Cheryl M. Arcibal
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'Shine' seeks share of promising Phl personal tracker market
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - August 13, 2014 - 6:31pm
A new brand in the personal activity tracking devices is hoping to get a sizable market share of the Philippines as Filipinos become more health-conscious.
Here comes the giant! Experts say China to dominate Asia
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - June 10, 2014 - 5:54pm
 China will overtake the US as the most dominant power in Asia, as the US' rebalance strategy seems to lack the commitment from US leaders for its effective implementation, a study of a Washington-based think...
'No panic,' Filipino in Bangkok says
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - May 27, 2014 - 2:10pm
A Filipino working in Bangkok on Tuesday said that apart from the "curfew" that was implemented by the Thai military, there was "no panic" in the capital.
Foreign aid agencies rue lack of masterplan in 'Yolanda' areas
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - May 9, 2014 - 7:07pm
Although the international humanitarian community lauds the government for its response to help the survivors of typhoon "Yolanda", the lack of a masterplan could unnecessarily complicate their long-term work. ...
7-Eleven unveils 3 'premium' meals, to spend biggest capex so far
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - May 6, 2014 - 11:47am
Philippine Seven Corp., which holds the master franchise of 7-Eleven Stores in the Philippines, is unveiling three "premium" prepared meals for its customers.
PWDs rue inaccessible gov't funds, lack of support
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - May 2, 2014 - 5:52pm
Over one percent of Filipinos have disabilities,  but the government has yet to fully tap their potential as a force to make significant contribution to the economy.
Integration 'losers' to rely on domestic policies to help them
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - April 22, 2014 - 7:56pm
National policies would have to take care of sectors that would be adversely impacted by the economic integration in 10 countries that make up the Association of the Southeast Asian Nations.
Territorial row impacting integration in Asia
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - April 22, 2014 - 5:13pm
The territorial disputes in the East and South China seas could potentially derail the economic integration in the region, an analyst from the Asian Development Bank said.
Filipino youth worse off than peers in Asia, Africa
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - April 4, 2014 - 4:02pm
 The Filipino youth are worse off than their counterparts in countries such as Vietnam, Indonesia, Morocco, and Ghana, - countries, like the Philippines,  that are also classified as "lower-middle income"...
Banks opt to pay fines than lend to 'risky' small Pinoy businesses
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - April 4, 2014 - 2:35pm
Large and foreign banks in the country would rather pay fines than comply with the law mandating them to lend to small businesses.
Swiss firm says Manila 2nd 'riskiest city' in the world
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - March 27, 2014 - 12:41pm
 A Switzerland-based reinsurance company found Manila as the second riskiest city in the world among the 616 largest urban areas that were assessed for a study .
Japanese economist says not all infra projects to help economy
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - March 11, 2014 - 4:51pm
The incoming dean of the think tank of the Asian Development Bank on Tuesday said not all infrastructure projects would benefit an impoverished area.
Heartbroken Pinoys 'touched' by aid from nations
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - November 11, 2013 - 11:59am
(UPDATE 3) At a time when Filipinos' hearts are breaking as images of the devastation wrought by super typhoon Yolanda  (international name Haiyan) showed the magnitude and extent of the calamity, the world's...
Over 400,000 workers affected by Bohol quake - ILO
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - November 4, 2013 - 11:04am
The strong earthquake that struck Bohol and Cebu affected 440,000 workers,  the preliminary estimates of the International Labour Organization said.
PNoy bats for hike in train fares, SSS premiums
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - July 22, 2013 - 6:49pm
 President Benigno Aquino III on Monday pressed for hikes in Social Security System premiums and fares of Manila Rail Transit and Ligh Rail Transit systems.
SONA 2013: SMEs wait for more help from PNoy
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - July 19, 2013 - 10:53am
In his first State of the Nation Address in 2010, President Benigno Aquino III made a promise to businessmen and entrepreneurs that he will make investment in the Philippines easier by streamlining the process of...
Latest Japanese resto in town wants to conquer Pinoy bellies with pork and ramen
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - July 8, 2013 - 3:24pm
Japanese food has always been popular among Filipinos.
Grace, Loren share thoughts on topping senate race
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - May 15, 2013 - 2:14pm
Leading senatorial candidates Grace Poe and Loren Legarda shared their stories and reflection on  the way they conducted their campaigns as well as their strong showing.
Bam, Grace looking forward to Senate duties
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - May 14, 2013 - 12:57pm
Senatorial candidate Benigno "Bam" Aquino IV on Tuesday said the hard work now begins with the end of the campaign and the polls.
Resilience, reform lift Phl to investment grade
by Cheryl M. Arcibal - March 27, 2013 - 2:17pm
(UPDATED) Fitch Ratings on Wednesday upgraded Philippines' sovereign ratings to investment grade, citing "resilient economic growth" and fiscal reforms.
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