July 21, 2019

Month: August 2018

BTA Minister Mohagher Iqbal graces BCCP thanksgiving ‘kanduli’ at Maharlika Village

MOHAGHER Iqbal, chairman of the Implementing Panel of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), now also minister of the Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA) visited on Thursday (February 28) Barangay Maharlika Village, Taguig City. The occasion he attended pertained to the oathtaking of the officers of the Bangsamoro Coordinating Council of the Philippines (BCCP) and thanksgiving […]

Skyjet Airlines to fly direct to Camiguin starting in May 2019

SHOULD be more fun on Camiguin Island, Northern Mindanao. It’s fun already, but it should be soon. It’s because Skyjet Airlines, Manila’s first boutique carrier, will be flying direct to the Region 10 tourism draw starting in May this year. Imagine that for over three decades there was no direct flight to the island province […]

Huawei Enterprise introduces Digital Platform at Mobile World Congress 2019

BARCELONA, Spain — Huawei Enterprise Business Group (Huawei Enterprise) is making its first representation at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019 Barcelona under the theme of “Building a Fully Connected, Intelligent World” from February 25-28, 2019. Huawei Enterprise introduced its Digital Platform, which it developed based on years of digital transformation insights and practices. With cloud […]

Filipino porn watchers, beware! Login-in stealing malware rise 100% in 2018

FILIPINOS are porn lovers a lot. Yes, a lot. They watched the longest, more than four minutes longer than the global average. From 2014 to 2018, citizens of the Philippines, a country named after King Philip II of Spain, who was married four times, were the top — meaning No. 1 — watchers of Pornhub, […]

Breaking News: Russian envoy, Rabitah exec, other foreign dignitaries join launch of Halal Lab Building

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato (SDN) — The top diplomat of the Russian Federation along with other foreign dignitaries from Saudi Arabia, Iran, and Turkey, etc., participated and witnessed the inauguration here of the building of the Philippine National Halal Laboratory and Science Center (PNHLSC). Russian Ambassador to the Philippines Igor H. Khovaev arrived in the […]

BPI wins 2 Silver Anvils for OFW program, 2017 Annual Report

TWO Silver Anvil trophies for the Bank of the Philippines Islands (BPI). The Public Relations Society of the Philippines (PRSP) bestowed to BPI the awards during the 54th Anvil Award recently this month. PRSP recognized BPI for its Overseas Filipino Financial Wellness Program (OFFWP) and its 2017 Annual Report. In an email to SDN – […]

​Epson redefines food-and-drink business, one print at a time

MAKING siopao buns for her family and friends is a regular affair for Nelly Co. One day in a typical gathering at home in 1994, as she watches the familiar faces smile, laugh, and chat in between bites, she’s suddenly struck with what seems like a crazy idea: could this become a business? Today, more […]

Kaspersky Lab launches CyberTrace to help big firms address online threats    

WITH the number of available threat intelligence sources continuing to grow, a third of chief information security officers (CISOs) feel under pressure as they cannot consume cybercrime intelligence easily or effectively. To help large companies overcome this challenge, Kaspersky Lab has launched Kaspersky CyberTrace –– a free threat intelligence fusion and analysis tool. It aggregates […]

Samsung marks decade of mobile innovation with Galaxy phone

THE 2019 marks the 10 anniversary of the Samsung Galaxy series. Year after year, the innovative line has pushed the limits in mobile technology. Samsung has constantly raised the bar for display technology, smartphone photography, and overall user productivity. By bringing the Galaxy to the world, the tech giant has positioned itself as a leader […]

Filipina graphic designer a winner in Freelancer Valentines’ Day global contest

MANILA — Freelancer.com uncovers the best Valentine’s Day card designs in the world, with designers from the Philippines, the United States, and New Zealand beating more than 1,300 entries to win the global contest. Freelancer.com (ASX:FLN), the world’s largest freelancing and crowdsourcing marketplace by total number of users and jobs posted, has named a 22-year-old […]