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JUNO Healthcare, Hot 100 Fastest-Growing Businesses in the U.S.

From a database of nearly 21 million companies reviewed by Entrepreneur magazine and research provider CentrisPoint, JUNO Healthcare Staffing was distinguished as one of the nation’s Hot 100 fast-growth businesses. JUNO Healthcare Staffing ranks 86 on the list for its rapid sales growth and positive job growth, among other select Read more »

San Miguel Pale Pilsen is Asia’s best

San Miguel Pale Pilsen is the best tasting beer in Asia, according to a popular US Magazine which recently gathered major beer brands from China, Japan, Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore and Philippines for a taste test. The iconic brand of San Miguel Brewery, Inc. (SMB), San Miguel Pale Pilsen bested six Read more »

Filipinos sent 1 billion text messages daily in 07

By Rosemarie Francisco – Filipinos doubled the number of text messages they sent last year to an average of 1 billion daily, industry data showed on Tuesday. The Philippines is one of the prolific text messaging centers of the world with even the central bank governor sending monetary Read more »

PLDT Announce Profit

Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company chairman Manuel Pangilinan (left) announced on Tuesday, 04 March 2008, unaudited consolidated net profit of USD 88 million for the year 2007, an increase of 2% from the USD 86 million net profit reported last year.

Lozada unmasks FG, Abalos in NBN deal

Rodolfo “Jun” Lozada Jr. surfaced early Thursday morning and substantiated allegations regarding the roles of First Gentleman Jose Miguel “Mike” Arroyo and former elections chief Benjamin Abalos Sr. in the scrapped national broadband network (NBN) project of the government.

Banker sees peso hitting 38-39 to $1 this year

Remittance factor to counter pressures on peso By Doris Dumlao – The peso slipped Tuesday to 41.595 to the dollar from 41.20 last Monday, as escalating concerns over a possible recession in the United States spooked regional financial markets.