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.
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The Vicon: Villar Group Convention
The first and the biggest of its kind, The Vicon gathers the country’s biggest real estate brands in one giant virtual property expo. Sign up now on this two-day event and fulfill your dream home and investment. Visit https://vportal.ph and register now!
Villar Still Richest Among Pinoy Billionaires
Real estate tycoon Manuel B. Villar Jr., the so-called brown taipan with a noteworthy rags-to-riches story, has gone a long way even in the country’s billionaire rankings, staying as the richest man in the country for the third straight year from only 12th place in 2016.