Tuesday, February 3, 2015
A new mega-casino opened in the Philippines Monday as the fast-growing Southeast Asian nation ups its bid to become a world gaming destination.
Job growth at large enterprises in Metro Manila accelerated in the third quarter of 2014, riding a strong performance of the construction industry, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
The Ministry of Transportation and Communications' Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA, 民用航空局) yesterday presented China Airlines (中華航空) and Mandarin Airlines (華信航空) with awards for aviation distinction in 2014.
Saturday, January 17, 2015
Pope Francis says he has come to the Philippines to help the poor, but the country's biggest businesses and multinationals are also cashing in with a not-so-subtle hijacking of his image.
Friday, December 12, 2014
Moody's raised the Philippines' credit rating by one notch on Thursday, in a further sign of the country's economic transformation.
Friday, November 28, 2014
The Philippines is unlikely to meet its 2014 growth target after the economy's expansion slowed to 5.3 percent in the third quarter.
Monday, October 13, 2014
Manila's creaking train network means a miserable three-hour work commute for salesman Gerard Galang — just one example of major infrastructure woes that analysts say threaten to cool the Philippines' red-hot economy.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
The Philippines' second richest man will regain full control of Philippine Airlines (PAL) by buying back a 49-percent stake from San Miguel, the firms said Tuesday, in a deal reportedly worth US$1 billion.
Friday, August 29, 2014
The Philippine economy expanded by 6.4 percent in the second quarter and tied with Malaysia as the second fastest growing in Asia during the period, officials said Thursday.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
The administration of Philippine President Aquino has proposed to allocate 239.8 billion pesos (US$5.5 billion) for the Manufacturing Resurgence Program, aimed at enhancing the local manufacturing sector.