Brand Bulletin

DREAM AND DETERMINATION

Chef Gau Cebu Grand Hotel announces the appointment of Chef Benjie Gaudia or Chef Gau as the hotel’s new Executive Chef. With the new Chef’s...

MALL TO OPEN NEW OUTLETS

Robinsons Galleria Robinsons Galleria Cebu (RGC) continues to strengthen its hold as Cebu’s favourite mall with the opening of more shops and regional outlets. Tenants ranging from food...

HEALING AND PAMPERING AT NIBONG

With the hustle and bustle of life’s daily routine people wants to relax and feel better.  Hitting the massage spa is almost always on the...

A Special Merienda Buffet on Grandparents Day

Because there is no one more special in the world than grandparents, let us show these wonderful folks just how special they are to our...

The Shopwise Teen Idol

Calling all teens ages 13 to 19 years old to join the audition on September 14, 3 P.M. Just present a minimum single receipt purchase...

GOLDEN PRINCE HOTEL HOLDS DAKPAN PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

(L-R) Jolex Lim, Rey Opada, Sam Liao, Emman Sawit and Jeff Caliso In the spirit of celebrating the company’s anniversary, the Golden Prince Hotel and...

Business

TERRITORY AND RELATIONSHIP IN FRANCHISING

Rudolf Kotik The corollary of the exclusive or protected territory, a right granted to the Franchisee, is a restriction on the area within which the...

VIBO GROUP ANNOUNCES 1B CONDO PROJECTS

West Jones CEBU CITY, Philippines- The ViBO Group of Companies has announced their P1B condo project here. "It will be one billion condo project which...

LOCATIONS FOR FRANCHISEES

  By Rudolf Kotik Franchisors sometimes control the Franchisee’s business premises by leasing or subleasing the premises to the Franchisee or requiring the Franchisee to...

LOW FARES TO FOLLOW AS CEBU PACIFIC ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL FLEET

Expect low fares to continue even as Cebu Pacific (CEB) announces its acquisition of new fleets. "What we are doing is, we are buying higher...

CBM 2019’s Grand Opening Salvo

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu Business Month (CBM) 2019 has officially kicked-off its month-long celebration at The Terraces of Ayala Center Cebu.  Now on its...

CBM 2019 IS READY FOR INNOVATION IN ACTION FOR THE WHOLE MONTH OF JUNE

26  April  2019,  Marco  Polo  Plaza  Cebu.     The  Cebu  Chamber  of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) will officially launch its annual flagship project, Cebu Business Month....

Entertainment

JOWABLE

The cast of Jowable. From a viral hit short film to a best-selling book, JOWABLE is now ready to hit it big on the big...

JROA ADMITS STRUGGLE IN COMPOSING SONGS BECAUSE OF CEBUANOS’ “TASTE” IN MUSIC

JRoa, VIVA Artist 19-year-old Cebu-native, singer/songwriter, JRoa, admits he struggled in writing his songs because Cebuanos are “hard to please.” When asked about how he...

SANGGANO, SANGGAGO’T SANGWAPO

VIVA Films brings back old-school comedy in “Sanggano, Sanggago’t Sanggwapo”, the reunion movie of Andrew E., Janno Gibbs, and Dennis Padilla, under the direction of...

Feature

A HIDDEN GEM

For all the busy and hardworking urbanists that are overwhelmed with day-to-day hustle and bustle, a quick escape from the big city is a must....

FUN UNDER THE ILOCOS SUN

  By: Robby M. Alugar Nine years ago, I stepped foot on the northernmost part of Luzon in an inter-Philippine Trade Mission and explored the...

JANE UG JOHN, MS. & MR. CHICKEN HOTDOG SA TABOAN NGA GIDUGUKAN

CEBU CITY, Philippines- Kung muadto mo sa Taboan public market diri sa Sugbu ayaw mo kahibulong kung makita ninyo ang usa ka mobile food cart...

FEATURE STORY TEASER….

