84% of eligible population in NCR vaccinated by November

Around 84 percent of the eligible population in the National Capital Region (NCR) is expected to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 by November, Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) chairman Benjamin “Benhur” Abalos Jr. said on Monday. During the vaccination rollout at SM City Clark in Angeles City, Pampanga, Abalos said 75.57 percent of the NCR’s […]

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The Oligonucleotide Therapeutics Society Celebrates Another Remarkable Annual Meeting

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Oligonucleotide Therapeutics Society’s 17th Annual Meeting was held virtually the second year in a row and was once again phenomenally successful. Over 1,000 attendees around the world engaged in lively discussions and learned about groundbreaking developments in a broad range of oligonucleotide-based disciplines. The Rare Diseases Session featured progress […]

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‘The Client is King’: Rothzerg Launches New Digital Transformation Agency

Internationally sought-after developer, Emre Rothzerg, shares his approach to centring business around people – not profits. MELBOURNE, Australia, Oct. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Emre Rothzerg officially announces the launch of his people-oriented digital agency, offering clients a range of services to help them stand out in the crowded online space. “Whether your digital dream is […]

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Nova coop joins Duterte admin’s PUV modernization program

As the Novaliches Development Cooperative Inc. (Novadeci) marked its 45th anniversary last September, it added another milestone in its business operations by joining the Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program (PUVMP) of the administration of President Rodrigo R. Duterte. It has partnered with the government-run Land Bank of the Philippines (LandBank) in financing the acquisition of […]

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3-cornered fight emerges in Laoag mayoralty post

A three-cornered rivalry for the Laoag City mayoralty post will be witnessed by residents in the May 2022 polls if no one withdraws from the race. First-term Mayor Michael Marcos Keon is seeking reelection but this time, his former ally and running mate, vice mayor Vicentito Lazo wants him dethroned while former mayor Chevylle Fariñas […]

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Nat’l ID data can be authenticated online, offline

The Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) will allow for faster and more accessible services and accelerate the country’s goal toward a digital economy. Identity verification will also be simpler with the authentication services that the PhilSys will provide and which its partners can utilize, National Statistician and Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) Undersecretary Dennis Mapa said during […]

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