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Max's Group's Q1 profits up 8 pct

As of 05/06/16 3:46 PM
MANILA - Max's Group Inc. on Friday said its net income went up 8 percent in the first quarter of the year driven by growth in restaurant sales. Full article

Meralco to cut power rates this month

As of 05/06/16 2:48 PM
MANILA - Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) on Friday said electricity rates are down this month despite a spike in demand due to the summer heat. Full article

April forex reserves highest in over two years

As of 05/06/16 2:07 PM
MANILA - The country's foreign exchange reserves in April reached the highest level in over two years, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said Friday. Full article

'Next president should focus on reliable healthcare data'

As of 05/06/16 12:57 PM
MANILA - The next president should prioritize strengthening the country's health information system to improve healthcare services, an official of the Management Association of the Philippines (MAP) said. Full article

Expert helped Los Angeles police hack Apple iPhone: court records

As of 05/06/16 11:39 AM
LOS ANGELES - A cellphone expert overrode the lock function on an Apple iPhone to help Los Angeles police in a homicide investigation around the time U.S. authorities were battling the company to open other phones in criminal cases, court records showed on Thursday. Full article

DOTC allegedly soliciting money from car manufacturers

As of 05/06/16 4:26 AM
Nanghihingi umano ng P3-M hanggang P5-M ang Department of Transportation and Communication mula sa mga car manufacturers. Ito raw ay para sa isang road safety program. Full article

Duterte can't be taxed for 'gifts,' BIR chief Henares says

As of 05/05/16 5:42 PM
(UPDATED) The government can't tax presidential frontrunner Rodrigo Duterte for cars and other property that were given to him as gifts, Bureau of Internal Revenue Commissioner Kim Henares said Thursday. Full article

DMCI power unit eyes 2 hydro projects in Mindanao

As of 05/05/16 5:04 PM
The power unit of DMCI Holdings Inc. plans to pursue two hydro power projects in Mindanao to expand its portfolio, its president said Thursday. Full article

Petron net income rises tenfold to P2.8B in 1Q

As of 05/05/16 3:39 PM
Oil refiner Petron Corp. said its net income in the first quarter grew tenfold on strong sales. Full article

Globe Telecom net income up 3% in first quarter

As of 05/05/16 3:35 PM
Globe Telecom on Thursday said its net income grew 3 percent in the first quarter on the back of growth in its data services. Full article


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