Payoneer Goes to Davao

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.

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SKY Launches All-in-One Internet, Cable TV and Video-on Demand Plans In Davao

As an answer to the needs of its internet and tech-savvy subscribers,  SKY formally launched its newest products: One Sky and SKYdirect in Davao city last week.  It is the latest location in the country to experience the superior brand of entertainment, as Davao residents can now enjoy an all-in-one subscription plan that includes high-speed internet, HD cable and video-on demand services. Subscribers can choose between Premium or Lite plans. One SKY Premium plans (start at Php1599/month) allows high-speed internet of 8 Mbps to 64 Mbps;  unlimited data allowance from SKYbroadband,  premium HD cable TV from SKYcable , and cable shows on the go with SKYmobi. One SKYlite Plans (start at Php699/month), offer fast internet of 4Mbps to 8Mbps with consumable data allowance of at least 20GB plus HD cable TV and a provision to add mobile internet. SKYcable channels include top-rating channels such as ABS CBN HD, ANC HD, HBO, HD, RTL CBS Entertainment […]

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Manny and Pie Calayan Clinic Opens in Davao

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 […]

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Globe iPhone 7 Customers help Create Global Filipino School in GenSan

Did you know that thousands of Globe Telecom customers who availed of the new iPhone 7 contributed significantly in the creation of a Global Filipino School (GFS) in General Santos City? This will allow teachers and students to access 21st century learning within and beyond the classroom.   With iPhone 7 and Globe myLifestyle Plan, customers were not only able to get the phone of their dreams but also had the opportunity to give back to various communities through the Globe of Good bundle. For every approved iPhone 7 renewed contract, Globe made a donation to selected partner causes which included the GFS program.  For this activity, all proceeds went to General Santos City SPED Integrated School (GSCSIS) where one-fourth of the 4,000 student population comprises of kids with special needs. The transformation of GSCSIS into a GFS not only benefits regular students but also the special children who require online […]

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NCCC 38th Anniversary

NCCC Now On Its 38th Year

It used to be a small retail store along Ramon Magsaysay Avenue, Davao City way back in 1978, but now New City Commercial Center, or more commonly called as NCCC has risen up to stand tall amongst the other leading stores in Mindanao with more than 3,000 employees across Davao, Tagum, Compostela valley and even in Puerto Princessa,Palawan. With countless shopping treats and a commitment to create a Wellness advocacy for its patrons , another exciting milestone is yet to unfold for NCCC this December 01, 2016. “NCCC is constantly looking for innovative ways to improve what we are doing in order to satisfy the needs of our shoppers and bring the shopping experience to a rewarding level. We are glad to be renowned as one of the market leaders in Mindanao, ” says Melanie Bacala, LTS Retail’s Associate Vice-President. Apart from the various anniversary giveaways and special discounts, NCCC shoppers can […]

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BPI Family Auto Madness is Back in Davao and Cebu!

Are you thinking of getting a new car or are you contemplating of securing a car loan? Well,  this one’s for you. BPI Family Auto Madness is back in Davao starting today until November 13 at the Abreeza Mall. The Cebu leg will be on Nov 11 to 13 at Ayala Center Cebu. It’s your opportunity to own the car of your dreams with the best deals from majority of the car dealers in both cities. BPI Family Savings Bank brings the car buying experience closer to everyone, with  over 20 car models to choose from all under one roof. They also made it more affordable through special rates and exclusive deals from BPI Auto Loan and partner car dealers. Just approach any BPI Family loan advisor to get an expert financial advise at any of the Auto Madness sites and you will be given fast and easy application processing and affordable monthly […]

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CONVERSE Launches the New Counter Climate Collection

Launching this Fall/Winter 2016, Chuck II Leads Converse Footwear Against the Wet Weather With Canvas, Leather and Rubber ‘Tis the season of wet weather once again and my favorite footwear brand Converse is here to give us the perfect gear for the wind and rain as it presents The Fall/Holiday 2016 Converse Counter Climate Footwear Collection.  A few weeks ago I was priviledged to take a peek of this new collection with my fellow bloggers. We were ecstatic as it features an array of classic sneaker designs with premium weatherized features. True to its name, it provides the necessary tools to combat the climate shifts while focusing on the essential weather-beating benefits. The trendy sneaker collection shows bold mix of colors and materials including water repellent canvas, rubber and leather, and waterproof neoprene. Divided into three unique categories: Shield Canvas, Leather and Rubber– these collections are intended to stand up against the unpredictable weather. Each sneaker has been […]

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Jollibee Opens 991st store in Maa, Davao City

It has been decades since Jollibee started giving plenty of langhap-sarap goodness to Filipinos nationwide and abroad. And as it continues to serve more people every day, the country’s leading fast-food chain has embarked on another journey to further bring joy to more families in its Road to 1000. To signal the start of this new milestone, Jollibee has opened its 991st countdown store in Maa, Davao City. Also the 115th store in Mindanao, the Jollibee Davao Maa outlet is ready to share its well-loved favorites with the residents. Jollibee representatives led the official ribbon-cutting and store-blessing ceremonies, which included the traditional coin shower, as well as the valued Chickenjoy Toast that signified the countless joys that Jollibee Davao Maa branch will serve to Davaoeños. The opening day festivities delivered exciting activities for all attendees. With a dynamic drumbeat performance, followed by the official countdown, the newest branch was revealed in […]

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The Search for Alaska-mazing Mom 2016 Goes To Davao

As a mother, it  warms the heart knowing that a multinational company such as Alaska goes out of its way to honor moms who have made a mark in their respective household and communities. For me, all mothers deserve a pat in the back for being there for their families and loved ones every single day, almost not having a day off. Truth be told, a mother’s love is irreplaceable. In Since 2003, Alaska has been giving due recognition to mothers all over the country through its brainchild, the search for Ginang Alaska.  Most will think that Ginang Alaska is just usual pageant search for women vying for crown and title. It has become more than because it opened it doors of opportunities for these mothers, empowering them and making their lives better. More than that, it gave them self esteem and fulfilment knowing that have achieved something despite their […]

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Globe launches eLibrary for K-12 students and teachers

Globe Telecom has launched Global Filipino School (GFS) program which brings more than a thousand educational e-book appropriate for  k-12 learning. This will be made available to over 15 million public elementary and high school students and some 500,000 public school teachers nationwide beginning September 30. The GFS Library launch coincides with the National Teachers Day celebration of the Department of Education (DepEd) at Ateneo de Manila University in Davao City where Globe is one of the participants. “With the expansion of the Global Filipino Schools Program and awareness of the GFS Library around the country, public schools can more effectively make use of reading resources and promote digital learning to more students and teachers nationwide, particularly in schools where access to quality books is limited and usage of technology for learning is not maximized,’ said Fernando Esguerra, Globe Director for Citizenship. GFSLibrary.com is a web-based platform that provides free […]

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