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Vroom looms on ‘Wheels TV’

These past days, people the world over have been talking about “Fast & Furious 7,” the latest instalment in the movie franchise that’s all about friendship and, what else, frenetic car races. Getting on with the fever, “Wheels TV” is putting the spotlight on three iconic Hollywood cars through their paces in a segment sure […]

Puerto Princesa to unveil solar showcase

City leaders of Puerto Princesa City in Palawan and German energy officials will switch on Friday (April 24) the largest solar power system installed on the rooftop of a Philippine government institution in a bid to highlight the urgency of shifting to clean and  sustainable energy. The 78-kilowatt facility, consisting of 300 solar photovoltaic panels mounted on […]

Henann Resort Alona Beach offers soft opening promo

It’s the perfect time to book your summer vacation in picturesque Bohol! To celebrate the soft opening of Henann Resort Alona Beach, the Henann Group of Resorts is offering up to 40 percent cash discount on room rates. Book now and enjoy first-rate luxury accommodation in the following room types: superior, deluxe, premier, premier with direct pool […]

Landco celebrates 25 years of life and leisure

Today’s fast-paced lifestyle makes leisure a necessity, not a whim. Individuals need relaxation to recharge and be ready for the everyday challenges that lay ahead. Families need undivided time together to bond and strengthen relationships. This is why upscale leisure developer, Landco Pacific Corporation has made leisure its business for 25 years, and will commemorate […]

Wheels TV’ strolls down memory lane

By this time, many Filipinos have either laid out plans for summer escapades, if not already enjoyed one. “Wheels TV” is right with them. From Thailand in this week’s episode, the show speeds off to Bataan to revisit the site of the historic Death March and pay tribute to our fallen heroes. Philippine Star motoring […]

Happy mothers month from Sugarleaf Makati

Finally, finally our new menu is in place with a bright cheery positive look. Took a while but it’s definitely worth the wait. Select partners from our MediCard as well as family and friends from the media have tried a skizza here and a pita there with the latter fast becoming one of the more […]

CCP celebrates Earth Day 2015 on Apr. 19

The Cultural Center of the Philippines celebrates Earth Day on Sunday, April 19, 2015 at the CCP Liwasang Kalikasan, with the theme “Luntiang Lungsod, Luntiang Sining” (Green City, Green Arts). Liwasang Kalikasan will be transformed into an “Eco-Village”, a theme park that offers fun and educational activities, performances, exhibits, and interactive activities in the entire […]

Empire Salon makes waves among high-end clientele

Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder but sometimes your best-kept secret is the salon you trust the most. Filipino-owned Empire Salon has made its mark among discerning clients that enter its doors and, after a few hours of pampering, come out feeling good about looking their best. In just a year and […]

Justice for sale rampant at Court of Appeals—VACC

The Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) on Saturday said bribery is rampant at the Court of Appeals (CA) as it pressed for the resumption on the investigation on alleged fixer “Ma’am Arlene,” tagged as the Janet Napoles in the judiciary. VACC founding chairman Dante Jimenez urged the Department of Justice and the National Bureau […]

Luistro guest speaker at PWU commencement rites

The Philippine Women’s University (PWU) will hold on Saturday its 92nd commencement exercises at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City with the theme “Quality Service, Quality Education: PWU’s Legacy to the Nation,” with Education Secretary Armin Luistro as guest speaker. PWU president Jose Francisco Benitez will introduce Luistro who holds a doctorate degree […]

US Embassy and Mindanao Legal Aid Network launch internship program for gender advocacy

The United States Embassy in Manila in partnership with local NGO, University of Mindanao Legal Aid Network, kicked off a summer internship program for seven law students and seven undergraduate students from across Mindanao and Palawan.  The goal of the month-long internship program is to educate participants on gender issues by placing them with grass […]

Time for Thailand on ‘Wheels TV’

Exciting motoring show “Wheels TV” shifts to even higher gear in this week’s episode by going all the way to Thailand. The show will give its growing number of viewers a glimpse of the much-talked about Bangkok International Motor Show. Held just over the weekend, the 36th year instalment of the show features the latest […]

El Nido Resorts celebrates Earth Hour 2015

El Nido Resorts joined 172 countries and celebrated under the stars during the global ‘Lights Off’ event. Last March 28, from 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm, all guests and staff of Miniloc, Lagen, Apulit, and Pangulasian seized their power in changing climate change and switched off all non-essential lights for one hour – Earth Hour. […]