Call center, IT-BPM key priority in unified branding campaign

TRADE Secretary Ramon Lopez has assured the contact center sector and the entire information technology-business process management (IT-BPM) of government’s continued support as the country takes the road towards economic recovery. Speaking before the stakeholders during the virtual Contact Islands 2021 conference, Lopez said the industry is among the key priorities of the “Make It […]

Typhoon-prone Daanbantayan to build permanent evacuation center

FOR the first time ever, the typhoon-prone Daanbantayan town in northern Cebu will have a permanent evacuation center. This after local officials led by Mayor Sun Shimura broke ground for the construction of the P38 million Daanbantayan Evacuation Center in Barangay Pajo Friday, Sept. 24, 2021. The construction of the 3,000-square-meter evacuation center has been […]

ST Telemedia Global Data Centres, Equinix, Oracle, Digital Realty and Cohesity to lead Datacentre and Cloud Summit 2021

With the congregation of the leading thought leaders from Southeast Asia, DCCI 2021: ASEAN will cover every aspect of the region’s Datacentre & Cloud industry. Singapore, Sept 14, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – With Southeast Asia becoming the global hotbed for Datacentres and Cloud Infrastructure, along with the region witnessing the emergence of the ASEAN Digital Masterplan 2025, over […]

Porsche PHL now has the country’s first ultra-fast DC charger

PORSCHE PHILIPPINES now makes available a new high-powered direct current (DC) charger for its all-electric Taycan buyers. Designed to complement the owners’ own AC home charging system, the electric vehicle (EV) DC charger is located at Porsche Center Philippines in EDSA Greenhills. In a release, Porsche Philippines said the charger is the first of its […]

Nalzaro: Complaint against LTO’s new registration policy

Sometime in February this year, President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the Land Transportation Office (LTO) to suspend the mandatory conduct of the motor vehicle inspection system (MVIS), a requirement for the registration or renewal of vehicles, following mounting protests and complaints by car owners. Prior to the implementation of the privately owned MVIS, vehicles being registered […]

Princeton Digital Group Announces a $150 Million New Data Center in Indonesia

JAKARTA, Aug 25, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – Singapore-based Princeton Digital Group (PDG), Asia’s leading data center provider, today announced plans for a greenfield development in Jakarta, Indonesia, as part of PDG’s plan to expand its footprint to serve its customers’ needs in the booming Indonesian digital economy. With 19 data centers across […]

Editorial: Ramping up health literacy

How do we return to “normal?” The file photo accompanying an Aug. 8 SunStar Cebu report comments volumes about Filipinos’ different responses to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), particularly the delta variant which is highly contagious and increases the risk of hospitalization for unvaccinated persons. The photo shows a street scene with all pedestrians wearing a […]

Robinsons’ Bridgetowne to house telco neutral data center Beeinfotech PH

ROBINSONS Land Corp.’s (RLC) Bridgetowne Destination Estate will be the home base for a telecommunication neutral data center, which will give the development the opportunity to become an integrated smart city. Bee Information Technology PH, Inc. or Beeinfotech PH has leased out a building in RLC’s estate. “Beeinfotech PH occupies our Campus One development which […]

Princeton Digital Group announces 100 MW Flagship Data Center Campus in Japan, committing $1 Billion in investment

TOKYO, Jun 29, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Singapore-based Princeton Digital Group (PDG), Asia’s leading data center provider, today announced its plan to build one of the largest hyperscale facilities in Tokyo, Japan, with a total investment value of USD 1 Billion. Japan is the fifth market that the company has entered in […]

Eugenio: The heart of the home

We human beings, we are alive, moving and functioning because our hearts are healthy and pumping blood. Without our hearts, it’s impossible to live. With a balanced diet, exercise and a healthy lifestyle, we keep our hearts beating and this keeps us going on and living productive and happy lives. Our homes need to be […]

Mandaue acquires P22M mobile command enter

TO EFFECTIVELY disseminate information during disasters, Mandaue City has bought a mobile command center worth P22 million. Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes himself inspected the mobile command center as it arrived in the city at noon on June 9, 2021. During disasters, Cortes said, it has been their problem that the communication and information dissemination […]

Utzurrum: How do you sleep, Cebu?

How does one sleep these days? Indeed, a very relevant question in these abnormal times! Uratex, the biggest foam and mattress manufacturer In the country, has an accurate answer. As a sleep specialist, the brand suggests to browse, feel and test various mattress models until one gets that perfect snooze! And where to test? Recently, […]