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Manila's 'significant' gains vs poverty must translate to inclusive growth: IMF

Manila must ensure that poverty alleviation efforts are 'targeted' rather than depending on effects of social programs to 'naturally go down,' said Changyong Rhee, director of the IMF's Asia and Pacific Department. → Read More

Bangko Sentral to ensure security of digital transactions: Diokno

Digital banking “is safe” Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Benjamin Diokno assured the public Friday as the government reviews existing regulations to enable further growth of electronic payments. → Read More

Peso at 'fair value' vs dollar, may trade at P51-P54 in 2020, says Diokno

The peso is currently among the three strongest currencies in the region, led by the Thai baht, Diokno said in an exclusive interview with ANC. → Read More

Rate cuts good, but 'clarity' over global issues better for business: Citi CEO

As central banks around the world cut interest rates to boost their economies, the head of one of the world's largest financial companies said interest rates can only do so much and businesses want 'clarity' more. → Read More

Panda Express hopes to duplicate Jollibee success in PH expansion

MANILA - The founder and CEO of Panda Express said he wants to duplicate the success of Jollibee as the American restaurant chain expands in the Philippines. → Read More

Pinoy app 'Kumu' grows by tapping Millennial and GenZ need for 'authenticity'

Kumu has become very popular among Filipino millennials and the GenZ demographic since its launch last year, reaching 1.5 million registered users in October and 2 million this month. → Read More

QC to speed up business permits without waiving important clearances

Quezon City intends to speed up the processing of permits in keeping with the spirit of the Ease of Doing Business Law but will not waive important requirements for businesses deemed as 'high risk,' the city's Mayor said on Monday. → Read More

Mayor of Philippines' richest city takes on cyberbullies, 'dinosaurs'

Fighting cyberbullies and retooling city hall employees to harness digital channels for public service, Binay is past the 100-day mark of her second term. It's a position held in the past by his father, former Vice President Jejomar Binay and brother, Junjun. → Read More

San Juan plugs tax leaks to raise revenue, pay debt: Zamora

Zamora, who ended the Estrada family's decades-long hold in the city, said a Commission on Audit report showed that San Juan had P736 million in 'undercollected' business taxes. → Read More

San Juan to build socialized high-rise, seeks smart city status

The two condominium towers, both 22 floors high, will 'empower' the poor by giving them a high altitude view of the city that was only accessible to the rich, Zamora said in an exclusive interview with ANC's The Boss. → Read More

No censorship in South China Morning Post from Alibaba, says CEO

As protests in Hong Kong enter a 19th week, SCMP CEO Gary Liu said he and Alibaba's owners have not interfered in the way their journalists are covering the mass actions. → Read More

'Purposeful' brands 'make bigger money': billionaire hotelier

Socially responsible brands make more profits, as corporate values become appealing to consumers, a Nepalese billionaire who runs a wellness resort in the Philippines said. → Read More

Nepalese billionaire aims to level up Philippine wellness resort into global brand

A wellness resort in Batangas is set to become a global brand with branches in three other countries with the backing of Nepal's first self-made billionaire. → Read More

Gov't 'redoing' flagship project list to include 'game-changing' deals: adviser

The P8-trillion infrastructure plan, also dubbed 'Dutertenomics' includes 75 projects including Metro Manila's first ever subway. → Read More

New Clark City ready to host 30th SEA Games: BCDA

The 60-hectare phase 1 of the mega-development was built in less than 2 years, Bases Conversion and Development Authority president and CEO Vince Dizon told ANC’s The Boss. → Read More

Manila Water 'making sure' all systems ready for summer months: president

Manila Water is working hard to prevent another water crisis from happening again after tens of thousands in the capital's east zone suffered from low to no water supply earlier this year, its president and CEO said Tuesday. → Read More

'Lipstick index' seen pointing to strong growth for cosmetics in PH

Mary Kay pointed out that even during the Second World War, when economies were geared towards the war effort, lipstick sales in the US actually went up. → Read More

Fashion conscious travelers boost Samsonite sales in PH

Travel gear maker Samsonite said on Tuesday it is looking to open two to three new stores in the Philippines in the second half this year amid demand from 'fashion-conscious' Filipinos. → Read More

SM 'not that concerned' over offshore gaming woes with 'minimal exposure'

SM Prime Holdings has “very few” Philippine Offshore Gaming Operations (POGO) take up, while its residential business has “less than 5 percent” of direct sales to buyers from mainland China, SM Investment Corp president and CEO Frederic DyBuncio said. → Read More

SM grows new ventures, professionalizes after Henry Sy's passing

There will be synergies among the nascent ventures and SM's core retail, banking and property arms, while they are unlikely to overtake the main businesses in terms of revenue said SM Investments President and CEO Frederic DyBuncio. → Read More