Philippines Morning News For August 28

Philippines Morning News For August 28

JICA-funded P10-M biodiesel fuel plant in Davao is PHL’s first The city officially opened Friday the country’s first biodiesel fuel plant that can convert used oil to environment-friendly biodiesel fuel. — BusinessWorld Online Paolo off the hook in House probe on ‘shabu’ smuggling Presidential son and Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte found yesterday an […]

Survey Claims to Shatter Vietnam Rural Consumer Market Myths

Survey Claims to Shatter Vietnam Rural Consumer Market Myths

A recent survey by global performance management company Nielsen titled ‘Discover the 4 Truths About the Rural Area‘ claims to shatter four long-held myths about the Vietnam rural consumer market. Rural consumers account for about 68 per cent of Vietnam’s 90 million population and improvements in national prosperity are seeing rural consumer purchasing power increase […]

Philippines Morning News For August 25

Philippines Morning News For August 25

PH real estate market struggles to keep pace with ASEAN neighbors Because of restrictions to foreign ownership, the Philippine property market will continue to struggle in keeping pace with its Southeast Asian neighbors in terms of being lucrative investment havens, a data from real estate services firm JLL showed. — Manila Bulletin PSEi gains .08%, […]

Lao Morning News For August 24

Lao Morning News For August 24

VUFO vows to work for stronger Vietnam-Laos ties The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO), the Vietnam-Laos Friendship Association and its chapters at all levels will continue trying their utmost to nurture the friendship and special solidarity between the two countries, said a VUFO official. — Vietnam Plus Fund extends support for environmental, social protection […]

Philippines Morning News For August 24

Philippines Morning News For August 24

Philippines’ 50 Richest 2017: Three Tycoons Whose Net Worths Soared The gainers hailed from a wide range of sectors, from finance and media to food & beverage and logistics. But most represented were those whose interests relied heavily in property development and construction. — Forbes PH shares fall for 3rd day as foreign funds exit […]

Philippines Morning News For August 23

Philippines Morning News For August 23

Peso climbs on BSP intervention THE PESO started the week stronger versus the greenback, erasing a near 11-year low logged the previous session, after it tracked regional peers and buoyed by the central bank’s intervention intraday to limit the local currency’s sharp swings. — BusinessWorld Online Housing could see 69% cut in Duterte’s 2018 budget […]

Philippines Morning News For August 22

Philippines Morning News For August 22

Credit Suisse upgrades Philippine GDP 2017 outlook on Q2 results Credit Suisse upgraded its 2017 economic growth forecast for the Philippines on the back of stronger-than-expected gross domestic product (GDP) expansion in the 2nd quarter of the year. — Rappler New radar system to boost PH navy’s ability to detect intrusions The Philippine Navy’s (PN) […]

Philippines Morning News For August 21

Philippines Morning News For August 21

Monetary stance to remain flexible amid low inflation, ample liquidity Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Nestor A. Espenilla Jr. said monetary policy stance remains flexible and will adjust when necessary, enhanced by an arsenal of policy tool kits. — Manila Bulletin ADB has $3.8-B in loans, $21.8-M in non-lending programs for PH infra, social […]

Experience Fantastic Da Nang in Two Minutes (video)

Are you planning a trip to Vietnam, but can’t decide which cities to explore? One city you simply cannot afford to miss is Da Nang – Vietnam’s fourth largest city by urbanization and one of the country’s most popular tourism destinations. A former French colonial port and the commercial and educational center of Central Vietnam, […]

Thailand Ramps up Bid To Lure Tech Startups (video)

Thailand Ramps up Bid To Lure Tech Startups (video)

  From its northernmost tip to its’ southernmost provinces the buzzword that everyone in Thailand is hearing at the moment is ‘Thailand 4.0’ – and the message that is being relayed is that the Kingdom’s future depends on the development of a more educated, technologically-adept workforce. The video above was was recorded at the recent […]

Philippines Morning News For August 18

Philippines Morning News For August 18

Net ‘hot money’ inflow hit six-month high of $206.47M in July The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas yesterday reported a net “hot money” inflow of $206.47 million in July, the highest in six months, partly on the back of investors’ positive reaction to the President’s report on his first year in office. — Philippine Daily Inquirer […]

Philippines Morning News For August 17

Philippines Morning News For August 17

Uber charged with violating Public Service Act Several transport groups on Wednesday charged transport network company Uber with violation of the Public Service Act before the Quezon City Prosecutors’ Office, the first case filed against the foreign company. — Manila Bulletin Manila Water inks deal with WB investment arm Manila Water Co. Inc.’s overseas business […]

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