TNT Boys serenade Meralco scholars
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
The singing trio of Francis Concepcion, Mackie Empuerto, and Kiefer Sanchez, otherwise known as the TNT Boys, wowed a jam-packed theater at the MVP Academic Achievement Awards (MVP AAA) held ...

Get Amazon Prime Video, twitch prime with Globe
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
GLOBE Telecom is raising the bar and offering high-voltage entertainment to its customers. Soon, eligible Globe customers can get a premium offer of six months Amazon Prime Video access on us ...

Inflation expected to jump even higher in August 2018
Rappler - 5 months ago
MANILA, Philippines - Government agencies and various investment houses expected inflation, or the movement of prices of goods, to jump even higher in August. The Department of Finance (DOF) announced on Monday, September 3, that they projected inflation ...

SSS awards most compliant employers
Philippine Information Agency - 5 months ago
Medium Category Awardees include, Sprobe, Inc., Oversea Feeds, Corp., Shurline Corporation, Magic Island Dive Resort, Inc., GMR Megawide Cebu Airport, Corp., Litecrete Corporation, St. Louisse de Marillac College ... for Visayas Central 1 Division at ...

SSS awards most compliant employers
Philippine Information Agency - 5 months ago
Medium Category Awardees include, Sprobe, Inc., Oversea Feeds, Corp., Shurline Corporation, Magic Island Dive Resort, Inc., GMR Megawide Cebu Airport, Corp., Litecrete Corporation, St. Louisse de Marillac College ... Inc., Metro Retail Stores Group ...

Foreign aces seek to end Aboitiz spell
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
and Miguel Tabuena have nailed one title each as the locals shared the honors in the first seven editions of one of the premier championships on the Philippine Golf Tour Asia calendar sponsored by Aboitiz Equity Ventures. But the likes of Wisut Artjanawat ...

Inflation report to weigh on stocks
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
Weekly top price gainers were JG Summit Holdings Inc., which jumped 9.4 percent to P60; Metro Pacific Investments Corp., which advanced 8.6 percent to P5.45; and First Gen Corp., which gained 7.6 percent to P17. Weekly top price losers, meanwhile ...

Dennis Uy set to raise P18.48 billion from share sale to fund casinos
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
Philippine H20 Ventures Inc., soon to be called PH Resorts Group Holdings Inc., said in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission it would sell up to 2.054 billion in common shares with an indicative offer price of up to P9 apiece About 1.78 ...

Dennis Uy set to raise P1.48 billion from share sale to fund casinos
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
The casino venture of businessman Dennis Uy plans to raise as much as P18.48 billion through a share sale scheduled before the end of 2018. Philippine H20 Ventures Inc., soon to be called PH Resorts Group Holdings Inc., said in a filing with the Securities ...

Foreign aces seek end to Aboitiz Invitational spell
philstar.com - 5 months ago
Juvic Pagunsan and Miguel Tabuena have nailed one title each as the locals shared the honors in the first seven editions of one of the premier championships on the Philippine Golf Tour Asia calendar sponsored by Aboitiz Equity Ventures. But the likes of ...

August inflation likely rose to 6%
philstar.com - 5 months ago
increase in gasoline and LPG prices, and slight upward adjustment in electricity rates in Meralco-serviced areas.

Poll sees fresh multiyear-high inflation
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
Prices of other food items also increased after storms/floods in recent weeks," said Michael L. Ricafort, economist at the Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. Higher global crude oil prices also added to inflation pressures last month alongside a rise in ...

Shares seen to start September on positive note
BusinessWorld - 5 months ago
The bellwether Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) added 0.03% or 2.55 points to ... us to the previous high of 9,000 before the end of the year," Eagle Equities, Inc. Research Head Christopher John Mangun said in a weekly market report.

DMCI to hire 2,000 skilled workers in Q3 this year
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
The construction arm of DMCI Holdings Inc., DMCI has more than 50 years of solid track record of building projects and structures here and abroad. To date, it has built the largest number of ...

DOT-accredited resorts have no STPs-Boracay stakeholders
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
Molina for the latter to provide STPs to its customers. BTSI is owned by MacroAsia Poperties Development Corp. Before the MOA, Cimatu issued a separate memorandum circular requiring all resorts on ...

Good PR makes people know that government is working for them
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
The proclamation identifies the holding of PR-related activities like staging a National PR Congress and ... he got a job straight from high school in 1949 as a messenger boy and janitor in ...

Have we learned the lessons from Ondoy?
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
Ayala Corp. and San Miguel Corp., to be part of the Annual Million Tree Challenge, as well as adopt a proper management, protection and nurturing of trees in the critical watersheds. In an ...

