By Theresa S. Samaniego
Guillermo Choa’s office can be an unusual sight for some. White boards are mounted on whole walls and desks, serving as canvas, and constantly filled with scribbles of new ideas, strategies and concepts for real estate firm Property Company of Friends Inc. (PRO-FRIENDS).
The chairman of Filipino-British company Forum Energy PLC said Friday a Chinese state-owned oil producer hasn’t responded to a revived proposal to jointly explore a disputed area of the South China Sea but drilling will go ahead by 2016 with or without a partnership.
By Tessa Prieto-Valdes
Cultural and historical properties all over the metro have taken a step back over shopping malls and movie theaters. The younger generation has opted to capture instant arts and culture through movies or mall exhibits.
US stocks Wednesday finished with solid gains as a strong housing report helped equities regain territory after losses earlier this week.
Wall Street stocks slumped Tuesday for the third straight session as data showed a weakening eurozone economy and US tax rules to fight inversions hit pharmaceutical stocks.