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Reshaping education amid the pandemic

The education sector is one of the many industries permanently altered by the protracted COVID-19 pandemic. Coursera responded to the sudden need to modify education systems by providing a flexible and inclusive online learning environment, which was widely accepted by people across the globe. In the Philippines, more than 100,000 new learners were welcomed by …

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In security we trust

With the sudden heavy dependence on online transactions as a result of quarantine restrictions to contain the spread of COVID-19, trust has become an even more important value for both consumers and businesses. Consumers had to trust businesses online with their valuable personal information, for example, while companies had to trust their employees to really …

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Jollibee, McDonald’s serve up vaccination model for PH

When the Group president of Jollibee Foods Corp. and managing director of McDonald’s Philippines set aside their companies’ fierce rivalry in the fast-food sector in favor of pooling their expertise and resources to pursue a common goal for the Philippines, good things will likely happen. Among these is the acceleration of the government’s COVID-19 vaccination …

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917Ventures: Creating digital lifelines for Filipinos

Not even the COVID-19 pandemic could slow down the pace at which telecommunications giant Globe wants to roll out new products and services that address the everyday needs of its customers. The telecommunications arm of the Ayala group has always been proud to be an innovator, says Globe CEO Ernest Cu, guided by its vision …

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McDonald’s Philippines survives, thrives amid pandemic

McDonald’s Philippines has long been a formidable leader in the quick service restaurant sector, but even then, it was not spared from the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic. But true to its character of resilience, McDonald’s Philippines was able to regain its bearings with its fundamentals intact and mission to recover from the pandemic sharpened. …

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Zubuchon enters ready-to-heat market, keeps sales flowing

When it became woefully apparent in the second quarter of 2020 that the COVID-19 pandemic was worse than initially imagined, Zubuchon owner Joel Binamira immediately went into crisis mode and redrew the strategy for his growing company. Binamira, who has seen his fair share of crises being a management consultant, conserved as much cash as …

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Project Rebound gains ground

The COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting lockdowns to contain it have devastated the country’s economy. But even then, there are reasons to be optimistic that the worst is over and that the Philippines can look forward to much better times ahead. To help Filipinos navigate through the crisis, the Philippine Daily Inquirer, the other members …

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Digital transformation of PH gets a boost from PLDT Group

The necessary but painful quarantine restrictions put in place to contain the spread of COVID-19 have accelerated the pace of digital transformation of Filipino companies of all sizes, from microentrepreneurs to the large conglomerates. Entrepreneurs and corporate executives know only full well that if they do not embrace the digitalization trend, they run the risk …

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Modern mobility network set in place for PH road warriors

For more than a hundred years, Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp. has been at the forefront of helping the Philippine economy by providing mobility solutions to customers all over the country. As the Philippines starts to recover from the havoc wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic, Pilipinas Shell wants to be there, too, in part by transforming …

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