Local businesses have suffered a great deal due to economic lockdowns and limited movement of people. They have faced immense difficulties to fulfill their inventory demands and also the inability to resume their business operations has caused absolute losses. While they may have missed out on making profits in recent times due to the fact that they wouldn’t have ...

Discover a free app solution and the essentials you need to ensure that you create an experience that’s just right for your clients or customers. We all know that we need to design a new site for mobile use and ease first, before translating it into desktop versions. Average web stats show that a substantially higher percentage of people ...

Hotels and restaurants have been hit by a wave of cancellations as new coronavirus restrictions throw the country’s Christmas celebrations into doubt and raise the prospect of a fresh setback for the high street. If new rules banning gatherings of more than six people remain in place over the festive season, analysts say, the absence of Christmas parties and ...

A Welsh business that sources and sells natural and organic health and beauty products has hit the £25 million turnover mark, after increasing sales by 25% year on year. Naissance, based in a 40,000 square foot warehouse in Neath, Wales was founded in 2005 by entrepreneur Jem Skelding from his spare bedroom. His childhood in Africa inspired Jem, where ...

The Philippines will have access to potential COVID-19 vaccines being developed by US firms without any strings attached, the Department of Health (DoH) said on Friday, after the presidential spokesman had linked the pardoning of a US Marine to ensuring access. This as the DoH reported that the country now has over 250,000 coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases. Health Undersecretary ...

A modern jeepney with routes from Roces to Cubao as it starts picking up passengers on June 22. -- PHILIPPINE STAR/ MICHAEL VARCAS Distancing rules in public transport have been eased, allowing jeeps, buses, trains, and planes to carry more passengers amid the region's worst coronavirus outbreak, the Department of Transportation (DoTr) said. The one-meter physical distancing rule has been ...

Vice President Leni Robredo addresses the media after the Supreme Court, sitting as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal, announced its latest action in relation to the electoral protest filed by Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos. -- CHARLIE VILLEGAS / OVP The Office of the Vice-President (OVP) has again initiated a program to assist Filipinos left unemployed by the coronavirus pandemic -- this time ...

HYTTALO SOUZA/UNSPLASH The government will soon resume its polio and measles immunization program for children despite the ongoing coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases' Resolution No. 70 said that the Department of Health (DoH) can conduct its measles-rubella and oral polio vaccine supplemental immunization activities regardless of the community quarantine ...

A lawmaker is seeking to create additional jobs to boost local employment, through the appropriation of at least 10% of all funds allotted for local infrastructure projects. Transportation Committee Chair and Samar Representative Edgar Mary Sarmiento filed House Bill 7591, otherwise known as the Employment Generation Through Infrastructure Investment Program, which mandates the government through the Department of Public Works ...

MARIA RESSA, Executive Editor and CEO of Philippine news website Rappler, speaks to the media beside former Rappler reporter Reynaldo Santos Jr. (L) and lawyer Ted Te (R), after being found guilty of cyber-libel, in Manila City Hall, June 15. -- REUTERS A Senate measure is seeking to provide enhanced protection, security, benefits for the country's media workers. Senate President ...

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