Nomination Opens for “Directors Of The Year Awards 2022”

HONG KONG, Jun 22, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – The “Directors Of The Year Awards 2022” organised by The Hong Kong Institute of Directors (“HKIoD”) is open for nomination now. Themed “From Resilience to Sustainability”, the Awards this year recognises directors and boards capable of leading their companies in adapting to changes and, […]

Government bank opens P1-billion loan program for rural banks going digital

LAND BANK of the Philippines (LANDBANK) has launched a P1-billion lending program to digitalize the banking operations of countryside financial institutions in order to reach more unbanked Filipinos. This will be done through its Digitalization of Countryside Financial Institutions lending program, where the bank will finance digitalization projects, including paying for subscription or licensing fees […]

Mazda Production and Sales Results for April 2022

HIROSHIMA, Japan, May 30, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Mazda Motor Corporation’s production and sales results for April 2022 are summarized below. I. Production 1. Domestic ProductionMazda’s domestic production volume in April 2022 decreased 52.6% year on year due to decreased production of passenger vehicles. [Domestic production of key models in April 2022]– […]

Cebu FC loses to UCFC in 2022 Copa semis

CEBU FC’s dream of winning the Copa Paulino Alcantara title this year has ended after a close 1-0 loss to perennial contender United City FC (UCFC) in the semifinals on May 16, at the Philippine Football Federation (PFF) Training Center in Carmona, Cavite.It was a neck-and-neck battle the whole match with both teams refusing to […]

Vistar Holdings Hits Record High Annual Revenue Up by 32.8% Y-o-Y

HONG KONG, May 17, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Vistar Holdings Limited (the “Company” and together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”; Stock code: 8535.HK ), an established electrical and mechanical (“E&M”) engineering services provider in Hong Kong, has achieved outstanding results for the year ended 31 March 2022. Its revenue was approximately HK$405.17 […]

Phoenix suffers P463-M loss

PHOENIX Petroleum Philippines, Inc. last year incurred a net loss of P462.57 million attributable to parent firm equity holders as cost, expenses and other charges ballooned to offset the higher revenues generated during the period. In a regulatory filing on Monday, the Dennis A. Uy-led oil company reported revenues of P132.28 billion last year, or […]

Q1 GDP surpasses pre-pandemic level

PEOPLE cross Roxas Boulevard in Manila, May 1. — PHILIPPINE STAR/ MIGUEL DE GUZMAN By Abigail Marie P. Yraola, Researcher THE PHILIPPINE ECONOMY expanded by a better-than-expected 8.3% in the first quarter, surpassing the pre-pandemic output level as household spending surged amid the easing of coronavirus curbs. Preliminary data released by the Philippine Statistics Authority […]

SunStar media group bags 7 GMEA 2022 awards

THE SunStar media group bagged seven journalism titles in the 9th Globe Media Excellence Awards (GMEA) held online Friday, May 6, 2022.Of the seven awards, two went to SunStar Cebu, one to SunStar Bacolod, and four to SunStar Davao.SunStar Cebu’s photographer Amper Campaña won the Photo of the Year award for his “Pandemic Heroes” photo […]