Brother Industries Ltd. Inks ‘Cooperation’ Pact with PH Gov’t

Japanese owned manufacturing firm, Brother Industries Ltd. recently signed an agreement with the Philippine government, whereby the company promises to cooperate with the latter in growing its business, while positively contributing to the country’s economic growth. Brother Industries President Terry Koike penned the agreement during the recent state visit of President Benigno Aquino III and…

Discover The Wonders of the Philippines Through Street View

Today, with the support of the Department of Tourism, Google announced that the first Street View imagery of the Philippines is now live on Google Maps. This new imagery allows anyone with an Internet connection to view 360-degree panoramas of well over 30 major metropolitan areas in the Philippines including Greater Manila and Baguio, over…

Tingting Cojuangco: Icon of Elegance and Substance

For those who only see her on the glossy pages of magazines or on the society columns of newspapers, it’s easy to dismiss Tingting Cojuangco as just one of the elites belonging to one of the most prominent political clans in the country. But Margarita “Tingting” Delos Reyes Cojuangco, wife of current Philippine Olympic Committee…

TFC and DFA Join Hands Anew to Encourage OFs to Exercise Their Right to Vote in the 2016 Elections

With the deadline for the worldwide registration for the 2016 elections coming to a close on October 31, premier Filipino network The Filipino Channel (TFC) and implementing arm of the Overseas Voting Act, Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Overseas Voting Secretariat (OVS) join hands anew to propagate the Overseas Filipino’s (OF) right to vote. TFC…

Habitat for Humanity Philippines Holds Satellite Event for 5th Asia-Pacific Housing Forum

The Asia-Pacific Housing Forum 5 (APHF5), organized by Habitat for Humanity (HFH), is a biennial conference that brings together local communities, socio-civic organizations, the private sector and the government in seeking to provide solutions to the problem of housing accessibility. This is the first time APHF5 will be holding a satellite event on September 3-4…

MLQ: Ang Buhay ni Manuel Luis Quezon, Isang Dula to be Re-Staged!

The Quezon City Government and the QC Diamond Committee, present MLQ: Ang Buhay ni Manuel Luis Quezon, Isang Dula. First presented in 2009, during the 70th anniversary of the founding of Quezon City, the production had PETA Theater as its performance venue. MLQ celebrates the life and legacy of the late, great President Manuel L. Quezon as the play highlighted his historical…

Manila Water Participates in ICT Bayanihan Summit 2015

Steadfast in its commitment to deliver clean, safe and potable water 24/7 in the East Zone concession area even in times of calamities or disasters, East Zone concessionaire Manila Water Company, Inc. participated in the recent Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Bayanihan Summit organized by the Office of Civil Defense (OCD).  The two-day summit gathered…

Habitat For Humanity: Education Starts at Home

Children lack access to decent education when they lack access to decent home. Access to proper education has recently been hampered due to various socio-economic factors, such as lack of proper healthcare, job opportunities for parents and notably, adequate housing. In the Philippines, more than four million families live in unsafe, unsanitary and unhealthy places…