Department of Education
With the objective of establishing and maintaining a complete, adequate, and integrated system of basic education relevant to the goals of national development, the Department of Education formulates, implements, and coordinates policies, plans, programs, and projects in the areas of formal and non-formal basic education. It supervises all elementary and secondary education institutions, including alternative learning systems, both public and private.
Dusit Thani Manila (formerly Dusit Hotel Nikko)
A global conglomerate, FedEx Corporation provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce, and business services. It has gateway facilities in Manila and Cebu as well as a customer service office in Clark.[/box]
GMA Network, Inc. is one of the country’s leading broadcasting companies. It operates a network of 47 Very High Frequency (VHF) and 13 Ultra High Frequency (UHF) television stations, including its flagship station in Metropolitan Manila and originating stations in the provinces. It also operates three international channels (GMA Pinoy TV, GMA Life TV, and GMA News International) and a local news and lifestyle-oriented television network (GMA News TV).
Philippine Business for Social Progress
A non-profit organization dedicated to making the benefits of good business felt by a larger number of people, the Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP) was founded in December 1970 by 50 Filipino business leaders who pledged to set aside 1% of their companies’ net income before taxes to pursue poverty reduction programs. Business practices that encourage new enterprises, greater access to capital, and greater synergies leading to self-reliance and transparency are likewise encouraged.
St. Luke’s Medical Center, Quezon City
For more than a century, St. Luke’s Medical Center (SLMC) has provided high-quality healthcare to countless Filipinos. The undisputed leader in virtually all medical specialties, including cardiovascular medicine, neurology and neurosurgery, and digestive and liver diseases, it is the most admired hospital in the Philippines.