Recent blog posts

Pru Writes: Insurance and Financial inclusion in ASEAN

At this year’s ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Business Awards, Prudential Corporation Asia (PCA), was recognized for the second time as one of the three “Friends of ASEAN.”


A Public Service to My Fellow Senior Citizens and Retirees

Expanded Senior Citizens Act of the Philippines of 2010 - Republic Act 9994


Bazaars: The Perfect Venue for Startup Businesses

In our college days, the UST Entrepreneurship program instructed their students to establish their own businesses. Whether it be a big or a small business, it had to be a new established business. One of the biggest challenges that we had in establishing our business is getting a location to which we could generate sales in. Though as to what our professors told us, business is all about location, location, location; getting the right location with the factors of price, foot traffic, and having the right target market to come to your location is a bit more challenging than what low capital startups could afford.


Why I Started My Own Business than to have Worked for a Company

During my high school days, I’ve always wanted to either become a doctor or an employee of a very prestigious and well-known company that would be more than happy to give me a salary that would allow me to save and become a millionaire. Because let’s face it, we all want to become millionaires when we get older right?


Why join Online Communities?

Social networking is changing the face of human interaction and communications globally with the emergence of new social behaviors. Interrelationships between individuals, organizations, thought leaders and influencers are evolving in new and previously unforeseen ways thanks to the advent of social media networks and peer groups. This paradigm shift represents a major communications innovation in all markets, and is radically changing the way people and organizations engage and behave online.


The Millennial Mindset

Millennials are so named because they were born near, or came of age during, the dawn of the 21st century - the new millennium. As the first to be born into a digital world, members of this group are considered "digital natives".


Promotion of Pro-Poor Insurance Markets in Asia

GIZ and Pru Life U.K. cooperate on “Microinsurance Development through Online Communities (MicroComm)”, to help Retirees, MFI/Coops, Women teachers and SMEs to learn financial literacy and gain access to life and non-life microinsurance products via an internet community platform.


How Brgy. Pagatpatan helps other Barangays

Have you seen a barangay implementing a feeding program to its neighboring barangays? Have you seen a barangay implementing a feeding program to its neighboring barangays? Find out more ...


How CommLinked builds communities to help members

The 'CommLinked Community Model' starts by delivering a bespoke development plan, based on the mission and aims of your particular Community. Then, we build the online environment in which your CommLinked Community lives.


Sharing ideas to grow together

Teachers, owners of small business, retirees and cooperative officers committed to share with their peers the good news of an innovative platform to share possible business ideas, get information to address specific needs, learn to do different things and develop networks.


Introduction to Online Communities in Tacloban City

Introduction to Online Communities held at the Barangay 64, BLISS Sagkahan Gymnasium on 27 April 2017 was participated in by local communities from Tacloban City.


Financial literacy roadshows in 16 key cities in the Philippines

GIZ, together with DOF and IC, conducted a series of financial literacy roadshows in 16 key cities in the Philippines