MMCM unveils new logo new name as Mapúa Malayan Colleges Mindanao

MCM unveils new logo, new name as Mapúa Malayan Colleges Mindanao

Malayan Colleges Mindanao has been rejuvenated and renamed as Mapúa Malayan Colleges Mindanao (Mapúa MCM), made all the more official with the school’s unveiling of its rebranded Façade on April 27, 2023.  The announcement was made by Dr. Dodjie S. Maestrecampo, Mapúa MCM president during the recent unveiling of the school’s new logo on the Davao campus.  “Our new name, Mapúa Malayan Colleges Mindanao, aptly represents our competencies, focus, and vision. By putting our heritage at the forefront, we firmly attest that our graduates and students have been trained and equipped with the same academic and technological excellence that Mapúa is known for,” Maestrecampo said. The rebranding reflects the legacy of excellence and global standards in which the college is rooted. It is also a nod towards the institution’s commitment to high-quality education that equips students to compete globally.  The move also heralds the higher education institution’s efforts to transform […]

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X series Honor Philippines

What to love about HONOR X9a 5G, X7a, and MagicBook X Laptops

Bringing its latest technologies to the Philippine market, HONOR empowers smart device users with human-centric innovations. The year has just begun yet HONOR Philippines already introduced not just one, but three smart devices in the market already! All hailing from HONOR’s industry-setting X Series, the HONOR X9a 5G, HONOR X7a, and HONOR MagicBook X laptops were made available to the public recently. “We wanted to start the year really strong and we are delighted with the fact that we are on track. Three devices since the start of the year and we’re just getting started. HONOR Philippines takes pride in our newest devices that cater to consumers’ ever-changing needs and requirements,” said Stephen Cheng, HONOR Philippines Vice President. HONOR X9a 5G Making a massive buzz online, the new HONOR X9a 5G sports a 120Hz Premium OLED Curved Display allowing users to enjoy a large screen of 6.67-inch with an impressive […]

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Check out what’s in Moira’s shopping list this Christmas!

Gift your loved ones with these items you can get at 0% interest through Home Credit  Finding the perfect holiday gifts for loved ones can be challenging for some people. Well, gift giving doesn’t come with no pressure since we only want to give our loves ones what’s best for them. If you’re still looking for the ideal presents or rather need some inspiration, Filipina singer-songwriter Moira dela Torre shares her holiday gift ideas that are perfect for all ages and for every special person in your life!  Making it a merrier Christmas season, Home Credit recently launched The Great 0% Interest Festival, so every shopper can check out items from almost 10,000 partner stores nationwide. Customers can choose from more than 50,000 products available through Home Credit that they get at 0% interest until January 31, 2023.  Are you ready? Check out what’s in Moira’s shopping list this holiday season! Gifts […]

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SKY Fiber

SKY FIBER unwraps faster and improved speeds

In the spirit of giving, home internet service provider SKY Fiber boosts the speed promos of select Super Speed Plans while keeping the same monthly subscription fee so that new and existing subscribers can instantly enjoy faster and seamless connection during the holiday festivities this December until May 31, 2023.  Starting December 9, customers can avail the 50Mbps Plan priced at P1,699 per month and get up to 150Mbps speed for free. This is an increase of more than 70% from the previous speed boost promo of only up to 85Mbps.  Moreover, the 30Mbps Plan for P1,299 a month can now provide up to 45Mbps speed while the 100Mbps Plan for P2,299 a month provides up to 200Mbps within the promo period.  With such high-speed connectivity, families can conveniently stream shows together, connect with their loved ones through video calls, or join in virtual Christmas parties without interruption.  Further elevate […]

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SM Supermalls nationwide offers faster GCash scan-to-pay payments 

In response to the call of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) for the digitalization of payments for safer and more efficient transactions, SM Supermalls, has partnered with GCash,  the country’s no. 1  financial app, to  enable GCash QR payments across all SM malls nationwide, including supermarkets, food and retail merchants as well as services such as cinema and parking, among others. Through this partnership, GCash scan-to-pay transactions via fast and efficient QR payment options are now available across SM malls. “Shopping for food and essentials and other items in the new normal has changed for many. More than ever, customers value safety, efficiency, and convenience. This is what GCash aims to provide Filipinos through our valued partnership with SM  in line with our vision of financial inclusion for all. We are excited to collaborate with SM to offer a safe shopping experience to millions of Filipinos nationwide,” said Martha […]

