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Globalization 4.0: The Davos 2019 Manifesto

Jan 13, 2019 - 4:24 PM

We have to understand the transformative force of the 4th Industrial Revolution

Constant 'relearning,' non-routine abilities key to future job security – PIDS

Sep 24, 2018 - 6:41 PM

The Philippine Institute for Development Studies' report lays out the landscape of jobs in the Philippines as automation threatens to displace workers

ROBOT WAITER. In an example of possible automation in the food service industry, this little robotic waiter at ROBOT.HE restaurant in Shanghai wheels up to the table, raises its glass lid to reveal a steaming plate of local Shanghai-style crayfish and announces in low, mechanical tones, 'Enjoy your meal.' AFP Photo

New phase of globalization could worsen CO2 pollution – study

May 15, 2018 - 2:29 PM

As Asia's giants move up the globalization food chain, many of the industries that helped propel their phenomenal growth are moving to Vietnam, Indonesia and other nations investing heavily in a coal-powered future

EMISSIONS. Since the start of the Industrial Revolution, global warming has been caused mainly by burning oil, gas and especially carbon-rich coal. Image from Shutterstock.

Peng Ong: Open borders, lessons from China key to tech success

Jul 18, 2016 - 12:45 PM

A lot of what s boomed in China in terms of technology will also happen in Southeast Asia but the region needs to attract innovators from outside

New industrial revolution to usher in age of Pinoy micro-entrepreneurs

Feb 03, 2016 - 8:30 AM

The biggest economic change in a generation will upend most – if not all – industries and hand power to entrepreneurs who understand its implications says PLDT s Winston Damarillo

Rappler Talk: Technology and the fourth industrial revolution

Feb 01, 2016 - 10:11 AM

How can the Philippines prepare and benefit from the 4th industrial revolution?

Check out the additions to UNESCO's list of World Heritage sites

Jul 06, 2015 - 11:45 AM

See the list of new heritage sites

Cities, regions demand bigger climate say

Jul 02, 2015 - 1:57 PM

Local and regional governments often bear the biggest burden for dealing with the fallout from extreme weather events but they have no formal seat at the negotiating table

SHARED RESPONSIBILITY. French President Francois Hollande delivers a speech during the Climate and Territories World Summit held in Lyon, France, July 1, 2015. Photo by Ian Langsdon/EPA

Divisive UN climate talks head into final stretch

Nov 19, 2013 - 9:15 PM

Delegates and observers say little progress has been made on key agenda points

FOUR DAYS LEFT. Former President of the Climate Change Conference in Doha Abdullah bin Hamad Al Attiyah (R), Mayor of Warsaw Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz (L) and COP Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres (C) at the official opening of the UN Climate Change Conference 2013. PAP/RADEK PIETRUSZKA POLAND OUT EPA/RADEK PIETRUSZKA POLAND OUT

Filipino performer recounts opening ceremonies

Jul 29, 2012 - 10:49 AM

Filipino Patricia Olabre was one of 15 000 chosen to perform for the Olympics opening ceremonies She shares her experience with Rappler

OLYMPIC BLOG: Filipino performer recounts opening ceremonies

Jul 29, 2012 - 10:14 AM

Filipino Patricia Olabre was one of 15 000 chosen to perform for the Olympics opening ceremonies She shares her experience with Rappler