Rico Hizon Journalist

Birthday March 24, 1966
Birthplace Philippines
Age 51 years old
Birth Sign Aries


BBC World News journalist who anchored Asia Business Report and Newsday. He was the first native of The Philippines to become a major newscaster for both the BBC and CNBC Asia.

Before Fame

He graduated from De La Salle University with a degree in communications and business.


In 2009, he became the youngest recipient in history of the La Sallian Achievement Award for Global Journalism.

Family Life

He married Melannie Syquia.

Associated With

Like fellow Filipino journalist Alex Santos, he had a successful television career.


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