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Porsche risks fine in new legal tussle over diesel cheating
German prosecutors on Monday said they have launched fresh legal proceedings over Porsche's role in the diesel emissions cheating scandal that erupted in 2015, which could leave the luxury carmaker facing a hefty...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 9:50
ICTSI continues rapid overseas expansion
International Container Terminal Services Inc. has its sights set firmly on overseas expansion with more port projects on its...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 18:22
Big Rat invades Bread Talk kitchen
These are things you only see after...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 17:00
Na-excite! DOF says rice tariffs to start March 5, not March 3
They seemed too eager to get the ball...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 16:32
DICT hands off: 11 common tower firms waiting to serve Globe, Smart,...
The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) announced that it is targeting to finalize its common tower policy within the second quarter of this...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 10:12
Alfred Ty pares down stake in Metrobank
Bilyonaryo Alfred Ty has reduced his holdings in Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co., according to a recent filing with the stock...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 10:03
The cyborgs of ‘Alita’ vanquish rivals in N.American box...
Fox's new sci-fi spectacle "Alita: Battle Angel" is dominating North American box offices with an estimated $33 million take this four-day holiday weekend, industry trackers said...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 9:58
Trade war boogeyman hangs over giant US toy show
The US-China trade war has dealt a glancing blow to American toys, hitting putty and arts and crafts items, while sparing superhero action figures, toy cars and most best-selling...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 9:54
Porsche risks fine in new legal tussle over diesel cheating
German prosecutors on Monday said they have launched fresh legal proceedings over Porsche's role in the diesel emissions cheating scandal that erupted in 2015, which could leave the luxury carmaker...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 9:50
Flame on! China beats France as biggest market for Cuban cigars
Boosted by growing demand from China, sales of Cuban cigars reached a record $537 million in 2018, a seven percent increase over the previous year despite global laws against tobacco, the partially...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 9:44
Port Sudan workers on strike over terminal transfer to ICTSI
Hundreds of workers at Port Sudan went on strike Monday against Khartoum's reported deal to transfer control of its container terminal to a Philippine company, fearing job losses, a union leader...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 9:38
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Stephanie Zubiri gives real talk on failures
Ph Tatler Asia’s Most Stylish shares profound advice when you’ve exerted so much effort and it’s still not...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 14:32
Elena Coyiuto cries for #freepress and #freedomofspeech
The wife of First Life Financial Co. CEO and president Peter Coyiuto is taking a stand on controversial...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 10:24
Tonyboy Cojuangco and Gretchen Barretto’s gift to each other
The business magnate and his bae were extra sweet to each other on Valentine’s...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 10:07
Where to take Monique Lhuillier on Valentine’s Day
The CEO hubby of the world-renowned designer definitely knows how to treat a lady...
Feb 18, 2019 @ 22:10
Cristalle Belo and Justin Pitt spent 8 hours on the slope
Niseko didn't disappoint this adventurous...
Feb 18, 2019 @ 22:06
Hayden Kho chooses Vicki Belo over NBA All-Star game
Family first is Hayden Kho's...
Feb 18, 2019 @ 14:24
Ben Chan pens heartfelt thank you message to Park Hyung Sik
It's always a good idea to take the time to say thank you to people who have helped...
Feb 18, 2019 @ 14:06
Quark Henares meets Crazy Rich Asian’s Astrid Leong
OMG, is that Gemma Chan with the son of Belo Medical Group founder Dr. Vicki Belo and Atom...
Feb 17, 2019 @ 20:44
Victor Consunji and son Connor sport matching hairdo
Like father, like...
Feb 17, 2019 @ 20:37
Chris Razon Gonzalez’s singing ladies
The SVP and Global Corporate Head of International Container Terminal Services Inc. is blessed to have his lovely brood with such beautiful...
Feb 17, 2019 @ 13:46
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Philam Life names Kelvin Ang as new CEO
Change is coming for this international insurance...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 17:47
P20,000 fine awaits people who write on, deface local money —...
Think twice before you draw on that...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 16:46
Italy gives 2 more years for PH debt program
The time should be enough to implement seven more...
Feb 18, 2019 @ 18:30
Remittances soar to $32B in 2018
Overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) prove yet again why they deserve to be called the Bagong...
Feb 18, 2019 @ 10:20
BSP will be P150B richer after new law
The 20 years of waiting was worth...
Feb 17, 2019 @ 15:07
BDO to get its hands on nearly P1B deposits from Pandi rural bank
It's now easy to see why this big bank went after this rural...
