Entries by aliyya sawadjaan

Unlocking the future with smart electronic locks

Nowadays, we recognize the benefits of technology and being digitally connected, though we sometimes tend to focus on the disadvantages of technology. Technology offers convenience to our daily lives. It allows us to accomplish things faster and helps us to increase our productivity. In terms of physical security, technology helps keep families and our homes […]

Century Properties, Mitsubishi build 1,640 homes in San Pablo, Laguna

With the success of its 20-hectare affordable housing community in Lipa, Batangas, PHirst Park Homes, Inc. (PPHI) — the joint venture company of Century Properties Group and global business enterprise Mitsubishi Corporation — launched in March an 18.5-hectare development in San Pablo, Laguna. The project will have 1,640 units totalling P2.7 billion, and bears the […]

Getting the right loan in times of emergency

Two major earthquakes, the strongest we’ve felt in years, rocked the country recently — a magnitude 6.1 quake in Zambales, followed by a magnitude 6.5 quake in Eastern Samar less than 24 hours apart from each other — both of which caused major damage on buildings and other structures and death. These two recent quakes […]

Escape to this oasis in Bohol and be relaxed

The past two months have been the hottest experienced by Filipinos, with temperatures averaging between 36 and 38 degrees Celsius. It also doesn’t help that Metro Manila has become so congested as of late that the sweltering heat and sweaty feeling brought by urbanization have become even more unbearable. To recharge and be relaxed, why […]

Sid Consunji: His portfolio? Look around you!

(This week starts a series of profiles on the country’s heads of real estate companies and related fields, and their influence on our cities and our lives.) Sid Consunji walks into the room in his slippers and crewneck shirt, and immediately apologizes for being late. No, he was not late, we tell him — we […]

Tourism can boost new business ventures

Deemed as a dream destination, the Philippines is truly blessed with generous attractions. With this advantage, tourism is a driver for the country’s economic growth. The Philippines is gifted with over 7,600 islands to explore. As an archipelagic country in Southeast Asia, the true beauty of the Philippines is in its rich natural resources and […]

Growing the future at Robinsons’ Gateway Regency Studios

Gateway Regency Studios is a project designed from innovative ideas, specifically attuned to market trends but more importantly tailored-fit to serve an individual’s future growth needs in various aspects of their life. At the 29-story residential condominium, unit owners are empowered to grow their respective careers, lifestyles, homes, and investments. The community combines the essential […]

Philsteel’s Galvalume 55 gets PS Mark from DTI

Galvalume 55, an innovative product of the Philsteel Group, was recently awarded the first and only PS Mark in the hot-dip AL/ZN metallic coated steel for roofing category by the Department of Trade and Industry based on PNS 67:2014. The issuance of the PS Mark substantiates the premium quality of Galvalume 55, which conforms to […]

A tranquil way of life at Tagaytay Highlands’ Yume

Zen living as a distinctive Japanese way of life is an ideal that more and more people are embracing in their search for a life tucked in simplicity and with a deep sense of closeness to nature. Japanese-inspired architecture and lifestyle are being adopted all over the world by individuals that desire genuine peace of […]