Earth Hour to Deploy Solar Lamps in Palawan

“This lamp contains crude oil,” says fisherman Joys Dominguez while raising a grimy, soot-caked gin bottle. We are inside a hut in Beton, an island community in Northern Palawan. Night has settled and our world is pitch-black, save for what the flickering flames illuminate. Outside is the sea and above it, a sea of stars.…

Cignal’s Best Value P100 Offer

Cignal, the country’s number one pay-TV service provider is launching its high-value, high definition prepaid TV viewing package for only P100.00 starting March 15, 2015. Dubbed as Cignal P100 HD Load, this new offer is Cignal’s most affordable load denomination where Cignal prepaid subscribers can have an HD viewing experience for a low fee of…

Earth Hour Philippines to Give The Gift of Light

Solar lamps to light up off-grid island communities will help children study better at night, says Earth Hour organizers in the Philippines. Around 15 million Filipinos lack regular access to electricity, relying instead on flammable and expensive kerosene lamps to illuminate their homes. “I must earn an additional PHP150 (USD3.5) each month to buy half-a-gallon…

Win Super Prizes at Super8 Grocery Warehouse

Regular shoppers and long-time customers of Super8 Grocery Warehouse have already become accustomed to the unbeatable low prices, spot-on service, and quality merchandise that their numerous branches offer. Apart from these built-in advantages, however, the fast-growing grocery chain will be giving away an array of amazing prizes at their upcoming Funfest event. During the three-day…

The Benefits of Concepcion Midea Inc.’s Refrigerator Models

Concepcion Midea Inc., the joint venture of Concepcion Industrial Corp. and Midea that made high-quality, cost-effective appliances available to consumers of all classes, further raised the standard for another set of important home equipment: the kitchen refrigerator.  Three new models  from Midea Inc. redefined the over-all design, feel, and function of the familiar appliance, making…

HGTV’s The Property Brothers Tours Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore

HGTV, the leading home and lifestyle entertainment brand, recently introduced home and design enthusiasts to two of the channel’s biggest stars, celebrity television hosts and real life twin brothers Drew Scott and Jonathan Scott. Better known as The Property Brothers, the Scotts visited The Philippines, Malaysia and Singapore as part of a promotional tour to celebrate the launch…

PLDT KaAsenso Upgrades Services To Help Family-Driven Minigosyantes

PLDT KaAsenso, the telecommunication leader’s micro-entrepreneurship arm, is jumpstarting the year with a clearer vision and a bigger mission for the country’s grassroots entrepreneurs. “Our vision for Filipino micro-entrepreneurs is to help them grow and succeed in their businesses so that they can also improve the lives of their families,” Ariel P. Fermin, PLDT executive…