Resorts World Manila announces the opening of ‘The King and I’ at the Newport Performing Arts Theater, starting from September 15, 2012.

Resorts World Manila announces the opening of ‘The King and I’ at the Newport Performing Arts Theater, starting from September 15, 2012.

Pasay City, Philippines, September 2012 – Fresh from the alps of Vienna, Resorts World Manila now cordially invites everyone to embark on an enchanting voyage to the land of Siam asThe King and I opened on September 15, 2012 at the Newport Performing Arts Theater. A staunch supporter of performing arts, Resorts World Manila has previously […]

19.09.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Philippine News ·
Solenn: I’ve lived with my boyfriends

Solenn: I’ve lived with my boyfriends

MANILA, Sept 18 (Mabuhay) -– Unafraid of ruffling some feathers, model-actress Solenn Heussaff revealed that she has lived with her boyfriends and maintained that it is perfectly fine to do so. “I’ve lived with my boyfriends. I believe that before you marry someone, you have to live with that person first. You won’t know what […]

19.09.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Philippine News ·
Coco hopes film with Vilma, Nora to push through

Coco hopes film with Vilma, Nora to push through

“Walang Hanggan” lead star Coco Martin revealed he is looking forward to doing a project with veteran actresses Nora Aunor and Vilma Santos for director Brillante Mendoza. Martin said there is still nothing definite about the dream project but he is hoping that it will push through. “Dati pa nakonsepto ‘yun. Sabi ko nga sana […]

18.09.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Philippine News ·
Watch: behind the scenes of Kristen Stewart’s Florabotanica campaign

Watch: behind the scenes of Kristen Stewart’s Florabotanica campaign

In a two-minute video, Kristen Stewart and Balenciaga creative director Nicolas Ghesquière share their thoughts about the Florabotanica perfume campaign by Steven Meisel, in which Twilight star Stewart appears like a stylish rebel. Developed by Olivier Polge and Jean-Christophe Hérault, Florabotanica was created from a hybrid rose (also named Rose Expérimentale) with additional notes of vetiver, amber, […]

18.09.2012 · Filled under: Videos ·
Diana Zubiri recalls pain of being widowed

Diana Zubiri recalls pain of being widowed

Newly signed Kapamilya actress Diana Zubiri recalled the pain of losing a husband at relatively young age. Zubiri said her world really shattered when her husband told her that he had liver cirrhosis. Zubiri got married in 2008. She lost her husband two years later. “Noong nalaman ko pa lang kasi na may sakit na […]

18.09.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment ·
Book on profiles of Filipino idols now available

Book on profiles of Filipino idols now available

Darna & Other Idols, the latest collection of profiles by Marra PL. Lanot, published by Anvil, is now off the press. Personalities written up are actors Marian Rivera, Gina Alajar, Osang Off Cam, Lucy Torres-Gomez and Richard Gomez, singer-actor-TV host Ryan Agoncillo, singer-TV host Ali Sotto, actor-politician Vilma Santos and husband Sen. Ralph Recto, composer […]

18.09.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Philippine News ·
President Aquino inaugurates newly constructed by-pass road in Candelaria, Quezon

President Aquino inaugurates newly constructed by-pass road in Candelaria, Quezon

LUCENA CITY, Sept 17 (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III led on Monday the inauguration of a by-pass road in Candelaria, Quezon which is designed to ease the traffic congestion and boost tourism in Quezon province. After the ceremonial drive-through on the newly completed project, the President was briefed by Rep. Irvin Alcala on […]

18.09.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
AFP assures US troops of safety in Mindanao

AFP assures US troops of safety in Mindanao

MANILA, Sept 17 (Mabuhay) — The Philippine military on Monday assured American troops of their safety in Mindanao amid the series of violent protest against the US in several parts of the world over what is perceived to be an anti-Islam film. In a statement, Lieutenant General Noel Coballes of the Armed Forces Western Mindanao […]

18.09.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Bishops to parishes: Help fight human trafficking

Bishops to parishes: Help fight human trafficking

MANILA, Sept 17 (Mabuhay) – The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) urged dioceses, parishes ,and church-based organizations to help fight against human trafficking, also known as modern-day slavery. The CBCP’s National Secretariat for Social Action – Justice and Peace (Nassa) said it was time for the Church to take a proactive approach and […]

18.09.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Aquino cites occupational nurses

