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SM’s Hans Sy on disaster resilience: ‘Private sector should invest in cities’

Sep 04, 2019 - 5:51 PM

SM and private sector partners ‘adopt’ disaster-prone cities, Naga and Iloilo, for national resilience campaign

FAST FACTS: SM Investments Corporation

Jun 28, 2017 - 7:45 PM

Here's what every consumer should know about SM Investments Corporation, the conglomerate of the Philippines' richest man

Lack of one-time gain drags SM Prime's 2016 profit

Feb 21, 2017 - 4:15 PM

SMPHI says its bottomline stood at P23 8 billion for 2016 compared to 2015 s P28 3 billion which included a P7 4 billion one time trading gain

'WELL-POSITIONED.' SM Prime President Jeffrey Lim (in the middle) says the company is well-positioned to capture the positive impact of the higher infrastructure spending intended by the government. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Duterte hosts intimate dinner for top businessmen

Jan 18, 2017 - 4:40 PM

The 3 hour dinner is organized by former president and now Deputy Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo and Presidential Consultant for Entrepreneurship Joey Concepcion

DINNER WITH BUSINESSMEN. President Rodrigo Duterte hosts a dinner for the country's top businessmen on January 17, 2017. Photo by Rey Baniquet/Presidential Photo

Upbeat retail, real estate lift SM Prime's profit

Aug 01, 2016 - 7:05 PM

Both mall operations and residential projects of the Sy family post higher revenues in the first half of the year

BOW. SM Prime president Hans Sy leads the opening of SM Angono, the company's 50th mall, on November 14, 2014. File photo from SM Supermalls Facebook page

Hans Sy retiring as SM Prime president

Jul 05, 2016 - 8:00 PM

But Sy will remain highly involved in the company s overall strategic direction as chairman of SMPHI s Executive Committee and member of the board

BOW. SM Prime President Hans T. Sy leads the opening of SM Angono, the company's 50th mall, on Friday, November 14, 2014. Photo from SM Supermalls Facebook page

SM malls adapt to China's aspirational lifestyle

Apr 21, 2015 - 8:30 AM

Finding the right formula to earn the loyalty of brand conscious Chinese customers is a continuous process say SM executives

FOOT TRAFFIC. A bridge connects Phase 1 and Phase 2 of SM Xiamen in Fujian, China, boosting traffic in the newer wing. Photo by Mia Gonzalez/Rappler

SM Prime sets P20-B annual budget for China expansion

Apr 14, 2015 - 8:44 PM

SM eyes to put more shopping malls landbanking activities and residential projects in the 2nd largest economy in the world

SM opens 50th mall in Rizal

Nov 15, 2014 - 1:49 PM

The property developer also remains bullish on its expansion plans building 3 to 4 malls annually regardless of the economic and financial situation of the country

Hans Sy's next target for NU? A UAAP overall championship

Oct 16, 2014 - 3:55 PM

National University s sports programs have improved in recent years but the school s primary patron wants to highlight their versatility with an overall championship

Hans Sy talks NU, PBA, and Philippine Sports

Oct 02, 2014 - 6:34 PM

Hans Sy one of National University s chief benefactors expounds on his plans for the Bulldogs program rumors on PBA expansion and a possible Cebu arena

National University celebrates after making the UAAP Finals for the first time in 44 years. Photo by Josh Albelda

Support promised as Martinez gears up for 2018 Winter Games

Feb 24, 2014 - 2:02 PM

As Michael Martinez gears up for the 2018 Winter Olympics companies pledge support to the new toast of the Philippine sports world

OLYMPIC HERO. Michael Martinez takes in the crowd's applause after a performance at the Sochi Winter Olympics. Photo by EPA

Sy group acquires Plantersbank

Sep 18, 2013 - 2:46 PM

In a bid to boost its focus on small and medium enterprises SME the banking arm of the country s richest acquired a controlling stake in the country s largest private development bank

DEAL SEALED. China Bank chair Hans Sy (2nd from the left) and Plantersbank chair Jesus Tambunting shake hands after the MOA signing in Makati City. Photo courtesy of China Bank

SM Prime first-half earnings up 15%

Jul 30, 2013 - 2:04 PM

The company books higher rental income from existing and new malls

Roles Henry Sy sons play

Jul 12, 2013 - 11:45 AM

The eldest son and namesake of Henry Sy Sr the country s richest will be newly merged SM Prime s strategist while younger son Hans will be the executioner

DEFINING ROLES. The sons of Henry Sy Sr have roles to play in the newly merged SM Prime units. Photo by Aya Lowe/Rappler

SM group eyes regional expansion

Jun 01, 2013 - 7:04 PM

The SM group wants to use their existing mixed use and integrated establishments as template for their future ventures

BIGGER TARGET. Sy-led SM Group wants to be a regional real estate powerhouse. Photo taken during the May 31 press briefing of SM Investments Corp with brothers Hans Sy (2nd from left) and Henry Jr. (3rd from left) by Lean Santos/Rappler

SM Davao brings Sy-operated malls in PH to 46

Sep 27, 2012 - 3:43 PM

This is SM Prime’s biggest and first premier mall development project in Mindanao that is designed to cater to the growing demands of the Davao market and its vibrant tourism industry says SM Prime president Hans Sy

Robredo fails to break SM-protesters stalemate

Apr 17, 2012 - 7:25 AM

Protesters allowed to inspect the site where 182 trees were permitted to be earth balled and cut