Internet, Philippines and Internet in the Philippines

The 2nd Philippine Web Awards is now accepting nominations for the 18 categories. For more information, visit the web site at

Come visit the Philippines' fast-becoming premiere e-commerce site, at CDs, books, shirts, everything! has it.

The CCP Encyclopedia of Philippine Arts is now on CD-ROM!

The Cultural Center of the Philippines now presents Philippine arts and culture via a multimedia CD-ROM! Discover Philippine music and dance, read essays about Aetas and Yakans. And more!

Two shows, one message: I.T. lies at the heart of business profitability. Connect World '99 and E-Com World '99 will be a double treat for users and suppliers of the hottest business computing technologies. The two events will be held simultaneously on August 18 - 20, 1999 at the New World Hotel in Makati City.

Connect World '99 is the sixth edition of the Philippines' most popular and longest running annual exposition-conference on computer connectivity. This event will update large information technology users on the latest developments regarding computer networks and focus on how these can give companies that all-important business advantage.

E-Com World '99, on the other hand, is the inaugural presentation of e-Commerce World, a new yearly exhibit-conference on "electronic commerce Pinoy style." This will showcase the many affordable ways the Internet can help Philippines business enterprises beat the Asian economic crisis. The two shows are run by the WS Expositions Management Group. For more information, e-mail

Internet World '99 on September 30 to October 2 at the Edsa Plaza Hotel. Organized by Aspanet Resources. Call (02) 6388655 for inquiries.