Halal Certified Dishes from Cafe Ilang-Ilang of The Manila Hotel for take away and delivery

Eid al-Fitr is called the “Festival of Breaking the Fast” or Lesser Eid. In neighboring southeast Asian countries, this celebration is known as Hari Raya or Selamat Hari Raya Aidilfitri in Bahasa Melyu / Bahasa Indonesia.

While Muslims around the world will celebrate the feast of breaking the feast this coming evening May 12 to May 13, 2021. The big event is celebrated through prayer, gifts , lavish feast and giving of alms to the needy people.

I remembered that during the 11th Pan Asian Farmers Exchange Program held few years ago held at the iconic hotel, They serve halal certified dishes and vegetarian meals which suits almost half of the farmers delegates.

Halal Certified Dishes from Cafe Ilang-Ilang, The Manila Hotel

The Manila Hotel is the first Halal certified hotel in the country by the Muslim Mindanao Halal Certification Board. We have a special kitchen dedicated to Halal food preparation. Our Indian and Middle Eastern inspired halal dishes will whet your appetite with authentic dishes that pay homage to its traditional roots. Indulge in our Ramadan Special Halal Home Buffet with dried dates, chick peas hummus, Fatoush mixed salad, roti and naan bread, vegetable biryani, tandoori chicken, lamb rogan josh, vegetable samosa and baklava.

halal certified dishes

“Our Lamb Rogan Josh is a must-try. It’s imported from Australia and it has the spices and sharpness that will surely be enjoyed by everyone. We can also customize the food according to our customer’s request. Say you don’t like chili, we can make it milder. We can tweak a dish to please your palate while still being true to its authentic taste,” says Chef Kiran Singh, our Halal trained chef. 

Celebrate Eid Al Fitr by ordering any of our Halal Home Buffet sets or dishes. The halal selection of dishes available for Takeout and delivery.

Do not forget to call them at their landline 8527-0011 or 0998-9501912. One can also visit their website or social media page to pre-order.

One can pick them us or they can delivery right on your doorstep !

Mother’s Day Tote Bag Special Promo

A limited edition promo which runs from April 27 to May 16,2021 for every single purchase worth Php 2,750 . DTI Fair Trade Permit No. FTEB 117921 Series of 2021.


Pamanganan Restaurant: Malaysian Inspired Recipe

310-D Elizondo Street, Quiapo, Manila-Philippines

Pamanganan Restaurant facade

We always go to the historic Quiapo district , I even lived at one point  near Arlegui street when i was still in kindergarten . After more than 6 hours tour, We decided to eat in one of the restaurant serving authentic Muslim halal food. Quiapo is just a stone throw away from other districts like Binondo, Santa Cruz and Sampaloc.

restaurant interior

PAMANGANAN Restaurant is a 90 seat fine-dining and take out restaurant. The restaurant  focus on Malaysian inspired menu with a touch of Arabic and Islamic influence. The restaurant is  located in the booming and rapidly expanding, Manila Muslim Town in Quiapo, Manila. There is an air conditioned portion which can sit around 30 to 35 people at any given time.

Halal Pizzas

We ordered different kinds of halal food, I wanted to try to halal pizza but everyone wanted a rice combo meal. The Pamanganan menu is inspired from different countries’ specialties and appeal to a diverse clientele.

Nasi Goreng

Nasi Goreng is a Malaysian/ Indonesian  fried rice with chopped carrots and corn bits,  chicken bits topped with egg and cucumber with ketchup. You can mixed the food just like the fried rice. The dish can be spicy and there are also the non-spicy ones.  Can be shared with 2 to 3 people Php 95.00 per order.

Mae Kari Special

Mae Kari Special is a noodle dish with curry , noodles and topped with egg and chopped spring onion leaves. Can be shared with 2 to 3 people Php 90 per order

Sizzling Beef

Sizzling Beef is served in sizzling plate with rice and beef and vegetables.  Php 135 per order

 You can get Malaysian specialties like mee goring, roti tellor, mertabak,nasi goring pataya, and more, or you can go a little bit more International and choose a beryani shrimp, beef, chicken or mutton with Pakistani basmati rice, or native nilagang hipon for 3 persons or more and up with savory real salivating special soup .

Sizzling Fish

Sizzling Fish is served in sizzling plate with special sauce with pechay and tomatoes Php 135 per order

Miki Lala

Miki Lala is a special ramen style soup with crab sticks, eggs, chicken strips with lemon grass in soup.  This soup based-dish is perfect especially during rainy weather . It can be shared with 4 to 5 people and comes with Free Ice Tea drink .  The soup can be spicy ,depending on the preference of the customer. Php 325 per order ( Must Try )

The restaurant also have a special nasi champur dish every day plus the ‘all Italian menu’ such as pizza and pasta which was made it specially blended with different customized flavors and hot sauce. Adding value will be an interesting business lunch menu with specialties every day. The menu will change every 3-4 months but keep the favorites. Prices will be competitive with other upscale restaurants in the area.

