Friday, March 31, 2017

Petron Engine Oils Partners with Lazada Online


Wherever you are, you can now enjoy the convenience of having Petron Engine Oils delivered to your doorstep from the leading online shopping mall, Lazada. 

Ride Beyond Performance at MIAS 2017

MIAS 2017, the country's biggest automotive event of the year opened yesterday until April 2 at the World Trade Center Metro Manila adjoining the Philippine Trade Training Center from 10AM to 10PM, organized by the country's biggest trade show organizer, Worldbex Services International. The event is co-presented by BPI Family Auto Loan and is for the benefit of the ABS CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation, Inc. In photo, (top L-R):Jason Ang (Co-Organizer, MIAS); Eugene Yap (Chairman and President, HRAP); Ronald Delos Reyes (President, CAGI); Lance Mosley (President, Ford Philippines); Felix Ang (President, Auto Nation Group and CATS Motor Inc. Chairman); Tomohiro Ando (Executive Director, JETRO); Steven Tan (CEO, Mazda Philippines); Alvin Uy (Co-Organizer, MIAS); Bottom (L-R): Rene Ramos (Director, Worldbex Services International); Francisco Flameno Jr. (Executive Director, Worldbex Services International) Tessie Roque (Director, Worldbex Services International); Ma. Fe Perez-Agudo (President and CEO, Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc.); Usec. Thomas Orbos (Chairman, MMDA); Josephe Ang (Founding Chairman, Worldbes Services International);  Augusto Lagman, (President, AAP); Jill Ang (Managing Director, Worldbex Services International)
Press Release

Nothing racks up much excitement and exhilarating energy quite like the annual Manila International Auto Show (MIAS). Hands down the biggest and most anticipated auto event of the year, MIAS 2017 caused quite a stir in the automotive community as it launched today.


Thursday, March 30, 2017

2017 Mazda CX-3 FWD Sport - Angry Bird Soaring High

By Monch Henares

At a Glance

If any of you are familiar with the addicting video game "Angry  Birds", seeing the Soul Red colored 2017 Mazda CX-3 FWD Sport quickly reminded me of it. Those Rear LED Tail Lights (especially at night) captured my imagination and made me remember "RED", the lead character of Angry Birds, cute, angry, and very red.


Thursday, March 23, 2017

ONE Championship Main Event: Filipino Fighter Eduard Folayang Defends ONE Lightweight World Title on April 21


The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced a spectacular fight card for ONE: KINGS OF DESTINY, which takes place Friday, 21 April at the 20,000-capacity Mall of Asia Arena in Manila. The action-packed evening promises to feature the absolute best in local and international mixed martial arts talent. In the main event, ONE Lightweight World Champion Eduard “Landslide” Folayang of Baguio City, Philippines, will make the first defense of his title against top contender Ev “E.T.” Ting of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Ticket information for ONE: KINGS OF DESTINY is available at

Sunday, March 19, 2017

The All-New Mazda CX-3: A Crossover Like No Other


Berjaya Auto Philippines, the exclusive distributor of Mazda vehicles in the

country, has unveiled the latest addition to the Japanese brand’s new-generation

vehicle lineup – the all-new Mazda CX-3 Freestyle Crossover Vehicle.

Monday, March 13, 2017

Hotel Finds in Manila: Vieve Hotel, A Comfortable Getaway by the Bay

Vieve Hotel Manila is a welcome find in the heart of the popular Malate-Ermita district. Considered a 3-star category, one gets a pleasant surprise to find a spacious, clean and ample lighted structure right along the busy Mabini Street. 

Located only two blocks away from the famous Manila Bay with its gorgeous sunset, Vieve Hotel is the perfect base when one wants to take a walk around the popular streets of Adriatico, Pedro Gil and Roxas Boulevard.  Businessmen, tourists and locals from all walks of life and nationalities also find the hotel conveniently located, as it is not far away from the international airport.

Sunday, March 12, 2017

2017 Honda Civic 1.8L E CVT - Bootiliciously Impressive

The Hills Are Alive with the All New 2017 Honda Civic!

By Monch Henares

At First Glance

Oh My God! What a HOT behind! Those were the first words I uttered when I saw the 2017 Honda Civic that evening. Its glowing red-angled hips made my head do a 360 as it gracefully did a turn around me. My heart was beating so fast knowing that soon I would be behind its wheel for one exciting week.


Friday, March 10, 2017

Dining Finds in Baguio: Home-Cooked French Cuisine with Five-Star Quality at Chef Didier's Table

Chef Didier Derouet is a true French artisan.
Photo: Vincent Garrucho

Baguio, also known as the City of Pines offer a lot of dining places from local food to international cuisine.  Amidst these variety of restaurants at the center of the city, it's refreshing to know that one of the few authentic French dining places is found right in the house of Chef Didier Derouet, a French national, and his charming Filipina wife, Merna Brazil, aptly called Chef Didier's Table.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Globe Studios and Disney Work Together in Making Dreams Come True for Young Filipinas

(L-R), Quark Henares, Daniel Tan, Leah Salonga, Ernest Cu, Janina Vela, Albert De Larrazabal, and Joe Carilo with the finalists.

Globe Telecom, in partnership with The Walt Disney Company Southeast Asia, is redefining the landscape of  local entertainment by the recent launch of the Disney Princess: I Dare to Dream, a digital reality-series produced by Globe Studios in collaboration with Disney and Maker Studios.