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Irene (State of the World's Mothers)

Save the Children’s SOWM report says child survival rates in Metro Manila improved by 50%

 

 Metro Manila was listed among top cities in the world to cut mortality rates of children among urban poor, according to 2015 State of the World’s Mothers (SOWM) global data published by Save the Children. The annual global mother’s index report reveals that Metro Manila child survival rates among the urban poor in the last 20 years has improved compared to the other developing countries. Between 1993 and 2008, child mortality rate went from 81 to 38 deaths per 1,000 lives deaths. Afterwards, the poorest urban children went from being less than 5 times as likely to die to being […]

GXI-RNET BOOST OPERATIONS OF RURAL BANKS AND COOPERATIVES NATIONWIDE. G-Xchange, Inc. President Paolo Baltao (4th from left) and Rural Net, Inc. Chief Executive Officer Daniel Arcenas (5th from left) lead the launch of CashKO, the country’s first 3-in-1 card designed to grow the businesses of rural banks, cooperatives and other agencies in the country. Joining them are (L-R): Mr. Eulogio Castillo, Cooperative Development Authority Administrator; Mr. Butz Aquino, Former Representative and Senator/Past Chairman National Cooperative Movement/Past Chairman Philippine Cooperative Center; Ms. Franchette C. Cardona, G-Xchange, Inc. Marketing Director; Mr. Ricardo Alair, G-Xchange, Inc. Sales Director; Ms. Renia C. Salinas, Victo National Chief Executive Officer and Atty. Edward Leandro Garcia, Rural Bankers Foundation Chairman.

G-Xchange and Rural Net partnership powered by Globe CashKO ATM

 

 1oth year G-Xchange, Inc. President, Paolo Baltao opened the floor during the G-Xchange and Rural Net MOA signing held at The Globe Tower recently to pave the way to rural banking and cooperative innovation through a mobile money platform that will provide innovative solutions to different sectors and make mobile money services more relevant to the growing market in the Philippines. G-Xchange (GXI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Globe Telecom that operates the telco’s flagship mobile commerce product GCash, further expands its reach nationwide as it partners with Rural Net, Inc. (RNet) to help create a platform designed to grow the businesses of […]