Miss Universe 2017, Other Bets to Visit Philippines

Right after winning the Miss Universe 2017 crown last November 26, Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters from South Africa, together with her predecessor Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere and select candidates are set to visit Manila and parts... The post Miss Universe 2017, Other Bets to Visit Philippines appeared first on MetroCebu News......»»

Category: newsSource: metrocebu metrocebuDec 7th, 2017

Miss Universe 2017 candidates visit Camiguin

CAMIGUIN, Philippines – Welcomed by thousands of adoring fans – mostly young girls and women – 8 of the Miss Universe 2017 candidates visited this beautiful tiny island province on Friday, December 8, to see its tourism destinations as part of the Department of Tourism’s Bring Home ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 9th, 2017

IN PHOTOS: The Miss Universe 2017 candidates model for a cause

MANILA, Philippines – On the second day of their Manila visit, the 2017 Miss Universe candidates modeled for a cause during the fashion show Give Back: A Charity Fashion Gala held at the Solaire Ballroom on Thursday, December 7. Reigning Miss Universe 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 7th, 2017

IN PHOTOS: Miss Universe 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, Iris Mittenaere tour Manila

MANILA, Philippines – The Miss Universe 2017 candidates, led by reigning queen Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, kicked off their Manila visit with a wreath laying ceremony and a tour of Intramuros on Wednesday, December 6. The ladies were accompanied by Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere of France, who also flew in upon the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 6th, 2017

DOT: Miss Universe 2017, 14 other beauty queens to visit PH

  Miss Universe 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters would launch her reign with a four-day visit to the Philippines starting on Wednesday. Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo said that Nel-Peters would be accompanied by 14 other beauty queens, including her predecessor Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere, on her tour throughout the country. According to Teo, since the country begged off from hosting the November pageant, the Miss Universe Organization asked if Nel-Peters and the other candidates could travel around the Philippines' most scenic spots, given the experience of the Miss Universe 2016 candidates. Teo said the beauty queens will tour Rizal Park and Intramuros on Wednesday a...Keep on reading: DOT: Miss Universe 2017, 14 other beauty queens to visit PH.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 4th, 2017

Here s what to expect during the Miss Universe 2017 visit

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Tourism announced the activities lined up for the Philippine visit of Miss Universe 2017  Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters and the Miss Universe 2017 candidates . Demi-Leigh, Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere, and the ladies from Italy, Netherlands, Canada, Great Britain, Russia, Singapore, India, China, Malaysia, Korea, and USA will start arriving in the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 4th, 2017

Miss Universe 2017 to visit Phl

MANILA, Philippines — Miss Universe 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters is coming to the Philippines, the Miss Universe Organization (MUO) announced yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2017

Miss Universe 2016, 2017 title holders to visit Philippines

MANILA, Philippines — Newly crowned Miss Universe Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters of South Africa and Miss Universe 2016 Iris Mittenaere of France will visit the Phili.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2017

2017 Miss Universe Top 16 to visit PHL this Christmas

2017 Miss Universe Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, along with the pageant’s Top 16, will be visiting the Philippines this Christmas season. According to reports, the beauty queens will arrive in the PhilippinesThe post 2017 Miss Universe Top 16 to visit PHL this Christmas appeared first on DZRH News......»»

Category: newsSource:  dzrhnewsRelated NewsNov 29th, 2017

WATCH: Miss Universe bets showcase ‘futuristic’ national costumes

MANILA, Philippines — For the 2017 Miss Universe National Costume show, glitz and metallic attires dominated the stage as candidates showcased their futurist.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 26th, 2017

LOOK: Miss Universe 2017 bets in national costumes

MANILA, Philippines — During the ongoing preliminary competitions of Miss Universe 2017, contestants from 93 countries have showcased their sexiness and crea.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 21st, 2017

SYKES explores the world on its grand Year-End celebration

Thousands of SYKESers gathered at the SMX Convention Center for SYKES' Year-End Celebration Entertainment, sumptuous food, and almost P2-million-worth of raffle prizes punctuated business process outsourcing organization SYKES Asia, Inc's annual Year-End Celebration (YEC) held November 25 at Halls 1 to 4 of the SMX Convention Center, Pasay City. With the theme #SYKESTravelGram, the company placed the spotlight on its dedicated and aspiring talents who continuously dream to see the world. The event was hosted by Eri Neeman and 2017 Miss Universe Philippines Rachel Peters. Meanwhile, special performances by The Itchyworms and Morissette Amon made it a spectacular night fo...Keep on reading: SYKES explores the world on its grand Year-End celebration.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 17th, 2019

