ProPak Philippines International Trade Exhibition at WTC Manila

ProPak, the biggest international processing and packaging trade event in Asia, comes to the Philippines for the first time.

Slated on January 24-26, at the World Trade Center Manila, ProPak Philippines will be the first-of-its-kind food, drink, and pharmaceutical-focused international trade exhibition in the country, in response to the rapidly expanding processing and packaging industries, and government initiatives to encourage the growth of local industries.


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Discovery Hotels & Resorts Introduced Chatbot

Already the leading homegrown luxury hotel group in the Philippines, The Discovery Leisure Company, Inc. (TLDCI) is again taking a step further in digital transformation and customer service, with the introduction of the revolutionary auto-agent chatbot. This makes TLDCI the first homegrown hotel group in the country to utilize on-page AI technology as part of its award-winning customer service program.

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Japan Airlines Offers Round-trip Flights to Tokyo with Year-end Ticket Sale

Japan Airlines’ special fares for all Tokyo bound flights comes at the perfect time as travelers prepare for their 2019 trips. With over 10 non-working holidays in the first half of the year, Filipino travelers will be glad to know that they can start filing their leaves to visit Japan either for winter or their famed spring blossom season for discounted fares.


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Cebu Pacific Now in Panglao International Airport

Leading Philippine carrier Cebu Pacific (PSE: CEB) will transfer its operations to the new Bohol Panglao International Airport effective last November 28, 2018. The new airport, which has a capacity of up to two million passengers, will replace the existing Tagbilaran Airport, however, it will continue to use the existing IATA(International Air Transport Association) airport code “TAG.”

Cebu Pacific Now in Panglao International Airport

CEB has been mounting flights to and from Tagbilaran since 2004, flying close to three million passengers over the past 18 years. Cebu Pacific flies three times daily between Manila and Tagbilaran; as well as once a day to and from Cagayan de Oro (Laguindingan) and Davao via subsidiary Cebgo. By December 15, 2018, CEB will commence its daily connection between Clark and Tagbilaran.

Cebu Pacific Flight5J 619, from Manila, will the first flight to land at the new Bohol Panglao International Airport when it opens for commercial operations. The flight is scheduled to depart Manila at 5:55 am and land at the new airport in Bohol at7:30 am on November 28. On the other hand, the return flight, 5J 620, bound for Manila, will be first to take-off from the new airport. That flight is estimated to depart Bohol at 8:00am, with estimated time of arrival in Manila at 9:25am.

Cebu Pacific has maintained leadership in the domestic market with 37 destinations, 76 routes and over 2,130 weekly flights. CEB also flies to 26 international destinations, with over 32 routes spanning Asia, Australia, the Middle East, and USA.

About Cebu Air Inc.(PSE: CEB)

Cebu Air, operating as Cebu Pacific and subsidiary Cebgo, is the largest carrier in the Philippine air transportation industry, offering its low-cost services to more destinations and routes with higher flight frequency within the Philippines than any other airline.

CEB boasts of one of the youngest fleets in the world, with a total of 69 aircraft with an average age of five (5) years. TheCEB fleet is comprised of 36 Airbus A320, six (6) Airbus A321 CEO (Current Engine Option), and eight (8) Airbus A330; while the Ceb go fleet is composed of eight ATR 72-500, and 11 ATR 72-600 aircraft. Between 2018 and 2022, CEB expects delivery of one (1) more A321 CEO, five (5) A320 NEO (New EngineOption), five (5) ATR 72-600, and 32 Airbus A321NEO aircraft.

Cebu Pacific has achieved full compliance with the International AirTransport Association (IATA) Operational Safety Audit (IOSA)—considered as the accreditation with the highest standards for safety in the airline industry, joining a roster of 429 airlines worldwide that have strictly complied with the most stringent of international standards governing aviation safety. 

For bookings and inquiries, guests can visit orcall the reservation hotlines (+632)7020-888 or (+6332)230-8888. The latestseat sales can be found on CEB’s official Twitter (@CebuPacificAir) andFacebook pages. Guests may also download the Cebu Pacific official mobile app on the App Store and Google Play.

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Coca-Cola Returns to Bacolod: World Without Waste

I was fortunate to experience the Masskara Festival in Bacolod last year and it was awesome! This year was celebrated with more color and more music as Coke Studio brought together the Negrenses and the artists of this year’s Coke Studio in one special stage, hyping up the volume and heat along Lacson Street.

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