Feb 17, 2019 @ 15:04
Remittances zoom to record $32.2B in 2018
Personal remittances from overseas Filipinos (OFs) grew by 3 percent to record-high of $32.2 billion in...
Feb 16, 2019 @ 21:27
IC allows insurers to invest in Build, Build, Build
It's a safe bet for insurance...
Feb 16, 2019 @ 16:11
Bank of Taiwan opens office in Manila
They are eyeing to capture local...
Feb 15, 2019 @ 11:14
LOOK: HSBC treats Premier clients with lavish CNY dinner
It pays to be a preferred...
Feb 14, 2019 @ 15:53
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Lack of franchise delays Mislatel’s network rollout
The Mislatel consortium led by Davao-based businessman Dennis Uy and China Telecom to start operations this quarter pending the issuance of a Congressional...
Feb 18, 2019 @ 20:27
Smart beats Globe on network quality
Smart Communications Inc. outperformed Globe when it came to consistent network quality in the Philippines, according to Canada-based mobile data company...
Feb 17, 2019 @ 21:18
Samsung to launch US retail stores in smartphone push
Samsung announced Friday it will open three US retail stores to promote its Galaxy line of smartphones as the South Korean giant sets to launch an updated flagship...
Feb 16, 2019 @ 10:40
US Facebook fine over privacy could be in billions: reports
A US investigation into privacy violations by Facebook could result in a record fine running to billions of dollars, media reports said...
Feb 16, 2019 @ 10:36
Researchers keeps wraps on automatic text generator to prevent misuse
Researchers this week announced they had developed an automatic text generator using artificial intelligence which is very good -- so good, it is keeping details private for...
Feb 16, 2019 @ 10:29
Fact-check: Does Amazon pay ‘$0’ in taxes as Fortune...
A tweet by a popular US Congresswoman spotlighted a report about US tech behemoth Amazon's tax burden for the past two years. While the company paid no US federal income tax, it reported "cash taxes...
Feb 16, 2019 @ 10:07
Apple eyes starpower for launch of new streaming service
Is it Hollywood time for...
Feb 15, 2019 @ 10:34
JPMorgan Chase unveils cryptocurrency prototype
JPMorgan Chase on Thursday unveiled a prototype for a digital coin system using blockchain, a first among major banks as disruption accelerates change in financial...
Feb 15, 2019 @ 10:29
Turn down the volume: WHO takes aim at harmful smartphone use
More than one billion young people risk damaging their hearing through excessive use of smartphones and other audio devices, the UN warned Tuesday, proposing new safety standards for safe volume...
Feb 14, 2019 @ 13:42
J&J buys medical robotics company for $3.4B
US healthcare and consumer products giant Johnson & Johnson announced Wednesday it will acquire medical robotics company Auris Health for $3.4 billion, arguing the technology will become more central...
Feb 14, 2019 @ 8:55
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Global energy demand to soar one third by 2040: BP
Global energy demand will surge by a third over the next two decades on advancing prosperity, but Indian demand growth will eclipse that of flagging giant China, Britain's BP forecast...
Feb 15, 2019 @ 10:11
Anti-Corruption body scrutinizes Congress grant of franchise to Solar...
MANILA -- The Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) is now looking into the complaint filed by a civilian group questioning the alleged "hasty" approval of a committee report recommending...
Feb 14, 2019 @ 9:21
OPEC squeezes oil output to 4-year low, Russia compliance low
OPEC production fell to a four-year low in January as the cartel applied a new pact to boost global oil prices, the International Energy Agency said Wednesday, but Russia and other ex-Soviet states...
Feb 14, 2019 @ 9:07
Bakit Meralco lang? Consumer group says ERC, NGCP, sport market should...
Consumer group Laban Konsyumer, Inc. (LKI) is asking the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) to be more transparent in its decision-making regarding power rate adjustments while at the same time...
Feb 11, 2019 @ 22:25
Dennis Uy’s Phoenix Petroleum aspires to penetrate regional...
Independent oil firm Phoenix Petroleum Corp. has revealed plans to crack the Asian market to expand ita revenue...
Feb 11, 2019 @ 20:02
SMC Global Power readies P30 billion bond offering
One of the country's largest power companies, SMC Global Power Holdings Corp. Is set to issue as much as P30 billion worth of...
Feb 10, 2019 @ 18:46
Meralco raising power prices this Feb. Here’s why
Brace for bigger utility bills this...
Feb 10, 2019 @ 13:34
Chinese company wins bid to build lithium factories in Bolivia
Bolivia's public mining company Yacimientos de Litio Bolivianos (YLB) has reached agreement with China's Xinjiang TBEA Group-Baocheng to build eight lithium producing factories in the Andes, YLB said...
