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Branson: PH should ease foreign ownership limits

Sir Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group and one of the world's most celebrated entrepreneurs, made a quick stop in Manila for ANC's "The Asian Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum."Full article

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How DICT can boost BPO sector

As of 05/25/16 11:23 PM
IT experts and the BPO industry welcome the creation of the Department of Information and Communications Technology, which they say can help the Philippines step up its game in the field of information technology and generate new jobs. Full article

BSP: 9 arrests in Q1 of 2016 for counterfeiting

As of 05/25/16 6:06 PM
MANILA - The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) continues to beef up its campaign against counterfeiting operations in the first quarter of the year, leading to nine arrests. Full article

Screw it, just do it: Branson's business advice

As of 05/25/16 4:07 PM
MANILA - Billionaire philanthropist Richard Branson, who has built a business empire that spans music, aviation and space travel, said aspiring businessmen should just "screw it, just do it." Full article

Mindanao biz group lauds Duterte's economic agenda

As of 05/25/16 3:12 PM
MANILA - The success of incoming President Rodrigo Duterte in Davao City can be replicated across the country, the Mindanao Business Council (MBC) said Wednesday. Full article

Business, showbiz converge for 'rebel billionaire' Branson in Manila

As of 05/25/16 2:52 PM
MANILA - The Philippines' business elite, with a dash of showbiz glitter, converged in the capital on Wednesday to hear billionaire philanthropist Richard Branson speak about leadership and entrepreneurship. Full article

DOJ backs bill declaring agri smuggling as sabotage

As of 05/25/16 2:13 PM
MANILA - The Department of Justice (DOJ) has expressed its full support for a proposed measure to declare large-scale agricultural smuggling as "economic sabotage." Full article

Bangko Sentral to offer $641-M at maiden term deposit auction

As of 05/25/16 1:02 PM
MANILA - The Philippine central bank said on Wednesday it will offer P30 billion ($641.64 million) at the maiden auction of term deposits on June 8. Full article

Sir Richard Branson to speak at ANC Leadership Series

As of 05/25/16 12:55 PM
Billionaire philanthropist Sir Richard Branson topbills ANC's Asian Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum happening Wednesday afternoon. Michelle Ong is there with the details. Full article

Twitter drops photos, videos from 140-character limit

As of 05/25/16 11:49 AM
Twitter Inc. said on Tuesday that user names and media attachments such as photos and videos will no longer count toward the length of a tweet but the 140-character limit will remain. Full article

Imports growth quickens to 11.7 pct in March

As of 05/25/16 11:19 AM
MANILA - Philippine imports grew at a significantly faster pace in March, buoyed by double-digit increases in electronic, iron and steel, industrial machinery and equipment imports, the statistics agency said on Wednesday. Full article

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Leap of faith: Pinay finds success in entrepreneurship

Leap of faith: Pinay finds success in entrepreneurship

Jean C. Uvero shares her story of success in entrepreneurship.

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Under 30: Tips on getting your first car

Under 30: Tips on getting your first car

MANILA - Car sales are rising, with demand fueled by a booming economy and a young workforce looking to buy their first set of wheels to escape the hellish commute.