Dusit Thani Manila celebrated the Chinese New Year 2017 with an eventful festivities at the hotel lobby on January 28. To officially welcome the most auspicious date in the Chinese lunar calendar, the celebration kicked off with the traditional Lion and Dragon Dance to attract good luck. The ceremonial dotting of eye was spearheaded by General Manager Bruno Cristol together with the other hotel executives: Director of Sales and Marketing Leilani Merilo, PR and Communications Manager Dorothy Espiritu, Director of Enginieering Don Adam Bautista ans Assistant Director of Sales and Emilie Magsino. It was followed by the throwing of coins in front of the hotel Ang Pao tree and the lion eating the cabbage hung in the hotel offices to welcome prosperity and success this Year of the Fire Rooster. Dusit Thani Manila also participated in the annual Makati City Hall’s Chinese New Year celebration on January 27-29 at the Glorietta Activity Center, Palm Drive. The activity highlighted the Chinese Food Festival joined by various hotels in Makati.