A double whammy
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
The second event was the solemn investiture of Dr. Emmanuel Angeles as chairman emeritus of the Angeles University Foundation. The guest of honor was House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo.

Que joins title chase in Aboitiz golf
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
The former amateur hotshot also stressed the need for his putting to click, hinting at a 17-under total as the winning score in the 72-hole championship sponsored by Aboitiz Equity Ventures for ...

Megaworld to build big BPO tower for JP Morgan
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
Property developer Megaworld Corp. said Tuesday it will build a 25 ... Raoul Teh, chief executive of JPMorgan Philippine Global Service Center, said Manila continued to be a major strategic ...

Rehabilitation of Panian coal pit in Antique on track, says Semirara
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
Semirara Mining and Power Corp. said Tuesday the rehabilitation of the southern part of Panian pit in Antique remains on track. "The company is on track in terms of the progress of the southern ...

Jollibee is first in YouTube Ads Leaderboard Philippines history to claim 4 spots
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
Jollibee Senior Brand PR and Events Manager Dennis Reyes, Brand Engagement Managers Celina Tan and Cat Triviño, Assistant Vice President for Brand Communications, PR and Digital Arline Adeva ...

Arthaland targets to quintuple projects in 5 years
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
Narciso noted the company ended 2017 with two completed projects, namely the two-tower Arya Residences and its flagship office project Arthaland Century Pacific Tower (ACPT), both located in Bonifacio Global City (BGC). The listed property developer is ...

Megaworld to build JPMorgan headquarters in Fort Bonifacio
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
MEGAWORLD Corp. is building an office tower for JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in Fort Bonifacio, as the global banking and financial services provider consolidates its presence in the country. In a statement issued Tuesday, the listed property firm said the 25 ...

Anti-trust body clears AXA-XL Group merger
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
AXA is the holding firm of the AXA Group which is a major insurance and asset management firm in Europe, the US, Middle East, Latin America and Asia, including the Philippines where it operates through Philippine AXA Life Insurance Corp., among other units.

Globe says on track to hit LTE coverage target
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
GLOBE Telecom, Inc. said it is moving closer to reaching its target of deploying long-term evolution (LTE) services to 95% of cities and municipalities in the country by end-2018. In a statement on Tuesday, the telco company said it has established 1,752 ...

Petron explains getting contract had nothing to do with any Mahathir connection
The Star Online - 5 months ago
PETALING JAYA: Petron Malaysia Refining & Marketing Bhd has clarified that it has gone through proper accreditation to be awarded as one of the fuel suppliers for government vehicles. In a statement yesterday, Petron said that it had gone through an ...

PHL stock rebound in doubt before inflation data
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
Traders at AB Capital and Investment Corp. and Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. are warning that the Philippine Stock Exchange Index could face a bout of profit-taking, just as a tentative rebound ...

Megaworld builds tower for JPMorgan Chase PHL
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
MEGAWORLD Corp., the property development arm of businessman Andrew Tan, on Tuesday said it is constructing a 25-story, build-to-suit office building for the Philippine global service center of ...

Teach for the Philippines partners with EDC, Sorsogon City LGU, and DepEd to send teacher fellows in local school
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
INVESTING IN FUTURE GENERATIONS. Representatives from Teach for the Philippines, Inc. (TFP), Energy Development Corporation (EDC), Sorsogon City LGU, and the Department of Education (DepEd ...

PT&T to settle P3.8-million PSE fine, commits cooperation to resume trade
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
FOLLOWING its recent settlement of more than half-a-million-peso fine to the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE), the Philippine Telegraph and Telephone Co. (PT&T) said it is willing to pay over P3 ...

Pampanga chamber to LGUs: Prepare for trade influx
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
Felino Palafox Jr.," Nicdao told members of the Capampangan in Media Inc. (Cami) during its regular media forum organized in cooperation with the Clark Development Corp. last Friday at the Bale ...

PCC okays merger of AXA, XL Group, but imposes fine for late notification
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) said AXA and the XL Group are now given the green light to carry on with their transaction. AXA, through its subsidiary Camelot Holdings Ltd., will soon ...

Holcim to spend P160 million for CSR programs
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
CEMENT manufacturer Holcim Philippines Inc. (HPI) is allotting P160 million for its corporate social responsibility (CSR) programs that will benefit close to 400,000 people by 2020. The company ...

Makati R.T.C. agrees to withdraw criminal charges filed vs. Sycip son, 4 others
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
Dee, Maria Grace T. Vera-Cruz, Antonio C. Pacis and Raymond KH See, all officials of Alliance Select Foods International Inc. They were specifically accused of violating Section 74 and 75 in ...

