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DOT, PAL hold biggest Anilao Underwater Shootout

The stage is set for the world’s largest underwater macro photography shootout and it is happening in the Philippines. Dubbed as the “World Cup of Underwater Photo Competitions,” the Anilao Underwater Shootout is back for its fifth year on Nov. 28 to Dec. 2 in Mabini, Batangas. Organized by the Department of Tourism (DOT) and… Continue reading DOT, PAL hold biggest Anilao Underwater Shootout

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Festival Mall throws a ball at the Halloween Kingdom

It’s a costume-cum-acting contest, and Festival Mall in Alabang, Muntinlupa goes all out for kids at the Halloween Kingdom slated on Oct. 31, 1 p.m., at the mall’s second level Carousel Court! Invited to be famous kings and queens, princes and princesses, fairies, knights or even colorful commoners, children from ages four to 10 years… Continue reading Festival Mall throws a ball at the Halloween Kingdom

Events · Health · Lifestyle

Breast cancer survivors and advocates share their story in Pink October

L-R: Kris Yabes of Asian Hospital Charities Inc.; Stephanie Teves, councilor of Muntinlupa City; Ivee Arciaga, councilor of Muntinlupa City; Trina Biazon of the Gender and Development Office of Muntinlupa; Estelita Bunye of Zonta Club Alabang; Dra. Magdalena Meana of the Muntinlupa City Health Office; Angie Laborte of Project Pink, Dra Joy J. Aromin of… Continue reading Breast cancer survivors and advocates share their story in Pink October

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4th Tourism HR Congress Opens

TESDA Deputy Director General Atty. Diosdado O. Padilla will deliver the keynote address at the 4th Tourism Human Resource Congress, opening on Monday, Sept. 25 at the Grand Xing Imperial Hotel, in Iloilo City. The three-day affair will see experts and speakers discussing issues that pertain to updating and improving knowledge and skills in global practices and enhance… Continue reading 4th Tourism HR Congress Opens

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Training Students for Real Through OJTs

On-the-job training (OJT) or internship gives students their first taste of the real world. This is where they apply what they have learnt in the classroom to actual work situations. Unfortunately, many students earn their degrees without fully mastering the skills required for a job. “OJT aims is to ensure that students are ready to… Continue reading Training Students for Real Through OJTs

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PHL ready for ASEAN mutual pact on tourism

Philippine tourist arrival is growing at a steady rate. The Department of Tourism reports that in May 2017, for the first time this year, visitor arrivals surpassed the 500,000 mark at 532,757, a 19.6% increase compared to May 2016. Visitor arrivals have been recorded from Asia (63.11%), Americas (19.01%), Europe (8.78%) and Australasia (4.75%). With… Continue reading PHL ready for ASEAN mutual pact on tourism

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Festival Mall’s Awiting Kay GLEEng goes ‘70s OPM

The ‘70s is probably the golden era of Original Pilipino Music, when the movement called the Manila Sound gave rise to some of the most iconic groups in Philippine music history such as Hotdog, Boyfriends and  VST & Co. This glorious era will thus be the main theme at this year’s “Awiting Kay GLEEng’’, Festival Mall’s… Continue reading Festival Mall’s Awiting Kay GLEEng goes ‘70s OPM

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Luistro, Abunda open Manila Int’l Book Fair 2017 at SMX

On its 38th year, the Manila International Book Fair (MIBF), promises to be bigger and better this year, now with two floors of exhibit space to celebrate the written word and the love for reading. Slated to open on Wednesday, Sept. 13, and to run until Sept. 17 at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of… Continue reading Luistro, Abunda open Manila Int’l Book Fair 2017 at SMX