Alfred shines in showbiz and business

IF A list of Philippine showbiz richest at age 25 (male category) would be drawn, then actor Alfred Vargas would definitely be included on the top 10 list. Alfred derives his income not from acting alone but through the various businesses he and his siblings...

By Guil Franco (Correspondent)

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Published: Mon 27 Aug 2007, 9:56 AM

Last updated: Sat 4 Apr 2015, 8:40 PM

have established in Metro Manila. Ever heard of a retail shop called Vente? Alfred and his sisters are behind this concept where every merchandise is sold at 20 pesos only.

"You will be surprised that our twenty pesos can still buy a lot of fancy and decorative things locally produced. We also sell products coming from China," says the actor who is also one of the investors of the newly-opened bar at Tomas Morato called Barakz.

Another restaurant which Alfred is promoting is located at Ortigas complex and owned by his brother. It caters to Persian food which just like Thai is fast becoming popular in the Philippines.

Before the year ends, Alfred hopes to open an affordable grilled foods restaurant somewhere in Quezon City.

Indeed, the Management course Alfred took at the Ateneo de Manila University has not been put into waste. More than being a successful entrepreneur, Alfred is definitely an achiever.

A confessed workaholic, Alfred considers his weekly participation on GMA-7's 'Nuts Entertainment' as his way to relax.

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