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TOP JOBS DEMAND TO LOOK OUT FOR. These are the Top 10 jobs according to JobStreet.

Top jobs demand for 2014 according to JobStreet.com

 

 1. Customer Service                                                                                                                                       Php      19,447 2. IT (Computer & Hardware)                                           […]

MUST-KNOW WHEN APPLYING FOR YOUR FIRST JOB. Tips for fresh graduates to land their first good and high-paying job after college.

Tips for fresh graduates to land their first good and high-paying job after college

 

 Are you a fresh graduate hoping to land a good and high-paying job after college? Aside from the fact that companies still favor graduates of Top 4 universities, here are some tips that you may want to consider in applying for your first job. For Behavioral Skills, companies are on the look-out for fresh graduates who has the: 1. Willingness to Learn. Fresh graduates may not have that work experience but the passion to learn should be there. 2. Initiative. Fresh graduates must be willing to do more and going the extra mile to contribute to the company. 3. Honesty […]

POEA forged partnership with JobStreet.com to curb and fight against illegal recruitment.

POEA forged partnership with JobStreet.com to curb and fight against illegal recruitment

 

 POEA forged partnership with JobStreet.com to curb and fight against illegal recruitment last February 2013 to promote “safe and real jobs” for overseas applicants. In his presentation of the 2013 Anti-Illegal Recruitment programs, POEA (Philippine Overseas and Employment Administration) Administrator Atty. Hans Cacdac launched the series of co-branded educational resources that this partnership has brought into fruition. This isn’t the first time for POEA to discuss illegal recruitment when in fact, this government agency has fought illegal recruitment agencies in the country which led to many unfortunate cases of incidents for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) who were victimized of this crime. This […]

DOH launches Pilipinas Go4Health campaign versus non-communicable diseases

DOH launches Pilipinas Go4Health campaign versus non-communicable diseases

 

 Department of Health Sec. Enrique Ona stood up the podium and announced the call to prevent “lifestyle disease” through a new campaign versus non-communicable diseases. “Maybe just for a moment think about what we are doing everyday, in regards with our health and lifestyle and put on your thinking cap and ask yourself the following questions: ‘Ano ba ang kinakain natin, morning, lunch, and dinner?’, ‘What activities do we do daily?’, ‘How many hours do we get to sleep?’,  ‘Ilan bang beer ang naiinom and how many sticks of cigarettes do we smoke?“, the secretary asked his audience. These are […]

Fast & Furious 6 promotional poster.

Fast & Furious 6 is a high-octane installment

 

 Almost forgot to write about Fast & Furious 6 until we read a movie review from an online news magazine today. The writer was referring this latest franchise as ‘not really an action movie‘ but rather as ‘fantasy to freedom‘ type of film, in his own words. But he, yes the writer goes by a name of a guy, acknowledged all the punching, jumping, car chase, shootings, explosions, et al. Which, we find, absurd. All the comments from readers from his piece puts his integrity on the line, like making his opinion as if he’s not a fan of the […]

Cebu Pacific Air opens direct flight to Camiguin starting this June.

Cebu Pacific Air opens direct flight to Camiguin starting this June

 

 The Philippines’ largest national flag carrier, Cebu Pacific Air opens direct flight to Camiguin starting this June and is the only airline to do so, flying 4x a week on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays. Cebu Pacific Air connects flight from Manila via Cebu to Camiguin with rates for as low as Php 588. Camiguin is the second smallest island in the Philippines in Bohol Sea and part of Region X in Northern Mindanao Region. Batanes rates first as the smallest island in the country. Camiguin has only 5 municipalities and is headed by Gov. Jurdin Jesus “J.J.” M. Romualdo who […]

Photo of the explosion shared by Twitter user went viral on the internet.

Explosion rocked Two Serendra unit in Taguig

 

 A big chunk of concrete slab slammed into a passing delivery van when an undetermined explosion rocked Two Serendra unit in Taguig, Metro Manila at exactly 8:10 this evening. Witnesses told authorities that a big explosion was heard near the parking lot of Market! Market!, a commercial establishment near the condominium where the explosion happened. Unconfirmed 3 dead passengers of the delivery van is reported and is being investigated as of this moment. Traffic has been cordoned by authorities along the area. Investigators are still identifying what causes the big explosion. Viewed 54769 times by 2869 viewers ADMINJuan Manila Express […]

McDonald's partners with Microsoft Philippines to celebrate Mother's Day the whole of May.

