Dioceldo“Deo” Sy has always believed in making quality yet affordable products and services easily accessible to Filipinos. Often referred to as the father of cosmetics in the Philippines, owing to his reputation for bringing a slew of makeup brands within reach of Filipinos masses, Sy founded Ever Bilena in 1983 from humble beginnings of peddling nail polish along the busy streets of Manila. In just a short span of two years, he managed to expand his business into a full cosmetics brand with seven brands under its umbrella, hundreds of product variants and retail outlets across the Philippines.
Former Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) acting chief Eliseo Rio has accused the agency of undertaking a P466.5-million internet connectivity project he described as “unnecessary” and “overpriced”.
The Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT) widened the coverage of the Free Wi-Fi for All Program to include geographically isolated and disadvantaged areas (GIDA) in Quezon, Laguna, and Tarlac.