Author: Marlen Limpag

  • Courtyard by Marriott Iloilo readies grand welcome in fantastic offerings to guests

    As Iloilo City opens up to visitors, the Courtyard by Marriott Iloilo rolls out an impressive welcome for tourists with terrific deals on rooms, food, and banquets. Joy Alonte, Cluster Director for Sales, said they are excited to welcome guests and open their doors to local and international travelers. In celebration of summer, Courtyard Iloilo […]

  • Megawide companies Citicore, C2W partner with farmers, vendors for agro-solar program

    RENEWABLE ENERGY. Megawide executive director for infrastructure development Manuel Louie B. Ferrer (2nd from right) and Citicore Solar Cebu, Inc. President and CEO Oliver Tan (right) at the solar plant in Toledo City.

    A renewable energy company in Toledo City has partnered with farmers and vendors to pilot a farm to market initiative that would directly supply Cebu’s biggest public market. Citicore Solar Cebu, Inc. will implement the agro-solar project in collaboration with another Megawide company, Cebu2World Development, Inc., an association of various groups in Cebu City’s Carbon […]

  • International Travel Festival returns with travel deals, discounts

    Offering amazing deals and huge discounts on hotel and resort rooms, travel packages, and airfare, the International Travel Festival 2022 is ongoing up to Sunday, February 20, at the Activity Center of Ayala Center Cebu.

  • IKEA opens collection point in Cebu, makes ordering items easier

    Customers in Cebu can order any item from the online store of IKEA in Pasay City and have it delivered to the collection point at Robinsons Galleria Cebu in Cebu City.

    To give Cebuanos easy access to its popular furniture and home furnishing products, IKEA Philippines has opened a collection point at Robinsons Galleria Cebu in Cebu City.

  • Refocus offers digital marketing course to Filipinos

    Refocus CEO Roman Kumar Vyas

    Seeing the high demand for product managers in the Philippines, Russian company Refocus has made available its highly-successful digital marketing course to interested Filipinos.

  • San Francisco, Camotes promotes nature spots, now ready for visitors

    A little over two hours by boat from mainland Cebu, the island municipality of San Francisco advocates for safe travel under a pandemic with a variety of nature destinations for visitors. The town is located on Pacijan Island that forms part of Camotes and hosts the sweeping Santiago Bay with its wide swathe of fine […]

  • Cebu’s Ayer Lechon now open in Il Corso

    With people preferring to dine out safely, Cebu’s Ayer Lechon opened its 13th restaurant in an al fresco setting at Il Corso Mall in Cebu City’s South Road Properties. General Manager Mandy Carlos said they can accommodate 40 people at the company’s newest branch in compliance with public health restrictions.

  • Brick Lane Doughnuts opens second store in Oakridge

    Cebu’s only London-style doughnut store has opened  a second branch at the Oakridge Business Center in Mandaue City with a menu of 24 specialty flavors. The Brick Lane Doughnuts store in Oakridge will be serving customers from 10 am to 10 pm daily beginning October 18, 2021.

  • Duros Land marks 10th year with new outlook for developments

    Duros Group Chairman of the Board Rafaelito Barino and President Fe Barino at Liloan Golf, an international golf course their company is completing in Liloan.

    On its 10th anniversary under a challenging pandemic year, Duros Land Properties reflects on the lessons of the past and envisions a future that will see a combination of high-end residences and leisure facilities for its vast landholdings in fast-growing Liloan. Duros Group Chairman of the Board Rafaelito Barino said the best comparison for what […]

  • Primary Homes opens showroom of Mactan development

    Primary Homes, Inc. recently opened the showroom of its latest vertical development Royal Oceancrest Mactan that’s being positioned as a mini-township in response to the changing needs under a pandemic. The two-hectare development worth P2 billion will feature four mid-rise buildings, resort-style amenities, a home office component, commercial zone, and plenty of free and open […]

  • Accenture partners with NGOs for COVID-response projects

    Accenture has teamed up with Caritas Manila, Philippine Business Social Progress (PBSP) and Philippines Business for Education (PBEd) in launching various initiatives that aim to help alleviate hunger and uplift health and well-being, livelihood and education of communities in the Philippines. Shown in photo are (top row, L-R): Elvin Uy, Executive Director, PBSP; Fr. Anton Pascual, Executive Director, Caritas Manila; and Lovelaine Basillote, Executive Director, PBEd. Representing Accenture in the Philippines (bottom row) are Country Managing Director Lito Tayag and Corporate Citizenship Executive Sponsor Louise Sabariaga.

