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Gaming firms bet on windfall from China trip

MANILA, Philippines – Listed gaming companies stand to benefit from the Duterte administration’s stronger ties with China as more mainland Chinese tourists a.....»»

Category: financeSource: philstar philstarNov 2nd, 2016

Category: newsSource:  manila_shimbunRelated NewsOct 21st, 2016

Philippine firms secure over $11B deals during China trip

BEIJING – The Philippines secured $11.24 billion worth of investments from Chinese companies involving 17 different projects as a testament to the warming ec.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 21st, 2016

Duterte firms up trip to China amid sea row

DAVAO CITY, Philippines – President Duterte has firmed up his plan to visit China this month on the heels of criticisms from long-time ally the United States.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2016

Japan firms target eSports to grab new business opportunities

CHIBA, Japan --- The games industry at home and abroad is putting efforts into electronic sports, or eSports, which involves competitive video gaming. The market for eSports is expected to grow rapidly worldwide going forward, and many companies are focusing on eSports as a new business. Tokyo Game Show 2018, the nation's largest video game exhibition, began at Makuhari Messe in Chiba last week and a special stage equipped with 600 seats attracted particular attention. On the stage, a soccer game called "FIFA 18" that was developed by a U.S. company was being played. The players had signed professional contracts with professional soccer teams such as the J.League's Urawa Red Diamonds...Keep on reading: Japan firms target eSports to grab new business opportunities.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2018

POGOs driving PH real estate market

PHILIPPINE offshore gaming operators (POGOs) continue to buoy the real estate market and are now considered one of the key drivers of residential and office property sales. In a briefing on Thursday, Ortigas & Co. Chief Operating Officer Thomas Mirasol said the real estate developer was seeing robust interest for residential projects from gaming firms. [...] The post POGOs driving PH real estate market appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsSep 21st, 2018

P200-M mine project ‘rape’ of environment

DETAINED Sen. Leila de Lima on Tuesday expressed grave concern over a Chinese-funded nickel mining project in Candelaria, Zambales. News reports showed that Fujian Hengrun Investment Co. Ltd of China and Filipino firms Westchinamin Corp. and Easternreach Mining Group Inc. have agreed to put up the P200-million ferro-nickel plant. De Lima, chairman of the Senate Committee on… link: P200-M mine project ‘rape’ of environment.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

70 PH Firms Eye Export Expansion Across China, Southeast Asia at CAEXPO 2018

Seventy local firms are joining the Philippine delegation in the 15th China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO) in the country’s Commodity Pavilion located at Hall D15 of the Nanning International Convention and Exhibition Center in Guangxi, China, on September 12-15. Led by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), through the Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsSep 16th, 2018

Tarlac eyed as next site for China-Asean trade expo

The Philippines is looking to attract firms from both China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to do business and invest in Tarlac as the province is being positioned as the country’s next trade, investment and tourism hub at the 15th China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO)......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 13th, 2018

Not Made in China: Chinese firms shift production overseas to avoid US tariffs

A growing number of Chinese companies are adopting a crafty way to evade US President Donald Trump's tariffs: remove the 'Made in China' label by shifting production to countries suc.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

BIR clarifies tax status of offshore gaming firms

The Bureau of Internal Revenue has issued special rules on the registration of foreign-led Philippine offshore gaming operators (Pogo). 'Due to different attributes of a foreign corporation, t.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

DTI plans investment forum in China

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) plans to organize an investment forum in China in November to accommodate all firms which expressed interest to participate in the China International Import Expo (CIIE) being held in Shanghai......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 9th, 2018

China s Xi to send top official to North Korea anniversary

BEIJING, China – Chinese President Xi Jinping will send a close ally to North Korea's 70th anniversary celebrations, it was announced Tuesday, September 4, following speculation he would use the occasion to make his first official trip to Pyongyang.  Li Zhanshu, a member of the Communist Party's 7-member politburo standing committee ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 4th, 2018

Trump thinks good politics is a mixture of trade, foreign policy

Washington -- When President Donald Trump pulled the plug on an upcoming trip to North Korea by his secretary of state, he pointed a finger of blame at China and the global superpower's trade.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 4th, 2018

Private tugboats sent to rescue Navy ship 4 days after running aground in West PH Sea 

FOUR days after a Philippine frigate ran aground in the area of the West Philippine Sea, authorities are still trying to extricate the ship. Two tugboats from private firms have been tapped although several countries, including the US, China and South Korea, offered to provide equipment that would remove the BRP Gregorio del Pilar (FF-15), [...] The post Private tugboats sent to rescue Navy ship 4 days after running aground in West PH Sea  appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsSep 2nd, 2018

China: Trump accusations vs NKorea irresponsible

BEIJING: China has called Donald Trump “irresponsible” after the US president cancelled his top diplomat’s trip to North Korea and suggested Beijing was stalling efforts to disarm Pyongyang. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was due to make his fourth visit to the reclusive state next week for what he described as the next step [...] The post China: Trump accusations vs NKorea irresponsible appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 26th, 2018

China: Trump accusations vs NKorea irresponsible

BEIJING: China has called Donald Trump “irresponsible” after the US president cancelled his top diplomat’s trip to North Korea and suggested Beijing was stalling efforts to disarm Pyongyang. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was due to make his fourth visit to the reclusive state next week for what he described as the next step… link: China: Trump accusations vs NKorea irresponsible.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 26th, 2018

China slams irresponsible Trump accusations over North Korea

BEIJING, China – China on Saturday, August 25, called Donald Trump "irresponsible" after the US President cancelled his top diplomat's latest trip to North Korea and suggested Beijing was stalling efforts to disarm Pyongyang. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was due to return to North Korea next week for what ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 25th, 2018

Pompeo’s Nokor trip called off

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Friday he has directed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to delay a planned trip to North Korea, citing insufficient progress on denuclearization. Trump put some blame on Beijing, saying he does not believe China is helping “because of our much tougher Trading stance.” The surprise announcement appeared to mark […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsAug 25th, 2018

PH casino plan hits new snag

The fate of the controversial casino resort that Hong Kong-listed Landing International Development Ltd. wants to build at the Entertainment City complex in Paraaque fell into greater uncertainty after its owner was arrested on bribery charges.   Gaming industry sources told the Inquirer that Landing chair Yang Zhihui was arrested by authorities in Cambodia and promptly deported to China on Thursday to face the charges against him.   "There are allegations of bribery against him, as well as supposedly running an investment scam," said another source familiar with the local gaming industry. The same source also sent the Inquirer a picture of the handcuffed 46-year-ol...Keep on reading: PH casino plan hits new snag.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 24th, 2018

ICT Davao plans benchmarking visit to China

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/21 August) – A group from Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Davao will visit China next year for a benchmarking visit to business process outsourcing (BPO) firms in Dalian and Beijing in a bid to help Davao City attract Japanese clients. ICT Davao president Samuel Matunog said in an interview they want to […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 21st, 2018