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‘Until my next life’: Customer with three months left to live pens final ‘thank you’ note to Jollibee before chemotherapy

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A cancer patient’s farewell bid to his favorite fast food restaurant in the Philippines is touching hearts on social media. 

Different message: Mechelle Centurias, manager at a Jollibee outlet in Cebu City, shared a Facebook post on Friday narrating the story of a customer who wrote a “thank you” note on the back of his receipt.

Jollibee Closes 255 Stores After Losing $240 Million During Pandemic

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Philippine fast-food giant Jollibee is closing 255 company-owned stores as the company loses 12 billion Philippine pesos ($240 million) in sales during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Huge hit: The Jollibee Foods Corporation saw the massive loss in sales during the first half of the year, according to Rappler. In a financial statement released on Wednesday, the company suffered a 48.4% decrease in sales — 30.7 billion Philippine pesos ($625 million) — in the second quarter of the year as half of its stores worldwide had to temporarily close due to the pandemic. While the specific locations haven’t been specified, various stores in the U.S. will undergo a change in ownership.

Filipina Grandma Ordering Jollibee After Seeing Neighbor With Delivery Guy is Too Sweet

A delivery man in the Philippines went above and beyond the call of duty after ordering a meal for an elderly woman when she spotted the driver hand her neighbor some food.

In a Facebook post on Thursday, Maris Mayol Tian shared that she had just ordered breakfast from one of the Philippines’ most popular food chains when her 92-year-old neighbor saw her with the delivery guy.

Justin Trudeau Dines at Jollibee During Philippines Visit — But There’s One Problem

Justin Trudeau was his usual charismatic self during his visit to the Philippines for the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Manila this weekend.

The Canadian prime minister, dubbed a “heartthrob” in the country, charmed his Filipino “fans” by dropping by unannounced at a Jollibee, where he spent time posing for photographs and chatting with staff and customers.