Kris, son Bimby in road mishap

TV host Kris Aquino and her son, actor Bimby Aquino-Yap, Jr., figured in a minor road accident on the way to a shoot on Tuesday. On Instagram, Aquino narrated the incident that happened along EDSA. “Unfortunately on our way to our shoot, on EDSA 2 armored cars abruptly changed...

ABS-CBN Foundation Int’l celebrates 18 years of Bantay Bata (Child Watch)

Program continues to protect abused and abandoned children of today to protect future generations REDWOOD SHORES, CA   – It was the tragic death of a young girl in the Philippines who was brutally beaten by her own mother in 1996 that sparked the idea of creating a helpline...

It’s all about greed and personal ambition

Greed, conceitedness and quest for personal glory led to the slaughtering of 44 members of Special Action Force (SAF) of the Philippine National Police PNP by heavily armed members of the secessionist Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) in the town of Mamasapono in Maguindanao...

Bangko Sentral to reward banks doing business in countryside

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is implementing a measure that will encourage banks to expand to the countryside. In an emailed statement, the central bank said the Monetary Board recently approved a regulation that waives processing fees for establishing...

Bangko Sentral to reward banks doing business in countryside

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is implementing a measure that will encourage banks to expand to the countryside. In an emailed statement, the central bank said the Monetary Board recently approved a regulation that waives processing fees for establishing...

DA chief orders ban on FMD-susceptible imported products

MANILA, Jan 10 (Mabuhay) – Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Proceso J. Alcala has ordered the temporary ban on the importation of livestock animals that may be susceptible to foot and mouth disease, their products and by-products, coming from Chungcheongbuk-Do, Korea;...

DOH: Don’t bring jewelry, gadgets to papal events

MANILA, Jan 10 (Mabuhay) — Don’t bring jewelry or expensive gadgets to the public events of Pope Francis. This was one of the pieces of advice the Department of Health issued over the weekend in time for the papal visit from Jan. 15 to 19. “Iwasang magsuot ng...

PHL, US begin PHIBLEX military exercises near disputed seas

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Thousands of Filipino and American soldiers began annual war games on Monday near disputed waters in the South China Sea, testing the readiness of the two oldest security allies in the southeast Asian region to respond to any emergency. The Philippines has...

Palace OKs higher storage fees for overstaying containers

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Malacañang ordered an increase in storage fees for overstaying cargo containers at Manila ports, in another move to decongest the gateway. Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda said new storage fees will be imposed against overstaying containers citing a...

Anaheim employees ‘bled’ enough to win Red Cross blood drive challenge

The City Employees of Anaheim did whatever it cost even to the point of doing it with their own blood to win over 36 other cities in Southern California for the honor of donating the most of the life-saving blood to win the 2014 Red Cross City Blood Drive Challenge. The employees...
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