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DMCI Holdings, Inc. is setting aside P40.7 billion in capital expenditures this year, the bulk of which will go into its property and integrated energy businesses, company officials said on Tuesday.
CONGLOMERATES are expected to register better financial results this year, as the country’s top firms proceed with expansion programs amid a new tax regime and challenges in their respective businesses.
DMCI Holdings, Inc. is setting aside P40.7 billion in capital expenditure this year, the bulk of which will go into its property and integrated energy businesses, company officials said on Tuesday, May 15.
Among the top performers, Bataan has the lowest poverty incidence at 2% in 2015. It was No. 7 among 79 provinces in 2006. It jumped to No. 1 in 2015 from No. 7 among 79 provinces in 2006. It also posted among the fastest reduction of poor between 2006 and 2015 at -74%. NCR hardly reduced its poverty incidence.
Consunji-led conglomerate DMCI Holdings saw a 5-percent year-on-year growth in first quarter net profit to P4.3 billion on higher earnings from coal mining, water and construction businesses.
DMCI HOLDINGS, Inc. posted a first-quarter net income of P4.3 billion, up 5% compared with the P4.1 billion in the same period last year, with higher coal prices offsetting the setback in the power business.
COAL-POWERED Barangay Semirara can afford to build amenities few villages in the country get to enjoy, like an Olympic-size swimming pool. —Rey A. Peñaflorida/Contributor
CHINESE nationals are adding fuel to residential condominium demand, as property developers look to add record new supply in Metro Manila this year.
CLARK, PAMPANGA — Some of the country’s largest companies have teamed up to establish the country’s first private sector-run national emergency operations center (EOC), which is set to complement the efforts of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council.
DMCI Mining Corp. on Friday said that it is expecting “modest growth,” even as it awaits the resolution of its appeals to the Office of the President to reopen its nickel mines in Zambales.
CONSUNJI-LED DMCI Power Corp. has set aside around P160 million to acquire seven new diesel generating sets for its Masbate and Palawan operations, its parent firm told the stock exchange on Monday.
Consunji-led DMCI Power Corp. has set aside around P160 million to acquire seven new diesel generating sets for its Masbate and Palawan operations, its parent firm told the stock exchange on Monday, March 19.
SEMIRARA MINING and Power Corp. is proposing an alternative “win-win” solution to the government after asserting its right to be exempted from paying the excise tax on coal.
THE construction arm of DMCI Holdings, Inc. nearly doubled its newly awarded projects last year, with the higher cost of construction materials prompting an increase in the real estate business’ selling prices even as demand continues to be robust.
EARNINGS of DMCI Holdings, Inc. climbed last year, buoyed by the double-digit growth of the coal energy, real estate and construction segments, as well as the recovery of the nickel mining business.
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