Haribon Showcases Philippine Rainforests In International Summit

Forests are the people’s defense against the impacts of climate change, said Philippine conservation group Haribon Foundation. Haribon presented a paper showcasing the rainforests in the neighboring mountains of Irid and Angelo, located in the provinces of Bulacan, Rizal and Quezon, as crucial agents to the country’s climate change adaptation efforts at the Belum Rainforest…

NBA Legend Glen Rice And LA Tenorio Stage NBA Cares-Globe Telecom Basketball Clinic For Underprivileged Kids

NBA Champion Glen Rice and two-time Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) most valuable player LA Tenorio staged yesterday (March 17) a two-hour NBA Cares-Globe Telecom sports clinic for underprivileged youth as part of the first-ever NBA Filipino Heritage Week from March 13-19, 2017. Rice and Tenorio taught 40 children from Globe partner communities and Globe employee…

McDonald’s 5th National Breakfast Day

On March 13, McDonald’s celebrated its 5th National Breakfast Day by giving away free breakfast sandwiches to customers from 6:00AM-7:00AM. Close to 450 participating stores delighted customers with a free Sausage McMuffin, Egg McMuffin, or the new Burgerdesal via dine-in or drive-thru. Every year, McDonald’s extends the experience of National Breakfast Day to groups of…

67th Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards Issues Call For Entries

​The Carlos Palanca Foundation, Inc. has announced its call for entries to the 67th Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature. This year’s competition is also accepting submissions to the Novel and Nobela categories, which are offered only every two years. Established in 1950 in honor of Don Carlos Palanca Sr., the Palanca Awards aims to…

2017 Sikat Pinoy National Food Fair

The Department of Trade and Industry – Bureau of Domestic Trade Promotion (DTI-BDTP) is set to launch the 2017 series of Sikat Pinoy national domestic trade fairs with the upcoming Sikat Pinoy National Food Fair, scheduled from March 15-19 at the Megatrade Halls of SM Megamall in Mandaluyong City. With support from the DTI Regional…

Women In Tech Take Center Stage On “Celebrate Women” Forum

In celebration of International Women’s Day last March 8, Google Philippines teamed up with leading online female magazine Cosmo.ph to shine a light on female trailblazers in the field of science and technology, and highlight the role that technology, especially the Internet, plays in enabling women to succeed. A forum entitled “Celebrate Women” brought together…