Camarines Sur temporarily bans swimming, island-hopping due to strong winds 

THE PROVINCIAL government of Camarines Sur has ordered a temporary ban on swimming and island-hopping activities due to strong winds associated with the northeast monsoon.   In a memorandum issued on Wednesday, Governor Vincenzo Renato Luigi R. Villafuerte ordered all mayors, other local officials, and disaster management council heads to implement the prohibition.   “In view of […]

Peso hits new low of P58 to US dollar

THE local currency hit a new record low Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2022, closing at P58 vis-a-vis the US dollar, threatening to increase inflationary pressures and hit consumer sentiment while auguring well for exporters—if they can find buyers for their goods and services.The peso opened weak at P57.7 against P57.4 on Tuesday and further weakened to […]

Entertainment News (08/05/22)

1 of 5 Tala Gil, cherry soda New single by Stela Cole EMERGING singer/songwriter Stela Cole has released a new single, “Rhapsody In Pink,” a gritty track about knowing your self-worth. A pop and hip-hop interpolation of George Gershwin’s “Rhapsody In Blue,” the track includes bursts of horns, steady claps, and bass-heavy beats. This is […]

Believe Pte raises $55M in Series C funding to continue its global mission of delivering breakthrough personal care and beauty products

Singapore, Apr 21, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Singapore-headquartered Believe Pte Ltd, a fast-growing consumer products company serving the global Muslim audience with brands spanning skincare, fragrances, make-up and hair care has raised Series C funding of US $55M from incoming investors Venturi Partners and IIFL AMC alongside continued participation from Jungle Ventures, […]