Enjoy Christmas with Warm Deals From New World Hotel

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Book a Yuletide Getaway package from 10 December 2017 to 10 January 2018 and enjoy a buffet breakfast for two adults and two children at Café 1228, complimentary Internet access, and a special gift for each room category.

Stay in a Superior room and get a bottle of wine; a Deluxe room for a bottle of wine and two movie passes in Ayala Cinemas, or a Residence Club Deluxe room for a bottle of wine and PHP1,000 shopping credits from Store Specialists, Inc. Rates start at PHP5,900.

Additional charges apply for reservations made for or passing through the night of 31 December 2017.

Sumptuous feasts and festive cuisines

Start off with Christmas favourites at Café 1228 such as Oven-roasted turkey with chestnuts and prunes and Honey-glazed Hawaiian ham, along with sweets such as Bibingka and Puto calasiao. Lunch is priced at PHP2,199 per person on weekdays and PHP2,499 on weekends. Dinner is at PHP2,599 per person.

Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve dinner entitles you to one round of sparkling wine and standard drinks for PHP2,999 per person. Christmas Day and New Year’s day lunch are priced at PHP2,599 per person.

Try our holiday specialties at our award-winning Chinese restaurant, Jasmine. Feast on one of any of the 10-course set menus prepared by Chef Wong Kam On, with signature dishes and traditional favourites such as Braised local abalone with black mushrooms and Pan-fried scallop with egg white and black truffle sauce, available on 24, 25 and 31 December 2017 and 1 January 2018. Set menu prices start at PHP9,888 for a group of six guests.

Or dine on our Festive Yum Cha Lunch Buffet brimming with the tastiest steamed, baked and fried dumplings, rolls, noodles and buns at PHP1,388 per person.

Wondering what to get family and friends this Christmas? Drop by The Shop for a festive hamper of treats which we can customize just for you. Highlights include handmade Chocolate Christmas Yule Logs, Traditional European Stollen Bread, Christmas Star Cookies, gingerbread goodies, and much more.

Sweet holiday surprises

Wondering what to get family and friends this Christmas? Choose from a wide selection of handmade and finely-crafted delights such as chocolate Christmas yule logs and Santas, traditional European stollen bread, assorted Christmas cookies, and gingerbread goodies.

Indulge in mouth-watering holiday confections like Christmas fruit mince pies, crunchy almonds, and sugared macadamia nuts. Bring home this Christmas a box of rich fruit cake or moist cake to share with the family.

Customize your own special hamper with these delicious premium items. Gift your loved ones with a bountiful Christmas basket brimming with festive treats. An exciting collection of goodies awaits all guests and visitors at New World Makati Hotel’s The Shop.

Located at the lobby level, The Shop is open daily from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information or for reservations, please call (02) 811-6888.

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GAP celebrates 10 years in the Philippines


November 2017 marks the 10 year anniversary of Gap in the Philippines with Casual Clothing Retailers Inc., a subsidiary of SSI Group. Gap first opened its doors in the Philippines in 2007 at Glorietta with styles for Men & Women and just five days later, it opened its second store at TriNoma. Since then, it has added the GapKids and babyGap lines into its product offerings and now has twelve stores nationwide, including its flagship store at Central Square, Bonifacio High Street Central.

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BIC encourages Filipino children to go #BicToSchool for a Brighter Future

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BIC Product (Asia) Pte Ltd, in cooperation with its distributor partner in Philippines – Filstar Distributors Corporation, is set to kick off their biggest social campaign in Asia, #BICBrightFutures.  As Champions of Education, BIC believes that a bright future is for everyone.  As such, BIC will be giving half a million of Stationery products – the biggest donation in Asia to date – to Children’s Hour, Yellow Boat of Hope and Kariton Klasrum to help kids as they pursue their dreams.

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Nestle NANKID awards 20 lucky parents a Mercedes-Benz super car for their kids!

