Trinoma Activity Center, Quezon City -Philippines
Kung Xi Fa Cai , Kiong Hee Huat Chay , Kong Hei Fat Choi !
Chinese New Year is also known as the Spring Festival and is the longest and most significant celebration in the Chinese Lunar calendar .
Chinese painting and calligraphy club together with Mr. Henry Lim Bon Liong ( executive Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce , chief executive officer of Sterling Paper Group of Companies, S.P. Properties, Inc., SL Agritech Corporation )
Ms. Lorriane Tan – Chief Operating Officer Chinoy TV
Just like the Chinese, Filipinos have strongly associated meaningful occasions with celebratory food. The author was invited by some members of the Binondo Heritage Group or BGH and Mr. Wilson Flores -who posted the event at the FB page of the group ( close site) . I saw fellow social media friends like Mr. Nathaniel Uy , Mr. Jonel Uy ( not related to each other) and Mr. Ceasar Cheng .
Chinese style paintings
Unfortunately , We were not able to wait for them since there were some of the BGH members that were there past 12nn and have other events to attend . The event was hosted by Mr. Willord Chua and Ms. Janelle Ty of Chinoy Television.
Fly ACE Food Corporation had a complete line of Asian food products that bring out the genuine taste and flavor of your favorite Asian dishes since the company was established in 2000.
GOOD Life -name was inspired by the Chinese’s common association of longevity with noodles like Vermicelli, Egg Noodles , Bihon, Sesame Oil , Oyster Sauce, Japanese -style bread crumbs .
Mr. Willord Chua -Chinoy Television host with the lion dancers
The event for the Chinese New Year is entitled ” Good Life Flavors of Fortune” A Celebration of Good Life which is from February 5 to 8, 2016 .
Mr. Cris Garcia ( Coordinator ) Confucius Institute
Confucius Institute coordinators gave some free basic Chinese Hookien and Mandarin lessons, Chinese chess, paper cutting techniques . They have Basic Mandarin or Hokkien language course for beginners .
Contact information : 894-4513
Center for Culinary Arts students
CCA students are preparing a 5 course Chinese inspired dishes
There are several activities which coincide with the event , lectures, Chinese calligraphy lessons, Chinese Painting exhibition, games, promos, Chinese cuisine coking demonstration , competition , traditional lantern exhibit, dragon and lion dance, Chinese dances, Lingnan style paintings , Chinese paper cutting , Chinese games , Speaking Basic Hokkien and Basic Mandarin and cultural activities .
Partners includes Chinoy Television, Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc., Confucius Institute , Bahay Tsinoy , Center for Culinary Arts -Manila, Masflex, Tecnogas , Phil Sen Hua , King Chef Seafood Restaurant, Cook Magazine , FLY Ace Food Corporation among others.
Fly Ace Food Corporation -The company is the one who conducts annual Jolly University event in which several universities and colleges compete for the title of ” Best Cook-Off Challenge” within Metro Manila .
There is an in -house promotion where the public ( attendees) can purchase items from the Secretariat with raffle stubs and ticket – They are entitled to free feng shui consultation among others .
Ms. Nina Daza-Puyat and Mr. Ramon P. Daez – Fly Ace General manager
Note: I would like to ” thank” BHG group , Cook Magazine Sir Marlon Aldense and FlyACE Management for the accommodation. we decided to leave the place since we have a lot of commitments .
Fly Ace Corporation: http://www.flyacecorp.com/
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