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SM ushers in the New Year with “Beacon of Hope” spectacle

AS the year draws to a close, SM Supermalls lights up the sky with a heart-warming visual spectacle themed as “Beacon of Hope” to welcome 2021 in high spirits.  Released on SM Supermalls Facebook page on New Year’s Eve, the Beacon of Hope video shows select SM malls across the country illuminating the night with […]

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Pagdiriwang ng Kapistahan ng Lungsod Batangas, nilimitahan

ISANG simpleng motorcade na lamang sa karangalan ng Mahal na Patrong Sto. Niño sa Enero 7 at Banal na Misa sa Enero 16, 2021 ang nakatakdang isagawa ng pamaha-laang lungsod ng Batangas para sa pagdiriwang ng kapistahan ng lungsod bilang pag-iingat laban sa COVID-19. Ito ay ayon sa Executive Order No. 50, s. 2020 ni […]

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BDO, SM to hold first virtual ‘Pamaskong Handog 2020’ in honor of overseas Filipinos

EVEN amid the new normal, BDO and SM Supermalls are finding ways to continue its annual tradition of paying tribute to overseas Filipinos (OFs) and their families during the Christmas season. The companies said that this year, the much anticipated “Pamaskong Handog” will be held as a virtual event; online but still full of star-studded […]

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Home school advice from SM

AS the schoolyear begins with online and blended learning innovations, home schooling takes on a different meaning for today’s kids. And they will be needing all the tools to stay smart, creative, and productive from SM Stationery and Gadgets Hub, your one-stop shop for your homeschool needs. SM Stationery has a wide selection of school […]

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Smart gives away tuition money, free gadgets and data load, boosting e-learning

TELECOMMUNICATION giant Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), PLDT’s wireless subsidiary, is giving away nearly half a million pesos in cash to defray tuition expenses, as well as free laptops and tablets, and data loads to help Filipino students get on with the new normal of e-learning. This is made possible by the recently launched ‘Balik Tuition […]

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Going bike-friendly at the SM Malls

LONG known for its health and environmental benefits, biking has since emerged as a choice way to commute during the recent pandemic. With bicycles becoming more widely used, SM Supermalls through SM Cares is creating bike-friendly infrastructures and facilities to give the growing number of bike commuters and enthusiasts a safe, convenient, and enjoyable experience. […]

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Shop and Play as Toy Kingdom goes online

KIDS and kids at heart can now enjoy an amazing shopping experience with Toy Kingdom’s recent launching of its very own shopping website- www. toykingdom.com.ph. As one of the leading toy stores in the Philippines and the largest toy store chain in the Asia- Pacific region, Toy Kingdom continues to deliver its mission of providing […]

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Shop for your babies with SM’s call-to-deliver

THE little ones grow up so fast, and as they outgrow clothes as they stay home, Moms can relax as you can now have these delivered to your home with the SM Store’s Call to Deliver service. With this, you can shop for essential wear from SM Kids and SM Babies through your mobile and […]

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Gardening Essentials at SM Store and Ace Hardware

STAYING at home can be more worthwhile through gardening.  Whether it be for ornamentals or vegetables, gardening can improve physical, psychological, and social health, which can, from a long-term perspective, alleviate and prevent various health issues (Soga et al, 2016).  Aside from freshening the air and absorbing harmful radiation, live plants also give any indoor […]