Renovating Considerations

Whether it is a room you are looking to give a makeover or the whole house getting a major fix, primary considerations are the cost of the project and how deep your financial resources will allow you to spend.

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Music Shopping

Is it an unusual idea for you to do your music instrument shopping online? I happen to know a few people who have been doing this for some time. Aside from getting hold of a reliable supplier, it is also of utmost importance that you make sure that you canvas diligently Read the rest of this entry »

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Manulife Advisers Achieve Golden Global Standard for Better Client Care

Manulife Philippines is celebrating its insurance advisers attaining an internationally-recognized standard for client care and service. More than 30 Metro Manila-based advisers were awarded the Registered Financial Consultant (RFC), a global certification set by the International Association of Registered Financial Consultants (IARFC), the worldwide association for financial planners, based in Ohio, U.S.A. 
The advisers studied for the qualification at the Manulife Learning and Development Center in Chatham House, Makati City. Key topics included financial planning, risk management, education and estate planning, retirement and tax planning. All courses are taught by RFC-certified faculty, following the rigorous international curricular program of the IARFC.

Mr. Ryan Charland (center, seated), President and Chief Executive Officer of Manulife Philippines, is joined by members of Manulife Philippines Agency Training and Development Department (ATDD) at the Manulife Philippines headquarters in Makati City. Others in photo are Ms. Rogie Bertol, Senior Assistant Vice President and Head of Training, Manulife Philippines ATDD (seated, 4th from left) and Mr. David Grant, Senior Vice President and Chief Agency Officer, Manulife Philippines (seated, 4th from right) 

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Quipper School Helps Raise NAT Scores

Quipper, an education technology company headquartered in London with offices in Manila, today announced that NAT scores at Valenzuela City Science High School have improved significantly as a result of using Quipper School in 2014, when compared to scores from the previous year.

Quipper School, an online education platform which connects teachers and students, was launched in January 2014 in the Philippines and is now being used by over 5,000 teachers across the country. Mr. Roderick Francisco, a teacher from Valenzuela Science City High School, used Quipper School in early 2014 to teach over 400 of his students in preparation for NAT 2014. As a result, Mr. Francisco has noted significant improvements, with an overall score improvements of 13%, and an outstanding result in English, where the scores rose by 25%.

Quipper NAT

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Internet shopping

One of the many convenience of internet is making the common things easier. We used to have to travel miles upon miles to get hold of the things that we need. Now we only need to go to the right website, click on the thing that we need and shop away. Read the rest of this entry »

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Musical Instruments Online

You just got to love the convenience of online shopping. This is the one thing we can all make use of in this tech-age. It is even neater that we can actually purchase musical instruments Read the rest of this entry »

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Online Shopping with Free Shipping Feature

Speaking of online shopping, if you are frugal like me, you will want to wait for promos that carry with it Free Shipping or better yet, go to an online shopping website that is not just reliable but also has a feature that won’t require you to pay for the shipping. Very often, especially when you are buying overseas, the shipping fee is what will hurt your pocket the most.

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The practicality of online shopping

When it comes to shopping for things that we need, it is always fun to go to a physical store to choose from available choices and try them out ourselves. But if you have gone practical like I do, you’d consider internet shopping. It can be fun too, without much hassle and I don’t have to spend money on gas. Which gives me more value for money, truth be told.

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Things to Remember When You Buy Tires Online

It is a given that you know what kind of tires you should get for your car. If if doubt, make sure to check with your car manufacturer. When you already have your parameters jotted down, survey by checking out reviews of actual users. Read the rest of this entry »

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Solaire Resort and Casino Unveils its New Plane Livery

Solaire Resort and Casino, the Philippines’ premier integrated resort, in partnership with Air Asia unveils a breakthrough branding project in the Philippines.

Solaire again raises the bar as it wraps its brightly colored livery on Air Asia’s popular Airbus A320, which is scheduled to embark on its maiden flight this July.  Solaire is the first-ever consumer brand in the country to fully wrap and brand a commercial airline, with an underlying thrust of further promoting tourism in the Philippines and in greater Asia.

This dynamic collaboration between Solaire and Air Asia represents another step forward in an on-going journey towards providing modern travel and leisure experiences for its customers, with a fresh new approach to their target market.  This partnership will facilitate more passenger and cargo traffic in both regional and domestic flights, and foster stronger trade, cultural and tourism ties within Asia.

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