SM Kicks Off Autism Consciousness Week with Angels Walk
SM Cares and the Autism Society of the Philippines (ASP) will kick off the 18th Autism Consciousness Week with the Angels Walk for Autism on January 19, 2014, at the
SM Garners Most Innovative Deal award for Property Merger
15 January 2013, Pasay City, Philippines. SM Investments Corporation (SMIC or SM) garnered the “Most Innovative Deal” Award from financial magazine Alpha Southeast Asia for the merger of its property
Park Inn by Radisson Davao Welcomes the Christmas Season
Davao City (November 30, 2013) — Park Inn by Radisson Davao welcomed the holiday season with a simple but meaningful Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. Ms. Elizabeth Sy, President of SM
The Big Impact of SMall Acts of Kindness
SM shoppers filled their shopping carts with extra goods intended for Yolanda survivors. Loyal customers made adjustments in their shopping lists to make room for donations. Most of the items
SM and Units Clinch Corporate Awards from The Asset
(16 December 2013, Pasay City, Philippines) SM Investments Corporation (SM), SM Prime Holdings, Inc. and BDO Unibank bagged this year’s The Asset Platinum Excellence in Management and Corporate Governance Awards.
SM Land Fully Committed to Proceed with Pasay Reclamation Project
“We stand firm with our commitment to undertake and complete the 300-hectare reclamation project as stipulated in our Joint Venture Agreement (JVA) with the Pasay City Government notwithstanding the reported
SM Clinches Leadership Award from International Magazine
Accepting the award on “Best Company for Leadership Department Stores Asia” for SM is Mr. Gil Gonzales (right), Vice President for Corporate Governance and Risk Management at SM Investments Corporation.
Taal Vista Hotel Celebrates 74th Anniversary
Top photo (L-R) GM Walid Wafik, SMHCC President Elizabeth Sy and grandchildren, Mrs. Felicidad Sy with guests from the Chosen Children Village and Make-A-Wish Foundation. Bottom photo: (L-R) Chef Babes
SM and Subsidiaries Cited in The Asset Magazine Corporate Awards
3 December 2013, Pasay City, Philippines. SM Investments Corporation (SM), SM Prime Holdings, Inc. and BDO Unibank, Inc. were cited in this year’s The Asset Platinum Excellence in Management and
Operation Tulong at Villamor Airbase Helps 3,500 Survivors
More than 3,500 survivors of super typhoon Yolanda from Leyte and Samar were given medical treatment through the collaboration of Philippine Air Force’s “Operation Salubong” and SM Foundation’s “Operation Tulong
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.