Security Bank hailed for its corporate governance

SECURITY Bank was again recognized by the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) for its excellence in corporate governance, awarding the Bank with three golden arrows at a ceremony held in Sheraton Manila. The bank received the recognition after scoring 103.32 on the 2021 Asean Corporate Governance Scorecard (ACGS). A three-arrow recognition is given to publicly […]

Yeahka Limited (09923.HK) received high ESG ratings from both S&P Global ESG Scores and Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Indexes for its proactive implementation of ESG

HONG KONG, Feb 3, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – In 2022, Yeahka Limited (09923.HK) participated for the first time in the assessments for the S&P Global ESG Scores and Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Indexes, earning impressive scores of 48 and A- (54.02), respectively. Yeahka’s S&P Global ESG score is equal to Tencent’s and […]

Infocus International is Introducing a Brand New Virtual Course: Corporate & Virtual Power Purchase Agreement

Singapore, Jan 26, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – Infocus International Group, a global business intelligence provider of strategic information and professional services, has launched a brand-new virtual course – Corporate & Virtual Power Purchase Agreements and it will be commencing live on 14th February 2023. This interactive 5-session workshop will provide clear explanations […]

Eisai Listed as a Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporation for The Seventh Time Highest Ranked Global Pharmaceutical Company

TOKYO, Jan 19, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced that it has been listed in the 2023 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World (Global 100), a global ranking by Canada-based media and investment advisory company, Corporate Knights, Inc. This marks Eisai’s seventh inclusion on the list. Ranked 53rd, […]

Eisai Launches Renewed Sustainability Page

TOKYO, Jan 13, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced that it has renewed the Sustainability page of its corporate website and it is now accessible to the public. Sustainability Top The Eisai’s Corporate Concept is “to give first thought to patients and the people in the daily living domain, […]

MPIC recognized at Asian excellence awards

METRO PACIFIC Investments Corp. (MPIC) has been recognized at the 12th Asian Excellence Awards 2022 of Corporate Governance Asia for its work in corporate governance, investor relations, and corporate social responsibility. The firm received accolades, including Asia’s Best CEO (Investor Relations) for Manuel V. Pangilinan, Asia’s Best CFO (Investor Relations) for Chaye Cabal-Revilla, Best Investors […]

DENSO Receives IEEE Corporate Innovation Award for Developing and Spreading Use of QR Code

KARIYA, JAPAN, Dec 2, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – DENSO Corporation today announced it has received the IEEE Corporate Innovation Award from IEEE,(1) the largest international association for electrical and electronic engineering in the world, for developing the QR Code(2) and spreading its use globally. The IEEE Corporate Innovation Award, one of the […]

China Medical System (867.HK) S&P Global CSA Score Achieved Significant Improvement, Leading the Industry Globally

SHENZHEN, CHINA, Nov 18, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Recently, the S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment (S&P Global CSA) released the 2022 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) scores for China Medical System Holdings Limited (“CMS” or the “Group”). CMS achieved a significant improvement with a score of 53 in 2022 from 36 in […]

OECD profit-shifting rules seen reducing incentive for tax avoidance in PHL

By Diego Gabriel C. Robles RULES seeking to deter multinationals from shifting profits to low-tax jurisdictions are expected to benefit high-tax countries like the Philippines, by reducing the rewards for moving profits out of the reach of domestic tax authorities, a senior legislator said. The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) base erosion and profit […]

To infinite energy and beyond

According to the National Mapping and Resource Information Authority (NAMRIA), the Philippines is made up of 7,641 islands, which contain significant natural resources. Despite the abundance of such resources, the country is still in the early stages of exploiting these natural assets to produce renewable and sustainable energy. The main constraint appears to be the […]

More office spaces to be launched in Arca South

COMMERCIAL real estate activities are expected to increase in Arca South in the next three years as more office buildings are launched, according to real estate consultant Santos Knight Frank. In a statement, Santos Knight Frank said around 344,000 square meters (sq.m.) of office space are anticipated to be launched this year until 2025 in […]

Cebu corporate foundation bags outstanding CSR health award

A TECHNICAL vocational course piloted by Cebu-based Primary Structures Educational Foundation Inc.-School of Knowledge for Industrial Labor, Leadership and Service (Psefi Skills) was awarded Outstanding CSR (corporate social responsibility) Project in Health by the League of Corporate Foundations (LCF).The Medical Auxiliary Specialized Services (Mass) is a six-month medical technical vocational course designed to augment the […]

Ayala Land lists P33-billion fixed-rate bonds

AYALA Land, Inc. (ALI) successfully listed its new P33 billion fixed-rate bonds due 2024, 2027, and 2029 on July 4 at the Philippine Dealing & Exchange Corp. (PDEx). The two, five, and seven-year bonds are ALI’s largest issuance to date and its second for the year in the local capital debt market. “With this latest […]

Financial services veteran Dato’ Seri Dr Mohamed Azahari joins auction technology firm BidNow as new Corporate Advisor

KUALA LUMPUR, Jun 1, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – BidNow, one of Malaysian’s largest auction technology platform, has appointed Dato’ Seri Dr Mohamed Azahari Kamil as its new Corporate Advisor with immediate effect. His appointment is expected to spur the company’s growth and further develop its tremendous potential for robust auction sales. In […]

Yew Lee Pacific Group Berhad Launches Prospectus for ACE Market IPO

KUALA LUMPUR, May 17, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Yew Lee Pacific Group Berhad (YLPG), an established manufacturer principally involved in the manufacturing of industrial brushes as well as the trading of machinery parts and industrial hardware, launched the Company’s prospectus today for an initial public offering (IPO) leading to a listing on […]

Light utility aircraft Bell 429 seen popular among PHL customers

AEROSPACE company Philjets Aero Services on Monday said the Bell 429, a light helicopter, continues to gain appeal among corporate customers in the Philippines. “Bell Textron, Inc. together with its independent representative in the Philippines, Philjets Aero Services, [recently] delivered the 10th Bell 429 to a corporate customer in the country,” the Philippine-based aerospace company […]