April 5, 2020

Day: August 28, 2018

DICT Clarifies Issue on Disbursement of Php300-M Confidential Fund

Media Release: FORMER military General Eliseo M. Rio, Jr.’s resignation from the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) has created a controversy. I can be recalled that Rio was an undersecretary at the DICT, who then served as acting secretary; then as full time undersecretary again after President Rodrigo R. Duterte appointed former senator […]

Gov’t Hits Grab, Suspends Selfie Verification, AV Recording Systems

Media Release: A triumph for commuters, as Grab Philippines suffers a hit from the government. The ride-hailing firm will no longer be able to use its selfie verification, audio and video (AV) recording systems after the vigilant National Privacy Commission (NPC) suspended functions. Apparently, the NPC found something not right with the selfie verification and […]