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 imdb.com 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 […]