The Executive Talk: JWD InfoLogistics PCL (SET: JWD)

BANGKOK, Dec 22, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – JWD InfoLogistics PCL (SET: JWD) Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Charvanin Bunditkitsada discusses the company’s strategy and outlook in The Executive Talk by 1. What have you learned, and what opportunities have you found from the Covid-19 crisis? Since the Covid-19 first appeared last February […]

Preliminary conference for 3 Marcos disqualification cases set Jan. 7

THREE petitions seeking the disqualification of Ferdinand R. Marcos, Jr., son and namesake of the late Philippine dictator, from running for president in the May 2022 elections have been set for preliminary conference on Jan. 7. Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Rowena V. Guanzon, who is part of the division handling the three cases, made […]

Gov’t urged to focus on industries to be competitive

THE PHILIPPINES should have a longer-term view to become a competitive and critical hub for industries such as electronics within the ASEAN region, according to an industry player. Arthur R. Tan, Ayala-led Integrated Micro-Electronics, Inc. (IMI) chief executive officer, said in a television interview on Monday that the Philippines should venture into specific industries and […]

Briones: Eased restrictions

Whether we like it or not, we have to move on. It has been more than 19 months since the novel coronavirus pandemic ravaged the country and the rest of the world, forcing governments to restrict their citizens’ movements and enforce lockdowns that had a huge impact on economies. Although people have. Moved on, that […]

Batuhan: Too big to fail?

“On Sept. 16, 2008, the Federal Reserve provided an US$85 billion two-year loan to AIG to prevent its bankruptcy and further stress on the global economy. In return, the Fed took ownership of 79.9 percent of AIG’s equity. That gave it the right to replace management, which it did. It also had veto power over […]

Robredo transfers voter registration but no decision yet on governor or presidential plans

Vice-President Maria Leonor “Leni” G. Robredo has transferred her voter registration from Naga City to Magarao town in the province of Camarines Sur, her spokesman confirmed on Friday.  Office of the Vice-President (OVP) spokesman Ibarra “Barry” M. Gutierrez III made the announcement amid speculation that Ms. Robredo, who has been endorsed by an opposition coalition as its standard bearer for […]

Spritzer Joins Hands with NGOs and Pledges Aid for Vulnerable Groups Affected by COVID-19

The Company, which turns 32, affirms commitment to help communities in distress KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 21, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – Spritzer Malaysia (“Spritzer” or the “Company”), which produces Malaysia’s best-selling natural mineral water, is committed to the wellbeing of the community and has endeavoured to send aid to the vulnerable and less privileged in society during these challenging […]

‘Hotel Rwanda’ hero sentenced to 25 years on terror charges

THE man who inspired the film “Hotel Rwanda” for saving hundreds of his countrymen from genocide was convicted of terrorism offenses Monday and sentenced to 25 years at a trial that human rights watchdogs and other critics of Rwanda’s repressive government have described as an act of retaliation. Paul Rusesabagina, credited with sheltering ethnic Tutsis […]

A firm purpose for disruptive times

By Adrian Paul B. Conoza, Special Features Assistant Editor THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has brought big disruptions across industries. Priorities had to be changed as much as work modes have. Yet, amid the shifts, purposes and duties have largely remained the same. This is very true of the media, as its duty to […]