Good news for tourists, travelers and businessmen! AirAsia just launched its latest route to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with four times weekly direct flights from Davao starting December this year Operated exclusively by AirAsia Berhad (flight code AK), the new route marks as the fourth direct route from the Philippines to Malaysia after Manila, Cebu and Kalibo. The launch event was attended by Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes, DTI Secretary Ramon Lopez, Ambassador Alfredo Yao, one of the Filipino investors of AirAsia Philippines and AirAsia Philippines CEO Captain Dexter Comendador. Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio said, “We see Davao City as a major point of growth in the international market, especially with agriculture being the city’s largest industry. Our aim for the city is also to grow it to become a hub for financial, tourism, service and education in Mindanao. The introduction of the direct flights between Kuala […]
Recent studies show that most Filipinos would want to retire early as age 50, and that majority consider health as a top concern. However, the sad part is– there is rarely enough savings to sustain an early retirement and only a minimum percentage of these people are prepared to pay for medical costs should an emergency occur. This is a common situation here in the Philippines today, and I believe it is not as hopeless as it seems to be if only financial literacy is instilled in everyone of us. See, everyone dreams of retiring at an age when they can still be active and engage in new pursuits. We all want to enjoy life to the fullest— see the world, run a business, or pursue our passions. But only a few Filipinos have done what is needed to achieve these goals. Financial planning is perhaps the most important part of this process. It […]
In celebration of Father’s Day, Trust Home Depot honors all the Dads with a week-long Pop-up Shop from June 12-18, 2017 aptly called, “Props to Pops!” As the head of the household, fathers are often too caught up in their efforts to provide for their families that they forget to pamper themselves. What better way to reward our dads than with personal products that will uplift their spirits and make them look and feel their best? Trust Home Depot has partnered with Boss Barbershop, Eight Wolves and Basti’s Brew to provide gift ideas and treats for the man who deserves our love and gratitude. For every P2,500 single receipt purchase of products at Trust Home Depot, you will receive a P50 gift voucher for haircuts and services from Boss Barbershop. Aside from the trusty tool boxes and power tools, indulge your dads with supple leather card sleeves from EA and […]
The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star II Gum is the sequel to the classic All Star sneaker. It mixes things up with gum rubber soles instead of a regular rubber. With the same grip and durability as the classic Chuck II rubber, this sneaker also shares the Lunarlon insole, allowing for all-day comfort. Converse Chuck Taylor All Star II Gum Highlights of the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star II Gum also include premium canvas upper, gum rubber sidewall and toecap and a padded non-slip tongue. This is a Chuck that’s said to be re-designed with comfort in mind, perfect for us who want to look stylish and have comfortable feet at the same time! It is available in low-cut and high-cut, the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star II Gum comes in three colors– black, herbal and obsidian—for only Php 3,990. For more Chuck Taylor All Star designs and […]
Imagine yourself having coffee, chatting with friends, or simply having ‘me time’ while gazing at the awe-inspiring view of Mt. Apo and Samal Island, Do yoga atop a three-story high sky patio or jog and bike around picturesque landscape and lush greenery. Have fun under the sun with little ones at the kiddie pool and children’s playground. Chill with friends and family un fitness facilities, entertainment and game rooms. Then retire at night with the peaceful and relaxing vibe in a resort-inspired home located within the city. If you think all these are just mere wish in today’s digital age, think again. Verdon Parc, DMCI Homes’ first foray into the exciting Davao property market offers this dream setting with its genuine resort-inspired design that meshes well with the King City of the South’s tropical environment, panoramic views, captivating shoreline. It is located along Ecoland Drive corner Peacock St, Davao City “While […]
