Saturday, January 31st 2015

section dividers-topnews

0 0
TAGUM City Mayor Allan Rellon and suppliers affected by the termination of supply contracts amounting to more than P200 million are both girding for...

0 0
THE Ayala-led Manila Water Co. Inc. (MWCI) has formalized its alliance with Zamboanga City Water District (ZCWD) for a joint-venture (JV) initiative, with the...

0 0
LIKE herheroine, Benazir Bhutto, the first female prime minister of Pakistan, a Muslim nation, Nariman Ambolodto has become a charismatic leader in male-dominated local...

0 0
THE tollways  arm of  Metro Pacific Investments Corp. will soon take over the operations of Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway (SCTEx), after the Bases Conversion and Development...

0 0
LABOR Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz has ordered the speedy release of employees’ compensation, insurance and funeral benefits to families of the 44 National Police-Special Action...

0 1
IN a disaster-prone country like the Philippines, disaster-risk reduction (DRR) and climate-change adaptation (CCA) practices should start at the community level. Such is the...

0 1
CONSTRUCTION of the two strategic sealift vessels (SSVs) that the Navy ordered from an Indonesian company has started. Vice Adm. Jesus Millan, Navy flag...

0 1
TORONTO—Canada announced a new antiterror law on Friday that will make it a crime for people to call for a terrorist attack, even if they...
More News
Business News

0 13
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) launched on Friday a new electronic system converting the manner at which it borrows from the banks, or...

0 12
The two largest automated teller machine (ATM) networks in the country formalized their consolidation on Friday under the umbrella of the Bankers’ Association of the Philippines. BancNet...

0 13
The Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF), under the Department of Finance (DOF), has opened up 197 career positions as part of the department’s...

0 13
NO fresh apples from the United States have been linked to the fatal Listeria outbreak, the US embassy in Manila said in a statement...

0 14
THE first unit of Sarangani Energy Corp.’s (SEC) 210-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant is set for commissioning in the first semester of this year,...

0 15
GLOBAL Ferronickel Holdings Inc., which claims to be the country’s third-largest producer of nickel, on Friday said that it may increase its production in...
section dividers-sports

0 14
MELBOURNE, Australia—It wasn’t until Serena Williams forced herself to relax, and not focus too intently on a milestone Grand Slam title, that she rediscovered...

0 14
ADAMSON University targets its 50th straight victory, while surprise leader University of the East (UE) looks to drop the upset axe on back-to-back bridesmaid...

0 14
MERALCO bucked a slow start and turned back Kia, 90-80, for its second straight win in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Commissioner’s Cup on...

0 13
YES, the Philippines can. The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) Evaluation Commission concluded their three-day inspection of the venues and the facilities on Friday with regards...

0 28
MELBOURNE, Australia—Serena Williams weathered a barrage of big serves and heavy groundstrokes early and needed nine match points before beating Madison Keys, 7-6 (5),...

0 27
PUREFOODS begins its title-retention bid against GlobalPort with “standby” import Marqus Blakely helping kick off the Hotshots campaign in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA)...
More Sports stories
section dividers-life

0 2
AS many of us begin to make good on our resolutions to get in better shape by exercising more and losing weight, let’s not...

0 16
A WEEK after flying Pope Francis to Tacloban and then back to Rome, the flight crew and service staff of pioneering flag carrier Philippine...

0 15
OVER the holidays, there must have been plenty of sparkling wine bubbling away in glasses raised to good health and good fortune. Champagne. Cava....

0 15
DID you know that sharing meal times as a family is good for kids? Family meal time is the glue that holds busy families...

0 28
WHEN Matthew Vaughn first met with Colin Firth to discuss Kingsman: The Secret Service, the director warned his leading man that, should he accept...

0 28
GAME has been used to describe meat from animals that are traditionally hunted or caught in the wild. The list of what can be...
More Life stories
section dividers-motoring

section dividers-property

1 55
TODAY, living in a garden atmosphere is one of the aspirations of modern Filipinos. They want to get a break from the rage and...

1 52
AS demand for power and energy prices continue to surge, property developers and other industry players are searching for more ways to help promote...

0 50
PACIFIC Paint (Boysen) Philippines Inc. recently launched four color themes to boost its position in the market and allow users more choices in choosing...

1 55
INVESTING on property stocks will be productive in 2015 as the country is expected to post economic growth, according to stock, market analysts recently...

1 142
MEGAWORLD Corp., a leading property developer founded by billionaire Dr. Andrew Tan, expressed optimism that it can grow in all market segments and post...

0 134
WE’RE already midway into the first month of 2015, and this early, property developers are expecting this year to open up more opportunities for...
More Property stories
SAF 44 Fund Drive
section dividers-green

section dividers-health

01-H&F-103014

0 13
The World Health Organization (WHO) last week said that urgent action is needed to reduce the increasing burden of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) and prevent...

0 21
Start the year fresh with some of the hottest fitness trends of 2015. For nine years the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) has...

0 15
In one of the scenes of the movie Rainman, Dustin Hoffman (in a role that earned him his second Oscar trophy) and heartthrob Tom...

0 15
Are you a track and field enthusiast? A basketball loving kind of guy? Or do you fancy becoming the outside hitter of a volleyball...

0 14
Perhaps, the pineapple is the only available edible bromeliad today.  This multiple fruit is actually made up of dozens of individual floweret’s that grow...

0 13
Do you have a healthy relationship with exercise? If not, it could be sabotaging your efforts—just as an unhealthy relationship with food can sabotage...
More Health&Fitness stories