Dennis Uy, chairman and CEO of Phoenix Petroleum Philippines. Photo: AFP Dennis Uy, chairman and CEO of Phoenix Petroleum Philippines. Photo: AFP
Dennis Uy, chairman and CEO of Phoenix Petroleum Philippines. Photo: AFP
The Philippines

How Duterte’s ‘tough’ advice helped Philippine tycoon Dennis Uy

  • Before Duterte’s rise, the southern province of Davao was better known for its tropical fruit than for business powerhouses like Uy’s
  • But in the past few years, Uy has spread far beyond the region, assembling assets that are eating into other industries

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Dennis Uy, chairman and CEO of Phoenix Petroleum Philippines. Photo: AFP Dennis Uy, chairman and CEO of Phoenix Petroleum Philippines. Photo: AFP
Dennis Uy, chairman and CEO of Phoenix Petroleum Philippines. Photo: AFP
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