Ray Butch Gamboa
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Suzuki’s on a roll
by Ray Butch Gamboa - January 30, 2019 - 12:00am
In contrast to what many players in the local auto industry present as a very challenging past year, Suzuki Philippines (SPH) proudly declared that they have concluded 2018 with a 2.5 percent year-end sales gro...
Breathtaking, sky-lighting experience
by Ray Butch Gamboa - January 26, 2019 - 12:00am
The biggest and brightest show on earth, the Philippine International Pyromusical Competition will again have the SM Mall of Asia as its traditional venue as it celebrates its 10th year of sky-lighting spectacl...
The newest motorcycle website is now up
by Ray Butch Gamboa - January 23, 2019 - 12:00am
You can now click on to www.motomagphilippines.com and explore the newest motorcycle website that the country can offer—and doing just that can make you win bags full of prizes from regular website raffles...
“Temporary” can be very long, sometimes even forever
by Ray Butch Gamboa - January 16, 2019 - 12:00am
When the Supreme Court recently released their ruling through a TRO or a Temporary Restraining Order setting aside a previous Preliminary Injunction granted by the Mandaluyong City Court that stopped the LTO (Land...
Coffee—homegrown and home brewed
by Ray Butch Gamboa - January 12, 2019 - 12:00am
Through this column we continue to support entrepreneurial initiatives be it in the field of F&B, tourism, entertainment, agriculture, even sports, etc.
2019 a busy year for motoring
by Ray Butch Gamboa - January 9, 2019 - 12:00am
Judging by what have been started and left unfinished in 2018 and couple these with what’s newly planned to be done in 2019 all in the name of improving motoring in the country, it appears that we have quite...
Not easy to do
by Ray Butch Gamboa - January 5, 2019 - 12:00am
I missed my two columns. Through the years they were traditionally geared toward the Holiday Season.
There’s no better way than to privatize
by Ray Butch Gamboa - December 19, 2018 - 12:00am
This can’t be the norm as day in and day out we can see obviously ill-maintained and derelict vehicles or “rolling coffins” on city streets and rural roads – smoke-belchers, and rickety rust...
Enviable homegrown business enterprise
by Ray Butch Gamboa - December 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Through the years we have established in this column our yearning to spotlight people, people movers, game changers, significant events, budding enterprises and the like to serve as possible inspiration to our readers...
Mercedes-Benz A-Class at the House Manila
by Ray Butch Gamboa - December 5, 2018 - 12:00am
It was considered as the first hatchback luxury car when it was initially launched in 1997.
The fairest of the fair
by Ray Butch Gamboa - December 1, 2018 - 12:00am
Many of us have been thrilled no end with some of the recent basketball games in the UAAP. Aside from being all cliffhangers, their significance to the teams engaged, as well as to some personalities involved, made...
Mitsubishi’s global launch of all-new Strada
by Ray Butch Gamboa - November 28, 2018 - 12:00am
A host of the country’s motoring journalists were flown by Mitsubishi Motors Philippines to Thailand for the Global Launch last Nov. 9 of the Triton L200, which is known in the Philippines as the Mitsubishi...
Lamborghini Urus SUV arrives in style
by Ray Butch Gamboa - November 21, 2018 - 12:00am
I witnessed how both car buyers and auto enthusiasts couldn’t hide their expressions of awe upon the unveiling of the Lamborghini Urus, vaunted as the world’s fastest SUV at Okada Manila last week.
Adopt a cat?
by Ray Butch Gamboa - November 17, 2018 - 12:00am
As we wander through the metro for the best leisure destinations (which for some reason unknown to me, my Business & Leisure production team seem to favor a certain part of the metro), we found Marikina’s first...
Another foodie destination
by Ray Butch Gamboa - November 10, 2018 - 12:00am
As we still try to steer away from the current much intriguing business scene, which some people consider though I refuse to believe, is predicated on who you know rather that what you can offer, we spotlight another...
It wasn’t this easy before…yet very legal
by Ray Butch Gamboa - October 27, 2018 - 12:00am
If you have owned a firearm at least for the past 10 years, you would know how easy or how difficult it is to have it licensed, depending on how you view life.
Here are the year’s most outstanding automobiles
by Ray Butch Gamboa - October 24, 2018 - 12:00am
For some reason, this year’s handing out of the Auto Focus People’s Choice Awards for the most preferred car models and most popular automobiles and the Media’s Choice Awards for exceptional car...
For them, CSR is serious business too
by Ray Butch Gamboa - October 20, 2018 - 12:00am
Contrary to what some clueless minds speculate, the local auto industry doesn’t just exist to make sure we have another exasperating day going to the office, school, the mall or to buy the day’s marketing...
Phoenix fuels multi-brand test drive fest
by Ray Butch Gamboa - October 17, 2018 - 12:00am
The biggest one stop shop of the country’s major car manufacturers, importers and distributors will have its Pre-Christmas staging from Nov. 15 to 18 at the SM Mall of Asia.
A leisure destination for nature lovers
by Ray Butch Gamboa - October 6, 2018 - 12:00am
The staff and crew of Business & Leisure (B&L) never ceases to keep their eyes open for destinations that would freshen our senses.
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