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From Pampanga to Pittsburg: Home-cooked Success Story

One California-scorching Sunday afternoon, I have decided to get myself buco-pandan from a small casual Filipino restaurant nearby. Being a frequent customer, I know some of its daily staples on the sterno-warmed unit …

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From Sari-sari Store Heiress to COMCAST executive

(A wife, a mother of two, a promising name in the industry, and a really gracious head turner – Michelle Alba-Chua, is a complete package of brains, beauty, and business. This feature article …

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L-R: US-Philippines Society President, Ambassador John Maisto; Minister Patrick Chuasoto, Deputy Chief of Mission of the Philippine Embassy; Ms. Christina Laskowski, President of Silicon Valley Science and Technology Advisory Council; Ms. Christina Le, US Department of State; US-Philippines Society Executive Director Hank Hendrickson; and Mr. Raymond Batac, Commercial Counsellor at the Philippine Embassy.
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Agreement to Support Filipino Game-Changers in the Digital Economy Signed

(WASHINGTON, D.C. Nov 6, 2015)— An agreement to support technology-enabled entrepreneurship and allow Filipino game-changers in the digital economy to visit Silicon Valley in California was signed today at the Philippine Embassy in …

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Students from the University of Cebu attend a USAID-supported workshop and symposium for budding technopreneurs. Kai Elmer Sotto/PhilDev
BusinessEntrepreneurshipPhilippines

Turning Up Talent: ‘Technopreneurs’ Drive Development in the Philippines

By Liana Meyer – USAID Philippines  A few years ago, Paulo Oscuro, a computer science student from the rural region of Bicol—about 250 miles from the capital of the Philippines—observed that, despite a …

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Things I Wish Someone Told Me Before Starting A Start-Up

By Irwin Gonzales Recently, I have been helping a few people who want to start their own company by either being a source of advice or actually dipping my feet in production. Personally, …

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BusinessPeoplePhilippines

What successful Fil-Ams tell young Filipinos to do

The forecast of national culinary trends shows a clear movement on its radar: Filipino food is poised to become the latest craze. Celebrity chef Alan Zimmern declared as much in People magazine, placing …

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The Pinays behind California Schools Superintendent Tom Torlakson

Independent observers believe the closest and most expensive statewide race in California this November is for the post of state school superintendent. It pits two Democrats, the top winners in the June primary, …

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MORE AMERICANS SEE INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN PH

PHILADELPHIA—More investors from the United States are now seriously considering doing business in the Philippines after hearing leading Filipino private sector figures talk about a country brimming with numerous investment opportunities. “ ” …

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