PLDT’s mobile subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) powered the Philippine esports industry in 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic. For the past years, Smart has been one of the foremost brands to recognize and empower the Philippine gaming community by going all-out with mobile promos and events, supporting teams and tournaments, andContinue Reading

In observance of the holiday season, LRT-1 private operator Light Rail Manila Corporation (LRMC) will implement shortened service hours on December 24 (Christmas Eve) and December 31 (New Year’s Eve), which were both declared as special non-working days by the Philippine Government under Proclamation No. 845. On Christmas Eve (DecemberContinue Reading

Quezon City councilor Candy Medina is making sure that multitude of families of Barangay Bagong Silangan, Barangay Batasan Hills, Barangay Commonwealth, Barangay Holy Spirit, and Barangay Payatas will experience the spirit of Christmas as each family will receive “Pamaskong Handog” gift bags from the local government. Despite the threats ofContinue Reading

Union Bank of the Philippines (UnionBank) recently represented the Philippine banking industry for the third time at the five-day virtual Singapore Fintech Festival (SFF), the world’s largest FinTech event and global platform for the FinTech community, on December 7 to 11.  The festival spotlighted key executives and thought-leaders from AsiaContinue Reading