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ZRewards, Partners Turn over Care Packages to Jeepney Drivers

ZRewards by Zeal, in partnership with Lalamove and Minimart.ph, has turned over care packages composed of food, toiletries, laundry supplies, and protective equipment, to jeepney drivers and their families who were displaced by the current pandemic. The move was part of the HELPJEEP campaign launched by the three parties last July wherein the public was encouraged to take part by simply becoming a member of ZRewards for free. ZRewards, in turn, committed to providing care packages upon reaching its target membership milestone. “We are proud to have gone through this initiative to help our jeepney drivers and their families together with Lalamove and Minimart. It is important for us to proactively serve the community, and practice our commitment to make sure that no Filipino is left behind,” shared Zeal Entrepreneur in Residence, Glenn Estrella. ZRewards is the country’s newest one-stop shop for premium and solid deals, discounts, and vouchers ranging from food, beauty, health and fi

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Safely deliver High-value, Heavy, Critical Cargo for your Projects

The construction sector has been one of the most affected industries amid the current global health crisis. Prior to COVID-19, the sector had a robust growth rate due to the launch of the Philippine Construction Industry Roadmap 2020-2030 as well as ongoing infrastructure investments. According to GlobalData, the forecasted growth rate stood at 8 percent for  2020. However, with the government’s implementation of strict quarantine in light of the pandemic growth rate was reduced to a mere 1.2 percent. Jay Marzan, Chairman of JP Marzan Project Ventures Inc., one of the leading logistics providers in the country, believes the resumption will help the country improve its overall growth, but mobility remains limited in the country, so any delays to the transportation of a project’s equipment will be critical to its completion. Companies in the construction, mining, and manufacturing sectors depend on the expertise of logistics providers to help transport large, complex, high-value piec

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A Guide to Motorcycle Shopping

For those who are planning to buy a motorcycle for the first time, choosing from a wide variety of brands and models can be daunting especially if you want to satisfy your appetite for road adventure while staying safe and feeling the outside vibes at the same time. Choosing the right motorcycle can become a drag when you think of the endless considerations to factor in such as its weight, comfort, and convenience. All this can take away the fun of bike shopping. Fortunately, Honda Philippines Inc. (HPI), the No.1 motorcycle manufacturer in the Philippines, shares these five key elements to consider when buying a motorcycle. Determine Your Experience. Some motorcycles are truly meant for the experienced riders who are used to road challenges. So, first things first, before you go to the shop, try to determine what you can and cannot do when driving a motorcycle. Identify Your Needs. Why do you need a motorcycle? As a matter of fact, why do you even want it? Motorcycles come in diff

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Introducing Batman and The Riddler to Waze

Your city needs you! Waze, the everyday driving platform bringing together drivers to outsmart traffic, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) and DC, is introducing some epic forces of good and evil to the road - Batman and The Riddler. From today, until October 31, 2020, activate the Batman experience on Waze and choose the side of DC Super Hero or Super-Villain by selecting the iconic voice of Batman (Kevin Conroy) or The Riddler (Wally Wingert) to guide you on your own adventures. Available globally in English, Spanish and Portuguese, you can follow The Riddler’s clues or enter “stealth mode” like Batman. You can also change Waze car icons and hop in the Batmobile or The Riddler’s racer to guide you on your way, and select the Batman or The Riddler moods to heroically or cleverly outsmart traffic. And to complete the experience, you can listen to the Waze and DC Super Hero or Super-Villain playlists on Spotify while driving via the Waze Audio Player feature. “

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The Modern-Day Heroes on Two Wheels

Who says that only heroes with capes are superheroes? And who could imagine that every day, we can see heroes around us? And who would think that this pandemic will turn the negative into something good and positive? The COVID-19 pandemic forced the country’s economy into a complete halt, affecting the lives of Filipinos. However, it is during these trying times that the hero within us tend to show. Lockdowns and quarantines in the country may have limited mobility and the community’s ability to help one another, but it did not stop some riders to lend a helping hand to those who are most affected by the pandemic. Honda Philippines Inc. (HPI), the No. 1 motorcycle manufacturer in the country, pays respect to the initiatives of these unsung heroes on two wheels, who continue to go above and beyond to help their fellow Filipinos during a time of struggle. The Man of Togetherness In the Municipality of Kabacan, North Cotabato, a small community in Barangay Kilagasan, has one man who

