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Reactive instead of proactive

When tropical storm “Domeng” first entered the Philippines as a low pressure area last June 5, it has poured heavy rains in our country......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJun 13th, 2018

Reactive, not proactive

Reactive, not proactive.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2017

Cementing a sustainable future

While other companies choose to donate to charitable institutions, building solutions provider Holcim Philippines, Inc. is moving away from this tradition. Instead, Holcim has opted to be more proactive by collaborating with communities in order to understand their needs, and then later create solutions that can improve their lives. “Give a man a fish and [...] The post Cementing a sustainable future appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

DAR chief: Speed up land distribution

Land distribution and agricultural support for farmers should be accelerated given a Malacañang directive to implement an “aggressive” agrarian reform program, a Cabinet official said. “Let us be proactive in serving our farmers through land distribution and provision of much needed support services,” Agrarian Reform Secretary John Castriciones said during a recently-concluded 2018 mid-year performance [...] The post DAR chief: Speed up land distribution appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 30th, 2018

The ERM Agenda: 2018 and beyond

The release of the updated Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Framework by the Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO) in 2017 formally heralded the evolution of the traditional risk management mindset, wherein risks are managed as a consequence of business operations, towards a more proactive stance for managing risks. Entitled “Enterprise Risk Management — Integrating with Strategy and Performance,” the updated Framework highlights the importance of considering risks even at the onset of strategy setting, as well as throughout the process of driving organizational performance......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 4th, 2018

Palace to UNHRC: We have been proactive in looking at HR abuses

        Malacaang insisted on Saturday that government does not need to be called out to investigate the country's human rights situation as it has been proactive in looking into cases of abuses particularly on its war on drugs.     Sought for comment regarding the recent call by the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) against the government, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said that the government has been doing its job on the issue of human rights.     "Nasabi ko na sa inyo na may imbentaryo kami nung mga napatay diumano sa giyera laban sa droga para malaman namin kung talagang nasunod ba ang tamang pro...Keep on reading: Palace to UNHRC: We have been proactive in looking at HR abuses.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

Firms urged to toughen cybersecurity measures

The threat of cyberattacks is one of the biggest challenges facing the Philippine financial system nowadays with the growing number of aggressive and malicious hackers targeting those in banking, financial services and insurance (BFSIs), according to industry experts.   And with rising concerns about security breaches in the biggest banking institutions locally, banks have been advised to allocate resources to boost its cybersecurity infrastructure and ensure the security of its clients transactions.   "Cyberattacks are getting more and more sophisticated every day. The usual practice is to provide and implement reactive actions by depending on the technologies," eP...Keep on reading: Firms urged to toughen cybersecurity measures.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 16th, 2018

Excellent Customer Service creates long-lasting benefits to your business

Challenged with rising customer acquisition costs, building relationship with customers is imperative in business. Companies need to continually innovate and assume a proactive role in developing m.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 5th, 2018

More proactive and effective moves

Corruption in the government is still rampant despite Duterte’s supposed all out war against it......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 25th, 2018

I Love My Job: You Can Excel In Both Showbiz And Insurance, Says This Proactive Chap!

Meet wealth manager and actor Mikee Lim who lives by the saying, “When there’s a will, there’s a way.”.....»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

DA to offer P90-M loans to Aklan agri, fish workers

The Department of Agriculture (DA) is set to offer about P90 million as “proactive support” to farmers and fishermen in Aklan province ahead of the six-month closure of Boracay island. According to Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol, the amount would be in the form of loans coursed through programs for these workers, most of whom sell their produce [...] The post DA to offer P90-M loans to Aklan agri, fish workers appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

BSP to pursue ‘dynamic’ reforms

“Dynamic” reforms will continue to be pursued by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) in a bid to keep up with evolving trends and practices, a senior official said. “The BSP will continue to craft meaningful and proactive reforms that are aligned with best practices and international standards, at the same time sensitive to local [...] The post BSP to pursue ‘dynamic’ reforms appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsApr 9th, 2018

