Brian Poe to raise sustainability awareness through “A Sustainable Future” book

Philanthropist and public servant Brian Poe Llamanzares has proudly launched his first book, “A Sustainable Future,” which aims to be used as a basis for teaching a course on sustainability in the Philippines. The launch was successfully held at the Manila Hotel on Tuesday, November 29 hosted by Miss Grand International 2016 1st Runner Up, […]

Okada Manila supports the launch of Parañaque: A Mega City By the Bay coffee-table book

The Parañaque City government and Media Touchstone Ventures, Inc. (MTVi) launched its coffee-table book, Parañaque: A Mega City By the Bay last Sept. 15, 2022. The event was graced by Mayor Eric Olivarez, Congressman Edwin Olivarez, author Melandrew T. Velasco, and Okada Manila executives: Board Director, CFO, and Treasurer Hans Van der Sande, Board Director […]

Aboitiz Group bags multiple honors in Quill Awards

THE Aboitiz Group has received several honors at the Philippine Quill Awards, the country’s most prestigious awards program in the field of business communications.The accolades given by the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Philippines were the excellence award in the publications category for “Aboitiz 100th Anniversary Book: 100 Years of Advancing Business and Communities,” […]

Globe’s data privacy book for children among Best Reads in 7th National Children’s Book Awards

“Safe Space: A Kid’s Guide to Data Privacy,” a book developed and published by Globe and non-profit Center for Art, New Ventures & Sustainable Development (Canvas), has won as one of the best reads at the 7th National Children’s Book Awards (NCBA), the country’s premier award for locally-published children and young adult books.A board of […]

Creating in the time of the pandemic

Coffee table book documents art created under COVID-19’s cloud IF THERE was a shape to describe book illustrator and artist Jomike Tejido’s feelings during the early days of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) lockdown in 2020, it would be a roughly textured triangle. “My works were composed of triangles that are very disjointed and seeking […]

Tabada: Labyrinth

Don’t judge the book by its packaging. Yet, for the first time in five decades, I hesitated to unwrap a book, so enamored was I with the brown kraft paper wrapped around it like a drape of seaweed. I used to believe one discovered a book by happenstance: the stars aligned; actual bills, not receipts, […]

HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, Sports and Leisure Expo and World of Snacks open to public today

Fair runs under ‘Inspirational and Motivational Reading’ theme HONG KONG, July 14, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – The 31st HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), begins today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) and closes on 20 July. Running in tandem with the Book Fair are the HKTDC […]