Tourism Promotions Board to tap huge MICE market in China during IT&CM

Tourism Promotions Board (TPB), marketing arm of the Department of Tourism (DOT), is set to tap into the Chinese MICE market through the annual Incentive Travel and Conventions, Meetings (IT&CM) Delegates from the Philippines will include TPB representatives and ten Philippine co-exhibitors from different MICE industries: hotel and restaurant, travel agencies, tour operators, convention venues, and incentive houses To help position the Philippines not only as a top tourist destination but also as a premier venue for meetings, incentives, conventions, events, and exhibits (MICE), the …

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Brigada Eskwela: BAVI volunteers prepare five schools for class opening

Bounty Agri Ventures Inc. (BAVI) employees recently took part in the Brigada Eskwela program of the Department of Education BAVI volunteers partnered with parents of the students and other stakeholders in repainting the classrooms’ walls, ceilings, chairs and tables Bounty Agri Ventures Inc. (BAVI) employees recently took part in the Brigada Eskwela program of the Department of Education. The nationwide program encourages organizations to donate and lend a helping hand towards refurbishing public elementary and high school classrooms and facilities in time for the opening …

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Sky and Knowledge Channel empower over 250,000 public school students nationwide

Over 250,000 students nationwide now have access to the curriculum-based learning materials of Knowledge Channel Foundation Inc. (KCFI), with its partnership with SKYdirect SKY brings Knowledge Channel to homes via SKYdirect, which requires no heavy transport of equipment and can reach remote where satellite television signals are available Over 250,000 students in far-flung areas untouched by advances in media technology nationwide now have access to the curriculum-based learning materials of Knowledge Channel Foundation Inc. (KCFI), with its partnership with SKYdirect, SKY’s direct-to-home satellite TV service. …

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Okada Manila goes Green

Okada Manila has just turned over almost half a ton of used plastic to recycling plants as part of its comprehensive effort to become a zero waste company Okada Manila is set to deliver at least 40 kilos of PET bottles monthly for recycling Okada Manila is home to a two-tower hotel, the world’s largest multicolor dancing fountain, and an iconic nightclub and indoor beach club Okada Manila, a world-class luxury integrated resort in Entertainment City in Paranaque City, has just turned over almost half …

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Smart lends tech support to Church heritage conservation

In one of the centuries-old stone churches in Cebu, the parish priest once had the images of the Virgin Mary and three archangels repainted in the same color as the retablo where they were enshrined, gold Thanks to new technology, the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) was able to reverse the damage done In one of the centuries-old stone churches in Cebu, the parish priest once had the images of the Virgin Mary and three archangels repainted in the same color as the …

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