Feb 8, 2019 @ 9:56
Total unveils ‘significant’ offshore S. African gas find
French energy giant Total unveiled Thursday a "significant" gas discovery off the coast of South Africa, an event that President Cyril Ramaphosa called a...
Feb 8, 2019 @ 9:40
Senate approves bill cutting power bills with Malampaya funds
MANILA -- The Senate on Monday unanimously approved on final reading a bill seeking to reduce electricity rates by using the Malampaya fund to pay stranded debts and contract costs of the National...
Feb 5, 2019 @ 9:54
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Property and Tourism
POPI to change corporate name to Ayalaland Logistics Holdings
The Ayala Group is renaming 63.9 percent owned Prime Orion Philippines Inc. (POPI) as Ayalaland Logistics Holdings Corp. to pursue real estate logistics and industrial...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 18:15
DM Wenceslao spending P21B for Aseana City in 5 years
Construction and infrastructure group D.M. Wenceslao & Associates Inc. has earmarked P21 billion for its capital expenditure over the next five...
Feb 19, 2019 @ 10:36
Gaisano group inks JV with Samar province for mixed-use project
Metro Retail Stores Group Inc. of the Cebu-based Gaisano family, is investing P473 million to build a mixed-use complex in Catbalogan City,...
Feb 18, 2019 @ 18:51
DM Wenceslao posts double digit growth in 2018 income to P1.9B
D.M. Wenceslao & Associates Inc., the developer and owner of Aseana City, grew its net income by more than a fifth to P1.91 billion on robust contributions from its office and residential...
Feb 18, 2019 @ 17:37
Megaworld eyes P1.5B sales from new residential building in Bacolod
Tycoon Andrew Tan-led Megaworld Corp. is building another residential tower within its 34-hectare township in Bacolod which is estimated to generate P1.5 billion in...
Feb 18, 2019 @ 16:12
Male privilege: The rural Hong Kong men who have special property...
Sitting in the spacious courtyard of an 18th-century ancestral hall belonging to his clan, William Liu defiantly rejects a lucrative birthright that his special status as one of Hong Kong's male...
Feb 18, 2019 @ 9:46
P40B profit target by 2020: Ayala Land to fork out P130B in 2019
Ayala Land sets P130B capex for...
Feb 16, 2019 @ 21:42
Victory or catastrophe? Amazon’s pull-out leaves New York...
Thousands of lost jobs or a victory against a monolith: reactions were sharply divided Thursday after Amazon abandoned its plans for a new headquarters in New...
Feb 15, 2019 @ 10:25
Duterte green lights IT parks of SM, shoemaker Mendrez
President Rodrigo R. Duterte has signed two proclamations creating information technology (IT) centers in Metro...
Feb 15, 2019 @ 9:21
Gotta grab ’em all: must-snap locations testing Hong Kong’...
For smartphone-wielding hordes of tourists, Hong Kong boasts a host of must-have Instagram locations -- but crowds of snap-happy travellers are testing local patience and transforming once quaint...
Feb 14, 2019 @ 14:07
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Are good times over in the US?
The United States had a batch of chilling economic news on Thursday, deepening a Wall Street sell-off and putting a nagging question front and center: are the good times really...
Jan 4, 2019 @ 11:33
The late Dominic Sytin’s legacy goes beyond growing the country’s...
Before his untimely death at the hands of an assassin just last month, Dominic Sytin was a rising star in the business...
Dec 21, 2018 @ 18:43
George Ty: The persistent paragon, the philanthropist, the good hands...
We were taught growing up that the bank was the best place to keep our money. As adults, we learn that the bank is more than a hollow porcelain pig to put your coins in; in fact, it is a partner in...
Dec 21, 2018 @ 17:29
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$5.4 B (Net Worth)
▼$49 M |▼0.9%
John Gokongwei, Jr.
$5.1 B (Net Worth)
▼$17 M |▼0.3%
Enrique Razon, Jr.
$4.8 B (Net Worth)
▲$43 M |▲0.9%
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Tony Tan Caktiong
$3.9 B (Net Worth)
▼$76 M |▼1.9%
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▲$60 M |▲2.2%
Lucio and Susan Co
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▼$12 M |▼0.7%
Robert Coyiuto, Jr.
$1.4 B (Net Worth)
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$1.1 B (Net Worth)
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Danding Cojuangco, Jr.
$1.4 B (Net Worth)
▼$13 M |▼0.9%
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