Xtraordinary Phones HONOR 9X and HONOR 20 Lite Launch in the Philippines

HONOR celebrates the most exciting time of the year with the simultaneous launch of mid-range powerhouses HONOR 9X and HONOR 20 Lite. The announcement comes after HONOR’s successful release of its line of wearables, which include HONOR Band 5 and Watch Magic. “We are excited to share these two new additions to HONOR’s line of […].....»»

Category: newsSource: metrocebu metrocebuDec 3rd, 2019

HONOR 20 Lite Soon to Arrive in PH with HONOR 9X

HONOR Mobile is on a roll this year: Just weeks after announcing the expected arrival of 9X in the Philippines, the company confirms another gadget to debut this month—the HONOR 20 Lite. The newest smartphone from HONOR boasts of AI support to capture photos in outstanding detail and clarity at any time of day, through […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsNov 20th, 2019

Showcasing the best of Filipino athletes

In just a few days, the SEA Games 2019 or more casually, Philippines 2019 will officially begin and the athletes from the competing countries will be doing their best to bring honor, glory, and medals to their respective countries......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 26th, 2019

Triathletes tipped to deliver first gold

Marathoner Mary Joy Tabal won’t get the chance to deliver the first SEA Games gold for Team Philippines the way she did the last time out in Kuala Lumpur but new local endurance racing star Kim Remolino who is tipped to take the honor when the men’s triathlon gold is disputed at the break of dawn on Dec. 1 in Subic Ba.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2019

PCG pushes Medal of Valor for man, who saved 62 lives from sinking ship off Sibonga waters

CEBU CITY, Philippines —Single-handedly saving 62 lives from the sinking of MV Siargao Princess  may earn  Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Petty Officer III (PO3) Ralph Barajan the highest honor in the uniformed service. Commodore Ronnie Gil Gavan, the outgoing commander of PCG District Central Visayas, said their legal team was pursuing to possibility of conferring […] The post PCG pushes Medal of Valor for man, who saved 62 lives from sinking ship off Sibonga waters appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 19th, 2019

Philippine Navy’s ‘strongest’ war ship docks in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines– The Naval Forces Central (Navforcen) has hosted a welcome arrival for the newly acquired ship of the Philippine Navy, which will be among the war ships that will be assigned to guard the West Philippine Sea. The ship, named Barko ng Republika ng Pilipinas (BRP) Conrado Yap in honor of the Philippine soldier […] The post Philippine Navy’s ‘strongest’ war ship docks in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 16th, 2019

Jema Galanza bags 2019 PVL Open Conference MVP

MANILA, Philippines – Creamline just got another MVP on its stacked lineup as Jema Galanza bagged the Premier Volleyball League (PVL) Open Conference Most Valuable Player award on Saturday, November 9. The former Lady Falcon, who also received the Best Open Spiker honor, led the Cool Smashers to an undefeated season ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 9th, 2019

Rappler’s Marites Vitug, Joselito de los Reyes win 38th National Book Awards

MANILA, Philippines – Books written by Rappler’s editor at large Marites Dañguilan Vitug and regular Thought Leaders writer Joselito D. de los Reyes won in their respective categories in the 38th National Book Awards (NBA), which honor books published in 2018.   The winners were announced ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 4th, 2019

LOOK: Maine Mendoza gives us not just one, but two show-stopping looks for Halloween 2019

MANILA, Philippines – Maine Mendoza served two very different looks this Halloween, proving that she can go from sassy to scary in honor of the occasion. Maine first dressed up as Tejano music icon Selena Quintanilla, wearing a sparkly purple jumpsuit done by designer Daryl Maat, an almost exact copy of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 1st, 2019

Special moment for Brownlee as he joins Gilas Pilipinas practice

MANILA, Philippines – Justin Brownlee now knows what it feels like to wear a Gilas Pilipinas jersey and he has his fingers crossed that he will be able to do so in an official game in the near future.  The import said it was an "honor" for him to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 28th, 2019

Cheats, Dicta License, Munimuni and more join Linya-Linya Night: A Francis M Tribute

