Business News icon

Toktok surges to 2M downloads thanks Filipino patrons

toktok, the first Filipino-made superapp, celebrated another milestone with 2 million app downloads. toktok, like many game-changing innovations, started from necessity. Due to the increased need for delivery services, founders, young and innovative business magnates Jonathan So and Carlito Macadangdang established and developed toktok. #In60words

Read more at Nutshell PH

Cebu Pacific resumes Zamboanga-Cotabato flights

Budget carrier Cebu Pacific said it continues to ramp up its Mindanao hub by resuming its flights from Zamboanga to Cotabato. Cebu Pacific is the only airline that offers this direct route through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Cebgo. #In60words

Read more at Nutshell PH

DOF Private sector participation crucial to economic recovery

Finance Secretary Benjamin Diokno on Wednesday noted private sector participation to be a critical factor in the Philippines economic recovery prospects. This, after the government approved the revisions to the 2022 Implementing Rules and Regulations of the Build-Operate-Transfer BOT Law.

Read more at Nutshell PH

Landbank continues climate financing program

In support of climate change adaptation and mitigation projects, the Land Bank of the Philippines assures stakeholders of continued access to climate finance under the Green Climate Fund (GCF).

Read more at Nutshell PH

GCash targets to have payments even for tricycles

DIGITAL wallet GCash on Tuesday said that they are now focusing on hyper localization and partnerships with local government units (LGUs) to extend financial services to the countryside as part of its vision towards financial inclusion for all.

Read more at Nutshell PH

ECC reminds employers about maintaining EC logbook

The Employees Compensation Commission (ECC) of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) reminded employers and human resource officers about the requirement to record the sickness, injury, or death of their employees in an Employees Compensation (EC) Logbook chronologically. #In60words

Read more at Nutshell PH

Puregold set to open 1st branch in Bohol

The second national retail chain to announce its entry into Bohol province is the grocery store behemoth Puregold Price Club Inc., which has announced its intention to open its first branch in Bohol.

Read more at Nutshell PH

Oil Firms impose big-time price hike diesel to increase by

Oil companies will impose a major price hike on petroleum products on Tuesday, October 11. This follows several weeks of price rollbacks.

Read more at Nutshell PH

DBM releases billions of pesos in assistance during Marcos first

The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) said that it has released billions of pesos in various assistance to several sectors during the first 100 days of Marcos administration.

Read more at Nutshell PH

Quezon City holds investors summit

Mayor Joy Belmonte welcomed 200 investors, business leaders, business associations, chambers of commerce and foreign dignitaries who participated in Quezon Citys Investors Summit on Frida.

Read more at Nutshell PH

PLDT, Smart feted at 2022 World Communication Awards

PLDT and wireless unit Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) emerged as the top Philippine finalist at the 2022 World Communication Awards (WCA), which recognizes excellence among the worlds leading telco players.

Read more at Nutshell PH

PH unemployment, underemployment rates rise in August even as more

About 2.68 million Filipinos were jobless in August, according to government data. The unemployment rate climbed to 5.3% from 5.2% in July. But this number is lower by 1.2 million compared to August 2021's 8.1% rate. Fishing and aquaculture, construction, arts, entertainment and recreation, human health, and social work activities registered the highest drop in employment compared to July, data shows. #in60words....

Read more at ABS-CBN News

Unemployment rate up in August

The government reported Thursday that more Filipinos were jobless or out of business in August. As reported by the Philippine Statistics Authority, the countrys unemployment rate went up to 5.3 percent in August 2022 from 5.2 percent in July. But year-on-year, unemployed workers decreased to 2.7 million in August 2022 from 3.9 million in August 2021....

Read more at Nutshell PH

BOC exceeds September target revenue by P17.6-B

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) recorded a surplus of PHP17.6B or 28.4 percent, after collecting a total revenue amounting to PHP79.5 billion in September.

Read more at Nutshell PH

Globe, Ayala, Singtel underscore importance of sustainability

The urgent need to combat climate change and provide equal access to opportunities and resources for the marginalized population has pushed sustainability to the forefront of business operations.

Read more at Nutshell PH


© 2018 by Nutshell

Powered by