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June 21, 2018 11:05 AM Neda endorses 5-year export plan to Duterte

Thr proposed plan to boost the country’s exports will ensure targets in the Philippine Development Plan 2017-2022 are met, the National Economic and Development Authority said Thursday. The Economic Development Cluster endorsed the Philippine Export Development Plan 2018-2022 for the approval of President Rodrigo Duterte. The PEDP 2018-2022 is a five-year 3

June 13, 2018 6:35 AM Electronics manufacturers 'willing to live with' 10 pct income tax

MANILA -- Electronics manufacturers are "willing to live with" a 10-percent corporate income tax rate instead of 15 percent as proposed by the government under the second tranche of reforms, an industry group said Wednesday. A 15-percent corporate income tax may drive up costs by as much as 40 percent, the Semiconductor and Electronics Industries of the Philippines 11

June 12, 2018 12:50 PM DTI expects Philippine exports to bounce back in Q2

The Department of Trade and Industry is optimistic Philippine exports will recover in the second quarter of 2017 after a notable decline in the previous months. Trade and marketing and promotions bureau chief Senen Perlada said exporters of non-electronics products had put in extra efforts to rebound from the decline in the months of February, March 6

June 8, 2018 3:12 AM Australia PM wants to question Zuckerberg for deals with Chinese firms

Australia has 15 million Facebook users. Its lawmakers wants the Facebook CEO to explain why it shared data with Chinese device makers SYDNEY, Australia – Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull would "love" Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg to be grilled by Australian lawmakers, he said Thursday, in the wake of revelations the tech giant allowed Chinese smartphone 8

May 23, 2018 5:50 AM Tech parts giant wants to hire 8,000 Filipino workers this year

LIPA, Batangas -- Taiwan's New Kinpo Group said Wednesday it planned to nearly double its workforce in the Philippines, as it sees revenues from its electronic parts factories reaching $1 billion by 2020. The company which operates one of the world's largest calculator factories hopes to hire 8,000 workers, including close to 1,000 engineers, bringing 22

May 16, 2018 8:53 AM Taiwanese electronics firm to hire 16,000 more Filipinos

MANILA - A Taiwanese electronics manufacturing firm said Wednesday its expansion in the Philippines would generate 16,000 more jobs this year. New Kinpo Group, whose clients include Casio and Toshiba, currently employs 10,000 people in its 4 factories in the Philippines, said its CEO, Simon Shen. "Philippines encountered competition from Indonesia, Vietnam 8

May 14, 2018 6:08 AM Snoopy joining Sony? Music unit buying stake in Peanuts

Snoopy, right, throws out the ceremonial first pitch while Charlie Brown looks on prior to the New York Mets playing the Houston Astros in a baseball game at Citi Field in New York in this 2009 file photo. (AP) Japanese electronics maker Sony Corp.’s music unit said Monday that it is buying a stake in Peanuts Holdings, the company behind Snoopy and Charlie 9

May 9, 2018 6:59 AM China's Alibaba buys Pakistan e-commerce firm Daraz

SHANGHAI - Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba said Wednesday it had purchased leading Pakistani online retailer Daraz, continuing its overseas expansion by gaining a foothold in the growing South Asian consumer market. The move came after Alibaba announced in March a doubling of its investment in Southeast Asian e-commerce firm Lazada. China is seeking 7

April 23, 2018 6:21 AM Apple’s 4-inch iPhone SE 2 could launch in May

Reports say it would have specs in line with the iPhone 7, including an A10 Fusion chipset reveals Apple could be launching the iPhone SE 2, an upgraded model of the previous iPhone SE, as early as next month. Macotakara, who spoke to iPhone casemakers at the Global Sources Mobile Electronics 2018 show in Hong Kong, said that existing iPhone SE cases 23

April 12, 2018 12:18 PM FEU grad tops 2018 Electronics Engineer licensure exams

The (PRC) on Wednesday announced that 1,208 out of 2,663 examinees passed the April 2018 Electronics Engineer (ECE) Licensure Examinations, posting a national passing rate of 45.36%. Far Eastern University – Institute of Technology graduate Mark Eullysis Alzaga led the passers with a rating of 93.30%, the PRC said. University of the Philippines – Diliman 5