Amending Public Service Act To Boost PH Competitiveness

A party-list legislator said the speedy passage of the proposed measure, which seeks to amend the 83-year-old Public Service Act (PSA), will improve the country’s competitiveness ranking, as well as the lives of Filipinos. AAMBIS-OWA Party-list Rep. Sharon…

           

Spotlight

Nokia 2720 Flip And Nokia 110 Push Boundaries In Feature Phones Segment At Price Points More Affordable Than Ever

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today introduces the Nokia 2720 Flip and Nokia 110. The Nokia 2720 is a classic flip…

2019 Taiwan Excellence eSports Cup Revolutionizes The Traditional Definition Of “Sports”

Guests, gaming enthusiasts & spectators are given the chance to see how Philippine ferocity, along with Taiwan Excellence, can change the literal playing…

Local News

Amending Public Service Act To Boost PH Competitiveness

A party-list legislator said the speedy passage of the proposed measure, which seeks to amend the 83-year-old Public Service Act (PSA), will improve the country’s competitiveness ranking, as well as the lives…

Solon Wants Mental Health Care Services Accessible In Villages

As the world celebrates Mental Health Day, Senator Francis Pangilinan said mental health care and services should be made available and accessible at the barangay level so that interventions can be felt…

DND: ‘Super Tucano’ Deliveries To Begin By February 2020

Deliveries of 6 brand-new light attack aircraft of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) are expected to begin by the end of February 2020, the Department of National Defense (DND) said. This was…

World News

Oil Prices Down As Saudi Arabia’s Supply Concerns Ease

Oil prices were down early Tuesday as investors' worries eased with news that Saudi Arabia is expected to restore full production by next…

WHO Calls For Urgent Research On Microplastics

The World Health Organization (WHO), on Thursday called for further research on the health impacts of microplastics following the release of latest findings…

Regional News

P50-M MICE Campaign Launched In Iloilo

Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon and Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat on Thursday led the launching of a P50-million campaign to…

SoCot Town Unveils 100-Foot Christmas Tree

The town center of Tampakan in South Cotabato practically glittered on Tuesday evening as the local government unveiled its 100-foot…

DavNor Town Inaugurates P5.9-M Rice Processing Complex

In a bid to modernize farming in the province and help local farmers improved their productivity, a PHP5.9-million rice processing…

Sports

AboitizLand Football Cup To Kick Off Oct. 13

New name; new game. This is the catchphrase for the…

Biñan Football Stadium Preparations For SEAG In Full Swing

With less than two months left before the start of…

Tech

1.3 M Filipinos Boost Green Movement With GCash Forest

Growing a tree is grand work: it requires grit, a whole lot of TLC, and exceptional skills to keep it alive. But green…

Multimedia Princess Nadine Lustre Headlines Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Liga2 Kontrabida

Fresh from the successful launch of MOBILE LEGENDS: ADVENTURE, MOONTON continues to bring out surprises as it launches its second street battle event,…

High Five! 5 Apir-Worthy Activities You Can Do With The Newly Launched Realme 5 Series

Winning a basketball game? APIR! Landed an extremely funny joke? APIR! A random lightbulb moment? APIR! Whatever victory or fun idea it is,…

Motoring

Tugade: ‘I’ve Long Been Taking Public Transport Sans Media’

Contrary to claims of his critics, Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade said he has been using public conveyance as part of his personal life and job even as transportation chief.…

DOTr: Transport Issues, Not Crisis

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) maintained that there is no transportation crisis in the country but there are transport issues that are being addressed by the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte. In…

Caltex And HSBC Gives Motorists A Chance To Explore The World With “Fuel Up And Fly” Promo

Caltex, marketed by Chevron Philippines Inc. (CPI) and in partnership with HSBC, announces its newest raffle promo ‘Fuel Up and Fly’ beginning October 1 up to December 31, 2019. The promo is…

Entertainment

Travis Scott Releases New Single After Astroworld

After rapper Travis Scott amazed the world by his album Astroworld which won album of the year at the BET…

Ellen DeGeneres Responds To Hate Messages Towards George Bush

Ellen Degeneres took to Twitter to explain her friendship with George Bush. In a four-minute long video, she said “Here’s…

Hailey Bieber Appears In New Justin Bieber Song 10,000 Hours

Now if it isn’t obvious enough how lucky Hailey and Justin Bieber are to have found love in each other,…

Travel

Palawan Among CNN’s Most Beautiful Islands List

The Philippine government, through the Department of Tourism (DOT), welcomed the continuous recognition of Palawan for its pristine beaches and…

Festival Of Lights: Where To Go, What Do In Thailand’s Loy Krathong

The end of the year is approaching fast and so are the opportunities to make unforgettable memories. If you’re looking…

Scoot Removes Processing Fees

Scoot, the low-cost arm of Singapore Airlines Group, on Monday announced the scrapping of processing fees in all its markets.…

Drink & Dine

Spend The Long Weekend With A Yellow Cab Wings Party

The long weekend is just around the corner and Yellow Cab is here to help you turn this mini-break into…

Why Pinoy Ulang Might Overtake The Global Shrimp Market

Pinoys have kept Ulang or Giant River Prawns for decades. Here’s why they’re more sustainable alternatives to Hipon and Sugpo,…

Share Your Cravings: Sizzlin’ Steak & Teriyaki Boy Now Offer Cater Trays For Take-Out And Delivery

The BER months signal the rise of many things: traffic jams, mall shoppers, and the number of holiday feasts, at…

The Talk

10 Signs You’re Going Through Coffee Withdrawal

Coffee has been part of our everyday life. It's a known fact that people drink coffee at any time of…

10 Traditional Things We Filipinos Have And Follow During Lenten Season

From avoiding meat to not taking a bath at 3 o'clock in the afternoon, we Filipinos sure are still intact…

10 K-Pop Idols With The Loveliest Eye Smiles That Will Surely Snatch Your Heart

Korean pop culture had taken over many different parts of the world by storm, and fans couldn’t get enough of…

Trending

Swiss Cinema Places Double Beds Instead Of Regular Seats

This cinema in Switzerland opened last May and instead of regular seats, they placed double beds and the internet is skeptical about what…

How This Filipino-Made Rattan Chair Emerged As A Pop Culture Symbol To A Movement Figure

What may seem like a regular rattan chair from the Philippines, actually gave birth to a massive pop-culture symbol. Rattan chairs offer a…