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Interesting News: Cebu Pacific Flies to Camiguin, PRC Reschedules CPA Exam

Aside from the Sabah crisis which made headlines in the last couple of days, here are some news that I personally think interests the readers of this blog.

Cebu Pacific Now Flies to Camiguin and Masbate

Philippines' largest airline and leader of low airfares promotions Cebu Pacific will start flying from Cebu to Masbate and Camiguin. The operation in those two new destinations will start on April 15 and June 1 for Camiguin and Masbate respectively.

With the two new routes, Cebu Pacific will now operate in 35 domestic and 20 international destinations. Just recently, Cebu Pacific announced direct flight to Bali, Indonesia and Dubai, UAE.

English: Cebu Pacific in Calbayog City Airport.
English: Cebu Pacific in Calbayog City Airport. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Cebu Pacific continues to expand their dominance in the local and international market. The airline recently announced their desire to operate other long-haul flights such as the United States, Europe and Australia. And with the recent passing of Philippine Aviation in the safety certification by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), that goal seems to be already in the horizon.

PRC Reschedules the May 2013 Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Board Exam

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced the rescheduling of  the May 2013 CPA Board Exam. From the original exam date of May 12, 13 and 19, 20, 2013, it has been re-scheduled to  MAY 19, 20 and 26, 27, 2013.

OLD SCHEDULE: May 12, 13 and 19, 20, 2013
LATEST SCHEDULE: MAY 19, 20 and 26, 27, 2013

The decision was reached based on the recommendation of the Board of Accountancy through Board Resolution No. 57 dated March 5, 2013. The Board stressed the need for a revision of the original schedule because one of the dates coincide with the National Elections that will be held on May 13, 2013.

Go Hotel Branches Now Accept Bookings For Other Branches

Go Hotel branches now accepts hotel bookings for other branches. This is in addition to their online booking facility. So, for example, if you want to book for Go Hotel Puerto Princesa, you can just drop by the nearest Go Hotel in your area.

Go Hotels is a hotel chain owned and operated by Robinsons Land Corporation. It has branches in Mandaluyong, Puerto Princesa, Bacolod, Dumaguete and Tacloban. It offers hotel rooms with basic amenities at an incredibly low price.

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