HotelQuickly Last-Minute Hotel Booking App Officially Launches Full Operation in the Philippines

HotelQuickly Ltd. just officially announced today, March 6, 2015 in Aspace Manila, Makati City of the full operation in the Philippines of the HotelQuickly last-minute hotel booking app to respond to travelers’ demands through further expansion in South-East Asia, providing the best possible accommodation deals for travelers.

With over 5,000 hotel partners across Asia-Pacific, the free-for-all app conveniently enables its users to enjoy unparalleled savings averaging 28% from published rates. Is is designed to help travelers find the best  deals on last-minute hotel reservations, the free app showcases the top 10 hand-picked hotel deals in each city with the average discount of 28% compared to the best prices online.

The innovative app is available in nine languages that offers rates on average 28% cheaper than any traditional online booking channels via its easy-to-use interface for the spontaneous traveler.

According to HotelQuickly’s Co-Founder & CEO Tomas Laboutka that “Spontaneous hotel booking via mobile should be fun and rewarding, especially when users in the Philippines can enjoy their staycation and getaway options with great discounts.”

Among the 5,000+ hand-picked hotels in the region are e.g. Crimson Resort & Spa Mactan, Sofitel So Bangkok, ParkRoyal, Crimson Hotel Filinvest Manila and The Hullett House.

iPhones, Android phones, BlackBerry 10 are the supported devices for the HotelQuickly app.

For updates and information, you may visit their social media sites as follows:





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The benefits of Concepcion Midea Inc.’s refrigerator models: greater food storage, reduced power rates, and a home bar

Did you know that Concepcion Midea Inc., the joint venture of Concepcion Industrial Corp. and Midea that made high-quality, cost-effective appliances available to consumers of all classes, further raised the standard for another set of important home equipment:  the kitchen refrigerator?

The three (3) new models  from Midea Inc. redefined the over-all design, feel, and function of the familiar appliance, making it a device that brings comfort, convenience, and a bit of leisure to  perpetually busy 21st century professional.

According to Mr. Phillip Trapaga, General Manager of Concepcion Midea Inc., “The tastes and requirements of the modern man and woman today are quite different and demanding.”

“In the modern and digital age, every piece of equipment is either smart or it becomes obsolete.  It must take into account the needs of its consumer and not just provide for them, but actually ‘anticipate’ them through an intelligent programming built into the design. The Company spares no expense in investing in cutting-edge research and development that gains accurate insights into what our clients need, and then infusing into our appliances the features needed that can support them in the lifestyle that they want.”

The Side by Side Refrigerator that is with dispenser and a home bar will first to introduce of the innovation pipeline.  The dispenser makes sure that water is always available for those who like their drinks cool or the home bar for their wine chilled.  A home bar is indispensable during parties and other home events, allowing the owner to easily access favorite drinks set at the right temperature at the right time and serve them punctually and effortlessly to his guests.  It is also very cost-effective and its usage cuts down electrical consumption giving 54 percent savings.

The French Door Refrigerator is the crown jewel of the Concepcion Midea Inc. line of appliances.  It accompanies its elegant style with modern innovations that prolong to a greater degree the lifespan of the fruits and vegetables it contains.  High-moisture retention technology maintains a humidity level that keeps food fresh for a longer period of time.  The ultra violet light it emits promotes photosynthesis and removes pesticides, ensuring the cleanliness of the food.  Homemakers, health-conscious eaters, and food lovers who want to ensure safety in their dishes will find the French Door Refrigerator a welcome support system for their lifestyle.

French Door Refrigerator (430x800)
French Door Refrigerator

The third and most basic model, the Side-by-Side Refrigerator Basic, has a multi-flow airflow facility that enables uniform cooling throughout the appliance, protecting the food from sudden changes in temperature.  A user-friendly electronic control empowers the user to determine the temperature within the appliance.  This model is perfect for those who live fast lives and want easy access to their frozen food, cooking them in an instant and without having to go through the trouble of finding the particular meat or fish that they want.

Midea is an international appliance maker and manufacturer that has gained prominence all over the world for a product line including airconditioners, microwaves and laundry machines, among others.  Concepcion Industrial Corp. is the leader when it comes to airconditioners, and refrigerators in the Philippines.  Both companies invest heavily in research to ensure that their products meet, if not surpass, the best international standards and yet are also keenly sensitive to the preferences of the local market.

Midea is one of the world’s largest producers of consumer appliances. Established in 1968, Midea has consistently strived to make the lives of its consumers easier with their line of innovative products. On 2014, Midea Global partnered with Concepcion Industrial Corporation to bring the brand closer to Filipinos. For more information on Midea, please call +632-850-9888 or visit

iPrice Philippines: “Your One Stop Shopping Destination”

Have you visited yet “Your One Stop Shopping Destination”, iPrice Philippines?

Recently, I was able to signed up to iPrice to receive information and to discover amazing deals from their trusted e-commerce partners.

iPrice stays away from the basic parts of e- commerce that is operations, logistics and others related to this. It was established to help online shoppers to find of what they are looking for and help over to their trusted e-commerce partners to actually buy the products they want.


In this function, they aggregates all the products from the most trusted e-commerce shops in Asia and globally onto one platform: iPrice. They offer a lot of products related to fashion, clothing, accessories and many other product categories as well.

Check out what their editorial team has curated for you or follow their community of avid shoppers. If you introduce more about yourself to them, they will start putting together your individual shopping experience.

iPrice Philippines

Besides, relevant sales, offers & promotions are brought to alongside the products you’re browsing. There’s no need for you in checking 20 different websites to find a particular product or the two hour hunt for the best price.

iPrice Coupons

It is good to know that iPrice provide product information about different brands as well as offer coupon codes and discounts up to 70% that are collected from their affliates such as Zalora, Lazada, Banana Republic, Romwe and many more. ​

Air Jordan

In iPrice, I have found out that NIKE Air Jordan Flight Remix Basketball Shoes is on sale for a twenty (20) precent (%) discount from its original price offered by Zalora, one of their trusted e-commerce partners.

Air Jordan Future

Well, experience online shopping to iPrice, “Your one stop shopping destination!”

Aggregation of Two or More Operating Segments Into One

In Operating Segments based on IFRS 8, the aggregation of two or more operating segments into one is needed with the following:

1.If the aggregation is consistent with the core principle.

2. The segments have similar economic characteristics, and

3. The segments are similar when it comes to (a) The nature of the products/services and production process (b) The type or class of customer for their products/services (c) The methods used to distribute their products or provide their services (d) The  nature if the regulatory environment.

Operating Segments

In International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Operating Segment is defined as a component of an entity: (a) that engages in business activities from which it may earn revenues and incur expenses. (b) Whose operating results are regularly reviewed by the entity’s chief operating decision maker to make decisions about resources to be allocated to the segment and assess its performance. (c) For which discrete information is available.

The Chief Operating Decision Maker allocate resources, assess the performance of the operating segments of an entity and often is the chief executive officer or chief operating officer.

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