Ethical collaboration

THE VARIED AND COMPLEX challenges in the health care system require proactive collaborations between the government, patients, professional organizations, and the private sector. Recognizing that each one has a unique role and responsibility, they work together to ensure that medical decisions are made in the best interest of patients. In all their interactions, the health […] The post Ethical collaboration appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 5th, 2018

Mitra: GAB to pursue proactive program

THE Games and Amusement Board (GAB) will not rest on its laurels and continue to pursue a proactive program to fulfill its mandate under Chairman Abraham “Baham” Mitra. “The athletes’ welfare will continue to be foremost on our minds, even though we (GAB) are a regulatory body in all games….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMar 14th, 2018

Philippines to register Filipino names for Benham Rise features

By Camille A. Aguinaldo The Philippine government plans to register Filipino names to the undersea features in Benham Rise before the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO), Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter S. Cayetano said Friday. “Once we have all the data, we will also apply at the IHO… Let’s be proactive in protecting Philippine interests whether it’s […] The post Philippines to register Filipino names for Benham Rise features appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 18th, 2018

NFA Council chairman wants rice hoarders charged with economic sabotage

National Food Authority (NFA) Council Chairman Leoncio "Jun" Evasco Jr. on Monday said he would want rice hoarders to be charged with economic sabotage for deliberately withholding distribution of the staple food to manipulate prices in the market. Evasco, who is also the secretary to the Cabinet, said the NFA must be "proactive" in monitoring and inspecting warehouses that could be hoarding rice. "There is really a need to be very, very proactive on the part of NFA to look into the bodegas, warehouses managed and run by private traders," Evasco told reporters in a press briefing after the NFA Council held its meeting. "If they are found to be hoarding, prosecute, arrest [th...Keep on reading: NFA Council chairman wants rice hoarders charged with economic sabotage.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2018

DOLE ups drive for safety, health in IT-BPO firms

THE Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in Region 6 conducted an Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Orientation in one of the Information Technology-Business Process Outsourcing (IT-BPO) companies in Iloilo City as part of its proactive response to prevent fire accident similar to what happened in a mall in Davao City in 2017 which claimed […] The post DOLE ups drive for safety, health in IT-BPO firms appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 31st, 2018

Tough Mudder descends on the country in 2018

PREPARE to get down and dirty. This, as the world’s leading obstacle course event, Tough Mudder, holds its first-ever event in the country later this year. In partnership with Proactive Sports Management, a noted organizer of fun runs in the Philippines, Tough Mudder, Inc. will make its debut staging in the country, bringing its signature […] The post Tough Mudder descends on the country in 2018 appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 30th, 2018

Gabriela: Will gov t ask Sanofi to return P3.5 billion?

MANILA, Philippines – Progressive group Gabriela on Monday, December 4, called on the government to provide "proactive measures" in response to the "risks" brought by dengue vaccine Dengvaxia. "The Palace should provide proactive measures to address the risks posed by Dengvaxia instead of merely stating that there is so far ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 4th, 2017

Ceasefire mechanism assured on PH-MILF negotiation

The International Monitoring Team (IMT), GPH-MILF Coordinating Committee on the Cessation of Hostilities (GPH-MILF CCCH) and Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) continue proactive approaches in ensuring that the ceasefire mechanism is still intact despite the existence of peace spoilers. #BeFullyInformed Ceasefire mechanism assured on PH-MILF negotiation The International Monitoring Team… link: Ceasefire mechanism assured on PH-MILF negotiation.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 30th, 2017

ASEAN response to disaster refugees cited

AS a region that is vulnerable to natural disasters, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) takes a proactive approach in addressing disaster displacement. This was what Ambassador Evan P. Garcia, Permanent Representative of the Philippines to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Geneva, shared during a discussion….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsNov 26th, 2017