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Philippine Airlines to stop shipment of shark fins

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After environment groups lambasted the Philippines’ flag-bearer in the aviation industry, the Philippine Airlines on Wednesday evening has vowed to stop its shipping operations of shark fins.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Rift between PH, China threatens trade, tourism ties — Global Source

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Prolonged diplomatic chill between the Philippines and China risks reversing the trend of “mutually beneficial” trade and travel ties that have been growing rapidly over the years, according to the New York-based think tank Global Source.

Posted: April 14th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Indian businessmen interested in setting up firms in PH

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Prospective investors from India are eyeing business opportunities in the Philippines and are interested in setting up their manufacturing facilities here, according to the Department of Trade and Industry.

Posted: March 26th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Paris Hilton leads launching of Azure beach club in Parañaque

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Paris Hilton greets fans as she arrives at Manila's International Airport in suburban Paranaque, south of Manila, Philippines on Sunday, March 9, 2014. Hilton is in the country to inaugurate a real estate project this Thursday. AP

Hollywood socialite and fashion icon Paris Hilton has debuted into the Asian real estate scene with the launch of an urban beach club she had designed in collaboration with the Century Properties Group at the latter’s resort-themed residential community Azure in Parañaque City.

Posted: March 13th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

San Francisco traders, execs keen on setting up firms in PH

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An employee works on a machine inside a newly built product distribution warehouse in Cabuyao, Laguna, in this file photo. AFP

A trade delegation comprising of 70 businessmen and government officials from San Francisco, California, has expressed interest in tapping prospective investment opportunities and possibly setting up manufacturing facilities in the Philippines.

Posted: March 12th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

DA chief to lobby for eased import tariffs on bananas

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Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala has told banana exporters he will personally lobby for the lowering of tariff for Cavendish banana in Korea and Japan.

Posted: March 9th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

BDO-Unibank, Joyo Bank sign pact to help Japan’s SMEs set up in PH market

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Local banking giant BDO Unibank has teamed up with The Joyo Bank Ltd. of Japan to help Japanese small and medium enterprises gain a foothold in the Philippine market.

Posted: February 20th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

GSIS opens P4.5B loan package for Yolanda victims

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The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) has made available a P4.5-billion loan package for members residing in the regions devastated by “supertyphoon Yolanda” (international name Haiyan).

Posted: November 13th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Remittances rose by 6.8% in August

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Money sent home by overseas Filipino workers (OFW) continued to rise in August, helping sustain consumer demand that drives the local economy, according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP).

Posted: October 17th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Headlines | Read More »

Sterling Bank rolls out deposit product for OFWs

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Filipino domestic helpers line up to send money at a remittance center in the central district of Hong Kong in this 2008 file photo.  AFP/TED ALJIBE

Thrift bank Sterling Bank of Asia seeks to promote the habit of saving among overseas Filipinos with the rollout of a new deposit product that waives the initial deposit and minimum maintaining balance requirements for this sector.

Posted: September 24th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Australia, ILO help Pablo victims

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The Australian government and the International Labor Organization have expanded their partnership to help victims of Typhoon “Pablo” that hit Mindanao in December 2012.

Posted: May 27th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

New York group cites PH progress in mining management, legislation

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A New York-based policy institute has said that the country’s management of its mineral resources has made “meaningful progress” and ranked the Philippines 23rd among 58 nations in its latest resource governance index.

Posted: May 26th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

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