Central bank of Phillipines pushes digital-heavy society

Cybersecurity important to building trust with citizens. Governor Benjamin E. Diokno of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP described his vision for the Philippines becoming a digital-heavy, cash-light society to help achieve inclusive growth – with “50 per cent or half of all transactions should be digital by 2023, and…

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Philippines SEC issue cybersecurity notice to companies

Cybersecurity more than just an IT issue The Securities and Exchange Commission Philippines issues a cybersecurity notice to all corporations under the supervision of the Commission. Companies are advised “in light of the increase of online digital transactions, the rise of cyber financial crimes, and the recent reports of hacking…

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Working in male dominated IT field in Phillipines

Women researchers at DOSTI-ASTI spoke about their experiences within the field of ITC The Phillipines’ Department of Science and Technology – Advanced Science and Technology Institute (DOSTI-ASTI) is known for its contributions to the growth of Space Technology, Information and Communications Technology (ICT), and Microelectronics in the country. Early in…

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