Strongest typhoon in quarter century hits Japan
Rappler - 5 months ago
the central and local governments said in statements. Primary and middle schools in affected areas are closed for safety reasons, while regional businesses also reacted quickly, with a major railway firm and Universal Studios Japan in Osaka shutting down ...

Canceled PH flights to and from Osaka due to typhoon Jebi, September 5
Rappler - 5 months ago
MANILA, Philippines - Philippine Airlines (PAL) released a 7 pm advisory saying the following September 5 flights to Kansai International Airport have been canceled due to Typhoon Jebi. Kansai-Manila-Kansai (PR407/408) Cebu-Kansai-Cebu (PR410/409 ...

Que joins hunt in Dasma golf
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
The former amateur hot shot also stressed the need for his putting to click, hinting at a 17-under total as the winning score in the 72-hole championship sponsored by Aboitiz Equity Ventures for ...

Two-day Bacolod franchise expo ends
Philippine Information Agency - 5 months ago
The two-day expo offered franchise investment opportunities for food, retail and service sector which is part of the official activities of the Visayas Area Business Conference ... as well as capacitate the micro, small and medium entrepreneurs (MSMEs).

Two-day Bacolod franchise expo ends
Philippine Information Agency - 5 months ago
Nails.Glow , Phoenix, Petroleum, U-Franchise Sales & Management and PLDT. Franchise Negosyo para sa Bacolod is organized in partnership with the Metro Bacolod Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Department of Trade and lndustry-Negros Occidental.

Megaworld building office tower for JP Morgan Chase
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
Megaworld Corp. is building an office tower for global banking and financial services provider JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in Fort Bonifacio, as the multinational firm consolidates it presence to one location in the country. In a statement issued Tuesday ...

Globe expands LTE network coverage
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
Globe Telecom, Inc. said it installed 1,752 new long-term evolution (LTE) sites during the first half of the year, bringing its LTE network coverage to reach almost 95% of cities and municipalities all over the country. "Globe Telecom intensified its ...

Oil prices up again
philstar.com - 5 months ago
Phoenix Petroleum Philippines Inc., Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp., PTT Philippines Corp., Seaoil Philippines Inc. and Total Philippines Corp. implemented their respective price adjustments at 6 a.m. Petron Corp., and UniOil Petroleum Philippines Inc ...

Petron says underwent proper channels to become fuel supplier to Putrajaya
The Edge - 5 months ago
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 4): Petron Malaysia Refining & Marketing Berhad (Petron) today clarified it had, like other oil companies and suppliers, undergone proper accreditation and followed all due diligence processes required by the Ministry of Finance (MoF ...

Philippine jins vying in Malaysia tourney
philstar.com - 5 months ago
The Malaysia-bound Phl team is supported by PLDT, Meralco, Philippine Sports Commission, Philippine Olympic Committee and Milo.

Education chief underscores importance of 21st century learning, expresses gratitude to partners
Philippine Information Agency - 5 months ago
Other schools in Lipa City currently equipped with a 21st CLEM classroom are Lipa City National Science High School, Bolbok National High School, Pinagtongulan National High School, and San Celestino National High School. Each school has received 26 ...

EXPORT AND INDUSTRY BANK
Economic Times - 5 months ago
The BSE Consumer Durables index was trading 0.48 per cent up at 21,214 around 01:30 pm (IST) on Wednesday. Bankers are reviewing all diamond and jeweler-related accounts and in some cases are seeking more collateral and extra documentation. China's ...

Cases against Sycip son, 4 associates withdrawn
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
A Makati City court judge withdrew the criminal cases filed against the son of the late business leader Washington SyCip and his four business associates at the Alliance Select Foods International Inc. accused of violating the Corporation Code of the ...

Philippine Stock Rebound Faces Skepticism Before Inflation Data
Investing.com - 5 months ago
Traders at AB Capital and Investment Corp. and Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. are warning that the Philippine Stock Exchange Index could face a bout of profit-taking, just as a tentative rebound has begun that has seen it rise more than 12 percent from a ...

Philippine Stock Rebound Faces Skepticism Ahead of CPI Data
Bloomberg L.P. - 5 months ago
Traders at AB Capital and Investment Corp. and Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. are warning that the Philippine Stock Exchange Index could face a bout of profit-taking, just as a tentative rebound has seen it rise more than 12 percent from a 17-month low in ...

Stocks slip; Ayala, Jollibee retreat
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
Alliance Global Group Inc. of tycoon Andrew Tan climbed 3.8 percent to P14.32. The rest of Asian markets started Monday on a negative note as trade tensions returned to the fore, with Donald Trump eyeing fresh tariffs on a swathe of Chinese goods and Nafta ...

