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DOTr contactless payment for taxis, TNVS
Dino Mari Testa

DOTr, LTFRB, GCash Team Up For Contactless Fare Payment System In Taxis, TNV...

The Department of Transportation (DOTr), Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB), taxi fleets, transport network companies (TNC), and mobil...

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Bills Payment Installment
Dino Mari Testa

These Billers Offer Installment Programs For Bills Payment

When the government imposed the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) to help curb the spread of COVID-19, consumers were frantically trying to figure out their f...

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COVID19 DTI MSME loan
Gibson Perez

How To Apply For COVID-19 Financial Assistance To Restart Businesses

The Small Business Corporation opened the application for COVID-19 loan in March 2020. The ₱1-billion loan facility was launched by of the Department of Trade...

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Meralco bill online
Dino Mari Testa

'Why Is My Meralco Bill So High?' And Other Questions Answered

It felt like an electric shock for a number of folks in Metro Manila when they checked their mailbox this month. "Why is my Meralco bill so high?" easily became...

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BPP Guide Philippines
Gibson Perez

How To Apply For The Balik Probinsya Program

The Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa Program, promulgated as Executive Order No. 114, aims to promote regional development amid the COVID-19 crisis. On May 8, th...

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Modified ECQ guidelines for industries
Dino Mari Testa

Modified ECQ Guidelines For Businesses In Metro Manila, Cebu Cebu City, And ...

A day after the initial announcement, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque laid down the modified ECQ guidelines (MECQ) for areas under the slightly eased lock...

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IATF RapidPass application
Gibson Perez

How To Get An IATF RapidPass: Application Guidelines

If you're an accredited frontliner or authorized person outside of residence (APOR), you can easily prevent trip delays and lessen physical contact with authori...

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ECQ extension philippines
Dino Mari Testa

ECQ Extension 'Possible' In Most Areas In Metro Manila

Is there any hope in sight for cities placed under enhanced community quarantine (ECQ)?An ECQ extension for high-risk areas in the Philippines after May 15 is s...

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DOTr Guidelines Quarantine
Dino Mari Testa

DOTr Guidelines For Commuters During The Quarantine

Amid the threat of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) released guidelines for public transport in low-risk areas under the state of ...

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PhilHealth OFW Contribution Hike
Dino Mari Testa

PhilHealth OFW Contribution Hike: What You Need To Know

In April 2020, the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) issued a circular detailing premium adjustment for overseas Filipino workers (OFW), whic...

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