Miss Universe 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters engaged to Tim Tebow

MANILA, Philippines – Miss Universe 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters is engaged. On Thursday, January 10, she shared photos of how her fiance, former American football player Tim Tebow, proposed to her at his family's place in Florida. "Any dreams I've ever had, you've exceeded them all! I love you and I can't ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 11th, 2019

To be You’s movers and shakers 2018

Visit us on Instagram To be You; Facebook: To be You; e-mail As the Inquirer celebrates 33 years this month, To be You, the youth platform of the Lifestyle section, recognizes the personalities whose passions clearly embody the spirit and ideals of their generation. It was in To be You that some of them got their first public exposure, even before making their mark in their chosen field. Catriona Gray To be You was the first to whisk her off to an out-of-town shoot in El Nido, Palawan, a month after she bagged the Miss Philippines Universe title last March. The job felt more like a vacation for her, a welcome break before she prepared for Miss Univer...Keep on reading: To be You’s movers and shakers 2018.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 22nd, 2018

IN PHOTOS: Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray meets Rodrigo Duterte

MANILA, Philippines – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte "exchanged pleasantries" with Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray on Thursday, December 20.  Catriona, the 4th Filipina to win the coveted crown, was in Manila for a quick visit days after her victory in Bangkok, Thailand, last Monday, December 17. The President and Catriona met at ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 20th, 2018

Ravenas: PH s lucky charm in Miss Universe

MANILA, Philippines – It was just by coincidence that Ravena brothers Thirdy and Kiefer Ravena voted for Philippine bets Pia Wurtzbach and Catriona Gray during their respective Binibining Pilipinas competitions and both eventually won the Miss Universe crown.  {source}  YAN ANG SINASABI KO!!!! CONGRATULATIONS CATRIONA!! WELL DESERVED! ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 18th, 2018

IN PHOTOS: PH bets national costumes at the Miss Universe pageant

MANILA, Philippines – Miss Universe fever is on as candidates prepare to head to Bangkok, Thailand for the competition scheduled on December 17 (December 16 US time). One of the most anticipated segments every year is the national costume. While a handful of candidates have already showed of their ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 26th, 2018

El Clasico fires up La Liga on S+A

The La Liga gears up for another “El Clasico” match that will surely provide all the fireworks this weekend for Filipino football fans as FC Barcelona and Real Madrid face off for pride and glory this Sunday (October 28) LIVE on ABS-CBN S+A at 11:10 pm. Before the storied rivals take the field in Camp Nou, the English Premier League (EPL) will pit Leicester and visiting West Ham at 12:25 am on Sunday (October 28), to serve as appetizer for the main meal later in the day. Another EPL match-up will air on Tuesday (October 30), as Tottenham hosts the 2017-2018 EPL champions Manchester City LIVE at 3:55 am. However, all eyes will be on the age-long rivalry between Spain’s two biggest, and most successful, professional football clubs in Barcelona and Real Madrid. Barca leads the Los Blancos in their match-up with 112 wins against Real Madrid’s 99. This coming “El Clasico,” however, will be played without football greats and usual headliners Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. The pride of Portugal has transferred to the Italian side Juventus in the offseason, while ultimate rival Messi suffered an arm injury recently. Still, fans will have a lot to watch with Uruguayan superstar Luis Suarez leading the attack line of Barcelona while the Los Blancos have Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema, as well as 2018 Best FIFA Men’s Player of the Year Luka Modric in the midfield. Meanwhile, French powerhouse Paris Saint-Germaine and Marseille will get on their own rivalry match in the Ligue 1 fixture airing LIVE on S+A on Monday (October 29) at 3:55 am. Brazilian star Neymar Jr. and 2018 FIFA World Cup star Kylian Mbappe, who has been a scoring machine with nine goals in six matches, looks to lead the Red and Blues against the Olympians bannered by Florian Thauvin, who has scored seven goals this season in the French clasico known as “Le Classique.” S+A and LIGA, sports channels of ABS-CBN Sports, were also the country’s official broadcasters of the recent the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018. S+A also airs selected matches and highlight shows from top European club football leagues such as the English Premier League, Spanish La Liga, and Italian Serie A through a partnership with Hong Kong-based holdings company Triple CH, as part of ABS-CBN Sports’ efforts to promote love and appreciation for the most popular sport in the world in the Philippines. Don’t miss the intense action in La Liga and the EPL this week as S+A brings the “El Clasico” between Barcelona-Real Madrid LIVE on Sunday (October 28) at 11:10 pm. Meanwhile, the EPL sees Leicester take on West Ham on Sunday (October 28) LIVE at 12:25 am while Tottenham hosts Manchester City on Tuesday (October 30) LIVE at 3:55 am, all on S+A. French premier football will take center stage on Monday (October 29) as PSG faces Marseille LIVE on S+A at 3:55 am. For sales and advertising inquiries, please contact ABS-CBN Airtime Sales at (+632) 415-2272. For more information and stories, visit ABS-CBN’s sports hub and follow ABS-CBN Sports on Facebook and Twitter. For updates, follow ABS-CBN PR on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter or visit»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsOct 24th, 2018

