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Pulse Asia: Bong Go breaks into May 2019 winning circle | Evening wRap

  Today on Rappler: Pulse Asia January 2019 survey says senatorial candidate Bong Go would be in the winning circle if elections were held at this time. The United Kingdom voices its concern over the arrest of Rappler CEO Maria Ressa, as the country leads a global campaign to support press freedom worldwide. A Facebook post dated September 24, 2018 claims that ........»»

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FALSE: This is a photo of Duterte urging voters to reject Mar Roxas

A photo that has been shared over a thousand times on multiple Facebook pages claims to show Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte holding a banner urging voters to reject an opposition candidate. A reverse image search found the picture had been doctored from a 2016 photograph showing Duterte holding a ........»»

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FALSE: This is a photo of Pope Francis meeting President Duterte

CLAIM: A photograph that has been shared thousands of times on social media claims to show Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte meeting Pope Francis. The claim is false; a reverse image search found that the picture is a doctored version of a photo showing Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg meeting Pope ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 15th, 2019Related News

Sunshine Cruz gets apology from chef who sent her lewd messages

The chef who sent actress Sunshine Cruz lewd messages has apologized, days after he was exposed on social media and fired from his job. Cruz took to social media last Feb. 12 toexpose screenshots of lewd messages from Lorence Guardian, now former chef of fine dining bistro Epilogue in S Maison, Conrad Manila. The messages, which were sent to Cruz on Jan. 13 and Feb. 12 via Instagram, read: "Fantasising about your daughter, kissing her back while touching her" and "Sarap mo pagjakulan (It feels good to masturbate while imagining you)," respectively. All of Cruz's daughters are still minors. Cruz was not convinced when Guardian initially claimed on Facebook that his Instagram account ...Keep on reading: Sunshine Cruz gets apology from chef who sent her lewd messages.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Feb 15th, 2019Related News

Long queue at photo booth an image of Chinese influx into Philippines

A photo shared on social media showing a long line of Chinese nationals waiting to get their identification photos at a mall in Quezon City is reviving concerns about the influx of Chinese citizens in the country. Facebook user Philip Lustre Jr. said that one of his friends gave him the photo and asked him […] The post Long queue at photo booth an image of Chinese influx into Philippines appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Source: Interaksyon InteraksyonCategory: TopFeb 14th, 2019Related News

National Privacy Commission reminds couples: ‘Share love, not passwords’

The National Privacy Commission reminded Filipinos on Valentines’ Day that they are not obligated to give out the passwords of their social media accounts to their loved ones if they did not consent to it. The government agency shared a Facebook meme that recently trended among local online sellers with the words “For Sale” and […] The post National Privacy Commission reminds couples: ‘Share love, not passwords’ appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

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Ecowaste Coalition warns of fake lipsticks with high levels of toxic chemicals

An environment watchdog tagged imitation lipsticks from popular brand Mac Cosmetics to be among the most toxic lip products imported in the country. Ecowaste Coalition listed top ten adulterated and misbranded lipsticks that contained high dosages of lead and other substances that pose risks to human health on Facebook on February 13. Press ReleaseWatch Out […] The post Ecowaste Coalition warns of fake lipsticks with high levels of toxic chemicals appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Source: Interaksyon InteraksyonCategory: TopFeb 14th, 2019Related News

Imee Marcos on Princeton degree: ‘As far as I know, I graduated’

Imee Marcos insisted she graduated from Princeton University even after a representative of the Ivy League school has clarified she did not. Marcos said that, “as far as she knew,” she graduated and her official biography on Facebook claims she was among the first female graduates of Princeton University. “Pumasok ako sa Princeton at sa pagkakaalam ko, […] The post Imee Marcos on Princeton degree: ‘As far as I know, I graduated’ appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Source: Interaksyon InteraksyonCategory: TopFeb 13th, 2019Related News

Obit

Photo from the Facebook post of Raymundo's colleague Fred Silverio.Perfecto Villanueva Raymundo, 85FORMER BULACAN Press Club (BPC) president and columnist Perfecto Vi.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsFeb 13th, 2019Related News

