They have saved the best for last as NEO-CCM ENT EVENTS CORPORATION brings you the Holiday Travel and Dining Deals Expo which will be happening simultaneously with the Coffee, Chocolate, and Ice Cream Expo, on November 18-20, 2015, at the SMX Convention Center, SM Aura Premiere, Taguig City.

Check out some affordable travel destinations and new vacation spots plus irresistible food deals that you can buy for your enjoyment or as a gift this Christmas.

With offerings for up to 50% discounts on hotels, theme parks, restaurants, and adventure spots, you’re definitely in for a sweet treat!


This event also aims to celebrate the best and the finest of chocolates, coffees, and premium ice creams locally and internationally.


Manila Ocean Park, Mind Museum, Tripmoba.com, Azalea Resorts and Residences, Mart Evers Travel and Tours, Alveo Land, Papa Johns, and more will be some of the featured exhibitors, and group buying site Supreme Deals will be on hand for even more travel destinations and dining treats!

While Carmen’s Best Dairy Products, Malagos Chocolate, Blu Cofee, Ice Cream Store, Adams Ice Cream, El Kapitan, Gloria Jean’s Coffees, Miguelitos, and Gourmet Farms are some of the exhibitors that will satisfy our coffee fix or sweet cravings.

The event will also feature other suppliers and industry partners like Hacienda Macalauan, Buhler AG, Handyware Philippines, Goldbell, Colent Marketing, Equilibrium Intertrade Corporation, Suncoast Brands, Holsum Foods, and more.

So what are you waiting for? If you love travel, if you’re a coffee and chocolate lover and foodie, then this event is definitely for you.No need to go anywhere else, the event has everything sweet and fun under one roof!

These events are brought to you by NEO-CCM ENT EVENTS CORPORATION, supported by Filipino International Franchise Association, Young Entrepreneurs Society, Hacienda Macalauan, Econnext Ideas and Media, Philippine Daily Inquirer – Lifestyle, Hinge Inquirer Publication, F&B Report Magazine, Malaya Business Insight, One Mega Group: Travel Now, Apetite, Franchising Magazine, BGCMyCity.com, ManilaonSale.com, ManilaShopper.com, Metro Manila Bazaar, Rochelle Rivera, Joei and Me and WhenInManila.com.

For inquiries, you may contact NEO-CCM Enterprises Events Corp. at (632) 938 0837; 938 0839 or log on to http://www.neotrade.co. You may also like their facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/NeotradeEvents for updates.


16th Ultimate Wedding and Debut Fair

Are you Engaged and soon to be married, or a debutant looking for a perfect supplier to your special day? Look no more!

Meet the Best Suppliers for your upcoming Wedding or Debut at the 16th Ultimate Wedding and Debut Fair to be held at SM Megatrade Hall3, 5/F SM Megamall, Mandaluyong Cityon  January 3-4, 2015. What a perfect way to start your year by planning it on the very first weekend of 2015.

Get a chance to win an Awesome 3day-2night Accommodation at Tugawe Cove, Caramoan Islands!! Simply REGISTER at www.weddingfairphilippines.com/weddingfairregistration and VISIT us during any of the two-day fair. No Purchase Required to be part of this Raffle.

Be entertained with Various Acoustic performances and learn a thing or two on Wedding Planning by our Event Planner Exhibitors.

Join our Best Photo Upload by uploading a picture while at the wedding fair and put the hashtag #bestweddingfairever  or #itsmybigday

BOOK ANY OF OUR SUPPLIERS (with a minimum payment of Php 1,000) at the 16th Ultimate Wedding and Debut Fair  and be part of Island Exhibit’s HOURLY RAFFLE.

To make it even more exciting for you, Use Easy Taxi to attend the 16th Ultimate Wedding & Debut Fair and get a  P150 REBATE to your Taxi Ride.

