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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realme 6 and realme 6 Pro launched in the Philippines

Realme Philippines, the lifestyle partner of the youth, has officially completed the 6th line-up in the local market with the launch of realme 6 and 6 Pro. Set to enhance the experience of the Filipinos, the realms 6 and 6 Pro are built with flagship features first seen in the midrange segment. Both smartphone models […]

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Kim Chiu learns her lesson, shuts down negativity in “Bawal Lumabas (The Classroom Song)”

Kim Chiu claps back at the criticisms thrown at her for her viral classroom analogy statement through her newest feel-good single “Bawal Lumabas (The Classroom Song)” released under Star POP. Kim Chiu learns her lesson, shuts down negativity in “Bawal Lumabas (The Classroom Song)” “Okay lang magkamali. I learned my lesson. Now, let’s celebrate!” Kim […]

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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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Malacañan declares May 25, 2020, a regular holiday for Eid’l Fitr

President Rodrigo Duterte declared May 25 to be a regular holiday for the observance of the Eid’l Fitr or the culmination of the Fasting of Ramadan. Double pay is waiting for private-sector workers who will work today, a regular holiday. Malacañan declares May 25, 2020, a regular holiday for Eid’l Fitr Duterte signed Proclamation No. […]

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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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XTREME launches official online stores in the Philippines

On May 22, 2020, marked the grand launch of XTREME’s online shop as well as its official online stores in Lazada and Shopee. And with the ongoing Summer Xtravaganza promo, Filipinos can get discounts and freebies like rice cookers, microwave ovens, and TVs. XTREME launches official online stores in the Philippines Instead of going to […]

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