From left to right: Representing ABS-CBN Global Group during the formal MOA signing was ABS-CBN Asia Pacific Managing Director Ailene Averion while representing Western Union was Senior Vice President for Southeast Asia and Oceania was Patricia Riingen; Also present during the signing was ABS-CBN Global Regional Officer for Asia Pacific Lawrence Reyes; Aside from the partnership, TFC and Western Union also launched the campaign’s TV commercial component; ABS-CBN News Channel’s and Mornings@ANC’s Gretchen Ho hosted the event; and The Next Big Diva Morissette capped the formal ceremonies with her song medley. Second row: The signing was graced by members of ABS-CBN’s Executive Committee, ABS-CBN Global teams and members of the press; Averion, Riingen and Reyes formally entered into the agreement at the Restaurant 9501 of ABS-CBN’s headquarters in Eugenio Lopez Jr. Communications Center in Quezon City; and formally closing the MOA signing was Riingen’s presentation of Western Union’s commemorative 25th anniversary stamp to Averion.
TAIPEI, Taiwan — SKYTRAX, an international air transport standards and quality rating organization, awarded EVA Air its prestigious 5-Star Airline Ranking during a special ceremony in Taipei, Taiwan on June 15, 2016.
The Philippine Tourism Promotion Board (TPB) hosted a reception for the delegates and guests of the Business and Investment Roadshow at Lounge 48 in New York on March 2. In attendance were Philippine ambassador to the U.S. Jose Cuisia, Jr. (far left), Consul General Mario de Leon, Jr. (far right) and TPB Chief Operating Officer Chicoy Enerio (2nd from right). Miss Universe 2015 Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach (2nd from left), Filipino Tourism Ambassador apl.de.ap (center) and “American Idol” runner-up Jessica Sanchez (not in photo) added more fun to the event with their music and dance numbers. (Photo by Wendell Gaa)