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November, 2022

  • 29 November

    Gov’t makes partial award of Treasury bills

    Gov’t makes partial award of Treasury bills

    THE GOVERNMENT partially awarded the Treasury bills (T-bills) it auctioned off on Monday as yields sought by investors remained high ahead of the release of November inflation data. The Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) raised only P9.62 billion from the T-bills it auctioned off on Monday, lower than the programmed …

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  • 29 November

    Taking music production up a notch

    Taking music production up a notch

    IN a world where there is a playlist or soundtrack for everyone’s daily activities, from doing an early morning workout to soothing sounds for a restful evening, Waxiefied Sound Production (WSP) has brought a more immersive way to enjoy music and improve music recordings for artists. The music production company …

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  • 28 November

    Romualdez files bill creating sovereign wealth fund

    BEPS 2.0: A Philippine perspective

    SPEAKER Ferdinand Martin G. Romualdez has filed a bill that, if passed, would create a sovereign wealth fund to be seeded by the major pension funds and government banks. House Bill 6398, filed on Monday, seeks to establish the so-called Maharlika Investments Fund (MIF), which will “optimize investment allocation” by …

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  • 28 November

    ADB touts microfinance role in building resilience vs climate change

    ADB touts microfinance role in building resilience vs climate change

    MICROFINANCE institutions (MFIs) should be tapped in helping build resilience against climate change, especially for poorer and more vulnerable communities, according to the Asian Development Bank (ADB). “Economic development supporting small- and medium-sized enterprises contributes to the resilience of the poor and vulnerable, including in urban areas,” the ADB said …

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  • 28 November

    Louis Vuitton picks Shanghai for first furniture and homeware store

    Louis Vuitton picks Shanghai for first furniture and homeware store

    SHANGHAI — Louis Vuitton on Friday announced plans to open a dedicated furniture and homeware store in Shanghai, a world first for the French luxury brand as it aims to expand further into lifestyle offerings to affluent Chinese clients. The appointment-only showroom, which will open on Monday, is located in …

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  • 28 November

    Debt yields decline on dovish Fed

    Debt yields decline on dovish Fed

    YIELDS on government securities (GS) went down last week due to dovish signals from the US Federal Reserve and following the release of the Treasury bureau’s borrowing plan in December. GS yields, which move opposite to prices, dropped by an average of 11.15 basis points (bps) at the secondary market …

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  • 27 November

    Hyundai Modern PUV units to ply Baguio routes

    Hyundai Modern PUV units to ply Baguio routes

    THE BAMAPCOM Entrepreneurs Multipurpose Cooperative recently welcomed its new fleet of 31 Hyundai Modern PUVs at the BTRAMODA Terminal in Irisan, Baguio City. The vehicles are slated to ply the Trancoville-Magsaysay Plaza-SM Baguio Route. Attending the turnover were officials from the local government; the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board; …

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  • 27 November

    National Government fiscal performance

    National Government fiscal performance

    The National Government’s budget deficit ballooned to P99.1 billion in October, as state spending outpaced revenue collections, the Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) reported on Friday. Read the full story.

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  • 27 November

    Autobiography, Bold Eagle named QCinema’s best films

    Autobiography, Bold Eagle named QCinema’s best films

    A FULL-LENGTH film about a young man who gets caught up in violent events and an X-rated short film about a sex worker and his cat took the top prizes at the 10th QCinema International Film Festival. The awards ceremony was held on Nov. 23 at Novotel in Araneta Center, …

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  • 27 November

    Millennials, zoomers seen to lead property sales in 3 years

    EdgeConneX-Aboitiz first data center to start construction next year

    CAROUSELL Philippines expects millennials and those belonging to the “Generation Z” demographic to lead property sales on its online platform in the next three years. “In the next three years, we are foreseeing them to become aggressive when it comes to property selling. It’s also related to the stages of …

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