Wednesday, November 25, 2020

SM Wins 15 Awards From HK’s CG Asia Magazine

SM Wins 15 Awards From HK’s CG Asia Magazine

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Legislators Take Steps To End Child Marriage In The Philippines

Because of the increasing cases of child marriage in the last 6 months, Philippine legislators have recently united to end child marriage in the country.

Tanza Receives School Building From SM

SM Prime, through SM Foundation, formally turned over a two-story, four-classroom school building to Punta Elementary School (PES) in Tanza, Cavite on November 20, 2020

Amid Rising Suicides, A Province Acts To Bolster Mental, Emotional Health

Iloilo province’s “Isip Kalasag” initative aims to combat the rising cases of suicide in Iloilo by “developing, training and capacitating mental health warriors."

World Vision Relief Ops To Cagayan And Isabela Underway

World Vision continues its various relief efforts for communities in Cagayan and Isabela province that have been severely affected the recent typhoons.

Philippine conglomerate SM Investments Corporation (SMIC) and its subsidiaries, BDO Unibank, Inc. and SM Prime Holdings, Inc. won 15 awards in the 10th Asian Excellence Awards 2020 of Hong Kong magazine Corporate Governance Asia.

SMIC, BDO and SM Prime were awarded Asia’s Best Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Best Investor Relations (IR) Company.

SMIC, BDO and SM Prime executives were named as Asia’s Best Chief Executive Officers, namely, BDO Chairperson Teresita T. Sy-Coson; SMIC President Frederic C. DyBuncio; BDO President and CEO Nestor V. Tan and SM Prime President Jeffrey C. Lim. Awarded Asia’s Best Chief Financial Officer is Dalmacio D. Martin, BDO Executive Vice President & Treasurer.

Named Best Investor Relations (IR) Professionals were Tim Daniels, IR Consultant for SMIC and Luis S. Reyes, Jr. Vice President of IR & Corporate Planning at BDO.

SMIC and SM Prime were cited for Best Corporate Communications.

The Asian Excellence Awards were designed to recognize the achievements and excellence in management acumen, financial performance, corporate social responsibility, environmental practices and investor relations.

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Legislators Take Steps To End Child Marriage In The Philippines

Because of the increasing cases of child marriage in the last 6 months, Philippine legislators have recently united to end child marriage in the country.

Tanza Receives School Building From SM

SM Prime, through SM Foundation, formally turned over a two-story, four-classroom school building to Punta Elementary School (PES) in Tanza, Cavite on November 20, 2020

Amid Rising Suicides, A Province Acts To Bolster Mental, Emotional Health

Iloilo province’s “Isip Kalasag” initative aims to combat the rising cases of suicide in Iloilo by “developing, training and capacitating mental health warriors."

World Vision Relief Ops To Cagayan And Isabela Underway

World Vision continues its various relief efforts for communities in Cagayan and Isabela province that have been severely affected the recent typhoons.

Historic Iloilo City Plaza To Get New Look Next Year

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