Data center firm Digital Edge enters the country

DIGITAL EDGE (Singapore) Holdings Pte. Ltd.’s new data center in Manila will be ready for service in March next year, it announced on Wednesday. The completion of the 10-megawatt data center “marks the debut of Digital Edge into the Philippine market,” the data center platform company said in an e-mailed statement. Digital Edge said it […]

TDF rates rise as inflation hits 14-year high in Nov.

BW FILE PHOTO YIELDS on the central bank’s term deposits rose on Wednesday as inflation hit a 14-year high in November, which may prompt the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) to continue raising borrowing costs. Demand for the BSP’s term deposit facility (TDF) reached P392.591 billion on Wednesday, below the P400 billion auctioned off by […]

Orange foliage emulated in autumn recipe

FALL is the season of bounty, commonly associated with orange pumpkins of all sizes. Chef-educator Margarita Marty brings the spirit of Autumn straight to the table through her very own Tortilla Leaves with Butternut Squash and Chickpea Dip. Marty, the chairperson of the Culinary Arts of the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde School of […]

PAL to link PHL, Western Australia with nonstop flights

Philippine Airlines (PAL) planes are seen parked on tarmac in Manila International Airport in Pasay city, Sept. 9, 2014. — REUTERS/ROMEO RANOCO/FILE PHOTO FLAG carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) said on Wednesday that it will launch regular services between Manila and Perth, the capital of Western Australia, starting in March next year. PAL said it aims […]

Apple scales back self-driving car and delays debut until 2026

APPLE, Inc. has scaled back ambitious self-driving plans for its future electric vehicle (EV) and postponed the car’s target launch date by about a year to 2026, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The car project, dubbed Titan inside the company, has been in limbo for the past several months as Apple executives […]

BPI looking to raise P5 billion from 1.5-year bonds next month

BANK of the Philippine Islands (BPI) is looking to raise P5 billion from 1.5-year bonds to be offered next month, with the proceeds to go to funding requirements for small businesses. The papers, called BPI Reinforcing Inclusive Support for MSMEs Bonds (BPI RISE Bonds), will be offered from Jan. 9-20, with listing targeted on Jan. […]