Manila FAME April 2018 Posts P386M in Sales

The Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions reported P385.6 million in total sales for the recently concluded Manila FAME show, the country’s premier lifestyle and design event, held last April 19-21 at the World Trade Center Metro Manila. Export deals were valued at P326.8 million with local sales at P58.7 million across Manila FAME […].....»»

Category: newsSource: metrocebu metrocebuMay 16th, 2018

URC net income slides further in Q1 2018

MANILA, Philippines – Gokongwei-led food manufacturer Universal Robina Corporation (URC)  saw its recent slide in net income continue in the 1st quarter of 2018, as a weak peso and inflation took a toll on domestic sales. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) on Monday, April 30, URC reported ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 30th, 2018

Goldberg leads WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2018 inductees

MANILA, Philippines – Who's next? They are. The newest batch of professional wrestling icons were inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in a ceremony on Friday, April 6 (Saturday, April 7 in the Philippines). The class of 2018 is led by Goldberg, a powerhouse who took the wrestling world by ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 7th, 2018

The Script gears up for 4th PH visit

  The Script, the Irish band known for its anthemic heartbreak songs that fuse pop-rock and rap, will hold a concert on April 14, 2018 at the SM Mall of Asia Arena, according to local promoter Midas Promotions. The coming show---the group's fourth in Manila---is part of it's "Freedom Child" world tour, which was launched in support of its fifth studio album of the same title (call 4702222). Led by singer and former "The Voice UK" coach Danny O'Donoghue, The Script is behind such hits as "The Man Who Can't Be Moved," "Breakeven," "Hall of Fame" and "Superheroes," and has sold over 29 million albums worldwide.---ALLAN POLICARPIO...Keep on reading: The Script gears up for 4th PH visit.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 3rd, 2017

Lady Volcanoes all set for Asia Trophy Series

    MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine women’s rugby team targets a solid run as it competes in the 2018 Asia Trophy Series in Brunei on October 20 and 21.  Rassiel Sales and Sylvia Tudoc of the Santos Knight Frank Mavericks – both selected after impressive performances in the local competitions – banner the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 19th, 2018

Duterte ought to do a Boracay in Manila Bay

The famous Isle of Boracay was closed on April 26, 2018 and it gave Pres. Rodrigo “Digong” Duterte great proof that he had the political will to effect change in this country when it is needed! Boracay is set to reopen on Oct. 26 and we hope that what needed to be fixed in Boracay would be fixed by now......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 17th, 2018

Shop local fashion and furniture all under one roof this weekend

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Manila FAME (@manilafame) on Sep 10, 2018 at 11:59pm PDT We're always trying our best to support local in every way we can. There are so many brands out there in different categories that it can be hard to keep track. From fashion to furniture, there's one place where you can catch all that. If you're not familiar with Manila FAME, here's the lowdown. It is a design and lifestyle event that supports local companies by giving them a platform to showcase their products to their country and to international buyers as well. Last week, I got a glimpse of...Keep on reading: Shop local fashion and furniture all under one roof this weekend.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 17th, 2018

Sandiganbayan upholds guilty verdict vs retired army general

MANILA, Philippines – The Sandiganbayan affirmed the guilty verdict given to retired army general Jose Ramiscal Jr in relation to corruption. The anti-graft court's 7th Division junked Ramiscal's motion for reconsideration which sought to reverse the April 2018 decision which sentenced him to a total of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 14th, 2018

P50M in sales seen from agri-trade, tourism fair

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in the Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon and Palawan (Mimaropa) region is eyeing to secure P50 million in sales in the fourth edition of the Naturally Agri-Trade and Tourism Fair slated on October 17-21, 2018 at the Megatrade Halls 1 and 2 of SM Megamall in Mandaluyong City. The trade [...] The post P50M in sales seen from agri-trade, tourism fair appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

