Waiting for renaissance
by Iris Gonzales - June 14, 2021 - 12:00am
The sun is out as I write this.
Fowl play
by Iris Gonzales - June 10, 2021 - 12:00am
One overlooked pandemic of sorts is hitting the country’s agricultural sector, which could have been the only potential growth source for the Philippine economy last year.
The busiest tycoon
by Iris Gonzales - June 7, 2021 - 12:00am
Who is the busiest tycoon of them all?
More flight cancellations, horror stories
by Iris Gonzales - June 3, 2021 - 12:00am
One traveler saw his flight back to Manila cancelled three times, suitcases in hand and his 21-month old half Pinoy baby in his arms.
The chaos of flying in and out of Manila
by Iris Gonzales - May 31, 2021 - 12:00am
Overseas Filipino workers are stranded in the Middle East, with some stuck in deportation jails because they cannot go home just yet, no thanks to NAIA’s passenger arrival limits; foreigners with special retiree’s...
A highway from the West Philippine Sea
by Iris Gonzales - May 27, 2021 - 12:00am
The plot gets thicker. And perhaps more exciting, at least for stock market pundits.
Dennis Uy’s deep pockets lined with foreign loans
by Iris Gonzales - May 24, 2021 - 12:00am
It’s a David versus Goliath story of sorts as Davao’s Dennis A. “DAU” Uy takes Malampaya away from the hands of global energy big boys.
Changes in the boardroom
by Iris Gonzales - May 20, 2021 - 12:00am
Would you change your board of directors in the middle of a COVID-19 global health pandemic?
Mega vaccine hubs
by Iris Gonzales - May 17, 2021 - 12:00am
Forget for a moment the Ipil-Ipil, the weeds, the dragonflies or whatever really exists on the reclaimed lot where ports tycoon Enrique “EKR” Razon wants to build a mega vaccination facility.
AC Energy: Southeast Asia’s largest listed renewables company
by Iris Gonzales - May 13, 2021 - 12:00am
The growth story of AC Energy could be an edge-of-your seat Netflix series which would be very interesting at least for those really passionate about energy.
Land of the mourning
by Iris Gonzales - May 10, 2021 - 12:00am
COVID-19 has hit my home and the grief that follows comes in paroxysms, waves of emotions that weaken the knees and blurs the heart.
The Suez traffic jam and its ripple effect
by Iris Gonzales - May 6, 2021 - 12:00am
One ship, one narrow shipping canal, one strong dust storm, and suddenly global trade is in chaos.
What’s next for Lucio Co?
by Iris Gonzales - May 3, 2021 - 12:00am
Lucio Co is perhaps the most quiet and media-shy tycoon in the country, rarely revealing his plans big or small for his sprawling business empire until they’re complete.
Revolution from the heart
by Iris Gonzales - April 29, 2021 - 12:00am
I went to see the Maginhawa Community Pantry one afternoon, but was surprised to see that the long queues were gone. Even the pantry itself was no longer there.
JAZA’s legacy
by Iris Gonzales - April 26, 2021 - 12:00am
The story of Ayala started 187 years ago in a two-story wooden building along Echague Street in Quiapo, Manila as Casa Roxas, a business house that built a distillery to derive greater value from cane sugar.
Enrique Razon as the newest water tycoon
by Iris Gonzales - April 22, 2021 - 12:00am
Perhaps no other businessman in the country knows the murky waters of regulated businesses more than ports and casino tycoon Enrique “EKR” Razon.
by Iris Gonzales - April 19, 2021 - 12:00am
They may be old and old school, members of a generation usually reluctant to embrace what the modern world has to offer.
Hummus, kimchi and the West Philippine Sea
by Iris Gonzales - April 15, 2021 - 12:00am
Hummus, made of chickpeas, tahini sauce and squeezed lemon juice, is considered a symbol of tensions in the Middle East.
Lorena’s oil
by Iris Gonzales - April 12, 2021 - 12:00am
This is a story about a little girl and it begins in the arms of her mother, three days after she was born.
by Iris Gonzales - April 8, 2021 - 12:00am
Hospitals in Metro Manila are now bursting at the seams. Without immediate intervention, we may face a total collapse of the country’s healthcare system, resulting in more people getting sick or dying.
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