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3 families from Philippines among 'Asia's richest'

As of 10/08/2015 12:50 PM
Who are the richest families in the Philippines? Full article

Twitter planning layoffs: report

As of 10/10/2015 8:11 AM
SAN FRANCISCO, United States - Twitter will lay off employees next week as freshly-returned chief Jack Dorsey pushes for a leaner operation focused on winning users, tech news website Re/code reported Friday. Full article

How social media helped 'Heneral Luna'

As of 10/10/2015 3:30 AM
For investor Fernando Ortigas, "Heneral Luna" was a gamble that paid off, but not without the help of intrepid netizens. Full article

For this ILO expat, diving is more fun in PH

As of 10/09/2015 8:01 PM
MANILA - When International Labor Organization (ILO) director Jeff Johnson is not diving into work, you can bet he's diving in Coron, the Apo reef or Anilao. Full article

Why 'Heneral Luna' was almost shelved by producer

As of 10/09/2015 7:48 PM
MANILA – Critically acclaimed biopic "Heneral Luna" has so far raked in over P230 million at the box office, making it one of the country's highest-grossing films to date. Full article

Landbank raises P6-B from fund raising activity

As of 10/09/2015 7:32 PM
MANILA - Land Bank of the Philippines has raised P6 billion from a fund-raising activity that aims to boost its ability to fund priority sectors. Full article

What does new corporate buzzword ESG mean?

As of 10/09/2015 6:11 PM
Corporate Social Responsibility or CSR has become the corporate buzz word for giving back, but now a new acronym has come up. Full article

BOC files raps vs alleged smugglers of luxury vehicles

As of 10/09/2015 5:19 PM
MANILA - The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has filed smuggling charges before the Department of Justice (DOJ) against alleged smugglers of 14 "grossly undervalued luxury vehicles" valued at P145 million that were imported via the Port of Batangas in July. Full article

Young social entrepreneurs get boost from BPI

As of 10/09/2015 3:08 PM
MANILA - Young social entrepreneurs were given a chance to pitch their social enterprise business plans to some of the country's top entrepreneurs through a business plan competition. Full article

Bloomberry unit buys P1.9-B land in Vertis North

As of 10/09/2015 3:05 PM
MANILA - The hotel and resort development arm of Bloomberry Resorts Corp., Sureste Properties Inc., is purchasing land in Vertis North, Quezon City for P1.98 billion. Full article


How ex-OFW found success selling 'chicharon'

How ex-OFW found success selling 'chicharon'

MANILA – After spending months in Lebanon as an overseas Filipino worker (OFW), June Bustillo returned to the Philippines to start a new life.

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