July 3, 2020

Category: Places

Waze Shares New Updates to Support Drivers amid Pandemic

Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar091, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News By EDD K. USMAN (SDN) — DISRUPTION has been the order of the day, everywhere across the globe since December 31, 2019. That’s the period when China reported to the World Health Organization (WHO) about a then-mysterious pneumonia-like illness that was afflicting people […]

Crowd Store Finder Helps during Period of Covid-19 ECQ

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — CROWD STORE FINDER is here, a great help in these critical and trying times of Covid-19 pandemic. Award-winning tech-savvy millennial Trinmar Boado and his team have created an, what else, online app to help people look for […]

Papua New Guinea Eyes Cooperation with PCAARRD

Media Release: PAPUA New Guinea (PNG) officials, headed by its Minister of Parliament (MP), Honorable Ross Seymour, recently visited the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-PCAARRD). During the visit PNG explored possible initiatives with the Council on agriculture, aquatic, and natural resources […]

Marriott Assures Guests, Associates’ Safety Top Priority Amid COVID-19

Letter from Marriott International: Dear Edd, For more than 90 years, Marriott has lived by a core value established by our founder, JW Marriott, Sr., to “take care of our guests and associates.” This enduring value guides us as we face the difficult challenge of responding to the coronavirus (COVID-19), which the World Health Organization […]

Expo Dubai 2020, A Video Sneak Peek

Media Release: Here’s a video sneak preview of the Expo Dubai 2020 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to be held on October 10, 2020. Under the leadership of His Highness President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed bin Sultan Al-Nahyan, the UAE will staged what is billed as the “The World’s Greatest Show” on Earth until […]


By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @ed1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — YES, let us send our love Down Under! For Australia is burning; and Australians are battling a conflagration lit by a lethal trio of “extreme heat, prolonged drought and strong winds,” United Kingdom’s The Telegraph said. In an article […]

​NCMF Appeals to All Filipinos for Calm Over Jolo & Zamboanga Bomb Attacks

NCMF Secretary and CEO Saidamen Balt Pangarungan pointed out that they are just like the residents of Marawi City, Lanao del Sur, who have been living for several….

PAL bolsters tourist travel to PH via daily Cebu-Nagoya flights by Mar. 31

PHILIPPINE Airlines (PAL) will begin operating a daily frequency between Nagoya and Cebu starting March 31, 2019, as the award-winning flag carrier escalates its bid to strengthen Japanese tourist travel to the Philippines. PR480 will depart Nagoya’s Chubu Centrair International Airport at 9:10AM every day, and arrive in Cebu by 2:30PM, while PR479 will leave […]

We Are Social expands in Asia, opens new Hong Kong hub, 13th int’l office

​By Donald Hong Catchy jingles, memorable taglines, effective PSA mascots and slogans: these were just some of the “social” ways to get your “meme” to “go viral” with your audience during the ad industry’s renaissance in Hong Kong in the past. Having grown up in such an environment that nurtured so many creative talents, the […]