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PhilHealth Contribution to Increase in 2021

Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) is said to increase contribution rates this coming 2021. According to the company, the implementation of contribution rate and adjustments in income ceiling is to ensure ‘sufficient funding for the healthcare benefits of its 110 million members as mandated by the Republic Act No. 11223 or the Universal Health Care… Continue reading PhilHealth Contribution to Increase in 2021

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Duterte: Possible Lockdown to Prevent Entry of New Strain Coronavirus

President Rodrigo Duterte floated the idea of reimposing a stricter nationwide lockdown in a bid to prevent the entry of a new strain of coronavirus disease from the United Kingdom. Duterte raised the issue during a meeting with the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Disease (IATF-EID) and infectious disease experts. “Actually,… Continue reading Duterte: Possible Lockdown to Prevent Entry of New Strain Coronavirus

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Globe Sustains Rollout Drive With 211 New Cell Sites

Globe continues to improve its services in more locations in the country in November despite the continuing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The company has installed 211 new cell sites or cell towers in Metro Manila; Rizal; North and South Luzon; Visayas and Mindanao. Globe was able to build 20 new towers in Metro Manila, … Continue reading Globe Sustains Rollout Drive With 211 New Cell Sites

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Comm&Sense Helps SMEs Bounce Forward From Pandemic

Given mobility restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) -- considered as the backbone of the Philippine economy -- were among those badly hit and caused skyrocketing unemployment figures and pay cuts. Award-winning public relations agency Comm&Sense saw the plight of the many SMEs that continued to fight hard and survive… Continue reading Comm&Sense Helps SMEs Bounce Forward From Pandemic

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Globe Eyeing to Build 2,000 New Cell Sites in 2021

By 2021, Globe is targeting to install the most number of cell towers in the company's history with its most massive rollout as demand for connectivity and bigger capacity kept rising in the last few months and is projected to grow even more next year. “We would like to thank the government for all its… Continue reading Globe Eyeing to Build 2,000 New Cell Sites in 2021

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2GO’s Travel Sale Offers The Lowest Sea Fare For Only ₱2

Sail to the most searched and top tourist destinations in the country as 2GO Travel, the Philippines’ largest premier sea travel provider, holds their biggest sea sale of the year to travel to Cebu, Boracay, Palawan, and 12 other destinations for only ₱2, one-way, inclusive of accommodation, and 50 kg baggage allowance. “After months-long hiatus… Continue reading 2GO’s Travel Sale Offers The Lowest Sea Fare For Only ₱2

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BDO, SM to Hold Virtual ‘Pamaskong Handog 2020 on Dec 13

Even amid the new normal, BDO and SM Supermalls are finding ways to continue its annual tradition of paying tribute to overseas Filipinos (OFs) and their families during the Christmas season. The companies said that this year, the much anticipated “Pamaskong Handog” will be held as a virtual event; online but still full of star-studded… Continue reading BDO, SM to Hold Virtual ‘Pamaskong Handog 2020 on Dec 13

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Globe Recreates Christmas with Wonderful World of Globe

Uplifting the lives of Filipinos and rekindling Christmas cheer in everyone's hearts underscore this year's Wonderful World of Globe (WWG).  “Our aim is to recreate the Christmas we all love. We take to heart our role in renewing the spirit of connectedness within the Filipino family especially at a time when most of us stay… Continue reading Globe Recreates Christmas with Wonderful World of Globe

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Emperador Sees Expanded Growth Of Business Next Year

Emperador, Inc., world’s largest brandy company, is further expanding its brandy business across North and South America next year as its brandy portfolio continues to dominate market shares in several countries in this part of the world. In the United States, volume of Don Pedro and Presidente have been growing in the last five months… Continue reading Emperador Sees Expanded Growth Of Business Next Year

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Ramon Ang Issues Apology on Skyway Mishap

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) President and Chief Operating Officer Ramon S. Ang issues a personal apology following the freak accident at the Skyway Extension project site in Cupang, Muntinlupa. Ang apologies to the victims and assured them that the company would make sure all their needs would be taken care of, and more. Ang said… Continue reading Ramon Ang Issues Apology on Skyway Mishap