Honda’s new ASIMO robot, more human-like than ever

(NEW YORK-AFP) – It walks and runs, even up and down stairs. It can open a bottle and serve a drink, and politely tries to shake hands with a stranger. Meet the latest ASIMO, Honda’s humanoid robot. “Hello New York! Thank you for coming today!” the little guy chirped in English,...

Solaire, PHL’ biggest casino hits early jackpot

MANILA (AFP) – The Philippines’ biggest casino announced Monday it had begun raking in huge profits in 12 months of operations, which it said vindicated its decision to sack its American managers. Bloomberry Resorts Corp., operator of Solaire Resorts and Casino, reported a net...

Sustainable growth lies in quality human resource development – Belmonte

MANILA (Mabuhay) – May 1st should be celebrated by taking a more holistic view of human resource development, which is the key to our pursuit of an inclusive and sustainable socio-economic growth for our country,” Speaker Feliciano Belmonte, Jr. declared on the eve of Labor Da...

Villar pushes passage of bill including entrepreneurship in HS curriculum

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Cynthia Villar on Thursday pushed for the passage of her Senate Bill 147 including entrepreneurship as separate subject in the high school curriculum. ”Inclusion of entrepreneurship will allow our economy to flourish and emerge as one of the leading...

COMET e-jeepney units to operate by June

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Pangkalahatang Sanggunian Manila & Suburbs Drivers Association Nationwide, Inc. (PASANG MASDA) has welcomed the launch of City Optimized Managed Electric Transport (COMET) e-jeepneys set to ply the roads by June. PASANG MASDA national president Roberto...

Toyota celebrates a decade of energy excellence

Earns its 10th consecutive U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Energy Star Partner of the Year Award; most among any automaker ERLANGER, Ky.  – What do the cities of Dallas, Texas and Oakland, Calif. have in common?  A lot, according to Toyota’s engineers, despite the two cities...

MCM at Rotary Chino Hills

Figure skating Olympian Michael Christian Martinez receives a certificate of appreciation and gift check from the Rotary Club of Chino Hills before he left for the Philippines.

GMA International to join Flores de Mayo Festival in Hawaii

The Hawaiians are in for a vibrant celebration of an iconic event, as GMA International is all set to take part in the Flores de Mayo festivities in Honolulu this coming May 10, 2014. The Filipino Community Center (FilCom) is bringing the Flores de Mayo festival in Hawaii along...

Does Kris have a new suitor?

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Is actress-host Kris Aquino entertaining a new suitor now that she and Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista have stopped dating? During Tuesday episode of her morning show “KrisTV,” Aquino mentioned about expecting a call from what seems to be a...

Angel Locsin: Maraming beses akong naloko

MANILA (Mabuhay) — An exasperated Angel Locsin on Thursday reiterated that she did not cheat on former boyfriend, Philippine Azkals star Phil Younghusband, when she decided to reconcile with Luis Manzano. Bashers of the actress have been accusing the actress of being a...
12