ABS-CBN and Manila Bulletin Hold Pili Pinas 2016 Presidential Town Hall Debate on April 24

ABS-CBN, Manila Bulletin, the Commission on Elections (Comelec), the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP), and the representatives of the five presidential candidates forged an agreement today (April 14) for the staging of the upcoming Pili Pinas 2016 Presidential Town Hall Debate on April 24, dubbed as the final showdown of the presidential debates…

TV5, Smart Invite Developers to Election ‘Hackathon’

As part of the #BilangPilipino campaign for the upcoming 2016 presidential elections, TV5 announced that it would be staging a data-driven “hackathon” where developers, mobile app makers, and designers can collaborate and create relevant mobile apps and websites that will help voters make an informed decision come election day. Dubbed “Hacksyon: The #BilangPilipino Hackathon”, organized…

Bilang Pilipino Partners with SWS

Bilang Pilipino, the comprehensive and multi-platform election coverage of TV5, has partnered with Social Weather Stations (SWS), the country’s top public opinion research organization, to ensure an in-depth, accurate and data driven coverage of the 2016 national elections. In what the first initiative of its kind by a major network after the Cebu Debate last…

Kapamilya Stars Support TFC’s #Vote4ASelfieWorthyPH Campaign

With the 2016 Philippine national elections set to open overseas tomorrow, April 9 (Manila time), more and more Kapamilya stars are heeding the call of The Filipino Channel (TFC) to #Vote4ASelfieWorthyPH, the premier network’s overseas voting campaign. Part of TFC’s advocacy to promote overseas voting, in partnership with the Department of Foreign Affairs Overseas Voting…

Gloc-9 Issued Statement for Online Bashers

Philippines’ premier rap artist Aristotle Pollisco more popularly known as Gloc-9, received hateful messages from netizen after performing at a local candidate’s proclamation rally in Makati last Monday, March 28. Most of the online bashers pointed out that they were disappointed to see Gloc-9 performing at Mayor candidate Atty. Abbie Binay‘s proclamation rally together with…

The White House and Barack Obama Dominate YouTube Rankings

Nearly 77 percent of governments worldwide have an official presence on YouTube, and the majority actively use the platform, posting a total of nearly 200,000 videos to date,according to a new study by Burson-Marsteller, a leading strategic communications and global public relations firm.The World Leaders on YouTube study, based on research carried out in March…

ABS-CBN TFC Launches Overseas Filipino Voting Site, Kicks Off #Vote4ASelfieWorthyPH Campaign

As the Philippines’ top weekend variety show, “ASAP”, celebrated #ASAPKapamilyaDay last Sunday to honor the Filipino family, ABS-CBN Corporation and The Filipino Channel (TFC) also launched two video campaigns that invite Filipinos everywhere to take charge of their families’ future by actively participating in the Philippine Presidential Elections 2016. ABS-CBN unveiled its new star-studded station…

Coalition Pushes for Environmental Agenda Ahead of 2nd Presidential Debate

Environmental and community groups band together with members of the church, academe, cause-oriented and civil society organizations, to amplify their call for a more robust discussion of environmental agendas in the 2nd PiliPinas Presidential Debates, which will be held at the University of the Philippines-Cebu. The newly formed coalition, called Concerned Cebuanos for the Environment…