Business

Dino Mari Testa

Who Is Dennis Uy, The Guy Behind The Country’s Third Telco?

The reality show “Philippines’ Next Top Telco” is coming to a close and right now, there is one player ahead of the competition.After three companies submitted their documentary requirements to the government, only one company met the requirements and wa...

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5 Important Things To Consider Before Investing In A Franchise
Cloey Mangali

5 Important Things To Consider Before Investing In A Franchise

Is a franchise a good investment? With thousands of brands to choose from, what are the things to consider before buying a franchise?Franchise systems are not created equal. They all offer different concepts, products, and services.Even a widely recognized bra...

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Richest Cities in the Philippines 2017
Cloey Mangali

Makati Dethrones QC As The Philippines’ Richest City

In what some might consider a surprising upset, the Commission on Audit’s (COA) Annual Financial Report on Local Government Units 2017 revealed that Makati has overthrown Quezon City to become the Philippines' richest city in 2017.According to a report in th...

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Kristel Serran

Minimum Wage Increase: Metro Manila’s Private Sector Workers To Get P537 A Day

The minimum wage for private sector workers has been raised from P512 to P537 in Metro Manila, as announced by Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III.At a press briefing held last Monday (November 5), Bello explained that the increase was applied on October 30.�...

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Business Loan Rejected
Cloey Mangali

5 Reasons Why Your Business Loan Application Was Rejected

As a businessman, nothing’s worse than running short of funds, especially if your small business loan application keeps getting rejected.Why is your business loan denied? Well, for one thing, different lenders have different requirements and standards. Thus,...

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How To Start And Grow An Online Business
Kristel Serran

Beat Inflation: How To Start An Online Business In The Philippines

With 37.75 million Filipinos currently using e-commerce platforms, there is no better time than now to start an online business in the Philippines.Becoming an online entrepreneur is not as hard as many people think. Once you've done a careful study of your mar...

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How to Register A Business In The Philippines
Kristel Serran

How To Register A Business In The Philippines: Startup Tips

Budding entrepreneurs looking for the best business to start with can find lots of ideas online. For starters, one can look at affordable options for franchising or starting their own food stall.When you’ve had your Eureka moment and figure out what busin...

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New Law Allows The Use Of Personal Property For Loan Collateral
Cloey Mangali

New Law Allows The Use Of Personal Property For Loan Collateral

A new law signed last month will grant more Filipinos to access loans by allowing them to use personal property as collateral.Republic Act No. 11057, known as the Personal Property Security Act (PPSA), was signed by the President last August 17.Currently, bank...

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Jeff Bezos 1 Trillion Dollar Man
Dino Mari Testa

Jeff Bezos Could Be The World's First Trillionaire; Amazon Now A Trillion-Dollar Company

Amazon has now joined Apple as a formal member of the so-called “four comma club.”On Tuesday (September 4), Amazon’s market value briefly reached $1 trillion after its shares saw a meteoric rise to $2,050.50. The value didn’t sustain it share price as ...

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Philippines Ranks 10th On Asia Pacific Sustainable Trade Ranking
Cloey Mangali

PH Ranks 10th In Asia Pacific Sustainable Trade Rankings

The Philippines has bettered its sustainable trade ranking, going up three notches to No. 10 in the region.This year’s Hinrich Foundation Sustainable Trade Index’s latest cycle placed the Philippines at number 10, among the 19 Asia Pacific member economies...

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