Lawmaker pitches for tourism development of Ilocos Sur

Following the first visit of a Caribbean cruise ship with over 4,000 passengers in Ilocos Sur, a House deputy speaker on Monday called on the Department of Tourism (DOT) and Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (Tieza) to study the infrastructure development of the province. House Deputy Speaker Deogracias Victor…

Big discount awaits buyers as Vivo offers Y15 for only P7,999

This New Year, Vivo is slashing P2,000 off the Y15 handset’s price tag, to give everyone the chance to own the brand’s best budget smartphone in its price segment. With the price drop, the Y15 is now available for only P7,999 at all Vivo dealers and concept stores nationwide. Available…

Fruitas acquires property in Sasa, Davao, for its Mindanao expansion

Food and beverage kiosk operator Fruitas Holdings Inc. on Monday said it has acquired a property in Sasa, Davao City, initially to be used as office and warehouse space, in preparation for its expansion in Mindanao. The company said it has increased its stores in Mindanao by 20 percent from…

Robinsons Supermarket launches “Farm to Table” campaign

Robinsons Supermarket has launched a “Farm to Table” campaign to showcase fruits and vegetables sourced and grown locally by farmers, towards raising awareness on the sustainability of supporting local farmers. During the event held at Robinsons Place Magnolia, officials of Robinsons Supermarket awarded certificates of recognition to Dizon Farms, Sanctuario…

PLDT gearing up for fight for bigger market share

DIGITAL services provider PLDT Inc. will be aggressive in developing its network not only to improve the speed of its Internet services, but also to deliver quality customer experience, according to company officials. Alfredo S. Panlilio, who sits as chief revenue officer at the company, said his group will continue…

CA affirms verdict of perpetually barring Binay Jr. from holding public office

THE Court of Appeals (CA) has affirmed the decision to perpetually bar former Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay Jr. from holding public office for his reported involvement in the anomalous construction of the P1.3-billion Makati Science High School (MSHS) building. In a 12-page resolution, the Former Eighth Division of…