Volkswagen trucks into the PHL

WITH MORE than three decades of experience in the truck business, MAN Automotive Concessionaires Corp. (or MACC) is stepping up its presence in the commercial vehicle segment as it becomes the official distributor and service provider of Volkswagen (VW) Truck and Bus.

DTI, PhilDev launch programs to support startups 

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and PhilDev Foundation recently launched two programs that seek to support the growth of startups in the country.

Rates of T-bills, bonds to drop

RATES of government securities on offer could ease this week amid excess liquidity in the financial system.

Here comes the sun

A WATCH exclusive to the Philippines tells us to look past these troubled times and look to the sunrise.

CAMPI, TMA report 20% vehicle sales growth in 2021

AS EXPECTED, 2021 — at least by the yardstick of the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines, Inc. (CAMPI) and Truck Manufacturers Association (TMA) — proved to be a “recovery year” for the auto industry.

Philippine Business Bank taps PLDT Enterprise for telco services

PLDT Enterprise has partnered with Philippine Business Bank (PBB) to support the latter’s operations amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

CIC to give access to credit reports via more channels

CREDIT Information Corp. (CIC) will allow access to credit reports through financial institutions to streamline the process, its president said.

Lacoste snaps back at M&S in lawsuit over crocodile trademark spat

FIRST caterpillars, now crocodiles — Marks & Spencer (M&S) Group Plc is embroiled in another trademark battle over the shape of a creature.

No Jack Animam for Gilas women’s team in SEA Games

THE Gilas Pilipinas women’s team will be in for a tough title defense bid in the Southeast Asian  (SEA) Games this May with the expected absence of seasoned anchor Jack Animam.

Fertilizer prices seen dictated by importers in absence of price caps

THE Fertilizer and Pesticide Authority (FPA) said the high price of fertilizer reflects the market power of importers after the removal of price caps that came with the industry’s liberalization.