Mondelez to Grow its Biscuit Business in the Philippines

Mondelez to Grow its Biscuit Business in the Philippines

Mondelez Philippines announced that it is expanding its snack products portfolio by entering the fast-growing and high-penetration cracker segment of the biscuits category in the Philippines. Traditionally, Mondelez Philippines’ growth has been led by the Powdered...
Japan to Export Defense Radar System to the Philippines

Japan to Export Defense Radar System to the Philippines

The Philippine Department of National Defense (DND) formally signed a contract to purchase an air surveillance radar system from Japan’s Mitsubishi Electric Corp. (MEC). The acquisition of the air surveillance radar system is part of the horizon 2 modernization...
Sumitomo Investing in New Wire Harness Factory in the Philippines

Sumitomo Investing in New Wire Harness Factory in the Philippines

Sumitomo Wiring Systems, Ltd., a subsidiary of Japan’s Sumitomo Electric, is investing in a wiring harness manufacturing facility in Pangasinan that would generate 10,000 jobs upon becoming fully operational. Sumitomo broke grounds on September 16, 2020 for this...
Infrastructure Investments to Aid in Philippine Economic Recovery

Infrastructure Investments to Aid in Philippine Economic Recovery

The Philippine government is pushing infrastructure development under the administration’s flagship “Build, Build, Build” program to help the country’s economy recover from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Philippine President Rodrigo...
Dito Telecommunity Partners with Fortinet as Security Service Provider

Dito Telecommunity Partners with Fortinet as Security Service Provider

Dito Telecommunity, a joint venture between Dennis Uy’s Udenna Corporation and China Telecoms which is going to be the Philippines’ third telecommunications provider, has announced a partnership with California-based Fortinet, a multinational cybersecurity products...
New Study to Help Grow Exports of Philippine Products to EFTA Nations

New Study to Help Grow Exports of Philippine Products to EFTA Nations

The Department of Trade and Industry’s Export Marketing Bureau (EMB) inked a tripartite agreement with the Swiss Embassy in Manila and the Swiss Import Promotion Program (SIPPO), for conducting a market study with the objective of enhancing the Philippines’ trade with...
Century Pacific Food Extends Partnership with Regional Coconut Player

Century Pacific Food Extends Partnership with Regional Coconut Player

Century Pacific Food Inc (CNPF), one of the Philippines’ leading food companies, has recently signed a long-term contract as original equipment manufacturer (OEM) for the Linaco Group, a leading regional coconut producer headquartered in Malaysia. Linaco’s high-value...
Citicore to Ramp Up Solar Projects in the Next Five Years

Citicore to Ramp Up Solar Projects in the Next Five Years

Citicore Renewable Energy Corporation (Citicore), a subsidiary of Philippine renewable energy company Citicore Power, targets to ramp up its solar farm developments for an aggregate capacity that will reach 1,500 megawatts (MW) in the next five years. According to the...