Life & Times

Fan favorite stars grace the purple carpet

July 25, 2014 7:16 pm

The much-anticipated Yahoo Celebrity Awards concluded on July 18 at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City. The gathering became a star-studded affair that attracted thousands of screaming fans. Only on its fourth year, the awards drew a whopping … Read more »

Feel at home in cityscape destinations

July 24, 2014 8:00 pm

Holiday Inn group makes weekend getaways easy for business and leisure travelers WEEKENDS are precious days mostly spent with people close to your heart. After a grueling week of rushing to meet deadlines, paperwork, and reports in the office, a … Read more »

Grab and go: What supermoms need in emergency survival kits

July 24, 2014 7:59 pm

Supermoms are always ready for anything. And with the onset of the rainy season and typhoons, they are more prepared than ever for any emergency. One of the ways moms prepare for the season is through an emergency survival kit. … Read more »

Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden kick off North American tour

July 24, 2014 7:58 pm

LAS VEGAS: Last Saturday night in Sin City, the Axis Theater on the Strip became the stage for the first show on the NIN-Soundgarden Tour. If you grew up in the 90’s and loved rock music, then Soundgarden and NIN … Read more »

Pottery Barn’s special relationship with PH

July 23, 2014 7:29 pm

Six-decade old Pottery Barn may have arrived on Philippine soil just this year, but unbeknownst to the public, the brand has had “long-standing business relationship” with the country for over 15 years. This was the revelation of a Pottery Barn … Read more »


July 23, 2014 7:28 pm

The Philippines is set to host this year’s SmartKids Asia Educational Entertainment fair, which aims to update parents on the endless ways to nurture children’s skills and talents, while having fun. Dubbed as the region’s leading educational kid’s fair, SmartKids … Read more »

Nostalgic for my alma mater

July 23, 2014 7:27 pm

It was an invitation I could not say no to. After 25 years from my college graduation, I was invited back to my university alma mater for a conference. These days, the university campus has evolved from a few buildings … Read more »

‘I dream of an ocean where I can see my reflection’

July 21, 2014 9:04 pm

“I became a member because I wanted to get involved for the cause of helping the environment. Help save the earth by planting trees, and advocate for our forest and wildlife,” shared Camille de los Reyes, a Haribon member and … Read more »

BCA to host green architecture design contest in Singapore

July 21, 2014 9:03 pm

Filipino architecture students are called to put their “green ideas” front and center as the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) invites them and designers across the Asian region to join this year’s “International Tropical Architecture Design Competition.” In cooperation with … Read more »

Swiss company is newest Haribon partner in tree-planting initiative

July 21, 2014 9:03 pm

Zurich’s ABB Inc.,—a leading provider of renewable energy-efficient power conversion and power management solutions, and subsidiary of ABB Asea Brown Boveri Ltd.,—has forged a partnership with Haribon Foundation to take part in the ongoing “Rainforest Organization and Advocates” project, better … Read more »