National News

9th Globe Media Excellence Awards Launched

9th Globe Media Excellence Awards: Globe continues to celebrate and promote press freedom through the 9th Globe Media Excellence Awards (GMEA). GMEA recognizes media practitioners and content creators from Visayas and Mindanao who excelled in their field of work amid the challenges posed by the global health crisis. The theme for this year is Padayon… Continue reading 9th Globe Media Excellence Awards Launched

Local News

MORE Power: Php 6.38 kWh for September

MORE Power: Php 6.38 kWh for September. More Electric and Power Corporation (More Power Iloilo), in a post on social media, bared a lesser rate (per kWh) for the month of September: Php 6.38 for residential; and Php 6.11 for commercial. It may be recalled that the rate for residential was Php 6.45 last July,… Continue reading MORE Power: Php 6.38 kWh for September

Local News

Stop Collection of Congestion Charges in Panay and Negros – ERC

Stop Collection of Congestion Charges in Panay and Negros, says ERC: The Energy Regulatory Commission, ERC, directed the Philippine Electricity Market Corporation (PEMC) to stop the collection of Congestion and other applicable charges, including but not limited to line rentals, attributable to the outage of the Cebu-Negros Submarine Cable from concerned customers, until the complete… Continue reading Stop Collection of Congestion Charges in Panay and Negros – ERC

Local News

Stable Electricity for Iloilo: Automatic Circuit Recloser

Automatic Circuit Recloser: A steady source of electricity is a convenience that every household depends on. Fortunately, MORE Power has devised a way to protect the supply of electricity and quickly restore power in just a few seconds, delivering a stable power connection for the Ilonggos. As of date, there has only been one feeder… Continue reading Stable Electricity for Iloilo: Automatic Circuit Recloser

Shopping

Major Samsung Glitches Where Professional Help is Needed

Major Samsung glitches where professional help is needed: Over time, Samsung has inclined towards producing high-end and durable devices. Nowadays, Samsung laptops and smartphones come with advanced features. By deploying AI, Samsung has made flexible accessibility for users. Moreover, these days, Samsung devices come with cloud and edge technology. Even Samsung has included Exynos processors… Continue reading Major Samsung Glitches Where Professional Help is Needed

National News

GCash Honors OFWs with New Financial Solutions

GCash honors OFWs with new financial solutions: Around 10 million Filipinos live and work overseas-- seafarers, nurses, caregivers, hotel staff, construction workers, oil field personnel, and many more-- help drive the Philippine economy through remittances they send back home. Considered the world’s fourth-largest recipient of remittances next to India, China, and Mexico, OFW remittances account… Continue reading GCash Honors OFWs with New Financial Solutions

Entertainment

Globe GIFLand: #SariSaringRewardingExperiences in 917 Celeb

Globe GIFLand: Amidst the ongoing global health crisis, Globe endeavors to bring joy to its customers via better connectivity and innovations that uplift the lives of the Filipino people. Through its annual 917 Day celebration, Globe continues to reinvent ways to share compassion and care, and provide customers with #SariSaringRewardingExperiences. Globe GIFLand GIFLand is a… Continue reading Globe GIFLand: #SariSaringRewardingExperiences in 917 Celeb

Feature Stories

Of Strategy, Solitaire, and More!

Of strategy, solitaire, and more! Prior to the internet, people had a way of entertaining themselves – there were music, dancing, television, and games. Speaking of games, did you know that the earliest record of the card game solitaire was in the late 1700s? According to the book, ‘The History of Solitaire’, the word ‘Patiencespiel’… Continue reading Of Strategy, Solitaire, and More!

Local News

ILEDF Elects New Officers and Board of Trustees

ILEDF Elects New Officers and Board of Trustees: The Iloilo Economic Development Foundation elected its 20201-22 Board of Trustees during the Annual General Membership Meeting last August 24, 2021 via Zoom. A new set of officers was also elected. They are as follows: Chairman of the Board President Engr. Terence S. Uygongco Iloilo Business Club… Continue reading ILEDF Elects New Officers and Board of Trustees

Local News

TCS to bring goIT Education Program to Western Visayas

TCS to bring goIT Education Program to Western Visayas: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading global IT service, consulting, and business solutions organization, expands its goIT program in the Philippines with another leg of activities in the Western Visayas region beginning September 8. The pandemic did not hamper TCS’ efforts to… Continue reading TCS to bring goIT Education Program to Western Visayas