Monthly Archives: November 2022

The Late John Gokongwei on Charity and Business

John Gokongwei

The late John Gokongwei was the third richest person in the Philippines when he died in 2019. He was also consistently on Forbes’s top billionaires’ list. Although a billionaire, he proved to the world how paying it forward can go hand-in-hand with a successful business. With holdings in power generation, aviation, food and beverage, livestock […]

The Solar Panels From China For a Green Future

China Solar Panels

When solar panels come into discussion, the manufacturers that come to mind are usually those from Germany, the USA, Canada, South Korea, or Australia. While it’s a fact that they do offer premium panels, much of the components or parts of their panels come from downstream China. Nowadays, purchasing a solar product that does not […]

How the Late Henry Sy Has Got It All


Stories about how one overcame poverty and eventually became rich and powerful—either through hard work or perseverance, meeting the right people at the right time, or just by luck and chance—often inspire us. After all, the road to success and achievement doesn’t come on a silver platter. It is earned through the trials in life […]