By Amy R. Remo
The Department of Trade and Industry has issued “show cause orders” to 64 supermarkets and wet market stalls in Metro Manila for selling basic goods and prime commodities at prices higher than the approved suggested retail prices (SRPs).
By the staff
Some concerned citizens of Zamboanga City—including several leaders of its business and civil society communities—are raising embarrassing questions about the water supply deal the local water district recently entered into with a firm called PrimeWater Infrastructure Corp.
By Queena N. Lee-Chua
“preserving family harmony is most important for us,” Pedro (not his real name), 78, told me during our first meeting.
By Elizabeth Sanchez-Lacson
To many, Henry Sy Sr., the founder of SM, is the father of modern Philippine retail. Fondly called “Tatang,” his role as patriarch has deepened and extended over the years especially to several members of his extended family-employees and served communities alike.
By Ben O. de Vera
Retail giant SM was cited as the ninth-best retail brand in Asia-Pacific—the only Philippine brand to land on Interbrand’s top 30 list for the region.