Thursday, May 6, 2021
 

AEV shares manage to close higher

Diversified conglomerate Aboitiz Equity Ventures Inc. (AEV) saw its shares marginally climb week-on-week, following its report of a higher first quarter earnings. The shares of...

New Civic highlights innovation in safety and driver assist systems

Photos from Honda Japanese car giant Honda officially unveiled the production version of the new Honda Civic. As the brand’s most popular nameplate, the upcoming...

Michael Breen appointed as Managing Director of Ford PH

Ford Motor Company has announced the appointment of Michael “Mike” Breen as managing director, Ford Philippines, effective June 1. Breen is currently managing director,...

Volkswagen to expand portfolio with new SUV

Hosted by its President Felipe Estrella, Volkswagen PH revealed during an online event a detailed presentation of its soon to be launched T-Cross subcompact...

Sojitz appoints industry veteran as head of local operations

Sojitz G Auto Philippines (SGAP)’s President & CEO Mikihisa Takayama finished his tenure last month to fulfill a new role in SGAP’s mother company,...

2GO deploys new Japan-built ship

2GO Travel, the country’s largest premier sea travel provider, said its newly acquired vessel from Japan will have its maiden voyage in Philippine waters...

13 DavaoEños graduate from NMP’s maritime instructor’s course

The first batch of Davaoeños has completed the IMO Model Course 6.09 or the Training Course for Instructors (TCI) offered by the National Maritime...

Raising seafarers’ plight to the world

In a time when tens of thousands of individuals stepped forward to hold the line of safety and survival in the face of the...

Bayanihan 3-subsidized training for seafarers pushed

The Marino Party-list urged the inclusion of subsidized training for seafarers and OFWs in the proposed Bayanihan 3 bill to ensure that they can...

Residential market may improve in Q3-Q4 2021

WHILE the residential market had seen subdued activity for most of 2021, there may be improvements in the latter part of the year, according...

Beijing to protect historic, cultural landscape

Beijing has adopted the revision of the regulation on the protection of historical and cultural sites in the city to intensify protection of local...

One year later: Effect of Covid on the design and construction industry

IT has been a year since the start of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic and we seemed to be back where it all...

Lamudi offers exclusive property deals at Online Housing Fair featuring biggest lineup of developers

Lamudi’s survey of property seekers in 1Q2020 revealed that 91 percent of respondents want financial help from property developers, with 46 percent looking for...

German firms eye RE investment

The German-Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GPCCI) are aware of the potential of the Philippines in the field of renewable energy. Through a virtual...

SNAP pushes tree planting on Earth Day 2021

A CLEAN-UP drive undertaken with a tree-planting surrounding their hydroelectric power plants in Isabela and Benguet were among the SN Aboitiz Power (SNSAP) group...

Napocor plans more solar hybrid facilities

The National Power Corp. (Napocor) divulged its plans on constructing four more solar photovoltaic (PV)-diesel hybrids in far-flung villages and islands in the country. Napocor...

The best time to act was 20 years ago, the second best time is now

For the entire of May, in celebration of my third year anniversary with this esteemed newspaper and as my special gift to our readers,...

DepEd, PNU sign MoU on professional development

The Department of Education (DepEd) and the Philippine Normal University (PNU) agreed to cooperate by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to provide professional...

Ilocos university docu makes it to New York film fest

A documentary film produced by an Ilocos Norte university mentor qualified as an official entry to the International Film Festival Manhattan (IFFM) virtual events...

EDC launches overseas internship program for scholars

The Energy Development Corp. (EDC), in partnership with the Counselors for Immigration and International Studies (CIS), is taking its career internship program Sikat abroad...

Abra High School bags 2021 World Robot Games bronze medals

At the height of Covid-19 restrictions and lack of materials, at least two teams from the Abra High School Robotics team bagged two bronze...

Driven by purpose

"From what I’ve observed, Filipinos have a very strong work ethic. What’s impressed us is that they have all been very driven, have a...

Wellness warrior

"Track everything and never let things slip through the cracks... If it doesn’t feel right, don’t do it, and go with your gut feel....

Wellness ambassador

"We are not an overnight sensation. The continued growth of Beautéderm is a result of the proverbial blood, sweat and tears of the men...

Ad ace

" inspiring other out-of-home media companies to become more creative and innovative and being receptive to change are principles guiding me to success." In today’s...

SeedWorks assist local rice farmers

IN an effort to further empower local rice farmers in the countryside, SeedWorks Philippines has started forging partnerships with rice traders and millers to...

Hunger is a national security concern

During the height of the pandemic last year, I wrote an essay in this column arguing that hunger, if not properly addressed, would become...

Accreditation set for livestock traders

TO curb potential price manipulation in the country’s hog and poultry sectors, the Department of Agriculture (DA) said it is strengthening the traceability systems...

Nationalism in the age of globalization

“Betrayal of the people; betrayal of the farmers.” These are the accusations critics levy against the government whenever it attempts to liberalize trade or...

Saab Magalona-Baccaro’s inspiring ‘strong skin story’

Empowering Filipinas to celebrate toughness from deep within, skin care science brand Physiogel went live on Facebook on April 17 for the first episode...

Notched-up whitening

Popular whitening soap and lotion brand Kojie.san has taken the powerful benefits of kojic acid up another notch. The beauty brand has just launched...

Janine’s ‘Pretty Easy’ makeup hacks

Avon Cosmetics has just launched beautiful actress-model Janine Gutierrez as the face of its Simply Pretty makeup line. As spokesperson, she outlined easy and...

Dress up anyway

These days, regardless of what you’re up to, whether you’re going out for essentials or staying in — dress up, not for any occasion...

Number of jobless Filipinos down in March

THE number of unemployed Filipinos went down to 3.44 million in March from 4.2 million in February, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said. In a...

Facebook board upholds Trump suspension

SAN FRANCISCO: Former President Donald Trump won’t return to Facebook — at least not yet. The social network’s quasi-independent Oversight Board voted to uphold his...

PH imposes travel ban on Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka

THE Philippines has banned the entry of travelers from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka to avert the spread of the double mutant variant...

Eleazar accepts ‘challenges’ as PNP chief

INCOMING Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Guillermo Eleazar accepted the "challenges" of his new post, among them good leadership and meeting the high expectations...

Duterte appoints Eleazar as next PNP chief — Palace

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Lt. Gen. Guillermo Eleazar as the next Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Malacañang said Wednesday. “We confirm that President Rodrigo...

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