DOST, SMART expands RapidPass project to cover entire Metro Manila

Going through quarantine checkpoints in the entire Metro Manila area is about to become easier for frontline personnel and other people authorized to travel under the COVID-19 stay-at-home restrictions. To achieve this, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST), the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) and the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management…

Philippine Fintech Festival 2020 moved to September 16-17

As a precautionary measure to the COVID-19 outbreak, the first Philippine Fintech Festival (PFF) has been moved to September 16-17, 2020 at the Shangri-La at the Fort, Bonifacio Global City, Metro Manila Philippines. Poised to be the biggest fintech event in the country, PFF 2020 is set to explore the Philippines’ vast potential in tech…

DOST-SEI Scholarships Hit New Record with 9,852 S&T Qualifiers

Qualifiers to the Department of Science and Technology – Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) Scholarship Programs reached yet another all-time high as 9,852 graduating high school students clinch a slot in the country’s premier science scholarship programs. This year’s qualifiers breached the 8,994 mark of last year’s passers, up by 10 percent, a record for the…

IBM Deploys 17th Corporate Service Corps In The Philippines

IBM recently deployed a team of global experts from IBM Corporate Service Corps (CSC) to collaborate with key agencies from the Philippine government to enable the country’s growth agenda. Twelve global IBMers from Australia, France, India, Italy, Mexico, Poland, Sweden, Turkey, and the United States worked pro-bono as consultants for the Department of Interior and…

Entrepreneur And Franchise Expo Set On June 2014

After successfully staging the Philippine SME Business Expo 2013, the country’s biggest expo for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) last July 12-14, 2013 at the SMX Convention Center Taguig, with 140 participating businesses and over 10,000 visitors, MediaCom Solutions, Inc.,  Philippines’ preferred stakeholders’ communications and events enterprise is presenting the country’s biggest exhibition and convention…