Archive for the ‘Business’ Category

Super Bowl Food and Diversifying Consumer Demographics Marketing

by Daniel Escurel Occeño The family-size to go of Lasagna at Greenwich Pizza (delivered) for Super Bowl food. People wondered why I promoted the lasagna at Greenwich Pizza when the fast-food restaurant has so many choices of pizza topping ideas and the company tries to be competitive. My cousin knows the founder of Jollibee Foods personally […]

Fil-Am Couple Jailed in Florida for Exploiting Pinoy Workers

This week, a Filipino-American couple were sentenced for a combined 129 months in prison for forcing 39 Pinoys to work against their will in country clubs and  in Southeast Florida. Federal prosecutors said Sophia Manuel and Alfonso Baldonado Jr., owners of Quality Staffing Services Corp., a labor contracting service, compelled the victims to work under […]

Philippine Airlines’ connection with Macau, China – an Ending Poverty Strategy

By Daniel Escurel Occeño My mother found a bargain promotion in the newspaper of a trip to Macau, China promoted by Philippine Airlines. I already knew the airline was involved in promoting Macau as a tourist destination, but what I did not know was why, so I formulated my own theory after our trip. I […]

Philippines Hopes to End Rice Imports

Did you know that Philippines is currently the world’s largest rice importer? Philippine farmers will even receive nutrient management advice tailored specifically to their rice crops delivered to their mobile phones. Recently, Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala announced that the country hopes to be self-sufficient in the staple in three years. “Ending reliance on rice imports is the biggest […]

Kinema Group: A Cinematic Movement

Kinema Group LLC is a new Fil-Am owned business that is a part of the new media movement. Kinema, meaning “movement” or “motion,” is very fitting for this production team. What makes Kinema Group stand out from from other production teams? They offer more than product– Kinema Group brings an experience. They offer a visual experience […]