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Manila Dragon Boat Team wins 2 overall titles, 6 golds in Guam Festival

Manila-based SAG-1 DragonBoat Team bagged 2 overall championships and 6 gold medals in complete domination of the 4th Guam Thanksgiving Day Dragon Boat Festival in the United States. The Philippine team completely overpowered other international...

Rizal Memorial Coliseum’s elegantly restored art deco welcomes SEA Games athletes, spectators in Manila

Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) athletes and spectators going to the gymnastics events that will run from December 1 to 9 will have a pleasant surprise when they enter the Rizal Memorial Coliseum. They will have...

La Madre Filipina pre-war statue reinstalled at Manila’s historic Jones Bridge

A pair of La Madre Filipina (The Filipino Mother) pre-war statues have been reinstalled, as promised, by the inauguration of the picture-perfect revitalized Jones Bridge in Manila held November 24, a hundred years after...

Philippines wins 4 golds, bags overall Silver at 2019 World Para Bowling Tour in...

Team Philippines won 4 gold medals and bagged the overall Silver podium finish at the 2019 World Para Bowling Tour leg held in Manila. The country's para-athletes in bowling produced 4 golds, 3 silvers, and...

Centuries-old San Agustin Church in Intramuros gets free restoration cleanup with German technology

Centuries-old San Agustin Church inside the historic walled city of Intramuros in Manila is undergoing restorative cleanup with German technology - for free. Kärcher, a German firm that invented the cleaning technology, is sponsoring the...

Manila soars 48 notches in Top 500 Most Innovative Cities in the World

The City of Manila soared 48 notches in the Top 500 Most Innovative Cities of the World released in November. The Philippines' historical capital city now registers a Global Rank at 239th, improving on its...

Lasallians win NASA Space Apps Challenge Manila, move on to global qualifiers

Lasallians won the Manila leg of the 2019 National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) International Space Apps Challenge and earned the right to represent the city in the global qualifiers. Two Lasallian student projects bested...

Senior citizens welcome to work in Philippine state universities

Senior citizens who wish to continue working beyond their retirement age are welcome to work in state universities like the Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP) in Manila. The official announcement was made during the...

Archie and Friends try isaw, halo-halo, and take selfies at Luneta in exclusive comics...

Riverdale's famous residents, Archie Andrews, and his friends, are seen on a new Archie Comics cover trying out the most iconic travel experiences in the country - eating isaw and halo-halo and taking selfies...

Philippines’ premier orchestra PPO holds FREE concert at Manila’s Kartilya ng Katipunan

If you want to catch performances by the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO) but cannot go to the Cultural Center of the Philippines as they open the 2019-2020 concert season today, don't worry. The Philippines'...

Historical 19th century Manila underground reservoir “El Deposito” to reopen in 2020

The 19th century underground water reservoir of "El Deposito" which supplied potable water to Manila will be reopening in 2020. The 150-meter labyrinth of tunnels found underneath the grounds of Pinaglabanan Memorial Shrine have been...

Manila’s radiance inspires Vincent Quilop’s watercolor art exhibit

Filipino artist Vincent Kristan "Vin" Quilop's watercolor art and sketches, inspired by Manila's iconic beauty, are back in the Philippines after the Art Vancouver showcase in Canada. Vincent Quilop was the only Filipino to be...

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