Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Save The Children Philippines, BARMM Forge Partnership To Fulfill Children’s Rights

Save the Children Philippines brings hope to protect children from the horrors of gun battles especially in parts of Muslim Mindanao.

SM Scholar-Graduate Instills Leadership Competencies In Youth

An inspiring story of an SM Scholar alumna!

Save The Children PH Welcomes Smart Communication For Children’s Learning Access

Smart Communications, Inc. and Save the Children Philippines jointly donated four School-in-a-Bag packages for learning communities in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao!

Max’s All-You-Can™ Is Back And Better Than Ever!

Hindi lahat ng nang-iiwan, hindi na bumabalik. Max’s All-You-Can is back!

Globe Platinum Brings More Memorable Experiences To Customers At Art In The Park Online

Globe Platinum Brings More Memorable Experiences To Customers At Art In The Park Online

Spotlight

Save The Children Philippines, BARMM Forge Partnership To Fulfill Children’s Rights

Save the Children Philippines brings hope to protect children from the horrors of gun battles especially in parts of Muslim Mindanao.

SM Scholar-Graduate Instills Leadership Competencies In Youth

An inspiring story of an SM Scholar alumna!

Save The Children PH Welcomes Smart Communication For Children’s Learning Access

Smart Communications, Inc. and Save the Children Philippines jointly donated four School-in-a-Bag packages for learning communities in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao!

Max’s All-You-Can™ Is Back And Better Than Ever!

Hindi lahat ng nang-iiwan, hindi na bumabalik. Max’s All-You-Can is back!

Celebrating eight years of partnership with Globe Platinum, Art in the Park is back this Aug 10-17, but this time fully virtual. Art in the Park gives local up and coming local artists a venue to showcase their work to patrons and collectors who will browse through hundreds of works arranged by galleries and can purchase artworks directly from the website.

By participating in this virtual art event, Platinum customers and other buyers get the chance to not only bring home great local art pieces, but also support homegrown artists, as well as raise funds for the Museum Foundation of the Philippines.

To make the launch of Art In The Park Online even more special, Globe Platinum has prepared a series of activities to honor local artists and delight customers who will participate in the event.

Globe Platinum Hour

Every day at 5 p.m from August 10-17, Art in the Park Online with its live programs and insightful videos will feature an artist. Spectators will be given a rare glimpse into the process of the creation of the artist’ works.

Below is the schedule of events:

● August 10 – Richard Quebral “Isometric Ay! Lah, lah land…” Video 1
● August 11 – Robert Alejandro “Let’s Paint Crazy Faces” Workshop
● August 12 – Richard Quebral ““Isometric Ay! Lah, lah land…” Video 2
● August 13 – Robert Alejandro “Let’s Paint Crazy Monsters” Workshop
● August 14 – Reena Gabriel Feature Video
● August 14 – Richard Quebral “Isometric Ay! Lah, lah land…” Video 3
● August 15 – Robert Alejandro Live Portrait Session
● August 16 – Richard Quebral: 1 Big Painting Auction
● August 17 – Closing – Marti Franca Acoustic Performance

Featured Artists:

1. Painter Richard Quebral’s special exhibit called “Isometric Ay! lah, lah, land…” will be featured in a series of videos focused on his colorful, comical works and his art-making process. An auction of Quebral’s “1 Big Painting” will take place during the Globe Platinum Hour on August 16.

2. Robert Alejandro, an award-winning graphic artist, an illustrator, a painter, a crafter― best known to be one of the pillars of Filipino arts and crafts shop Papemelroti, will be conducting art workshops for kids. This includes “Let’s Paint Crazy Faces”, “Let’s Paint Crazy Monsters”, and a live portrait session.

3. Reena Gabriel’s artistic video of how she created her elaborate and elegant watercolor artworks will also be shown. Gabriel’s journey started with pointed pen calligraphy that blossomed into brush and watercolor calligraphy and artworks.

Globe Platinum Collection

A curated catalog of unique and beautifully crafted pieces from Robert Alejandro and Reena Gabriel. The artworks included here are timeless expressions of their vision and talent, making each piece a worthy addition to anyone’s personal collection.

This special collection is exclusively available to Platinum customers via a passcode. Platinum customers may ask Thea, Globe Platinum’s Digital Assistant, at globe.co/thea-gp, to get a copy of the passcode.

Globe Platinum Off-the-menu treat

Created by Casa Mercedes, the oldest fan maker in the Philippines, this whimsical chinoiserie inspired fan was specially and exclusively designed by artist Reena Gabriel for Globe Platinum customers.

All Globe Platinum customers that will purchase artworks from any of the catalogs and galleries available on the Art in the Park webpage will be entitled to this exclusive treat simply by entering their Platinum Mobile number on the cart page before checking out.

View more details about Art in The Park Online at www.artinthepark.ph. To know more about Globe Platinum, you may visit www.globe.com.ph/platinum.

Borongan City Eyes 90K Covid-19 Vaccine Doses

Borongan Mayor Jose Ivan Dayan Agda said the city plans to purchase the AstraZeneca vaccine, hoping to be included in the second batch of procurement.

Dagupan Enforces Status Quo On Age-Based Stay-At-Home Restriction

Did Dagupan Mayor reject the IATF's recommendation?

“Godzilla Vs. Kong” Official Trailer Promises Battle For The Ages

We surely miss these gigantic scenes. Now "Godzilla vs. Kong," coming soon to Philippine cinemas this year!

Max’s All-You-Can™ Is Back And Better Than Ever!

