BATU, Indonesia. Photo by Jes Aznar

Monday, October 21, 2013

Scenes from the 22nd Economic Journalists Association of the Philippines Business Journalism Awards Night

October 18, 2013, Intercontinental Hotel, Makati

With business editors and reporters

with Alena Mae Flores of Manila Standard, my amiga

with past and present banking and finance beat reporters

With the femmes fatales of the energy beat

With my super favorite Tito Mon Lozano of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas


Riza Olchondra of the Inquirer for Trade and Agribusiness, Doris Dumlao of Inquirer for capital markets, Lenie Lectura of Business Mirror for Telecommunications, Angela Celis of Malaya for macroeconomy, Richmond Mercurio of Malaya for Energy, Jimmy Calapati of Malaya for Banking, VG Cabuag of Business Mirror for Best Feature Story and yours truly for public finance. 

 And this one is my Philippine Star family's tweet about my award. Thank you, EJAP, Philippine Star, the board of judges and to all my sources. Congratulations to fellow reporters who won and to the Philippine Daily Inquirer and Malaya Business Insight, both named Best News Source. See this and this for more information on the awards night.

and on the front page, too. Thanks for the support, PhilStar, especially to my editors Roman Floresca and Marianne Go.

Photo credits: Paul Isla, Jun Ebias, Albert Castro and me