Cebu Business Archive

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CLI maiden share sale oversubscribed

Shares of Cebu Landmasters Inc. (CLI) have been oversubscribed by investors in its maiden public offer as demand has been quite strong, a key source who is familiar with the deal told The FREEMAN.

By Carlo S. Lorenciana May 30, 2017 - 12:00am
Ang’s cement company debuts on local bourse

Eagle Cement Corp., owned by business tycoon Ramon Ang, debuted on the Philippine Stock Exchange yesterday, with proceeds from its maiden share sale set to be used to partially finance the construction of its Cebu cement plant.

By Carlo S. Lorenciana May 30, 2017 - 12:00am
BSP calls on banks anew to serve the countryside

With promising prospects for the country's financial sector, the Bangko Sentral Ng Pilipinas (BSP) is again encouraging banks to serve the countryside market.

By Ehda M. Dagooc May 30, 2017 - 12:00am
The new OFW: Online Filipino Workers (1)

Not all OFWs work abroad, some stay in the Philippines and work at home or perhaps work while travelling so long as there is a stable internet connection.

INVESTING ON THE GO By Vernon Joseph Go May 30, 2017 - 12:00am
Cebu Green Lantern couple leaves jobs for Agribiz Venture

She could have chosen to continue her stable job as a nurse and go abroad to practice her profession there.

By Carlo S. Lorenciana May 29, 2017 - 12:00am
US-based online payment facility works with DICT

New York based online payment provider Payoneer commits to work closely with the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) in expanding the opportunity of Filipino freelancers and businesses to access the world market.

By Ehda M. Dagooc May 29, 2017 - 12:00am
Tourism & terrorism: Just don’t mix

President Duterte’s Martial Law declaration last week (covering the entire Mindanao) elicited several reactions. For one, the National Union of Peoples’ Lawyers in Manila told New York Times that it appeared to be a “sledgehammer, a kneejerk reaction”.

FULL DISCLOSURE By Fidel O. Abalos May 29, 2017 - 12:00am
Nissan Tightens Grip on Metro Cebu

The "Queen City of the South" is now home to two new strategically placed Nissan Philippines Inc. (NPI) dealerships further cementing Nissan commitment to growth in the country. NPI closed the 2016 Fiscal Year with a 48 percent growth versus 2015.

THE STARTER By Lord Seno May 29, 2017 - 12:00am
Toyota Cebu opens biggest Showroom in Talisay City

Toyota Cebu officially opened its biggest Showroom and Service Center in the Visayas and Mindanao regions with over 2 hectares of development. The fourth facility is in addition to its three existing facilities in M.J. Cuenco, Mandaue North and Mandaue South.

OVERSTEER By Norris See May 29, 2017 - 12:00am
Business leaders worry on looming martial law

The business sector in Cebu expressed concern on the possibility of the President expanding martial law to the Visayas.

By Ehda M. Dagooc May 27, 2017 - 12:00am