Neri: Wedding bells

It was on the lovely afternoon of May 1 when Beatrix Marie Tan and Paul Anthony Sy said their vows of “Till death do us part” at the Chapel of San Pedro Calungsod at the SM Seaside Complex. She is the daughter of Manuel Tan and architect Chona Reyes Tan, while he is the son […]

Joy Spreader Plans to Adopt a Share Award Scheme through a Stock Repurchase Program

HONG KONG, Jun 21, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – The Board of Joy Spreader (06988.HK), a Hong Kong publicly traded company, made voluntary announcement regarding its plan of adoption of Share Award Scheme through a stock repurchase program on June 21st, 2021. The announcement says that the Scheme serves the purposes to recognize […]

Over half of Filipino households experienced food insecurity amid pandemic — poll

A government poll revealed that more than half of Filipino households had experienced moderate to severe food insecurity amid the coronavirus pandemic. According to the Rapid Nutrition Assessment Survey conducted from Nov. 3 to Dec. 3 last year, 62.1% families experienced having little to no food. The survey was conducted by the Department of Science […]

Peso up on gov’t euro bond offer

THE PESO strengthened against the greenback on Tuesday following the announcement of the government’s euro-denominated bond offer. The local unit closed at P48.32 per dollar on Tuesday, appreciating by three centavos from its P48.35 finish on Monday, data from the Bankers Association of the Philippines showed. The local unit opened the session at P48.33 per […]