Business with a heart

The average annual pay of a chief executive officer (CEO) in the Philippines is P2,200,000. This is in stark contrast to the annual income of around P169,000 that a minimum wage earner in Metro Manila lives on. Globally, companies with the largest CEO-worker pay gaps include Disney at 367:1 and 21st Century Fox at 311:1. On a more positive light, new data reveal that the 20 companies with the lowest CEO-worker pay gaps include Facebook (CEO Mark Zuckerberg) at 37:1 and, topping the list, Berkshire Hathaway (CEO Warren Buffett) at 2:1......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: FinanceFeb 13th, 2019Related News

Obit

Photo from the Facebook post of Raymundo's colleague Fred Silverio.Perfecto Villanueva Raymundo, 85FORMER BULACAN Press Club (BPC) president and columnist Perfecto Vi.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsFeb 13th, 2019Related News

Germany to Facebook: Dont force users to share data - The Manila Times Online

BERLIN: Facebook is pushing back against a German ruling that could make it harder for the company to combine data from all the services it runs in order to targetREAD The post Germany to Facebook: Do.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsFeb 9th, 2019Related News

DSWD rejects online adoption

Bautista made the remark on the occasion of the 2019 Adoption Consciousness Celebration after numerous reports were reported to the DSWD wherein children are being opened for adoption through Facebook and other social media platforms......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsFeb 9th, 2019Related News

Comedian Bentong dies at 55

MANILA, Philippines – Comedian Bentong, who appeared in various movies including Oo na…Mahal na kung mahal and Jologs, died  on Saturday, February 9. at the age of 55. Arvin Vincent Anierdes posted about his father-in-law's passing on Facebook, saying that he died on Saturday at around 5 am in Fairview General ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 9th, 2019Related News

Manila Bay cleanup ongoing - Philstar.com

Manila Bay cleanup ongoing Philippine Star Over the weekend, I had fun watching the events posted on my Facebook page with no less than Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) ........»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsFeb 9th, 2019Related News

Agri exporters set sights on Russia

The Department of Agriculture (DA) has organized a trade mission to Russia to find buyers for the country's coconut oil, bananas and shrimps, among other agricultural commodities, in the latest bid to tap an unexplored market.   Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piol said on his Facebook page that Russian Ambassador to the Philippines Igor Khovaev visited his office earlier this week to finalize the agreements, which included the visit of the Philippine delegation to Moscow later this month.   The visit will include the signing of an implementing agreement spelling out the specific areas of engagements between the two nations, including the development of agriculture a...Keep on reading: Agri exporters set sights on Russia.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Feb 8th, 2019Related News

FALSE: Littering runners in photo are university students

CLAIM:  Students from different universities "litter" the street with used paper cups.  On February 3, 2019, the Metro Manila News Facebook page posted a photo of supposed students running along a street littered with disposable paper cups and plastic bottles. One of the runners was shown tossing ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 8th, 2019Related News

MISLEADING: Manila Bay ‘resort,’ ‘soon-to-be-beach’ photos

Claim: Photos of a blue, garbage-free Manila Bay have been going viral on social media after the beginning of the clean-up drive on January 27, with some Facebook users already calling the bay a "resort" and "soon to be beach." In a post showing ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 8th, 2019Related News

Tech today: FB ad transparency measures, e-waste Olympic medals, FaceTime reward

Facebook to show how a brand got a hold of your contact info Facebook will be giving users an option to see from whom and when a brand was able to get their contact information, and if their contact info had been shared to another brand. ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 8th, 2019Related News

‘We need resuscitation’: Erik Matti laments state of local film industry

Director Erik Matti lamented the “dire situation” of the Philippine film industry as he cited the continuous decline of people watching local films compared to those being produced by international studios. In a Facebook post, the director said that the “government should intervene” as the film industry is currently on “life support” status. Matti claimed […] The post ‘We need resuscitation’: Erik Matti laments state of local film industry appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Source: Interaksyon InteraksyonCategory: TopFeb 8th, 2019Related News