Generation threatened as pandemic sets back childhood development: UNICEF

03/12/2021

New York, United States— Closed schools, surging poverty, forced marriages and depression — after a year of the pandemic, indicators measuring child and adolescent development have all regressed, a setback that heralds lasting stigma for an entire…

PH eyes use of small nuclear reactors for power generation

Ronnel W. Domingo 12/23/2019

The world’s first small modular nuclear reactors (SMRs) have started delivering electricity to a coastal town in Russia, firming up their potential for use in small power grids in geographically fragmented markets such as the Philippines. According…

Millennials: The Debt Generation

Miracle Oyedeji 08/23/2019

Millennials: The Debt Generation. No other generation has suffered from debt than the Gen Y, also known as the echo boomers. We as a generation need to be aware of the financial burden on us and the…

Pilipinas Shell opens next-generation station

Irene R. Sino Cruz 03/15/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Pilipinas Shell has opened its next-generation retail station at General Maxilom Ave., Cebu City. Shell Mango station offers a wide range of features to cater to the specific needs of the community, according…

A traumatized generation

Rina Jimenez-David 06/22/2018

Even as US President Donald Trump appears to have backtracked from the policy separating would-be migrant children from their parents at the US-Mexico border, one would have to wonder if the policy has not created a whole…

City officials, commercial centers urged to follow environmental laws

Morexette Marie B. Erram 05/26/2018

The Committee on Environment of the Cebu City Development Council has urged city officials to strictly comply with environmental laws especially in the SRP to avoid the same fate as Boracay. Lawyers Jose Gapas of the Cebu…

Banking on 2G

Chris Evert Ruffolo 01/12/2018

Second generation leaders take reins of 30-year-old family-owned enterprise After establishing a foothold in Cebu’s vibrant and competitive real estate sector, one of the home-based family-owned companies that has endured and thrived in the industry for three…

Exec cites need to prepare next generation for AI

Irene R. Sino Cruz 11/12/2017

THE Philippines needs to prepare the next generation for artificial intelligence (AI) to be able to maximize its benefits for the business sector. Arvin Yason, managing director for Accenture Global Delivery Network for Technology in the Philippines,…

Pass moral compass to next generation – former US envoy

Victor Anthony V. Silva 10/09/2017

BUSINESSMEN, who are running family businesses, are encouraged to pass on to their children not only their companies and the large amount of money that comes along with a successful venture but also a true moral compass…

Millennials against the Marcos burial

11/26/2016

I never thought I could be grateful to the Marcoses for anything. But their insistence on burying the dictator Ferdinand E. Marcos’ remains in the Libingan ng mga Bayani has given me a precious gift: hope in…

Repackaging the Church’s teachings

Atty. Ruphil F. Bañoc 11/03/2016

Do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather be afraid of the One who can destroy both soul and body in hell.” (Matthew 10:28 New International Version). Freedom of…

The non-negotiable right to health

Atty. Gloria Estenzo Ramos 10/23/2016

Health is wealth — an old adage that rings true for all generations. However, not a few realize its full meaning when illness strikes. It is amazing that each part of our body works in perfect synchronicity…

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