PhilYes supports eCommerce Entrepreneurs Summit 2017

12/27/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Janette Toral-Ecommerce Advocate, Chris Guarin- VP for Marketing of PhilYes,
James Gatlabayan-Chief Technical Officer of PhilYes and
Rachel Tolentino-Chief Executive Officer of PhilYes and
Edrian Bautista- Ecommerce Student

The Philippines’ premier B2B platform, PhilYes, will be a gold sponsor in the upcoming eCommerce Entrepreneurs Summit. The summit will kick off on January 7, 2017 in Manila, January 14 in Cebu, online webcast on January 18, January 21 in Baguio; and January 28 in Davao.


Megaworld's Festive Walk Parade opens

12/27/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Western Visayas' longest retail and and dining strip has finally opened at the Iloilo Business Park as Megaworld, Corp. officially launched the first phase of the much-awaited Festive Walk Parade on December 20.


Shopping guide for S&R Iloilo

12/22/2016 Randomly Candid 6 Comments

S&R Iloilo recently opened with a bang and everyone just got excited to shop here. It's first week has been highlighted with long ques both on the counter and membership registration. To help you save time in going from one rack to another, here's a simple shopping guide that will make your S&R membership shopping hassle-free.


Seda Atria officially welcomes Christmas

12/21/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

ILOILO City – Seda Atria officially welcomed Christmas with the launching of their Christmas attraction through Tree Lighting ceremony on December 2 at the Misto Restaurant.


PhilYes unveils premier B2B Online Platform

12/04/2016 Randomly Candid 1 Comments

The country’s first B2B e-commerce platform is officially online! PhilYes Inc. promises buyers and sellers fast, secure, and efficient ways to link products and services. A unified local portal that allows clients to search for trade leads, survey goods prices, and close deals - at the speed of innovation.


Pro-Friends Iloilo’s Parc Regency Residences launches new campaign

11/29/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

ProFriends Incorporated, one of the leading developers of quality homes in Iloilo has always been passionate in promoting close knit family ties. True to its vision of creating communities and transforming lives, Profriends relentlessly delivers quality dream homes to the Ilonggo families. These homes have made family members closer to each other, creating a happy community rooted in love and harmony.


Steak galore at Jamie's Steak Room

11/25/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Jamie's Steak Room is another new food haven in Iloilo. Located at the second floor of the newly-opened SM Southpoint, this steak house offers variety of steak dishes perfect at reasonable prices.


Educational app brings Filipinos a step closer to their dreams

11/24/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

For Danica Rose Garay, shifting careers from teaching to being a doctor is not easy. For one, she has to take and pass the National Medical Admission Test (NMAT), and she doesn’t have the luxury of time to enroll in a review center as it tend to be expensive. Self-study is her only viable option.


SKY opens SKYzone at SM City Iloilo

11/21/2016 Randomly Candid 2 Comments

TO bring its services closer to its future and existing subscribers, SKY recently opened SKYzone at the Cyberzone in SM City Iloilo.


Bistro Ocean City opens at SM Southpoint

11/18/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

The classic Ilonggo favorite has now given a modern taste! Bistro Ocean City is now open at your favorite hangout place, SM Southpoint.


Bourbon Street launches Wicked Wings and Raging Ribs

11/17/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Hello there, foodies! Bourbon Street has something new for you! Your favorite chicken wings and pork ribs were given new twists! Introducing the Wicked Wings and the Raging Ribs.


Hap Chan Teahouse now in Iloilo

11/16/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Ilonggos will surely enjoy their favorite Chinese dishes cooked the authentic way more as Hap Chan Teahouse finally opened its first branch in Iloilo.


SM Southpoint officially opens

11/15/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

ILOILO City – Ilonggos now have a new hangout place as SM Southpoint officially opened on November 11.


Life just got better at B Lifestyle Complex

11/13/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

BEAUTIFUL. This the first adjective that popped in my mind when I was thinking of the word that best describes B Lifestyle Complex, the newest talk of the town because of its unique business concept. 


Haunted Halloween Feast at The Promenade

11/12/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

It's still early for Christmas, but it's never too late for Halloween. While households prepare different kakanins like suman, valenciana, kalamay, pitse-pitse, sapin-sapin, bibingka and others, The Promenade at Days Hotel treated their patrons with a spooky buffet before everyone gets busy for the days of the saints and souls.


Ilonggo youth orgs address public schools challenges

11/10/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

The youth organzations, university representatives,
and the Greenwich Aralkada Team.

