The Mindset of an Entrepreneur
6% GDP Growth Not Bad Versus Rest of Asia
The Philippine economy may not have a stellar performance this year, given the unimpressive figures in the first two quarters of 2019. But I believe this is not a disappointing turn of events compared with where the rest of Asia’s economy is headed.
A Noble Profession: Part 1
The period from September 5 to October 5 has been designated as National Teachers’ Month while the 5th of October is World’s Teachers Day. The theme of our national celebration is “Gurong Pilipino: Handa sa Makabagong Pagbabago” while the entire world will celebrate teachers with the theme “Young Teachers: The Future of the Profession.”
Passion in Business
Is passion necessary to succeed in business? It seems like a simple question with a simple answer. Of course! You cannot succeed in anything unless you are passionate. Unfortunately, the answer is more complicated than that. In fact, it is a mistake to assume that passion alone can make you succeed as an entrepreneur.
News About MBV
Villar Group Turns Over PhilSports Arena to Medical Corps
MANILA, Philippines — Medical personnel from the Philippine National Police (PNP) will oversee and lead operations at Philippine Sports (PhilSports) Arena or ULTRA (University of Life Training and Recreational Arena) “We Heal As One” Center.
Villar Completes PICC Conversion Into COVID-19 Treatment Facility
The PICC quarantine facility – which has 294 patient cubicles, six nurse stations, and six houses outside the Forum building for the health workers – was turned over to the Philippine National Police (PNP) Medical Corps on April 15.
15 Filipinos on Forbes Billionaires List 2020; Villar is Richest in the Country
Fifteen Filipinos are among the richest individuals on earth, according to the Forbes Billionaire’s List for 2020. At the top is former Senator Manny Villar (70 years old) who is at number 286 with a net worth of $5.6 billion, followed by ports king Enrique Razon, 60, at number 565 with $3.4 billion.
The late Henry Sy’s children Hans (64) and Herbert (63) Sy are in a 72-way tie at 1063 with $2 billion, followed by siblings Harley (60) and Henry Sy Jr., (67 ), and Alliance Global Corp. Chair Andrew Tan (67) along with 58 others at number 1135 with $1.9 billion each.