Lazada teams up with GCash on payments
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
Mynt is now a partnership between Globe Telecom, Ayala Corporation and Ant Financial. Aside from GCash, Lazada customers can also pay via cash-on-delivery, Paypal, credit/debit cards and BDO credit card installment. Mr. Alimurung noted in previous years ...

SNAP set to finish floating solar power project by early 2019
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
SN Aboitiz Power (SNAP) expects to complete by early next year its pilot floating solar project on Magat dam in partnership with state-led National Irrigation ... power plant at the border of Isabela and Ifugao. Its 8.5-MW Maris Main Canal 1 hydroelectric ...

SNAP to complete water-based solar project in Magat Dam, Isabela
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
SN Aboitiz Power Group (SNAP) is targeting to complete in early-2019 a water-based, solar-power project in Magat Dam in Isabela. SNAP President and CEO Joseph Yu said the floating solar panels " ...

Del Monte reports weak performance in fiscal Q1
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
These were produced in Bukidnon, Philippines. Individually packaged and known as Pineapple Stick, it is available in about 70 percent of 7-Eleven outlets or about 14,000 stores in Japan.

Fruitas branches out with launch of new brands, provincial expansion
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
RIDING on the economic dynamism of key cities and provinces outside the capital, Fruitas Holdings Inc. (FHI ... food cart industry in the Philippines. Since its first stall opened in 2002 ...

Carriers mull over flight cuts to lessen tourist visit to Boracay
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
In an interview with the BusinessMirror, Tourism Secretary Bernadette Fatima Romulo Puyat said, "I have been talking with the airlines, I talked with Jimmy Bautista [Philippine Airlines] and ...

Munti braces for Ompong onslaught, monitors Laguna Bay water rise
Philippine Information Agency - 5 months ago
The local government reminded residents to take appropriate preparations and to monitor latest weather bulletins from local the Disaster Council and PAG-ASA. For emergency concerns, Muntinlupa residents may contact the following numbers: (0927) 257 9332 ...

Philippines stocks higher at close of trade; PSEi Composite up 0.92%
Investing.com - 5 months ago
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Philippines Stock Exchange by 120 to 72 and 45 ended unchanged. Shares in Megaworld Corp (PS:MEG) fell to 52-week lows; falling 2.77% or 0.120 to 4.210. Shares in LT Group Inc (PS:LTG) fell to 52-week lows ...

Colombian rebel group ELN releases 6 hostages, says ICRC
Rappler - 5 months ago
President Ivan Duque said: "I am glad that there are people who are returned to their homes today after having suffered the ... The talks are aimed at ending half a century of armed conflict. A final peace deal with the ELN would end the last armed ...

Del Monte Pacific reports higher 1Q earnings of US$3 mil on one-off gain
The Edge - 5 months ago
SINGAPORE (Sept 12): Del Monte Pacific reported a 1Q19 earnings of US$3 million (S$4.1 million). This is higher than US$0.7 million in 1Q18 and was the result of a one-off gain from the purchase of DMFI loans. The group had purchased US$99 million of DMFI ...

Peso pierces 54:$1 level
philstar.com - 5 months ago
Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co. (Metrobank) said in a report the peso may further test the 54.19 to 54.23 level after it breached the 53.8 to 54 range. "Keep positions light for the time being, however bias is still to pick up dollars on dips ahead of ...

DMCI HOLDINGS INC
Economic Times - 5 months ago
The $75,000 fine comes on top of $7.36 million in forfeiture Shkreli had already been ordered to pay following his conviction. Batteries, once relegated to powering small devices like remote controls and watches, are now poised to energize the things most ...

Century set to finish four buildings in next 3 years
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
Century Properties Group Inc. is scheduled to complete two office buildings and two hotel towers over the next three years in line with a target to reach P1.5 billion in leasing revenues by 2020. Century Properties chief operating officer and managing ...

Real estate portal celebrates five years
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
Taking part in the momentous occasion were some of its partner clients and top real estate developers including Greenfield Development Corporation, BPI Buena Mano, Regus, Eastwood Property Holdings, DMCI Holdings Inc., Filinvest Land Inc., and Taylormade ...

Real estate portal celebrates five years
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
Taking part in the momentous occasion were some of its partner clients and top real estate developers including Greenfield Development Corporation, BPI Buena Mano, Regus, Eastwood Property Holdings, DMCI Holdings Inc., Filinvest Land Inc., and Taylormade ...

Veteran tourism exec takes over scandal-rocked Tourism Promotions Board
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
She said her first order of business as COO was to meet with the private stakeholders and leaders in the tourism industry to consult on directions for the promotion of country. Tourism ...

Century Properties taps Leechiu to market P4.5-billion new office building
philstar.com - 5 months ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Century Properties Group Inc. (CPG) is adding a new office building in its portfolio, the P4.5-billion Century Diamond Tower. Located in Century City in Makati, the 35-story tower is targeted for completion next year. CPG, through ...

