One of the world’s top plastic polluters is giving its garbage a second life by using it to construct much-needed infrastructure.
Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) has upsized its bond offer five-fold to ₱15.3 billion from an initial target size of ₱3 billion, due to strong demand from both retail and institutional investors.
High wind forced Boeing to again delay the inaugural flight of its long-haul 777X aircraft on Friday.
CEBU CITY – The ₱30-billion Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway (CCLEX) is now halfway done.
Boeing plans to begin ramping up 737 MAX production ahead of winning regulatory approval to resume service on the plane, Chief Executive David Calhoun said Wednesday.
Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd will allow flight attendants to wear a surgical mask while operating mainland China flights due to concerns over the new coronoavirus, but the attendants’ union wants the measure to apply to all flights.
German sportswear giant Adidas said Tuesday more than half of the polyester used in its products this year would come from recycled material, including millions of shoes made from plastic waste.
The annual World Economic Forum got underway in Davos on Tuesday, with US President Donald Trump giving a keynote speech in typically boisterous style as business leaders grappled with balancing their profits against the menace of climate change.
Netflix said Tuesday it added millions of new subscribers globally over the past quarter as it ramped up for a tougher competitive landscape, but scaled back its outlook for early 2020.
San Miguel Corporation (SMC) said yesterday it continues to mobilize resources from across the conglomerate to provide much-needed assistance to both communities impacted by Taal Volcano’s recent eruption, and to various government and private groups spearheading relief efforts.
Talking to TRIXIE WHYTE, founder and chairwoman of the country’s leading human resource solutions provider Q2 HR Solutions, is being like in a philosophy class, but heartwarming and inspiring.
Hong Kong stocks tumbled Tuesday after the city’s credit rating was downgraded over its response to months of sometimes violent protests, while investors were also spooked by a deadly SARS-like virus that has been confirmed to be transmitted between humans.
Swiss banking giant UBS said Tuesday its full-year profits fell last year, but that economic stimulus measures and easier monetary conditions “contributed to a strong performance in financial markets in the fourth quarter and are likely to prevail.”
Trade and investment between the Philippines and Hong Kong are expected to be enhanced after Manila reduced import duties on certain products coming from its Asian neighbor.
Embattled BBC boss Tony Hall announced on Monday he will step down in six months’ time, as the British broadcaster grapples with a damaging equal-pay ruling and questions over its funding model as new ways emerge to consume news and entertainment.
Finance Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez III expects the real estate investment trust (REIT) to spur additional investments in the country’s booming property development and infrastructure sectors following the release of the amendments to the implementing rules and regulations of the REIT Act of 2009 that include ownership and taxation requirements.
AUSTIN – United States President Donald Trump on Sunday (Jan 19) hailed the trade deal signed last week with China for dramatically improving relations with Beijing, saying it was “much better” than he expected.
Ander Mendez and his friends were hoping they’d struck it rich when they came up with the idea of selling alcohol-infused gummy bears — until they found themselves in the sights of sweet giant Haribo.
TOKYO — Asian shares were mostly higher Monday as investors awaited central bank decisions and earnings reports due out in coming weeks. U.S. stock markets will be closed in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
The founder of South Korea’s sprawling retail conglomerate Lotte Group has died at the age of 97, company officials said Sunday.