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PROPERTY DEVELOPER Ayala Land, Inc. (ALI) became the eighth most active issue last week after it disclosed plans for more bond issuances to bolster its balance sheet, which coincided with an upbeat quarterly central bank home prices index report.
PHILIPPINE international trade further contracted in July as trade activity remains subdued here and the rest of the world, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Thursday.
NEWS of Emperador, Inc.’s inclusion in the 30-member benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) and its plan to expand to Latin America next year lifted the liquor manufacturer’s stock price last week.
NEWS of Philippine lawmakers rejecting the franchise application of ABS-CBN Corp. drove market players to take positions — and later profits — on the stock of rival GMA Network, Inc. last week.
INVESTORS remained lukewarm on Alliance Global, Inc. despite the diversified conglomerate’s report of a double-digit income growth last year as the pandemic cast a long shadow to its profitability this year.
THE growth in retail prices of construction materials in the National Capital Region (NCR) picked up in May, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said Thursday.
By Lourdes O. Pilar, Researcher THE TOURISM industry's contribution to the economy grew in 2019, Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) data released on Friday showed. Preliminary data...
THE NEED for a national savings program and affordable home financing for working class Filipinos led to the creation of the Home Development Mutual Fund, or more known as the Pag-IBIG (Pagtutulungan sa Kinabukasan: Ikaw, Bangko, Industriya at Gobyerno) Fund on June 11, 1978.
PROFIT taking drove much of Globe Telecom, Inc.’s stock activity last week.
GROWTH in the retail price of construction materials in Metro Manila eased in April after the lockdown depressed demand for these goods, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said.
INVESTORS pounced on the Jollibee Foods Corp. stock last week as they took advantage of its attractive valuation following weeks of sell-offs.
DAVAO CITY -- The Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) has launched a program to directly connect local government units (LGUs) in the southern islands with suppliers of agricultural produce, with the aim of identifying local surpluses and transferring them to LGUs in need.
LATEST official labor data showed the ranks of Filipinos wanting more work to augment income declined in January, although those that were left without jobs increased, data from the government’s statistical agency showed.
SUSTAINABLE FINANCE or green finance has been gaining traction across the financial value chain due to its economic benefits with environmental, social and governance considerations. Due to its appeal of bringing both sustainability-positive outcomes and investible returns, it is perceived as one of the tools mobilizing capital from the private sector, thereby, filling financing gaps that government funds and development assistance may not be able to fully provide.
INVESTORS sold MacroAsia Corp. shares following news of the company, along with its Chinese partner China Communications Construction Co. Ltd. (CCCC), being awarded the contract to develop Sangley airport in Cavite.
MORE THAN 200,000 Filipinos in Metro Manila made it past the poverty threshold in 2018, according to new data derived from poverty incidence estimates by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).
THE PHILIPPINE ECONOMY likely grew in the fourth quarter at its fastest pace for 2019 on the back of robust household spending and a rebound in government spending, but not enough to hit its full-year goal, BusinessWorld’s latest poll of economists showed.
DESPITE investors unloading shares of Jollibee Foods Corp. for the majority of 2019 due to profitability concerns, the stock may once again be back on the shopping list with one analyst saying the current stock price is already at a bargain.
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