Ilocos Norte’s Grandest Festival Seeks Plastic-Free Event

Ilocos Norte’s provincial government, through its tourism office, has vowed to promote an eco-friendly gathering of more than 30,000 people for the celebration of the Tan-ok Festival on February 2. Provincial Tourism Operations Officer Ianree Raquel said Friday…

Local News

Minor Changes In Ballot Design, Voter Receipt: Comelec

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is introducing slight modifications in the design of the ballots…

Gov’t Takeover Of Hanjin ‘Just A Proposal’: Malacañang

Malacañang on Thursday said government takeover of debt-ridden Korean company Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction…

QC Cracks Whip Vs. Mercury-Laden Cosmetics

To ensure the strict compliance of businesses on the ban on whitening products that contain…

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10 Perfect Gifts This Holiday Season From JBL

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Photographers From Around The World Receive Awards For The 6th Anilao Underwater Shootout

The 6th Anilao Underwater Shootout organized by the Department of Tourism in cooperation with the…

World

Bangladesh’s Ship Industry Sails On Amid Economic Woes

Despite being a third-world country and suffering from the pressures…

Kim, Moon Agree To Denuclearize Korean Peninsula

The leaders of the two Koreas agreed Wednesday to end…

China Seeks Revival Of ‘Silk Road’ For Cultural Exchange, dialogue

Chinese officials on Wednesday called for the creation of a…

Regional News

Ilocos Norte’s Grandest Festival Seeks Plastic-Free Event

Ilocos Norte’s provincial government, through its tourism office, has vowed to promote an eco-friendly gathering of more than 30,000 people…

Korean Firm Invests P2-B For Solar Farm In Bacolod City

A 50-megawatt solar power plant will soon rise in the village of Vista Alegre in this city. The development of…

Davao City To Hold Product Expositions With Sister Cities

The city government aims to boost the marketing of local products and strengthen partnership with sister cities by holding shows…

Sports

Nietes Sees Pacquiao Win On Sunday

Donnie "Ahas" Nietes, the Philippines' longest-reigning boxing world champion, believes…

Odds Favor Pacquiao But Broner Brags, “He’s Been To Sleep Before”

The 29-year-old former four-division world champion, who was once seen…

Tech

Fortinet Introduces New Security Automation Capabilities On Amazon Web Services, Expands Fortinet Security Fabric Offerings

Fortinet® announced the expansion of its Fortinet Security Fabric offerings and new automation capabilities for AWS to provide streamlined and…

Celebrate Better Connectivity And Security This Season With D-Link

Gift loved ones this Christmas with reliable connection and security that last even beyond the holiday season.Leading network products supplier…

Lenovo’s Gift Guide For The Holiday Season

Looking for the perfect gadgets for yourself or to give away to your families and friends this Christmas? Lenovo, the…

Filipinos Who Have Families In Canada Can Now Receive & Request Money With Xoom

PayPal launched Xoom, its international money transfer service in Canada. This new service enables Filipinos living in Canada to use…

Motoring

DOTr Sets Another Test Run For Dalian Trains Starting Jan. 23

Test runs for another set of trains purchased from Chinese firm CCRC Dalian for the Metro Rail Transit Line 3…

Trike Drivers, Passengers Now Insured In Quezon City

Tricycle drivers and passengers in Quezon City will now receive corresponding compensation if they figure in road crashes after Quezon…

Senate OKs Bicam Report On Child Seatbelt Bill

A measure aimed at protecting infants and young children from deaths and serious injuries arising from road crashes and other…

Angkas To Launch Motorcycle Ambulance In 2019

The ride-hailing firm Angkas recently announced that they are looking for volunteers who will serve as paramedics for the launch…

Events

Unwrap The Magic Of Theater This Holiday Season With REP

This Christmas, give your loved ones a year’s worth of the wonder, joy and excitement that only theater can bring!…

Thousands Attend MBC Music K-Pop Concert On Guam

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is proud to announce that over 5,000 people attended the MBC Music K-Pop Concert on…

