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.
News About MBV
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.