Iloilo Guide

Revisiting MO2 Westown Hotel – Iloilo

Iloilo City has become one of the most promising cities in the country – lauded by the public and private individuals/institutions, national and international. It has blossomed into a highly urbanized city and has been recognized for its economic growth, budding infrastructure, and green initiatives. One of the city’s premier destinations, including the nightlife capital,… Continue reading Revisiting MO2 Westown Hotel – Iloilo

Local News

Authentic Chinese: Kusina Tsina Highlights Special Offers

“Pag di masarap, libre na” begins Eugene Chua, the CEO and Founder of Kusina Tsina. Kusina Tsina, established 2008, is Chua’s brainchild. After having been trained by Hong Kong chefs in the prestigious Chinese restaurant Gloria Maris, Chua acquired the skills of his superiors – thus abled him to lead his own venture, Kusina Tsina.… Continue reading Authentic Chinese: Kusina Tsina Highlights Special Offers

Entertainment

South Korea’s BTS Group Gets to Postpone Mandatory Military Service

South Korean sensation BTS gets to postpone mandatory military service after the country’s parliament passed a bill giving K-pop artists the privilege to postpone it until age 30. In an update by Reuters, the amendment to the Military Service Act was designed to provide exceptions to K-pop artists who help improve the country’s cultural status… Continue reading South Korea’s BTS Group Gets to Postpone Mandatory Military Service

World News

Asia’s First Silent Film Festival to Stream Online this December

For the first time since its inception in 2007, the International Silent Film Festival Manila will be streamed online from December 4 to 6, 2020. This 14th edition of the first and oldest silent film festival in Asia will feature a selection of classic films from Japan, Italy, France, and Germany – all scored and… Continue reading Asia’s First Silent Film Festival to Stream Online this December

National News

Globe Recreates Christmas with Wonderful World of Globe

Uplifting the lives of Filipinos and rekindling Christmas cheer in everyone's hearts underscore this year's Wonderful World of Globe (WWG).  “Our aim is to recreate the Christmas we all love. We take to heart our role in renewing the spirit of connectedness within the Filipino family especially at a time when most of us stay… Continue reading Globe Recreates Christmas with Wonderful World of Globe

Feature Stories, Local News

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

National News

Globe Expands 5G Coverage in 17 Cities Nationwide

Globe remains true to its promise of bringing the latest technology to other parts of the country as it expands its 5G coverage to 17 key cities in Metro Manila, Visayas and Mindanao. The company is accelerating upgrades of its existing technology to improve further the connectivity, mobile experience, and unlock vast potentials for its… Continue reading Globe Expands 5G Coverage in 17 Cities Nationwide

Feature Stories

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

Local News

Mental Health WV Shares Distance Learning Wellness Tips

Mental Health Western Visayas, via a social media post, shares ways to reduce stress during distance learning. Mental Health Western Visayas is a social media initiative of the Department of Health Western Visayas Center for Health Development Mental Health Program. “Hello, kids and teens! We know that shifting from classroom learning to distance learning (modular… Continue reading Mental Health WV Shares Distance Learning Wellness Tips

Feature Stories

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