SSS must level-up services with contribution hike

WITH the increase in monthly contributions now inevitable following the enactment of the new Social Services System (SSS) Law, the Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (TUCP) is expecting the SSS Board and management to provide a level-up, fast, efficient and quality service in exchange for members’ increase monthly payment In a statement, TUCP President […]

e-Fulfillment aims to help sellers manage multiple marketplaces

SMART businesses know marketplaces are the heart of e-commerce, but they can be cumbersome: Sellers must juggle multiple logins, the labor and logistics of packing, shipping and tracking sales and managing inventory. Then comes updating all the marketplace listings, which can take hours. Enter the rollout of UPS eFulfillmentoffering small- and medium-sized businesses worldwide streamlined […]

Quality Matters

By: Sean Gerard Angel Pijuan My deadline is in a few hours. I zoom in on the task at hand. Nothing to disturb me, not even voices in my head. Everything seems to be concentrated on one thing until a curious thought comes into my mind. Why didn’t I have the same level of focus […]

Megaworld hikes capital spending for Maple Grove to P15-B

MEGAWORLD, the country’s largest developer of integrated urban townships, is increasing its 10-year capital spending to build the 140-hectare Maple Grove township in General Trias, Cavite to P15-billion. The company is starting the land development and commencing the construction of its first Megaworld Lifestyle Mall in Cavite this year. “We are fast tracking the developments […]

WHO urges enforcement of tobacco ad bans at sporting events

GENEVA – The World Health Organization called Thursday for better enforcement of bans on tobacco advertising at sporting events, after tobacco companies discretely reentered sponsorship deals with Formula 1 teams. “WHO is urging governments to enforce bans on tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship at sporting events, including when hosting or receiving broadcasts of Formula 1 […]

CARD MRI holds forum on rice tariffication; vows to launch related module for its 6.2M clients

Implications of the financial reforms of the government were critically addressed by the Department of Finance (DOF) through Undersecretary Karl Kendrick Chua during the forum on financial reform agenda of President Duterte for poverty eradication organized by CARD Mutually Reinforcing Institutions (CARD MRI) on February 28, 2019 in San Pablo City. According to CARD MRI […]