SEC okays DoubleDragon’s P7.5-billion re-IPO move

DoubleDragon Properties Corp. (“DoubleDragon” or the “the Company”) received the pre-effective approval of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a Primary Offer of up to 135,000,000 Common Shares at an Offer Price of up to P50.00 per Offer Share, with an Over-allotment Option of up to 15,000,000 Common Shares (“The Offer”) indicating an aggregate […]

Globe Gaming Launched

GLOBE TELECOM unveiled today Globe Gaming and a series of strategic partnerships with top industry players including Mineski, Riot Games and Garena. Globe Gaming is a holistic program designed to provide gamers and fans access to the latest titles, local, regional and global esports competitions, original content and exclusive programming. Globe President and CEO Ernest […]

PSA to update Aklan’s business register

THE Philippine Statistics Authority is currently listing various establishments in Aklan to update its statistical business register or SBR. The SBR is a database containing records of business units engaged in various economic activities such as services, industry, and agriculture. According to Provincial Statistics Officer Antonet Catubuan, the 2018 Updating of List of Establishments aims […]

DBP wins NEDA Good Practice Award 2017

STATE-owned Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) received the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Good Practice Award (GPA) 2017 for its entry under the category Strategies in Achieving Desired Results on Outcomes during ceremonies held recentlyat the Department of Social Welfare and Development Central Office in Quezon City. DBP’s entry, “Institutionalizing Environmental, Social, and […]

Globe calls for collaborations to create ripples of impact through volunteerism

GLOBE Telecom is calling on private organizations and non-government agencies to collaborate and join the company’s volunteerism program by providing opportunities to volunteer or fielding volunteers to create a Globe of Good. Yoly Crisanto, Senior Vice President for Globe Corporate Communications, divulged that the company aims to share its unique culture of volunteerism to more […]

DOT-6 sets new 2018 target for Boracay

IN 2017, the Department of Tourism (DOT) in Region VI recorded a total of 5,852,937 tourist arrivals for the whole Western Visayas, with Boracay Island accounting for 34% or 2,001,974 arrivals. DOT-Western Visayas’ target for 2018 remains at 5.5 million, where 1,689,577 is expected to be in the province of Aklan, where Boracay is located. However, due […]

Aklan’s palay yield up by 20 percent

AKLAN’S palay production increased by 20 percent in 2017, based on the latest report of Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA)-Aklan. Data showed that the province’ palay production reached 121,797 metric tons (MT) in 2017, higher by 20,326 metric tons compared to 101,471 MT in 2016. Aklan’s yield accounted for almost 6 percent of Western Visayas’ total […]

Suzuki PHL expands further in the north with new 3S dealership in Isabela

SUZUKI Philippines (SPH), the pioneer compact car distributorin the country, continues to expand its marketfootprint outside Metro Manila with the opening of a new3Sdealership in Santiago City, Isabela. The new Suzuki Auto Isabela is the mostrecent 3Sautomobile dealership to open. Strategically located along the National Hi-way of Barangay Batal in Santiago City, the heart of […]