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Philippines , Saturday 21 April 2018

Financial News Philippines: BDO net income up 1.2% to P5.9 B in Q1 2018 - Rappler

News channel or source: https://www.rappler.com/business/200690-bdo-q1-2018-financial-results
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

RapplerBDO net income up 1.2% to P5.9 B in Q1 2018RapplerFile Photo from Wikipedia. MANILA, Philippines – Sy family-led BDO Unibank Incorporated (BDO) saw its Q1 bottom line remain steady as it projects 10% growth this year. In a statement following its annual s...

Financial News Philippines: MiDA Selects Philippines Electricity Company To Manage ECG - Peace FM Online

News channel or source: http://www.peacefmonline.com/pages/local/news/201804/350048.php
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Peace FM OnlineMiDA Selects Philippines Electricity Company To Manage ECGPeace FM OnlineThe Millennium Development Authority (MiDA) has selected Meralco Consortium to manage the Electricity Company of Ghana [ECG] under the power compact two agreement. Meralco Cons...

Financial News Philippines: BPI invests more to expand online, mobile banking - Manila Bulletin

News channel or source: https://business.mb.com.ph/2018/04/20/bpi-invests-more-to-expand-online-mobile-banking/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Manila BulletinBPI invests more to expand online, mobile bankingManila BulletinThe Ayala-led Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) will spend P5 billion more to expand its digitalization of financial services, increase client access to online and mobile banking, an...

Financial News Philippines: Reforms, solid macro conditions to ease risk of overheating – NEDA - Philippine Star

News channel or source: https://www.philstar.com/business/2018/04/21/1807820/reforms-solid-macro-conditions-ease-risk-overheating-neda
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Philippine StarReforms, solid macro conditions to ease risk of overheating – NEDAPhilippine StarIt, however, said the Philippine economy is at risk of overheating. “There are several domestic risks facing the Philippines, including increasing inflation and an ...

Financial News Philippines: LPL Financial LLC Has $789000 Stake in Ishares Msci Philippines Etf (EPHE) - The Ledger Gazette

News channel or source: https://ledgergazette.com/2018/04/21/lpl-financial-llc-sells-737-shares-of-ishares-msci-philippines-etf-ephe.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

The Ledger GazetteLPL Financial LLC Has $789000 Stake in Ishares Msci Philippines Etf (EPHE)The Ledger GazetteLPL Financial LLC lessened its stake in shares of Ishares Msci Philippines Etf (BMV:EPHE) by 3.5% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent fil...

Financial News Philippines: Government has final approval for Meralco to manage ECG - GhanaWeb

News channel or source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/business/Government-has-final-approval-for-Meralco-to-manage-ECG-645109
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

GhanaWebGovernment has final approval for Meralco to manage ECGGhanaWebThis came to light after, MiDa said in a statement on Thursday, April 19 stated that Meralco Consortium is known to have the highest combined technical and financial score, to turn the fortunes...

Financial News Philippines: National Bank Financial Brokers Reduce Earnings Estimates for B2Gold (BTO) - Macon Daily

News channel or source: https://macondaily.com/2018/04/21/national-bank-financial-research-analysts-lower-earnings-estimates-for-b2gold-bto-updated.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Macon DailyNational Bank Financial Brokers Reduce Earnings Estimates for B2Gold (BTO)Macon DailyThe company's production properties include the La Libertad mine with an exploitation concession covering an area of 10,950 hectares and the El Limon mine covering ...

Financial News Philippines: Divorced in the UAE but not in the Philippines - gulfnews.com

News channel or source: https://gulfnews.com/news/uae/society/divorced-in-the-uae-but-not-in-the-philippines-1.2208778
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

gulfnews.comDivorced in the UAE but not in the Philippinesgulfnews.comFor Jun, married to his first wife for 12 years, though his divorce was finalised by the Dubai Courts three years ago, they are technically still married in the Philippines. “Because the decis...

Financial News Philippines: Grab stops collecting P2 travel charge - Inquirer.net

News channel or source: https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/984083/grab-stops-collecting-p2-travel-charge
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Inquirer.netGrab stops collecting P2 travel chargeInquirer.netThree days after Uber's exit from the country's ride-hailing industry, the LTFRB accredited on Wednesday a Filipino-owned TNC. With the LTFRB's accreditation of Hype, app-based drivers as we...

Financial News Philippines: Tourism still a bright spot for PH - Inquirer.net

News channel or source: http://business.inquirer.net/249613/tourism-still-bright-spot-ph
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Inquirer.netTourism still a bright spot for PHInquirer.netDespite the pressing, controversial issues hounding the sector, local travel and tourism remained a bright spot for the Philippine economy and the real estate industry. In 2017, the travel and tourism secto...

Financial News Philippines: Cobalt and Nickel: Two Essential Elements for EVs - Streetwise Reports

News channel or source: https://www.streetwisereports.com/article/2018/04/20/cobalt-and-nickel-two-essential-elements-for-evs.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Streetwise ReportsCobalt and Nickel: Two Essential Elements for EVsStreetwise ReportsFor those of you who aren't familiar, the Philippines has been doing all sorts of things. There is a lot of talk about cracking down on its mining industry, and banning all so...

Financial News Philippines: Money Pacquiao set to launch virtual currency - The Standard

News channel or source: http://thestandard.com.ph/news/top-stories/263643/money-pacquiao-set-to-launch-virtual-currency-.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

The StandardMoney Pacquiao set to launch virtual currencyThe StandardPhilippine boxing icon Manny Pacquiao said Wednesday he would launch a cryptocurrency to connect with fans, but also backed the regulation of virtual currencies. Pacquiao, one of the world's ...

Financial News Philippines: Cayetano slams EU Parliament for 'crossing the red line' - UNTV News

News channel or source: https://www.untvweb.com/news/cayetano-slams-eu-parliament-for-crossing-the-red-line/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

UNTV NewsCayetano slams EU Parliament for 'crossing the red line'UNTV NewsMANILA, Philippines — Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano lambasted the European Union lawmakers for its “unwarranted and uncalled for actions” against the Philippine...

Financial News Philippines: Taiwan's Online Tourism Marketing Spends Public Money for Nothing - The News Lens International

News channel or source: https://international.thenewslens.com/article/94071
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

The News Lens InternationalTaiwan's Online Tourism Marketing Spends Public Money for NothingThe News Lens InternationalTricky Taipei. Tricky Taipei is a blog launched by Taipei-based travel and lifestyle writer Kathy Cheng to introduce Taiwanese design, food, ...

Financial News Philippines: Peso firms up slightly on dollar profit-taking - GMA News

News channel or source: http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/money/economy/650757/peso-firms-up-slightly-on-dollar-profit-taking/story/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

GMA NewsPeso firms up slightly on dollar profit-takingGMA NewsThe Philippine peso appreciated slightly against the dollar on Friday as investors cashed in on the greenback's gains. The local currency firmed up by 0.5 centavos to close at P52.09:$1 from 52.10 o...