Posts by: Jovi figueroa

While we’re all acquainted with the term symphony, a “Singphony” is a trademark opera music show by Polish group The Baltic Neopolis Orchestra, which marries orchestra playing with opera singing. This year, Toyota’s signature Corporate Social Responsibility program called Toyota Classics, brings the beautiful melody of...

Former Senator and three-time presidential candidate Miriam Defensor Santiago passed away this morning, after a long battle with cancer. The news was confirmed by her husband, Atty. Jun Santiago. “She died peacefully in her sleep this morning,” he said to GMA News. This comes a shock after her announcement in 2015 that...

Senator Leila de Lima was officially ousted as the chair of the Senate committee on justice yesterday, September 19, after a Senate majority vote of 16-4. Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo tells Asian Dragon his thoughts on Senator De Lima’s ouster as Senate justice committee chair. “The ouster of...

Mooncakes are best paired with aromatic teas, so why not go for one that gives you both? While we will always love the traditional mooncakes filled with duck yolks and nuts, this mid-autumn festival, treat yourself to unique and exquisite tea-infused flavors with added surprises, like chocolate and citrus. TWG Tea,...

A Decade of Dragons is a compilation of Asian Dragon Magazine’s 52 cover stories from 2007 to 2016. It features some of the biggest and most prominent names in Philippine society across different industries and sectors. Included in the book are the profiles and moving stories of personalities Eddie Gaisano; Cecilio...

It’s been a year since Dusit Thani Manila opened its farm-to-fork buffet concept, The Pantry, and it looks like it only gets better from here. As a thanks to the lovely patrons of The Pantry, the hotel is hosting a week-long anniversary celebration of fine food, drinks, and music from September 19 to 24. Throughout...

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts is bringing dining to a whole new level with the launch of The Table by Golden Circle, a new food and beverage loyalty program for Golden Circle members. The Table by Golden Circle promises a whole new range of benefits to members who continue to choose fine dining at Shangri-La hotels...

Asian Dragon celebrated A Decade of Dragons, its 10th year anniversary last August 30 at Makati Shangri-La Manila. The event was attended by some of the biggest names in business, politics, and lifestyle, most of whom have been a part of the 10-year journey of the niche publication. The celebration also witnessed the...

Now is the time for the Philippines to become a cash-lite economy. With the success of E-Commerce Show, Cards & Payments, and Retail World convention in April, which gathered some 8000 attendees at the Suntec Convention Centre in Singapore, business media company Terrapinn is bringing this extraordinary digital...

The landscape of media has definitely changed. When the dotcom boom of the mid-to-late 1990s began, everyone predicted that the death of the print media was imminent. It is now 2016 and, indeed, everyone is turning to alternative means of communication and multimedia. Everyone has a social media account, a primary...