Mauricio Victa

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SNAP supports scholars in Cordilleras

SN Aboitiz Power (SNAP) Group rolled out its scholarship program last week, inking agreements with Benguet State University (BSU), University of the Cordilleras (UC), University of the Philippines (UP) Baguio, Isabela State University (ISU), and Ifugao State University (IfSU).

Smart gives Benguet Capitol access to Wi-fi

To improve the quality of connectivity for customers in Northern Luzon, PLDT wireless-subsidiary Smart Communications Inc. (Smart) has rolled out carrier-grade Smart Wi-fi across government offices, transportation hubs and tourist spots in Benguet, helping customers be more productive on the go.

Honoring IP culture and fallen heroes of Cordillera

TUBA, Benguet—Staying true to its commitment of support and respect for the culture of ethnic tribes, Philex Mining Corp. led a multisectoral parade and formal ceremonies held in Baguio City in celebration of the Indigenous Peoples’ Month and the 20th Anniversary of Indigenous Peoples’ Rights Act (IPRA).

Tuba, Benguet barangays join cleanup day

FIVE barangays in Tuba, Benguet, including San Pascual, Tadiangan, Nangalisan, Poblacion and Taloy Sur, have joined the 2017 International Coastal Cleanup recently, which aims to clean the polluted rivers affecting the marine environment.

Philex Mining managers urged to practice safety ‘at all times’

TUBA, Benguet—Saying that a leader always endorses safety measures, Philex Mining Corp. CEO and President Eulalio Austin Jr. challenged the company’s managers and supervisors to “reinvent the wheel” in thinking and defining strategies toward attaining the goal of zero fatality in the workplace, while achieving improved productivity.

SM engages services of forestry contractor

SM management commissioned the services of Deyan Construction to initially monitor the growth of the 30,000 agoho tree seedlings that were planted in Camp 7 and Santo Tomas area of the city-owned property and will plant the remaining 20,000 seedlings also in the same area this year. SM City Baguio management committed to plant a total of 500,000 tree seedlings spread over a 10-year period, equivalent to 50,000 tree seedlings annually starting this year, as part of its compensatory requirement of its mall expansion project even if the Department of Environment and Natural Resources required the management to plant 6,000 tree seedlings in lieu of the affected ones.

Hotel Luna: A work of elegance, history and hospitality in Vigan City

ILOCOS Sur’s Vigan City has been chosen as one of the Seven Wonder Cities of the World by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (Unesco) with plenty of reasons. Among them is what is considered a work of art, elegance and one-of-its-kind hospitality provided by Hotel Luna, one of the flagship destination hotels under the wings of Artstream Hospitality Management Group Inc. (AHMGI), and considered among the best hotels in the world, being a partner of World Hotels.