Alfredo Yao - updates

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How a street vendor grew up to become the Philippines’ Juice King

Oct 04, 2018 - 10:18 AM

For Zest-O founder Alfredo Yao, the hard work began when he was just 13 years old

AirAsia pushes back IPO, adds more A320s

Oct 28, 2015 - 4:21 PM

Meanwhile stockholders of Philippines AirAsia approve a P3 billion 64 13 million capital stock increase in 2016 for the lease of 5 additional aircraft

MERGER. The local affiliate of AirAsia Berhad is now called Philippines AirAsia, Incorporated -- a result of the merger between AirAsia, Incorporated and businessman Alfredo Yao’s Zest Airways, Incorporated

Business groups seek approval of road linking port of Manila to Skyway

Jul 12, 2015 - 11:17 PM

Half the current number of delivery trucks from the Port of Manila would use proposed elevated link to the Skyway stage 3 the PCCI says

Zest-O juice drinks to appear in the US soon

Mar 19, 2015 - 10:54 PM

A local beverage firm is drawing closer to acquiring a Texas factory to produce Zest O in the US

Zesto juice drinks are set to arrive in the US

The 'top 5' wishes of PH business for 2015

Jan 08, 2015 - 12:44 PM

Philippine business movers and shakers wish for peace risk mitigation rise of e commerce energy solutions and non politicized government decisions for 2015

LEADING THE COUNTRY. Business leaders share their wishes to improve the country's economic standing this year and even after President Benigno S. Aquino III's term ends in 2016.File photo from Malacanang Photo Bureau

New methodology in WB 'Doing Business' report draws flak

Oct 30, 2014 - 9:57 AM

The National Competitiveness Council says it will put in writing its complaint against the new methodology applied in the 2014 report which made it appear that the Philippines has slid in its ranking

AirAsia to move 3 international flights to NAIA3

Sep 11, 2014 - 11:40 AM

Budget carrier AirAsia will take advantage of the newly rehabilitated NAIA3 terminal

MANILA-BOUND. AirAsia flights will be from its new hub in Manila following decision to downsize operations in Clark. File photo by KD Suarez/Rappler

PH businessmen seek suspension of new rules on colorum operators

Jun 21, 2014 - 7:05 PM

The businessmen fear that higher fines against colorum operators at this time would lead to a truck shortage and hamper the delivery of perishable goods and raw materials

Yao consolidates beverage businesses under Maybank ATR

Jan 02, 2014 - 8:46 PM

Maybank ATR s new unit ARC Refreshments will obtain the operating assets of Asiawide Refreshments the licensed bottler of RC Cola in the Philippines

AirAsia Zest plane swerves off Kalibo runway

Dec 19, 2013 - 9:04 PM

Airport operations have resumed after the accident involving the Pudong bound plane affected 5 flights

STALLED. A plane of AirAsia Zest skidded off the run way of Kalibo airport.File photo by KD Suarez/Rappler

AirAsia seeks Congress' approval to take control of Zest Air

Oct 12, 2013 - 12:06 PM

Philippines AirAsia wants to hike its stake in Zest Air to 51

Zest-O's Yao group buys Maybank ATR Kim Eng

Sep 25, 2013 - 12:27 PM

The group of juice and airline magnate Alredo Yao is buying a controlling stake in Maybank ATR Kim Eng now a shell company

AirAsia PH to refund passengers

Sep 14, 2013 - 10:22 AM

AirAsia Philippines offers to refund passengers affected by move to suspend Clark flights

GOOD TIMES. AirAsia and Clark airport officials pour champagne on newly arrived Airbus A320 passenger aircraft on August 15, 2011. File Photo by AFP

Clark Airport supports AirAsia's move to NAIA

Sep 13, 2013 - 5:08 PM

Clark International Airport s president says he supports the move of AirAsia which is its biggest locator to move its hub to Manila

GOOD TIMES. AirAsia and Clark airport officials pour champagne on newly arrived Airbus A320 passenger aircraft on August 15, 2011. File Photo by AFP

AirAsia PH moves to Manila from Clark

Sep 13, 2013 - 3:48 PM

AirAsia s decision to move to congested NAIA and leave Clark which fits its business model of locating in secondary airports is months and millions of dollars in the making

MANILA-BOUND. AirAsia flights will be from its new hub in Manila following decision to downsize operations in Clark. File photo by KD Suarez/Rappler

AirAsia PH suspends some Clark flights

Sep 12, 2013 - 7:00 PM

AirAsia will suspend most of its flights from its Clark hub to financially support affiliate Zest Air

SACRIFICE. Some flights of AirAsia Philippines from Clark will be suspended so the budget carrier can financially support its partner, Zest Air. File photo by KD Suarez/Rappler

Zest Air losing P70M a day due to suspension

Aug 18, 2013 - 5:25 PM

Zest Air to appeal the suspension order Monday

GROUNDED. CAAP suspends Zest Air's permit to fly due to safety breaches. Photo by AFP

CAAP suspends Zest Air for safety violations

Aug 16, 2013 - 5:24 PM

The regulator says the Yao led airline s license is suspended until it undertakes corrective actions and complies with aviation safety standards

UNDER SURVEILLANCE. The aviation regulator closely monitors Zest Air operations following several cancelled flights. AFP Photo

Zest Air's new head introduces changes

Aug 05, 2013 - 12:57 PM

Zest Air names Michael Romero of the Philippines AirAsia group as chairman replacing Donald Dee who stepped down voluntarily

NEW OWNERS, IMPROVED SERVICES. ZestAir's new management promises improved maintenance services in a few weeks.

Zest Air under 'heightened' surveillance

Aug 02, 2013 - 5:34 PM

The aviation regulator puts budget carrier Zest Airways Inc under heightened surveillance due to flight cancellations caused by mechanical problems over the past few weeks

UNDER SURVEILLANCE. The aviation regulator closely monitors Zest Air operations following several cancelled flights. AFP Photo

Yao group gets $16-M from AirAsia-Zest Air deal

May 24, 2013 - 3:36 PM

Drinks turned airline businessman Alfredo Yao receives 16 million and a 13 stake in AirAsia Philippines

PARTNERS. The Philippine unit of Malaysia's AirAsia signs a share swap deal with the Yao family for a stake in Zest Air

AirAsia buying 49% of Zest Air

Mar 11, 2013 - 11:09 AM

The companies sign a strategic alliance partnership giving AirAsia Phils a stake in Zest Air

PARTNERS. The Philippine unit of Malaysia's AirAsia signs a share swap deal with the Yao family for a stake in Zest Air

Yao group to list RC Cola, Zest-O

Feb 19, 2013 - 3:58 PM

The group of former Ambassador Alfredo Yao plans to list its softdrink company RC Cola following the success of its initial public offering for Philippine National Bank

Zest Air to announce foreign partner end-Feb

Feb 19, 2013 - 1:42 PM

Zest Air the Philippines 4th largest airline may have a foreign owner before the end of February

PSE Oks P4-B IPO of Yao-led bank

Jan 17, 2013 - 12:18 PM

Philippine Business Bank will offer 103 33 million common shares to public investors for as much as P41 94 apiece

SEC OKs Yao-led thrift bank's P4-B IPO

Nov 09, 2012 - 3:20 PM

The maiden offer period will run from November 12 to 29 with listing tentatively set on November 23