Miss Intercontinental 2017 Veronica Salas to visit Manila in October

MANILA, Philippines  – Miss Intercontinental 2017 Veronica Salas of Mexico is coming to the Philippines. The news was confirmed by pageant organizers in a newsletter posted on their Facebook page. Veronica is set to arrive in the country from October 2 to 7, partly for a press conference for the Philippines' ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 16th, 2018

LOOK: This Team Lakay fighter is also an excellent artist

Baguio-based mixed martial arts stable Team Lakay is best known for producing some of the best MMA fighters in the Philippines, including the likes of former ONE Championship titleholders Eduard Folayang, Honorio Banario, and reigning interim titleholder Geje Eustaquio to name a few.  It appears however, that one of their fighters has also been flexing his muscle in a different field of art as well.  Meet 24-year old Harold "The Vitruvian Man" Banario.  The younger brother of former ONE Championship Featherweight World Champion Honorio, Harold is 4-1 in MMA, and has had stints with Guam-based promotion PXC.    Soon..#fighter #life #artist #painter #artlover #mma #mmafighter #igorot #teamlakay #art #lifestyle #fitness #fit #passion #work #student #architecture #designer #focused #power #left A post shared by harold banario (@hbanario) on Oct 5, 2017 at 12:01am PDT Also, he's a very talented artist.  Having last fought back in 2015, it looks like the La Trinidad native has shifted his focus to painting.  Some of his works have depicted the likes of former Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach...   Working on this... #painter #artist #art #artistsoninstagram #fashion #style #dress #gown #contemporaryart #artfun #passion #love #piawurtzbach #missuniverse #beauty #lifestyle #color #artsy #horse #horses #animals #painting A post shared by harold banario (@hbanario) on Apr 1, 2018 at 12:52am PDT  ...a couple of recreations of the dance scene from Beauty and the Beast, featuring Emma Watson...   My two version of Beauty and the Beast (artist😂)- oil on canvases. Done. #painting #draw#sketch #art #artistsoninstagram #artist #painter #charcoal #artlover #blackandwhite #loveart #fashion #design #contemporaryart #pencildrawing #fighter #mma #life #lifestyle #style #motivation #artwork #beautyandthebeast #emmawatson #paint #fitness #passion A post shared by harold banario (@hbanario) on Dec 10, 2017 at 9:29pm PST well as  what appears to be an Igorot warrior sitting on the Iron Throne. (You have to admit this is pretty badass.)   Game of thrones artwork. Work in progress.😀 #art #art🎨 #gameofthrones #got7 #gotfans #hbo #ironthrone #jonsnow #emiliaclarke #kitharrington #peterdinklage #contemporaryart #painting #painter #mmafighter #mma #bjj #fitness #fit #artwork #modernart #canvas #drawing #draw A post shared by harold banario (@hbanario) on Aug 18, 2017 at 5:54am PDT His most recent works include amazing paintings of his teammates, including reigning ONE Interim Flyweight Champion Geje Eustaquio... ...and of course, his Manong Honorio.  Truly amazing work from a multi-talented fighter-slash-artist!  You can see more of his work on his Facebook Page as and on his Instagram account. .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 4th, 2018

Zahra Bianca Saldua: ‘I will go all out for Miss Earth-Philippines’

Never say die indeed. Now that Filipina beauties have been winning global beauty pageant crowns left and right, it not only gives the rest of the world an idea how resilient and persistent Filipinas bets could be. But more than that, such streak inspires more and more hopefuls to keep on going for the crown. Aside from Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach, another Filipina hopeful is trying her luck one more time. Despite already winning as Miss World 2013 second princess, 28-year-old Zahra Bianca Saldua is trying once more -- this time with Miss Earth-Philippines 2018. But why Miss Earth-Philippines and not with Miss World-Philippines? "When it to the environment actually I'...Keep on reading: Zahra Bianca Saldua: ‘I will go all out for Miss Earth-Philippines’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 12th, 2018