Del Monte - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Del Monte


SEC approves planned IPO of Del Monte Philippines

May 24, 2018 - 6:00 PM

The local unit of Del Monte Pacific Limited plans to sell 587.437 million secondary shares at an offer price of up to P29.88 per share

Del Monte Philippines plans P16.7-billion IPO

Feb 06, 2018 - 3:21 PM

The local unit of fruit grower and canner Del Monte Pacific is the first company to file for an initial public offering (IPO) with the Securities and Exchange Commission this 2018

3 dead, 33 hurt in Bulacan water tank explosion

Oct 06, 2017 - 10:40 AM

(UPDATED) A water tank collapses and explodes in Barangay Muzon in San Jose del Monte City, Bulacan, at 3:30 am on Friday

COLLAPSED WATER TANK. Scene of the Crime Operatives (SOCO) check the site of the collapsed water tank in Barangay Muzon, San Jose del Monte in Bulacan on October 6, 2017. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Providing medical services for relocated informal settlers

Aug 13, 2017 - 4:00 PM

Only around three small operational medical facilities exist in Towerville San Jose Del Monte Bulacan

TOWERVILLE. JCI Manila and other partner groups help renovate one of the three medical facilities in Towerville, San Jose del Monte, Bulacan. Photo courtesy of Robin Garcia

Duterte to let Dominguez handle BIR infighting

Aug 03, 2017 - 11:02 AM

The President prefers to let Finance Secretary Sonny Dominguez handle the mess saying he ll only step in if there is a compelling reason to do so

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shares a light moment with Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) officers on the sidelines of the agency's 113th Founding Anniversary celebration at its national office in Quezon City on August 2, 2017. Also in the photo is BIR Commissioner Caesar Dulay. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

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Aug 03, 2017 - 11:00 AM

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BIR-Del Monte tax issue: More questions than answers

Aug 02, 2017 - 1:01 PM

After two hearings Congress still has no adequate answers as to why the BIR accepted P65 4 million to settle 3 years of tax discrepancies valued at P8 7 billion

DOJ offers witness protection to father of Bulacan massacre victims

Jul 07, 2017 - 10:20 AM

Once admitted into the state s Witness Protection Program Dexter Carlos will also get shelter and livelihood assistance

WITNESS BENEFITS. Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II meets with Dexter Carlos on July 6, 2017 for his admission into the Witness Protection Program (WPP). Photo courtesy of DOJ

Police in Bulacan massacre go for bankrupt narrative about drugs

Jul 03, 2017 - 1:00 PM

The police follow President Duterte s reasoning about the depravity of drug addicts except the suspect in this horrific crime tests negative for drugs

Del Monte sells 20 million shares of dollar-denominated offer

Apr 12, 2017 - 3:55 PM

The shares have been issued and listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange since April 7

Del Monte Pacific lists the first dollar denominated shares in the Philippines

Apr 07, 2017 - 7:24 PM

The company seeks to raise funds in order to refinance a 350 million bridge loan from BDO Unibank Inc

Del Monte Pacific issues US-dollar shares

Mar 29, 2017 - 2:39 PM

Retail investors can acquire shares for a minimum of 1000 with an annual dividend rate of 6 625

DMPL Senior Vice President Gabriel Lim presents the terms of the public offer

When Filipino firms expand abroad, it's not always rosy

Mar 26, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Del Monte Pacific among the first Filipino owned firms in recent years to buy companies abroad shares challenges and plans

LIVE: Nigella Lawson in Manila

Sep 05, 2016 - 2:44 PM

The renowned food host is launching a partnership with a new brand in the Philippines Bookmark this page to follow Rappler s live blog on Tuesday September 6 at 11 am

Adventures in the kitchen: ‘Meals bring family together’

Mar 16, 2016 - 5:06 PM

3 moms share what home cooked meals mean to their family Check out what people had to say on what excites them to ComeHome during the conversation last Friday

