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Women’s traditional role helps make them good entrepreneurs

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SIANTURI and the microentrepreneurs enrolled at CMDC

For Batara Sianturi, country officer of Citibank Philippines, the success of many Filipino women in small and medium scale enterprises was not at all surprising.

Posted: March 9th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Trash cans for P13,000, anyone?

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BRABANTIA area sales manager for Asia-Pacific Danny den Hartog

At prices ranging from more than P2,000 to P13,000, getting a Brabantia trash bin seems quite an indulgence, even for those with money to spare.

Posted: February 8th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos | Read More »

‘Cookies’ for fish is top microenterprise

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2013 WINNERS of the Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards are all smiles here—after being informed they will receive generous cash prizes, scholarship to entrepreneurship training, life and health microinsurance coverage and a laptop—all to further boost their businesses.

A Bulakeño, who makes “cookies” as fish feed, is this year’s national winner of the Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards (CMA).

Posted: December 28th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Successful women entrepreneurs set ‘records’

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MASTERCARD vice president for marketing and client relations Judith Marie Dayrit (left) and MasterCard Apmea group head of communications Georgette Tan

For sari-sari stores, collecting from deadbeat debtors may seem like the ultimate challenge to survival. One proprietor on a small island in Central Philippines even made headlines for his radical campaign to “motivate” non-paying customers to settle their debts. The store owner launched a shame campaign, posting a list of the most notorious debtors where everyone in the community can see.

Posted: July 6th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Meet Solane, the former Shellane

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Solane plant

With a new name that is still unfamiliar even to its old customers, Solane is counting on enhanced client service to reestablish itself in the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) market, even increase its market share.

Posted: April 1st, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Lessons from his grandparents

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Citibank

Michael Zink, head of Citibank for Asean and Singapore country officer, laughs as he catches himself quoting yet again his grandparents. “May be I should write a book—“What I Learned from My Grandparents.”

Posted: December 29th, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Premium tuna brand brings hope to small fishers

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A MAN balances his prize catch on one shoulder at a fishing village in Ilocos Norte. Some 300 Pasuquin artisanal fishing families using about 200 small bancas are participating in the pilot phase of what the partners hope will become a nationwide campaign.

In Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte, leading conservation group World Wide Fund for Nature-Philippines (WWF-Philippines) and private corporation Century Canning Corporation (CCC), the country’s top tuna canning firm, have partnered in a project designed to make sustainable fishing a viable means of livelihood for small fisherfolk.

Posted: December 1st, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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