That’s a lot of chicken: Trota-Fuentebella opens 55 Max stores in Q3

Homegrown restaurant chain Max?s Group Inc. will open 20 to 30 more stores for the remainder of the year to meet diner needs during the Christmas season.

Max?s Group added 55 new stores during the first nine months to boost its network to 611 including 44 international branches.

Nearly half of the 55 new stores were opened in the third quarter alone.

On the overseas front, Max’s Group continues to convert its existing development pipeline of 91 outlets into physical stores.

During the third quarter, MGI unveiled flagship stores for Yellow Cab Pizza in Beijing and Changsha Province in China as well as Sizzlin? Steak in Vietnam.

?From securing territories, focus is now centered on store building activities to boost our recurring income base. In the same way, we remain in pursuit of leads into other markets,? said Peter H. King, CEO at Max’s Group International.

Converge backs infrastructure sharing to lower costs

Bilyonaryo Dennis Anthony Uy’s Converge ICT Solutions Inc. is supporting a proposal that allows telcos or internet service providers to share the cost of installation of underground pipes for telecommunication cables whenever new road infrastructure is built.

Converge backs infrastructure sharing to lower costs

Bilyonaryo Dennis Anthony Uy’s Converge ICT Solutions Inc. is supporting a proposal that allows telcos or internet service providers to share the cost of installation of underground pipes for telecommunication cables whenever new road infrastructure is built.

Fraud trial opens of former Swedbank CEO

Former chief executive of Swedish bank Swedbank, Birgitte Bonnesen, went on trial in Stockholm on Tuesday to answer fraud and market manipulation charges, three years after a money laundering scandal implicating her bank erupted.