National News

Sotto Pushes ABS CBN Franchise Renewal

Senate President Vicente Sotto III moves for the franchise renewal of ABS CBN Corporation, which legislative franchise has been denied six months prior. Read more: Sotto moves for ABS-CBN's franchise renewal, an article by GMA News. Senate Bill No. 1967, authored by Sotto, aims to renew the franchise of the media giant to construct, install,… Continue reading Sotto Pushes ABS CBN Franchise Renewal

Local News

Iloilo Dinagyang 2021 Schedule of Events Revealed

The sought-after Iloilo Dinagyang Festival is a go but will be compliant with health and safety protocols. Moreover, the event itself will be made digital. Prior to the decision, a consultative meeting was held with stakeholders and it was made apparent that there will be no mass gatherings, thus the move to go digital. Virtual… Continue reading Iloilo Dinagyang 2021 Schedule of Events Revealed

Local News

#CoLOVEboration Initiative Delivers Noche Buena Packages to Families

Local initiative #CoLOVEboration successfully delivers Noche Buena packages to families. A donative drive dubbed #CoLOVEboration by Ilonggo blogger Nile Kris Banga was able to raise 39 Noche Buena packages worth Php 500 each and was successfully given to 39 chosen families from Jaro, Bolilao, Guimbal, and Sta. Barbara. It was also through the effort of… Continue reading #CoLOVEboration Initiative Delivers Noche Buena Packages to Families

National News

Globe Sustains Rollout Drive With 211 New Cell Sites

Globe continues to improve its services in more locations in the country in November despite the continuing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The company has installed 211 new cell sites or cell towers in Metro Manila; Rizal; North and South Luzon; Visayas and Mindanao. Globe was able to build 20 new towers in Metro Manila, … Continue reading Globe Sustains Rollout Drive With 211 New Cell Sites

Entertainment

Christmas MMFF Lineup Revealed, to be Streamed via UpStream

The Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) together with exclusive partner Globe, announced the much-awaited lineup of films for the 2020 Metro Manila Film Festival  in a presscon held via zoom, together with Dondon Monteverde of Sphere Entertainment, Inc. (UPSTREAM). The 2020 MMFF official entries in different genres such as fantasy, drama, comedy, horror and romance, that… Continue reading Christmas MMFF Lineup Revealed, to be Streamed via UpStream

National News

Comm&Sense Helps SMEs Bounce Forward From Pandemic

Given mobility restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) -- considered as the backbone of the Philippine economy -- were among those badly hit and caused skyrocketing unemployment figures and pay cuts. Award-winning public relations agency Comm&Sense saw the plight of the many SMEs that continued to fight hard and survive… Continue reading Comm&Sense Helps SMEs Bounce Forward From Pandemic

Local News

Coach Nile Spearheads ‘CoLOVEboration’

Nile Kris Jan Banga, known as Coach Nile and blogger behind Nile on Weekends, spearheads ‘CoLOVEboration’, a donation drive aiming to provide Noche Buena packages to marginalized sectors. “CoLOVEboration started last quarter of last year with an inspiration to be a bearer of hope and joy to marginalized sectors. It came from the word “collaboration”… Continue reading Coach Nile Spearheads ‘CoLOVEboration’

Local News

Holidays with Feasts from Richmonde Hotel Iloilo

Richmonde Hotel Iloilo is gearing up for the season’s events with lavish buffet spreads and awesome takeaway menus so you can savor your Christmas and New Year’s feasts. Safe dining has always been the priority at The Granary, Richmonde’s all-day dining restaurant. With the hotel’s Safe Stay program securely in place, you can enjoy the… Continue reading Holidays with Feasts from Richmonde Hotel Iloilo

World News

NASA Explains the Jupiter and Saturn Conjunction

“Have you noticed two bright objects in the sky getting closer together with each passing night,” begins the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in its newsletter. According to the agency, it is Jupiter and Saturn doing a planetary dance that will result in the Great Conjunction on Monday, December 21. On that day, Jupiter… Continue reading NASA Explains the Jupiter and Saturn Conjunction

Iloilo Guide

Hope and Cheer at Richmonde Hotel Iloilo

Richmonde Hotel Iloilo has pulled out all the stops to fill the season with hope and cheer with its fabulous Yuletide offerings. With travel plans still on the back burner, a luxurious staycation at Richmonde is the next best thing to creating magical moments with the family, and with the hotel’s Safe Stay program strictly… Continue reading Hope and Cheer at Richmonde Hotel Iloilo