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Largest exporter and importer

As the new year rolls in, it is worth mentioning how some Philippine industries fared well last year, in particular our electronics and semi-conductor indust.....»»

Category: financeSource: philstar philstarJan 13th, 2018

AgriNurture to buy rice from Vietnam state firm in $1-B deal

Listed agribusiness company AgriNurture Inc. (Ani) has signed a billion-dollar agreement with Vietnam's largest grains exporter to help augment the country's rice stocks amid skyrocketing.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 18th, 2018

ANI, VINAFOOD ink $1-B annual rice import deal

Listed AgriNurture, Inc. (ANI) has signed an exclusive deal with Vietnam Southern Food Corporation -- VINAFOOD II, to import two million metric tons of rice to the Philippines starting this year valued close to US$1-billion. In a Memorandum of Agreement signed by ANI President and CEO Antonio Tiu and VINAFOOD General Director Nguyen Ngoc Nam over the weekend, Vietnam's largest grains exporter agreed to exclusively supply long grain rice to ANI to help address supply issues in the Philippines. VINAFOOD II is a state-owned corporation duly designated and assigned by the government of Vietnam to export rice and help achieve food security in Southeast Asia. In a disclosure to the Phili...Keep on reading: ANI, VINAFOOD ink $1-B annual rice import deal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 17th, 2018

Top beef exporters of the world

NEW DELHI --- Over the last five years beef exports have increased worldwide as the demand for meat has increased. USA is the world's top beef exporter. The country's beef exports accounted for 12.9 percent of total production in 2017. The country exported beef worth US$6.2 billion, according to data collected by Canada-based organ firm, World's Top Exporters.   Australia is the second largest beef exporter with exports worth US$5.8 billion. The country has about 3 percent of the world cattle and buffalo inventory and produces 4 per cent of the world's beef supply.   Australia is followed by Brazil which is the third highest exporter of beef. The increase in dem...Keep on reading: Top beef exporters of the world.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 30th, 2018

BRF execs barred from returning to chicken exporter

BRASILIA — Executives of major food processor BRF SA who were released by police on Friday will not be able to return to their posts at the company, the world’s largest poultry exporter, Brazil’s public prosecutor’s office said on Saturday. A Brazilian judge ordered their suspension from their activities in the company to avoid the […] The post BRF execs barred from returning to chicken exporter appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMar 11th, 2018

Technolux holds business series for restaurateurs, businessmen

MANILA, Philippines — Technolux, the country’s largest importer and supplier of a complete line of food service, small wares and laundry equipment, introduce.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 14th, 2018

Technolux joins World Food Expo

MANILA, Philippines -  Technolux, the country’s largest importer and distributor of a complete line of food service, small wares, laundry and cleaning equipm.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 16th, 2017

Tadeco ready to defend deal with BuCor

MANILA, Philippines - The Tagum Agricultural Development Co., the largest banana exporter in the country, is ready to defend its joint venture agreement (JVA.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 31st, 2017

Opinion: M. A. P. Insights -- Pacita U. Juan: "What is truly ASEAN?"

It's not easy to discuss what ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) is to regular people. It's even more difficult to discuss ASEAN with consumers and farmers. So it has been our mission to try and explain what ASEAN means to the consumer, the importer, the exporter and then the farmer......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 8th, 2017

My Australia Day tribute to Filipino Australians

Filipinos love meat and Australia is the largest exporter of red meat to the Philippines. Beef is one of our top five exports and sheepmeat exports grew nearly 30 percent in 2016. Aussies too are partial to throwing a juicy slab of meat on the barbie (BBQ) and many will do so to commemorate Australia Day today......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 26th, 2017

My Australia Day tribute to Filipino Australians

Filipinos love meat and Australia is the largest exporter of red meat to the Philippines. Beef is one of our top five exports and sheepmeat exports grew nearly 30 percent in 2016. Aussies too are partial to throwing a juicy slab of meat on the barbie (BBQ) and many will do so to commemorate Australia Day today......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 25th, 2017

DTI withdraws import clearance of steel importer

MANILA, Philippines - The DTI has withdrawn the Import Clearance Certificate (ICC) for a 20,000 MT shipment of steel bars, the largest ever shipped into the.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 15th, 2017

Trump presidency bad for China, says UK think tank

MANILA, Philippines - A Trump presidency entails greater economic uncertainty for China, the world’s largest exporter and the Philippines’ new preferred econ.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 11th, 2016

Global Ferronickel announces 1-for-3 reverse stock split

GLOBAL Ferronickel Holdings, Inc. (FNI), the second largest nickel producer in the country and the largest single lateritic mine exporter in the world, announced on Monday that its shareholders have approved a reverse stock split of its common stock at a .....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2016

SiriusXM buys Pandora to step up streaming music wars

WASHINGTON DC, USA (UPDATED) – SiriusXM, which dominates satellite radio in the United States, announced on Monday, September 24, it is buying online rival Pandora for $3.5 billion, ramping up competition in the streaming music market dominated by Spotify and Apple. The all-stock deal creates "the world's largest audio entertainment ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 25th, 2018

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

IN PHOTOS: Dutdutan Tattoo Festival 2018

MANILA, Philippines – The 18th Dutdutan Festival kicked off with a bang as it opened its gates to tattoo enthusiasts at the World Trade Center in Pasay City on September 21. The annual and largest tattoo expo in the country showcases homegrown artists as well as foreign inkers from Taiwan, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2018

Largest wedding cake served in Baguio mass wedding - Manila Bulletin

Largest wedding cake served in Baguio mass wedding - Manila Bulletin.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2018

LOOK: Largest wedding cake in Baguio City

BAGUIO CITY, Philippines –  The Hotel and Restaurant Association of Baguio (HRAB) on Saturday, September 22, presented what it called the “largest wedding cake” to mark the 14th edition of its Hotel and Restaurant Tourism Weekend. Around 43 couples at a government-sponsored mass wedding were among the first ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2018

NY’s Met to sublease modern art annex in surprise move

New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art made a surprise announcement Friday it would reboot stalled renovations of its modern and contemporary wing, and temporarily turn over the building housing the works to the nearby Frick Collection. In 2014, the Met had announced it would rebuild its southwest wing that runs along Fifth Avenue at an estimated cost of $600 million (around P32.4 billion) --- but its deteriorating financial situation forced the museum to rein in its plans. Despite pulling in record crowds, the storied institution --- one of the world's largest art museums withcollections spanning the globe from antiquity onward --- was forced to cut costs by curbing hiring, ann...Keep on reading: NY’s Met to sublease modern art annex in surprise move.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2018

14-ton wedding cake shared by Baguio residents

  BAGUIO CITY --- A 14-ton, 24-foot high wedding cake, touted as the largest yet was shared by hundreds of city residents at a mall on Saturday as part of this year's Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Week, an annual showcase of skills and food trends in the summer capital. The four-tiered cake, baked with chocolate, vanilla, banana, and carrot flavors, was unveiled alongside a mass wedding for 43 couples which Baguio Mayor Mauricio Domogan officiated. The event, organized by the Hotel and Restaurant Association of Baguio (HRAB), was held a week after the mountain city was slammed by Typhoon "Ompong" on Sept. 15. The cake cost P800,000 and took chefs and bakers five days...Keep on reading: 14-ton wedding cake shared by Baguio residents.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2018