Chopper crash came amid PNP plan to buy more aircrafts

LAST Thursday’s chopper crash which nearly killed Philippine National Police chief General Archie Francisco F. Gamboa came in the wake of the PNP plan to acquire more aircrafts this year to help improve the force’s air capability needed in countering international drug traffickers taking advantage of the country’s largely unguarded vast coastlines and territorial waters and speeding up police search-and-rescue operations.

Maghugas, magsabon ng kamay?

February 09, 2020
“Yang gagastusin namin sa pambili ng sabon para sa kamay, ibibili na lang namin ng pagkain at bigas. Damit nga namin, binabanlawan na lang namin ng dalawang ulit tapos sampay na agad para matuyo,” ito ang sabi ng nakausap kong tricycle driver.

Sergio R. Ortiz- Luis Jr. Championing the Export Industry

October 23, 2019
The words of the late and former Trade and Industry Secretary Rizalino S. Navarro during the First National Export Summit in July, 1994 sums up the influential impact of the Philippine Exporters Confederation, Inc. (PHIL-EXPORT) on the national governance since then. Much of this is attributed to the vision and leadership of its President, Sergio R. Ortiz-Luis Jr. whose pro-active advocacy on issues affecting export promotion and development has resulted in reforms and benefits to the export and the business communities.

Ma. Flordeliza Cusi Leong: Advocacy on Nation Building Through Business & Beyond

October 23, 2019
NOW on Season 4, Business & Beyond has featured Cabinet officials, CEOs, leaders and entrepreneurs featuring trade, business and economic issues and insights grouped in themes. Since 2016 when it started, the show has echoed stakeholder sentiments through the Ten Point Priorities of the Duterte Administration for Season 1; Market and Product Priorities for Development and Growth for Season 2; Roadmap for Sustaining a Growing Economy for Season 3; and Global Mega Trends this Season.

Raptors, Blazers make it

May 13, 2019
LOS ANGELES (AFP) - Kawhi Leonard bounced in the game-winning shot at the buzzer as the Toronto Raptors advanced to the Eastern Conference finals with a 92-90 win over the visiting Philadelphia 76ers in a heart-stopping game seven on Sunday.

Ken, Rita team up anew for special concert

May 02, 2019
FOLLOWING the success of the top-rating Kapuso Afternoon Prime series My Special Tatay, the well-loved pair of Ken Chan and Rita Daniela reunite on the concert stage for the “My Special Love”- #BoBreyinCONCERT”on May 11, 7p.m. at the Music Museum.

Get high in Hennan

March 08, 2019
Longmen Grottoes, a large museum of stone sculpture, is one of the sites travelers visit in Henan. It is located at the foot of Yique Mountain. It is the third cluster of cave temples commissioned by the imperial court. The carving began in North Wei dynasty, went through East and West Wei Dynasties, dynasties of North, North Zhou, Sui, Tang and Five Dynasties Period, which lasted for over 400 years.

What’s all the B about Beijing?

March 08, 2019
Airport serves as the main hub for Air China, China Southern Airlines, Hainan Airlines and China Eastern Airlines. There are several options in travelling from the airport to the city center. One can either take the subway, taxis or Bus. From Beijing, it is easy to travel by plane or bullet train to other major China destinations.

Wondrous Western Japan

March 08, 2019
The selected media group was given a passing yet exhaustive glimpse of Western Japan, particularly the less-explored western frontier. The group toured four prefectures: the Tottori Prefecture, Shimane Prefecture, Hiroshima Prefecture, and Yamaguchi Prefecture.

National Commission for Culture and the Arts Opens Festive National Arts Month in Bago City

February 28, 2019
The theme this year “Ani ng Sining” (Harvest of the Arts) emphasizes the ample artistic activities in the country with Filipino artists and cultural workers’ passion. Along with celebrated stars Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach and actor/sportsman/painter Ian Veneracion, NCCA named KZ Tandingan as Music Ambassador to give a fresh and exceptional rendition of National Arts Month theme song, Ani ng Sining, composed and originally sang by Joey Ayala.