Faster merchant deliveries on eStore via RUSH and GrabExpress

More customers rely on eCommerce platforms for their daily needs. RUSH, Globe’s 917Ventures loyalty and e-commerce solutions provider, understands the importance of logistics in the success of a brand’s digital store. It has partnered with GrabExpress, one of the country’s leading on-demand logistics platform, to make it faster and easier for merchant partners to fulfill […]

From Business Continuity to Resilience amid COVID-19

As the pandemic drags on, some enterprises are forced into reducing their workforce, or worse even shutting down due to the subsequent recession that followed.    Data from the Philippines Statistics Authority (PSA) released last March showed that the economy shrunk more than expected in the first quarter this year, extending the recession to five […]

Brother Philippines officially certified by Great Place To Work

Staying true to its constant mission to give Filipinos a healthy and positive work environment while also providing customers with reliable and high-quality printing products and solutions, Brother Philippines has officially been certified by international workplace culture authority Great Place To Work.    Great Place To Work conducted its survey and assessment of Brother Philippines […]

Plastic Credit Exchange and Microsoft partner to ensure transparent and reliable corporate sustainability with Blockchain Technology

Plastic Credit Exchange (PCX), the first global non-profit plastic offset program, recently partnered with Microsoft to develop a blockchain-protected credit registry. The revamped credit registry will ensure the public and relevant stakeholders that all transactions within the Exchange are secure, transparent, and reliable.    Established in 2019, PCX partners with sustainably conscious businesses worldwide to […]

Microsoft launches first Asia Pacific Public Sector Cyber Security Executive Council across seven markets in the region

Cybercrime is globally disruptive and economically damaging, causing trillions of dollars in financial losses and operational impacts to individual and business victims. It threatens national security and diminishes trust in the digital economy and the Internet. Additionally, APAC continues to experience a higher-than-average encounter rate for malware and ransomware attacks – 1.6 and 1.7 times […]

917Ventures’ KodeGo helps upskill Filipino software engineers

KodeGo, 917Ventures’ new web development educational bootcamp, aims to raise the calibre of Filipino software engineers and address unemployment gaps in the country.   The venture aims to produce front-end, back-end, or full-stack web developers through extensive hands-on experience, peer-programming, and building real-world projects.    “We want to produce great innovators, so we equip our […]

25 Years of Building a Brighter Future in the Philippines

As part of its 25th anniversary in the Philippines, SAP SE (NYSE: SAP), a market leader in enterprise application software, donated a USD25,000-grant to support the Batang Bayani Life Skills Program of Teach for the Philippines (TFP), a non-profit organization working to ensure that all Filipino children benefit from inclusive, relevant, and excellent education.   The Batang […]

SAP Forms Strategic Partnership for Financial Services Industries

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and investment company Dediq GmbH today announced that they have agreed to enter into a partnership in the area of financial services.   To better serve the rapidly changing banking and insurance industry, the two companies will jointly expand SAP’s financial services portfolio with a significant investment in new solutions. These solutions will be […]

SAP Study: ASEAN Enterprises set sights on post-pandemic success with growth and customer experience considered top priorities

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced the findings of its new study of enterprises in Southeast Asia, uncovering the state of businesses and their strategic priorities, as well as challenges and opportunities for post-pandemic growth.    The regional study Digital, resilient, and experience-driven: How enterprises in Southeast Asia can prepare for the new economy reveals […]

Crypto Climate Accord Launches to Decarbonize Cryptocurrency Industry

Energy Web, Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) and the Alliance for Innovative Regulation (AIR) today announced the launch of the Crypto Climate Accord—a private sector-led initiative committed to making the cryptocurrency industry 100% renewable. Inspired by the Paris Climate Agreement, the Accord brings together the crypto and financial technology (fintech) industry to build a sustainable future […]