PBA: Road Warriors rocking down in the highway

Manila, March 17 -- Games Wednesday Alaska vs Meralco 7 p.m. - Magnolia vs NorthPort NLEX kept enhancing its quest to make the quarterfinals after routing cellar-dweller Blackwater, 122-101, in th... Read More

Japanese firms plan $1.24-B new investments here

Manila, March 17 -- A number of Japanese companies are keen on investing an estimated $1.24 billion in new and expansion projects led by a $250-million large-scale poultry venture, according to Trade ... Read More

External debt up 8% in 2018 to $79 billion

Manila, March 17 -- The country's external debt went up by eight percent year-on-year to $79 billion in 2018 from $73.1 billion with more government funding through loans for infrastructure projects. ... Read More

BSP to revise current account deficit estimates

Manila, March 17 -- The central bank will likely recast its 2019 current account projection lower - which is a deficit of $8.4 billion - despite incurring a record-high $7.9 billion shortfall last yea... Read More

Mitsubishi offers new gas turbine to PH island-grids

Manila, March 17 -- Japanese firm Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (MHI) is offering its new 120MW H-100 gas turbine to the acceleration of electrification of the Philippine island-grids. In an inter... Read More

Gov't debt payments rise 14% to P775.6 B

Manila, March 17 -- The Duterte administration settled higher maturing debt obligations last year as the national government continues to borrow from foreign and local lenders to support its ambitious... Read More

Cebu Pacific nets P3.9 B from P74.1-B revenues

Manila, March 17 -- Cebu Pacific (CEB) ended 2018 with P74.1-billion revenues, up nine percent year on year, on the back of continued demand for air travel and robust growth in its cargo business. Th... Read More

UAAP football: FEU stakes unbeaten record

Manila, March 17 -- Matches today: 9 a.m. - DLSU vs FEU (Men) 1 p.m. - Ateneo vs NU (Men) 3 p.m. - UE vs UP (Men) Far Eastern University stakes its unbeaten record against dangerous De La Salle t... Read More

ROUNDUP: News in and around Metro Manila (March 17, 2019)

Manila, March 17 -- Woman nabbed after stealing, selling helmet online A woman, who allegedly stole a helmet and tried to sell it online, was arrested by police in an entrapment operation in Marikina... Read More

Gilas Pilipinas: 'I believe in miracles' says Coach Yeng

Manila, March 17 -- Gilas Pilipinas coach Yeng Guiao believes beating Angola in the FIBA World Cup in China remains in the realm of reality. Getting past Serbia and Italy may require some divine inter... Read More