Eisai Listed as a Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporation for The Seventh Time Highest Ranked Global Pharmaceutical Company

TOKYO, Jan 19, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced that it has been listed in the 2023 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World (Global 100), a global ranking by Canada-based media and investment advisory company, Corporate Knights, Inc. This marks Eisai’s seventh inclusion on the list. Ranked 53rd, […]

Economist: Exchange rate depreciation not necessarily bad

AN ECONOMIST has considered the peso as the most competitive currency now amid its depreciation that benefits even non-exporters. “Right now, to be honest, we are okay. Why? Because (the) peso depreciated the most since the start of this year. I would rather call that we are the most competitive currency now rather than calling […]

New PRO 7 director lauds arrest of 2 wanted persons on Friday

THE newly designated director of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO 7), Brigadier General Roderick Augustus Alba, praised the capture of a communist rebel who is wanted for illegal possession of ammunition in Siaton town, Negros Oriental on Friday afternoon, October 14, 2022. “PRO7 is tediously implementing its anti-criminality and anti-insurgency efforts through […]

Philippine healthcare among most vulnerable to attacks — Kaspersky

THE PHILIPPINES’ healthcare industry is among the most vulnerable to cyberattacks in Southeast Asia, according to Kaspersky. The ProxyLogon vulnerability often attacks the Philippine healthcare sector, Thailand’s government services and Indonesia’s industries, the global cybersecurity company said in its Digital Footprint Intelligence report. ProxyLogon allows threat actors to bypass authentication and execute code remotely as […]

Leading New Wave film director Jean-Luc Godard, 91

PARIS —  Film director Jean-Luc Godard, the godfather of France’s New Wave cinema who pushed cinematic boundaries and inspired iconoclastic directors decades after his 1960s heyday, died on Tuesday aged 91, his family and producers said. Mr. Godard was among the world’s most acclaimed directors, known for such classics as Breathless and Contempt, which broke […]

Philippines most food insecure in East and Southeast Asia

The Philippines placed 146th out of 171 countries in the Global Food Security Index Q2 2022 developed by consultancy agency Deep Knowledge Analytics. The index was constructed from 40 food security indicators divided into three main dimensions: food accessibility; crisis level; and food system and economy resilience. With an overall food security index score of […]

Fake job text scams likely to persist as joblessness worsens

By Arjay L. Balinbin, Senior Reporter FILIPINOS can expect more phishing attacks as unemployment in the country continues to worsen, experts said. Cybercriminals use text messages to trick mobile phone users into visiting malicious websites to obtain their personal information, including banking information, credit cards, and addresses. “The phishing machinery relies on urgency or something […]

The Most Expensive Physical Crypto Artworks

New York, NY, July 01, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Wei Art Collections believes that now and over time the top 100 contemporary art galleries and museums around the world will begin to showcase and exhibit crypto-related works, such as Gagosian Gallery, Hauser & Wirth, Pace Gallery, White Cube, Lisson Gallery, the Guggenheim, and eventually perhaps, even the Lourve […]

Cebu delivers most votes for BBM-Sara

CEBU Island delivered the most number of votes in the country for former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, the frontrunners in the presidential and vice presidential races, respectively, Sugbo News said Friday, May 13, 2022.Cebu Province (including the highly urbanized cities of Cebu, Mandaue and Lapu-Lapu) is the most […]

Preventing cervical cancer

CERVICAL CANCER is the most common gynecologic malignancy in the Philippines. It is also highly preventable, nonhereditary, and curable if treated early.   Nearly all (99.7%) of cervical cancer is caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). There are 100 types of HPV, a common sexually transmitted infection. Thirty of these can affect the genitals; 14 can […]