Faster PHL growth likely if Marcos addresses gaps in agri, good governance

The sunset is seen behind the Binondo-Intramuros Bridge in Manila, Feb. 5. — PHILIPPINE STAR/ MIGUEL DE GUZMAN THE PHILIPPINE ECONOMY could grow by as much as 8-10% if the government can address the gaps in agriculture, investment, and good governance, according to economists. “If President Ferdinand R. Marcos, Jr. meets these three challenges, we […]

Faster PHL growth likely if Marcos addresses gaps in agri, good governance

The sunset is seen behind the Binondo-Intramuros Bridge in Manila, Feb. 5. — PHILIPPINE STAR/ MIGUEL DE GUZMAN THE PHILIPPINE ECONOMY could grow by as much as 8-10% if the government can address the gaps in agriculture, investment, and good governance, according to economists. “If President Ferdinand R. Marcos, Jr. meets these three challenges, we […]

Filipinos crunched by rates, spike in cost of living

Shoppers head to Divisoria, Manila, Dec. 26, 2022. — PHILIPPINE STAR/WALTER BOLLOZOS By Keisha B. Ta-asan, Reporter GLORIA L. JAPON, a 48-year-old public school teacher from Cavite south of the Philippine capital, admits struggling to pay her housing loan in the face of spiraling prices. Her household costs have increased as her four children in […]

Filipinos crunched by rates, spike in cost of living

Shoppers head to Divisoria, Manila, Dec. 26, 2022. — PHILIPPINE STAR/WALTER BOLLOZOS By Keisha B. Ta-asan, Reporter GLORIA L. JAPON, a 48-year-old public school teacher from Cavite south of the Philippine capital, admits struggling to pay her housing loan in the face of spiraling prices. Her household costs have increased as her four children in […]

Globe agrees to lease telco towers to Thai group

GLOBE Telecom, Inc. has signed an agreement to lease telecommunications towers in Southern Luzon to a unit of Thailand-based Sky Tower Plc. to monetize its assets. Globe’s lease partnership signed on Feb. 6 with the Thai firm will be through the latter’s Philippine subsidiary, Skytowers Infra, Inc. No amount was disclosed for the leased towers. […]

Globe agrees to lease telco towers to Thai group

GLOBE Telecom, Inc. has signed an agreement to lease telecommunications towers in Southern Luzon to a unit of Thailand-based Sky Tower Plc. to monetize its assets. Globe’s lease partnership signed on Feb. 6 with the Thai firm will be through the latter’s Philippine subsidiary, Skytowers Infra, Inc. No amount was disclosed for the leased towers. […]

A Brown unit secures P400-M funding for E-beam facility

A UNIT of listed holding firm A Brown Co., Inc. has secured a P400-million funding for the construction of a commercial electron beam or E-beam facility and cold storage in Rizal province. In a press release on Monday, A Brown said its subsidiary, Irradiation Solutions, Inc., will use the financing facility from China Banking Corp. […]

A Brown unit secures P400-M funding for E-beam facility

A UNIT of listed holding firm A Brown Co., Inc. has secured a P400-million funding for the construction of a commercial electron beam or E-beam facility and cold storage in Rizal province. In a press release on Monday, A Brown said its subsidiary, Irradiation Solutions, Inc., will use the financing facility from China Banking Corp. […]