More articles about: Industry

 
Share
It’s a long-term investment for the Filipino youth.
Financial literacy has been a topic of concern in the Philippines for quite some time, a fact that the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is well aware of. In 2015, a World Bank study reported that Filipino adults could only correctly answer ...
 
Share
The group violated a number of provisions in the SEC regulatory code.
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has penalized Viva Healthcare Limited, Viva Holdings Pre. Ltd., Felicitas Antoinette, Inc., and Fountel Corporation for the covert takeover of Professional Services Inc. (PSI), the operator of The Medical City.The issue was brought to light when ...
 
Share
If you're always stuck in traffic commuting to and from the office, working remotely can immensely improve your life.
If you live in a major city—especially if you're right smack in the middle of work-from-home jobs are becoming everyone's ideal, even if it means that it may cost a household more when it comes to electricity. Earlier this year, the Republict Act ...
 
Share
The World Talent Ranking measures the quality of a country’s workforce, as well as a country’s ability to develop homegrown talent.
The Philippines jumped six notches in the World Talent Ranking 2019, an annual survey by Swiss business school International Institute for Management Development (IMD). The Philippine workforce landed at 49th place on the list of most skilled workforce economies in the world. ...
 
Share
The ride-hailing app company has been given 60 days to refund riders.
The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has ordered Grab to refund P5.05 million to riders due to a breach of price commitments.The PCC refers to the period between February and May 2019 when it says the ride-hailing app company "overcharged" riders after it merged with Uber. In ...
 
Share
The fast food giant is investing $7.8 million in the China franchise venture.
Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC) has entered into a joint venture to run the Tim Ho Wan franchise in China.In a disclosure released November 13, the two parties involved in the deal are Jollibee’s wholly owned subsidiary Golden Plate Pte. Ltd. (GPPL) and Dim ...
 
Share
It's the dating app of franchising.
EasyFranchise is the latest addition to the increasingly democratized business scene. It’s a one-stop destination for everything you need to know about franchising a business, with a platform that matches you with the franchise that best suits you. Think of it like the ...
 
Share
The Gokongwei-led firm cites higher sales from domestic and international consumer foods.
Universal Robina Corporation (URC) improved its net income in the third quarter of 2019 to P7.2 billion, equivalent to four percent growth year-on-year during the nine-month period. The Gokongwei-led company attributed the growth to “higher operating income offset by adverse foreign exchange ...
 
Share
An introductory course for rookies.
Suck at money? Congrats. You’re part of the 99 percent of people in their 20s floundering when it comes to finance. Adulting is hard, and money is harder—especially when it’s your own and not your parents. My Two Cents is here to break ...
 
Share
That's a 24-notch long jump from last year.
According to The World Bank’s Doing Business 2020 Report, ease of doing business (EODB) in the Philippines has vastly improved. The Philippines currently ranks as the 95th best country to do business out of 190 countries. This is still far from the top, ...
 
Share
Plus, how exactly much each job makes.
Every job has its pros and cons. But sometimes, having great pay can outweigh all the rest. If you're someone who believes that, then this list of the highest-paying jobs in the Philippines might be of interest. The Bureau of Local Employment, in ...
 
Share
Life just got a little easier.
Suck at money? Congrats. You’re part of the 99 percent of people in their 20s floundering when it comes to finance. Adulting is hard, and money is harder—especially when it’s your own and not your parents. My Two Cents is here to break ...
 
Share
Philam Life has removed all the red tape, thanks to a state-of-the-art iPad-based system.
Insurance—everyone needs it, but nobody really likes it. In all honesty, the process of getting is notorious for being tedious and paperwork-heavy. Not to mention the fact that many Filipinos are turned off by the very, very determined insurance agents stationed around ...
 
Share
We all get strapped for cash sometimes.
Suck at money? Congrats. You’re part of the 99 percent of people in their 20s floundering when it comes to finance. Adulting is hard, and money is harder—especially when it’s your own and not your parents. My Two Cents is here to break ...
 
Share
Eighty percent of CEOs surveyed plan to adopt more sustainable practices.
“Profitability and sustainability are no longer mutually exclusive,” said Atty. Alexander Cabrera, chairman of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Philippines.PwC, a leading consulting and research firm, embarked on a deep dive into the sustainable business practices of large, medium, small, and micro local businesses across ...
 
Share
For professionals, entrepreneurs, and freelancers alike.
Suck at money? Congrats. You’re part of the 99 percent of people in their 20s floundering when it comes to finance. Adulting is hard, and money is harder—especially when it’s your own and not your parents. My Two Cents is here to break ...
 
Share
It’s the first step to getting your business up and running.
Suck at money? Congrats. You’re part of the 99 percent of people in their 20s floundering when it comes to finance. Adulting is hard, and money is harder—especially when it’s your own and not your parents. My Two Cents is here to break ...
 
Share
Let’s head back to basics.
Suck at money? Congrats. You’re part of the 99 percent of people in their 20s floundering when it comes to finance. Adulting is hard, and money is harder—especially when it’s your own and not your parents. My Two Cents is here to break ...
 
Share
We clarified some of the biggest misconceptions about owning a franchise business in the Philippines.
It’s the ultimate dream of many Filipinos to own a franchise business in the Philippines. How many hopefuls have fantasized about winning the lottery, then purchasing a franchise of Jollibee, easily the most popular restaurant in the country? We’ve all wanted its ...
 
Share
What you need to know about Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators or POGOs
If you're wondering why there are so so many mainland Chinese nationals taking up residence all over the Philippines these days, it's because many of them have been brought here by Philippine offshore gaming operators (POGOs), the online casino industry that may soon ...
Connect With Us