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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources sees a promising mining industry performance, with output expected to end on a high note by yearend.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
The head of the economic team of the Marcos administration is optimistic that overall growth in the last quarter of the year will remain strong even amid the continued rise in commodity prices.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
The country’s foreign exchange buffer held steady at $93.95 billion in November from $94.03 billion in October amid strong dollar remittances from overseas Filipino workers, revenues from the business process outsourcing sector and tourism receipts.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
The peso is likely to face less choppy waters in 2023 after emerging as one of the worst performing currencies in Asia this year when the external position of the Philippines deteriorated significantly, according to ANZ Research.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
FWD Life Insurance is now recruiting a new batch of candidates for its Elite Next Gen program, a two-year full-time program that nurtures top-notch financial agency leaders. The program aims to develop a new generation of FWD insurance professionals to help secure the financial future of Filipinos.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
The real estate market is starting to show signs of a pickup as the overall office vacancy rate in Metro Manila dropped for the first time since the start of the pandemic, a leading property research and consultancy firm said.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
Telco giant PLDT Inc. will finish the year expanding its connectivity reach in Mindanao as part of its commitment to provide internet access to remote communities.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
The parent firm of Tonik Digital Bank is acquiring the operations of payment platform TendoPay in the Philippines.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
A local company has secured the exclusive license to import and distribute a clinically proven vaccine in Vietnam against the African swine fever disease that has been wreaking havoc to the domestic hog farming industry.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
The Department of Science and Technology is supporting a definitive study aimed at pinning down the specific health benefits derived from virgin coconut oil.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
With the launch of the country’s new export development plan delayed, the Philippine Exporters Confederation Inc.is hopeful the plan will  be released by early next year.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
Budget Secretary Amenah Pangandaman has reiterated the importance of budget transparency after the Philippines slipped eight notches in a budget transparency survey for 2021, although the country still maintained its lead in Southeast Asia.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
The transition of Asia-Pacific economies, including the Philippines, to digital will expose them to vulnerabilities that may pave the way for the rise of new kinds of cybersecurity risks.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
Japanese firm MinebeaMitsumi is investing P4 billion to expand its manufacturing operations in Cebu.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
The Cabinet-level Fiscal Incentives Review Board has granted tax incentives to the local unit of a Japanese electronics manufacturer for a P2.5-billion project.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
The Securities and Exchange Commission has cancelled the registration of two companies including a maritime school for unauthorized solicitation of investments.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
Metro Manila and nearby areas will have ample water supply until summer next year due to higher water elevation of Angat Dam and new water sources, according to the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS).
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
The Social Security System is still hoping it can invest in the Maharlika Wealth Fund in the future after lawmakers decided to no longer source out money from the two state-run pension funds.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
Conglomerates San Miguel Corp. and Jollibee Foods Corp. ( emerged as the favorite of foreign stock market investors for the month of October, based on the latest Market Call report.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2022 16:00:00 GMT
The good news is, they have backtracked. Rep. Stella Quimbo announced that they have decided to drop SSS and GSIS as sources of funding for the proposed Maharlika Sovereign Wealth Fund.