Faster, Higher, Stronger: Aiming for Professional Improvement

by Margie F. Pandes It is natural for humans to always seek something better—a better house, garden, car, cooking skills, communication skills, singing or dancing abilities, and so on. Our instinct is to always want improvement, not deterioration. This is true also in our professional lives. We wish for and expect enhancements and upgrades, instead… Continue reading Faster, Higher, Stronger: Aiming for Professional Improvement

Rising expectation of ‘cashless’ societies worldwide

A second annual report by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), shows growing acceptance of digital currencies, accelerated by COVID-19. Consumers are increasingly adopting cashless payment methods while governments are stepping up planning or piloting of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) and companies are experimenting with accepting open-source digital currencies, such as Bitcoin, for treasury or… Continue reading Rising expectation of ‘cashless’ societies worldwide

PascualLove Live at 75!

QUEZON CITY –After embarking on its 75th-year campaign #PascualLove, Pascual Laboratories, Inc. or PascualLab highlights its celebration of over 7 decades of health and innovation in a night of nostalgia, music, and thanksgiving via “PascualLove Live at 75!” this May 26. “Care begins with family” On May 26, 2021, exactly 75 years since PascualLab was… Continue reading PascualLove Live at 75!

GCQ, manamnama a maipatungpal ditoy ciudad ti Laoag intono Huwebes – MMK

LAOAG CITY – Manamnama nga intono Huwebes, Mayo 13 ket maipan iti babaen ti General Community Quarantine (GCQ) ti sibubukel a ciudad ti Laoag. Daytoy ti inrakurak a mismo ni Mayor Michael Marcos Keon kabayatan ti press conference na itay ummuna a gundaway. Segun kenni Mayor Keon, daytoy ket gapo ta adda ti nasurok 150… Continue reading GCQ, manamnama a maipatungpal ditoy ciudad ti Laoag intono Huwebes – MMK

Post Office commemorates victory of Lapu-Lapu and Battle of Mactan with postage stamps

To commemorate the 500 years Anniversary of the victory of Lapu-Lapu in the Battle of Mactan, the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) launched the commemorative postage stamp to honor the transcending spirit of heroism, gallantry, and bravery of the Filipinos. Postmaster General Norman “Mr. Postman” Fulgencio and Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea led the presentation and commemorative… Continue reading Post Office commemorates victory of Lapu-Lapu and Battle of Mactan with postage stamps

Using COVID-19 health data as travel requirement calls for ‘privacy by design’ approach

The Global Privacy Assembly (GPA) is urging government and organizations around the globe to embed a privacy by design approach in using COVID-19 health data as a travel requirement amid the pandemic. In a statement submitted to the executive committee of the GPA by COVID-19 Working Group Chair Raymund Liboro of the National Privacy Commission,… Continue reading Using COVID-19 health data as travel requirement calls for ‘privacy by design’ approach

JCI Legazpi Dawani donates 15 fishing boats to residents of San Miguel Island, Tabaco, Albay

Photo courtesy of Tolits Balana of Mayon Photography Club LEGAZPI CITY–JCI Legazpi Dawani, a local, all-female organization under the Junior Chamber International, donated 15 units of fishing boats to 15 families in San Miguel Island, Tabaco Albay whose sources of livelihood were severely affected by super typhoon Rolly and Ulysses. The Project, dubbed as LAYAG:… Continue reading JCI Legazpi Dawani donates 15 fishing boats to residents of San Miguel Island, Tabaco, Albay

Facebook, Google, TikTok, Twitter support DOH’s #ChecktheFAQs campaign to fight vaccine misinformation

MANILA, Philippines—The Department of Health (DOH) today launched the #ChecktheFAQs campaign to emphasize the importance of accurate information in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and encourage the public to fact-check information that they come across. The campaign was launched together with various tech companies—Facebook, Google, TikTok, and Twitter—jointly pledging their support to the initiative… Continue reading Facebook, Google, TikTok, Twitter support DOH’s #ChecktheFAQs campaign to fight vaccine misinformation

PascualLab celebrates 75 years by spreading the love

San Lazaro Nurses receive donations from PascualLab and Dr. Willie Ong QUEZON CITY – Pascual Laboratories, Inc. (PascualLab), one of the most trusted pharmaceutical companies in the Philippines¹, celebrates 75 years in the industry by highlighting the value of care that comes from the family via its campaign “PascualLove: Care begins with family”. Built on… Continue reading PascualLab celebrates 75 years by spreading the love

Globe continues support for typhoon-hit families, businesses in Bicol

Four months after devastating super typhoons hit the Philippines, Globe continues its rebuilding efforts on damaged telco infrastructure in the Bicol region. It also created a task force to provide customers alternative means of communications, as repair of the damaged facilities may take time to complete. To provide extra care for customers, particularly in Naga… Continue reading Globe continues support for typhoon-hit families, businesses in Bicol