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Globe’s Data Breach Affects 8K Prepaid Subscribers

Some 8,851 Globe subscribers who registered for free entertainment and concert tickets are affected by a data breach, the telecom company said. According to Globe, an error in the system caused it to send data registration confirmation receipt containing the...
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PH Debt Soars to P7.3T but Country’s Capacity to Pay Increased

Hitting a record-high of P7.3 trillion at the end of 2018, the country’s debt has posted a 9.6 percent increase from 2017, but the steady economic growth has raised the government’s capacity to pay these debts. Accounting for the 65.5...
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Wage Increase Awaits Boracay Employees

After having no income for more than six months because of the temporary closure of the island, workers in Boracay will now be receiving higher wages. Department of Labor and Employment Regional Director and Chairman of the Regional Tripartite Wages...
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DA to Farmers: ‘Sell Your ‘Palay’ to NFA and Get P50K Loan’

About 500 rice farmers who will sell their produce to the National Food Authority (NFA) may take advantage of a P50, 000 worth of loan from the Department of Agriculture with low-interest rates and without any collateral. Department of Agriculture...
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Faster SSS Loans and Benefits Processing for Members Who Update Contact Information

Individually-paying members of the Social Security System (SSS) may take advantage of a faster processing of their contributions once they updated their contact information with the agency. In a statement, SSS President and Chief Executive Officer Emmanuel Dooc urged self-employed...
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Villanueva’s Bill Pushes for Flexible Working Hours for Filipinos

Filipino workers will gain more control over their work once Senator Joel S. Villanueva’s bill seeking to grant employees and employers the option to implement a flexible working arrangement scheme goes on full effect. The said bill will amend Article...

Grab Facing P6.5M Fine for Submitting Insufficient Price Monitoring Data

For not submitting correct, sufficient, and timely data required to monitor compliance with its price monitoring commitments, the ride-hailing company ‘Grab’ is set to pay the penalty worth P6.5 million. The government watchdog, Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) imposed the said...
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‘Adobo’ and ‘Lechon Kawali’ Win £350K Worth of Investment for a Pinoy Street Food Vendor in London

Pinoy recipes are genuinely world class. This Pinoy street food vendor has proven that Filipino dishes do not only win hearts and palates, it can also earn them an investment! The BBQ Dreamz Filipino-born Lee Johnson, together with his Irish...

Faster Travel Time from Pampanga to Laguna, Thanks to the P80-B North-South Commuter Railway Project

A commuter traveling from Pampanga will only spend 1.5 hours to get to Laguna and vice versa, once the North-South Commuter Railway Project has been completed. Making this project possible is a recently signed loan agreement between the Philippines’ Department...
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McDo PH to Hire 20K New Managers and Service Crew

Gearing towards expansion by launching more restaurants, Golden Arches Development Corporation (McDonalds Philippines) is looking into adding over 20,000 new crew members and management trainees. Accordingly, McDonald’s PH will be accepting interested applicants during their nationwide ‘Go Hire Day. In...