Impacts of El NiƱo to intensify as climate warms, new study finds
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
These phenomena can influence weather patterns globally, with far-reaching consequences, including changes to crop yields, fire risk and the heating and cooling demands of homes, workplaces and ...

Lady Maroons, Tams seal PVL title clash
Rappler - 5 months ago
9. It was a big bounce-back for FEU, which dropped Game 1, 16-25, 26-24, 25-18, 25-23, but forced a Game 3 with a 25, 25-13, 25-14, 25-20 victory last Saturday. The Lady Falcons, who swept the single round elims of the league but dropped a 26-24 ...

Globe donates over 30T books to kids across Visayas, Mindanao
Sun Star - 5 months ago
OVER 100,000 children from war-torn Marawi City as well as various barangays of Samar, Negros Oriental, Surigao City, Surigao del Norte, Leyte, North Cotabato, Davao del Norte and Davao City received over 30,000 books from Globe Telecom It is aimed at ...

PVL: Lady Maroons claim first Finals seat
sports.abs-cbn.com - 5 months ago
University of the Philippines booked a ticket to the Finals ... the best-of-three championship round the survivor between Far Eastern University and University of Sto. Tomas on Sunday.

PVL: UST advances to the Finals; NU forces do-or-die
sports.abs-cbn.com - 5 months ago
University of Sto. Tomas is through to the Finals after sweeping its best-of-three Final Four series against Adamson University. University of Sto. Tomas weathered a furious fightback from Adamson ...

UnionBank launches first blockchain-based platform
philstar.com - 5 months ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Union Bank of the Philippines has launched the first blockchain-based platform for a fast and cost-effective way to communicate policy and procedural guidelines and regulatory requirements. Through this platform, employees of ...

Fingerprints, eye scans are coming for 106 million Filipinos
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
MAYALYN Magracia is one of millions of undocumented Filipinos. "Like an alien," is how the housekeeper in Manila describes what she felt when she discovered she had no birth record. That was ...

Last line of defense
BusinessMirror - 5 months ago
Lt. Gen. Emmanuel Salamat, commander of the Nolcom, is expecting to sign a memorandum of agreement with the One Meralco Foundation for the installation of power through solar photovoltaic (PV ...

Third telco player in PHL may be awarded the unused frequencies of current duopoly
TechnoChops - 5 months ago
The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT), as represented by its Secretary Eliseo Rio, Jr., has stated the possibility of awarding unused frequencies of Globe Telecom and PLDT, Inc. to the as-yet unnamed third telecommunications ...

Ayala forays into courier, freight forwarding services
philstar.com - 5 months ago
Ayala Land Inc., meanwhile, has acquired a 63.9 percent stake in Prime Orion, which is into industrial leasing. Prime Orion is behind the 460-hectare Laguna Technopark and the 14-hectare Lepanto warehouse in Calamba, Laguna. This new phase of Laguna ...

MPTC upgrades Cavitex, Calax toll collection
philstar.com - 5 months ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Metro Pacific Tollways Corp. unit MPCala Holdings Inc. (MPCALA) has signed a partnership contract with Egis Projects Philippines Inc. for the installation of a state of the art electronic toll collection system that will provide an ...

Climate awareness up
The Visayan Daily Star - 5 months ago
Gustilo Memorial National High School and Riverside College (Bacolod City, Negros Occidental leg); Bago City College and Notre Dame (Bago City); and Southland College and Mabinay Science High School (Kabankalan City leg). In the final leg of the ...

BSP sees August inflation at 5.9%
The Visayan Daily Star - 5 months ago
Other possible contributors are the hike in the prices of gasoline and liquified petroleum gas as well as the rate of electricity in areas being serviced by the Manila Electric Company. "Meanwhile, lower diesel and kerosene prices as well as modestly ...

Climate awareness up
The Visayan Daily Star - 5 months ago
DUMAGUETE CITY - Many schools in Negros Island are showing a growing awareness and advocacy for environmental protection and climate change, a ranking official of geothermal power leader Energy Development Corporation said. Norreen Bautista, who heads ...

BSP sees August inflation at 5.9%
The Visayan Daily Star - 5 months ago
Other possible contributors are the hike in the prices of gasoline and liquified petroleum gas as well as the rate of electricity in areas being serviced by the Manila Electric Company. "Meanwhile, lower diesel and kerosene prices as well as modestly ...

Power facilities
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
Meralco continues to upgrade its electric distribution facilities. In photo are Meralco Network crews replacing an electric distribution pole along Paso De Blas Road, Barangay Paso De Blas ...

