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.

Duterte to participate in virtual APEC Leaders’ Meeting

November 16th, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte is set to participate in an online meeting of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders on Friday. This will be the first time the annual meeting between economic leaders of the 21 APEC member economies will be held online due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “This is on Nov. […]

‘Bright’ Christmas certain in typhoon-stricken Albay

November 6th, 2020

LEGAZPI CITY—With support from power cooperatives in other provinces, Albay Power and Energy Corp. (Apec) is aiming to restore power supply in Albay before the year ends. “We are sure that before Christmas, more towns and villages would be energized, but definitely not all,” said Lesley Capus, head of corporate communication of Apec. At least […]



"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: A new phase of the journey

February 22nd, 2020

Last week, I attended the first quarterly meeting of 2020 of the Apec Business Advisory Council (Abac) in Sydney, Australia.

Duterte supports Chile’s decision to pull out in hosting Apec meet

November 2nd, 2019

        NONTHABURI, Thailand — President Rodrigo Duterte has backed Chile’s decision to pull out from hosting the

With Apec canceled, focus is now on Asean Summit

November 1st, 2019

BANGKOK — With the Apec (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) summit in Chile canceled, global attention will be on the 35th Asean

Chile pulls out as host of Apec, climate summits amid unrest

November 1st, 2019

SANTIAGO—Chile pulled out of hosting two major international summits on Wednesday as it struggled to restore order after more than

Duterte’s foreign trips in limbo due to health condition – Palace

October 29th, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — The upcoming foreign trips of President Rodrigo Duterte remain in limbo due to his health condition, Malacañang

Apec becomes battleground for US, China

October 10th, 2019

SEOUL — After last year’s Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, the headlines announced a first in the forum’s 25-year history: Its

Apec’s new data privacy rules

August 17th, 2019

The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) has embarked on a journey to establish a region-wide data privacy framework. It’s called the

The future of work

February 16th, 2019

As we go deeper into the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the nature of work—what gets done, who does it, where it’s

Papua New Guinea on hunt for 275 cars missing after APEC

February 14th, 2019

A Papua New Guinea police superintendent on Thursday was hot on the trail of one of the many high-end cars

Apec vis-à-vis US-China tiff

November 25th, 2018

The increase in antagonism between the United States and China has affected multilateral talks, too.

Cops, soldiers storm parliament over unpaid Apec bonuses

November 20th, 2018

Papua New Guinea PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea — Papua New Guinea police and soldiers stormed the country’s parliament Tuesday,

PNG police, soldiers storm parliament over unpaid APEC allowances

November 20th, 2018

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea – Papua New Guinea police and soldiers stormed the country’s parliament Tuesday, smashing windows and

PNG police, soldiers storm parliament over unpaid APEC allowances

November 20th, 2018

Papua New Guinea police and soldiers stormed the country's parliament Tuesday, demanding unpaid APEC bonuses.

Palace: Duterte ‘versatility’ aided decision to finish Apec

November 20th, 2018

Malacañang on Tuesday said President Rodrigo Duterte’s "versatility" in deciding issues of governance aided his decision to finish the Asia Pacific Economic

Questions over APEC after costly summit failure

November 19th, 2018

With Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin absent and leaders unable even to agree on a joint statement, some critics are

Palace: Duterte urges a stop to ‘adventurism’ in South China Sea

November 19th, 2018

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