Landmark destination NUSTAR Resort and Casino to open in Cebu in 2022

NUSTAR Resort and Casino.

NUSTAR Resort and Casino is a premier integrated resort development that is set to elevate and redefine five-star luxury in gaming, entertainment, leisure, dining and retail in Cebu and the entire Southern Philippines. Highly anticipated for its grand opening in 2022, NUSTAR will be the biggest lifestyle and entertainment destination outside Metro Manila.

More than 5,000 Cebu City stakeholders sign petition to support Carbon modernization

The new and cleaner market will also attract ”lost customers,” comprised mainly of a more affluent market who have stopped visiting Carbon due to various health and security reasons, which was further complicated by the pandemic. The return of lost customers, and the attraction of a wider market are expected to translate to increased sales for vendors.

More than 5,000 stakeholders of the Carbon Public Market have signed a petition to express their support for the district’s modernization. They included long-time vendors, karumateros, community stakeholders, and other Cebu City residents.

Bamboo Bay Community heralds start of festive season with Christmas tree lighting activity

In keeping with a long-standing tradition, the Bamboo Bay Community marked the beginning of the season with the recent lighting of a unique Christmas tree. This year’s Christmas set-up in Bamboo Bay is a tableau of the nativity scene: a big star lighting a newborn Jesus Christ lying on the manger surrounded by the Virgin…

DTI gives Philippine Quality Award recognition to Wellmade Motors

WORLD-CLASS QUALITY. Dr. Philip Tan receives from Department of Trade and Industry Competitiveness Bureau Director Lilian Salonga the trophy for Wellmade Motors and Development Corporation’s Philippine Quality Award (PQA) Level 2 recognition. With Tan are members of his family (from left) Judith Lee Tan, chief finance officer; Jefferson Phil Tan, vice president and chief operating officer; Jeffrey Philip Tan, vice president and chief administration and information officer; and daughter Phoebe Tan.

By working with the government and tapping programs meant to help businesses, Dr. Philip N. Tan was able to build Wellmade Motors and Development Corporation into what it is today, a world-class metalworking company.

CHBC gives back to valued shoppers with exceptional deals in yearend sale

MEGA YEAREND SALE. Cebu Home and Builders Centre announces its Mega Year End Sale from Nov. 15 to Dec. 15, 2021 in a press conference at its Banilad branch.

Cebu Home and Builders Centre makes it easy for people to create the ideal homes to be staying in during pandemic times with its Mega Year End Sale from Nov. 15 to Dec. 15, 2021.

Preserving Cebuano Heritage: Cebu City Government, C2W to revive city’s historic Freedom Park

Freedom Park perspective.

Cebu City’s historic Freedom Park was once a vibrant setting for gatherings and a bastion for freedom of expression where people exchanged ideas about issues. It is set to have a new lease on life with the Carbon District modernization.

PLDT, Smart ramp up COVID-19 aid to Cebu

Cebu City Acting Mayor Michael Rama (center) receives the assistance from PLDT and Smart, represented by AVPand PLDT Enterprise-Visayas head Jimmy Chua.

PLDT and Smart Communications, Inc., together with PLDT and Smart Foundation (PSF), continue to uphold the value of “malasakit” in this time of pandemic as they extend their support to major cities and municipalities across Cebu Province to help boost their efforts in combating COVID-19.

Home, Enterprise underpin record revenues for PLDT

RECORD EARNINGS. PLDT officials (clockwise from top) President and CEO Alfredo S. Panlilio, Corporate Communications Head Cathy Yap-Yang, Voyager Innovations founder and CEO Orlando Vea, Chief Financial Officer Anabelle Lim-Chua, and Chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan give a media briefing on the company’s performance for the first nine months of 2021.

PLDT logged ₱46 billion in consolidated service revenues in the third quarter of 2021, an all-time high record. EBITDA for the quarter was at ₱24.5 billion, also a record high, company officials said in an online press briefing on Thursday, November 4. Strong performances by Home and Enterprise underpinned the robust earnings by PLDT, which…

PLDT fibers up 30% faster than rival; reliable speeds benefiting more homes

Schoolteacher Michelle Caintic said the strong internet connection provided by PLDT has helped make work easier for them at the onset of the pandemic.

PLDT Home added new fiber customers faster than other providers in the first half of the year, outpacing its nearest competitor by 30%, sustaining its lead in the fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) space. With 1.8 million PLDT fiber subscribers as of June, almost six out of every 10 fibered up homes in the Philippines are with PLDT,…

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…

Renovated stalls turned over to ambulant vendors in Carbon Bagsakan unveiling

Carbon Bagsakan facade.

C2W reiterates assurance all registered vendors will be part of the new public market facility The first phase of the Carbon Modernization project progresses with the turnover of 36 renovated stalls to the first group of ambulant vendors on Thursday. The area, now officially called Carbon Bagsakan, is located along ML Quezon Boulevard and will…

Cebu Caritas unveils new logo

Cebu Caritas, Inc., the social development and charitable arm of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cebu, unveiled its new logo today. It is inspired by the colorful and vibrant Sinulog festival, a traditional celebration in Cebu that tells the story of the Filipinos’ past and their acceptance of Christianity. The feathers follow the form of…

Philippine businesses plot road to recovery amid pandemic

Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship and Go Negosyo Founder Joey Concepcion.

The Resilience, Innovate, Sustain, Empower (RISE) Forward 2021 Entrepreneurs’ Summit tackled how Philippine businesses can navigate the pandemic and the resulting market crises and start business recovery. The conference also discussed how the government can fill in. In the virtual Cebu Business Month 2021 conference held online on July 28, large business enterprises shared how…