What to see This Week (08/12/22)

Bullet Train  BASED upon the book Maria Beetle by Kotaro Isaka, Bullet Train follows Ladybug (played by Brad Pitt), an unlucky assassin determined to do his job peacefully after one too many gigs having gone off the rails. Fate, however, may have other plans, as his latest mission puts him on a collision course with […]

Gateway Mall 2 to open by yearend

THE Araneta Group is planning to launch the Gateway Mall expansion in December, and the ibis Styles Hotel by early 2023. In a statement, the Araneta Group said the P5-billion Gateway Mall 2 will have 190,000 square meters (sq.m.) over eleven levels offering new choices for shopping, dining, entertainment, and leisure. “Gateway Mall 2 promises […]

Wenceslao: August 21 of every year

This should be an awkward month for Ferdinand Marcos Jr. On Aug. 21, 1983, former senator Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino Jr. was shot while being escorted by military men down to the tarmac of the airport that now bears his name. His lifeless body would later be seen sprawled on the tarmac near another bullet-peppered body, […]

Cebu multi-level marketing firm now has 20K rice entrepreneurs

A RISING multi-level marketing firm founded in Cebu is seeing more people earning from selling a Filipino basic commodity—rice.Just a year since it was founded by young entrepreneurs, Uprise Enterprise Philippines Inc. has already grown its network of rice distributors to more than 20,000.Started in the middle of the Covid-19 pandemic, chief executive officer Justhon […]

Developer to build condo towers in Mactan

BESIDES building house and lot units inside its townscape project in Mactan, developer Pueblo de Oro Development Corp. (PDO) will also venture into vertical housing in October this year.PDO will launch its mid-rise residential condominium project dubbed Pueblo de Oro Storeys Lapu-Lapu or “Storeys,” three months from now inside the 27.4 hectare Townscapes Mactan in […]

Quo vadis?

Electric high: Shell officials excitedly pose at the launch of the first Shell Recharge facility in the Philippines in Shell Mamplasan along the South Luzon Expressway. — PHOTO BY KAP MACEDA AGUILA The virus is still out there, but we need to get out there, too NOT A FEW people are saying that we’re now […]

SAMEZIP Launches the Latest Features – Postal Code Area Surcharge Inquiry

San Jose, CA, July 23, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – SAMEZIP launches the latest features – zip code area surcharge inquiry. By entering a five-digit zip code, SAMEZIP.COM can determine whether a zip code belongs to UPS or FedEx system: Regular Area Surcharge; Extended Area Surcharge; Remote Area Surcharge Undeliverable For these five types of zip codes, UPS and FedEx have […]

The health risks of extreme heat 

UNSPLASH LONDON — Europe is sweltering under a record-breaking heatwave, with a number of governments issuing health emergency alerts.   WHAT ARE THE RISKS? Heat affects health in a number of ways.   Heat exhaustion, which can include dizziness, headaches, shaking and thirst, can affect anyone, and is not usually serious, providing the person cools down within […]