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Apple releases Philippine prices for iPhone 11, 11 Pro, and 11 Pro Max

MANILA, Philippines – Prices for this year's iPhones have been released by Apple  on their product website.  The base iPhone 11 model's price will start at P47,990. In Apple's price tiers, the base iPhone 11 replaces the iPhone XR, which started at 50,990 last year, meaning the "budget" current-generation ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerOct 9th, 2019

Release of iPhone 11 stirs up the Internet

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Apple has just launched their all-new iPhone 11 models and people all over the world are going nuts about the prices and the new camera design. Apple’s iPhone 11 has an entry price of $699 or approximately P 37,000.00. Aside from the prices, the release of Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 […] The post Release of iPhone 11 stirs up the Internet appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 11th, 2019

Apple cuts prices as iPhone 11 launches

Apple unveiled its iPhone 11 models Tuesday with a price cut for the most basic models while also laying out plans for streaming and gaming services as it bids to weather the slump in the global smartphone market. Price appeared to be a key consideration as the tech giant reduced the entry level price for […] The post Apple cuts prices as iPhone 11 launches appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 11th, 2019

Where to watch Apple’s iPhone 11 event online

Apple reveals its newest iPhones in the wee hours of Wednesday, September 11, Philippine time. The live stream will start at 1 am.  To watch it, here’s our embed of the official YouTube stream:  It’s the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 10th, 2019

Cayetano clears issue on SEA Games uniforms

Philippine Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee (PHISGOC) Foundation, Inc. chairman Alan Peter Cayetano cleared the issue thrown at them regarding the alleged overpriced quotations of Team Philippines’ uniforms. Talking to the media on Thursday, Cayetano explained their side on the issue, denying the allegations made by the majority of the Philippine Olympic Committee Board that Team PHI's uniforms are “unreasonably” higher than the suggested retail prices in the company’s flagship store. PHISGOC Foundation tapped Asics as the official outfitter of Team PHI.        This and the legitimacy of PHISGOC Foundation as organizer of the biennial meet are some of the issues that the committee is facing just months before the scheduled staging of the Games in November. “Noong nakipag-usap sila sa ASICS they are willing to sponsor all the uniforms for 400, wala tayong ilalabas na pera dun, lahat yun. And ang uniform Olympic quality,” Cayetano cleared. Cayetano said that Asics, in their initial talks, agreed to sponsor all the uniforms in 400 events but a bargaining with the SEA Games Federation in the number of sports and events increased the number of sports to 56 and the events at 529 events.    “So paano yung 129 events, yung uniform nun? So unfair naman sa ASICS na ‘Oh sandali lang baguhin natin ang deal. Pumayag na kayo sa 400, pumayag naman kayo sa 529 kundi no deal,’” said Cayetano. “Kung nag-no deal then we have to pay for the uniforms for the 400 events.” As a compromise, Cayetano added that Asics asked them if they want they can pay for the uniforms of the remaining 129 events.   “Napasa ‘yan sa PSC (Philippine Sports Commission) because hindi pa napasa ang budget ng PHISGOC and PSC said dadaan sa procurement nila. So lahat ito ay proposals, pero ang procurement body ang magsasabi kung pwede o hindi,” he said. Cayetano denied the allegations that the uniforms are ‘overpriced’. The POC Board alleged that the PHISGOC Foundation request to PSC shows that a set of competition uniforms costs P51,5111 while the company’s quotation for the same item during the 18th Asian Games last year was only P25,000. “Ang problema instead of bringing it up with the board and mag-usap, naghanap ng outlet, kinompare yung presyo. Eh iba naman siguro po ang nasa outlet, sa retail and yung sa Olympic number,” said Cayetano. “But as I said we can discuss it.” “Imagine yung 129 is 1/5, yung 400 libre so para wala na lang issue, sabihin na lang natin sa Asics iba na lang, we’ll pay for all 529? Yung mga nagko-comment ng ayaw nun, saan kukunin ang pera? They’re not willing to sponsor it. They want us to use government money for it,” added Cayetano. The PHISGOC Foundation head said that they can raise these issues at a proper venue or through an audience with them, not through press releases and separate interviews. “They should also understand that they can criticize but we also have to deliver,” he said. “If they’re criticisms are valid then we have to reform.”   --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @fromtheriles.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 20th, 2019

Poorest Metro Manila households feel price pinch in October

The rise in consumer prices for the poorest households in the National Capital Region went up at a faster pace in October on account of higher food prices, the Philippine Statistics Authority reported yesterday......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated News9 hr. 9 min. ago

