If your child has this one skill, he has higher chances at tomorrow’s jobs
Campus / Jobs and Careers

If your child has this one skill, he has higher chances at tomorrow’s jobs

Have you seen the movie “Divergent”? It’s about a young woman who discovers that she is an “out-of-the-box” (read: creative) thinker. But then, she also discovers that in the one-track-mind world she lives in, this kind of thinking is illegal and is even punishable by death. Of course, it’s just fiction. The movie, however, points … Continue reading

San Miguel Corp adopts environment-friendly water use
Life / Money

San Miguel Corp adopts environment-friendly water use

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) furthers its sustainability drive by reducing the amount of water it uses in its operations. In line with this, SMC has recently discontinued its bottled water product “Purewater.” “The plastic bottled water business has given us good returns,” SMC President and Chief Operating Officer Ramon Ang said to CNN Philippines, “but … Continue reading

The Beauché Story: Beautiful Che reaches for the stars
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The Beauché Story: Beautiful Che reaches for the stars

The life of Beauché’s and Dasmariñas resident, Ms. Che, is one big TV drama. Before finally climbing into the lap of luxury, Conchita “Che” Toribio-Delos Reyes—founder, president and CEO of Beauché International, maker of internationally acclaimed beauty soaps and other cosmetic products—endured scores of hardships and “purification” in order to be deserving of God’s blessings … Continue reading

Taiwanese Electronics to hire 8,000 more workers in Cavite plant
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Taiwanese Electronics to hire 8,000 more workers in Cavite plant

New Kinpo Group, a Taiwanese electronics manufacturing firm, is considering further expansion of their business here in the Philippines by setting up another plant – probably in Cavite – and increasing its total labor force to 15,000 workers. New Kinpo Group currently has a workforce of 7,000 in three different plants for three subsidiaries in … Continue reading

German company to invest 50M-dollar manufacturing plant in Batangas
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German company to invest 50M-dollar manufacturing plant in Batangas

More job opportunities are in store for Batangueños as German firm KnaufGips KG, is investing 50 million dollars for a manufacturing plant in Batangas that will serve both local and overseas markets. Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez announced the new German venture after he met KnaufGips KG managing partner, Alexander Knauf during the former’s … Continue reading