The resilience of the Filipino shopper
The strong performance of retail in the first six months of 2022 not only speaks of the resilience of consumption in the Philippines despite economic headwinds. This also gives insight
Resurgence of fashion buoys SM Store Growth
With strong consumer spending in retail, donning stylish outfits is definitely back in season. The SM Store saw a resurgence in its fashion department with the lifting of community restrictions
Tagaytay Highlands’ Primrose Parks offers year-round ‘perfect modern summer’
Summer of 2022 brought pleasurable times to city folks who spent endless days reclaiming the sun and heading for beaches, farms, and mountain aeries to revel in it. With the
SM bags best IR and Corporate Governance in Southeast Asia awards
(26 August 2022, Pasay City, Philippines) SM Investments Corporation (SM Investments) tops two award categories in the recent Alpha Southeast Asia magazine awards based on a poll of industry investors.
Hamilo Coast and WWF: partners in eco-tourism and sustainability
Hamilo Coast, the premier beach resort town in Nasugbu, Batangas, may be the weekend haven of the country’s affluent set, yet it is on track as a thriving model of
2GO delivers financial turnaround in Q2 2022
(10 Aug 2022. Pasay, Philippines) 2GO Group, Inc. (2GO), the country’s leading transportation and logistics company and a subsidiary of SM Investments Corporation, delivered strong second quarter results, with net
SM joins Hall of Fame for excellence in Good Governance
(10 August 2022, Pasay City, Philippines) SM Investments Corporation (SM Investments) was recently cited as a Hall of Famer in the Corporate Governance category of the Asia Responsible Enterprise Awards
Sustainability mandate keeps Tagaytay Highlands safe for generations
In a semi-annual consumer sentiment survey conducted by PropertyGuru, respondents expressed their aspirations to live in sustainable homes, no matter the cost. More now prefer to future-proof their abodes by
SM’s business bright spot: Strong retail activity pushes SM net income 27% higher to PHP26B in H1
(03 August 2022, Pasay City, Philippines) SM Investments Corporation reported its consolidated net income increased 27% to PHP25.5 billion in the January to June period from PHP20.1 billion in the same
SMIC receives approval to acquire Philippine Geothermal Production Company (PGPC)
(1 August 2022. Pasay City, Philippines) – Today SM Investments Corporation (SMIC) received approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission to acquire the 81% stake of related parties in Allfirst
BDO’S Corporate Governance Practices Lauded
Corporate Governance Asia, a Hong Kong-based journal, cited BDOUnibank for the 13th time since 2005 as one of Asia’s icons of corporate governance in The Best of Asia 2017.
Persons with autism in the workplace now a ‘norm’
Advocacy groups are helping promote the rights of persons with autism and their families but their benefits continue to expand as non-profit organizations are now pushing for career placements for them.
Source: The Manila Times
Finding sunshine with Tessie Sy-Coson, Felicidad Sy, Barbara Gonzalez, Vicky Zubiri & Conchitina Bernardo
The Sunshine Place is where seniors paint together, laugh at each other’s stories, listen to concerts, and find their second home.
PH squad excited to skate to battle in Challenge Cup
The SEA Games gold medalist Philippine ice hockey team gears up for a tough outing as it slugs it out with some of the best in the region in the Challenge Cup of Asia unfolding next Tuesday at SM Skating Mall of Asia in Pasay.
PH ice hockey team to compete in Challenge Cup of Asia
The Philippine ice hockey team hopes to make the country proud when it competes in the 2018 Challenge Cup of Asia next week.
Fighting obsolescence with innovation
The grim possibility of the Philippines going the way of the United States, where once bustling giant malls have become derelict, empty shells of the bustling commercial centers they once