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Krizelle Ching wins C2 Green Tea Sarap ng Bukas music video making contest with heart-warming message.

Krizelle Ching wins C2 Green Tea Sarap ng Bukas music video making contest with heart-warming message

 

 As Edwin Totanes, Vice-President and General Manager for URC Beverage Division, pointed it out, “C2 is not just about celebrating its 10 years in the food and beverage market but to be also relevant to every consumer” by allowing them (URC) to see what C2 Green Tea means to people. Through C2 Green Tea music video making contest, young talents were given their chance to voice out, speak about the Sarap ng Buhay, and what it means to everyone’s lives. Right on that track, Krizelle Ching wins C2 Green Tea Sarap ng Bukas music video making contest with heart-warming message, […]

Subic Bay Tourism presents Subic Pascha 2013 spearheaded by restaurateur Raymund Magdaluyo.

Subic Bay Tourism presents Subic Pascha 2013 spearheaded by restaurateur Raymund Magdaluyo

 

 When every places in the country has their own It’s More Fun In The Philippines campaign, Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) is of couse, not to be left. Today we found out that It’s More Fun-tastic in Subic too! That tagline made even more exciting when Subic Tourism presents Subic Pascha 2013 spearheaded by restaurateur Raymund Magdaluyo. According to Raul Marcelo, Deputy Administrator for Business Group, SBMA, “Raymund, one day, came up to me with an idea of putting up a food festival, which I told him that he could do on our peak season, that is summer and during the […]

Miss Universe-Philippines 2011 Shamcey Supsup sends her video message support to the official 2013 Binibining Pilipinas candidates.

Miss Universe-Philippines 2011 Shamcey Supsup sends her video message support to the official 2013 Binibining Pilipinas candidates

 

 Miss Universe-Philippines 2011 Shamcey Supsup sends her video message support to the official 2013 Binibining Pilipinas candidates who showcased their talent skills at the recently held Binibining Pilipinas 2013 Talent Competition. 16 lovely girls – out of the fifty contestants of the official 2013 Binibining Pilipinas displayed an array of talents that ranged from singing to magic to hula hooping. The roster of judges included Bong Osorio, ABS-CBN Corporate Commmunication Head; Samboy Lim, Ginebra San Miguel Coach; RJ Ledesma, TV host and UNO Magazine Editor; Shamcey Supsup, Miss Universe 2011 3rd Runner Up; Chit Guerrero, ABS-CBN Special Projects Head; Binibining […]

Unilab Fit To Win Youth Club presented the Fit To Win Street Olympics.

Unilab Fit To Win Youth Club presented the Fit To Win Street Olympics

 

 On the 2nd day of March 2013, Unilab Fit To Win Youth Club kicks-off at the Makati Coliseum to help spread awareness and importance of healthy lifestyle. The Unilab Fit To Win Youth Club presented the Fit To Win Street Olympics participated by 19 universities and supported by Maynilad, Bikram Yoga Alabang, and Enchanted Kingdom. Objectives Unilab Fit To Win is the first youth club established by Unilab to serve Filipino college students from all segments of the Philippine population. 5 points to ponder 1. Encourage the Filipino youth/college students to choose and live a healthy lifestyle by providing them […]

Arkin Magalona hosted the TANG Brings Out the Hero in Every Kid.

Arkin Magalona hosted the TANG Brings Out the Hero in Every Kid

 

 The 13 year-old son of the late Master Rapper, Francis “Kiko” Magalona and Women Empowerment Advocate, Pia Magalona, Arkin is showing truly what blood runs through his veins. Arkin Magalona got his dad’s hosting talent shown during the TANG Galing Mo Kid club event, and evidently this is just one trait that he inherited, coming from a family of showbiz personalities – from grandparents, mom and dad, and all the way from his siblings. Arkin hosted the TANG Brings Out the Hero in Every Kid event held at the Mind Museum in Taguig. TANG Philippines, along with the TANG Galing […]

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 […]

The first ever preseason NBA game will be seen LIVE at the MOA Arena between Houston Rockets and Indiana Pacers.

