Grab fares surge under opaque algorithm

Grab fares surge under opaque algorithm

Data collected by PCIJ showed that rides of the GrabCar service always included surge fees, the additional cost computed by an algorithm to get more cars on the road. However, the data also suggested that customers still often endure lengthy wait times even when fares were high.

FACT-CHECK: US has no military bases in the Philippines

FACT-CHECK: US has no military bases in the Philippines

An X user makes the false claim that the United States has five military bases in the Philippines.CLAIM:  The United States has five military bases in the Philippines. RATING: FALSE   An X user made the false claim that the United States has five military bases...

Amusing Ourselves to Death

Amusing Ourselves to Death

Social Media is hazardous to your health! That is the label that the US Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murphy wants to be placed on all social media platforms, like the warning labels placed on alcohol and cigarettes.

Food Security

Food Security

The Philippines should call for “fair rules of the game” at the food and fertilizer market. The Philippine should defend its right, in its relations with the US and European Union, to access food and agricultural products without paying attention to the political aspect.

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Meneleo Carlos Jr. dies at 95

Meneleo J. Carlos Jr., businessman and industrialist known for his stewardship of the pioneering Philippine chemical conglomerate Resins Inc. as well as his active involvement in various national business organizations, died peacefully Friday night, May 17, at the age of 95.

How Teachmint continues to empower PH education

With the remnants of the pandemic that left an increased growth of learning gaps and the education system’s inevitable evolution, an academic digital platform continues to navigate in bringing quality education even in rural places in the Philippines.

Grab fares surge under opaque algorithm

Data collected by PCIJ showed that rides of the GrabCar service always included surge fees, the additional cost computed by an algorithm to get more cars on the road. However, the data also suggested that customers still often endure lengthy wait times even when fares were high.

Food Security

The Philippines should call for “fair rules of the game” at the food and fertilizer market. The Philippine should defend its right, in its relations with the US and European Union, to access food and agricultural products without paying attention to the political aspect.

Amusing Ourselves to Death

Social Media is hazardous to your health! That is the label that the US Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murphy wants to be placed on all social media platforms, like the warning labels placed on alcohol and cigarettes.

FACT-CHECK: US has no military bases in the Philippines

FACT-CHECK: US has no military bases in the Philippines

An X user makes the false claim that the United States has five military bases in the Philippines.CLAIM:  The United States has five military bases in the Philippines. RATING: FALSE   An X user made the false claim that the United States has five military bases...

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Is the US ready to go to war over the West Philippine Sea?

Is the US ready to go to war over the West Philippine Sea?

The United States has reaffirmed many times its “ironclad” commitment to help defend the Philippines, its oldest ally in the region, in case of an attack on its vessel, aircraft, or personnel anywhere in the Pacific, including the West Philippine Sea.

Invoking the Mutual Defense Treaty

Invoking the Mutual Defense Treaty

China’s Coast Guard had intercepted and prevented a small Philippine indigenous boat from bringing food and fresh water to troops stationed aboard a naval transport vessel stuck in Ayungin Shoal in the West Philippine Sea.

PPI reinforces viability, innovation on 60th anniversary

On its 60th year, PPI organizes three assemblies and hosts two major awards from April 24 to 26 at Century Park in Manila: General Membership Meeting, Outstanding Stories on Breast Cancer, National Press Forum, Community Press Awards, and Learning Exchange Forum.

Meneleo Carlos Jr. dies at 95

Meneleo Carlos Jr. dies at 95

Meneleo J. Carlos Jr., businessman and industrialist known for his stewardship of the pioneering Philippine chemical conglomerate Resins Inc. as well as his active involvement in various national business organizations, died peacefully Friday night, May 17, at the age of 95.

How Teachmint continues to empower PH education

With the remnants of the pandemic that left an increased growth of learning gaps and the education system’s inevitable evolution, an academic digital platform continues to navigate in bringing quality education even in rural places in the Philippines.

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