Mr. and Miss Chicken/ Hotdog   Read about Jane and John, the chicken and hotdog cart vendors in Taboan market, Cebu City. A nursing graduate,...

Life

DREAM AND DETERMINATION

Chef Gau Cebu Grand Hotel announces the appointment of Chef Benjie Gaudia or Chef Gau as the hotel’s new Executive Chef. With the new Chef’s...

A HIDDEN GEM

For all the busy and hardworking urbanists that are overwhelmed with day-to-day hustle and bustle, a quick escape from the big city is a must....

JROA ADMITS STRUGGLE IN COMPOSING SONGS BECAUSE OF CEBUANOS’ “TASTE” IN MUSIC

JRoa, VIVA Artist 19-year-old Cebu-native, singer/songwriter, JRoa, admits he struggled in writing his songs because Cebuanos are “hard to please.” When asked about how he...

PUSHING YOUR CHILD INTO ADDICTION

By Lito Gruet It has been said that the No. 1 reason people get into drugs is "peer pressure". WRONG! Friends are the "trigger" that...

PASIGARBO SA SUGBO 2019 WINNERS

Torta Festival, Argao Hinulawan Festival, Toledo City Dagitab Festival, Naga City Torta Festival, Argao

FUN UNDER THE ILOCOS SUN

  By: Robby M. Alugar Nine years ago, I stepped foot on the northernmost part of Luzon in an inter-Philippine Trade Mission and explored the...

Opinion

Basketball experts, reloaded.

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Ti’s a season of basketball experts, reloaded. You see Filipino basketball experts come around every NBA Finals, esp. if it involves...

PUSHING YOUR CHILD INTO ADDICTION

By Lito Gruet It has been said that the No. 1 reason people get into drugs is "peer pressure". WRONG! Friends are the "trigger" that...

My Batang Pinoy Finals Journal – Aug. 26, 2019

Day 3 – My knee is betraying me. Puerto Princesa, Palawan --- Despite retiring late, I was able to wake up at 6:25 AM. Both...

My Batang Pinoy Finals Journal – Aug. 25, 2019

Batang Pinoy 2019 National Championship officially opens (photos by Christian Maningo)   Day 2: Opening Day; Fun before the Run PUERTO Princesa, Palawan –With so...

My Batang Pinoy Finals Journal: Day One, August 24, 2019

  PUERTO Princesa, Palawan – Shortly after we arrived at the Puerto Princesa International Airport, Christian Maningo and I was promptly whisked into a van...

NETIZEN TELLS RISA HONTIVEROS FORGO SOGIE BILL

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines- A netizen called on Sen. Risa Hontiveros to let go of her pet bill, SOGIE. The Sexual Orientation Gender Identity and Expression...

Sports

GAB OFFICIAL ASK GAB BOARD TO REST A PANAMANIAN BOXING JUDGE

Games and Amusements Board (GAB) Chairman Abraham Kahlil Mitra wants the Panamanian boxing judge to answer the petitions that seeks his revocation of license as...

Auspicious start for 4-peat seeking UV

Auspicious start for 4-peat seeking UV CEBU CITY, Philippines – When the old reliable faltered coach Gary Cortes turned to his young gun to pump...

LUZON RING OFFICIALS ALSO WANTS PANAMANIAN JUDGE BOXING LICENSE REVOKE

First the Visayans, now the Luzon boxing officials also wanted that the license of a Cebu based Panamanian boxing judge be revoked by the Games...

Titing out, Noynoy in!

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Cebu City Sharks will parade a new bench tactician when the IPI-backed squad resumes its campaign in the MPBL Lakan...

BOXING RING OFFICIALS ASK GAB TO STRIP A CEBU BASED PANAMANIAN OF HIS BOXING LICENSE

CEBU CITY, Philippines- Boxing ring officials in Central Visayas has asked the Games and Amusements Board (GAB) that a Panamanian who is based in Cebu...

Basketball experts, reloaded.

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Ti’s a season of basketball experts, reloaded. You see Filipino basketball experts come around every NBA Finals, esp. if it involves...