BusinessMirror | By Cai Ordinario  – April 11, 2018 The Philippines is now enjoying a golden age of economic growth never before seen in at least 40 years, according to the Asian Development Bank (ADB). In a briefing on Wednesday, ADB Philippine Country Office Director Kelly Bird said this kind of growth is based on solid […] | Precious Leano | Published 9:00 AM, March 31, 2018 | Updated 11:13 PM, March 31, 2018 BAGUIO CITY, Philippines – Kirstin Reyes worked for 7 years in Singapore where she began an affair with coffee. When she returned to her home in Tuguegarao City in 2013, she roasted coffee and created her own coffee brand. In […]

By BusinessMirror | March 22, 2018 THE Philippine Board of Investments (BOI) recently approved three expansion projects in the manufacturing sector with a combined investment amount of P6.95 billion. The BOI approved Metalcast Corp.’s P100-million project as an expanding producer of aluminum die-cast parts for motorcycle and automotive parts along with the P2.86-billion project of Philippine […]

By: Roy Stephen C. Canivel | Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:10 AM March 15, 2018 Toyota Motor Philippines Corp. (TMP) said four of its suppliers had been certified by the government to help in the requirements of an ambitious local car manufacturing program. In a statement, the company said the Board of Investments (BOI) awarded certificates of registration for […]

By: Roy Stephen C. Canivel | Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:32 AM March 15, 2018 Foreign direct investments (FDIs) in manufacturing reached $1.15 billion worth in 2017, a jump of 244 percent from year-ago level, preliminary central bank data showed. Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez cited the data yesterday, saying investor confidence was real and the business climate […]