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Breeze ActivBleach Calls on Moms to Join 1Laba Day

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 / , , , ,

Breeze ActivBleach is treating mommies across the country to a day off from their laundry chores with the simultaneous nationwide event 1Laba Day happening on August 28. Moms in barangays throughout Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao are invited to head to 1Laba Day venues and let Breeze’s revolutionary ActivBleach take care of their stained clothes while they take part in exciting activities Breeze has in store for them to celebrate every mother’s hard work and love for her family.

With 1 Laba Day, Breeze aims to wash 1 million stains using Breeze ActivBleach, which removes even the toughest of stains in just one wash. Participating moms can enjoy their ultimate laundry day-off as Breeze treats them to various entertainment activities, while the Breeze Laba Ladies and Laba Machines, sponsored by campaign partners Electrolux, White Westinghouse, Whirpool and LG, will take care of washing their clothes.

Simultaneous 1Laba Day events will happen in Metro Manila (Pasig, Marikina, Quezon City, Pasay), North Luzon (Tarlac, Pangasinan), South Luzon (Laguna, Cavite), Visayas (Cebu), and Mindanao (Davao).

Rediscover Quezon City at Microtel by Wyndham UP Technohub

Saturday, August 23, 2014 / , ,

Business and leisure travelers have new reason to stay in Quezon City as the Philippines' largest international hotel chain makes its presence felt at UP-AyalaLand Technohub.

Microtel by Wyndham opens its latest hotel property at the booming IT and commercial development of UP-AyalaLand Technohubin Quezon City. This dynamic PEZA-listed area is home to technology and business incubators, research firms, BPOs, restaurants, and numerous commercial establishments.

A pioneer in the no-frills, back-to-basics, limited-service concept and the fastest growing – with 13 properties across the country since building its first at Hacienda Luisita in Tarlac 14 years ago – Microtel by Wyndham strategically positions itself at the center of any kind of hub, whether it be business or tourism. It is the sole Microtel by Wyndham franchise in Asia belonging to the Wyndham Hotel Group, the world’s largest and most diverse hotel company with over 7,500 hotels worldwide in 69 countries under 15 hotel brands.

Microtel by Wyndham UP Technohub, has 120 clean and secure guest rooms – decent-sized at 25 to 30 square meters big, enough space for guests to stretch and breathe in quiet luxury –in a six-story structure fronting Commonwealth Avenue. The hotel chain is also famously known for its chiropractor-approved mattresses.

With rooms overlooking the city or a courtyard garden, Microtel by Wyndham UP Technohub’s modern design complements industrial and environmental elements present around the thriving commercial development area. Millie’s Restaurant, one of only three in the country, serves as the hotel’s official dining facility. A function hall above the restaurantcan accommodate 150 people and is perfect for meetings and corporate events, as well as wedding receptions and social gatherings. In addition, there are three meeting rooms good for 30 persons.

Under president Jose Mari del Rosario, Microtel established their hotel properties all over the Philippine archipelago, providing a much needed jump-off point for tourists to discover the countryside and business professionals to expand their networks. “I am proud to say that we are the largest international hotel chain in the country. Our 100 percent Filipino management team has been successful in fusing Pinoy hospitality with Wyndham’s global standards,” he enthused.

The UP-AyalaLand Technohub was listed as an approved IT Park by PEZA in 2009 and is located across the tree-filled University of the Philippines Diliman campus. The area is within short distance of numerous government centers, restaurants, business establishments, shopping malls and specialty hospitals.

With Microtel's prime position at UP-AyalaLand Technohub, the hotel focuses onproviding guests a clean, comfortable, and secure accommodation at value rates.

Microtel UP Technohub is a joint venture between Aviso Holdings Inc., Grupo Alfaro Inc., and Andorra Investments Corp. along with Microtel Development Corp., and is located at UP-Ayala Land Technohub, Commonwealth Avenue, Diliman,Quezon City. For more information call telephone (+632) 8046-888 or email

Microtel by Wyndham® pioneered the no-frills hotel concept in the Philippines that targets the mid-market. Its approach is back-to-basics and focuses on providing consistently clean, comfortable, and secure accommodations at value rates. Microtel currently has 13 properties at Acropolis Q.C., Baguio, Batangas, Boracay, Cabanatuan, Cavite, Davao, General Santos, Manila, Puerto Princesa, South Forbes (near Nuvali, Sta. Rosa), Tarlac, and UP Technohub Q.C.  All Microtel by Wyndham hotels in the Philippines are managed by Microtel Development Corp., the hospitality arm of the PHINMA Group. For more information, call the Manila Sales Office at 899-7171, email or log on to

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Power Mac Center Offers Training Marathon for Apple Users in Davao

Thursday, August 21, 2014 / , , , , , ,

The journey to mastering Mac and iOS devices begins at Power Mac Center as the country’s most reliable Apple partner rolls out a series of training courses catering exclusively to students and young professionals in Davao.

The Power Mac Center Training Marathon in Davao aims to provide learning opportunities for Apple users in the region through instructional classes designed to equip participants with the essential skills to help them get the most from their favorite Apple devices.

“In keeping with its commitment to provide the highest quality of training education to Apple customers in the Philippines, Power Mac Center is proud to unveil the Training Marathon tailored to meet the needs of our select audiences quickly and effectively. This training series is a first for Power Mac Center and is a great chance to offer specialized knowledge on Mac and iOS devices,” said Power Mac Center Marketing Director Joey Alvarez.

Enhancing the learning process for the training series are in-depth lectures and discussions as well as hands-on exercises conducted by Apple Certified Trainers to ensure that trainees receive expert instruction and guidance per course.