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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...

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...

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