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Jollibee Bringing Smiles Wherever

There’s no denying that Jollibee is part of every Filipino’s childhood – even in adulthood. The ‘kiddie meal’ used to be my ‘pacifying’ meal for me to keep me ‘well behaved’ at the mall - the ‘two-piece’, my ‘celebratory’ meal after payday. And now, my comfort food whenever I browse the Foodpanda app. Jollibee is… Continue reading Jollibee Bringing Smiles Wherever

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Iloilo City Strengthens Green Initiatives

Iloilo City, under the leadership of Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas, strengthens its green initiatives through ongoing and upcoming projects in the metro. Here, the Iloilo Bloggers Society has summarized some of the green projects of the local government. One of the projects that has recently gained popularity is the green tunnel. The ‘Green Tunnel’… Continue reading Iloilo City Strengthens Green Initiatives

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San Enrique Native Builds Business Empire; Gives Back to Community

Coming from a family of politicians, Camila Pama Fernandez had something else in mind. She is the daughter of San Enrique’s former Mayor Jose Fernandez and former Vice Mayor Corazon Pama Fernandez; her sister is Trixie Fernandez, the current mayor of the said municipality. Camila’s passion for entrepreneurship led her to build her own business… Continue reading San Enrique Native Builds Business Empire; Gives Back to Community

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King Stomach: How One ‘Addt’l Source of Income’ Became Successful Business

Owner Ian Dexter Yanson Celis never expected that his business would become successful. Spawned during the height of the pandemic, King Stomach started as an additional source of income for the owner. Offering frozen foods (homemade pork siomai, honey cured bacon, Hungarian sausage, siopao), the small business was operated from the owner’s home in Lessandra,… Continue reading King Stomach: How One ‘Addt’l Source of Income’ Became Successful Business

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Overcoming Adversities: Through the Eyes of Kris

Editor’s note: Supposed to be a promotional article for The Wedding Concierge, we detoured into the interesting life of event organizer Kris Catequista Traviña, the man behind the business. Here we explore his story, his frailties, his strength, his success – through his own words. I’m Kris Catequista Traviña, the second child of a lawyer… Continue reading Overcoming Adversities: Through the Eyes of Kris

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Naruto Face Shield Draws Attention

A fan of Naruto? Why not incorporate the famed Japanese manga into your daily apparel, better yet, into your protective gear? This is what online store ‘Tiyangge ni Corona’ has thought about. The online store, spawned in the time of COVID, aims to supplement all personal protective equipment needs of Ilonggos, and even beyond Iloilo.… Continue reading Naruto Face Shield Draws Attention

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Universal Robina Corporation Brands Now on Lazada

You can now buy popular goodies by Universal Robina Corporation (URC) online, through Lazada. URC, one of the biggest food and beverage makers in the country, has recently opened its official store in Lazada’s LazMall. Through this, Piattos, Nova, Cream-O, Cloud 9, Nissin Cup Noodles, Great Taste, C2, Maxx, and other URC snacks, candy, biscuit,… Continue reading Universal Robina Corporation Brands Now on Lazada

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Most Unique Face Masks and Face Shields

With the advent of COVID-19, health protocols have been put to place to protect individuals from transmitting the virus – this includes the imposition of face masks, face shields, social distancing, frequent handwashing, to mention a few. However, this does not stop certain individuals/companies to add some creativity into their PPEs. PPE, or personal protective… Continue reading Most Unique Face Masks and Face Shields

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Education Amid Challenges: Teacher Beia Offers Help

Education in the time of pandemic can be challenging. In the country, it may be recalled that classes usually start in June. However, due to the current global health emergency, it has been moved to August, then postponed to October. Parents have been rush-buying laptops – that way, education may continue despite the lack of… Continue reading Education Amid Challenges: Teacher Beia Offers Help

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Gabby Mejia on Oil Spill and Green Energy

Ayala led company AC Energy Corporation was recently under fire after a power barge exploded in one of its newly acquired properties in Iloilo City. The explosion happened last July 03, around 3pm, at Power Barge 102, spilling around 40,000 liters of oil into the sea. This caused a massive oil spill that reached the… Continue reading Gabby Mejia on Oil Spill and Green Energy