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Hot Stuff: Manila s Newest Hotspot Poblacion, Makati Pulls Of An Epic Independence Day Party!

The first RePOBLACION Ng Pilipinas happened on the eve of Araw Ng Kalayaan—and we were there to witness it!.....»»

Category: lifestyleSource: abscbn abscbnJun 13th, 2018

IN PHOTOS: Anne Curtis turns 33 with 90s-themed birthday party

MANILA, Philippines – Anne Curtis celebrated her 33rd birthday on Saturday, February 17, with family and friends at an events place in Makati City. The '90s-themed party saw movies, music, and elements from the era such as Clueless starring Alicia Silverstone, Backstreet Boys hits, Janet Jackson songs, and colorful outfits. Anne ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2018

Party! The Cove plans to change how Manila has fun

By Zsarlene B. Chua, Reporter RIGHT BEFORE 2017 ended, Okada Manila — the newest integrated resort in Entertainment City, Parañaque — opened Cove Manila, “Southeast Asia’s largest and grandest entertainment space” at 9,000-square meters. “This is the first real mega-nightclub in the country,” Maxwell Zetlin, vice-president for entertainment at Okada Manila, pointed out during an […] The post Party! The Cove plans to change how Manila has fun appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 8th, 2018

100-plus shows in 20 venues—art for all in Fringe Manila 2018

  The 2018 incarnation of Fringe Manila will be taking over Poblacion, the creative community in Makati City, with simultaneous shows on Feb. 7-25 in celebration of the National Arts Month. The multiplatform arts festival that originated from Edinburgh has been in Manila since 2015, serving up a dizzying array of shows covering dance, improv, burlesque, spoken word and theater in an open-access format. The shows this year will feature local and international artists from Canada, the United Kingdom, Singapore, France, Austria, Brazil, Japan, The Netherlands and the United States. Performances are uncurated, uncensored and mostly daring, festival director Andrei Nikolai P...Keep on reading: 100-plus shows in 20 venues—art for all in Fringe Manila 2018.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2018

IN PHOTOS: Local celebs say hello to Brooklyn Beckham

MANILA, Philippines – Brooklyn Beckham was welcomed to Manila with a party sponsored by Bench, attended by some of Bench's favorite people on Saturday, January 13. Brooklyn is in town to promote his book, What I See, as well as his turn as the local clothing company's newest celebrity ambassador. Before the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 14th, 2018

EU pulls support for Cambodia poll after opposition dissolved

PHNOM PENH: The European Union on Tuesday pulled support for Cambodia’s election authority, questioning the legitimacy of upcoming polls after the dissolution of the opposition transformed the kingdom into a virtual one-party state under strongman Hun Sen. A Supreme Court ruling last month dissolved the main opposition to the incumbent Cambodian People’s Party (CPP), an [...] The post EU pulls support for Cambodia poll after opposition dissolved appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 12th, 2017

The surprise? Jover Laurio’s boyfriend is a Duterte supporter

  Jover Laurio said she was in Makati and could spare a few hours, so we gladly suggested to meet up at Wokby, a bar in Poblacion, with a friend, Teddy Montelibano. Jover is the unassuming lady behind the popular Pinoy Ako Blog (PAB), who single-handedly takes on the social media propagandists. Recently the British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC) interviewed her regarding the online bullying she suffered at the hands of Dutertards. One of those fanatics went to the extent of accosting BBC Southeast Asia correspondent Jonathan Head during the Asean Summit in Manila, berating the reporter for giving importance to "a very minor blogger" like Jover. Raucous laughter filled the ...Keep on reading: The surprise? Jover Laurio’s boyfriend is a Duterte supporter.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 19th, 2017

Catalan party threatens ‘massive’ civil disobedience against Spain

BARCELONA: A far-left Catalan party on Monday threatened “massive civil disobedience” if Spain dismisses the region’s government to stave off its threat to declare independence. The Popular Unity Candidacy (CUP) party denounced Madrid’s plans as the “biggest aggression” against the Catalan people since the Franco dictatorship. “This aggression will receive a response in the form [...] The post Catalan party threatens ‘massive’ civil disobedience against Spain appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2017

Motoring: The 'ultimate supercar'

ASTON MARTIN Manila recently introduced the British luxury sports car maker's newest iteration of its flagship super GT, the Vanquish S. Unveiled via a four-car display at a mall in Makati City, the variant of the second-generation Vanquish gets the benefit of increased horsepower and "significant enhancements to the engine, chassis, aerodynamics," according to a company release......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 16th, 2017

