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UP, STC alums set art auction

The College of Dentistry of the University of the Philippines is celebrating its 100th anniversary in February 2015. Also celebrating its centennial in February is St. Theresa’s College.   In a joint effort to advance the arts, the UP College of Dentistry centennial committee and the STC High School Class of ‘78 Foundation will jointly [...]

Conzace multivitamins supports Gilas Pilipinas

Excitement continues to drum up as we move closer to the opening day of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2014. Basketball-crazy fans all over the world have been very active online and on-ground showing support for their favorite teams. For Filipinos, however, this tournament means a lot more than just winning games. The return of [...]

Foundation boosts old church’s rehab

The renovation of one of the oldest churches in the Philippines, Sta. Rosa de Lima Parish in Barangay Annafunan West in Tuguegarao City, Cagayan province, will be completed in time for its 100th anniversary celebration in 2015.   The church got timely help from Wong Chu King Foundation (WCKF), which recently committed to parish priest [...]

Law and philosophy made easy

Whether you are a lawyer, a philosopher, a lawyer wanna-be, a lawmaker, a fan of law-and-order TV flicks, or simply a legophile, here’s a reference casebook explaining much of the sophistry of lawyering.   Authored by lawyers Nicolo Bernardo of SyCip Law  and Oscar Bernardo, Associate Dean of the University of the East College of [...]

MCOF Young Artists’ Series 3rd offering features pianist Gabriel Paguirigan

Hailed as “virtuoso-in-the-making”, Gabriel Paguirigan will be performing the music of Liszt, Bach, Haydn, Chopin and Brahms in his first debut performance with the Manila Chamber Orchestra Foundation on September 17, 2014 at 7:00p.m. at the Ayala Museum,  Makati City.   A grand prize winner of the 2011 National Music Competition for Young Artists, the [...]

Avida holds coffee curation for ‘Serin Tagaytay’ magazine launch

        This month, Avida Land is set to launch its first ever Tagaytay lifestyle magazine titled “Stay Tagaytay”. This magazine serves as a complete guide to Tagaytay living and its endless lifestyle offerings. To mark this event, Avida will hold a coffee curation on August 30, Saturday at the Avida Showroom Glorietta. [...]

CCP launches 38th literary journal on 45th year

Seventy-one writers who authored a total of 147 literary works are featured in the 38th issue of the official literary journal of the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP). Ani 38 themed “The Human Body/Ang Katawan” covering the period of 2013 to 2014 will be launched on October 15, 2014 at the CCP Promenade at [...]

MVP group’s Toledo wins CEO Excel award

Michael Toledo, media bureau head of the MVP group of companies and senior vice president for corporate affairs of Philex Mining Corp., has been named this year’s CEO Excel, or Communication Excellence in Organization, awardee by the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Philippines.   “With this honor, we welcome you to the select group [...]

‘Smash For A Cause’ event set to fight bullying in schools

iACADEMY and Anti-Bullying Philippines have teamed up for an awareness and fundraising activity called ”Smash For A Cause” on Tuesday, August 19, in Makati City. The event seeks to eradicate bullying in schools and other school-related violence and make schools a safe learning environment again. Studies show that 45 percent of young people experience bullying even [...]

SKAL Makati slates tourism awards

Local international tourism promotion group SKAL International Makati will hand out the 24th Tourism Personality Awards on Sept. 5 at 6 p.m. at the New World Makati Hotel.   SKAL International Makati will also mark its 33rd anniversary at the same time. Founded in August 1980, it is the second oldest SKAL club in the [...]

Globe Telecom holds Philippines’ first digital lifestyle expo

Digital innovations are changing the way we live and communicate. Technology experts have seen the rise of new trends in consumer behavior as mobile device usage continues to increase. Every day, people are more drawn into living the digital lifestyle. The increased ubiquity of smartphones, tablets and similar gadgets, the birth of innovative data plans, [...]

PHLPost invites public to join Asean stamp design competition

The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) is inviting the public to participate in the nationwide stamp-designing contest and be chosen to be the official stamp design to welcome the “Asean Community” which is expected to take place in 2015. Following the back-to-back victory of PHLPost in the World Mail Awards 2014 in Berlin, Germany and the [...]

UN Manila launches ‘Textula’ contest

The United Nations Information Center (UNIC) Manila, headed by United Nations Resident Coordinator Luiza Carvalho, has launched a “Textula” contest to promote the UN International Year of Small Island Developing States being observed this year. The contest, which also coincides with the Philippines’ celebration of National Language Month, is a joint project of UNIC Manila and the [...]