16th Ultimate Wedding and Debut Fair is presented by Island Exhibit & Events Management Link, Inc., together with AskJenneToday.co,  Jack & Jenn Catering, solrazo.com, Rotary Club of Las Pinas East and Myther Events and Expo Inc. This event is sponsored by Island Cove, VOffice, Center for Pop Music Philippines,Prestige Cruises, Easy Taxi  with  Media Sponsors GMA, Bridal Book.ph, Kasal.com, View Magazine and Wheninmanila.com


Exhibitors include:


BA Studio



Dream Catcher

Kachika Foto

Nice Print

Power Image


RV Mitra

Shutter steve

Studio One

Treasured Memories

Victor Reyes

Yabes Films



Anna Vanessa Lo

Keishley Grace

Majica Makeup

Mary Anne Martinez

Nowellyn Pahanel

Rachel Mathews

Teceruma Salon



Ask Jenne Today

Events Manila

JC Garcia

Mixology Events


dding Connection


Marco & Oyama



Diamonds with Love

Gems by Me

Miners of Gold



Amies Catering

Jack & Jenn Caterin

Olympia Gourmet Roast Beef



27A Flower Shop

Blessed Heart



Balai Isabel

Club Ananda

Island Cove


A Perfect Day Bridal

Don Robert

Unique Top Down




Mayfel Events




Excel Frames


SJT Strings

NTune Acoustic Band

San Juan Strings






Visit the 35th Manila International Book Fair

Hi readers! It’s September again and the yearly book fair is now on-going, here’s a simple guide on the 35th Manila International Book Fair

(As of September 8, 2014)

DAY 1 – Wednesday, September 17, 2014
8:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. / Meeting Rooms 4 – 6
Asean Cross Border Mobility of Professionals: An Opportunity or Threat?
Speaker: Ms. Dominique R. Tutay, Director, Bureau of Local Employment (DOLE)
Fees: Members – Php 200.00, Non-members – Php 300.00, Students – Php 100.00
Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI)

9:30 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. / Stage Area
Eucharistic Celebration

10:30 A.M. – 12:00 NN / Stage Area
Opening Ceremonies

1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M. / Stage Area
7 Incredible Ways To Make Technology Work in The Classroom
Data Science and Technology Corporation

1:00 P.M. – 3:30 P.M. / Meeting Rooms 4 – 6
Staying Relevant: Understanding Self-Directed Learning for Library and Information Professionals
Speaker: Ms. Carina C. Samaniego, Director of Ateneo de Manila Archives
Fees: Members – Php 300.00, Non-members – Php 350.00, Students – Php 200.00
Philippine Association of Academic & Research Librarians (PAARL)

3:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Stage Area
Book Events
National Book Development Board (NBDB)

5:30 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. / Stage Area
Black Ink Meet and Greet
Precious Pages Corp.

6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. / Meeting Rooms 4 – 6
Gintong Aklat Awards
Book Development Association of the Philippines (BDAP)

DAY 2 – Thursday, September 18, 2014
8:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M. / Meeting Room 6
Life is Abundant but Librarians are Scarce
Speaker: Dr. Reysa C. Alenzuela, Dean of Academics of Cabalum Western College
Fees: Members – Php 200.00, Non-members – Php 300.00, Undergraduate Students – Php 100.00
Philippine Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science, Inc. (PATLS)

10:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M. / Stage Area
Filipino Reader Conference Kick Off and Filipino Reader’s Choice Award Announcement of Finalist
Filipino Readercon

10:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 4
Take Charge of your Health: Live Smarter, Live Longer
Fees: Members- Php 150.00, Non-members – Php 200.00, Students – Php 100.00
Medical & Health Librarians Association of the Philippines (MAHLAP)

10:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 6
A lecture on “Thematic Approach to Teaching Using Children’s Literature”
Speakers: Dr. Yzo Leon and Ms. Krysel May Narce
Great Books Trading

11:00 A.M. – 12:00 NN / Stage Area
ASEAN Core Skill: Robots In the Classroom
Data Science and Technology Corporation

11:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 5
Moymoy Lolomboy Press Conference
Precious Pages Corp.

1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 6
ASEAN Economic Community 2015: Role of Filipino Librarians in Knowledge Sharing and Integration
Speaker: Hon. Lourdes T. David, Member, Professional Regulatory Board for Librarians, Instructor at University of the Philippines Los Baños and Consultant, Rizal Library, Ateneo de Manila University
Fee: Php 200.00
University of the Philippines Library Science Alumni Association (UPLSAA)

1:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Stage Area
The 5th Goodwill Bookstore Inter-School Quiz
Goodwill Bookstore, Inc.

1:30 P.M. – 2:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 4
3D Printing Technology: Shaping the 21st Century K12 Classroom
Data Science and Technology Corp.

3:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 5
Booklaunching of DBCS Monograph Series
Speakers: Fr. Rafael dela Cruz, SDB and Fr. Raymund Acuña, SDB
Word & Life Publications

4:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 6
Redesigning Information Literacy: What Every Librarian Should Do to Empower Learners
Speaker: Ms. Marian Ramos-Eclevia, Associate Librarian at the DLSU Learning Commons
Fees: Members – Php 200.00, Non-members – Php 300.00, Undergraduate Students – Php 100.00
Philippine Normal University Library and Information Science Alumni Association (PNU-LISAA), Inc.

5:30 P.M. – 6:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 5
Dialogue with Creators of Children’s Content
National Book Development Board (NBDB)

5:30 P.M. – 7:30 P.M. / Stage Area
CSM Grand Book Launching
Church Strengthening Ministry, Inc.

DAY 3 – Friday, September 19, 2014
10:00 A.M. – 12:00 NN / Stage Area
Storytelling Session with Vibal Group – LG& M Chikiting Books
Vibal Publishing House, Inc.

10:00 A.M. – 12:00 NN / Meeting Rooms 2 & 3
Effective Citizen Journalism
Speaker: Ms. Bea Rose Santiago, Ms. International 2013
Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines (ASLP)

10:30 A.M. – 11:30 A.M. / Meeting Room 6
Launching of Paulines Online Shop
Paulines Publishing House

12:30 P.M. – 1:30 P.M. / Stage Area
Family Life 101
Speakers: Ms. Bessie Rios and Ptr. Clem Guillermo
Manila International Book Fair and Church Strengthening Ministry

2:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Stage Area
Lampara Kids Event: Magbasa, Makisaya, Maging Batang Lampara
Precious Pages Corp.

5:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. / Meeting Rooms 5 & 6
OMF Literature Inc.’s Book Launching of New Title
OMF Literature, Inc.

6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. / Stage Area
Book Launching
Biblica Publishing & Distribution Foundation, Inc.

DAY 4 – Saturday, September 20, 2014
9:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. / Meeting Room 8
Lecture at Language and Literature Conference
Speaker: Ms. Candy Gourlay
Anvil Publishing, Inc.

10:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Stage Area
5th St Pauls Bible Quiz Championship
St Pauls and Manila International Book Fair

10:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 7
Joint Book Discussion
Flips Flipping Pages and The Filipino Group

1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 7
Marketing 101 for Authors
National Book Development Board

1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 4
Utilizing Educational Technologies to Maximize Learning
Speaker: Ms. Virginia Andrada, Managing Partner/Operations and Finance
Mite Asia Enterprise

1:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 8
Lampara Story Writing Workshop
Precious Pages Corp.

2:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. / Meeting Rooms 5 & 6
Booklat Members Get Together Party
Precious Pages Corp.

3:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. / Meeting Room 7
PHR Cocktail Party
Precious Pages Corp.

5:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. / Stage Area
Eucharistic Celebration

DAY 5 – Sunday, September 21, 2014
8:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. / Meeting Rooms 7 & 8
Pathfinder : Updates
Speaker: Dr. Juan C. Buenrostro
Fees: Professionals – Php 200.00, Students – Php 100.00
Ortigas Center Library Consortium (OCLC), Inc.

9:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. / Meeting Room 4
Klasrum Adarna for Creatives (Private & Invitational)
Adarna House, Inc.

10:30 A.M. – 12:30 P.M. / Stage Area
Wattpad: Redefining what it means to be a Reader

1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. / Function Room 1
Annual Wattpad MeetUp

1:00 PM – 5:00 P.M. / Stage Area
Annual Lampara Storytelling Competition: Kuwentong Bata, Kuwentistang Bata
Precious Pages Corp.

1:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. / Meeting Rooms 4 & 5
Liturgical Music Workshop
Asian Catholic Communicators, Inc. (ACCI) & Manila International Book Fair

3:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. / Meeting Rooms 7 & 8
How to Write a Book
Speaker: Dr. Isagani R. Cruz
Central Book Supply, Inc.

5:30 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. / Stage Area
SVP Meet and Greet: Inspiration Up-close
Shepherd’s Voice Publications, Inc.

Minimal Entrance Fee of Php20.00 for adults; Php15.00 for students, teachers and senior citizens. Please present ID.

Tickets can be purchased on site from September 17 to 21, 2014 at the ticket counters located at the lobby of SMX Convention Center.

For more details, please call tel. nos. 896-06661;895-1706;896-0682 or visit

Website: www.manilabookfair.com

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Manila-International-Book-Fair/158015744252118

Twitter: https://twitter.com/ManilaBookFair