The first ever preseason NBA game will be seen LIVE at the MOA Arena between Houston Rockets and Indiana Pacers

 

 Now it can be told! It’s official. The BIG is HERE! NBA brings the hoop into the Philippines via MOA Arena. West Avenue Theaters Corporation, Sr. VP Edgar Tejerero opens the floor, acknowledging the partnership as he congratulates SM Prime Holding, Inc. President Mr.Hans Sy, NBA Asia Vice-President for Business Development & Marketing Partnership Francesco Suarez, and Scott Levy, Sr. VP & Managing Director of NBA Asia. Hans Sy speaks and refer this big event as another milestone for MOA Arena. On October 10, 2013, the first ever preseason NBA game will be seen LIVE at the MOA Arena between […]

HP Philippines sneak preview of what business redefined is all about.

HP Philippines gives a sneak preview of what business redefined is all about

 

 HP Philippines gives a sneak preview of what business redefined is all about as they launch the fastest desktop office printer, a sleek tablet, and notebook series – three of the leading-edge innovations. The newest in business technology innovation arrives in the Philippines with the launching of Officejet Pro X printer known as the fastest colored printer in the world. HP Officejet Pro X series strikes the perfect balance between performance, cost efficiency and manageability. It has an astounding speed of up to 70 pages per minute and enabling users to scan and copy documents up to 8.5 x 14 inches in size. […]

Eton City hosted New World Cosplay Show.

Eton City hosted New World Cosplay Show

 

 A couple of weekends back, we were invited to grace the New World Cosplay Show held at the most ambitious project site of Eton Properties, Inc. We toured some of the areas of this 1,000-hectare land offering a tranquil and suburban setting where nature is the main attraction. This is merging modern living and back to nature is what Eton City is all about, in a relaxing yet urbanized area. A fresh breath of nature accentuates South Lake Village, the first residential island lot in the Philippines, composing of 16 distinct islands surrounded by a 35-hectare man-made lake where residents will […]

New public cloud platform put to the test via the Globe DEVATHON.

New public cloud platform put to the test via the Globe DEVATHON

 

 Globe Business hosted Globe DEVATHON for apps developers and entrepreneurs be recognized through applications built during the 18 hour developer’s marathon, thus the Globe Business DEVATHON came about. According to Mr. Boboy Romero, Head of Globe Business, who supervised the Globe DEVATHON last February 22-23, it’s their way to help SMEs and developers create and launch apps customized for business requirements. This would be the first for Globe Business to host this event and some 120 participants joined and got the chance to win cool prizes, aside from the Php 100,000 cash for the best and creative apps created during […]

Ultimate Burger Steak.

Jollibee’s ultimate meal revealed

 

 Are you one of the boys who gets bored with the ordinary or want to try something new? If your appetite is like of the big boys and hunger means searching for #TheUltimateMeal, then your wait is finally over. From the 100% pure goodness of a 1/3 pound CHAMP patty – comes the ultimate meal you’ll definitely enjoy! Jollibee’s Ultimate Burger Steak starts serving on March 1 in select branches nationwide. The Ultimate Burger Steak is served with french fries while the hefty patty is topped with flavorful mushroom gravy, sprinkled with toasted garlic bits partnered with a sunny-side up […]

HTC Butterfly flaunts with a sexy smooth curved back and 4 basic features.

HTC Butterfly flaunts with a sexy smooth curved back and 4 basic features

 

 HTC Butterfly is a Qualcomm Snapdragon technology with a 5 inch full screen, phablet (phone-tablet). Richard Javier, HTC Philippines Country Manager opens the floor acknowledging media for the support they have given for the past years, adding that “competitions are getting scared of this (HTC Butterfly) product,” says Javier. HTC Trade Marketing Officer Nicole Chiu, presented the performance powerhouse of HTC Butterfly during the much-awaited launch. Chiu loudly introduced the 4 basic features of the new phablet, such as Amazing Camera and Sound; High Performance; Stunning View; and Premium Design. Amazing Camera and Sound HTC Butterfly has an 8mp camera […]

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) […]

CloudFone Thrill 430X unbiased unboxing drain-the-battery challenge.

