Bohol furniture maker’s success credited to local invention
Bohol Furniture and Lumber Supply has risen from being a fledgling small lumber retailer to a major company, thanks to a local Filipino invention. Cirilo...
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.
Nielsen survey says Pinoys are world’s most confident consumers
Filipinos have shown they are the most optimistic spenders in the world, according to a Nielsen survey.
PHL economy growth pace quickens to 6.5% in the 2nd qtr
The Philippine economy grew at a sizzling pace in the second quarter, topping expectations due to a government-led construction boom
Jollibee Chicken Joy named one of America’s best
Filipino food chain Jollibee has made it to the Top 10 fast food list released by FoodBeast in the United States.
Dutch banking giant ING bullish on the PHL economy
Netherlands-based global financial giant ING has projected a positive growth rate for the Philippines under the 6-year term of the Duterte administration.
Robbie Antonio’s designer pre-fab homes a big hit
Trump Tower Manila developer Robbie Antonio is collaborating with 48 of the world’s leading architects and designers
UK’s Dyson Electronics invests $20 M in PHL expansion
British appliance maker Dyson Electronics is expanding its operations in the Philippines with a $20 million investment this year
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.
CNN features Philippines’ first female-led brewery
CNN Travel has featured Palaweňo Brewery, the first female-led brewery found in the island paradise of Palawan.
Indonesian retailer Alfamart to expand PHL chain
The Alfamart chain of convenience stores is set to nearly double its presence in the Philippines with an additional 200 stores.
Japan’s Nomura upgrades PHL economic growth
The Philippines’ economic growth forecast for the years 2017 and 2018 has been upgraded in the latest Nomura Securities report.