Discounts, perks await at the 4-day Robinsons Warehouse Sale

The much-awaited #RobinsonsWarehouseSale2019 is finally happening from November 14-17, 2019 at the World Trade Center in Pasay City! It has everything all in one place—for exciting and convenient holiday shopping where Robinsons Rewards members can get first dibs on exclusive deals from their favorite brands using their rewards cards or mobile app to get discounts […]

Cleanfuel opens Lemery station

Cleanfuel, the country’s fastest growing independent fuel company, has officially opened today its 60th service retail station in Lemery, Batangas. Strategically located at Calaca Highway in Barangay Bucal, Lemery, Batangas, the 1,400-square meter station offers top-quality fuel including Clean91, Premium 95 gasoline, and Euro-4 diesel—all designed to deliver excellent mileage and high performance to any […]

Long Live Leyte

By VIANCA GAMBOA Harrowing history surrounds Leyte. The Leyte Gulf with currents that extend to the Pacific witnessed many abject things that the world has come to know circa 1940s. It was where the largest naval battle of World War II—by some criteria, the largest in history—took place after General Douglas MacArthur declared his return […]

To But or Not To Buy?

By Miguel V. Tan My first encounter with art was in high school. What has always intrigued me ever since is a painting’s back story. Why was it created? What was the artist thinking? Perhaps most important, why does it cost that much? At that time, I never understood how a piece of canvas, covered […]

The Drama of Hair

By John Legaspi Think of the powdered wigs worn by Kirsten Dunst in the Sofia Coppola film Marie Antoinette, or the pitch dark straight tresses of Sayuri doing her snow dance in the movie adaptation of Arthur Golden’s novel Memoirs of a Geisha, or that heart-wrenching scene of Fantine in Les Miserables where her hair […]

TBEX 2019 hopes to generate more business for the tourism industry

The “Travel Business Exchange Pilipinas 2019,” the country’s biggest Business-to-Business (B2B) travel and tourism event is happening again, where selected, invited, potential and producing buyers will meet with sellers in order to generate extensive activity for the country’s tourism industry. Happening on November 7-8, 2019 at the Clark Marriott Hotel, the two-day event, with the […]

Bounty Fresh Spearheads Healthy Yet Fun Way To Celebrate Friendship, Family Every October

Move over OctoberFest. A healthy yet fun way to celebrate friendship and family bonding every tenth  month of the year is now also becoming a habit for Filipinos. It is called OctoberFresh. A brainchild of Bounty Fresh, the country’s leading provider of chicken and premium egg products, OctoberFresh had another successful run this year, capped by a day […]

Carl Balita Review Center bags Global Filipino Franchise Award.

The Carl Balita Review Center (CRBC) has been recognized as a certified world-class brand for helping overseas Filipino professionals reintegrate into the Philippine economy, bagging the Global Filipino Franchise Award – Service Large Store Category in the recent 2019 Franchise Excellence Awards, organized by the Philippine Franchise Association at the Edsa Shangri-la Hotel.  Photo shows CRBC officials led by its […]

Korea’s billion-dollar travel group Yanolja doubles down on ZEN Rooms to create future of hospitality in Southeast Asia

ZEN Rooms, one of the leading economy and mid-range hotel franchises in Southeast Asia announced it had signed a definitive agreement with travel group Yanolja regarding additional investment, acquisition of early investors’ stakes and the signing of a wide strategic alliance. Yanolja is the leading travel group in South Korea, backed by Booking Holdings and […]

Boracay Food Crawl

By JULES VIVAS Powdery white sand, clear blue waters, paradisiacal resorts, and overall warm Filipino hospitality—these are just some of the various things to love about Boracay. While the wild nightlife of the rehabilitated island is now subdued, the food scene is more than enough to make up for this. The humble island serves big, […]

La Petite Manille mounts the first Filipino food festiva in France

By Nina Daza-Puyat For thousands of Filipino migrants in France, Oct. 6, 2019 will go down in history as a day of many firsts. The first Filipino food and culture festival was held at Paris’ Le Point Éphémère showcasing everyday Pinoy food such as adobo, sisig, pancit, Bicol express, lumpiang shanghai, tapsilog, and even street food such as kwek kwek and balut. The first live tattoo demonstration […]