McDonald’s partners with Microsoft Philippines to celebrate Mother’s Day the whole of May

 

 McDonald’s partners with Microsoft Philippines to celebrate Mother’s Day the whole of May with a promotion that will aid kids to craft out their masterpieces for their moms through McDonald’s Paint and Celebrate. This is really something that family will be looking up into. Through Windows 8 Fresh Paint Apps, kids can join McDonald’s Paint and Celebrate activity during the celebration of Mother’s Day and at the same time showcase their talent in drawing. The idea behind Paint and Celebrate was brought by how technology has greatly affected our lives today. Kids are often on their mobile devices where everything is a […]

Philippine Volcanoes Rugby Team wins a victorious scorecard against UAE as they bring the Philippine flag to the 2013 Rugby World Cup Sevens.

Philippine Volcanoes Rugby Team wins a victorious scorecard against UAE as they bring the Philippine flag to the 2013 Rugby World Cup Sevens

 

 The Philippine Volcanoes Rugby Team wins a victorious scorecard against UAE as they bring the Philippine flag to the 2013 Rugby World Cup Sevens in Moscow, Russia in June. The FILA ‘Pinas World Cup 2013 match was held at Rizal Memorial Stadium earlier this evening. The Philippine rugby team made a 24 goal score while UAE had 8 points to their credits. Philippine Volcanoes and United Arab Emirates are part of the HSBC Asian 5 Nations 2013 joined by 25 Asian Rugby Football Union teams contesting over 30 matches in eight countries – all in four thrilling months. The Philippine team […]

The world famous Petronas Twin Towers by night.

Zest Air inaugurated their maiden flights from Manila to KL and Kota Kinabalu

 

 Good news to all frequent flyers bound to Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu in Malaysia, and those bound for Bacolod, Zest Air inaugurated their maiden flights from Manila to KL and Kota Kinabalu on Friday morning of May 10, 2013. The inaugural flights also took off with Manila-Bacolod via Zest Air as they beefed-up with One-peso promo fares from Manila to KL, Kota Kinabalu, Shanghai, Cebu, Davao, Puerto Princesa, Kalibo (Boracay), Iloilo, Tagbilaran, Tacloban, Bacolod, Davao, Cebu and CDO which ended yesterday, May 12. To know more of the latest updates from Zest Air, visit their website www.flyzest.com and www.airasia.com. […]

Get a chance to be in Dole's new video with brand ambassadors Chef Jeremy Favia, Bianca S. Valerio, Jon Avila and Phil Younghusband.

Get a chance to be in Dole’s new video with brand ambassadors Chef Jeremy Favia, Bianca S. Valerio, Jon Avila and Phil Younghusband

 

 This Is My Dole and this is your chance to be part of the next Dole video! Get a chance to be in Dole’s new video with brand ambassadors Chef Jeremy Favia, Bianca S. Valerio, Jon Avila and Phil Younghusband just by simply showing us what your favorite Dole is! 1. LIKE, FOLLOW and SUBSCRIBE to our pages: Facebook.com/DolePhils Twitter.com/ThiIsMyDole Instagram.com/ThisIsMyDole Youtube.com/ThisIsMyDole 2. Take a photo or video of yourself showing us what your favorite Dole is or simply sing to the new “This Is My Dole” jingle. Be as creative and exciting as you can be. Remember to write a caption telling us […]

Cebu Pacific Air (CEB) in partnership with GMA Pinoy TV will be accepting entries to fly 100 Lucky Juans home from Middle East.

Cebu Pacific Air in partnership with GMA Pinoy TV will be accepting entries to fly 100 Lucky Juans home from Middle East

 

 Starting on May 13, 2013, Cebu Pacific Air in partnership with GMA Pinoy TV will be accepting entries to fly 100 Lucky Juans home from Middle East. This promo runs until August 18. “Today, we are taking a step further to launch and promote our Dubai flights. We will be doing something where no other airlines has done before in the service of the global Filipino. With our partners in GMA Pinoy TV, we are flying home 100 OFWs on Cebu Pacific’s maiden Dubai to Manila flight for free,” said CEB President and CEO Lance Gokongwei during the press launch of […]

Phil Younghusband, one of the founder of Chelsea FC Soccer School Philippines, with the kids playing during the 1st Landco Pacific Corporation's 1st Tribeca Football Festival.

