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Arts Awake

Honoring Philippine cinema this September (Part 2)

The year-long celebration of the Centennial Year of Philippine Cinema officially came to a close on September 11. Since the Sine Sandaan grand launch...

National Artist for Music Ryan Cayabyab celebrates life

A few years back, the Cultural Center of the Philippines celebrated Ryan Cayabyab’s 60th Birthday by staging a festival of his music. I sat...

Honoring Philippine cinema this September (Part 1)

For us, celebrating Philippine Cinema means more than commemorating its significant strides and history; it is honoring the path laid out to us by...

Partners in content

Lasting friendships in the entertainment industry may be few and far apart, but the best ones have withstood the test of time and business....

Shell ‘National Students Art Competition’ continues despite pandemic

Now that the country is focusing its efforts and resources to stop the further spread of Covid-19, with its citizenry barely managing to cover...

Film and audiovisual workers’ landmark inclusion in Bayanihan 2

Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, the projected loss of the film and audiovisual entertainment industry this year is more than P100 billion with over...

New Lagusnilad Underpass mural art captures Manila’s cultural heritage

Passersby may find themselves walking a bit slower in the newly refurbished Lagusnilad Underpass what with “Masigasig na Maynila,” the arresting mural by the...

Manoy’s legacy continues with the Eddie Garcia Bill

One of my top priorities as head of the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) is to help push for a law that...

An unforgettable chat with violinist Ryu Goto

On the celebration of Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO)’s 45th anniversary, the Cultural Center of the Philippines presented PPO with soloist and guest conductor Ryu...

PH shines in Locarno Open Doors

The Locarno International Film Festival in Switzerland is one of the oldest A-list film festivals in the world. In its 73rd year, Locarno carried...

PH manufacturing sector stabilizes in September

THE IHS Markit on Thursday reported that operating conditions faced by Filipino manufacturing firms were broadly stable in September. Results of the IHS Markit survey...

Magnitude 5.3 quake jolts Surigao del Sur

A magnitude 5.3 earthquake rocked Surigao del Sur on Thursday morning, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said. The epicenter was recorded at...

DoJ spokesman resigns

AN official of the Department of Justice (DoJ) on Thursday resigned from his post. In a statement on Viber, Undersecretary Mark Perete said he will...

Banknote with misspelled Duterte name not legal tender — BSP

THE Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) clarified on Wednesday that a banknote bearing a misspelled name of President Rodrigo Duterte circulating online is not...

Duterte respects House vote on Cayetano leadership — Palace

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte respects the decision of members of the House of Representatives rejecting Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano's "offer" of resignation, his spokesman said...
 

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