Quantcast
Home » power rate hikes You are browsing entries tagged with “power rate hikes”

BSP sees moderate rate of rise in consumer prices

By

The acceleration in the rate of rise in consumer prices may be moderated in the coming months due to legal issues that have resulted in further delays in the implementation of power rate hikes in Metro Manila.

Posted: February 26th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Gov’t puts off LRT, MRT fare hikes anew

By
FILE PHOTO

A long-delayed plan to hike fares at Metro Manila’s elevated railways would be delayed further as the transportation department has put on hold any increase while waiting for the outcome of a Supreme Court case over the power rate hike by distributor Manila Electric Co., a senior government official said on Wednesday.

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

Biz Buzz: Flying in or out?

By

One of the scions of “Kapitan” Lucio Tan has teamed up with partners to hatch a deal to take over the majority stake in flag carrier Philippine Airlines that the family intends to unload, according to the grapevine. There are two theories seen behind such a potential move: 1. The scion wants to keep and run the aviation business even as his old man wants out; 2. The scion is engineering a deal to trigger San Miguel group’s right of first refusal on the family’s remaining 51-percent stake in PAL. With regards to #2 scenario, rumored asking price is $1 billion.

Posted: January 15th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

What’s appropriate WESM cap?

By
AFP FILE PHOTO

The Philippine Electricity Market Corp. (PEMC) announced Monday it would complete this month a study on the “appropriate” price cap in the Wholesale Electricity Spot Market (WESM).

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

BSP may cut inflation forecast for this year

By

Inflation forecasts for the next 24 months may have to be revised downward following delays and the possible prohibition of power rate increases in Metro Manila amid speculation of collusion among energy producers.

Posted: January 14th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Advertisement

News

  • Man nabbed with Rosal daughter goes to SC
  • No worries, says MILF of Bangsamoro Law delay
  • Fighting motorcycle crimes with motorcycles
  • Iloilo braces for 30% land tax hike
  • The wonders of ‘Dok Alternatibo’
  • Sports

  • Gallant Gilas takes Croats to overtime before losing
  • San Mig star Yap joins Gilas cheering section
  • World Cup is Alapag’s final stint with PH 5
  • Lions get back at Blazers for solo lead
  • Tams, Eagles boost Final Four bids with tight wins
  • Lifestyle

  • I hate goodbyes
  • Genuine love of self leads to the source of all love, Christ
  • James Reid makes Mindanao women swoon in CDO birthday party
  • Gear up for the holidays by making that list
  • Why not an ice bucket challenge for Filipino causes, too?
  • Entertainment

  • Beautiful butcher
  • Balancing act
  • Starry, starry Sunday on ‘ASAP 19’
  • Promoting Pinoy music, musicians
  • Showstoppers galore in ‘Chicago,’ Manila-bound this December
  • Business

  • Auction of smuggled garlic brings in P4.7M for Customs
  • Aristocrat lords over food sector
  • Tarlac farmers look El Niño in the eye
  • Tabacalera finds right blend of tradition, innovation
  • Drug company recalls Eye-Mo drops
  • Technology

  • ‘Internet fasting’—returning to the real world
  • PH ranks 8th in Ice Bucket Challenge participation
  • Google tests using drones to deliver goods
  • DigiTech conference, Best of Anime to keep September busy
  • Bill vs techy intruders mistaken as anti-selfie bill
  • Opinion

  • Editorial Cartoon, August 31, 2014
  • ‘Light’ comes to village
  • Humanizing the bureaucracy
  • Fortified legislature
  • Bridging cultures, time and sensibility
  • Global Nation

  • Filipino peacekeepers manage to escape Syrian rebels
  • Overseas job seekers warned vs Web offers
  • Coast guards’ defense in case of Taiwan fisherman: Who died?
  • Filipino priest accused of sex abuse in New Jersey parish
  • Filipino teaches kids math in the Bahamas
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement