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Around 50,000 workers in Metro Manila lose jobs amid lockdown
/ from July 17, 2020
A TOTAL of 48,139 workers in Metro Manila have been retrenched by 1,517 business establishments this year while 2,557 employees lost their jobs when 92 companies in the capital shut down amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.Of the total number of newly unemployed, 30,157 have applied for Certificates of ...
Megawide, GMR granted OPS for NAIA rehab project
/ from July 17, 2020
JUST around one week after it ended talks with a consortium of the country’s biggest conglomerates, the Manila International Airport Authority granted Megawide Construction Corporation and partner GMR Infrastructure original proponent status (OPS) for the upgrading of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).In a regulatory filing Friday, July 17, Megawide ...
PSBank bares new mobile app feature that allows TD placements from home
/ from July 15, 2020
AS THE Covid-19 pandemic has pushed the country into what many call the new normal, social distancing and stay at home protocols have become part of the Filipinos’ way of life.With the limitations and restrictions of the Covid-19 community quarantine, easy and secure access to banking services has become a ...
GCash, Singlife tie up to launch digital Insurance Marketplace
/ from July 13, 2020
GCASH, the leading mobile wallet in the Philippines, has partnered with digital insurer Singlife Philippines to provide GCash users access to relevant, affordable, and secure insurance products.Despite the growth of the insurance market in recent years, more than 95 percent of Filipinos are insufficiently prepared -- if not completely unprepared ...
DBP to streamline lending programs
/ from July 10, 2020
STATE-RUN Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) would streamline its menu of lending programs and reallocate its resources toward initiatives that would further strengthen its positioning as the country’s infrastructure bank, a top official said.DBP President and Chief Executive Officer Emmanuel G. Herbosa said the ban is reviewing its lending ...
PLDT Enterprise, DTI to enable MSMEs restart with 3-month free business bundle
/ from July 9, 2020
PLDT Enterprise, the Business-to-Business (b2b) arm of the country's leading ICT and digital services provider, introduced a solutions bundle designed to help micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) get their businesses back on track.Recognizing that businesses have differentiated digital priorities, PLDT Enterprise designed the said package with flexibility to allow ...
Economic team sees signs of recovery
/ from July 8, 2020
ECONOMIC and finance officials on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, said the Philippines is starting to recover from what they described as the “toughest economic crisis” to hit the nation.However, second quarter gross domestic product (GDP) performance is still expected to be worse than the first quarter, considering that the economy ...
NAIA project hits snag as consortium insists on changes
/ from July 7, 2020
THE consortium behind the P102-billion proposal to upgrade the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) on Tuesday, July 7, 2020, informed the government that it “can only move forward with the project under the options it has proposed”.In a statement, the consortium said a letter was submitted to the National Economic ...
PLDT Enterprise, De La Salle Lipa partners to enable e-learning
/ from July 6, 2020
PLDT Enterprise, the B2B arm of the country's leading ICT and digital services provider, recently turned over 665 units of pocket WiFi devices with Smart GIGA Study plans for the use of the Lasallian Associate Partners of De La Salle Lipa in Batangas.The Smart pocket WiFi devices will augment the ...
SEC encourages social bonds to support recovery from Covid-19 pandemic
/ from July 3, 2020
THE Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has put forward the issuance of social bonds to support efforts to contain the Covid-19 pandemic, manage the resulting socioeconomic impacts and build resilience to future shocks.Social bonds are financing instruments whose proceeds are exclusively used to finance or refinance new or existing projects ...