By Gerardo P. Sicat
If integration of members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations is not in President Aquino’s State of the Nation Address on Monday, it should be. In 2015, Asean Free Trade Agreement (Afta) will come into full effect….
By Daxim L. Lucas
As President Aquino’s State of the Nation Address nears, the question has made itself relevant once more: Should the economic provisions of the 1987 Constitution be amended to make the local business environment more attractive to foreign investors?
By Doris C. Dumlao
The Securities and Exchange Commission has approved a plan by tycoon George Ty-led conglomerate GT Capital Holdings Inc. to raise as much as P12 billion from a retail offering of long-term bonds.
Property developer Century Properties Group Inc. is diversifying into the hospitality business as part of its strategy to build up its overall commercial property portfolio, from which it expects to unlock P1 billion in annual revenues by 2019.
By Amy R. Remo
, Ben O. de Vera
Local companies continued to reel from a double whammy of double-digit losses in revenues and equally crippling surges in import- and export-related expenses, given the continued truck congestion and container pile-up at the Port of Manila.