Entries by aliyya sawadjaan

Remitly launches new home at Greenfield Tower

As a concrete manifestation of its business growth in the Philippines, Remitly Inc. formally inaugurated its new office at Greenfield Tower, a landmark state-of-the-art office building at Greenfield District in Mandaluyong City. Leading the grand launch were Remitly CEO and co-founder Matt Oppenheimer and television personality and Remitly ambassador Kim Atienza. Greenfield president and chairman […]

Efficiency is everything

As a retailer, taking a considerable grit in growing our businesses is a must. While there are several business growth strategies, putting an extra effort in providing excellent customer service can give a real advantage over other businesses. Once a customer is satisfied with certain products and services we give them, they’ll have no reason […]

Buntal hat-inspired structure earns a spot in World Architecture awards

Alero Design Studio, an architecture and interior design firm founded by sibling-designers architect Jaemi Cruz and interior designer Jesy Cruz in 2015, was shortlisted at this year’s World Architecture Festival (WAF), the world’s largest interactive global architectural awards and industry event. Joining them in their bid was Eunice Vibal, lead designer and partner at Alero Design […]

Verano Greenhills gives a glimpse of urban luxury

How would one feel living in a high-end and exclusive residence where modern comforts and premium experiences are within reach? Verano Greenhills gives a glimpse of this urban luxury through its newly opened showroom. Located at the ground floor of Richbelt Tower in Annapolis St., Greenhills, San Juan City, the showroom features a one-bedroom model […]

Philmetal’s Galvaframe System receives AITECH accreditation

Philmetal Products, Inc. one of the country’s pioneers in delivering global-class quality building products, recently received its new certificate for the innovative Galvaframe System during the Accreditation of Innovative Technologies for Housing (AITECH) ceremony held at the HTREX Bldg., NHA Compound in Diliman, Quezon City attended by officers from Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council […]

Int’l-branded residences: Are they worth their price?

You see them around the world, from Hong Kong and Singapore to North America, Europe and, in recent years, Manila: international luxury hotel brands that have diversified into residences. Shangri-La is one such brand. Shang Properties — an affiliate of Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts and Kerry Properties Limited, one of Hong Kong’s largest property investment and […]

AboitizLand expands 25 years of foothold with new residential area

Celebrating its 25th year of building communities, real estate developer AboitizLand continues to expand in Central Luzon with the launch of Ajoya in Pampanga. The mid-market residential development is the third Ajoya community to be launched in Central Luzon within a year, and AboitizLand’s fifth residential project in Luzon. “With our solid credentials in Cebu […]

Mitsukoshi: From Japan’s shogun era to modern-day Manila

Underneath the main street of Tokyo’s Nihombashi area and connected to the subway station is an artwork that runs several meters long on one wall. It illustrates life above the street during Japan’s Tokugawa Shogunate or Edo period — houses, stores, shoppers, merchants with carts and goods balanced on a stick over their shoulders. Hundreds […]