Pineapple Production Guide

The pineapple also known botanically as Ananas comosus plant is a terrestrial herb 2 1/2 to 5 ft (.75-1.5 m) high with a spread of 3 to 4 ft (.9-1.2 m); a very short, stout stem and a rosette of waxy, straplike leaves, long-pointed, 20 to 72 in (50-180cm) 1ong; usually needle tipped and generally [&hellip

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SSS Mobile App hits 60 million transactions in 2020

The Social Security System (SSS) recorded nearly 60 million transactions in the SSS Mobile App from January to December 2020, four times more than the almost 12 million transactions recorded in the same period in 2019. SSS President and CEO Aurora C. Ignacio said apart from the continuous development of the SSS Mobile App, one [&hellip

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How to Make a Christmas Lantern – Parol Making

Christmas lantern or parol making is a folk craft. Most Filipino kids have tried their hand at making a parol at one time or another. The most basic parol can be easily constructed with just ten bamboo sticks, colored paper, and glue. Selling Christmas lantern is a good business idea to start to have an [&hellip

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Holcim Philippines shares contributions to environment stewardship in govt, private sector talks

Holcim Philippines participated in the Department of Trade and Industry’s Consumer Care Webinar on March 30 to share the company’s contributions to addressing the country’s plastic pollution challenge. Leading building solutions provider Holcim Philippines, Inc. participated last March in several virtual roundtable discussions on sustainability by private and public partners to share its accomplishments and [&hellip

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Online loans are of high importance for 74% of Filipino borrowers

A survey conducted by Robocash Group among the Filipino borrowers has shown that online lending plays an important role for them. 58% also mentioned that they were planning to take another loan for a bigger amount in the near future. Three out of four respondents indicated that online loans have been at least as important for [&hellip

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Globe to complete 43 site upgrades in Guimaras by September

Globe is beefing up its site upgrades in the province of Guimaras, known as the mango capital of the Philippines. As part of its commitment to improve network connectivity in the country, Globe is eyeing to complete the modernization of its 4G LTE network in 43 locations across the island province by September.  “We wanted [&hellip

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How to Make Vinegar from Coconut Water

Vinegar production from coconut water. Coconut vinegar is made from fermented coconut water and is used extensively as a preservative and flavouring agent in pickles, salads, sauces and many other condiments. It is a healthier alternative to synthetic vinegar. Here’s how to make vinegar from coconut water Materials: 3 liters coconut water 2-1/4 cups white [&hellip

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SSS reports P6.23 billion in disability benefits in Q4 2020

The Social Security System (SSS) recorded P6.23 billion in disbursements for disability benefits in 2020, lower by 12.6 percent from the previous year. The amount covers payouts to 118,755 beneficiaries. SSS President and Chief Executive Officer Aurora C. Ignacio attributed the decrease due to the limited mobility of members and pensioners since March 2020, when [&hellip

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Exploring SASE, the Future of Network Security

Makati City, Philippines – [March 23, 2021] – Amid today’s new normal, businesses need a secure connectivity boost in more locations than ever before. To ensure their employees’ safety and well-being, most organizations needed to embrace flexible working arrangements, which brought challenges, such as unstable internet connectivity, lack of suitable personal devices, unacceptable quality for [&hellip

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Hanabishi’s New Air Fryer Oven Is a Game-Changer

The reception for Hanabishi Appliances’ air fryer range has been nothing but positive. With different variations available, customers can easily choose one that best fits their needs and budget. This April, the top appliance manufacturer introduces another air fryer that offers more space for cooking, baking, toasting, and air-frying. With a capacity of 30 liters, [&hellip

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