Events

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

Events

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

Lifestyle

Friso Four Lets Kids Play Free with Friso Watch

The well-informed mom knows that children have a lot to gain from exploring the world on their own during play. After all, it’s during free playtime that kids best discover more about the world and develop skills such as sharing, team playing and being able to interact in a group.  But worries about children being lost or… Continue reading Friso Four Lets Kids Play Free with Friso Watch

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4th Human Resources Congress for Tourism Sector Set

The Tourism Industry Board Foundation, Inc. (TIBFI), in cooperation with the Department of Tourism (DoT) and the Technical Education Skills Development Authority (TESDA), will mount the “4th Tourism Human Resources Congress” on Sept. 25-27, at the Grand Xing Imperial Hotel in Iloilo City. To be held primarily to help update knowledge in best global practices… Continue reading 4th Human Resources Congress for Tourism Sector Set