How to be a marketer in an experience economy

MANILA, Philippines – 2018 is the year we clearly saw the power of data. From a buzzword, data became a word spoken in conversations after the scandal at Cambridge Analytica broke out in April. The communications firm was accused of using Facebook users’ private information to help ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 9th, 2018

102 examinees pass the Respiratory Therapy Licensure exams

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 846 out of 2,145 passed the Midwife Licensure Examination given by the Board of Pharmacy in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Pagadian, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga this April 2018.   RANK NAME SCHOOL  RATING (%)   1 DENNIS MICHAEL ESTEBAN  ZEQUERRA [...] The post 102 examinees pass the Respiratory Therapy Licensure exams appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

Express service key to customer loyalty

Filipino car owners have become more time-sensitive and offering express maintenance services has boosted customer satisfaction and loyalty amid declining vehicle sales, marketing information services firm J.D. Power said. Results of the 2018 Philippines Customer Service Index (CSI) study showed that more customers had been offered express service year on year, to 55 percent from [...] The post Express service key to customer loyalty appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsAug 30th, 2018

DMCI Power posts record sales in first half of 2018

DMCI Power Corp., the power arm of engineering conglomerate DMCI Holdings, posted record sales in the first semester on the back of strong electricity demand in the provinces of Palawan, Mindoro, and Masbate......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2018

Foreign investments soar 142.9% in May 2018

MANILA, Philippines– Investor confidence in the Philippine economy remained strong as foreign investments more than doubled in May. The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported foreign direct investments (FDI) net inflows soared 142.9% to $1.6 billion from $677 million recorded in 2017. The figure is also higher than April which hit ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

Adidas scores World Cup victory: Net profits double to $459M from April to June

Germany sporting goods firm Adidas on Thursday said the World Cup in Russia and strong e-commerce sales lifted net profit in the second quarter, keeping the company on track to meet its 2018 goals......»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

Budget dept approves creation of 1,310 special education teaching posts

THE Department of Budget and Management (DBM) approved the creation of over a thousand positions for special education (SPED) teachers. “Last August 3, 2018, the DBM approved the creation of 1,310 positions for SPED Teacher I, with Salary Grade 14, or a total annual compensation of P455,839,” the agency said in a statement on Monday. The [...] The post Budget dept approves creation of 1,310 special education teaching posts appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 6th, 2018

JOBS JOBS JOBS: Construction Sector Posts 4M Jobs

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) reported a year-on-year increase of 468,000 jobs generated in the construction sector based on a Labor Force Survey conducted by the Philippine Statistics Authority in April 2018. DOLE Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III said, “We are elated with the strong performance of the construction sector. In April 2018, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2018

Emperador posts higher profit, revenues in first half

Emperador, Inc. grew its attributable profit by 18% during the first six months of 2018, as higher sales in Asia and North America offset the softer performance in the domestic market. In a statement issued Thursday, the listed firm said net income attributable to the parent reached P3.2 billion for the first semester of the […].....»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2018

180414-N-TV230-1019 – Manila Picture

180414-N-TV230-1019 MANILA, Republic of the Philippines (April 14, 2018) Aviation Ordnanceman 3rd Class Olantunde Lamidi, left, and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Marcus Billinger man a .50-caliber machine gun on the fantail of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) off the coast of Manila, Republic of the Philippines after a scheduled port visit. Theodore Roosevelt… link: 180414-N-TV230-1019 – Manila Picture.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 1st, 2018

Samsung Electronics posts $9.9-B Q2 net profit, down 0.1%

SEOUL, South Korea – Samsung Electronics on Tuesday, July 31, reported a 0.1% dip in its second quarter net profit from a year earlier, blaming slower global sales of premium smartphones that dented demand for its flagship Galaxy device. Net profit for the April to June period came ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 31st, 2018

Meralco posts 14% rise in 2018 first half profit

Power distribution giant Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) reported a 14 percent jump in first half profit to P11.97 billion, largely due to the continued increase in energy volume sold and customer count......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 30th, 2018