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Iconic Filipino singer-songwriters to take virtual stage for ‘Alpas’ concert

Sun Star 14 May 2021
Literally defined as “breaking free,” Alpas is a digital show produced by kumu, an online community platform for livestreamers, and GNN Entertainment, a Manila-based music events and PR agency ... in Metro Manila. All these shows were organized and produced by GNN Entertainment.

2GO’s new roro vessel to sail to Manila, Cebu, CDO in June

Sun Star 13 May 2021
SHIPPING company 2GO officially unveiled its newest roll-on roll-off (roro) passenger vessel, mv 2GO Maligaya, on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 with a route to and from Manila, Cebu and Cagayan de Oro ... With a top speed of 23.5 knots, it takes passengers and cargoes from Manila to Cebu in just 17 hours.

Court affirms perjury raps vs. militant group

Manila Standard Today 12 May 2021
The continuing defeat of these organizations in the sphere of due process affirms our principle that we are a nation of laws, and shall remain to be,” said lawyer Marlon P ... Meanwhile, the assets and bank deposits of the RMP, the organization where some of the accused belong, ...

Changing Profile of the Philippine Crewing Industry

The Maritime Executive 10 May 2021
Iris Baguilat, president of Döhle Seafront Crewing (Manila) ... At the beginning of the pandemic, Baguilat helped organize two chartered Manila-Hamburg flights that flew nearly 240 Filipino seafarers to their joining ports in Europe and brought home another 400 Filipinos that had found themselves stranded overseas.

Community pantries run with a mom’s touch

The Philadelphia Inquirer 08 May 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- It will be a stretch for any government task force to "red-tag" these community pantry organizers ... Bukid, Manila.

Another 2M AstraZeneca vaccines arrive in Manila

The Manila Times 08 May 2021
The latest arrival followed the first batch of more than 480,000 doses of the vaccines that were flown to Manila on March 4 and another 38,400 doses within the same month ... Also at the airport were representatives from the US Embassy and the World Health Organization (WHO).

Safe and Fair Philippines advocates for ending violence and ensuring jobs and rights for Filipina OFWs in a new and better normal

Journal Online 07 May 2021
MANILA, Philippines (May 7, 2021) – All throughout history, women have continuously played vital roles in their communities. In today’s context, we have seen their strength in full display as hardworking healthcare workers, caregivers, domestic workers, innovators, community organizers, and effective national leaders, among many others.

Lawyer’s group offers to host debate between Duterte, Carpio

The Philadelphia Inquirer 06 May 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- The Philippine Bar Association (PBA), the country's oldest voluntary national organization of lawyers, has offered ...

Organic agriculture in PH: No funding, no plans

The Philadelphia Inquirer 05 May 2021
MANILA, Philippines---The Philippines institutionalized organic agriculture through Republic Act No. 10068, or the Organic Agricultural Act of 2010.

Foreign grants aimed at swaying local policy an attack on PH sovereignty – solons

The Philadelphia Inquirer 04 May 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- Foreign private organizations may try to influence the Philippines' national policies through grants awarded to ...

Robredo supporters organize 'Bikers for Leni'

Manila Bulletin 03 May 2021
To show support, a group of bikers has organized a meet-up ...

Health care firms hike income by 463.8 percent in 2020

The Philadelphia Inquirer 03 May 2021
MANILA, Philippines---The total net income of health maintenance organizations (HMOs) jumped by 463.8 percent to P7.12 billion in 2020 as ...

The sad story of the delayed vaccine roll-out: Inquirer columnist

Straits Times 03 May 2021
MANILA (PHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - At the virtual vaccine summit organized the other day by the country's leading business groups, vaccine czar Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. told participants ... Even with the lower figure of 50 million, the road ahead seems longer ... To cite just one source of complication ... More on this topic. � ....