Ayala ties up with German firm, ventures into logistics
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
Conglomerate Ayala Corp. has teamed up with Brillant 1257 GmbH & Co. Vierte Verwaltungs Kg (Brillant) of Germany in forming a holding company that will invest in the logistics business.

Beep card users in rail transits rising
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
AF Payments Inc., the joint venture of Metro Pacific Investments Corp. and Ayala Corp., said the number of passengers using beep card in the three mass rail transits in Metro Manila are rising ...

China grants sought on 12 big infrastructure projects
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
Following the meeting with CIDCA, the Philippine delegation met with Export-Import Bank of China chairperson Hu Xiaolin to further discuss loan financing and co-financing arrangements for the ...

Basking in the tropics
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
Both towers have enjoyed brisk business particularly from young professionals and startup families working in Makati, Mandaluyong, Ortigas, and BGC. The tropical-themed development occupies a land ...

FEU offers wellness program
thestandard.com.ph - 5 months ago
In a bid to transform higher education in the country, Far Eastern University introduces Wellness and Recreation Program in the first semester of the academic year 2018-2019. This program replaces ...

International Millennium Mining Corp. Announces Transaction With Phoenix Capital Enterprises Ltd
IT Business Net - 5 months ago
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- International Millennium Mining Corp ... for the Tsaidam Energy Project with GEM Global Yield Fund LLC SCS and GEM Investments ...

Nicaragua expels UN human rights mission
Rappler - 5 months ago
Descent into chaos Nicaragua's descent into chaos was triggered on April 18 when relatively small protests against now-scrapped social security reforms were met ... Nicaragua protest death toll at 317, rights group says) On Thursday, hundreds of ...

BSP, analysts expect inflation to hit 9-year high in August
CNN Philippines - 5 months ago
Most analysts polled by CNN Philippines' Business Roundup also expected inflation to fall at the 6 percent mark. Guian Dumalagan, market economist for Land Bank of the Philippines, said that the ...

City di Mare: Built for success
philstar.com - 5 months ago
Further connecting it to the rest of Cebu is MyBus, a high-quality transport company that Filinvest Land Inc. and Metro Rapid Transit Service Inc. have teamed up to bring to City di Mare. The partnership aims to provide convenient transportation for the ...

City di Mare: Built for success
philstar.com - 5 months ago
Further connecting it to the rest of Cebu is MyBus, a high-quality transport company that Filinvest Land Inc. and Metro Rapid Transit Service Inc. have teamed up to bring to City di Mare. The partnership aims to provide convenient transportation for the ...

Inflation likely to hit 5.9% in Aug 2018 -- BSP
philstar.com - 5 months ago
MANILA, Philippines -- The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) expects inflation to remain elevated at a fresh nine-year high of 5.9 percent in August on the back of higher oil, rice, and food prices due to weather disturbances as well as more expensive ...

Obstacles delaying backup Manila airport
philstar.com - 5 months ago
The provincial government of Cavite, with private developers ... He ordered it reviewed by the justice department for being "flawed." Before that, state auditors had red-flagged the lease, only P150 per square meter. They said that Nayong Pilipino ...

A Federal Republic with a parliamentary government
philstar.com - 5 months ago
Without this even more important constitutional reform, the political leaders in the new Parliamentary System will happily continue to exercise and enjoy the centralized governmental power of the old unitary system as their imperial prerogative and monopoly.

Ayala ties up with German firm, ventures into logistics
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
Conglomerate Ayala Corp. has teamed up with Brillant 1257 GmbH & Co. Vierte Verwaltungs Kg (Brillant) of Germany in forming a holding company that will invest in the logistics business. Ayala said in a disclosure to the stock exchange wholly-owned unit AC ...

Aboitiz Power to complete 2 hydro-electric power stations
Manila Standard Today - 5 months ago
Aboitiz Power Corp. expects to fully complete the 68.8-megawatt Manolo Fortich and the 19-MW La Trinidad hydro-electric plant to avail of the extended feed-in tariff for hydro until 2019. Aboitiz Power said in a filing with the Philippine Stock Exchange ...

Chinese aid sought for feasibility studies on 12 infra projects
philstar.com - 5 months ago
MANILA, Philippines -- The Philippine government has submitted an indicative list of 12 big-ticket infrastructure projects to a newly established Chinese aid agency for feasibility studies, the Department of Finance said Friday. The DOF also said China ...

Tigresses, Lady Maroons seek to seal title duel
philstar.com - 5 months ago
MANILA, Philippines -- University of Santo Tomas and University of the Philippines try to finish off their respective rivals today and set up a clash for the Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Collegiate Conference crown at the Filoil Flying V Center in ...