San Miguel Philippines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on San Miguel Philippines


Jeff Chan reaches 5,000 career points milestone

Nov 06, 2018 - 11:40 PM

The ‘Negros Sniper’ is the 91st player to tally 5,000 points in his PBA career

5,000. Jeff Chan earns a personal bonus after Ginebra took home the win and the semis spot at the expense of the NLEX Road Warriors. Photo courtesy of the PBA media group.

Brownlee's naturalization in the works with filing of House bill

Aug 15, 2018 - 5:39 PM

House Bill No. 8106 endorses the Barangay Ginebra import to become a naturalized Filipino

PINOY AT HEART. Justin Brownlee had previously expressed his desire to become a naturalized Filipino. Photo from PBA Images

[Newspoint] Not a nice way to go

Jul 22, 2017 - 5:00 PM

The question is Has Ramon Ang come to rescue the Inquirer and its tradition of independence or its bullied owners or has he done so to further curry favor with the president?

CA stops PCC review of San Miguel telco buyout deal

Aug 30, 2016 - 5:53 PM

UPDATED The Court of Appeals also orders PLDT to post a P1 million cash bond to answer for whatever damages the respondent PCC will suffer should this court decide that PLDT is not entitled to the relief

KEY PLAYERS. (from left) PLDT head Manuel V. Pangilinan, Philippine Competition Commission Chairman Arsenio Balisacan, and Globe chief Ernest Cu are at an impasse over the San Miguel telco buyout. File photos

PLDT, Globe seek TRO against PCC over San Miguel telco buyout

Jul 12, 2016 - 4:25 PM

UPDATED The Philippine Competition Commission says it is disappointed that the telcos are blocking a comprehensive review of the deal

FACES STERN TEST. PCC Chairman Balisacan (center) tells PLDT head Pangilinan (left) and Globe chief Cu (right) that they cannot proceed with the terms of the deal until the agency approves their report

Slaughter, Tenorio lead Ginebra past Meralco

Apr 14, 2016 - 12:34 AM

Ginebra s import Othyus Jeffers also played well with a near triple double

5140 - GIN (20) Greg Slaughter Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PLDT, Globe shares up, SMC down after Telstra talks collapse

Mar 14, 2016 - 1:53 PM

The two telco giants say they re not changing their strategy following the end of the San Miguel Corporation Telstra talks

MIXED SENTIMENTS. Shares of Globe and PLDT went up after the announcement of the collapsed joint venture talks between Telstra and San Miguel

San Miguel Corp, Telstra end joint venture plan

Mar 14, 2016 - 8:39 AM

Even without Telstra San Miguel says it will still switch on a superior telecommunications network as scheduled

NO DEAL. Both Telstra's Andrew Penn (left) and San Miguel's Ramon Ang (right) say they did not agree on commercial arrangements

LIVE BLOG: Alaska vs San Miguel – 2016 PBA Philippine Cup Finals Game 6

Jan 29, 2016 - 2:05 PM

The San Miguel Beermen want to force Game 7 while the Alaska Aces hope to drop the balloons tonight

LIVE BLOG: Alaska vs San Miguel – 2016 PBA Philippine Cup Finals Game 5

Jan 27, 2016 - 11:51 AM

The Aces will try to end the series and win their 15th franchise title while the Beermen hope to extend the series again

HIGHLIGHTS: Alaska vs San Miguel – 2016 PBA Philippine Cup Finals Game 4

Jan 24, 2016 - 1:17 PM

The San Miguel Beermen live to fight another day as they foil the Alaska Aces bid for a PBA Finals sweep

LIVE BLOG: Manila Clasico on Christmas Day

Dec 25, 2015 - 2:43 PM

The two rivals go head to head on this holiday

New Star coach Jason Webb faces challenges, opportunity

Jul 24, 2015 - 2:47 AM

Webb says he will apply his own personality aggressive and high intensity to the Hotshots

NEW BEGINNING. Jason Webb, seen to the left of Tim Cone (in red), poses for a picture after being introduced as Star's new coach. Photo by Naveen Ganglani/Rappler

New Ginebra coach Cone says team ‘unbalanced at this point’

Jul 23, 2015 - 10:38 PM

Cone says the Triangle Offense will benefit Ginebra s Twin Towers combination of Japeth Aguilar and Greg Slaughter

