Tagani, Grupo Kalinangan, Antipara, AIDFI, Lexmeet lead 3rd Globe Future Makers program
The top five startups with the judges. 1st row (from L-R): Francis Corpuz and Laurice Dagum of Antipara, Kickstart Ventures President Minette Navarrete, Keb Cuevas of Tagani, Geia dela Pena and Joel Aldor of Grupo Kalinangan. 2nd row (from L-R): Auke Idzenga of AIDFI, Allan Pasumbal of Lexmeet, Globe SVP for Digital Ventures Glenn Estrella, Globe Head for Innovations Mikey Garovillo, The Spark Project Founder and CEO Patch Dulay, and Globe Head of Citizenship Miguel Bermundo Photo From Globe Corporate Communications

Tagani, Grupo Kalinangan, Antipara, AIDFI, Lexmeet lead 3rd Globe Future Makers program

Five startups with game-changing digital solutions have made it to the 3rd year of Globe Future Makers (GFM) program which aims to help build an ecosystem of support for local…

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‘Bangkota’ (coral reef) will be Philippines’ theme for Expo 2020 Dubai
Photo: From Left: Arch. Budji Layug, Marian Roces, DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez, Arch. Royal Pineda, Assistant Secretary Rosvi Geatos, and Undersecretary Rowel Barba

‘Bangkota’ (coral reef) will be Philippines’ theme for Expo 2020 Dubai

The Department of Trade and Industry hosted a select group of lifestyle editors and writers in a round table lunch for a Sneak Preview of the PHILIPPINES participation in Expo…

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Bulacan Cyberpark to rise  in 12-ha area in Malolos City
Bulacan officials led by Gov. Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado (second from right) are joined by Sen. Cynthia Villar in the groundbreaking at the site of the soon-to-rise Bulacan Cyberpark and Business District in Malolos City on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. (Photo by PNA)

Bulacan Cyberpark to rise in 12-ha area in Malolos City

Bulacan Cyberpark to rise in 12-ha area in Malolos City By Manny Balbin, PNA A 12-hectare business district, which is seen to provide job opportunities not only to Bulakenyos but…

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BMW, PH government discuss possibility of getting parts from the Philippines
BOI Governor Napoleon Conception (upper photo) urged the participants to adapt to different manufacturing practices, from Asian to Western, to deepen our participation in global value chains and maximize the country’s potential. BOI Executive Director for Industry Development Services, Ms. Ma. Corazon Halili-Dichosa (lower left photo, center, with participants) said this an opportunity for participants to tap into the global supply chain of BMW, as the country continues to work towards strengthening R&D capabilities in the sector and be able to “engineer the next driving experience”. David Brown, Senior Consultant of International Finance Corporation – World Bank (lower right photo) holds a video conferencing with the participants direct from Austria on value proposition coaching to ensure that potential suppliers are ready for June 19. Photo Courtesy of BOI Media Group

BMW, PH government discuss possibility of getting parts from the Philippines

The Board of Investments (BOI) conducted an event briefing and business coaching session for potential parts suppliers of the German automaker, BMW, held at the Holiday Inn Makati on June…

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Angkas retrains riders, fails 70% of applicants to ensure safety
Top Photo: SAFER ANGKAS RIDE. (From left) George Royeca, Angkas Head of Regulatory and Public Affairs; Davide Medrana, Angkas Head for Operations; and Jobert Bolanos of the Motorcycle Rights Organization show off the new safety features of an Angkas ride. Below: ANGKAS retrains its rider-partners at the San Andres Gym in Malate, Manila on Thursday, June 13, 2019. Photos By Jay Luna/THEPHILBIZNEWS.COM

Angkas retrains riders, fails 70% of applicants to ensure safety

Angkas retrains riders, fails 70% of applicants to ensure safety Text and photo by Jay Luna Having safety as its primary concern, Angkas has rolled out a retraining program for…

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Caltex Fuel Your School boosts STEM education in Cagayan Valley and CAR through fuel ups in Caltex
Joel Gaviola, Assistant Manager, Corporate Affairs, Chevron Philippines Inc; Juan Miguel Delgado, Chief Operating Officer, Northern Star Energy Corp.; Ferdinand Narciso, Project Development Officer IV, Department of Education, Region 2; Cresencio Gamay, Regional Partnership Focal Person, DepEd CAR; Atty. Raissa Bautista, Manager, Corporate Affairs, Chevron Philippines Inc., Daisy Palor, Project Manager, AmCham Foundation Phils. Inc.; Mardie Torres, OIC AmCham Foundation Phil. Inc., during the launch of Caltex Fuel Your School.

Caltex Fuel Your School boosts STEM education in Cagayan Valley and CAR through fuel ups in Caltex

Caltex Fuel Your School boosts STEM education in Cagayan Valley and CAR through fuel ups in Caltex Thirty highest-need public high schools to each get P100,000 in modern learning tools…

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New law waives gov’t documentary fees for first-time jobseekers
The 'Kalayaan Job Fair' rolled out by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)-Cordillera at Porta Vaga, Baguio City offers over 800 local employment opportunities and at least 3,600 vacancies abroad in celebration of the 121st Independence Day celebration on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. (Photo by CRC/THEPHILBIZNEWS.COM)

New law waives gov’t documentary fees for first-time jobseekers

New law waives gov’t documentary fees for first-time jobseekers By Azer Parrocha, PNA First-time jobseekers will no longer have to pay for fees when they acquire government documents needed for…

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Filipino film ‘Oda sa Wala’ makes it to the 54th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in Czech Republic
Scenes from "Oda sa Wala" Photo from Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP)

Filipino film ‘Oda sa Wala’ makes it to the 54th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in Czech Republic

Filipino filmmaker Dwein Baltazar’s “Oda sa Wala” joins the diverse selection of outstanding films in competition at the 54th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF), making it the only competing Filipino film…

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