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Hassle-Free Holiday Commutes with Biyaheroes.com

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Do you have any local travel plans this coming long weekend and for the holiday season? If you’ll be using public transportation, read this first. Pinoy Commuter Problems Pinoys have long been resigned to the fact that commuting almost anywhere in the Philippines is such a major hassle. Long lines, no set departure times, needing to go to the terminal just to… Read more »

iBlog12: 12th Philippine Blogging Summit Tackles Legal Issues

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The 12th Philippine Blogging Summit or iBlog12 was all about the legal issues encountered in blogging in the Philippines. The summit was held at the Malcolm Hall of the UP College of Law in Diliman, Quezon City on September 16th, 2016. As a blogger writing mostly about lifestyle features, I’m not really aware of the legal issues concerning blogging. I’m… Read more »

ZFF IDEAS: Insights from the 2015 Health Leaders’ Conference (HELECON)

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How can the public and private sectors work together to improve the Philippine public health system? HELECON 2015 and ZFF IDEAS For the first ZFF National Health Leaders Conference (HELECON) held in November 2015, the Zuellig Family Foundation (ZFF) gathered various health leaders not only to address the current state of the public health system, but also to share initiatives and good… Read more »

Social Enterprise Bill Aims To Empower the Poor

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As the world hails the International Day of Poverty Eradication and the recent adoption of 17 new global goals during the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Summit in New York City, social enterprises call to the Philippine government to put poverty at zero rates by fast-tracking the passage of the Poverty Reduction through Social Entrepreneurship (PRESENT) Bill. The Sustainable Development… Read more »

Insights from the E-Commerce Entrepreneurs Summit 2015

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E-commerce Entrepreneur Summit 2015

The 7th Digital Filipino E-Commerce Summit or the E-Commerce Entrepreneurs Summit was held on August 29, 2015 at the Ballroom of the Best Western Plus Antel Hotel in Makati City. With this year’s theme as E-commerce for Economic Growth, the country’s leading e-commerce practitioners shared their insights and strategies on building and growing e-commerce businesses. Numbers from i-Metrics Asia Pacific… Read more »