Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Average domestic workers’ salary in HK still increasing steadily for the past 4 years...

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For the fourth consecutive year, HelperChoice has analyzed the data of more than 10,000 job ads posted on its platform between September 2019 and September 2020 to determine which areas foreign domestic workers can...

Mining not ‘magic remedy’ to economic woes caused by COVID-19 — solon

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Agusan del Norte Rep. Lawrence Fortun said that the local mining industry is not the "magic remedy" to the Philippines' economic woes caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, citing the adverse environmental effects of ramped...

PH economy to recover slower compared to its regional peers — World Bank

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The World Bank (WB) predicted that the economic recovery of the Philippines will be much slower than most of its regional peers as the COVID-19 situation remains uncontrolled. The multilateral lender estimated that the country...

PH will suffer more job losses if EU Parliament suspends GSP+ status — Philexport

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Philippine Exporters Confederation, Inc. (Philexport) President Sergio Ortiz-Luis, Jr. said Sunday that if the European Parliament's will suspend the country's Generalized Scheme of Preferences Plus (GSP+) status, the Philippines will suffer more job losses...

DITO’s primary cybersecurity provider fined for selling counterfeit Chinese-products to US military

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Fortinet, the US cybersecurity company picked by China-backed DITO Telecommunity as a tech partner in the Philippines, is involved in a fraudulent act in the United States. US federal investigators bared that an unnamed Fortinet...

China-backed DITO taps US cybersecurity firm as crucial tech partner amid espionage concerns

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China-backed DITO Telecommunity Corporation announced that it would tap Fortinet, a US cybersecurity firm, as its "primary cybersecurity provider." The announcement came in a bid to ease security concerns surrounding DITO's association with Beijing-run Chinese...

DITO contradicts AFP statement, says it will pay cash for rent of cell sites...

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Contrary to what the Armed Forces of the Philippines earlier announced that DITO Telecommunity will pay the military “in kind” for the rental of cell sites in military camps, the China-backed telco firm said...

PSE penalizes Dennis Uy-led PH Resorts Group Holdings Inc.

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The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) penalized Dennis Uy-led PH Resorts Group Holdings Inc. (PHR) for its failure to disclose details of its acquisition of Lapulapu Land Corporation. The PSE did not detail the penalties it sanctioned...

40% adult Filipinos believe economy to worsen in next 12 months — SWS

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Two out of five or 40% of adult Filipinos believe that the country's economy will get worse in the next 12 months. The bleak economic outlook persists amid recession and unemployment caused by the...

Fitch Ratings forecasts worst growth outlook for PH in 2020

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As the country remains under partial lockdown to curb the spread of COVID-19, a global credit rating firm on Tuesday downgraded its growth outlook for the Philippines this year, joining other observers in bracing...

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Probe vs DOH still goes on — Ombudsman

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Five Department of Health (DOH) officials are now subject to a six-month preventive suspension for the alleged delay in the release of healthcare workers'...

Petition seeks removal of Duterte Youth Party-List from Congress

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Youth leaders and election lawyers are challenging a series of "unprecedented rule-bending" acts by the Commission on Election (COMELEC) that they describe as a...

Duterte orders DOJ chief to investigate alleged corruption ‘in the entire gov’t’

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President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the inter-agency task force led by Department of Justice (DOJ) Secretary Menardo Guevarra to probe alleged corruption "in the...