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Surprising Benefits of Motorcycle Riding

In the Philippines, commuters see motorcycles as one of the most reliable and convenient modes of transportation amid the current health crisis. Some, however, still see these rides as unsafe, especially for a long drive in highways and busy streets around the metro. What most do not know are the surprising benefits as to why many Filipinos continue to consider motorcycles as one of the best vehicles they could ever have in their lives. It may have its downsides, but in truth, motorcycles bring unparalleled joy, excitement and adventure to its riders. Honda Philippines Inc. (HPI), the No.1 motorcycle manufacturer in the Philippines, lists down some of the surprising benefits of motorcycles, and why people rely on them for their daily commute. It Gives You A Good Workout. People notice how motorcycle riders maneuver around traffic and creep around every corner to get to their destinations faster. The maneuvering engages the rider’s neck, core, arms, and thighs, which is why they some

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BOI keeps workers moving with go-ahead for new Teraspan motorcycle

The Philippine Board of Investment (BOI) has reaffirmed its commitment to keep goods and people flowing smoothly despite the pandemic, with the approval of the project that involves the production of new ‘Weigen’ motorcycle. The three-wheeled vehicle, to be produced by Teraspan Inc, is perfectly designed to provide easy and affordable mobility to individuals at a time of social distancing and limited public transportation.   The decision comes amidst a broader campaign by BOI to help businesses keep their workers and goods moving unhindered through quarantined communities. A number of measures have been brought into this effect. Non-essential travel for Filipinos is already allowed in areas without quarantine. Where an area is quarantined, the passage will be permitted to workers conducting work activities inside the area, such as transporting goods. Minimal checks will be placed on vehicles crossing into quarantined areas, with private vehicles only required to show company ID whe

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Ride in Style with The All-New AIR BLADE150

Amid the current global health crisis, the Philippines ranks as having one of the strictest quarantine and lockdown guidelines implemented to curb the spread of COVID-19. In some areas, especially in the metro, mobility remains limited with only a few vehicles allowed on the streets. Fortunately, the convenience and reliability of motorcycles helped commuters, especially essential workers, and medical frontliners, get to their destinations safely. This time, Honda Philippines Inc. (HPI), the No. 1 motorcycle manufacturer in the Philippines, provides Filipinos more reasons not just to safely and conveniently get to wherever they need to be, but also to stand out on the road and ride in style with The All-New AIR BLADE150. Social distancing has never been easier and stylish with The All-New AIR BLADE150, which boasts of a powerful 150cc SOHC liquid-cooled engine for prime acceleration superiority in stop-and-go situations.  What makes The All-New AIR BLADE150 a standout is the unique

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Sharing the Value of Community through Motorcycle Clubs

Tanauan, Batangas—August 7,2020 Filipinos are one of the most joyful, family-oriented, and social people –it is engraved in our veins. Amid the current global health crisis, however, we do not get to spend much time with the people we love, especially with community quarantines (CQs) and lockdowns imposed in most parts of the country.  Thankfully, the “new normal” has brought us innovative ways to communicate and socialize with other people. From shopping online to meeting through video calls, people find new ways to satisfy their needs and spend time with their loved ones. One of the best things that the “new normal” has brought us is the safety and convenience of motorcycles when it comes to mobility and safe commuting. Motorcycles can also bring people together, despite the dangers that the virus presents. Take it from these Motorcycle Clubs, which do not only keep the community experience for themselves, but also share them with others by giving a helping hand during these diffi

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foodpanda, Globe Business help riders go the extra mile with new KaPanda plan

foodpanda - the leading global online food delivery platform that operates in more than 40 countries and partner to over 1,000 restaurants nationwide—collaborated with Globe Business to come up with a solution to aid KaPanda riders in connecting to the brand’s delivery app, communicating with customers, and boosting their daily operations. The partnership introduced the special postpaid line, KaPanda Plan 500 which provides foodpanda riders access to unlimited calls and texts to all networks and sizable data allocation. The plan lets them access Roadrunner, the foodpanda delivery app⁠ used to receive customer requests; pandariders, the company’s website; Facebook community and Telegram channels for fleet updates; and Waze for easier GPS navigation. “Food delivery riders have displayed true heroism throughout the pandemic. Amid the risks, our KaPanda riders have relentlessly worked hard to provide communities with safe and convenient access to food, while ensuring their own families

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