AmiananPop champions North Luzon pop music with 1st edition of songwriting festival

IN AN effort to foster a better understanding of the North Luzon culture and identity through contemporary music, AmiananPop Music Inc. is officially launching the maiden edition of its songwriting festival, which will take place online on Dec. 4, 2021. Taking a page from fellow contemporaries Visayan Pop Music Festival (Vispop) and Mindanao Popular Music […]

Acer expands Predator line with Orion 7000, projectors, gaming desk, shot

ACER recently announced the expansion of its Predator gaming portfolio with new Predator Orion 7000 series desktops, featuring powerful performance in a stunning design, and two smart 4K gaming projectors. Further enhancing the gaming experience is the Predator gaming desk, which offers two practical surface options and a convenient storage rack. “Predator Orion 7000-series desktops […]

PH named Asia’s top beach and dive destination in World Travel Awards

THE Department of Tourism (DOT) announced Tuesday, October 19, 2021, that the Philippines has once again been named Asia’s leading beach destination and Asia’s leading dive destination at the World Travel Awards (WTA). “We are elated that the country’s pristine beaches and mesmerizing dive spots have once again been cited as the best in Asia […]

Piece of history awaits at La Victoria Global Residences

THE pandemic may have slightly delayed development activities at The Mactan Newtown—property giant Megaworld’s 30-hectare township in Lapu-Lapu City—but the vision still remains for this property which was hailed at The Outlook Awards by Lamudi Philippines as the “Best Mixed-Use Development for Visayas and Mindanao” not too long ago. Enjoying the distinction as Megaworld’s first […]

Mondelez Philippines named ‘Best Place to Work’ in 2021

MONDELEZ Philippines, an affiliate of the leading multinational snack company, was recently awarded the “Best Place to Work” certification for 2021. Ninety-eight percent of employees recommended the organization in recognition of the strong, supportive and innovative culture that the company continues to foster for its employees. By creating an inclusive culture, the company succeeded in […]

October is ‘Super Month’ at SM

SM CELEBRATES celebrates the birth month of its founder Henry Sy Sr. this October with “Super Month,” a month-long festivity filled with special treats, amazing deals and super experiences. Shopper can discover amazing deals on their favorite brands at The SM Store and super shopping and dining deals at the SM Supermalls from Oct. 1 […]

How to take JFT-Basic instead of JLPT

DUE to the Covid-19 pandemic, the JLPT has been canceled. However, those who have been preparing for the JLPT can still take the JFT-Basic. The JFT-Basic uses computers to administer its tests. The test center also properly observes social distancing and other coronavirus preventive measures. For more details on the test, one can check the […]

Lazada launches ‘10.10 Big Brands Sale’ mission, unveils Bea Alonzo as newest LazMall brand ambassador

LAZADA, a leading eCommerce platform in the Philippines, takes its next mega campaign to new heights with its “LazMall 10.10 Big Brands Sale,” introducing award-winning Kapuso star Bea Alonzo as Lazada’s newest brand ambassador. Alonzo headlines the mega sale happening from Oct. 10 to 14, 2021 with a mission to elevate shopper experience through LazMall—the […]

Globe prepares ‘libreng tawag,’ WiFi services as ‘Lannie’ makes landfall in Visayas

GLOBE is ready to deploy “Libreng Tawag, Charging and WiFi” services to residents in areas that may be affected by tropical depression “Lannie,” which already made landfall in Cebu, Negros Oriental, Surigao del Norte, Dinagat Islands, Bohol, Southern Leyte and other parts of the Visayas. As of Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2021, Lannie packed maximum sustained […]

U.S. Powerball jackpot now at $620M; Filipinos can win big on Oct. 2

WINNING a multi-million dollar jackpot is the dream of lottery fans across the globe. Powerball is now offering players a massive $620 million jackpot prize (equivalent to P31 billion), which is currently the biggest jackpot prize in the world. Filipinos can play Powerball from the Philippines by purchasing their Powerball tickets online at, the […]

Globe empowers over 85M customers, encourages support for community partners in biggest-ever ‘917’ celebration

GLOBE is celebrating “National G Day” or “917 Day” a little differently this year. As a way of giving back to the community, Globe is encouraging its customers to support various advocacies and communities. Together with Globe’s over 85 million customers nationwide, it hopes to pass on the rewards to communities that have been greatly […]