NTC ordered to penalize ISPs enabling online child sexual abuse

MANILA, Jan 12 (Mabuhay)– Malacañang has directed the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to immediately impose sanctions on internet service providers (ISPs) that allow their platforms to be used for online child exploitation. In a virtual press briefing on...

PHL, France ink bilateral agreements to strengthen ties

PARIS, France, Sept 18 (Mabuhay) – The Philippines and France further strengthened its bilateral relations with the signing of several agreements on transportation and communications, culture and education. In a statement delivered after his meeting with French President François...

‘Yolanda’ multi-donor fund created to fast-track rehab efforts

MANILA, Jan 23 (Mabuhay) -– A multi-donor fund has been created to fast-track rehabilitation efforts in areas devastated by super typhoon “Yolanda,” Presidential Assistant for Rehabilitation and Reconstruction (PARR) chief Panfilo Lacson said. In his keynote speech at...

Geraldine Uy Wong’s ‘I saw What You Saw’ letter to Anderson Cooper (Part 1)

by : Myrna Aquitania In my column last week, I mentioned a letter written by Geraldine Uy Wong, a trained dentist who now manages a toy distribution company in Manila. She heroically travelled all the way to Tacloban right after Typhoon Yolanda hit, and  pulled out 16 of her...

Pag-IBIG members can now pay thru GCASH

MANILA   (Mabuhay) — Now, members of the Home Development Mutual Fund can make their payments through mobile commerce service GCASH. The Pag-IBIG Fund signed a memorandum of agreement with Globe Telecom’s subsidiary G-Xchange Inc. for the new payment facility for...