Wanted: Maute Terrorists


A group of 50 men with high-powered firearms believed to be the Maute Group stormed into the Marawi City Jail on August 27, to free the fellow Maute members. The photo below are the 8 escapees. The men: Hata Macabanding Lantud, Muhammad Sianodin Mulok, Umair Pacora Khalil, Hashim Balawag Maute and Jamil Barua Amirol TheRead More

Duterte causes to increase the price of this goods. Ano ito?


Many presidential or any political candidates promise to lower down prices of basic goods, or at least not increase it dramatically. But the new Philippine president is going to the opposite direction by increasing the price of this “good” that actually causes bad to the society. According to Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), the priceRead More

Licensure Examination for Foresters results – September 2016

The Forester Licensure Examination results for September 2016 exam is now released by the PRC. The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 633 out of 1,370 passed the Forester Licensure Examination given by the Board for Foresters in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Davao, Legazpi, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga this September 2016.Read More

Warn your kids about this junk food!

Warn your kids, a friend’s child got hospitalized after eating Chakkie that has plastic toys inside the packs. She is now in a hospital in Cagayan de Oro City, although they’re Iligan City residents. CDO has better hospital facilities in the Northern Mindanao region. You can already see how serious the situation is. According toRead More

Live with The King

In the Bible, God has many alternative names or attributes and the most popular ones are Lord and King. Believers would ask the God the King for direction and protection, similarly also for earthly kings. This kingship also transcends religion and politics. This is also applicable in all aspects including technology. This is where theRead More

11 Pinoys in Forbes 2016 Top Billionaires in the World

World Rank Filipino Billionaires Companies Net Worth 71 Henry Sy and family SM City Malls $13.3 billion 270 John Gokongwei Jr. Robinsons Malls, Universal Robina $5.1 billion 380 Lucio Tan and family Asia Brewery, Philippine Airlines, Philippine National Bank $4 billion 421 George Ty and family Metrobank $3.8 billion 569 David Consunji DMCI Holdings $3.2Read More

Pekeng bigas daw?

I know some of you have heard about the fake rice in China. Well,  we have our own fake rice, though this needs confirmation. Isang ginang sa Davao City nag reklamo na isa raw na peke ang rice ang nabili nya, ng nagmistulang “foam” na isinaing nya ito.

Sharon Cuneta is leaving TV5

Sharon Cuneta has announced on August 29 that she has left TV5 after three years with them. pic.twitter.com/pHBEuIph9m — Sharon Cuneta (@sharon_cuneta12) August 29, 2014

Philippine Weather Update

I believe the sites I found are very informative and useful regarding updates of the Philippine weather. PAG-ASA NOAH Weatherbug – Be sure to search for the city you want to know about the rainfall information.

Marilou Diaz-Abaya (October 8, 2012)

From: Choose Philippines The Philippines just lost one of its great filmmakers. Marilou Diaz-Abaya (March 7, 1955 – October 8, 2012) was a multi-awarded film director in the Philippines. She was the founder and president of the Marilou Diaz-Abaya Film Institute and Arts Center, a film school based in Antipolo City. She was the directorRead More

The Philippines delivers on growth

Stefan Wagstyl August 30, 2012 FT.COM The Philippines is keeping pace with its southeast Asian neighbours. Following robust second quarter GDP growth figures from Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand, Manila on Thursday posted an increase of 5.9 per cent year-on-year for the three months to June – beating the 5.5 per cent consensus forecast. It wasRead More

Metallurgical Engineer licensure exam result (August 2012)

34 of 45 pass metallurgical engineer licensure exam INQUIRER.net August 28th, 2012 MANILA, Philippines – The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) on Tuesday announced that 34 out of 45 passed the Metallurgical Engineer Licensure Examination given by the Board of Metallurgical Engineering in the cities of Manila and Davao from August 25-27. The members of theRead More

Dolphy passes away at 83

Photo credits to BakitWhy. Rodolfo Vera Quizon, Sr, popularly known for his screen name as Dolphy died of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) last June 9 at the intensive care unit of Makati Medical Center. Also called Pidol to his friends, started his career in showbusiness during the World War II in 1944. But priorRead More

GMA7-TV5 deal price tag is P52.5-B

Rappler reported that Manuel Pangilinan is close to complete the purchase of GMA 7 network. MANILA, Philippines – The group of businessman Manuel V. Pangilinan is close to sealing a deal estimated at P52.5 billion to purchase a controlling 80% stake in GMA Network Inc. This was reported by the Inquirer on Monday, July 9,Read More

Picture Perfect Photo Challenge 2012

Resposted from Manila Blog Would you like to have a Nikon D3100 for free? Then join this Manila Bulletin and CameraHaus Picture Perfect Photo Challenge 2012 Get a chance to win one of these three (3) prizes: 1st PRIZE: Nikon D3100, Php 5000, SM Gift Check 2nd PRIZE: Samsung WB150f, Php 3000, SM Gift CheckRead More