Raymond E. Hughes

Is mortgage the only way to finance real estate?

NICOLETTE’S NICKELS In 2019, I participated in an insightful session on employee financial well-being. Home loans were a hot topic. The employer had an agreement with its pension administrator and one of the banks to allow pension-backed home loans to its employees. While we were in the midst of discussing …

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Workers with COVID-19 can apply for cash assistance – ECC

Sheila Crisostomo – The Filipino Star September 20, 2021 | 00h00 MANILA, Philippines – Employees infected with COVID-19 can now apply for cash assistance from the Employee Compensation Commission (ECC) without visiting its office. In a notice, the ECC said those who wish to apply can send their application and …

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MTB offers an MSME loan at an interest rate of 4%

MTB is one of the 15 (fifteen) banks participating in this recovery plan Mutual Trust Bank Limited (MTB) recently signed an agreement with the SME Foundation to disburse a stimulus loan organized by the government of Bangladesh, according to a press release. MTB is one of the 15 (fifteen) banks …

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Pay or recharge: what happens to old EV batteries?

The environment is emerging as a key part of producing the “circle of life” for most industries these days, and arguably more so than in automotive manufacturing. From plant power source to using recycled materials and then to end-of-life reuse, automakers do away with virtually every last scrap of every …

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