Press Release Archive

SSS approves over 4,300 unemployment benefit online applications after 2 weeks of implementation

The Social Security System (SSS) on Friday said it had approved more than 4,300 unemployment benefit applications that were filed online since announcing the new procedure.   “From June 22 to July 6, 2020, we already released an initial P59.80 million worth of unemployment benefits to 4,392 qualified members who submitted their online application thru [&hellip

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Globe, DepEd hold training to keep teachers, learners safe online

Globe Telecom and the Department of Education (DepEd) have joined hands to create a safe and healthy online learning environment for teachers, students, and home educators this coming school year. While technology has been playing a big part in the lives of many teachers and students since the community quarantine started over four months ago,  [&hellip

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Globe extends assistance to Cebu City hospitals, barangays

With Cebu City still battling with a high number of COVID-19 cases and several barangays facing lockdown, Globe Telecom continues to extend its assistance to select hospitals and barangays in the area to help ease the impact of the pandemic on medical and auxiliary staff. There are currently over 8,000 COVID-19 cases in Cebu City [&hellip

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RPA Tech: Empowering Workforce, Automating the Future

Makati City, Philippines—July 29, 2020—Robots have been around for years, working side by side with humans in ways never imagined before. They make lives easier as they serve as tools that complement how people live, work, and play. They also help in performing simple, repetitive tasks faster and more precise, making them the perfect “assistants.” [&hellip

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Fortinet Recognized as Winner of Microsoft’s 2020 Commercial Marketplace Partner of the Year

Award Underscores Fortinet’s Commitment to Enable Easy and Secure Deployment of SaaS, VM or Container Security Solutions to Protect Azure Workloads and Application  PHILIPPINES, Manila., July 27, 2020   News Summary  Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced it has won Microsoft’s 2020 Commercial Marketplace Partner of [&hellip

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Level up the virtual classroom experience with Epson’s ELPDC21 Document Camera

July 2020 – PHILIPPINES – As a way to make the remote learning experience more engaging and efficient, educators can use Epson’s cutting-edge ELPDC21 – an advanced document camera, for use alongside Epson education projectors, which can easily capture and display on-hand learning materials in crisp HD 1080p resolution images. This is especially beneficial now, [&hellip

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SSS sets new guidelines for the online filing of retirement benefit claims via My.SSS

The Social Security System (SSS) has set new guidelines for the online filing of retirement claim applications (RCAs) to allow more members to benefit safely and conveniently. The state-run pension fund issued SSS Circular No. 2020 – 018 signed by SSS President and CEO Aurora C. Ignacio, which expanded the coverage of the online RCA [&hellip

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Businesses must ‘innovate and transform’ post Covid-19 disruption to be competitive

SAP survey reveals 40% of businesses currently adopting a “wait and see” approach, hoping for resumption of ‘previous normalcy’ Transition to becoming ‘intelligent enterprises’ extremely critical to inventing new business models and revenue streams Singapore — 20th July, 2020— SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced the results of its poll of 4,500 Southeast Asian business [&hellip

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SSS implements number coding in 61 selected branches

The Social Security System (SSS) implemented a number coding system and modified service procedures in handling transactions in 61 selected branches nationwide. The new procedures aim to regulate the number of people transacting in SSS branches amid the ongoing coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. SSS President and CEO Aurora C. Ignacio on Wednesday signed SSS [&hellip

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International Partnerships, Aggressive Expansion Push Tanduay Rhum to Number 1 Spot Anew

Tanduay‘s international partnerships and global expansion bolstered its worldwide sales, making it the world’s top-selling rum for the third consecutive year. “Being declared the World’s Number 1 Rum for the third year is an achievement not just for Tanduay but for the entire country as our products are proudly Philippine-made using materials sourced locally. We [&hellip

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