22 Oct

2021

SM, GRI set sustainability agenda for 2022 in ASEAN E-Summit

SM Investments broadened its reach in gathering like-minded business leaders in the ASEAN region, encouraging them to operate sustainably even amid the challenges triggered by the global health crisis as it partnered with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) in this year’s GRI-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit 2021.

18 Oct

2021

SM, GRI gather business and sustainability leaders in virtual ASEAN Summit

SM is taking charge in enjoining business leaders across the ASEAN region to adopt sustainable business practices during the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit 2021 on Oct. 21 and 22.

15 Oct

2021

SM Markets: ‘Here to Serve’

SM Markets, the supermarket business of SM, is ‘’Here to Serve’ the needs of the local economy as it increases support for food businesses carried in its stores.

13 Oct

2021

SM Prime to open new mall in Daet, Camarines Norte

SM Prime is set to open its newest and first mall in the province of Camarines Norte on October 15, SM City Daet. This is the company’s 3rd mall in the Bicol Region.

08 Oct

2021

WalterMart brings convenience and service excellence closer to neighborhoods

WalterMart, SM Retail, Inc.’s Luzon-based supermarket chain, is bringing convenience closer to neighborhoods with its brand of service “with a heart” as it opens two new stores in CALABARZON.

01 Oct

2021

SM Markets drives renaissance with increased digital presence

SM Markets, the supermarket business of SM, is “Happy to Serve” more communities around the country as it expands its presence online.

01 Oct

2021

SM Prime targets to minimize operations’ carbon footprint through Enhanced Sustainability Program

SM Prime targets to increase the share of renewable energy in its electricity consumption by more than 50% across all of its business segments by end of 2022, in support of the Department of Energy’s program of moving up the renewable energy supply component of the country to 35% by 2030.

28 Sep

2021

MyTown redefines essential and safe accommodation for young professionals and businesses

MyTown has doubled up its corporate clientele by 70% percent and continued to expand its product offering over the last 18 months since the pandemic started, as corporations increasingly see co-living spaces as essential and safe accommodation.

24 Sep

2021

Pet Express moves to expand its retail “paw”print

Pet retail stores are now deemed as an essential business, providing the needed cat and dog food that take up the lion’s share of demand.

17 Sep

2021

SM intensifies vaccination efforts

SM’s broad vaccination efforts have intensified in solid support of national recovery.

25 Oct

2021

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.

24 Oct

2021

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.

22 Oct

2021

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.

22 Oct

2021

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.

22 Oct

2021

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.

22 Oct

2021

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.

22 Oct

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.

21 Oct

2021

Next generation leaders in PH push for sustainability

Some of the next generation leaders in the ASEAN Region are bent on pushing for sustainability, even as they noted of challenges that need to be addressed to achieve the goal.

20 Oct

2021

Regional business leaders to attend ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit

Business leaders from across ASEAN will gather this week to talk about sustainability, best practices as well as the challenges and opportunities brought on by the pandemic in this year’s GRI-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit.

19 Oct

2021

SM urging ASEAN businessmen to pursue sustainability

SM is calling on business leaders across the ASEAN region to adopt sustainable business practices during the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)-SM ASEAN Sustainability E-Summit 2021.

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