Metrobank-supported Molecular Laboratory for COVID-19 testing inaugurated: Latest in the country

On June 27, the country inaugurated its largest molecular laboratory capable of detecting COVID-19 and other contagious diseases at the former Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Headquarters in Port Area Manila. Through the initiatives of the Philippine Red Cross, the project was partly funded by Metrobank and GT Capital Holdings through a PhP 18 million donation,…

Rex’s Barangay Handbook: A comprehensive and relevant manual for Barangay officials during a time of crisis

The COVID-19 pandemic placed our barangay officers on the spotlight as they served as frontliners in their respective communities. Residents of every barangay counted on their barangay officials for guidance and action on their safety and other support services. They were the ones to implement the nationwide curfew, screen and qualify those eligible for the…

Shop to give hope to our Filipino youth this July 1

The current crisis has presented unprecedented challenges for the entire world, with countless establishments such as schools halting operations in an effort to contain the spread of the virus. According to data gathered by UNICEF, more than 180 countries have imposed nationwide closures on educational institutions, affecting not only the teachers and staff, but also…

Advocacy-driven growth pushed in Alfamart 6th Anniversary

As Alfamart Philippines, the first and only Super Minimart chain in the country, celebrated its 6th year of operating in the Philippines, they have opened almost 900 stores across Central Luzon, Metro Manila, and South Luzon. Despite the formidable and expansive numbers that they have achieved in such a short time, Alfamart nevertheless remains focused…