AT&T strikes $108.7B deal to buy Time Warner Sun, Oct 23, 2016, 12:58 PM | Agence France-Presse
Po family-led ArthaLand to launch Cebu Exchange Mon, Oct 24, 2016, 12:30 PM | InterAksyon
Aboitiz Equity expanding presence in Southeast Asia; sets P58-B capex for 2017 Mon, Oct 24, 2016, 12:31 AM | Leslie D. Venzon, PNA
BSP reminds public on end-December '16 deadline to swap old paper bills Wed, Oct 19, 2016, 8:46 PM | Philippines News Agency
WATCH | Mobius to Bloomberg: concern over Duterte 'overdone' Mon, Oct 3, 2016, 7:24 PM | InterAksyon.com
SPECIAL REPORT | Saudi Oger faces huge debt restructuring as rescue talks collapse 08-September-16 06:25 PM | A Reuters Exclusive READ MORE
Asia stocks slide on Wall Street losses, oil drops on inventory rise 1:36 pm | Nichola Saminather, Reuters Asian shares on Wednesday followed in the footsteps of Wall Street, which pulled back overnight on disappointing earnings, while the dollar inched down from a seven-month high and oil prices extended this week's losses.
NOW NA | Faeldon urged to file economic sabotage raps vs rice smugglers 12:05 pm | InterAksyon.com An agriculture industry group urged Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon to immediately file economic sabotage charges against a firm and all those who helped it, including…
PH firms urged to look at Iraq as ICTSI inaugurates $130-M Basra port project 7:35 am | InterAksyon.com The Philippine embassy in Iraq is urging Filipino companies to explore investment opportunities there after the recent inauguration of a $130-million port development project in…
DOF wants zero tax for workers earning P250,000 and less annually 1:49 am | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com The Department of Finance (DOF) has presented to the Senate the Proposed Tax Policy Reform Program Package 1 granting zero duties for workers earning P250,000…
Rising oil prices in world market won't affect PHL inflation rate target for '17,'18 8:06 pm | Joann Santiago, Philippines News Agency Monetary officials remain confident that inflation in the next two years will not exceed the government’s two to four percent target band despite rising oil…
FOCUS | In insurance, Big Data could lower rates for optimistic tweeters 4:27 pm | Reuters When people use Twitter to remark on a great evening, good food and wonderful friends, reducing their insurance bill is unlikely their goal. But such…
Meralco Q3 net income rises to P4.9B 1:57 pm | Cristina Lazo, Bloombrg TV Philippines The third quarter net income of Manila Electric Company rose to P4.9 billion from P4.4 billion in the same period last year.
BREAKING NEWS as of Wed, Oct 26, 2016, 1:45 PM Asia stocks slide on Wall Street losses, oil drops on inventory rise Southeast Asian terror mastermind ‘Hambali’ to stay at Guantanamo - US Prosecutor shot dead in Mati, Davao Oriental ALL ABOUT ECONOMICS | Duterte assures Japan about China visit Amid rising threat, Pinoy is ‘amir’ of pro-IS groups in Southeast Asia - study Australian police grill Vatican finance chief over abuse claims NOW NA | Faeldon urged to file economic sabotage raps vs rice smugglers Hong Kong legislature delays swearing-in of pro-independence lawmakers amid pressure PH signs contract with Korean firm for 2 frigates ‘Talk to me, not media,’ Bato tells cops as he takes swipe at ‘unfair’ media PANDORA'S BOX | US 9/11 law could spark diplomatic crises P54M released for death, injury claims of Yolanda victims - OCD-8 INTELLIGENCE FAIL? | ‘I was never in Beijing in June’ - Tugade Gambia becomes second African country to announce withdrawal from ICC US Catholic health group sued for refusing sterilization to woman with brain tumor
DAR turns over P9.9-M irrigation facility in Davao Norte 1:32 pm | InterAksyon.com Some 4,000 residents in the community of Dagohoy in Talaingod, Davao del Norte will benefit from P9,940,924 worth of irrigation projects recently turned over by the Depratment of Agrarian Reform (DAR).
