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SM to open 3rd mall in Batangas on December 15

MANILA, Philippines – SM Prime Holdings Incorporated, the property development arm of Henry Sy's SM Group, is set to open its 3rd mall in Batangas on Friday, December 15. Called SM Center Lemery, the 3-storey mall will add 25,000 square meters to SM Prime's total gross floor area and already ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsDec 14th, 2017Related News

LOOK: Rachel Peters goes to her ‘happy place’ by the beach

Bb. Pilipinas-Universe Rachel Peters has come home to relax in her "happy place" next to the sea, along with friends from the Miss Universe 2017 pageant. Her Instagram page shows where she's been. She has also shared some of the things she's seen while on vacation. The top ten Miss Universe placer even met a new friend and named him "Henry". Here's Peters with her girlfriends Ms. USA Kra McCullough, Ms. Malaysia Samantha Katie James and Ms. Canada Lauren Howe at Siargao Island. Even when the sun hides from them at the beach, Rachel is able to make it a happy problem with one solution: "When it rains, we take a hundred photos." JB RELATED STORIES: LOO...Keep on reading: LOOK: Rachel Peters goes to her ‘happy place’ by the beach.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Dec 12th, 2017Related News

BDO, World Bank tie up for $150-million green bonds

MANILA, Philippines – Henry Sy-led BDO Unibank Incorporated became the country's first commercial bank to issue green bonds aimed at addressing climate change. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange on Friday, December 8, BDO said it is issuing $150 million in green bonds to expand financing for ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsDec 10th, 2017Related News

Frustrated murder suspect falls after 10 years in hiding

ROXAS CITY, Capiz – Police arrested on Dec. 7, 2017 a farmer from Tapaz, Capiz long wanted for the crime of frustrated murder. Cops spotted Henry Fernandez, 53, of Brgy. Acuña, Tapaz while walking at the public market of Tapaz. The warrant for his arrest was issued by Regional Trial Court Branch 20 Judge Ignacio […] The post Frustrated murder suspect falls after 10 years in hiding appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsDec 8th, 2017Related News

Rappler Talk: Henry De Sio, Jr on The Changemaker Effect in society

Bookmark to watch the interview with Henry de Sio Jr live on Rappler at 10:30 AM MANILA, Philippines – Rappler talks to Henry De Sio Jr., Global Chair for Framework Change of Ashoka, the first and largest organization of social innovators in the world. De Sio served as the Chief Operating Officer of ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsNov 30th, 2017Related News

SM Prime bets on Bulacan growth with mall, condo

By Arra B. Francia, Reporter SM PRIME Holdings, Inc. is taking advantage of the booming population in Bulacan with the opening of a new shopping mall and the development of a mid-rise condominium project. In a statement issued on Wednesday, the holding firm for country’s richest man Henry Sy, Sr.’s property investments said it is slated […] The post SM Prime bets on Bulacan growth with mall, condo appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: NewsNov 29th, 2017Related News

Sereno impeachment: Summary of the Chief Justice s earnings, expenses

MANILA, Philippines – Did Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno misdeclare her earnings in her Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth (SALN)? That is the "strongest" accusation against Sereno, said Misamis Occidental 2nd District Representative Henry Oaminal in the previous impeachment hearing held last November 22. The ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsNov 26th, 2017Related News

Hot Stuff: Former Miss Earth Paula Henry Just Had Her Bachelorette Bash At A Pole Studio!

Where did the beauty queen and her clique of beauties go? Polecats Manila, of course!.....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: LifestyleNov 24th, 2017Related News

Historic challenges of going federal

By May Zuleika Salao and Michael Henry Ll. Yusingco APOLINARIO MABINI believed that federalism, “besides being the most perfect among the republican forms, is best suited to the topography of our country.” Clearly, this is an endorsement of federalization that must not to be ignored. However, a caveat not be ignored as well was raised […] The post Historic challenges of going federal appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: NewsNov 22nd, 2017Related News

Solon urges banks to help expedite OFW remittances

Leyte Rep. Henry Ong is urging banking and remittance institutions to make it easier for Overseas Filipino Workers, especially from Middle East and Australia to remit their earnings after some bank service facilities shut down their money service business abroad. #BeFullyInformed Solon urges banks to help expedite OFW remittances Leyte Rep. Henry Ong is urging… link: Solon urges banks to help expedite OFW remittances.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Nov 16th, 2017Related News

Sy, Zobel families among Asia’s richest

By Victor V. Saulon, Sub-Editor THE family of Henry Sy, Sr., the Philippines’ richest man, jumped to ninth place in the Forbes 2017 list of Asia’s Richest Families, the publication’s annual ranking of dynasties in the region that is once again dominated by India. With a net worth of $20.1 billion, the wealth created by […] The post Sy, Zobel families among Asia’s richest appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: FinanceNov 16th, 2017Related News

Philippines’ Sy, Zobel families among richest families in Asia

The Sy and Zobel clans in the Philippines are amongst the 50 richest families in Asia. According to Forbes Magazine, the family of Henry Sy placed 9th in the list.The post Philippines’ Sy, Zobel families among richest families in Asia appeared first on DZRH News......»»

