PETRON Lakbay Alalay: Beyond Roadside Assistance

The country’s longest running motorist assistance program, PETRON Lakbay Alalay, has evolved from being just a seasonal activity into a series of year-round ongoing programs. Still manned by volunteers, PETRON Lakbay Alalay is now activated year-round, each time there is a long holiday weekend like the one held last August at the PETRON station on SLEX. In addition to free car check-up, the PETRON Lakbay Alalay hospitality tents included a…

First NBA store in Southeast Asia to open in Manila later this year

The National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced that the first NBA Store in Southeast Asia will officially open later this year in Manila, Philippines. NBA Store Philippines will offer basketball fans a place where they can buy authentic NBA merchandise and memorabilia. The store will feature a comprehensive assortment of NBA products, including the latest performance and lifestyle apparel and footwear by adidas — the official outfitter of the NBA.…

NBA players Wes Matthews and Robin Lopez in Gatorade Training Center, Manila, Philippines

Portland Trail Blazers teammates Wesley Matthews and Robin Lopez, along with former NBA champion and Coach of the Year Avery Johnson, will teach the finer points of basketball at the first-ever Gatorade NBA Training Center in the Philippines, the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Gatorade announced today. The Gatorade NBA Training Center is a partnership between the world’s number one sports drink, Gatorade, and the NBA, bringing together elite athletes…

GARAGE Magazine celebrates six stylish years!

Since the inception of GARAGE, it has become an integral part in shaping the taste and knowledge of Filipino men in the realm of fashion – providing a dossier on the latest trends in men’s style and grooming as well as dispensing inspiration through its avant-garde fashion editorials. Representative of these stylish Filipino men is best personified by GARAGE’s past best-dressed list which includes prominent male personalities like Piolo Pascual,…

Solon seeks to generate more “Green Job” in new Bill

Solon seeks to generate more “Green Job” in new Bill

Representatvie Karlo Nograles of Davao City has filed a new bill, as a complement to Climate Change Act, that aims to create and establishmore environment-friendly industries and services to reduce the adverse effects of climate change in the country. Philippine Green Jobs Act of 2014, is poised to create employment opportunities that will be less harmful to the environment by using green technology, or innovations that conserve natural resources. “With…

Binibining Pilipinas Queens are the new face of Dairy Queen

New innovations and flavors of Dairy Queen Philippines were launched recently and their new slogan “Fun Everydairy” where ice cream anytime anyday of the year. Who else would be the best to represent the Queen of icecream no less than the Queens of Binibining Pilipinas! These World-class beauties are in for a treat as they reveal their own personality in way of the latest flavors that will surely arouse your…

Asian Showdown with LG Sakers and Barangay Ginebra

Tomorrow will be another basketball event that you should not miss for the LG Electronics brings to the Philippines for the first time the LG Sakers, this will be an Asian Basketball showdown. Korea’s title holders Changwon from the LG Sakers and Philippines’ very own Barangay Ginebra San Miguel will clash. This will happen at the Smart Araneta Coliseum on September 9 at 6 p.m. “The Asian Basketball Showdown serves…

Coworking space opens in Baguio City

Coworking space opens in Baguio City

The concept of sharing an office space is the best solution for entrepreneurs, for freelancers, bloggers, photographers, and for professionals who need a working space. In 2005, Hat Factory was opened in San Francisco for three tech workers and it was opened for other professionals later. Brad Neuberg coined the term coworking which was originally called 9 to 5 group. Back in in the Philippines, we learned of a few…

Globe Slipstream roared fast and loud at the BGC

Globe Slipstream roared fast and loud at the BGC

Marlon Stockinger, Philippines first junior Formula 1 driver, graced the streets of Bonifacio Global City that was turned into a race track for the first time. Lotus F1 was the vehicle used and you’ll see the area of Mind Museum locked down with steel fences and bodyguards for every few meters to guarantee that the racetrack are free from people crossing the streets during the time of the exhibition. One…

Dids Veneracion, Unna Libon Lawa – Youngest PH gliders

Dids Veneracion, Unna Libon Lawa – Youngest PH gliders

We were in Sarangani province in SoccSarGen last weekend to cover the First Paragliding Accuracy Championship. A first air sports international event hosted by the Philippines. It was participated by 11 countries and there were 39 pilots who joined the competition. The Veneracion family composed of action star Ian Veneracion and his two kids – Dids and Draco were the main attraction in the flying site. Deirdre Veneracion, 13 years…