Disaster risk reduction must be localized amid reliance on foreign aid — study
“Further progress is needed to ensure that local agencies are empowered to respond without international support,” Bollettino also said.
Globe proactively engages in corporate governance best practices
It now becomes more important for Globe to continue to ensure that it proactively engages in corporate governance best practices in order to adjust swiftly to the changes in business environment while maintaining or increasing the company’s value to its stakeholders.
Shaping the future: Globe launches new campaign to recreate better days
Globe wants to champion the values of resilience and innovation through its newest campaign, Recreate. Better Days.
KonsultaMD, Zeal give 4,000 Parañaque educators free telehealth services
KonsultaMD and ZRewards by Zeal partnered with DepED Paranaque in honoring some 4,000 teachers, school administrators, and staff, with a free one-month subscription to telehealth services.
Globe at Home gives assistance to frontliners in Western Visayas Medical Center
Globe At Home was able to raise a total of P1,782,000 used by WVMC for the acquisition of medical equipment and supplies necessary to ensure the hospital’s safe and seamless operations.
League of Cities, Globe present tech tools to help LGUs transact faster
Liveable Cities and the League of Cities of the Philippines in partnership with Globe, launched Govtech: Technology for Government Transactions last September 16.
Building of Globe cell site brings jobs, good employment benefits
LGUs allowing cell site construction in their municipalities enable not only connectivity for its residents, but also employment opportunities and better livelihoods.
San Juan COVID cases slowing down
The doubling rate for the transmission of coronavirus disease 2019 cases in San Juan is now taking 12 days, according to Mayor Francis Zamora.
Digital technology is key to recovery
The webinar organized by the Carlos P. Romulo Foundation and the Makati Business Club last June 23 on the topic “Digital Readiness for the New Normal” provided some insights on the government’s economic recovery plan from the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 pandemic in which digital connectivity will play a major role.
People stranded in Metro Manila now need PCR test before heading to provinces
Fourteen lawmakers from Eastern Visayas have urged the government to ensure that stranded persons are free from the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) before they are sent home.
60% of teachers yet to be trained for distance learning
Some 337,486 have been so far trained on technology-based instruction as the country’s education system shifts to distance learning due to the threat posed by the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Cashless transactions spike due to quarantine protocols
Mobile wallet enabler GCash reported a 700 percent surge in transactions in May 2020, owing to the ‘stay at home’ measure, which pushed people to take advantage of online payment systems.
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