Sat, 16 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Moody’s sees sustained robust growth for RP
SOUND MACRO fundamentals will keep the Philippine economy strong in the medium term even as global debt watcher Moody’s Investors Services was seeing “rising” political risks in the country.
Fri, 15 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Supalai sells out office building in Philippines
Listed property firm Supalai Plc has sold out its office building in Philippines, worth 1.62 billion pesos (Bt1.05 billion) compared with its investment value of 1.34 billion pesos in 2013, company director Prasas Tangmatitham said yesterday.
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 10:47:57
Duterte blames Gascon for P1,000 CHR budget: ‘He had it coming’
President Rodrigo Duterte blamed on Wednesday Commission on Human Rights (CHR) Chairman Jose Luis Martin “Chito” Gacscon after the House of Representatives voted 119-32 in favor of giving the CHR a budget of P1,000 for 2018.
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Weir picks up an Asia Star Award
Channel 7 actor-model-singer Sukollawat “Weir” Kanarot won an Asia Star Award at the recent Seoul International Drama Awards, along with Malaysia’s Debbie Goh, Japan’s Hyunri, India’s Satyadeep Misra and the Philippines’ Gabby Concepcion.
movie & TV
Sun, 10 Sep 2017 14:42:27
'Winter has not come': Marcos heir goes 'Game of Thrones'
Manila - "Winter has not come" for disgraced Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos, his eldest daughter defiantly declared, referencing the hit television show "Game of Thrones" as she defended her father's legacy.
Wed, 06 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Neighbours turn ‘traitors’ in the Philippines’ new war
Police death squads are recruiting ‘makapili’ to identify targets, in a grim reminder of WWII Japanese occupation
Sat, 02 Sep 2017 09:26:24
All-woman soldiers-police team ready to help in Marawi rehab
MARAWI CITY, Philippines - More than 100 female police and soldiers face the daunting task of helping rebuild Marawi, knowing fully well that some citizens there blame government troops for the distraction in the city ravaged in the ongoing fight against Islamic State-inspired terrorists.
Sat, 02 Sep 2017 01:00:00
Divergent twins: Philippines and Thailand
In 1970, the economies of the Philippines and Thailand seemed like identical twins. Almost five decades later, it’s worth recounting just how much that has changed.
Fri, 01 Sep 2017 12:22:04
Stiffer penalties await publishers of fake news in Philippines
Philipppines' President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law amendments in the Revised Penal Code, which includes imposing stiffer penalties on publishing false news.
Wed, 30 Aug 2017 08:17:16
Philippines to ink deal with Singapore on solving traffic woes
Philippine Daily Inquirer
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Tue, 29 Aug 2017 19:27:36
Uber pays out $10 mn to get back on Philippine roads
MANILA - Ride-sharing app Uber said Tuesday it had paid nearly $10 million in fines and drivers' compensation to return to the Philippines' roads, after it was suspended for defying the government.
Tue, 29 Aug 2017 01:00:00
Thailand with love
Last year's hit movie "A Gift" shows as part of the Philippines' cinemalaya Film Festival
movie & TV
Sun, 27 Aug 2017 06:41:39
Luksika canters to second gold at Games
As expected, Thailand’s No 1 tennis player Luksika Kumkhum lifted the SEA Games women’s singles gold medal after a one-sided win over unfancied Ana Clarice Patrimono of the Philippines 6-0 6-1 in the final at the National Tennis Centre in Kuala Lumpur yesterday.
Sat, 26 Aug 2017 13:49:55
Uber to resume Philippine service 'soon' after fine
MANILA - Uber said Saturday it expects to resume operations in the Philippines "soon" after regulators agreed to lift a ban slapped against the American ride-sharing giant in exchange for a fine.
Fri, 25 Aug 2017 06:00:00
The world’s most beautiful woman visits Bangkok
Philippine beauty queen visits her fans in Thailand