By Amy R. Remo
The Philippine Information Technology and Business Process Management sector (IT-BPM) should grow by about 18 percent yearly starting 2016 to reach a forecasted export revenue of $48 billion by 2020, Trade Secretary Gregory L. Domingo said Tuesday night.
By Jeannette I. Andrade
The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is banking on its “Next Wave Cities” program to raise $18 billion in revenues by the end of the year.
By Ben O. de Vera
Collections of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) rose by 8.01 percent in August, although still short of its target for the month as the truck ban slashed profits of tax-paying companies.
By Doris C. Dumlao
Metropolitan Bank and Trust Co. posted a first-semester net income of P9.1 billion, half the level chalked up in the same period last year when earnings were bloated by extraordinary treasury gains and one-time gains from divestment of shares in car and power generation businesses.
Leading mass housing developer 8990 Holdings posted a 20-percent year-on-year growth in six-month net profit to P1.8 billion as the company unlocked more revenues from new projects rolled out last year.