Source: Dzrhnews DzrhnewsCategory: Nov 15th, 2017Related News

Jedinak stars as Australia qualifies for 2018 World Cup

JOHN PYE, AP Sports Writer SYDNEY (AP) — Mile Jedinak didn't miss when it counted, propelling Australia into next year's World Cup with three goals in Wednesday's 3-1 intercontinental playoff victory over Honduras. The Australia captain was in doubt for the series with a groin injury that had forced him to miss end of the Asian qualifying campaign, when his team narrowly missed out on direct entry to the tournament in Russia. But Jedinak played a full game in the 0-0 draw in San Pedro Sula last Friday and, aided by the state-of-the-art rehabilitation program on Australia's charter flight home, took the free kick that broke the scoring drought in the 54th minute at Sydney's Olympic stadium. His free kick curled to the left of the wall and deflected sharply in off defender Henry Figueroa, bringing the parochial 77,060-strong crowd at Sydney's Olympic stadium to life. He converted from the spot in the 72nd after referee Nestor Pitana penalized Bryan Acosta for a hand ball and again calmly slotted home another penalty after Robbie Kruse was dragged down in the area in the 85th to ensure Australia qualified for its fourth consecutive World Cup. "I'll take them all," Jedinak said. "It wouldn't have mattered who scored. I'm happy to chip in." Honduras scored a consolation goal deep in injury time in a scramble in front of goal with Alberth Elis and Maynor Figueroa both swiping at the ball from close range. The result meant Asia got a full quota of five teams into the World Cup in Russia, with 31 of the 32 places decided. Peru was hosting New Zealand for the last spot later Wednesday. Under-fire coach Ange Postecoglou said he was delighted for his team, and declined to comment on his future with the Socceroos amid speculation that he may not stay on for the World Cup. "They got what they deserved — it wasn't by luck or by chance," Postecoglou said. "They believed in something that we started, and right to the end they displayed the kind of resilience and belief that has made me proud all the way along. They did it their way, and got great rewards for it." While the Australians invested heavily in the charter flight to get home Sunday after the first leg, the Honduras squad took a commercial flight and arrived a day later. But with veteran skipper Maynor Figueroa returning, and with Elis adding pace on the flank, Honduras lifted its tempo in the first half and frustrated the Australian attack. Honduras coach Jorge Luis Pinto said the Australians clearly worked to neutralize Elis out wide, and the momentum shift was too great after the opening goal. "Australia were very strong and aggressive and put pressure on us. In the first half the game was more balanced — in the second half, the (first) goal took a toll," Pinto said. "The second goal, there was contact with the player's hand, but it wasn't intentional." Honduras earned a playoff spot with a 3-2 win over Mexico on a hectic last day of qualifying in North and Central America and the Caribbean, securing fourth spot and ensuring the U.S. missed out. Australia advanced after beating Syria for fifth place in Asian qualifying, with veteran Tim Cahill scoring twice in Sydney, and setting up the intercontinental playoff. Cahill was involved when Australia edged Uruguay on penalties in a playoff in 2005 to qualify for the following year's World Cup in Germany. He was also there when the Australians qualified directly from Asia for 2010 and 2014. There is a good chance he'll be in Russia, too, even after he has turned 38. The final word went to the jubilant Jedinak, a veteran midfielder who plays for Aston Villa in England. "We got the job done and that's all that matters — it's going to be a big 2018," he said......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsNov 15th, 2017Related News

Sy, Zobel still in, Aboitiz out of Forbes list of Asia s richest families

MANILA, Philippines – The Sy and Zobel de Ayala clans of the Philippines remained on Forbes magazine's list of 50 richest families in Asia, while the Aboitizes are out.  The family of Henry Sy – who has been topping  Forbes' Philippines rich list  for a decade now – jumped 11 notches in 2017, becoming the 9th ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsNov 15th, 2017Related News

Star Awards for TV, gabi ng saya at lungkot

Gabi ng saya at lungkot ang katatapos lamang na Gabi Ng Parangal ng PMPC (Philippine Movie Press Club) 31st Star Awards For Television na ginanap last Sunday, Nov. 12 sa Henry Lee Irwin Theater sa Ateneo de Manila University. Lungkot dahil sariwa pa sa alaala ng marami sa mga artistang….....»»

