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Ayala launches pandemic recovery program for 250,000 SMEs

May 26, 2020 - 2:21 PM

The Ayala Enterprise Circle gives small businesses access to the Ayala group's offerings, mentorship from industry leaders, online dialogues and classes, as well as co-marketing opportunities

Duterte apologizes to Ayalas, MVP: Forgive me for the 'hurting words'

May 05, 2020 - 12:59 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte also tells big business: 'I can promise you, I'll be nice'

APOLOGY. President Rodrigo Duterte gives updates on the government's efforts in addressing the coronavirus disease on May 4, 2020. Malacañang photo

Ayala to consolidate power, water, infrastructure businesses

Apr 20, 2020 - 1:45 PM

Ayala's power, water, and infrastructure businesses will all be under a new holding company called AC Energy and Infrastructure Corporation

Ayala group allots P2.4 billion for coronavirus response

Mar 18, 2020 - 11:40 AM

All employees under or linked to the Ayala group, including displaced construction workers, security guards, and retail workers, will receive wages during the Luzon lockdown

Manila Water employees jittery over Razon’s entry

Feb 06, 2020 - 8:27 PM

(UPDATED) Manila Water's employees want to hear big news direct from management rather than the media

Duterte orders review of UP-Ayala technohub deal

Jan 23, 2020 - 3:34 PM

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo, who recommended the review, says President Rodrigo Duterte wants the contract carefully studied

UP FOR REVIEW. The Ayala group faces another possible legal battle after Malacañang says it will review its lease contract from the UP-Ayala Land Technohub site. Photo from WikiCommons

Ayala Corp net income up 16% in 2017

Mar 12, 2018 - 4:16 PM

The net income of the Ayala Group's holding firm hits P30.3 billion in 2017, with Ayala Land leading the subsidiaries

Manila Water expands into Thailand

Feb 19, 2018 - 5:25 PM

The Ayala-led water distributor takes an 18.72% stake in Thailand's East Water which holds concession contracts to operate in 11 locations

Ayala Land net income up 21% in 2017

Feb 14, 2018 - 6:15 PM

The property developer reports a bottom line of P25.3 billion in 2017 compared to the P20.9 billion recorded in 2016

Ayala-led IMI's net income rises by 21% in acquisition-filled 2017

Feb 07, 2018 - 3:45 PM

The global manufacturer's revenue is also up $1.09 billion for 2017, with two major European acquisitions bringing in a combined $193.9 million

BPI net income up slightly to P22.42 billion in 2017

Feb 05, 2018 - 7:20 PM

The Ayala-led bank's net income for the entire 2017 inches up by 1.7%, lifted by its 4th quarter net income which grew 14.9%

Ayala Land net income up 18% in 1st 9 months

Nov 07, 2017 - 5:35 PM

The property developer posts a net income of P17.8 billion for the January to September period

IMI hits net income of $24.1M for first 9 months of 2017

Nov 03, 2017 - 7:42 PM

The manufacturing arm of the Ayala group sees its two recent acquisitions contribute a combined $136.2 million in revenues

A history of trust: The Philippines' first bank

Aug 14, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) is 166 years old this year. Its history of trust is closely intertwined with the Philippines’ narrative of progress and development

Ayala Corp net income up 9.1% to P15.1 billion in 1st half of 2017

Aug 14, 2017 - 12:10 AM

BPI is the Ayala Group s top earner for the period followed by Ayala Land

The legend of Mariano Que

Apr 25, 2017 - 6:25 PM

In a way it is impossible to talk about Philippine medicine without mentioning Mariano Que Yet so little was known of the man who built Mercury Drug

PASSING. Founder of Mercury Drug, Mariano Que, passed away last week, as reported on the company's Facebook page on April 14, 2017.

Story of Zalora deal points way for Ayala Corp’s dive into digital future

Apr 21, 2017 - 10:39 PM

Ayala Corp sees the move not just as an entry into ecommerce but as the foundation for logistics The deal itself shows how the conglomerate’s size and diversity helps it capitalize on new trends

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Dec 19, 2016 - 11:06 AM

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Puregold about to close deal with supermarket chain

Jun 26, 2015 - 7:15 PM

If the deal pushes through it would boost Puregold s presence in areas it is not yet heavily represented in

Ayala group dominates 2014 PSE Bell Awards

Nov 11, 2014 - 1:49 PM

Three listed firms under the Ayala group of companies are this year s Bell Awards recipients

BELL AWARDEES. Companies under the Ayala group dominates this year's Philippine Stock Exchange Bell Awards.

