Samsung receives two awards for its sustainability initiatives by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Samsung receives two awards for its sustainability initiatives by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Samsung’s continued sustainability efforts recognized with 2017 Cutting Edge Champion Award and Gold Tier Award Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a global leader in technology and innovation, announced today that it has received two awards for its sustainability initiatives by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).  The EPA awarded Samsung with the 2017 Cutting Edge Champion Award for its innovative Galaxy Upcycling program, and honored the company’s U.S. e-waste collection efforts …

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Olivia De Jesus is ABS-CBN’s New Global Chief Operating Officer

Olivia De Jesus is ABS-CBN’s New Global Chief Operating Officer De Jesus takes over her position from Rafael Lopez who has retired. ABS-CBN Corporation, the Philippines’ largest media and entertainment network, has named Olivia De Jesus as the new Chief Operating Officer (COO) of ABS-CBN Global Ltd., the organization that oversees all international subsidiaries of ABS-CBN and manages its global flagship brand, TFC (The Filipino Channel). De Jesus takes over her position from Rafael Lopez who has retired. Lopez will continue to be engaged by …

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RCBC introduces the country’s first neighborhood mobile ATM “Cash Express”

RCBC introduces the country’s first neighborhood mobile ATM “Cash Express” RCBC is the first ever bank to offer an innovative product that provides all the functions of an ATM in a mobile POS device. Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC), one of the largest universal banks in the Philippines, introduced the country’s first neighborhood ATM that enables the bank’s customers to do various regular banking transactions even through your friendly sari-sari stores, giving more Filipinos flexibility and accessibility when it comes to managing their finances. Cash …

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Pioneer Adhesives Foundation Inc. spearheads ‘Planting for the Planet’

Pioneer Adhesives Foundation Inc. spearheads ‘Planting for the Planet’ Over a hundred volunteers composed of Pioneer Adhesives, Inc. employees and business partners rolled up their sleeves and planted 200 seedlings in the beautiful island of Panglao. In its continued commitment to preserve and protect Mother Earth, Pioneer Adhesives Foundation, Inc. (PAFI) in coordination with the local government unit under the leadership of the Municipal Mayor Leonila P. Montero spearheaded a tree planting activity called Planting for the Planet in Panglao, Bohol last November 23. Over …

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BAVI provides work opportunities to Persons with Disabilities

BAVI provides work opportunities to Persons with Disabilities For Bounty Agro Ventures Inc., providing work to PWDs also benefits companies and their employees. Most companies would think twice about employing Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) when they can hire people who are perfectly able. But for Bounty Agro Ventures Inc. (BAVI), providing work to PWDs also benefits companies and their employees. BAVI is one of the local companies that have partnered with Unilab Foundation for Project Inclusion, a program that helps PWDs obtain and sustain jobs …

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Mr. Chinatown Jacob Muñez is Blackwater’s newest brand ambassador

Mr. Chinatown Jacob Muñez is Blackwater’s newest brand ambassador Blackwater is the grooming line of the country’s leading cosmetics brand Ever Bilena. Fans had the rare opportunity to get to know this year’s Mr. Chinatown winner and newest Blackwater brand ambassador Jacob Muñez during his meet and greet at Metro Gaisano Mall, Market Market.   A former Medical Supply Sergeant, Jacob Muñez served in the US Army from 2010-2016 where he was honored with multiple awards such as Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Service Medal, …

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Depression fuels success story in “My Puhunan”

Depression fuels success story in “My Puhunan” Learn more about her story of resilience and success, and also get to know the person behind the famous “Goto Believe” this Tuesday (January 9) with Karen Davila on “My Puhunan,” 9:30pm on DZMM TeleRadyo and after “Bandila” on ABS-CBN and ABS-CBN HD. People get into business for different reasons. For Cathy Brillantes-Turvil, the owner of the paradise-like Nurture Wellness Village in Tagaytay City, it became a way for her to fight through her depression. Know her inspiring success story …

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‘Tsinelas’ action figure maker Elmer Padilla shares the secret ingredient for his quality work

‘Tsinelas’ action figure maker Elmer Padilla shares the secret ingredient for his quality work Tsinelas to Superheroes: The Elmer Padilla Story From salt-powered lamps to the legendary karaoke machine, stories of Filipino ingenuity and creativity have always inspired us, as well as people all over the world. Now, we take a look at the latest among our countrymen to be recognized on the international stage for his brilliance. Last September, Elmer Padilla made headlines when his handmade action figures, made of recycled tsinelas, were posted …

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CityMall brings cinemas to Boracay

CityMall brings cinemas to Boracay For inquiries on movie schedules or to purchase tickets, call 0917-3286017 or visit facebook.com/citymallcinema. Following the successful and much-awaited opening of CityMall in Boracay, CityMall Commercial Centers Inc. (CMCCI), the community mall development arm of listed property firm DoubleDragon Properties Corp. (DD), is excited to inaugurate the first cinemas on the island, allowing residents and tourists the pleasure and convenience of catching the latest movie releases and blockbusters without having to leave the island. The first cinemas at CityMall-Boracay were …

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Concentrix Philippines brought smiles to the faces of young patients at National Children’s Hospital

Concentrix Philippines brought smiles to the faces of young patients at National Children’s Hospital The leading global business services company held fun games and activities at the event, served meals, and distributed happiness bags and other prizes, which greatly lifted the mood of the children. Leading global business services company Concentrix Philippines, partnering with United Airlines, brought smiles to the faces of young patients as they were gifted with Ben Flyin’ Adventure bears. The occasion was the Adventure Bear Program organized annually by United Airlines. …

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