PayMaya powers cashless payments at PSA for civil registry documents

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Oro Chamber 2020-2021 Looking Back, Looking Forward

The month of January is named after Janus, the god of beginnings and transitions in Roman mythology, who presided over passages, doors, gates and endings, as well as in transitional periods such as from war to peace. He was usually depicted as having two faces looking at opposite ways, one towards the past and the other towards the future.… Continue reading... “Oro Chamber 2020-2021 Looking Back, Looking Forward”

FWD launches Newest digital Affiliate Program App

Share. Protect. Earn. 
Everyone wins with financial inclusion via FWD’s Affiliate Program 

FWD Insurance is excited to announce the launch of a digital ecosystem that rewards everyone for doing good by way of sharing financial life skills and helping bridge the protection gap in the country. 

The groundbreaking FWD Affiliate Program is a first in the market.… Continue reading... “FWD launches Newest digital Affiliate Program App”

AboitizPower stands firm in 2020, hopeful for 2021

BEYOND THE HORIZON. Engineers at the baseload facility operated by AboitizPower subsidiary Therma South, Inc. (TSI) in Davao City look toward the horizon, an act symbolic of the AboitizPower Group’s forward-looking mindset in 2021.

AboitizPower had high hopes for 2020 as it anticipated the realization of its growth strategy over the next decade.… Continue reading... “AboitizPower stands firm in 2020, hopeful for 2021”

Critical transmission projects to face further delays due to new travel ban

As the country puts in place a travel ban to prevent the entry of the new COVID-19 strain, power transmission operator NGCP raises concerns on further delays on the completion of critical projects meant for the improvement of the power grid.

Nexans’ cable laying vessel, Nexans Skagerrak has been contracted to installl two lengths of 92 kilometer submarines cable to link the Visayas and Mindanao power grids.
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PayMaya leads the way to a ‘Cashless Philippines’ in 2020 and beyond

[28 DECEMBER 2020] As Filipinos turn to cashless payments as part the New Normal, PayMaya leads the way in making a more inclusive and accessible cashless ecosystem for the Philippines a reality.  

As the Philippine economy re-opens on its way to recovery, cashless payments in stores and online have become part of merchants’ and consumers’ arsenal to protect themselves and mitigate the spread of the virus causing COVID-19.
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NGCP continues annual Xmas outreach, relief ops despite pandemic

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, NGCP continued on with its annual gift-giving tradition to its partner communities through its Christmasaya project, alongside relief operations for areas affected by the recent typhoons. 

NGCP turned over gift packs with groceries and noche buena items to around 33 barangays who are part of its host communities.
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Uptown Xmas Surprises: Cabu Grilled Burger & Jokou Peri-peri Charcoal Chicken

The Yuletide has traditionally been a Season of Giving, and Food Entrepreneur Jonathan Cabrera is gifting all gourmands with two new menu items from his kitchen.

First off is the Cabu Grilled Burger which you can now enjoy in-person since December 5th at the Lights Bar, Pueblo Business Park next to SM City Uptown.… Continue reading... “Uptown Xmas Surprises: Cabu Grilled Burger & Jokou Peri-peri Charcoal Chicken”

Hedcor, AFI boost local livelihood of partner associations in Mindanao

SIGNED PARTNERSHIP. Hedcor and AFI signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the Barangay Local Government Unit and representatives of the associations involved.

The pandemic brought about restrictions in mobility, limited transport of goods, and closing of markets, which has greatly affected the livelihood of communities.  As such, Hedcor—the run-of-river hydropower arm of AboitizPower, finds value in helping its partner communities recover through livelihood assistance.… Continue reading... “Hedcor, AFI boost local livelihood of partner associations in Mindanao”

Matteo’s Siomai – From the Newsroom to the Kitchen

When Journalist Herbie Gomez had to start working from home because of the Covid-19 lockdown early this year, he started looking for ways to constructively use all the time he now had in his hands.

Then the family thought of offering their family recipe for siomai,  first offering it to friends of their kids in the neighborhood,  friends in media, councilors, then strangers who saw their FB posts.… Continue reading... “Matteo’s Siomai – From the Newsroom to the Kitchen”