Entertainment

“Dragon Ball Super: Broly” Opens January 30 Exclusive In SM Cinemas Nationwide

The most anticipated and latest in the anime action Dragon Ball franchise starts January 30 as "Dragon Ball Super: Broly"…

TFC At The Movies Brings Philippine Festival Films To The World

The celebration of the Philippine Cinema continues as TFC at the Movies brings five of the 2018 Metro Manila Film…

Jeff Canoy And ABS-CBN Docucentral Premiere “Ang Babae Ng Balangiga” On “Sunday’s Best”

A devout Catholic prayer leader, a dedicated sister, a woman who fell in love with the enemy—who was Casiana Nacionales…

Drink & Dine

The Macallan Opens Another Whisky Lounge In Makati

World renowned single malt whisky brand The Macallan opened its doors for its second whisky lounge in the Philippines at…

More Reasons To Love Dunkin’ Donuts

Most would agree that Filipinos have a sweet tooth. Whether as a snack or as a gratifying ending to a…

MAX’S New Adobo Ribs And Beef Salpicao, Best When Shared

The New Year calls for new reasons to celebrate with Every Kind of Family, memories created over good company and…

Travel

Japanese Tourists To Visit Iloilo Destinations

Japanese visitors on board the cruise ship, MV Pacific Venus of Japan, will not just get awed by presentations during…

Japan Starts Implementing Departure Tax To Promote Tourism

To welcome more tourists, improve tourism base, and upgrade immigration system, Japan has started collecting departure tax of ¥1000 or…

A Rundown Of The Best Guam Beaches

Guam is a tropical paradise and US-territory island located in the Mariana Islands in the Pacific Ocean. Due to its…

5 Ways To Celebrate Family Christmas Inside BGC’S Play City

After the holiday rush at work and school, it's finally time to spend precious moments with our greatest love—our family.…

Celebrate A One-Of-A-Kind And Romantic Festive Season With McDull At Ocean Park Hong Kong Christmas Sensation

Ocean Park Hong Kong is celebrating this year’s Christmas like no other! Known for its widely sought-after aquarium and thrilling…

Advocacies

Advocates Urge Dual Action Vs. Single-Use Plastics

Environment advocates are calling for a two-pronged approach to address the nationwide problem on waste. Greenpeace Philippines and Break Free…

Lifestyle

Catriona Gray Officially Starts Miss Universe Reign At New York City

Catriona Gray has officially started her tour as Miss Universe with different media appearances and one-on-one interviews in New York…

Philippines Continues To Dominate The International Pageantry Scene

Starting the year with a good news, another pride of the Philippines was hailed in the international pageantry. Miss Philippines…

Starfinder Optical Launches A New Fashion-Forward Eyewear

Starfinder Optical launched a vogue eyewear last January 7, 2019. The innovative eyewear is called Twice—eyeglasses that can give customers…

Get Into The Mood This Holiday Season With Oakley’s Nationwide Sale

As we look forward and enjoy the holiday season, Oakley, one of the leading products design and sports performance brand…

The Talk

10 Celebrity Weight-Loss Transformations That Will Surprise You

Being a celebrity comes with a loaded list of expectations. Because they're considered as public role-models, celebrities try their best to maintain a well-rounded approach in life—may it be a…

10 Sci-Fi Film Hunk Actors Who Made Movies They Starred In Even Better

There are a lot of amazing science fiction films that have become a blockbuster hit. But there are sci-fi movies that have been considered iconic not just because of its…

3 Countries In Asia Which Are Least Visited By Tourists

Well-known places in Asia such as Japan, Korea, Thailand, Indonesia among the many, are preferred by most tourists during their vacation and it's because of the famous spots that people…

10 Tips To Keep A Long-Running Friendship Stronger

Friendship is established when two individuals meet each other's peaks of interest. from small talks in the morning to unlimited non-stop talks until the late hours of the evening. It…

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The accent and tone of the voice are one of…