After brief trade truce, US slaps levy on Canadian aluminum

WASHINGTON — After more than two years of browbeating and trade sanctions on Canada and Mexico, President Donald Trump strong-armed the United States’ neighbors into agreeing to supplant a 25-year-old North American trade agreement with one of his own. His pact, meant to update the old deal and encourage more manufacturing in the United States, […]

CLI posts 41% jump in reservation sales

The Soberano family’s Cebu Landmasters Inc. (CLI) said real estate prospects remained strong in the Visayas and Minda­nao despite a slowdown in the broader economy caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The company said reservation sales, an indication of future revenue,...

PSEi retreats as investors pocket gains

The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEi) saw a slight pullback on Friday as investors booked profits after a four-day rally. By the closing bell, the PSEi was down 0.34 percent, or 20.87 points, to 6,076.91 while the broader all-shares index was up 0.12...