Advertisements


Domestic market capitalization of select stock exchanges in Asia Pacific

The post Domestic market capitalization of select stock exchanges in Asia Pacific appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource: bworldonline bworldonlineFeb 27th, 2018

Domestic Market Capitalization of select stock exchanges in Asia Pacific

The post Domestic Market Capitalization of select stock exchanges in Asia Pacific appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 13th, 2018

Domestic market capitalization of select stock exchanges in Asia Pacific

The post Domestic market capitalization of select stock exchanges in Asia Pacific appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

Domestic market capitalization of select stock exchanges in Asia Pacific

The post Domestic market capitalization of select stock exchanges in Asia Pacific appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2018

Economic managers: Weak peso, stock market ‘not signs of weak economy’

          Economic managers on Monday reiterated that the weak peso and stock market were not signs of a weak economy, as they highlighted the gains in the economy despite a depreciating currency.   Also, Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia told reporters in a press conference after the Cabinet-level Development Budget Coordination Committee (DBCC) that they "certainly hope" that gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the second quarter reached 7 percent.   The government will announce the second-quarter GDP performance in August.   The first-quarter GDP expansion of 6.8 percent fell below the 7-8...Keep on reading: Economic managers: Weak peso, stock market ‘not signs of weak economy’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2018

DMW oversubscribed, but share price down

Amid tough market conditions, integrated property developer DM Wenceslao and Associates Inc. (DMW)---a property play in the metropolis' burgeoning central business and entertainment district along Manila Bay---yesterday made its debut on the local stock exchange.   Despite the bearish market, the P8.1-billion equity deal was "oversubscribed, anchored by institutional investors" and mostly funded by domestic money. Its stock price, however, fell by 14.5 percent to close at P10.26 a share on its first trading day.   "The growth prospects did not change. It's just the [overall] market sentiment. At the end of the day, the price went down, but that just means we left mo...Keep on reading: DMW oversubscribed, but share price down.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 29th, 2018

Air Asia unit in PH posts P392-M loss

Budget airline Philippines Air Asia saw its revenues jump by some 46 percent in the first quarter of the year even as its bottom line swung to a loss due to foreign exchange volatility. Philippines Air Asia, a unit of Malaysia's Air Asia Berhad, said revenues during the period hit P5.27 billion, up from P3.62 billion in the first quarter last year. The airline, which competes with larger domestic carriers such as Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific Air, carried about 1.6 million passengers from January to March 2018, up by almost 40 percent over the same period in 2017. Philippines Air Asia managed to keep costs under check despite the higher price of oil. Its operating prof...Keep on reading: Air Asia unit in PH posts P392-M loss.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 27th, 2018

Regional telcos bank on new tech for growth

ASIA-PACIFIC telecommunications (telco) operators are adopting new digital technologies to become more competitive in the region, market research company International Data Corp. (IDC) said. In its recent “MarketScape: Asia/Pacific Next-Generation Telcos: Telecom Services 2018 Vendor Assessment” report, IDC cited AT&T, BT, Orange, Singtel, and Vodafone as industry leaders, given their strong market presence, adoption of [...] The post Regional telcos bank on new tech for growth appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 15th, 2018

To help solve economic woes, hire more women

  Bringing women into the labor force is not only an acknowledgement of their right to be gainfully employed but will actually be a huge boost to the economy. A new study, "The Power of Parity: Advancing Women's Equality in Asia Pacific (Focus: The Philippines)," found that Asia Pacific countries could raise their annual collective gross domestic product (GDP) by 2025 by as much as $4.5 trillion, "a 12-percent increase over the business as usual trajectory", by advancing women's equality. Equality The study, which was undertaken by McKinsey Global Institute (MGI), the business and economics research arm of McKinsey and Company, concluded that all countries in the reg...Keep on reading: To help solve economic woes, hire more women.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 9th, 2018

Stock Exchanges to Back Entrepreneurs Approved by South Africa

A business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers.Businesses serve as a form of economic activity, and are prevalent in capitalist economies, where most of them are privately owned and provide goods and services allocated through a market […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 8th, 2018

