Savemore Acacia: The Neighborhood Store of Urban Taguig
The city of Taguig, being as young as it is, has really been a busy city. From its humble beginnings as a fishing community of Laguna de Bay to being
SMIC and SM Prime Announce Plans to Consolidate SMIC’s Real Estate Businesses
NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR INTO CANADA, AUSTRALIA OR JAPAN(31 May 2013. Pasay City, Philippines.) The Boards of Directors of SM Investments Corporation (SMIC) and SM Prime
SM Prime Creates New Landmark with SM Aura; Sets New Standard in Green Development
(16 May 2013. Pasay City, Philippines.) SM Prime Holdings, Inc. (SM Prime) has joined hands with the City of Taguig in a public-private partnership project to support Taguig’s bid to
SM Investments First Quarter Net Income Up 22% to PHP7.4 billion
Change 1Q2013Php bn 1Q2012Php bn Revenue +14.6% 56.84 49.60 Profite attribute to shareholders of the parent +22.2% 7.38 6.04 Basic earnings per share (pesos) +20.2% 11.84 9.85 Dividends per
SM Land, Emerson Sign Lease Agreement in SM Cyber West Avenue
MANILA (April 23, 2013) — SM Land, the commercial property development and management arm of SM Investments Corporation (SMIC) recently signed a lease contract with Emerson Electric (Asia) Ltd. –
SM Foundation Marks 20th Year of Scholarship Program with a 30% Hike in Number of Scholars
22 April 2013, Pasay City, Philippines. SM Foundation, Inc. marked the 20th year of its college scholarship program with the awarding of new scholars for the school year 2013-2014. In
SM, Subsidiaries Receive Honors from Corporate Governance Asia Magazine
(Left photo) SM Investments Corp. (SM) Vice Chairperson Teresita Sy-Coson (middle) receives the corporate award for SM from Corporate Governance Asia magazine among other awards for the SM Group. Receiving
SM Hotels and Conventions Inc. Unveils Park Inn by Radisson in Davao
26 March 2013, Davao City, Philippines. SM Hotels and Conventions Corporation (SMHCC), a subsidiary of SM Investments Corporation, announced that it has opened Park Inn by Radisson Davao, the first
SM Hotels and Conventions Inc. Signs Up Hilton Worldwide First Conrad Hotel in the Philippines now being built at Mall of Asia Complex
Seated from left to right: Mr. Henry T. Sy, Jr, Vice Chairman of SM Investments Corporation (SMIC); Ms. Elizabeth T. Sy, President of SM Hotels and Conventions (SMHCC); and Mr.
SM Investments Expands Net Income 16.3% to PHP24.7 billion
(06 March 2013. Pasay City, Philippines) SM Investments Corporation (SM) reported that net income for full-year 2012 amounted to Php24.7 billion, for a higher than expected growth of 16.3% from
The SEC and sustainable finance
SEC Commissioner Kelvin Lester K. Lee elaborated on their ongoing and planned initiatives to develop sustainable finance market, promote investments in ESG in line with its SuperVision 2025 in the recent GRI-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit.
2GO Travel allows passengers with vaccination cards
2GO Travel, the country’s largest premier sea travel provider said local government units of five destinations in its travel network have relaxed travel restrictions and have simplified entry requirements.
Alfamart opens its first store in Bataan
Alfamart, the first and only Super Minimart chain in the Philippines, recently opened its first store in the province of Bataan. The new location plays a pivotal role in Alfamart’s strategic expansion.
SM, GRI set sustainability agenda
SM Investments Corp. partnered with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) in this year’s GRI-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit held on October 21 and 22.
More companies are carving pathways to sustainable business
SM together with Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) convened industry leaders and sustainability experts in a forum that tackled important issues and ESG principles as guideposts for enterprise action.
Sustainability will be a must in the new normal
With the tremendous impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on society, businesses are seen to heed the growing demand from consumers for sustainability to show that they care for both the environment and the community they operate in.
Finance sector collaborates with BSP on sustainability guidelines
Financial regulators led by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) are arming banks, financial institutions and corporates with the necessary tools and guidance in the effective management of climate and other environment-related risks.
Corporations feel growing public pressure for sustainability
The pandemic and the climate crisis are increasing the pressure on corporations globally, including the Philippines, to take accountability for their impact on the environment and push for sustainability efforts.
Incentives for banks being eyed – BSP
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is considering giving incentives to banks that adhere to sustainability standards, according to BSP Deputy Governor Chuchi Fonacier in the recent GRI-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit 2021.
PHL ‘might stand a chance’ on achieving sustainable dev’t goals
During the GRI-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit, the Securities and Exchange Commission enjoined all publicly listed companies to help move the sustainability agenda forward by adopting more sustainability practices.