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DTI launches nursing education fair in Indonesia

THE Department of Trade and Industry successfully co-organized the nursing education Fair on July 30 and 31 in Medan, Indonesia. The fair was organized with...

DTI targets start-up firms to provide tech innovations via info session

THE Department of Trade and Industry recently conducted the Innovation Circle Startup 101 Info Session to increase the awareness of DTI officials and employees...

DA ‘confident’ of hitting production goals in 2019

Despite the double-digit cut in its allocation for 2019, the Department of Agriculture (DA) said it remains confident that it would be able to...

Good weather allows commercial fishers to hike catch in Q2–PSA

The country’s fisheries output in the second quarter rose by 2.6 percent to 1.133 million metric tons, from 1.104 MMT a year ago, according...

Finex pitches resort to fintech

To promote financial inclusion in the country, the government, as well as the private sector, will need to tap financial technology (fintech), which is...

BOTcoin plans on saving Pasig River with blockchain tech

FILIPINO entrepreneur and environmentalist Mariano Jose Diaz Villafuerte IV, CEO of CypherOdin Inc. and cryptocurrency BOTcoin, wants to clean up the world’s rivers and...

The man who triggered a $10-billion commodity collapse finally speaks

ARNAUD Vagner has been a mystery for more than three years. Noble Group, once one of the world’s biggest commodity trading houses, characterized him as...

The 3 Rs of association management

ON August 8, 2018, the Philippine Council of Associations and Association Executives (PCAAE), the “association of associations” in the country, and EventBank, a leading...

FDC income jumps 45% to P7.19B in H1

FILINVEST Development Corp. (FDC), the holding firm of the Gotianun family, said its income jumped by close to half to P7.19 billion during the...

FNI nickel-ore output in H1 down by 19%

GLOBAL Ferronickel Holdings Inc. (FNI) said its nickel-ore shipment in the first half fell by 19 percent to 1.55 million wet metric tons (WMT)...

PSALM to rebid Malaya thermal power plant’s service contract

THE Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. (PSALM) will rebid the Operation and Maintenance Service Contract (OMSC) for its Malaya thermal-power plant (TPP)...

Eastern Communications on track to meet P2.6-B revenue this year

EASTERN Communications bared on Thursday its geographic expansion plan as it seeks to hit its P2.6-billion revenue target by end-2018.  “We’re continuously building our facilities in most...

Villar-led Golden Bria income rises 87% in H1 on higher sales

VILLAR-LED Golden Bria Holdings Inc. reported a record 87-percent growth in net income for the first half of the year to P596 million, from...

DMCI Mining expects nickel-ore shipments to plunge in second half

DMCI Mining Corp. on Thursday said it recorded an 88-percent improvement in nickel shipments from January to June this year at 482,762 wet metric...

Oppo launches F9 smartphone with latest features

CHINESE smartphone maker Oppo Mobile Technology Inc. is doing away with the selfie-phone proposition and is positioning itself as the brand of choice that...

PAL equity restructuring to wipe out 2017 deficit

THE operator of legacy carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is cleaning up its books from last year, seeking an approval from the Securities and Exchange...

Meralco, PLDT may deploy 5G network together

BUSINESSMAN Manuel V. Pangilinan said the Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) and Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) may team up for the deployment of...

GT Cap income falls in H1 to P7.1 billion on weaker...

GT Capital Holdings Inc., the holding firm of tycoon George Ty, on Wednesday said its income fell 1 percent to P7.1 billion during the first half...

8990 doubles income in first half to P2.39 billion

MASS-housing developer 8990 Holdings Inc. on Wednesday said its income doubled during the first half of the year to P2.39 billion, from last year’s P1.22 billion,...

AP Cargo inks ‘multimillion dollar’ deal with Ramco

FILIPINO-OWNED AP Cargo Logistic Network Corp. signed on Thursday a multimillion-dollar contract with global enterprise solutions provider Ramco Systems for its logistics software meant...