Henry Sy Foundation to help build new art, science, and technology lab
(05 August 2015. Quezon City, Philippines) The Henry Sy Foundation will build a new innovation center-art, science and technology lab at Miriam College in Quezon City. To be named the
SM Prime’s Recurring Income Grows 15% in H1 2015
(03 August 2015. Pasay City, Philippines) SM Prime Holdings, Inc. (SM Prime), one of the leading integrated property companies in Southeast Asia, registered a consolidated net income growth of 90%
EcomCenters: Riding the Wave of Growth in the BPO Sector
(24 July 2015. Pasay City, Philippines) SM Investments Corporation’s property arm, SM Prime Holdings is poised to ride the wave of growth in the Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) sector with
SM Clinches Top Awards from Alpha Southeast Asia Magazine
(22 July 2015. Pasay City, Philippines) SM Investments Corporation (SM) bagged five awards from Alpha Southeast Asia magazine based on a poll of investors. SM topped four categories under the
SM Prime hailed as the Best Developer in the Philippines Property Awards 2015
(14 July 2015, Pasay City, Philippines) SM Prime Holdings, Inc. (SM Prime), one of the leading integrated property companies in Southeast Asia, won the Best Developer Award, the highest award given by
SM Prime’s Mall Brand Cited as Most Trusted in the Philippines
(13 July 2015. Pasay City, Philippines) Property conglomerate SM Prime Holdings’ mall brand, SM Supermalls was cited by Reader’s Digest as one of the most valued and preferred shopping mall brands in
Search on for top ASEAN companies Philippine nominations open June 22
The search is under way for the best Philippine companies that will go on to compete in this year’s ASEAN Business Awards. Nominations will be accepted by the Philippine secretariat
SM Bags Anvil Awards
SM Investments Corporation (SM) and SM Foundation, Inc. won three Silver Anvil Awards during the Public Relations Society of the Philippines (PRSP)’s Gabi ng Parangal of the 50th Anvil Awards
SM Recurring Net Income Grows 11%
(06 May 2015. Pasay City, Philippines) A growing economy and business expansion in all core businesses resulted in sustained revenue growth of 7.7% to PHP65.1 billion for SM Investments Corporation
SM Wins Investor Relations Excellence Awards from HK Magazine CG Asia
(20 April 2015. Pasay City, Philippines) Philippine conglomerate SM Investments Corporation (SM) and its subsidiaries recently received awards from Hong Kong-based publication Corporate Governance Asia’s 5th Asian Excellence Recognition Awards 2015. Under the
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.