Landco Pacific Corporation’s 1st Tribeca Football Festival in partnership with Chelsea FC Soccer School Philippines

 

 “One of the problem of football in the Philippines is having great facilities and we are very lucky (and proud) that Tribeca Private Residences (Landco) has given us the opportunity to use 7-Aside Football Field to schedule our program and get to use their field.” This was Phil Younghusband statement during an exclusive interview when he talked about the Landco Pacific Corporation‘s 1st Tribeca Football Festival in partnership with Chelsea FC Soccer School Philippines, which he operates together with his brother James, and Tribeca Private Residences – a 9.7 hectare resort-inspired condominium development that combines 15 modern condominium towers with lots of open green spaces featuring a 3-hectare […]

48 Miss Philippines Earth 2013 showcased their traditional costumes for the Miss Philippines Earth 2013 Cultural Night held at SMDC Showroom in Mall of Asia.

48 Miss Philippines Earth 2013 candidates showcased their traditional costumes for the Miss Philippines Earth 2013 Cultural Night held at SMDC Showroom in Mall of Asia

 

 The 48 Miss Philippines Earth 2013 candidates showcased their traditional costumes for the Miss Philippines Earth 2013 Cultural Night held at SMDC Showroom in Mall of Asia, Pasay City last April 19. And the winners of Miss Philippines Earth 2013 Cultural Night came from Misamis Occidental, Zamboanga City, and  Cebu City who bagged the Gold, Silver, and Bronze Awards, respectively. Teffanie Lene Llamada, Miss Cebu City; Nancy Leonard, Miss Zamboanga City; and Kristel Suizo, Miss Misamis Occidental, brought home not just medals and accolades but most of all, prestige for their hometowns. Other winners of the night includes Miss New Placenta by Psalmstre-Miss Misamis Occidental (Kristel […]

Mabuhay Restop is a business venture committed to promote Philippine culture.

Mabuhay Restop is a business venture committed to promote Philippine culture

 

 At the heart of Manila‘s historical landmark lies a hub café, unknown to many, yet distinctively cultural in many aspects. Not just a hub café, Mabuhay Restop is also a museum, an art gallery show place, souvenir shop, a Gawad Kalinga site travel tour advocate, and a venue that houses theatrical performing arts. Mabuhay Restop is a business venture committed to promote Philippine culture, heritage, and traditions through exceptional experiences. Mabuhay Restop aims to highlight Filipino values and to show the country’s burning passion of its people to work together and help each other rise above the throes of darkness and […]

Artist's perspective of Aquaria..

A new beach haven at Aquaria Beach Resort and Beachside Condominium in Playa Calatagan

 

 We have discovered a new beach haven that could even equal the beautiful beaches found in the country, particularly of its surroundings – pleasant, calm waves, and best of all, if you’ll visit this beach now, there’s no over-crowding yet. What beach resort is this? It’s the Aquaria Beach Resort and Beachside Condominium in Playa Calatagan, Calatagan, Batangas. A beach resort and a beach condominium? Over the last 23 years, LANDCO Pacific Corporation, the developer of the new and exciting Aquaria has revolutionized the Philippine real estate landscape through unique and innovative lifestyle concepts such as Peninsula de Punta Fuego, […]

Codetoki by Honeylyn Balingcasag and Ademar Tutor from Cebu won AppsForAsia's 1st place.

Codetoki by Honeylyn Balingcasag and Ademar Tutor from Cebu won 1st place in the AppsForAsia Redesigning Development project

 

 Last March 18, 2013, Microsoft and the Asian Development Dank (ADB) awarded the best apps to be sent to India. Microsoft takes pride in partnering with ADB to harness the valuable role of technology in attempt to alleviate social challenges. “We are glad to partner with the ADB to make the AppsForAsia Redesigning Development project possible,” said Karrie Ilagan, Managing Director, Microsoft Philippines. “Thank you ADB for the trust and the partnership. We look forward to more programs in the years to come and for the Philippines. AppsForAsia is the digital world version of nobility, an innovation for a cause. […]

Power Builders' Power Mussels bagged first prize in the recently concluded Project Pagsulong.

