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MVP: THE SAVVY INVESTOR

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Hongkong-based investment management and holding company of the Salim Group of Indonesia, First Pacific Co. Ltd. is the crown jewel of Manuel Velez Pangilinan as a management wizard and investor par excellence. When one talks [...]

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PH CONGLOMERATES SIMPLY THRIVE

Five families or groups own the ten largest public corporations in the Philippines—Ramon S. Ang (RSA), the family of the late Henry Sy Sr., the group of Manuel V. Pangilinan of First Pacific Ltd Hongkong, […]

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THE LOOMING ENERGY CRISIS: WHO IS TO BLAME?

Is there a looming electricity shortage, what experts call an energy crisis? Well, it seems.   The brownouts that swept the main island of Luzon on May 31 to June 2 are the precursor of things […]

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NOYNOY AQUINO, 61

Benigno Simeon Cojuangco Aquino III died in his sleep slouched in his LazyBoy at the family’s Times Street residence in suburban Quezon City early morning of June 24, 2021.  He was 61.  He apparently died […]

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BREAKTHROUGH

The chief of the Philippines’ economic team Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has told business journalists that while the Philippines may be behind other regional economies at this time in bouncing back from the malaise […]

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DESPITE DOUBTS

The chief of the Philippines’ economic team Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has told business journalists that while the Philippines may be behind other regional economies at this time in bouncing back from the malaise […]

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ECONOMIC RECOVERY BEGINS AUGUST

August 2021. That is how early Albay 2nd District Rep. Joey Salceda sees the beginning of an uptick in the Philippine economy.  It is also the month when the global economy begins to shift its […]

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THE 2022 PRESIDENTIAL RACE COULD BE A TIE

Based on my analysis of the situation so far, these are the emerging presidential-vice presidential tandems for the May 2022 elections: 1. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte; 2. Senator Panfilo […]

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BOOK TRENDS 2021

While the 2020 pandemic raged around the world, racists raged against Asians. Amid the abuse, Asian books surged in popularity. The book-into-movie “Crazy Rich Asians” in 2018 signaled the worldwide bankability of Asians in movies […]

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AWESOME ASIAN AMERICANS—20 STARS WHO MADE AMERICA AMAZING

By Phil Amara & Oliver Chin Illustrated by Juan Calle Flexibound, 122 pages, 2020 Immedium “Immigrants and their children  continue to enrich our nation’s culture. Discover important chapters of American history and the marvelous accomplishments […]

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THE COMMITTED — A NOVEL

By Viet Thanh Nguyễn Pulitzer winner of The Sympathizer Hardcover, 345 pages, 2021. Grove Press (Grove Atlantic) I didn’t read The Sympathizer (2015) which won a Pulitzer, so I was curious to read this sequel. […]

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WHERE THE PAST BEGINS – A WRITER’S MEMOIR

Heart-wrenching memoir by longtime bestseller and awarded author Amy Tan of “The Joy Luck Club”, “The Valley of Amazement”, and  “The Hundred Secret Senses”. “Joy Luck Club” was a year-long NYT bestseller which gained many […]

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BETTER STRETCHING

By Joe Yoon Hardcover, 198 pages, 2020. St. Martin’s Essentials Joe Yoon is a certified personal trainer, licensed massage therapist, and founder of the fitness training JoeTherapy. He helps Olympic gold medalists, professional athletes, champion […]

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