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Pia Wurtzbach’s Madame Tussaud’s wax figure big reveal happens at SM Megamall

The Philippines' 3rd Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach is making history again as the country's first wax figure at Madame Tussaud's Hongkong. The Filipina beauty queen, who gave the country its first Miss Universe crown after...

1st Philippine subway equipped with disaster-resilient Japanese technology now underway

The first Philippine subway equipped with disaster-resilient Japanese technology is now underway to solve Manila’s traffic problem. Expected to be completed in 2025 after the groundbreaking ceremony was held February 27, the Metro Manila underground...

Get to Know the 13 Forbes Travel Stars Awardees in the Philippines

Forbes Travel Guide Star Awards named 12 Philippine hotels and one spa in its 2019 listing of the world’s best luxury properties released on February 22. Leading the Philippines’ Forbes Travel Star Awardees is The...

Brave CF MMA champion Stephen “The Sniper” Loman defends title in Manila homecoming

Bahrain-based Brave Combat Federation (Brave CF) is debuting in Manila this March bringing its longest reigning Brave champion, Stephen “The Sniper” Loman, in an unprecedented 3rd title defense – his first fight in his...

Phantom of the Opera star Jonathan Roxmouth says Manila is his musical heaven

Phantom of the Opera’s Jonathan Roxmouth has declared Manila his musical heaven on his return to the Philippines after 7 years. Roxmouth, who plays the title role in the longest-running Broadway musical marking its 31st...

Maine Mendoza’s favorite poet Lang Leav brings new book to Manila

Lang Leav, the popular digital poet quoted by Maine Mendoza on her social media, is coming to Manila this February to present her new book. Leav, who responded to the Filipino celebrity’s Instagram mention of...

National Museum Philippine Rise marine biodiversity exhibit opens to public

The Philippine Rise, also known as Benham Rise, has found its way to the National Museum of Natural History in Manila through an exhibition which opened on January 20 for free public viewing. The National...

Bohol’s Karen Gallman wins press awards at Miss Intercontinental

Binibining Pilipinas-Intercontinental 2018 Karen Gallman snagged two special awards in the Miss Intercontinental official press presentation in Sofitel Philippine Plaza on January 10. The Filipino-Australian beauty, who has roots in Bohol and Brisbane, walked the...

Manila-Bataan ferry now sailing morning till night

The Manila to Bataan ferry will now be sailing at night in addition to the usual day trip schedule. The regular six (6) day trips consist of 3 trips departing from Manila and 3 trips...
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Catriona Gray gifts the Philippines 4th Miss Universe crown, advocates positivity

The newly crowned 2018 Miss Universe Catriona Gray confidently carried her Filipino heritage in competitions held in Thailand, giving the Philippines its 4th crown in the prestigious beauty pageant. The Filipina beauty queen bested 93...

Canadian boy band Moffatts enjoy the Filipinos warmth and energy

The Moffatts, the hugely popular 1990s Canadian boy group which disbanded in 2001, is in the Philippines for a 2-day concert and to enjoy the iconic Filipino people’s warm welcome.

British-Norwegian A1 boy band serenade their love for the Philippines

A1, the well-loved 90s British-Norwegian boy band, is complete and back together again to perform in the Philippines to celebrate their 20th anniversary.

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