MREIT revenues up 6%, to declare dividends

Two weeks after listing, MREIT sets to declare dividends this month MREIT, Inc., the REIT company of the country’s largest office landlord Megaworld, records an increase in revenues by 6 percent to P711.2 million during the quarter ending September 2021, on the back of higher rental income amounting to P583.7 million, or 5 percent higher than the target set in the REIT Plan. The period … Continue reading MREIT revenues up 6%, to declare dividends

RUSH offers eStore promo to help SMEs

The RUSH eStore enables merchants to activate various payment options for customers With the pandemic propelling digitalization and ecommerce changing the retail landscape in the Philippines, going online has become more important now more than ever for businesses. This is especially true during the Christmas season, prompting merchants to rethink their digital strategies to capitalize on the expected increase in eCommerce consumption. To help small … Continue reading RUSH offers eStore promo to help SMEs

AstraZeneca reaches 10M dose milestone in PH

AstraZeneca demonstrated 100% efficacy AstraZeneca delivered another 661,100 doses of COVID-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca to the Philippines in October, reaching the more than 10 million dose milestone in support the country’s mass vaccination programme. AstraZeneca, in partnership with the national government, local government, and the private sector is on track to deliver millions more doses between now and early next year directly and through the COVAX … Continue reading AstraZeneca reaches 10M dose milestone in PH

Health is bliss: Nutrabliss by Watsons

Nutrabliss for immunity building, anti-aging, and skin health Discover innovative ways and exciting ways to wellness and good health with Nutrabliss by Watsons. Perfect for the busy urbanite, it has a wide range of beauty and wellness products for immunity building, anti-aging, and skin health to keep your body fit and healthy, and yes, blissful. Beauty and bliss. Watsons shows us the many ways to … Continue reading Health is bliss: Nutrabliss by Watsons

10 destinations no longer require swab tests prior to travel

Bacolod City, Cagayan de Oro, Iloilo City, Maguindanao join list Cebu Pacific announces that Bacolod City, Cagayan de Oro, Iloilo City, and Maguindanao are now included in the destinations in its network that have simplified travel requirements and do not require RT-PCR or Antigen testing. The other six destinations were Butuan, Cebu province, Guimaras, Negros Occidental, Pagadian, and Tacloban. Cagayan de Oro currently asks travelers … Continue reading 10 destinations no longer require swab tests prior to travel

Megaworld to build global business district in Bulacan

The 85-hectare NorthwinGlobal City by Megaworld will cost P98-B Property giant Megaworld is developing 85-hectares of land along the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) in the municipalities of Marilao and Bocaue in Bulacan to transform it into a ‘global business district’ that will give the province its first-ever metropolitan hub for business and lifestyle. Northwin Global City will be strategically located just 20 kilometers north of … Continue reading Megaworld to build global business district in Bulacan

Covid-19 cases in Iloilo drop due to vaccination

Iloilo City gives vax to Metro Iloilo-Guimaras hospitals Iloilo City’s Covid cases have dropped to double-digit since October 1. For the first six days of the month, the metropolis posted 69 average daily cases, with lowest of 39 cases Oct. 3 and highest 86 cases Oct. 2. “The city’s Covid response has been working as we see decline in confirmed cases. But we should not … Continue reading Covid-19 cases in Iloilo drop due to vaccination

Nomination up for VisMin Accelerator Awards

Winners to receive mentorship to scale past $1 million in revenues Aiming to identify and support the most impactful first stage VisMin entrepreneurs in scaling their businesses, EO Philippines South, the 2nd Philippine chapter of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), recently launched the VisMin Accelerator Awards. According to Julie Vergara, EO Philippines South chapter, “as a community, we are investing in the growth and success of … Continue reading Nomination up for VisMin Accelerator Awards

