September 4, 2017

Press Releases

Aliw Awards’ Hall of Famer Bambanti Festival showcased the “Victory of Isabela Spirit” (Tagumpay ng Pusong Isabela) in a week-long celebration of creative concepts and images this year held at Isabela Provincial Capitol Compound from January 21 to 26.

This is the first time in over 30 years that scheduled direct flights from Manila to Camiguin will be offered.  Skyjet’s flights provide the fastest way travel to Camiguin with air travel time of one hour and 15 minutes.

A good feast will not be possible without a Pinoy food every Juan grew up eating. Now that the Christmas season is fast-approaching, this is the perfect time to give a traditional Filipino cuisine a reborn.

A good feast will not be possible without a Pinoy food every Juan grew up eating. Now that the Christmas season is fast-approaching, this is the perfect time to give a traditional Filipino cuisine a reborn.

“For the past 30 years, we work closely with Filipino bakers to grow their business. I think
what we are the proudest of is that we work with all kind of bakeries from the smallest
“panaderia” to quick service restaurants and chain bakeries. We don’t discriminate.”

Although appreciated for its fine flavor, the laborious tradition in which sukang tuba is produced seems to be disregarded by many. To gather this pure, sweet and nutritious fluid, called tuba or coconut floral sap, farmers climb up the top of the oldest and tallest coconut trees twice a day to snip the stem and catch the slow drip in their vessel. The collected fluid is then fermented and made into natural vinegar.

Pioneer Adhesives has lauded the role of its distributors in becoming a leader in its industry,
helping deliver quality service, reliable industrial and household products to its valued
customers in the country.

With the presentation of a new product, the Adlai Paella Kit, Mama Sita’s promoted healthy eating at the latest agricultural events held during the last week of August. Adlai or pearl barley is a gluten-free alternative to rice. It is a filling grain that has a chewy and firm bite, similar to grains of white corn when cooked.

The Expanded National Integrated Protected Area Systems (ENIPAS) Act of 2018 strengthens protection and adds more than 100 legislated protected areas in the Philippines, including the Philippine Rise Marine Resource Reserve.

President Rodrigo Duterte signed Republic Act 11038, the E-NIPAS Act of 2018, into law, which adopts strong amendatory measures to the 24-year old National Integrated Protected Area Systems (NIPAS) Act.

May 2, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

Mama Sita's Araw-Ihaw Caravan recently gathered pork lovers at the Blue Baywalk, Pasay City, satiating their summer cravings through Filipino-favorite pork barbecue prepared with Mama Sita's Barbecue Marinade—“One Bote, One Buhos, One Babad.”

April 26, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

Romulo Café welcomes the summer season with the late General Carlos P. Romulo’s favorite dessert, Halo Halo. Prepared with ingredients that Filipinos love, this frosty delight will satiate, beyond doubt, both the sweet and cold cravings this season.

April 18, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

The special anniversary event, “Tokyo Disney Resort® 35th ‘Happiest Celebration!’” will take place from April 15, 2018 through March 25, 2019. This major celebration marks the 35th anniversary of the Grand Opening of Tokyo Disneyland® Park.

April 5, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

Pioneer Adhesives, Inc. attained another milestone as they bag the Silver Anvil Award in the 53rd Anvil Awards happened on March 23, 2018, recognizing their community outreach program “Grupo Sapatero” under the Public Relations Programs directed at Specific Stakeholders category.

April 3, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

Sitaw guisado, kare-kareng gulay, barbecue salad. These were just some of the appetizing vegetable dishes served by Mama Sita’s during the Sikat Pinoy National Food Fair held last March 14-18 at the Mega Trade Hall.

March 23, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

Republic Chemical Industries (RCI), Inc., known for its famous brands such as Pioneer Epoxies, Mighty Bond and Pioneer Pro construction chemicals, has formally announced its change of corporate name to Pioneer Adhesives, Inc.

February 7, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

The Department of Tourism - Los Angeles’ (DOT-LA) recently held a 10-day culinary tour in the Philippines for Fil-Am Chefs and LA media, which aimed to familiarize the young people on the many facets of Philippine food and culture.

February 7, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

For car enthusiasts and travellers, particularly in a middle of heavy volume traffic, mechanical breakdowns are always the worst rival; machine failure is inevitable even with the strikingly new auto cars, or with the latest brand of motorcycle bikes.

February 6, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

Cauayan City, Isabela was recently adjudged as the overall winner of this year's vibrant BAMBANTI FESTIVAL 2018, concluded with the top billing theme: “ISABELA KONG MAHAL” (Isabela, My Beloved Land). 

