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Filipino-Canadian finds fun opportunities in PH

CHAD INDUCIL is one of the many young Filipinos raised abroad who wish to make their mark in the Philippines.

The newly opened Tito Butch’s Garage car-wash business (along the Sta. Rosa-Tagaytay highway) attempts to offer more than the usual washing and waxing service. It offers premium auto detailing services that include the application of car sealants by Sonax, a German brand. Right beside it is a bar café that offers Western-style burgers known as Egg Dip Burger and more recently, an all-day breakfast menu.

Posted: August 31st, 2014 in Global Pinoy | Read More »

5 things OFWs should consider before buying real estate in PH

Michael McCullough, Managing Director (left), Gerold Fernando, Associate Director (center), and Angela Manese, Head Residential Division (right) give their thoughts and views on the Philippine real estate sector. PHOTO COURTESY OF Ogilvy Public Relations

What are the most important things that an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) should consider when buying real estate property, like a house or a condominium, in the Philippines?

Posted: August 29th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

World Bank president has good words for Aquino

Philippine President Benigno Aquino (R) speaks with World Bank President Jim Yong Kim (L) during their meeting at the Malacanang Presidential Palace in suburban Manila on July 15, 2014. Kim is in the country to attend a forum called "The Daylight Dialogue: The Good Governance Challenge". AFP

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim praised the achievements of the Aquino administration and even spoke in Filipino to say how so many things have changed including the large number of Korean tourists in the country.

Posted: July 15th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Asia Society names best employers of Asian Pacific Americans


Asia Society named Goldman Sachs and KPMG the best corporate employers of “Asian Pacific American talent” and for being at the forefront of promoting global diversity.

Posted: June 12th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

US: China tensions bad for Asia business

President Benigno S. Aquino III welcomes a high-level business delegation from the United States led by Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker (2nd from right) during a courtesy call in Malacanan on Wednesday.  Also in photo U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines Philip Goldberg (3rd from right). Secretary Pritzker who arrived in Manila on Monday, with and a delegation of senior American corporate executives will join the US-ASEAN Business Council in meetings with Philippine officials and business leaders as part of Washington’s efforts to strengthen partnerships with long-established trading partners like the Philippines.  GRIG C. MONTEGRANDE/INQUIRER

A senior US official said Wednesday that Washington wants to expand its economic ties with Asia, the world’s fastest growing region, but warned that China’s provocative conduct in the South China Sea raises tensions that are bad for business.

Posted: June 4th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »