Category Archives: Finance

The study of finance can also take many forms, depending on the field or area of finance which one wishes to study. For instance, economics is considered a pillar of financial science, where both macro and microeconomic factors affect virtually levels of financial decisions and outcomes at all levels. Additionally, the study of behavioral finance aims to study the more “human” side of a science considered by most to be highly mathematical. This illustrates that the study of finance can, at times, be more art than science.

Business Educators: Responding to the Challenges of ASEAN Integration 2015

Yesterday, February 7, 2014, I was privilege to attend the “13th PCDEB Annual Conference 7th Business Education-Industry Summit 1st ASEAN Conference” by the Philippine Council of Deans and Educators in Business and their theme was “Business Educators: Responding to the … Continue reading

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NEED FOR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY & ETHICAL STANDARDS FOR TOURISM & HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY IN THE PHILIPPINES

The tourism industry is one of the biggest income potential for the Philippines. We have much to offer and can be very competitive in terms of rich historical, cultural, architectural, and natural resources to attract tourists from all over the … Continue reading

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TOURISM DEVELOPMENT vs. ECOLOGICAL & ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES

There is no justification, to pay a price for “Progress and Development” and compromise,  life,  eco-system,  environment , and Nature in general. We  who are involved in Real Estate  development, Tourism, Housing and Urbanization, must learn how to respect, nurture, … Continue reading

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Business Opportunities in Philippine Tourism

Having been active in promoting Tourism Developments and Investments in the ’80- late 90’s , I feel that as I look back, that now is the ripe time to once more start my advocacy in making the Real Estate Sector … Continue reading

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Advantages and Benefits in Joint Venture Projects with LGUs

In this my third write-up on “Public-Private Partnership for LGUs”, I wish to focus on the need and advantages by going into joint venture projects with local government units. In the wide spectrum of possibilities,  my favorite modality , as … Continue reading

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Business “bite size” Opportunities: PPP Projects for LGUs (part two)

Yesterday I wrote a short overview about the seminar I attended on “Public-Private Partnerships for LGUs“ organized by The Center for Global Best Practices, in collaboration with Forensic Solutions and International Chamber of Commerce. The objective of the seminar is … Continue reading

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Basic understanding of Public-Private Partnerships in the Philippines ( part one)

Yesterday, I attended one of the most informative seminars ever. Organized by Center for Global Best Practices, organized by its founder and president, Henry B. Aquende, a very kind, friendly and generous person.  The Center for Global Best Practices, in collaboration … Continue reading

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