Saturday, April 18th 2015

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The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) has issued a certificate of compliance (COC), essentially a mark of a project’s favored status, to AC Energy Holdings...

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The recent sale of Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co.’s (PLDT) Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) shares should not adversely impact its credit standing at present...

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The Philippines suffered $13 billion of damage when Supertyphoon Yolanda (international code name Haiyan) tore through the country in 2013, a year after another...

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The Board of Investments (BOI) said on Friday it is targeting to roll out the guidelines for a government-led initiative by the third quarter...

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The Philippine peso headed for its biggest weekly advance since January, after data showed an increase in the amount of money sent home by...

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WASHINGTON—Finance officials from the world’s major economies are searching for the right mix of policies to bolster a still-weak global recovery nearly six years...

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China’s island-building program in the South China Sea (West Philippine Sea) may result in it gaining control of some of the world’s most important...

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PRESIDENT Aquino confirmed on Friday his determination to push adoption and early enforcement by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) of a binding...
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SPLASH Corp. on Friday said its net income rose by 46 percent in the first quarter of the year and already exceeding profit for...

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THE awards-giving event by consultancy firm Chalre Associates Inc. would recognize business leaders who have bolstered the country’s reputation as an emerging business hub...

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THE Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved the issuance of P800 million worth of short-term commercial paper of brokerage and leasing and financing...

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TRANS-Asia Petroleum Corp. (Tapet) and Frontier Gasfields Pty. Ltd. (FGL) will proceed to conduct exploration activities in the offshore section of the Visayan Basin,...

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The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has, again, lost a multimillion-peso tax-deficiency assessment case at the Court of Tax Appeals (CTA) because of an...

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The Philippines is cochair at the 24th World Economic Forum (WEF) on East Asia happening in Jakarta, Indonesia, from April 19 to 21 this...
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THE head of Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s promotional company said this week that tickets for the unbeaten boxer’s May 2 fight against Manny Pacquiao at...

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RIO DE JANEIRO—Usain Bolt walked into a small gym at the base of Rio de Janeiro’s Mangueira favela on Thursday, took three shots on...

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CHICAGO—For the first time in three years, the Chicago Bulls will have their injury-plagued star player, Derrick Rose, on the court at the most...

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IS the National Collegiate Athletic Association of the Philippines (NCAA) returning to its former television partner? The BusinessMirror learned on Friday that the NCAA has...

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BRUNEI’S Filipino Coach Nomar Isla is hoping the Batang Gilas would practice “Filipino hospitality” when they clash on Saturday in the Southeast Asia Basketball...

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LOS ANGELES—Manny Pacquiao intends to put on a show when he faces Floyd Mayweather Jr. in two-and-a-half weeks. He really hopes Mayweather is also coming...
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HOW will Gunter Grass be remembered? The German Nobel laureate, who died on Monday at age 87, was not just a novelist, but also...

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‘ONE of my best, most memorable and unforgettable birthday celebrations.” And so declared businessman D. Edgard Cabangon, after having a blast and plenty of laughter...

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NEW YORK—It’s taken six years for Matthew Morrison to get back on Broadway so it’s no surprise he knows a thing or two about...

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A trip to Cebu may inch you closer to Hong Kong, while your next banking transaction may be your way to Singapore. In line with...

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GET them. They’re ready. Knock ‘em dead! Those were the strong, blunt words of encouragement coming from Rovilson Fernandez and Marc Nelson, the hosts of Asia’s...

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A chilly night wind whips through a courtyard as Kit Harington poses for a photo, but it doesn’t faze the man who plays Game...
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CITYSTATE Properties and Management Corp. (CPMC) recently awarded Guia and Willy Cheung their Transfer Certificate of Title (TCT) for a lot they purchased at...

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WITH a remarkable economic growth rate of 6.1 percent, vigorous service and surging foreign investments, the country’s property sector is slated to have another...

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AFTER Palawan, Bohol, Boracay and Cebu, what’s the next big local leisure destination the Philippines can proudly offer the world? Our local leisure development sector...

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SM Prime Holdings Inc., the property-development arm of Filipino-Chinese billionaire Henry Sy’s SM group of companies, will continue to capitalize on the growth of...

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FOR four days during the recent Holy Week, the lush grounds around the sprawling Club Ananda, clubhouse of emerging mountainside community Sandari Batulao, rang...

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FOR the driven who want a good start in their business endeavors and are in search of a power address, Avida Land is offering...
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Q&A with founder and race director Edward Kho Running is also a good way to provide a suitable work-life balance, giving runners a healthy way...

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Like most tropical fruits grown in the country, papaya can be had anytime of the year.  After all, most Filipinos grow this fruit crop...

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On September 11, 2003, Hollywood actor John Ritter fell ill while rehearsing for the television comedy, 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter. He...

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Remember the “6S” this summer, which refers to  sore eyes, sunburn, sipon at ubo, suka at tae, sakit sa balat and sakmal ng aso,...

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P189-million solar-power plant begins operation Lucio Tan Group’s Absolut Distillers Inc. (ADI) has started the operation of a P189-million solar-power plant project in Lian, Batangas...

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It is as difficult as it is rare for men to consult a dermatologist for their aesthetic needs, although times may have truly changed...
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