Grab forges strategic cloud partnership with Microsoft to drive innovation and adoption of digital services across Southeast Asia

Microsoft Corp. and Grab, the leading on-demand transportation, mobile payments and online-to-offline services platform in Southeast Asia, announced a strategic partnership that will transform the delivery of digital services and mobility in the region by leveraging Microsoft’s world-class expertise in machine learning and other artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities. As a first step in the broad […]

High Priority Bus System starts in 2019 – Mayor Inday

Mayor Inday Sara Duterte said the city government is currently in talks with the Land Transportation and Franchising Regulatory Board (LTFRB) for the High Priority Bus System (HPBS) that will take the place of jeepneys in the city. With this, Mayor Inday said she was optimistic that the HPBS will start operation in 2019. “We […]

Habitat for Humanity Phils and Euro Towers unveil P50M partnership

Habitat for Humanity Philippines unveiled a 50M-peso partnership with real estate firm Euro Towers as part of their 30th-anniversary celebration at the Apo View Hotel in Davao City last September 27, 2018. The 50-million grant from the property developer will be used for Habitat programs to build homes for the marginalized and poor families in […]

Grab receives approval from Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas to rapidly expand GrabPay services

Grab, the Philippines’ and Southeast Asia’s leading Online-to-Offline (O2O) platform, today announced it will rapidly expand the GrabPay mobile walletin the Philippines. The announcement comes as Grab receives the e-money license from The announcement comes as Grab receives the e-money license from Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, the central bank in the Philippines. With the e-money […]

DOE to Explore DavOr’s Potentials for Geothermal Energy

DAVAO ORIENTAL – In the effort of finding more efficient and sustainable energy source that would power the country’s ever-growing households and industries, the Department of Energy (DOE) is pursuing studies and surveys on some areas potential for geothermal energy. During the Information, Education, and Communication Campaign for the Philippine Geothermal Resources Inventory and Assessment […]