Automation Might Cause Massive Job Loss to BPO Workers by 2024

According to Cebu Daily News, around 800,000 could lose jobs in the next three to five years, unless workers learn or upgrade new and existing skills. Christopher Monterola, a professor of Asian Institute of Management said that, the emergence of artificial intelligence would have negative impact on jobs including the ones in the BPO industry. […]

Top 17 Recent and Upcoming Changes in Mactan Cebu International Airport (PHOTOS)

Probably one of the best travel-related news I heard these days is the current and upcoming renovations being done in our international airport here in Cebu. On the 16th of this month, I had the chance to participate in an airport tour headed by Andrew Harrison, Chief Executive Advisor of GMR-Megawide Cebu Airport Corporation.  We […]

Join Cebu International Travel Expo on July 23 to 25 (Press Release)

CEBU INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL EXPO (CITE), the biggest and the most anticipated travel show in Visayas region, will once again open its doors at Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino, Lahug on July 23-25, to gather thousands of trade visitors and travel enthusiasts in one place, Globa-link MP Events International Inc., (GLMP) is now its 6th […]

Get 1/2 Dozen of Krispy Kreme Original Glaze for Only Php78

Calling all Krispy Kreme lovers!  In celebration of Krispy Kreme’s 78th birthday, they will be having a one-day promo tomorrow, July 13, wherein all KK lovers can buy 1/2 dozen of its original glaze doughnuts for only Php78.00. You should show the KK crew that you installed your Krispy Kreme app in your smartphone (Android and […]

The Six Trendiest Places to Live in Asia

If you’re looking to settle down, or to visit somewhere new and exciting on the continent, why not add Olaya, Galle and Medan to your list of possibilities. From relaxing cafe cultures and world class cuisine, to watersports and beautiful architecture, these locations have a lot to offer. Global property portal Lamudi has compiled a […]

UPelikula 2015 Calls Out Aspiring Film-makers and Video Producers

Do you love creating videos and films? Are you aspiring to become a film-maker? Then you might be interested to join UPelikula 2015, a film-making contest that is launched by UP Cebu’s Mass Communication program. UPelikula 2015 calls out aspiring film-makers and video producers to join this year’s video production contest.  Prizes include Php10,000 (plus […]

CBSi 7th Anniversary: 7 Reasons to Celebrate! (Photos) #CBSi7

Time flies so fast. Our beloved blogging organization will be celebrating its 7th year of founding this Sunday, February 15 at Marriott Hotel.  February 14 is the actual founding anniversary but we’ll celebrate it on the 15th for the obvious reason that everyone is busy during the former. Cebu Bloggers Society 7 Years Ago From […]

Avalon is this Year’s Venue Host for the 7th Best Cebu Blogs Awards

Last year’s trophies Last year, Avalon hosted the venue for the 6th Best Cebu Blogs Awards.  This coming 7th of December, they will host again  the venue for the awarding night of our 7th year of recognizing Cebu’s finest bloggers.  We had a great awarding night in there last year and we look forward to […]

Harmonis Residences – Affordable House and Lot for as low as 7K Plus/Month

Photo Credit: Harmonis Residences Facebook Are you planning to buy a house and lot to be your future home, or perhaps as a property investment? Harmonis Residences is Citrineland Corporation’s very first residential subdivision project located at Lagtang, Talisay City, Cebu.  For at least Php7K  plus (the lowest monthly amortization either bank financing or PAG-IBIG) […]

Project Happiness Bakehouse Opens in Cebu

I used to just gawk at PH Bakehouse’s creations via Facebook because they were only exclusively distributed near Cavite area before.  Just lately, I was really surprised that the owners, Iris and Marcel Pulga, had officially opened their very first store here in Cebu.  Project Happiness Bakehouse opened their door to Cebuano customers last Saturday […]

Parkmall Celebrates Cebu Talents

Parkmall continues in giving recognition to homegrown Cebuano talents by having VISPOP artists Earl Andrei Ornopia, Kenneth Corvera, Johnever Canlom, Jerika Teodorico as featured guests on October 17 and 18 for their month-long anniversary celebration .  On October 24 and 25, BISROCK band The Agadiers will also jam with the mall goers.  Earlier this month, the […]

SKILLS Cebu Offers Guaranteed Employment for 500 Scholars

Photo Credit: www.flickr.com/photos/matchfitskills   SKILLS Cebu Offers Guaranteed Employment for 500 Scholars after they’ll past their trainings. The skills trainings are FREE because they have funds for 500 scholars but do not have the scholars/students. SKILLS is offering FREE Construction related TESDA training for: Carpentry NC II Masonry NC II Reinforced Steel Bar Installation, NC […]

La BUSA Italian Restaurant & Bar, Newly Opened Hangout Place for Italian Food Lovers

