Smile Train Wins a Silver for the First-Ever Filipino Mobile Speech Application at the 57th Anvil Awards

In the Philippines, where more than 5,000 babies are born with a cleft lip and/or palate every year, access to various cleft-related treatments such as speech therapy remains vital. This is especially true during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, when ensuring patients can continue their speech therapy sessions became a pressing concern.  Standing by […]

Work and Play with the Newest OPPO Watch Free and OPPO Enco Air2 Now Officially Available in the Philippines

OPPO continues to introduce functional smartphones and gadgets to help consumers be more productive from day to night. “OPPO ensures that innovation is always at the heart of its products. We understand the importance of a seamless digital experience for a more productive life  whether at work or at home,” said Chiqui Tapawan, OPPO Philippines’ […]

Philips Monitors Celebrates Partnership with Sony Pictures’ Uncharted with Thrilling Promo

A thrilling February awaits gaming fans and movie enthusiasts as leading display solutions provider Philips Monitors partners up with Sony Pictures’ Uncharted to deliver high-performance gaming monitors and exciting freebies to top it off. The partnership celebrates the much-anticipated movie Uncharted, which is set to be released in Philippine cinemas this February 23, 2022. Excited […]

Ayala Center Cebu’s Rise Up Cebu concert raises funds for Southern Cebu

As Cebu slowly recovers and rises after Typhoon Odette, the spirit of bayanihan is still very evident. Cebuanos work together in rebuilding lives through acts of kindness and initiatives like relief operations, donation drives, and fundraisers. Music filled the air at The Terraces at Ayala Center Cebu last January 9 as up-and-coming local musicians gathered […]

Providing Smiles All-Year-Round: Smile Train Elevates Comprehensive Cleft Care for Filipinos in Need

As the global pandemic approaches its third year, there is no denying that COVID-19 has been everyone’s paramount health concern. However, as many continue to live with the pandemic, Smile Train recognizes that children born with a cleft lip and/or palate still face serious health implications from this condition.  The challenges posed by the pandemic […]

Tech-enriched art provides stronger platform for advocacies

The 54th Shell National Student Arts Competition (NSAC) Virtual Art Interaction showcased how the power of art can magnify the expression of advocacies, as well as how art enhanced by technology can break boundaries. The last two sessions of this online workshop series, organized by the Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation, were anchored on the ‘restART’ […]

Fisherfolk in Cordova, Cebu Look Forward to Rebuilding their Livelihood; Receive Relief Packs from RAFI

For as long as he can remember, Wendel Casquejo has always wanted to be a fisherman. Growing up, he was surrounded by fishermen, including his father who inspired him to become one. “Mao na hinungdan niundang ko skwela maam kay managat. Ganahan jud ko managat kay mananagat ako papa. Nya mao sad ako gusto pagdako,” […]

Pilipinas Shell’s 54th National Students Art Competition award ceremony celebrates the role of young artists in nation-building

The recent culmination of the Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation’s 54th National Students Art Competition (NSAC) showed the influence that the next-generation of talents can exercise in securing a bright future for the country. More than 1,500 entries nationwide, in illustrating the contest’s theme ‘reSTART,’ were a collective call to action to inspire the youth to […]