Doing business in the Philippines - ABS CBN
Doing business in the PhilippinesABS CBN NewsFor one thing, food is a thriving business in the Philippines, as it's an essential need, thus it will forever be a part of the top grossing business in the country. Plus take in the fact that almost every Filipino is a foodie at heart. We also love ...
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 8:52 pm
[Part 1] British backpacker's PH adventure:
Rappler[Part 1] British backpacker's PH adventure: Leaving the PhilippinesRapplerA month in the Philippines had raced past like a charging bull. I sipped from coconuts on deserted islands, partied in flashing karaoke bars of Manila and explored small villages by foot. I made numerous friends – Filipinos are a welcoming bunch, and ...
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 8:27 pm
Philippines hit by heatwave as temperatures
The Straits TimesPhilippines hit by heatwave as temperatures soar to 40 deg C or higherThe Straits TimesThe water level is dropping in the Angat Dam reservoir, the main source of water for more than 21 million people in metropolitan Manila and seven adjacent provinces. Irrigation to farmlands and even tap water may be shut off if the level continues to fall.and more »
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 5:37 pm
SEAG: Singapore, Myanmar, Philippines in
Philippine StarSEAG: Singapore, Myanmar, Philippines in battle for fifthPhilippine StarMANILA, Philippines - If things fall into their proper places, the Philippines may end up in a close battle for fifth place in the 28th Southeast Asian Games in Singapore. And with a little more luck, it can even land a notch higher than that. “We can ...PH volleyball SEA Games schedules releasedRapplerall 6 news articles »
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 9:25 am
Philippines making plans to accommodate 3000
Channel News AsiaPhilippines making plans to accommodate 3000 Rohingya migrantsChannel News Asia"They are already scouting around for several venues, but the venue is the least of our concern,” said Clarita Campos, political science professor, University of the Philippines. “It's more important to figure out the medical needs of the migrants, as ...Philippines' decision to host boat people has influenced neighbours ...gulfnews.comPhilippines say working with UN agency on migrant crisisJournal of Turkish WeeklyAsean Today: Haven Offered by Philippines; Refugee Crisis Talks Today; Burma ...PhuketwanCNN -Rapplerall 851 news articles »
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 7:25 am
Philippines looks to broaden range of rice
The Philippines' state grains procurement agency said on Tuesday that it would look to import rice from a broader range of countries including Pakistan, India and Myanmar, as it tries to diversify its supplies of the staple food. One of the world's biggest rice importers, the Philippines usually buys from key producers Vietnam and Thailand. Renan Dalisay, administrator at the National Food ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:57 am
Philippines' domestic air travel starts
Domestic aviation is on an uptrend as airlines such as Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines (PAL) lead the way in terms of fleet expansion
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:15 pm
Philippines: China's island reclamation
Brooks Hays MANILA, April 13 (UPI) -- Philippines officials say China's island-building work is causing irreparable damage to vulnerable coral reefs and the marine life they support.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 4:03 pm
Philippines says Chinese reclamation damaged
China has wrought widespread environmental damage in the South China Sea with its construction of artificial islands on disputed reefs, the Philippines said Monday. The construction works have destroyed 300 acres of coral reefs, resulting in an estimated $100 million in annual economic losses to coastal states, Philippine foreign affairs spokesman Charles Jose said. "China’s massive reclamation ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 12:11 pm
AirAsia Philippines eyes initial public
MANILA, Philippines – AirAsia Philippines and Indonesia are set to go public, the airline's founder, Tony Fernandes, announced via his Twitter account . Pending board approval, the initial public offering is eyed since business in both Philippines and Indonesia is good. "Great support from both governments," Fernandes tweeted. Shares ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 5:25 am
Australia: Indonesia believes most migrants
To subscribe to the Philippine Daily Inquirer newspaper in the Philippines, call +63 2 896-6000 for Metro Manila and Metro Cebu or email your subscription request here. Factual errors? Contact the Philippine Daily Inquirer's day desk. Believe this article ...
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 3:36 pm
Philippines, Qatar holding air talks next
MANILA – The Philippines and Qatar will review their air agreement next week amid pressure from the Middle Eastern country to increase flights. The two-day talks scheduled to start May 27 at Doha will center on Qatar Airways’ bid for 13 more weekly ...
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 3:20 pm
Viva Europa brings Europe closer to the
THE month of May is often associated with fiestas, Santacruzans, beach parties, family outings, and loads of frolic and fun. For the European Union (EU), it is not just an occasion to celebrate its founding anniversary but also its partnership and ...
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 2:59 pm
Doing business in the Philippines
MANILA, Philippines - Do you ever wonder what sorts of businesses are found here in the country and which company makes the most out of their enterprise? It wouldn’t be that surprising if you say yes. The Philippines has a lot of companies that cater to ...
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 2:25 pm
Philippines police officer caught abusing
The police chief of Cavite, Carmona province in Philippines has been relieved of duties after a video of him beating a suspect was sent to the province's police director, reported Coconuts Manila. In the video, Chief Inspector Jigger Noceda can be seen ...
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 1:37 pm
2 top terror suspects survive Philippine
Two al-Qaida-linked Abu Sayyaf commanders, including one on the FBI's list of most-wanted terrorists, survived a Philippine military offensive that killed eight militants and led to the seizure of their jungle lair and bomb materials in the southern P
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 1:55 am
Boat filled with protected species hits
A Chinese boat that ran into a coral reef in the southwestern Philippines held evidence of even more environmental destruction inside: more than 10,000 kilograms (22,000 pounds) of meat from a protected species, the pangolin or scaly anteater.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 1:01 am
Terror suspect eyed in killing of Filipino
A Southeast Asian militant is suspected of leading an ambush that killed an army intelligence officer in the southern Philippines, Philippine military officials said Wednesday, highlighting the danger still posed by foreign militants who have been on the
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 4:29 am
Philippines charges crew of ship that rammed
Philippine authorities filed a poaching case and were preparing more charges against 12 detained Chinese fishermen who were aboard a vessel that ran aground in a protected coral reef.
Posted on 9 April 2013 | 12:21 am
Filipino Catholics aim to show their power
Filipino Catholic groups launched a campaign Monday to try to muster millions of votes for senatorial candidates who opposed a controversial contraceptives law passed last year and prove that the church remains a force to be reckoned with in Asia's la
Posted on 7 April 2013 | 11:58 pm