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Young entrepreneur sees automation to drive growth among local SMEs

AS automation of production is seen to offer small and medium enterprises (SMEs) a steer toward growth, a fresh graduate founded a company in...

As millennials ‘buy everything online,’ US truckers reap riches

TRUCK driver Justin Osborne pulled up to a house in the Dallas suburbs last month and started unloading an oven, a dishwasher and a...

Young woman finds life’s purpose in travels

SHE’S stricken with wanderlust. And, so far, Richelle Anne Manalad has already visited 40 countries. Places that are still on her bucket list include Patagonia...

A new urban divide and other gems from the big economics shindig

FRANK Sinatra famously sang of New York: “if I can make it there, I’ll make it anywhere.” But the promise embedded in his lyric—the...

My bully was a she

MY bully was a she. I punched her in the eye. When our class adviser suggested a visit to the principal’s office, they could not...

Single doesn’t mean being lonely or alone  

AS the holidays transition to the New Year, singles may face questions from friends and family: “When are you getting serious about dating?” In many...

Millennial voters are the face of Asia 2019

IN the first half of 2019, a billion Asians will elect the next leaders of the region’s two largest democracies. Half—400 million in India and...

Young actor leads crypto company inspired by father Chavit’s deeds

THE Singson name has been synonymous with politics for at least five decades. Led by its patriarch, former Ilocos Sur governor Luis Crisologo Singson,...

Sh-t hits the fan

I WAS interviewed for a freelance writing position and Betty, the editor-cum-examiner, asked me about my personality type. “You tell me,” I said. This was...

Kaspersky Lab: A third of shoppers’ financial credentials compromised

Kaspersky Lab ZAO said cybercriminals targeting consumer’s banking credentials or online shopping accounts could hit the jackpot this holiday season. In a statement, Kaspersky Lab...

Millennial’s cereal-box satellites assist China shrink space race

A space race known for giant rockets and billion-dollar exploration vehicles is shrinking to the size of a Cheerios box, and that’s opening a...

Sorghum stirs start-up’s successful stint

DOMINIQUE SEE saw the ups and downs of a modern lifestyle: the convenience of living and the inconvenience of being unhealthy. The proliferation of fast-food...

Eddie: A fictional character changing the way people read

DAY one at The Convenience Store, here goes nothing.” These nine words are all the exposition readers need to kick off The Convenience Store, an...

What the rise in whiskey insurance tells us about the super-rich

WITH prices of rare whiskey soaring into the six and seven digits, ensuring that precious spirit is protected is not only recommended but essential,...

Firm turns to mobile app to address ‘no show’ rate among job...

TO get the best talents in the market, Transcom Worldwide Philippines Inc. tried every recruitment method in the book, but these strategies failed. Fortunately,...

Study bares Filipinos are digital native leaders regionally, globally

A study commissioned by Dell EMC Inc. reveals that members belonging to the Generation Z, or Gen Z, who are entering the work force...

Facebook uses ‘WhatsApp Phones’ to tap next emerging market

ONE recent afternoon in the Indian city of Pune, a 35-year-old mason named Om Prakash Gaekwad gets a crash course in technology. He watches...

Youth seen solving growing challenges in Asia

WHAT gives young leaders an edge over their older counterparts? They start from scratch. This was the message of Doris Magsaysay-Ho to the youth in...

PHL ranking in World Talent Report stagnant

THE Philippines ranked 55th out of 63 countries in the 2018 World Talent Report (WTR) ranking. Now on its fifth edition, the Philippines’s rank...

Millennials rule over Indonesian stock market as foreigners flee

WHO says millennials only care about food and travel? For the second year running, people aged between 21 and 30 are the biggest group of...
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