CALAX To Open 10 Km-Stretch By End October

The first ten-kilometer stretch of the Cavite-Laguna Expressway (CALAX), from the Mamplasan, Santa Rosa City Interchange in Laguna to the Silang-Tagaytay City Interchange in Cavite, is expected to open by the end of the month. Once opened, at least 10,000 motorists and commuters would be served daily and ease traffic along Governor’s Drive, Aguinaldo Highway, and Sta. Rosa-Tagaytay Road. Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar, along with other officials and executives from the Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation, made the assurance on Tuesday following their drive-through and inspection of the toll exchange plaza and roadside works. “This…

Spotlight

FIRST LOOK: UNIQLO’s Cozy 2019 Fall/Winter Collection

UNIQLO— a clothing brand known for its comfortable fits— unveils its 2019 Fall/Winter Collection, catering to travelers who will embark on a chilly…

MILO Energizes A Nation of Champions as Gold Partner of 30th SEA Games

MILO Philippines and the Philippine Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee (PHISGOC) officially announced their partnership for the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games this…

Luzon News

Pangasinan Exhibits Best Foods, Music, Art

Dagupan City’s famous bangus (milkfish), Calasiao’s "puto" (native rice cake), Tayug’s Sunflower Dance Festival, among others, were featured at Pangasinan’s BESTival that kicked-off. In an…

Meycauayan City Holds Boodle Fight Vs. ASF

Local officials & residents feasted on at least 10 roasted pigs and other pork dishes on Wednesday to prove that local meat products are safe…

Pangasinan Town Exec Proposes ‘Adopt A Surrenderer’ Project

Mayor Leopoldo Bataoil plans to reintegrate drug dependents here who surrendered themselves for reformation through a project called 'Adopt a Surrenderer'. "I talked with the…

Sports News

MILO Becomes Gold Sponsor For SEA Games

Milo Philippines has formalized a partnership with Philippine SEA Games Organizing Committee (Phisgoc) to become a gold sponsor for the upcoming SEA Games…

Diaz Hopes To Win Gold In SEA Games

Zamboanga City’s Hidilyn Diaz is hoping to win a gold medal in the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in the women's -55kg. division…

Local News

DOT: Metro Manila Is More Than A Corporate Jungle

Trying to do away with the usual image of Metro Manila as a corporate jungle, the Department of Tourism (DOT)…

SSVP Elects 7th National President

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul (SSVP) in the Philippines formally installs Maria Carla Salandanan-Maglalang as its 7th national…

Manila, DA Launch ‘Kadiwa’ Project

The city government of Manila and the Department of Agriculture (DA) launched a "Kadiwa" grocery outlet that would sell fruits,…

World News

Oil Prices Down As Saudi Arabia’s Supply Concerns Ease

Oil prices were down early Tuesday as investors' worries eased…

WHO Calls For Urgent Research On Microplastics

The World Health Organization (WHO), on Thursday called for further…

Tech

The Wait Is Over: The Much-Awaited Oppo A5 2020 4G Has Finally Arrived In The Philippines

OPPO’s best-selling upgraded A series 2020 line-up is now complete, with both the A9 2020 and the A5 2020 now up for grabs.…

Globe Opens Pre-Order For Iphone 11 Series Starting October 18

The long wait is over. Starting October 18, the newest iPhone series will finally be available for pre-order through Globe. The highly anticipated…

Tips And Tricks To Prepare A Healthy Christmas Party

Christmas is the holiday closest to our hearts. It is the event wherein we deem it the time of joy and warmth. After…

Motoring

Palace: Sirens Used For Emergencies Only, Not To Beat Traffic

Sirens are only used by government officials in case of emergencies and not to cut through Metro Manila traffic, Malacañang said on Monday. This after…

MRT-3 Adds First Dalian Train Set To Regular Fleet

Starting Tuesday (October 15), a Dalian train set equivalent to three train coaches will hit the tracks of MRT-3 mainline during evening off-peak hours, from…

Hontiveros To Angkas: Use Bawal Bastos Law To Address Harassment Charge Against Its Driver

Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros called on transport provider Angkas to investigate an alleged harassment complaint against one of its drivers who was accused of physically…

Entertainment

Quezon City LGU, Bantay Bata 163 Join Forces To Protect Children In Need Of Care

The Quezon City Local Government, under the leadership of Mayor Joy Belmonte, has renewed its partnership with Bantay Bata 163…

Columbia Pictures New Trailer Of ‘Zombieland’ Sequel Brings Family That Slays Together

On October 23rd, you're cordially invited to the “family” movie of the year "Zombieland: Double Tap". https://youtu.be/psQgRe1s0Ow From the director…

Warner Bros. Pictures Hero Becomes Suspect In The Official “Richard Jewell” Trailer

Warner Bros. Pictures has just released the official trailer of “Richard Jewell,” directed by Clint Eastwood and based on true…

Travel

Palawan Among CNN’s Most Beautiful Islands List

The Philippine government, through the Department of Tourism (DOT), welcomed the continuous recognition of Palawan for its pristine beaches and…

Festival Of Lights: Where To Go, What Do In Thailand’s Loy Krathong

The end of the year is approaching fast and so are the opportunities to make unforgettable memories. If you’re looking…

Scoot Removes Processing Fees

Scoot, the low-cost arm of Singapore Airlines Group, on Monday announced the scrapping of processing fees in all its markets.…

Drink & Dine

Elevating The Taste Of Buro: Kampapangan Chef’s Remastered Dish Wins Big At This Year’s Certified Funlasang Pinoy

Unilever Food Solutions names Chef Victor Barangan (third from left) as the champion of the Certified Funlasang Pinoy. This year’s…

Spend The Long Weekend With A Yellow Cab Wings Party

The long weekend is just around the corner and Yellow Cab is here to help you turn this mini-break into…

Why Pinoy Ulang Might Overtake The Global Shrimp Market

Pinoys have kept Ulang or Giant River Prawns for decades. Here’s why they’re more sustainable alternatives to Hipon and Sugpo,…

The Talk

10 Things You’ll Learn From Netflix’s ‘Tidying Up With Marie Kondo’

Do you have clutter around your house? Are you irritated or uneasy when your surroundings are messy? If you are,…

10 Ways Other Countries Honor The National Hero: Rizal Around The World

Nearly every municipality and city in the Philippines houses a monument of the country's national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal. Although…

10 Pinoy Celebrities Who Have The Heart For Advocacies

Filipinos are known for supporting a lot of world advocacy and campaigns and some showbiz personalities put their influence to…

Trending

Swiss Cinema Places Double Beds Instead Of Regular Seats

This cinema in Switzerland opened last May and instead of regular seats, they placed double beds and the internet is…

How This Filipino-Made Rattan Chair Emerged As A Pop Culture Symbol To A Movement Figure

What may seem like a regular rattan chair from the Philippines, actually gave birth to a massive pop-culture symbol. Rattan…