Carefree, outspoken and adventurous. These are the characteristics mostly associated with the millennials of today as they love to spend time with their friends and achieve their "barkada goals".

While others go on some fun adventures, satisfy their wanderlust and embody their YOLO motto, others would rather go on a different trip and achieve their "barkada goals" by helping others and make a change.

With its aim of recognizing the youth organizations with noble causes, Greenwhich initiated a project called Aralkada.

Seven Ilonggo school-based youth organizations were honored during the culmination activity of Greenwich Aralkada here on Oct. 25.


Lazada's biggest online sale this 11.11

11/10/2016 Randomly Candid 1 Comments

Christmas comes early to online shoppers! The country's leading online shop, Lazada, is having its biggest sale this November 11 (11.11) as part of its Online Revolution campaign.


Burnout Resto Bar and Lounge

11/09/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

THERE is no better way to relax than having good conversation over good food and drinks after a long day in the office. Afterwork sesh with family or friends will now become even more relaxing with this new bar and resto in town called Burnout Resto Bar and Lounge.


SM City Iloilo launches 'Royal Christmas'

11/09/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

ILOILO City – SM City Iloilo officially welcomed the Yuletide season with a Grand Christmas Launch on November 4 at the mall’s Northwing.


Be a piece of peace

11/08/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Peace is one of the ultimate goals of humanity. In this world where conflicts always arise, peace seems to be unachievable. Yet, simple acts can sometimes make a big difference. This was how "I run for Peace" became a reality.

As an organization which believes that "service to humanity is the best work of life", Junior Chamber International (JCI) – Regatta in partnership with The Outstanding Students of Iloilo Awards (TOSIA) Alumni Circle will stage the “I Run for Peace” at the Gaisano Iloilo City Center (GICC) in Mandurriao, Iloilo City on November 20, 5 am.


Live by Healthy Kitchen lives again!

10/21/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Live by Healthy Kitchen is a haven for the diet conscious creatures. It has wide array of guilt-free food options crafted from healthy and natural ingredients.


Techbox opens in SM City Iloilo

10/16/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Comes in a sleek and clean store layout, Techbox opened its first ever store in Iloilo City last month.


Trendy eyewear and more at K-Pop Optical

10/16/2016 Randomly Candid 7 Comments

KOREANS are not only known for their romantic TV series, they are also mostly recognized because of their trend-setting fashion statements. Even some Filipinos love to follow their very sweet style as inspiration for their OOTDs.


Café Rue +: It’s more than just coffee

10/14/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Aside from being food lovers, Ilonggos are also becoming to adopt the culture of drinking coffee at any time of the day. Thus, coffee shops with varied concepts are to be found in every corner of the city. But long before international coffee shop brands entered the Ilonggo market, Café Rue is already brewing coffee for the Ilonggos.


Counter the climate with Converse

10/13/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

With the unpredictable weather nowadays, having ready with your rainy apparel is not enough. You need to be in your mandirigma mode everyday to survive the changing weather.


Chevrolet Iloilo inaugurates new showroom

10/13/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

As a way of thanking its clients here for their overwhelming support to the brand, Chevrolet Iloilo has inaugurated its new showroom located along Diversion Road in Taft North, Mandurriao on Oct. 8.


The Ruf Resto Bar: Cozy ambiance, yummy dishes

10/12/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

The Ruf Resto Bar is literally located at the roof deck of Ferra Hotel Boracay. At day, it is perfect for sight viewing while at night, it is transformed into a cozy resto bar offering diverse food and drinks.


Zookal: The Free Mobile Reviewer-on-the-Go

10/10/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Reviewing for entrance and other achievement exams could mean a lot of investments – time, effort, brain cells and money.


Forever 21 brings fast fashion to Iloilo

10/04/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

BRACE yourselves Ilonggo fashionistas! California-based retail giant Forever 21 is bringing the latest fashion and trends to Iloilo City as it will open its 12th store here on Oct. 7.


Chilean wines now available at Iloilo Supermart

9/19/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Ventisquero brand ambassador Nicolas Kowalski

From local, Iloilo Supermart has indeed come a long way as it now features some global products. In fact, just recently, a wine tasting event was held to officially launch Ventisquero Chilean wines which are now available at Iloilo Supermart.


Weekend vacation at Ferra Hotel Boracay

9/18/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Whenever I'm in Boracay, I would rather stay inside my hotel room the whole day and just get out when the sun goes down. Thus, I really need a cozy room where I can have a relaxing staycation while the sun is still up.


