NASA, partners launch virtual hackathon to develop COVID-19 solutions

May 07, 2020
The U.S. space agency National Aeronautics Space Administration (NASA), European Space Agency (ESA), and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) are inviting coders, entrepreneurs, scientists, designers, storytellers, makers, builders, artists, and technologists to participate in a virtual hackathon May 30-31 dedicated to putting open data to work in developing solutions to issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic.


May 02, 2020
The Bayanihan Spirit was alive and well when SM Appliance Center and its brand partners recently brought positivity, hope and inspiration to the frontliners and patients of the hospitals in the Philippines with donations of electric fans, mosquito zappers, and washing machines.

Benefits of Borrowing Online

April 29, 2020
Today, lending is not limited to conventional bank loans. The internet offers an abundance of ways to earn, spend, and borrow money. No longer is it necessary to stand in line waiting for the bank teller to serve you. Modern forms of lending are accessible online, from any device. In comparison with old-school loans, they have their own special benefits.

Tools and resources for distance learning

April 29, 2020
MANILA, PHILIPPINES--With the current situation of the pandemic in the country, more schools are adapting to virtual learning. Thanks to availability of online resources and solutions, both educators and students are maximizing their remote learning experience and enjoying uninterrupted discussions online.

Peso Prognosis Positive As Coronavirus Countermeasures Take Hold

April 27, 2020
Market optimism, stability for the US dollar and a potential flattening of the curve have helped the Philippine peso make gains in recent days. Although incremental, the recent uptick, as noted by Guian Angelo Dumalagan, is a sign that coronavirus countermeasures could be working. The market economist for Land Bank of the Philippines told GMA News Online in mid-April that the national currency is performing well.

PAGCOR remits additional P6 billion to the Office of the President

April 15, 2020
After recently remitting a total of P20.5 billion to government coffers in response to the country’s fight against the Corona Virus Disease-2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) released on April 13 an additional P6 billion to the Socio-Civic Funds Project (SCFP) of the Office of the President (OP).

Australian GT confirm Invitational details for 2020 season

April 08, 2020
With increased interest in Australian GT from teams contesting ‘endurance’ style sports cars, the category administrators have moved to confirm details of the ‘Invitational’ division that will be open to cars that fit outside the existing Australian GT Trophy Series regulations specific to GT3 and one-make production sports cars (Trofeo Challenge).