Oct inflation for poor households falls to 0.8%

INFLATION for low-income households eased to a four-year low of 0.8 percent in October on the back of lower fuel and utility prices, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) announced on Thursday. The figure is lower than the 0.9 percent posted in September, and the lowest since October 2015’s 0.4 percent. Year to date, consumer price […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated News16 hr. 30 min. ago

DA: Rice Tariffication Law ‘will be pursued’ but stricter measures to be implemented

The Philippine government will not stop the implementation of the Rice Tariffication Law, but tighter measures will be imposed amid outcry from farmers hurt by falling palay farm-gate prices......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated News21 hr. 56 min. ago

Inflation slows to 0.8% in October

THE country’s inflation eased further to 0.8 percent in October — the lowest in more than three years — on the back of lower prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) announced on Tuesday. Last month’s figure is lower than the 0.9 percent recorded in September and in May 2016, and […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsNov 5th, 2019

Inflation further slows to 0.8% in October 2019

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Prices of goods continued to rise at a desirable pace, with inflation clocking in at just 0.8% in October. The Philippine Statistics Authority on Tuesday, November 5, announced the latest inflation figure, which is lower than the 0.9% registered in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 5th, 2019

Philippine dairy imports to hit record high this year

The Philippines is seen hiking its imports of dairy products by 21 percent this year amid increasing consumption coupled with favorable global prices, the United States Department of Agriculture said......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 1st, 2019

PSEI hits 8,000 after nearly 3 mos

THE stock market breached the 8,000 level again on Wednesday as more corporate-earning releases and positive developments on the US-China trade war continue to lift market sentiment. The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) gained 0.36 percent or 28.87 points to end at 8,020.06, while the wider All Shares inched up by 0.29 percent or […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 31st, 2019

Factory gate prices decline in September

Factory gate prices declined in September primarily because of the steep drop in fuel prices, the Philippine Statistics Authority reported yesterday......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 30th, 2019

Irving, Nets hold off Knicks in Big Apple battle

    LOS ANGELES, USA – The Nets, out to make Brooklyn the center of New York City's NBA universe, edged the Knicks, 113-109, Friday, October 25 (Saturday, October 26, Philippine time) but not before a fourth-quarter dogfight. Brooklyn's new star Kyrie Irving didn't match the 50 points he dropped in a heartbreaking ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 26th, 2019

Huawei Mate 30 Pro: Specs, features, and price in the Philippines

Huawei announced the prices and dates for its Huawei Mate 30 series, including its Mate 30 Pro . The flagship Huawei phones will be competing with the Samsung Note 10 series, Oppo Reno’s 10x Zoom, and the latest iPhone 11 phones. The phone touts impressive camera specs and features, such ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 25th, 2019

PCC enters rice probe, focuses on middlemen

The Philippine Competition Commission will probe the middlemen in the rice industry, particularly millers, traders and wholesalers, as anti-competitive practices leading to high retail prices of rice could be present in this phase of production......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2019

New Era Cap Philippines releases streetwear line with Apo Whang-Od’s designs

MANILA, Philippines – New Era Cap Philippines has released a line featuring the designs of Apo Whang-od Oggay, known as the oldest living traditional Kalinga tattoo artist. The line, featured on the brand’s website, includes caps, a bucket hat, and a shirt printed with various symbols featured in Whang-od’s tattoo art. Prices ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 17th, 2019

The iPhone SE2 may be priced at $399 – analyst

MANILA, Philippines – According to a Macrumors article  sourcing details from Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the iPhone SE2 may be priced at $399 and can come in space gray, silver, or red.  If the pricing holds true, it'll be same price as the original iPhone SE when it came out. The report also reiterates Kuo’s initial ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 15th, 2019

iPhone SE2 coming 2020 – report

MANILA, Philippines –  A Chinese-language report from Ming-Chi Kuo  and linked on 9to5Mac said Apple could be releasing the second iPhone SE in early 2020. The report coincides with earlier reports, such as one in the Nikkei Asian Review , circulating last month.  The iPhone SE2 is said to be ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 10th, 2019

Inflation continues downtrend in September

Consumer price growth continued its downtrend in September on the back of lower food prices and utility costs, the Philippine Statistics Authority reported Friday......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 4th, 2019

Russian man sues Apple for turning him gay

MOSCOW, Russia – A Russian man has filed a lawsuit against Apple for moral harm claiming that an iPhone app had turned him gay, according to a copy of the complaint seen by AFP. The man filed suit in a Moscow court asking for one million rubles ($15,000) after an incident ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 4th, 2019