National News

Globe Partners with Tower Companies to Build 900 Sites; Gets 190 Permits Last August

Riding on the momentum of receiving clearance from various local government units (LGUs) to build cell sites across the country, Globe continues to make significant headway in its tower builds through partnerships with several tower companies (towercos). Globe Chief Finance Officer and Chief Risk Officer Rizza Maniego-Eala says that the company’s partnerships with Aboitiz InfraCapital… Continue reading Globe Partners with Tower Companies to Build 900 Sites; Gets 190 Permits Last August

National News

50% off, Double Points via Robinsons Rewards Loyalty Program App

Shopping for must-haves is about to get even more rewarding as the much-awaited Robinsons Rewards VIP Day comes back this month, bringing exclusive deals and discounts to members from their favorite Robinsons stores and brands. This year, loyal customers will have more time to shop as VIP Day is extended to three days, from September… Continue reading 50% off, Double Points via Robinsons Rewards Loyalty Program App

World News

Africa Successful in Eradicating Wild Poliovirus

  In an update by the World Health Organization, the independent Africa Regional Certification Commission (ARCC) for Polio Eradication officially declared on Tuesday that the World Health Organization (WHO) African Region is free of wild poliovirus. This marks the eradication of the second virus from the face of the continent since smallpox 40 years ago.… Continue reading Africa Successful in Eradicating Wild Poliovirus

Feature Stories

Universal Robina Corporation Brands Now on Lazada

You can now buy popular goodies by Universal Robina Corporation (URC) online, through Lazada. URC, one of the biggest food and beverage makers in the country, has recently opened its official store in Lazada’s LazMall. Through this, Piattos, Nova, Cream-O, Cloud 9, Nissin Cup Noodles, Great Taste, C2, Maxx, and other URC snacks, candy, biscuit,… Continue reading Universal Robina Corporation Brands Now on Lazada

Covid-19, World News

WHO: 172 Countries Engaged in COVID-19 Global Access Facility

In an update by the World Health Organization, it revealed that 172 economies are now engaged in discussions to potentially participate in COVAX, a global initiative aimed at working with vaccine manufacturers to provide countries worldwide equitable access to safe and effective vaccines, once they are licensed and approved. COVAX currently has the world’s largest… Continue reading WHO: 172 Countries Engaged in COVID-19 Global Access Facility

National News

Globe Heeds President’s Call to Improve Telco Services

Multi-billion dollar investments in network have improved services but challenges remain. In a statement by Globe Telecom, it revealed that the company heeds the call of the President to improve telco services. Service performance and increased consumer demand for data are the key reasons why the company has been investing billions of dollars to upgrade… Continue reading Globe Heeds President’s Call to Improve Telco Services

Iloilo Guide

More Iloilo Restaurants Partner with Foodpanda

Grounded on its advocacy of helping local restaurants nationwide, Foodpanda, an on-demand food delivery service in the Philippines, partnered with three restaurants in Iloilo City so that Ilonggos could have a taste of specially made food and drinks at a reasonable price. Foodpanda has got your love for food covered by sharing the great stories… Continue reading More Iloilo Restaurants Partner with Foodpanda

National News

Megaworld Lifestyle Malls to Reopen with Stringent Safety Measures

Mall developer introduces new safeguards to ensure a ‘Safer and Happier’ shopping experience for all guests. Megaworld Lifestyle Malls is reopening its lifestyle malls and commercial centers with more stringent safety measures to ensure a ‘Safer and Happier’ experience for all its guests and to protect retail partners, store personnel and employees against COVID -… Continue reading Megaworld Lifestyle Malls to Reopen with Stringent Safety Measures

Local News

CebuPac Advisory: Cancelled Flights

With the extension of the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) until April 30, Cebu Pacific flights will remain suspended from April 15 to April 30, 2020. Passengers on canceled flights are encouraged to take any one of the following options: Free rebooking. Rebook to any other travel date within three months with change (rebooking) fees and… Continue reading CebuPac Advisory: Cancelled Flights

National News

SM Foundation, Uniqlo Send Food Packs to SM Care Villages

SM Foundation Inc., together with Japanese clothing company Uniqlo, distributed food packs to almost 900 families in residents of SM Cares Villages in Bogo City, in Cebu province, Concepcion in Iloilo, Ormoc City, and in Tacloban City. Recipients were happy to receive kilos of rice, cup noodles, cans of sardines and tuna, and bottles of… Continue reading SM Foundation, Uniqlo Send Food Packs to SM Care Villages