• GRI Standards Certified Training Course for Sustainability Reporting.

  • MBC GMM with Sen. Sonny Angara and Rep. Dax Cua

  • ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION on the Bangsamoro Basic Law and the Peace Process

  • ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ON TRAIN PACKAGE 2 with USEC. KARL KENDRICK CHUA

  • ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ON FEDERALISM USABC

  • The forum for constructive ideas

  • ANC Presents: The Makati Business Club Story

    ANC Presents: The Business of Nation Building The Makati Business Club Story on Tuesday, February 13, 8pm exclusively at the ABS-CBN News Channel

Highlights

  • Business lessons from the Boston Marathon

    By: Rizalina G. Mantaring

    The Boston Marathon this year was historic for many reasons, starting with arguably the worst weather conditions in memory.

    Boston was hit by the storm that had been moving through the east coast, and I ran in the worst conditions I had ever run in. Rain was pouring throughout the course, strong headwinds pushed us back, and it was freezing.

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  • ‘Design Sprints’ for better governance

    Have you ever been frustrated by the manual process of filing for any government permit? You usually have to fill out multiple forms, line up in various offices or even commute from one office to another, and wait for some time.

    One of the challenges we’ve faced in the Ease of Doing Business project was developing technology solutions quickly. For a variety of reasons, we couldn’t get government agencies to move fast enough. Procurement processes took too long, or procedures for obtaining licenses and permits could not be simplified. In the meantime, entrepreneurs and investors suffered through the manual procedures.

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  • General Membership Meeting with NEDA Director- General Ernesto M. Pernia

  • EMPOWERING WOMEN FOR THE FUTURE OF WORK

    By: Julia Abad

    The future of “work” has become more than just a buzzword, and is now a focal topic of discussion in several international fora. To contextualize this point: Google recently introduced a new product being developed, “Google Duplex,” where it was revealed that the company’s Artificial Intelligence technology could eventually make phone calls and engage in conversations on our behalf, and eventually reach a wider base of consumers and businesses and streamline processes.

    No question about it, the Fourth Industrial Revolution is happening and is transforming human activities. This could eventually change the face of the workplace and affect our workforce. In particular, these changes, and the prevailing outlook on women’s contributions in the workplace, be it positive or negative, are factors that may affect the very work foundation we are all accustomed to.

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  • MBC Careers: Senior & Junior Researchers

  • Business lessons from the Boston Marathon
  • ‘Design Sprints’ for better governance
  • EMPOWERING WOMEN FOR THE FUTURE OF WORK

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New Tourism Chief Pushes for Sustainable Tourism

New Tourism Chief Pushes for Sustainable Tourism

19 June 2018 - Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat said the country must push for “sustainable tourism and responsible tourists,” which she says will be the “overarching theme” of her leadership at the Department of Tourism.

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BusinessWorld: “Business groups want policy stability amid shift to federalism”

SIX business groups have asked the government’s economic agencies to review the economic and budgetary implications of the change in government system to a federal structure.

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BUSINESS GROUPS’ POSITION PAPER ON THE PROPOSED SHIFT TO A FEDERAL SYSTEM

BUSINESS GROUPS’ POSITION PAPER ON THE PROPOSED SHIFT TO A FEDERAL SYSTEM

June 18, 2018 --We, the undersigned Philippine Business Groups, respectfully submit this position paper on the government's plan to shift to a federal system. Our economy has achieved robust expansion in recent years, and it is imperative, in the interest of more inclusive growth, that we continue to improve on our competitiveness and our ability to attract job-creating investments through stable policies and reduced uncertainty.

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The importance of Apec to PH

The importance of Apec to PH

By: Guillermo M. Luz I have just returned from New Zealand where I attended the first meeting in 2018 of the Apec Business Advisory Council (Abac). We meet quarterly to discuss policies and programs recommended by the business community.

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