Special Features

WORLD-CLASS GAMING

By
0

The integrated gaming-entertainment industry is seen as generating funds that augment the government’s budget for its projects. In Metro Manila, an upsurge in the industry’s operation in the country’s premier region is also seen as playing a major role in providing people with leisure, entertainment and even comfort. Andrea Domingo,…

EYE ON TARGET

By
0

Keep the conversation going. THAT’S what Junie del Mundo, CEO of communication firm EON Group, tells his fellow business leaders, as the Asean Economic Community nears the close of its second full year since its launch – and remains challenged to fully deliver on the promise of regional integration. That…

0

WITH the Philippines as chairman of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) that celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, the country’s business community is exerting efforts to promote discussions on collaboration and cooperation among the regional bloc’s 10 member-states. The opportunity of heading the Asean in 2017 comes with…

IN RESPONSE TO DEMANDS OF GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN MARKET

0

UNDER the Port Infrastructure Development Plan, the ports of Davao, Cagayan de Oro, General Santos and Zamboanga and the Iloilo Container Port Complex are the five priority ports up for modernization, according to the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA). “We are developing these ports as these handle majority of our import…

By
0

AS Metro Manila and other highly urbanized cities across the country continue to search for schemes and solutions to address vehicular traffic, one sector’s experience in handling the problem offers insights worth considering. The Port of Manila (PoM) is part of the often-unseen engine that drives the fast-growing Philippine economy.…

By
0

THE Philippines is the fifth most mineral-rich country in the world for gold, nickel, copper, and chromite. It is home to the largest copper-gold deposit in the world. The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) has estimated that the country has an estimated $840 billion worth of untapped mineral wealth, as…

0

GLOBAL Ferronickel Holdings Inc. (FNI), the second largest nickel producer in the country and the largest single lateritic mine producer in the world, is committed to carry out its operations in an environmentally and socially responsible manner for the benefit of the country, most especially the communities in which it…

By
0

LAST year, the International Council of Mining and Metals (ICMM), a London-based organization of companies and associations in the industry, published a report on the role of mining in national economies. The report ranked 183 countries according to the relative importance of mining to their respective economies, based on ICMM’s…

By
0

Considered the world’s largest city in terms of area, Davao City has a lot to be thankful for. Following the rise to power of its long-time mayor and now Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, Davao is basking under the protracted glow of a spotlight trained as never before, in a city…

0

THE Philippine Eagle never ceases to amaze. At one meter tall with a wingspan of almost two meters, the intimidating arched beak, long crown feathers, it is easy to understand why it is considered as one of the three largest eagles in the world. Proud and powerful, this stately gliding…

1 2 3 46