Ilocos Norte launches Phase II of “Ridge and Reef”

Ilocos Norte officially launched Phase II of reopening for tourism within the “Ridge and Reef Travel Corridor” at the Robinsons Place Ilocos, San Nicolas. Phase II of the “Ridge and Reef” is the amplified inter-regional travel bubble that includes other provinces and regions in Luzon as tourist generating areas. Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Bernadette…

State of Journalism in the Philippines at Daang Dokyu

In an address to the Foreign Press Association at the Vatican last year, Pope Francis pointed out: “Freedom of the press and of expression is an important indicator of the state of a country’s health.” This week, Daang Dokyu takes the country’s health on scrutiny with a discussion on the state of journalism in this…

Globe launches KonekTayo School Bus WiFi in Manila

The COVID-19 pandemic has underlined the crucial need for connectivity like never before. For underprivileged communities, access to internet connectivity — or the lack thereof — determines whether demands of the new environment, such as distance learning and remote working, will be met by families belonging to these communities. In line with its continuous efforts…

Shopee partners with World Vision to support young Filipino learners through Abutin Na10 campaign

Last June, the Department of Education (DepEd) and World Vision launched a fundraising campaign entitled “Abutin Na10”. The initiative aims to ensure that millions of Filipino learners today continue to have access to good education despite the pandemic. Funds raised will directly support DepEd’s implementation of multi-modal learning approaches. Months have passed, and many have…

Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte pays tribute to sacrifices, perseverance of city’s frontliners, workers in 2nd SOCA

Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte on Monday paid tribute to the perseverance and sacrifices of the city’s frontliners and other workers, saying their hard work was instrumental in gaining significant ground in the fight against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). “We’ve witnessed incredible heroism from our workers. They resolutely fulfilled their duties even in the face…

Daang Dokyu | For the Love of Our Nation, Watch These Films

Films on real life, real suffering, real struggles and real injustice. Films that need our real attention. Films that can amplify the necessary conversations. These are the films Daang Dokyu, a Festival of Philippine Documentaries, is currently streaming under its section “Nation: Perception is Real, Truth is Not.” Eleven films comprise this section, running for…

A2Z presents School at Home with Knowledge Channel

In time for the opening of School Year 2020-2021, A2Z Channel 11, with Knowledge Channel, brings School at Home to free-to-air television with two hours of solid educational programming beginning October 12, 2020. Curriculum-based video lessons will air Monday to Friday from 8am to 10am, with time slots dedicated per grade level from Grades 1-6.…