By Cesar D. Mangawang
Property plutocrat with a larger stake in Megaworld, builder of apartment complexes doubling as small cities. Big into brandy, too: His Emperador Distillers went public last year and agreed to buy Scotchmaker Whyte & McKay for $720 million in May. Fortune extends to 408 McDonalds restaurants in the Philippines (owns franchise via Alliance Global conglomerate) and Resorts World Manila.”
By Doris C. Dumlao
Andrew Tan’s Emperador Inc. will soon produce its flagship brandy brand out of its vineyard in Toledo, Spain, bringing its brand right to the European market.
By Maila Ager
To address the problem of long lines in the Metro Rail Train 3 system, the government had considered buying second-hand rails from Spain, Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya told a Senate hearing on Wednesday.
By the staff
Businessman Manuel V. Pangilinan a.k.a. MVP brought a team of top executives to Spain to cheer their hearts out for Team Gilas at the FIBA Basketball World Cup.
By Riza T. Olchondra
Listed firm Basic Energy Corp. has tied up with a company registered in Spain for the joint development of domestic hydropower projects.