16th Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards Launched

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) governor Nestor A. Espenilla, Jr. and Citi Philippines CEO Aftab Ahmed jointly announced the launch of the 16th Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards (CMA) during the recently held annual conference of the Microfinance Council of the Philippines, Inc. (MCPI). Since its inception in 2002, the CMA awards program, a partnership among BSP, Citi Philippines and MCPI,…

Manila Water Set To Expand To Thailand

Manila Water continues to make its presence felt in the ASEAN region after it signed a Share Purchase Agreement to acquire an 18.72% stake in Eastern Water Resources Development and Management Public Company Limited (“East Water”), a publicly-listed water supply and distribution company in Thailand. This is Manila Water’s first point of entry into Thailand…

Manny Pacquiao Donates P5 Million; Renews Commitment with Habitat for Humanity

World eight-division boxing champion and Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao renewed his commitment to be an Ambassador and spokesperson for Habitat for Humanity Philippines last January 4. Before the contract signing, Manny Pacquiao also led the devotion program at the Habitat for Humanity Philippines headquarter, where he shared how God changed him for the better. The ‘People’s Champ’ signed…