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PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost garners UN distinction


Recently, Postmaster General Joel L. Otarra received the Bronze Award for Quality of Service given by the Universal Postal Union (UPU), the United Nations specialized agency for postal sector, after a series of...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost delivers financial assistance in Batanes


Not just mails, the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) was tapped to deliver financial services and conditional cash transfer for the Philippine National Red Cross (PNRC) to calamity stricken families in...

PRESS RELEASE: Use ZIP code to speed up letter delivery - Post Office


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) is dedicated to further the Postal Services in the Philippines, and in line with its corporate thrust to modernize its operational facilities in improving the sorting...

PRESS RELEASE: Baguio City Post Office now a tourist attraction

Baguio City Mayor Mauricio Domogan graced the unraveling of Baguio City Post Office mural. Photo by Bong Q. Cayabyab

The Baguio City Post Office, standing on one of the prime properties of the Philippine Postal Corporation, is now a tourist attraction.

Guild of Integrated Talents of Baguio, more commonly known as GINTO Baguio,...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost offers cost-effective advertising by mail


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) offers a unique advertising opportunity for businesses and organizations to promote their product effectively without spending too much on their advertising budget.


PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost offers Postal Station franchise to the public


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) is now offering a Postal Station business opportunity for as low as Php25,000 as start-up capital.

Having the most extensive network and experienced postal system in the...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost celebrates Flower Festival in Baguio City


In celebration of Baguio City’s prominent Panagbenga Festival, also known as the Flower Festival, the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) is holding a two-day stamp exhibit at the Baguio City Central Post...

PHOTO RELEASE: National College of Business and Arts (NCBA) 50th Anniversary Commemorative Stamps launched


NCBA Vice President for Finance Edwin Lorenzo P. Torres and PHLPost Assistant Postmaster General for Marketing Luis Carlos unveiled the commemorative stamps to mark the school’s 50th founding Anniversary. Present...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost invites public to join the 25th Anniversary stamp design contest

25th contest

The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) is inviting students, designers and illustrators to join the nationwide stamp-design contest in celebration of PHLPost 25th Anniversary.

The design focuses on the theme:...

PRESS RELEASE: Municipality of Bustos celebrates 100 years with a commemorative stamps


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) released commemorative stamps for the Centennial Celebration of the Municipality of Bustos in the Province of Bulacan.

It was on January 1, 1917, when Bustos was separated...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost releases NCBA 50th anniversary commemorative stamps


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) released postage stamps to commemorate the National College of Business and Arts (NCBA) 50th founding Anniversary.

The institution traces its humble beginnings in 1968,...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost supports UPU letter-writing competition


In support of the Universal Postal Union’s (UPU) 46th International Letter-Writing Competition for Young People, the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) will also host a letter-writing contest in the...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost releases Cosmos Lodge Masonic stamps


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) has released postage stamps to commemorate the 100 years of Cosmos Lodge No. 8 of the Free and Accepted Masons of the Philippines.

The commemorative stamp features a model...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost celebrates Valentines Day with Love Express

love express 2017

It’s 2017 and with all the technological advancements, one would think singing telegrams are out of style, but the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) thinks otherwise.

The PHLPost is one with the world in...

PRESS RELEASE: 8th grader won PHLPost National Letter Writing tilt


With almost 3,000 entries, Grade 8 student from San Francisco High School in Quezon City, Erica Angeli Seno won the grand prize in the National Letter Writing Competion of the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost)...



The MOA signing between (from L-R) PHLPost Mega Manila Area Director Oscar Lazo, PHLPost Postmaster General Joel Otarra, Cosmos Senior Warden Atty Richard Nethercott and Cosmos Worshipful Master Waja, Ahmad Galwash...

PRESS RELEASE: Miss Universe Stamps to Feature Filipina Queens


With more than two decades after the last staging of Miss Universe pageant in the Philippines, it is set to once again be held in the country on January 30 as the the reigning Miss Universe from the Philippines Pia...

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

sta rosa stamp launch

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

asean 50

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

pmg 2016

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...

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