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Metrobank

Metrobank Sets Up US$2bn Medium Term Note Program

Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company (PSE:MBT)’s Board of Directors approved the establishment of a Medium Term Note Programme in the aggregate amount of up...
Abu Sayyaf

Hostaged Malaysian Seafarers Rescued from Abu Sayyaf in the Philippines

Two Malaysian seafarers were rescued from the hands of the Philippine terror group Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in Pata, Sulu Thursday morning by the...
Performance 360

Performance 360 Plans Hiring 10,000 Workers

PHILIPPINES - Performance 360, a homegrown business process outsourcing (BPO) firm based in Cordova town, has announced plans to hire 10,000 workers around the...
Fake Travel Agencies in the Philippines

Philippine Tourism Department Warns Of Fake Travel Agencies

The Department of Tourism (DOT) in the Philippines has warned the public of the proliferation of fake travel agencies online that are offering too-good-to-be-true...
Air Juan

Philippines: Air Juan Launches Iloilo-Boracay, Iloilo-Cuyo Flights

Philippine charter airline Air Juan has launched its Iloilo-Caticlan and Iloilo-Cuyo flights to provide tourists direct access to the islands of Boracay and Palawan...
Convergent Outsourcing

Convergent Outsourcing Opens New Center in the Philippines

Convergent Outsourcing, one of America's leading collections agencies, has announced the opening of its new customer contact center in Iloilo City, the Philippines. The new...
ATM Skimming

3 Romanians Suspected of ATM Skimming Arrested in the Philippines

CEBU CITY – Agents of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) 7 arrested three Romanian nationals suspected of having involvement in the series of...
Alorica BPO

US BPO Firm Hiring 10,000 Filipinos After Opening New Site

An American outsourcing company has announced plans to hire at least 10,000 Filipinos to meet the growing clients' demand for customer engagement experts. Alorica, the...
IT BPM Summit

2nd IT-BPM Cyber Security Summit to Highlight Multi-Stakeholder Collaborations

The IT and Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP) is organizing the 2nd IT-BPM Summit on Cyber Security this coming March 29, 2017...
Mazda Bermaz Auto

Philippine Mazda Distributor’s P1.24bln IPO Gets SEC Approval

The Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved the P1.24 billion initial public offering (IPO) of Bermaz Auto Philippines Inc, the exclusive distributor...
Century Properties Group

Century Properties Launches Php2B Housing Project in Cavite

Philippine-listed real estate developer Century Properties Group, Inc. (PSE:CPG) has announced the launch of the Philippines’ first home market category, which will unveil its...
PDEA

Philippines: 13 Drug Suspects Escape PDEA Detention Cell

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) announced Sunday that 13 drug suspects have escaped from the agency's detention cell in Camp Olivas, San Fernando,...
Transport Strike

Philippines Prepares for Monday’s Transport Strike

Transport group Pinagkaisang Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Operators Nationwide (PISTON) and other transport coalition said today there is no stopping the nationwide transport...
BPO

BPO Firms Remain Philippines’ Top Employer

The business process outsourcing (BPO) sector remains the top-employment sector in the Philippines, accounting for 38% of the country’s total workforce, according to data...
Metrobank

Metrobank Posts P18.1 Billion 2016 Profit

PHILIPPINES - Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company (Metrobank; PSE:MBT) reported a consolidated net income of P18.1 billion in 2016. Net income in the fourth...
Philippine Stock Exchange

PSE Posts P701m Net Income in 2016

The Philippine Stock Exchange Inc (PSE) posted a net income of P701.54 million in 2016, 3 percent higher than the 682.81 million profit in...
Ayala Group

Fast Facts on Ayala Group’s P185 Billion Capex in 2017

PHILIPPINES - The Ayala group is increasing its capital expenditures this year by 13 percent to ₱185 billion, primarily to support the growth strategies...
SM Prime Holdings

Fast Facts on SM Prime’s 14% Net Income Growth

Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE)-listed SM Prime Holdings, Inc. (SM Prime), the Philippines’ leading integrated property company, registered a recurring net income growth of 14%...
Filinvest

Filinvest Rescinds Purchase of 19.2-hectare Land in Cebu

Philippine Stock Exchange-listed property developer Filinvest Land Inc has officially announced that it has decided to exercise its option to rescind its purchase of...
Asean

ASEAN Labor Leaders Optimistic on Implementation of Migrant Workers’ Rights Declaration

Labor officials of member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) meeting in Davao City, the Philippines, are optimistic that the ASEAN...