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Home Credit

Have the merriest holiday with Home Credit’s The Great 0% Interest Festival

Grab your most desired items at 0% interest rates through Home Credit from almost 10,000 stores nationwide! The most awaited season for Filipinos is fast approaching — signaling the most beautiful time of the year for giving and sharing. Get ready to fill your hearts with your most wishlisted items for yourself and your loved ones and embark on the most exciting shopping season of the year! Want something for your monitos and monitas? Or have you been wanting to reward yourself for a year of hard work? Better not pout, better not let your wallets cry because a huge blowoutis coming to town! As a holiday treat for Filipino customers, Home Credit Philippines (HCPH), the lifestyle partner of every Filipino, launches The Great 0% Interest Festival with over 50,000 products offered at 0% interest rates at almost 10,000 partner stores nationwide. “Giving has always been a part of every […]

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Johndorf Ventures

Johndorf Ventures: Housing as a valuable investment

Real property veteran Johndorf Ventures Corporation (JVC) observes that housing remains an essential value investment in spite of the economic slowdown brought about by the pandemic and natural calamities. Abigail Lim, JVC Managing Director notes that Filipinos continue to recognize the necessity of securing the future of their families by putting hard-earned funds into real estate. Value investments, such as the company’s exclusive mid-market community Astana Davao, have been observed to defy expectations of sales downtrends on the heels of economic slowdowns in the past two years.  More than 80% of Astana Davao’s 277 two-storey townhouse units have been sold.  Construction will be completed by year-end.  “Astana Davao is notably one of the best value investments on offer in Davao today. We are proud that we have created quality homes in a community set in a prime location. By providing dwellings within a short distance from key destinations of the […]

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 Operation Smile launches Women in Medicine in Asia.  

Operation Smile’s all-female team of volunteer cleft care professionals from 12 countries celebrate the close of the six-day educational and medical mission they mounted in Cebu City recently to launch “Women in Medicine” in Asia.  The multinational team conducted a one-day forum on women empowerment in the health profession followed by five days of free surgeries on 59 children with cleft lip and cleft palate at the Cebu City Medical Center.   Operation Smile co-founder and president, Kathleen Magee, flew in from the U.S. to lead the launch.  Women in Medicine is a new global initiative that seeks to encourage women to join the health care profession, and empower them to take leadership roles in their respective fields.  It is also being piloted in Africa and in South America.  The program was created in response to the call of the World Health Organization (WHO) for women to drive the transformational […]

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SKY Kyla

SKY’s KYLA boosts its 24/7 customer support system for subscribers

Now accessible in more areas in Luzon and Mindanao  SKY continues its commitment to provide top-notch and hassle-free service to its valued subscribers by making it more convenient for them to raise their concern with just a few clicks through their 24/7 customer support KYLA.    By expanding KYLA’s accessibility to more parts of Luzon (Baguio, Batac, Dagupan, Laoag, Urdaneta, Bulacan, Batangas) and in Mindanao (Davao, General Santos, Zamboanga) starting August 15, SKY ensures that SKY subscribers from different parts of the country can experience the same fast and convenient customer service.  Since its launch in 2021, more SKY subscribers expressed their satisfaction with KYLA in addressing their simplest to more complex matters when it comes to their cable and internet service. Here are some common concerns that KYLA can help manage to assist each subscriber in real-time:  Matters on monthly billings and payment   Got questions with your SKY bill? Do […]

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Gcask 66M Users

GCash records 66 million registered users

GCash CEO says collaboration, not competition, is key to exponential growth and financial inclusion As digital payments rapidly become a staple for many Filipinos, GCash, the leading mobile wallet in thePhilippines and the country’s first ever double unicorn has achieved yet another milestone as it grows itsnumber of registered users to 66 million as of June 2022. This was one of the key highlights shared bythe GCash president and CEO Martha Sazon during the recent Mobile 360 Asia Pacific FinTech Summitheld at JW Marriott South Beach in Singapore. During the summit, Martha shared how collaborations with banks and other fintech providers have helped GCash maintain a strong growth momentum amid the pandemic which has enabled it to add six million users from the first quarter to 66 million at the end of the second quarter of 2022. “We’re not a digital bank. We are an e-wallet. But what’s good about […]

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