Kagitingan: Corregidor’s Heroic Legacy

Corregidor Island, a popular historical tourist attraction in the Philippines, is currently undergoing more improvements following a 10-month tourism masterplan by Palafox Associates. Now categorized as an eco-tourism site, Corregidor is managed and operated by the Corregidor Foundation, Inc. (CFI) under its current chairperson and CEO, Ms. Cynthia Carrion. It is strongly supported for development…

‘Bawal Bastos’ Bill To Lapse Into Law On April 21

Graffiti artists and Metro Manila student councils on Sunday unveiled a mural with the ‘No dress code for rape’ call as a stand against forms of sexual harassment in the streets. “This artwork is our way of taking back the streets. Every street or alley should be spaces free from sexual harassment,” Imi Espina of…

DOST-SEI Scholarships Hit New Record with 9,852 S&T Qualifiers

Qualifiers to the Department of Science and Technology – Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) Scholarship Programs reached yet another all-time high as 9,852 graduating high school students clinch a slot in the country’s premier science scholarship programs. This year’s qualifiers breached the 8,994 mark of last year’s passers, up by 10 percent, a record for the…

Bayambang Celebrates 405th Town Fiesta with Grand Events

Bayambang, Pangasinan is celebrating its 405th year with grand events happening from April 1 until April 8. Bayambang, located at the southern tip of Pangasinan, was the 5th capital of the Philippines during the 1st Philippine Republic under the revolutionary government of General Emilio Aguinaldo. The town’s vast territory used to include Bautista town, where…

The Royal Embassy of The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Organized A Cultural Exhibition At The Cultural Center of the Philippines

The Royal Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) in the Philippines, through the King Abdulaziz Foundation, organized a six-day cultural exhibition at the Little Theater lobby of the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP). Photo shows (from left) His Excellency Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the Republic of the Philippines…

The Philippines Continues Record-Breaking Streak In World Math, Science Contests

Around 700 young achievers in science and mathematics gathered at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City on February 14, 2019, for the annual Youth Excellence in Science (YES) Award. The ceremony, organized by the Department of Science and Technology-Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI), celebrated the momentous wins of elementary and high school students in…