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...

SM Opens New Mall in Cabanatuan City

SM Prime Holdings, Inc. (SM Prime), one of the leading integrated property companies in Southeast Asia, opens SM City Cabanatuan on October 9, 2015....

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...

Crown Asia Chemicals Raises US$5 Million in Philippine IPO

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Crown Asia Chemicals Corporation, a plastic compounds and pipe producers, was able to raise Php222.8 million (USD5 million) from its initial...
Overseas Remittances

Philippine Business Confidence Up for Second Quarter

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Overall business confidence in the Philippines for the second quarter soared to 49.2 percent, up from the 45.2 percent posted in...
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...

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...
Overseas Remittances

Philippine International Reserves Up USD80.8 Billion in April

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), the central bank of the Philippines, said preliminary data showed that the country's gross international...

Biscuit Manufacturer ‘Knocks Out’ Manny Pacquiao In Philippine Taxpayers’ List

A homegrown biscuit manufacturer has "knocked out" Manny Pacquiao to steal the championship belt as the top taxpayer in the Philippines, according to the...

Philippine Stock Exchange Targets All-Time High of 9,000

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - After clocking 27 record finishes so far this year and breaking past the 8,100 level, the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) now...
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...

American Express Launches Cashback Credit Card in the Philippines

CEBU, PHILIPPINES – BDO and American Express formally announced the launch of the American Express Cashback Credit Card. In the Philippines, the Card will be...

Philippine Regulator Lifts Suspension of Seair, Skyjet

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Less than a month after their suspension, SkyJet and Seair have been allowed to fly again following an inspection conducted by...

Philippine Banks Banned From Sending Unsolicited Advertisements Through SMS

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The central bank of the Philippines, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), issued an advisory to the public to inform them of...

PLDT Capital Invests USD10 Million in US Firm Phunware

PHILIPPINES - Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT) (PSE:TEL) (NYSE: PHI), through PLDT Capital, has entered into a joint venture with Phunware, whose world-first...

Cebu APEC: Improve Auto SME Internal Capacities and Access to Markets in Asia Pacific

CEBU CITY - At the recent closing of the 23rd APEC Auto Dialogue (AD) held in Cebu on 29 August 2015, member economies identified...

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...

Philippine Bank Lending Slows in March – BSP

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Bank lending in the Philippines slowed down in March from a month ago, posting a growth of just 13.7 percent from...

Lazada Philippines Kicks Off Biggest Online Christmas Sale of the Year

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Lazada Philippines has announced the launch of the Lazada Online Revolution Sale, which is set to be the biggest online Christmas...

Philippine BPO Firms, Execs To Be Honored During 10th Int’l ICT Awards

The 10th International ICT Awards, which will be held at the Marriott Grand Ballroom in Pasay City on March 22 will honor top business process...