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Elfren S. Cruz
Elfren S. Cruz
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ASEAN problem: Need for consensus
by Elfren S. Cruz - April 26, 2018 - 12:00am
The temporary closure of Boracay attracted more coverage from the global media than the 2018 ASEAN summit meeting in Singapore which is scheduled to start today.
A message from the Lasallian Congregation
by Elfren S. Cruz - April 22, 2018 - 12:00am
Brother Armin Luistro, FSC, president of De La Salle Philippines, recently sent me an e-mail which contained a message signed by Brother Jimenez, FSC whose official title is Auxiliary Visitor for the Philippines....
Controlling technology
by Elfren S. Cruz - April 19, 2018 - 12:00am
The term “technology titans” refers to a handful of technology-based companies that have become so dominant that they are being accused of being BAADD – big, anti-competitive, addictive and destructive...
Philippines should join TPP11
by Elfren S. Cruz - April 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Trade agreement is considered a very boring topic for most people; but, the prospect of trade wars especially between the United States and China should make the public aware that trade agreements and trade wars...
Is China sincere?
by Elfren S. Cruz - April 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Donald Trump recently tweeted that American cars exported to China have to pay 25 percent tariffs while Chinese cars exported to the United States pay only 2.5 percent tariffs.
Days of Filipino valor
by Elfren S. Cruz - April 8, 2018 - 12:00am
After three months of fighting, on April 9, 1942, General King – commander of the Philippine and American forces in Bataan, met with General Kameichiro Nagano and after several hours of negotiations surrendered...
World of optimism
by Elfren S. Cruz - April 5, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s easy to have a pessimistic view of the state of the world today.
Sacred Sundays
by Elfren S. Cruz - April 1, 2018 - 12:00am
Recently, my son Roel, a writer and an educator, mentioned he was writing down reflections about literature, family and life, and I asked if I could reprint this in my column for Easter.
A passion for books
by Elfren S. Cruz - March 29, 2018 - 12:00am
My wife and I grew up in a world of books which we have tried to share with our children.
Catholic social teaching
by Elfren S. Cruz - March 25, 2018 - 12:00am
Many decisions made by businessmen are based on their moral and personal values. Most people would prefer to look to some religious source as basis for their moral framework.
Business morality
by Elfren S. Cruz - March 22, 2018 - 12:00am
In my last column, I discussed corporate social responsibility and ethical dilemmas in business.
CSR and ethical behavior
by Elfren S. Cruz - March 18, 2018 - 12:00am
There is no question that the concept of the social responsibility of businesses has become more and more, a hotly debated topic. Nevertheless, here in the Philippines, the concept is being practiced only by a limited...
Where Justice Azcuna stands
by Elfren S. Cruz - March 15, 2018 - 12:00am
I have always admired former Supreme Court Justice Adolf Azcuna for his brilliance and integrity.
Kim Jong Un: Crazy or rational dictator?
by Elfren S. Cruz - March 11, 2018 - 12:00am
North Korea’s offer for a summit meeting between Kim Jong Un and Trump was totally unexpected.
China’s Three Warfares
by Elfren S. Cruz - March 8, 2018 - 12:00am
The Three Warfares is supposedly a pillar of China’s People Liberation Army strategic thinking.
A global trade war
by Elfren S. Cruz - March 4, 2018 - 12:00am
According to Donald Trump trade wars are good and it is a war that the United States can easily win.
Xi Jinping – the new Mao Ze Dong?
by Elfren S. Cruz - March 1, 2018 - 12:00am
The recent proposal by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China to remove the two term limits of the President is really not a surprise.
Preserving the legacy of People Power
by Elfren S. Cruz - February 25, 2018 - 12:00am
Two years ago I wrote this article for the book The AQUINO LEGACY: An Enduring Narrative,which my wife, Neni, and I co-authored.
Family dynasties
by Elfren S. Cruz - February 22, 2018 - 12:00am
The issue of political dynasties has been a long-standing debate in the Philippine political scene.
Perils of indifference
by Elfren S. Cruz - February 18, 2018 - 12:00am
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