Economic Times - 2010-08-09
This malicious software is capable of collecting payment card data. The hacker can then use this information to clone cards and conduct transactions. The ability to adapt will determine future success. Here is a lowdown on the state of jobs in a slew of ...

Economic Times - 2010-08-09
But the country's defence minister confirmed that ASEAN is hoping to expedite negotiations with China over the contested waters. Jaitley said India's growth rate has picked up in the last 25 years and investors look at the prospects of country's economic ...

Economic Times - 2010-08-09
ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh also attended the event, held at the Tughlaq Crescent, in the heart of Lutyens' Delhi. There are mainly two things that connect India with ASEAN, one is Buddhism and the other is Ramayana, External Affairs Minister ...

Economic Times - 2010-08-09
A vast majority of people living in metros feel uncertain about their lives compared to their non-metro peers, says a survey. According to a report by India Ratings, savings rate cuts will provide PSBs -- which have a larger savings account base -- an ...

Maintenance Schedules - 2010-08-09
Hidalgo St. to and including Guzman Institute of Technology in Quiapo ... Tolentino St. to and including Lerma and Andalucia Sts.; and FEU Arts & Sciences Bldg. in Sampaloc. BETWEEN 11:00PM (TUE., 05/12/15) AND 5:00AM (WED., 05/13/15) - PORTIONS OF ...

Maintenance Schedules - 2010-08-09
Trias Drive from Cuevas Subd. to and including Gen. Trias Municipal Hall, Manso Foods., Tejero Elementary School and Cavite College of Arts and Trade; Gen. Trias town proper, St. Francis Subd. and Tejero Subd. in Bgys. Tejero, San Juan and Poblacion in Gen.

Economic Times - 2010-08-09
Xiaomi, which last year had $1-billion sales, shared the number one position in Indian smartphone market with Samsung in the last quarter, as per tracker IDC India. The primary objective of the Digital India campaign is to ensure that Government services ...

Economic Times - 2010-08-09
A report from Morgan Stanley said the share of air travel in air and rail travel combined in India will grow to 15.2% by 2027 from 7.9% now. The LoA came a day after the Maharashtra government approved the selection of MIAL for developing the airport on ...

BDO profit nearly doubles to P4.1 billion in first semester
Philstar - 2010-08-04
MANILA, Philippines - Banco de Oro Unibank Inc. (BDO) nearly doubled its net earnings in the first half of 2010 to P4.1 billion from P2.1 billion in the comparative January to June 2009 period last year. The main commercial banking unit of the SM Group ...

Philippine Savings Bank net income in first half up 30 percent
Philstar - 2010-07-27
MANILA, Philippines (Xinhua) - Philippine Savings Bank (PSBank), the country's biggest thrift bank in terms of capital, reported a net income of P807.6 million ($17.4 million) in the first half of the year. This is 30 percent higher than the earnings ...

Udenna wins bid for Subic power plant
Philstar - 2010-07-14
MANILA, Philippines - Udenna Corp., the investment arm of Phoenix ... of the other bidders but earlier reports indicated that Aboitiz Power Corp. and Pacifica Inc. had signified interest to join the SDPP bidding. SBMA auctioned off the SDPP after it ...

AgriNurture acquires mango exporter
Philstar - 2010-07-08
MANILA, Philippines - Publicly listed AgriNurture Inc. is acquiring Hansung Agro Products Corp. for P10 million as part of its strategy to boost exports. Hansung, incorporated on June 6, 2008 under the Foreign Investments Act of 1991, is engaged in trading ...

Russell Salazar is finalist in Hong Kong singing tilt - 2010-06-13
The deadline of voting is on June 25. RJ is the son of Atty. Randy and Lulu Salazar. Lulu is an executive director of Allied Bank in Hong Kong. She spends her weekends volunteering for the Bayanihan foundation for domestic helpers and other OFWs.

Inland Real Estate Corporation Announces New Institutional Joint Venture With PGGM - 2010-06-07
Inland Real Estate Corporation (NYSE: IRC) today announced that it has formed a new joint venture with PGGM, a leading Dutch pension fund administrator and asset manager, to acquire up to $270 million of ...

Liberty not renewing Gold Medal flour deal
Philstar - 2010-06-02
MANILA, Philippines - Liberty Flour Mills (LFM) has decided not to renew its licensing agreement to manufacture and sell Gold Medal All Purpose Flour in the Philippines. This was announced by its president Dr. Felix K. Maramba Jr. at the annual ...

Performance of Manila's 47 nursing schools below par -- CHED
Balita - 2010-06-01
University of San Carlos with 50.55 percent. In 9th and 10th place respectively are the Western Mindanao State University and the University of the Visayas in Mandaue City with 49.79 percent and 45.72 percent. In the schools with 10 and 99 takers ...

Philippines distributor to end General Mills pact
Baking Business - 2010-06-01
MANILA, PHILIPPINES -- Liberty Flour Mills has decided not to renew its licensing agreement with Minneapolis-based General Mills, Inc. for the manufacture and distribution of Gold Medal brand flour, according to the Philippine Daily Inquirer. Liberty ...

