P1,000 SSS Pension Increase Due in 2019 ‘Postponed’ Due to ‘Lack of Funds’

SSS pension 2019 delayed

A ‘financial crisis’ is looming in the Social Security System (SSS). That is, if the second tranche of the P2,000 SSS pension increase pushes through in 2019. To avoid the crisis, the P1,000 pension increase may have to be postponed. The SSS said delaying the P1000 pension due next year should be done to avert a financial crisis in the More...

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New Generation Currency coins
By Brando Co On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

PH New Generation Currency (NGC) Coins: How to Tell the Difference

The Philippines’ New Generation Currency (NGC) bills and coins were formally presented in Malacanang today. Launched almost two months ago, the New Generation Currency coins series continues to earn a lot More...

Oil prices philippines
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Monday, April 16th, 2018

OIL PRICE HIKE Gasoline, Diesel Prices Increase Effective April 17 Announced

Just as predicted by the Department of Energy (DoE) over the weekend, the price increases for gasoline and diesel were announced today. Local fuel retailers announced the price increases, which also includes kerosene, More...

LPG oil price increase
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Saturday, March 31st, 2018

Oil Price Increase: Gasoline, Diesel, LPG Prices to Go Up After Holy Week

Another round of price increases in oil products is due in the coming week. Gasoline, diesel and kerosene prices are expected to go up on Tuesday, April 3. Meanwhile, the price of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) More...

Holy Week schedule banks
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Saturday, March 24th, 2018

Holy Week Banking Hours: BPI, BDO, Metrobank, RCBC, China Bank Schedules

Which banks will be open this Holy Week? What branches will remain open? Ahead of Holy Week 2018, the country’s leading banks advised their clients of their banking operations for the Lenten break. Which More...

P100 bill misprint
By Randy Antonio On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

From ‘Faceless’ P100, Netizen Shows Peso Bill with Two Faces of Manuel Roxas

The P100 bill with two faces! That’s the latest ‘misprint’ the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is investigating after a netizen posted photos of a P100 bill with two faces of Manuel Roxas. The More...

gasoline prices
By Randy Antonio On Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018

No Excise Tax Yet But Gasoline, Diesel Prices to go Up Tuesday, January 2

2018 starts on a sour note for motorists as fuel prices go up January 2. Gasoline, diesel and even kerosene prices will increase Tuesday. Prices of gasoline, diesel and kerosene go up on the second day of 2018! More...

Kris Aquino Chow King
By Ramon Jose On Saturday, September 30th, 2017

LOOK Kris Aquino Opens Her 2nd Chow King Branch at Welcome Rotonda

Kris Aquino now has two Chow King franchise stores. This after Kris inaugurated her second Chow King branch earlier today in Quezon City. Present were family and friends. Kris Aquino with the staff and crew of More...

Kris Aquino Chow King
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Friday, September 29th, 2017

LOOK Kris Aquino Opening Two More Chow King Branches in Quezon City

It looks like Kris Aquino’s Chow King business is doing very well. After opening her first Chow King franchise in Ali Mall in Cubao, Kris is set to open two more stores in Quezon City. In fact, she’s More...

Cebu Pacific senior citizen discounts
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Friday, September 22nd, 2017

PWD and Senior Citizen Discounts Now Available on Cebu Pacific Flights

Cebu Pacific will now give PWD and senior citizen discounts to qualified passengers. Cebu Pacific announced the discounts Friday. All senior citizens and PWDs will be given the government-implemented discounts More...