By Paowie Kan
The staff of Bronuts in Makati called up Excelmed Generics Drugstore in Bambang, Manila, to order medicines for the typhoon victims. When they went to pick up their order, the Bronuts people realized that not only did the drugstore give a discount, it also added almost P3,000 worth of medicines to the original order, free, for the survivors of Supertyphoon “Yolanda.”
By Raoul J. Chee Kee
It may be more compact than their sprawling space in Mactan, Cebu, but the newest showroom of Kenneth Cobonpue in Makati is much larger than other furniture stores. The space, located on the ground floor of The Residences at Greenbelt on Arnaiz Street (Pasay Road) carries many of the industrial designer’s popular pieces.
By Frances Mangosing
If you want a place that evoke happy, Christmas feelings, a little store in Jupiter Street in Makati is just that.
By Clinton Palanca
Perhaps the most peculiar meal I’ve had in recent memory was at Mitsuyado Sei-Men, a ramen restaurant on Jupiter Street in Makati.
My Chair RocksBy Conchita C. Razon
It’s official! The lights are up in Makati. There’s no escaping it. My favorite singer says, “You Can’t Stop Christmas.” Oh, how that inexorable countdown haunts us. The evening news has it; the social networks, street advertising and the newspapers all tick away our remaining shopping days. Just when we think we are done, they tell us to “check it out twice” and all that hype about naughty or nice.
By Joyce Socao-Alumno and Ramil Gulle
What first comes to mind when we think about the City of Makati? For some, it would be the Ayala Center, the modern commercial and retail hub that encloses both the Glorietta and Greenbelt Malls, as well as the Ayala Museum and the beautiful pocket parks in the area. For others, Makati City reminds them [...]
MANILA, Philippines – The city of Makati launched its official health and wellness travel map that features the city’s premier hospitals, clinics, spas, and wellness centers, presenting it to stakeholders in Makati’s tourism and healthcare sectors. The Official Map published by HIM Communications provides visitors and residents a handy guide for navigating through the city’s [...]
By Marina Benipayo
After months of preparation and hard work, budding designers Kirby Cruz, Gabbie Sarenas, Geoff Zordilla, Nicee Atienza and Vince Tolentino claimed their reward when they presented their inspired creations at the recent SoFA Graduation Show, held at The Loft at Manansala in Rockwell, Makati. Fashion designer and batch mentor Gerry Katigbak directed the event, assisted [...]
When you hear that passion and soul, feel its beating emotion and sense the impeccable work that went into making it — you know that’s jazz. From this same foundation of artistry and masterful creation comes an exciting new development from the good guys at SM Development Corporation (SMDC) — the much-awaited Jazz Residences. This [...]