The challenges of the maritime industry
by Roberto R. Romulo - May 22, 2020 - 12:00am
I have previously written about the challenges of OFWs and seafarers during this pandemic.
Taming the beast with technology
by Roberto R. Romulo - May 15, 2020 - 12:00am
Eric Schmidt, former CEO of Google recently stated, “Can you imagine this crisis without internet?” Without Internet, we would be totally blindsided by this pandemic.
The ultimate vaccine: A resilient health care system
by Roberto R. Romulo - May 8, 2020 - 12:00am
Former health secretary Dr. Esperanza Cabral compels us to think beyond today’s crisis. Scientists predict a second wave.
Quarantine extended
by Roberto R. Romulo - May 1, 2020 - 12:00am
President Duterte has extended the enhanced community quarantine to May 15.
Global heroes
by Roberto R. Romulo - April 24, 2020 - 12:00am
We call our overseas workers modern day heroes because of the sacrifices they make while working abroad, and their remittances which have sustained the Philippine economy.
Challenge of returning OFWs
by Roberto R. Romulo - April 17, 2020 - 12:00am
The Philippines’ five decades of experience in exporting labor – it has more than 10 million people overseas – has made it the ‘expert’ and reference point for other developing countries...
Perspective of two public health professionals
by Roberto R. Romulo - April 3, 2020 - 12:00am
In my previous column, I cautioned that while the Bayanihan to Heal as one Act appeared to respond to the basic funding requirements to fight the COVID-19 pandemic the disease itself and the immediate economic consequences...
All hands on deck
by Roberto R. Romulo - March 27, 2020 - 12:00am
Coping with the COVID-19 pandemic and dealing with its aftermath on society and the economy requires a whole-of-society effort because this is unprecedented in terms of its scale and virulence.
Response to crisis
by Roberto R. Romulo - March 19, 2020 - 12:00am
The tragic manner in which President Duterte is vilified in social media has to stop.
Time to take aggressive action?
by Roberto R. Romulo - March 13, 2020 - 12:00am
The World Health Organization yesterday declared the COVID-19 a pandemic, meaning that its spread is global and there is widespread local transmission. I
Digital agriculture part 2
by Roberto R. Romulo - March 6, 2020 - 12:00am
One of the greatest challenges that humankind faces in the future is providing enough food for the table for a global population exceeding nine billion by 2050 which according to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization...
Message to the President
by Roberto R. Romulo - February 28, 2020 - 12:00am
I wish you all the best for the remainder of your term and will continue to be supportive of your efforts to do good for the country.
Digital agriculture
by Roberto R. Romulo - February 14, 2020 - 12:00am
Food security is one of the greatest challenges that humankind faces in the future. The UN Food and Agriculture Organization predicts that global population will exceed nine billion by 2050 raising global demand...
Carlos P. Romulo room at La Salle
by Roberto R. Romulo - February 7, 2020 - 12:00am
My brother lawyer Ricardo J. Romulo, former chairman of the De La Salle Board, made the following remarks at the inauguration last month:
What is the state of cybersecurity in the country?
by Roberto R. Romulo - January 31, 2020 - 12:00am
Last week, I wrote about our state of preparedness (or lack of) to deal with cybercrime and the threat of cyberwar/cyberterrorism or what is now termed as the Fifth Domain.
Tribute to Asean diplomat
by Roberto R. Romulo - January 24, 2020 - 12:00am
I was pleased to receive tributes on Rodolfo Severino from four individuals: Ambassador Ong Ken Yong of Singapore our Ambassador Carlos Sorreta in Moscow, a close advisor to Rod in the ‘90s Johanna Son, a Filipina...
Cyberwar: Is Phl defenseless?
by Roberto R. Romulo - January 17, 2020 - 12:00am
In the 5th century BC, historian Thucydides introduced the concept of the two domains of warfare – land and sea. World War I resulted in air becoming the third domain.
Rodolfo C. Severino, Jr.
by Roberto R. Romulo - January 10, 2020 - 12:00am
I have received word from the president of Ateneo University, Rev. Father Jett Villarin, SJ that he has agreed with my proposal for a professorial chair in honor of former ambassador Rodolfo C. Severino, Jr. who...
Foreign policy in digital age
by Roberto R. Romulo - December 27, 2019 - 12:00am
As with seemingly every facet of human endeavor, Information and Communications Technology has now entered the realm of international relations.
The Golden Age of Japan-Philippines partnership
by Roberto R. Romulo - December 13, 2019 - 12:00am
Often overlooked by the interplay between our contentious relations with China and the US is the enduring and solid strategic partnership on multiple levels between Japan and the Philippines.
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