Philippine Postal Corporation - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippine Postal Corporation


PHLPost employees tapped as front line workers to assist LGUs

Apr 21, 2020 - 5:41 PM

PRESS RELEASE: 'Post office employees are frontline workers too, responding to any emergency situation where it is needed most,' says Postmaster General Joel Otarra


PHLPost resumes mail operations in limited capacity

Apr 05, 2020 - 4:10 PM

Only domestic acceptance and delivery of postal items will resume. The delivery of mails abroad remains suspended 'until further notice.'

SENDING MAIL. PHLPost resumes operations during the Luzon enhanced community quarantine, but in a limited capacity. Photo from PHILPost

PHLPost unveils 2019 Christmas stamps

Dec 07, 2019 - 5:24 PM

This year's Christmas stamps feature Filipino Christmas traditions

PHLPost launches 'Pinoy Music Icons' commemorative stamps

Nov 16, 2019 - 3:09 PM

The commemorative stamps are in honor of OPM icons Rene Garcia, Rico J. Puno, and Pepe Smith

PHLPost launches stamps to mark 125 years of Sorsogon province

Oct 19, 2019 - 12:28 PM

The 125th founding anniversary stamp features the most famous facets of Sorsogon

Sandiganbayan acquits ex-AFP chief Diomedio Villanueva in graft case

Feb 22, 2019 - 5:38 PM

The anti-graft court says the prosecution failed to prove the guilt of retired general Diomedio Villanueva beyond reasonable doubt in relation to the P53-million graft case at the Philippine Postal Corporation when he was postmaster general

ACQUITTED. Former military chief and postmaster general Diomedio Villanueva is all smiles after he was acquitted of a graft case by the Sandiganbayan on February 22, 2019. Photo by Rappler

PHLPost printing of Iglesia ni Cristo stamp 'not unconstitutional'

Feb 17, 2019 - 8:35 PM

The Supreme Court finds no basis in the claim that public funds were illegally used to print the Iglesia ni Cristo centennial stamp in 2014

CENTENNIAL LOGO. PHLPost will unveil a special commemorative stamp in celebration of the centennial year of Iglesia ni Cristo. Image from PHLPost

PHLPost launches Pada-LOVE project for Valentine's Day

Feb 10, 2019 - 6:45 PM

PRESS RELEASE: The Philippine Postal Corporation offers same-day and next-day delivery of flowers, chocolates, and other gifts, along with the services of a Singing Kartero

Photo courtesy of Philippine Postal Corporation

LOOK: Classic Presidential cars on commemorative stamps

Aug 06, 2018 - 9:29 AM

The Presidential cars collectible stamps, a true collector's delight, will be unveiled during History Con 2018 on August 10

PHLPost releases commemorative stamps to mark Philippine Independence Day

Jun 08, 2018 - 6:11 PM

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost has issued 50,000 copies of the single stamp design which can be bought at P12 each

LOOK: Art by kids with cancer featured in PH Christmas stamps

Dec 21, 2017 - 12:09 PM

Each block of 4 costs P12, while the souvenir sheet is available at P55 each. Get them while supply last at your local post offices.

Need documents from gov’t? Post office ‘Zip Lane’ is waiting

Dec 09, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The ‘Zip Lane,’ based in Philippine Postal Corporation stations, can accept requests for and print NBI, SSS, PhilHealth, POEA documents in less than an hour

4Ps payout agents win P277-M claim vs DSWD

Apr 21, 2017 - 11:04 AM

The CCT program which provides direct cash assistance to the poorest Filipinos owes millions to government partners that facilitated the money transfer

Ex-Postmaster General Josie dela Cruz posts bail

Feb 09, 2017 - 8:00 PM

The Sandiganbayan 7th Division orders Dela Cruz s arrest over her failure to remit a PhilPost employee s loan payments to the GSIS

Josefina dela Cruz, former Postmaster General and CEO of Philpost. Photo from the Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation

