Go Negosyo and BDO Foundation Brings Pooled PCR Testing to Cebu City

In response to the novel coronavirus pandemic, BDO Foundation is supporting a mass testing initiative touted by medical experts as highly effective, cost-efficient, and scientifically sound. The corporate social responsibility arm of BDO Unibank—in partnership with Go Negosyo under the leadership of Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship and Go Negosyo Founder Joey Concepcion, the local government […]

Piolo Pascual’s funny BDO Remit videos help OFs bear the pandemic’s mental burden

Experts in the Philippines and other countries have been warning us: along with the wave of COVID-19 infections would be a wave of mental illness. There’s no avoiding that: people are anxious, afraid, and many have lost jobs and face an uncertain future. Add to that our collective isolation, loneliness, and dread. Overseas Filipinos (OFs) […]

Tara! launches “Shop with Tara!” campaign

“Your needs and convenience will always be our priority.” This is the assurance of Tara! founders Cebuana architect Janssen Chan Ybanez and businessman Reece John Brauer as they launched the “Shop with Tara!” campaign. The newly-launched campaign encourages the public to buy essentials with convenience at home. “Get the ingredients of your favorite dish. Buy […]

Immunization should continue amid pandemic—DOH, experts

Citing that the country could not afford an outbreak within a pandemic, the Department of Health (DOH) and medical experts reinforced that immunization from vaccine-preventable diseases should continue amid the COVID-19 pandemic. This position is strongly aligned with the statements released by the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF which also highlighted the importance of […]

Shell Raises Recruitment Scammer Alert

Pilipinas Shell issued a warning to the public against unscrupulous individuals who have been using the name of Pilipinas Shell in falsely recruiting applicants and then asking them to pay for supposed placement fees and the purchase of personal protective equipment (PPE). RECRUITMENT FRAUD Reports reaching Shell revealed that fraudulent individuals and/or organizations posing as […]

The Pepsi Taste Challenge invades Cebu featuring Cebuano local artists

Pepsi Philippines’ #SundinAngPuso campaign has arrived in Cebu with a goal to empower today’s Filipino youth to be unafraid to follow their heart in doing the things they love. What better way to formally launch the campaign than staging the Pepsi Taste Challenge, one of its most popular global campaigns previously held in different countries […]

Due to public demand, CIC-Cebu restages “Jesus Christ Superstar” in March 12-15, 2020

CIC-Cebu carries the mantle as the producer of Broadway Musicale on this part of the Philippines, with its plays in the 1970s and the 1980s. For its 140th anniversary, Colegio de la Inmaculada Concepcion brought back on stage the “Jesus Christ Superstar” in December 2019 directed by Mr. Benji Diola, a multi-awarded stage director in […]