    Accenture Philippines has teamed up with Caritas Manila, Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP), and Philippine Business for Education (PBed) to undertake programs in response to various COVID-related challenges. The initiatives include alleviating hunger and promoting health and well-being by assisting families nationwide with their essential needs and feeding malnourished children in the poorest communities, […]

  • Latest milk tea destination Kurimi features premium drinks, gelato offerings

    With its creamy drinks and numerous flavors, the newly opened Kurimi in White Hart Lane in Banawa is a delectable addition to Cebu’s milk tea scene. Kurimi serves premium Taiwanese milk tea with Asian flavors. The name and store’s 2D theme depict its Japanese branding. Kurimi is an assimilated Japanese word for “creamy,” according to […]

  • Uratex Minglanilla opens with sleep lab; specialists to provide best service to customers

    Getting a good night’s sleep is crucial to health and one way of ensuring quality rest is to find the mattress that best fits your needs.

  • Cebu Home and Builders Centre offers amazing deals in Midyear Big Sale

    Cebu Home and Builders Centre is offering huge discounts on building products and other hardware materials during its Midyear Big Sale throughout the month of June. The month-long sale is ongoing in branches in Banilad, N. Bacalso, Mactan, Consolacion, and Minglanilla and provides up to 70 percent off on prices of tiles, sanitary ware and […]

  • Plantation Prime puts delicious kare-kare, Pinoy food in a can

    A group of Cebuano entrepreneurs turned a classic Filipino dish that normally takes several hours to prepare into effortless table fare. Plantation Prime is not stopping with just the canned Beef Shank Kare-Kare, either. The young brand has added longganisa to its list of available products and pretty soon, Bicol express, chili con carne, spaghetti, […]

  • Shop in the safety of your home through CloudKart

    Created as a way of helping out workers displaced at the height of the pandemic, CloudKart at has now become an extensive online source of grocery items and other home essentials in Metro Cebu. CloudKart stocks the regular supermarket fare like fresh produce, meat, personal care products, cleaning goods, and even alcoholic drinks but […]

  • bai Hotel introduces afternoon tea experience

    Your choice of hot drink plus a selection of delectable desserts, bai Hotel Cebu now serves its own version of the afternoon tea that was popularized by British royalty in the 1800s. The Afternoon Tea Delight, available daily at the hotel’s Lobby Lounge, is the Cebuano version of the refreshment but with an international touch, […]

  • Mountain stop: Woods Smokehouse Restaurant in Busay

    With its wide open space and tables spaced far apart, Woods Smokehouse Restaurant in Busay, Cebu City meets the proper ventilation requirement necessary for dining out during these pandemic times. The panoramic view of the Cebu coastline from the mountainside stop is also breathtaking.

  • SM Seaside puts up first roofdeck obstacle course racing facility

    Obstacle Course Racing, a sport that has grown popular in Cebu, becomes more accessible to Cebuanos with the setting up of the first outdoor roofdeck pop-up facility at the Amphitheater 2 of SM Seaside City’s Skypark. SM Supermalls Group Marketing Manager Pierre Anther Infante said the Skypark, built as a safe and spacious zone for […]

  • Megawide presents plans for modern Carbon public market, district

    Construction and engineering company Megawide is undertaking the transformation of the Carbon Public Market and surrounding areas into a first world complex under a Public-Private Partnership with Cebu City. Work on the P5.5 billion project will be done by phases and the market would remain open throughout the development period, Megawide Managing Director for Transport […]