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Help unite the league with Jolly Kiddie Meal’s new DC Justice League collectibles

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Young ones can enjoy hours of awesome superhero adventures with the latest Jolly Kiddie Meal toys, the DC Justice League! Jolly kids can help unite the league by collecting Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, and Supergirl to fight evil forces and save the world.
With their super strengths and abilities, powerful gadgets, lightning fast speed, and special powers, the DC Justice League superheroes can truly make playtime more exciting for little heroes.
Let the Man of Steel float in the air as he watches over the city by assembling the base and placing Superman on top. Kids can let the Caped Crusader fight criminals by simply inserting discs inside the Batmobile and pressing down on Batman’s head to shoot the discs. The Flash can also run after escaped enemies while leaving a lightning trail behind. Simply hold the base firmly and push him forward to see the base light up as he runs.

Trust Wonder Woman to round up the bad guys without a sweat. Just insert the lasso into her hand an…

RCBC encourages consumers to take active actions towards account security

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The account safety and security of every banking consumer will always be the priority of any financial institution. Nowadays, many banks are improving their systems and taking active measures to prevent threats of loss, breach, or fraud to their clients’ bank account.
One of the largest commercial banks in the country, RCBC has long been recognized to be a trusted banking partner of many Filipinos. As it continues to put its customers first, it takes action to educate everyone about how they can help safeguard their accounts.
As a Bank customer, here are some simple practices you can follow to keep the integrity of your account:
Inform yourbank about changes in your personal information Just like how you should change your bank PIN to avoid fraudulent activities, personal details such as contact numbers, email addresses, and home addresses must also be updated as it helps the bank in making sure that information is securely delivered only to you.
Be aware of who you are speaking to Do n…

FEST OF THE BEST 2018

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Makati Street Meet is kicking it up a notch with Fest of the Best 2018! Zomato Philippines and Mercato Centrale are bringing gathering the best and most popular restaurants and food concepts in and around Metro Manila. 
Find your favorites:




Expect an evening filled with the most amazing food, great music and arts and activity for everyone. Time to level up on your foodie game and visit us on October 7, 2018 at Paseo De Roxas Street from 4PM to 10 PM. Makati Street Meet: Fest of the Best 2018 is brought to you by Zomato Philippines and Mercato Centrale, in partnership with Make It Makati, Globe MyBusiness, Novellino Wines, and ShopBack.


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RCBC widens its online fund transfer network, offers lower interbank transfer rateswith Instapay

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Many Filipinos today are turning to various digital platforms to make their everyday transactions quick and easy. Even local companies and organizations are shifting to online channels with programs that provide convenience and efficiency for their consumers.
Recently, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) has introduced the National Retail Payment System (NRPS) framework to help create a safe, efficient, affordable and reliable electronic payment system that is interconnected and inter-operable, to pave the way for the country’s transition to a cash-lite economy.
In support of this endeavor, RCBC further elevates its services to bring a more efficient and affordable way of sending and receiving money anytime and anywhere in the country, with Instapay. Through this partnership, RCBC expands its network for inter-bank fund transfer to more than 20 financial institutions - including Bancnet banks and Instapay partners – enabling their clients to do real-time electronic payments & cre…

The Itchyworms returns to Singapore to scratch an itch

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It  has  been  almost  a  decade  since  The  Itchyworms  performed  in  the  city-state  of Singapore. The  now-iconic  Marina Bay Sands was still under construction, for one, and Universal Studios was probably still in blueprints.

The last time the band was there in 2008, they performed in a double bill with Marcus Adoro. First, to serve as his backup band, playing songs from his seminal solo album, Markus Highway, andsecond,toplaytheirownsongs.Thenightendedinanepicextendedjamonold Eraserheads songs.

Theyearshaveonlymadetheband’swanderlust—itch,toborrowfromtheirname—for Singapura that much more insistent. The hunger for the hawker holy grail that is authentic laksa is quite real, and so is the thirst for performing in front of new audiences, such as Singapore’s music-loving folk, whether expats or locals.

Now,thebandwillfinallygettoscratchtheir decade-old itch for Singapore! The Itchyworms have partnered with the awesome people of Pinoy-powered events group Requiem Rising SG, tobringyo…

Durex launches campaign to curb rising HIV cases in the country

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Amidst the alarming growth rate of new HIV infections in the country, Durex Philippines recently launched its Always Come Prepared campaign which seeks to prevent the disease from spreading further. The campaign was strongly supported by organizations such as the UNAIDS, Love Yourself, and campaign advocates the boys of Boys Night Out. In the photo are (from left to right) radio jock Slick Rick, Reckitt Benckiser head for regulatory Atty. Ricky Salvador, sex therapist Dr. Rica Cruz, UNAIDS country director for the Philippines Dr. Louie Ocampo, Reckitt Benckiser general manager Chris Ritchie, infectious diseases expert Dr. Marion kwek, Love Yourself and safe spaces advocate Iosif Cadelina, radio jocks Toni Tony, and Sam YG.
Globally, the incidence of new transmissions of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) has slowed down. In the Philippines, however, official data from the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) show that there has been a 174 percent increase in HIV case…

Finding home with music and a bottle of Coke

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Coke Studio returns with an amazing line up of local and international artistsThere are many things that make us feel at home - laughing and spending quality time with our favorite people, munching on our go-to comfort food along with a refreshing drink, or even listening to a song that brings back precious memories.
When we return to where we feel valued and accepted, when we’re reunited with the things and the people we love, when we look gratefully at our past experiences both good and bad, and when we remember the passions that inspire us, we come home.

