Transport groups want gov’t to review sale of Move It to Grab Philippines

Four transport civic groups on Thursday urged the government’s inter-agency technical working group (TWG) in charge of conducting the pilot test of motorcycle taxi services in the Philippines to review the sale of Move It Philippines to Grab Philippines.  In a briefing, Atty. Ariel Inton, founder of Lawyers for Commuters Safety and Protection said the… Read More Transport groups want gov’t to review sale of Move It to Grab Philippines

GCash rolls out username anonymity when sending money

GCash, the Philippines’ biggest mobile wallet, underscores its strong commitment to protect the accounts and personal information of its customers as it places utmost priority in helping address scam text messages that bear full names of mobile phone users. The leading fintech firm also asserts the integrity of the data of its over 66 million… Read More GCash rolls out username anonymity when sending money

Move It provides Libreng Sakay to uniformed personnel

Following its successful Libreng Sakay program for public school teachers,  motorcycle taxi company Move It will also provide free rides to government law enforcers and military servicemen from September 12 until October 12, 2022. “All they need to do is present their ID and Move It drivers will transport them for free,” said Move It… Read More Move It provides Libreng Sakay to uniformed personnel

PLDT ramps up asset protection initiatives in 2022

PLDT Inc. (PLDT) has ramped up its efforts to  protect its physical assets, including its network infrastructure in a bid to further improve customer experience. Year-on-year, PLDT logged a 422-percent increase in apprehensions related to incidents such as theft between January to July 2021 and January to July 2022, according to figures from PLDT’s Asset… Read More PLDT ramps up asset protection initiatives in 2022

SBITC to deploy 4 rubber tired gantries

A subsidiary of International Container Terminals Inc. is deploying four additional rubber tired gantries (RTG) to boost its landside operations and improve overall productivity ahead of peak shipping season.  Scheduled for delivery in the last week of September, Subic Bay International Terminals Inc. (SBITC) said  the RTGs will augment the terminal’s existing fleet of six… Read More SBITC to deploy 4 rubber tired gantries

Globe seeks unified front vs cybercriminals as worsening online scams threaten to stifle digitalization efforts

As the Philippines’ leading digital solutions platform, Globe has been at the forefront of clamping down on scammers accessing personal data of mobile phone users in their ever evolving modus operandi to dupe people out of their hard-earned money. Globe reiterates that it has long put in place stringent measures to ensure the sanctity of… Read More Globe seeks unified front vs cybercriminals as worsening online scams threaten to stifle digitalization efforts

Smart: No breach in systems, citing individual SIMs as source of scam text 

Smart Communications, Inc. is committed to keep its customers safe against fraud. Smart has beefed up its cybersecurity infrastructure to protect the personal information of its customers and to prevent criminals from breaching its network.  With the recent spate of smishing attacks, Smart has intensified its efforts against malicious text messages that aim to defraud… Read More Smart: No breach in systems, citing individual SIMs as source of scam text 

GCash shifts from text notifications to ensure messages are legit

GCash, the mobile wallet of Globe Telecom is set to move  confirmation messages from text inbox to the app inbox in a bid to improve security as well provide customers with easier access to their transaction history. “GCash has been relentless in protecting the funds and personal data of our customers. Migrating the transaction confirmation… Read More GCash shifts from text notifications to ensure messages are legit