Long weekend for next week.. Malacañang has declared August 20, a Monday, non-working regular holiday throughout the country in observance of Eid’l Fitr, or the Feast of Ramadhan. President Aquino, through Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa Jr., issued Proclamation No. 455 late Monday. Aug. 21, a Tuesday, is a nonworking day, too, having been legislated as […]
Despite the fact that many people feel like Valentine’s Day is nothing more than a made-up holiday created to make money for florists, restaurants, and card companies, still February 14th is celebrated by just about anyone involved in a romantic relationship (and some that aren’t). Even kids are expected to bring candy hearts and cute […]
With the holidays right around the corner, I thought it would be fun to share this graphic by Ultimate Coupons which takes a look at the most popular toys of the holiday season from 1981 to 2011. It’s definitely a trip back memory lane. Some memories were good, while others were bad. For instance, Nintendo […]
Have you noticed the proliferation of increased hours with this year’s Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving that has, until recently, been the most popular shopping day of the year? Department stores such as Kohl’s and big name stores such as Target and Walmart are opening their doors earlier than ever this year to combat […]
When most people think about the deals they will get on Black Friday, their first inclination is to go for consumer goods. You may wait in line for Best Buy’s midnight madness sale to get a free printer and deals on electronic gifts for the holidays. Or you might hit the Coach store at your […]
The release of Microsoft’s highly-anticipated Kinect for Xbox 360 has proven enormously successful, with more than 1 million units sold in the first ten days. The Kinect’s release comes after similar systems have enjoyed success in the…
Walang pasok sa monday, May 3, 2010.
Malacañang has issued Proclamation No. 2043 declaring May 3, (Monday) a regular holiday (non-working holiday) all over the country in observance of the May 1 Labor Day, which falls on a Saturday