SCE celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

ROSEMEAD, Calif. – Southern California Edison (SCE) today celebrates its business and community partnerships in the Asian community at its 10th annual Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month Celebration at SCE’s Energy Education Center in Irwindale. Ted Craver,...

What ‘Forevermore’ taught Liza Soberano

With the series now down to its final two weeks, young actress Liza Soberano is already feeling wistful as she looked back on her experience while doing the ABS-CBN hit series “Forevermore.” “Forevermore,” which also stars actor Enrique Gil as her leading man, marked her first...

Knott’s Berry Farm adds ‘Voyage to the Iron Reef’ to its attractions

A horde of media practitioners from Southern California descended on the grounds of Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park Wednesday for the opportunity to be the first to experience the thrill of putting a battle against mechanical sea monsters at its newest attraction “Voyage to the...

Get Binay and Aquino, Abad, allies too – Bayan

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay should be prosecuted for plunder over allegations of amassing illegal wealth, but doing so “should not be used to cover-up the far bigger systemic corruption” perpetuated by the administration, the Bagong Alyansang Makabayan said...

PHL pushes job safety laws after deadly factory fire

Manila, Philippines (AFP) – Philippine officials called Sunday for criminal penalties for factory owners who violate safety standards days after a deadly fire at a footwear plant claimed 72 lives. Occupational safety standards were adopted by the Asian nation in 1978 but lack...

After Jolo Revilla shooting, PNP reminds doctors: Report all physical injury cases

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Philippine National Police reminded public and private hospitals and doctors to report to local health authorities medical cases involving patients treated for physical injuries. In a press statement posted on its website, PNP spokesperson Senior...

Kentex to pay P8K salary to survivors, families of Valenzuela factory fire victims

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The company that owns the gutted slipper factory and warehouse in Valenzuela City is set to give P8,000 to the families of the victims and survivors on Saturday afternoon. Atty. Renato Paraiso, lawyer of Kentex Manufacturing Corporation, said the amount is the...

Xian: On being Kim’s Mr. Right

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Any man would be privileged to be someone’s Mr. Right – especially if that someone is actress Kim Chiu. Xian Lim, Kim’s on-screen partner, knows she has referred to him as such during the launch of her album. Incidentally, Kim’s album contains the song...

What Piolo thinks of Iñigo-Julia love team

Piolo Pascual has given his two thumbs up for the team-up of his son Iñigo and Julia Barretto, who are co-stars in the upcoming movie “Para sa Hopeless Romantic.” Pascual said he always tells his son to do his best and enjoy the opportunities given to him. “I only hope for the...

Julia Barretto calls Iñigo Pascual ‘torpe’

Julia Barretto had just called her onscreen partner Iñigo Pascual “torpe.” The young actress made the statement during their interview when they were asked about their similarities with their characters in the upcoming movie “Para sa Hopeless Romantic.” The young actor answered...