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  • 2022’s top-paid professionals: pilots, developers, mathematicians — PSA
    by BusinessWorld on September 22, 2023 at 11:53 am

    AIRCRAFT pilots, software developers, and mathematicians were among the top-paying jobs in 2022, data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) showed. In the 2022 Occupational Wages Survey by the PSA, aircraft pilots and related professionals had the highest average monthly wage at P135,363, […]

  • Crypto play-to-earn game craze highlights urgent need for awareness — expert
    by BusinessWorld on September 22, 2023 at 11:48 am

    MANY FILIPINOS have fallen victim to the fanfare of play-to-earn games enabled by cryptocurrency due to a lack of awareness, according to an expert.

  • First Atkins Group completes land purchase for its 8th cold storage
    by BusinessWorld on September 22, 2023 at 10:00 am

    The First Atkins Group continues its commitment to promoting food sufficiency as it unveils plans for its 8th cold storage facility. First Atkins Holdings Corp. (FAHC), through its subsidiary First Inland Kingdom Realty Corp. (FIKRC), has successfully acquired a 34,558-square-meter (3.46 hectares) […]

  • Philippines approves GSK anti-shingles vaccine
    by BusinessWorld on September 22, 2023 at 8:54 am

    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a vaccine for the prevention of shingles, a viral infection caused by the same virus that causes chickenpox, biopharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) announced on Thursday. The GSK shingles vaccine is administered intramuscularly in two […]

  • PHL tourism’s carbon emissions jump amid travel resurgence
    by BusinessWorld on September 22, 2023 at 7:46 am

    The Philippine tourism industry saw a substantial 75% increase in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from petroleum and electricity usage in 2022, coinciding with the post-pandemic resurgence of travel activities. Preliminary data from the Philippine Statistics Agency (PSA) showed that CO2 emissions […]

  • Teeing off to success: OA Global Dominion Cup 2023
    by BusinessWorld on September 22, 2023 at 5:00 am

    The first-ever golf event organized by Global Dominion Financing, Inc., the “OA Global Dominion Cup 2023!” was held at Valley Golf Antipolo in Rizal. Beyond the captivating greens and serene landscapes, this event was a tribute to partnerships and shared passions. With the added allure of […]

  • Australia posts first budget surplus in 15 years as tax revenues soar
    by BusinessWorld on September 22, 2023 at 4:00 am

    SYDNEY – Australia on Friday recorded a final budget surplus of A$22.1 billion ($14.2 billion) for the year to June 2023, five times earlier estimates, as strong jobs growth and bumper mining profits helped the country post the first surplus in 15 years. Figures from the Treasury showed the […]

  • Indonesia’s rainforest seen at risk from 2024 election handouts
    by BusinessWorld on September 22, 2023 at 3:55 am

    KUALA LUMPUR – Indonesia’s elections next year are likely to spur deforestation as politicians seek campaign funds from businesses in return for easier access to rich natural resources, environmentalists say. The Southeast Asian nation, the world’s third-largest democracy, will hold a general […]

  • China’s AI ‘war of a hundred models’ heads for a shakeout
    by BusinessWorld on September 22, 2023 at 3:48 am

    HONG KONG – China’s craze over generative artificial intelligence has triggered a flurry of product announcements from startups and tech giants on an almost daily basis, but investors are warning a shakeout is imminent as cost and profit pressures grow. The buzz in China, first ignited by the […]

  • Warner Bros to expand British studios’ production capacity by over 50%
    by BusinessWorld on September 22, 2023 at 3:44 am

    Warner Bros Discovery on Thursday said it planned to expand production capacity at its Leavesden studios near London by more than 50%, adding 10 new sound stages to the facility where much of the “Barbie” blockbuster and HBO’s “House of the Dragon” were filmed. The project, announced […]

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