Archive for July 20, 2011

American Eye Center unveils the most advanced technology for the treatment of nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism, it is the all Laser or bladeless LASIK surgery via the WaveLight Refractive Suite.

The first of its kind in the Philippines, this new equipment is very much in demand in all premier eye centers around the world. Its acquisition by American Eye Center reinforces the latter’s commitment to be at par with global standards of quality and excellence in ophthalmic laser treatment.

Ms. Fe Dela Cruz, Director of Corporate Affairs of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas and Mr. Mandy Pascual, Country General Manager of HP Philippines, Imaging and Printing Group

HP Philippines and Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), the nation’s monetary authority, join hands to launch a phenomenal advocacy against the production and proliferation of fakes and counterfeits. Dubbed as NO to Fakes. KNOW the Original!, the campaign seeks to raise public awareness and commitment to stop the proliferation of counterfeits, including frequently counterfeited items such as banknotes (Peso bills) and Original HP Ink cartridges and toners.

The Philippines desires for the removal of the country from the United States’ blacklist of countries tolerating intellectual piracy and counterfeits. In the past weeks, several government agencies have seized and destroyed counterfeit goods – from designer products to electronics. The BSP continues to protect the Filipinos from counterfeiters by working closely with police authorities while HP, along with the National Bureau of Investigation, has seized 22,000 fake ink cartridges and toners worth P21 million during this year alone.

(L-R) Mr. Antonino Fajardo, First VP of UnionBank Corporate Banking, Mr. Paolo Baltao, President of G-XChange, Inc., and Mr. Ramon Duarte, Senior VP of UnionBank Retail Product Development

Exclusively-owned subsidiary of Globe Telecom and operator of the pioneering m-commerce service GCASH, G-XChange Inc. (GXI) collaborates with the UnionBank of the Philippines (UnionBank) in delivering a service that allows consumers to link their UnionBank accounts to their GCASH mobile wallets through eMoney XChange.

The eMoney XChange allows UnionBank clients with EON, E-Wallet, ePayCard and UnionBank regular savings and checking accounts to transfer funds to and from their GCASH wallets via their UnionBank account through SMS. This is an additional feature in the company’s existing Globe Mobile Banking facility.