CloudFone Thrill 430X unbiased unboxing drain-the-battery challenge

 

 Recently, we acquired a new set of mobile device and what’s good about it, we didn’t purchase it because we won it from a tweet-live challenge during the launching of the product. It’s been a week now since we get a hold of the device and the new CloudFone Thrill 430X mobile promises to revolutionize usage mileage compared to existing mobile brands through its 4160mAh Polymer battery that will last up to 3 days of greatest use. Based on consumers reaction and reviews that we read online, it’s the 3 day battery life that gets most of the raves of […]

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 […]

NUVALI Night Sky Cinema showcased three Hollywood romantic flick movie-date event.

NUVALI Night Sky Cinema showcased three Hollywood romantic flick movie-date event

 

 Love is still in the air two days after Valentine’s Day with the first ever NUVALI Night Sky Cinema which drew crowds of couples, families and friends with ages ranging from kids to adults. NUVALI Night Sky Cinema showcased three Hollywood romantic flick movie-date event last Feb. 16 at the open football field watching great movie classics such as Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961), Pretty in Pink (1986) and the 2011 Like Crazy. This was the first time for NUVALI to hold this kind of themed event, specifically to quite enjoy the love month. Turn out that it was a success and everyone […]

Dell PH donates laptops for the basic computer literacy program of ChildHope Asia Philippines Inc..

Dell PH donates laptops for the basic computer literacy program of ChildHope Asia Philippines Inc.

 

 Dell PH donates laptops for the basic computer literacy program of ChildHope Asia Philippines Inc. headed by Mrs. Teresita Silva, President and Executive Director of CHAPS for the use of 600 children and desktop computers for the use of ChildHope Asia educators. Projectors are also donated for the use of ChildHope Asia Philippines Inc. Dell PH also helped in renovating the institution’s computer rooms and mobile education van. ChildHope Asia Philippines Inc. street educators normally share two computers. Mrs. Silva describes Dell as “instrument of God for bringing hope and light for our street children” represented by Mr. Richard Teo. This outreach program […]

IHOP Restaurant opens it's first branch in the Philippines.

IHOP Restaurant opens its first branch in the Philippines

 

 IHOP or International House Of Pancakes finally arrives and IHOP Restaurant opens its first branch in the Philippines, day after Valentine’s. With 1,600 branches in the US, IHOP Restaurant has been in the US for 54 years, established in 1958 in California, and is known for pancakes, crepes, omelettes, burgers, fried chicken, and steaks, according to Ana Hernandez who is the IHOP Restaurant  Director for International Marketing. We’ve met the gorgeous exec of IHOP during their exclusive media day, two days before the opening. We asked why they chose the Philippines and we were surprised that although IHOP has been […]

Chinese New Year traditions and lucky charms.

Chinese New Year traditions and lucky charms

 

 The revelries for the celebration of the Chinese New Year is on-going in many places in the Philippines particularly in the Tsinoy or Filipino-Chinese community in Binondo, Manila. The official CNY happens on Feb. 10, and yet everyone are all busy celebrating and joining auspicious festivities such as the yearly tradition of dragon and lion dance to sweep away misfortunes and brings good luck to all. Believers already hang or buy lucky charms, such as water snakes figurines and other ornaments which symbolizes this year’s Year of the Water Snake. Chinese superstition believe that this year will be filled with […]

Google Inc. opens new office to strengthen investment in the Philippines.

Google Inc. opens new office to strengthen investment in the Philippines

 

 Today, January 23, is not just a milestone for Google Inc. but will also open more jobs and opportunity for the Filipino as Google Inc. opens new office to strengthen investment in the Philippines. Presented by Julian Persaud, Managing Director, Google Southeast Asia, the launch is to announce and inform 33 million internet users and 1.5 broadband subscribers (ADMA 2012) the opening of its Makati office as a key part of Google’s effort to develop wide range of products and services to serve Filipinos better. “We are delighted that Google has decided to set up an office (in the Philippines),” […]