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Billionaire senators Villar and Pacquiao retain the top spots.
Based on the latest statement of assets, liabilities, and net worth (SALNs) released by the Senate of the Philippines, Senator Cynthia Villar continues to hold on to the top spot of wealthiest senators in the Philippines.According to her latest declared SALN, as of June 30, 2019, Villar’s net ...
 
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Forbes ranked the Philippine conglomerate as the 172nd best-regarded company in the world.
SM Investments Corp. landed on the 172nd spot on Forbes’ The World's Best Regarded Companies 2019 list. The Sy-led conglomerate is the only Philippine company to do so, beating companies like Mitsubishi Motors (#187), Berkshire Hathaway (#203), Adobe (#220), and American Express (#243) in rankings.The companies ...
 
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The billionaire passed away on Friday at the age of 91.
On September 20, the Hilton Foundation announced that Barron Hilton had died at the age of 91. Barron Hilton—born William Barron Hilton—was best known for taking the reigns of his father's hotel empire, and greatly expanding it. Eventually, in 2007, he and fellow Hilton ...
 
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He was 79 years old.
Philanthropist, businessman, and influential conservative mega-donor David Koch, has died. He was 79 years old.“It is with a heavy heart that I announce the passing of my brother David,” Charles Koch said in a statement Friday morning. “Anyone who worked with David surely experienced ...
 
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News outlets have reported that Don Quijote has expressed interest in opening in countries such as Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines.
A favorite stopover and shopping spot of tourists when in Japan, Don Quijote is gearing up for an Asian expansion to boost sales. After successful launches of its first branches in Bangkok this February and Hong Kong in July, parent company Pan ...
 
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“The acquisition of the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf brand will be JFC’s largest and most multinational so far with business presence in 27 countries,” according to Tony Tan Caktiong
After acquiring Tim Ho Wan for $33.5 million and U.S.-based Mexican food concept Tortas Frontera for $12.4 million in 2018, Jollibee Foods Corporation is continuing its buying spree. Today, the thriving Filipino fast-food chain announced that it will be completely acquiring U.S. ...
 
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Wexner was Epstein's most prominent client—and bought Epstein his Upper East Side mansion, which the FBI raided last week.
On the heels of a new indictment against Jeffrey Esptein for sexual trafficking, renewed attention is being paid to the financial advisor’s past business relationships. One of Epstein’s most frequently mentioned former clients is Leslie Wexner, CEO of L Brands. Here's what ...
 
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All-white sharkskin suits, luxury cars, and a grand mansion.
[mobilestripad]From what life was like in the glory days of Intramuros to photos from when the Philippines was called the "Paris of the East," details from the past have always been a source of fascination for many. With our track record of keeping history, however, photos and videos have ...
 
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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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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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“I may have been the son of the boss, but I worked harder than anybody else to prove that I wasn’t just the son of the boss,” he tells the class of 2019.
On April 30, 2019, JG Summit Holdings Inc. President and CEO Lance Gokongwei left the graduating class of the Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Valenzuela inspired with anecdotes of how he and his siblings independently worked their way to the top. In his ...
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