Thank you, dear readers!
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - August 23, 2010 - 12:00am
When I accepted the challenge of a weekly “Business Life” column, my friends and folks asked me how on earth I’d ever find the time.
My favorite people
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - August 16, 2010 - 12:00am
Before the final page is turned and “ finis ” is written on the 2010 election memoirs, I must write about some of the nicest and most interesting people, most of whom were not on the frontlines but performed...
Your slip is showing
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - August 9, 2010 - 12:00am
One of my journalism professors used to say that the most potent PR is that where the public is unable to detect the “relation” to a source.
A three-and-one-half-star Senate president
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - July 26, 2010 - 12:00am
Today the 15th President of the Philippines will deliver his first State of the Nation Address (SONA) before the Joint Congress.
The lure of the siren(less)
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - July 19, 2010 - 12:00am
Walang wang-wang” has been quoted from President Aquino’s inaugural speech so often that one might think it is the centerpiece of his six-year plan.
Goodbye, Gloria
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - June 28, 2010 - 12:00am
Forty-eight hours more, and finally the nine-year reign of Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is ended.
Al's Gore-geous women
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - June 21, 2010 - 12:00am
By now, it’s common knowledge that Hans Sy, president of SM Prime Holdings, is a passionate environmental advocate.
The heat is on!
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - November 23, 2009 - 12:00am
From the time President Cory restored democracy in 1986, ending 15 years of Martial Law and 21 years of Marcos rule, we have witnessed three presidential elections in 1992, 1998, and 2004.
Awards! Awards! Awards!
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - November 16, 2009 - 12:00am
Last Nov. 5, we received the good news that our radio entry in the London International Awards (LIA) took home a silver trophy, the highest award for the Philippines.
Trapo, Travo, Trafu, Trame
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - November 9, 2009 - 12:00am
I’ll give you three guesses. No, it’s not a Spanish conjugation, but it is a jargon all its own.
Scaring ourselves silly
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - November 2, 2009 - 12:00am
All Souls’ Day and Halloween are always timely occasions to measure your OQ (Occult Quotient).
Who's afraid of the RH bill?
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - October 26, 2009 - 12:00am
The valiant efforts of the champion of the Reproductive Health bill, Rep. Edsel Lagman, seems to have fallen on barren ground at the House of Representatives.
On embroidered shirts, angry cyber-readers, and enviable urban wonders
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - October 19, 2009 - 12:00am
Vitriol has been coming out of this column for several weeks now.
Ingloria's Bastards
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - October 12, 2009 - 12:00am
Quentin Tarantino’s movie Inglourious Basterds is the fictional story of First Lieutenant Aldo Raine, who recruits a team of eight Jewish-American soldiers to parachute into France and pose as civilians before...
The worst of times, the best of times
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - October 5, 2009 - 12:00am
Only a Pinoy will see goodness even in the worst tragedy that befalls him.
Paying tribute to teachers
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - September 28, 2009 - 12:00am
Next Monday, Oct. 5, is World Teachers Day, the one day that those of us lucky enough to have received an education should sit back and reminisce about our pet teacher.
A tale of the macabre
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - September 21, 2009 - 12:00am
Today is an infamous day.
Erap, please read this speech
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - September 14, 2009 - 12:00am
The new, improved Erap is like the version 2.0 of the former President Joseph Ejercito A.T. (After Tanay).
The First Son is his own man
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - September 7, 2009 - 12:00am
Background: FS has been through the baptism by fire many, many times.
Cory, Obama, Carlo, SONA and the leaks... in her mind
by Yoly Villanueva-Ong - August 31, 2009 - 12:00am
Here I go again.
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