The lesser evil
by Ana Marie Pamintuan - October 5, 2022 - 12:00am
Boys just wanna have fun… Fidel Ramos was an avid golfer. Joseph Estrada is said to be fond of Petrus red wine (from P42,900 to P389,000 per bottle as of yesterday).
More seized onions being sold: A decoy for bigger smuggling
by Jarius Bondoc - October 5, 2022 - 12:00am
Smuggled onions supposedly seized by Customs in northeastern Mindanao were sold not only in Davao City.
‘Junket’ time
by Marichu A. Villanueva - October 5, 2022 - 12:00am
If that was a so “productive” second trip to Singapore, then why keep it hush-hush? The un-announced weekend trip to Singapore of President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. (PBBM, for short)...
From pastillas to Peking duck
by Cito Beltran - October 5, 2022 - 12:00am
From the “Pastillas Gang” that used to operate at the Bureau of Immigration frontlines, it seems the newest group in the block is the “Peking Duck Gang” and their modus operandi involves keeping...
Waiting to hear from the Department of Tourism
by Andrew J. Masigan - October 5, 2022 - 12:00am
While much of the economy has opened up, the tourism sector is still lagging and not pulling its weight.
Just around the corner
by Joaquin M. Henson - October 5, 2022 - 12:00am
World No. 3 pole vaulter EJ Obiena said the other day clearing six meters is just around the corner although he’s not holding his breath for it to happen.
The Ukraine War and the global economy: At a tipping point?
by Gerardo P. Sicat - October 5, 2022 - 12:00am
One of the big uncertainties of the global economy and the Philippine economy is the Ukraine War.
Tourism promotion
by Boo Chanco - October 5, 2022 - 12:00am
At least four of the world’s most beautiful islands are right here in the Philippines. Yet, we have always attracted the least number of visitors among the ASEAN 6.
Higher electricity rates
by Iris Gonzales - October 5, 2022 - 12:00am
Expect electricity rates to go up in addition to already high gasoline prices, transport fare, and grocery items from vegetables to toilet paper to wheat.
Flying kisses for a post quarantine meet
by Frannie Jacinto - October 5, 2022 - 12:00am
It was a fun afternoon as stylishly dressed ladies led by early birds Lizzie Zobel, Cara Wilson Ferrari and Anagine Guevara gathered at the Sigvard Showroom in LRI Design Plaza.
Lesley Mobo x Ben Chan: Two fashion giants collab in oversized proportions
by Marbbie Tagabucba - October 5, 2022 - 12:00am
From the three higantes in tropical ternos twirling down the runway and button-downs and scarves worn oversized and stylized like elements of the Balintawak, major fashion brand Bench’s third collaboration...
A double celebration
by Maurice Arcache - October 5, 2022 - 12:00am
It was a night “woman of the hour” Mhel Pechera would definitely remember and cherish, palanggas, as she was inducted president of the Rotary Club of Makati Ayala Amity.
Parks fully adjusted with Nagoya in B. League
by Anthony Suntay - October 4, 2022 - 9:32am
Bobby Ray Parks had a fantastic opening week in the Japan B. League for his squad, the Nagoya Diamond Dolphins, and it wasn’t surprising at all.
by Alex Magno - October 4, 2022 - 12:00am
This is not an easy time for the Philippine economy.
Commitment to non-violence
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - October 4, 2022 - 12:00am
We often speak of nations as if they were people, attributing to them the characteristics, the desires and the obligations of individuals.
433+331 = winners all
by Ramon T. Tulfo - October 4, 2022 - 12:00am
Only in the Philippines does lightning hit not once, but 433 times!
Addressing uncertainties: Facing the worldat breaking point
by Selva Ramachandran - October 4, 2022 - 12:00am
We are living in uncertain times.
Marcial back in pro ranks
by Joaquin M. Henson - October 4, 2022 - 12:00am
Tokyo Olympics middleweight boxing bronze medalist Eumir Marcial returns to the pro ranks against a more experienced Steven Pichardo in a six-rounder at the Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson City, California,...
The agriculture secretary
by Rey Gamboa - October 4, 2022 - 12:00am
One may argue that the 100 honeymoon days are not over yet, if you count the actual days the President has seated himself as concurrent agriculture chief.
Passport power
by Tony F. Katigbak - October 4, 2022 - 12:00am
Japan became the latest country to open its doors after roughly two and half years of closed borders.
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