Group bucks nuclear energy plan

Electricity consumers and science advocates raised a howl over renewed government moves to make the Philippines a nuclear-power country, particularly as the recently signed Executive Order No. 116 revived the possibility of using the mothballed power plant in Bataan. The Advocates of Science and Technology for the People (Agham) said using nuclear energy would only […]

Coke bottler investing P1.1B more despite pandemic

The bottling company of Coca-Cola will spend an additional P1.1 billion to improve its operations in the country this year, bringing its total investment for 2020 to P4.7 billion despite the pandemic. Coca-Cola Beverages Philippines Inc. (CCBPI) said in a recent...

ABS-CBN migrates to digital space

ABS-CBN Corp. is doubling down on digital content as it confronts a new era without a broadcast franchise. The company announced on Friday the launch of Kapamilya Online Live, which made its debut on its widely followed social media presence on Facebook and YouTube....

Local banks seen weathering COVID-19 crisis well

The local banking system is well-positioned to withstand the shocks brought about by the COVID-19 crisis as its resources continue to increase, the Department of Finance (DOF) said Friday. In an economic bulletin, Finance Undersecretary and chief economist Gil S....