Joey Concepcion
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Omicron should be a wake up call
by Joey Concepcion - December 2, 2021 - 12:00am
No doubt the Philippines was in a celebratory mood as our COVID numbers continue to reward our efforts to vaccinate.
VP Leni and her plans to help MSMEs
by Joey Concepcion - November 25, 2021 - 12:00am
On Go Negosyo’s “Kandidatalks” last Monday, Vice President and presidential aspirant Leni Robredo told our audience of more than 366,000 that she plans to give MSMEs better access to credit, integration...
I’ll be home for Christmas
by Joey Concepcion - November 18, 2021 - 12:00am
This song, melancholy as it already is, brings even more sentimentality this year. An interesting sidenote to this story is that it was originally released in 1943, during World War II.
Our next task: Vaccinate the provinces, reunite families this Christmas
by Joey Concepcion - November 11, 2021 - 12:00am
This week, we expect the IATF to decide on the growing clamor from our overseas kababayans to ease the quarantine restrictions and allow them to spend more time with their families in the Philippines.
One final push: NCR must move to Alert Level 2
by Joey Concepcion - November 4, 2021 - 12:00am
It’s in the nature of an entrepreneur to take calculated risks. He understands that nothing is certain, but he gathers as much information as he can in order to temper his expectations and measure his ste...
Critical decisions call for divine guidance
by Joey Concepcion - October 28, 2021 - 12:00am
In one of my meetings with OCTA Research and the IATF’s Sec. Carlito Galvez, I told them that I got in trouble when I called for the early lockdown in the first week of August.
When passion and persistence pay off
by Joey Concepcion - October 21, 2021 - 12:00am
Ever since I started Go Negosyo, I stayed true to my commitment to help the country’s small and medium entrepreneurs.
Last quarter to save the economy!
by Joey Concepcion - October 14, 2021 - 12:00am
Last August, at the height of the Delta surge and with the recommendation of the OCTA group, we pushed for a stricter two-week lockdown.
Relishing our victories against COVID
by Joey Concepcion - October 7, 2021 - 12:00am
I read with great interest a Pulse Asia survey released this week.
Welcoming October with recovering economy and healthier Filipinos
by Joey Concepcion - September 30, 2021 - 12:00am
As the business community bids goodbye to the last few days of September, I dedicated the final week of the third quarter to push for the opening of the economy while protecting our most vulnerable kababayans, the...
Better to light a candle than to curse COVID
by Joey Concepcion - September 23, 2021 - 12:00am
My father, Joecon, was a crusader during the Martial Law years. He was inspired by his own father-in-law, Salvador Araneta, and by former Senator Ninoy Aquino.
Saving people and businesses is not discrimination
by Joey Concepcion - September 16, 2021 - 12:00am
During an interview by broadcaster and anchor Karen Davila last Friday, I was given a chance to elaborate further on the innovative ideas that I have been pushing for quite some time now on how to approach the current...
The vaccinated is key to opening up the economy
by Joey Concepcion - September 9, 2021 - 12:00am
I have dedicated the past few days to discussing with various people how our proposed ‘bakuna bubble’ is, in fact, beneficial in terms of decreasing the chances for unvaccinated individuals to land in...
Attaining fully vaccinated homes, workplaces — key to fully protected Phl
by Joey Concepcion - September 2, 2021 - 12:00am
Yesterday, I was interviewed by Daniela Laurel to expound on the bakuna bubble.
Protecting the unvaccinated and saving the economy
by Joey Concepcion - August 26, 2021 - 12:00am
In an interview by Mike Navallo yesterday, I shared the overall concept of ‘bakuna bubble,’ as an extension of my idea of creating micro-herd immunity in homes, transportation, and workplaces.
Creating a transport bubble for the fully vaccinated
by Joey Concepcion - August 19, 2021 - 12:00am
Yesterday, I met with Transportation Secretary Art Tugade to recommend the possible deployment of buses for fully-vaccinated individuals.
NCR’s last lockdown?
by Joey Concepcion - August 12, 2021 - 12:00am
In an interview with Karen Davila last Tuesday, I told her that the third lockdown imposed on the National Capital Region, our current pandemic epicenter, can be the last ECQ once we have vaccinated a majority of...
Tomorrow’s ECQ – a bitter, but better pill
by Joey Concepcion - August 5, 2021 - 12:00am
The reimposition of a lockdown or the ECQ may not seem entirely good to hear at first. It is a stricter limitation to us.
Bold moves to beat Delta
by Joey Concepcion - July 29, 2021 - 12:00am
Our country’s objective is very clear: we have to protect the 4th quarter of the year since it is the time when our businesses are at their peak, and also the period when consumer spending is at its highest...
A match between the Delta variant and a vaccine hesitant
by Joey Concepcion - July 22, 2021 - 12:00am
In an interview with Tony Velasquez and Danny Buenafe yesterday, I stressed that it is high time for everyone to get vaccinated, given the compelling urgency from the detection of new COVID-19 cases involving the...
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