Lipad Corporation takes over Clark airport operations

… , 2019. Photo courtesy of DOTr MANILA, Philippines – The Luzon International Premiere Airport … Clark International Airport. Lipad Corporation president and CEO Bi Yong Chungunco … Bases...

Jesse Robredo Foundation launches award for outstanding mayors

… the Office of the Vice President MANILA, Philippines – The Jesse M. … batang pumapasok,” the Vice President added. (So now, first … he joined the Cabinet of...

Philippines: DSWD DROMIC Report #16 on the Earthquake Incident in Itbayat, Batanes as of 14 August 2019, 6PM

Situation Overview On 27 July 2019 at 4:16 AM, a 5.4 magnitude earthquake jolted the municipality of Itbayat, Batanes (20.90°N, 121.85°E – 012 km N 04°E) with a tectonic...

Philippines: NDRRMC Update: Sitrep No. 20 re Preparedness Measures and Effects of Southwest Monsoon, 17 August 2019, 6:00 PM

I. WEATHER UPDATE Synopsis: Southwest Monsoon affecting the western sections of Northern and Central Luzon. Forecast Weather Condition: Cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers and thunderstorms will prevail over Batanes,...

Palace on Duterte: He’s well but very busy

MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang assured the public that the President was well and focusing on … during a gathering of Chinese-Filipino businessmen in Quezon City on … said, dismissing...

Filipinos in Dubai Organize Basketball Games to Save Life of Compatriot

… pastime or favourite sport of Filipinos, it is also a … is now confined at the Philippine General Hospital," Arnel Fernandez … needs. He actively served the Filipino...

When beauty comes from within—and with a little lift

… the bar in promoting Philippine fashion and generating charitable … funds for the Philippine Red Cross and the … president Allen Marvin Eder were at the signing event...

Philippine offshore gaming operators hubs to protect Chinese workers, says Pagcor

… host call centers for Philippine’s booming online gaming … In a television interview, Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. … stationed at the planned Philippine offshore gaming operators (Pogo...

Setting the earth on fire

… the Lord 2018,” ST. PAULS Philippines, 7708 St. Paul Rd., SAV …

Editorial Cartoon (August 18, 2019)

US, China will try again this September

… United States and China. US President Donald Trump threatened to impose … enforce Chinese compliance. China’s President Xi Jinping is now reportedly … theft. The world, including the...

No label?

  DO you know someone who buys items without labels just because they are cheaper com­pared to branded and registered products? Lives could be put at risk if even...

No compromise with evil

  THE gospel message of this 20th Sunday is puzzling. In one part of the Scriptures, Jesus Christ promises peace: “I leave you peace, my peace I give to...

BARMM conducts multi-hazard simulation drill on Aug. 17, 43rd anniversary of 1976 tsunami

… C. Astilla of the Manila Observatory for the Special … trench,” said Local Governments Minister Naguib Sinarimbo, who heads … , former director of the Manila Observatory (an...

BOOKS: The story of the m.a. sisters: an incredible and beautiful journey

… Davao, Cabaguio Street, Davao City, Philippines. (Bert Cacayan is a friend … a co-convenor of PRAXIS Philippines and a professor at St …

STATEMENT: “I will continue to champion the voice of Moros in the national leadership”

(Statement of Basilan Rep. Mujiv Hataman on his new role as Deputy Speaker) I wish to express my heartfelt gratitude to our colleagues in the House of Representatives for...

Kidapawan fire victims receive assistance from Senator Go

… , together with representatives from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office, Department of …

PERSONAL ACCOUNT: A mere mention or photo of my work in one of the gift guides or roundups would have been amazing already

… guess. Ruby Thursday More, first Philippine-based artist featured by Etsy …

Dabawenya is first Philippine-based artist featured by Etsy

… become the first Philippine-based artist featured … Ruby Thursday More, first Philippine-based artist featured by … Filipino expats before, it does appear that yours is the first Philippine...

Manila Bay rehab to enforce compulsory waterway easement

… through Quezon, San Juan, Manila and Mandaluyong cities before emptying … River, which discharges into Manila Bay. He reminded local … the Water Code of the Philippines, banks...