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PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost releases St. Stephens 100th anniversary commemorative stamps


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) released postage stamps on June 21 to commemorate St. Stephen’s High School’s (SSHS) 100th founding Anniversary.

SSHS is the first Christian Chinese academic...

PRESS RELEASE: Independence Day historic landmarks featured in stamps


In observance of Philippine Independence Day on June 12, the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) will released four (4) of the prominent and historic landmarks visited during Independence Day celebrations.


PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost young letter writer competes in Switzerland

The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) has announced the winner who will represent the Philippines in this year’s 46th International Letter Writing Competition organized by the Universal Postal Union (UPU)...

PRESS RELEASE: Business as usual for postal service in Mindanao


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) post office branches in Mindanao are business as usual despite President Duterte’s declaration of martial law in Mindanao due to attacks carried out by the Maute...

PRESS RELEASE: Mails to Maldives and Macau temporarily suspended


Acceptance of mails and parcels in post offices nationwide destined for Maldives and Macau has been temporarily suspended due to airline embargo.

The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) issued the public...



KALINGA—Forty indigenous individuals from the Butbut Tribe of Barangay Buscalan, Tingalayan, Kalinga, were given free Postal IDs as part of the first year anniversary celebration of the digitization of Postal...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost features Philippine sunsets to celebrate National Heritage Month


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) issued postage stamps featuring colorful images of some of the most remarkable sunsets located in scenic Philippines in celebration of National Heritage Month.

PHLPost is...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost announces "Salamat Po" grand raffle winners


Its PHLPost turn to say “Salamat Po” to more than 400,000 students from all over the country who wrote and mailed personal “Thank You letters” through the “Salamat Po (Thank You) Letter...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost clarifies postal handling fee for parcels


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) has clarify that the postal handling fee of P112.00 collected to recipient of all incoming parcels subject for customs examination whether taxable or not are authorized...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost beefed up security in the wake of Quiapo bombings


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) has tightened its security on mail matters that passes through the postal service and delivered to addresses nationwide in the wake of the recent Quiapo bombings involving...



Postal ID turns one this May.

A valid primary ID issued by the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost), the Postal ID celebrates its first year on May 16 and set to launch “Postal ID Summer-Fun...

PHOTO RELEASE: Filipino Olympic Silver Medalists' weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz and boxer Mansueto Velasco in postage stamps


Postmaster General Joel Otarra (left) of the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) presented their special postage stamps at the iconic Main Post Office building in Manila. Photo shows PHLPost Chief of Staff...

PRESS RELEASE: Olympic Silver Medalists Villanueva, Velasco and Diaz featured in postage stamps


In time for the Palarong Pambansa which will be held starting today, April 23-29 in San Jose de Buenavista, Antique Province, the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) issued special postage
stamps honoring sporting...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost 25th Corporate Anniversary visible at MMDA LED Billboards


The Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) joins other Government agency in congratulating PHLPost on the occasion of its 25th corporate anniversary.

The MMDA has provided free LED board placements along Ten (10)...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost launches 25th Anniversary commemorative stamps and Milestones exhibit


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) launched the PHLPost 25th Corporate Anniversary Commemorative Stamps and “Milestones” Stamp Exhibit in celebration of their silver anniversary held at the Glorietta 5,...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost set mail schedules for the Holy Week break


TO GUIDE the public for this Lenten season, the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) have announced schedules of their operating hours during the Holy Week break from April 10-16 2017.

For Holy Monday to Holy...

PRESS RELEASE: PHLPost now accepts NBI Clearances


The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) and the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) has forged a Memorandum of Agreement pertaining to the establishment of NBI Satellite Office at Manila Central Post Office...

PRESS RELEASE: Tropical fruits found in PH postage stamps


Beat the heat this summer and try some of the most popular and refreshing fruits common in the Philippines.
The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) issued two sets of colorful definitive stamps featuring...



Twinkle Oring did not get picked in the Salamat Po Letter Writing Year 4, but she definitely is a winner.

Oring is a Grade 6 student of Bago Oshiro Elementary School in Davao City who joined the Salamat Po Letter...

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 Office...

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,...

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