Robinsons Retail to acquire Ministop PH

GOKONGWEI-LED Robinsons Retail Holdings Inc. (RRHI) on Monday said it will fully own convenience store chain Ministop Philippines next month. In a dis…

Fuel discount set for farmers, fishers

“The fuel discount will definitely help reduce the production and transport costs of major farm and fishery products, and subsequently temper their r…

Vessel monitoring system remains mandatory

This, as Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) issued a clarification yesterday after news reports citing statements made by a DA BFAR o…

BCDA to build facilities for Army

In a statement on Monday, the BCDA said a five-story office building — to be equipped with a helipad, roof deck, lower ground parking and a bridge c…

E-payment transactions up in December

ELECTRONIC payment transactions coursed through the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’ clearing house recorded a double-digit growth in December last year….

LandBank onboards 7M unbanked Filipinos

STATE-RUN Land Bank of the Philippines (LandBank) said it has onboarded 7.2 million unbanked Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) registrants as…

PSEi opens week in the red

THE Philippine bourse returned to the negative territory on Monday as investors await the upcoming economic data releases this week.” Limlingan said …

DTI bats for RCEP ratification

DEPARTMENT of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez reiterated his call for the immediate Senate concurrence of the Regional Comprehensive Ec…

BSP probe of BDO hacking out next week

He added that the “BSP continues to aggressively coordinate with law enforcement agencies to arrest and prosecute scammers and with the relevant gov…

Bread prices to go up starting Feb. 1

After holding off price hikes on Pinoy Tasty and Pinoy Pandesal last year, bakers are raising prices by as much as P3 per loaf and P1.50 for the pande…