ALTHOUGH Japan is one of the top trading partners of the Philippines, local exporters do not think a recession will create large adverse effects on the industries here.
At the general membership meeting of Philexport Cebu, officials said Japanese firms located in Cebu are not solely serving the Japanese market.
TOTAL assets of Sun Savings Bank breached the half-billion peso mark as of Sept. 30 as it reached a record P525 million. This reflected a growth of 58 percent compared to the year-ago level of P333 million.
MORE than just a device by which we make calls, today’s phones are portable computers that we carry around with us wherever we go. And what a portable computer it is. The processing power of devices by which we hurl Angry Birds to space is more than that of the system that brought man to the moon.
THE Central Visayas Regional Development Council (RDC) 7 has drafted a list of action plans on various sectors of the region to cushion the impact of Association of Southeast Asean Nations (Asean) economic integration in 2015.
“To maximize the opportunities and mitigate the challenges, the region decided to organize a task force to study the impact of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) on various sectors of the region and to recommend safety nets,” said Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) 7 Director Asteria Caberte.
MORE than 500 senior citizens in Barangay Capitol Site opposed the plan to donate a portion of their financial assistance this year for the construction of the new Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC).
Capitol Site Barangay Captain Manuel Guanzon wrote Rolando Llaguno, the head of the Office of the Senior Citizen Affairs (Osca), on behalf of the seniors in his barangay.
iSTORE announced the availability of the iPhone® 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the biggest advancements in iPhone history, in all branches nationwide since November 14.
INTERNATIONAL property portal Lamudi has rolled out its iOS app for property seekers in a further 11 countries, making the popular mobile application available across the company’s global network.
BUSINESSES are more upbeat about the economy in the final quarter of 2014, with the overall confidence index (CI) rising to 48.3 percent from 34.4 percent in the quarter before.
This Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said this quarter-on-quarter increase is the highest since the first quarter of 2010 and indicates that more businesses are optimistic about the country’s economic prospects.
A FAMILY with multiple business undertakings decided to enter Bohol’s real estate scene this year.
LAST Sept. 18, 2009, the Third Division of the Supreme Court (SC) rendered a decision that reversed a Court of Appeals (CA) decision dated Oct. 27, 2008, granting the motion to reduce appeal bond of respondents Eulalio Ganzon, EGI-Managers, Inc. and E. Ganzon, Inc. and ordering the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) to give due course to respondents’ appeal.
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