JCB certifies Epic Lanka as the first South Asian ACS Operator in J/Secure(TM) 2.0 TPP Certification

TOKYO, Sep 7, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – JCB Co., Ltd. (JCB), a leading global payment scheme, and EPIC LANKA (PRIVATE) LIMITED (Epic Lanka), a leading Sri Lankan IT conglomerate, are pleased to announce that JCB has granted the J/Secure(TM) 2.0 Third Party Provider (TPP) Certification to Epic Lanka as the ACS Operator […]

Over 600 PDL fully vaxxed in 3 LGUs

OVER 600 persons deprived of liberty (PDL) in one component city and two towns in Cebu Province have been fully vaccinated against coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). First dose inoculations for this population segment have exceeded 1,000 in the four local government units. In Consolacion, Mayor Joannes Alegado said 243 PDL detained at the Consolacion Municipal […]

Gov’t. promo: Be vaxxed, win upto P1 million cash

TO encourage more people to have themselves vaccinated against the Covid-19, the National Government has launched “Resbakuna Bakunado Panalo,” a program that will give vaccinated individuals nationwide a chance to win cash prizes amounting to P3 million. Mary Jean Loreche, Visayas Covid-19 Vaccination Operations Center (VVOC) spokesperson, said fully-vaccinated individuals and those who received one […]

Imported car sales slide in July

IMPORTED car sales slipped by 5% in July, as the lockdown restrictions continued to dampen consumer confidence amid the coronavirus pandemic.   In a report released on Friday, the Association of Vehicle Importers and Distributors, Inc. (AVID) said vehicle sales of its 21 members stood at 4,862 units in July. This was 5% lower than the […]

Cebu hits 1M vaccine mark

THE entire island of Cebu has reached the one million mark in the total number of administered Covid-19 vaccine doses as of Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021. A total of 1,012,996 doses had been administered in the island’s highly urbanized cities of Cebu, Mandaue and Lapu-Lapu, and the 44 local government units (LGUs) and six component […]

Techtronic Industries Delivers Exceptional First Half Sales Growth

HONG KONG, Aug 11, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – Hong Kong-based global power equipment and floorcare company Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd. (“TTI” or the “Group”) (stock code: 669, ADR symbol: TTNDY) announced its results for the six months ended June 30, 2021. The Group delivered extraordinary results for the first half of 2021, […]

IMI cuts losses despite supply challenges

Ayala-led Integrated Micro-Electronics, Inc. (IMI) trimmed its second-quarter attributable net loss to $1.28 million from $16.91 million previously, as revenues grew by 45% despite the “persistently long lead times for semiconductor components.” The company finished the April-to-June period with a topline of $319.02 million from $220.36 million the previous year. However, the latest figure is […]

Honda Sets All-Time Accumulated Production Records for the First Half of Year in China

TOKYO, Jul 29, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced a summary of automobile production, Japan domestic sales, and export results for the month of June 2021 and the first half of the calendar year (January – June 2021). World Production June 2021– Production in Japan experienced a year-on-year […]