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The daughter of taipan Lucio Tan takes her places as OIC of the national airline.
Philippine Airlines (PAL) stalwart Jaime Bautista has stepped down as the head of the flag carrier to “spend more time with his family,” according to a June 18, 2019 report published by the Philippine Daily Inquirer. Bautista joined the company in 1993 ...
 
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The families who have been influencing the past and present of the Philippines for generations.
Town&Country presents its list of Manila's Most Prominent Families. On this list (separated into four parts), we've narrowed down the city's most respected names and selected the very best.The family is currently engaged in banking, power, and real estate among many other ...
 
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Zobel de Ayala said companies should consider flexible work arrangements for their employees to maximize their productivity and encourage better work-life integration.
Ayala Corporation chairman and CEO Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala shared his ideas of what the future of work will be like, and how a lot of changes will be coming soon.“We have to embrace new skills, new methods of training, and new ...
 
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Take a peek into their social media lives filled with double taps.
Beyond their powerful last names and wellsprings of resources, the next generation multimillionaires are proving to be the stars of their own shows, forging their own paths and making a name for themselves on Instagram and beyond.A post shared by Andrew Warren ...
 
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ING Bank uses facial recognition technology targeted toward 'digital-ready' Filipinos.
Over 70 percent of Philippines remains unbanked, according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP). Compare that with studies that show nearly the same number of Filipinos (69 percent) use a mobile phone and you can understand why many banks and financial ...
 
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It's a pledge her ex-husband, Jeff Bezos, has yet to make.
Less than two months after finalizing her divorce from Jeff Bezos, MacKenzie Bezos has signed The Giving Pledge, a commitment to give away the majority of her approximately $35 billion net worth."I have a disproportionate amount of money to share," Bezos said in a letter ...
 
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A new book reveals the juiciest gossip behind Hollywood's most notorious hotel.
For 90 years, Hollywood's Chateau Marmont hotel has kept guard over Sunset Boulevard, providing a discreet haven for celebrities, rock stars, writers, and artists to let loose and be themselves in private, away from prying eyes. It might not have been the most glamorous ...
 
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This year's crop of givers is revered and critiqued in equal measure. And none of them is afraid of a little controversy in the service of progress.
Town & Country's top philanthropists of 2019 are tackling a wide array of issues and using innovative methods to get things done.YARA SHAHIDIGrand Plan: The 19-year old manages to be both a working actress (her new movie, The Sun Is Also a Star, ...
 
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The conglomerate’s president and COO Ramon Ang confirmed the news himself.
While Manila Water Company’s shortage crisis continues to affect lives around the metro, San Miguel Corporation has been actively stepping up for months. On May 21, SMC president and chief operating officer Ramon Ang announced during a Petron stakeholder’s meeting that he ...
 
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Only 15 cities account for over 30 percent of the world's billionaire population.
Though it seems a rising number of high net worth individuals are migrating to Australia, new research reveals the world's billionaires haven't given up on major cities such as New York, Hong Kong, and San Francisco. In fact, it's quite the opposite, as these cities ...
 
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Two firms have already submitted proposals.
A six-lane, 73.7-kilometer Metro Cebu Expressway might soon be in the works, and according to the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), two firms have already submitted proposals to undertake the road project via public-private partnership (PPP).DPWH-7 planning and design chief ...
 
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According to a new lawsuit, the extravagant affair was a total and complete scam.
After a five-year-engagement and months of wedding planning, hairstylist-to-the-stars William "Jordan" Blackmore and his heiress fiancée, Andi Potamkin, jetted off to Utah in a private plane to tie the knot. The stylish couple's ultra-lavish $1 million desert wedding took place in a ...
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