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World Bank: Philippines will continue to be Southeast Asia’s fastest-growing economy

The World Banks predicts the Philippines will continue to be the fastest-growing economy in Southeast Asia. Gross domestic product (GDP) growth is expected to hit...

6 Filipino firms are listed on Forbes Global 2000 World’s Largest Public Companies

Six Filipino companies have been listed in the 16th annual Forbes Global 2000 for publicly-traded companies from 60 countries.

URC-AIG grows hand-in-hand with farmers through its Kabalikat Farm Program

Zaldy Angcaya of Amadeo, Cavite is a long-time Uno+ Hog Feeds and Veterinary Products distributor and among the first farmers to join the Kabalikat...

Golden Duck lays golden opportunities for the less fortunate

The versatile salted egg, often enjoyed with fried fish and fresh tomatoes, is a breakfast staple in Filipino homes.

Manila Water shows the ripple effect of concern

Photo Credit: Manila Water Foundation Manila Water Company (MWC) does not limit its service to supplying the eastern portion...

BPI assets and total capital goes up in first half of 2018

Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) total assets stood at P1.90 trillion, up by 10.8%, while total capital reached P239.70 billion, up by 38.2% on account of the recent stock rights offering.

5 Facts on How Philippine banking history started with BPI

Philippine banking history began with the establishment of the Bank of Philippine Islands – originally known as El Banco Español Filipino de Isabel II – on August 1, 1851.

Mark Gonzalez inducted into Business of Fashion

Philippine-based retail executive Mark Gonzalez of H&F Retail Concepts has made the elite Business of Fashion 500 list. Industry professionals who are shaping the global fashion industry.

Japan hiring 50,000 Filipinos starting 2019 to work in key industries

Starting 2019, the Japanese government will be hiring more Filipinos to work in key sectors in the country.

Julie’s Bakeshop loves its neighbors

When Julie’s Bakeshop opened its first outlet in 1981 on Hernan Cortes in Mandaue City, Cebu, its goal was to become the No. 1 neighborhood bakeshop producing quality fresh breads.

Philippines is 79th Best Country for Business in 2019

The Philippines ranked in the 79th spot in the “Best Countries for Business 2019” list released by Forbes in December 2018. The Philippines’ GDP at...

Moody’s says Philippines could be Asia’s turnaround story in 2019

The Philippines could be Asia’s turnaround story this 2019 with its expected continuing progress, according to the latest Moody’s report on the country’s credit...

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“Maynila sa Kuko ng Liwanag” chosen one of the world’s greatest...

The Filipino film “Maynila sa Kuko ng Liwanag (Manila in the Claws of Light)” by acclaimed director Lino Brocka has scored a spot in the Criterion Collection of the greatest films from around the world along with masters of cinema such as Renoir, Kurosawa, Hitchcock, and Kubrick.