[Reuters] unit eyes solar panels - Inquirer link.reuters.com/vuk67s San Miguel sells 60 pct of Bank of Commerce - Inquirer link.reuters.com/tuk67s NOTE: Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. (Reporting by Erik dela Cruz)
[Reuters] would buy minority stakes worth a total $500 million in flag carrier PAL and a sister airline, Air Philippines Corp, with the deal giving San Miguel management control of the two airlines. (Reporting by Erik dela Cruz; Editing by Rosemarie Francisco)
[Reuters] - Manila's stock exchange is one of Asia's best performing this year, gaining around 15 percent. The main index, however, has pulled back from record highs hit last month. (Reporting by Erik dela Cruz; Editing by Nick Macfie)
[GMA News] - PNRI head Alumanda dela Cruz Dela Cruz reiterated that the North Korea rocket launch will not likely pose any direct nuclear threat to the Philippines. As a precaution, teams will be deployed to Cagayan province or to Virac in Catanduanes province
[Philippine Star] - Francis dela Cruz, Greenpeace public outreach coordinator, said coal power plants will not only pollute the air but would also be too expensive for the Philippines as the government would need to import coal to fuel the plants.