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Uber Admits Personal Info Of Filipinos Exposed In Data Breach

Ridesharing firm Uber has confirmed that the personal information of Filipinos had been exposed in a massive data breach involving 57 million users worldwide dating back to October 2016. In a statement Tuesday, the National Privacy Commission (NPC) warned that Uber may face serious criminal and civil liabilities under the Data Privacy Act of 2012. “While Uber has repeatedly asserted that...

P24-M Luxury Cars, Steel Shipments Seized In Manila Port

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) seized PHP24.2 million worth of used sports cars and overweight steel products at the Manila International Container Port (MICP). Commissioner Isidro Lapena said the shipments were loaded with two Lamborghini and a Ferrari, and steel products from Australia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), and China. The apprehended shipments contains a used 2012 Lamborghini Glardo consigned to a...

LTO Revokes Maria Isabel Lopez’s License Over ASEAN Lane Breach

The Land Transportation Office (LTO) has revoked the driver’s license of actress Maria Isabel Lopez after she passed through the lanes exclusively designated for delegates of the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to evade heavy traffic along Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) earlier this month. Lopez is also prohibited from applying and reacquiring license for the next two...

Caltex To Pick 150,000 Easy And Instant Lucky Winners In Caltex Fill Up With Chow Promo

Caltex, marketed by Chevron Philippines Inc. (CPI), is making sure customers will have a chance to win instant prizes each time they gas up in card-accepting Caltex stations nationwide through its Caltex Fill Up with Chow promo. From November 15, 2017 to January 15, 2018; a total of 150,000 customers can win delicious Chowking food products for a minimum...

PhilJets Takes Delivery Of Its Second Cessna Citation XLS+, The Third Business Jet Of Its Fast Growing Fleet

PhilJets is once again proving its efficiency and desire to satisfy its clients with continuous improved service. On the sideline of the 31st Asean Summit, the delivery of a brand-new Cessna Citation XLS+ that will be operated by PhilJets is the third business jet that joins the fast growing business aviation firm’s fleet within a year. This is the company’s...

Chevron Joins Forces With Host Community In Coastal Cleanup For Endangered Olive-Ridley Sea Turtles

Employees of Chevron Philippines Inc. (CPI), marketer of Caltex fuels and lubricants, teamed up with over 200 townsfolk and local government officials of San Pascual, Batangas to fill more than 400 trash bags which amounted to 1.47 tons of rubbish during the coastal cleanup or day four of CPI’s annual Volunteer Week activity. CPI, which maintains a terminal nearby,...

ANC Stages Car Show To Launch New Motoring Program “Rev”

ANC, the ABS-CBN News Channel, put together a dazzling display of cars and gathered car enthusiasts in one venue to launch its new motoring show “Rev” last night (November 7) at the ANCx event in Circuit Makati. “Rev” offers viewers a fun joyride into the unique and exciting world of the Philippine automotive industry. Paolo Abrera, one of the country’s...

Suspected Killer Of The “Good Samaritan” Grab Driver Arrested

Many netizens and Grab users were saddened after the report of a Grab driver killed and stole his SUV last October 25. Gerardo Maquidato Jr. was awarded by the ride-hailing service for being a good samaritan to his passenger who needed to acquire bags of blood for her dialysis. Maquidato did not charge her. In the reports, Police arrested Narc Tulod...

Motorists Advised Of Lockdown Areas During ASEAN Summit

The government will implement a lockdown in some parts of Metro Manila to avoid traffic congestion during the country’s hosting of the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit. In a statement, Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Officer in Charge Catalino Cuy, who is also the concurrent chairperson of the Asean Committee on Security, Peace and Order,...

SMC Ready To Roll Out Expansion Of SLEX, Skyway, NAIAex

Listed conglomerate San Miguel Corp. (SMC) is gearing up for a massive expansion that will increase capacity of its southern Metro Manila toll roads, in its bid to help the government ease traffic congestion in the metropolis. SMC’s infrastructure arm, San Miguel Holdings Corp., aims to complete expansion plans for the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), Skyway system, NAIA Expressway (NAIAeX)...

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