Category: News

M.I.C.E.CON 2013 to hold in Davao City

The Philippine Meetings, Incentives travel, Conventions & Exhibits (M.I.C.E.) Conference 2013 will be held on March 6 to 9, 2013 at the SMX Convention Center Davao. Tourism and travel industry players will be joined on conference seminars and business-to-business meetings. There will be also product and service exhibition of...

DLSU Lady Spikers stuns ADMU Lady Eagles on Game 1

The defending champions DLSU Lady Spikers defeated rival ADMU Lady Eagles on five-set battle in the UAAP Season 75 Women’s Volleyball Final Game 1, happened last Saturday, March 2 at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum. It was really an intense game as DLSU surrendered the first two sets to ADMU with the scores...

DepEd announces School Calendar for the School Year (SY) 2013-2014

The Department of Education or DepEd announced the School Calendar for the School Year (SY) 2013-2014. The classes will open on Monday, June 3, 2013 and  will end on  Monday, March 31, 2014. School Calendar for the School Year  2013-2014 schedule: • June 3, 2013: Beginning of Classes •...

Bagyong Crising hits Mindanao

Early morning, I watched the news and according to weather bureau PAGASA there is a typhoon that continues to threaten Mindanao today, February, 19, 2013. The typhoon name is Bagyong Crising. As of 4:00 am, the Tropical Depression “Crising” was spotted at 310 kilometers East of General Santos City with maximum...

Minami Minegishi’s Teary Apology for Dating

Minami Minegishi, Japanese idol actress and singer, as well as member of the group AKB48, became the center of news headlines after she shaved her head and released a video asking forgiveness to her AKB48 members,  family, friend and fans. The Japanese pop group has strict rule “no boys” in...

Thousand of OFWs and their Families join the 2nd OFW and Family Summit

Thousand of Overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) and their families joined the 2nd OFW and Family Summit 2012’s Hanep na ang Buhay dahil may Hanapbuhay, held last November 22, 2012 at the World Trade Center in Pasay City. The event was opened through a ribbon cutting ceremony participated by Sen. Manny...

Mario Maurer is the new endorser of Penshoppe

Mario Maurer, who plays Shone in the movie “Crazy Little Thing Called Love” is reported to visit the Philippine soon for his project for the local clothing brand. PR Asia Worldwide Communications director Joyce Ramirez confirmed the news that Mario Maurer will be the new endorser of Penshoppe. But,...

Bench Ads ” Men in Briefs” Eye-catching and Traffic-stopping in Edsa

The Bench billboards featured the 7 members of the national rugby team, Philippine Volcanoes, posing in their underwear along the congested Edsa  are really eye-catching and traffic-stopping. Incoming search terms:filipino men in briefpinoy men in briefpinoy men in briefspinoys in oliverPinoy in Briefpinoybreifpinoy in briefsmenin brief pinoybrief men pinoypinoy men blogs...

UP, Ateneo ranked 34th and 35th best English-teaching Universities Worldwide

The two prestigious Philippine universities are among the top English-teaching universities in the world in this year’s Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject. Based on the New QS World University Rankings by Subject, University of the Philippines (UP) ranked 34th while Ateneo de Manila University ranked 35th...

Nomination Date:Philippine Blog Awards 2011

The nomination for the 2011 Philippine Blog Awards will start on the 30th of June 2011. The 2011 Philippine Blog Awards Night will be held at near the end of 2011 from November to December in different venues in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao....

Scarlet Fever: Be Alert!

Be alert on Scarlet Fever..ooopss..  I know what you’re thinking. “Hey! That’s not Scarlett Johansson. It’s a disease. You heard it right! Scarlet Fever is a disease. Scarlet fever, sometimes called scarlatina, is a disease caused by a bacteria called group A Streptococcus or “group A strep”, the same bacteria that causes strep throat. Scarlet fever produces a...

Run! Run! Run!

There are many reasons why somebody starts running and also, many that keeps them running for years. Personally, I really enjoy this sport. I started running since I was in elementary. That time, I don’t know the benefits of running that can give to me and to everyone. All I...