Tuesday, September 25, 2018

CrewBloom Reinvents the Outsourcing Industry, Connects Filipino Manpower to US Companies

CrewBloom founders Brianna Carney and Kate Ringcodan at the media launch on September 20, 2018 at Cafe Romulo in Makati City.
Photo: Stephen Militante.

With the BPO industry booming within the last few decades and introducing new kinds of technology in the workplace, the businesses and the working environment are bound to change for the better.

Friday, September 21, 2018

Shopee Fashion Week Gathers Leading Fashion Brands in the Philippines, Offers Up To 95% Discount

Shopee Fashion Week kicks-off its brand partnership with Bench on September 20, 2018 at the Marquee Events Place, Taguig City. From left, Bench model Marco Gumabao, Bench General Manager Jude Ong, Director of Shopee Philippines Jane Lim, Bench Model Max Collins.

Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, teams up with leading fashion brands including Bench, Silverworks, CLN, Watch Republic, Banana Peel, Avel Designs, and Unisilver to kick off Shopee Fashion Week. 

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Lydia's Lechon Ushers Christmas Season with Exciting New Dishes

The signature Lydia's Lechon is known for its crispy skin and juicy meat.

Lydia’s Lechon started out as a small stall in Baclaran during the ‘60s serving its famous original boneless lechon stuffed with seafood paella. Now with 25 stores, Lydia’s Lechon keeps up with the ever-changing food cravings of the Filipinos by expanding its menu to include more local favorites. 

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Could Moymoy Lulumboy be the Filipino counterpart of Harry Potter book series?


Award-winning author, Segundo Matias Jr. he has published over 1,500 books via his two publishing imprints, Precious Pages Corp. and Lampara Publishing Co.

Adventure, fantasy, and youth's magical journey are just some factors that make us think of Harry Potter book series.  But what if all these components are included in one book series called Moymoy Lulumboy? In Tagalog literature? One cannot help but be reminded of the former. 

Saturday, September 15, 2018

GCash is the Newest Way to Pay in Lazada

Executives of Mynt and Lazada at the launch of GCash and Lazada partnership on September 12, 2018 at Yes Please BGC, Taguig City.

Leading mobile money provider GCash teamed up with the number one online mall Lazada to provide a more convenient way of checking out your shopping cart. 

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

MISS WORLD PH ANNOUNCES 40 CANDIDATES FOR 2018

Miss World Philippines 2018 candidates during the press presentation on September 11, 2018 at Resorts World Manila.

Following close on the heels of last year’s winning batch of Miss World Philippines candidates, 
this year’s batch will have to contend with the mounting pressure and expectations from pageant fans and critics alike. 

Monday, September 10, 2018

Mr. World Philippines 2018 Goes Beyond the Filipino Macho Image

Mr. World PH 2018 candidates were presented to the press on September 4, 2018 at Resorts World Manila.

Mr. World Philippines recently presented to the media the official candidates at the Resorts World Manila.  In true fashion, the handsome, young men paraded wearing shorts, baring their sculpted physique to the excitement of the crowd. A huge screen also flashed their profile shots, giving the audiences a closer look of their handsome faces.  

Monday, September 3, 2018

Culinary Power Couple Chefs Jac and Rolando Laudico Releases their First Cookbook on Philippine Cuisine

Chef Rolando Laudico and Chef Jackie Laudico presents their cookbook, aptly called, "Flips Out!" during the media launch on August 28, 2018 at Guevarra's in San Juan.

Renowned Filipino chefs, Rolando and Jacqueline Laudico, releases Chef Laudico Flips Out!, a cookbook that features the couple’s own exciting takes on classic Filipino recipes, while staying true to the distinct taste of Filipino cuisine.

GOYO Ang Batang Heneral Continues to Use the Past as a Reflection of the Present

GOYO Ang Batang Heneral cast led by Paulo Avelino during the media launch on August 23, 2018 at the Novotel Manila Araneta Center.

This second installment of a war trilogy set during the Filipino-American War in the early 1900's is poised once again, to involve its audiences into that era of self-doubt, heroism or otherwise, a deep ramification of what could be true, with a touch of fiction, based on the sometimes misunderstood idealism. All of these contrasting components molded into one goal... to sacrifice for the love of country.  

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Department of Tourism Eyes New Dive Destination Markets in the Philippines

Photo: Scuba Studio.

The Philippine Department of Tourism (DOT) looks to tap new markets for the country’s thriving dive tourism as it opens business opportunities for stakeholders attending the Dive Resort Travel (DRT) Show Philippines this coming September 7-9 at the SM Megatrade Hall, Mandaluyong City.

Friday, August 3, 2018

Tide's "Bagong Bili o Bagong Laba" Reveal Wows Audience in Fashion Walk-Off

Procter & Gamble executives with celebrity hosts Alex Gonzaga, Melai Cantiveros, and Luis Manzano during the "Bagong Bili o Bagong Laba Fashion Walk-Off on July 31, 2018 at White Space Makati.

What’s the worst thing that can happen when you are wearing your nicest OOTD? For showbiz stars like Alex Gonzaga and Melai Cantiveros, it’s bumping into each other, wearing exactly the same outfit and wondering who actually wore it better. But since these two ladies are not going to settle the score just like that, they both asked the bigger, more interesting question—are the outfits bagong bili or bagong laba?

Saturday, July 28, 2018

KEVIN BELINGON DOMINATES MARTIN NGUYEN TO WIN ONE INTERIM BANTAMWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, PLUS FIGHT OFFICIAL RESULTS

Spinning back kick of Kevin Belingon was one of his weapons during the main event fight against Martin Nguyen. Photo: ONE Championship.

The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), electrified the packed Mall of Asia Arena with another evening of authentic world-class martial arts action. The state-of-the-art showground played host to ONE: REIGN OF KINGS, featuring the absolute best in local and international martial arts talent. In the main event, hometown hero Kevin “The Silencer” Belingon of Baguio City, Philippines overcame a stiff challenge from two-division ONE World Champion Martin “The Situ-Asian” Nguyen, winning by unanimous decision to claim the ONE Interim Bantamweight World Championship. 

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

KEVIN BELINGON AND MARTIN NGUYEN FACE-OFF AT ONE: REIGN OF KINGS, ANNOUNCES LEGENDARY FIGHTS ON JULY 27 AT THE MOA ARENA

Martin Nguyen of Australia faces Filipino Kevin Belingon to battle for the ONE Interim Bantamweight World Championship slated on Friday, July 27, 2018 at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.  Looking on is ONE Championship Chairman and CEO, Mr. Chatri Sityodtong during the press conference on July 24, 2018 at the City of Dreams.

The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), held the ONE: REIGN OF KINGS Official Kick-Off Press Conference today, 24 July at the City of Dreams Manila.

Full story on the recently concluded fight, please click here.

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Subic Bay Finds: The Lighthouse Marina Resort Rendez-Vous Experience

View of the Lighthouse Marina Resort from the poolside.

Lighthouses always catch my fancy. I am enchanted by its presence, and charmed by it's design.  

Thursday, July 19, 2018

BPI Family Savings Bank Goes All Out with Auto and Housing Loans, Now More Affordable for Every Filipino

BPI Family Savings Bank coming together to help uplift the lives of Filipino families.  From left, Senior Vice-President and Housing Loan Division Head Felipe Carlos, Vice-President Marketing and Systems Division Head Noel Altamirano, Senior Vice-President Retail Lending Group Head Qit Abola, Vice-President Auto Loan Division Head Dennis Fronda.

BPI Family Savings Bank (BFSB) has lopped off its fees for its auto and housing loans to help more families acquire the car and home of their dreams.