The story of SM Supermalls as told by Steven Tan

SM Supermalls first foray into malls began with SM City North Edsa in 1985, with a gross floor area of 120,000sqm. The first SM mall initially only featured an SM Department Store and the first SM Supermarket. Eventually, we added more retail and F&B tenants. It took us another five […]

Megaworld’s Iloilo Business Park

With its colorful history and exciting destinations, Iloilo City has become a must-visit, must-experience spot among tourists and business travelers. The “City of Love” has awide range of reasons to fall in love with this Western Visayan city –  from its stunning tapestry of culture and heritage to its mouthwatering […]

Properties to see in Palawan

With the impending closure of Boracay, I wanted to highlight a few resorts in the Busuanga-Culion-Coron area that are worth considering. I’ve added a map which shows the three islands beside one another. The entire area is popularized as “Coron” but as we can see from the map, Coron is […]

I have my own doll!

Move over Barbie, I have my own doll! To my delightful amazement, Mhon Lumabe, a Filipino working in Brunei created two personalized dolls wearing miniature versions of my gowns by fashion designer Cherry Veric. Posted on his Instagram account @fashiondollbn, Mhon first made a replica of my white gown for […]

NetSolar : Game-changer in the Philippines’ fast-growing solar power industry

With the growing price of electricity, many homeowners are considering switching to solar energy. Philippine electricity prices have increased by around 50% in the last decade, and are expected to increase at a similar rate in the near future. With solar, you have locked in your energy costs for the […]

Ayala Malls Vertis North

The Ayala Malls opens another shopping and dining destination, the Ayala Malls Vertis North in Quezon City. Located in the up-and-coming central business and lifestyle district, Vertis North and right across the first large format hotel of the homegrown chain, Seda Hotel Vertis North, Ayala Malls Vertis North is the […]

Assumption HS 81 goes to Taiwan

Our high school days may have been many decades ago but our Assumption HS 81 batch remains as close knit as ever. We have chosen various life paths here and abroad but somehow managed to keep in touch. Apart from getting together for our Velada homecoming every five years, we […]

Brooklyn Beckham in Manila

You can somehow determine the age group of the people around you based on the topic of their conversations. For the past week, there have been only two hot topics in almost of all the hen lunches, cocktail parties and beer sessions in our city. For millennials, the arrival of […]