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Last December 16, 2016, Nestle NANKID OPTIPRO FOUR and NANKID OPTIPRO HW FOUR gave 8 out of 20 lucky winners of the NANKID My Kid’s First Benz promo an early holiday present during an intimate gathering held at the Capiz Room in Shangri-La at the Fort, where each of them took home a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Children’s Roadster for their kids!
With a purchase of the limited edition pack of NANKID OPTIPRO and NANKID OPTIPRO HW FOUR, the parents were not only able to provide optimum nutrition for their kids but they were also able to give them the ride of their lives.

NANKID My Kid’s First Benz Awarding Ceremony

December 16, 2016 | 12NN-2PM | Capiz Room, Shangri-La at the Fort
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Last December 16, Emcee Cerah Hernandez opens the NANKID My Kid’s First Benz awarding ceremony attended by the winners and members of the Nestle team at Shangri-La at the Fort.

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Ms. Jean Espino (Vice President for Nestlé Premium Milks) welcomes and congratulates the consumers who won the NANKID My Kid’s First Benz promo brought by NANKID OPTIPRO FOUR and NANKID OPTIPRO HW FOUR. Photo 4

Proud parents pose with the Mercedes Benz SLS-AMG Children’s Roadster alongside the representatives from Nestlé during the awarding ceremony of the NANKID My Kid’s First Benz promo.

(L-R) Sarah Gines (Nestlé Consumer Marketing Manager for Premium Milks), Charisse Dilla (Nestlé Consumer Marketing Manager for Premium Milks), Marlee Magalona, Dianne Carla Silava, Derrick Chua, Abigail Francisco, Marlon Cruz, Elsa Tomas, Ms. Jean Espino (VP for Nestlé Premium Milks) and Carl Mark Diputado.

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Marco Polo Ortigas Manila Hands Over ‘Wings of Hope’ to Kids


Last January 9, Marco Polo Oritgas Manila turn-over the Philippine Eagle stuffed toys to the kids of Riversprings School, coming from their ‘Wings of Hope’ campaign.


Led by Frank Reichenbach, General Manager of Marco Polo Ortigas Manila, 50 pieces of Philippine Eagle stuffed toy was raised from November 24, the official launch of the Wings of Hope Tree, to December 31, 2016. This campaign aims to save the Philippine Eagle and bring a smile to less fortunate kids by buying a Philippine Eagle stuffed toy and instead of keeping it, it will be donated to the kids.

With the success of the ‘Wings of Hope’ initiative, this will serve as the continuous CSR-push for the whole year. All the donated stuffed toys will be given to the chosen charity after the run of the campaign.


“May these Philippine Eagle stuffed toys inspire the kids to study hard, reach for their goals, and soar high for a better future. And with that, we invite everyone to support Marco Polo Ortigas Manila’s ‘Wings of Hope’ campaign and give smile to less fortunate kids,‘ says Marco Polo Ortigas Manila General Manager, Frank Reichenbach.


Philippine Eagle Foundation is a non-government organization that focuses on Philippine eagle survival through a conservation breeding program that re-introduces species to their natural habitat to avoid extinction. Started in 1965, it aims to raise awareness and address one of the wildlife conservation crisis that the Philippine Eagle Foundation is facing today is the survival of the national bird, the Philippine Eagle. With its possible extinction in the future, if not taken care of, would be a decrease not just in the culture, but also in the quality of Philippine environment. As of 2015, there are expected of around 400 Philippine Eagle left in the world.


