Boracay tourist arrivals over 1M in 1st half of 2017

Before the end of the first half of this year, this resort island already received over one million tourists, according to the local tourism...

Chinese investors urged to raise stake in PHL tourism infra dev’t

MANILA, May 15 -- As the Duterte administration continues to pursue a thrust to build more infrastructure, a tourism official has urged Chinese investors...

PHL just “breaking too much dependence” from US, says trade chief

MANILA, Oct. 21 (PNA) -- Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez said President Rodrigo Duterte, in his recent statement on veering away from the...

Philippine Stocks Surge Most in Asia Amid Duterte’s China Trip

Philippine stocks advanced the most in five months amid optimism that President Rodrigo Duterte’s visit to China will improve relations and yield a raft...

British companies eyeing PPP projects

MANILA: The Philippines is starting to gain the interest of British companies as they are willing to increase their investments in infrastructure projects. Nine British...

Zamboanga Peninsula’s economy further accelerates as all major industries expand

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Zamboanga Peninsula’s economy accelerated from 6.6 percent in 2014 to 7.2 percent in 2015. This was brought about by the expanded growths in...

Tim Hortons brand is coming to the Philippines

Restaurant Brands International, the multinational owner and operator of Tim Hortons and Burger King, said Thursday it has partnered with a group of investors...

IKEA, a Swedish Furnitute Giant to open in PH

Many Filipinos took to social media to share their thoughts about the Swedish furniture retailer IKEA following a report that it will soon open...

OFW cash remittances to PHL up 1.9% in May

MANILA, Philippines -- Strong demand for overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) continues to buoy remittances to the Philippines, with cash remittances rising by 1.9 percent...

Philippine Peso gains versus US Dollar

MANILA, The Philippine peso ended Thursday better than the US dollar as investors anticipate more stimulus programs from advanced economies to address negative global...

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