BDO board clears P100-billion bond issue to fund expansion
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
BDO Unibank Inc., the largest lender in terms of assets controlled by tycoon Henry Sy, will put up a P100-billion peso bond program to fund growth and expansion plans. BDO said in a disclosure to the stock exchange Monday its board of directors approved ...

PAL gets nod to restructure equity ahead of new partner
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
PAL Holdings Inc., the parent of Philippine Airlines, obtained the approval of the Securities and Exchange Commission to restructure its equity in preparation for the entry of a new strategic investor. PAL Holdings said in a disclosure Monday to the stock ...

Robinsons Retail increases stake in Ministop to 59.1%
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
Robinsons Retail Holdings Inc. of the Gokongwei Group is boosting its stake in Ministop Philippines to 59.1 percent from 51 percent as Japanese trading firm Mitsubishi Corp. divests from the business. Robinsons Retail said in a disclosure to the stock ...

DPWH under Duterte: Corruption, politics, slippage mar many projects
MindaNews - 5 months ago
As a result, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH ... the right-of-way and project site issues during the preliminary engineering study on the technical viability of the project, the same could have been resolved prior to project ...

PH submits list of 12 big-ticket projects for feasibility studies
Sun Star - 5 months ago
Dominguez suggested to Wang that a technical working group (TWG) composed of officials from the Chinese Embassy in Manila and Philippine officials from the National Economic and Development Authority (Neda), Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), Department ...

Bayron, Salvador eye record feat in Aboitiz Invitational
philstar.com - 5 months ago
But a record third win in the event sponsored by Aboitiz Equity Ventures and now serving as one of the featured events of PGT Asia will be more than motivation for these two veteran campaigners from talent-rich Davao along with the rest of the 100-player ...

Sangil: Two honest men
Sun Star - 5 months ago
Pinatubo. He left government for a while and was president and chief executive officer in succession of top companies like Philippine Long Distance Company, Meralco, Manila North Tollways Corporation and recently came out of retirement and was appointed by ...

Business picks up for factories in August
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
Michael L. Ricafort, an economist at Rizal Commercial Banking Corp., attributed the latest PMI readings to strong growth in real estate and construction. "The faster reading in Philippine manufacturing as of Aug. 2018 compared to a month ago and versus a ...

RRHI hikes stake in Ministop PHL as Mitsubishi Corp. exits venture
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
ROBINSONS Retail Holdings, Inc. (RRHI) has tightened its grip on the chain of Ministop convenience stores in the company, as Mitsubishi Corp. exited the venture. In a disclosure to the stock exchange on Monday, the Gokongwei-led retailer said its wholly ...

PAL equity restructuring gets SEC green light
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
In a disclosure to the stock exchange on Monday, PAL Holdings, Inc. said the SEC issued a certificate of approval of its equity restructuring on Aug. 23. PAL said the approval means the company may now use its additional paid-in capital of P25.340 billion ...

BDO sets up P100-B peso bond program
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
BDO UNIBANK, Inc. has set up a P100-billion peso bond program. BDO UNIBANK, Inc. has established a peso-denominated bond program of up to P100 billion to raise fresh funds. In a regulatory filing on Monday, the Sy-led BDO said its board of directors ...

Why DMW is limiting exposure to PHL offshore gaming operators
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
Aside from its own projects, the company has also leased out parcels of land in Aseana City to other companies, including Ayala Land, Inc. (ALI). The Ayala-led property developer is currently developing 9.5 hectares of land in the area for Ayala Malls Bay ...

Petrol prices up: P0.95 a liter for gas, P1.20 for kerosene
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
The announcement was made on Monday afternoon by Phoenix Petroleum, PTT Philippines, Eastern Petroleum, Petro Gazz and Pilipinas Shell. They will implement the price hike at 6 a.m. of September 4.

Power rates to remain stable in September, says Meralco
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
THE Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) expects power rates in September to remain stable, an official said on Monday. "Right now, we expect the movement of September power rates to be stable or ...

Seamless e-toll collection for CALAX motorists by 2020, says operator
newsbytes.ph - 5 months ago
MPCALA Holdings is a corporate subsidiary of Metro Pacific Investments Corporation (MPIC) which is the concessionaire and operator of North Luzon Expressway, Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway and CAVITEX.

SMFB follow-on offering at risk after minority holder files suit
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
The companies involved Ginebra, San Miguel Brewery Inc. (SMB) and San Miguel Pure Foods Inc., which was renamed SMFB when the deal was made. Buñag said the conglomerate may have obtained an SEC ...