US urges PH to shun Chinese 5G network

US urges PH to shun Chinese 5G network

MANILA, Philippines — As governments around the world reevaluate adoption of 5G networks being rolled out by Chinese tech giants due to security issues, the United States is enjoining its allies, including the Philippines, to consider alternatives offered by firms not influenced by China’s government. During a recent telephonic roundtable with international journalists attended by […]
BIR extends tax amnesty deadline to Dec. 31

BIR extends tax amnesty deadline to Dec. 31

MANILA, Philippines — The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has further extended the ongoing tax amnesty on delinquencies until Dec. 31, giving more time for taxpayers to settle their liabilities from the years 2017 and earlier. The BIR on Saturday published Revenue...
Officials: Wirecard billions never entered PH

Officials: Wirecard billions never entered PH

MANILA, Philippines — None of the missing $2.1 billion of German payments processing firm Wirecard AG entered the Philippine financial system, but the perpetrators of the multinational scheme used the names of two of the country’s biggest banks in an attempt to cover...
Like father, like son | Inquirer Business

Like father, like son | Inquirer Business

Sy actively participates in meetings of the UN Private Sector Alliance for Disaster Resilient Societies Out of the long list of lessons that Hans T. Sy learned from his late father, SM Group founder Henry Sy Sr., one stands out and has guided his life’s journey: Walk...