We all benefit as the economy recovers

Written by John Carlo Tria Which is why we will all do our part in boosting the recovery, safely. Buy local. Do online events using delivered food to patronize local restaurants. There will be other means but all revolve around stimulating demand, and income in the...
Is DOE at the tip of the energy transition spear?

Is DOE at the tip of the energy transition spear?

Power pylons and high-voltage lines passing through the Cordilleras. By Sara Jane Ahmed & Alberto Dalusung III IN recent days, the country’s energy sector has been abuzz with talk from the energy managers of a drive to accelerate indigenous energy development....
We are entering the Digital Decade (faster than expected)

We are entering the Digital Decade (faster than expected)

Written by John Carlo Tria OK. The title above may sound trite. This is because many of you now reading this are doing so on your advanced handheld device connected to an internet that is ubiquitous to the twenty-something living across the hall that was born into it...
Adaptation moves us forward in the new normal

Adaptation moves us forward in the new normal

Written by John Carlo Tria To those who responded to last week’s column on the various businesses in Mindanao successfully adapting to the new normal, an additional statement I would like to make is that the adaptations and innovations they undertook were easily...
Economic confidence starts rising

Economic confidence starts rising

Written by John Carlo Tria What this means is that confidence starts to rise. We hope this continues, as the jobs lost need to be regained, and new industries may need to take root as a response to the new normals that require flexibility to prevent infections....