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Soon in US: Pinoy invention ‘Beer Below Zero’

By Louis Bacani/philstar.com – Americans will soon get a taste of beer cooled to perfection by a revolutionary technology invented by Filipinos. Beer Below Zero is set to extend its products and services to the United States this month after successfully expanding to the the Asia-Pacific market in 2010. The Read more »

Ben Chan wins Entrepreneur of the Year

By Jekki Pascual/ANC – Clothing mogul Ben Chan won the prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year Award, besting 11 other finalists who are also top achievers in their own fields. This year’s edition was special as it marked the 10th year for the competition. Chan, who also won in the Master Read more »

Cebu Pacific launches inaugural flight to Dubai

By Miguel R. Camus/Philippine Daily Inquirer – Cebu Pacific, the country’s biggest budget carrier, launched its inaugural Manila-Dubai flight Monday, marking both the airline’s first foray into the long-haul segment. In a statement, Cebu Pacific CEO Lance Gokongwei, who was present during the flight ceremony, told guests that it Read more »

Henry Sy still richest Pinoy — Forbes

By Siegfrid O. Alegado/GMA News – Shopping mall tycoon Henry Sy and his family remained the country’s richest for the sixth straight year, even as seven individuals debuted on the Forbes Philippines Rich List, the American magazine said Thursday. The combined net worth of the Philippines’ 50 richest totaled Read more »

Mall in the middle: Cast of the SM Aura soap

By Cai Ordinario/Rappler.com – The battle for prime real estate in the crowded but profitable domain of Metro Manila is at the core of an ongoing dispute among and between parties in business and government. At stake is an over 3.3-hectare property in Taguig City adjacent to a main Read more »

Suze Orman: PH money culture must change

By Lean Santos/rappler.com – If Filipinos want to save and become financially sustainable in the future, they should start changing their culture of spending beyond their means, world-renowned personal finance guru Suze Orman said. “Don’t spend money you don’t have to impress people you don’t know or even like,” she Read more »