Rex’s Barangay Handbook: A comprehensive and relevant manual for Barangay officials during a time of crisis

The COVID-19 pandemic placed our barangay officers on the spotlight as they served as frontliners in their respective communities. Residents of every barangay counted on their barangay officials for guidance and action on their safety and other support services. They were the ones to implement the nationwide curfew, screen and qualify those eligible for the…

Karina Bautista and Aljon Mendoza are best friends-turned-lovers in iWant’s Original’s “Ampalaya Chronicles”

iWant’s original ‘hugot’ anthology series “Ampalaya Chronicles” continues its bitter and relatable love stories with Karina Bautista and Aljon Mendoza as they star in the series’ second episode as friends who give romantic love a shot. Titled “Labyu Hehe,” the episode follows the intricacies of dating one’s best friend, based on “Ampalaya Monologues” book author…

ABS-CBN Books launches reading campaign “May Libro Para Sa Iyo: Rediscover the Joy of Reading in the time of COVID-19″”

Discover a new world, rekindle old dreams, and find a new love by reading—these are the encouraging messages for Filipinos staying at home imparted by ABS-CBN Books in its new reading campaign. “Isara ang pinto, buksan ang libro. Stay at home, Kapamilya!, according to the campaign’s video airing as TV commercial in various channels and…