Category: Business

China seeks increased trade, economic ties with PH

By Leslie Gatpolintan/PNA MANILA — China is keen to increase trade and economic ties with the Philippines, as it stands ready to support the country’s sustained growth, according to officials of the Chinese Embassy...

DTI disburses P1.7-B as MSME loans

By Kris Crismundo/PNA MANILA — The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has rolled out PHP1.7 billion worth of loans to micro enterprises as of this month under the Pondo sa Pagbabago at Pag-asenso...

PLDT invests P2.1-B in software firm Multisys

By Aerol John Pateña/PNA MANILA — Telecommunications firm PLDT Inc. has signed an agreement with local software development and IT solutions provider Multisys Technologies Corporation for a PHP2.15 billion investment which is equivalent to...

DBM adopts more gov’t budgetary, fiscal reforms

By Saul Pa-a/PNA TAGAYTAY CITY – The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) is adopting more budgetary and fiscal reforms for an innovative, effective, and responsive government in the long term, Budget Secretary Benjamin...

NTC confirms Misaltel as 3rd telco player

By Aerol John Pateña/PNA MANILA — The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) formally confirmed Mislatel Consortium as the new major player in the telco industry this Monday. This, after the joint venture of Udenna Corporation and...