DOTC insists TriNoma is the LRT-MRT common station site

Aug 22, 2014 - 12:58 PM

The agency is also still looking for a ‘win win’ solution pending its appeal to lift the TRO issued by the Supreme Court

DOTC appeals SC TRO on transfer of LRT-MRT common station

Aug 15, 2014 - 2:56 PM

The DOTC says it has submitted its comments on time through the Office of the Solicitor General

SM group lukewarm on proposed ‘mini’ LRT-MRT common station

Aug 06, 2014 - 7:51 PM

The Henry Sy led company says it only heard about the proposal from the media and it has not been formally informed

DOTC eyes ‘mini’ LRT-MRT common station to appease SM group

Aug 05, 2014 - 9:33 PM

The Japan International Cooperation Agency is studying if the LRT 1 MRT 3 and MRT 7 traffic will not be affected by the proposed “mini station” in front of SM City North EDSA DOTC says

SC halts transfer of LRT-MRT common station to TriNoma

Aug 01, 2014 - 2:28 PM

The High Court has given the DOTC and the Light Rail Transit Authority 10 days to respond to claims they have violated a 2009 MOA with SM Prime Holdings Inc

MPIC to finalize location of LRT-MRT common station

Jul 28, 2014 - 12:12 PM

The company is studying if building the common station in front of Ayala’s Trinoma mall is more advantageous to commuters businesses

SM’s petition for TRO on MRT-LRT common station denied

Jul 01, 2014 - 6:19 PM

Despite the absence of a temporary restraining order the Henry Sy led group says it will still pursue the case against the government

Why SM is after the MRT-LRT common station

Jun 14, 2014 - 5:46 PM

Saying it has a valid contract with government the company will fight tooth and nail for the station which is expected to bring high foot traffic to its largest mall in the Philippines

MRT-LRT single ticketing contract goes to MPIC-Ayala

Jan 31, 2014 - 3:22 PM

The P1 72 billion deal will allow the consortium to expand the use of its tap and go cards on buses and at malls and convenience stores

CONTRACT EARNED. The project went to AF Consortium led by Metro Pacific Investments Corporation (MPIC) and the Ayala Group. Photo obtained from the PPP Center

Globe launches mobile services in Italy

Nov 25, 2013 - 6:46 PM

The telco expands its overseas presence by offering call SMS load up and mobile data services in Italy

Rappler Newscast | October 7, 2013

Oct 07, 2013 - 9:33 PM

Hong Kong journalists kicked out of APEC for shouting at Aquino PH upholds freedom to navigate South China Sea despite China s warning

Ayala, Lopez groups want Bayantel's debt restructured

May 30, 2013 - 5:09 PM

The groups file a motion before the rehabilitation court seeking the restructuring of Bayantel s 423 3 M debt

Mall in the middle: Cast of the SM Aura soap

May 26, 2013 - 11:03 PM

The soap opera that is SM Aura Premier revolves around 4 main characters BCDA the Ayala s the Sy s and Taguig City

Myanmar is last piece of Asean puzzle - Ayala

Apr 19, 2013 - 6:44 PM

The top officials of Ayala Corp citing having a foothold in Vietnam and Indonesia consider Myanmar as the last piece on the Asean puzzle

LONG-TERM PLAYERS. Brothers Fernando (left) and Jaime (right) Zobel de Ayala say they are particularly interested in looking for opportunities in real estate and banking. Photo by Aya Lowe

'Keep our nation strong'

Feb 14, 2013 - 8:03 PM

Ayala s chairman emeritus challenges alumni of the Ayala Young Leaders Congress AYLC to be servant leaders

Allied Bank-ICBC talks 'speculative' - Lucio Tan grp

Jan 03, 2013 - 8:36 PM

No move to revive talks with Chinese banking giant Industrial and Commercial Bank of China ICBC after talks with Ayala led Bank of the Philippine Islands BPI failed Lucio Tan led Allied Bank says