'Ompong' may bring worse rains than 'Ondoy' - PAGASA
philstar.com - 5 months ago
Vicente Malano, administrator of the Philippine Atmospheric ... general manager Ed Monreal said yesterday afternoon after meeting with the Airline Operators Council (AOC) at the MIAA board room. - With Christina Mendez, Jaime Laude, Cecille Suerte ...

CPG targets P1.5B in recurring revenues by 2020
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
CENTURY PROPERTIES Group is targeting to increase its recurring revenue base to P1.5 billion by 2020. -- CENTURYCITYMALL.COM.PH CENTURY PROPERTIES Group, Inc. (CPG) aims to grow its recurring revenue base to P1.5 billion by 2020, as it completes a mix of ...

Jollibee to put up stores in UK, NY and Macau
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
LOCAL fast-food giant Jollibee Foods Corp. (JFC) on Wednesday said it is set to open its first flagship Jollibee stores in three different milestone locations--the United Kingdom, Manhattan in ...

Taking life experiences to the next level
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
In Photo: From left: Jojo Ocampo, SVP for BPI Unsecured Lending and Cards Group; Dan Wolbert, Visa head of Business Development for the Philippines and Guam; Jenny Lacerna, head of BPI Credit ...

5 foreign firms bid to build Zamboanga coal-fired plant
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
ALSONS Power Group, the energy business of the Alcantara family, has received bid proposals for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of its 105-megawatt (MW) San Ramon Power Inc ...

Deutsche Bank Weighs Forming a Holding Company
Bloomberg L.P. - 5 months ago
A regulatory push to make Deutsche Bank AG easier to break up in a crisis has gained traction ... The bank has been encouraged to adopt a holding company structure, which would result in the creation of three largely independent core divisions overseen ...

Sangil: I thank God daily for my life
Sun Star - 5 months ago
I was an ad man, hotel and casino manager, printer, businessman, public relation man, government information officer, columnist, radio-TV commentator, corporate man, being director of some of the biggest private (Lucio Tan's Philippine National Bank and ...

SMC eyes rice importation under proposed tariffication scheme
CNN Philippines - 5 months ago
SMC President and Chief Operating Officer Ramon Ang on Wednesday said the company's grain terminals and feed mills across the country can store imported rice. (Translation: We usually handle three ...

DepEd and URC Flour help aspiring pastry chefs to reach their goals
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
Universal Robina Corporation (URC) Flour and Pasta Division and Department of Education (DepEd) turn over baking multimedia toolkits to Benigno "Ninoy" S. Aquino High School. Receiving the kit ...

The Finance 202: This new crop of Democratic candidates is targeting Wall Street
The Washington Post - 5 months ago
Not that financiers would be lining up to contribute to the consumer advocate and UC Irvine law professor, who earned a rare endorsement ... campaigns on regulating big banks as part of a broader economic program, according to a survey by The Harris ...

Philippine peso breaches P54:$1 level
philstar.com - 5 months ago
MANILA, Philippines (Update 2, 4:13 p.m.) -- The Philippine peso on Wednesday breached the P54-per-dollar level as investors turn against emerging markets. The local currency closed at P54.13 versus the greenback on Wednesday, 19 centavos weaker than its ...

Foreign exchange dips to ?54.13 to $1, stocks trade below 7,500
CNN Philippines - 5 months ago
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 12) -- The peso continues to depreciate against the dollar. Trading of the currency closed at ?54.13 versus the greenback on Wednesday, finally ...

Environment chief eyes requiring Palawan buildings to have solar panels
CNN Philippines - 5 months ago
Cimatu was responding to a question from Senator Sherwin Gatchalian asking if DMCI Power will be granted an environmental compliance certificate (ECC) for a 15-megawatt coal-fired power plant.

Philippines stocks lower at close of trade; PSEi Composite down 0.92%
Investing.com - 5 months ago
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Philippines Stock Exchange by 99 to 83 and 55 ended unchanged. Shares in Globe Telecom Inc (PS:GLO) rose to 52-week highs; gaining 2.83% or 60.00 to 2180.00. Shares in Aboitiz Equity Ventures Inc (PS ...

Fish 2.0 Competition Invites Pacific Island Business to Apply
Fiji Sun - 5 months ago
Fish 2.0 has streamlined the online competition to make it efficient for ventures ... or improve sustainability and viability of land-based systems. U.S. Aquaculture: Sponsored by NOAA, this track aims to grow U.S. aquaculture and is open to businesses ...

DICT vows to follow Duterte order to name 3rd telco by December
newsbytes.ph - 5 months ago
Among the companies that expressed to bid are Philippine Telegraph and Telephone Co., Now Corporation, Converge ICT Solutions, TransPacific Broadband Group International Inc. and Easy Call ...

