Asian investors are seeing tighter borrowing conditions and higher rate
of defaults among Asian corporates should the United States Federal
Reserve starts its tapering in 2014, according to Fitch Ratings said.
Local equities began another trading week at a slower pace amid the
absence of apparent leads from both the local and foreign fronts.“Domestically,
the country has been focused on the relief efforts in the Visayas after
[Typhoon] Yolanda’s rage,” Jun Calaycay of Accord Capital Equities
Uses event to promote aid and disaster relief efforts Unlike previous
iPhone launches that were festive and celebratory, Globe Telecom is
doing away with a big launch event for the iPhone 5s and 5c this year in
light of the recent calamity that affected millions of Filipinos in
GONZAGA, Cagayan: From a mere fishing municipality, this town is now
becoming one of Cagayan’s economic hub contributing more than P300
million to the local government’s coffers for the past three years.
SEVERE DAMAGE. The centuries-old Loboc Church in Loboc, Bohol shows its collapsed roof after a magnitude 7.2 quake in the region, 15 October 2013. Photo courtesy of Robert Michael Poole (@tokyodrastic)