National News

2GO Utilizes Fleet for Covid-19 Relief Operations

Logistics company 2GO has served over 100,000 vulnerable Filipinos in Metro Manila to deliver essential goods – and as the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) continues to affect the entire country, 2GO Group Inc., the country’s largest logistics and transportation provider, in partnership with the City of Dreams, delivered 125,000 food packs to those in need.… Continue reading 2GO Utilizes Fleet for Covid-19 Relief Operations

World News

Earth Hour 2020 to Happen Today

Despite the world being in a vulnerable era where a pandemic continues to ravage communities, nature will be on centerstage today at 8:30pm for Earth Hour 2020. To date, Earth Hour is one of the world’s largest grassroots movement for the environment, engaging millions of people in more than 180 countries and territories. Earth Hour… Continue reading Earth Hour 2020 to Happen Today

Feature Stories

#FrontlinerStories: Network Engineers

Network engineers are also at the forefront of ensuring connection amidst trying times. They are part of the skeletal force to address the needs of the customers. Here, Globe shares its ‘COVIDHeroes’ story. “This is the biggest challenge for us so far. With typhoons, we can see the damage, assess if restoration works are possible… Continue reading #FrontlinerStories: Network Engineers

World News

United Nations Launches Appeal to Prevent Covid-19 from Circling Back Around the Globe

“No country in the world will ever be free from the grip of the terrible coronavirus if we don’t work together to fight in now in the poorest and most vulnerable places on our planet. We call on governments to please support the Covid-19 humanitarian plan,” in a social media post of UN Humanitarian. In… Continue reading United Nations Launches Appeal to Prevent Covid-19 from Circling Back Around the Globe

Local News

Iloilo Provincial Government to Release Php 43.5M Aid

A Php 43.5 million financial aid is said to be released by the Iloilo Provincial Government to Local Government Units – a total of 42 towns and one component city – as assistance in light of the Covid-19 pandemic. Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Jr. reveals that there is a need to capacitate the 43 Local… Continue reading Iloilo Provincial Government to Release Php 43.5M Aid

Local News

Farmers in Iloilo Get Php 9.1M Cash Aid

After prices of palay plummeted last year, the Department of Agriculture has distributed Php 9.1 million cash aid to farmers in the Province of Iloilo. This will entail the distribution of Php 5,000 cash per farmer with a total of 1,829 farmer-beneficiaries. “This could be a great help in this time when our nation is… Continue reading Farmers in Iloilo Get Php 9.1M Cash Aid

National News

COVID-19 Hotlines Launched

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) through its Emergency Operations Center (EOC) has launched the DOTr COVID-19 hotlines in partnership with Globe Telecom to help motorists, commuters, and the general public with their road, aviation, and maritime concerns during the virus outbreak. All calls to the hotline are free of charge for all Globe and TM… Continue reading COVID-19 Hotlines Launched

National News

Globe Raises Php 10M Points for Lung Center of the Philippines

Just recently, Globe announces that it was able to raise Php 1 million to be turned over to the Lung Center of the Philippines on March 28. The purpose of the activity is to provide personal protective equipment to front liners. “Together, we raised Php 10,000,000 worth of points to be turned over to the… Continue reading Globe Raises Php 10M Points for Lung Center of the Philippines

Local News

SM Foundation Extends Assistance to Concepcion Village

SM Foundation, together with Uniqlo, extended assistance to the families of the SM Cares Village in Brgy. Bacjawan Sur in Concepcion, Iloilo. The SM Cares Village is a permanent relocation village for 200 families displaced during Typhoon Yolanda built and funded by SM group of companies in a lot donated by Mrs. Ruth Tirol-Jarantilla. The… Continue reading SM Foundation Extends Assistance to Concepcion Village