June 19, 2019

Category: SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Foreign Tourist Arrivals in Jan.-Sept. 2018 at 5.36 M, Romulo-Puyat Says

Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat reported this on Friday, November 23, at the Tourism and Hospitality Tech Summit and Expo 2018……

DOT’s Romulo-Puyat at Enderun Tourism, Hospitality Tech Summit

ENDERUN Colleges and Enderun Extension organized on November 23-24 the Tourism and Hospitality Tech Summit & Expo in….

IR4.0 in ‘Inflection Point’ with Speed of Change Faster; Customer still King

Colin Christie, director of Digital Transformation for Enderun Colleges in Metro Manila, told SDN — Scitech and Digital News in an interview on November 23, that people should not be confused about the 4th Industrial Revolution (IR4.0) and the technology and innovation it brings…..

Enderun sets Tourism, Hospitality Tech Summit and Expo, Nov. 23-24

Enderun Colleges will hold what it dubbed the Tourism and Hospitality Tech Summit and Expo 2018 from November 23 to 24 at the SMX Convention Center, SM Aura Premier, Fort ……

467 ways climate change risks impact humanity shown thru new research

HONOLULU, November 19 — East-West Center (EWC) researchers Abby Frazier and Keith Bettinger are among the authors of a new study published today in Nature Climate Change that provides one of the most comprehensive assessments yet of how humanity is being impacted by the simultaneous occurrence of multiple climate hazards strengthened by increasing greenhouse gas […]

China’s 51Talk revs up PH expansion, opens 7th training hub in Quezon City

China’s 51Talk, a global digital platform on teaching English to Chinese students, continues its expansion in the Philippines. Since it started operating in the country, the platform already has established six Center-Based Training (CBT) Program hubs in Bacolod, Baguio, Cebu, Davao, Pasig, and Cavite. Photo: Jack Huang, founder and CEO of 51Talk online English  language […]

ASEAN educators, experts to discuss blockchain tech for Sukuk financing

NEW WORLD HOTEL, Makati City — All roads will lead here tomorrow, November 14, for the 6th ASEAN Universities International Conference on Islamic Finance (AICIF). ASEAN is the Association of Southeast Asian Nations grouping Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. The two-day event will feature five Plenary Sessions (with Parallel […]

DOST IX offers OneLab, OneSTore, OneExpert & FIC during RSTW event

PAGADIAN CITY, Zamboanga del Sur — Innovation in various fronts thrived during the Regional Science and Technology Week (RSTW) in this city. The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) IX showcased the DOST’s OneLaboratory (OneLab); OneSTore; OneExpert; Food Innovation Center (FIC), and other innovations featured at the RSTW that opened on November 5. Department of […]

After ‘Crypto Valley,’ CEZA receives US$1-B Maglev trains hub via China

AFTER the much-hyped “Crypto in the Valley,” comes a project on Maglev trains worth an initial US$1 billion. The planned Maglev Research and Development Center for Production and Training Hub (MRDCPTH) in the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority’s (CEZA) Freeport in Sta. Ana, Cagayan, Northern Luzon, is expected to generate from 10,000 to 20,000 workers, being a […]

DOST IX stages RSTW, saying science is for all & offers STI research outputs

PAGADIAN CITY, Zamboanga del Sur — It’s the turn of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) IX to stage the Regional Science and Technology Week (RSTW). And because today, November 5, Monday, is the 3rd World Tsunami Day observance, DOST IX headed by Director Martin A. Wee, the regional director, the agency joined the […]