Sunday, July 12, 2015

Dingle Post Office Reopens at New Site

By: Ernie Jun Tenizo

Dingle Post Office resumes its postal transactions through a ceremonial opening at its new office at the newly constructed Dingle municipal building. The event was graced by the presence of no less than the Vice Mayor of Dingle who warmly ushered the postal representatives headed by PHLPost 6 Area Director Fabiolita P. Ferraris, CESO III. 

For the past few months, although delivery services in Dingle never ceased, postal window transactions were being entertained at Dueñas Post Office. With the opening of the post office at the new building, Dingleanons can now instantly avail themselves of the postal products to their convenience. They don’t need to travel to the next town, that is Dueñas, to claim their parcels and other mail items, either. 

Director Ferraris conveyed her appreciation to Mayor Dr. Rufino Palabrica III for the accommodation of PHLPost in its new office. In return, the lady director pledged an efficient and prompt postal service to his constituents. 

Municipal department heads, school principals and the head of a state college also attended the event. PHLPost Department Manager Archie Gonzales, AdFin Chief Atty. Benjie S. Yotoko, Quality Control Officer Ernie Jun Tenizo, and a group of postmasters from adjacent municipalities likewise were also present in support of the activity. 

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

PHLPost 6 Area Director Fabiolita P. Ferraris Graces the Opening of a Postal Station in Valderrama, Antique

The LGU-operated Postal Station is now open for business in Valderrama, Antique, and no less than PHLPost Area 6 Director Fabiolita P. Ferraris and Valderrama Mayor Mary Joyce M. Roquero, together with PHLPost Marketing Specialist Tess Planco, Quality Control Officer Noel Somes, and Bugasong Postmaster Henry Sevigan, graced the ceremony on June 3, 2015. 

Although delivery services are maintained in Valderrama, window transactions are being entertained in Bugasong Post Office, which is around 18 km from Valderrama. With the opening of the Postal Station in Valderrama, the 18,000 + residents can now enjoy the convenience of posting their mails right in their own hometown. Director Ferraris expressed her gratitude to the good mayor for franchising the postal business in the interest of the service.

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

PHLPost Area 6 Director Fabiolita P. Ferraris Turns Over Commemorative Stamps to His Excellency, Angel N. Lagdameo, D.D., Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Jaro

June 1, 2015. PHLPost Area 6 Director Fabiolita P. Ferraris starts the month of June with the ceremonial turnover of the Commemorative Stamps and other Philatelic Items celebrating 150 years of the Archdiocese of Jaro to His Excellency, Angel N. Lagdameo, D.D., Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Jaro. 

The Commemorative Stamps, which feature the Façade of Jaro Cathedral and the Image of Nrtra. Sra. De la Candelaria (purportedly the second oldest image of our Lady in the Philippines), fittingly capture the colorful and rich history of the Archdiocese of Jaro, the 5th oldest diocese in the Philippines. 

Director Ferraris congratulates His Excellency for leading the laity towards a greater love of God and thanks him for the honor of making PHLPost a part of such a glorious and momentous celebration with the issuance of the Commemorative Stamps. 

The Commemorative Stamps may be purchased at the Office of the Archdiocese of Jaro. 

Monday, June 1, 2015

Our Corporate Clients Support DMTS

With the Domestic Mail Tracking System already in place in Area 6, our corporate clients now have the means of monitoring the whereabouts of their registered and express mails from posting up to delivery. Currently, 23 government and private entities are already enjoying the benefits of this enhanced system only from PHLPost: 
PVAO Philippine Statistics Authority 
Banco de Oro 
Land Bank of the Philippines 
Newborn Screening 
Iloilo City Mayor’s Office 
Eastwest Bank 
Iloilo Doctors Hospital 

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

PHLPost 6 Area Director Fabiolita P. Ferraris Turns Over Commemorative Stamps to Laua-an Mayor Francisco G. Baladjay, Jr.

March 24, 2015. PHLPost 6 Area Director Fabiolita P. Ferraris turns to Laua-an Mayor, Francisco G. Baladjay, Jr., the Commemorative Stamps Celebrating the town’s Centennial Founding Anniversary and Muscovado Industry in a grand ceremony on March 24, 2015. In her speech, the lady director talked about the timeless beauty of commemorative stamps, and thanked the honorable mayor for allowing PHLPost to capture the celebration of its Centennial Founding Anniversary, and the town’s pride, the Muscovado Industry, in a commemorative stamp. Attended by mayors from the different municipalities in the Province of Antique, the event also gave Director Ferraris the chance to emphasize the role of the LGU in bringing the postal service closer to the people, and likewise opened doors of business opportunities for PHLPost.


Thursday, February 26, 2015

PHLPost Area 6 Delivers Love In An Express

On board motorcycles and mail vans, Letter Carriers from all the Capital Post Offices in PHLPost Area 6 delivered flowers, cakes, pastries, balloons, stuffed toys, love notes, and good vibes, on February 13 and 14, in celebration of Valentine’s Day. 
In an interview with ABS-CBN on February 13, 2015, Ms. Tess Planco, PHLPost 6 Marketing Specialist, talked about the importance of “surprises” in every relationship. Even in this age of modern technology, Ms. Planco said that while text messages and emails are very popular during these times, sending gifts through the post office is nonetheless a heartwarming gesture that will never fail to melt even the hardest of hearts. Roughly 400 clients availed themselves of PHLPost’s Love In An Express delivery service, catching their loved ones in surprise.


Tuesday, February 3, 2015


Fresh from their training in Manila, Training Officer Rebekah Bedia and IT Officer Ma. Anabelle Cahandig, re-echoed the guidelines and procedure on the processing of the new PID to selected Postmasters and Tellers in the area on January 21-23, 2015. Ms. Maribel G. Lenon of Postal Payment Services Division and Sheila Labordo from FILMETRICS, our partner in the New PID business, likewise shared their knowledge and skills on this new undertaking.

In attendance were the Postmasters of all the Capital POs, the Postmasters of identified PID capturing sites, and Postmasters of Post Offices with low volume of PID transactions. They were trained on the processing of PID applications and the proper handling of the data capture station which includes a computer desktop, laptop or other computing device, fingerprint scanner, digital camera, and electronic signature pad.

The new wallet-sized PID is printed on PVC and is infused with layers of digital security. It comes with a unique PRN (Postal Reference Number), QR (Quick Response) Code, which means that its authenticity can readily be verified, and a magnetic stripe that increases its credibility and acceptability.

The New PID costs P414.40, inclusive of delivery fee and VAT.

Clients who wish to apply for the New PID need to personally present themselves at the Post Office and submit the following New PID Basic Requirements: 1) Duly filled-out PID application form (in 3 copies) 2) Original copy of Birth Certificate from NSO or from the Local Civil Register with current Official Receipt 3) Any of the following: - Barangay Certificate - Billing statement - Police/NBI Clearance.

Currently, the New PID is available in all capital POs in Area 6.