Speaking at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Small and Medium Enterprise Summit in Manila, Josette Sheeran explains how connectivity, self-empowerment, and the rise of Asia are reshaping the world.
The Smarter Good CEO talks about helping to develop social entrepreneurship and enterprise in Southeast Asia.
Marivi Soliven, who emigrated from the Philippines as a young adult, tells Asia Blog, "I did not become a person of color until I arrived in America."
Fishermen cruise serenely through a mall and entertainment park along the bay in Manila, Philippines on May 31, 2013. (Veejay Villafranca/Getty Images)
A buddhist monk takes a moment to pray in a monastery in Manila, the Philippines on November 18, 2012. (Andy*Enero/Flickr)
Heritage conservation and cultural tourism are global trends — and the Philippines should not be left behind, writes Ivan Henares.
Young boys still keep smiling after the Typhoon Soala in Manila, Philippines on August 9, 2012. (Matt Paish 2011/Flickr)
Thai couples kiss during a competition for the 'World's Longest Continuos Kiss.'
Disgruntled ex-police inspector hijacked tourist bus in Manila, leaving eight (including himself) dead.
Performers dressed as characters of Hollywood award-winning director James Cameron's film 'Avatar' walk past a visitor prior to a performance during the opening of the 3rd Philippine International Motor Show in Manila on August 19, 2010.