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‘Entreprenerd’ brings virtual reality tool to Pinoy learners

This “entreprenerd” is setting a new trend in classrooms, museums and training programs where one is immersed in an environment that is similar to...

RNHC to build hydro power plant in Isabela

RIO Norte Hydropower Corp. (RNHC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Citicore Renewable Energy Corp., will develop a 19.7-megawatt run-of-river (ROR) hydropower project along the...

Sears, finally bankrupt, now tries to avoid ‘dustbin of history’

Sears Holdings Corp. is embarking on its bankruptcy with key details still up in the air, including whether it will get a loan from...

PHL Xin Ye to build 2 ore-stripping plants in 2019

PHILIPPINE Xin Ye Industry Ltd. Inc. (Xin Ye), a subsidiary of Taiwan Xinye Precious Metal Technology Co. Ltd., said it is planning to construct...

Megaworld to bring Belmont Hotel to Iloilo Business Park

ILOILO CITY—Property giant Megaworld is building its fourth Belmont Hotel inside its 72-hectare Iloilo Business Park township in Mandurriao, Iloilo City. Belmont Hotel Iloilo will...

Government to craft leaner budget

THE Development Budget Coordination Committee (DBCC) created on Tuesday a task force to assess items in the budget that can be postponed or cut...

Neda: Financing changes, project delays cost PHL $6.91 million in fees

PROJECT delays and changes in financing cost the Philippines some $6.91 million in commitment fees (CFs) in the past two years, according to the...

Piñol seeks to cut layers in rice retail

Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Pinol said on Tuesday he wants rice retailers to import directly to cut the price of the staple they are...

ASG Tech declared ‘big’ winner in business awards program

FOLLOWING a string of accolades it won this year, ASG Technologies Group Inc. was feted as “Enterprise Company of the Year Technology Software” by...

Now Corp. to sue DICT chief for fall of company’s stock prices

NOW Corp. plans to sue a Cabinet official for “causing the free fall of the company’s shares” due to his “reckless statements,” but for...

Three kittens: A business fable

IN a pet orphanage, three kitten friends are talking to each other. “I heard there’s someone coming over today who’s interested in adopting one of...

16 foreign firms want to partner with local electric co-ops to form...

SIXTEEN foreign firms have expressed interest to partner with electric cooperatives to put up clean-energy mini grids. According to the post-event survey conducted by the Alliance...

Government to cut down infrastructure spending if fuel excise tax hike suspended

THE Department of Finance (DOF) said the government may have to cancel some infrastructure expenditures if the increase in fuel excise tax is suspended...

Meralco posts 5% electricity sales in first 9 months

THE Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) recorded a 5-percent increase in electricity sales from January to September this year as against the same period a...

BIR approves tax-free merger of San Miguel’s F&B business

CONGLOMERATE San Miguel Corp. (SMC) on Monday said the Bureau of Internal Revenue has allowed a tax-free transaction that involves the merger of its...

Udenna gets original proponent status for Davao monorail project

UDENNA Corp., the holding company of businessman Dennis A. Uy, has received from the Department of Transportation (DOTr) the original proponent status for its...

T-bills auction mixed as bids higher than expected–BTr

THE Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) received mixed results in its latest Treasury bills (T-bills) auction on Monday awarding P7 billion from the P15...

Honor opens pioneering brand shop at SM North Edsa in QC

HONOR Philippines, an affiliate of Huawei Consumer Business Group, has opened its first-ever authorized brand shop in Quezon City to further position its mobile-device...

Megaworld sees P10-billion sales from 4th residential condominium in Taguig

MEGAWORLD Corp., the property development arm of businessman Andrew Tan, on Monday said it is building its fourth residential condominium project in its 15.4-hectare...

PBCOM raises P2.9 billion from LTNCD issuance

PHILIPPINE Bank of Communications (PBCOM) said it raised a little over P2.9 billion in its issuance of long-term negotiable certificates of time deposits (LTNCD). Nearly...
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