The Makati Business Club has warned against calls to end contractualization in the country, stressing that what should instead be addressed and discontinued were the abuses committed under this practice.
Henry Sy-Led BDO Unibank Inc. remained the country’s biggest bank in terms of assets, which rose to P1.94 trillion at end-2015, the latest Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) data showed.
The country’s financial system as a whole remained “sound and stable” last year as the banking sector was awash with resources to sustain robust economic growth, according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP).
The National Irrigation Administration has inaugurated a P242-million irrigation facility in Tiaong, Quezon, amid efforts to shore up rice production in that town and in neighboring areas.
Presumptive President Rodrigo Duterte, the tough-talking mayor of Davao City, captured the imagination and votes of millions of Filipinos but he remains relatively “unknown” in business circles in Metro Manila, causing a degree of anxiety over how the economy will fare under his term.
US-BASED business process outsourcing (BPO) firm Concentrix is gaining a foothold in Cebu with the opening of a new BPO hub at Megaworld Corp.’s beachfront estate The Mactan Newtown in Lapu-Lapu City by second half of this year.
The Philippine automotive industry has set another record performance in April with vehicle sales hitting 27,697 units, up 30 percent from year-ago level.
It so happens the Consunji-led company has discovered a way to prepare the future of both its host communities and island environment, even if it’s one borne out of coal mine operations.
DETROIT -- Ford is recalling nearly 202,000 pickup trucks, SUVs and cars in North America because the automatic transmissions can suddenly downshift to first gear.