Yearly Archives: 2016


PEDC syncs 150MW expansion to Visayas grid

August 31, 2016 – GLOBAL BUSINESS POWER CORPORATION, one of the largest power producers in the Visayas, has reported that its subsidiary Panay Energy Development Corporation (PEDC) has successfully synchronized its 150 MW expansion project to the Visayas grid last week. According to GBP, PEDC and the National Grid Corporation […]


GLOBAL BUSINESS POWER TURNS 13, GEARS UP FOR 2017

GLOBAL BUSINESS POWER CORPORATION, one of the largest power producers in the Visayas, celebrated its 13th year of operations with a management convocation attended by the senior management and heads of departments from all sites. GBP’s management convocation kicked-off the company’s annual planning process to set major targets for 2017. […]


GBP promotes fire safety in workplace and nearby communities

Global Business Power Corporation (GBP), through subsidiaries Cebu Energy Development Corporation (CEDC) and Toledo Power Company (TPC), in partnership with Bureau of Fire Protection (Toledo) recently organized firefighting competition among employees and information campaign among surrounding communities to promote fire safety and preparedness.Now on its 6th year, GBP’s firefighting competition […]


Global Business Power supports Cebu Business Month

Global Business Power Corporation (GBP) supports Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) in celebrating Cebu Business Month (CBM) this June. GBP, through subsidiaries Cebu Energy Development Corporation and Toledo Power Company, is one with CCCI in inspiring, promoting and growing businesses in Cebu. “We are very optimistic about Cebu’s […]


P2M up for La Paz tennis court rehabilitation

By Lydia C. Pendon, Sunstar Iloilo, February 29, 2016 http://www.sunstar.com.ph/iloilo/local-news/2016/02/29/p2m-la-paz-tennis-court-rehabilitation-459907 GLOBAL Business Power Corp. (GBPC) has turned over a check worth P2 million to the Iloilo City Government for the rehabilitation of an existing lawn tennis court located at the La Paz Plaza.   Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog received the […]


MVP taps George Ty for Meralco power supply in Visayas

Bilyonaryo.com,  February 29, 2016 http://bilyonaryo.com.ph/2016/02/22/mvp-taps-george-ty-for-meralco-power-supply-in-visayas/   Bilyonaryo Manuel V. Pangilinan’s Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) has tied up with GT Capital Holdings Group of Bilyonaryo George Ty to beef up the power capacity in the Visayas this coming summer.   Meralco signed separate interim power supply agreements with Toledo Power Co. […]


Bags of blessings

The Visayan Daily Star, February 27, 2016 http://www.visayandailystar.com/2012/February/27/starlife.htm     About  P10 million worth of food packages  was donated to  10,000 families in identified areas, with 500 families in Bacolod City as recipients by the Metrobank Group of Companies headed by Dr. George S.K. Ty, recently. The project was a […]


500 families receive goods in Toledo

Cebu Daily News, February 27, 2016 http://cebudailynews.inquirer.net/87468/87468     In celebration of the Chinese New Year, the Metrobank Group and GT Capital Holdings sustained their tradition of giving back to the communities through the 2016 “Bags of Blessing” (BOB) project.   Donations amounting to P10 million made possible the distribution […]


Bags of Blessing’ benefits 500 families in Toledo

Sunstar Cebu, February 25, 2016 http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2016/02/25/bags-blessing-benefits-500-families-toledo-459301   THE Metrobank Group and GT Capital Holdings Inc. celebrated Chinese New Year by sustaining their tradition of giving back to communities through the 2016 “Bags of Blessing (BOB)” project.   Through a P10 million worth of donation, bags containing P1,000 worth of food […]