Chevrolet Tracker LT Redline Edition: The Bowtie’s back, alright

1 of 5 The Chevrolet Tracker combines versatile functionality, head-turning styling, intelligent connectivity, advanced turbocharged small-displacement engine technology, luxury car safety features, and smart cargo space. — PHOTO FROM MANNY DE LOS REYES AND CHEVROLET PHILIPPINES PHOTO FROM MANNY DE LOS REYES AND CHEVROLET PHILIPPINES PHOTO FROM MANNY DE LOS REYES AND CHEVROLET PHILIPPINES PHOTO […]

Porsche PHL now has the country’s first ultra-fast DC charger

PORSCHE PHILIPPINES now makes available a new high-powered direct current (DC) charger for its all-electric Taycan buyers. Designed to complement the owners’ own AC home charging system, the electric vehicle (EV) DC charger is located at Porsche Center Philippines in EDSA Greenhills. In a release, Porsche Philippines said the charger is the first of its […]

Roque slams UP officials for opposing his ILC bid  

PALACE SPOKESMAN Herminio “Harry” L. Roque, Jr. on Wednesday slammed officials of the country’s premier state-run university for opposing his nomination to a United Nations body responsible for codifying international laws.   In a statement, Mr. Roque criticized the assessment of the University of the Philippines Diliman Executive Committee that he is unfit to have a seat in the […]

Hitachi Elevator Philippines Receives 67 Elevators and Escalators Order for Its First Railway System Project

MANILA, Sep 9, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501 / “Hitachi”) today announced that Hitachi Elevator Philippines Corporation (Hitachi Elevator Philippines), a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., operates in the installation, and maintenance of elevators and escalators in the Philippines has received an order for 67 units of elevators and escalators […]

PHL to accept Afghan refugees only under government-to-government arrangement 

THE PHILIPPINES will be accepting Afghan refugees only under government-to-government agreements, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro L. Locsin Jr. said on Monday.   “The Philippines will not accept nor listen to any proposition to accept any refugees unless it is government to government and only by their respective Foreign and Justice ministers; especially of the UK, the US, and […]


1 of 2 Mazda’s CX family — PHOTO FROM MAZDA PHILIPPINES Mazda in Dresden — PHOTO BY ANGEL RIVERO Mazda vehicles seem to be winning even the Germans over BERLIN, GERMANY — As I currently write this story while I am in Germany, I am positively surprised to find out that one of Mazda’s three […]

Philippine credit downgrade imminent — ING

The Philippines should brace for a credit rating downgrade next year after Fitch Ratings adjusted its outlook to negative from stable on dimming growth prospects, an economist from ING Bank N.V. Manila said.  “Should growth momentum stall and fiscal and external metrics deteriorate further over the coming months, the Philippines may be in line for a foreign currency credit […]

PHL Expo pavilion seen completed soon

THE PHILIPPINE pavilion for the rescheduled World Expo in Dubai will be declared officially complete at the end of the month, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said. “After more than a year of remotely managing design, construction and implementing control measures that will ensure project efficiency, minimize the spread of the COVID-19 in the […]

Philippine property developers commit to build 1M square meters worth of resilient structures

PROPERTY DEVELOPERS in the Philippines have pledged to construct 1 million square meters of hazard-resilient structures, either through retrofitting or new builds, the International Finance Corp. (IFC) said. In a statement Tuesday, the IFC said the developers have joined its “Building Resilience Commitment campaign.” “Commitments from Imperial Homes Corp., NEO, and SM Group have already […]