Ex-PhilPost chief charged for not remitting employee's loan payment

Jan 09, 2017 - 8:30 PM

Former Postmaster General Josefina dela Cruz earlier said they had to prioritize salaries and operating expenses over the remittance of GSIS loan payments since they had insufficient funds

10 gov’t firms fail to remit P68B in dividends – COA

Oct 31, 2016 - 7:09 PM

State auditors find that from 2004 to 2014 these GOCCs either did not declare failed to record failed to remit or under remitted their dividends

Success stories from the 8888 hotline

Oct 09, 2016 - 3:52 PM

Citizen complaints received through the hotline get forwarded to concerned agencies for immediate action

'Imprints of history': PhilPost holds heroes stamps exhibits

Jun 12, 2016 - 10:45 AM

The two exhibits serve as a mini history lesson with stamps and photo walls celebrating defining moments of Philippine history

FILIPINO IDENTITY. The PhilPost Heroes Exhibit attracts young crowds in SM City Manila. Photo by Renzo Acosta/ Rappler

'Singing Kartero' plays Cupid on Valentine's Day

Feb 08, 2016 - 6:48 PM

Send your love through a song this Valentine s Day

PHLPost launches Int'l letter writing contest

Jan 27, 2016 - 8:00 AM

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost invites students 15 years old and below to join the nationwide letter writing contest with the theme Write a letter to your 45 year old self

PHLPost exhibits Rizal stamps, memorabilia

Jun 19, 2015 - 3:06 PM

Get to see original and never before seen Rizal stamps artworks love letters and other memorabilia of our national hero Dr Jose Rizal

Subsidies to gov’t-owned firms rise by 200% in Q1

Jun 07, 2015 - 10:27 PM

The National Electrification Administration Philippine Children’s Medical Center and the National Irrigation Authority were the biggest beneficiaries of gov’t help

PH issues scented ‘Year of the Goat’ stamps

Dec 27, 2014 - 10:58 AM

Printed using scented ink on unwatermarked paper the stamps commemorate the 2015 Chinese New Year – the year of the green wooden goat

Winners of the ASEAN stamp design competition in PH

Oct 15, 2014 - 5:37 PM

The Philippine Postal Corporation PHLPost sent the winning designs to compete with other ASEAN member countries

Re-introducing the art of letter writing

Oct 02, 2014 - 3:16 PM

The activity aims to promote letter writing as a means of communication in today s digital age

DSWD: Only P204M CCT funds remain unliquidated

Sep 16, 2014 - 1:42 PM

Social Welfare Secretary Corazon Soliman debunks reports of P5 billion in unliquidated CCT funds

11-year-old PH student wins at int’l letter-writing contest

Aug 06, 2014 - 12:51 PM

Filipino student Ashley Nicole Abalos wins the Philippines first medal at the 2014 International Letter Writing Competition for Young People of the Swiss based Universal Postal Union

PHLPost to issue Cory Aquino stamps August 1

Jul 30, 2014 - 2:49 PM

The Philippine Postal Corporation PHLPost will issue scented stamps featuring the floral paintings of the late Chief Executive to mark her 5th death anniversary

New rates for ordinary mails – PHLPost

Jul 11, 2014 - 2:52 PM

For the Intra Mail the cost of sending a first class single piece letter posted from one province city for delivery to the same province city shall now be P10

Stamp for 60-year Germany-Philippines diplomatic relations

Jun 27, 2014 - 4:58 PM

The 60 year diplomatic relations between Germany and the Philippines deserve a stamp

Postal agency unveils Iglesia ni Cristo centennial stamp

May 06, 2014 - 7:38 PM

PHLPost has printed 1 2 million copies of the stamp featuring INC founder Felix Manalo along with the bloc voting group s centennial logo and photo of its Central Temple

PHLPost to issue gold-foiled 3D stamps for Popes' canonization

Apr 24, 2014 - 5:31 PM

The Philippine Postal Corporation will issue limited edition stamps to commemorate the canonization of Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII

PH to offer Pope Francis stamps

Mar 19, 2014 - 11:57 AM

Through these stamps the Philippines aims to promote electronic remittance