The Mindset of an Entrepreneur
Handling PHL Crises with Calm Resolve
The high approval and trust rating of President Duterte is enabling the government to handle the Taal Volcano eruption and the coronavirus crises with aplomb.
6.4% Economic Growth in Q4 is Impressive
The 6.4-percent expansion of the gross domestic product (GDP) in the fourth quarter of 2019 is clear proof that the economy is on the right track and that our fundamentals remain strong, despite several external headwinds.
A couple of weeks ago, I had the opportunity to visit the school that was the site of my formative years, the Holy Child Catholic School. I went there to inaugurate, together with His Eminence, Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle, an auditorium that we helped put up. It was an auspicious occasion because it was the 75th year of the school.
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Manny Villar is On His Way to Building a Million Filipino Homes
I have always said I would like to be the man who has built the biggest number of houses for our people. I want to build a million homes. I’m already close to it. I’ve always believed in housing, shelter is very important.
The King of Our Home
Manuel B. Villar, Jr., the rags-to-riches billionaire, is many things to many people—a politician, one-time presidential aspirant, real estate and retail tycoon, kingmaker and so much more but to his three children—Vista Land president Manuel Paolo Villar, Public Works Secretary Mark Villar and Las Piñas Rep. Camille Villar, he is, more than anything else, the king of their home, the best father they could ever have.
Manny Villar: At Home in His Empire
Tycoon Manuel B. Villar, Jr. is undoubtedly one of the fathers of the Philippine property industry.
But he stands out because his is an empire he himself built from scratch or to put in more specifically, out of a single red truck for gravel and sand. Indeed, he didn’t have a head start because he was not a second generation builder.