Press Release Archive

SSS: COVID-hit members can avail of sickness benefits

The Social Security System (SSS) announces that it provides sickness benefits to members who cannot work due to sickness or injury, including those who contracted the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). SSS President and Chief Executive Officer Aurora C. Ignacio said that the sickness benefit is a daily cash allowance paid for the number of days that [&hellip

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InLife and Insular Foundation extend assistance to Typhoon Odette-affected communities

To help Filipinos affected by super typhoon Odette, Insular Life (InLife) and its corporate social arm Insular Foundation carried out disaster response initiatives. InLife and Insular Foundation raised ?2 million to help families in typhoon-affected communities in Palawan, Visayas and Mindanao. Additionally, the Insular Foundation provided ?1.02 million worth of food packages and sleeping mats. [&hellip

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InLife group insurance serves as safety nets for small businesses

As the economy reopens, Filipino entrepreneurs face the need to recover from the business slowdown and to protect their employees in the new normal. Insular Life (InLife) understands that due to the pandemic, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) must provide competitive salaries as well as relevant benefits for their employees. “InLife serves as the companies’ [&hellip

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Holcim Philippines continues innovation, sustainability push to drive biz growth, positive impact

Holcim Philippines accomplished a number of sustainability and innovation initiatives in 2021 to raise its business performance and contributions to development such as an agreement to have its cement plants in Luzon run on solar energy. Leading building solutions provider Holcim Philippines, Inc. aims to build on its remarkable 2021 accomplishments anchored on innovation and [&hellip

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SSS promotes its online channels amid rise in COVID-19 cases

The Social Security System (SSS) is once again urging its members, pensioners, and employers to use its online services as the country continues to record a high number of COVID-19 cases. SSS President and CEO Aurora C. Ignacio said transacting with the SSS using its online channels is the simplest, safest, and most convenient option [&hellip

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Globe debuts first ever Eco-SIM in Asia

Made from recycled refrigerator waste As the country’s leader in mobile, Globe debuts the first-ever Eco-SIM cards in Asia for its postpaid mobile customers, contributing to environmental sustainability by recycling refrigerator waste, in time for Zero Waste Month in January. SIM cards are among the smallest consumer items in the world, weighing around 4 grams [&hellip

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SSS Sickness Benefit Program covers COVID-infected workers in home confinement

The Social Security System (SSS) clarified that COVID-infected workers in home confinement are already covered under its Sickness Benefit Program, contrary to recent media reports. SSS explained that members who cannot work due to sickness or injury and are confined either in a hospital or at home for at least four days could avail of [&hellip

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Amid Pandemic-Driven Logistics Boom, ADDX-Listed Real Estate Fund By Elite Exceeds 2x Of Target Returns, After Completing EUR 520m Sale To Blackstone

Focused on European warehouses, Elite Logistics Fund I benefited from a significant increase in investor demand for logistics and e-commerce assets SINGAPORE, 20 JANUARY 2022 – A European logistics real estate fund managed by the Singapore-regulated Elite Partners Capital has completed a EUR 520-million sale of its entire portfolio to a fund[1] managed by the [&hellip

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DONATE USING DATA: Globe customers’ unused data can now extend relief to Typhoon Odette victims

Globe customers can now convert their data into Rewards points that can be donated to help families and communities affected by Typhoon Odette. Starting January 15, Globe customers can simply go to the Rewards section of the new GlobeOne app and tap convert data from the account of their choice.  Data conversion is as follows:  [&hellip

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