Eastern Communications to provide reliable internet in Panay

Seals partnership with Iloilo-based Panay Broadband Eastern Communications, one of the telecommunications companies in the country, has sealed a partnership with Iloilo-based internet service provider (ISP) Panay Broadband to provide stronger and more reliable internet connections in Panay Island. Owned by Buenavista CATV Inc. (BCATVi), Panay Broadband is a local ISP that pioneered data service transmission in the province of Antique and was first on … Continue reading Eastern Communications to provide reliable internet in Panay

Uptown Bonifacio

MREIT to bulk up assets with Uptown BGC offices

Megaworld REIT promises to be the country’s fastest-growing REIT MREIT, Inc., the REIT company of township developer Megaworld, is planning to strengthen its assets portfolio when Megaworld injects additional office and commercial assets from another premier township, Uptown Bonifacio, within the next two years. MREIT President and CEO Kevin Andrew Tan revealed that after Megaworld injects around 100,000 square meters of prime office assets from … Continue reading MREIT to bulk up assets with Uptown BGC offices

GCash now has 60,000 cash-in partners

GCash users will have lesser trouble in finding outlets closest to them Need to send money, buy prepaid load, or order food, but your GCash funds are running low? Now, it’s easier to cash in to your GCash account as the country’s number 1 e-wallet app, expands its network of merchants to a total of 60,000 active cash in doors nationwide. To reach more Filipinos … Continue reading GCash now has 60,000 cash-in partners

PH electric vehicles adoption key to reducing CO2 emissions

Climate change is a reality in which a global effort is needed to reduce harmful greenhouse gas emissions on the environment. The production of electric vehicles is seen as a positive step towards carbon emission reduction. But despite combined government and private sector efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the environment, the Philippines is not yet on track to achieve the target of limiting … Continue reading PH electric vehicles adoption key to reducing CO2 emissions

9th Globe Media Excellence Awards launching

9th GMEA to honor journalists, content creators

Globe continues to celebrate and promote press freedom through the 9th Globe Media Excellence Awards (GMEA). GMEA recognizes media practitioners and content creators from Visayas and Mindanao who excelled in their field of work amid the challenges posed by the global health crisis. The theme for this year is Padayon Digital—a play on the Visayan word, padayon, which means to continue. It is a tribute … Continue reading 9th GMEA to honor journalists, content creators

Life of a forest ranger

Forest rangers overcome hardships and dangers to protect our environment What is it like to be a forest ranger? How does one bear patrolling on foot the 10,000 hectares per month target? What are challenges does one face in assisting communities and implementing the government’s flagship greening program? There are a lot of interesting facts about being forest rangers. Let us listen to their stories. … Continue reading Life of a forest ranger

Be one with nature for a healthier, happier life

Educators encouraged to include lessons about nature We may be living in concrete jungles or cooped up within the four walls of our homes, but this does not have to stop us from being with nature to achieve a healthier mind and disposition. Being with nature also promotes a more sustainable lifestyle. Sarah Queblatin, Permaculture Designer and Educator, Co-founder and Executive Director Green Releaf Initiative, … Continue reading Be one with nature for a healthier, happier life

P1M worth of ShopeePay credits, prizes with PLDT Home Rewards

Ten lucky winners will each take home P100,000 ShopeePay credits with PLDT Home Rewards Grand Giveaway PLDT Home can help make your shopping dreams come true with the PLDT Home Rewards Grand Giveaway promo. From August to September, 10 lucky winners will each take home P100,000 ShopeePay credits for that ultimate shopping spree. By joining the PLDT Home Rewards program, members automatically get raffle entries … Continue reading P1M worth of ShopeePay credits, prizes with PLDT Home Rewards

Gov’t urged: Stop plastic pollution at source

Top plastic polluters also drive climate crisis – Greenpeace report Environmental organization Greenpeace Philippines today called on the national government to regulate plastic production and enact a strong ban on single-use plastics (SUP) and non-environmentally acceptable products (NEAP) as part of urgent climate plans. The call came following the release of a Greenpeace report showing how consumer goods companies are driving the expansion of plastic … Continue reading Gov’t urged: Stop plastic pollution at source