Life & Times

Waders in the Philippines: A world-wide quest continues

November 30, 2015 8:10 pm

HALF a million migratory birds including 64 globally-threatened species travel through the Philippines every year from late September up to early April, most of them coming from as far as north of China, Russia, and the arctic. Many of them … Read more »

PH bet wins Euro Pop

November 30, 2015 8:09 pm

And the Philippines wins again! An all-new source of Filipino pride has emerged as Euro Pop Philippines announced on Monday morning, via Twitter, that Ryan Tamondong won the 2015 Euro Pop Contest grand prix. Euro Pop Berliner Perle is an … Read more »

Marketing organic products

November 30, 2015 8:08 pm

IT’S my second time to speak at the negros organic festival held at the same time as the 12th National Organic Agriculture Congress which now has more than 2000 people attending and growing in number year on year. Negros is … Read more »

Rachel Ann Go bags theater award anew

November 27, 2015 5:49 pm

After winning Broadway World UK’s “Best Featured Actress” award for her first international theater exposure as Gigi in Miss Saigon’s 2014 revival, Rachel Ann Go has bagged another award from the same theater site for the “Best Performance in a … Read more »

Charo and Piolo shine in International Emmys

November 27, 2015 5:49 pm

The Philippines may not be a major player in the world television content market yet but ABS-CBN president and CEO Charo Santos Concio believes that local shows can be appreciated by foreign audiences as proven by ABS-CBN shows already present … Read more »

Smiles make Marriott Christmas tree shine

November 27, 2015 5:48 pm

At 18 feet, Marriott Hotel’s commanding Christmas tree glows with Christmas spirit at the base of the grand lobby staircase. It beams brighter as it brings smiles to children’s faces, even those with cleft lip, cleft palate and other facial … Read more »

Chris Tiu, Erwan Heussaff whip fitness newbies into shape

November 27, 2015 5:48 pm

ON Day 54 of Freego’s #SuperShapeMe Fitness Challenge, the 10 male and 10 female contestants of the 60-day health and fitness competition organized for the second year by the sexy denim brand, took to a grueling 10-station circuit training routine … Read more »

Philippine fashion enchants APEC Spouses

November 25, 2015 8:41 pm

The spouses of the Trade Ministers and Foreign Ministers attending the APEC Ministerial Meeting (AMM) last week were given a glimpse of Philippine fashion at a cultural program and luncheon jointly hosted by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and … Read more »

Cheers to the Weekend!

November 23, 2015 9:01 pm

Saturday Staycation Tips After a long week spent working long hours and shuttling through Manila’s worsening traffic, weekends are a reward in their own right. When Saturday rolls in, going out sometimes feel like another chore you just want to … Read more »

Haribon attends national marine symposium

November 23, 2015 9:00 pm

BESIDES being part of the coral triangle, a region known to have the highest concentration of marine and coral species, the Philippines –is also recognized as the “center of the center of marine shorefish diversity.” Coined by doctor Kent Carpenter … Read more »