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What will 2021 look like?

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

The announcements of vaccines that will be available for clinical testing in the Philippines and global mass distribution some time next year are spurring the planning of [...] » More

Hunger crisis in Philippines may worsen-Nograles

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

The hunger problem may worsen because of the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and the successive typhoons that battered the country, a Palace official said over the [...] » More

Government sets SRP for beef, vegetables

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

The Department of Agriculture has included new food items in its suggested retail price (SRP) list following the spike in prices of basic commodities due to the recent [...] » More

HSBC ramps up digital spending

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

British banking giant HSBC is ramping up investments in information technology as consumers continue to shift to digital transactions amid the pandemic. HSBC has transformed [...] » More

DA urged to resume issuance of rice import permits

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

The Department of Agriculture is urged to resume the issuance of rice import permits so as not to disrupt the supply of Filipinos’ main staple after the consecutive [...] » More

‘Philippines recession to last until 2021′

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

The Philippine economy continues to lose steam and is poised to remain in recession until 2021 amid the raging COVID-19 pandemic, according to Dutch financial giant ING Bank. [...] » More

Philippine central bank governor says rate cuts so far are ‘more than enough’ to support economy through 2021

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

Philippine central bank governor, Benjamin Diokno, said interest rate cuts so far are “more than enough” to support the economy through next year. But he warned [...] » More

BI allows foreign businesspeople to enter Philippines

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

Foreigners travelling for business and investments are now allowed to visit the Philippines as the Bureau of Immigration (BI) further eases entry restrictions on foreign [...] » More

Philippines eyes ‘travel bubble’ with some Asian countries: DOT

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | ABS-CBN | 6:02 AM

The Philippines is looking at setting up travel bubble arrangements with other Asian countries, a tourism official said Monday, as its neighbours begin to loosen travel [...] » More

Companies likely to cut 2021 capex

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

Companies may further reduce their capital expenditures next year despite the gradual recovery of the economy as they need to protect their balance sheets, according to top [...] » More

Philippines chosen for Australia’s P43 million funding for women’s SMEs

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

The Philippines has been selected as the first country in the region to be granted Australia’s $1.25 million (P43 million) programme to inject capital for women-owned [...] » More

BSP to issue framework for digital banks

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is set to issue the regulatory framework for digital banks in its bid to promote market efficiencies and expand the access of Filipinos [...] » More

DoubleDragon gears up for P14.7 billion REIT offering

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

DoubleDragon Properties Corp., the listed property developer of Edgar “Injap” Sia II, is gearing up for its P14.7 billion REIT offering amid renewed optimism in [...] » More

Philippines should start identifying specific recipients of COVID-19 vaccine Robredo

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | ABS-CBN | 6:02 AM

The Philippines should start identifying specific persons from sectors that are prioritised to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, vice President Leni Robredo said Sunday. While [...] » More

US provides missiles, renews pledge to defend Philippines

US provides missiles, renews pledge to defend Philippines

24-Nov-2020 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

US President Donald Trump’s administration provided precision-guided missiles and other weapons to help the Philippines battle Islamic State group-aligned militants and [...] » More