PH hits more than double sales at Chinese expo 2019
Filipino exhibitors from 32 food companies participated in the second edition of CIIE gathered at the Philippine Food Pavilion during the China International Import Expo (CIIE). Joining the Philippine delegates were Undersecretary Abdulgani Macatoman of DTI-Trade Promotions Group together with other government officials from the Foreign Trade Service Corp, Center for International Expositions and Missions, DTI-Export Marketing Bureau and the Department of Agriculture, and partners from the Bank of China Manila. (Photo courtesy of DTI OSEC)

PH hits more than double sales at Chinese expo 2019

By THEPHILBIZNEWS STAFF SHANGHAI, CHINA – In a surprising record breaking sales compared to last year's performance, the Philippine exhibitors secured around US$300 million in sales at the 2nd China International…

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SM’s ‘BESTival’ in Olongapo showcases the best of Zambales and Tarlac
This giant mango pizza, measuring 10 feet by 16 feet, is being prepared by HRM students as part of the SM Supermalls’ campaign dubbed, ‘Zambales and Tarlac Food and Adventure BESTival, at the SM Olongapo Central recently. (Photo by Jason Joshua Garcia/THEPHILBIZNEWS)

SM’s ‘BESTival’ in Olongapo showcases the best of Zambales and Tarlac

By Jason Joshua Garcia The SM Supermalls recently showcased the “Zambales and Tarlac Food and Adventure BESTival” at the SM Olongapo Central mall, giving a glimpse of the best of…

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DOT, Globe partner to promote sustainable and digital tourism
From left: Globe Channel Management Group EVP Bernie Llamzon, Globe Chief Commercial Officer Albert de Larrazabal, Globe President and CEO Ernest Cu, General Luna Mayor Yayang Rusillon, Catangnan Barangay Captain Lito Saavedra , Globe myBusiness Senior Advisor Derrick Heng, Globe Business SVP Peter Maquera, and General Luna Administrative Officer Peejay Gorgonio.

DOT, Globe partner to promote sustainable and digital tourism

The Department of Tourism (DOT) and Globe have entered into a strategic partnership for the promotion and digital transformation of the Philippine Tourism industry while jointly advocating for the adoption…

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Novotel’s new Italian executive chef is all about quality
Novotel's new Executive Chef Massimiliano 'Massi" Pauletto explaining to the guests and media what are the exciting and mouthwatering food that Novotel Araneta has to offer to their guests. Photo By Monsi A. SerraNO/THEPHILBIZNEWS

Novotel’s new Italian executive chef is all about quality

Text and photos by Monsi A. SerranoVideo by Rowie E. CantubaItalian chefs typically forego elaborate preparations. They'd rather focus on simplicity and quality of ingredients, and by the time they're…

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Most authentic Oktoberfest celebration set at Solaire, Oct. 17-19
PROST! Cheers to the 81ST OKTOBERFEST which will be held on OCT. 14-17 at Solaire From left: German Club’s Michael Scheile, Michael Dinges Solaire’s Vice President of Culinary, Eiffelene Salvador, Tobias Rast, President of German Club Manila and Knut Becker, Solaire's Vice President of Food & Beverage

Most authentic Oktoberfest celebration set at Solaire, Oct. 17-19

Text and photos By Monsi A. Serrano With a promise of real feel and ambiance of how the Oktoberfest is being celebrated in Munich, Germany, Solaire Resort & Casino and…

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Eating ‘balut’ with style – and innovation!
A balut vending machine introduced by the Department of Science and Technology ensures the right temperature to keep the fertilized duck egg fresh and delicious. (Photo by Dr. Rebekka Volmer/THEPHILBIZNEWS)

Eating ‘balut’ with style – and innovation!

By Dr. Rebekka Volmer Gibberish blackish tiny duck head becomes visible after sipping down the “sabaw.” Red and greyish veins covering the egg yolk, giving the egg a dirty disgusting…

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Dominguez downplays inflation impact of African swine fever
Swine fever fears do not seem to impact one reputable establishment known for roasting pigs as it fulfills its lechon orders for the day in Quezon City. (Photo by Monsi A. Serrano/THEPHILBIZNEWS)

Dominguez downplays inflation impact of African swine fever

By Joann Villanueva Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has dismissed the impact of the African swine fever on domestic inflation rate, citing that consumers have alternatives to pork. “It’s a…

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