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Philippines high developer takes on WeWork

The Philippines largest real estate investments developer, plans to start more coworking spaces across the country to counter the aggressive expansion plans of foreign business competitors coming into the market. U.S.-based WeWork, a multibillion-dollar start-up backed by Japan’s SoftBank Group, officially introduced it is Philippine operations early this week as a part of its regional expansion. WeWork said it is investment $500 million in Southeast Asia and then South Korea.

President Rodrigo Duterte  meets with US-Philippines Society officials

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Wednesday, February twenty, expressed elation over a conference with top officials of the US- Philippines Society. Present during the courtesy call on were Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez, Interior and then Local Government Secretary Eduardo Año, National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Enrique Manalo, and then Philippine Ambassador to the US Jose Manuel Romualdez. On

US- Philippines business grouping looks for more American investments in BBB

The US-Philippine Society ( USPS ) a plan to motivate American organizations to invest more in the infrastructure sector in the Philippines as chances open up under the government’s Build Build Build ( BBB ) program . Apart from infrastructure , the grouping also recognizes investment opportunities in other sectors such as energy , clothing manufacturing , information technology ( IT ) and then tourism . “There’s not as much

Cadet Pilots for the Philippines’ major carrier Cebu Pacific opens applications for fresh batch of Cadet Pilots

Applications are start for a new batch of Cadet Pilots who definitely are trained to become full-fledged aviators for Cebu Pacific ( CEB ) . CEB will be finding new recruits sixteen candidates who will undergo a “study now , pay later , zero-interest” training program to become full-fledged commercial pilots with guaranteed employment with the airline . Application time period for the sixth batch of Cebu Pacific Cadet Pilots

Philippines turning out to be a county leader in antitrust enforcement

The Philippines is gaining headway in the location in checking mergers and enforcing antitrust laws , a new report said . According to findings of 2019 “Global Trends Monitor” document published by competition news broadcast and then analysis company PaRR , the Philippines climbed 3 notches to 5th place into 2018 outside of ten Asia-Pacific economies in terms of antitrust enforcement and then policy developments . Another “noticeable climber” was

European bank eyes appearance in Philippines

MANILA , Philippines — One more foreign bank , this time from Europe , has expressed interest in establishing a presence in the Philippines , the best official from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas ( BSP ) said . BSP Deputy Governor Chuchi Fonacier said a team member of a bank in Europe indicated such interest during the 2019 Annual Reception for the Banking Community last Jan . twenty-five .

Toyota selections Philippines to may lead start of all-new Hiace

MANILA , Philippines — Japan’s Toyota Motor Corp . ( TMC ) has developed decided on the Philippines to be the 1st market place to launch it is new Hiace designs provided the strong desire in the country’s for the specific products . TMC and then Toyota Motor Philippines ( TMP ) launched yesterday the newer development Hiace in a world premiere held at the Grand Hyatt Manila , Bonifacio

Artificial Intelligence: The Technology Penicillin Of The 21st Centuries

The headline on this posting derives from one of the many memorable ( and tweetable ) lines I over heard from certainly one of the speakers at IBM’s Consider 2019 conference in San Francisco . This is one of the biggest conferences involved in AI , data , and technology that drives business nowadays . I attended classes that had universal business lessons for the forward-thinking company . The following

Japan to lend Philippines $202-M for Mindanao highways

Japan to lend Philippines $202-M for Mindanao highways Japan shall bring the Philippines for up to $202 million to make roads and then bridges in battle sections of Mindanao in the country’s southern area . Japan Foreign Minister Taro Kono replaced promissory notes with his Philippine counterpart Teodoro Locsin Jr . in Davao City on Sunda . “Through this , Japan will promote to developing a road network that helps

WATCH: AI takes on debate between man and machine

IBM made history on Tuesday evening hosting the first ever public debate between man and machine. Formerly debuted in a small, closed-door event in June 2018, Project Debater moved onto the public stage for the first time in San Francisco’s Yerba Buena Middle to take on Harish Natarajan, world-class debate champion and head of economic risk at AKE International. Each contender had only 15 minutes to prepare their arguments on