Globe GCash pioneers FinTech solutions in PH

November 19th, 2015

Currently, Globe GCash is enjoying a wide acceptance among users and
is continuously growing. Records showed that for 2014 alone, GCash
grew its active base and transaction counts by over 100 percent.

Globe’s robust tech infrastructure opens start-up opportunities

November 18th, 2015

By creating a robust technology infrastructure, Globe has helped open a number of opportunities especially for startup businesses.

Growing up global

November 11th, 2015

One of the more striking theses that the three Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation business leaders made in Monday’s Meet Inquirer Multimedia forum was the argument from, or rather for, maturity. Asked specifically what was “in it” for the Philippines to host the biggest annual gathering of heads of government outside the United Nations system, businessman Jaime […]

#InquirerSeven Fast facts you need to know about Apec members

November 17th, 2015

From Nov. 16 to 19, 2015, the Philippines is host to the 27th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) summit, which will be attended by leaders of its 21 member-economies.

Asia-Pacific ministers meet seeking to finalize trade pact

May 22nd, 2017

Trade ministers from the Asia-Pacific region were meeting in Hanoi on Monday to speed up negotiations seeking to finalize a regional trade pact amid fears of growing trade protectionism.

Hot throwback pics of Canadian PM Trudeau sizzle Twitter

March 2nd, 2017

Remember the time Filipino netizens went bonkers with Justin Trudeau's unbearable good looks at the APEC Summit? Turns out that even Americans and Canadians themselves have unloaded their artillery of heart emojis for the heartthrob Canadian Prime Minister.



"For the Asia-Pacific and the world at large, China's development will generate huge opportunities and benefits and hold lasting and infinite promise,"

Chinese President Xi Jinping


"The overall constructive spirit that characterises our relations with the vast majority of countries in the region is very important. We value this spirit greatly and will do everything possible to develop bilateral and multilateral cooperation in a wide range of areas,"

Russian President Vladimir Putin


"The whole world is paying close attention to the Asia-Pacific region, as it is this region that is achieving the highest rate of economic growth and brimming with the greatest amount of future potential anywhere,"

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe


"Over the years, reforms, have allowed our country to shed the title of 'Sick Man of Asia.' Some have even begun calling us 'Asia's Rising Tiger,' having seen our improved economic performance,"

Philippine President Benigno Aquino III

Palace releases cost breakdown of Duterte’s foreign trips

February 23rd, 2017

The attendance of President Rodrigo Duterte to the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) in Peru was the his most expensive

Dark New Year looms in Bicol

December 30th, 2016

LEGAZPI CITY—After enduring a wet Christmas due to Typhoon “Nina” (international name: Nock-ten), thousands of residents in the Bicol region

Duterte blames ‘jet lag’ for skipping Apec socials

November 21st, 2016

“Jet lag” did President Duterte in during his first appearance at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) summit here, forcing him

A blooming bromance? Duterte gushes over Putin

November 21st, 2016

A bromance seems to have bloomed between President Rodrigo Duterte and his hero Russian President Vladimir Putin—at least judging by

Asia-Pacific summit closes with call to work for free trade

November 21st, 2016

LIMA, Peru — Leaders of 21 Asia-Pacific nations ended their annual summit Sunday with a call to resist protectionism amid

Duterte to declare lagoon in Scarborough off limits to fishermen

November 21st, 2016

President Duterte will issue an executive order unilaterally declaring the triangle-shaped lagoon inside the disputed Scarborough Shoal a marine sanctuary,

Russia to buy $2.5B in PH agri produce — DTI chief

November 21st, 2016

Russia committed to buy up to a staggering $2.5 billion worth of Philippine fruit, grains or vegetables during last Saturday's

Duterte ‘falls ill,’ skips Apec gala dinner for world leaders

November 20th, 2016

LIMA, Peru — President Duterte skipped the gala dinner for leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) here on Saturday

Duterte to align PH foreign policy with China-led Asia dev’t

November 20th, 2016

President Rodrigo Duterte has promised his Chinese counterpart that he will align his foreign policy toward China-led Asian economic development,

Xi pushes China-backed free trade deals to fill US void

November 20th, 2016

LIMA, Peru — Chinese President Xi Jinping urged Asia-Pacific leaders Saturday to get on board with Beijing-backed free trade agreements,

Duterte talks to Putin about distrust with US, hypocrisy of the West

November 20th, 2016

LIMA, Peru — Sparks flew at the first meeting between President Rodrigo Duterte and his idol Russian President Vladimir Putin

World leaders at APEC summit take aim at Trump over trade

November 20th, 2016

LIMA, Peru — Several US allies took aim at Donald Trump’s trade policies as China’s president made an impassioned call

Obama arrives in Peru facing tough questions on Trump

November 19th, 2016

Barack Obama touched down in Peru late Friday on the final foreign visit of his eight-year presidency, facing tough questions

Peru president, Apec host, warns of threats to free trade

November 19th, 2016

LIMA, Peru — The U.S. presidential election is a sign of growing hostility to free trade that threatens the global

Apec warned: Trump-inspired policy to kill growth

November 19th, 2016

In a message that seemed directed at US President-elect Donald Trump, business leaders from the member economies of the Asia-Pacific

Duterte to Apec leaders: ‘PH open for business’

November 18th, 2016

President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said he would encourage more investors to do business in the Philippines in his attendance

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