Mr. Yusoph Mando

The restaurant is a fine dining in a friendly atmosphere. Warm colors, fresh natural air, soft Asian music, and amazing artwork initiated by its own humble owner a self-made Yakan and a very sociable Mr. Yusoph Mando of Basilan. He also gave the group a nice tasting imported dates. ( Tamar Al Dina) .

Note : Price of the foods are subject to change

Restaurant Operations:

The restaurant is open seven days a week from 8:00 AM to 11:00 PM.

Contact: 401-2304 Cellphone Number : 0915-514-3889

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Pamanganan/info


2nd Thailand Trade Exhibition 2011

2nd Thailand Trade Exhibition poster

Thailand Trade Exhibition in Manila featured  Thailand’s most comprehensive showcase of prime-quality export-grade products in the Philippines.

There are more than 70 Thai exporters of household and kitchenware, food and beverages, garment and textile, fashion accessories and many more business sectors, will present their products in one event.

Thai Airways booth

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited is the national carrier of the Kingdom of Thailand. It operates domestic, regional and intercontinental flights radiating from its home base in Bangkok to key destinations around the world and within Thailand. The company’s fully paid up share capital amounts to 16,988,765,500 Baht (9 May 2005) and is 53.77% owned by the Ministry of Finance, the Thai Government. At the end of September 2004, consolidated total assets of the company amounted to 193,211 million Baht. In its operations, THAI has achieved profitability every year for the last 40 consecutive years.

Thai Airways International was founded in 1960 as a joint venture between Thailand’s domestic carrier, Thai Airways Company (TAC) and Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) with the Scandinavian carrier initially providing a 30% share capital of two million Baht. SAS also provided operations, managerial and marketing expertise, with training assistance aiming at building a fully independent national airline within the shortest possible time.

Website: http://www.thaiairways.com/homepage/en/home.htm

entrance  to  the 2nd Thailand Trade Exhibition at the World Trade Center in Pasay City

list of exhibitors

Made in Thailand Exhibition was held in Manila at the World Trade Center from 28 April – 1 May 2011.

Photo gallery of  King Bhumibol Adulyadej   

There was a photo gallery of  King Bhumibol Adulyadej  or Rama IX  . He was born in December 5, 1927 (and within the Thai royal family and to close associates simply as Lek). Having reigned since 9 June 1946, He is the  currently the world’s longest serving head of state and the longest -reigning  monarch in Thailand history .

Many Thais respect the Royalty ,  King Bhumibol is credited with a social-economic theory of self-sufficiency . His personal wealth is tremendous: according to Forbes magazine , the King’s personal fortune, some of which is managed by the Crown Property Bureau was estimated to  be US$30 billion in 2010.

He is the wealthiest man in Thailand and the world’s wealthiest royal. Bhumibol himself has made donations to numerous development projects in Thailand, in areas including agriculture, environment, public health, occupational promotion, water resources, communications and public welfare. Commemoration of Bhumibol’s contributions to Thailand are ubiquitous in the Thai media.

Pantainorasingh Manufacturer Co. Itd.

Pantai Norasingh was considered as a legend in Thailand,He is known for his honesty and royalty and his name was  named after him as a role model.  The company was established in 1962 , Pantainorasingh Manufacturer Co. Itd.  Is a frontrunner among producer and exporter of  Thai sauces,  seasonings and chili paste

The brand is known in more than 40 countries such as the United States of America,  Middle East, Europe, Canada, Middle East, Australia, South East Asia among others.

chili sauce , fish sauce , soy sauce among other products of the company exhibited during the trade fair

Their 31 acre’s of  factory land  in Thailand boast of being Halal certified, newest technology and accredited with numerous awards such as Prime Minister’s Export Award in 2005 , BRC certification, GMP, HACCP,  and ISO 9001:2000

Contact Information: Sales Office: Bangkok

196/3-4 Pradiphat Road, Samsennai, Phayathai, Bangkok, 10400, Thailand

Telephone # (66 2) 265-6999

Fax: (66 2) 265-6996-7

Head Office – Factory

99 Moo 2. Tambol Galoong , Maung,  Samut Sakhon 74000, Thailand

Telephone # (66 34) 814-0000

Fax # ( 66 34) 814-028

Website: http://www.pantainorasingh.com/

Heritage Snacks and Food Corporation

This multinational corporation was founded in 1943  as a leading  wholesaler in dried nuts and fruits . The company had since expanded and founded Heritage Snacks and Food Company in 1986.  Since then the company had been pioneering in agricultural processing and packaging for numerous countries around the world.  Today the company has grown into 9 different companies operating in 6 countries. The company had also its own cashew plantation which started in 1993 in the region and in Laos. The slogan ” Simply Delicious and Amply Nutritious ”  because of its  commitment to producing delicious foods  and snacks while providing  superior products sold under 3 brands namely:  Nut Walker ,  Nature’s Sensation and Heritage.