Aquino cites occupational nurses

MANILA, Sept 14 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III cited vital contributions of the country’s occupational health nurses and said he looks forward to working with them in fulfillment of his government’s promise of quality health care to millions of Filipinos. “An empowered citizenry is our most vital asset in our quest for an […]

18.09.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Hundreds flee as heavy rain lashes Manila

Hundreds flee as heavy rain lashes Manila

MANILA, Sept 15, 2012 (AFP) – Parts of Manila were under six feet (1.8 meters) of floodwater on Saturday after heavy rain lashed the capital overnight, forcing more than 400 people to flee their homes, officials said. There was also a strong typhoon lurking in the region, and although it was moving away from the […]

18.09.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
PHL sees non-electronics, foreign investment to boost manufacturing

PHL sees non-electronics, foreign investment to boost manufacturing

MANILA, Sept 17 (Mabuhay) – Despite a decline in output from the electronics sub-sector, the manufacturing sector would be able to sustain growth in the second half of the year following its performance in the first semester, the Department of Trade & Industry said Monday “… There was significant growth in manufacturing. Manufacturing grew over […]

18.09.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Philippines tips economy to grow 6% in 2012

Philippines tips economy to grow 6% in 2012

MANILA, Sept 17 (Mabuhay) — The Philippine economy could grow by almost six percent this year thanks to improving business optimism despite a series of destructive storms in recent months, officials said Monday. The economy, which grew by 6.1 percent on year in the first half, could do even better in the rest of the […]

18.09.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Aquino signs Cybercrime Prevention Act

Aquino signs Cybercrime Prevention Act

MANILA, Sept 15 (Mabuhay) -– President Benigno Aquino III has signed into law the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012, deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said on Saturday. Valte said the President signed the legislation last Wednesday, September 12. Senator Edgardo Angara is the main proponent of the Cybercrime Prevention Act, which is “an act defining […]

17.09.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Will I Lose my Home if I file for Bankruptcy?

Will I Lose my Home if I file for Bankruptcy?

Americans are filing bankruptcy in record numbers, and with good reason. The economic downturn, including the fall of housing prices and the increase in unemployment has wrecked havoc on our finances. The truth is, in some instances bankruptcy could be a wise choice for some and wipe away debt that will take decades to pay […]

17.09.2012 · Filled under: Legal Matters, Services ·
Los Angeles Heart Walk Celebrates Healthy Hearts and Saving Lives

Los Angeles Heart Walk Celebrates Healthy Hearts and Saving Lives

Jenny Craig Brand Ambassador Valerie Bertinelli to lead 5K walk aimed at raising awareness and funds to fight heart disease and stroke LOS ANGELES – The American Heart Association (AHA) invites the community to the Los Angeles County Heart Walk on Sept. 29, 2012, from 8 a.m. to 12 noon, at the Rose Bowl in […]

17.09.2012 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Universal announces sequels for ‘Bourne’ saga and ‘Ted’

Universal announces sequels for ‘Bourne’ saga and ‘Ted’

NBC Universal’s CEO announced his intention to bank on the studio’s latest hits, The Bourne Legacy and Ted, according to The Hollywood Reporter. In a recent talk at a conference in Los Angeles, CEO Steve Burke announced plans for the future of Universal Studios. Burke hopes to add other film franchises to Fast and Furious, which is getting a sixth […]

17.09.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Videos ·
Knee pain in women runners could be due to weak glutes

Knee pain in women runners could be due to weak glutes

For female runners struggling with knee pain, a new small study points to weak glutes as a possible source. Researchers from East Carolina University in the US compared 20 healthy male runners and 20 healthy female runners. Findings showed that women had 53 percent higher average gluteus activation than men. Researchers note that greater glute […]

17.09.2012 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Videos ·
World’s best Chinatowns unveiled

World’s best Chinatowns unveiled

(Relaxnews) – There is a Chinatown in every major city around the globe, marking the footprint of the Chinese diaspora, says CNNGo magazine Wednesday. The online publication has drawn up a list of the world’s best Chinatowns where one can find the most colorful Lunar New Year parades, fireworks, lion dances as well as good food. Four […]

17.09.2012 · Filled under: Destinations ·
More time on Facebook means less time in the gym

More time on Facebook means less time in the gym

(Relaxnews) – A new study finds that the more time you spend on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites, the less active you are and more susceptible you are to packing on extra pounds. In the study, announced this week, researchers from the University of Ulster in Northern Ireland asked 350 students to complete an online […]

17.09.2012 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·