Philippines, Japan to sign 12 B2B deals worth P2B during Duterte’s visit 1:26 am | Kris M. Crismundo, Philippines News Agency Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez told reporters Monday that the Philippines and Japan are set to sign 12 business-to-business (B2B) deals during the upcoming three-day official visit of President Rodrigo Duterte to Tokyo.
Deposits continue to fuel PHL banking system 11:41 pm | Joann S. Villanueva, Philippines News Agency The Philippines' banking industry continues to be funded largely by deposits, which makes it resilient against the impact of negative external developments.
BPO industry seeking audience with Duterte 7:37 pm | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com The industry group IT and Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP) wants to meet with President Rodrigo Duterte after his statement announcing a separation from the United States.
Chinese yuan included as international reserve-eligible currency of BSP 7:29 pm | InterAksyon.com The Monetary Board has approved the inclusion of the Chinese Renminbi (RMB) in the official international reserves of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas effective October 13, 2016, BSP Governor Amando M. Tetangco, Jr. announced Monday.
Oil firms to adjust pump prices Tuesday 6:42 pm | Philippines News Agency Oil companies will implement adjustments in pump prices effective Tuesday.
Po family-led ArthaLand to launch Cebu Exchange 12:30 pm | InterAksyon ArthaLand Corporation is set to launch its first project in the Visayas and Mindanao region, signaling the company's continuous expansion, and designed to address the IT and business process outsourcing industry's growing demand for quality space.
Aboitiz Equity expanding presence in Southeast Asia; sets P58-B capex for 2017 12:31 am | Leslie D. Venzon, PNA Philippine conglomerate Aboitiz Equity Ventures Inc. (AEV) is aggressively expanding its food business to five geographic markets in Southeast Asia while gearing up to enter the Indonesian power sector to support its continued growth.
MOU on Chinese investment in Global Gateway project in Sangley signed 10:41 pm | InterAksyon.com A Philippine company and a Chinese construction and dredging firm have signed an agreement covering a Chinese investment into the ambitious development project in Sangley, Cavite, envisioned to host a new international airport and seaport to help decongest traffic in Metro Manila.
AT&T strikes $108.7B deal to buy Time Warner 12:58 pm | Agence France-Presse AT&T announces a deal worth $108.7 billion to buy Time Warner that would create a powerhouse with control over a vast array of media and entertainment assets and the means to deliver them.
Duterte's Brunei visit to boost Philippines' Halal industry 8:07 pm | Philippines News Agency President Rodrigo Duterte's recent visit to Brunei Darussalam will benefit the emerging Halal industry in the country, particularly in Mindanao.
PSEi, PH peso down on positive news from US 7:34 pm | Joann Santiago, Philippines News Agency Better-than-expected sales of previously owned houses in the US in September 2016 along with the same results in manufacturing business outlook survey hurt the Philippine equities market and the peso Friday.
Trade Sec. Lopez 'clarifies' Duterte comments, says trade ties with US to stay 12:17 pm | Reuters The Philippines will maintain its trade and economic ties with the United States, Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez said on Friday, a day after President Rodrigo Duterte announced its 'separation' from Washington.
SEC: no further action needed for Liberty Telecom's tender offer 12:15 pm | Cristina Lazo, Bloomberg TV Philippines The Securities and Exchange Commission will take no further action on a Liberty Telecoms tender offer that ends today.
Marcventuers Mining ‘in full and active operation’ - Alcantara 10:53 am | InterAksyon.com Marcventures Holdings Inc. assured its stakeholders that Marcventures Mining and Development Corp. 'is in full and active operation.'
China commits more than US$9B for Philippine development, drug rehab 1:52 am | Philippines News Agency Chinese President Xi Jin-ping on Thursday committed more than $9 billion in concessionary loan or soft loan to the Philippines for development projects, including drug rehabilitation programs, as part of mutual efforts to sustain the momentum of enhanced bilateral ties.