangri-La Plaza, SM Corporation, the Ateneo de Naga, University of the Philippines-Visayas in Tacloban, the Visayas State University in Baybay, Leyte, and the Provincial Government of Palawan and Palawan State University. At 24 ...

How Ompong will cause chaos when it slams Asia
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
The last time a Category 5 cyclone threatened the Philippines was in October 2016. Shares in Leisure & Resorts World Corp., which helps regulate online gaming operations in Cagayan province, fell 4.2 percent on Thursday. Schools in the capital region and ...

How Ompong will cause chaos when it slams Asia
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
The last time a Category 5 cyclone threatened the Philippines was in October 2016. Shares in Leisure & Resorts World Corp., which helps regulate online gaming operations in Cagayan province, fell 4.2 percent on Thursday. Schools in the capital region and ...

How Super Typhoon Mangkhut Will Cause Chaos When it Slams Asia
Bloomberg L.P. - 5 months ago
The last time a Category 5 cyclone threatened the Philippines was in October 2016. Shares in Leisure & Resorts World Corp., which helps regulate online gaming operations in Cagayan province, fell 4.2 percent on Thursday. Schools in the capital region and ...

BOC sets auction in POM, eyes P13.6M in revenue
Philippine Information Agency - 5 months ago
Public viewing of merchandise is on September 14 and 19 at the Asian Terminal Inc-Container Yard (ATI-CY), South Harbour, Port Area, Manila. Interested bidders may inquire with POM at telephone number 705-6077, or through our website www.customs.gov.ph.

Super Typhoon Puts Philippines on Storm Alert Ahead of Landfall
Bloomberg L.P. - 5 months ago
Philippine Airlines Inc., Cebu Air Inc. and other airlines canceled about three dozen flights on Friday and Saturday. Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. encouraged passengers traveling to and from Hong Kong on Sunday and Monday to re-book and the airline will ...

EXPORT AND INDUSTRY BANK
Economic Times - 5 months ago
For India's export community, there has been a delay in grant of refunds pertaining to Integrated Goods and Services Tax (IGST) paid on goods exported out of India and Input Tax credit (ITC) on exports. Diesel consumption growth in calendar 2018 may be ...

EXPORT AND INDUSTRY BANK
Economic Times - 5 months ago
For India's export community, there has been a delay in grant of refunds pertaining to Integrated Goods and Services Tax (IGST) paid on goods exported out of India and Input Tax credit (ITC) on exports. They were off intraday lows as E-Mini futures for the ...

PHILIPPINE BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS DATA
Economic Times - 5 months ago
Nifty futures on the Singapore Stock Exchange were trading higher singing the same tone and indicating a positive start for Nifty in India. Fintech hiring is set to grow stronger this year. Here is a look at the unfolding jobs and salary trends in 2018.

Is the Phl going back to a cycle of boom and bust?
philstar.com - 5 months ago
Even China envisions more economic growth by interconnecting itself ... the country needs to roll out infrastructure projects immediately. Like a corporation, the Philippines needs to invest first, before it can reap revenue. Consider the Philippines ...

Intel and SK Telecom announce joint innovation program
ZDNet - 5 months ago
"A joint innovation program that Intel and SK Telecom are investing in ... Intel partners with Nokia and Ericsson on 5G worldwide Working on 5G deployments across the globe, both networking giants Nokia and Ericsson have selected Intel to back up ...

Stocks end slump; URC, BDO rise
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
Losers, however, beat gainers, 123 to 72, with 45 issues unchanged. Universal Robina Corp., the biggest snack food maker, climbed 2.6 percent to P143.70, while BDO Unibank Inc., the largest lender in terms of assets, also gained 2.6 percent to P117.

Donnie Nietes falls a minute short to win
philstar.com - 5 months ago
LOS ANGELES - Former three-time world champion Donnie Nietes and Aston Palicte were on the same Philippine Airlines flight that left here Tuesday for home, both virtually unmarked after they battled to a split 12-round draw to leave the WBO ...

Meralco: Electricity rates dip in September
CNN Philippines - 5 months ago
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines) -- Amid the rising prices of food and fuel, the nation's largest power distributor announced a dip in electricity prices in September. Manila Electric Company ...

Philippines yields to Iran, absorbs third loss
philstar.com - 5 months ago
The Philippines actually was held to two field-goal baskets in the fourth quarter. Meanwhile, the Iranians found their range in time, with former Meralco import Mohammad Jamshidi, big man Rouzbeh Arghavan and Behnam Yakhchalidehkordi hurting the Filipinos ...

DOTr grants original proponent status to Naia Consortium
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
Being granted the OPS allows Naia Consortium--composed of Aboitiz InfraCapital Inc., AC Infrastructure Holdings Corp., Alliance ... Summit Holdings Inc. and Metro Pacific Investments Corp ...

Storm Bell By Storm
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
Other winners of the heavy 12-race Philippine Racing Club Inc. schedule were Flintridge (Race 2), Ingd Kantar (Race 3), Pabulong (Race 4), Sin Duda (Race 5), Skymarshal (Race 6), Lollipop (Race 7 ...