Subsea cable widens reach of Eastern Communications

EASTERN Telecommunications Philippines, Inc. said its $150-million (about P8.7 billion) submarine cable project will help it reach more customers in the rural parts of Visayas and Mindanao. The company, also known as Eastern Communications, undertakes the project in partnership with telecommunications companies Globe Telecom, Inc. and InfiniVAN, Inc. Eastern Communications, through Cable Infinity ship operated […]

EQS-News: Hong Kong Ferry and Eastern District to host Sea and Street Parade Launching Ceremony

EQS-News via SEAPRWire.com / 04/07/2022 / 10:12 UTC+8   Hong Kong Ferry and Eastern District to host Sea and Street Parade Launching Ceremony   (4 July 2022, Hong Kong) –  Hong Kong Ferry (Holdings) Company Limited (“Hong Kong Ferry” or the “Company”, which together with its subsidiaries, is referred to as the “Group”; SEHK stock […]

‘Basyang’ intensifies but exits PAR

TYPHOON Basyang (Malakas) has intensified further but is now outside the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR), the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said on Tuesday, April 12, 2022.As of 5 p.m. Tuesday, Basyang was spotted at 1,400 kilometers east of Central Luzon with maximum sustained winds of 130 kilometers per hour (km/h) […]

Eastern Communications buys Moderna vaccines for employees

TELECOMMUNICATIONS service provider Eastern Communications has started purchasing doses of coronavirus vaccines from American pharmaceutical and biotechnology firm Moderna, Inc. for all its employees, a company official said. “While the sourcing of the vaccines is a challenge as of the moment, we were already able to procure initial doses, and we will continue to source […]