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Now Corp. rolls out 1st 4G product in Pasig

NOW Corp. introduced on Thursday its first 4G product that aims to provide Internet connectivity to households in certain communities, partnering with businesses and...

PTT eyes more stations in ’19

PTT Philippines Corp. is eyeing to increase its target number of new stations to be established in 2019. Company President and CEO Sukanya Seriyothin said...

Pilipinas Shell, SM Advantage renew partnership to reward motorists

LOYAL Shell customers can continue earning points and enjoying rewards offered by the SM Advantage Card as Pilipinas Shell and Marketing Convergence Inc. (MCI),...

ATM safety reminders

THIS weekend is potentially one of the busiest shopping days of the year, with long queues at automated teller machines (ATMs) expected for obtaining...

Ex-LTFRB chief: Law vs use of motorcycles as public-transport vehicles ‘antiquated’

THE law that prohibits the use of motorcycles for public transport is antiquated and is in dire need of amendments, a former chief of...

Oil mills to buy copra from farmers at P24/kg

THE country’s coconut oil mills have agreed to buy copra directly from farmers at P24 per kilogram (kg) to boost farm-gate prices, according to the...

Setting up of farm biz schools to boost PHL agri sector...

TO develop and strengthen agricultural education in the Philippines, a leader of the House of Representatives is pushing for the passage of a measure promoting...

DA suspends Indian exporters of buffalo meat to the Philippines

Two Indian exporters of buffalo meat to the Philippines had their accreditation suspended, following an outbreak of foot and mouth disease (FMD) where they...

Ayala Group corners a fifth of P1-trillion PHL bond issuances

THE Ayala Group, Asia’s oldest conglomerate, has cornered a fifth of the P1-trillion bond market. The company said it has already listed some P203.13 billion...

Sun Life sees positive growth for local insurance industry

SUN Life Financial-Philippines (Sun Life) has expressed optimism that the local insurance industry will experience positive growth in the coming years, on the back...

SC overturns Mandaluyong RTC order stopping LTFRB from apprehending Angkas bikers

Angeline Tham, founder and chief executive officer of Angkas.
THE Supreme Court has issued a resolution giving the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) the go-signal to launch a crackdown on Angkas bikers...

DOF: Daiwa Securities ready for next samurai bond release

THE Department of Finance (DOF) said Daiwa Securities Group (Daiwa) has expressed readiness for the next issuance of samurai bonds by the Republic of...

NEA lauds Energy Virtual One-Stop Shop bill passage

THE National Electrification Administration (NEA) on Wednesday welcomed the passage of the “Energy Virtual One-Stop Shop” bill at the bicameral conference committee level. “This measure...

FastCat obtains P1.8-billion PNB loan for fleet expansion

ARCHIPELAGO Philippines Ferries Corp. (APFC), the company behind ferry operator FastCat, has signed a P1.8-billion loan agreement with the Philippine National Bank (PNB) to...

Crown Asia Chem launches P100-million share buyback plan

CROWN Asia Chemicals Corp. on Wednesday said its board approved a P100-million share buyback program, a move meant to increase its share value. Company chairman...

MRC Allied to supply power to Mindanao mall  

MRC Allied Inc. (MRC) will supply power to a mall in Mindanao, it said on Wednesday. A memorandum of agreement (MOA) for the development, design,...

Philab deals with US, Japan firms fail to push through

PHILAB Holdings Corp., a company that supplies health-testing kits, on Wednesday said its deal with US-based Veritas Genetics International Ltd. and Japan’s Yamazaki Financial...

Seaoil lauded in Asean Business Awards

SEAOIL Philippines was cited by the Asean Business Awards (ABA) for outstanding performance and presence in the Asean Economic Community Priority Integration Sector-Energy. Seaoil Philippines...

Treasury awards full P15 billion at auction for reissued T-bonds

THE Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) awarded the full P15 billion on offer for the seven-year reissued Treasury bonds (T-bonds) on Tuesday, with the...

Moody’s sees stable outlook for Aspac insurance growth

Moody’s Investor Service sees a stable outlook for 2019 for the life and property and casualty insurance industry in the Asia-Pacific (Aspac) region, despite...