Monthly Archives: August, 2017

August 25, 2017

Making money matter with AXA Philippines

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As the spending power of Filipinos continues to grow, so does their need to be more financially discerning. While it’s easy — and enjoyable! — to tell yourself that a shopping spree, gadget splurge or even a car purchase was well-deserved, there are smarter and more meaningful ways to make hard-earned money matter. In fact, Continue Reading


August 18, 2017

Where to dine this weekend: The Asian Street Food Festival at Novotel Manila Araneta Center


Good food doesn’t have to be expensive or complicated. Sometimes, the simplest recipes are those that hit just the right spot, satisfying both our hunger and desire for the most comforting tastes. This and more you’ll find at the Novotel Manila Araneta Center in August and September at their all-day dining destination, Food Exchange Manila. (Novotel’s chefs Continue Reading


August 17, 2017

A portrait of the artist: CNN Presents: Malang


In the Philippines, the name Malang has now become synonymous to excellence in modern art. But who is the artist known as Malang? On Aug. 19, 8:00 p.m., CNN Philippines will explore the life and work of Mauro “Malang” Santos, the prolific cartoonist, illustrator and painter who passed away last year, in CNN Presents: Malang. Continue Reading


August 16, 2017

Music from around the ‘Globe’ comes to Manila!


What if we told you that P5 could earn you front row seats to a crazily energetic Chainsmokers concert, or that enviable tickets to adored musical West Side Story are up for grabs? Leading mobile brand Globe Telecom is giving their loyal patrons the chance of a lifetime to experience the best of the best of Manila’s upcoming shows with Continue Reading


August 15, 2017

Singapore Airlines and Citi are about to take you on your next adventure!

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Summer may be over, but the time for adventure most certainly isn’t! Prepare to scratch more destinations off your travel list with Singapore Airlines and Citibank as they roll out amazing deals and fares for you this month from Aug. 12 to 25, 2017. Up for some outback exploring? Citi credit cardholders can fly to Continue Reading


Review: Repertory Philippines’ Beauty and the Beast

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By ISABELLA OLIVARES  With Disney releasing live action adaptations of their own animated films and Broadway producing its own princess-centric musicals (zdrastvuite, Anastasia!), fairy tales are all the rage now. How does Repertory Philippines’ own fairy tale production, Rep Theater for Young Audiences’ Beauty and the Beast, stack up against the tales as old as time? Continue Reading


August 11, 2017

City of Dream Manila’s Jing Ting is your next favorite Chinese restaurant

Crispy Five Spices Eggplant

By ISABELLA OLIVARES  Chinese food has become the go-to cuisine for all occasions – just think of all the birthdays, graduation/promotion dinners, family lunches, barkada hang-outs and even afternoon snacks that were spent passing around heaping bowls of rice and bamboo steamers full of dumplings on a Lazy Susan. But City of Dreams Manila’s newest Continue Reading


August 10, 2017

23.5°N: All-natural skincare made for the tropics

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Farm to face, then face to faith — this is the underlying philosophy that guides 23.5°N, the latest (and much-awaited!) all-natural skincare line to hit Manila’s beauty boutiques. (Taiwanese beauty brand 23.5°N arrives in Manila) The Taiwanese beauty brand is named as such because of Taiwan’s location on the map. 23.5°N marks the Tropic of Cancer, a demarcation that indicates Continue Reading

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Life begins at 88

Emilio Mina, Ingrid Santamaria, Cheloy Ignacio, Noel Gonzales

Rep. Imelda Romualdez Marcos has turned 88 years old, and all those years have made her love for life, music and friends shine brighter than ever! The July birthday celebrator was treated to an asalto (an advanced birthday celebration) by her good friend and Muebles Italiano CEO and president, Noel Gonzales, as well as his wife, Eileen. The longstanding tradition has been celebrated Continue Reading

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August 7, 2017

Golden age: Our Lady of Fatima University and The Fatima University Medical Center celebrate 50 years

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This year, the proud pioneers, alumni, employees and students of Our Lady of Fatima University (OLFU) and The Fatima University Medical Center (FUMC) celebrate 50 years of excellent education and compassionate value formation. The golden milestone is honored with the release of a special edition coffee table book entitled “50 Years: A Glorious Journey to Greater Heights,” as well Continue Reading