June 19, 2019

Category: TRAVEL

DOST’s Eco-Sep Technology Now Cleaning Domestic Wastewater of Siargao Island, Other Hotels, Resorts

Thus, Eco-Sep was created, thanks Dr. Merlinda Palencia who came up with the innovation from DOST-PCIEERD’s support….

OTA Agoda Implements Genesys PureEngage to Transform Customer Engagement & Satisfaction

Agoda is working closely with Dimension Data to implement a technology platform from Genesys, the global leader in omnichannel customer experience and contact center solutions…

PH’s ArkAngel competes in Lenovo-Intel’s Legion of Champions III 2019 Grand Finals in Thailand

THE battle lines are drawn for the 3rd Legion of Champions (LoC) 2019 Grand Finals. For the LoC III, Lenovo has partnered with Intel for the staging of the eSports competition on January 25-27, in Bangkok, Thailand,​ Lenovo announced this in an email sent on January 18 to SDN — Science and Digital News. ArkAngel […]

Kaspersky Lab: Connected chargers for electric cars are potential IoT devices for hacking

​Vulnerabilities in connected electric car chargers could damage home networks   While modern electric vehicles are tested constantly for vulnerabilities, some of their essential accessories, such as the battery chargers, often remain neglected. Kaspersky Lab experts have discovered that electric vehicle (EV) chargers supplied by a major vendor carry vulnerabilities that can be exploited by […]

DICT agency grants DFA only 5 additional days before facing initial passport fact-finding inquiry

FIVE days. Or 120 hours. Or 7,200 minutes. Or 432,000 seconds. That’s the length of time the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has before being put in the hot seat by the National Privacy Commission (DICT-NPC). The NPC is an attached agency of the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT). Headed by Commissioner Raymund […]

NCMF expects lower pilgrimage fare for Hajj 2019; PH, KSA sign contract

MAKKAH, Saudi Arabia — The Philippines and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) signed on Thursday, January 3, the mother contract for Hajj 2019. The contract covers, among other important features, a quota of 8,000 hajj visas allocated for Filipino pilgrims. Saudi Arabia has a yearly quota for every pilgrims-sending country of 1,000 pilgrims for […]

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 […]

CebuPac’s GetGo harnesses CuroTek for enhanced customer experience

TRAVELERS flying Cebu Pacific ​Air (CebuPac) has something to look forward to in 2019. It is because the low-cost airlines’ Lifestyle Rewards Program GetGo has partnered with Curo Teknika, Inc. (CuroTek) to improve customer experience through the former’s contact center services. CuroTek is positioned as the Philippines’ preferred Managed IT Services and Contact Center partner […]

ARMM Registers Php20-B Cumulative Investments in its ‘Terminal Year’

In his Ulat sa Bayan this city, ARMM Regional Governor Mujiv Hataman reported that the Regional Board of Investments (RBOI)…

Korean Air uses AWS platform, speeds up digital transformation

Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced that Korean Air Lines Co., Ltd….