Emperador nets Php1.4B in Q1

May 11, 2016 by · Comments Off on Emperador nets Php1.4B in Q1 

By Leslie D. Venzon

MANILA, May 10 (PNA) — Liquor conglomerate Emperador Inc. reported a flat first-quarter profit at Php1.4 billion and consolidated revenues at Php9 billion.

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Spain's consumer prices fall by 0.8 pct in March

April 14, 2016 by · Comments Off on Spain's consumer prices fall by 0.8 pct in March 

MADRID, April 13 — Spain's consumer prices fell by 0. 8 percent in March when compared to March 2015, according to Consumer Price Index data confirmed on Wednesday by Spain's statistical office (INE).

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Deadline day sparks late movement in Spanish transfer market

February 3, 2016 by · Comments Off on Deadline day sparks late movement in Spanish transfer market 

MADRID, Feb. 2 — Perhaps the biggest story of the last day of the transfer window in Spain was the deal which never happened as striker Radamel Falcao's return to the Vicente Calderon stadium, where he had enjoyed such success with Atletico Madrid never happened.

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Spain's unemployment falls by 12.43% in 2015

January 29, 2016 by · Comments Off on Spain's unemployment falls by 12.43% in 2015 

MADRID, Jan. 28 — Spain's unemployment fell by 12.43 percent in 2015, according to data of the Inquest into the Active Population (EPA) released on Thursday by Spain's Statistical Office (INE).

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Lleyton Hewitt calls time on remarkable 20-year tennis career

January 22, 2016 by · Comments Off on Lleyton Hewitt calls time on remarkable 20-year tennis career 

MELBOURNE, Jan. 21 — An emotional Lleyton Hewitt has farewelled Melbourne Park for the final time, after his 20-year long career ended at the hands of eighth seed David Ferrer of Spain on Thursday night.

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China Focus: Huawei ships 100 M smartphones in 2015

December 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on China Focus: Huawei ships 100 M smartphones in 2015 

GUANGZHOU, Dec. 22 — Chinese tech company Huawei announced Tuesday its smartphone shipments have topped 100 million this year, breaking the record among domestic players and making it the world's third biggest mobile brand following Samsung and Apple.

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Indonesia Tourism Minister calls for support of UN WTO

December 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on Indonesia Tourism Minister calls for support of UN WTO 

LONDON, Dec. 7 — Tourism Minister Arief Yahya held a meeting with Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UN WTO) Thaleb Rifai and some UN WTO executives at the organizations headquarters in Madrid, Spain.

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Spain's car sales rise by 20.9 pct in first 11 months

December 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Spain's car sales rise by 20.9 pct in first 11 months 

MADRID, Dec. 1 — Sales of new cars in Spain rose by 20.9 percent in the first 11 months of the year when compared with the same period of a year earlier, according to data published on Tuesday by Spain's automobile industry organizations.

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City of San Fernando joins commemoration of 152nd birthday anniversary of Andres Bonifacio

December 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on City of San Fernando joins commemoration of 152nd birthday anniversary of Andres Bonifacio 

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, Nov. 30 — The city government led by Mayor Edwin Santiago on Monday joined the nation in commemorating the 152nd birth anniversary of hero Andres Bonifacio at the Heroes Hall here.

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Foreign tourism spending in Spain up by 6.3%

October 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Foreign tourism spending in Spain up by 6.3% 

MADRID, Oct. 28 — The amount of money spent by foreign tourists in Spain rose by 6.3 percent to a total of 53.793 billion euros (about USD59.2 billion) in the first nine months of the year when compared with the same period of a year earlier, the Spanish Ministry of Tourism reported on Tuesday.

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