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The growing trend of co-living in the Metro

By Mark Louis F. Ferrolino, Special Features Writer Whether a solution to rapid urbanization and lack of affordable housing, or an answer to the shifting lifestyle...

Discovering Davao City’s gems

Sprawled beautifully on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao, Davao City prides itself for having a wealth of picturesque sceneries, a variety of natural...

Fresh property projects

The Philippine real estate industry remained vibrant in 2018 despite challenges from rising interest rates and inflation. Playing a big part in this favorable...

Best rides for 2019

Year 2019 is poised to be an exciting year for the local automotive industry. Better market conditions are expected as consumers get used to...

Refueling the oil industry through tech

Like many other industries, the oil industry is undergoing a digital shift. Oil companies are now seeing the profound impact of technology in improving...

Making great leaps forward

The Bureau of Customs (BoC), in recent years, has introduced transformative measures that have helped regain public trust and confidence to the agency. Through...

Lucky foods for a good fortune

Food is one of the major elements of Chinese culture and is one of the things that Chinese people take the most pride in....

A robust local office market

Despite slower economic expansion in 2018, the Philippine real estate industry remained resilient as a result of strong demand in its major segments, especially...

Philippines’ outstanding entrepreneurs and organizations feted at APEA 2018

Mark Louis F. Ferrolino, Special Features Writer Twenty business leaders and organizations from the Philippines who have showcased outstanding performance and responsible leadership were named awardees...

Notable rides of 2018 worth-purchasing

Modest sales of various types of vehicles among the local automotive sector has been observed in the past months of 2018. The light commercial...

The journey of tycoon and philanthropist George Ty

The local business scene was once filled with deep sadness as business icon and philanthropist Dr. George S.K. Ty, founder of Metropolitan Bank &...

Recognizing the best in the real estate sector

Lamudi concludes The Outlook 2018: Philippine Buyers’ Choice Property Awards The Philippine real estate sector continued to exhibit a steady growth in recent years. The...

Christmas the Filipino way

Mark Louis F. Ferrolino, Special Features Writer As Christmas Day draws near, thousands of sparkling colorful lights and artistically crafted lanterns litter the country’s busy streets...

At the crossroads

The ongoing trade tension between the United States (US) and China — the world’s two largest economies — continues to intensify as they wrangle...

Championing ethical and professional excellence

By Mark Louis F. Ferrolino, Special Features Writer For more than two decades now, CFA Society Philippines serves as a catalyst for improving the quality and...

The way to cleaner, economical commercial rides

The level of innovation in commercial vehicles continues to accelerate. Unusual-looking trucks, vans or buses with advanced technologies, purposely designed for business or commercial...

The selfless servant

During his tenure as the country’s Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary from 2011 to 2016, Albert F. del Rosario exemplified a strong patriotism...

Driving progress through excellent after-sales services

Customers are important intangible assets of every business. Thus, every firm must place ardent focus on customer service to maintain a competitive position in...

Shaping the transport and logistics sector

The transport and logistics industry is facing an era of unprecedented change. Emerging technologies are enabling greater efficiency and more systematized operating models in...

A new era of shopping

Shopping malls all over the globe are constantly evolving in response to a number of global trends coming together at the same time. Malls,...

Insurance broking basics

Finding the right insurance cover can be confusing and time-consuming due to the increasing number of insurers, policies, offers and options to choose from....

Funding a start-up through a business loan

Many people see debt as a bad thing; there is even a pervasive myth that “no debt is a good debt.” But, here comes...

When Boracay Island regains its charm

The world-famous Boracay Island has started to regain its natural beauty after a six-month cleaned up and environmental restoration. Starting today, October 26, tourists...

A stronger and deeper PHL-UK relationship

By Mark Louis F. Ferrolino, Special Features Writer Amidst the world’s changing geopolitical landscape, the bilateral ties between the Philippines and the United Kingdom (UK) remain...

Foundations of safety

Over the last decades, car safety has seen remarkable gains driven by a number of influences — from advances in technology up to environmental...

A push to safer and modernized public transport

Compared to its neighboring countries like Malaysia and Singapore, the Philippines has long been left behind when it comes to modernization of the mass...

Combatting bank scams and frauds

Scams and frauds remain a serious threat to financial institutions and consumers, especially these days when fraudsters are becoming more sophisticated as the technologies...

Ayala Land accelerates development of Alviera

PROPERTY giant Ayala Land, Inc. (ALI) is ramping up the development of Alviera in Pampanga, as it plans to focus on the project’s residential and leisure components in the next five years.

Shang Properties launches new condo in Mandaluyong

HIGH-END developer Shang Properties, Inc. launched an exclusive resort-inspired condominium in Mandaluyong City -- the Shang Residences at Wack Wack.

The Bay Area emerges as the fastest-growing business district

THE BAY AREA, a business hub straddling Pasay City and Parañaque City, has regained its position as the fastest-growing office district in Metro Manila, recording a 10% growth in stock during the second quarter of the year.

Continuing the BusinessWorld legacy in the age of digital

ONE BY ONE, publishers around the world are shutting down as newspaper sales continue to decline. Amid this gloomy headline, is the print industry likewise seeing its impending demise?

KMC Solutions adds more flexible workspaces to its portfolio

KMC SOLUTIONS recently launched three flexible workspaces in Metro Manila, and is looking to open more in the Visayas region as part of the company’s plan to ramp up its portfolio to 10,000 seats by the end of the year.

Building a legacy of excellence

By Mark Louis F. Ferrolino, Special Features Writer From a small company with less than 10 employees in 2009, Mundo Builders, Inc. continuously grows and gains...

Condos in Makati have high resale value

CONDOMINIUM units by the country’s top developers and those located in prime locations continue to have high resale value, according to a global real estate brokerage.

A blend of old and new Manila

Manila is the capital and chief city of the Philippines situated on the island of Luzon and spreads along the eastern shore of Manila...

Turning potentials into successes

Network marketing or multi-level marketing (MLM) remains a popular business model today but is anchored with an undesirable reputation. Many people often associate the...

The economics of aesthetics

By Mark Louis F. Ferrolino, Special Features Writer Turning a business into a successful enterprise is tough. There’s so much to think about such as management,...

Best-designed vehicles

For many car owners, car is a reflection of their personality; it embodies their taste, interest and preference. In recent years, car design has...

Securing the way to safety

Car is an important investment, thus, owners do all the possible means to protect it. And with the increasing number of road accidents today,...

The customer-centric story of disruption

By Mark Louis F. Ferrolino, Special Features Writer In a trajectory of rapid improvements, buoyed by disruptive technologies, consumers are becoming more demanding and discriminating. Emerging...

A promising grocery retail market

High consumer confidence, combined with sustained economy, drives the country to become one of the most robust retail markets in the Southeast Asia today....

Robinsons set to open 3 more Summit hotels

By Mark Louis F. Ferrolino Special Features Writer ROBINSONS Land Corp. (RLC) plans to open three more hotels under the Summit brand, bringing the total number...

Reinventing how care is delivered

As technology evolves through time, it has become the driving force of all the improvements in every industry including health care. Digital innovations are...

MSI-ECS Philippines, Inc. celebrates 20th anniversary in the ICT community

Bringing success and excellence in the ICT community By Mark Louis F. Ferrolino, Special Features Writer From a small entity with a pool of 50 personnel, MSI-ECS...

A taste of the country’s food service industry

The country’s food service industry has continued to improve over the past years due to the stronger consumers’ purchasing power, influenced by today’s fast-paced...