Cardava buyer Hijo trains farmers

Cardava buyer Hijo trains farmers

(From SunStar Davao, June 30, 2020 by Jojie Alcantara) CARDAVA supply and pricing have been a long-standing problem for the farmers over the decades, even though it is one of the most popular banana varieties in the country with a growing demand for its various...
Hijo celebrates partnership with DBP and PEZA

Hijo celebrates partnership with DBP and PEZA

On September 15, 2020, Hijo Resources Corporation (HRC) makes history with its partnership with the Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) and the declaration of the Hijo Industrial Estate (HIE) as Mindanao’s Food Terminal Hub by the Philippine Economic Zone...
Indonesian delegates strengthens partnership with Hijo

Indonesian delegates strengthens partnership with Hijo

Delegates from the Indonesian Consulate were warmly welcome by Hijo Resources Corporation’s (HRC) Office Chief Executive Officer Rosanna T. Fores, together with HRC executives, on March 12, 2020 to explore potential collaborations between the two organizations....
Meaningful Life: Her Purpose-Driven Life

Meaningful Life: Her Purpose-Driven Life

(From Lifestyle Asia, June 2019 Issue)   Davao’s Hijo Plantation, acquired
by Jose “Boy” Tuason in 1968, was formerly a banana business that has now branched out to other industries— property development, leisure and tourism, agri-business, and port and logistics. The...
Going bananas for technology and sustainable development

Going bananas for technology and sustainable development

(From Country Business Reports interviews and articles by Discovery Reports, June 15, 2019)    From being blamed for notorious coups in banana republics to being the cause of slapstick comedy spills, the banana has not had a good reputation. Yet one pioneering company...