philippines

Philippine consumers use app to counter record retail fuel prices

Philippine consumers use app to counter record retail fuel prices

App allows bulk purchase for future use.
May 6 2022 2:40PM
Fintech Voyager becomes second Philippine 'unicorn'

Fintech Voyager becomes second Philippine 'unicorn'

After raising an additional US$210 million.
Apr 13 2022 8:36AM
Philippines asks its revenue and customs arms to enhance cyber security

Philippines asks its revenue and customs arms to enhance cyber security

Call comes from finance secretary following rise in attacks.
Feb 9 2022 9:58AM
ABB helps boost power efficiency at Catatagan solar farm in the Philippines

ABB helps boost power efficiency at Catatagan solar farm in the Philippines

The site is claimed to be the largest power plant in the country and will provide electricity to six municipalities in Western Batangas.
Nov 30 2021 9:33PM
Globe signs JV agreement with STT GDC to expand data centre business in the Philippines

Globe signs JV agreement with STT GDC to expand data centre business in the Philippines

Globe’s portfolio is expected increase in anticipation of large demand requirements in the future.
Nov 25 2021 9:29AM
PLDT builds first hyperscale data centre in the Philippines

PLDT builds first hyperscale data centre in the Philippines

The new green facility will serve growing hyperscale demand in the country’s enterprise sector.
Oct 28 2021 8:34AM
Hyperscalers driving data centre growth in the Philippines

Hyperscalers driving data centre growth in the Philippines

The rising number of undersea cables is also strengthening the country’s connectivity, attracting more global companies.
Oct 6 2021 8:06AM
Doctor Anywhere and Equicom launch tech healthcare platform in the Philippines

Doctor Anywhere and Equicom launch tech healthcare platform in the Philippines

The platform will allow users to skip the clinic waiting time, and video-call a licensed doctor in five minutes, with medication delivered to them within a day.
Sep 29 2021 8:05AM
Philippines has the ‘potential to lead the region in IT’, says trade ministry

Philippines has the ‘potential to lead the region in IT’, says trade ministry

The country’s strengths lie in strong social media and e-commerce adoption, high internet usage and a digitally-skilled workforce.
Aug 11 2021 7:59AM
Philippines Smart Communications rolls 5G across 3,000 sites

Philippines Smart Communications rolls 5G across 3,000 sites

The plan is to more than double 5G installations to 7,000 sites by end 2021.
Jun 1 2021 8:29AM
UnionBank first bank in Philippines to go fully on the cloud

UnionBank first bank in Philippines to go fully on the cloud

The bank expects to generate savings of over 30% over five years and get a positive return on its investments within 18 months.
May 25 2021 8:21AM
Globe Telecom leverages Google cloud to empower employees in digital transformation

Globe Telecom leverages Google cloud to empower employees in digital transformation

A skilled citizen developer can deliver a complex app in two to four weeks, compared to three to six months from before.
Apr 22 2021 9:23AM
Philippines businesses not quite ready to work from home

Philippines businesses not quite ready to work from home

The results from the ASUS-IDC survey are far from encouraging, with only 28% of business owners in Asia Pacific expect employees to continue working remotely post pandemic.
Mar 24 2021 8:08AM
The Philippines are the world’s most active Internet and Social Media Users

The Philippines are the world’s most active Internet and Social Media Users

As of Jan 2021, the Philippines, Brazil and Colombia are the three leading online countries globally
Feb 10 2021 8:53AM
Globe Telecom aims to make 4G/LTE the mobile standard for the Philippines in 2021

Globe Telecom aims to make 4G/LTE the mobile standard for the Philippines in 2021

5G offers the best infrastructure for video streaming in the country
Nov 23 2020 1:55PM