Friday, September 22, 2023
- Advertisement -spot_img


Philippine News Agency


Gov’t wants PH to be Asean’s top creative economy by 2030

The government is determined to make the Philippines the No. 1 creative economy in Asean by 2030, a lawmaker said on Sunday, Sept. 3.

IPOPHL sees record-high patent registration in 2023

IPOPHL reported that there were 2,134 patent registrations in the first half of the year, 9-percent higher than the 1,958 filings in the same period in 2022.

47-hectare technohub to rise at New Clark City

Under the MOU, the allotted land for the technology hub inside the new smart and green metropolis in Central Luzon will be used to house complex technological facilities like hyperscale data centers as well as establishing and institutionalizing a hub for agro-industry, research and development, and logistics.

BYD picks Ayala firm as e-vehicle distributor in PH

Ayala Corp. subsidiary AC Motors officially announced on Friday, Aug. 11, its partnership with electric vehicle manufacturer BYD as the Chinese firm’s distributor in the Philippine market.

EU may extend submarine fiber-optic project to PH

Visiting European Commission (EC) president Ursula von der Leyen on Monday, July 31, said the European Union (EU) is looking at extending its underwater fiber-optic cable project to the Philippines.

Gov’t to deploy 2.45-million EVs, 65,000 charging stations in next 5 years

The Department of Energy (DOE) said this is part of the government’s target to double EV fleet adoption to 10 percent from the initial target of 5 percent mandated under the Electric Vehicle Industry Development Act (EVIDA).

US, PH gov’ts unveil 5-year program to boost digitization of local SMEs

The USAID-funded Strengthening Private Enterprise for the Digital Economy (SPEED) targets to expand SMEs’ participation in the digital economy by helping them to innovate and adopt digital technology solutions that are safe, reliable, and affordable.

Intellectual property filings up 4.4% in Jan. to Sept. 2022

Bulk of the IP filings for the first nine months of the year were trademarks, with a total of 31,665 applications. Compared to the previous year, trademark filings increased by 5.6 percent.

Gov’t eyes allowing hybrid, e-vehicles to use bus, bike lanes

The Department of Energy (DOE) said the government is moving to come up with “green plates” which will allow e-vehicles the use of the bus lane in EDSA.

163 BPO firms transferring registration from PEZA to BOI

The transfers are merely “paper-transfer”, which means the BPO firms do not have to relocate outside economic zones or IT parks under PEZA and will still enjoy their current tax perks.

Latest news

- Advertisement -spot_img