Tech agenda: Gigaom Structure Connect 2014

(Relaxnews) – October continues with a conference focused on the connections of tomorrow and on how the internet of things will be built. Gigaom Structure Connect 2014 October 21-22 San Francisco, California, USA Focusing on the framework, opportunities and challenges of...

Filipino nurses at risk of getting infected by Ebola virus

Nurses in a Dallas hospital in Texas where a Liberian Ebola patient died recently, expressed resentment that they were given few rules and limited guidance on how to treat patients who have contracted the deadly virus. The nurses, some of them Filipinos, expressed their...

Bangs sees Phil as potential boyfriend

What’s the real score between Bangs Garcia and Phil Younghusband? “We’re getting to know each other,” Bangs replied. Asked if she sees Younghusband as a potential boyfriend, Garcia said: “Oo naman.” In August, Garcia clarified that she and the football star are not a couple but...

City of Carson to host women’s symposium October 25

The City of Carson Women’s Issues Commission will be hosting an educational program to promote the understanding and awareness of women’s issues and social services for women and their families on October 25. The symposium, “Women in the 21st Century”, will run from 9:30 a.m. to...

Revilla confirms closing bank accounts amid pork scandal, denies stealing money

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. on Thursday confirmed that he had closed several banks accounts at the time when the pork barrel fund scam was exposed by the media. “I’m not denying that. That is true,” Revilla said in a...

OC Fil-Am Chamber signature Gala event slated at Disney Hotel

One of Orange County’s most visible associations of business entrepreneurs and professionals will hold its signature event on November 22 at Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel in the world-famous Disneyland Resort. What is considered as the Filipino American Chamber of Commerce of...

VP Binay coddling Limlingan, Trillanes claims

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Antonio Trillanes IV accused on Thursday Vice President Jejomar Binay of coddling Gerry Limlingan, who had been described allegedly as Binay’s finance officer and supposed dummy in corporations. “Si Gerry Limlingan ay itinatago ni Vice President Binay....

Sereno: Sacked Sandiganbayan justice appealed his dismissal

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on Thursday confirmed that sacked Sandiganbayan Associate Justice Gregory Ong has appealed his dismissal over his supposed links with alleged pork barrel fund scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles. At a forum organized by the...

German hostage in Mindanao appeals for help from PHL gov’t

MANILA (Mabuhay) – One of the two German hostages of the Abu Sayyaf Group in Mindanao has appealed for help from the Philippine government for their release, saying they may be beheaded soon should Manila refuse to give in to the bandits’ demands. Stefan Victor Okonek, 71,...