Oriental Energy gets OK for Aklan power project - 2010-05-28
a sister company of publicly-listed Oriental Peninsula Resources Group. With a combined generation capacity of 55 MW, these projects include the P2.2-billion, 15-MW Culaman run-off-river hydroelectric power project in Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon; and three ...

GE And Lake Erie Energy Development Corporation Announce Great Lakes Offshore Wind Partnership At AWEA
The Street - 2010-05-24
GE (NYSE: GE) and Lake Erie Energy Development Corporation (LEEDCo) of Northern Ohio announced today a long-term partnership beginning with the development of the first fresh water offshore wind farm in the US and involving a broad range of other initiatives.

GE And Lake Erie Energy Development Corporation Announce Great Lakes Offshore Wind Partnership At AWEA - 2010-05-24
GE (NYSE: GE) and Lake Erie Energy Development Corporation (LEEDCo) of Northern Ohio announced today a long-term partnership beginning with the development of the first fresh water offshore wind farm in the US and ...

Benpres remains in talks with creditors even as debt level drops
Philstar - 2010-05-13
Benpres is the parent company of multi-media conglomerate ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corp., and First Philippine Holdings Corp. a holding company with investments in power generation, power distribution, manufacturing and property. Net earnings of Benpres grew ...

International Finance Corporation Launches EDGE Green Building Certification System In PH - 2010-05-11
The EDGE certification system helps promote the efficient use of resources through building designs that reduce energy, The Manila Times reported. It also takes into account the energy used in making the construction materials, and water. It is ...

Principals undergo training
Philstar - 2010-05-09
MANILA, Philippines - PetroEnergy Resources Corp. (PERC), Malayan Colleges of Laguna, the Department of Education (DepEd) and the E-Media Program of ABS-CBN Foundation (AFI) forged a partnership to empower local governance of public schools through a ...

Benpres Holdings changes name to Lopez Holdings
Philstar - 2010-05-07
Benpres is the parent company of multi-media conglomerate ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corp. and First Philippine Holdings Corp., a holding company with investments in power generation, power distribution, manufacturing and property. Benpres achieved a ...

PSE reconstitutes main index
Philstar - 2010-05-06
Suarez. A total of 16 firms were also added as new members of the various sector indices. Chemrez Technologies Inc. and Transpacific Broadband Group International Inc. will be taken off the Industrial Index and Services Index, respectively. Thus ...

Philippine shares end flat
GMA Network - 2010-05-04
Top gainer Oriental Peninsula Resources Group Inc. added 18 centavos to P2.10, while top loser Active Alliance Inc. lost P2.50 to P12. Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co., the most traded stock, finished P30 higher to P2,520. The shares of Energy ...

Local stocks track Wall Street plunge
GMA Network - 2010-04-28
Decliners outnumbered gainers, 72 to 27, with 61 steady. Bogo Medellin Milling Company, the day's biggest gainer, added P30.50 to P92, while Euro-Med Laboratories Philippines, Inc, the biggest loser, shed 64 centavos to P1.06. Three of the 20 most active ...

ArthaLand future-proofs Arya Residences by design - 2010-04-21
Being relatively new in the property development business is not easy, considering the intensity of competition and the financial muscle many of the players wield. Buyers are literally wined and dined by real estate companies, offering the best possible ...

EIB Savings Bank acquired by consortium of venture capitalists - 2010-04-14
MANILA, Philippines - EIB Savings Bank Inc., the thrift unit of Export and Industry Bank (EIB), has been acquired by a consortium of local venture capitalists for a yet ... Fleetwood Holdings Inc. (39.5 percent); Navion Capital Resources Corp. (five ...

Nihao acquires stake in nickel mining firm
Philstar - 2010-03-27
MANILA, Philippines - Publicly-listed mining firm Nihao Mineral Resources International Inc. has acquired a third of Oriental Vision Mining Philippines Corp. (ORVI) for P3 million. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, Nihao said it acquired ...

Xurpas buys into HK-based HR solutions firm
Inquirer - 2010-03-15
Mobile consumer technology provider Xurpas Inc. has gained access to populous China by buying into Micro Benefits Ltd., a Hong Kong-based company providing innovative human resources (HR) solutions to topnotch companies in the mainland. In a disclosure to ...

ABS-CBN most watched TV channel in Metro - 2010-03-15
MANILA, Philippines - Multi-media conglomerate ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corp. was the most watched TV channel in viewer rich-Mega Manila in February with a 38.2 percent audience share, slightly ahead of perennial rival GMA Network Inc. Based on audience ...

Gordon tops student mock polls, 7-Eleven promo
Balita - 2010-03-09
MANILA, March 9 -- Bagumbayan standard bearer Sen. Richard Gordon tops the latest presidential mock polls conducted by convenience store 7-Eleven and various schools nationwide. At the launch of the 7-Eleven promo wherein customers pick up a 160z Gulp Cup ...

Gordon beats rivals at launch of 7-Eleven promo, student mock polls - 2010-03-09
Despite his low ranking in political surveys, Bagumbayan Party presidential bet Sen. Richard Gordon won hands down as the most preferred next president of the country at the launch of the latest 7-Eleven promo and at various student mock elections.