Italian firm to invest P1B in tomato paste production

Mar 19, 2015 - 8:16 PM

Despite this production not nearly enough to meet the huge demand for tomato paste

Del Monte to raise P94M from follow-on offering

Oct 15, 2014 - 5:01 PM

Proceeds from the fund raising activity will be used to partially repay short term existing debts incurred when the firm acquired Del Monte Foods Inc

SEC approves P10.5B of IPOs, follow on offering

Oct 13, 2014 - 12:31 PM

SSI Group Xurpas and Phoenix’s initial public offerings plus Del Monte’s follow on offering are approved en banc by the Securities and Exchange Commission

Communist rebels raid two Philippine plantations in one day

Aug 24, 2014 - 4:22 PM

Communist insurgents raided two banana plantations in one day in the southern Philippines in some of their most brazen attacks for months in the face of recent setbacks

SHOW OF FORCE. New People's Army rebels in Compostela Valley. File photo by Karlos Manlupig

Rebels kill 2 Del Monte workers in Bukidnon raid

Jul 18, 2014 - 10:53 AM

Members of the New People s Army kill a security guard and a warehouse caretaker and burn farm equipment workers motorcycles and their bunkhouses during the raid

Del Monte Q3 profit down 13%

Oct 25, 2013 - 1:43 PM

Acquisition and listing fees pull down the 3rd quarter net income of local fruit grower and canner Del Monte Pacific

Del Monte Pacific to buy US food brands

Oct 11, 2013 - 5:15 PM

Del Monte Pacific will buy the consumer food business of US corporation Del Monte Foods Company for nearly 1 7 billlion

Del Monte denies deal talks with Suntory

Jul 19, 2013 - 1:28 PM

Del Monte Pacific Ltd denies reports it is the target of an acquisition move by Japanese firm Suntory

Del Monte to focus on branded products

Jun 10, 2013 - 4:02 PM

The food and beverage giant wants to sell more branded products to boost sales revenue

BRANDED. Food and beverage giant Del Monte Pacific Ltd. (DMPL) says it wants to focus on branded products more. Photo by Lean Santos/Rappler

Del Monte now listed in both PH, Singapore exchanges

Jun 10, 2013 - 11:20 AM

Del Monte officials cite the Philippines good economic prospects and increased liquidity at the PSE as reasons for returning home

LISTED. Food and beverage giant Del Monte Pacific Ltd. (DMPL) is now listed in the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE). Photo by Lean Santos/Rappler

Del Monte to list shares on PSE in June

May 29, 2013 - 11:11 AM

The company receives PSE and SEC approvals in principle to list its shares by way of introduction

GOING PUBLIC. Del Monte receives PSE and SEC approvals 'in principle' to list its shares by way of introduction

Imelda Papin cries over lifted DQ

Apr 25, 2013 - 3:56 PM

Singer Imelda Papin sheds tears of joy after the Comelec reversed her disqualification

Cops arrest 3 rebels behind Del Monte raid

Mar 01, 2013 - 8:00 PM

Police said the 3 were arrested in separate operations in Bukidnon

File photo by John Javellana

NPA raid a warning to plantations - NDF

Feb 20, 2013 - 6:01 PM

The rebel attacks in a Del Monte plantation destroyed an office warehouses and heavy equipment

Del Monte beefs up Bukidnon security measures

Feb 20, 2013 - 1:29 PM

Del Monte Philippines said it has reinforced security measures at its pineapple and canning operations in Bukidnon after a rebel attack

File photo by John Javellana

1 dead in NPA attack in Bukidnon

Feb 19, 2013 - 11:11 PM

About 150 rebels stormed Camp Philips of Del Monte Philippines in Bukidnon and engaged security personnel in a gunfight

File photo by John Javellana

SC stops fixed salary scheme for buses

Jul 10, 2012 - 5:03 PM

The SC gives DOLE and LTFRB 10 days to file their comments