U.S. Embassy Manila and the Cultural Center of the Philippines bring an American contemporary ballet company, Trey McIntyre Project, to the Philippines. The group will work collaboratively with the Ramon Obusan Folkloric Dance Group and conduct master classes in ballet, modern dance and technical direction in Manila and Iloilo City during a ten-day visit to [...]
The official architect’s perspective rendering of Robinsons Place Iloilo’s ongoing expansion is finally out. Initially, the on-going Iloilo expansion is designed to have a Go Hotels (gohotels.ph) brand established here. More space for new tenants is also available once the 5-storey building is completed. Robinsons Iloilo expansion w/ Go Hotels Official Rendering (CLICK THE IMAGE [...]
Porma Balas, a Sand Sculpture Competition will once again happen this summer in Iloilo City. Started in 1994, Porma Balas has became one of the longest running event held during summer along Villa Beach and a pioneer in such kind of event in the country. This year’s edition is happening Sunday, April 29, 2012 in front [...]
Calling all unemployed, new graduates looking for jobs! Join the Labor Day Job and Livelihood Fairs on May 1, 2012 in Iloilo and Bacolod. In Iloilo, those who wanted to apply for domestic and overseas jobs shall go to SM City Iloilo while those who would like to work at call centers and other BPO and [...]
The first ever Sine Pinoy National Summer Workshop will have its Iloilo leg. Organized by D’ream Arts Production and Eleda, Sine Pinoy Workshop includes singing, dancing, acting and film and television production. It aims to discover Filipino talents from the grassroots and it will be held in key cities and provinces nationwide.
Club Aura, one of Iloilo’s hip destination when it comes to clubbing and partying reopens with a larger dance floor area plus a Terrace Bar. During its blessing last Friday, April 20, 2012, guests had an exclusive preview of the new bar. Officially, Club Aura will open its doors to the clubbing fanciers on May [...]
The Sooo Pinoy team started dousing into the goodness of Ilonggo cuisine by sampling the best it can offer at Freska Ilonggo Seafood Restaurant. Renowned Ilonggo restaurateur Pauline Banusing of Freska prepared Chicken Binakol, KBL (Kadios Baboy Langka) and an Ilonggo dish innovation, Pinamalhan na Pink Salmon. Sweet Guimaras mangoes with Gelato were also served. Chicken Binakol [...]
The rumored entry of Robinsons Land Corporation (RLC) in Roxas City is finally confirmed. Last April 15, 2012, RLC held the ground breaking ceremony of its first mall development project in Capiz at a 75,000 square meters property inside Pueblo de Panay, a prime residential and commercial development in Barangay Lawaan, Roxas City.
Here is the full schedule of activities for the Manggahan Festival 2012 in the province of Guimaras. The highlights of the weeklong celebration are the Tribe Competitions featuring the different festivals of the municipalities comprising the province and the Mango All-You-Can-Eat showcasing the sweetest mangoes in the Philippines!
Tune Hotels, a “no-frills” concept hotel is opening in Iloilo City soon, the company revealed in an interview. The Malaysia-based budget hotel brand has just opened its network in the Philippines with 3 new branches this year. These are located in Angeles City, Pampanga; Ermita, Manila and Cebu City while a fourth hotel will open [...]