The Mindset of an Entrepreneur
Modified ECQ: A Step in the Right Direction
Any form of easing the quarantine restrictions in Metro Manila and the rest of the Philippines will be good news for every Filipino, especially for our workers who are raring to reclaim their jobs and their modest earnings.
Rebuilding: Part 2
It’s time for a calibrated end to the lockdown.
Last week, economic managers announced that the Philippine economy has contracted 0.2% in the first quarter through March, ending our economy’s marvelous growth streak for 21 years. Fitch Ratings has also revised its Outlook on the Philippines’ Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to Stable from Positive, reflecting its view on the deterioration of our near-term macroeconomic and fiscal outlook as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and Luzon-wide lockdown.
Rebuilding: Part 1
One of the sectors really hurting because of the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting stay-at-home/physical distancing guidelines imposed by government is business, specifically micro and small enterprises. I have said in the past that the priority during this crisis should be life and health over economics but for small enterprises their businesses are their lifeline.
News About MBV
Villar Wealthiest Among 17 Filipinos on Forbes 2021 World's Billionaires List
Seventeen Filipinos were included in Forbes’ Billionaires 2021 List, with property tycoon Manuel Villar the wealthiest among them. According to Forbes, this year’s list was made up of 2,755 billionaires across the globe.
How Manny Villar Started Vista Land 14 Years Ago
A life made beautiful has always been the goal for businessman Manny Villar. Manny couldn’t help but reminisce how Vista Land started. The real estate development firm has been building homes for 14 years now.
So far, the company has built over 400,000 houses across the country that began with Manny’s dream of “creating more and bigger opportunities of home ownership for the Filipino family.”
Trending Soon: Check Out Manny Villar’s Hip Instagram Hashtag
The country’s richest man is upping his Instagram game after years of sharing snippets of his life once in a while. Manny Villar hinted he will post more Instagram content in the coming days by sharing his personalized hashtag, #VillarCreations.