PLDT lauds ‘unbreakable spirit’ of PH enterprises amid challenging times

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The COVID-19 pandemic has presented immense challenges to industries around the world. With mobility restrictions in place, business owners had to rethink their operations and adjust to navigate the uncertainties in the new normal. Although some companies were able to adapt and seamlessly shift to the new norm, the process was not easy with many struggling with financial losses and temporary business closures. A survey from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) released September last year reported that the Philippine economy experienced the worst impacts of the pandemic. The Philippines logged the highest number of business closures and layoffs among its peers in Southeast Asia. Despite that, Jovy Hernandez, ePLDT President & CEO and SVP and Head of PLDT & Smart Enterprise and International Business Groups, said that resilience is one of the core values that helped businesses conquer the challenges of the pandemic. This ‘unbreakable spirit’ of enterprises allowed them to embr

World’s Best Island showcases Tourism of Palawan.

It’s given, Palawan indeed is one of the most beautiful island in the Philipplines, and of course to the world.  In order to continue promote, market and attract 3 million tourist by 2016, the Provincial Government of Palawan along with Palawan Tourism Council, Department of Tourism, Tourism Promotions Board and The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) through its Advancing Philippine Competitiveness  (COMPETE) Project, held a five day tourism and trade fair.



It’s called Palawan, World’s Best Island happen last August 7 up to 11 at the Activity Center of Glorietta Mall in Makati City. it is the first ever Tourism and Trade Fair initiated by the Provincial Government to promote further the Tourism industry of Palawan, participated mostly by different Resorts, hotels and travel operators in the province. 
Palawan Gov. Jose Ch. Alvarez and Palawan Tourism Council Pres. Debbie Tan.
On his speech, Palawan Gov. Jose Ch. Alvarez emphasize that Tourism is key factor in the continuous development of Palawan, and they from the local government is committed to continue uplift the lives of Palawenos. 

The opening ceremony is attended byDOT- MIMAROPA  Regional Director Atty.Minerva Morada, Palawan Tourism Council President Debbie Tan and Pampanga Gov.Mark Lapid.  Along with Palawan Congressman Chicoy Alvarez, and Puerto Princesa City Councilor Matthew Mendoza.

The Palawan Dance Ensemble, Provincial Capitol Chorale and Provincial Acoustic Band highlight the five day fair with various dance and songs presentation of Palawan Culture.


Pampanga Gov. Mark Lapid and Palawan Cong.Chickoy Alvarez.

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