Robinsons Place Jaro opens

9/17/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

(Photo from Robinsons Place Jaro Facebook page)

The highly anticipated Robinsons Place Jaro has finally opened on Sept. 8.


Seda Atria features award-winning Seafood Laksa

9/06/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Chef Albert's award-winning Seafood Laksa

Seda Atria’s Misto Restaurant brings the taste of Singapore to Iloilo City as it features its award-winning Seafood Laksa dish starting August to September.


Sidro Dougnuts: Iloilo's newest doughnut craze

8/31/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

I call this sweetness in a box. :)

Have you heard about Sidro Doughnuts? If you haven't yet, then you have been missing something that you shouldn't miss in the first place.


Tokyo Joe launches ‘Temp-Pop’

8/31/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Tokyo Joe's Temp-Pop

TOKYO Joe recently launched its newest product, Temp-Pop, that will surely give tempura lovers a whole new kind of experience with its flavorful twists.


Feeding sweet tooth at Mrs. Wharton

8/30/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Cakes are always love. I am a fan of sweets, especially cakes and pastries. It brings a piece of heaven to me and gives a delightful satisfaction to my craving sweet tooth. 


Produkto Lokal: A celebration of arts, culture and entrepreneurship

8/29/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

After successfully staging Prdukto Lokal twice here, Youth First Initiative Philippines, Inc. held the third Produkto Lokal on July 30 to 31 in Casa Real (Old Iloilo Provincial Capitol).


5 reasons why you should play Pokèmon Go

8/29/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

I’m sure everyone knows about Pokèmon Go, the latest mobile game app that hooks a lot of people nowadays.


Brunch is always a good idea at DoVa

8/11/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

I am not a morning person and I always miss to eat breakfast. I’m always feeling the morning rush because I usually wake up late for office. Thus, I don’t have time to eat the supposed to be the most important meal of the day. As a result, I always end up having a brunch – breakfast and lunch.


Indulging to a sweet life at Carlo's Bakery

7/31/2016 Randomly Candid 1 Comments

Yes, I love sweets and I can't live without it. A good meal for me will not be completed without a delightful sweet ending. Good thing Carlo's Bakery has the best cakes and pastries in town. I always find the perfect cure for my sweet cravings.


Shell Bike Fair kicks off in Iloilo City

7/31/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Over a thousand motorcycle riders from different areas across the region gathered in Iloilo Convention Center on July 16 for the Shell Bike Fair 2016.


Subaru inaugurates Iloilo branch

7/31/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Ilonggo car enthusiasts will be surely elated as Subaru Iloilo officially opened its branch here on July 20.


Kia Iloilo holds Family Care 2016

7/26/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Kia Iloilo recently treated Ilonggos to a weekend family affair through its Family Care 2016 event held at Plazuela de Iloilo on July 9 to 10.


Cable Car arrives in Iloilo

7/26/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Ilonggos now have another hangout place in the metro as Cable Car Iloilo officially opens its doors on July 23.


What's new in 'Ang Kamalig Restaurant'?

7/19/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

Ang Kamalig Restaurant recently launched its new dishes and ofcourse, I and my fellow Ilonggo food bloggers never missed the chance to try it all.


Have a stress-free staycation at Sheridan Boutique Resort

7/12/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

WHO’S not looking forward to a stress-free weekend? With all the paper works you need to finish on your table, deadlines you need to beat and expectations of your boss that you need to fulfill, having a relaxing weekend is indeed a necessity.


Farm to Table Organic Restaurant to open on July 15

7/05/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

FOODIES ALERT! The long wait is over. Farm to Table is finally opening on July 15.


Bridal Shower at Spa Riviera

7/04/2016 Randomly Candid 5 Comments

The wannabe brides wearing their improvised bridal gowns.

Just in time for the month of weddings, Spa Riviera launched its Bridal Shower Package on June. It is its way of celebrating every girl's special life milestone before she finally say goodbye to singlehood.


Southeast meets west in Seda Atria

7/02/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

ILONGGOS will surely love Seda Atria more as it leveled up its gastronomic offerings, letting every diner taste diverse twists of flavors as it fuses southeast and west.


SM’s matriarch turns over chapel to Iloilo River Plains

7/02/2016 Randomly Candid 0 Comments

SM’s matriarch Felicidad T. Sy through her very own foundation officially turned over Chapel of Mary the Queen to Iloilo River Plains Subdivision in Lanit here on June 27.