October 14, 2019

Category: Business

PayPal Opens New Site, Hires 700 Workers

​By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News (SDN) — DIGITAL payment titan PayPal has hired 700 workers for its new Philippine site. And the company plans to hire 1,000 more hands by year-end 2020. On October 7, 2019, the company inaugurated its largest and first […]

Qwikwire Expands Reach, Inks Deal with Landco

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs QWIKWIRE continues to expand its reach, this time a tie-up with a real estate company for luxury properties to enhance its cross-border settlements. Offering global billing and invoicing solutions to enterprises, Qwikwire has signed an agreement recently with Landco Pacific […]

SMDC Top Winner at Dot Property Philippines Awards 2019

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs SM Development Corporation (SMDC) is the Philippines’ top real estate company in 2019. SMDC was the star of the evening at the October 3 staging of the Dot Property Philippines Awards 2019 held at The Peninsula Manila Hotel, Makati City, Metro […]

Union Bank Wins Top Prize in 2019 IDC DXa

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — UNION Bank of the Philippines (Union Bank) is the Digital Transformer for Philippines of the IDC Digital Transformation Awards (DXa) 2019. That’s the top prize. Actually, Union Bank is a winner twice, as it also bagged the Operating Model […]

DOST: Filipino Inventors Can Be Innovation Game-Changers, Global Leaders

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs (SDN) — IT IS important to have faith in the capability of Filipino inventors in becoming “game-changers and global leaders in innovation.” The Department of Science and Technology through its Technology Application and Promotion Institute (DOST-TAPI) organized on Wednesday, October 2, 2019, […]

BIR, PayMaya Make Paying Taxes More Convenient

PayMaya powers BIR to allow tax payers to remit payments conveniently through electronic channels. Through the partnership, tax payers can now remit payments through the PayMaya app and soon through its website and district offices nationwide with the use of any e-wallet and any debit, prepaid, and credit card. —————————————————————————- Media Release: PAYING your taxes […]

AGS Strengthens ERP Solutions through Acumatica Partnership

Media Release: AGS is strengthening its Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions through its partnership with Acumatica. To realize this, AGS, the business management solutions arm of ePLDT, has partnered with leading firm Acumatica to solidify its portfolio of ERP Solutions. ERP solutions help enterprises become more self-aware by linking information and providing insights about various […]

Big Data: Key to Innovation and Transformation in Banking

TransUnion advocates tech-based solutions amidst growing challenges Media Release: INFORMATION solutions provider TransUnion Philippines’ recent Big Data Summit tackled the rising power of big data in banking and its potential to transform businesses and manage the emerging difficulties brought about by technology. In particular, it emphasized big data’s capability to innovatively disrupt the industry and […]

Under DG Plaza, PEZA Remits Php1.8-B in 3 Years

By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs TAGUIG CITY – IN just three years, 2016 to 2018, the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) has already remitted to the national government a total of Php1.8 billion in dividends. The three-year reference is under the administration of […]

DOST, PayMaya Deal Boon for OneSTore Transactions

ONLINE-focused OneSTore.ph continues to make a headway in e-commerce. It has been aiming to make transactions easier and more convenient for everyone. With the addition of PayMaya into its fold, a win-win situation is expected. PayMaya is a payment solution designed to make online purchases easier and more convenient, something that’s like tailor-made for OneSTore. OneSTore […]