Carvajal: It’s complicated

There’s nothing simple about June 12. Our Independence Day is so complicated it should evoke mixed feelings of… Joy, that we finally decided Independence Day was June 12, 1898. On that day we proclaimed the independence Andres Bonifacio and the Katipunan fought for and wrenched from the colonial master, Spain. And sadness, that we did […]

Wenceslao: Looking for a patriot

Today is Independence Day in our country. The day is made more meaningful if we consider the issues we are facing today. For the first time since the occupation of the country by the Spanish, Americans and the Japanese, the country is being enslaved once more by an expansionist power with the same aspirations as […]

Mandaue acquires P22M mobile command enter

TO EFFECTIVELY disseminate information during disasters, Mandaue City has bought a mobile command center worth P22 million. Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes himself inspected the mobile command center as it arrived in the city at noon on June 9, 2021. During disasters, Cortes said, it has been their problem that the communication and information dissemination […]

Fetalvero: Focus on the poor

If we want to succeed in life, we should not leave everything to chance. Many among us aspire for a quick promotion but before we become managers or climb the corporate ladder, we have to be better managers first of our own lives. The internet has a lot of eBooks that could prepare our new […]

Suntory Beverage & Food and Hitachi Collaboratively Create IoT Platform to Realize Precision Traceability, and the Digital Transformation of Factory Management and Work Styles at the Suntory Kita-Alps Shinano-no-Mori Water Plant

TOKYO, May 31, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd. (TSE: 2587, Suntory), Suntory Products Limited in cooperation with Group companies*, and Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, Hitachi) today announced that they have created IoT platform to realize precision traceability, and the digital transformation of factory management and work styles at […]

Soriano: Procrastination is your worst enemy

If you look up procrastination in the dictionary, it says, “to put off intentionally and habitually or to put off intentionally the doing of something that should be done.” So not surprisingly, we frequently see founders and business owners delaying the next generation transition process until some triggering event happens. As I mentioned in my […]

CTO: More businesses shutting down for good

MORE businesses in Cebu City have closed down more than a year after the coronavirus pandemic forced the government to impose a lockdown for several months, which restricted movement and shut down many establishments. Data from the Cebu City Treasurer’s Office (CTO) show that 720 business establishments applied for retirement or closure from January to […]

Filmmakers and National TV Stations May Submit Audio-Visual Productions with Original Music, Composers, Sound Designers May Compose for Films in FMC 2021

London, May 6, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – On March 28, FMC-Film Music Contest 2021 the unique international music competition and awards and one of the largest competitions of its kind in Europe expanding into Asia, has opened online registration for the regular and new competition categories. 1. Films, TV series, videos with […]