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PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost releases 225th Founding Anniversary of Sta. Rosa Laguna

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The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) is releasing “225th Founding Anniversary of the City of Sta. Rosa, Laguna,” stamp on January 18, 2017, in commemoration of Sta. Rosa’s 225th founding...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost issues Philippine Chairmanship of the ASEAN Commemorative stamps

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The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) is set to launch the “ASEAN 50, PHILIPPINES 2017”, Philippine Chairmanship of the ASEAN Commemorative stamps in President Rodrigo Duterte’s home city, Davao...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost releases Rooster Stamps to welcome the New Year


As the year 2016 comes to a close, the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost), released its “Year of the Rooster stamps” for 2017's Chinese New Year.

The souvenir sheets are red and gold with special...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost releases Parol Stamps to celebrate Christmas


The star-shaped Christmas lantern known locally as "Parol" is now on postage stamps.

The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) released special “Parol” stamps featuring one of the most iconic symbols of...

PHOTO RELEASE: PHLPost awards top corporate clients.


Mr. Ghie Severino (3rd, left) First Vice President, Retail Business Process Cluster Head, and Ms. Geraldine Suarez (4th, left), Senior Assistant Vice President, Production & Distribution Division of BDO, UniBank...

PHOTO RELEASE: Symbolic lighting of Christmas tree


Symbolic lighting of Christmas tree at the iconic Manila Post Office Building lobby.


Postmaster General Joel Otarra and board of directors chairman Norman Fulgencio together with PHLPost letter carrier led the...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost fetes corporate partners, award letter writing advocates


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) celebrates National Stamp Collecting Month (NSCM) and postal awareness week by recognizing its corporate partners, stamp collectors and the media who have been patronizing...

PRESS RELEASE: PRRD appoints new PHLPost Chairman of the Board


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPOST) announced today that Mr. Norman N.
Fulgencio, 46, had been elected to its board as its Chairman on November 17, 2016
pursuant to the appointment by President Rodrigo Roa...

PRESS RELEASE: Incumbent Postmaster General re-appointed

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On November 07, 2016, Joel Libarios Otarra was appointed by President Rodrigo Duterte as member of the Board of Directors of the Philippine Postal Corporation.

Exactly three (3) days after, he was unanimously...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost releases Philippine Airlines commemorative stamps


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) launches the Philippine Airlines 75th Anniversary Commemorative Stamps featuring the new and inspiring slogan “The heart of the Filipino”.

Philippine Airlines, a trade...

PRESS RELEASE: DFA includes Postal ID as primary requirement in passport application


Good news to Postal ID Cardholders!

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) satellite offices in Metro Manila, Regional Consular Offices and Foreign Service Posts will now accept the digitized Postal ID as primary...



OIC-Postmaster General Joel L. Otarra of PHLPost (left) and Dr. Jaime C. Laya, Chairman of the Board and President, Philtrust Bank shows the commemorative centennial stamps issued to mark an important milestone of...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost assists DOH and NDRRMC in relief operations hit by Typhoon Lawin


In response to the devastation caused by super typhoon Lawin, PHLPost was commissioned by the Department of Health (DOH) and the National Disaster Risk Reduction & Management Council (NDRRMC) to be one of its...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost launches commemorative stamps to mark Philtrust bank 100 years


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) will issue stamps to commemorate the Centennial Anniversary (100 years) of Philtrust Bank, known as the Philippine Trust Company, one of the oldest private universal banks...

PHOTO RELEASE: Manuel L. Conde Commemorative Stamps Presentation


October 8, 2016
(From left to right). Hon. Felipe M. de Leon, Jr., Chairman, National Commission for Culture and the Arts and PHLPost Assistant Postmaster General Luis D. Carlos presents the commemorative stamps frame...

PRESS RELEASE: Packages valued at 10k below now tax free


Good news to those who receives personal packages through the post office especially this Christmas season.

The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) welcome the new provisions stated under the official Customs...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost holds nationwide "Letter Writing Day"


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) will hold a simultaneous nationwide letter writing campaign focusing on the theme “Sulat ng Bayani sa Henerasyon Ngayon” - to be participated by about 2,000 students in...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost, SM Manila opens Stamps of the World exhibit


In celebration of World Post Day (WPD), the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) in partnership with SM Manila will open the “Stamp of the World” Exhibit and On the Spot “Salamat Po” Letter Writing...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost issues stamp to mark Municipality of Lal-lo 435th anniversary


The Municipality of Lal-lo, province of Cagayan celebrated their patronal town fiesta with the release of PHLPost commemorative stamps highlighting the 435th foundation of the municipality.

The stamp features the...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost issues Philippine Orchids postage stamps


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) releases special topical postage stamps featuring the best orchid collections the country has ever produced which are endemic in nature.

“Through these miniature pieces...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost tops DENR to win corporate darts tourney


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) darters won the overall championship in the team category of the Federation Dart Leagues, Corporate League Dart Championship 2016 held at Playland Dart Center, Level 4,...



Ret. Lt. Ernesto G. Carolina, Philippine Veterans Affairs Office (PVAO) Administrator and Postmaster General Joel L. Otarra shaking hands after the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement (MoA)  for “pensioners...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost checks status of PVAO pensioners


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) has been tapped by the Philippine Veteran’s Affairs Office (PVAO) to facilitate the nationwide delivery of status verification forms and monitoring of its accomplishments...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost step up measures to counter illegal drugs


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) is on heightened alert and on look out for the entry of illegal drugs that passes through the Central Mail Exchange Center (CMEC) coming from the Netherlands and other...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost releases new postage stamps to celebrate National Teachers Month

sfdsfThe Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) releases special stamp to celebrate National Teacher’s Month this September. The PHLPost, together with the Metrobank Foundation, Inc. and the Department of...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost releases new postage rates for registered mail services


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) releases updated postage rates for Domestic and International Registered Mail Services which shall take effect starting September 01, 2016.

PHLPost explained that the...

PHOTO RELEASE: Historic Presidential postage stamps


President Rodrigo Roa Duterte smile as he receives his own €œInaugural Commemorative Stamps€ from PHLPost Postmaster General Joel Otarra in Malacanang Palace where he took oath last June 30, 2016. Joining him in...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost launches Postal ID Privilege Program


GOOD NEWS to all PHLPost's Postal ID customers as it launches its privilege card. By simply presenting their improved Postal IDs, cardholders may now avail freebies and discounts from various partner merchants such...

PHOTO RELEASE: PHLPost won the 1st KWF Selyo ng Kahusayan sa Serbisyo Publiko.


The Philippine Postal Corporation named as the first recipient of Selyo ng Kahusayan sa Serbisyo Publiko of the Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino (KWF). Awarded last August 19, 2016 at the Bahay ng Alumni, Unibersidad ng...

PRESS RELEASE: P1 discount per litter on petroleum for Postal ID cardholders


As respite for the oil price hike that was implemented on August 23, 2016, Philippine petroleum 

company, Flying V, in partnership with the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost), will give
discounts on its fuel...

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