DTI’s Go Lokal signs MOA with Enchanted Kingdom

The Department of Trade and Industry signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the biggest and leading theme park in the Philippines, Enchanted Kingdom (EK) for its Go Lokal Store Project.here EK is one of the first retail players that supported the Go Lokal Store Project of DTI which primarily aims to extensively promote products through provision of store space that will offer locally-made quality products of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) from across the country. At present, EK selected 25 MSME suppliers from various regions that will be featured in the said theme park.
The Go Lokal project is an initiative to give greater market access to MSMEs. It makes available the best of Philippine products to the domestic market and growing demand from the tourism industry. The Go Lokal Project is part of the One Town, One Project (OTOP) program of DTI. Go Lokal stores will be soon located in malls, ports of entry and tourists spots in partnership with the private sector.

DTI Undersecretary Nora K. Terrado led the signing ceremonies with Mr. Mario O. Mamon, Chairman and President of Enchanted Kingdom. Also present during the signing ceremonies were Mrs. Cynthia R. Mamon, COO of Enchanted Kingdom; DTI- Bureau of Domestic Trade Promotion Director Rhodora M. Leano and Assistant Director Marievic M. Bonoan; and Ms. Cheri Consunji, Merchandising Head of Enchanted Kingdom.

“DTI has been working to bring Go Lokal to different consumer-frequented areas to further showcase to the domestic market the quality and world-class MSME products from various regions,” said Undersecretary Terrado.
After the signing ceremony, the formal launch of the Go Lokal store at the Pugad retail area of Agila Theater was held on December 14 in Santa Rosa, Laguna. Enchanted Kingdom also simultaneously launched the Agila Theater which boasts of the largest screen in Southeast Asia and the latest immersive 4-D motion theater technology that will feature the stunning beauty of the Philippines while simulating an interactive flying experience.


Century Park Hotel is All Set for 2017!

Your home away from home, Century Park Hotel, is going big this New Year’s Eve with extravagant lineup of surprises and treats.


As part of its annual campaign to spread holiday cheers to its patrons, Century Park Hotel is hosting “Let’s go for 41!” a New Year countdown party to welcome 2017 and the hotel’s 41st year in business. The hotel is all set for this grand event happening on the night of December 31st.
“Welcoming everyone at the hotel to celebrate joyous events like the New Year is a passion everyone at Century Park Hotel has been gladly organizing for decades. The hotel is turning 41 in 2017 and we are delighted to embrace a new year of fine service and good relations with our patrons old and new,” shared Century Park Hotel’s GM, Anthony Tan.


The festivity will kick off as early as 9 in the evening at the main lobby, the Atrium Lounge, and the hotel’s popular bar, Top of the Century. For a P1, 500 ticket, guests will be regaled with a cocktail buffet, two standard drinks and entries to exciting raffle prizes. Early birds will get special freebies.


Subject to slot availability on the day and for a minimum beverage consumption of P350, customers of popular buffet dining, Cafe in the Park, and Japanese restaurant, Century Tsukiji, will get free passes to either of the parties.


The hotel arranged two countdowns that will simultaneously take place at both special venues. Chanteuse Irene Soriano and pianist Bobby Cabral will keep it a lively and memorable night as they provide musical entertainment at the Top of the Century. Other artists will be present to liven up the Atrium Lounge. 


Located at Malate, Manila, Century Park Hotel is at the heart of culture, business and tourism district and is one of the finest hotels in the city that hosts several themed events for all occasions.


For reservations and inquiries, contact (02) 528-5907 or email foodbev@centurypark.com.ph.


The 7-Eleven Run Series

From attracting serious runners to recreational walkers all over  the country, 7-Eleven Philippines’ hugely popular Run Series will once again take over Skyway and Filinvest City on February 5, 2017 for a day of fitness, family, freebies and all out fun.save-the-date

The 7-Eleven Run Series has been gaining momentum since it started in 2013. With more than 12 thousand participants last year, Run 2017 promises to be the biggest and most exciting of the series yet! Run 2017 will feature eight categories for runners to choose from. The 42KM, 21KM, 16KM, 10KM, and 10KM Buddy Run categories will see participants sweeping through Filinvest City and the Skyway, while the 5KM, 3KM and 500M Kids Run will be held along Filinvest City. Continue reading


I am on The MApp

LJ Reyes unveiled a project she’s been working on for quite some time—the Smart Mommy App or MApp. Over on Instagram, the actress-turned-app-creator can’t help but reminisce and remember all the effort she poured into the app. 

She proudly says that It’s been months of hardwork and headaches, but it’s definitely worth it! From being just an idea MApp is now ready to serve and help all parents out there. She is forever grateful to the people who from the beginning supported her idea which she thought was initially a crazy idea. She credits and thanks her boyfriend Paolo Contis who paused and encouraged her to start building her dream and vision.

And the most important reason she did this according to her “how can I not thank my little one who has been my ultimate inspiration! Aki my love you have brought so much joy to mommy’s life and I cannot put into words how grateful I am to God for your presence in my life! In everything I do, you are my reason! God provides for me so I can provide for you, so I can take good care of a precious

MApp is a mobile application and online community that aids mommies. With just a swipe and tap from the list of sponsor child and family oriented establishments and activities, it equips mommies (and daddies – everyone!) with the perfect tool whether for emergencies or just for creating a memorable time with the family.

You can download it on Android via Google Play and on iOS via Apple Store for free! Plus their website is also an online bulletin board and community for sharing news, information and even personal stories, which aims to build a community that supports each other through parenthood.

I highly recommend it so download it now!
More information about MApp:
Website: www.mapp.com.ph
Facebook: www.facebook.com/MAppPH

Instagram: www.instagram.com/mapp.ph