THE Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation (PDIC) and the Korea Deposit Insurance Corporation (KDIC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to foster cross-border cooperation between the two deposit insurance agencies.
The MOU was signed by PDIC President Valentin A. Araneta and KDIC Chairman and President Joo Hyun Kim on July 23 at the Peninsula Manila in Makati City.
THE Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (Tieza) requested the Davao City Tourism Operation Office (CTOO) to submit further details on their proposal for the restoration and the development of Little Tokyo in Mintal.
PRICES of garlic remained stable as of Friday based on the price monitoring of the Philippine Statistic Authority-Bureau of Agricultural Statistics (PSA-BAS) in Davao Region.
The price of native garlic is at P230 to P250 with a prevailing price of P240 and Hawaiian garlic is at P140 to P160 with a prevailing price of P150. But a P10 to P30 price drop in garlic was also observed yesterday where it went down from P190 to P230 to P180 to P200 with a prevailing price of P200.
RATHER than just promoting the interests and welfare of the business community, officers of the Mandaue Chamber of Commerce and Industry assured that the activities for this year’s Mandaue Business Month take into account all aspects of living in the city.
ON TOP of lending to corporate clients, the Philippine Veterans Bank (PVB) is tapping the local government units (LGU) to boost their lending business.
“We are strengthening our grip on the LGU market. We want to make this segment a main driver of the bank’s growth,” said Miguel Angelo Villa-Real, PVB vice-president for corporate communications and marketing services, referring to the numerous LGU projects across the country that the bank can help finance.
CITING the thriving food business in Cebu, entrepreneurs Wayne and Pia Congmon diversified their family business and ventured into Waki Waffles, a business inspired by their love for travel and eating waffles.
“You learn a lot when you travel and it was during those recent trips when the idea of getting into waffle business hit us. As soon as we came back from the trip, we researched about this kind of business,” said Wayne, who also owns Song Hits! KTV in the Banilad Town Center.
Dominador Almirante Labor case digest
LAST Oct. 18, 2000, a fire occurred in the inspection and receiving/repair/packing area of petitioner SKM Art Craft Corp.’s premises in Intramuros, Manila. The fire investigation report stated that the structure and the beach rubber building were destroyed. Also burned were four cargo containers and a trailer truck. The estimated damaged was P22 million.
A MOVEMENT, spearheaded by Isla Lipana Co., a Philippine member-firm of Price Waterhouse Coopers global network, was recently initiated in search for the country’s next mainstream tourist destination.
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FAST-growing real estate website Lamudi has reached more than half a million online listings less than a year after the startup launched.
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