Last night I went to La BUSA Italian Restaurant & Bar with my CBSi pals to check out the newly opened place.  We were entertained by Stefano Quaquarelli, the chef and owner of the resto.  We had a good time checking their menu while catching up with each other. La BUSA is located at the […]

Help Victims of Childhood Abuse, Join Gaisano’s Fun Run on October 26, 2014

Run for your health and of course, for a Cause.   Gaisano Country Mall is organizing a fun run on October 26, 2014 to help children who are victims of abuse and cyber sex/pornography.  This is also to celebrate their 21st Anniversary.  All the proceeds of the activity will be given to C.U.R.E. Foundation, an organization […]

WellCome – A Budget Hotel with a Rooftop Pool #TravelReview2013 (Photos)

Note: This is part 6 of my #TravelReview2013 photo-blog post series.  Since I haven’t blog that much last year, I’m doing this series to feature all the travels I did on that year.  And, because my brain is still not yet ready for lengthy word combats, let all the photos do the talking. (: More […]

BE Resorts Mactan Lapulapu Cebu #TravelReview2013 (Photos)

Note: This is part 3 of my #TravelReview2013 photo-blog post series.  Since I haven’t blog that much last year, I’m doing this series to feature all the travels I did on that year.  And, because my brain is still not yet ready for lengthy word combats, let all the photos do the talking. (: BE […]

Mt. Manghilao – Danao’s Highest Mountain Peak #TravelReview2013 (Photos)

Note: This is part 1 of my #TravelReview2013 photo-blog post series.  Since I haven’t blog that much last year, I’m doing this series to feature all the travels I did on that year.  And, because my brain is still not yet ready for lengthy word combats, let all the photos do the talking. (: My […]

MUJI, a Brandless Japanese Store is now in Cebu

MUJI, an international Japanese lifestyle retail store, opened their first branch in Central Visayas on December 20, 2013.  It is located at the New Wing of Ayala Center Cebu, Level 2.  They offer unbranded yet high quality products and goods that are sold at reasonable prices. Minimalism and Recycling All MUJI’s products are manufactured and […]

Nominate Your Favorite Blogs for Best Cebu Blogs Awards 2013 #bcba2013

Do you know someone who writes online through a blog site? Do you have a favorite blogger you want to be recognized as one of Cebu’s finest? Then here’s your chance to help them get noticed.  Nominate your favorite blog by filling up this form.  This year’s contest mechanics and guidelines can be found here. […]

Lapu-lapu SuTukil Resto – A Big Rip Off! #ReviewTuesday

The day we returned here in Cebu from our Manila trip, dude and I already decided that we’ll eat at Sutukil.  The fact that I’ve already went to Sutukil (a seafood restaurant near Capitol) made me think that we’ll be dining at a nice restaurant with fresh and sumptuous seafood dishes in the menu.  But, […]

Are the Buildings Being Built in Cebu South Road Properties Can Withstand Earthquakes?

N.B.: That is the very question that keeps on popping in my head every time I pass by the area.  Are these buildings being built in SRP can withstand major earthquakes like those that happened in Japan? For sure the architects and engineers who were assigned to plan the layout of these buildings took proper […]

Lessons from the World Cities Summit 2012 in Singapore

Note: This guest post is written by Chrisley Ann Hinayas of Ramon Aboitiz Foundation.  Her article details the notes and observations of Ms. Evelyn Nacario-Castro, executive director of the Eduardo Aboitiz Development Studies Center of the Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc. during the recent World Cities Summit 2012, and her realizations on how much planning Cebu needs to […]

Cebu Grabs Again the Top 9 Spot for Tholon’s Best Outsourcing Destination

Note:  This is a guest post by a fellow blogger, Carol Wilson. Screenshot from Tholon’s Top 100 List This year, Tholons, a global outsourcing advisory firm, named Cebu number nine on its top 100 list of established outsourcing destinations. Cebu ranked higher than all other locations in the Philippines and most locations in India. Business […]

The Increasing Number of AIDS Victim in Cebu

This is a guest post by Lords Screwbero. Photo Credit: thirty86.com Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) or  HIV-AIDS is caused due to the Human immune deficiency virus (HIV). AIDS is a life threatening disease and a challenge for the medical world across the globe. The number of AIDS cases reported in a year is increasing in some […]

PR: CYCLE IN THE CITY A BTC FUN RIDE AND BIKEFEST

“The Cycle in the City, a BTC Fun Ride and Bikefest” is set to take place on June 16, Saturday, 2012.  It is open to all road bikers, mountain bikers, folding bikers, tandem bikers and BMX riders. Registration is only P150.  Participating riders will gather at the BTC grounds at 5:00AM and shall kick-off the […]