PHL told to improve people’s participation in budget process 

THE PHILIPPINES needs to include more ordinary people or representatives from civic groups in the budget process, according to observers, after the country fared poorly on people’s participation in public budgeting in a survey that measured access to and inclusiveness of budget decisions of 120 countries.   The Congress should “allow any member of the public […]

Southern Score Builders Berhad Completes Regularisation Plan

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 9, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Southern Score Builders Berhad (Bursa: SSB8, 0045), a former Guidance Note 3 (GN3) company, has completed its regularisation plan which involves, amongst others, the acquisition of Southern Score Sdn Bhd (SSSB), a G7 contractor. Following the acquisition, Southern Score Builders will be involved the […]

Southern Score Honours Badminton World Champions, Aaron and Wooi Yik with RM100,000 Incentive

KUALA LUMPUR, Sep 24, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Southern Score Builders Berhad is pleased to present an incentive of RM100,000 to Malaysia’s top men’s doubles pair Aaron Chia and Soh Wooi Yik, who won Malaysia’s first gold at the 2022 World Badminton Championships in Tokyo last month. Soh Wooi Yik, Gan Yee […]

What to see This Week (09/02/22)

1 of 5 Easter Sunday Emergency Declaration Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero THE RED Ribbon Army was once destroyed by Son Goku. Individuals who carry on its spirit have created the ultimate androids. However, these two androids now call themselves superheroes and start attacking Piccolo and Gohan. Directed by Tetsuro Kodama, the film features the […]

G Neptune Seeks Shareholders’ Approval to Acquire Soutern Score, a construction Management Services Company, as part of its Proposed Regularisation Plan

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 22, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – G Neptune Berhad is pleased to announce that its circular, which includes multiple proposals as part of its proposed regularisation plan, has been issued today. Upon completion, the proposed regularisation plan is expected to address its Guidance Note 3 (GN3) status as well as […]

Manila lags in Digital Cities Index

The Philippines’ capital, Manila, placed last in the inaugural 2022 Digital Cities Index (DCI), developed by Economist Impact and supported by NEC. The index assessed the extent and impact of digitization in 30 cities while considering four thematic pillars: digital connectivity, services, culture, and sustainability. Manila scored 39.1 out of 100 in the index, below […]

What to See this Week (03/11/22)

1 of 2 Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard THE SEQUEL to 2017’s The Hitman’s Bodyguard, the film follows bodyguard Michael Bryce and hit man Darius Kincaid on another life-threatening mission. Still unlicensed and under scrutiny, Bryce is forced into action by Darius’ volatile wife. Soon, all three are in over their heads when a madman’s sinister plot […]

Crypto Credit Scoring Protocol CreDA Partners with FilDA to offer Leveraged and Low-Collateral Lending

Users of CreDA’s platform can now earn industry-beating lending rates through FilDA based on their Crypto Credit Score. New York, NY, January 14, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – CreDA (Credit DeFi Alliance), the leading decentralized credit rating service and FilDA, the largest ever DeFi lending platform on HECO with a peak TVL of over $2 billion USD, have […]

What to see this Week

Spencer Kristen Stewart in Spencer (2021) via In December 1991, the British royal family prepares to spend the Christmas holidays at the Sandringham Estate in Norfolk. Among the attendees is Diana, Princess of Wales, whose marriage to Prince Charles has become strained due to his affair with Camilla Parker-Bowles. During the weekend, there’s eating […]

PHL trade facilitation rating exceeds pre-pandemic score

THE PHILIPPINES’ implementation of trade facilitation measures hit 86% in 2021 from 80.7% in 2019 before the pandemic, according to a global survey conducted by the United Nations. The Philippines posted 100% scores in the transparency and formalities categories, maintaining its earlier performance, according to the United Nations Global Survey on Digital and Sustainable Trade Facilitation 2021 released […]