Toyota launches emotorsports program

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 04 Jul 2020 16:29:32 +0000

Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) has officially launched its first emotorsports program, the GR Supra GT Cup Asia-Philippines, which starts this month. Organized under Toyota’s global Gazoo Racing brand, the virtual racing tournament aims to find the country’s top esports racers, who will represent the country in the Asian Regional Round in the last quarter of […]

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Rep. Villar urges Filipinos to buy local; support MSMEs

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 04 Jul 2020 16:28:00 +0000

Las Piñas Lone District Representative Camille Villar called on Filipino consumers to buy local and support small businesses as she urged the government to simplify loan procedures aimed at helping micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) at this time of the Covid-19 health crisis. In the virtual meeting of the House Committee on MSME Development […]

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Malabon KKC finds ways to address kid hunger amid pandemic

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 04 Jul 2020 16:26:13 +0000

Children under three and lactating moms need the most help with correct nutrition, most especially for proper brain development during a child’s first 1,000 days. At this time of the Covid-19 pandemic, however, LGUs and groups must immediately implement a nutrition program that has a proven record of success, showing the largest and most compelling […]

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SSS amends guidelines on temporary ACOP suspension

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 04 Jul 2020 16:23:40 +0000

The Social Security System (SSS) amended the guidelines on the temporary suspension of the Annual Confirmation of Pensioners Program (ACOP) following the continuous implementation of community quarantine due to the coronavirus pandemic. SSS President and Chief Executive Officer Aurora Ignacio said under the amended guidelines, pensioners who have not complied with the ACOP for the […]

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Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach as new brand ambassador of online ESL platform 51Talk

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 04 Jul 2020 06:33:54 +0000

MISS Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach announced her new role as a brand ambassador of an online English education platform during a live stream to her 1.7 million plus Facebook followers. Joined by host Tim Yap, Pia shared that by helping spread awareness about the livelihood opportunity being offered by 51Talk, she would be able to […]

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WeWork drives the way forward for safe work environment

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 18:09:38 +0000

AS businesses adapt to the new normal and transition to the future of workplaces, physical and virtual work space provider WeWork remains committed in setting a high bar for its enterprise partners to maintain safe workplaces that enable connection, collaboration and productivity. “For WeWork, the configuration of space to ensure experience and productivity is an […]

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DTI ramps up livelihood programs for BP2 resumption

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 18:07:33 +0000

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is ramping up its livelihood programs as it prepares for the resumption of the “Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa” (BP2) program. DTI Undersecretary for Special Concerns and Trade Promotions Group (TPG) Abdulgani Macatoman said they are augmenting the  agency’s entrepreneurship assistance and packages to prioritize would-be beneficiaries of  BP2. […]

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5 finalists vie for young scientists talent search   

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 18:06:29 +0000

FIVE exemplary finalists from different institutions have been chosen to vie for the 2020 National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) Talent Search for Young Scientists. The paper presentation will be conducted on June 26 at 9 a.m. broadcast live on the NAST PHL Facebook page. Vying for the coveted award and their topics are […]

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PopCom sees pandemic to result 2M babies  

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 18:05:24 +0000

WITH family planning efforts hampered, nearly two million Filipino women of reproductive age, or those between 15 to 49 years old, will get pregnant this year. The Commission on Population and Development (PopCom) cited a recent projection from the University of the Philippines Population Institute (UPPI) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), which estimated […]

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Amway donates cash, products, PPE in fight against Covid-19

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 18:04:19 +0000

Amway Philippines has pledged over P3 million in cash, products and personal protective equipment (PPE), including its marketing budget, to benefit various groups in the frontlines in the country’s the fight against Covid-19. “Amway Philippines is taking collective steps in providing relief to those working bravely amid the pandemic. We believe that everyone can play […]

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