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Sparkling holidays

As the festive season is now in full swing, Anya Resort Tagaytay made sure that the spirit of the holidays is warmly felt in its charming property......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarDec 22nd, 2017

Makati lights up holidays with native fabric flair

  It's going to be a native Christmas in the country's premier business and lifestyle district this year.   Makati City has turned on its streetlights to welcome the holiday season as a Filipino Christmas wonderland, with larger-than-life Yuletide symbols featuring the patterns of native woven fabrics, such as the Inabel and Burdado of Luzon, Banig Tikogo of Visayas, and T'Boli, Ukol and Yakan of Mindanao.   Behind these sparkling attractions along Ayala Avenue, Paseo de Roxas, and Makati Avenue is Zenas Pineda, an interior designer specializing in visual merchandising and events styling.   Over the last eight years, Makati has kept this tradi...Keep on reading: Makati lights up holidays with native fabric flair.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 4th, 2017

Nicole Whisenhunt’s sparkling affair

Nicole Whisenhunt makes beautiful fine jewelry, a sparkling venture that she has had for over a decade now......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

Rising prices weigh on business

BUSINESSES OPTIMISM softened this quarter from the past year amid rising commodity prices — marking the third straight quarter-on-quarter dip and the lowest point since 2010 — although the outlook for the next three months improved on expectations of higher consumer demand ahead as Christmas holidays approach. The post Rising prices weigh on business appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

Rising prices weigh on business

By Elijah Joseph C. Tubayan, Reporter BUSINESSES OPTIMISM softened this quarter from the past year amid rising commodity prices — marking the third straight quarter-on-quarter dip and the lowest point since 2010 — although the outlook for the next three months improved on expectations of higher consumer demand ahead as Christmas holidays approach. Results of… link: Rising prices weigh on business.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 6th, 2018

Zubiri proposes a win-win solution for Bacolod City holidays

September 6, 2018. Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel F. Zubiri encourages the observance of three distinct celebrations as follows: Bacolod City Charter Day as a nonworking holiday, inauguration day and the Masskara Festival. “Three celebrations instead of just two, will give Bacolodnons more opportunities to… Source link link: Zubiri proposes a win-win solution for Bacolod City holidays.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 6th, 2018

London fans pay tribute to Michael Jackson on 60th birthday

LONDON— Fans of Michael Jackson honored the “King of Pop” on what would have been his 60th birthday on Thursday (Philippine time) by gathering at a temporary monument in the shape of a crown erected in his honor in London. Braving the rain, fans imitated his famed dance and moonwalk moves around the 13-foot (4 meter) white, sparkling […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsAug 30th, 2018

Holiday time

During holidays, cops also take a break......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 28th, 2018

Dole issues holiday pay reminder

The Department of Labor and Employment has reminded all private sector employers to pay their workers double on Monday, National Heroes Day, a regular holiday. "Proper observance of the pay rules on regular holidays and special nonworking days will lead to more productive and competent employees," said Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III. Aug. 27, which falls on a Monday, was declared a regular holiday nationwide by virtue of Proclamation No. 269. An employee who reports for work on a regular holiday is entitled to receive 200 percent of his or her basic wage for the first eight hours. Those working beyond eight hours should receive an additional 30 percent of their hourly ra...Keep on reading: Dole issues holiday pay reminder.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 26th, 2018

Tower of Power—blast from the past yet still current

In the 2014 BBC documentary "The Story of Funk: One Nation Under a Groove," one of the bands mentioned to have shot to fame following the massive popularity of black music in the 1970s was Tower of Power (TOP). Unlike most soul artists who performed with an all-black band, TOP was a multiracial American group led by two white boys, Emilio Castillo (tenor sax) and Stephen "Doc" Kupka (baritone sax). TOP, with the Scottish group Average White Band, caught the attention of the likes of James Brown for sounding black and funky. If funk is about rhythm that made you groove and dance, TOP played like a real hot party band, even as its early hits, "Sparkling in the Sand" and "You're S...Keep on reading: Tower of Power—blast from the past yet still current.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 25th, 2018

Guiao: Nationals ready for everything

The Philippine National Basketball Team, despite a sparkling first-day victory over Kazakhstan, remains the underdog in its mammoth clash today against powerhouse China in the Asian Games. It can&#.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 21st, 2018

Cairo bans street sheep slaughter for Eid holiday

CAIRO, Egypt – Faced with scenes of blood flowing in rubbish-strewn roads and of streets littered with animal entrails, authorities in the Egyptian capital say they aim to crack down on the outdoor slaughter that marks one of Islam's main holidays. Eid al-Adha, or the festival of sacrifice, is marked ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018

LIST: 2019 holidays

via CNNPhilippines – Mark your calendars as Malacañang announced on Thursday the regular and special non-working holidays for 2019. President Rodrigo Duterte has signed Proclamation No. 555, declaring those 19 red-letter days next year. REGULAR HOLIDAYS January 1 (Tuesday) – New Year’s Day April 9 (Tuesday) – Araw ng Read more ».....»»

Category: newsSource:  thepinoyRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

Infographic: Philippine holidays for 2019

Malacañang on Thursday announced the 10 regular holidays and eight special non-working days for 2018. Source link link: Infographic: Philippine holidays for 2019.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

LIST: 2019 holidays

LIST: 2019 holidays.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

LIST: 2019 Philippine Holidays

MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang on Thursday, August 16, released the list of holidays for 2019. President Rodrigo Duterte signed Proclamation No. 555 declaring the regular holidays and special non-working days for 2019 on Wednesday, August 15.  The regular holidays are: January 1, 2019, Tuesday - New Year's DayApril 9, 2019, Tuesday - Araw ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Plan your vacation: Duterte declares holidays for 2019

PLAN your vacation ahead as President Rodrigo Duterte declared 17 holidays in 2019. Duterte signed on Wednesday, August 15, Proclamation 555 declaring 10 regular holidays and seven special non-working days, paving the way for several long weekends. The regular holidays include New Year’s Day, January 1 (Tuesday); Araw ng Kagitingan, April 9 (Tuesday); Maundy Thursday, April 18; Good Friday, April 19; [...] The post Plan your vacation: Duterte declares holidays for 2019 appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Palace releases 2019 holidays

MANILA – Malacañang on Thursday released the list of regular holidays and special (non-working) days for the year 2019. Source link link: Palace releases 2019 holidays.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Holidays this August calls for a trip to Courtyard by Marriott Iloilo

It’s time to think of that weekend in Iloilo! This month of August, enjoy an overnight stay at the Courtyard for only PHP 3,888+++ with breakfast buffet for two. Yes you heard it right, so why not plan for that long weekend trip with the family! Book your stay at The Courtyard by Marriott to […] The post Holidays this August calls for a trip to Courtyard by Marriott Iloilo appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 13th, 2018

Aug. 17 and 20 declared as holidays in Davao City

DAVAO CITY, Aug. 8 (PIA)-Dabawenyos will be enjoying a very long weekend during the Kadayawan Festival as August 17 and August 20 have been declared as special non-working days in this city. Proclama.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 9th, 2018

DA studying fish, pork imports for holidays

THE Department of Agriculture (DA) is moving to facilitate imports of fish and pork and chicken ahead of the yearend holidays to avert supply problems and their possible impact on prices......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsAug 6th, 2018