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Welcome to New York, Manggahan and Dinagyang Festivals

“If you’re not in the parade, you watch the parade. That’s life.” – Mike Ditka NEW YORK CITY – There will be two Ilonggo festivals that will join the 120th Philippine Independence Day Parade in Madison Avenue on June 3. For the first time in the parade’s history, the Manggahan Festival of Guimaras Province and […] The post Welcome to New York, Manggahan and Dinagyang Festivals appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianMay 16th, 2018

Manggahan Festival All Set for New York

Manggahan Festival of the Province of Guimaras is all set to perform on the streets of New York City in June as part of the 120th Philippine Independence Day Celebration for the first time. As a debut performance, Manggahan Festival will be performing with Dinagyang Festival of Iloilo City in a series of streetdancing and […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

Ilonggos in New York show big heart for ‘Dinagyang, ‘Manggahan’

“A Christian reveals true humility by showing the gentleness of Christ, by being always ready to help others, by speaking kind words and performing unselfish acts, which elevate and ennoble the most sacred message that has come to our world.” – Ellen G. White NEW YORK CITY – It is their “pagmalasakit” (compassion) and “pag-ulikid” […] The post Ilonggos in New York show big heart for ‘Dinagyang, ‘Manggahan’ appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 25th, 2018

Manggahan Festival all set for New York

GUIMARAS, Iloilo, May 29 - Manggahan Festival of the Province of Guimaras is all set to perform on the streets of New York City in June as part of the 120th Philippine Independence Day Celebration for.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

Manggahan Festival all set for New York

GUIMARAS, Iloilo, May 29 - Manggahan Festival of the Province of Guimaras is all set to perform on the streets of New York City in June as part of the 120th Philippine Independence Day Celebration for.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 28th, 2018

ANC’s ‘Local Legends’ docu series bags int’l award “

The Philippines lone 24-hour news channel, cable TV’s ANC, celebrated its Silver World Medal victory at the 2018 New York Festivals World’s Best TV & Films’ Cinematography category for “Bandurria,” the pilot episode of its documentary series “Local Legends.” Bandurria narrated the grand history of guitar-making in San Antonio, Pampanga where the trade has been [...] The post ANC’s ‘Local Legends’ docu series bags int’l award “ appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsMay 10th, 2018

GMA News Pillar Jessica Soho is first-ever Filipino to be named as NYF Best News Anchor finalist

GMA News Pillar Jessica Soho marks another milestone in Philippine broadcast history, this time around becoming the very first Filipino news anchor to become a finalist at the prestigious New York Festivals Television & Film Awards. Soho is shortlisted in the Best News Anchor category for GMA News TV’s flagship newscast State of the Nation […] The post GMA News Pillar Jessica Soho is first-ever Filipino to be named as NYF Best News Anchor finalist appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMar 8th, 2018

Kapuso stars amp up this year’s Sinulog, Dinagyang Festivals

Kapusong Cebuanos and Ilonggos experienced spectacular celebrations of this year’s Sinulog and Dinagyang Festivals when GMA Network, through its regional arm GMA Regional TV, brought some of today’s hottest artists for a series of shows last January. In Cebu, no less than Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez-Alcasid led the biggest names in the entertainment industry that […] The post Kapuso stars amp up this year’s Sinulog, Dinagyang Festivals appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2018

Panayanon to join New York Parade

THE Philippine Independence Day Council Inc. (PIDCI) invited Mayor Jose Espinosa III and the Dinagyang Ati tribes competition champion to the 120th Independence Day Parade in Madison Avenue in New York City in June 2018. PIDCI chairperson for special events Joji Jalandoni personally extended the invitation to Espinosa during a courtesy call at City Hall […] The post Panayanon to join New York Parade appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2018

10 tribes to join Kasadyahan tilt

TEN tribes will join Fiesta Pilipinas or the Kasadyahan Cultural Competition of the 2018 Dinagyang Festival, according to Eden Deriada, Kasadyahan Committee chairperson. The participants are Pintaflores Festival of San Carlos City, and Tribu Tinabuay of Murcia, both of Negros Occidental; Tribu Banigan of Libertad, Antique; Hubon Binagtong sang Manggahan Festival of Nueva Valencia and […] The post 10 tribes to join Kasadyahan tilt appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 11th, 2018

