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Specialists get chance to own hospital shares in P1-B IPO
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2019-09-29
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved a P1-billion initial public offering (IPO) planned by Allied Care Experts (ACE) Medical Center-Tacloban Inc., the eighth hospital under ...

Microsoft And Cisco Talos Spot Clever New Malware That Turns Computers Into Cybercrime Accomplices
Forbes - 2019-09-29
Cybercriminals have plenty of different motives for infecting computers with malware. Sometimes it's purely a profit-driven move. Other times it's about stealing information. Then there's the malware that turns compromised computers into unwitting pawns to ...

Isofol Announces Presentation on the Global Phase 3 Study of Arfolitixorin in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer at 2019 ESMO Congress
YAHOO! - 2019-09-29
GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Sept. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Isofol Medical AB (publ), (Nasdaq First North Premier: ISOFOL), today announced a poster presentation on the ongoing global Phase 3 AGENT ...

PH, UAE ink pact to combat human trafficking
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2019-09-29
MANILA, Philippines -- The Philippines and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) pledging bilateral cooperation to combat human trafficking and protect ...

Consumers Are Tired of Dealing With Machines. That Spells Opportunity For Small Business.
Forbes - 2019-09-29
Nothing beats getting stuck in the slow-lane for the self-checkout machine --or in the endless loop of an automated phone system that keeps disconnecting you--to underline how much more convenient interacting with a real person can be. While automation ...

Robredo hits back at false reports on result of VP poll protest
CNN Philippines - 2019-09-29
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 29) -- Vice President Leni Robredo has called out false online reports favoring Bongbong Marcos in the poll recount. [Translation: It seems like they're ...

Adam Neumann gives his first statement on WeWork's culture and leadership changes since stepping down as CEO and admits 'growing pains'
Business Insider - 2019-09-29
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Strata Data 2019: Vendors focus on implementation success
ZDNet - 2019-09-29
This year at Strata Data conference in New York, the news cycle wasn't lauding new companies, frameworks or paradigms. Beyond Cloudera's major announcement before the show started, it wasn't about Hadoop or Spark. Nor was it about Kafka or TensorFlow or ...

Co-founder of SnowPlus, Wang Sa Discusses E-Cigarette Industry
YAHOO! - 2019-09-29
"We have confidence in the Chinese e-cigarette industry" SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- E-cigarette industry data shows that around 90% of electronic cigarettes are manufactured ...

Should the government get out of gambling?
BusinessMirror - 2019-09-29
Globally, legal government-regulated gambling is a $400 billion a year business. By comparison, the global illegal drug trade is estimated at $500 billion. Counterfeit and pirated goods come in ...

Oceans rising faster, ice melting more
BusinessMirror - 2019-09-29
The new report projects that, under the business-as-usual scenario for carbon emissions, seas by the end of the century will rise between 2 feet (61 cm) and 43 inches (110 cm) with a most likely ...

OFW proves distance and time are not barriers to learning
BusinessMirror - 2019-09-29
Ferdinand Gueco graduates as magna cum laude as he earns his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree. Distance to physical classrooms and time to attend classes have long hampered ...

No sign Duterte will end ban on open-pit mining -- spokesman
BusinessWorld - 2019-09-29
Currently, he said that mining firms pay the regular 12% value-added tax, 30% corporate income tax and four percent excise tax. Also included in the draft bill, he added, is a proposal that new mining tenements should be awarded via auction on a "first-c ...

Believing in and living your brand
BusinessWorld - 2019-09-29
Entrepreneur Of The Year Philippines is a program of the SGV Foundation, Inc. with the participation of co-presenters Department of Trade and Industry, the Philippine Business for Social Progress, and the Philippine Stock Exchange. In the next few weeks ...

Recto: P3M spent to produce 1 PMA grad, P507K for UP
BusinessMirror - 2019-09-29
Philippine Military Academy (PMA) cadets are "Iskolar ng Bayan" too, whose studies are shouldered by taxpayers, said Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph G. Recto. The senator said that on a per ...

Pinay entrepreneur opens business opportunities in Malaysia
philstar.com - 2019-09-29
MANILA, Philippines -- As a child, Brilliant Skin Essentials CEO Glenda Victorio hardly fit into the mold of someone who will be successful in life. She grew up with her grandmother after her parents parted ways and her mother abandoned her when Glenda ...

