NEDA director-general Karl Chua said he saw the significance of digitalization during the pandemic when social protection programs cannot be delivered because there was no single registry or database of Filipinos to identify beneficiaries.
Out of all other Southeast Asian consumers, Filipino respondents are the most trusting of 5G with 85 percent believing in the new wireless technology.
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A reliable source told Newsbytes.PH that former police officer Cesar Mancao has been appointed as executive director of the Cybercrime Investigation and Coordination Center (CICC).
Edukasyon.PH and Asus are teaming up through the Asus Edukasyon School Partner Program to provide Philippine educators with the technology and training materials they need to keep teaching and guiding students through the new online setup.
Huawei’s consumer business group is bringing its exclusive and discounted repair and clean-up services to Huawei users in the Philippines called Huawei Service Carnival – a campaign which is now live in ten countries across Asia and offers up to 50% off in spare parts replacement and free clean-up services.
The latest available data shows that the transition to EVs from conventional vehicles in the Philippines has been slow so far, with the DOE saying that from 2010 to 2019, only 11,950 EVs were registered — accounting for a mere 0.09 percent of registered vehicles.
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NextPay is a platform that provides underserved customers democratized access to financial services such as digital invoicing, cash management, and batch payments to any bank or e-wallet in the Philippines.
For the past two years, local outsourcing platform Marti has been connecting Filipino freelancers and studios with tech startups in the US, providing them with gigs via legitimate clients and rates that are 30- to 40-percent higher than those in the Philippines.
With Huawei shipments continuing to decline and the recent announcement that LG is exiting the smartphone business, market share is up for grabs.
After winning the Philippines’ first-ever Olympic gold medal, weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz has become the most-mentioned athlete on Facebook and the third most-mentioned on Instagram across the globe over the past 24 hours.