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HOT CEOS

RAMON S. ANG : THE MAN WHO REMADE SMC Ramon S. Ang (RSA) re-engineered San Miguel Corp. into what it is today—a nimble, green, colossal, hugely profitable money-spinner with No. 1 position in at least […]

Business

WHO / WHAT IS SAN MIGUEL

In 1890, under a grant from the Spanish colonial government, La Fabrica de Cerveza de San Miguel, the first brewery in the Philippines and Southeast Asia, was established in the old San Miguel district of […]

Special Report

A FOOD SHORTAGE

Expect a food shortage in the coming years. Production of major agricultural products is down.  Rice prices have collapsed, thanks to unabated importations.  Because rice prices have collapsed, it is now hugely unprofitable for Filipino […]

Spotlight

A SLOWING ECONOMY

Now the bad news. The Philippine economy is slowing down.  Economic growth (as measured by the gain, less inflation, in the annual value of economic production or GDP ) is headed to its steepest drop […]