Responding to Odette

Super Typhoon Odette (international name: Rai), the strongest typhoon to hit the country in 2021, affected an estimated 16 million people across the six worst-hit regions in Visayas and Mindanao. The typhoon displaced 631,000 individuals across 10 regions and left about 2.4 million people in dire need of assistance, according to the United Nations Office […]

BoI pitching PHL to Chinese tech companies

THE BOARD of Investments (BoI) is seeking out Chinese companies interested in investing in battery projects and other areas of technology, particularly those that will help the Philippines make progress on digitalization.   Trade Undersecretary and BoI Managing Head Ceferino S. Rodolfo said during the recent China-Philippines Economic and Trade Conference that Chinese firms can […]

Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas reelects Panlilio as president

ALFREDO “Al” S. Panlilio has been reelected as president of the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP), paving way to the federation’s full-swing preparation for the hosting of the prestigious FIBA World Cup in 2023. Senator Sonny M. Angara and Congressman Robbie V. Puno have also retained seats as chairman and vice-chairman, respectively, with Philippine Basketball […]

The Parallel hungers to contribute to the Metaverse revolution

The Parallel – An Infinite Metaverse where players create symbiotic dream worlds filled with endless adventures Hanoi, Vietnam / December 1, 2021 / SEAPRWire / – The Parallel proudly announces our long term & fruitful partnership with Coincu Ventures. Sharing the long term vision with The Parallel, Coincu Ventures has become our strategic partner to help the […]

Transport, BPO, workers’ groups want IATF vax-for-work resolution junked

TRANSPORT, business process outsourcing, and workers’ groups on Friday urged the government to junk resolutions requiring COVID-19 vaccinations to work and to have access to services, with plans to stage a rally at the labor department on Monday. The online petition against Resolutions 148-B and 149 of the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) for the Management […]

House bill seeks to provide communications allowance to public school teachers

A bill has been filed at the House of Representatives to provide data and communication allowances to public school teachers to help them provide quality education through distance learning. ACT-CIS Party-list Rep. Eric G. Yap, chair of the House appropriations committee, filed House Bill 10526 as he noted that funds provided to teachers through the […]

MHI Publishes Integrated Report ‘MHI Report 2021’

TOKYO, Nov 26, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) today published the MHI Report 2021. This year’s report focuses on the growing interest in environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors and modern society’s questioning of the current state of capitalism, presenting MHI Group’s management philosophy and information on specific […]