As a Davaoeño, I am thrilled to see real estate developments sprouting in my city. This means more jobs, more investors, and lots of other exciting things unfolding in Davao City. With this, leading homegrown Cebu real estate developer Cebu Landmasters Inc., together with Davao-based partner Yuson Comm Investments, formally launches its first of several projects together under the joint venture Yuson Excellence Soberano Inc. — the MesaTierra Garden Residences. Given Davao City’s growing urban atmosphere, Joe Soberano, President and CEO of Cebu Landmasters Inc. (CLI). , said that they conceptualized and built MesaTierra Garden Residences in Davao City. This is the 4th of Cebu Landmasters’ best-selling “Garden Series” condominiums, with two completed and fully sold-out in Cebu City and one under construction and almost sold-out for the 1st two buildings in Cagayan de Oro City. Soberano noted forecasts by the World Bank of continued Philippine economic growth in 2017 and […]
Seven brand new summer destinations in Cebu, Davao, Boracay, Palawan, and Clark AirAsia is flying to seven brand new destinations across the Philippines this summer. The world’s best low cost carrier for eight consecutive years will begin to fly from Cebu to Davao, Palawan, and Boracay/Caticlan and from Davao to Clark, Cebu, Palawan, and Boracay/Caticlan in April 22. Philippines AirAsia CEO Captain Dexter Comendador said, “It’s an exciting time to spend summer vacations in the Philippines with AirAsia’s awesome connectivity travelers now have easy access to the country’s amazing beaches, gorgeous natural wonders, and majestic eco-tourism attractions via Cebu, Clark, and Davao.” AirAsia will fly from Cebu to Boracay and Palawan daily while flights to Davao are scheduled twice daily. From Davao, AirAsia is also offering daily flights to Boracay, to Palawan at three times weekly, and to Clark at four times weekly. Check out AirAsia’s latest promotion and activities via Twitter (@AirAsiaPH), […]
Are you a Converse sneaker fan or collector? Here’s good news! Beauty pageant patrons and Chucks collectors will get a chance to own customized Converse sneakers by the participating 19 candidates from the recent 2016 Miss Universe competition. These will be auctioned for the benefit of Positive Action Foundation which is devoted into helping individuals living with HIV/AIDS and their families. Interested parties may join the silent bid auction, with a starting bid for all pairs at $50 USD or Php 2,500. These Chucks will be displayed at the exhibits in the following dates and venues: March 10-12: Gaisano Mall of Tagum and Gaisano Mall of Toril March 17-19: Gaisano Mall of Davao and Gaisano Mall of Digos March 24-26: Robinsons Galleria Cebu and Robinsons Santiago Isabela Do visit www.converse.com.ph or www.facebook.com/ConversePhilippines for more details!
Payoneer, an innovative cross-border payments company transforming the way businesses send and receive funds globally hosted its first Payoneer Forum in Davao last Feruary 5 at Park Inn by Radisson Davao. The Payoneer Forum gathered over 100 freelancers, entrepreneurs, and other professionals. They learned so much from experts on topics such as how to expand their online business, freelancing and using various digital marketing tools to accelerate the growth of their business. Earlier that day, there was a media briefing attended by bloggers; and representatives from the print and broadcast media, where basic information about Payoneer were discussed. It primarily targets those working online and those having businesses whose transactions are done through the internet. Payoneer emphasized the several advantages of switching from the current payment facility that they are using (e.g Paypal) to their platform.
As the pioneer in the beauty and wellness industry in the country, Manny and Pie Calayan Clinic aims to widen its reach to its clients and target market. With this, beauty and wellness-savvy individuals from Mindanao and nearby areas have a reason to rejoice as the owners, power couple Drs. Manny and Pie Calayan just opened its 4th branch in the country (first in in Mindanao) at the 2nd floor of SM Lanang Premier in Davao City. The opening event was star-studded and was graced by celebrities Sam Concepcion, Nyoy Volante, Boy Abunda, Annabelle Rama and Eddie Gutierrez. Meanwhile, Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo led the ribon -cutting to formally open the branch. They are happy to announce that all their services that valued clients enjoy in Manila will be available in this new branch as well. Formerly known as Calayan Surgicentre Corporation, Manny and Pie Calayan Clinic is geared to providing the top of the […]