Archive for October 7th, 2021

Blooming Poet Advocates For Sustainability As It Launches The Gunny Sack Collective

Blooming Poet Advocates For Sustainability As It Launches The Gunny Sack Collective

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 9:00 AM

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 7 October 2021 - With pollution and global warming remaining constant hot button issues, Blooming Poet has recognised the need [...] » More

Samsung Introduces Industry’s First Open-source Software Solution for CXL Memory Platform

Samsung Introduces Industry’s First Open-source Software Solution for CXL Memory Platform

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 9:00 AM

Comprehensive open-source software tools facilitate CXL memory deployment without the need to modify system applications By supporting memory virtualization, the new [...] » More

National level action needed to address plastic pollution

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 8:56 AM

While some local government units have been issuing ordinances on the ban on single use plastics, this may not be enough to address the problem of plastic pollution, [...] » More

AsPac carriers may reduce losses next year

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 8:56 AM

Airlines in Asia-Pacific are expected to see a significant reduction in losses by next year, with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) saying that the industry [...] » More

Duterte government’s approval slides as Philippines election season starts

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 8:56 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s government suffered a slump in ratings in the third quarter, with lower approval of its handling of issues like COVID-19, [...] » More

Philippines’ COVID count up by 9,868 more cases

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 8:56 AM

The Department of Health on Wednesday reported 9,868 more coronavirus cases to bring the country’s caseload to 2,622,917. Today’s numbers saw active cases up by [...] » More

Philippines to seal $900-M loan deals for COVID-19 booster shots Dominguez

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | GMANetwork | 8:56 AM

The Philippine government is expected to secure, by the end of the year, around $900 million worth of loans to fund the purchase of COVID-19 booster shots, which are under [...] » More

NTC orders probe into text alerts announcing Bongbong Marcos’ presidential bid

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 8:56 AM

The National Telecommunications Commission on Wednesday ordered an investigation into emergency text blasts received by some phone users announcing the presidential bid of [...] » More

Philippines rights groups denounce presidential bid by Marcos

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 8:56 AM

Philippines human rights groups staged protests on Wednesday to denounce an attempt by the son and namesake of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos to return his family to power by [...] » More

Cosmetics manufacturing to bloom into a P14 billion industry

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 8:56 AM

Local cosmetics is expected to bloom into a P14 billion industry over the next five years, largely driven by the introduction of more eco-friendly products in the market. [...] » More

How Rich Is Manny Pacquiao?

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | GOBankingRates | 8:56 AM

Manny Pacquiao, 42, announced his retirement from boxing only to put his hat into the political ring as a candidate for president of the Philippines. He is widely regarded as [...] » More

Citicore testing O&M innovation

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 8:56 AM

Citicore Power Inc. is testing operations and maintenance innovation to enhance solar power output, which it aims to carry out across its solar portfolio next year. According [...] » More

Data centers seen to expand in Philippines

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 8:56 AM

Fitch Solutions Country Risk & Industry Research expects a significant investment into digital infrastructure and data centre development in the Philippines and the rest [...] » More

Philippines’ inflation eases to 4.8 pct in September

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Xinhua | 8:56 AM

The year-on-year headline inflation in the Philippines eased to 4.8 percent in September, down from 4.9 percent in August, mainly driven by the slowing increment in food and [...] » More

Over 43K establishments get safety seal from government

07-Oct-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 8:56 AM

Over 43,000 public and private establishments have secured safety seal certifications from the government as of this month. In a joint statement yesterday, the Department of [...] » More