Power Builders’ Power Mussels bagged first prize in the recently concluded Project Pagsulong

 

 In July 2012, PLDT and its private sector partners came up with a campaign to put together business concepts with deep social impact, particularly in alleviating poverty in the country. Project Pagsulong was born to realize the social relevance in the things we do when it comes to and especially with business ideas. The Php 1 Million Youth Challenge is a revolutionary youth challenge for 18 to 30-year-old entrepreneurs. PLDT KaAsenso, PLDT SMART, RFM Foundation, and TOSP-AC joined together and committed for this project with the support from GoNegosyo, Idea Space Foundation, and DRAFTFCB. 374 student teams registered and joined Project Pagsulong […]

URC Flourish Pilipinas Bake It Fun In the Philippines Recipe and Bake-off Competition.

URC Flourish Pilipinas Bake It Fun In the Philippines Recipe and Bake-off Competition

 

 In their effort to promote Filipino-flour industry, Universal Robina Corporation and Department of Tourism encourage all baking enthusiasts to join URC Flourish Pilipinas Bake It Fun In the Philippines Recipe and Bake-off Competition. The competition, a Recipe Contest, is open to all owners and employees of bakeries and bakeshops; independent bakers; baking instructors; and professionals. By joining, all entries must meet the requirements of the Recipe category entered. Recipes not meeting contest criteria will be disqualified. Entries must be the original recipe of the entrant. Simply submit your recipe in the Recipe Contest tab at URC Flourish Pilipinas Facebook page. […]

Cebu Pacific teams up with Singapore Tourism Board.

Cebu Pacific teams up with Singapore Tourism Board

 

 3 famous personalities, each of them maybe of different passions but agree on one subject. This is a preview why JM Rodriguez, Kelly Misa, and Jenni Epperson loves to get “Shiok” in Singapore. JM Rodriguez, admits that he is a ‘partyphile‘ being the most prominent figures in the clubbing scene with the city’s hottest nightspots in the Metro. His love for night-life reaches all the way to Singapore where there is also a vibrant array of clubs and entertainment choices. Whenever JM goes to Singapore, this party-hopper yet simple guy, party’s at Orchard Road in the evening. Some of his […]

AboitizPower sponsored the 13th Philippine Hobies Challenge held at Anvaya Cove Beach and Nature Club.

AboitizPower sponsored the 13th Philippine Hobies Challenge held at Anvaya Cove Beach and Nature Club

 

 AbotizPower and the Weather Philippines Foundation aims to deliver critical and accurate weather forecasts to the Filipino community, with the hope of improving nationwide disaster preparedness, and timely response to variable weather conditions. By bringing together the Aboitiz Group‘s resources and network, and Swiss company Meteomedia‘s technical expertise, WPF is poised to be the country’s premiere private weather information/content provider. WPF plans to have roughly 1,000 automated weather station/devices installed across the Philippines before the end of 2013. This is what AboitizPower, Union Bank, and WPF along with a Swiss firm Meteomedia is all about in a nutshell. But there’s […]

Axe Philippines joins the 18th Hot Air Balloon Fiesta with HOHOL surprises.

Axe Philippines joins the 18th Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Festival with HOHOL surprises

 

 Today, February 21, the 2013 Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Festival soars high above the sky from the Omni Aviation Grounds to celebrate the annual balloon fest organized by government agencies promoting Clark Freeport Zone and Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Festival (PIHABF). And this year, Axe Philippines joins the 18th Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Festival with HOHOL surprises when it revealed its gigantic five-story hot air balloon shaped like a NASA space-shuttle; Axe’s heroic astronaut; pretty Axe girls; and celebrity deejay Jinri Park, who joined the fun on the first day opening of the festival. Department of Tourism (DOT) […]

FILA Polo Cup 2013 brings Brazilian Carnival alive at the Manila Polo Club.

FILA Polo Cup 2013 brings Brazilian Carnival alive at the Manila Polo Club

 

 It was like we were in Brazil when FILA Polo Cup 2013 brings Brazilian Carnival alive at the Manila Polo Club held last February 10. Brazil’s colorful and festive mood was experienced right after the annual FILA Polo Cup games – the Low Goal and High Goal. Both games were exciting to watch as two opposing teams battle each other on the Low Goal and High Goal. Awarding came through after the High Goal. No other than FILA Philippines‘ gorgeous President and CEO Cris Albert was present and FILA endorsers Georgina Wilson, Borgy Manotoc, Tim Yap, while Brazil-born actor Fabio Ide hosted the […]