https://www.atlasmining.com.ph/ Atlas Consolidated Mining and Development Corp. posted a P1.94 billion net income for the first six months of the year, a turnaround from the P190 million net loss seen a year ago, thanks to higher metal prices and better operations in the second quarter. "Metal prices rose in the second quarter this year with average copper price higher by ...

Max's Group, Inc. announced two promotions to its executive leadership team as the listed restaurant operator focuses on business engagement and transformation. The company appointed Christopher Tiong as the chief operating officer (COO) of its Krispy Kreme and Jamba Juice brands, while Mark De Joya will take the seat as COO of its flagship Max's Restaurant. Mr. Tiong has nearly ...

Greenergy Holdings Inc. said on Friday that it will be providing marketing services to telecommunications player Dito Telecommmunity Corp. In a disclosure to the local bourse, Greenergy said that it signed a deal with Dito to provide online and offline lead generation services on a commission basis for the telco's programs and services. The memorandum of arrangement will last for ...

UNIONBANK of the Philippines, Inc. is set to issue social bonds to finance small business loans through a $150-million investment from the International Finance Corp. (IFC) The dollar-denominated bonds have a seven-year tenor and will be issued under the bank's sustainable finance framework, the Aboitiz-led lender said in a statement. The deal is IFC's first pandemic response social bond investment ...

BW FILE PHOTO THE CENTRAL BANK fully awarded its offer of 28-day bills on Friday, with yields inching lower on investors' strong appetite for safe assets due to concerns on the Delta variant of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) awarded P100 billion as planned in one-month bills on Friday. Demand reached P162.51 billion, lower ...

THE BANGKO SENTRAL ng Pilipinas (BSP) has ordered social media platform LYKA to stop its operations as it is not registered as an operator of payment system (OPS). "The BSP has directed LYKA to suspend activities as an OPS and invited the company to apply for registration with the BSP before it is allowed to continue with its operator of ...

Filipino rower Cris Nievarez booked a spot in the quarterfinals of the men's single sculls rowing competition at the Tokyo Olympics after finishing third in heat no. 5 of the qualification phase on Friday. -- Cris Nievarez Facebook pageCris Nievarez kicked off the Philippine campaign in the Summer Olympic Games with a strong third-place performance Friday, just enough to advance ...

Pfizer Inc.'s COVID-19 vaccine was just 39% effective in keeping people from getting infected by the contagious delta variant in Israel in recent weeks, according to the country's health ministry, but provided a strong shield against hospitalization and more severe forms of the virus. The vaccine provided 88% protection against hospitalization and 91.4% against severe illness for an unspecified number ...

PHNOM PENH - "Take what you need, donate what you can" is the slogan written on a glass fronted cabinet full of food, water and essential daily items carried by Cambodian cyclo taxi driver Chim Prich. Hit hard by coronavirus movement restrictions, Cambodian cyclo drivers are flocking to the streets of the capital, Phnom Penh, with mobile food banks that ...

TAIPEI - Taiwan will ease its COVID-19 restrictions from next week though some will remain in place, the government said on Friday, with rapidly falling case numbers giving authorities confidence to further lower the alert level. Taiwan implemented restrictions on gatherings, including closing entertainment venues and limiting restaurants to take-out service, in mid-May following a spike in domestic cases after ...

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