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9th Globe Media Excellence Awards launched

Published 17 hour(s) ago

GLOBE continues to celebrate and promote press freedom through the 9th Globe Media Excellence Awards (GMEA).

RDC-10 seeks opportunities amid crisis for economic boost

Published 17 hour(s) ago

“WE need all the effort and help), from government to private sector, individuals and institutions, to turn this crisis into an opportunity.”

FDC vaccinates 36 ALGCIT scholars

Published 8 day(s) ago

THE Filinvest Group has extended its vaccination program to Misamis Oriental students admitted to Xavier University-Ateneo de Cagayan's Andrew L Gotianun Sr Center for Integrated Technologies (ALGCIT) scholarship program.

Xendit achieves Unicorn status

Published 8 day(s) ago

XENDIT, a fast-growing payments infrastructure startup that launched in the Philippines last December, has announced a $150 million Series C that elevates the company to a short list of Southeast Asia unicorns.

DA, LGU Valencia break ground for P7.1M seed storage facility

Published 11 day(s) ago

VALENCIA CITY, BUKIDNON – The Department of Agriculture-10 (DA-10) led the groundbreaking ceremony, signaling the start of the construction of the seed storage facility at Nutriland Purok 1, in barangay Pinatilan, this city.

AirAsia Philippines reminds guests to submit only legitimate documents and trust only credible diagnostic laboratories

Published 12 day(s) ago

AIRASIA Philippines reminds all its guests to adhere to strict health and safety protocols and get their Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) tests only from legitimate laboratories and testing centers. Guests are prohibited from forging documents or submitting fake test results.

MisOcc Subanen farmers get livelihood aid for strawberry farm

Published 13 day(s) ago

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY - The Subanen tribe of Don Victoriano, Misamis Occidental received agri-livelihood assistance provided by the Department of Agriculture-10 (DA-10).

Online shoppers in SG, Indon, PH value safety, security above all else

Published 15 day(s) ago

VESTA, the end-to-end transaction guarantee platform for online purchases, today unveiled the findings of the Vesta Online Payment Sentiments survey, which gathered responses from more than 4,300 respondents across Singapore, Indonesia and the Philippines.

Marcventures donates books to Caraga library

Published 19 day(s) ago

MARCVENTURES Mining and Development Corporation (MMDC) recently donated the latest Mining and Engineering reference books for the proposed Caraga Mining and Geosciences Library.

PSA-10 conducts the 2021 listing of marine fish landing centers

Published 19 day(s) ago

THE Philippine Statistics Authority X is conducting the 2021 Listing of Marine Fish Landing Centers (2021 LMFLC) from 01 to 30

Brandon Vera trusts Petron Rev-X diesel engine oil

Published 19 day(s) ago

OIL industry leader Petron Corporation is honored to have gained the partnership of former ONE Heavyweight Mixed Martial Arts World Champion Brandon Vera, known to only work with world-class brands, when he agreed to represent Petron Rev-X diesel engine oils.

SM City Cagayan de Oro receives Safety Seal Certificate from city gov’t

Published 21 day(s) ago

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – Due to its compliance with the measures enacted by the city government to combat the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), SM City Cagayan de Oro has received from the LGU the Safety Seal Certificate.

Upgrade your kitchen with XTREME Appliances’ newest products

Published 24 day(s) ago

THE kitchen is the center of every Filipino family’s day-to-day living as it is the place for most of our appliances, may it be for cooking, food storage, and dining.

SM Supermalls provides venues for voter registration

Published 24 day(s) ago

THE Commission on Elections and SM Supermalls recently launched 76 satellite Commission on Elections (COMELEC) Voter Registration centers at the SM Supermalls to provide voters with more registration venues.

We are travel REDy mission accomplished: AirAsia Philippines Covid-19 vaccination campaign

Published 27 day(s) ago

EXACTLY 4 months after kicking off its internal “Take the Shot” campaign, AirAsia Philippines is happy to report that the move to encourage Filipino Allstars to get vaccinated was a great success.

Dream desks from Our Home

Published 28 day(s) ago

AFTER more than a year of working from home, it’s time to indulge yourself by creating a working space that’s both decorative and functional.

Bajaj: Ang bagong biyahe sa Zamboanga Peninsula

Published 1 month(s) ago

ZAMBOANGA Peninsula found its cream of the crop transportation vehicle five years ago – a unique, symmetrically arranged three-wheeler that is powerful, safe, comfortable, and durable in Bajaj RE.

Filinvest rolls out its employee vaccination program in NorMin, Caraga

Published 1 month(s) ago

GOTIANUN-led Filinvest Development Corporation (FDC) kicks off its free employee vaccination program in Northern Mindanao and Caraga on August 24, 26, and 27 at the power plant site of subsidiary FDC Misamis Power Corporation (FDC Misamis) in Villanueva, Misamis Oriental.

Watsons is Retail Asia’s Health and Beauty Retailer of the Year

Published 1 month(s) ago

WATSONS Philippines was recently named Retail Asia’s Health and Beauty Retailer of the Year– Philippines at the recently concluded virtual 16th Retail Asia Awards 2021.

