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3 Satellites & A Country

THE P800-million Philippines Scientific Earth Observation Microsatellite (PHL-Microsat) Program that aimed at launching Filipino-made satellites in space had already launched its microsatellites in space:...

Connecting to the Future

THE whole world is now undergoing the so-called Fourth Industrial Revolution, with data being the new gold. And while the rest of the world...

Soon, in a court near you : ‘Tele-Hearings’

A MAJOR change in the landscape of court proceedings in the country is in the offing with the impending approval by the Court of a...

Future-Proofing Business

BUSINESSES in the Philippines are encouraged to ramp up their innovative efforts in order to confront global emerging challenges, most especially changes brought about...

Ready for ‘Ghost Ships’

EDUARDO MA. SANTOS is familiar with the experience of facing storms at sea. Having served in the Philippine Navy for 33 years, he knows...

Developing emerging cities

THE development of emerging cities is a breath of fresh air, so to speak, in the Philippines. With Metro Manila experiencing a burgeoning population, monstrous...

Emerging cities in the Philippines are on the rise despite economic...

VARIABLES such as topography, climate, tax code, and cost of living —in addition to proximity to family and friends—all play roles in the emergence of...

The Plastic Pandemic

THE plastics are coming. And they’re coming for you. Initially, they came for the fish and the corals. Today they are slowly taking over...

The Green-back Faucet

FOR years, the Philippine economy has benefitted from the flow of fresh dollars from our so-called modern-day heroes—the Filipino migrant workers. With thousands of Filipino...

United we stand

SINGAPORE—The last two decades have been challenging to the global markets but 10 economies of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) remain steadfast...

Savoy Hotel Boracay Newcoast

Nothing beats a perfect getaway in this beautiful island of Boracay.  Filipinos and foreign travelers are captivated with Boracay’s pristine clear blue waters and...

How a third-generation family is taking their business to new heights

While the economy is dominated by family businesses, many tend to be short-lived. Few even make it to the third generation. Coursing through decades...

The Philippine Retail Scene in 2018: Where Are We Now?

Just like any other industry, the world of retail has been greatly impacted by the advancement of technology today. The benefits of digitalization have...

Global retail experts share latest insights on reinventing retail at the 25th...

Over 800 retailers –  CEOs, presidents, top level executives – trooped to the SMX Convention Center for the 25th National Retail Conference and Stores...

Easing traffic can be done, promise

WILL traffic jams—which force millions of Filipinos to stay on the road for many precious hours, and drain the economy of billions of pesos...

The Vow: Stay clean, healthy amid development frenzy

DAVAO CITY—This southern Philippine city that was thrust into the limelight since the 2016 election of its longtime mayor to the presidency is determined...

‘I have a dream’

IMAGINE lounging in a veranda overlooking the vast ocean while sipping a glass of red wine; waves cascading against stone cliffs, the sun setting...

Mobility in the New Millennium

INDEED, the world is heading to the future where vehicles will be run by electric motors and other alternative green fuels.  But years back,...

EbSOLO FLIGHT

DESPITE the apparent breakdown of discipline in the lower ranks of the Philippine National Police (PNP), as no less than Director General Oscar Albayalde...

What planet do we want to live in?

SUSTAINABLE energy management is a key issue among industry stakeholders. They all strive to strike a balance between profitability and social responsibility regardless of...