Nomadland -- IMDB.COM LONDON -- US recession drama Nomadland, about a community of van dwellers, was the big winner at Britain's BAFTA awards on Sunday, scooping best film and prizes for its Chinese-born director Chloe Zhao and leading actress Frances McDormand. The British Academy of Film and Television Arts ceremony was held virtually over two nights, with nominees joining in ...

EMPERADORBRANDY.COM EMPERADOR, Inc. said its brandy and scotch whisky businesses recorded growth in markets across several countries last year. The listed brandy and whisky manufacturer said in a stock exchange disclosure on Monday that for 2020, its brandy segment posted growth in countries such as United Kingdom at 376%, Mexico at 44%, Canada at 74%, and United States at 24%, ...

THE central business district in Makati City is seen on March 11, 2016. -- REUTERS/ROMEO RANOCO By Jenina P. Ibanez, Reporter GROWING DEMAND for office spaces from outsourcing companies is unlikely to offset losses from the exodus of Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs), potentially up to 2022, analysts said. Business process outsourcing (BPO) firms have an opportunity to take up ...

Best Film -- Nomadland Outstanding British Film -- Promising Young Woman Director -- Chloe Zhao (Nomadland) Original Screenplay -- Promising Young Woman Adapted Screenplay -- Christopher Hampton, Florian Zeller (The Father) Leading Actress -- Frances McDormand (Nomadland) Leading Actor -- Anthony Hopkins (The Father) Supporting Actress -- Yuh-Jung Youn (Minari) Supporting Actor -- Daniel Kaluuya (Judas and the Black Messiah) ...

SANMIGUEL.COM.PH/ SAN MIGUEL Corp. (SMC) disclosed on the Singapore Stock Exchange that it plans to fully redeem on April 26 its outstanding notes under its US$800 million with 4.875% rate note program due in 2023. SMC said the notes will be redeemed at 100% of redemption price, together with interest accrued until redemption. "The notes will be canceled as of ...

THE GOVERNMENT made a full award of the Treasury bills (T-bills) offered on Monday even as rates inched up for most of the tenors amid easing inflation. The Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) raised P25 billion as planned via the T-bills on Monday, as the offer was more than twice oversubscribed, with total bids at P54.743 billion. However, this was ...

BW FILE PHOTO E-COMMERCE expansion backed some recovery in office space demand in the first quarter, Leechiu Property Consultants (LPC) said. Office space demand in the first quarter grew to 109,000 square meters (sq.m.) from the 89,000 sq.m. in the fourth quarter last year, although it remains lower than the 158,000 sq.m. in the first quarter of 2020. Demand from ...

By Michelle Anne P. Soliman, Reporter Album ReviewFearless (Taylor's Version)By Taylor SwiftRepublic Records THE BOXES were stacked, and the CDs had to be stored by genre. Set for storage that day were country/folk albums. This writer, then 17 years-old, loaded the box with dad's collection first. When it was time for my CDs, the first thing I took out was ...

PHOENIXFUELS.PH PHOENIX Petroleum Philippines, Inc. said on Monday that its planned transfer or sale of assets, if given the go-signal, may improve investor confidence and bring increased returns on invested capital. In its information statement submitted to the local bourse on Monday, Phoenix Petroleum said the entry of a credible strategic partner could boost confidence in the company. This may ...

THE CENTRAL BANK fully awarded its offer of 28-day bills on Monday as rates slipped following the slower inflation print in March. The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) sold P80 billion as planned in short-term securities on Monday, with bids reaching P114.176 billion. The offering was oversubscribed by 1.43 times but tenders were lower compared with the P119.824 billion seen ...

Get the daily email that makes reading the news actually enjoyable. Stay informed and entertained, for free.



 
Your information is secure and your privacy is protected. By opting in you agree to receive emails from us and our affiliates. Remember that you can opt-out any time, we hate spam too!