Hindi lahat ng nang-iiwan, hindi na bumabalik. Max’s All-You-Can is back!

DOH Contact Tracers Arrive In Mountain Province

Contact tracers from the Department of Health (DOH) arrive in Bontoc, Mountain Province to locate the first and second level contacts of the 12 Covid-19 positives who were found to have been carrying the UK variant in the province.

Pangasinan Town Allots P8-M Budget For Covid-19 Vax Purchase

Pangasinan allocated PHP8 million for the procurement of the Covid-19 vaccine for its constituents.

US Rejoins WHO

US President Joe Biden signs an executive order to discontinue the withdrawal partnership from World Health Organization (WHO) that Ex-President Donald Trump initiated last year.

PNP’s One-Stop Shop In MOA Part Of ‘New Normal’

PNP opens an extension office of the Civil Security Group (CSG) at the SM Mall of Asia (MOA) as part of the ongoing efforts to adjust to the "new normal," citing the benefit of the One-Stop-Shop.

Bulacan Marks 122nd Anniversary Of 1st PH Republic Amid Pandemic

"Dito tayo namulat sa katotohanan," marked Governor Daniel Fernando as they celebrate Bulacan's122nd Anniversary of being the 1st PH Republic.

IATF To Operationalize Inclusion Of Soldiers, Police’s Families

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque assured soldiers and police that government will also prioritize their families in the free vaccination drive.

Spotlight

Save The Children Philippines, BARMM Forge Partnership To Fulfill Children’s Rights

Save the Children Philippines brings hope to protect children from the horrors of gun battles especially in parts of Muslim Mindanao.

SM Scholar-Graduate Instills Leadership Competencies In Youth

An inspiring story of an SM Scholar alumna!

Save The Children PH Welcomes Smart Communication For Children’s Learning Access

Smart Communications, Inc. and Save the Children Philippines jointly donated four School-in-a-Bag packages for learning communities in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao!

Max’s All-You-Can™ Is Back And Better Than Ever!

Hindi lahat ng nang-iiwan, hindi na bumabalik. Max’s All-You-Can is back!

Lifestyle

The Life-Long Impact Of Brain Development In A Child’s First 5 Years

Interesting! Let's know how the first five years of a child's brain determines his success in the future.

Hendrick’s Gin Celebrates Love And Romance With The Perfect Pair This Valentine’s Day

Hendrick’s has something for you this coming Valentine's Day!

POND’S And Shopee Deliver ‘Smarter Skincare’ With First AI-Powered Chatbot

Customers can now interact with PONDS chatbot in Shopee as they launch their 'Smarter Skincare Just For You!'

Yellow Cab Introduces Its New Thin Crust Pizza, Starting At Just P249

New year new taste. Yellow Cab's New York Style Thin Crust Pizza is now available. The price starts at P249!

Entertainment

Award-Winning Film “Quezon’s Game” To Stream Worldwide On iWantTFC This January 27

Atin 'to! The historical movie "Quezon's Game" finally comes home to the Philippines and streams globally on iWantTFC beginning January 27.

Jamie Lends Her Voice For Inspirational Song “We Give Our Yes”

Diva Jamie Rivera's "We Give Our Yes" is the official song of the 500th anniversary of Christianity in the Philippines celebration.

“Godzilla Vs. Kong” Official Trailer Promises Battle For The Ages

We surely miss these gigantic scenes. Now "Godzilla vs. Kong," coming soon to Philippine cinemas this year!

More Stories

Award-Winning Film “Quezon’s Game” To Stream Worldwide On iWantTFC This January 27

Atin 'to! The historical movie "Quezon's Game" finally comes home to the Philippines and streams globally on iWantTFC beginning January 27.

13 Ilocos Region Bus Routes Resume Operations

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) now resumes point-to-point public transport in 13 modified routes.

Jamie Lends Her Voice For Inspirational Song “We Give Our Yes”

Diva Jamie Rivera's "We Give Our Yes" is the official song of the 500th anniversary of Christianity in the Philippines celebration.

Borongan City Eyes 90K Covid-19 Vaccine Doses

Borongan Mayor Jose Ivan Dayan Agda said the city plans to purchase the AstraZeneca vaccine, hoping to be included in the second batch of procurement.

IATF To Operationalize Inclusion Of Soldiers, Police’s Families

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque assured soldiers and police that government will also prioritize their families in the free vaccination drive.

Travel

Bicol Int’l Airport Now 72.2% Complete

Malapit nang magkaroon ng airport sa Bicol!

Vaccinated People Still Need To Follow Travel Protocols

Nabakunahan man o hindi tuloy-tuloy pa rin ang pagsunod ng travel health protocols, ayon kay Duque.

Panagbenga 2021 Postponed Due To Pandemic

Walang Panagbenga ngayong taon. 🙁

Radisson Hotel Group Rises Above Challenges To Add 84 New Hotels Across Asia Pacific

Radisson Hotel Group adds 84 new hotels and resorts, covering eight of its distinct brands.

Motoring

13 Ilocos Region Bus Routes Resume Operations

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) now resumes point-to-point public transport in 13 modified routes.

Over 421K OFWs Served Via ‘Hatid Tulong’

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) transports stranded OFWs in Metro Manila back to their provinces by the ‘Hatid Tulong’ government program.

Abalos Asks DPWH To Fix Lights On Major Roads

MMDA chairman Benhur Abalos requested the DPWH to fix street lights on major thoroughfares across the metropolis, citing commuters are in danger.