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The Rise of #NowNation. PayMaya launched today its new campaign #NowNation to empower the Filipino millennials to seize the day, pursue their passions and live in the here and now. (L-R) Paolo Azzola, Managing Director and co-COO of PayMaya Philippines; Ram Cortez, PayMaya's Student Ambassador; Carlo Atendido, DJ Champion; Seph Cham, Lifestyle Guru; Camille Co, Style Maven; Orlando Vea, President and CEO of Voyager Innovations; Chichi Tullao, Foodie Extraordinaire; Alyssa Valdez, Phenom of Philippine Volleyball; Jonas Roque, Weekend Wandering Warrior; and Benjie Fernandez, co-COO of PayMaya Philippines and COO of Voyager Innovations.

PayMaya launches new brand campaign to empower millennials

 

 For everyone’s information, PayMaya Philippines is formerly Smart e-Money, Inc, which is the financial services arm of Smart and PLDT and carries the PayMaya, a leading payment app and prepaid card in the Philippines, that can be used today in many establishments, online shopping, transportation, and recently, highlighting sports, music, fashion, gaming, and travel under the #NowNation campaign that aims to inspire and enable the millennials to seize the day and pursue their passions. It’s in the digital world where most of us are spending more time nowadays. However, the challenge of financial inclusion in the country hinders the 69% of the population with no bank […]

EUROPEAN CARPOOLING MOBILE APP WUNDER ENTERS IN THE PHILIPPINES

European ride-sharing app Wunder starts carpooling commuters from Quezon City to Makati

 

 While everyone is busy comparing who’s got the best rides between Uber and Grab, a new player in the Philippine shore has silently entered into the Pacific introducing a quite the same carpooling ride-sharing app from Germany, Wunder. On an email directly sent to us by Wunder, said that the European carpooling mobile app was initially launched in Manila in February and there have been more than 7 thousand users that joined the community generating around 45 thousand carpool matches of people going in the same direction at the same time. Based on the survey that Wunder initiated, over 20,000 people […]

U-HOP ON DEMAND MOBILE APP MASS TRANSPORT SERVICE

Can U-Hop catch up with GrabCar and Uber?

 

 Just recently, a new app-based for mass transport service have started to make their presence known in the metro announcing the service that will equal or surpass the current on-demand app car services of GrabCar and Uber that are already popular to passengers who can’t get enough of the public rides in Metro Manila. Unlike GrabCar and Uber, U-Hop focuses on multi-passenger service ride from different pick-up points (passengers are booked by group from a service area) to one specific destination. At first glance, it’s kinda blur how the service works. Arlene Cabangon, VP for Technology, U-Hop, explains to Kara David […]

GRABTAXI PHILIPPINES' NEWLY-APPOINTED COUNTRY MARKETING HEAD KHRIZTINA LIM LED THE OFFICIAL LAUNCH IN BAGUIO CITY LAST AUG. 5

Competition pushes GrabTaxi to become better and know their market more

 

 With the popularity of mobile for taxi booking app services in the Philippines, GrabTaxi has been leading in terms of more satisfied passengers using the app, based on reviews and conversations with the drivers themselves who shared stories of how much GrabTaxi changed their lives by providing them with more steady income. “Sipag at tiyaga lang ser,” (Hardwork, sir) was what Angelito Ombay told us, who drives plate number WFI 650 when we asked him how he got to earn a very generous income from driving for GrabTaxi. “Masipag lang po talaga ako mag-accept ng bookings ng mga pasahero ko para mas lalong […]