Smart LTE speeds Continue To Outpace Competition

PLDT wireless arm Smart Communications Inc (Smart) has further strengthened its lead in LTE download speeds nationwide and in all major regions in the country, while posting a significant improvement in 4G/LTE coverage as well, according to the latest study released by mobile analytics company OpenSignal. The OpenSignal State of Mobile Networks: Philippines report, which…

Govt’s Accession to Compliance Agreement, Port State Measures and other Conventions Lauded

Global ocean conservation organization Oceana lauded the Philippine government for its accession to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) agreement to promote compliance with International Conservation and Management Measures by Fishing Vessels on the High Seas, known as Compliance Agreement, and Agreement on Port State Measures to Combat Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing…

DoubleDragon’s Hotel 101-Fort Is Fast On The Rise

Hotel 101, the flagship homegrown brand of Hotel of Asia, Inc., a subsidiary of publicly listed real estate firm DoubleDragon Properties Corp., adds to its growing portfolio of hotel properties with the ongoing construction of Hotel 101-Fort. Rising at 33 storeys and standing on a prime 1,224 sq. m. prime corner lot, Hotel 101-Fort is…

Chinese-Speaking APT Actor Caught Spying on Pharmaceutical Organizations

Kaspersky Lab’s researchers have discovered evidence of an emerging and alarming trend: more and more advanced cyber threat actors are turning their attention to attacks against the healthcare sector. The infamous PlugX malware has been detected in pharmaceutical organizations in Vietnam, aimed at stealing precious drug formulas and business information. PlugX malware is a well-known…