These unique instances are our own moments of homecoming. When we recall a special moment, the memory comes with a tune that was playing in the background, a lyric that stood out, a beat that fit the mood, and sometimes even a Coke in hand.
With the perfect jam playing and a bottle of Coca-Cola, simple moments with our friends and family become more fun, more memorable and more uplifting. 
Music has always been weaved in the history of…

Mapúa students enjoy cashless convenience with RCBC MyWallet ID Card

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From meeting new friends to learning new things, students have a lot to look forward to as soon as they enter the university. However, much is also expected from this new generation.
As young adults who will soon help grow the country’s economy, it is important that these individuals are educated, empowered,and financially literate.And taking the lead to begin their financial journey, RCBC ties up with Mapúa University to introduce a dual purpose MyWallet–MapúaID to all its freshmen students for the upcoming academic year.
The Yuchengco-led bank innovates the typical school ID to double as a prepaid card that students can use to pay for everyday necessities and for transactions inside or outside of Mapúa. This new system will pave the way for both RCBC and the university to build a digital ecosystem that includes the students.
“A big part of the unbanked and underserved market are the college students who do not have their own bank accounts or who are not yet qualified to get their own p…

Zoomanity Group launches promo for Teachers’ Month

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For more than 15 years, Zoomanity Group through its managed theme parks; Zoobic Safari in Subic, Paradizoo in Cavite, Zoocobia in Clark, Zoocolate Hills in Bohol and Residence Inn in Tagaytay has been actively participating in the month-long series of activities in support of the annual worldwide celebration of Teachers’ Month led by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). The World Teachers’ Day, celebrated on the 4th of October, aims to mobilize support for teachers and ensure that their needs are met to carry out their important role of molding the minds of the country’s youth.
For this year, Zoomanity Group launched a promo to ensure that our teachers can affordably visit the parks that are continuously helping the kids understand the animal kingdom.  For every 3 companions paid, the teacher will be free of charge for the entrance to any theme parks under Zoomanity Group from September 5, 2018 till October 5, 2018. 
Here’s another perks also f…

Kids build their own Jollibee Fun City

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Kids can enjoy hours of playtime as they explore the Jollibee Fun City with Jollibee and Friends This September, kids are in for lots of adventures and hours of playtime as they build and explore their own Jollibee Fun City, right from their homes and backyards!

The new Jolly Kiddie Meal toys feature Jollibee and Friends as they bring kids aroundthe city where they can spend the day exploring different places and experiencing new adventures.
With Hetty, kids can go to school to discover and learn a lot of new things with their classmates. They can join Popo at the basketball court for some games while others can explore the playground with Yum.
After some afternoon fun, Jollibee can bring kids and their parents to the Jollibee store for some of their favorite langhap-sarap treats while Twirlie welcomes everyone home after spending a wonderful day in the city.
Collect all five Jollibee Fun City Jolly Kiddie Meal toys with every purchase of a Yumburger (P80), Yumburger Meal with Drink (P100)…

Practical tips on how to strengthen relationships

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Most people would often say that marriage is really the beginning of a relationship and I could not agree more. As such, we do not really stop nurturing our relationship with our significant other when we get married. In fact, we need to continually strengthen it because the road ahead is not without its fair share of challenges.

Stress at work, pressure within the family, finances, taking care of the children, just to name some, all take their toll mentally and physically on couples. As a result, relationships sometimes get strained and in many unfortunate cases, end up unpleasantly.

Here are some tips on how to strengthen our relationship with our significant other:

1. Go on regular dates

We love dates, there is no denying that. Those weekly dinners or cups of coffee were not just meant for relaxation. They give opportunities for couples to talk about issues, sort things out while in a relaxed environment, and talk about their fears openly without facing judgment. We never …

RCBC ePiso showcased as successful digital fiat currency technology in global conference

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RCBC and its latest innovation, the ePiso,took the spotlight during the second International Telecommunication Union’s (ITU) Workshop on Standardizing Digital Fiat Currency and Applications held in Cornell University Bloomberg Tech Campus in New York City, USA.ITU is the United Nations’ specialized agency for information and communications technologies.
The three-day conference centered on discussions about digital fiat currency and how it can positively impact a country’s financial policies and regulations, technical and business dynamics, and security systems. More than that, it also aimed to present how such financial breakthrough can contribute to inclusion, economic growth, technological innovation, and improved transaction movements.
More than 20 central banks presented their country’s studies and programs on creating a comprehensive digital platform for financial inclusion. Participants included central banks from Brazil, China, Egypt, India, Norway, and Sweden. The BangkoSentra…