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‘Big Daddy’ movable stores open in Tacloban

CARMELITE sisters and other religious groups join the army of volunteers packing relief goods at a processing center set up on Edsa, Quezon City, by the United Council of Churches of the Philippines for the victims of Supertyphoon “Yolanda.” JOAN BONDOC

A businessman has opened more than a dozen moveable stores in Tacloban City to give hungry typhoon victims access to food in the wake of complaints of slow distribution of relief goods.

Posted: November 15th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

KNN soon to become a foundation

Organizers say move to institutionalize entrepreneurship programs, win more partners

Posted: July 8th, 2013 in CDN - Enterprise,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Ecija mayor bridges farmers to entrepreneurship, fortune

NO IDLE TIME Instead of spending their idle time playing card games, the wives of members of the Kalasag Farmers Producers Cooperative in San Jose City engaged in an onion-peeling contract for an institutional buyer; (inset) Mayor Marivic Belena. PHOTOS BY ANSELMO ROQUE

Observing that onion farmers in San Jose City in Nueva Ecija no longer relied on doleouts, Mayor Marivic Belena decided in 2008 they were ready to become businessmen, embarking on a bridge program aimed at providing them a market.

Posted: January 29th, 2013 in Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Leona’s daughters make most of baking legacy


Growing up with a nutritionist for a mom who always had something in the oven for them, sisters Jane-Jane and Veronica Ong decided to open a cake and pastry shop in their property in Mabolo 13 years ago.

Posted: October 22nd, 2012 in CDN - Enterprise,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Manila furniture firm opens new Cebu showroom

TO serve a growing clientele in Cebu, a high end furniture brand distributor opened a showroom in the new Design Center along A.S Fortuna Street in Mandaue City, Cebu.

Posted: October 16th, 2012 in CDN - Enterprise,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

QC trade show till Oct. 26

Over 100 microentrepreneurs are selling local, innovative products and services in a month-long marketing event organized by the Quezon City government and Sikap Buhay Entrepreneurship and Cooperative Office.

Posted: October 6th, 2012 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Spirit of goodwill makes traders ‘pay it forward’

MULTIPLIER EFFECT The three-day Unlad Kabuhayan summit didn’t just offer goods and services but a glimpse into the vendors’ trade secrets so others can replicate their success.

Precy Nilda Duque, 32, found work in Qatar in December 2006 but later felt the sad difficulty of being away from her ailing father and four dependent siblings. Compounding her worries was her failure to fulfill her religious obligations in a foreign land.

Posted: September 15th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

SWU holds Young Cebuano Entrepreneurs’ forum

THE Master of Business Administration students of Southwestern University (SWU) under Prof. Wilfe Besin will hold a forum with Cebu’s young and successful entrepreneurs on today, Sept. 15 at 1 p.m. at the SWU Main Campus-AVR 3.

Posted: September 15th, 2012 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Boholano earns by selling biscuits in city street

ESTEBAN Tutor arrived in Cebu from Bohol three years ago to earn a living to raise his family of four.

Posted: August 16th, 2012 in CDN - Enterprise,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Vendor bets future on corn cart


A SMALL food cart selling cooked sweet corn in barangay Lahug, Cebu City, provides a small but steady income for 25-year-old John Ren Bertulfo.

Posted: May 3rd, 2012 in CDN - Enterprise,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

2 gov’t institutions ink deal for farmers

THE Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in Negros Oriental and Negros Oriental State University (Norsu) signed an agreement on Agrarian Reform Community Connectivity and Economic Support Services (Arccess) last April 2 at 1:30 p.m. at the Norsu main campus in Dumaguete City.

Posted: April 10th, 2012 in CDN - Community,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Shame campaign vs debtors ends


One day in 2006, Bartolome Malacura decided to post the names of his debtors outside his sari-sari store in the Island Garden City of Samal in a bid to collect from them.

Posted: February 11th, 2012 in Featured Columns,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Harvest in flower farms meets ‘kalag’ demand

All Souls’ Day is a peak season for flower growers in the mountain barangay of Babag, Cebu City.

Posted: November 1st, 2011 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

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