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Bacolod City, Philippines Wednesday, November 30, 2016

PAL launches 4 times weekly
Cebu-Singapore direct flights 

CEBU CITY - Philippine Airlines officials yesterday announced the launching of PAL's direct flights from Cebu to Singapore, and its daily Cebu-Caticlan- Clark flights starting December 16.

The announcement was made by Ryan Uy - vice president for sales, and Harry Inoferio, senior assistant vice president, at a presscon at Radisson Blu hotel here.

The round trip Cebu-Singapore-Cebu trip promo will cost $130 until end of December for travel until end of March,plus $68 travel tax. A one-way Cebu-Caticlan trip will be P488 and Caticlan-Clark P988, Inoferio said.

Coffee producers attend branding seminar

Members of the Negros Occidental Coffee Association, and some entrepreneurs in the province attended a seminar on Branding and Introduction to Trademarks conducted by the Department of Trade and Industry at the Provincial Negosyo Center in Bacolod City, yesterday.

Engiemar Tupas, DTI senior trade and industry development specialist, said the activity was held due to inquiries to the department from entrepreneurs, especially coffee producers and processors.

He said the search for product quality and marketability propelled the need for an excellent brand for competition, both locally and abroad.

Bacoleņo develops plastic bricks 

As one of the 20 finalists and the only Philippine representative in the recent Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) and Youth Entrepreneurship competition held in Jakarta, Indonesia, where he presented his PasaluBox entry, Alan Francis Ang now wants to prove to the world the ingenuity and prowess of the younger generations of Filipinos.

Ang is now into the development of Plasbric,or simply plastic bricks, his brainchild with Alexis SarahBelle Dy, a fresh graduate in Chemistry, and EleazarSabbaluca, an IT classmate at Colegio de San Agustin in Iloilo. Sabbaluca was Ang’s team mate in theirPasalubox entry in Indonesia.

The group set up a prototype which is made of cement, soft and polyurethane plastics as the main ingredients for another competition, both local and international.

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