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Virtus Awards Celebrates the Best and Brightest in Hotel Sales

The quest for excellence, creativity and innovation among the Hospitality Sales and Marketing professionals continues. The values that enabled them to rise above hindrances...

Top sales and marketing professionals in the hospitality industry share success...

Christine Ann Ibarreta, president of the Hotel Sales and Marketing Association (HSMA) Philippines, wanted 10 categories right away for the Virtus Awards when she...

Flashback: The Anita Hill hearings compared to today

By Mikayla Bouchard & Marisa Schwartz Taylor | New York Times News Service As nominees to the Supreme Court, Judges Clarence Thomas and Brett Kavanaugh...

Rabies-free Philippines by 2020

The pet industry in the Philippines is considerably growing, as more and more Filipinos today are into taking care of dogs and cats at...

Podcasting aims for a whole new level, and a TV drama...

Dick Wolf
Fifty-six percent of Americans have never listened to a podcast. One of Hollywood’s most aggressive companies wants to change that, and it has enlisted Dick Wolf, the king of broadcast television, as part of its campaign.

DPWH’s Mark Villar: Govt ready to fulfill ‘Golden Age of Infrastructure’...

A CONSTRUCTION executive once said: “The Philippines is like a teenager wearing kid’s clothes. We have outgrown our clothes.” As the economy grows, the country’s...

On the move to nation-building

The government is set to spend P8 to 9 trillion from 2017 to 2022 for the Build, Build, Build (BBB) Infrastructure program, which seeks...

Conspiracy theories made Alex Jones very rich. They may bring him...

By Elizabeth Williamson & Emily Steel | New York Times News Service AUSTIN, Texas—More than ever before in his two-decade career built on baseless conspiracy...

Tariffs stirring fear at many US points of entry for imports

By David Koenig | The Associated Press To understand why the impact of President Donald Trump’s tariffs could be felt throughout the United States, consider...

Women’s group behind rebel memorials quietly battles on

By Allen G. Breed | The Associated Press CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina—On a glorious, late-spring day, Maya Little strode across the poplar-lined University of North...

‘Unite with the devil’ Yemen war binds U.S., allies, al-Qaeda

By Maggie Michael, Trish Wilson & Lee Keath | The Associated Press ATAQ, Yemen—Again and again over the past two years, a military coalition led...

The AIM-Dado Banatao Incubator: Training and supporting the country’s best startups...

The startup-business landscape in the country has never been more exciting than it is now. Filipinos are becoming more creative and resourceful in coming...

How Facebook regulates the wild west of political ads

By Barbara Ortutay & Mae Anderson | The Associated Press NEW YORK—With less than three months to go before the midterm elections, Facebook is enforcing...

Analysis: Trump tariff threats unlikely to yield trade deals

By Christoper Rugaber & Paul Wiseman | The Associated Press WASHINGTON—With President Donald Trump intensifying his rift with US trading partners, economists are growing more...

China, Russia and Iran ramp up economic spying on US

By Deb Riechmann | The Associated Press WASHINGTON—A Chinese cyberespionage group called APT10 relentlessly attacks US engineering, telecom and aerospace industries. Russian hackers last year...

The 3 magnitudes of first-rate customer service in a business

An international research done by RedAlkemi, an organization that does web development and Internet marketing, suggests that 60 percent of organizations consider customer service...

Listen, first: Attend to complaints and pitch later

Is there anything more exasperating than telling someone what you want or what your problem is, and then knowing that the person hasn’t been...

Billionaires fuel US charter schools movement

By Sally Ho | The Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) — Dollar for dollar, the beleaguered movement to bring charter schools to Washington state has had...

A Thai cave, an extraordinary tale and a captivated world In...

  We have barely a hint of what the past 18 days were like for the 12 young Thai soccer players and their coach. But...

PPA sets sights on infra build-up as it marks its 44th...

Marking its 44th anniversary today, the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is making a big investment in terms of port infrastructure in its bid to...
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