PHP closes sideways vs. USD Wednesday

April 14, 2016 by · Comments Off on PHP closes sideways vs. USD Wednesday 

MANILA, April 13 — The Philippine peso ended Wednesday sideways against the dollar, even after rising to the 45-level, ahead of the April 17 meeting among major oil players.

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Cebu port body set to inaugurate PHP50-M passenger terminal

June 24, 2015 by · Comments Off on Cebu port body set to inaugurate PHP50-M passenger terminal 

CEBU CITY, June 23 — The Cebu Port Authority (CPA) is set to inaugurate on June 26, Friday, the PHP50-million passenger Terminal 2 in Cebu City’s Pier 3.

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Nueva Vizcaya releases over PHP5.6-M livelihood funds

May 15, 2015 by · Comments Off on Nueva Vizcaya releases over PHP5.6-M livelihood funds 

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, May 15 — The provincial government here recently released more than PHP5.6 million livelihood funds as assistance for cooperatives and other business groups in the province.

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2015 PHILRACOM 1st Leg Triple Crown Stakes Race

May 13, 2015 by · Comments Off on 2015 PHILRACOM 1st Leg Triple Crown Stakes Race 

150512181549Former Manila Rep. Ramon “Dondon” Bagatsing (right) and Nathan M.Mazo, Manila Jockey Club, Inc. head of marketing, formally announce the 2015 PHILRACOM “1st Leg Triple Crown Stakes Race” to be held on May 17, 2015 at the San Lazaro Leisure Park in Carmona, Cavite. The race guarantees PHP3 million total prize — 1st place gets PHP 1.8 million; 2nd, 675,000; 3rd, 375,000; and 4th prize PHP 150,000. The Philippine Racing Commission (Philracom) decided to support the staging of the 3rd Press Photographers of the Philippines Cup, a charity race for the benefit of the group’s members during the PSA forum on Tuesday (May 12, 2015) at Shakeys restaurant in Malate, Manila. (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)lam/acd

PHP15.9-B NAIA Expressway project

January 26, 2015 by · Comments Off on PHP15.9-B NAIA Expressway project 

150125112351Travel time in southern Metro Manila will be reduced greatly once the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) completes the construction of the PHP15.9-billion Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Expressway project. The project has two phases — Phase II-A from Entertainment City to NAIA Terminals 1 and 2; and Phase II-B from Domestic Road to Terminal 3 at Sales Street. The project will also connect to the Skyway and the South Luzon Expressway. (PNA photos by Gil S. Calinga)
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LTFRB 7 recommends PHP30 flagdown rate for taxis in Central Visayas

January 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on LTFRB 7 recommends PHP30 flagdown rate for taxis in Central Visayas 

CEBU CITY, Jan. 25 — The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) 7 has recommended a PHP30 flagdown rate for taxis in Central Visayas, a PHP10 reduction from the current PHP40 rate.

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SC rules on tax case in favor of mining firm

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on SC rules on tax case in favor of mining firm 

MANILA, Jan. 23 — The Supreme Court (SC) ruled on Friday on a tax case in favor of a mining corporation involving more than PHP3 million in “unpaid claims for refund.”

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