NEC launches Value Added xHaul Solution Suite with Open Ecosystem

TOKYO, Feb 16, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and its ecosystem partners A10 Networks, Adtran (formerly ADVA), Fortinet and Juniper Networks have launched the Value Added xHaul Solution Suite to accelerate the monetization of operators’ transport networks in the 5G era. The new solution suite will enable traditional IP […]

LANDBANK distributes payouts via card to Ilocos region crop insurance claimants

SEVEN FARMER-beneficiaries from Region I received a combined P46,400 worth of insurance payouts through their LANDBANK (Land Bank of the Philippines) prepaid cards. LANDBANK said in a statement on Sunday that the disbursements represent payouts from the Philippine Crop Insurance Corp. (PCIC), following calamities that affected farmers’ crops.   The bank added that it employed digital […]

Allowances for teachers, improved traffic and health services highlight Minglanilla mayor’s first 100 days

AROUND 1,500 public school teachers in Minglanilla town could start receiving monthly allowances from the Municipal Government starting next year. This is one of the promises made by Minglanilla Mayor Rajiv Enad during his first State of the Town Address (Sota) on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, where he discussed his accomplishments during his first 100 […]

PH shares soar as peso further weakens

PHILIPPINE shares climbed on Friday but the peso continued to weaken against the US dollar.Philippine shares rose to 6,217.56 after gaining 152.33 points or 2.51 percent.Meanwhile, the peso weakened further, closing at P54.839 against the US dollar on Friday from its previous close of P54.49, data from the Bankers Association of the Philippines showed.Shares were […]

Guv Gwen slams PNP over CPPO chief relief

CEBU Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia on Wednesday, June 15, 2022, criticized the Philippine National Police (PNP) over the relief of Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO) director Col. Engelbert Soriano just days after he supported her controversial executive order (EO) that makes wearing of face mask wearing in open and well-ventilated spaces in the province optional.In a […]

Lakers end losing slump

LOS ANGELES — LeBron James scored a season-high 56 points and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Golden State Warriors 124-116 on Sunday (PH time) to snap a four-game losing streak.James had his third-most points in a regular-season game, finishing with at least 50 for the 13th time. He had a career-best 61 for Miami […]

Clippers on a roll

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Clippers shut down Karl-Anthony Towns, and the Minnesota Timberwolves disappeared with him. Paul George scored 23 points, Reggie Jackson added 21 points and the Clippers won 129-102 on Sunday (PH time) for their seventh victory in a row. Towns was held to eight points on 3-of-11 shooting in his […]

PAGASA: Thunderstorm caused Sogod flooding

A LOCALIZED thunderstorm was to blame for the heavy flooding that occurred in Sogod, northern Cebu on Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, that displaced more than 214 families. Al Quiblat, Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa)-Mactan chief, told SunStar Cebu that the thunderstorm that hit Sogod brought around 31.5 millimeters of rainfall, equivalent to […]