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Eastern Communications Brings a Stronger Connection to Cebu

The internet nowadays has been an important of today’s generation especially on the business side of it and as far as for business starters, it is a necessity on transactions and their itinerary. As for the ones on the industry for quiet sometime now, they needed a very reliable connection so that they can give more service to both their supplier and customers.



Yearly, internet providers come up with various services to help them connect to their market, such as unique selling points and customized speed bandwidths or limits. Thus, companies are growing to give service to the public, whether it’s for their business transactions or home use. Eastern Communications recently launched their expansion at Mactan, Lapu-lapu city last November 7, 2018, at their “ToastTugan” filled with beach vibes, acoustics and tropical vibe at Blue Water Maribago Resort.

Eastern Communications is another innovation telecommunications company providing extensive service on internet, data, voice and managing services. Commissioned by the Spanish government, it provided the country’s first telegraphic service and centuries after, it’s still chosen as a solutions partner, particularly by big companies promising cutting-edge products that are effective for connectivity.

“The idea is to make an expansion and a strong one here starting in Mactan then to Cebu, widely,” said Michael Castaneda, sales division head of Eastern Communications. He foresees the potential of the growing businesses in Cebu.

Iris Moreno, brand management specialist, added that they will be focusing first on the business from manufacturing, hospitality and BPM companies or business process management. Seeing this, she said, “With various infrastructure developments and facilities, they are eager to push a stronger connection services with Cebu, which is also vital in online shopping, banking, government transactions and disaster recovery which are important and believed that Eastern Communications can do it better to assist on its own digital platform.”

Edsel Paglinawan, production and innovation head, highlighted the cyber security solutions also for its resiliency. This protects companies’ digital assets against threats like the distributed denial of device attacks, which is one of the fastest-growing threats in the cyber security landscape.

“The requirement of the enterprise is not just the internet and data connectivity. They also require data protection, threat prevention, mitigation of attacks; so cyber security solutions is one of such,” Paglinawan said.

“ToastTugan” was celebrated together with businesses from hotels, and IT solution firms of Mactan as starter point of its market. Along with unlimited beer and music from local bands to end the night, this is the start of a stronger connection for Cebu.


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Landers Cebu Turns Two

How do you celebrate turning two? With a 50% OFF sale, of course.



Landers Superstore Cebu celebrates its 2nd anniversary with a super shopping experience for its members full of spectacular deals and fun activities from May 1 to May 5, 2019.

Indulge in 50% off on all Home, Doppio, and Dough & Co. items until May 5 and 50% discount on all fruits and vegetables in its fresh section on May 4. On Sunday, May 5, bring the kids for a fun and fantastic family day with their storytelling activity and The Greatest Musical Show at 4 p.m.  

Get 50% off on new memberships and renewal until May 15 exclusively at Landers Cebu. Aside from the convenient shopping experience and bargains on thousands of products Landers members get to experience true membership privileges that add value, give back and complement their everyday lifestyle from getting a free haircut, shampoo, and blowdry at Federal Barbers and the lowest-priced medicines in the market at Capital Care Pharmacy, and discounts of up to PHP 10 per liter when you gas up at the Landers Caltex gas station.

Join Landers Cebu’s 2nd Anniversary Celebration to enjoy five days of great finds, huge savings, and spectacular fun. Visit Landers Superstore on Facebook and Instagram @LandersPH and their website

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Enjoy a Funtastic Easter Sunday with the Kids at Rustans



Easter is just a skip away, and for kids it’s really a super fun holiday.

Egg-citing treats and surprises await them at the Rustan’s Easter Party on Sunday, April 21, 2 p.m. at the  Rustan’s Children’s Department, Ayala Center Cebu. For a minimum single receipt purchase of  P 3,000 from the Kids’ Department, come and enjoy the following:

Food Carts

Sure to delight kids are a selection of food carts filled with yummy sweet and savory snacks. 

Easter Egg Hunt

The Easter Bunny hid many colorful Easter eggs at the barnyard for our precious little hunters to find. Hop along and join the search for a chance to win special prizes from our different kids’ brands. Each participant also gets a Kinderjoy egg!

Easter Egg Decorating

Kids get to design and take home their one-of-a-kind egg creation at the Easter egg decorating station.

Crayola Art Activity

Let your kid’s inner artist shine. Make a splash with pastel shades, bright patterns or rainbow colors. 

Lego Building Contest

Fancy building an Easter bunny or a giant Easter egg? Let kids’ imaginations take flight with the Lego Building Contest at the Lego Corner. Exciting prizes are in store for those with the most creative and imaginative Lego creations.

It’s going to be a very hoppy Easter celebration at the Rustan’s Department Store.

For more information and updates, visit and @rustansph on Facebook and Instagram

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Hotels Where You Can Spend Your Valentine’s Day



Marco Polo Plaza Hotel

You can spend the classic Valentine traditions with fancy dinners, long-stemmed roses, romantic music entertainment and love letters! Café Marco, El Viento or the Lobby Lounge will have a special Valentine feast featuring our international dinner buffet spread. If you choose to experience romance at a thousand feet up with your special someone, In the hotel’s Blu Bar and Grill you can also enjoy it with an exquisite six-course dinner. Your date will get a complimentary long-stemmed rose along with a souvenir photo of this special occasion.

Radisson Blu

Adorn the month of love at Radisson Blu where you can indulge with offers that will sure woo you in together your passionate love ones.  You can have couples dining at Feria, where they will serve a delectable dinner buffet with free-flowing beverages and sweet roses. Or an all exquisite and tasteful 5-course dinner presentation of scrumptious dishes paired with glasses of red and white wine. There will also be a dreamy ballads by a live duo at the Lobby Lounge. But if you lover birds are planning an afternoon rendezvous in February you can go over Tea for Two at the Lobby Lounge. Where an exquisite preparation of delightful treats and refreshing tea for twosomes is available daily from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

Harold’s Hotel

A luxurious night with a spectacular buffet spread, live music, romantic ambiance, and a chance to win exciting prizes—all this and more paired up with free flowing Red or White Wine all throughout the night. Tickets at Php 1,088 net per person for the Grand Ballroom and Php 1,488 net per person for the Highlights Roofdeck are now available at the Front Desk. Buy your tickets now and spread luxe of love!

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