'GOLDENDINAGYANG: Fiesta Pilipinas at Kasadyahan Fest 2017

By: Thea Amor Ano, Anne Rhycie Kate Custodio, Lyn Holy Lavega and Marie Asheidee Masayon THE Department of Tourism Region VI (DOT6) invited all regional festivals in the country to perform in the Fiesta Pilipinas: Kasadyahan Cultural Competition in line with the 50th Dinagyang Festival in January 2018. According to Herminia S. Ore, associate marketing promotion […] The post #GOLDENDINAGYANG: Fiesta Pilipinas at Kasadyahan Fest 2017 appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsDec 19th, 2017

Ex- tourism head returns to City Hall

By: Isabella Marie A. Zerrudo ILOILO CITY Mayor Jose Espinosa III tapped the services of a former Iloilo City Tourism and Development Office (CTDO) head to help oversee the city’s festivals, including Dinagyang and Paraw Regatta. Espinosa signed the official designation of Benito Jimena, former CTDO chief, as a special assistant for festivals in the city […] The post Ex- tourism head returns to City Hall appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 16th, 2017

Kapuso leads Philippines’ nominations at New York Festivals

Kapuso leads Philippines’ nominations at New York Festivals.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2017

GMA Network leads Philippines’ nominations at New York Festivals

GMA Network leads Philippines’ nominations at New York Festivals.....»»

Category: newsSource:  voxbikolRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2017

Kapamilya’s 4 finalists in New York Festivals

Kapamilya’s 4 finalists in New York Festivals.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2017

Lovi and Tom's Someone To Watch Over Me is Philippines' lone telenovela finalist at New York Festivals

Lovi and Tom's Someone To Watch Over Me is Philippines' lone telenovela finalist at New York Festivals.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2017

Seeing new market, electronic party expands to India

NEW YORK CITY: One of the world’s premier electronic music festivals is expanding to India, seeing a major new market in the billion-plus country once off the radar for Western concert promoters. The Electric Daisy Carnival, whose giant flagship pa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 28th, 2016

PepsiCo taps healthier drinks market with SodaStream deal

NEW YORK, USA – Going after consumers concerned about health and the environment, PepsiCo on Monday, August 20, announced the purchase of Israeli company SodaStream to tap its command of the homemade fizzy water market. With the $3.2 billion purchase, the US beverage giant continues its effort to contend with ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News5 hr. 29 min. ago

Music world mourns Aretha Franklin at MTV video awards

NEW YORK, USA – "Queen of Pop" Madonna led an impassioned tribute to "Queen of Soul" Aretha Franklin on Monday, August 20 (Tuesday, August 21, Manila), as the music world paid its R-E-S-P-E-C-Ts to the superstar at the MTV Video Music Awards. The show came 4 days after 76-year-old Franklin died of pancreatic cancer ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News5 hr. 29 min. ago

Image from page 183 of “Logging; the principles and general methods of operation in the United States” (1913) – Manila Picture

Identifier: loggingprincip00brya Title: Logging; the principles and general methods of operation in the United States Year: 1913 (1910s) Authors: Bryant, Ralph Clement, b. 1877 Subjects: Lumbering Publisher: New York : J. Wiley & Sons [etc., etc.] Contributing Library: University of British Columbia Library Digitizing Sponsor: University of British Columbia Library View Book Page: Book Viewer… link: Image from page 183 of “Logging; the principles and general methods of operation in the United States” (1913) – Manila Picture.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News7 hr. 55 min. ago

