Events

Smart backs ecotourism initiatives in Northern Mindanao
by: SMART PR

Tourism and planning officers from local government units in Northern Mindanao recently joined an ecotourism workshop initiated by PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications in partnership with the Department of Tourism–Region 10. The two-day training was designed to enhance ecotourism knowledge among local stakeholders and equip them for the preparation of their tourism plans.

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Cebu Pacific Air strengthens Japan presence with Tokyo office
by: CEB PR

May 16, 2018 – The Philippines’ leading carrier, Cebu Pacific Air (PSE: CEB) formally opened its own office in Japan on May 16th 2018, as part of the airline’s expansion efforts in the Asia-Pacific region and bid to boost its presence in the Japanese market.

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Mic, Check! Beginner’s Workshop in Public Speaking & Hosting in CDO and Butuan
by: PR

Learn the basic of public speaking and hosting with Mic, Check!, a Beginner’s Workshop on Public Speaking & Hosting is now being offered by Academax Learning Studio and 9000 Events May 16-19, 2018 in Cagayan de Oro City and June 1-3, 2018 in Butuan City. This workshop aims to hone the hosting and public speaking potential of kids, teens, and young professionals who are willing to undergo the rigors of public speaking and the basics of hosting live events.

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Blu Energy launches WE GO TO BLU
by: Kagay-an After Dark - The Night Stalker

After the successful run of its first promo in 2017 dubbed Drive to a New Home, Cagayan de Oro’s very own Blu Energy Fuel Inc. has launched its latest promo called WE GO TO BLU. According to Blu Energy Operations Support Manager Alan Tapungot, the latest promo will run from April 6 to July 6, 2018 with the grand draw on July 7, 2018.

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3-days only – Sunburst Centrio thanks loyal patrons with Chicken-All-You-Can
by: Kagay-an After Dark - The Night Stalker

Sunburst Fried Chicken started in Iligan City in 1971 as the A & C Chicken and Pizza House and adopted the name Sunburst Fried Chicken later when it expanded. Loyal patrons love Sunburst Friend Chicken for its distinctive crispy skin and great taste. Sunburst Centrio only opened last August but has already expanded due to the warm welcome of patrons who keep coming back for that unforgettable Sunburst Fried Chicken taste!

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Mapawa Trail Series kicks off April 29
by: Kagay-an After Dark - The Night Stalker

Cagayan de Oro’s Signature Trail Series kicks off this month with Trail Run Mapawa on April 29th. The first of the region’s only Trail Run Series, Trail Run Mapawa will feature a 5K and 21K running event that’s expected to gather runners and enthusiasts from all over the country.

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Smart wins Grand Prix & Grand Anvil at Oscars of PH Public Relations
by: PR

Smart Communications garnered top honors at the Anvil Awards, to maintain its winning streak at the for the third straight year at what is considered the “Oscars of Public Relations” in the Philippines. Smart won the Grand Prix Award for having the highest number of Gold Anvils this year, as well as the Grand Anvil for the most outstanding public relations program of the year for SHINE OS+ (Secured Health Information Network and Exchange), an electronic medical record system that enables health facilities to provide faster and better service to their patients.

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SWU PHINMA Unveils New Main Building
by: PR

Southwestern University PHINMA (SWU PHINMA) inaugurated its main building last March 20, PHINMA Hall, as part of a five-year development plan laid out by PHINMA Education and University President Dr. Chito Salazar. “In line with PHINMA Education’s mission of ‘Making Lives Better Through Education’ we are making sure that we have an environment and facilities to be able to serve the students better,” said Dr. Salazar.

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Latham & Watkins Advises San Miguel Corporation on Acquisition of Masinloc Power Plant
by: L&W PR

HONG KONG, March 27, 2018 - Latham & Watkins advised San Miguel Corporation (“SMC”) and its subsidiary SMC Global Power Holdings Corp. (“SMC Global Power”) in SMC Global Power’s acquisition of Masin-AES, a Singapore-based power generation company, from AES Corporation and the Electricity Generating Public Company Limited (“EGCO Group”), a Thailand-based independent power producer.

