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PH banks not ready for Asean integration

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Standard & Poor's Ratings Services upgraded its outlook Monday, June 10, 2013, for the US government's long-term debt but affirmed its credit rating for the country at AA+.  AP PHOTO/HENNY RAY ABRAMS

Standard & Poor’s said it believed that banks in the Philippines were not yet prepared for the tougher competition that would result from the integration of Southeast Asian economies.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Headlines | Read More »

Stocks down on profit-taking

After a four-day run-up, the local stock barometer took a breather Wednesday as investors reassessed recent gains.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Headlines | Read More »

Banks allowed to use ‘cloud’

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas has given banks the go-ahead to adopt “cloud” technology as a means to safeguard customer-related and other data amid risks of natural disasters.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

SMIC to issue P15-B bonds

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The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved a plan by the country’s largest conglomerate SM Investments Corp. to raise as much as P15 billion from a fresh retail bond offering.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Honda upgrades PH plant

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Honda Cars Philippines Inc. (HCPI) has invested about P200 million to upgrade its manufacturing facility in Sta. Rosa, Laguna, for the production of the all-new Honda City, which was launched Tuesday night.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Vista Land to redeem $103.76-M IOUs

Holders of about $103.76 million worth of bonds issued by housing developer Vista Land and Lifescapes have offered to sell back the notes to the company ahead of their 2015 maturity.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

SM to rebuild Tacloban hospital

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The SM group has committed to rebuild for Tacloban City and turn over by August this year a 120-bed hospital destroyed by Super Typhoon “Yolanda” in support of public-private efforts to rehabilitate Tacloban.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

PSEi slips after 4-day rally

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After a four-day run-up, the local stock index lost some ground Wednesday as investors reassessed recent gains.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

SEC approves SM’s P15B retail bond offer

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The Securities and Exchange Commission has approved a plan by the country’s largest conglomerate SM Investments Corp. to raise as much as P15 billion from a fresh retail bond offering.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

$103M Vista Land bonds tendered for redemption

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MANILA, Philippines–Holders of about $103.765 million worth of bonds issued by leading housing developer Vista Land & Lifescapes have offered to sell back the notes to the company ahead of 2015 maturity. The debt notes tendered to Vista Land accounted for 69 percent of the $150.34 million worth of debt notes carrying an interest rate [...]

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

DOTC, GMR-Megawide ink Mactan airport deal

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The Department of Transportation and Communications on Tuesday signed the contract with the Filipino-Indian consortium that bagged the Mactan-Cebu International Airport public private partnership deal, paving the way for the construction of a brand new terminal by 2018.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Positive sentiment lifts PH stocks

The local stock barometer retested the 6,800 level on Tuesday before paring gains, riding on strong sentiment from foreign investors.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Headlines | Read More »

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