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Coastal community champion

This environmentalist belongs to a unique organization that uses an innovative yet sound approach in combining science and data to help government leaders solve...

Pag-IBIG home loan releases increase

The Home Development Mutual Fund (Pag-IBIG Fund) reported on Friday that its home loan releases had increased in the last two months as its...

Jollibee sees recovery amid easing lockdowns

Jollibee Foods Corp. sees encouraging signs of recovery in its business as the quarantine restrictions imposed to contain the spread of the coronavirus disease...

Putting her best foot forward

A 24-year-old entrepreneur is helping to revive Marikina’s famous shoe industry, further battered by the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, with well-researched items designed...

DICT allots P7.7B to boost free internet access in PH

The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) has allotted P7.7 billion in its proposed P46.6-billion budget for next year to bolster free internet...

Globe raises $600M from note offer

Globe Telecom Inc. returned to the international debt market after a 16-year absence with its offer of senior unsecured fixed-rate notes, from which it...

Robinsons Land lists P13.2-B bonds

Listed Robinsons Land Corp. listed on Friday P13.2 billion worth of three-year and give-year fixed-rate bonds on the Philippine Dealing and Exchange Corp. (PDEx) In...

DA transfers P1.4B to LandBank

The Department of Agriculture (DA) has transferred an additional P1.44 billion to the Land Bank of the Philippines (LandBank) for lending to farmers, fishermen...

PCC resumes review of mergers, issues guidelines

The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has issued guidelines on the resumption of regular merger review operations beginning July 16 amid the general community quarantine...

Therma Mobile Inc. withdraws request for WESM deregistration

Therma Mobile Inc., a subsidiary of Aboitiz Power Corp., has withdrawn its request for deregistration from the Wholesale Electricity Spot Market (WESM) after signing...

Lebanese vent fury at leaders over blast as Macron visits

BEIRUT: Residents of Beirut vented their fury at Lebanon's leaders on Thursday during a visit by French President Emmanuel Macron, blaming them for the...

LOOK: MECQ

Marshalls roam the streets of Manila on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, to remind residents to wear face masks and to strictly practice physical distancing....

PH now Covid epicenter in Southeast Asia

THE Philippines is now the epicenter of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in Southeast Asia after it passed Indonesia with the highest number of...

Central Japan region put under virus emergency

TOKYO: A governor in central Japan announced a state of emergency Thursday because of rising virus cases and asked businesses and people to curb...

UK says 50M masks unusable over safety concerns

LONDON: The British government says it won’t be using 50 million face masks it bought during a scramble to secure protective equipment for medics...
 

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