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2018-07-23

Ariel Magtoto appointed Manulife Philippines COO

Manulife Philippines has announced the appointment of Ariel Magtoto as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO) effective July 23, 2018.

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2018-07-16

Manulife wins Philippines Best Brand Award

Manulife Philippines recently received the 2018 Philippines Best Brand Award for its digital marketing efforts. The annual awards recognize marketers who have achieved success through innovative and effective campaigns.

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2018-07-13

HR Asia names Manulife Philippines as the best place to work

HR Asia names Manulife Philippines as one of 2018’s best companies to work for in Asia. The success of our over-100-year-old organization is a testament to the professionalism, integrity, and teamwork of our employees.

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2018-06-04

“Addressing the rising cost of college education in the Philippines” by Ryan Charland

It’s a universal truth that parents want the best for their children. This resonates with me now more than ever after becoming the father of two young girls. A big part of providing the best for our children is giving them a great education.

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2018-05-29

Awareness and action against a silent killer

An increasing number of Filipinos have hypertension or elevated blood pressure–one of the major risk factors for debilitating heart diseases and stroke, both of which are the world’s leading causes of death.

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2018-05-29

Beating hypertension with awareness and action

Hypertension is a silent killer. It remains a significant risk factor for development of congestive heart failures, according to a study published by the US National Library of Medicine, yet many people do not realize their blood pressure is high.

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2018-05-17

Beat high blood pressure with awareness and action

High blood pressure usually has no warning signs but simple steps can cut your risk of devastating health problems, Manulife and the World Heart Federation said on May 17 to mark World Hypertension Day.

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2018-04-25

Manulife wins seven Kidlat Awards.

Manulife Philippines bagged seven Kidlat Awards for its recent digital campaign and is the only life insurance company to be recognized this year.

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2018-04-16

Philippine Economy to Benefit from Synchronized Global Growth Momentum.

Manulife Asset Management and Trust Corporation believes that the Philippines is well positioned to reap the benefits of synchronized global growth, and that it will continue to contribute to Asia’s growing economy in 2018.

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2018-03-24

Manulife’s Peso Smart: Helping Filipinos achieve their dreams through financial literacy.

Thirty student beneficiaries from Nueve de Febrero, Pembo, and Plainview elementary schools recently graduated from Manulife Philippines’ Peso Smart program, which is a series of financial literacy classes designed to teach the basics of saving and investing.

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2018-02-21

Manulife GradMaker mobile app helps parents like Bianca Gonzalez-Intal invest in their children’s college education.

Manulife Philippines is partnering with celebrity mom Bianca Gonzalez-Intal to educate parents about saving for their children’s college education with GradMaker, a mobile application that offers flexible and convenient investing with just a few clicks.

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2018-01-17

Manulife helps parents save for college education through first-of-its-kind mobile app.

Saving for college has just become easier. Manulife Philippines has launched GradMaker, the first mobile application in the industry that is specially designed to help young parents start saving for their children's college education. With this new app, saving for college is now at your fingertips.

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2017-12-01

124 Filipino families celebrate Christmas in new homes at the Manulife Muntinlupa Gawad Kalinga Village.

This Christmas, 124 Filipino families will enjoy a more joyful celebration in the comfort of homes they can finally call their own, following the turnover of houses at the Manulife Muntinlupa Gawad Kalinga Village, which was completed in September.

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2017-11-13

Manulife wins six awards for advertising and activation efforts.

Manulife Philippines bagged seven Kidlat Awards for its recent digital campaign and is the only life insurance company to be recognized this year.

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2017-10-27

Manulife Philippines launches financial literacy program for the youth.

Manulife Philippines has partnered with volunteer organization Hands On Manila (HOM) to launch Peso Smart, a series of financial literacy classes designed to teach public school students the basics of saving and investing.

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2017-09-27

World Heart Day Campaign urges people to live heart-healthy lives.

Today, cardiovascular disease (CVD) is responsible for claiming 17.5 million lives a year, with low to middle income countries carrying the burden. In the Philippines alone, 17% of people aged 30-70 die prematurely from CVD, including heart disease and stroke, but the good news is that at least 80% of these premature deaths could be avoided or postponed.

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2017-09-27

Infographic: Heart disease in Asia Pacific

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2017-09-20

Manulife Asset Management and Trust Corporation Launches New Unit Investment Trust Funds in the Philippines

Manila – Philippines, Manulife Asset Management and Trust Corporation announced the launch of three actively-managed Unit Investment Trust Funds (UITFs), namely Manulife Stable Income Fund, Manulife Income Builder Fund, and Manulife Equity Wealth Fund to investors in the Philippines. Licensed to operate in June this year, Manulife Asset Management and Trust Corporation is a provider of retail and institutional investment products in the fast growing Philippine market.

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2017-07-03

Manulife Continues Nationwide Expansion with Five New Branches

Manila, Philippines - Manulife Philippines expands its local footprint by opening five new branches. The addition of these new branches, with majority located in Luzon, strengthens the presence of the company across the country.

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2017-06-27

Manulife Receives Certificate of Authority to Operate Trust Business in the Philippines

Manila, Philippines - Manulife today announced that Manulife Asset Management and Trust Corporation received its Certificate of Authority to engage in trust and other fiduciary business in the Philippines from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP).

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2017-03-23

Manulife Philippines takes gold in Brand Awards

Makati City, Philippines – Manulife Philippines has received the Reader's Digest Asia Trusted Brand Gold Award in the investment fund category for 2017. The Trusted Brand award is given to companies that best exemplify trustworthiness and credibility, quality, value, understanding of consumer needs, innovation, and social responsibility.

