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The Rise of OPM

Story and photos by: Sonnet John F. Llaguno “OPM is DEAD” this is the stigma which pervaded since Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, and Paramore dominated the music charts in the country, which made people think that every time they hear the word OPM or Original Pilipino Music, they would think that it’s just another thing of […] The post The Rise of OPM appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianMay 27th, 2018

Teens glued to phones risk ‘modest’ rise in ADHD symptoms – study

TAMPA, United States -- Could teenagers suffer symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder after engaging in excessive smartphone use? A new study out Tuesday says digital overload could be linked to a "modest" but significant rise in new ADHD behaviors, offering a warning to parents about the potential dangers of too much screen time. The findings in the Journal of the American Medical Association were based on nearly 2,600 Los Angeles teens who answered survey questions over a two-year period -- making it one of the largest and longest studies on the topic to date. The more social media, streaming video, text messaging, music downloads or online chats they engag...Keep on reading: Teens glued to phones risk ‘modest’ rise in ADHD symptoms – study.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News10 hr. 7 min. ago

Dollars sent home by overseas Filipinos maintained uptrend in May

Dollars sent home by Filipinos abroad continued to rise in May, thanks mainly to those with long-term contracts as land-based workers and seafarers, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas said on Monday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated News14 hr. 46 min. ago

WATCH: Queen film ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ releases new trailer

A new trailer for the upcoming Queen film “Bohemian Rhapsody” focuses on Freddie Mercury and Queen’s rise to fame. Freddie Mercury, who is played by Rami Malek in the film, is without a doubt the focus of the film’s first official trailer. In an early scene, we see him introducing himself to the band members… link: WATCH: Queen film ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ releases new trailer.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News17 hr. 33 min. ago

Stocks rise slightly; Metro Pacific up

Stocks rise slightly; Metro Pacific up Source link link: Stocks rise slightly; Metro Pacific up.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News17 hr. 33 min. ago

Davide questions non-mention of West Philippine Sea in draft Charter

"Why not clearly mention the West Philippine Sea? [Is it] because of the administrative fear of or love for China?" This was the question posed by former Chief Justice Hilario Davide Jr., one of the framers of the 1987 Constitution, during the Senate hearing on the proposed Charter change (Cha-cha). Davide pointed out that the West Philippine Sea was not mentioned in the draft federal Constitution produced by President Rodrigo Duterte's Consultative Commission (Con-con) tasked to review the present charter. "It deliberately did not mention the name West Philippine Sea but it specifically mentioned the Philippine Rise. Yet, it specifically mentions by name the Philippine Rise," h...Keep on reading: Davide questions non-mention of West Philippine Sea in draft Charter.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News22 hr. 20 min. ago

Hyperinflation, OFW remittances, Trump - Putin | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: The Philippines could suffer hyperinflation if the country shifts to federalism. Remittances from overseas Filipino workers continued to rise in May 2018. U.S. President Donald Trump lends weight  to Russia’s denials of meddling in elections at his inaugural summit with Vladimir Putin. {module 3984}    .....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 17th, 2018

Dollars sent home by overseas Filipinos maintain uptrend in May

Dollars sent home by Filipinos abroad continued to rise in May thanks mainly to those with long-term contracts as land-based workers and seafarers, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas said on Monday. I.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 17th, 2018

1 bedroom Condominium For Sale in Sucat for 3,190,000 – Web reference 112836928 – Property for sale Philippines : Property24

For sale 1 Bedroom Condo in Calathea Place Parañaque City Condominium near SM City BF Parañaque, Santana Grove Calathea PlaceResort Inspired Condo of DMCI Homes Location: Dr. A. Santos Avenue, Front Unit facing East RFO Date: 2/29/2020 Land Area 15,414 sqm. Development Type Mid Rise Condominiums Architectural Theme Modern Tropical 30% Standard down payment PAYABLE… link: 1 bedroom Condominium For Sale in Sucat for 3,190,000 – Web reference 112836928 – Property for sale Philippines : Property24.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 17th, 2018

Global growth less even, downside risks mounting

Global economic growth remains on track to hit 3.9 percent this year and the next, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Monday, but the expansion has become “less even” and risks to the outlook are on the rise. “As the global cyclical upswing approaches its two-year mark, the pace of expansion in some economies [...] The post Global growth less even, downside risks mounting appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 17th, 2018

OFW remittances rise in May 2018

MANILA, Philippines– Remittances from overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) continued to rise in May 2018, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said on Monday, July 16. Personal remittances from OFWs reached $2.7 billion in May 2018, up 6.1% from the same month last year. The figure is also slightly higher than ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 16th, 2018

Southeast Asia Drug Use Persists Despite Death Penalty

HO CHI MINH CITY - Southeast Asian authorities are not shy about doling out the death penalty to punish drug traffickers, and yet narcotics abuse has not abated. If anything, it is on the rise, whi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 16th, 2018

Southeast Asia Drug Use Persists Despite Death Penalty

HO CHI MINH CITY - Southeast Asian authorities are not shy about doling out the death penalty to punish drug traffickers, and yet narcotics abuse has not abated. If anything, it is on the rise, whi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 16th, 2018

Rates of T-bills, T-bonds to rise

GOVERNMENT SECURITIES on offer this week will likely fetch higher rates, with demand expected to continue focusing on the shorter tenor amid lingering concerns over domestic inflation......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 16th, 2018

‘Skyscraper’ review: Low-brow high-rise action

“This is stupid.” Those were the exact words security expert Will Sawyer (Johnson) tells himself before crawling out of a broken window on top of a fictional 240-story skyscraper with just duct tape on his hands and rope tied to his foot for safety. Will Sawyer ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 15th, 2018

Duterte, Leni ratings rise in June — Pulse Asia

President Duterte’ s performance rating hit a new record-high in the second quarter of the year despite criticisms against his administration’s tax reform law and his crackdown on tambays or street idlers, based on the latest Pulse Asia survey. Source link link: Duterte, Leni ratings rise in June — Pulse Asia.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 14th, 2018

Duterte, Leni ratings rise in June — Pulse Asia - Philippine Star

Duterte, Leni ratings rise in June — Pulse Asia - Philippine Star.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJul 14th, 2018

3 bedroom Condominium For Sale in Pasig Boulevard for 6,579,700 – Web reference 112824813 – Property for sale Philippines : Property24

Prisma Residences – Pasig Blvd. Bagong Ilog Pasig City – Right in the middle of the Central Business District of Ortigas and Bonifacio Global City 30,337.78 per month for 30% Downpayment until Completion date April 2023! 70% Bank Financing (monthly) 15 years – 45,003.05 20 years – 38,207.41 also, soon to rise! CONDO IN TAFT… link: 3 bedroom Condominium For Sale in Pasig Boulevard for 6,579,700 – Web reference 112824813 – Property for sale Philippines : Property24.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 14th, 2018

Duterte, Leni ratings rise in June — Pulse Asia

President Duterte’ s performance rating hit a new record-high in the second quarter of the year despite criticisms against his administration’s tax reform law and his crackdown on tambays or street idlers, based on the latest Pulse Asia survey......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 13th, 2018

Japan PM meets rain disaster survivors, pledges more aid

TOKYO, Japan – Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met Friday, July 13, with survivors of devastating rains that killed at least 204 people in flash flooding and landslides , as the government pledged more aid. The toll from the record rainfall has continued to rise, as rescue workers ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 13th, 2018

Banks’ bad debts rise, still deemed manageable

BAD DEBTS held by big banks grew in May but accounted for a small share of total lending, according to latest data released by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP)......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 13th, 2018