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.

Russian PM assures Duterte: We are by the side of PH

November 14th, 2017

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has assured President Rodrigo Duterte of Moscow’s support in the Philippines' fight against terrorism.

Trump unlikely to rebuke Duterte for drug war killings

November 13th, 2017

MANILA, Philippines—Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has sanctioned a bloody drug war that features extrajudicial killing. He called Barack Obama a "son of a whore." Last week, he boasted that he murdered a man with his own hands. All that may well go unmentioned in public by United States President Donald Trump when the leaders hold talks Monday.



"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

Apec 2017: Voices of the Future issues declaration for youth

November 12th, 2017

The youth representatives of 17 out of 21 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies adopted a declaration for youth at

Contrasting visions as Apec CEO summit closes

November 12th, 2017

In strong speeches laying out widely differing visions on the future of international trade, the presidents of China and the

Apec leaders swear by multilateral trading

November 12th, 2017

Leaders of 21 economies in Asia and the Pacific yesterday expressed their strong commitment to the multilateral trade system in

Oops, Trump misspells PH

November 12th, 2017

There are many ways one could misspell the “Philippines” that even US President Donald Trump isn't safe from committing the

‘See you tomorrow,’ Trump tells Duterte during meetup at Apec

November 11th, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte and United States President Donald Trump met for the first time on Saturday during the Asia-Pacific Economic

Trump: US can no longer tolerate chronic trade abuses

November 11th, 2017

President Donald Trump told attendees at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit Friday here that he won't let the United States be

Duterte: Russia helped turn tide in Marawi

November 11th, 2017

Da Nang, Vietnam—President Duterte on Friday thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin for helping “turn the tide” in the fight against

‘Bilats’ are where much of the talking happens

November 11th, 2017

DA NANG, VIETNAM—Asia’s two major regional meetings are unfolding in coming days, filling the news cycles with imagery of groups

Duterte tells Putin: ‘We will remember you for all time’

November 10th, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday met with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec)

For 2nd consecutive year, Duterte skips Apec gala dinner

November 10th, 2017

For the second consecutive year, President Rodrigo Duterte skipped the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) leaders' gala dinner.

Trump says Asia held hostage by N. Korea’s ‘twisted fantasies’

November 10th, 2017

US President Donald Trump on Friday said the Asia-Pacific region was being held hostage by the "twisted fantasies" of North Korean leader

Trump defiant on trade, vows to put ‘America First’

November 10th, 2017

President Donald Trump gave a spirited airing of his "America First" doctrine in a speech to Asia-Pacific leaders on Friday, vowing

Trump will not meet with Putin in Vietnam — White House

November 10th, 2017

US President Donald Trump will not hold a meeting with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of a regional

Asean, Apec leaders urged to tackle human rights crises

November 10th, 2017

Human Rights Watch on Thursday urged world leaders converging for annual summits in Southeast Asia to tackle the region’s human

Apec must continue to adapt, transform and lead—ministers

November 9th, 2017

Ministers from the 21 APEC member economies have convened in Da Nang to discuss advancing Asia-Pacific integration and trade in

Asia summits offer fresh hope for suffering Rohingya

November 8th, 2017

Fresh hope for more than 600,000 victims of Asia’s worst refugee crisis arrives in the next few days with international

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