About Us

Business Times Philippines

BusinessTimes.ph is a locally-operated business news site in the Philippines. It features breaking news, the latest business stories, stock market reports, economic news in the Philippines, around Asia, and the rest of the world.

Business Times Philippines is a start-up news site operated by Philippine journalists with several years of experience covering various beats – government, politics, business, society, sports, entertainment, and a lot more.

The site focuses on stock market report and corporate disclosures, with stock market news posted as soon as they are disclosed. BusinessTimes.ph also gives daily and weekly roundup of the top stocks at the Philippine Stock Exchange and other stock markets around the world.

businesstimes.ph features stories on institutional investors, hedge funds, venture capital, private equity, stock markets, currencies, foreign exchange, economy, regulations, people moves, breaking stories, insurance, and a lot more.

Our Team

Michael Lopez
Publisher / Editor in Chief

Michael Lopez has more than 15 years of experience as a journalist based in the Philippines. He has covered major events in the Philippines and has traveled around Asia and South America to cover business and finance related news.

Akihiro Padilla

Akihiro Aiko currently works as a professional journalist in Japan and regularly contributes news to our website. She specializes in economic and insurance news.

Michael Chen

Michael Chen is expert in financial reporting, having worked for a business wire agency for at least five years.


Siti Nadal

Joseph Tan

Lydia Lim Lye

Robert Chua

Joey Lim

Nhadra Rohani