The Mindset of an Entrepreneur
One of the most interesting narratives of the just concluded 2019 midterm elections is the tremendous support shown by the people of Mindanao to candidates supported by President Rodrigo Duterte.
New BSP Governor Doing Proactive Role
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) under a new leadership is living up to its role of supporting economic growth. It reduced the benchmark interest rates on May 9, the first time under the leadership of Governor Benjamin Diokno. A week later, it announced a 200-basis-point reduction in the reserve requirement ratio (RRR) for universal and commercial banks, a move that would effectively release over P230 billion worth of additional liquidity into the market.
As I write this column, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) is still in the process of canvassing the votes cast during the last May 13, 2019 elections. But the initial official results and the more than 98% unofficial tally by the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) seem to indicate that the midterm election was a resounding success for the administration coalition.
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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.