Good day everyone! Since January this year, when we moved to a new domain, Swertres.net’s visitors have grown exponentially. We are now getting a minimum of 8,000 visits a day from all over the Philippines.. and including fellow Pinoys worldwide. This inflock of visitors may be attributed to our good ranking in google search and [...]
ADMIN Announcement: Hi everyone, I am planning to give this blog it’s own domain name. From swertres.wordpress.com to www.swertres.net Everything’s going to stay the same; the posts, your comments and your accounts.. But 2012 will bring about a new look to this site. I hope this is going to be okay with you all. Happy [...]
Are you ready for the P500-million lotto jackpot? The Filipinos’ dream of winning a P500-million jackpot in lottery has moved closer to reality with the introduction in the country of Powerlotto, the latest and biggest lotto game now being offered by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO). Dr. Larry Cedro, PCSO spokesman, said the agency [...]
The PCSO is mandated by virtue of a special law to contribute funds for the following government entities: the Philippine Sports Commission, the Commission on Higher Education, the Comprehensive and Integrated Shelter and Urban Development Financing Program, the Philippine Centennial Commission, the National Commission on Indigenous People, the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration, the Department of [...]
Basic health service delivery remains a major concern in the Philippines that needs to be addressed adequately. The chronic lack of doctors, nurses, and competent health workers has been aggravated by decades of overseas migration of Filipino medical practitioners who leave the country in search of higher-paying jobs abroad. Likewise, the lack of basic medicine [...]
A tricycle driver from Iloilo becomes an 18 million-peso millionaire. A jeepney driver from Marikina uses the numbers corresponding to his son’s birthday and takes home the P33 million prize. A devotee of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo captures the P34 million jackpot. Last year, a farmer in Bacolod City wins P50 million, one of the biggest jackpots ever won on a single bet. They are just some of the more than 1,200 instant millionaires generated by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) after introducing the lotto numbers game in 1995.
Last Friday, April 11, 2008, during the conduct of our MegaLotto 6/45, a technical problem occurred wherein the draw machine failed to release the fourth (4th) ball being drawn to the holding chamber. This prompted our Draw Operation Head to suspend temporarily the conduct of the said draw to perform the necessary counter measure in [...]