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Smart gives away tuition money, free gadgets and data load, boosting e-learning

TELECOMMUNICATION giant Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), PLDT’s wireless subsidiary, is giving away nearly half a million pesos in cash to defray tuition expenses, as well as free laptops and tablets, and data loads to help Filipino students get on with the new normal of e-learning. This is made possible by the recently launched ‘Balik Tuition […]

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Public school teachers of Batangas City’s Coastal District gets free WIFI modems from KEILCO

BATANGAS City – A TOTAL of 168 units of wifi modems were donated by Kepco Ilijan Corporation (KEILCO) to the school teachers of Coastal District of Batangas City.  The first wave of donations was given last August 7 to Iijan Integrated National High School, Ilijan Elementary School and Lilingiwan Elementary School.  Just recently, KEILCO extended […]

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AboitizPower remits P508.2-M direct benefits to LGUs

THE Aboitiz Power Corporation’s fund remittances to its host communities have reached P508.2 million to date, highlighting the organization’s commitment to supporting its stakeholders and helping the country recover from the impact of COVID-19. Through the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Energy Regulations 1-94 (ER 1-94) program, AboitizPower and its partners have directly downloaded P148.2 million […]

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Mga trabahador ng AG&P sa JG Summit, itinigil na ang pag-quarantine

BAUAN, Batangas – BUNSOD ng pagpapataw ng institutional lockdown sa JG Summit Petrochemicals, Inc. ng Pamahalaang Lungsod ng Batangas noong Agosto 12, 2020 dahil na rin sa lumobong dami ng kumpirmadong kaso ng COVID-19 at napakaraming mga paglabag sa health and safety protocols, lahat ng trabahador ng nasabing kumpanya, kasama ang mga sub-contractors, ay huminto […]

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Covid-19 cases in Batangas surge as economy reopens

BATANGAS City – WITH the re-opening of business establishments in an effort to save the lagging economy, confirmed cases of corona virus disease (CoVid-19) inevitably surge with the workers themselves transmitting the virus like wildfire in their work places. When the community quarantine status of the Province of Batangas was relaxed on July 1, there […]

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Davao Light launches city’s first digital substation

DAVAO Light and Power Company, Inc., one of AboitizPower’s distribution utilities, has launched its new Calinan substation, the city’s first digital substation located within the district. A substation is an integral part of the power distribution system that ensures the safe delivery of electricity to homes and businesses. Digitizing a substation is a big step […]

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ASF, umatake sa isang babuyan sa Batangas

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS LIPA City – HINILING kamakailan ng mga nagkakaisang magbababoy sa Lalawigan ng Batangas ang kagyat na pagkilos ng Department of Agriculture (DA), partikular ng Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) upang maagapan ang bantang paglaganap at muling pananalasa ng African Swine Fever (ASF) sa probinsya. Kaugnay nito, hiniling ng United Batangas Swine […]

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Smart strengthens safety protocols for in-store transactions

By BNN Team TO ensure the safety of customers and its store personnel, Smart Communications, Inc. has strengthened its health and safety protocols for its stores in areas under general community quarantine. These measures follow the guidelines set by the COVID-19 Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF), Health, Labor, and Trade departments, and the World Health Organization. […]

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Aboitiz bolsters economic support amid GCQ & MGCQ

THE Aboitiz Group is sustaining the economic “lifeline” it has previously extended to its business units’ customers and clients as most areas in the Philippines entered general community and modified general community quarantines (GCQ & MGCQ) beginning June 1. This move will ensure the unimpeded delivery of goods and services and mitigate the impact of […]