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UK car sector warns 1 in 6 jobs in virus danger

Jun 24, 2020 - 8:45 AM

Britain's carmakers are ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic, with the sector already shedding more than 6,000 jobs in June 2020

New Jaguar cars are pictured on the forecourt of a Jaguar Land Rover new car show room in Tonbridge, south east England, on May 24, 2020. - Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), owned by India's Tata Motors, was on Sunday said to be in talks with Britain's government in the hope of to securing a loan following a drop in sales due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. (Photo by Ben STANSALL / AFP)

Fearing no-deal Brexit, UK carmakers slam brakes on investment

Jul 31, 2019 - 11:15 PM

New investment in the United Kingdom's automotive industry plummets by 70% in the 1st half of 2019

(FILES) In this file photo taken on March 06, 2017 Opel cars are prepared for distribution at Vauxhall's production plant in Ellesmere Port, in Cheshire, north-west England. - French carmaker PSA warned it could shut down a plant in northwest England if the factory becomes unprofitable because of Brexit, the Financial Times reported on July 29, 2019. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP)

One dead, suspect surrenders after U.S. supermarket hostage drama

Jul 22, 2018 - 9:26 AM

(4th UPDATE) The lone fatality is a woman shot in the Trader Joe's supermarket who was declared dead on the spot

BARRICADE. Police officers guard a supermarket with a barricaded suspect in Silverlake, Los Angeles, on July 21, 2018, A suspect was barricaded inside a supermarket in the US city of Los Angeles on Saturday, police said, in what US media reported was a possible hostage situation. Robyn Beck / AFP

Filipino Islam will outlast its fanatics

Jun 07, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Business will eventually prevail over fundamentalist garbage and push it out of these trading zones

Anti-Fisheries Code protest undermines fight vs illegal fishing

Jul 24, 2015 - 7:56 PM

The amended Fisheries Code has saved the Philippines from losing billions of pesos in fish exports to the European Union groups remind those against the new rules

NFA Council names OIC

Oct 01, 2014 - 5:02 PM

Efren Sabong the NFA Officer in Charge has served the agency in various capacities in central and field offices since 1986

Trader faces charges for P55-M fake goods

May 29, 2014 - 2:33 PM

The owner of Clurky Trading brought in 3 container vans of counterfeit Levi s Adidas and Aeropostale apparel

SMUGGLING. Customs Chief John Sevilla says the Philippines should not be a dumping ground for smuggled substandard products. Rappler file photo

Singson to traders: Maximize Manila's 5-hour window for trucks

Mar 18, 2014 - 4:18 PM

The DPWH chief says the negotiated hours of 10 am to 3 pm for trucks to ply Manila are already sufficient

BANNED. Manila traffic enforcers tow a truck on the first day of the city's daytime truck ban. Photo by Jose Del/Rappler

Myanmar police say bomb caused Yangon hotel blast

Oct 15, 2013 - 1:34 PM

Myanmar police confirm that a bomb caused the blast at the Traders Hotel in Yangon

BOMB BLAST. Myanmar police confirmed a bomb caused a blast at the Traders Hotel in Yangon

Ex-Goldman trader to pay $500,000 fine in fraud case

Sep 01, 2013 - 10:15 AM

A US court orders a former Goldman Sachs trader to pay 500 000 for fraud for fabricating and concealing 8 3 million in trades from his former employer

TRADERS. This is the headquarters of investment banking and securities firm Goldman Sachs in lower Manhattan, New York. Photo from AFP acquires Pinoy Auto Trader site

Jul 04, 2013 - 12:37 AM

Buy and sell website Sulit com ph completes the acquisition of online automotive hub Pinoy Auto Trader

DONE DEAL. Executives of buy-and-sell website pose after completing the acquisition of online automotive hub Pinoy Auto Trader. Photo courtesy of

Ex-Goldman trader charged in $8-B rogue trade

Apr 04, 2013 - 7:23 AM

Matthew Marshall Taylor pleads guilty to fraud linked to a scheme to hide an unauthorized 8 billion futures bet he made at Goldman Sachs

TRADERS. This is the headquarters of investment banking and securities firm Goldman Sachs in lower Manhattan, New York. Photo from AFP

BIR files tax evasion raps vs gold trader

Jan 03, 2013 - 8:01 PM

The BIR charges Teofilo Oraa a trader who sells gold to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas with tax evasion over an alleged unpaid tax liability of P731 67 million in 2009

PH red onion imports arrive to meet yuletide needs

Dec 10, 2012 - 12:28 PM

Filipinos consume an average of 7 000 to 8 000 metric tons MT of mixed red and white onions in a month

SUPPLY. Filipinos consume an average of 7,000 to 8,000 metric tons (MT) of mixed red and white onions in a month. Photo by AFP

Slaughterhouse-bound dogs rescued in Cavite

Oct 17, 2012 - 3:37 PM

The dogs were rescued when they were on their way to the slaughterhouse and then markets in Baguio

RESCUED DOGS guarded by police inside a truck. Photo courtesy of AKF

UBS 'rogue trader' set for trial in London

Sep 10, 2012 - 9:50 AM

A trader accused of losing 2 3 B in a fraud at UBS goes on trial in London

Asian markets boosted by German support for eurozone

Aug 17, 2012 - 3:06 PM

German Chancellor Angela Merkel voiced strong support for the eurozone giving a boost to global markets