Saturday, September 23, 2017

PayMaya and Facebook Launch Payment Tools in Messenger

PayMaya, a pioneer and leader in mobile money and digital financial services in the country, in partnership with Facebook, is excited to announce a safe and effective new way for people in the Philippines to send money to friends, pay bills, and buy mobile load and data using Messenger.

PayMaya is a leader in transforming the mobile phone into a virtual wallet and is continually looking for ways to expand its services. PayMaya recognizes that Facebook Messenger's community offers a unique opportunity to make PayMaya services available and accessible to even more users.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Pru Life UK earns Silver Quill for customer relations initiative

Pru Life UK’s 20th Anniversary Customer Engagement Campaign completed its sweep of awards at the global, regional and local level, after receiving a distinction at the Silver Quill Awards. The Silver Quill Awards is presented to outstanding professionals in the region who have proven that their communication programs effectively furthered the goals of their organizations - growing revenues, reducing cost and motivating its intended public to a desired action. The citation, conferred by the Asia Pacific chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators,  was held in Singapore on August 24, 2017. 

Monday, September 11, 2017

Shopee teams up with Facebook to help leading retail brands strengthen their eCommerce presence

As part of its 9.9 Mobile Shopping Day celebrations, Shopee, the leading eCommerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, partnered with Facebook for the second time this year in another instalment of its popular Shopee University series. 

Held on 30th August 2017 in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig, the session saw over 100 members from Shopee's Official Shops, including leading retail brands such as Coca-Cola, Oppo, and Sandisk, coming together to learn about how they could leverage on tools and services from both Shopee and Facebook to grow their online businesses.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Quirky couple finds the perfect partner in Home Credit’s new ad campaign

Currently enjoying a successful year that saw them reach the one million-customer mark and undergo a brand refresh, Prague-based fintech company Home Credit is adding another feather to its cap with the launch of its very first digital ad campaign in the country.

Launched through a teaser video last August 22 on Facebook and YouTube, Home Credit Philippines’ maiden campaign follows the modern romantic story of a couple about to discover the perfect partner to their relationship—one that will let them enjoy the things that make life easier and more meaningful.

Monday, September 4, 2017

Pru Life UK district pioneers gather for 20th year milestone

Blue Pearl pioneers. (From left) Blue Pearl District Manager
Henry Gocuan, Pru Life UK Founding President and
former Chairman Bobby Madrid, former Head of Sales
Vic Espanol and Micah 1 Branch Manager Jimmy Barba
during Blue Pearl’s 20th Anniversary Masquerade Ball
 held at the Grand Convention Center of Cebu
Pru Life UK’s Blue Pearl district celebrated its 20th anniversary at the Grand Convention Center of Cebu last August 14, a year after the Head Office marked its own 20th year milestone.

Pru Life UK Founding President and former Chairman Bobby Madrid, as well as former Head of Sales Vic Español -  key leaders in the  founding of Blue Pearl in Cebu - were one of the many notable guests who celebrated during the evening.  Also in attendance were Blue Pearl District Manager Henry Gocuan as well as Micah 1 Branch Manager Jimmy Barba and their teams.

Sunday, September 3, 2017

New BPO OOSM Soultions Makes Milestones On Its First Year

New Philippine BPO player, Australia-based OOSM Solutions, recently celebrated their first year of operation and is still growing. Despite the tough competition with large companies.

OOSM Solutions may be a just a year old but it is already planning its expansion for the next few years. Initially their office is located in Makati, and as demands for work is growing, they are now eyeing on making a new office in Cavite.

Among the services offered by OOSM Solutions include Back Office and Secretarial Services, Transcription, Accounting and Bookkeeping, Digital Marketing and Graphic Design, Customer Support and other high-value offerings such as Architectural Consultancy and Research and Studies. The company also preparing itself for more services to be offered for its clients such as social media management.

Thursday, July 27, 2017

BPI-Philam helps Filipinos prepare this Disaster Awareness Month

The Philippines isn't new to natural disasters or calamities.

Compared to its other Southeast Asian neighbors, our country experiences a wider range of disasters. From floods to landslides, and typhoons to earthquakes – the most recent of which just happened in Leyte with a magnitude of 6.5 – the Philippines continues to endure and survive. Though the government does its best in preparing for and anticipating these times of emergency through awareness efforts and disaster response drills, self-mitigation is still an area that we can further improve on.