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Vehicle sales notch double-digit growth for third straight month

The Philadelphia Inquirer 15 Jun 2022
MANILA, Philippines --- Car and truck manufacturers saw their sales expand by almost 20 percent in May as economic activity recovered ...

US retail sales up 0.9% in April amid high inflation

The Manila Times 18 May 2022
Retail sales in the United States rose 0.9 percent in April, a solid increase that underscores Americans' ability to keep ramping up spending, even as inflation persists at nearly a 40-year high. The increase was driven by greater sales of cars and electronics, and at restaurants, the US Commerce Department reported on Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila).

Who are the dimwits at MMDA?

The Manila Times 22 Apr 2022
Passenger car sales rose 22.4 percent to 85,260 units in 2021 compared to 69,638 units sold the previous year ... How can they explain the steady increase of more than 20 percent in car sales annually? Those in the middle class, comprising the bulk of motorists in Metro Manila, account for this vehicle sales phenomenon.

Honda PH unveils all-new HR-V model

Sun Star 20 Apr 2022
The car firm aims to sell 1,400 units annually or 120 units a month from 30 units, according to HCPI vice president Louie Soriano, in a virtual press conference held in Manila ...Cebu is our next big market outside Manila and ever since it has become an automotive car playground.

2 South Korean nationals nabbed for fraud, illegal drugs

Sun Star 27 Nov 2021
Harrison Street, Pasay City, Metro Manila ... Noh allegedly used fictitious names to swindle a compatriot who lost more than 59 million won or roughly US$50,000 by using the personal information of the victim buying and reselling cars in the online car sales business.

Filipinos find podcasts to be in tune with their culture

Straits Times 07 Aug 2021
MANILA • For years, Ms Eds Manalo, a car sales agent, used her radio as an alarm clock ... Subscribe now. *Terms and conditions apply ....

Car sales in March jumped 87% due to low base effect

Manila Standard Today 13 Apr 2021
Sales of passenger cars increased 111.1 percent in March from a year ago, while orders for commercial vehicle went up by 78.2 percent ... Passenger car sales dropped 15.67 percent to 6,661 units in March from 7,899 units in February while commercial vehicle sales declined by 23.4 percent to 14,041 units from 18,331 units.

DOLE backs new safeguard duties on car imports

The Philadelphia Inquirer 07 Jan 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- The loss of jobs in the automotive industry during the car sales boom justifies the imposition of additional taxes ...

Auto sales down double digits in Jan

The Manila Times 19 Feb 2020
In a joint report released on Tuesday, the two groups said car sales last month reached 23,723 units, a 29.6-percent decrease from the 33,715 posted in December and down 11.8-percent from the 26,888 in January 2019 ... Sales of passenger cars slipped by 22.9 percent to 6,543 units in ...

Lexus still optimistic on 2019 sales

The Philippine Star 17 Nov 2019
Lexus Manila hopes to at least match 2018’s car sales by the end of the year as the company hopes to finally reverse the sales decline seen last year ... .

Carly Rae Jepsen has ‘more to offer’ in 3rd PH show

Inquirer 24 Aug 2019
Three months ago, Carly Rae Jepsen released "Dedicated," her fourth studio album and much-awaited follow-up to the critically acclaimed "Emotion." And on Oct ... Mounted by local promoter Wilbros Live, the Canadian singer-songwriter's upcoming concert---her third overall in Manila---is part of Carly's ongoing world tour. (Tickets go on sale starting Aug.

Chaos, Gridlock a Daily Ordeal for Manila's Long-suffering Commuters

Voa News 13 Mar 2019
Flashlight in hand, street sweeper Alejandro Galasao, 58, navigates a labyrinth of alleys to a main road to catch a bus to the capital Manila 30 km (18.6 miles) away ... Heavy Toll A 2015 survey by GPS-based navigation app Waze found that Manila had the world's worst traffic congestion, partly due to a tripling of annual car sales from a decade ago.

Review: Daily journey through inferno

Manila Standard Today 13 Mar 2019
The piece cited a 2015 survey by GPS-based navigation app Waze as having found that “Manila had the world’s worst traffic congestion, partly due to a trebling of annual car sales from a decade ago.” And according to the Japan International Cooperation Agency, ...

Honda posts record sales in 2017

The Philippine Star 19 Jan 2018
MANILA, PhilippinesHonda Cars Philippines Inc. (HCPI) posted its highest annual sales in 2017, accelerating more than twice faster than the industry ... .

TRAIN seen to cause slowdown in car sales

The Philippine Star 12 Jan 2018
MANILA, Philippines — A group of big car manufacturers on Friday said they expect a slowdown in sales growth this year following the approval of a new law th ... .

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