Without Batting An EyelashBy Maurice Arcache
Because she represents in Congress disaster-prone Ormoc City in Leyte, Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez has witnessed the worst and last year’s horrific Supertyphoon “Yolanda” was no exception. It left thousands of Ormoc’s fishermen and farmers displaced.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
Ben Chan, founder of clothing chain Bench, has apologized to actor Coco Martin for being dragged into the controversy caused by “The Naked Truth” underwear fashion show.
By Raoul J. Chee Kee
When one hears the name Ben Chan, one immediately pictures trendy apparel, bath products and accessories. That’s because, since 1987, the chair and CEO of Suyen Corp. has been growing the Bench lifestyle brand that now includes over 30 local concepts and international franchises.
By Pam Pastor
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge continues to sweep the world, earning more supporters, and critics, along the way.
By Marge C. Enriquez
While visiting Osaka, retail magnate Ben Chan discovered Saint Marc Café. Instinctively, the Suyen Corporation chair and CEO knew that the concept would click in the Philippines.