Liezl Martinez dies at 47

Actress Liezl Martinez, wife of actor Albert Martinez, passed away Saturday morning after a long battle with cancer. She was 47. The news was confirmed by her uncle Cheng Muhlach, father of actor Aga Muhlach. The older Muhlach said Liezl had been confined in the hospital for over...

Jamming mobile signals does the public more harm than good, says lawmaker

MANILA, Jan 17 (Mabuhay) – A party-list representative has criticized the government for ordering telcos to turn off mobile coverage in conjunction with the papal visit, saying this is “deleterious to public safety” and “tramples on the people’s right to communicate with each...

PLDT-US pays courtesy call to Consulate

Los Angeles – Philippine Long Distance Telephone (PLDT) U.S. Representatives paid a courtesy call on Consul General Maria Hellen Barber De La Vega on 26 April 2013 at the Philippine Consulate General in Los Angeles. Representatives of PLDT led by Mr. Enrique Yu discussed new...

PLDT denies ‘weak signal’ crippled elections

MANILA, May 16 (Mabuhay) — Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) on Thursday stressed there were no problems with its network during the elections earlier this week, allowing a smooth transmission of data from regional offices to main servers in Manila. “With...

NEWS5 leads multi-sector election coverage

RESORTS WORLD MANILA, Pasay City, 13 February 2013 — TV5 takes the lead in one of the most comprehensive coverage of the coming elections with the participation of   highly respected private and civil society organizations in the Philippines to help provide the quickest polling...