Cooperative selling safe LPG cylinders plans to expand operations 

Futch Anthony Inso 10/08/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Philippine Ecogas Producers Cooperative (PEPC) plans to expand its operation to the whole Philippines. Ed Antiligando, Chief Operation Officer (COO) of PEPC, said that their cooperative had already acquired an authority to…

Dalareich Polot, Bohol’s ‘Chocolate Princess,’ wins APEC 2019 BEST award

Irene R. Sino Cruz 10/06/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Young Boholana entrepreneur Dalareich Polot, who has been given the monicker the “Chocolate Princess of Bohol,”  won the APEC 2019 Business Efficiency and Success Target (BEST) Award under the family business support category,…

Rural banks, MSMEs can earn from Fexco’s EasyDebit service

By Irene R. Sino Cruz 09/27/2019

CEBU CITY–Rural banks and  micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) can now earn additional income by offering withdrawal services through EasyDebit. EasyDebit is the country’s first-ever withdrawal solution launched by Fexco Philippines in December 2017. It allows…

DA project on corn production in sloping area in Danao City gets positive results

Irene R. Sino Cruz 09/27/2019

CEBU CITY—A project on corn production in sloping areas implemented by the Department of Agriculture (DA) in a model farm in Barangay Danasan, Danao City generated an increase in corn yield, according to an article posted on…

P288-B unsolicited project proposals for Cebu await action from Neda, other agencies

Irene R. Sino Cruz 09/26/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines —Two unsolicited project proposals for Cebu with combined cost of about P288 billion are awaiting further action from the Investment Coordination Committee (ICC), according to a statement from the Nation Economic Development Authority (Neda).…

Cebu-based firms to represent Central Visayas in Productivity Olympics national competition

Irene R. Sino Cruz 09/26/2019

CEBU CITY—Three Cebu-based companies will vie in the biennial Productivity Olympics national competition, the Department of Labor and Employment Central Visayas (DOLE-7) said. In an emailed statement, DOLE-7 identified the three as Altered To Enhance Clothing or…

DoE eyes floating solar technology as source of energy

Irene R. Sino Cruz 09/23/2019

CEBU CITY—The Department of Energy (DoE) is looking at the possibility of floating solar technology as an energy source. Speaking at the Association of Electricity Supply Industry of East Asia and the Western Pacific (AESIEAP) CEO Conference…

Realme bares plans to expand offline presence in Cebu

Irene R. Sino Cruz 09/20/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Recognizing the potential of Cebu as a market, Realme now plans to increase its offline presence here. Eason De Guzman Jr., Realme Philippines marketing lead, disclosed that the company already has seven kiosks…

Bangko Sentral charter amendments vital to country’s economic stability – BSP exec

Irene R. Sino Cruz 09/20/2019

  CEBU CITY–The amendments to the charter of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas will help protect the country’s economic and financial stability, said Elmore Capule, BSP senior assistant governor and general counsel. Capule was one of the speakers…

Megaworld eyes P1. 5-B beach mall at Mactan Newtown

Irene R. Sino Cruz 09/19/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — With Cebu’s tourism industry facing brighter prospects, a two-level beach mall will rise at the 30-hectare The Mactan Newton. Megaworld would be investing P1.5 billion in Mactan Newtown Beach Walk, said Kevin Tan,…

PH economy expected to continue growing

Irene R. Sino Cruz 09/19/2019

CEBU CITY—The outlook for the Philippine economy remains optimistic, said Joselito Bautista, acting Deputy director of the Department of Economic Research of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP). “The Philippines economy is expected to remain one of…

LOOK: Isuzu PH launches new D-Max LS-A

Brian Mikhael Judilla Ochoa 09/14/2019

Cebu City, Philippines—Isuzu Philippines and Isuzu Cebu launched the new Isuzu D-Max LS-A pickup truck at the SM Seaside City Cebu on Saturday, September 14, 2019. Check out photos from the launching here:…

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