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IMPROVEMENT of Philippine manufacturing activity remained “modest” in September, according to a monthly survey IHS Markit conducted for Nikkei, Inc., but “robust” domestic consumption, a “solid” rise in new orders and “upbeat business confidence” offset muted foreign demand and “strong” inflation to propel the country back to fore among major economies of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
IMPROVEMENT of Philippine manufacturing activity remained “modest” in September, according to a monthly survey IHS Markit conducted for Nikkei, Inc., but “robust” domestic consumption,...
THE PESO’S WEAKNESS is likely to persist amid external headwinds, Fitch Solutions Macro Research said, even as robust domestic growth and a hawkish monetary policy should help buoy the local currency.
THE BUREAU of Customs (BoC) surpassed its collection target for the eighth straight month in September, Commissioner Isidro S. Lapeña told lawmakers in the House of Representatives on Monday.
AWARD-WINNING singer and actress Lea Salonga (real name: Maria Lea Carmen I. Salonga) is celebrating the 40th anniversary of her career with a two-night, sold-out concert at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) Plenary hall on Oct. 19 and 20.
THE industrial technology arm of Ayala Corp. (AC) is bringing Chinese auto brand Maxus to the Philippines, with vehicle sales set to commence in the first quarter of 2019.
TOKYO — Japan’s graying population is changing the character of its beloved manga comics, spawning a new genre in which the elderly aren’t pitiable oldsters but protagonists making discoveries, finding friends and sometimes even having hot sex.
UNIVERSAL Robina Corp. (URC) is buying out its American partner for Hunt-Universal Robina Corp. (HURC), ending its 35-year-old partnership with the company while still keeping the licensing agreement for its products.
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LOS ANGELES — Ted Turner, the billionaire founder of cable news channel CNN, says he is suffering from a form of dementia that leaves him exhausted and forgetful.
MEGAWIDE Construction Corp. on Monday said it will be buying back P2 billion worth of shares from the stock exchange in the next two years.
DEADPOOL, the famously foul-mouthed superhero, may be losing his edge.
THE Ayala and Yuchengco groups have approved the merger of their education businesses valued at around P15.5 billion, with listed firm iPeople, Inc. to be the surviving entity.
LED ZEPPELIN was ordered by a US appeals court to face a new trial over whether it stole the opening guitar riff for its 1971 anthem “Stairway to Heaven” from an obscure instrumental written four years earlier.
AYALA LAND Hotels and Resorts Corp. is expanding its Seda Nuvali hotel in Laguna, adding a second tower that is expected to open by early 2020.
ABOITIZ Construction, Inc. (ACI) is setting up an international unit as it plans to expand both its geographic reach and the services it offers.
WHILE CONDOMINIUMS and gated subdivisions continue to mushroom in urban and sub-urban parts of the country, the need for affordable housing units is seen at 6.8 million between 2017 to 2022.
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SMARTPHONE shipments jumped 5.6% to 7.8 million units in the first half, a reversal of the decline seen in the same period in 2017, according to International Data Corp. (IDC) Philippines.
THE GOVERNMENT partially awarded the Treasury bills (T-bill) it auctioned off yesterday, with demand skewed towards the longer tenor due to elevated inflation bets for the month of September.
THE Podium West Tower, a joint venture of Keppel Land Ltd. and BDO Unibank Inc., is on track to be completed by the second quarter of 2019.
SPOTIFY Technology SA is giving musicians new tools to release music without a record label.
THE most aggressive interest rate tightening in the Philippines in 18 years has yet to shake the faith of local money managers in the nation’s property stocks.
BDO Unibank, Inc. has entered into an agreement with a Singaporean investment firm allowing the latter to acquire a minority share of its rural banking subsidiary.
FRESH CAPITAL raised by the UnionBank of the Philippines bodes well for the lender’s credit rating, Moody’s Investors Service said, noting the additional funding will support brisk lending activity.
LOS ANGELES — Marty Balin, a co-founder of the legendary rock band Jefferson Airplane whose soulful tenor gave the band its distinctive sound, has died at the age of 76, his representative said on Friday.
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PHILIPPINE Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (PT&T) has filed a petition with the Court of Appeals (CA), questioning the “erroneous” and “inaccurate” amount of supervision and regulation fee (SRF) imposed on the company by the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC).
THE Insurance Commission (IC) said the number of Filipinos covered by microinsurance grew further in the first half of the year driven by mutual benefit associations (MBA).
GLOBAL hospitality management chain Swiss-Belhotel International said it will manage a luxury resort in Island Garden City of Samal, northern Davao.
CITY OF DREAMS Manila will soon introduce a VR zone and food park that puts into spotlight a new generation entertainment.
A SUBSIDIARY of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) recently started operations of a new berth in Puerto Cortes in Honduras.
Here’s a quick glance at how PSEi stocks fared on Monday, October 1, 2018.
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