• THINGS ARE LOOKING UP

    THINGS ARE LOOKING UP

    Banks remained profitable, recording an annualized net profit growth of 8.5% last year. Capitalization remained ample, with the capital adequacy ratio staying well above the BSP’s 10% minimum requirement and the 8% prescribed by the Bank […]

  • MAP under Pascual seeks economic dynamism, better human development, a better life for most

    MAP under Pascual seeks economic dynamism, better human development, a better life for most

    In four decades of technocratic work, Alfredo E. Pascual has made significant contributions to learning and society as an academic leader, corporate governance advocate, international development banker, and management educator. Now, as president of the […]

  • Leni offers fairness, equal opportunity to business

    Leni offers fairness, equal opportunity to business

    At a recent Rotary Club of Manila forum, Vice President Leni Robredo was asked questions by BizNewsAsia Publisher Tony Lopez about jobs, her chances of winning, and her kind of presidency.  Excerpts: About 30 million […]

  • Who will stop Bongbong Marcos?

    Who will stop Bongbong Marcos?

    Bongbong’s victory, if allowed by fate, the Comelec and its machines, and of course, by people power, will be a stunning turn of events  for a country that  has been imprisoned for the last half […]

  • 100 YEARS OF TRUST

    100 YEARS OF TRUST

    By Antonio S. Lopez China Banking Corp. is celebrating its 100 years.  It is plotting its progress for the next 100 years, with the help of digitalization (launched this year) and adherence to its seven […]

  • Finishing strong, starting anew in 2022

    Finishing strong, starting anew in 2022

    Ten low-hanging fruits for the final stretch of the Duterte administration By Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda (Albay, 2nd district) Chairman, House Committee on Ways and Means Senior Vice Chairman, House Committee on Economic Affairs Vice […]

  • UNIONBANK DELIVERS

    UNIONBANK DELIVERS

    The pandemic-induced shift to digital payments and the Bangko Sentral’s aggressive push for financial inclusion produced a big winner in Union Bank of the Philippines. UnionBank is the Philippines’ pioneer internet bank and the first […]

  • Beyond the Pandemic: BSP acted decisively and swiftly to contain the economic fallout

    Beyond the Pandemic: BSP acted decisively and swiftly to contain the economic fallout

    No Filipino has done more to contain the economic impact of the pandemic and encouraged banks to do more for the common man “I have said this before and I will say it again: We […]