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Japan and the Philippines: Strategic partners for peace and progress

As the Philippines marks 125 years of independence and Japan and ASEAN celebrate 50 years of friendship, Ambassador Kazuhiko Koshikawa shares his insights on these important relationships.

SM Investments delivers growth opportunities across the Philippines

With its deep experience in tourism, banking, real estate development and shopping mall management, SM Investments Corp. is a key growth-driver within the Filipino economy.

For a vibrant world: Toyo Ink Philippines

With a history dating back to 1896, the Toyo Ink Group today operates in 24 countries. The company is considered a leading manufacturer of chemicals for inks, pigments and resins.

FoodFlow: Nourishing innovation

Pioneering technology and innovative products enable FoodFlow to deliver out-standing value to customers and stakeholders. Established by her father Bernardito Chu, managing director Bettina Chu is taking the company beyond the Philippines.

SPCMB Law: Personalized quality service and results-oriented representation

Subido Pagente Certeza Mendoza and Binay Law Offices is a full-service law firm in the Philippines that has consistently provided responsive, cost-efficient and quality personalized services to its clients.

An esteemed member of the Philippine community

Established in Japan in 1912, Taisho Pharmaceuticals supports and enhances the health of individuals and enables communities to grow.

A friend closer than a brother

JICA Chief Representative Takema Sakamoto

Moving the Philippines-Japan Relationship Forward

Executive Director of Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Manila, Kazuo Nakamura

The Philippines and Japan – A Flourishing Strategic Partnership

Secretary for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Philippines, Enrique A. Manalo

A resilient, sustainable and prosperous future

Secretary of Finance of the Republic of the Philippines, Benjamin E. Diokno

Teach for the Philippines: Building the Nation through Education

Teach for the Philippines (TFP) works closely with the Department of Education (DepEd) and the private sector to ensure that all Filipino children benefit from an inclusive, relevant, and excellent education.

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SM Investments delivers growth opportunities across the Philippines

With its deep experience in tourism, banking, real estate development and shopping mall management, SM Investments Corp. is a key growth-driver within the Filipino economy.

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Japan and the Philippines: Strategic partners for peace and progress

As the Philippines marks 125 years of independence and Japan and ASEAN celebrate 50 years of friendship, Ambassador Kazuhiko Koshikawa shares his insights on these important relationships.

A friend closer than a brother

JICA Chief Representative Takema Sakamoto

Moving the Philippines-Japan Relationship Forward

Executive Director of Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Manila, Kazuo Nakamura

The Philippines and Japan – A Flourishing Strategic Partnership

Secretary for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Philippines, Enrique A. Manalo

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SM Investments delivers growth opportunities across the Philippines

With its deep experience in tourism, banking, real estate development and shopping mall management, SM Investments Corp. is a key growth-driver within the Filipino economy.

The Yuchengco group of companies: A trusted ‘nation-building’ partner committed to serving Japanese investors in the Philippines

What opportunities have the current administration’s “Build, Build, Build” initiative created for YGC?"The Philippine banking industry has grown substantially over the past few years...

Pharmaceuticals

An esteemed member of the Philippine community

Established in Japan in 1912, Taisho Pharmaceuticals supports and enhances the health of individuals and enables communities to grow.

Better health and a brighter future for Filipinos

With a dedicated team of people in the Philippines, Takeda Healthcare Philippines, Inc. (THPI) is helping to improve access to innovative medicines and making an impact on patients and stakeholders. Lo-ann E. Villanueva, Country Manager of THPI spoke with Bridges.

Tourism

The Clark International Airport Project: Contributing to the Philippines’ soaring economy

The project aims to drastically improve connectivity, drive new-urban economic growth, boost production, increase trade and create employment opportunities across the region.The CIAP is...

The Philippines — the world’s ‘More Fun’ retirement destination

Named one of the world’s best places to retire according to International Living’s Annual Global Retirement Index, the Philippines climbed the rankings from 23rd...

Sustainable tourism will ensure the Philippines is #MoreFunForever

The country welcomed about 7.1 million international visitors in 2018, an increase of 7.7 percent on the previous year. Domestic tourism across the Philippines...

Tourism investments boost economic growth in the Philippines

As a joint initiative by the Department of Tourism and the Tourism Investment and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA), TEZs represent the Philippines’ development flagship...

Philippines Tourism – Beach Resorts in Palawan

Business is booming in the Philippines in everything from the agricultural to the IT sectors, but a pillar of the Filipino economy is always its tourism.

Real Estate

Own a piece of Japan in Bonifacio Global City

Premier Philippine real estate developer Federal Land Inc. is bringing together Filipino hospitality and sense of community with the Japanese traditions of excellence and innovation to deliver a slice of Japanese living in the Philippines.

Federal Land at 50: Creating luxurious spaces, building partnerships

As one of the leading real estate developers in the Philippines, Federal Land Inc. has been committed to developing well-built and innovative residential homes, commercial and retail spaces, modern office buildings, world-class hotels and integrated communities for 50 years.

Ayala Land: Forging ahead with communities in mind

Successful businesses have adapted to changes in society, embraced new technologies and recognized the modern landscape has shifted in terms of the ways in which people are living.

Financial Services

RCBC thriving on partnerships and innovations, banking on a sustainable future

It is in the DNA of the Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. to nurture business and social partnerships on a rock-solid platform of sustainability.

BDO Unibank: A wealth of opportunities

BDO Unibank’s Japan Desk has native Japanese language speaking officers. In addition to its two Corporate Desks, BDO Unibank is the only Philippine bank...

RCBC strengthens partnership with Japan

Among the conglomerates that have taken the opportunities is the Yuchengco-led Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC). The bank has recently formed partnerships with three...

Automotive

Nissan Philippines: Exciting the market through innovation and electrification

In the competitive Philippines automotive sector, Nissan Philippines is driving change through strong electric leadership, exciting innovation and a desire to better serve customers.

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corp. reaches new milestones

To date, MMPC is holding its head up high as it continuously achieves various milestones in its Philippine operations. In March 2019, MMPC reached...

Food & Beverage

FoodFlow: Nourishing innovation

Pioneering technology and innovative products enable FoodFlow to deliver out-standing value to customers and stakeholders. Established by her father Bernardito Chu, managing director Bettina Chu is taking the company beyond the Philippines.

Century Pacific Food: Feeding the Philippine nation

Focused on providing affordable nutrition to a broad consumer base, Century Pacific Food, Inc. (CNPF) is one of the largest branded food companies in the Philippines. Chris Po, Executive Chairman spoke with Bridges.