Labella releases Executive Order No. 79, Cebu City under General Community Quarantine effective June 1

City Mayor Edgardo Labella declares Cebu City under General Community Quarantine beginning June 1, 2020, through the Executive Order No. 79, “An Order Declaring A State of General Community QUarantine (GCQ) In Cebu City and Providing Omnibus Guidelines Thereto”. The soft copy of the Executive Order No. 79 was posted on his Facebook page an […]

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Globe at Home Prepaid WiFi levels up with a bigger HomeSURF199

Globe At Home Prepaid WiFi can be your best partner for leveling up your digital diskarte and thriving at home in these trying times. Now powered by a better and bigger HomeSURF199, subscribers can now access up to 30GB of data which includes FREE 1GB daily access to more apps to Watch, Learn, Chat, and […]

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Gathering apart and shoutouts: making meaning out of the crisis

For a country considered as the social capital of the world, it comes as no surprise to see Filipinos adjusting well to “gathering apart” during the current crisis. However, while Zoom, Google, Facebook, Viber, and other instant messaging, video conferencing, and social media apps have found ways to keep people together, they are not enough […]

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DOTR, LTFRB, and PayMaya to provide PUV drivers with cashless payments, additional livelihood

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Land Transportation Franchising Regulatory Board (LTFRB) have tapped digital financial services leader PayMaya to provide additional livelihood opportunities to drivers as well as access to cashless payments to drivers and operators of Public Utility Vehicles (PUVs) as quarantine restrictions begin to ease in some parts of the country. […]

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Teleperformance’s COTW volunteers practice Bayanihan in face of COVID-19

Employee-volunteers of Teleperformance Philippines from across the company’s 21 business sites were together in their mission to extend Bayanihan to communities needing help. Through Citizen of the World (COTW) Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of Teleperformance, volunteers pooled their efforts and were able to distribute over ₱1 million worth of assistance to various beneficiaries. […]

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How to Cure Loneliness After Breakup

It is surprising how many recently divorced men and women are in a hurry to start dating or even get into another marriage. There are also those announcing their engagement a month or so after their cheap online divorce was finalized. Even though they do ridiculous things, their behavior can be explained by their unwillingness […]

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Chroma Hospitality Inc. introduces guidelines for intensified cleaning standards across Crimson and Quest hotels

Chroma Hospitality Inc., the management company of Crimson Hotels and Resorts and Quest Hotels and Resorts in the Philippines introduces its intensified cleaning guidelines to ensure guest safety amidst the COVID-19 pandemic with “Culture of Clean”. Chroma Hospitality Inc. introduces guidelines for intensified cleaning standards across Crimson and Quest hotels Country Manager of Chroma Hospitality […]

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Globe pushes for digital empowerment in customer care

The need for the Philippines to become a digital nation has never been more pronounced than it is during this pandemic. While the community quarantine has prompted many Filipinos to remain at home, people turned to digital technologies to cope with the challenges and continue managing their daily lives. This accelerated its adoption and habituation […]

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Transform your backyard into the ultimate summer destination

Are you missing your annual summer getaway due to the community quarantine? Have you canceled your flights already and religiously stayed at home instead? Are your feet going itchy already because you really wanted to have that amazing travel experience this summer? No worries! We’ve got you covered. Transform your backyard into the ultimate summer […]

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Globe partners with Philippine Red Cross to support rapid COVID-19 response app

With the unfamiliar situation brought upon by the COVID-19 pandemic, Globe believes that knowing how to stay informed in such times is crucial in ensuring the safety of Filipino citizens and in helping frontliners contain the spread of COVID-19 in the country. Globe partners with Philippine Red Cross to support rapid COVID-19 response app That […]

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Cebu City remains under the state of ECQ pursuant to IATF Resolution No. 37

The City of Cebu will still be under the state of Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) effective until May 31, 2020, Sunday pursuant to Resolution No. 37, Series of 2020 issued by the Inter-Agency Task Force of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID). In contrary to the Executive Order No. 077, also known as “An Order Declaring the […]

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