PLDT: ‘Countermeasures in place to reinforce cybersecurity’

Cathy Yap-Yang, head of PLDT’s corporate communications, said in a letter to PressOne.PH that the 10 data breaches in 2019, mentioned in a filing with US corporate regulators, had been addressed in compliance with requirements set by the Philippines’s National Privacy Commission.

Inflation accelerates to 2.7% in July

Inflation accelerates to 2.7% in July

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported a higher inflation rate of 2.7 percent for July 2020, from June’s 2.5 percent, as the economic crunch due to the pandemic bore down on transport costs.

DTI: Dine-in restaurants, gyms, salons ‘not allowed’ under MECQ

DTI: Dine-in restaurants, gyms, salons ‘not allowed’ under MECQ

Dine-in restaurants, barbershops, salons, gyms, and other businesses have been ordered to temporarily shut down as Metro Manila and other nearby provinces were placed under the Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ) by President Rodrigo Duterte from Aug. 4 to 18.