US donates P1.6-M supplies for Palawan disaster preparedness

THE UNITED States government has donated P1.6 million worth of supplies to the provincial government of Palawan to support disaster relief preparedness, its embassy in the Philippines said in a statement released on Tuesday. The supplies include tents and other items for shelter, medical, and logistical capacity during emergency situations prompted by calamities. Palawan in […]

PalawanPay handles pera padala with its “Send to Palawan branch” feature

THANKS to Palawan Pawnshop Group’s (PPG) PalawanPay app and the Palawan Express Pera Padala (Pepp) network nationwide, Filipinos can now send and receive remittances anytime anywhere, especially in times of crisis when there’s limited mobility or a crisis going on.Sending and receiving money, paying bills and doing financial transactions are now literally just a few […]

Regional Updates (03/08/21)

1 of 2 DICT Wi-Fi access in Tawi-Tawi and Sulu Wi-Fi hotspots were set up on Mar. 5 by the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) in the provinces of Sulu and Tawi-Tawi, the two southernmost islands in the country, as part of the government’s free internet access program. DICT said there are now […]