Saturday, February 17, 2018

FIA Motor Sport Conference 2018 to be Held in the Philippines, the First in Southeast Asia


Turnover ceremony by the FIA of the event to AAP, DOT and the Philippine organizing committee on February 14, 2018 at the Vikings Restaurant, SM Jazz Mall, Makati City. Seated from left; Assistant Secretary Frederick Alegre of the Department of Tourism, Frederique Trouve Project Director of FIA Motor Sport Conference, Augusto Lagman President of Automobile Association of the Philippines, and Undersecretary Rolando Canizal of the Department of Tourism. Standing from left; Mandy Eduque AAP Motorsports Committee Chairperson, Dr. Mina Gabor Event Chairperson and AAP Trustee, Martin Lalande FIA Events Manager, and Cynthia Lazo DOT-NCR Regional Director.
 

It is going to be an honor for the Philippines to host the sixth edition of the FIA Motor Sport Conference, slated on June 4-6, 2018 in Manila. The first-ever in Southeast Asia.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Valentine Movie Week: Marvel Studio's Black Panther Unlocks Secrets of Wakanda at SM Malls

The Secrets of Wakanda comes to life at SM Mall of Asia during the launch of Marvel Studio's Black Panther movie.

Marvel Studios’ Black Panther will be coming to movie screens in the Philippines from February 14, 2018. To celebrate the movie’s launch, Marvel fans can head to their nearest SM Mall to enjoy an immersive experience by SM Cinema, “The Secrets of Wakanda”.

Monday, January 22, 2018

ONE Championship Announces Partnership with Global Citizen, Kicks-Off ONE: Global Superheroes Fight in Manila

Chatri Sityodtong, Chairman and CEO of ONE Championship and Wei Soo, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Global Citizen announces partnership on stage, together with Global Citizen Brand Ambassadors, Brandon Vera, Angela Lee, and Eduard Folayang, during ONE: Global Superheroes Press Conference held on January 22, 2018 at the City of Dreams Manila.

ONE Championship™ (ONE), the largest global sports media property in Asian history, recently announced its partnership with Global Citizen, a leading platform in humanity programs around the world. The announcement was held during the ONE: GLOBAL SUPERHEROES Official Kick-Off Press Conference last Monday, 22nd of January at the Manila Grand Ballroom of the City of Dreams. 

Friday, January 19, 2018

Resorts World Manila's Imperial Festival Ushers in Year of the Earth Dog

Joey Yap is head of the world’s largest and most successful FengShui consulting firms who works in partnership with Fortune 500 companies and A-list clientele.

Resorts World Manila (RWM), the first one-stop, non-stop entertainment and leisure destination in the Philippines welcomed 2018 with the grandest party at the Marriott Grand Ballroom on New Year’s Eve,  and is now gearing up for its annual Imperial Festival celebrations to usher in the Year of the Earth Dog.

Thursday, December 21, 2017

6 Perfect Gifts for the Holiday Season





Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year because it’s an opportunity to share blessings and spread some warm cheer. If you’re the type though who does last-minute shopping, it’s time to get a move on because Christmas is fast approaching!

Monday, December 18, 2017

GCash dominates Philippine retail e-payment landscape with over 4,000 QRs deployed nationwide



GCash dominated the Philippine retail e-payment landscape in 2017 with over 4,000 QRs deployed nationwide, a testament to the growing number of merchants who believe in the capability of GCash to usher in cashless payments in the country.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Department of Tourism Toasts to Philippine's Longest Christmas

Quezon's Niyogyugan Festival.

Filipinos take pride in having the world’s longest, fun-filled and most colorful observance of the Christmas season, which is said to commence with the "ber" months and peaks during the Simbang Gabi. 

Saturday, December 2, 2017

Globe's GCash Scan To Pay Now at The SM Store Nationwide


Globe's  President and Chief Executive Officer Ernest Cu, with The SM Store President Chelsea Monasterio during the walk-through of the GCash Scan To Pay launch on December 1, 2017 at The SM Store, Mall of Asia in Pasay City. 


The SM Store is the latest addition in a growing list of merchants which have embraced the GCash App scan to pay feature. This development makes it more convenient for customers to do their shopping, especially this holiday season.  It's safe and convenient, as shoppers can easily pay without the need to bring cash.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Petron Delivers Outstanding Fuel Efficiency Ratings at DOE Eco Run 2017

Flag-off at Petron Clark. Photo: Petron Philippines

Based on the outstanding results obtained from the fuel efficiency bench-marking run last year, the Department of Energy (DOE) once again tapped oil industry leader Petron Corporation to be the official fuel of the DOE Eco Run 2017.

NCCA Hosts 1st ASEAN Korea Flute Festival, Strengthens Cultural Ties in Asia



The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) and Seoul Music Group teams up for the first-ever ASEAN-KOREA Flute Festival, pushing to promote cultural exchange and regional talent showcase of the ASEAN Member States and Republic of Korea.

Monday, November 27, 2017

Filipino Astrologer Resti Santiago Launches 2018 Forecast E-Books



Though predominantly a Catholic country, the Philippines is open to other forms of beliefs and practices.  Some of these are embedded in the Filipino psyche, which sometimes create a new outlook on living our everyday life.  Astrology is one of them.  

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Coco the Movie's Filipino Head Supervising Animator Gini Santos a Standout in Pixar



Gini Santos, Head Supervising Animator of Pixar recently visited the Philippines to personally have a hand in promoting Disney's and Pixar's latest movie, Coco.

Mazda Jinba Ittai Academy Open Doors Free to the Public, November 23 - 26

Mazda Japan-trained Jinba Ittai instructors are at hand during the free test-drive from November 22 - 226, 2017 at Bonifacio Global City.

Mazda’s trademark vehicle design and engineering philosophy that literally translates to horse-and-rider-as-one, is set to be the highlight of the first ever Jinba Ittai Academy public test drive activity happening this November 23 to 26, 2017 at the corner of 38th Street and 9th Avenue, near Uptown Mall at the Bonifacio Global City in Taguig. 

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Globe LIVE and 9Works Theatrical brings back the musical A Christmas Carol this Holiday Season

A Christmas Carol is back on stage this holiday season.  Photo: Jaypee Maristaza

The “spirits” of the season are brought to life once again as Globe LIVE and 9Works Theatricals brings Menken & Ahrenn’s A Christmas Carol back on stage for this holiday season. After its successful 2016 run, the whole family can once again create new traditions by reliving the Charles Dickens classic through impeccable production and classic music.