900 Reasons to Smile Art Competition to Highlight Leyte’s Renewed Hope and Joy

Filipinos are known for their resiliency and positive outlook in life. And the people of Leyte are no exception – it has been almost two years since Typhoon Yolanda struck, and the days, weeks, and months that followed all point to the city recovering completely from one of the most devastating calamities in its history.

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This year, Jollibee is one with the nation in celebrating the recovery of Leyte with the opening of its 900th store in Palo in October, as it aims to bring joy to the people and symbolize the upward outlook of the local economy. In line with its 900th store, Jollibee is launching the 900 Reasons to Smile Art Competition, a venue where artists from all over the country can creatively depict the many ways Filipinos can find positivity in their daily lives even in the midst of challenges.

“It has been said that a new … READ MORE

Globe Telecom’s Mobile Internet Business Models Highlighted at Mobile World Congress Shanghai

Philippine number one mobile brand Globe Telecom led the discussion on its digital and mobile business models at a panel session alongside representatives from the largest companies in Asia and the World at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) Shanghai 2015

Globe Head of Strategy & Corporate Development for Consumer Business Benett Aquino discussed “Business Models for the Future of Mobile Internet”, further expounding on the advantages of a mobile first service, growth of partnerships, products and services, and strategies in reaching different markets.

Alongside Aquino are known luminaries in the mobile industry. These include Peter Greenberger of Twitter, Mausam Bhatt of Flipkart, and Pranay Jivrajka of OlaCabs.

Aquino shared the advantages of having a mobile-first service and consumers. “We see that our mobile-first users usually have a pattern of heavy app usage especially for social networking, content consumption, and mobile gaming. This has been made possible as mobile devices and … READ MORE