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2017-02-23

Health and family costs threaten retirement prospects of Filipino investors

Manila, Philippines – The majority of Filipino investors have high expectations for their retirement and will require disciplined investment planning to avoid disappointment, according to a recent survey from Manulife.

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2017-01-19

Manulife Launches Powerhouse Fund to Deliver Higher Potential Returns for Customers

Makati City, Philippines - Manulife Philippines launched today the Powerhouse Fund, a variable unit-linked fund designed to invest in a focused group of carefully selected Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE)-listed companies that have the potential to deliver higher returns over time.

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2016-12-21

Manulife turns over 124 new homes in Muntinlupa

Muntinlupa City, Philippines – In a ceremony held yesterday, Manulife Philippines and Manulife Business Processing Services (MBPS) formally handed over the last 12 of the 124 homes built as part of their partnership with Gawad Kalinga and the City Government of Muntinlupa. The homes are located in the Manulife-GK Village at Soldiers' Hills, Bgy. Putatan, Muntilupa City.

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2016-11-21

Manulife Philippines wins digital and branding awards

Manila, Philippines – Manulife Philippines has won awards for its digital and branding campaigns. The company was recognized for its #StartYourStory campaign and digital video "One Year in Seven Days", at the prestigious BlogEx Awards and Catholic Mass Media Awards (CMMA) ceremonies help in September and October respectively.

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2016-11-17

Manulife Partners with AFP Finance Center Multi-Purpose Cooperative to provide credit protection to members

Manila, Philippines – Manulife Philippines has announced that it has signed a partnership agreement with Armed Forces of the Philippines Finance Center Multi-Purpose Cooperative (AFPFC MPC) to provide Group Credit Life Insurance to its members who take loans from the cooperative.

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2016-09-27

Manulife and Sarah Geronimo host Gawad Kalinga children at Museo Pambata

Manila, Philippines – Manulife Philippines together with one of its brand ambassadors, singer and actress Sarah Geronimo, today hosted a field trip to Museo Pambata for the children of the Manulife Gawad Kalinga (GK) Village in Muntinlupa, fulfilling Sarah's wish to work with and support underprivileged children.

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2016-09-14

Manulife welcomes James Reid as part of the "Start Your Story" campaign

Makati, Philippines – Manulife Philippines today announced that it has officially welcomed actor and performer James Reid as one of its celebrity brand ambassadors. He joins actor and entrepreneur Richard Yap and actress pop star Sarah Geronimo in Manulife's "Start Your Story" campaign, which encourages Filipinos to end whatever is holding them back and start making their dreams come true.

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2016-08-31

Manulife China Bank Life Assurance Corp (MCBL) provides life insurance coverage for as low as Php 299 per year with SURESecure

Makati City, Philippines – Manulife China Bank Life Assurance Corporation (MCBL), the bancassurance joint venture between Manulife Philippines and China Banking Corporation (China Bank), is making life insurance more affordable with the launch of SURESecure.

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2016-08-16

Richard Yap kicks off Manulife’s “Start Your Story” campaign

Manila, Philippines – The next chapter of Manulife Philippines’ “Start Your Story” campaign was kicked off by brand ambassador and one of the country’s most famous celebrities, Richard Yap.

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2016-07-25

Richard Yap, Sarah Geronimo and James Reid launch the next chapter of Manulife’s “Start Your Story” campaign

Manila, Philippines – Manulife Philippines has brought together three of the country’s most loved celebrities – Richard Yap, Sarah Geronimo and James Reid – to launch the next chapter of its “Start Your Story” campaign.

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2016-06-20

Manulife increases presence in Mindanao with branches in Tagum and Davao Manulife’s branch footprint now 43 nationwide

Davao City and Tagum City, Philippines – Following the opening of its new branches in Dipolog and Butuan late last year, Manulife Philippines is increasing its presence in Mindanao with the inauguration of branches in Tagum and Davao. Manulife now has 43 branches nationwide.

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2016-06-06

Manulife holds Investors Forum to provide market insights to customers and advisors

Manulife Philippines recently held its Investors Forum at the Crowne Plaza Galleria Manila for its Manulife advisors and existing and potential new customers. Discussions focused on the market outlook for the Philippines in 2016, and holistic investment and wealth solutions that Manulife can provide.

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2016-05-30

Manulife Philippines launches new fund to help customers meet life goals

Manila, Philippines – Manulife Philippines recently introduced a new fund designed to help customers find the right balance between growth and security as they plan for important life milestones in the next 10, 15, or 20 years.

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2016-05-03

Manulife with Gawad Kalinga and the City Government of Muntinlupa break ground on the Child and Youth Development Center at the Manulife-Gawad Kalinga Village

Manulife, with partners Gawad Kalinga and the Muntinlupa City Government, break ground on the site where the Child and Youth Development Center of the Manulife-Gawad Kalinga Village will be built.

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2016-04-14

Manulife China Bank Life Assurance Corp (MCBL) announces Richard Yap as new brand ambassador

Makati City, Philippines – The Manulife China Bank Life Assurance Corporation (MCBL), a bancassurance joint venture between Manulife Philippines and China Banking Corporation (China Bank), is pleased to announce actor and businessman Richard Yap as its brand ambassador.

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2016-01-26

Maximize your investment’s potential with Manulife’s new US Dollar Global Target Income Fund

Makati City, Philippines – Manulife Philippines recently launched an innovative investment fund that will give customers the opportunity to optimize the potential returns of their foreign currency insurance investments...

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