Showing posts from August, 2013

Tropical Storm Maring Causes Flooding in Metro Manila

  Tropical storm “Maring” (international codename Trami) continues to pour out and it has been described as one of the heaviest rains in Metro Manila and nearby provinces, causing floods that have killed 8, turning roads into rivers and trapping people in homes and shelters. Schools, government offices suspended classes and work as well as financial markets were also closed because of torrential rain and floods.  According to the news, the number of affected persons has also swelled to 600,000 throughout Luzon. The tropical storm has gained more strength and accelerated slightly northward across the North Philippine Sea. This storm will continue to induce the Southwest Monsoon bringing cloudy and windy conditions with slight to moderate to sometimes heavy rains across the western sections of Luzon and Visayas. Flash floods and landslides are likely in hazard-prone areas especially along river banks and mountain slopes. Let us pray for everyone who have been seriously affe

Lazada Philippines and MegaLinkInc. Launches New Payment Method

MegaLink Head of Relationship Managers Jennifer Tantan, MegaLink President Benjamin Castillo Lazada PH CEO & Co-founder InancBalci, Lazada PH Marketing VP Paul Mendoza The country’s biggest online shopping mall, Lazada, is officially the only e-Commerce company in the Philippines accredited by MegaLink, a major ATM Network in the country. Purchasing goods at   is now made easier as the recently signed partnership introduces a first in local e-Commerce. It allows online shoppers all over the country to conveniently choose a payment option most convenient to him/her, adding MegaLink to Lazada’s proven and flexible existing methods: Cash On Delivery, Credit Card, Installments and PayPal. CEO and Co-founder InancBalci states, “We, at Lazada, want to continuously improve the shopping experience for our customers. MegaLink payment option will make shopping at Lazada more convenient. Customer satisfaction is our top priority.” Lazada will should