FDA chief vows to streamline drug approval process; make cheaper quality medicines available 

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Director General Dr. Samuel Zacate vowed to remove red tape and introduce innovations within the agency in support of the President’s desire for more accessible and lower-priced medicines for Filipinos by ensuring fair competition in the pharmaceutical sector. Zacate, appointed by President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. to head the FDA last […]

Land acquisition, right of way seen as key hurdles for PPP projects

REFORMS to streamline the process for land acquisition and obtaining right of way will remove the biggest hurdles to projects pursued under public-private partnership (PPP) arrangements, infrastructure stakeholders said. “The challenge is acquiring the right of way and the get the balance of risk allocation right between the private and public sector,” Asian Development Bank […]

House seeks clear rehab process for buildings 

THE HOUSE disaster resilience committee on Thursday urged disaster agencies to streamline the rehabilitation process for destroyed infrastructure.  There is no clear process of funding for destroyed infrastructure including seawalls and buildings, and the P400-million budget is insufficient for rehabilitation, Surigao del Norte Rep. Francisco Jose F. Matugas II said at a House of Representatives […]

Tell it to SunStar: No manipulation in the selection process to favor Attorney Casas

This is in response to your editorial published on Sept. 9, 2022 titled, “The friendship between Daluz and Casas.”I admit that lawyer Floro Casas Jr. is a good friend and my personal preference for the position of Assistant General Manager (AGM) for Administration of the Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD). Yes, you are right that […]

Trintech Announces Latest Release of CadencyDirect to Drive Greater Efficiency and Control across the Financial Close Process for ServiceNow Customers

DALLAS, TX, Aug 16, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Trintech, a leading provider of cloud-based financial close solutions for the Office of Finance, today announced the latest release of CadencyDirect which extends digital workflows for the Office of Finance with new bi-directional workflows for close tasks, enhanced Journal Entry management capabilities, and a […]

TANAKA Establishes New Ruthenium Film Deposition Process that Contributes toward Miniaturization and Improved Durability of Semiconductors

TOKYO, Jun 23, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – TANAKA Kikinzoku Kogyo K.K. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director & CEO: Koichiro Tanaka), which operates the TANAKA Precious Metals manufacturing business, announced today that TANAKA has established a two-stage film deposition process using the liquid ruthenium (Ru) precursor “TRuST.” TRuST is a precursor that […]

Showa Denko Introduces Machine Learning Operations into AI-based Prediction Systems for Accelerating Materials Development

TOKYO, Apr 21, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Showa Denko K.K. (SDK; TSE:4004) has introduced MLOps* (Machine Learning Operations) for efficient management of machine learning models deployed into Artificial Intelligence (AI) systems for materials design ahead of its competitors. Machine learning models can predict material properties based on formulations and manufacturing-process conditions of […]

NEC and SAP Strengthen their Strategic Collaboration to Accelerate NEC’s Corporate Transformation

TOKYO, Feb 25, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced that it has strengthened its strategic collaboration with SAP to accelerate NEC’s corporate transformation (CX) and to co-create business opportunities. NEC launched its Transformation Office last year to drive projects that accelerate corporate transformation in management, business and within […]

Financial regulators simplify merger process

The country’s financial regulators on Friday agreed to simplify the process for mergers, consolidations, and acquisitions as part of the government’s thrust in promoting ease of doing business. The multi-agency project was signed by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), Philippine Deposit Insurance Corp., (PDIC) Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Cooperative Development Authority, and Philippine […]

Cros is Launching to Streamline Collaboration between Enterprises on Distributed Ledger

SINGAPORE, Oct 29, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Cros Network (cros.network) is launching to streamline the collaboration between enterprises using distributed ledger. Cros is a cross-organizational platform designed to facilitate business process execution on a foundation of ownership, trust, and control. With this protocol, businesses can collaborate and securely execute their business processes […]

Mid-Market Organizations Gain Robust Multi-Way Matching Capabilities with Adra(R) by Trintech

DALLAS, TX / ACCESSWIRE, Jul 14, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Trintech, a leading global provider of integrated Record to Report software solutions for the Office of Finance, today announced a new automated multi-way transaction matching feature in its Adra Suite to help mid-market organizations save time and reduce risk in the transaction […]

Fujitsu Launches Latest Version of its VPS Digital Production Preparation Tool

TOKYO, Jun 30, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu today announced the launch of a new version of the Fujitsu Manufacturing Industry Solution COLMINA Digital Production Preparation VPS (1), a series of tools developed by Digital Process Ltd. to support the digital transformation (DX) of production preparation tasks in manufacturing. Sales will commence […]

BPO industry touts expedited-vaccination deal with QC as model for other LGUs

THE Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) industry has signed an agreement with Quezon City to speed up the vaccination of 67,000 outsourcing workers based there. Twenty-nine companies have registered their employees for access to coronavirus vaccines under a program offered by the Quezon City government. “The local government unit (LGU) will facilitate and expedite the inoculation […]