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Thinktank joins calls to veto solar super franchise

infrastructure-oriented thinktank called on President Rodrigo Duterte to veto the franchise bill of Solar Para Sa Bayan (SPSB) amid concerns that anti-competitive practices may be undertaken in already unserved and underserved areas in the country. “Mr. President, the power sector has unconditionally registered its overwhelming objection to the SPSB franchise …

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Insurer FWD partners Insead to launch Elite signature program

Industry-first senior executive development platform to groom next generation agency leaders. FWD Group (FWD) has announced the inaugural launch of the Elite Agency at INSEAD Program, an industry-first platform for top agency leaders to transform FWD’s next-generation sales force in a digitally-connected world. From L to R: Cyrus Hsu Chih …

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Murang Kuryente welcomes greater govt role in power sector

Murang Kuryente on Friday announced its support for a more proactive role by the government in the power sector, in response to measures recently revealed by various proponents. In particular, the consumer advocacy group agreed with proposals to create a Mindanao Power Corporation (Minpocor) centered around the Agus-Pulangi power system …

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BOI Zambo roadshows make deal leads of P2b from local biz

Board of Investments (BOI) through the Domestic Investment Promotions Services (DIPS), Cagayan De Oro Extension Office generated nearly P2 billion from 22 investments leads from the conduct of Investment Priorities Plan (IPP) Roadshows on 28-31 May 2019 in the Zamboanga Peninsula. Around 180 participants attended the roadshow spread across several …

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Mindanao bus labor union decry new mngt take-over

By LITO RULONA Correspondent . Some 7,500 active members of Mindanao Alliance of Land Transport and General Workers Union (MALTU) has denounced the recent takeover of new management of Yanson Group of Bus Company (YGBC) head office in Bacolod City. In a manifesto signed by MALTU founder and administrator Jose …

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Firms sustain strong partnership on Mobility Solutions

Globe Business, the enterprise arm of Globe Telecom, and United Laboratories, Inc. (Unilab) have further strengthened their partnership through the provision of top-of-the-line mobile technology and services designed to further bolster operations of the country’s leading pharmaceutical and healthcare company. Globe Senior Vice President for Enterprise Group Peter Maquera noted …

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