February 1, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

Food aficionados and believers in the the power of food to usher in favorable fortune, will have luck on their side when Waterfront Manila Pavilion Hotel ushers in the Year of the the Dog.

February 1, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

When Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino opened in 1998, it immediately caused a sensation for being the biggest hospitality and leisure facility in the flourishing city.

January 19, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino rings in 2018 with a great milestone, acquiring the recognition as one of the five Philippine recipients of the prestigious 1st MICE Venue Standard Award, Hotel Category Setting. 

January 18, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

Teresita 'Mama Sita' Reyes commemorative postage stamps were recently issued by Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost), gathering Mama Sita family and relatives, stamp collectors, and distinguished guests in an intimate and formal launch in Manila Central Post Office.

January 15, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

At the helm of Waterfront hotels’ well-organized operations are four seasoned hoteliers whose vast knowledge of the hotel industry have made the chain the foremost Filipino hotel and hospitality brand.

January 15, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

Pioneer Adhesives Inc., makers and distributors of Pioneer Contact Bond recently celebrated the holiday season by honoring the efforts and drive of the “Simpleng Sapatero” of Marikina City, through Grupo Sapatero Christmas Party.

January 12, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

Gearing up this 2018 is the annual Bambanti Festival, back with this year’s theme: “ISABELA KONG MAHAL” (Isabela, My Beloved Land), depicting Isabeleños’ ardent love for the land of their birth through various creative concepts and images.

January 2, 2018 - PRESS RELEASE

Pioneer Adhesives Inc., formerly Republic Chemical Industries, Inc. a leader in the marketplace, recently celebrated the Pioneer Adhesives National Conference FY18 at the elegant Hennan Resorts, Alona Beach, Bohol.

December 4, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino recently opened the doors of the majestic Pacific Grand Ballroom for Cebu’s biggest wedding exhibit and fashion show titled “Cebu Wedding Expo 2017: Walk Me Down to the Waterfront”. 

November 22, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

The warmth and joy of Yuletide find sublime expression in the holiday dinners that gather family and friends together. It is this kinship that inspired the culinary artists of the Waterfront Hotels & Casinos to create the scrumptious holiday feasts for Christmas and New Year.

November 7, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

Mama Sita Foundation, with its continuous support to the Cultural Heritage Program, recently joined the students of Ateneo de Manila University in their sixth edition of annual dinner gathering entitled “Ilocano Recipes for a Warmer Planet” at Victorino’s Restaurant, Quezon City.

October 26, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

In the memoirs of the late General Carlos P Romulo, he recalled the joy of childhood Christmases, "the feasting and parties . . . midnight mass on Christmas Eve in the old church made mystical by the glow of candles and fragrance of incense . . . and the sense of being safe with all one's family in the presence of God."

October 23, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

With the expected 10 percent increase in tourist arrivals in 2017, the Philippine tourism industry is, without question, seeing an upsurge. This projected growth has brought about an analogous growth in the hotel industry, inspiring established brands to expand and enhance their facilities. 

October 19, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

This year marks the 100th birth anniversary of Philippine culinary icon Teresita “Mama Sita” Reyes. On September 29, guests of all ages were gathered at the UP Film Center to witness Harana Para Kay Mama Sita, a musical event honoring the joyous life of the country’s favorite Ina.

October 18, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

Romulo Café recently celebrated its “Happy Hour” with an intimate gathering, taking pulutan international as former general Carlos P. Romulo would. 

July 25, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

Romulo Café recently celebrated its “Happy Hour” with an intimate gathering, taking pulutan international as former general Carlos P. Romulo would. 

July 15, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

Few hotels can lay claim to the distinction of being at the center of it all. One of them is Waterfront Hotels and Casinos. 

July 12, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

An essential part of the Waterfront hotel experience is food... the fine flavors that give pleasure and the sensations of luxury that it evokes. 

June 22, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

The Mama Sita Foundation recently donated commemorative stamps and cookbooks to Cebu City Public Library, honoring the 100th Birth Anniversary of the nation’s culinary icon figure Teresita "Mama Sita" Reyes.

June 20, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

Pernod Ricard recently held its 7th consecutive edition of “Responsib’All Day” wherein 18,500 of their employees spent a day away from their daily tasks to focus on how they can “live together, better” with the communities surrounding them.

May 25, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE

In celebration of Teresita “Mama Sita” Reyes’ 100th birth anniversary, the Mama Sita Foundation has collaborated with Adarna House in publishing the Special Mama Sita’s Centennial Edition of What Kids Should Know About Filipino Food.