Companies still hesitant to hire K-12 graduates
philstar.com - 2019-09-29
MANILA, Philippines -- Most local companies are still hesitant to hire K-12 graduates, according to the top executive of the Philippine Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD). Speaking during closing plenary of the 2019 Annual Public Policy Conference led ...

Sticking to one sport could up injuries among teen athletes
UPI.com - 2019-09-29
Sept. 29 (UPI) --Here's a good reason to encourage your teenager to play more than one sport: New research finds kids who concentrate on only one sport may be at risk for stress fractures, tendinitis and knee injuries. "It's wonderful for a child to love a ...

Suzuki launches Carry subcompact utility vehicle
BusinessWorld - 2019-09-29
We designed this new workhorse vehicle to deliver any business requirements with efficiency and power to do more. With the all-new Suzuki Carry, we extend the "Suzuki Way of Life" to small and medium enterprises and be a part of their journey to ...

Government debt yields end mixed after rate cut
BusinessWorld - 2019-09-29
Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) economist Michael L. Ricafort called the decline a "slight healthy downward correction" which came after the "widely expected 0.25 bps cut in the local policy rates by the BSP following the 0.25 bps cut in ...

6.1 magnitude quake jolts Davao region
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2019-09-29
DAVAO CITY - A 6.1 magnitude earthquake jolted the Davao region on Sunday morning. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said the quake struck at 126 kilometers ...

DTI seeking longer CITIRA transition for major employers
BusinessWorld - 2019-09-29
CITIRA rationalizes tax incentives and gradually reduces the corporate income tax rate. The proposed bill approved by the House of Representatives currently gives companies two to five years. "With the transition, we would minimize that risk [of impact ...

Brace for transport strike today, commuters told
philstar.com - 2019-09-29
MANILA, Philippines -- Commuters should brace for possible harder trips in Metro Manila and nearby areas as jeepney and UV Express drivers will go on a nationwide transport strike today. At least three major transport groups and individual operators will ...

2 dead, 32 hurt in Manila jail riot
philstar.com - 2019-09-29
MANILA, Philippines -- The Manila city jail was placed on lockdown yesterday after a riot broke out between two groups, leaving two detainees dead and at least 32 others injured. Lito Escala, 39, and Alvin Royo, 37, died from head injuries caused by a ...

2 die as jeep falls off cliff
philstar.com - 2019-09-29
SULTAN KUDARAT, Philippines -- Two persons died while 11 others were injured when a jeep fell into a ravine in Kalamansig town in this province yesterday. Jamil Guiampaca, 20, and Naif Etto, 7, died at the scene following the accident that occurred in ...

Researcher drowns in Basilan river
philstar.com - 2019-09-29
BASILAN, Philippines -- A researcher drowned as she was having a picnic with her friends in a river in Maluso town in this province on Saturday. Desire Mae Somobay, 26, was swept away by the downstream current of the Mahayahay River, which suddenly ...

Government releases P2.46 billion for rice tariffication
philstar.com - 2019-09-29
MANILA, Philippines -- Farmers will now slowly benefit from the liberalization of the rice industry as the government released P2.46 billion as part of the tariffication fund, according to the Department of Agriculture. The DA said the Rice ...

DOF: Investors becoming less reliant on incentives
philstar.com - 2019-09-29
MANILA, Philippines -- Foreign investors -are becoming increasingly less reliant on incentives as a deciding factor in putting up their businesses in the Philippines, according to a senior official of the Department of Finance. In a statement, Finance ...

Not a mindset for killing and brutality
BusinessWorld - 2019-09-29
The PMA Cavaliers have the serious business of reversing the mindset of killing and brutality, and upholding the noble image of "an officer and a gentleman." Amelia H. C. Ylagan is a Doctor of Business Administration from the University of the Philippines.

Nomura sees wider CA deficit
philstar.com - 2019-09-29
MANILA, Philippines -- Nomura Securities Ltd. expects a wider current account (CA) deficit for the Philippines with the expected catch-up plan for government spending due to the delayed implementation of the 2019 national budget. In a report, Nomura said ...

Traffic: Is relief in sight?
philstar.com - 2019-09-29
What to do about traffic relief has become so muddled that transport officials are so shell shocked to do anything. Let me try to bring everything into perspective since I have been covering this for decades. Manila had the best organized and efficient ...

Salceda proposes sovereign wealth tax on mining
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2019-09-29
MANILA, Philippines -- After leading the House of Representatives in passing two tax reform measures on corporate income taxation and sin taxes, Albay Rep. Joey Salceda will next propose new ...

