farmers

SMC ramps up support for farmers

Agriculture remains one of the hardest-hit sectors since the pandemic struck in March 2020. With usual supply routes cut off due to protocols and mobility restrictions to prevent the transmission of COVID-19, most farmers have experienced difficulty moving produce to various markets around the country, including Metro Manila. San Miguel Corp. (SMC), which last year…

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MediCard clinic provides top-notch health services to Davaoeños

Aiming to be every Filipino’s partner in quality health care, MediCard Philippines has ensured a commanding presence across the archipelago. It has decisively expanded to reach more people and communities —accrediting thousands of doctors, hospitals and clinics; establishing satellite clinics and referral desks; and founding free-standing clinics in key cities and economic hubs in Metro…

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Converge secures P5-B loan from Landbank in bid for nationwide reach

Converge ICT Solutions Inc. sealed a P5-billion loan deal with state-owned Land Bank of the Philippines to fund its nationwide fiber internet rollout. Pampanga-based businessman and Converge CEO Dennis Anthony Uy said on Friday this would also allow the company to expand its presence in “unserved and underserved” areas in the Philippines. According to Converge,…