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Centrio fêtes Loyal Block Screening Patrons & Cinéastes with Road Show
by: Kagay-an After Dark - The Night Stalker

Centrio Cinemas gifted its loyal block screening patrons and moviegoers with a first ever road show of its upcoming film offerings last February 8, 2018 at Seda Centrio’s plush Sinamay function room.

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Call for Applications to 18th IYAS National Writers 2
by: PR

The 18th IYAS La Salle National Writers’ Workshop is open for applications. This year, it will be held on April 22 – 28, 2018 at the Balay Kalinungan, University of St. La Salle, Bacolod City.

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VIVOxTJxKZ Live in CDO
by: Vivo PR

Vivo local endorsers, singers, and real-life couple TJ Monterde and KZ Tandingan last Saturday, February 17, wowed fans at Vivo’s post-Valentine’s Day show at Limketkai Atrium in Cagayan de Oro City.

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Vivo pushes the envelope for ‘bezel less’ smartphones with APEX
by: Vivo PR

Global smartphone brand Vivo keeps pushing its limits following the reveal of the APEX™ FullView™ concept smartphone at the 2018 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. With this new model, Vivo is determined to get ahead of the competition by reducing the bezels to 1.8mm on the top and at the sidesand 4.3mm at the bottom with a screen size of 5.99 inches.

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SWU PHINMA Goes Beyond Medicine
by: Precious Heradura

Southwestern University PHINMA in Cebu City launched seven non-medical courses through “Down the Rabbit Hole”, a night of magic and boundlessness held at Xentro Hotel, Cagayan de Oro City last 9 February 2018.

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Cebu Pacific starts Manila-Melbourne route by August 2018
by: PR

Manila, February 27, 2018 – The Philippines' leading carrier, Cebu Pacific (PSE: CEB), announces direct service between Manila and Melbourne, Australia starting August 14, 2018 with a seat sale from February 27 until March 3, 2018.

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Lambago Art Awards honor local artists, celebrate their works
by: Angelo Lorenzo

Art flourishes in Cagayan de Oro, and it comes in many forms as diverse as its people. In light of the National Arts Month, many passionate individuals whose artistic excellence continually supports this culture were honored and recognized during the Lambago Art Awards, one of this year's many highlights in the Xavier Center for Culture and the Arts' (XCCA) Panaghugpong: Xavier Ateneo Arts Festival.

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Circulo de Arte presents ‘Pitik’ exhibit at Museo de Oro
by: Trisha Monceda Pates and Kate Angel Leigh Largo

Forming part of Panaghugpong 10: Xavier Ateneo Arts Festival, in celebration of the National Arts Month, artists' group Circulo de Arte collaborated with Museo de Oro to put up the “Pitik” exhibit.

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Vivo celebrates Chinese New Year with CNY Photo Contest
by: Vivo PR

To celebrate the Chinese New Year this 2018, Vivo has launched a special photo contest with well-known lifestyle bloggers for a first taste. Held February 3 and 4 at Binondo, Manila, Vivo invited 18 lifestyle bloggers for an eventful photo walk around the oldest China town in the world.

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HULAGWAY opens at CU Museum of 3 Cultures
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Multi-dimensional artist Nicolas P. Aca, Jr. has opened his first solo exhibit at Capitol University’s Museum of 3 Cultures with a gallery featuring portraits of Cagayan de Oro’s past and present city schools division superintendents. Dubbed “HULAGWAY"(or Picture in Bisaya), the exhibit was officially opened last 16 February 2018 with friends and luminaries in the academic, arts and culture fields in attendance. It will run until the end of the month.

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CDO-Norfolk High School Student Summer Exchange Program – Deadline for Applications extended to February 28, 2018
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The Cagayan de Oro Secretariat of the Cagayan de Oro-Norfolk Sister Association has extended the applications for its first student exchange program to Wednesday, 28 February 2018.

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