University of the East president and chief academic officer Ester Garcia and University of the East Alumni Affairs Inc. president dean Norberto Rayupa present a plaque of recognition to Supreme Court of the Philippines Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin
Hail to the Chief
BUSINESS CHIC - Johnny Litton (The Philippine Star) - August 12, 2019 - 12:00am

A fellowship night hosted by the indefatigable and talented lawyer Ferdinand Topacio in honor of Supreme Court of the Philippines Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin recently took place at the Hilton Hotel in Newport, Pasay City. Attended by University of the East (UE) alumni and members of government, business and law sectors who have been inspired by the exemplary chief justice, the event was a wonderful commemoration of a well-respected lawyer and statesman. Here’s to you, Chief Justice Bersamin!

Marco Polo Davao flies high

(From left) Marco Polo Davao general manager Colin Healy and director of sales and marketing Pearl Maclang, Tourism Assistant Secretary Art Boncato, Ambassador of Singapore H.E. Gerard Ho Wei Hong and DOT regional director Tanya Rabat

Top-notch five-star hotel Marco Polo Davao, led by its visionary general manager Colin Healy and wonderful director of sales and marketing Pearl Peralta-Maclang, was the venue of choice for the Qatar Airways Gala Dinner as the airline company inaugurated its Doha-Davao flight and celebrated its Skytrax 2019 Airline of the Year award for the fifth time. Qatar Airways launched its first direct flight to Doha from Davao International Airport. “Davao is the fastest growing city in the Philippines... and that’s why we want to explore the options,” Qatar Airways Philippines country manager Rohan Seneviratne said. Congratulations to Marco Polo Davao and Qatar Airways for a successful event!

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