Thursday, June 27, 2019

​SUE RAMIREZ PROMISES A MEMORABLE NIGHT ON ‘ROCK CHIC’ CONCERT

After years of proving her mettle in acting, Sue Ramirez is now embracing her unwavering love for music and performance through her first ever solo concert dubbed as “Rock Chic” this July 19 at the Music Museum
While she admits that there is some pressure to put up a good show for those who would make time to see her, she is very much thrilled to be finally ticking off this goal off of her bucket list.

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Beauty Queens at UnliCity

June is not only a Pride Month but also the month for beauty pageants as UnliCity Restaurant holds back to back events in promoting camaraderie and unity among the contestants of Miss Tourism Philippines and Ms. and Mrs. Grand Universe recently which also graced by one of the leading advocates for Tourism, Robert Laurel Yupangco.

Monday, June 24, 2019

Quezon’s Game: Our history with Ike and Mamie

David & Jennifer Blair-Bianco, playing the role of Ike & Mamie Eisenhower (inset)
Still can’t move on after watching the movie, a lot of fans tried to catch Quezon’s Game one more time and made testimonials which also encouraged others to watch a part of history with former President Manuel L. Quezon as he saved more than a thousand Jews months before World War 2.

The actors headed by Raymond Bagatsing captured the hearts of the movie goers and not only that, the whole cast deserves an applause too as each and everyone portrayed their parts very well.

Two of the characters we love are Ike and Mamie played by real life married couple David Bianco and Jennifer Blair-Bianco. Their characters as Dwight D. Eisenhower and Mamie Eisenhower made the us realised that their roles were vital and very engaged during the time of President Manuel L. Quezon.

Monday, June 17, 2019

Santos Knight Frank Unveils Next Growth Areas for Philippine Real Estate

The Philippines’ real estate industry continues to be a key driver of economic growth. As the office and residential sectors remain robust, Santos Knight Frank predicts that the next wave of expansion will come from sectors such as logistics, hospitality, retail and REITs.

REITs to unlock new capital for future developments

WTIA SECURES VIRTUAL CURRENCY EXCHANGE LICENSE FROM CEZA

  A lot of things get disrupted nowadays, due to technolgy, which is good because it could benefit many and distribute profits and weath. It can levearge the investment as well, thus now many can afford to invest in real eatate for example unlike then when only the super rich can afford to.

 One good example is The World Token Issuing Alliance (WTIA) which will help companies and countries from around the world adopt emerging blockchain technology and embrace a new tokenized economy, with the help of the regulatory and business framework in CEZA

Thursday, June 13, 2019

ADVISORY

The Department of Tourism (DOT) hereby reminds the general public that Mr. Daniel Ebarle Mercado, former DOT Assistant Secretary, had ceased to be connected to the Department following his resignation on 27 September 2018. 

As such, all actions, transactions, “statements” and representations made by Mr. Mercado for and on behalf of the DOT will not be honored by the agency.

Department of Tourism (DOT) Advisory

ADVISORY

The Department of Tourism (DOT) hereby reminds the general public that Mr. Daniel Ebarle Mercado, former DOT Assistant Secretary, had ceased to be connected to the Department following his resignation on 27 September 2018. 

As such, all actions, transactions, “statements” and representations made by Mr. Mercado for and on behalf of the DOT will not be honored by the agency.

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

The biggest food expo is now open!


by Worldbex Services International (WSI). MAFBEX will run until June 16 from 10 a.m to 8 p.m at the World Trade Center Manila.  From (L-R): Ms. Jill Aithnie Ang - WSI Managing Director, Mr. Alver G. Atengco - Marketing and Trade Staff Commercial Section of Embassy of India, Ms. Vu Viet Nga - Commercial Counselor of Vietnam, Mr. Joseph Ang - WSI Founding Chairman, Ms. Tessie Roque- WSI Director, Ms. Evelyn Laviña- DA Undersecretary, Senator Cynthia Villar, Ms. Levi Ang- WSI Co-founder, H.E Gerard Ho Wei Hong- Ambassador of Singapore, H.E Win Naing - Ambassador of Myanmar, President, Mr. Steven Tamayo - Board Director of the Hotel and Restaurant Association of the Philippines (HRAP), Dean Angelo Marco Lacson- Dean of De La Salle College of St Benilde School of Hotel, Restaurant and Institution Management, Mr. Tomohiro Ando -Investment Advisor of Japan External Trade Organization, Mr. Lazuardi Nasution - Indonesian Embassy, Mr. Stian Hegland- Second Secretary of Royal Norwegian Embassy, 

Visit here: Mafbex2019
#MAFBEX2019  #TodayPH

PLDT Enterprise, #GoNegosyo continue to propel MSMEs forward in Angat Lahat sa Digital


PLDT Enterprise, the B2B arm of the country's leading ICT and digital services provider, recently fortified their decade-long partnership with Go Negosyo, the advocacy
group of the Philippine Center for Entrepreneurship-in an effort to sustain the latter's digital enablement programs.

Monday, June 10, 2019

Tourism contribution to Philippine GDP rises to 12.7%; provides 5.4 million jobs in 2018


The tourism industry’s contribution to the economy reached another milestone in 2018 as it increased to 12.7% of the Philippines’ Gross Domestic Product (GDP), 0.5% higher than in 2017, according to the data released by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) last June 6. This is in spite of the six-month closure of Boracay island, one of the country’s major tourist destinations.

PDOT Bids Hosting of UNWTO Confab in 2021

Bhutan Prime Minister Lotay Tshering Usec Benito C. Bengzon, Jr., Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat and Undersecretary Edwin R. Enrile
Bhutan - The Joint Meeting of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Commission on Asia and the Pacific (CAP) and the Commission on South Asia (CSA) supported the Philippine bid to host the UNWTO General Assembly in 2021.  The bid is timed with the celebration of the quincentennial of the world’s first circumnavigation in 1521 which was completed when the Spanish expedition arrived in Cebu.

Saturday, June 8, 2019

GSIS income jumps fourfold YOY, in first quarter of 2019


State-run Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) recorded a quadruple increase in net income for the first quarter, year-on-year. The first quarter net income increased by Php29.65 billion, from Php9.05 billion last year to Ph38.7 billion this year.

PH, ROK LAUNCH FTA NEGOTIATIONS

 Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez and Republic of Korea (ROK) Minister for Trade, Industry, and Energy Yoo Myung-hee officially launched the negotiations of the PH-ROK Free Trade Agreement (FTA) on 3 June 2019 at Seoul, South Korea. Both countries recognized the potential to advance economic relations by enhancing trade and investment flow between them through the removal of impediments to closer trade and the creation of business and investment opportunities. The ministers committed to conclude the negotiation of a “comprehensive and future-oriented FTA” by November 2019. The FTA will create favorable conditions for exporters, investors, industries, work force, as well as the micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSME) of both countries. 

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

State-run Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) recorded a quadruple increase in net income for the first quarter, year-on-year


 State-run Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) recorded a quadruple increase in net income for the first quarter, year-on-year. The first quarter net income increased by Php29.65 billion, from Php9.05 billion last year to Ph38.7 billion this year.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

DUSD Asia Tour Philippines 2019


 DUSD aim to foster a new financial future in the digital world. One that is more resilient to central points of fraud, failure, and greed. One that empowers people with new levels of access to capital, investments, and financial opportunities. One that democratizes digital financial world and unlock capital through the trusted trade of assets worldwide.

DOST Celebrates World Environmental Day




A the world prepares to celebrate the World Environment Day on June 5, the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) focuses its own celebration with the success of its Councils' efforts on marine biodiversity.