MANILA, Philippines – It’s been over 10 years since the Philippines lost rap legend Francis Magalona, but his spirit lives on through his music – and that’s what the next Linya-Linya Night will be all about. Clothing brand and online channel Linya-Linya has partnered with Gabi Na Naman Productions to honor ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 25th, 2019

Go for gold

  THREE Filipino athletes are currently on the spotlight for bringing honor to the Philippines when they won their respective international competitions – Car­los Yulo became the first Filipino to win gold in the Artistic Gym­nastics World Championships and secured a spot in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Nesthy Petecio won the featherweight belt in the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2019

Pinoy baseball up for promotion

The Philippines is expected to be elevated in the world honor roll after defeating three teams that are ranked higher at the recently-concluded 29th Asian Baseball Championships in Taichung, Taiwan. Despite failing to crash the medal round, the Philippines finished with a flourish, demolishing Hong Kong, 10-0 and Sri Lanka, 7-1 to end up fifth in the eight-nation competition......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 20th, 2019

Palace to fete Philippines gold medalists

Two gold medalists will have the honor of meeting President Duterte today, according to presidential spokesman Salvador Panelo......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 15th, 2019

Amid alarming acquittals of drug suspects, Peralta clarifies SC ruling

MANILA, Philippines – Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice Diosdado Peralta said on Wednesday, October 2, that trial court judges were "wrong" to acquit drug suspects based only on his 2018 ponencia that says weak drug cases shall be dismissed. "That's the problem, your honor, when judges, they do not have ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2019

Duterte to bare names of ‘ninja cops’ on return from Russia – Go

BALANGIGA, Eastern Samar, Philippines — On returning from Russia, President Rodrigo Duterte will reveal the names of the so-called ninja cops — police officers who recycle illegal drugs seized in operations. Sen. Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go announced this on Saturday, Sept. 28, in Balangiga, where he was the guest of honor during the 118th anniversary […] The post Duterte to bare names of ‘ninja cops’ on return from Russia – Go appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 29th, 2019

Brawner bares tools in PMA war vs hazing: Mental healthcare, honor code

BAGUIO, Philippines – The Philippine Military Academy new Commandant of Cadets Brigadier General Romeo Brawner Jr  on Saturday, September 28, bared his solutions to hazing in the PMA following the death of another cadet. "I immediately declared a war against hazing. I told all cadets that I expect every one of them ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 28th, 2019

53 bagong opisyal ng DFA, kinumpirma ng CA

Manila, Philippines – Pormal nang kinumpirma ng makapangyarihang Commission on Appointments (CA) sa pamumuno ni Senate President Vicente Sotto III ang 53 opisyal ng Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) nang walang tumutol. Inihayag ito ni Senador Panfilo Lacson, chairman ng CA committee on foreign relations.  “Mr. Chairman, it is my honor and privilege to recommend […] The post 53 bagong opisyal ng DFA, kinumpirma ng CA appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsSep 25th, 2019

Philippine military’s joint forces train to retake island

  MANILA, Philippines — Combined forces from the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Saturday practiced retaking a remote island captured by an enemy, featuring the Philippine Marine Corps’ newly-acquired amphibious assault vehicles (AAVs). The AFP purchased 8 AAVs from South Korean defense manufacturer Hanwha Techwin for P2.42 billion. “It is an honor for us […] The post Philippine military’s joint forces train to retake island appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 21st, 2019

Watch the Huawei Mate 30 launch here

MANILA, Philippines – There's a lot of extra drama surrounding this year's Huawei Mate phones as they'llbe the first actual flagships from the beleaguered Chinese brand to not carry a licensed version of Android.  Huawei has been under fire this year – more than most years – from the US ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 19th, 2019

Surprised? Fariñas siblings file bill declaring Marcos holiday in Ilocos Norte

MANILA, Philippines – Days before the nation's remembrance of the declaration of Martial Law, two scions of the Farinas clan that had locked horns with the Marcos family now want a non-working holiday to be declared in Ilocos Norte in honor of the late dictator. Ilocos ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 18th, 2019