SM Operation Tulong Express Ongoing Distribution of Relief Packs
The SM Group of Companies, through the SM Foundation Inc.’s disaster relief program, “Operation Tulong Express” continues to deploy relief packs and aid to typhoon stricken areas. Shown in the
SM Donate-A-Bag Program
Help victims of typhoon Yolanda with as little as a hundred pesos. SM has prepared relief bags that you can get from SM food stores listed below. Drop them off
SM Foundation Sends Out 50,000 Relief Packs to Yolanda Victims
“The SM Group of Companies has mobilized SM Foundation’s Tulong Express disaster relief facility. We are distributing 50,000 kalinga packages to typhoon victims in Tacloban, Samar, Panay Island (Aklan, Antique,
ANNOUNCEMENT: SM Calamity Fund
In the wake of damages brought about by the recent 7.2 earthquake and the super-typhoon Yolanda, SM Group announces its plan to donate P100M as a calamity fund for areas
SM Investments 9-month Net Income Up 14% to PHP18.5 billion
(7 November 2013. Pasay City, Philippines) SM Investments Corporation (SM) reported that net income for the first nine months of 2013 grew 14% to Php18.5 billion from Php16.2 billion for
SM Bags Awards for Pico de Loro Cove at Hamilo Coast
(7 October 2013, Pasay City. Philippines.) SM Land, Inc.’s Pico de Loro Cove at Hamilo Coast in Nasugbu, Batangas clinched two awards, namely Asia’s Best Resort Residences 2013 from Property
SM, BDO Garner Awards from Financial Magazine
(20 September 2013. Pasay City, Philippines) SM Investments Corporation (SM) and banking arm BDO Unibank, Inc. recently received honors from Alpha Southeast Asia, a Hong Kong-based business publication focusing on
SM Group Named as Best Retail Property Developer in the Philippines by Euromoney Magazine
Pasay City, Philippines. September 19, 2013. The SM Group has been named “Best Residential Developer in The Philippines” by pre-eminent international finance magazine Euromoney, in the 9th annual global Euromoney
SM Investments First Semester Net Income Up 16% to Php13 billion
(8 August 2013. Pasay City, Philippines) SM Investments Corporation (SM) reported that net income for the first semester of 2013 grew 16.0% to Php12.6 billion from P10.9 billion in the
8 August 2013. Pasay City, Philippines. SM Investments Corporation would like to clarify a news article released by Bloomberg with regard to a US$300 million loan that the company is
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.