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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.

Duran Farm nurtures seeds of progress

17-year old Leomar Malayag had high hopes for his future as a college freshman studying BS Agriculture. Unlike many kids his age, he recognized...

Pamora Farm: Home on the Range

Bernie Tadeo, 41, remembers the time when his family struggled to make ends meet. His wife was the sole breadwinner so they had a hard time finding the money for food, their children’s school expenses and utility bills.

Romulo Cafe London shortlisted for Golden Chopsticks Awards 2019

Filipino-owned Romulo Cafe London has been shortlisted for the Golden Chopsticks Awards (GCA) in the United Kingdom. Golden Chopsticks Awards, which is now on its...

Rediscovering Culion through Kawil Tours

Jun Tibi was on the way to having a fruitful career in the corporate world when he was pulled in another direction, one that would take him to the island of Culion and to his real calling in life.

Foreign investments in PHL hits record high $10B in 2017

Foreign businessmen brought in a record amount of investments into the country last year. The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas said foreign direct investments soared to...
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Fil-Am buys US vodka brand endorsed by Shaq O’Neal

Filipino Rich Cabael of Bevriqo Corporation has acquired MEDEA Vodka, the ultra-premium vodka with its one-of-a-kind personally programmable LED display.

Holland America Line to hire hundreds of Pinoy seafarers for new cruise ship

Holland America Line, the luxury subsidiary of cruise industry leader Carnival Corporation, is so impressed with the ability of Filipino seafarers that it wants to hire more for the company's newest vessel.

Get to Know the 13 Forbes Travel Stars Awardees in the Philippines

Forbes Travel Guide Star Awards named 12 Philippine hotels and one spa in its 2019 listing of the world’s best luxury properties released on...

Mama Sita Does Ph Proud With Help Of Farmers

There is a very good chance that somewhere around the world, a Filipino family is enjoying comfort food such as sinigang, caldereta or kare-kare prepared with the help of Mama Sita’s products.

Philippine stock market surges to new all-time high this week

The Philippines is one of the best performing stock markets in Asia, after breaking new record highs two times this week. On Tuesday, the PSEi...

Mactan Cebu International Airport named 2018 Asia-Pac Medium Airport of the Year

Mactan Cebu International Airport (MCIA) bagged the Asia Pacific Medium Airport of the Year award by the...

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