Clarify guidelines on face-to-face classes, gov’t told

ADVOCATES ON Monday renewed their call for the government to issue clear ventilation guidelines for schools and public transportation before full face-to-face classes start next month amid a coronavirus pandemic. In a statement, Aral Pilipinas also urged the Department of Education (DepEd) to disclose infection data in the country’s schools. The  group made the call […]

PSC asks full support for World Cup hosting, Gilas

NEWLY-appointed Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chairman Noli Eala is fully supportive of the country’s hosting of the FIBA World Cup next year and also asked the basketball-crazy nation to rally behind our Gilas Pilipinas team competing in the biggest basketball event. “I encourage everyone, not just the basketball-loving Filipinos, to support the country’s hosting of […]

Cebu City’s Borromeo wins Binibining Pilipinas International 2022 title

CEBUANA beauty queen Nicole Borromeo is the new Binibining Pilipinas International. Borromeo was crowned during the Binibining Pilipinas 2022 Coronation Night held on July 31 in Smart Araneta Coliseum in Araneta City, Quezon City.In the Top 12 Question and Answer segment, guest panelist actor Donnie Pangilinan asked Borromeo: “On a scale of 1-10, how would […]

Pilipinas Shell offers EV charging, carbon offset program

PILIPINAS Shell Petroleum Corp. launched Thursday its electric vehicle (EV) charging service in the country that it described as the first of its kind on local expressways. It also started offering what it calls nature-based solutions (NBS) carbon offset service for drivers, specifically its B2B fleet customers. “Shell is rapidly becoming the Philippines’ leading mobility […]

Limitless App looking forward to SEAG after early exit in PBA 3×3

LIMITLESS App sets a redemption mission in the coming Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) in Vietnam after its disappointing campaign on Wednesday’s Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) 3×3 Second Conference Grand Finals. “It wasn’t our day but we’re looking forward to the SEA Games,” big man Brandon Rosser said after the top-seeded Appmasters’ unceremonious early exit in […]

Binibining Pilipinas 2021 names Top 10 Best in National Costume

1 of 5 Bb 26, Pampanga Czarina Joy Lagman Guiao, wearing her national costume. — FACEBOOK.COM/BBPILIPINASOFFICIAL/ PHOTO FROM FACEBOOK.COM/BBPILIPINASOFFICIAL/ PHOTO FROM FACEBOOK.COM/BBPILIPINASOFFICIAL/ PHOTO FROM FACEBOOK.COM/BBPILIPINASOFFICIAL/ PHOTO FROM FACEBOOK.COM/BBPILIPINASOFFICIAL/ BINIBINING Pilipinas has announced this year’s 10 best national costumes through fashion show that aired online on June 27. Binibining Pilipinas first aired a virtual presentation that […]

After postponements, Bb. Pilipinas 2021 pageant pushes through in July

AFTER several postponements in the previous few months, the 57th Binibining Pilipinas pageant will finally push through via online streaming on July 11 from the Smart Araneta Coliseum. The final lineup has 34 candidates from the original 40. Three candidates have withdrawn from the competition having decided to pursue other interests, one dropped out due […]

DOF to biz sector: Continue work with gov’t on economic plans

FINANCE Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has called on the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) to carry on with the productive working relationship between the government and the private sector by organizing Sulong Pilipinas consultative forums beyond President Rodrigo Duterte’s term. Dominguez thanked the PCCI, led by its president, Ambassador Benedicto Yujuico, for the […]