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How Jack Ma became role model for China’s start-up generation

LONG before he became China’s most globally prominent business figure, Jack Ma was just an English teacher trying to persuade his friends that they would...

Sheryl Barrozo: The hand behind Sendang’s Cakes market success

SHE wants to be a full-time mother but has to help augment the family income so she thought of establishing her own business. With a limited...

Laguna physical therapist ventures into the resto business

BEING young and single in the food industry is no problem for someone whose passion is cooking and serving great food. It does not hurt...

Entrepreneur unveils FindWork app for underserved blue-collar market

Cognizant of the dearth of online job-search platforms catering to the local blue-collar job market since most online platforms cater almost exclusively to college graduates,...

Couch Potato: Flavored fries for every Juan

Although the French fries industry in the Philippines may be dominated by well- known international and local brands, as well as  fast-food giants, Couch Potato,...

SBC releases 1st batch of loans for small Boracay enterprises

The Small Business Corp. (SB Corp.) has released the first batch of loans for Boracay-based enterprises affected by the closure of the island resort. Trade...

Technolux’s Crave Alley unveils ‘game changer’ in franchising business

High-end kitchen equipment provider Technolux has raised the bar in the franchising business as it recently launched a game changing, innovative and cost-effective model through...

Expo highlights garments and leather products

Manufacturers, retailers, wholesalers and stakeholders of the country’s garments, leather goods and fabric industry will gather for the First  Philippine Garment, Leather Goods Industries,...

RCBC launches first digital cash, makes transactions easier for more Filipinos

Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. (RCBC), with the support of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), is taking the lead in bringing digital financial services closer...

The entrepreneur who continues to thrive in his own dark world 

HE was named after Europe’s foremost leftist political theorist and philosopher Karl Marx, but Marx Melencio, founder and managing director of Grayscale Business Consultancy...

Expert: Coworking space demand to grow 15% by 2030

The abundance of freelancers in markets like the Philippines can steer the commercial real- estate market to produce more coworking or serviced office spaces, and that demand is...

BanKo launches Cubao branch for SEME financial solutions

BPI Direct BanKo (BanKo), the microfinance subsidiary of the Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI), officially opened the doors of its Cubao branch on...

25-year-old millennial Pinay brings modern convenience, franchising to Nueva Vizcaya

Wisdom, as they say, often comes with maturity. But today’s generation of young Filipino entrepreneurs prove otherwise, with a growing number of them success-fully achieving their...

Local, international firms join Philippine garments, leather, fabric expo

Business opportunities will welcome participants and exhibitors at the first Philippine Leather Goods, Garment and Fabric Expo set  from August 23 to 26 at...

DOF prods MSMEs to tap emerging fintech tools for economic inclusion

THE Department of Finance (DOF) is urging micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to utilize electronic commerce (e-commerce) more, as the Duterte administration increases...

Insight 360 renders ad, PR services with a ‘new twist’

IN the current business environment, innovation plays a very significant role to remain competitive and relevant. For Christopher Cahilig, president of public relations (PR) company...

Iconic bookstore brand now open for franchising

National Book Store (NBS), one of the iconic business brands in the country, recently announced the business is now open for franchising. “This business strategy...

CFW: The ‘living water’ that cures 

"Health is wealth,” so goes the adage, but wouldn’t it be better if one’s health is improved, and, at the same time, his livelihood is...

Sinalco provides Filipinos option for refreshing and excellent drinks

Filipinos are now enjoying Germany’s nonalcoholic drinks that has been refreshing the European market since early-1900s, thanks to the collaboration and common passion of...

The secret to start-up survival: Entrepreneurs tell their tales

Starting a business isn’t easy, and starting a successful one is even harder. So where to start? One good way is to listen to those...