The Philippines Joins ARENA-PAC, Launches Chatbot “Revie”

The Philippines was chosen as one of the pilot countries to be connected to the Arterial Research and Educational Network in the Asia Pacific (ARENA-PAC); the country’s internal revenue announces the availability of the enhanced chatbot “Revie.”

The Philippines Launches 3DPH Information System

The 3DPH Information System aims to supplement scientific data management and analysis on disaster risk reduction activities. The government also cautions local governments to be prepared for a tsunami.

The Philippines to Improve Digital Economy Indicators

Because of technological advancements in various industries, the Philippine digital economy has evolved, and the nation’s Statistics Authority is committed to improving the methodology and exploring additional indicators to capture the digital economy’s contribution.

The Philippines Develops Unified Arrival Facility

The Philippines is adopting a scan-and-go system for Electronic Arrival Cards (eArrival Cards) in the country’s airports to facilitate transit for incoming travellers and safeguard the public from the COVID-19 virus.

Bills to Accelerate Digitalisation in the Philippines

The Philippine House of Representatives believes digitalisation is the best way to improve government service delivery and will adopt measures to use a digital platform to speed up citizen transactions and service delivery.

NetMesh Tracks Internet Speed in the Philippines

The Fixed and Mobile Benchmarking System Project (NetMesh) was recently rolled out by the National Telecommunications Commission with assistance from the Advanced Science and Technology Institute.