The famed Iloilo Dinagyang Festival, the region’s biggest festival, is now in full swing, with 2017 preparations underway headed by the Iloilo Dinagyang Foundation Incorporated (IDFI).
The Philippines is one of the world’s emerging diabetes hotspots, being in the Top 15 list for diabetes prevalence all over the world. An estimated four million Filipinos have the disease, with an alarming number unaware they have the disease.
The month of August is usually an off-peak season for festivals, but in southern Philippines, especially in the city of Davao, preparations for their biggest fiesta for the year are in full swing. Davao City, one of the biggest cities in the Philippines, and home to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, is famed for its colorful… Read more
NEW EDUCATION technologies will be showcased by F&J De Jesus Inc., at the Philippine Academic Book Fair on July 5-7, at the Megatradehall 1, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City. Now on its 20th year, the annual Philippine Academic Book Fair gathers publishers, importers and booksellers to offer the latest academic books, magazines, journals and educational references… Read more
Bacolod City, touted as “The City of Smiles,” will once again flaunt its sweetest smiles at the upcoming annual celebration of the MassKara Festival. Each year, thousands of tourists, photographers, and merrymakers troop down the city’s major thoroughfares to catch the festival highlight: the street dancing competition, which gathers contingents from scores of city barangays…. Read more
LUXURY Swiss watch brand TechnoMarine recently announced its biggest campaign of the year: the TechnoMarine Ultimate Trade-Up. From July 1 to 31, 2016, trade in your working or non-working TechnoMarine watch at official TechnoMarine stores, with or without strap, but with complete case, bezel and mechanism. After being verified by store items, the accepted item… Read more
THIS YEAR’s Philippine Academic Book Fair will rise up to the challenges of the country’s massive educational reforms, including the institution of the K-12 program, which has prompted book sellers, publishers, and importers, school administrators and educators to explore a different horizon in education.
THE NATIONAL Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), is inviting everyone to attend the unveiling of its newest gallery, Promdi: A Survey of the Contemporary Visual Arts in Dumaguete not from the center. The gallery will open on June 9, 4 p.m. at the NCCA Lobby, NCCA Bldg., 633 Gen Luna St., Intramuros, Manila.