‘Mining ‘essential’ to nat’l dev’t

September 13, 2019
The religious leader and canon law expert made the remarks as the Chamber of Mines of the Philippines has bared the composition of its Community of Interest advisory panel as the organization of the country’s biggest large-scale mining firms prepares to roll out Towards Sustainable Mining –a set of tools and indicators to drive performance and ensure that key mining risks are managed responsibly, and best practices are used at members’ facilities.

Unboxed: BYTON Shows First Premium Smart Electric SUV M-Byte

September 10, 2019
FRANKFURT, Germany -- BYTON, the premium brand for smart electric vehicles, today unveiled the BYTON M-Byte at IAA Frankfurt. With the innovative M-Byte cockpit, centered around a 48-inch curved Display – the world's largest in automotive industry – BYTON fulfills its promise of implementing a user-centric operating philosophy. Users can interact with the display via 7-inch Driver Tablet, 8-inch Co-Driver Tablet, gesture control, voice commands (partnering with Amazon Alexa), and hard-buttons.

Yanking PH into economic modernity

September 03, 2019
The Department of Finance has stressed the need to complete the passage of the remaining packages of the Duterte administration’s comprehensive tax reform program to ensure a reliable revenue base that would help support the modernization of the economy and ensure the equitable sharing of funds for the government’s social and infrastructure programs, while securing fiscal stability long into the future.

Banks can’t raise ATM fees sans BSP OK

August 14, 2019
“As such, banks cannot increase the ATM fee on their own. In fact, any bank that intends to adjust ATM fees must file its request with the BSP, indicating their proposed fees, as well as the costs currently incurred by the bank with respect to its ATM activities,” it said.

Sustainable growth strategies urged

August 12, 2019
The country’s business leaders have urged companies, including the small and medium enterprises, to infuse sustainability initiatives in their growth strategies to significantly help mitigate risks and ensure the long-term viability of their businesses.