Globe Telecom confident about Esports business
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
Globe Telecom goes full throttle in building its Esports portfolio after successfully staging its first SEA open Esports tournament with Globe Conquerors Manila 2018, where a prize pool of $250,000 was up for grabs. On the back of more pervasive LTE ...

Index drops anew on sluggish trades
philstar.com - 5 months ago
In terms of specific issues, Ayala Corp. dropped by 2.02 percent. It reported yesterday that its board of directors, at its regular meeting held yesterday, ratified and approved the resolution of the Executive Committee authorizing the issuance of 8.8 ...

Outstanding Filipinos whose good hands the country can depend on
philstar.com - 5 months ago
The teacher awardees are Mary Jane Ramo from Tonggo Elementary School ... Seguin of the Philippine Air Force; and Lt. Col. Danilo Facundo of the Philippine Navy (Marines) comprised the soldier-awardees from each branch of the Armed Forces.

More oil firms heed DOE discount call
Philippine Information Agency - 5 months ago
These are Caltex, Filpride, Jetti, Petron, Phoenix, PTT, Seaoil, Shell, Total, and Unioil. The DOE has posted the list of participating gasoline stations in its official website (QUICK LINKS - PRICE WATCH) https://www.doe.gov.ph/oil-monitor for reference.

More oil firms heed DOE discount call
Philippine Information Agency - 5 months ago
These are Caltex, Filpride, Jetti, Petron, Phoenix, PTT, Seaoil, Shell, Total, and Unioil. The DOE has posted the list of participating gasoline stations in its official website (QUICK LINKS - PRICE WATCH) https://www.doe.gov.ph/oil-monitor for reference.

Council allows Tomas to accept P5M donation for skate park
philstar.com - 5 months ago
Initially, the resolution of Councilor Eugenio Gabuya, Jr. stated that the P5 million donation will be used for the construction of a skate park on the 26-hectare bought by the consortium of Ayala Land, Cebu Holdings Inc. and SM Prime Holdings in 2015.

New Mexico AG critical of rolling back methane rules
KFDA-TV - 5 months ago
Democratic New Mexico gubernatorial candidate Michelle Lujan Grisham is collecting campaign cash from cannabis companies in the countdown to the November general election. Campaign finance filings released Monday night... The University of New Mexico ...

Argentine RE Co. Dodges Investor Suit Over Acquisition
Law360 - 5 months ago
IRSA conducts a range of diversified real estate-related activities across the world, while Cresud, another company named as a defendant in the suit and that owns shares in IRSA, is a leading owner of prime agricultural land in Argentina. Counsel for the ...

What are the most common ETFs that track the oil and gas drilling sector?
Investopedia - 5 months ago
The top holdings of the fund and their percentage of total assets are: SM Energy Company, 2.29% Matador Resources Company, 2.26% Energen Corporation, 2.18% Centennial Resource Development, 2.10% Andeavor, 1.99% iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration ...

Okada owner to do backdoor listing at PSE
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
THE majority owner of Okada Manila may do a backdoor listing at the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) using the shares of Asiabest Group International Inc., a holding firm that has no operations.

PNOC to sell banked gas in vast Malampaya field
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
Lista said one of the three firms--First Gen Corp., Prime Meridian Power and First Nat Gas--submitted an offer as low as $3.48 per Pj, lower than the floor price of the current Ilijan price ...

SM Prime opens shopping mall in Legazpi City
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
SM PRIME HOLDINGS, INC. IN A statement ... with around 86% located in the Philippines and the balance to be seen in China. The company generated a net income of P16.62 billion in the first six months of 2018, 16% higher year-on-year as consolidated ...

Arthaland to embark on major expansion
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
MAJOR property boutique developer Arthaland Corp ... has received warm market response from its past project. ArthaLand Century Pacific Tower and ArthaLand Corp. EVP Chris Narciso Earlier ...

SM Prime opens shopping mall in Legazpi City
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
SM CITY LEGAZPI will have a food hall with a view of Mayon Volcano. -- SM PRIME HOLDINGS, INC. IN A statement issued Tuesday, the Sy-led mall operator and property developer said SM City Legazpi will open its doors on Sept. 14. Located along Imeda Roces ...

Painting what your heart holds dear
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
In 2000, the 28-year-old artist and art professor at Far Eastern University fell to her death from the seventh floor of the building where she taught. Established in her honor in 2001, the Maningning Miclat Art Foundation, Inc., holds activities aimed to ...

Makati Poblacion regentrified!
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
I remember when we came up with this campaign together with Ayala Land stalwart Iris Josef (Mediano), Make it Happen, Make it Makati, our hope was for Makati to be a truly 24/7 city and the ...

Fuel prices up anew today by P0.65 per liter
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
"Phoenix Petroleum Philippines will increase the prices of gasoline and diesel by P0.65 per liter effective 6am 11 September 2018," the company said in its advisory. Phoenix aside, PTT ...