MRT prototype assembly begins

MANILA - After months of deliberation, meetings and approval by the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) and the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) management, the new train set prototype from the Chinese company CNR Dalian Locomotive and Rolling Stock Co. Ltd., has begun its assembly today.Full article

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Are Pinoys happy with their jobs?

As of 09/02/2015 9:19 PM
MANILA - Majority of Filipino employees are happy with their jobs, according to a recent survey by online jobs site Philippines. Full article

Ilang establisiyimento, apektado rin ng El Niño

As of 09/03/2015 11:19 PM
Nababahala ang ilang mga negosyante at establisiyimento sa napipintong pagnipis ng supply ng tubig dahil sa pagtindi ng epekto ng El Nino. Full article

IMF: Impact of China slowdown larger than expected

As of 09/03/2015 10:31 PM
WASHINGTON - China's economic slowdown is having a broader impact on the global economy than originally expected, especially on emerging markets, the International Monetary Fund said late Wednesday. Full article

Global stocks enjoy relief rally ahead of ECB, but investors wary

As of 09/03/2015 9:42 PM
LONDON - World stocks rose on Thursday, lifted by the strong rally on Wall Street the previous day, but investors were cautious ahead of a potentially critical 24 hours that will include a European Central Bank policy meeting and the latest U.S. jobs data. Full article

China Bank increases stake in thrift bank

As of 09/03/2015 7:51 PM
MANILA - Sy-owned China Banking Corp. on Thursday said it is increasing its stake in its thrift bank units. Full article

ICTSI rolls out new booking system in Manila port

As of 09/03/2015 4:51 PM
MANILA - International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) has soft-launched a new vehicle appointment system in efforts to ease congestion in roads leading to the Manila ports. Full article

Cathy Yang catches up with BSP's 'Tito Mon'

As of 09/03/2015 4:30 PM
MANILA - For those who cover or covered the central bank beat at one point in their careers as a business journalist: who wouldn’t know Tito Mon? Full article

Asia shares stage patchy recovery but volatility seen staying high

As of 09/03/2015 3:01 PM
TOKYO - Asian shares struggled to recover on Thursday with volatility remaining high, while emerging economy and commodity-linked currencies softened as investors worried about the global repercussions of slower growth in China. Full article

3 firms charged with tax evasion

As of 09/03/2015 2:43 PM
MANILA - The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has filed three more tax evasion charges with the Department of Justice (DOJ)--the first complaint against a real estate firm, the second against a textile manufacturing company, and the third against a trading firm. Full article

The comeback kid at the National Treasury

As of 09/03/2015 2:27 PM
MANILA - My on-air chat with Roberto 'Bobby' Tan on Market Edge on Wednesday may have looked all too serious, but not before the cameras started rolling when we talked candidly about his comeback as National Treasurer. Full article


Meet the couple behind Any-Haw 'litson manok'

Zaldy and Ruby dela Cruz, owners of Any-Haw Litson Manok in Bulacan

Meet the couple behind the Any-Haw 'litson manok' and how they struggled before making a hit in the food business.

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Who are the richest women in the Philippines?

Richest women in the Philippines

MANILA – Four women made it to the 2015 Forbes Philippines Rich List, which named 50 of the richest people in the country.