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'ChalkChallenge: MayWard Reenacts Our Fave Filipino Hugot Scenes

We saved the best of #ChalkLovesMayWard for last!.....»»

Category: lifestyleSource: abscbn abscbnJan 12th, 2018

‘Build, build, build’ program not solution to OFW woes, solon tells Bello

A lawmaker has criticized Labor Secretary Silvestro Bello III's claim that the government's Build, Build, Build (BBB) program would eventually generate jobs for repatriated overseas Filipino workers (OFWs).   Gabriela Women's Party (GWP) Rep. Emmi de Jesusdismissed on Wednesday such assertion of Bello as a far-fetched solution to the problems affecting OFWs. "Malayo ang hugot nito. Hindi solusyon ang BBB program ng administrasyong Duterte sa problema ng ating mga repatriated OFWs,"De Jesusnoted during the hearing of the House committee on overseas workers' affairs. "We find this response by the Duterte regime unacceptable. This is an attempt to glorify the BBB program's ...Keep on reading: ‘Build, build, build’ program not solution to OFW woes, solon tells Bello.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 21st, 2018

Globe 'PlayItRight Piracy against piracy campaign shortlisted at Kidlat Awards

To combat the rampant piracy happening online, Globe undertook "Piracy vs. Piracy," a unique approach to strengthen #PlayItRight. #PlayItRight is the company's homegrown advocacy to encourage Filipinos to download or stream content from legitimate sources. The idea behind Piracy vs. Piracy is to use channels where piracy happens to effectively reach and deliver the message to the target audience. Thus, during the 2017 Metro Manila Film Festival, Globe uploaded copies of the participating films and other blockbuster Filipino movies on torrent and streaming websites. After showing the opening credits and scenes, the films were abruptly cut to feature the crew recounting the hour...Keep on reading: Globe #PlayItRight Piracy against piracy campaign shortlisted at Kidlat Awards.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 10th, 2018

GLOBAL ILONGGA MODELS TO HOST ‘PASSION FOR FASHION’

Page Maker: Zedrick Señeres BLESSED with stunning heights, model thin figures and a mix of Spanish, Chinese and Filipino heritage looks enhanced by their effortless and regal glamour, two Ilonggas have made names both in the international and national fashion scenes, dahlings! First is Rachel Santillan who clinched a remarkable contract by famed Chadwick Model […] The post GLOBAL ILONGGA MODELS TO HOST ‘PASSION FOR FASHION’ appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMar 9th, 2018

How Many Movie References Can You Spot in the ‘Bagani’ Trailer?

Liza Soberano and Enrique Gil are coming back to primetime television with their newest showBagani.It's a historical fantasy about the Filipino legend of Malakas and Maganda. The full trailer also premiered yesterday and it's intense. We also couldn't help but notice some elements that remind us of movies and shows we've seen before. We're not saying that the scenes were super similar, but perhapsBaganipulled inspiration from them. But we'll let you decide if our observations were on point. Feel free to share yours too! Lord of the Rings Maganda's archery skills and her braided hair reminded us of Legolas from theLord of the Ringstrilogy. Also, they have the same piercin...Keep on reading: How Many Movie References Can You Spot in the ‘Bagani’ Trailer?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 8th, 2018

Behind the scenes, PH scrambles to mend EU ties

BRUSSELS, Belgium – While President Rodrigo Duterte lambasts the European Union (EU), two Filipino officials flew to Brussels in September to explain the Philippines' bloody war on drugs that imperils trade incentives from Europe. Without fanfare back home, Philippine Special Envoy to the EU Edgardo Angara and ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 7th, 2017
Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsOct 16th, 2017

Hugot, tukod or fotobam? Search on for Filipino Word of the Year

MANILA, Philippines - Are you a “millennial”? Do you want to go “viral”? Or do want your “hugot” to be noticed?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 30th, 2016

Scenes from Kasalang Filipino 2016

Scenes from Kasalang Filipino 2016.....»»

Category: newsSource:  kagay_anRelated NewsSep 16th, 2016

PhilCycling to form ‘Super Team’ -- Tolentino

THE cream of the country’s crop of elite road cycling would be banded in what the PhilCycling would call a “Super Team” whose principal objective is to qualify a Filipino to the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics. PhilCycling President Abraham “Bambol” Tolentino gave the marching order to form the “Super Team”….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated News10 min. ago

Moraes, Eustaquio expect tough battle in ONE unification bout in Macau

BRAZILIAN Adriano “Mikinho” Moraes and Filipino Geje “Gravity” Eustaquio lock horns anew in ONE Championship as they battle in a flyweight unification bout this weekend in Macau, China. The post Moraes, Eustaquio expect tough battle in ONE unification bout in Macau appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated News2 hr. 44 min. ago

Qatar grants clemency to 25 OFWs

MANILA, June 19 -- The Emir of Qatar has granted Royal pardon to 25 overseas Filipino workers detained for various offenses on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bell.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated News9 hr. 31 min. ago

Filipino teachers hired by Baltimore may be forced to leave U.S.

via INQUIRER.net US Bureau – About 25 Baltimore teachers, mostly Filipinos, may soon be forced to leave their jobs and the country they’ve called home for more than ten years, because the Trump administration is restricting their ability to renew their visas. The teachers have H-1B visas, granted to immigrants Read more ».....»»

Category: newsSource:  thepinoyRelated News10 hr. 44 min. ago

2 fishermen rescued off Batanes

Two Filipino fishermen were rescued by a Taiwanese vessel off Batanes after their fishing boat encountered engine trouble at high sea. Lt. Col. Isagani Nato, spokesman of the military’s Northern Luzon Command (Nolcom), identified the rescued Filipino fishermen as Gilbert Dacaya and Romnick Rivera, both residents of Barangay Minabel, Camiguin Island, Cagayan Valley. Report said […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated News13 hr. 10 min. ago

Hero comes home: Remains of Filipino mauled in Slovakia now in PH

Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano and Foreign Affairs Undersecretary for Migrant Workers Affairs Sarah Lou Arriola join the family of the late financial analyst Henry John Acorda at Age.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

Cray, Beram banner Asiad athletics squad

Filipino-American speed demon Eric Cray --PHOTO BY RAFFY LERMA Sprinter Trenten Beram and hurdler Eric Cray have been seeded to the Philippine track and field team bound for the 18th Asian Games in.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

Qatar grants clemency to 25 OFWs

MANILA, June 19 -- The Emir of Qatar has granted Royal pardon to 25 overseas Filipino workers detained for various offenses on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bell.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

Slain OFW’s remains arrive from Slovakia

A center for overseas Filipino workers in Taguig City will be named after Henry John Acorda, an OFW who was fatally beaten up in Bratislava, Slovakia after protecting a Filipina who was being harassed by a local man last May 26......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News15 hr. 44 min. ago

What’s in a name?

AN ONGOING exhibition at the Ayala Museum called Historia showcases 54 artworks that span the history of the Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) from 1851 when BPI was still called Banco Español Filipino de Isabel II to today’s modern art in keeping with today’s modern bank. The post What’s in a name? appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated News16 hr. 31 min. ago

Filipino troops hit militant chief& apos;s camp - NWAOnline

Filipino troops hit militant chief's camp - NWAOnline.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated News17 hr. 44 min. ago

Divorce, Filipino style

Under Philippine laws, marriage is an inviolable social institution, so absolute divorce is not allowed......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News20 hr. 10 min. ago