Jessica Cox: Think Outside of the Shoe
(13 March 2014, Pasay City, Philippines) SM Cares, a division of SM Foundation Inc. kicked off Women’s Month as it welcomed world renowned motivational speaker and Filipino American, Jessica Cox on Sunday, March 9, 2014 at the Skydome of SM
SM Supermalls Honors 100 Women of Power and Substance This March
(Manila, Philippines–March 12, 2014) In celebration of Women’s Month, SM Supermalls, Project Headshot Clinic, and the Dream Project Philippines are launching a campaign and digital exhibit called Inspire. Inspire brings
Michael Christian Martinez advised to withdraw from World Junior Championships
(8 March 2014, Pasay City, Philippines) Olympian Michael Christian Martinez is withdrawing from the World Junior Championships after being advised by his doctor and coach to take it easy and
Michael Martinez set to compete in World Junior Championships
(6 March 2014, Pasay City, Philippines) Fresh from his performance at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Philippine Olympian Michael Martinez is set to vie for a place on the
SM Posts 14.4% Growth in Recurring Net Income in 2014
(04 March 2015. Pasay City, Philippines) SM Investments Corporation (SM) reported a record net income in 2014 of PHP28.4 billion. Excluding extraordinary items, recurring net income grew 14.4%. SM’s underlying earnings growth
SM Investments Full Year Net Income Rises to PHP27.4 billion
Financial Highlights (03 March 2014. Pasay City, Philippines) SM Investments Corporation (SM) reported that net income for the full year of 2013 grew 11% to PHP27.45 billion from PHP24.67 billion
SM opens new Savemore store in General Santos
(28 February 2014, Pasay City, Philippines) SM Retail Inc., the department and food stores operator of SM Investments Corporation, has further expanded into Southern Philippines with the opening of
Olympian From The Mall Melts Hearts On And Off The Ice
26 February 2014, Pasay City, Philippines) It was a moment to behold. Homegrown talent Michael Christian Martinez, Southeast Asia’s first Winter Olympian, has truly endeared himself to Filipino hearts, on
Olympic Skater Michael Martinez Feted at Homecoming in MOA
(23 February 2014, Pasay City, Philippines) Olympic skater Michael Martinez has finally come home after a dramatic 22-day journey at Sochi, Russia for the Winter Olympics. At only 17 years
SM Prime nets PHP16.27 billion in 2013
(24 February 2014. Pasay City, Philippines.) SM Prime Holdings, Inc. (SM Prime), one of the leading property developers in Southeast Asia, reported combined net earnings of Php16.27 billion in 2013.
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.