Source: Journal JournalCategory: NewsNov 13th, 2017Related News

SMIC net income up 8% to P23.8 billion

THE EXPANSION of country’s richest man Henry Sy, Sr.’s shopping mall empire alongside strong sales of residential properties drove SM Investments Corp. (SMIC)’s consolidated profit 8% higher in the first nine months of 2017. SMIC reported on Wednesday a consolidated net income of P23.8 billion in the January to September period, getting a boost from […] The post SMIC net income up 8% to P23.8 billion appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: FinanceNov 9th, 2017Related News

SM Investments income up on strong core businesses

MANILA, Philippines – SM Investments Corporation (SMIC) , the conglomerate of Henry Sy Sr, saw its net income increase by 8% to P23.8 billion in the 1st 9 months of the year, due to the strong performance of its core businesses. SMIC told the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) on Wednesday, November 8, ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsNov 8th, 2017Related News

Irving, Celtics hold off Hawks in closing minutes

By George Henry, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored 35 points, Jayson Tatum added 21 and the Boston Celtics held off the Atlanta Hawks 110-107 Monday night (Tuesday, PHL time) for their ninth straight victory. Irving’s triple from the right wing put the Celtics up 104-103 — the game’s 25th lead change — with 1:37 remaining, and Boston led the rest of the way. Dennis Schroder had 23 points for the rebuilding Hawks, who dropped to 2-9 a night after a surprising two-point win at Cleveland. Boston improved to 9-2, best in the NBA, and has its longest winning streak in seven years. Al Horford had 15 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists in his best game against the Hawks. Horford spent his first nine seasons in Atlanta before leaving as a free agent ahead of last season and had totals of 20 points and 17 rebounds in three games against the Hawks. Irving had his first 30-point game as a Celtic on a night packed with highlights. He dribbled between his legs and behind his back before hitting a floater off the glass from the left baseline to put Boston up 46-44. He had two impressive assists late in the third with long, one-handed passes that led to 3s by Marcus Smart and Tatum, the latter giving Boston a 72-71 lead. And Irving fed Horford for a dunk that was part of a 13-0 run that put the Celtics up by six. Boston coach Brad Stevens wasn’t pleased with the ball movement or defense early in the third, storming the floor to call timeout after Atlanta’s Luke Babbit hit a triple to put the Hawks up 57-54. Irving took charge, either scoring or assisting on 16 straight points. The Celtics gradually pulled away, taking a 10-point lead early in the fourth on Semi Ojeleye’s triple. RAINING DOWN Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer joked before the game that he regretted having his assistants work with the 6'10" Horford a couple of years ago to develop a strong presence beyond the perimeter. Horford entered the game shooting nearly 52 percent on 33 attempts from the arc. “I think there was just a real push from us and a credit to him that he could do it,” Budenholzer said. “It’s part of the way the game is, and his passing just opens up the court even more for him to drive and attack. He’s such a good player, such a smart player.” TIP-INS Celtics: Irving has scored more points — 245 — than any player in his first 11 games with Boston. ... With Marcus Morris getting the night off to rest his sore left knee, Aron Baynes started at center and finished with just two points and three rebounds in 15 minutes. Hawks: Malcolm Delaney returned after missing two games with a sprained right ankle and had 13 points. Marco Belinelli scored 19 despite a sore left Achilles. UP NEXT Celtics: Host the Lakers on Wednesday night (Thursday, PHL time). Hawks: Off until they visit Detroit on Friday night (Saturday, PHL time)......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsNov 7th, 2017Related News

UST coach Sablan: It takes at least three years to rebuild

Since UST Growling Tigers head coach Boy Sablan took the helm in June 2016, he was aware of the monumental task of taking a squad depleted of star players to victories in the UAAP. Thus far, he has only registered three victories against 24 losses. With a rag-tag squad of players, the Growling Tigers are facing history as the first team to finish a season undefeated, only to go winless later.  Not given the luck of having star players in his squad, Sablan said that the team is still in a state of rebuild after the departure of star players Kevin Ferrer, Karim Abdul, and Ed Daquioag. “Sabi ng isang kataas-taasang pari sa amin, rebuilding process, it takes three years, at least. Noong nag-assume ako last year, noong June, tapon, kasi wala akong time,” Sablan said after the game. In his second season with the team, with much more preparation, the UST tactician added that the players are more experienced, in terms of maturity and exposure.  "Sabi nga ng [UST Alumni Association President], si Mr. Henry Tenedero, sabi niya, there is winning in losing. Ang interpretation sa sarili ko panalo ako sa mga players na ito, dahil wala naman sila a few years back." In the second-to-the-last game of the season, where the Tigers came close against the immaculate Ateneo Blue Eagles, Sablan pointed out the strides of improvement the players have made, with the help of his coaching.  The former Glowing Goldie also said that the team, which will be mostly intact next season, will only get better. “Ang interpretation sa sarili ko panalo ako sa mga players na ito, dahil wala naman sila a few years back. Yung development nila, maganda, siguro yun ang nagawa kong maganda. Panalo ako sa kanila.” --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @philipptionary......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsNov 4th, 2017Related News

ARMM extends food aid to Marawi residents

COTABATO CITY: The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), through its Humanitarian Emergency Response Team (HEART), has distributed some 2,000 food packs to returning internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Marawi City who evacuated to safer areas when the Marawi siege broke out on May 23. Myrna Jo Henry, speaking for the ARMM’s HEART, on Monday… link: ARMM extends food aid to Marawi residents.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Nov 2nd, 2017Related News