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Global innovation index 2018

THE PHILIPPINES’ rank in terms of innovation was unchanged from a year ago, despite “high scores” in business environment, education and information and communications technology (ICT), according to an annual report of the Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)......»»

Category: financeSource: bworldonline bworldonlineJul 11th, 2018

Global innovation index 2018

THE PHILIPPINES’ rank in terms of innovation was unchanged from a year ago, despite “high scores” in business environment, education and information and communications technology (ICT), according to an annual report of the Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 11th, 2018

PH among worst in ease of doing business, education – report

MANILA, Philippines– The Philippines retained the 73rd spot out of 126 economies in the 2018 Global Innovation Index (GII). The GII ranks countries according to their capacity and success in innovation. The survey looks into a country’s institutions, infrastructure, business and market sophistication, knowledge and technology outputs, human and capital ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 11th, 2018

Filipinos top global survey in concern over security

MANILA, Philippines – Filipinos recorded the highest level of concern over security issues, according to the newly released 2018 Unisys Security Index. The Philippines scored 232 out of 300 in the index, which is 59 points higher than the global average of 173. Still the Philippine index fell 11 points ........»»

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PH still 5th in CPJ 2018 Global Impunity Index

NEW YORK-BASED press freedom watchdog Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has released its 2018 Global Impunity Index which ranks states with the worst records of prosecuting the killers of jour.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsNov 5th, 2018

PH still 5th in CPJ 2018 Global Impunity Index

NEW YORK-BASED press freedom watchdog Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has released its 2018 Global Impunity Index which ranks states with the worst records of prosecuting the killers of jour.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 5th, 2018

Despite improved status, PH ranks 5th on Global Impunity Index

MANILA, Philippines – Despite an "improved" status on the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) 2018 Global Impunity Index , the Philippines ranks 5th among countries where the murders of journalists are left unprosecuted. Only Somalia, Syria, Iraq, and South Sudan were ranked higher than the Philippines on the list. CPJ's Global Impunity Index calculates ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2018

Filipinos rank second worldwide in commemorating the departed

The Philippines ranked second in the world when it comes to cultural practices for remembering departed loved ones, according to an international index. Skymorials, an online memorials and tributes provider, announced that the country ranked second only to Mexico with a 59.9 percent score in its global index report for 2018. The ranking is based […] The post Filipinos rank second worldwide in commemorating the departed appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsOct 31st, 2018

PHL found among most improved in global competitiveness index

THE PHILIPPINES placed fifth among the nine economies of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) covered by the Global Competitiveness Report 2018-2019, which measures a country’s standing using a set of criteria that determine level of productivity, and 56th globally among 140 economies on the list. The post PHL found among most improved in global competitiveness index appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsOct 17th, 2018

The global competitiveness index 2018 ranking

THE PHILIPPINES placed fifth among the nine economies of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) covered by the Global Competitiveness Report 2018-2019, which measures a country’s standing using a set of criteria that determine level of productivity, and 56th globally among 140 economies on the list.  The post The global competitiveness index 2018 ranking appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsOct 17th, 2018

JLL names new proptech director as part of digital transformation move

MANILA, 26 September 2018 -- JLL has appointed Jordan Kostelac as the Director of Proptech in Asia Pacific. Based in Hong Kong, Kostelac's appointment is part of the firm's global strategic vision to drive digital innovation in real estate. He will report to Albert Ovidi, Chief Operating Officer, JLL Asia Pacific. In his new role, Mr Kostelac will work with internal and external stakeholders in pushing continuous innovation within and beyond the company. He will focus on exploring emerging technologies, leading the firm's tech-based incubator programmes and showcases, as well as creating and deploying tech-enabled business models and products for clients. "With proptech start...Keep on reading: JLL names new proptech director as part of digital transformation move.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 26th, 2018

PH Leaps to 60th Spot in Logistics Performance Index

The Philippines continues to improve its global ranking with the latest World Bank Logistics Performance Index (LPI) 2018 edition. From 71st spot in 2016, the country leaped to 60th among 160 countries ranked according to their trade logistics performance. “We are now reaping the fruits of the government’s reforms and these are seen globally. Guided […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJul 30th, 2018

PH leaps to 60th spot in Logistics Performance Index

The Philippines (PH) continues to improve its global ranking with the latest World Bank Logistics Performance Index (LPI) 2018 edition.  From 71st spot in 2016, the country leaped to 60th among 160 countries ranked according to their trade logistics performance. “We are now reaping the fruits of the government’s reforms and these are seen globally. […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  boholnewsdailyRelated NewsJul 28th, 2018

Philippines active in fight against modern slavery

The Philippines has an estimated 780,000 of its population living in slavery and is among the leaders in the Asia- Pacific region in responding to the fight against modern slavery, according to the 2018 Global Slavery Index. Source link link: Philippines active in fight against modern slavery.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 21st, 2018

Philippines active in fight against modern slavery

The Philippines has an estimated 780,000 of its population living in slavery and is among the leaders in the Asia- Pacific region in responding to the fight against modern slavery, according to the 2018 Global Slavery Index......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 21st, 2018

PH still among world s worst countries to work in – report

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines was ranked as among the world's worst countries to work in, according to the Global Workers' Rights Index 2018 . The report of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) ranked 142 countries on the degree of respect for workers' rights from 1 to 5, with 1 as the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 9th, 2018

Alejano: Strong institutions needed to improve PH peace status

The Philippines needs strong institutions and clear policies to improve its peace status, Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano said on Friday. Alejano said this after a recent study of Global Peace Index 2018.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 8th, 2018

PHL among 10 worst countries for workers’ rights –int’l trade union

The Philippines is among the 10 “worst” countries for workers’ rights, the world’s largest trade union federation said in its Global Rights Index 2018. Source link link: PHL among 10 worst countries for workers’ rights –int’l trade union.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 8th, 2018

Lorenzana on ‘least peaceful’ PH: ‘I don’t think so’ 

DEFENSE Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Thursday refuted a report of an Australia-based think tank that the Philippines was among the “least peaceful” countries. “I do not think so,” Lorenzana told reporters when sought for his comment on the report of the Global Peace Index 2018 of the Institute of Economics and Peace (IEP). The Philippines ranked 137th , [...] The post Lorenzana on ‘least peaceful’ PH: ‘I don’t think so’  appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJun 7th, 2018

Drug war, Marawi pull down PH in Global Peace Index

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte's bloody anti-drug campaign and the 5-month siege in Marawi City pulled down the Philippines' ranking in the 2018 Global Peace Index. The Philippines slid one place to 137th out of 163 countries in the 2018 index, from 136th in the previous index. The country also ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 7th, 2018

Global stocks most lower amid trade uncertainty

A man walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Asian shares were mostly lower in muted trading Tuesday amid co.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 16th, 2018