CLOSE to 19,000 jobs will be made available in the upcoming Labor Day Job Fair sponsored by the regional office of the Department of Labor and Employment (Dole-Davao Region).
THE American Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines (Amcham) Davao Chapter will spearhead the first Southern Mindanao Growth Corridor (SMGC) Investors Forum on September 19, 2014 at the Marco Polo Hotel.
The event will be jointly hosted by the European Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines (ECCP) and the Japanese Chamber of Commerce in Mindanao (JCCM).
EXPORTERS in the gift, toys and houseware (GTH) sector in Cebu project a healthy growth in the local market with the continued boom in the construction and tourism sectors.
TO HELP in its conduct of tax audits, the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has required all self-employed professionals to submit an affidavit indicating the rates, manner of billings and the factors considered in determining their service fees. The affidavit should be submitted upon BIR registration and on or before Jan. 31 of each year pursuant to Revenue Regulations (RR) No. 4-2014.
TO ANSWER the need by jobseekers to come up with a great resume, a locally-developed website does the job for them.
KareerKo, a jobs website founded by Filipino-Canadian Michael Raymond Martinez, promises to help users create “proper” and “professional-looking” resumes.
MORE than 1,000 tour participants of a Korean-based educational company visited Cebu recently as part of their incentive tour.
Department Of Tourism (DOT) 7 Director Rowena Montecillo said they welcomed 1,019 members of the Woojin Think Big Incentive Tour Group to Cebu this month.
SMART Communications, Inc. president and chief executive officer Napoleon L. Nazareno has been nominated CEO of the Year at the Asia Communication Awards (ACA) 2014, an annual recognition program for outstanding telco players organized by London-based industry publication Total Telecom.
Nazareno was shortlisted for the award along with 18 other Asian telco CEOs following a call for nominations from industry members. Winners will be determined by an industry vote and assessment by a panel of judges.
LISTED companies Aboitiz Equity Ventures, Inc. (AEV) and Aboitiz Power Corporation (AboitizPower) capped the first quarter on a positive note with several prestigious corporate governance awards from regional publication Corporate Governance Asia.
At the 4th Corporate Governance Asia Asian Excellence Awards last April 3 at the Renaissance Harbour View Hotel, Hong Kong, Erramon I. Aboitiz, AEV president and chief executive officer (CEO), was named Best CEO (Investor Relations), while Iker M. Aboitiz, AboitizPower Chief Financial Officer (CFO), was named Best CFO (Investor Relations).
FOUR Shared Service Facility (SSF) projects of the Department of Trade and Industry - Misamis Oriental (DTI-MOR) were launched recently to give Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) here and in the province access to better technology and more sophisticated equipment.
MORE small and medium enterprises (SMEs) engaged in the manufacture of furniture and furnishings products eyeing especially the high-end market can benefit from a new design incubation program.
"We are known as the creative destination in Asia. As such, we have to continuously supply to the world high-end and creative furniture," said Salvio Valenzuela, executive director of the Chamber of Furniture Industries of the Philippines.