Sinulog 2014: Maps and rerouting guides

 

Will you survive Sinulog 2014? Of course you will survive Sinulog 2014 by just deciding to wade into the crowd and go with the flow. Some enjoy it better this way.

But you might want to plan your adventure a little bit by browsing the maps below:


Solemn Procession on January 18, 2014
Vehicular traffic will be re-routed temporarily on the affected streets along the route of the solemn procession from Basilica del Sto. Niño, (along Osmeña Blvd.), left turn to D.

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All set for 20th PR Congress in Boracay, says PRSP president

The countdown to the most anticipated annual event in the public relations industry has begun. The Public Relations Society of the Philippines'  (PRSP) National PR Congress  – the venue where the most brilliant minds in public relations gather to share knowledge, experiences, and insights with people in various fields of marketing and public relations – opens in September.

This year, from September 27 to 28, the Paradise Garden, Resort Hotel and Convention Center in Boracay Island, Aklan is home to the 20th National PR Congress.

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Are we ready? ASEAN 2015 documents & related articles

To aid information dissemination  efforts in the Philippines on the ASEAN Community 2015, here are a few links to relevant documents and articles:

ASEAN 2015 -- implications of People's Mobility and Services by Mary Grace L. Riguer

This paper examines the readiness of Philippines for worker mobility within the region of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

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Symbol of Kindness at Cebu Cultural Center

[caption id="attachment_1530" align="alignright" width="365" caption="Top Cebu provincial officials led by Gov. Gwen Garcia (third from right) and Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale unveiled a huge sculpture of the Dandelion, known as the Symbol of Kindness, during the inauguration of the Cebu Cultural Center at the University of the Philippines Cebu Campus last August 12, 2011. Looking on is Russian Consul Armi Lopez Garcia and Russian sculptor Gregory Pototsky. The event demonstrates the deepening relationship between the peoples of the Philippines and the Russian Federation."][/caption]

[caption id="attachment_1531" align="alignright" width="365" caption="(From left) Russian Consul Armi Lopez Garcia, Cebu Gov.

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Cebu – Positioned as MICE destination

[caption id="attachment_1499" align="alignright" width="406"] After delivering his MICECON 2011 message, Philippine Tourism Secretary Alberto A. Lim (center) tours the One Cebu exhibition at the Cebu International Convention Center (CICC) on August 11, 2011 together with Cebu Gov. Gwen Garcia (left) and Central Visayas Tourism Regional Director Rowena Montecillo (right).[/caption]
Hon. Alberto A. Lim
Secretary, Philippine Department of Tourism

MICECON 2011 Opening Address
9:00 AM, 11 August 2011 (Thursday)
Good morning and welcome to all the participants and guests of the second Philippine M.I.C.E.

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RP as Russian entry point to ASEAN

"Think ASEAN," goes the title of one recent book of marketing guru Philip Kotler. The book advocates the rethinking of marketing strategies of Western countries and global corporations toward the "ASEAN community 2015."

This seems to be the direction as a 30-strong Russian delegation participates in the four-day Philippine Russian Business Forum and Exhibits that opens today (October 21, 2010) and ends on October 24, 2010.

Here is an excerpt of Ehda Dagooc's story today in The Freeman:
"The first Philippine-Russian business forum last year strengthened these ties.

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