October 5, 2017
The top five countries by science graduates globally in 2016 were China, the USA, the UK, Indonesia and the Philippines. The juxtaposition of both advanced as well as developing economies in this spectrum reveals an interesting pattern and may even suggest a possible shift in global employment dynamics. Advanced economies such as the USA could […]
September 29, 2017
I recently presented at the Philippine Travel Exchange (PHITEX) organised by Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) on 31 August 2017. The country’s biggest travel trade event, PHITEX aims at bringing in international tourists through foreign travel agents. In its 16th year, the Travel Exchange hosted an educational seminar as a learning activity to discuss tourism marketing […]
July 22, 2017
Euromonitor International’s Philippines Economy, Finance and Trade Country Briefing focuses on the country that was once called ‘the sick man of Asia’ but has emerged as one of the fastest growing economies in the region. In recent years, the country has been attracting large foreign investments, via its status as the global hub for business […]
August 15, 2016
Herbal/traditional products was the most dynamic in health category in the Philippines in 2015 with current value growth of 8%, reaching Ps7.4 billion. Herbal/traditional products are seen by consumers as providing adequate treatments, prevention alternatives and supplements to the growing demands of Filipinos. Its strong and fast growth can be attributed to the high value […]
December 28, 2015
The impact of high sugar soft drinks consumption on public health remains a global hot button issue as the beverages industry looks ahead to 2016. Excise taxation on sugary beverages may have the effect of diminishing volume growth opportunity in key categories like carbonated soft drinks (CSDs), juice and concentrates.
December 3, 2015
The top five fastest-growing major economies in 2015 will be all emerging market economies in the Asia Pacific region, with India standing out as the top performer globally. Policy reforms and low oil prices will bolster India’s growth outlook, but the effect of GDP rebasing on India’s forecast growth is still far from being clear. On […]
November 28, 2015
The world may be seeing the strongest growth from the dairy and snack categories in 2015, with Asian countries like Vietnam showing the biggest jump from 2014. But how is the race within Asia? Which companies are leading and what trends are shaping packaged food in 2015? Key trends: Impulse and indulgence, and convenience The […]
November 10, 2015
The 17th Asia Pacific Retailers Convention & Exhibition (APRCE) started in Manila, Philippines on 29th October 2015. It was launched with a warm welcome by the hosts–PRA president, FAPRA chairman, APRCE chairman, and the Secretary of the Department of Trade and Industry–as well as H.E. Benigno S. Aquino III, President of the Republic of the […]

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