GCash starts registering recipients to disburse SAP second tranche

GCash, the undisputed leading and preferred mobile wallet in the Philippines, has started the registration of the recipients of the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s (DSWD) P16.27-billion Social Amelioration Program (SAP) to facilitate the quick disbursement of financial assistance to beneficiaries.   GCash started funding the mobile wallets of beneficiaries from Quezon City, Caloocan […]

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) […]

GrabCar doubles-down on safety and hygiene standards, introduces GrabProtect

Following the public health situation on COVID-19, Grab Philippines is doubling down on its safety and hygiene standards to minimize risks of the spread of COVID-19 for its mobility service – GrabCar, by implementing a set of policies supporting the government’s health and safety regulations, as well as introducing GrabProtect- a robust set of initiatives […]

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 […]

Biggest Kapuso stars spice up this year’s Sinulog Festival

Even before the entire country sees the highly-anticipated local adaptation of hit Korean series ‘Descendants of the Sun (DOTS)’, GMA Network, through GMA Regional TV, is giving Kapusong Cebuanos an exceptional treat this weekend by bringing to Cebu no less than the Philippines’ Big Boss and Beauty—Kapuso Primetime King Dingdong Dantes and Ultimate Star Jennylyn Mercado, respectively, […]

Sony Introduces New GP-VPT2BT Wireless Shooting Grip

Building on the growing lineup of cameras and accessories developed for modern creators, Sony today has announced the new GP-VPT2BT wireless shooting grip. Ideal for many different types of content creation ranging from vlogs to travel photography/videography to simple everyday use, the new grip offers optimum stability and comfort combined with cable-free connectivity and a reliable dust […]

Aerophone opens 96th store at Ayala Malls Central Bloc

Last December 6, Aerophone Cellphone and Accessories opened their 96th store at the newly-opened Ayala Malls Central Bloc. Aerophone, the pioneer distributor and retailer of top multi-brand cellphones and accessories in the Philippines has achieved another milestone with their new store that carries mid-range to high-end gadgets and mobile phones from brands like Huawei, Oppo, […]

Shell Banilad, Next-Generation Community Retail Hub Opens

Shell recently opened the second of its next generation of retail stations in Banilad, Cebu City as it strengthens its mission to make a Filipino motorist’s life’s journey a better one.  “For 105 years, Shell has kept its commitment to nation-building, hand in hand with the Filipino people,” Pilipinas Shell Retail General Manager Anthony Lawrence […]