New lenders group to give online financial industry highest standards

February 28, 2020
A couple of months have passed since the National Privacy Commission (NPC) and the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) addressed the issue of several cases of online lending operators launching public shaming campaign against delinquent borrowers, from imposing imprisonment (fast approach) to a more recent implementation of administrative fines for lender companies mishandling personal data or not having a Data Privacy Officer.

8 Bouquets to Give on Friendship Day – from Cebu Flora

January 08, 2020
“Friendship is a process full of give and take, full of faith, full of livelihood, laughter, tears, arguments, disagreements, and courage. True friendship is a humbling and vulnerable experience. Opening yourself up and sharing your hopes and fears is scary. It is this vulnerability that I think is the true essence of friendship.”

Pinoy-made ocean waste collector and dengue mapper to join the NASA global hackathon

November 29, 2019
MANILA, Philippines - A deployable, autonomous ocean waste collection system utilizing space data to locate nearby garbage patches built by students from De La Salle University and an automated information portal which correlates dengue cases with real-time data from satellite, climate, and search engines won the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's International Space Apps Challenge last October 18-20, 2019 in Manila