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.

Elections, Apec coverages lead roster of Inquirer CMMA finalists

September 9th, 2016

The Inquirer's coverage of the May 2016 elections and the Apec summit last November led the roster of Inquirer finalists in the 38th Catholic Mass Media Awards, which will be held on Oct. 12.

Doing business in Asia getting easier

August 30th, 2016

Setting up a business in the Asia Pacific, including the Philippines, has become easier as it now takes half the time to do so compared to about a decade ago, according to the findings of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec).



"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

Two 2017 events seen to boost MICE market

August 7th, 2016

Two upcoming international events to be held in the Philippines next year has boosted the optimism of tourism stakeholders, including

Tourism exec: Cebu needs more convention centers

July 24th, 2016

Despite hosting recent int’l events, Cebu should improve areas to sustain MICE growth Cebu should have bigger convention centers, better

Investments, improved infra to help CV hit tourism target

June 30th, 2016

The influx of investments for tourism development and improvement of tourism infrastructure in the region are among the factors that

We dare to dream of a better future for Filipino people

May 14th, 2016

The so-called “economic growth” under the Aquino administration is a hoax; its growth is only for the elite, local and

Be not afraid

April 9th, 2016

At the Easter Sunday Mass I attended, I was struck by the priest’s statement that the phrase “Be not afraid”

SALt lamp: Issues, challenges, potentials

March 27th, 2016

The threat of climate change and environmental destruction is bigger than ever, especially for developing countries like the Philippines. In

HPG: Concrete barriers replacing plastics on Edsa

March 5th, 2016

Blamed for some road mishaps, the orange plastic barriers separating lanes for private cars and passenger buses on Edsa would

Canada’s waste trade policy: A global concern

March 2nd, 2016

The global community should be alarmed at the recent statement of the Canadian Environment and Climate Change Ministry that the

The President is living life as a rich monarch

February 4th, 2016

So President Aquino found time to meet with Miss Universe, but he can’t find the time to meet with the

Inclusive business and strategy

January 17th, 2016

THE VERY timely theme of inclusive growth of the recently concluded Manila Apec conference has spawned a new mantra for

CNN anchor: PH is ripe for tourism boom

January 7th, 2016

“My Manila experience has been less than ideal, in the sense that I was there for Apec (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation,

PNP chief: 2015 a ‘challenging year’ with successful accomplishments

January 5th, 2016

It has been a challenging year for the Philippine National Police (PNP) with the death of its 44 men in

Economic growth up to us

January 4th, 2016

THOSE EXPECTING the government to provide the impetus for the Philippines’ economic growth in 2016 are bound to be disappointed,

#InquirerSeven Most Vital Signs of Stronger Prospects for 2016

December 30th, 2015

The year 2015 in particular saw the Philippines thrust further into the global stage, for reasons good and bad. The

89% of Filipinos welcome 2016 with hope—Pulse Asia

December 29th, 2015

Majority of Filipinos or 89 percent are welcoming 2016 with hope, a survey of the Pulse Asia revealed.

#InquirerSeven: Most eye-popping stories of 2015

December 26th, 2015

The year 2015 in particular saw the Philippines thrust further into the global stage, for reasons good and bad. The

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