Overseas Remittances

Foreign Equity Capital Investments in Philippines Up in February

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Foreign net equity capital in the Philippines increased by 184.7 percent in February to US$179 million, sending the total foreign direct...

Philippine Airlines Posts USD20-Million 2014 Income, A First In Three years

Philippine flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) announced a USD20-million total comprehensive income in 2014, the airline's first positive income after a three-year losing streak. In...
BDO Leasing

BDO Leasing Profits up 10% to P556 million in 2015

BDO Leasing and Finance, Inc. (BDO Leasing) posted a 10% increase in net income to P556 million in 2015. The company’s strong performance was driven by...

Aboitiz Power to Build Hydro Plant in Magat

PHILIPPINES – SN Aboitiz Power-Magat Inc (SNAP-Magat) is building an 8.5-megawatt hydroelectric power plant along the Maris Main (South) canal, Aboitiz Power Corporation (PSE:AP)...

Philippine Monetary Board Approves Amendment of Unit Investment Trust Fund

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The Monetary Board of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), the central bank of the Philippines, approved the amendment of the...

Philippine Stock Exchange To Use NASDAQ-Developed Trading System in June

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - The Philippine Stock Exchange, Inc (PSE) announced that starting June 1, it will replace the PSEtrade platform provided by NYSE Euronext...

International Technology Vendors address Urban Mobility, Sustainability, and Resilience Challenges in Cities across Southeast...

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Metrobank Partners with Bank of Yokohama To Serve Japanese Firms in the Philippines

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company (Metrobank) recently signed an agreement with one of Japan’s leading financial conglomerates, The Bank of Yokohama...

APEC Delegates Start Arriving in Cebu; Security on High Alert

CEBU CITY - The first batch of delegates attending the Asia Pacific Economic Conference (APEC) meetings arrived in Cebu on Thursday as security officials...

BDO Unibank (PSE:BDO) Appoints New Assistant Corporate Secretary

PHILIPPINES – BDO Unionbank (PSE:BDO) has announced the appointment of lawyer Alvin C. Go as Assistant Corporate Secretary of BDO and Alternate Corporate Information...

Philippine-based BPO SPi Global Named Asia’s Top Firm To Work For

MANILA – Philippine-based SPi Global, the pioneering leader in the Philippine Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) industry was named as the Top Company to Work...

Philippine Government Orders Probe on Cebu Hotel Overpricing As APEC Meetings Near

CEBU CITY - The Philippine Government has ordered the Department of Tourism (DOT) to investigate reports that some hotels in Cebu have increased their...

US BPO NexGen Opens Contact Center in the Philippines

The Philippines' reputation as one of the world's top destination for business process outsourcing (BPO) has been further boosted after the US-based BPO firm...
South Luzon Thermal Energy

Ayala (PSE:AC) Posts Php17.7 Billion Earnings in Nine Months

MANILA, Philippines - The sustained earnings momentum of its telecommunications, real estate and banking units, including capital gains realized in the third quarter, drove...

Uniqlo Unveils Fall Winter 2015 Collection Ahead of Cebu Store Opening

Uniqlo makes life better for Cebuanos at it unveils its Fall Winter 2015 collection in the “Queen City of the South”, Cebu City in...

Physical & Digital Security Innovation Stimulates Government ID Market, With Issuance Set to Surpass...

The worldwide installed base of both smart and legacy credentials will grow from 9.8 billion in 2018 to 11.5 billion in 2023, according to...

BDO Unibank Named Among ASEAN’s Top 50 Listed Firms

BDO Unibank Inc (BDO), one of the Philippines' leading banks, is among the recipients of the inaugural ASEAN Corporate Governance Awards Top 50 ASEAN...

Philippine Headline: Jollibee Takes 100% of Smashburger; DoubleDragon to Setup Overseas Offices

Philippine-based Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC), the largest Asian food service company, announced that it has completely acquired US burger chain Smashburger by acquiring the...

Philippine Stock Exchange Sets Annual Stockholders’ Meeting

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - The Philippine Stock Exchange, Inc. (PSE) will hold its annual stockholders' meeting (ASM) on May 2, 2015, 8:00 a.m., at Pavilions...
Philippine Stocks

Philippine Stock Exchange Sets 4th PSE Bell Awards

The Philippine Stock Exchange, Inc. (PSE) is set to give recognition to listed companies and trading participants that serve as benchmarks for good corporate...