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InclusiveBusiness

By: Peter Angelo V. Perfecto

When I was asked to write a message last year for a Board of Investments publication that aimed to document and encourage inclusive business awareness and engagement among companies in the Philippines, I zeroed in on the significantly substantial role that the private sector can play in making poverty alleviation its business, too. I am sharing my message in the hope that more will better appreciate how the business community can and must do its part.

ABAC

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.

President Rodrigo Duterte has taken steps to get close to China, including a non-confrontational stance in the South China Sea. On February 21st, the first MBC General Membership Meeting for the year, Secretary¬†Pernia¬†will talk about how the government plans to benefit from this new relationship with the economic giant that’s becoming a globalization leader with […]