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 Doris C. Dumlao
After their game-changing partnership in the telecommunications business, businessman Manuel V. Pangilinan and tycoon John Gokongwei have formed a new alliance to jointly bid for the P17.5-billion Mactan Cebu International Airport passenger terminal redevelopment project.
The courtship of GMA Network Inc. by a conglomerate headed by businessman Manuel Pangilinan has ended, at least for the time being.
By Daxim L. Lucas
Businessman Manuel V. Pangilinan has hailed the late Soedono Salim—his boss in Hong Kong-based First Pacific Group—as “Indonesia’s first industrialist” who never forgot his humble beginnings as an immigrant from China.
By Gil C. Cabacungan
Ports tycoon Enrique Razon is opposing a plan by Philex Mining Corp. chair Manuel Pangilinan to bring in a Chinese company as a partner in tapping natural gas deposits in Recto Bank off the coast of Palawan province.