National News

GCash ‘#Givesback’ Donation Drive Yields P1.87M for Philippine General Hospital

GCash ‘#Givesback’ Donation Drive: Following a fire that ravaged Philippine General Hospital (PGH), one of the largest COVID-19 referral hospitals in the country, GCash, the country’s leading mobile wallet, raised more than P1.8 million in donations after just a week-long fund-raising drive, extending much-needed help to displaced patients that includes sick babies, the elderly and… Continue reading GCash ‘#Givesback’ Donation Drive Yields P1.87M for Philippine General Hospital

National News

DepEd, ECOP, and Microsoft Launch Nationwide Skilling Program

DepEd, ECOP, and Microsoft Launch Nationwide Skilling Program: The Department of Education (DepEd) recently partnered with the Employers Confederation of the Philippines (ECOP) and Microsoft to launch "Building impactful resume and professional brand online," to raise the employability for senior high school (SHS) graduates across the Philippines. Nationwide Skilling Program: Over 260,000 learners and teachers… Continue reading DepEd, ECOP, and Microsoft Launch Nationwide Skilling Program

Feature Stories, Shopping

Thanks Dad: Life Lessons and Gift Guides at SM

Thanks Dad: Life Lessons and Gift Guides at SM: As the world celebrates the renewal of the love and gratitude to fathers, here are life lessons shared by great dads from the Cities of Smiles, of Love, and of the Living God. Included in this article are gift guides and tips from SM. AweSM Dad… Continue reading Thanks Dad: Life Lessons and Gift Guides at SM

Lifestyle

Megaworld Lines Up 21 Major Projects Across the Country

Megaworld Lines Up 21 Major Projects Across the Country: Company to use planned REIT proceeds to finance these projects in 11 townships. Following its filing of a registration statement for the planned biggest Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) offering, Andrew Tan-led property giant Megaworld is strengthening its development pipeline in the next five years as… Continue reading Megaworld Lines Up 21 Major Projects Across the Country

Travel Guide

2GO Makes Traveling to Cebu Easier, Affordable, Convenient

2GO makes traveling to Cebu easier: The province of Cebu, which is open for travel and tourism, heartily welcomes tourists from the National Capital Region. “The Gateway to a Thousand Journeys” makes it easier, more affordable, and convenient for travelers to set foot in the island once they secure their travel requirements in advance, such… Continue reading 2GO Makes Traveling to Cebu Easier, Affordable, Convenient

National News

MORE Power Iloilo Clarifies Circulating Fake News

MORE Power on circulating fake news: More Electric and Power Corporation (More Power Iloilo) recently issues a statement, clarifying the circulating fake news as identified by the Department of Health (DOH). In a social media post by the health regulatory body, a video has been circulating making claims about the COVID-19 vaccine: that the vaccine… Continue reading MORE Power Iloilo Clarifies Circulating Fake News

Local News

‘Demand to Pay’ Issued to PECO Re Franchise Taxes

‘Demand to Pay’ Issued to PECO Re Franchise Taxes: The Iloilo City Legal Office recently issued a letter addressed to Panay Electric Company demanding them to remit franchise taxes to the Iloilo City Government, as part of the former distribution utility’s monthly electricity charges from January 01, 2019 to December 31, 2021. In the letter,… Continue reading ‘Demand to Pay’ Issued to PECO Re Franchise Taxes

National News

917Ventures: Creating Digital Lifelines

917Ventures’ digital innovations have enabled consumers and businesses to thrive and triumph in today's challenging environment. Companies like GCash, KonsultaMD, HealthNow, RUSH, AdSpark, and PureGo have become the new lifelines for Filipinos during this pandemic. GCash helps its 40 million users securely send money and pay for goods and services online and empowers many small… Continue reading 917Ventures: Creating Digital Lifelines

National News

Globe: ‘Globe At Home Modems Sold as DITO Modems’

Globe: 'Globe At Home Modems Sold as DITO Modems': Globe is exposing an illegal activity perpetrated by certain individuals and online stores concerning its Globe At Home WiFi modems. The modus operandi involves selling these modems to unsuspecting customers with DITO stickers making them appear as DITO modems. Globe issued the following statement to warn… Continue reading Globe: ‘Globe At Home Modems Sold as DITO Modems’

Feature Stories

Paying it Forward: Ilonggo in US Shares Story of Success

Ilonggo Story of Success: ‘Paying it forward’ is most probably the theme of Allyson Baviera’s story. Born in Tigbauan, and now living the American dream in Chicago, Allyson bares his story – his early beginning, his entry to a foreign land, his struggles, his hardships, his passion, and his success. Now, at 40, he narrates… Continue reading Paying it Forward: Ilonggo in US Shares Story of Success