7.4 million families to receive unconditional cash transfers by March

Some 7.4 million families in the Philippines are scheduled to receive unconditional cash transfers (UCT) in the amount of Php 2,400 by March 2018,...

PH Gov’t Promises 500 Marawi Families New Homes Before Christmas

At least 500 Marawi families displaced by the recent conflict against ISIS militants will have a place to call home this Christmas. A report by...

llustrator Uses Comic To Pay For Parent’s Medical Bills

Contrary to popular belief, being an illustrator and comic book artist doesn't bring in the big bucks. Most of the people that ply the trade...
Richardson Navor

Handicapped financial analyst is Happiest Pinoy

Richardson Navor, a 28 year-old financial analyst with cerebral palsy, has been recognized as the country’s Happiest Pinoy for 2015.
Raffy Cordero

Honest gov’t worker returns foreigner’s lost bag

Bacolod City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office worker Raffy Cordero is receiving recognition for returning a bag he found
Laurice Guillen

Cinemalaya Foundation bags Nikkei Asia Prize 2019

Cinemalaya Foundation, the grantor and supporter of independent and young Filipino filmmakers, has won the 2019 Nikkei Asia Prize for Culture and Community. Nikkei Asia...

U-S online education firm to hire 100,000 home-based Filipino English teachers

New York-listed 51Talk is hiring 100,000 home-based Filipinos to teach English to Chinese students. Jack Huang, founder and CEO of 51Talk, revealed in a press...
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1st Pinoy YA character in new Scholastic book

An all-Filipino young adult (YA) character is the new protagonist in the first Philippine YA story book by Scholastic, publisher of the Harry Potter honored for saving babies from blindness, the Filipino-American member of Grammy award-winning group The Black Eyed Peas, has partnered with one of the top children’s hospitals

2 Manila-based hotels score high in Forbes guide to world’s most luxurious

The Philippines’ Nüwa Manila and Skytower at Solaire Resort and Casino have been listed in the Top 58 World’s Most Luxurious Hotels list by Forbes Travel Guide.
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4 PH schools in QS Top Universities Rankings

Four leading universities from the Philippines ranked in the 2015 QS University Rankings of top schools in Asia.

Cebu sets up 1st PHL electronic-games school

University of the Visayas New School of Art & Design (UNVS) in Cebu has set up the country’s first electronic games track as part of its senior high track

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British pop singer Anne-Marie amazed by Filipinos’ ‘2002’ song covers

British pop singer Anne-Marie treated Pinoy fans to her reaction video of Filipino artists covering her songs which include the likes of "Asia's Phoenix" Morissette Amon and internet star, Miss Everything.