Job portal names top jobs, industries

ONLINE job platform JobStreet by SEEK revealed the list of top 10 roles, specializations and industries that are in demand and hiring this year. Based on the firm’s latest database, the top 10 specializations are customer service, finance/cost accounting, information technology/customer-software, clerical/administrative support, human resources, marketing/business development, education, sales-retail/general, banking/financial services and sales-corporate. Additionally, the […]

Avance Clinical Celebrates GlobalReady Success as more than 40 Biotech Clients Enter Program

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Jan 11, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – More than 40 biotech clients are now taking advantage of Avance Clinical’s GlobalReady program which delivers streamlined clinical development from early phase in Australia expanding to sites in North America for later phases. All with the one CRO and dedicated teams across both […]

Pandemic blows hole in Australia population goal but migration recovering

SYDNEY – The COVID pandemic has blown a million-person hole in Australia’s population projections in a challenge for an economy that has relied on having more consumers to drive growth, though a speedy recovery in migration promises to soften the blow. Data in the government’s 2022 Population Statement out on Friday also showed COVID-19 lowered life expectancy for the first time in decades, though the impact in Australia was modest […]

Finding unicorns gets harder amid tough times

By Brontë H. Lacsamana, Reporter STARTUPS may have to consider rightsizing and conserving cash in order to attract investors, who are expected to be more cautious in 2023 amid increasingly gloomy economic predictions. Venture capitalists, meanwhile, are expected to remain very conservative with their investments, focusing primarily on proven companies with resilient business models and […]

Editorial: Keep the young healthy

The yearend is opportune for prioritizing health. For young people, emerging from more than two years of enforced isolation, the 2021 Young Adults Fertility and Sexuality Study (YAFS 5) reminds that holistic wellness encompassing physical and mental health should remain at the top of the list of goals. Central Visayas, Bicol and the region of […]

Society Pass / NusaTrip Expands Flight Routes and Fares Offering through Connection with Regional Low-Cost Carriers: JetStar Airways, VietJet Air, NokAir, Thai Smile Air, and Thai Lion Air

SINGAPORE, Dec 6, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NusaTrip, the Indonesia-based online travel agent (OTA) and travel platform of Society Pass Incorporated (“SoPa”) (Nasdaq: SOPA), Southeast Asia’s (SEA) leading data-driven loyalty, fintech and e-commerce ecosystem, today announces the expansion of NusaTrip’s +500 global airline partners network by adding JetStar Airways, VietJet Air, NokAir, […]

eDriving Integrates Greater Than’s EcoScore Into Their Digital Driver Safety Application, Mentor, To Help Fleets Achieve Sustainability Targets

CAPE MAY, NJ and STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, Nov 17, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – eDriving(SM), a Solera company and leading global provider of digital driver risk management solutions, today announced a partnership with Greater Than (GREAT:ST), the global provider of technology that converts GPS data into powerful insights and driver scores. Through the collaboration, […]

Repeat COVID is riskier than first infection, study finds

The risk of death, hospitalization and serious health issues from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) jumps significantly with reinfection compared with a first bout with the virus, regardless of vaccination status, a study published on Thursday suggests. “Reinfection with COVID-19 increases the risk of both acute outcomes and long COVID,” said Dr. Ziyad Al-Aly of Washington […]

Senator backs optional face masks in schools

A SENATOR on Wednesday backed the Department of Education’s decision to make the face masks optional in schools, saying this would hasten the return to normalcy after more than two years of distance learning amid a coronavirus pandemic. Schools, however, should ensure proper ventilation, install adequate handwashing facilities and promote vaccination against the coronavirus, Senator […]

Global-Estate Resorts’ income more than triples to P558M

ANDREW L. TAN’S Global-Estate Resorts, Inc. (GERI) recorded an attributable net income of P557.8 million in the third quarter, up more than three times the previous year’s P168.3 million, as tourism picked up. “Our solid quarter reflects our company’s position and commitment to capturing the growing momentum in the tourism and leisure market,” GERI President […]