September 22, 2019

Day: August 28, 2018

NCMF expects lower pilgrimage fare for Hajj 2019; PH, KSA sign contract

MAKKAH, Saudi Arabia — The Philippines and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) signed on Thursday, January 3, the mother contract for Hajj 2019. The contract covers, among other important features, a quota of 8,000 hajj visas allocated for Filipino pilgrims. Saudi Arabia has a yearly quota for every pilgrims-sending country of 1,000 pilgrims for […]

HIMA: Stricter requirements and safety expertise in the Digital Age

Special to SDN — Scitech ad Digital News By Director IVO HANSPACH, Product Management, HIMA (Photo: Courtesy of LinkedIn) Plants have become much more complex in the past few years, as have legal requirements. How does this affect operators and safety engineers? Are their qualifications still enough? Here we take a look at the situation […]

Fortinet expands Security Fabric offerings & new automation for AWS

FORTINET® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, on Thursday (January 3) announced the expansion of its Fortinet Security Fabric offerings and new automation capabilities for AWS (Amazon Web Services) to provide streamlined and consistent security management for hybrid infrastructures. New offerings are grouped into the following categories: New Management […]

Lenovo PH’s new 2-in-1 IdeaPad D300 laptop is for on-the-go-users

LEADING PC and smart devices maker Lenovo has recently launched the IdeaPad D330 hybrid laptop. This new product features enhanced power and portability for professionals in today’s modern workplace, as well as young adults that value productivity and mobility. A 2-in-1 device, the IdeaPad D330 is both a full-fledged laptop and feature-rich tablet. It can switch […]