The Philippine Eagle stuffed toy is available at Marco Polo Ortigas Manila for Php 600. To know more information about the Philippine Eagle and this campaign, visit To know more about Marco Polo Ortigas Manila, visit Follow the Hotel in Facebook at or @MarcoPoloManila on Twitter or Instagram

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edmWhat is your meaning of Christmas? Is it the warm feeling of being surrounded by Christmas trees decorated with shimmering ornaments and bright lights? Is it the joy of unwrapping presents tied with ribbons of red and gold on Christmas mornings? Or is it the aroma of food dancing in the air as your mom cooks at home for Noche Buena? Traditions and memories make Christmas different and special for everyone and this season, Muji is inviting you to share these moments through art, as it launches its Christmas Art Contest. Simply purchase Php 300 worth of Muji writing materials and draw your meaning of Christmas, for a chance to win Php 3,000 worth of Muji Gift Certificates and a Muji Manila Bag. Promo runs from November 18 until December 18, 2016.

For more details about the contest, visit or visit Muji Philippines official Facebook page. Per DTI-FTEB SPD No. 12126, series of 2016.   

In the Philippines, Muji is located at C1 Bonifacio High Street Central, Ayala Center Cebu, Greenbelt 3, Power Plant Mall at Rockwell, Robinsons’ Magnolia, Shangri-La Plaza East Wing, and SM Mall of Asia. Visit or follow @muji_ph and @ssilifeph on Instagram for more information.


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Make CENTRAL SQUARE the center of your shopping experience this Christmas and get a chance to win One Million pesos worth of SSI Purple Gift Cards!

Revel in the joys of gift giving as SSI Group Inc. with special participation of Marketplace by Rustan’s, present its Purple Christmas Raffle promo, wherein customers get a chance to win SSI Purple Gift Cards by shopping at Central Square and Bonifacio High Street in Taguig.

For every PHP 1,000.00 single receipt purchase at participating food stores, a customer is entitled to one (1) raffle ticket, same goes for every PHP 3,000.00 single receipt purchase at participating retail stores. The promo runs from November 11, 2016 to January 5, 2017, with the Grand Raffle Draw slated on January 14, 2017. The Grand Prize will be an SSI Purple Gift Card worth One Million Pesos (PHP 1,000,000.00) that can be used in any Stores Specialists Inc. stores. Apart from the Grand Prize, weekly SSI Purple Gift Cards will be raffled off with the loaded credit increasing every week starting at PHP 10,000.00 in week 1 until it reaches PHP 50,000.00 in week 8.


Go on a shopping spree of your dreams and let your loved ones get the best Christmas presents this year from SSI Group Inc.’s retail and food establishments!

See posters and print ads for complete details. Per DTI-FTEB Permit No. 11998 Series of 2016

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Trend Hotspot x Marco Polo Ortigas – Christmas Hamper Giveaway




Take this opportunity to share the holiday’s bests and express the season’s greetings with hampers that are prepared with love and care, perfect for the special friends and family.

Marco Polo Ortigas in partnership with Trend Hotspot will be giving away one of their coveted Christmas Hampers to a lucky reader!

Old English fruit cake, Dresden stollen, chocolate Santa Claus, paella base and rice, and Parma Ham are just some of the goodies to enjoy.


Trend Hotspot x Marco Polo Ortigas – Christmas Hamper Giveaway Mechanics:

Step 1: Like Marco Polo Ortigas and Trend Hotspot‘s Facebook and Instagram account:

Marco Polo Ortigas Manila:

Trend Hotspot:

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Step 2: Repost the this post or photo on your own Facebook profile and Instagram account using the Social Sharing buttons below and..

Step 3: Comment why you should be the one to win this Hamper

Don’t forget to use #MarcoPoloOrtigasxTrendHotspot for your entry to be counted!

Winners will be announced in December 2016! If you are interested in a Marco Polo Christmas hamper, please visit their Facebook page at to find out more

Season’s Greeting and Good luck!

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Marks & Spencer Celebrates the Spirit of Giving this Christmas with Win Back and Give Back Promo


The most magical time of the year is just around the corner and what better way is there to feel joyful than partaking in activities that will infuse you with more holiday spirit—like gift shopping! Make it extra special and meaningful this year with Marks & Spencer’s Win Back and Give Back Promo for the benefit of UNICEF.

