January 24, 2020

Category: Business

In Photographs: DOST Opens Mercury-Free Gold Processing Facility

To be updated: By EDD K. USMAN (SDN) — GOLD mining need not be harmful to people and the environment. There must be a way to do this, at least for small-scale mining. Yes, there is way as the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) is demonstrating. More on this… Source: DOST on Facebook.   […]

OPPO Opens Grandest Super Experience Store at Ayala Malls

​Media Release: ​ CHINESE smartphone maker OPPO has opened its biggest and grandest Super Experience Store at Ayala Malls Manila Bay, Paranaque City, Metro Manila. OPPO Philippines CEO Damon Huang led the opening and inauguration of the store on January 18. The Super Experience Store boasts of an area encompassing 286 square meters, which the […]

DOST Helps Zambo Seaweed Farmers Harness Science for Drying

Media Release: SEAWEED farming has long been a reliable source of income for coastal communities in the Philippines Some of the communities are in Western Mindanao, including in Zamboanga City. Bordered by waters of the Sulu Sea and the Moro Gulf, the city of Zamboanga is no stranger to the seaweed trade. Only recently, four […]

Coco Martin and Yassi Pressman Ride Honda Philippines Latest Airblade 150

Media Release: TAGUIG CITY –ACTORS and entertainers Coco Martin and Filipino-British Yassi Pressman, a model, helped Honda Philippines introduced its new motorcycle in the Philippines. This is the The All-New Airblade 150, being touted as “The Cutting Edge,” and a boon for urban riders. Honda Philippines President Susumu Mitsuishi led the launch of the new […]

Creating Sustainable Businesses in Philippines, Here Is Epson’s Way

Media Release: FOR businesses to succeed in today’s competitive digital marketplace, it is important for companies to leverage innovative technologies. It’s a challenging prospects for the Philippines’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).. In an Epson survey of 864 SMEs across six of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations’ (ASEAN) largest countries by GDP, 63 percent […]

Allianz PNB Life Aims for Complete Sustainability in 2050

Media Release: IN its drive to be a fully-sustainable company by 2050, Allianz PNB Life keeps a strong focus on investing in companies with sustainable business practices that deliver long-term value via its Peso-Hedged Global Sustainability Equity Fund. The company promoted the equity fund during its recent Sustainability Forum, where speakers from different industries talked […]

Nook Enters PHL, Introduces Easier Loan Applications

By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — NOOK, a real estate company based in Newport Beach, California, United States, is now open for business. Its goal, as gleaned from a press statement, is to provide Filipinos a vehicle for an easier way to apply […]


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 […]

Kaspersky Reports Lower IT Security Budget of SMBs, Enterprises

Media Release: STATISTICS gleaned from the Kaspersky IT Security Calculator, budgets at 45% of SMBs (small and medium businesses) and 50% of enterprises are below the average spend — which is $205,000 for small and medium and $8m for enterprise businesses. This is even though cybersecurity spending is growing year-on-year with almost 9% growth in […]

BPI Shares Secure Online, Mobile Banking Practices

​Media Release: CYBERCRIMINALS and other hackers have been pouncing on users of online and mobile financial transactions. Or whatever netizens do whenever they are online. Remember news reports on identity thefts, people losing their personal information and falling victims to cyber bad guys? Do your best to not be another victim. The Bank of the […]