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Aboitiz keen on bidding for other airport projects


The Aboitiz Group is keen on bidding for other “bundled” regional airports the government may auction off under its public private partnership (PPP) program and it may keep its partnership with the Ayala group, a company official said.

Posted: February 22nd, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Meralco staggers rate hike after protests

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Faced with unprecedented protest actions over an impending record rate increase, Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) on Friday announced it would carry out the estimated P3.44-per-kilowatt-hour increase in generation charge in stages, starting this December.

Posted: December 6th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Aboitiz group to sell P10B in bonds

Aboitiz Equity Ventures Inc. has obtained approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission to sell P10 billion in retail bonds, a Philippine Stock Exchange filing showed on Friday.

Posted: November 8th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Aboitiz seals P1.36-B Batangas ecozone deal


The Aboitiz group recently entered Batangas’ industrial estate market when it closed a P1.36-billion deal to buy 60 percent of the company that owns and operates the 485-hectare LiMA Technology Center.

Posted: October 4th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Aboitiz group interested in Leyte power contracts


The Aboitiz group is interested in bidding for the ownership rights to the Unified Leyte Geothermal Power Plants’ output as well as other assets of the Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corporation (PSALM).

Posted: August 15th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

NGCP-Aboitiz deals bring cheaper standby power


The National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) may soon be able to offer cheaper ancillary service charges, or standby power, to its customers as it seals new agreements with three power firms of the Aboitiz group.

Posted: August 3rd, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Union Bank taking over CitySavings Bank


MANILA, Philippines—Union Bank of the Philippines is set to buy 32-branch thrift bank City Savings Bank, marking a consolidation of the banking interests of the Aboitiz group.   In a joint statement, Union Bank and parent conglomerate Aboitiz Equity Ventures announced the acquisition by the former of 99.54 percent of CitySavings for about P5.7 billion. [...]

Posted: January 9th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Aboitiz eyes airport, water PPPs


The Aboitiz group is keen on bidding for airport terminal and water infrastructure projects under the government’s public-private partnership (PPP) framework as part of its growth roadmap outside of power generation.

Posted: May 24th, 2012 in Headlines | Read More »

To be the best at what we do


Remember: You’ll be left with an empty feeling if you hit the finish line alone. But when you run a race as a team, you’ll discover that much of the reward comes from hitting the tape together. You want to be surrounded not just by cheering onlookers but by a crowd of winners, celebrating as one.

Posted: December 5th, 2011 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

Biz Buzz: Toll woes


Tollroad industry veteran Jennifer Bote has resigned as president of Public Estates Authority Tollway Corp. (PEATC), the operator of the Manila Cavite Toll Expressway Project—more commonly known as the Coastal Road.

Posted: November 21st, 2011 in Headlines | Read More »

Aboitiz group yields high ROI from education


The profitable Aboitiz group of companies has the freedom to put its funds in any project, in any field and in any province. But as far as the sprawling conglomerate is concerned, investments in education provide the highest returns. This is why the Aboitiz group, through Aboitiz Foundation Inc., has committed to devote about half [...]

Posted: October 17th, 2011 in Headlines | Read More »



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