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Sunday, 19 August 2018

Business

PH seeks stronger customs ties with Russia

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has called for closer cooperation between the Russian Federation and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the...

Dollar builds on gains ahead of Fed, equities struggle

The dollar extended gains against its peers in Asian trade Wednesday as investors await a key Federal Reserve decision later in the day, but...

Aranas: GSIS to focus on high-yield portfolios

“We safeguard the fund by not allowing it to be under funded and not burdening the government with more liabilities.” State pension fund Government Service...

GenieTech inks deal with Indonesia’s retail giant

Indonesia’s retail distribution giant Kanmo Group, a recently tapped homegrown Genie Technologies, Inc. (GenieTech) to roll out its omnichannel solutions in a bid to...

Bitcoin ‘whales’ pulling crypto strings

Bitcoin, the star of the cryptocurrency world, is widely seen as a freewheeling tool as open as the internet itself. But analysts have cast doubt...

ADB extends P50.32B loan to BBB infra projects

"The focus on project investments for infrastructure over the next years is welcome. This makes us more optimistic that the Build, Build, Build program...

DoF launches crackdown on fake cigarettes

"I want to hit them with everything you’ve got, the Customs and the BIR, and get to the bottom of this." Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez...

Asian markets fluctuate as Trump meets Kim

Asian investors were cautious on Tuesday as they keep watch on the historic summit between Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un,...

Gov’t bulldozes CIPs, ball mills in Diwalwal gold area

The Philippine Mining Development Corp. (PMDC) said it would demolish the batch-type mini CIP (Carbon in Pulp) and ball mills at the Diwalwal gold...