Del Monte IPO shelved, ‘market volatility’ cited

Food and beverage firm Del Monte Pacific Ltd. has shelved the planned listing of its Philippine unit, citing volatile market conditions and extending a dearth of initial public offerings at the Philippine Stock Exchange. Final pricing for Del Monte Philippines, Inc.’s (DMPI) P17.5-billion IPO was supposed to have been announced last Wednesday, June 6, and [...] The post Del Monte IPO shelved, ‘market volatility’ cited appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 7th, 2018

SES taps PLDT to springboard satellite expansion in Asia Pacific

Luxembourg-based SES is eyeing the Philippines as one of its key market in the Asia Pacific region, tapping telecom giant Philippine Long Distance Co. as a major client......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 5th, 2018

Oil Price Spike Seen to Drive Higher Inflation in May — Economist

Inflation in May has been seen to further increase to 5 percent from 4.5 percent in April mainly due to higher oil prices in the global market, IHS Markit Chief Economist for Asia Pacific Rajiv Biswas said. The economist’s forecast is still within the 4.6 to 5.4 percent inflation projection of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJun 5th, 2018

Bourse rebounds, gains 1.22%

  The local stock barometer yesterday rebounded on selective buying of large-cap stocks by domestic investors. The main-share Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) recouped 92.06 points or 1.22 percent to close at 7,652.53. The rebound was led by the financial counter, which gained 2.28 percent ahead of another 1-percentage point cut in the reserve requirement by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas to 18 percent which would take effect on June 1. "The market had partly anticipated the cut and timing. And this is likely to partly explain the peso's recent underperformance," ING Philippines economist Joey Cuyegkeng said. "In the meantime, peso liquidity in the system w...Keep on reading: Bourse rebounds, gains 1.22%.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 24th, 2018

Select buying ends 3-day market drop

The stock market recovered yesterday after three days of decline on select buying, analysts said......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 24th, 2018

High oil prices start pushing air fares higher

Air travelers are starting to feel the pinch of higher oil prices. Cebu Pacific Air, a budget airline that controls more than half of the domestic market, said average fares in the first quarter of.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 21st, 2018

Cebu Pacific Air strengthens Japan presence with Tokyo office

May 16, 2018 – The Philippines’ leading carrier, Cebu Pacific Air (PSE: CEB) formally opened its own office in Japan on May 16th 2018, as part of the airline’s expansion efforts in the Asia-Pacific region and bid to boost its presence in the Japanese market......»»

Category: newsSource:  kagay_anRelated NewsMay 19th, 2018

Cebu Pacific to expand footprint in Japan with new office

MANILA, Philippines – Cebu Pacific  opened an office in Japan, as the budget airline continues to expand in Asia Pacific and boost its presence in the Japanese market. Located in Chuo-ku, Tokyo, the airline's Japan office will serve as the hub for Cebu Pacific's ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 16th, 2018

Jollibee invests in Tim Ho Wan franchise for Asia Pacific

By Arra B. Francia, Reporter JOLLIBEE Foods Corp. (JFC) will be investing S$45 million, or around P1.74 billion, on the private equity fund that bought the master franchise for Tim Ho Wan in the Asia Pacific, giving the homegrown food giant access to acquire another brand. In a disclosure to the stock exchange on Wednesday, […] The post Jollibee invests in Tim Ho Wan franchise for Asia Pacific appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 9th, 2018

Jollibee to buy master franchise holder of Tim Ho Wan

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino fast-food giant Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC)  will invest up to S$45 million (P1.74 billion) in private equity fund Titan Dining LP to buy the master franchise holder of the Tim Ho Wan brand in the Asia Pacific. Jollibee told the Philippine Stock ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 9th, 2018

JFC invests in Tim Ho Wan brand

HOMEGROWN food giant Jollibee Foods Corp. (JFC) will be investing 45 million Singaporean dollars, or around P1.74 billion, on the buyer of Tim Ho Wan’s master franchise holder in the Asia Pacific. In a disclosure to the stock exchange on Wednesday, May 9, JFC said its wholly-owned subsidiary Jollibee Worldwide Pte. Ltd will invest in […] The post JFC invests in Tim Ho Wan brand appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 9th, 2018