Local Shows ( Thailand)

  • Thaifex World of Food Asia in Thailand
  • The Food & Ingredients Asia in Thailand
  • The USA Fair in Bangkok
  • The Food Carnival in Bangkok

Shows outside of Thailand

  • The Foodex Japan, Makuhari Tokyo
  • The Anuga Exhibition, Cologne Germany
  • The Sial Exhibition, Paris France
  • The Sial Exhibition, Shanghai China


  • 2007 Sainsbury New Supplier of the Year
  • 2005 Prime Minister’s Export Award for Distinctive Development
    & Marketing of Thai Owned Brand “Nut Walker”
  • 1999 Prime Minister’s Export Award for A Good Performance
    Export of Thailand
  • 1989 Export Product Award by Minister of Foreign Affairs

Head Office, Thailand

Putthamonthon Office
202-202/2 Putthamonthon Sai 4 Rd., Moo 5, Kratumlom,Sampran, Nakornpathom 73220, Thailand.
Fax: (66) 2813-1847
Email: hmcnuts@samart.co.th


200/34-36 Soi Yosse, Plabplachai Rd., Watthepsirin Pomprabasattrupai, Bangkok 10100,  Thailand.
Tel: (66) 2621-6126-7,2225-6725-6
Fax: (66) 2226-1955

Website: http://www.heritagethailand.com

Bioway Nature Products


Bioway is an original Thai company which develops, manufactures and markets natural and organic products for odor control, skin care and body care.


Our mission is to develop healthy organic natural products for the purpose they serve and to ensure that the natural balance is maintained. In this way we want to contribute to protect our planet’s ecosystem and preserve the beauty of the world.


Bioway odor control products eliminate the cause of unpleasant odors at the source by using organic enzymes in a unique formula blended with oils of Thai fragrant flowers and herbs. Products are extremely effective, 100 % biodegradable, safe for health and environment. In this innovation we use the power of nature to create a comfortable natural balance in the air we breathe in.

Nature Great skin care and body care products have been developed from the gifts of nature. These bio nature care products are innovative combinations of natural extracts and organic ingredients, formulated to products with high performance. All products are developed according to modern science, SB Technology and the result of extensive research and testing. Nature Great brings natural balance in beauty and care and improves the quality of the skin under different conditions.


Bioway products are developed under guidance of Mr. Subin Phanlertchamnan, graduated in Medical Sciences at the Mahidol University and gained extensive work experience in the Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok. Suranaree University of Technology in Nakhon Ratchasima and The National Innovation Agency ( NIA)of the Ministry of Science and Technology of Thailand, support us in our innovations and developments.

Our SB-Tech Enzyme and Bacteria Technology is the product of a fermentation process that yields unique enzymes of microbes. To improve performance we added carefully selected and tested natural substances to increase biological activity to accelerate the degradation process of organic contaminants. These unique blends are today among the most powerful enzyme formulations for odor control, skin care and anti-aging.

Brand : Nature Great + Bioway


Tel : 66-44-224867 Mobile : 081-0119993 Fax : 66-44-224867 E-Mail : bioway99@hotmail.com

Website : www.biowaynature.com


BaBaAn Fertilizer

BaBaAn, a new multifunctional additive of fertilizers, has been developed for years and is manufactured by only HuaTaiLian Pesticide & Chemicals Co., Ltd. Guangdong. On the same conditions, application of BaBaAn mixed with fertilizers stimulates the growth of roots hairs and the development of crops, increases the dispersion of leaf buds, protects flowers and fruits, strengthens their resistance to harmful agents, improves the efficiency of fertilizer, and increases the yields of crops. The results of its tests conducted by authoritative institutes showed that application of BaBaAn mixed with fertilizer increases the fertilizer effects by 85% and the utilization percent by 20-27%; this equal to the effects of applying more 20 kilograms of fertilizers of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium per MU. Therefore, BaBaAn not only increases yields and incomes, but also saves fertilizers, labours and costs.

 orchid cut- flowers vase life  is said to last longer with the application of this liquid

BaBaAn, a new multifunctional additive fertilizers, has been in development for years and is manufactured only by
G.G.D. Trading (Thailand) Co., Ltd. The application of the fertilizer  stimulates the growth of root hairs and the development of crops, increases the dispersion of leaf buds, protects flowers pole to be loosened from stem and fruits core to come off from branch, strengthens their resistance to harmful agents, improves the efficiency of fertilizers, and increases the yields of crops. The results of its tests conducted by authoritative institutes showed that application of BaBaAn increases the fertilizer effects by 85% and the utilization percent by 20-27%. Therefore, BaBaAn not only increases yields and income, but also saves fertilizers and labor costs.

Website: http://www.bangkokflower.com

 Producer & Distributor

G.G.D. Trading (Thailand) Co., Ltd.

Address: 26/1 Moo 3 Petchkasem 69 Rd.,
Laksong, Bangkae, Bangkok 10160 THAILAND

Tel. +662 421-1075, +662 421-4722

Fax. +662 421-1457

Email :

website: www.thailandfertilizer.com

Medicos Company LTD. offers massage to the trade visitors  using traditional Thai ointments and practice

For more information, please contact Thai Trade Center, Manila, Tel: (632) 894 0403

Royal Thai Embassy, 107 Thailand (Rada) Street, Legaspi Village, Makati City, Metro Manila, The Philippines
Tel. (632) 815-4219-20 Fax. (632) 815-4221

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