DICT launches digital platform for business registration
The launch of the new portal reflects the government’s commitment to promoting ease of doing business and transparency in public transactions.
Ministry of Agriculture names research, innovation strategic programmes in 2021
The nation is intent on ramping up deployment of new technology in the agriculture industry in a bid to provide quality products and boost exports.
New app helps hospitality sector fortify pandemic management protocols
Investing in digital tech and outbreak management programmes can help mitigate the impacts of the new normal
UK, Japan ink robotics deal on fusion energy, nuclear decommissioning research
The project is anticipated to provide benefits to the two countries in terms of opening avenues for employment and upgrading scientific and engineering processes.
More Philippine entrepreneurs urged to renew, register business online
The move comes after the Trade and Industry Department recorded a spike in business registrations and renewals last year as more people put up online businesses in the midst of the pandemic.
Indonesia strengthens digital cooperation ties with Singapore
The two economies are also planning to implement a sharing of best practices and protocols regarding the rollout and enhancement of 5G networks.
Fitness app adopted by Indonesia’s Ministry of Youth and Sports
The use of the health application is seen to encourage people to embrace healthy living in the midst of the global health crisis.
Pasig government integrates digital contact tracing with other cities
Local government officials are encouraging other public sector units and agencies to join in initiatives to streamline digital contact tracing methods.
Philippines DTI launches platform for first virtual national trade fair
Government officials express optimism that utilising online platforms will make the event more accessible to a larger consumer market
Fortifying cybersecurity through effective risk management
Proper assessment and identification of data security levels are crucial for an effective critical event management system which, in the long term, can mitigate the effects of cyber threats.