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Sumitomo expands in the Philippines

Sumitomo Corporation, one of the largest Japanese business conglomerates has begun expansion work at the First Philippine Industrial Park in Manila, to add approximately...
Israel explores investment in Mindanao

An Israeli business delegation paid the Philippines a visit on February 20 to explore investment opportunities in Mindanao's western town of Zamboanga in technology,...
Manila takes No 3 slot in BPO ranking

In its 2013 top 100 ranking of global outsourcing destinations, Tholons, a US-based strategic advisory firm for global outsourcing and investments, has ranked the...
Mitsubishi expands in the Philippines

Japan’s automotive manufacturing giant Mitsubishi has announced that it will be expanding its operations in the Philippines ahead of higher-than-expected economic growth of 6.6...
Philippines strengthens ties to East Timor

The Philippines and the small Southeast Asian nation of East Timor are aiming to enhance bilateral relations in the areas of technical cooperation, human...

Japanese businessmen believe that Indonesia and the Philippines are the “most profitable” investment destinations in Asia, a survey conducted by the Japan External Trade...
Thailand’s PTT expands in the Philippines

Thailand's oil and gas giant PTT has said it will expand its operations in the Philippines and, in a first step, invest $10 million...
Investors drawn by Cambodia property

With more than 2,000 new private residential units to go on sale in 2013 at reasonable prices, Cambodia is increasingly being watched  by foreign...
Philippine exports fastest growing in Asia

Philippine merchandise exports jumped up 7.64 per cent in 2012, making the easternmost ASEAN country the fastest growing export market in Asia, Philippine Trade...
Fort Bonifacio: Manila’s alluring anomaly

The youngest district in the vast patchwork of cities that make Metro Manila says the most about the developmental progress of the Philippine capital region today. Justin Calderon shares his first impressions.
Philippines, Thailand focus on Cambodia

Cambodia’s booming construction sector has led to major ASEAN powers seeking greater business relations with the fledgling economy, namely the the Philippines and Thailand In...
GCC and ASEAN: Nurturing two regions’ success

With investors losing their confidence in traditional markets and even the traditional financial system, new regions have emerged successfully and are now new hot spots on the global business radar.

Argentinian food-additive company Laboratorios Argentinos Farmesa Saic announced on February 6 that it will open its first commercial office in the Asia-Pacific region with...
Philippines: Investment destination of choice

The Philippines is expected to be among the top performers in Southeast Asia for the years to come. Inside Investor talked to Cristino L. Panlilio, outgoing Philippines’ Department of Trade and Industry Undersecretary.
Philippines and GCC explore investment

A road show organised by the Arab-Philippine Business Summit (APBS), held on February 4 in Cebu City and on February 5 in Manila, has...
Filipino tribe invites tourism investors

The indigenous Filipino people of the Aytas, who live in scattered, isolated communities in mountainous parts of the island of Luzon, want to open...
ADB ends 30-year hiatus in Myanmar

The Asian Development Bank (ABD) has brought Myanmar back on its radar by resuming donor aid to assist the “new chapter” of the re-emergent...
Google opens office in the Philippines

Search engine operator Google has opened an office in Manila, Philippines, in a bid to strengthen its investment in the country and expansion within...