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Foodpanda Introduces 12 Surprises of Christmas

To usher in the holidays, foodpanda will lighten up the nation with kumukutikuti-TAP: Isang Dosenang Pamaskong Hatid ng foodpanda (12 Surprises of Christmas). For the next 12 weeks starting this October 11, foodpanda will launch weekly surprises for everyone. Kicking off the celebration is foodpanda’s biggest promotion to date. Get a chance to win the… Continue reading Foodpanda Introduces 12 Surprises of Christmas

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Emperador: Presence Expands Across North America, Europe, and China

Emperador Inc. – the world’s largest brandy company owning the iconic Emperador Brandy and Fundador Spanish Brandy de Jerez – continues its aggressive growth across North America and Europe during the first nine months of the year even as the global pandemic adversely hit most countries in these continents. Fundador, Tres Cepas, and Emperador brands… Continue reading Emperador: Presence Expands Across North America, Europe, and China

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Decode 2020: Country’s Premier Cybersecurity Conference Opens to VisMin Participants

Information Technology (IT) professionals need to keep themselves abreast with the right knowledge and latest research on the threat landscape, industry trends, and new technologies. This is why Trend Micro Inc., a global leader in cybersecurity, is bringing DECODE 2020 to the Visayas and Mindanao through its first-ever virtual conference happening on November 10-12. The… Continue reading Decode 2020: Country’s Premier Cybersecurity Conference Opens to VisMin Participants

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Duterte Urged by Public School Officials to Fire Briones

In an article by Manila Times, thousands of public-school teachers in Pangasinan have urged President Rodrigo Duterte to fire Education Secretary Leonor Briones. Protesters say that Briones is no longer capable of performing her duties and responsibilities. “How can we assure the public that we can deliver good quality education to our children when our… Continue reading Duterte Urged by Public School Officials to Fire Briones

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Country Not Yet Ready for Christmas Gatherings Says IATF Official

Just a month and a half before December yet a top official of the Inter-Agency Task Force believes that the country is not yet ready for Christmas parties and gatherings as COVID-19 continues to threaten the country. “‘Di pa tayo ready na mag-celebrate ng mga Christmas party, siguradong baka babalik tayo sa spike", says Eduardo… Continue reading Country Not Yet Ready for Christmas Gatherings Says IATF Official

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San Miguel Corp Launches Bicycle Program for Employees

San Miguel Corp, in an update, launched a bicycle program wherein employees can avail of bicycles ranging from Php 2,000 to Php 3,000 and payable for 12 months without interest. According to the company, the program aims to provide its employees with an alternative to the usual means of transportation. SMC pays for the bulk… Continue reading San Miguel Corp Launches Bicycle Program for Employees

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Three Filipino Companies Named 2020 World Best Employers

Three Filipino companies were included in the list of 2020 World’s Best Employers. Forbes Magazine has recently featured 750 of the world’s largest multinational corporations in the list based on a survey answered by 160,000 full-time workers around the globe. According to results, Samsung Electronics of South Korea is the world’s best employer followed by… Continue reading Three Filipino Companies Named 2020 World Best Employers

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DepEd Appeals to Parents Not to Answer Modules for Kids

In a social media post, the Department of Education appeals to parents to teach their children the value of honesty and to let them answer their self-learning modules themselves. Since the start of online classes, children have been given self-learning modules. However, it has been apparent that parents are the ones answering it for their… Continue reading DepEd Appeals to Parents Not to Answer Modules for Kids

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One-Third of WFH Workers Suffer from Burnout

An article by Esquire Philippines narrates that burnout is currently rising in the work from home (WFH) sector. In Microsoft’s Work Trend Index Report, it revealed that almost one-third of workers around the globe suffer from burnout in the last six months as COVID-19 forced the working sector to a WFH setup. "In the last… Continue reading One-Third of WFH Workers Suffer from Burnout

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IATF: Boracay Tourists May Take COVID-19 Test 72 Hours Prior to Trip

Those planning to go to Boracay may undergo swab test 72 hours prior to the trip – according to new guidelines. It may be recalled that the RT PCR test must be taken at least 48 hours prior to the date of travel. Moreover, only those who tested negative within the 48-hour timeline can enter… Continue reading IATF: Boracay Tourists May Take COVID-19 Test 72 Hours Prior to Trip