Camarines Sur temporarily bans swimming, island-hopping due to strong winds 

THE PROVINCIAL government of Camarines Sur has ordered a temporary ban on swimming and island-hopping activities due to strong winds associated with the northeast monsoon.   In a memorandum issued on Wednesday, Governor Vincenzo Renato Luigi R. Villafuerte ordered all mayors, other local officials, and disaster management council heads to implement the prohibition.   “In view of […]

‘Garbo sa Lapu-Lapu 2022’ dishes out over P1M in prizes

OVER P1 million in cash prizes was given to the winners in different categories of Garbo sa Lapu-Lapu 2022 competition at the Mactan Newtown on Saturday, November 19, 2022. Barangay Maribago was named champion in the ritual showdown category, bringing home P300,000. Placing second (P200,000) was the clustered barangays of Basak and Subasbas P200,000, while […]

Globe wants Dito to pay P622M penalty after antitrust complaint

AYALA-LED Globe Telecom has asked the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to require Dito Telecommunity to pay for interconnection penalties amounting to P622 million.The penalties were brought about by fraudulent calls placed through Dito’s network to Globe, bypassing proper voice traffic channels.An average of 1,000 fraudulent calls–identified as international in origin but masked as local calls– […]

PLDT calls for vigilance vs illegal cable cutting operations

LEADING integrated telco company PLDT Inc. (PLDT) and its wireless subsidiary Smart Communications Inc. (Smart) are urging their customers nationwide to stay vigilant against illegal activities that lead to interruption in their internet connection, such as deliberate cable cutting and inflicting damage to network equipment.This comes in the wake of an incident in Laguna where […]

Mass housing remains priority in PH investment plan

THE Subdivision and Housing Developers Association Inc. (SHDA ) welcomes the government’s move to retain mass housing activities in the 2022 Strategic Investment Priority Plan (SIPP).The largest group of private housing developers in the country affirms that this will ensure that incentives will be extended for participating stakeholders in mass housing activities to help address […]

Year-End Review: DENSO Advances its Two Great Causes, Green and Peace of Mind

KARIYA, JAPAN, Apr 29, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – DENSO, a leading mobility supplier, today announced its global year-end financial results for its fiscal year ending March 31, 2022. DENSO’s product and technology developments, partnerships, and other actions and achievements continue to be guided by its Two Great Causes: Green – achieving carbon […]

Hatten Land Attracts New Partner for its Crypto Mining Activities With Additional 550 Crypto Mining Rigs that can be Installed and Operated in 2022

SINGAPORE & MELAKA, MALAYSIA, Mar 31, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Hatten Land Limited (“Hatten Land”, “Company”, and together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”) is pleased to announce today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Hatten Edge Pte. Ltd. (“Hatten Edge”) has entered into a Crypto Mining Facility and Support Services Agreement (“Agreement”) with a […]

MHI Group Presents “Best Innovation 2021” Awards for Activities that Contribute to Mitigating Impacts on the Global Environment

TOKYO, Mar 4, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has presented its “Best Innovation 2021” awards to 17 products, technologies and services related to its Group business activities and growth strategies that contribute to the preservation and protection of the global environment and mitigation of environmental impacts, thereby contributing […]

Follow rules during sorties, politicos told

TO AVOID overcrowding during their visits, politicians were asked to coordinate with the Cebu City Government’s Emergency Operation Center (EOC) before holding their caravan and other campaign activities. This, after Sen. Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao’s visit to Cebu City and parts of the province on Thursday, October 28, 2021, was criticized because health protocols were apparently […]

MHI Group Takes Steps to Strengthen its Sustainability Management Structure

TOKYO, Oct 1, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) is taking a number of significant steps to strengthen its sustainability management structure in order to respond to calls by the international community and diverse stakeholders for greater environmental, social and governance (ESG) sustainability from the corporate sector. The new […]

No Meralco disconnection in strict lockdown areas

MANILA Electric Co. (Meralco) is putting on hold disconnection activities in Metro Manila and Laguna until the third week of August, after the government placed both areas under stricter quarantine categories. “Given the current situation, we continue to take into consideration the challenges our customers are facing amid these difficult times. Thus, we will again […]