Should Bloggers Be Taxed?

In early February 2012, finance secretary Cesar Purisima ordered the Bureau of Internal Revenue to increase the income tax payments of self-...

BDO lets kids open savings account for only P100

BDO Unibank, Inc. (BDO) in February 2012 began its advocacy on kiddie savings program nationwide. The bank encourages children aged 12 years...

Smart PLDT Purchase Of Sun Cellular Digitel Approved By NTC

Smart / PLDT's purchase of Sun Cellular / Digitel has been approved by the National Telecommunications Commission, television reports on...

LandBank now accepts application for SEC registration of stock corporations

All provincial branches of LANDBANK will accept applications for registration with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) starting Thu...

LBC Development Bank placed under PDIC receivership

The Monetary Board placed LBC Development Bank, more commonly referred to as “LBC Bank,” under receivership of the Philippine Deposit Insura...

ABS-CBN plans 'state-of-the-art' sound stage

In an effort to curb production costs, ABS-CBN Corporation, said to be the Philippines' largest multimedia firm, during its annual stock...

Richest Congressman? It's Pacman!

No need to ask why. With a net worth of more than P1 billion, there's no doubt that seven-division title holder and Sarangani representa...

Black Saturday Holiday: Know the pay rules

Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz earlier this week issued the following pay rules applicable o...

Daiana Menezes sued for tax evasion

The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) on Thursday filed tax evasion charges against Brazilian television personality Daiana Menezes at the D...

Banco Filipino directors, officers sued

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) announced that it has filed with the Department of Justice several criminal charges against Directors...

PDIC to pay Banco Filipino depositors

The Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation (PDIC) in a statement on Friday assured the public, particularly depositors of Banco Filipino, ...

BSP places Banco Filipino under PDIC receivership

The Monetary Board in its meeting on Thursday decided to place Banco Filipino Savings and Mortgage Bank (BF) under the receivership of the P...

Banco Filipino blames Bangko Sentral

All branches of Banco Filipino Savings & Mortgage Bank in Cebu and Dumaguete City were closed Tuesday, to the consternation of depositor...

Top 10 Richest People in the World 2011

Forbes.com recently released its list of the twenty (20) richest people in the world for 2010-2011. We're reposting the list for informa...

Aquino considers creation of Credit Card Info Bureau

President Benigno Aquino III believes that the creation of a Credit Card Information Bureau may solve the numerous complaints against credit...

SMC creates San Miguel Electric Corp.

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) is moving away from its traditional foods, drinks and packaging trades by creating a new power subsidiary—San M...

LGU employees to get salary increases in 2011

This good news will surely be the word-of-mouth of workers in local government units (LGU) tomorrow, January 3, their first day of work for ...

GSIS scraps stringent rules on survivorship pension

As our social responsibility, this blog advocated for the reversal of an earlier policy by the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) to...

TikTok and LunaTik Kits for the iPod Nano

Here are beautiful pieces of art that turn your iPod Nano into a wearable watch — the TikTok and LunaTik Multi-Touch Watch Kits. Too bad the...

Richard Branson's Project iPad Magazine Launched

Project, business tycoon and billionaire Richard Branson's iPad magazine, is already seen on the iTunes App Store in Europe, according t...