The stake purchase in San Miguel's unlisted bank, Bank of Commerce, will allow the Malaysian lender a toehold
into the Philippines' market and promote its Southeast expansion plan.
Neither has a toehold
in Scotland, but this was a UK show.
THE Saudi king has granted women seats on the country's top advisory council for first time, a much-awaited step for women to get a toehold
in Saudi Arabia's largely female-free political system.
A small Australian energy company, whose largest shareholder is Chinese oil giant China National Petroleum, is joining a raft of firms scrambling to gain a toehold
in the potentially lucrative US gas export market.
The Finnish smartphone maker has pulled out all stops to make sure that it gets a sizeable toehold
in the handset segment and this time has partnered with the top 3 network carriers in the US.
The British-based observatory, which has a network of activists across Syria, said security forces and armoured vehicles stormed the neighbourhood of Barzeh, an opposition toehold
inside Damascus, and there were sounds of heavy gunfire.
ENGINEERING consultancy and support services group WS Atkins has benefited from its toehold
in the Middle East, while its UK operations appear to have stabilised.
is looking to gain a toehold
in the Detroit market late this summer with its plans to merge with the ailing $55 million Premier Financial CU of Detroit.
Analysts believe this hardened indications that militants inspired by al Qaeda may be gaining a toehold
in Egypt, winning recruits as the state squeezes the Islamist transnational movement Muslim Brotherhood and other moderate opponents.
With the acquisition of Wedel, the Lotte Group gained a toehold
to secure production base in the European market for the future development and intends to expand this business throughout European market," Wedel's spokesperson Marta Pokutycka-M?
The Toronto-based frozen yogurt chain, first launched in 1986, gained a brief toehold
in New York City, before refocusing all its efforts in its native Canada.
IT looks like Mediterranean gulls are one of those species getting a toehold
in the region and are likely to advance further northwards.