Creating 150 judges-at-large posts seen to give SC flexibility
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2019-09-29
MANILA, Philippines -- The signing into law of the measure allowing the appointment of 150 judges-at-large would give the Supreme Court "the needed flexibility" in assigning judges, Court ...

30 inmates injured in Manila city jail riot
CNN Philippines - 2019-09-29
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 29) -- A total of 30 inmates in Manila City Jail were injured in a riot in the prison facility on Sunday morning. Police said members of the Batang City ...

Canceled flights on Sunday, Sept. 29
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2019-09-29
MANILA, Philippines -- Some domestic flights were canceled on Sunday, September 29, due to bad weather brought by Severe Tropical Storm "Onyok." In an advisory, the Manila International ...

M-6.4 quake hits waters off Davao Occidental
CNN Philippines - 2019-09-29
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 29) -- A magnitude-6.4 quake was registered off Davao Occidental Sunday morning, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology ...

Locsin lauds sea code talks with China, leaves out Hague ruling in UN speech
CNN Philippines - 2019-09-29
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 29) -- Foreign Affairs chief Teddy Boy Locsin lauded the ongoing negotiations with China on a code of conduct (COC) over disputed waters during the United ...

27 more surrenderers to be freed again
CNN Philippines - 2019-09-29
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 29) -- Twenty-seven more prisoners who previously surrendered to authorities suspecting that their releases were invalid are up for release again, the ...

UP calls for privacy after death of Sigma Rho member involved in leaked chats
CNN Philippines - 2019-09-29
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 29) -- University of the Philippines (UP) officials are appealing to students to drop talk about a recent hazing issue which surfaced in an alleged ...

High-flying marijuana vapes take hit from health scare
BusinessMirror - 2019-09-28
Hilary Bricken, a Los Angeles-based attorney whose firm specializes in cannabis business law and regulatory issues, said the legal marijuana industry is moving so fast that many states are ...

Leaving nobody behind
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2019-09-28
For Anna Meloto-Wilk, cofounder and president of Human Nature, allowing the differently abled to work in their stores--particularly people with development and learning difficulties--is just ...

Grab puts some good in its app
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2019-09-28
From transport service, to super app, to a superhero of sorts for microentrepreneurs and small businesses--such is the evolution of Southeast Asian tech company Grab, which recently announced a ...

The CEO of Viacom's Pluto TV explains how he grew its audience by 50% in 7 months
Business Insider - 2019-09-28
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Coaxing the body to heal itself
StarTribune - 2019-09-28
An obsolete surgical balloon might not sound like a tool of cutting-edge health care, but doctors at Mayo Clinic are repurposing it as they expand the field of regenerative medicine beyond organ transplants and stem cells to new therapies that can coax the ...

Ex-PCUP official gunned down in Quezon City
CNN Philippines - 2019-09-28
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, September 28)-- A former official of the Presidential Commission for the Urban Poor (PCUP) was shot dead Saturday by unidentified gunmen in Quezon City. Initial ...

As deadly attack drones multiply, Israeli companies develop defenses
BusinessMirror - 2019-09-28
Israel has long been a dominant player in the military drone export business, developing small attack aircraft, as well as long-range spy planes. Now, Israeli firms are at the forefront of a ...

JC Premiere expands business to help OFWs in Italy
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2019-09-28
MILAN, Italy -- Corso di Porta Romana in this city was filled with excitement on the afternoon of Sept. 8, 2019 as avid distributors of JC Premiere waited for the biggest event of the company in ...

Serving a slice of success
BusinessMirror - 2019-09-28
Entrepreneur Ingga Cabangon-Chua talks about tossing and baking her passion into a thriving pizza business Entrepreneur Ingga Cabangon-Chua developed a fondness and love for pizza when she was a ...

Demystifying CrowdStrike Conspiracy Theories--Cyber Saturday
Fortune - 2019-09-28
George Kurtz, chief executive officer of Crowdstrike Inc., a cybersecurity firm peculiarly referenced by U.S. President Donald Trump on a phone call with his Ukrainian counterpart. The company has ...

'Minecraft Earth' beta kicks off in October and you can sign up right now
Mashable - 2019-09-28
Microsoft's answer to Pokémon Go is finally ready for showtime. Minecraft Earth is an augmented reality game in the vein Niantic's 2017 hit, and its "early access" phase of release is officially ...

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