Coca-Cola and TeaM Energy complete solar energy project in Mindanao

Published 1 month(s) ago

COCA-Cola Beverages Philippines, Inc. (CCBPI) – the bottling arm of Coca-Cola in the country – has partnered with TeaM Philippines Energy Corporation (TPEC), a subsidiary of TeaM Energy Corporation, for a solar panel installation in Coca-Cola’s Davao del Sur plant.

AirAsia Philippines CEO Ricky Isla officially joins MAP

Published 1 month(s) ago

AIRASIA Philippines CEO Ricky Isla officially joins the ranks of Management Association of the Philippines (MAP) as he was sworn in along with other top executives from various corporations in the country during an online event Wednesday afternoon.

SSS to hold nationwide virtual Pensioners’ Day in branches

Published 1 month(s) ago

THE Social Security System (SSS) will hold a simultaneous virtual Pensioners’ Day in all of its 176 branches nationwide on August 25 to recognize the pivotal role that its pensioners played in our society.

Ayala looks beyond Covid with P10B investment on healthcare

Published 1 month(s) ago

AS the country continues to grapple with Covid-19, AC Health takes a valuable lesson from its 187-year-old parent Ayala Corporation: Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.

Telco firm commits to help LGUs, NGOs in drive vs. OSAEC

Published 1 month(s) ago

PLDT, Inc. and its wireless subsidiary, Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), in partnership with youth-led organization Kids for Kids PH, and the pioneering consortium of SaferKidsPH, have recently turned over computers and equipment to the local barangays of Carmen and Canito-an in Cagayan de Oro and Tubod in Iligan City.

Globe outperforms competition in data traffic; still the preferred mobile network by customers

Published 2 month(s) ago

THE country’s mobile leader Globe posted mobile data traffic of 1,761 petabytes in the first half of 2021, a 59 percent increase versus the same period last year.

SMC’s Ramon Ang gifts Olympic medalists P22 million for successful Tokyo campaign

Published 2 month(s) ago

SAN Miguel Corporation (SMC) president Ramon S. Ang will give Tokyo Olympics medalists, led by the country’s very first gold medal winner, weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz, a total of P22 million in incentives for accomplishing the Philippines’ best Olympic performance to date, in 97 years of competing in the foremost international competition.

AboitizPower eyes P190B spending for RE growth

Published 2 month(s) ago

THE 59-megawatt-peak solar facility in San Carlos City, Negros Occidental, operated by AboitizPower subsidiary San Carlos Sun Power Inc. (SacaSun), is the company’s maiden venture in the solar energy space. The project was inaugurated in 2016.

Globe records P43.3B capex, P75.5B revenues in H1 2021

Published 2 month(s) ago

GLOBE invested a record level of capital expenditure of P43.3 billion in the first half of 2021 to improve its network infrastructure and internet connectivity, beating last year’s spending by 107%.

PLDT’s consolidated service revenues up P45B in 2Q ‘21

Published 2 month(s) ago

ELEVATING customer experience to a new level by leading the charge in nationwide fiber rollout, as well as in 5G and 4G/LTE network expansion, the Philippines’ largest, fully integrated telecommunications company PLDT Inc. (PLDT) (PSE: TEL) (NYSE: PHI) grew Consolidated Service Revenues (net of interconnection costs) by a record 9%, or P3.7 billion, to P45.0 billion in the second quarter of 2021.

SMC assures enough supplies of food, power and fuel amid 2-week ECQ

Published 2 month(s) ago

SAN Miguel Corporation (SMC) president Ramon S. Ang assured the public that the company is adequately prepared to supply much-needed food, fuel and power throughout the two-week lockdown aimed at containing surging Covid-19 cases.

DPWH chief: Panguil Bay Bridge works on track

Published 2 month(s) ago

PUBLIC Works and Highways Sec. Mark Villar announced that the on-going works for the Panguil Bay Bridge Project stays on track within the target completion of December 2023.

AFP, Ayala ink partnership for needs-based access to group’s products, services

Published 2 month(s) ago

CAMP AGUINALDO, QUEZON CITY – The Armed Forces of the Philippines and Ayala Group of Companies signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to strengthen a long-standing partnership and bolster support to soldiers through the “Saludo Sa Serbisyo” program recently.

NEO renews Cleanergy pact with AboitizPower

Published 2 month(s) ago

THE Philippines’ leading sustainable real estate developer, NEO, continues to partner with AboitizPower for the supply of clean and renewable energy to its seven certified green office buildings in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig through the recent formalization of their Cleanergy partnership.

Iligan Chamber, DTI continue to roll out support for MSMEs

Published 2 month(s) ago

ILIGAN CITY – The Chamber of Commerce & Industry Foundation of Iligan Inc. (CCIFII) and the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) are continuously rolling out support to assist the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) survive and thrive amid the global health crisis.

DA-10 partners with Oro mall for ‘Farm to Market’ showcase

Published 2 month(s) ago

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – To provide access to fresh agricultural produce at reasonable prices, the Department of Agriculture–Regional Field Office 10 (DA-RFO 10) partnered with Limketkai Center as they open the ‘Farm to Market’ recently.