More manufacturing firms to locate in Phl

MANILA, Philippines - More manufacturing companies, particularly in the automotive sector, are relocating some of their Chinese operations back to the Philip.....»»

Category: financeSource: philstar philstarMar 26th, 2017

French choco, cheese firms eye Clark investment

Two French companies are putting up food manufacturing facilities in Clark, Pampanga which are expected to generate nearly 1,000 jobs, the Clark Development Corp. (CDC) said......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 4th, 2018

DOF makes investment pitch to Mexico firms

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Finance (DOF) has invited Mexico-based technology and manufacturing firms to invest in the country and possibly make.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2018

Bulacan PNP traces extent of counterfeit operations

    GUIGUINTO, BULACAN---The Bulacan police started conducting mopping-up operations at the warehouse in Bulacan that was raided by the joint elements of the police and local government unit for allegedly manufacturing counterfeit cigarette products.   The police also started tracing the extent of the operation of the syndicate and apparently hoping to locate the supplier behind the illegal operations.   This development came after the municipal government ordered the shutdown of a warehouse compound, which was also caught storing fake cosmetic products last year.   A government teamon Thursday(Feb. 8) raided the property of Edward Wan...Keep on reading: Bulacan PNP traces extent of counterfeit operations.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2018

Peza: Backlog in development projects amid slow Malacañang approval process

The year has passed but more than P72 billion worth of investments to develop new economic zones still could not begin construction, a delay caused by the slow approval process inMalacaang.   As of December29, there are 42 development projects that were still languishing in Malacaang's backlog, five of which were projects to put up manufacturing zones during the Aquino administration, according to thePhilippine Economic Zone Authority (Peza).   Without a presidential proclamation, a project to develop an economic zone is put on hold. This also delays the investments of Peza-registered companies that are supposed to locate in that particular ecozone.   Of ...Keep on reading: Peza: Backlog in development projects amid slow Malacañang approval process.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 3rd, 2018

Office take-up boosted by gaming firms

Office take-up by the online gaming industry will remain robust in 2018 and demand will likely lead to firms choosing to locate in other parts of Metro Manila, a property brokerage services firm said. In a briefing earlier this month, Leechiu Property Consultants President David Leechiu said that online gaming firms had accounted for 32 [...] The post Office take-up boosted by gaming firms appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 26th, 2017

DTI: Chinese firms eyeing PH ventures

Two Chinese companies have offered to invest some $4.5 billion in the country, the Trade department said. The firms were identified as Huili Investment Fund Management Co., Ltd. and Yi Ding Tai International Corporation, which plan to invest in iron and steel manufacturing and shipbuilding. “This is one of several investment proposals we have received [...] The post DTI: Chinese firms eyeing PH ventures appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2017

US firms mull expansion, relocation of manufacturing to Philippines

MANILA, Philippines — Several US-based companies are looking to relocate and expand their manufacturing facilities in the country as the trade department con.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 18th, 2017

PEZA agrees to compromise on hosting online gambling

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Economic Zone Authority is not closing its doors completely to online gambling firms wanting to locate in PEZA-accredite.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 12th, 2017

Tax perks set for firms going green

MANILA, Philippines - The Board of Investments (BOI) plans to hand out financial incentives to manufacturing companies that will promote energy efficiency an.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 11th, 2017

Factory output grows at slower pace in January

MANILA, Philippines -  Domestic manufacturing grew at a slower pace in January as firms remained cautious on rising prices of oil and raw materials as well a.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 10th, 2017

BOI strengthens support for SMEs growth, approves investment projects of small firms

&'160; The Philippine Board of Investments (BOI) is further strengthening its support for the growth and development of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) as it recently approved the application for registration of investment projects of small enterprises—Sooraj Garments Manufacturing Inc. and Hardware Labs Performance Systems Inc. The mentioned projects were the first two SME investment [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  boholnewsdailyRelated NewsJan 12th, 2017

Factory output further slows in Dec

MANILA, Philippines – Manufacturing output further slowed in December as rising output backlog and input costs prevented firms from fulfilling new orders, ac.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 2nd, 2017

Workers’ group warns of unsafe firecrackers

MANILA, Philippines – With the closure of firecracker manufacturing firms in Bulacan, a workers’ group yesterday warned of the possible proliferation of unsa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 27th, 2016

SP HIGHLIGHTS: Industrial Economic Zone

World-class and self-reliant cities across the country and the world have at least one or two manufacturing firms to boost their economy and provide employment opportunities to thousands of their constituents. Compared to other industries, manufacturing p.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolmailRelated NewsOct 13th, 2016

Oil, gas exploration firms seek retention of perks

The Petroleum Association of the Philippines (PAP) yesterday called for the retention of incentives for their sector, saying this was needed especially in light of the looming depletion of the Mala.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated News1 hr. 16 min. ago

BDO Unibank, Bank of Fukuoka tie up to assist Japanese firms in PH

The country's leading lender BDO Unibank has teamed up with Japan's third largest regional bank, Bank of Fukuoka Ltd. (BoF), to serve Japanese firms doing business in the Philippines. BDO.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated News13 hr. 50 min. ago

LTO: 1st batch of vehicle plates from new facility to be released July

The Land Transportation Office (LTO) on Tuesday said it will release in July the first batch of motor vehicle license plates produced by the agency’s plate-manufacturing facility that was inaugurated in April. Source link link: LTO: 1st batch of vehicle plates from new facility to be released July.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

DoubleDragon breaks ground on second Iloilo industrial hub

DoubleDragon Properties Corp. on Tuesday said it has started construction for its second industrial leasing hub in Iloilo. The listed property developer’s unit, CentralHub Industrial Centers, Inc., broke ground for the 3.9-hectare property in Iloilo yesterday. The site will house modern, standardized, multi-use warehouses for commissaries, cold storage, light manufacturing, and logistics distribution centers. This […] The post DoubleDragon breaks ground on second Iloilo industrial hub appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

Toyota’s $1-billion investment in Grab credit positive for both – Moody s

The $1-billion investment of automotive giant Toyota Motor Corp. in ride-hailing service provider Grab Holdings Inc. is credit positive for both firms, Moody’s Investors Service said.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

PSE, other Asian markets tumble amid U.S.-China trade war fears

HONG KONG – Fresh fears of a trade war between the world's top two economies sent most Asian markets tumbling on Monday, June 18, after the United States and China imposed tit-for-tat tariffs on billions of dollars of imports. Energy firms were among the biggest losers ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 18th, 2018