Office for rent in Pasig, National Capital Region - 2010-03-05
It is home to many major corporations including the headquarters of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), San Miguel Corporation and Jollibee Foods as well as many major MNC's including Hewlett Packard and HSBC. It is also home to a Shangri-La Hotel and the ...

PHS All Shares (PSAL) - 2010-03-04
Comprehensive information about the PHS All Shares index. More information is available in the different sections of the PHS All Shares page, such as: historical data, charts, technical analysis and others.

Manila's MetroPac sets up unit for Meralco stake
International Business Times - 2010-03-01
MANILA, March 1 - The Philippines' Metro Pacific Investments Corp (MPI.PS) has set up a unit with a sister firm that will become the biggest stakeholder in Manila Electric Co (MER.PS), enabling Metro to extend an option to buy more shares in the power firm.

3 money firm execs face raps - 2010-02-19
Previously operating from the Orpington shop, using the original name Far East Express Remittance, they were sued by major money firm I Remit over several hundred thousands of British pounds as I Remit were acting as wholesalers for FEERI. According to ...

Investors to infuse P5B into MRC Allied
GMA Network - 2010-02-17
Listed MRC Allied Industries, Inc. will get cash and a power plant worth P4.9 billion from two new investors in the first half, paving the way for its acquisition by the son of tobacco and airline magnate Lucio C. Tan, a company executive said on Tuesday.

Shelby County legislative candidates raise more than $500,000 in 2009 Bloggers - 2010-02-10
Matrix LLC, Montgomery; Medco Health Solutions Inc., Franklin Lakes, N.J.; MPAC ... Eli Lilly & Co., Montgomery; Enterprise Holdings PAC, Exxon Mobil, Houston; Good PAC, Charles McPherson Sr., Trussville; Philip Morris USA, Richmond, Va.;

Jindal Saw in 50:50 joint venture with Manila Water Co
Daily News and Analysis - 2010-02-05
Steel pipemaker Jindal Saw Ltd said on Friday it has signed an equal joint venture agreement with Philippines-based Manila Water Company Inc to jointly develop new businesses in India. The joint venture will plan and develop water supply, waste water ...

(Metro News) Housing coop exec shot dead in QC resto
Balita - 2010-01-25
MANILA, JAN. 24 - The chairman and chief executive officer of Baguio-based housing cooperative was fatally shot by a gunman equipped with a silencer while having lunch with friends inside a restaurant in Fairview, Novaliches, Quezon City on Sunday.

PSE moves to delist dormant Uniwide Holdings
Rappler - 2010-01-18
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) has initiated involuntary delisting procedures against dormant Uniwide Holdings Incorporated, a company of businessman Jimmy Gow, due to continued violation of the disclosure rules of the exchange.

Lucio Tan son to buy into listed MRC Allied
GMA Network - 2010-01-07
Listed property developer MRC Allied Industries, Inc. on Thursday said the son of tobacco and beer magnate Lucio C. Tan is aiming to become a majority shareholder of the company. The realty firm told the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) its lawyers had ...

Three of 28 ecozones being developed are in Visayas, says PEZA
Balita - 2009-12-31
Amihan Woodlands Township, which is 2,312.69 hectares, is developed by MRC Allied Industries Inc., developer of the 122.83-hectare New Cebu Township ecozone in Naga, Cebu. The 31.93-hectare Eastern Visayas Regional Growth Center, on the other hand ...

Security Bank named best bank in Philippine Peso Government Bonds
Balita - 2009-12-27
MANILA, Dec. 27 -- The Security Bank Corporation (SECB), for the fourth straight year, has been named the best bank in Philippine Peso Government Bonds. This was based on the results of The Asset Benchmark Survey conducted by The Asset Magazine, a leading ...

Healthcare shares rise as reform bill progresses
International Business Times - 2009-12-21
Shares of pharmacy benefit managers Medco Health Solutions Inc rose 3.84 percent to $ ... shares of Stryker Corp rose 0.6 percent to $50.78 while shares of Zimmer Holdings Inc rose 0.9 percent to $58.97. Shares of Medtronic Inc slipped 3 cents to $43.19.

Two listed firms sell BellTel stake
GMA Network - 2009-12-21
South China sold its BellTel stake for P1.23 billion, while Liberty Flour's price was P227.37 million. Documents from the Securities and Exchange Commission showed Two Cassandra-CCI has five incorporators -- Deogracia De La Paz, IV, Jose Luis Moreno ...

UP graduate tops dentist board exam
Philstar - 2009-12-17
Centro Escolar University graduate Marichi Francisco placed third with 82.82 while Juliet dela Rosa of UP Manila ranked fourth with a grade of 82.05. Both Cebu Doctors University graduates Luis Miguel Espina and Angela Michelle Pantinople placed fifth and ...

SMC unit submits highest bid to manage power plant
Philstar - 2009-12-16
MANILA, Philippines - Strategic Power Development Corp. (SPDC ... PSALM said SPDC outbid Trans-Asia Oil and Energy Development Corp. which offered $423.956 million and Pacifica Inc. which tendered $285.837 million. SMC has been aggressively bidding ...