Heat, Knicks clash in first NBA 2K League Finals

NBA 2K League press release NEW YORK – Heat Check Gaming and Knicks Gaming will make history when they meet in the first NBA 2K League Finals, a best-of-three series that will take place Saturday, Aug. 25 beginning at 4 p.m. ET (4am, Sunday, Aug. 26, PHL time) on Twitch. Below please find numbers related to the inaugural season of the NBA 2K League: NBA 2K League At-A-Glance: 102 – The NBA 2K League, a professional esports league co-founded by the NBA and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., launched in 2018 and features the best 102 NBA 2K players in the world selected from 72,000 hopefuls. 132M – NBA 2K League content has generated more than 132 million video views on social media channels. 1.6M – The NBA 2K League and its teams feature more than 1.6 million likes and followers across all league and team social media platforms. 1M – The NBA 2K League awarded $1 million in prize money over the course of its inaugural season, with the largest prize pool reserved for the end of season champions.  The best-of-three NBA 2K League Finals will see the winning team receive $300,000, and the remainder of the $600,000 total prize pool will be awarded to the remaining seven playoff teams. 186 – The NBA 2K League regular season consisted of 186 games. 17 – The 2018 season ran for 17 weeks, beginning in May and ending in August, and featured 12 weeks of weekly matchups, three weeks of in-season tournaments and two weeks of postseason. 10M – NBA 2K18 has sold approximately 10 million copies worldwide and is the best-selling edition in franchise history. NBA 2K League Teams:      90 – NBA 2K League teams have formed more than 90 corporate and marketing partnerships. 21 – Affiliates of four NBA teams – the Atlanta Hawks, Brooklyn Nets, Los Angeles Lakers and Minnesota Timberwolves – will join the NBA 2K League for its second season, bringing the total number of teams from 17 to 21. 8 – Eight teams qualified for the inaugural NBA 2K League playoffs: No. 1 seed Blazer5 Gaming (12-2), No. 2 seed 76ers GC (10-4), No. 3 seed Pistons GT (9-5), No. 4. seed Raptors Uprising GC (8-6), No. 5 seed Cavs Legion GC (8-6), No. 6 seed Heat Check Gaming (8-6), No. 7 seed Wizards District Gaming (8-6), and No. 8 seed and THE TICKET tournament winner Knicks Gaming (5-9). NBA 2K League Players: 677 – Wizards District Gaming’s Austin “Boo Painter” Painter, the league-leader in points scored, tallied 677 points during the regular season. 84 – Grizz Gaming’s Mehyar “AuthenticAfrican” Ahmed-Hassan set the NBA 2K League single-game scoring record with 84 points. 57 – Blazer5 Gaming’s Dayne “OneWildWalnut” Downey, the Most Valuable Player and Defensive Player of the Year, recorded 57 blocks during the regular season. 25 – NBA 2K League players compete as unique characters in 5-on-5 gameplay.  Each position can choose between five different archetypes, creating 25 total archetypes* 15 – New York has produced 15 NBA 2K League players, more than any other state. 9 – There were nine international players on 2018 opening-night NBA 2K League rosters: Yusuf “Yusuf_Scarbz” Abdulla (Raptors Uprising GC; Canada), Mehyar “AuthenticAfrican” Ahmed-Hassan (Grizz Gaming; Canada), Jamie “vGooner-” Bull (Pacers Gaming; U.K.), Ryan “Devillon” de Villon (Mavs Gaming; Canada), Thomas “Speedbrook” Genaj (Celtics Crossover Gaming; Canada), Harry “HazzaUK2K” Hurst (Mavs Gaming; U.K.), Jannis “JLB” Neumann (Mavs Gaming; Germany), Basil “24k Dropoff” Rose (Heat Check Gaming; Canada), and Jomar “Jomar12 PR” Varela-Escapa (Blazer5 Gaming; Puerto Rico). 5 – Five players have recorded triple doubles in the inaugural season of the NBA 2K League: Heat Check Gaming’s Juan “Hotshot” Gonzalez, Raptors Uprising GC’s Kenneth “Kenny” Hailey, Celtics Crossover Gaming’s Ahmed “Mel East” Kasana, Wizards District Gaming’s Austin “Boo Painter” Painter, and Knicks Gaming’s Idris “Idrisdagoat6” Richardson. *An archetype is a preset combination of attributes and skills. For more information about the NBA 2K League, visit NBA2KLeague.com and follow @NBA2KLeague on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated News11 hr. 29 min. ago