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Chinese welcome Year of the Dog
by Doreen Yu - February 15, 2018 - 12:01am
The Lunar New Year or Spring Festival is the most important holiday in the Chinese calendar. Tomorrow heralds the start of the Year of the Dog, symbol of loyalty, intelligence and honesty.
Welcome Year of the Monkey with creativity, high energy
by Doreen Yu - February 6, 2016 - 9:00am
It’s a red-letter day on both sides of the Pacific today, with Super Bowl 50 between the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers, the most awaited sporting event in the US.
In Sheep Year, Pinoys hope for peace
by Doreen Yu - February 18, 2015 - 12:00am
Just before galloping off, the Horse gave one last snort and kick, and left the nation grieving and in turmoil.
Year of the Wooden Horse gallops in
by Doreen Yu - January 31, 2014 - 12:00am
Today marks the start of the Lunar New Year, celebrated in most of Asia with weeklong festivities. In China it is called the Spring Festival, the most important in the lunar calendar.
Balesin: Tropical paradise in Quezon
by Doreen Yu - May 1, 2013 - 12:00am
Getting away from it all can hardly get better than this.
'Water snake' slithers in
by Doreen Yu - February 9, 2013 - 12:00am
Tomorrow marks the start of the Year of the Snake, the sixth sign in the Chinese zodiac.
Gov't plans to install modular terminals to decongest traffic at airports
by Doreen Yu - July 31, 2012 - 12:00am
The government is looking at installing modular airport terminals as a short-term solution to congestion in high-traffic local airports.
Phl redefines 'fun' at Yeosu Expo
by Doreen Yu - July 23, 2012 - 12:00am
The Philippines expanded the meaning of fun yesterday as it celebrated Philippine National Day at the 2012 Yeosu Expo in South Korea.
Tsinoys set grand New Year celebration
by Doreen Yu - February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
Following a tumultuous Year of the Tiger, which draws to a close today, it will be a calmer, more harmonious Year of the Rabbit, the year 4709 in the Chinese calendar.
Tsinoys set grand New Year celebration
by Doreen Yu - February 2, 2011 - 12:00am
Following a tumultuous Year of the Tiger, which draws to a close today, it will be a calmer, more harmonious Year of the Rabbit, the year 4709 in the Chinese calendar.
Mooncakes mark autumn feast
by Doreen Yu - September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
Today is the 15th day of the eighth lunar month, when the moon will be at its brightest.
Double celebration: Day of hearts and the Tiger
by Doreen Yu - February 14, 2010 - 12:00am
Two commodities most in demand today are roses and tikoy, this being Valentine’s Day as well as the lunar or, more commonly, Chinese New Year.
Prius in RP: Going green does not come cheap
by Doreen Yu - June 22, 2009 - 12:00am
The Prius, the world’s best-selling hybrid car, finally goes on sale in the country today at major Toyota dealers nationwide.
Ayala on solid ground after 175 years
by Doreen Yu - March 9, 2009 - 12:00am
MANILA, Philippines - Ayala Corp. marks its 175th anniversary tomorrow in the enviable position of being on solid financial ground despite significant drops in income earnings for 2008.
JAZA elected to World Economic Forum body
by Doreen Yu - January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
Against a backdrop of massive job losses and failing businesses in most of the world’s economies, Ayala Corp. chairman and CEO Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala joined a distinguished list of resource persons in...
Luck, hard work and the Ox
by Doreen Yu - January 25, 2009 - 12:00am
“Di ba swerte yan sa Intsik?” Everyone wants to know what they should do to bring luck to their lives in the new year, which starts tomorrow.
Hybrid cars coming to Manila
by Doreen Yu - January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
Akira Okabe, senior managing director of Toyota Motor Corp., affirmed the giant car manufacturer’s commitment to bring energy-efficient and environment-friendly vehicles to the Philippines.
'Philanthropy has a place in the financial crisis'
by Doreen Yu - December 6, 2008 - 12:00am
HONG KONG – While the common view is that philanthropy could be one of the victims of the current global economic crisis as corporate, family and individual giving shrinks with bottom lines bottoming out and...
Alarm raised over energy, population
by Doreen Yu - December 4, 2008 - 12:00am
HONG KONG – Before an audience held in rapt attention, Minister-Mentor Lee Kuan Yew of Singapore painted a dire world scenario, both in the short and the long term.
Pinay girl writes to Obama, gets response
by Doreen Yu - November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
Eight-year-old Fil-Am Karina Encarnacion recommended a dog that president-elect Barack Obama should get for his daughters, and in return got “three bits of advice that will make your life more fulfilling....
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