Jollibee, Department of Tourism Launch Exciting Food Tourism Campaign “Eats. More Fun In The Philippines”

With about 7,641 islands, the Philippines has just enough flavors to match, all fused together in the country’s cuisine. Along with these diverse flavors, come a myriad of fun moments- experimenting with more than 15 ingredients in halo-halo, eating with bare hands during boodle parties, enjoying five meals a day including merienda, all the while…

New World Manila Bay Hotel features Sustainable Buffet at Market Cafe

In support of responsible use of environmental resources, New World Manila Bay Hotel presents sustainable and farm-to-table dishes at Market Café throughout its anniversary month. The Sustainable Buffet highlights local farmers’ produce, naturally grown herbs and luscious greens from the hotel’s very own herb garden at the Salad Station; fresh and sustainably sourced seafood on…

EU-Funded Project RELY Gives 2 Palawan Senior High Schools EIM-Solar Tools, Equipment

Two public senior high schools in Palawan received tools and equipment that can be used to teach solar electrification installation and maintenance from Project Renewable Energy for Livelihood and Youth (RELY), an endeavor funded by the European Union (EU). The Palawan National School (PNS) and the Roxas Comprehensive High School (RCHS) are the partner institutions…

PLDT Group Bags 15 International Awards For Improved Network, Brand Programs, And Execs

PLDT and its subsidiaries Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) and PLDT Global took home a total of 15 citations at the recently concluded CMO Asia Awards. The award-giving body is a global network of executives specifically dedicated to high-level knowledge exchange, thought leadership and personal relationship building among senior corporate marketing leaders and brand decision-makers. PLDT…

GCash Forest Adds Social Features To Promote Green Lifestyle

To make planting trees more fun, the country’s leading mobile wallet app has added social features to GCash Forest, a personal carbon tracker in the GCash app that contributes to the reforestation and rehabilitation of the Ipo watershed through green energy points earned. Ney Villaseñor, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer at Mynt, the company behind GCash,…

Bantay Bata 163 Helps Children Caeve New Paths In Life

“Sabi niya huwag kang sisigaw,” “Pinabayaan na kami ni mama” — these are just some of the desperate cries that ABS-CBN’s social welfare program Bantay Bata 163 hears from the children brought to them. But given the proper care and taken off the streets at an early age, the children face a more certain future.…

Smart, Philippine Red Cross Foster Disaster Preparedness Among University of Cebu Students

With the goal of instilling the culture of disaster readiness among the youth, PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), in partnership with the University of Cebu (UC) faculty and the Philippine Red Cross (PRC), gave students valuable insights on survival tactics and protocols for common calamities in the Philippines, such as earthquakes, typhoons, fires,…

Hope Springs With LG’s Washabilities Laundry Shop

LG Philippines, in close collaboration with Hopewell Integrated School (HIS) and Bigwash Laundry Shop, Inc., endeavors to empower individuals with special needs through a sustainable livelihood program. Dubbed as HopeWash, the program positions students and graduates of HIS, a non-stock non-profit organization based in Cavite dedicated to individuals with special needs, to be employable and…