StarWorld celebrates new programs, initiatives with big beautiful bash

MANILA, Philippines - Asia’s most beloved general entertainment channel StarWorld celebrated its newest programs and initiatives with a huge party at the Val.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 13th, 2016

New innovation lab opens in Makati CBD PLDT Innolab is Philippines lair of digital smarts

MANILA, Philippines - The country’s leading telecoms and digital services provider PLDT recently opened its newest Innovation Laboratory (Innolab) at the Mak.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 19th, 2016

Who Liberty missed at her birthday bash

MANILA, Philippines Liberty Ilagan missed two people dear to her when she hosted a small tea party, lit up with violin music, at Shangri-La Makati recently.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 18th, 2016

ConCom’s proportional representation scheme deserves closer study

TWO DECADES since the introduction of the party-list system of congressional representation, the consensus is that the scheme needs reform, if not an overhaul. We use the word “scheme” in...READ MORE The post ConCom’s proportional representation scheme deserves closer study appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated News4 hr. 20 min. ago

Tens of thousands rally for Taiwan independence vote

TAIPEI: Tens of thousands of Taiwan independence campaigners took to the streets Saturday for a major rally that is a rebuke to Beijing and a challenge to the island’s already...READ MORE The post Tens of thousands rally for Taiwan independence vote appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated News16 hr. 34 min. ago

Netflix pulls plug on Luke Cage

MANILA, Philippines – One week after announcing the cancellation of Iron Fist , Netflix has pulled the plug on a second Marvel series: Luke Cage. The show, which ran for two seasons, was part of the 5-show deal between Netflix and Marvel, which also includes Iron Fist, Daredevil, Jessica Jones, and The ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News18 hr. 7 min. ago

Man charged with 99 counts of rape arrested in Makati

MANILA, Philippines – The most wanted man in Makati City, charged with 99 counts of rape, was arrested on Friday evening, October 19. Louie Guevarra, 47 years old, was ordered arrested by Judge Rico Sebastian Liwanag of the Makati Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 136.  The ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News18 hr. 7 min. ago

4 bedroom House and Lot For Sale in Mandaluyong City for 22,900,000 – Web reference 113335857 – Property for sale Philippines : Property24

RO SANTOS (3-Storey Hi Medium Development & Finishes) Pre Selling Townhomes Completion: 1st Quarter of 2019 Brand New Luxury and Spacious Townhouse in Metro Manila House and lot in Mandaluyong near Shaw Boulevard, near San Juan City and Makati 8 units Townhouse 3 Storey Residential Townhomes 4 Bedroom 4 Toilet and Bath 2 Car Garage… link: 4 bedroom House and Lot For Sale in Mandaluyong City for 22,900,000 – Web reference 113335857 – Property for sale Philippines : Property24.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News22 hr. 33 min. ago

Power outage to hit parts of Makati due to ‘line construction’ – Meralco

          A scheduled power interruption will be imposed on parts of Makati due to “line construction,” The Manila Electric Company (Meralco) said on Friday.   In a Twitter post, Meralco said power interruptions will be experienced in Barangay Pinagkaisahan, Makati on Oct. 23 (Tuesday) at 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. because… link: Power outage to hit parts of Makati due to ‘line construction’ – Meralco.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 19th, 2018

Jeffree Star has plans to visit Manila and we know who to thank

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Jeffree Star (@jeffreestar) on Oct 18, 2018 at 10:55am PDT The beauty industry is ever changing and we're glad to see it all unfold in front of us. Today, Freyja officially opens in Glorietta 2, Makati. They boast of a community set-up usingsocial media,an online store, and now a physical hub to connect consumers to their favorite brands. One of the most in demand? Jeffree Star Cosmetics, of course. News of it officially being available in Manila got our hearts racing (I wanted to cop the Velour Liquid Lip in Leo) and now we have even better news bec...Keep on reading: Jeffree Star has plans to visit Manila and we know who to thank.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 19th, 2018

Can we be sure of our senatorial elections?

A TOTAL of 152 individuals were reported to have filed their certificates of candidacy (CoC) for the May 14, 2019 senatorial elections. And 185 for the party-list system. Even the...READ MORE The post Can we be sure of our senatorial elections? appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

Judge Soriano of Makati is at last stage’ of deciding Trillanes case

MANILA, Philippines – Judge Andres Soriano of the Makati Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 148 must be feeling the world on his shoulders right now. The chief of Makati police has frequently visited his office over the last weeks, constantly asking the question on everybody’s mind: ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018