DICT asks President Duterte to issue EO for centralized government portal

The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) has asked President Rodrigo Duterte to issue an executive order urging all departments of government to transfer all their data, systems and processes to the DICT to improve public service and enhance cyber security.

Gov’t pushes for ICT to ease congestion, 08 Nov. 2016

Malacañang on Tuesday, November 8, underscored the use of information and communications technology (ICT) in easing traffic congestion in Metro Manila and other highly urbanized areas in the country.

President Aquino approves creation of Department of Information and Communications Technology

President Benigno S. Aquino III has signed into law Republic Act No. 10844, which creates the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT). In a statement issued on Monday, Communication Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr. said the DICT shall be headed by a Secretary, who will be assisted by three Undersecretaries and four Assistant Secretaries.  “The new law also provides that two of the three Undersecretaries and two of the four Assistant Read More