February 2014, Baranggay San Jose, UNICEF child friendly space for children open everyday for educational and recreational activities. The project is supported by UNICEF and implemented thanks to the work of trained volunteers. Children can play, participate in art   therapy classes, play instruments and sing and dance in group.
February 2014, Baranggay San Jose, UNICEF child friendly space for children open everyday for educational and recreational activities. The project is supported by UNICEF and implemented thanks to the work of trained volunteers. Children can play, participate in art therapy classes, play instruments and sing and dance in group.

Visit any Marks & Spencer store from November 4 to December 12, 2016 and get a chance to win M&S Gift vouchers worth P20,000 (if the purchase amount is less than P20,000) to P100,000 with just a single receipt worth P2,500 on regular-priced, sale or promo items. This includes Christmas treats and other must-haves to make the Yuletide season more festive—from indulgent selections of Christmas hampers, to the most fashionable finds to celebrate the holidays in style.

10 November 2006 - Baler, Aurora - A day care students plays with a toy donated by Prooject SparkHope at the Maranatha Day Care Center, one of three Project SparkHope assisted facilities in Barangay Buhangin.
10 November 2006 – Baler, Aurora – A day care students plays with a toy donated by Prooject SparkHope at the Maranatha Day Care Center, one of three Project SparkHope assisted facilities in Barangay Buhangin.

Marks & Spencer will match the amount you win and donate it to UNICEF’s early learning program for disadvantaged children in the Philippines.

So shop more to give back more as every donation worth P100,000 can fund three UNICEF-supported day care centers with school materials good for a year. Customers can also donate in increments of P10 which will be collected and turned over to UNICEF at the end of November and December.


The raffle draw will happen on December 16, 2016 at Marks & Spencer Greenbelt 5 at 4:00 PM with the announcement of one (1) Grand Prize winner and 10 winners of Marks & Spencer Christmas hampers.

4With all the hustle and bustle that comes with the Christmas season, sometimes it can be difficult to focus on the things that really matter. This year, challenge yourself to give back (and win back what you spent while you’re at it) and remind yourself about the importance of blessing others.

5Go to any Marks & Spencer store to discover the most festive gift selections for every special person in your life!

Marks and Spencer is one of UK’s leading retailers, selling stylish, high quality, great value clothing and home products, as well as outstanding quality food, responsibly sourced from around 2,000 suppliers globally.

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Power Plant Mall Christmas Raffle



It’s that time of the year again! Time to break out all the twinkle lights, Christmas baubles, and tinsel to prepare for the most-awaited event of the season. If there is one thing constant about #ChristmasAtRockwell, it’s that it just gets bigger and bigger! With every nook and cranny of the mall decked out in festive holiday cheer, it’s impossible to forget that Christmas is but a few days away. From the iconic amber Christmas tree at the heart of Rockwell Center and the glowing Rockwell skyline to the hanging wreaths at the courtyard and the singing animals all around the mall, there is definitely a lot to be excited for at this year’s Christmas at Rockwell!


If there’s one thing synonymous with Christmas at Rockwell, it would be the Power Plant Mall Christmas Raffle! Every year, Power Plant Mall heightens the excitement by providing grander prizes to be won by shoppers. For a minimum receipt purchase of P1,000 (from retail establishments in Rockwell residential towers), P2,000 (from Power Plant Mall stores) and P3,000 (from Marketplace by Rustan’s), shoppers can get a raffle stub for a chance to win one of two Land Rover Discovery Sport S cars! Shop from November 13, 2016 to January 31, 2017 and find out if you will be the lucky winner of these prizes during the Christmas Raffle Draws at 3pm on December 25, 2016 and February 1, 2017. To add to the fun, the chosen winners will get a chance to receive an additional P50,000 worth of shopping spree if they are present at the actual raffle draw. Merry Christmas, indeed!

To know more about Christmas at Rockwell, visit our website, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter pages. See posters and print ads for more information on the Power Plant Mall Christmas Raffle mechanics.


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