NEW CHALLENGE. Tim Cone will try to balance a roster that has an overabundance of guards and two of the most talented big men in the league. Image of Tim Cone taken from Facebook

WATCH: Highlights of Jiwan Kim's Barangay Ginebra debut

Jun 04, 2015 - 12:27 AM

Jiwan Kim had just one day to practice with his new PBA squad but turned in a solid game scoring 11 points grabbing 5 rebounds and dishing 3 assists

Jiwan Kim played an all-around team game in his PBA debut. Photo by Josh Albelda

Beau Belga relishes villain role as Ginebra fans taunt

Mar 16, 2015 - 4:47 AM

Beau Belga says the jeers from the Ginebra loyal which included having a water bottle thrown at him on Sunday only fueled his competitive fire

BAD BOY BELGA. Beau Belga says he likes making fans of opposing teams cry when he plays. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Barako Bull hangs on and sends Ginebra to second straight loss

Feb 01, 2015 - 8:04 PM

Barako Bull survived a scare as Ginebra showed a glimmer of its once prominent “Never Say Die” philosophy late and climbed back from 6 points down

VETERAN. Chico Lanete, 35, topscored for Barako Bull with 17 points to survive a hard-fighting Ginebra. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Rain or Shine sinks Ginebra to 8th in playoffs

Apr 20, 2014 - 8:13 PM

The Elasto Painters survived an exhausting battle that went to overtime to clinch the 4th seed in the 2014 PBA Commissioner s Cup They will head into the quarterfinals facing the Meralco Bolts in a best of 3 series

PAINT JOB. Rain or Shine's Beau Belga puts up an easy layup en route to victory. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

San Mig Coffee heading to finals after Game 7 rout of Ginebra

Feb 12, 2014 - 10:25 PM

The San Mig Super Coffee Mixers are heading to the PBA PLDT myDSL Philippine Cup Finals after a convincing win against Barangay Ginebra San Miguel in Game 7 of their semifinals series on Friday night

COFFEE REIGNS SUPREME. James Yap made it rain from the outside shooting 7/10 triples en route to 30 points. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PBA Fastbreak: Ginebra evens series behind Baracael's heroics

Feb 06, 2014 - 3:48 PM

Basketball writer Enzo Flojo breaks down how Barangay Ginebra was able to even their Philippine Cup best of seven semifinals series with San Mig Coffee

GIN KING. Mac Baracael scored 20 points in 20 minutes to lead Ginebra to a series tie with San Mig Coffee. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PBA Fastbreak: Ginebra turns the tables on San Mig Coffee

Feb 01, 2014 - 3:27 PM

PBA writer Enzo Flojo examines what Ginebra did right to turn the tables on San Mig Coffee in game two of their Philippine Cup semifinals series

SLAUGHTER TIME. Greg Slaughter's strong play in Game 2 has silenced his critics...for now. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

PAL Holdings beats public float deadline

Jun 27, 2013 - 4:21 PM

The parent of legacy carrier Philippine Airlines PAL does not name the investors who acquired the shares via private placement

COMPLIANT. PAL Holdings Inc. sells P2.415 billion worth of shares, raising its public float level to over 10%. Photo by AFP

San Miguel considers PAL-Cayman deal amid PH air safety rating issues

Nov 14, 2012 - 11:09 PM

San Miguel confirmed to the stock exchange that it is in talks for a possible investment deal between its airline unit and the flag carrier of Cayman Islands in the Carribean

PAL eyes deal with regional airline

Jun 14, 2012 - 4:50 PM

San Miguel Corp officials say they are considering a deal with an airline in the region as part of plans to make their unit Philippine Airlines PAL more competitive

Airline execs: bye AirPhil, hello Zest Air!

May 22, 2012 - 9:58 PM

Budget airline AirPhil Express has been hit by an exodus of executives ever since it was taken over by the San Miguel group

It's official: San Miguel's Ang now PAL president

Apr 20, 2012 - 4:50 PM

Following a deal giving San Miguel minority stake in PAL Ramon Ang now sits as president and COO of the carrier

No final PAL-San Miguel deal yet

Apr 03, 2012 - 6:40 PM

Despite rumors that Lucio Tan would finally sell his controlling stake in Philippine Airlines no deal has been sealed