Digital tax may be difficult to implement, experts say

By Diego Gabriel C. Robles THE PHILIPPINE government’s plan to impose taxes on digital transactions may be difficult to implement since it requires the voluntary compliance of foreign companies, experts said. “Taxing digital transactions is a development that we cannot stop. Transactions are mostly digital and huge income are made and derived on the digital […]

6th Annual ConV2X Telehealth 2022 Event Announced

North Miami, Florida , Aug 1, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – The acclaimed annual telehealth event catalyzes C-suite global market executives driving the transformation of telehealth, data science, and edge technologies and includes healthcare leadership & breakthrough technology providers to inspire and guide informed decision making to successfully navigate a new digital health […]

STL and Announce Strategic Collaboration to Deliver Core Technologies to Empower 5G Stacks for Enterprises and Cloud Service Providers

SAN JOSE, CA, Jan 13, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via –, a leader in Kubernetes data management for enterprise applications and operator 5G solutions, announced a strategic collaboration with STL [NSE: STLTECH], an industry-leading integrator of digital networks, to offer (Xaas) as-a-service solution. The Xaas solution will leverage the STL Enterprise Marketplace Platform […]

NTC warns telcos, internet providers to prepare for Dec. online traffic surge

THE NATIONAL Telecommunications Commission (NTC) has issued a directive to public telecommunications entities and internet service providers to prepare for a surge in internet traffic during the holidays. NTC Commissioner Gamaliel A. Cordoba said in a memorandum dated Dec. 17 that internet traffic is “projected to increase considerably” during the Christmas season. “Despite the decrease […]

A*STAR and Local SME Work with Vaccination Centres to Deploy Automated Systems for Filling Syringes

SINGAPORE, Sep 30, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) has developed an Automated Vaccine Inoculation Dispenser (AVID) system, which replaces the manual step of filling injection syringes with vaccine liquid. AVID is customised for the vaccination centres which are set up by the Ministry of Health […]

Tech Leaders from The Philippines to Draw Insights From Use-Cases and Informative Keynotes at Trescon’s World AI & RPA Show

MANILA, Sep 11, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – With the competition among enterprises being at an all-time high, even under the current circumstances, the potential of AI and RPA is not fully realized, which makes the Philippines one of the best places to sprint to the front of the competition. The 28th edition […]

Public investment seen needed in areas with low digital penetration

THE PHILIPPINE Institute for Development Studies (PIDS) said the government needs to focus its investment on communities underserved by digital infrastructure to fill in for gaps in private-sector coverage. “Government investment in digital infrastructure must target network segments and areas where the market fails to deliver, as shown in NICTHS findings. The government may also […]

Moonstake Hosts Joint Interview with CEO of Trusted Ranking Platform Staking Rewards, Mirkos Schmiedl

SINGAPORE, Apr 23, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – To celebrate our first anniversary this April, Moonstake held a joint Q&A with Staking Rewards, the first and most trusted resource hub for staking and yield-bearing assets data. This interview provides many valuable insights into the current state as well as the future outlook of […]

Moonstake Celebrates Our First Anniversary – World’s Top 10 Staking Providers in One Year

SINGAPORE, Apr 20, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – This April, Moonstake celebrates its 1 year anniversary. We’ve come a long way since our official launch, having established a strong position in the POS market in less than a year. Today, Moonstake total staking assets have reached over $900 Million and are entrusted by […]

Senate bill mandates refund for internet service disruptions

A SENATOR has filed a bill requiring telecommunication companies and internet service providers to give a refund for service disruptions. These service interruptions affect business and commercial transactions, online classes and even Senate hearings, said Senator Manuel M. Lapid, who filed Senate Bill 2092. The measure will amend the Public Telecommunications Policy Act of the […]