Business Skinning Left, pagematch: 1, sectionmatch:

Business ( Leaderboard Top ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch:

Top Business News

The Philippine economy grew at a sizzling pace in the second quarter, topping expectations as a government-led construction boom and an extended rebound in the farm sector took some of the sting off a peso wallowing at 11-year lows.

The stock market stayed in the 8,000 level yesterday following the release of second quarter economic performance.

Air Juan Aviation Inc. is planning to acquire additional aircraft in the next five years as it aims to double capacity and grow the business.


In his second State of the Nation Address, President Duterte said a new department should respond to the prevailing 21st century conditions.

The dinosaurs at LTFRB make it necessary for Congress to pass legislation that will update our laws to meet the needs of a digital age.

Latest Business News

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) may ask the Department of Finance (DOF) to reconsider the planned removal of the 15-percent preferential income tax rate for individuals currently employed in the regional operating headquarters (ROHQ) of multinational companies under the proposed tax reform bill, a move expected to discourage multinational companies from setting up offices in the country and resulting in job losses.

The government is increasing the budget allocation for the free irrigation scheme to P5 billion next year to allow expansion in covered areas.

Online job hiring in the Philippines maintained its momentum in June, posting a six percent year-on-year growth amid an improving domestic economy, an online research firm said.

The local unit of global consumer goods giant Unilever plans to invest in a new facility that will introduce an innovative technology for recycling sachets should a pilot test project in Indonesia prove viable.

There was a time when turboprops belonged to the roster of aircraft with the noisiest cabins.

Phoenix Petroleum was recently named Outstanding Filipino Franchise in Retail-Large Store Category in the 2017 Franchise Excellence Awards (

Philippine-based Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific Company (AG&P) has bagged the contract to build and operate a liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving terminal in eastern Indonesia.

Vista Land & Lifescapes Inc., the largest homebuilder in the Philippines, successfully raised P5 billion from the sale of five-year and seven-year bonds.

 The absence of one-off gains from the sale of foreclosed assets and lower earnings from trading and investment securities pulled down the net income of Philippine National Bank (PNB) by 38.3 percent in the first half.

Cebu Pacific has updated its booking systems to allow passengers who are exempt from the terminal fee at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) to avail of the benefit regardless of how the flights were purchased from the budget carrier.


Business Skinning Right, pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: