GOING DIGITAL. Officials of the Human Settlements Adjudication Commission (HSAC), led by Commissioner Fidel J. Esconde Jr. (left), and Land Bank of the Philippines Senior Vice President Delma O. Bandiola (4th from left) show the signed memorandum of agreement between HSAC and LandBank for hassle-free payment of any agency transaction, at the Citadines Roces in Quezon City on Thursday (Feb. 22, 2024). The partnership provides its stakeholders with a digital payment and collection method through the Link.BizPortal e-payment facility. (Photo by: Ben Briones)

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‘KALESA’. Newly refurbished “kalesas” or “karitelas” (horse-drawn carriages) wait for local and foreign tourists along Plaza Roma in front of the Manila Cathedral in Intramuros, Manila on Wednesday (Feb. 21, 2024). The “kalesa” was a mode of transportation during the Spanish colonial period. (Photo by: Ben Briones)