PHL, France agree to continue addressing climate change

PHL, France agree to continue addressing climate change

PARIS, France, Sept 18 (Mabuhay) – The Philippines and France have agreed on the need for concrete and effective results for climate talks in order to move forward efforts in dealing with the threats of climate change. During a bilateral meeting between President Benigno Aquino III and French Republic President Francois Hollande here on Wednesday, […]

18.09.2014 · Filled under: World News ·
Sparkling Sydney kicks off glitzy global 2014 party

Sparkling Sydney kicks off glitzy global 2014 party

(SYDNEY-AFP) – Sydney kicked off a promised unprecedented spectacular to mark New Year celebrations Tuesday, the first in a wave of pyrotechnics to usher in 2014 from Hong Kong to world record-chasing Dubai. Tonnes of explosives were set to light up Australia’s biggest city, with fireworks shooting off the Opera House for the first time […]

02.01.2014 · Filled under: Holidays, New Year's Day, World News ·
Dingdong to spend Christmas in typhoon-hit Visayas

Dingdong to spend Christmas in typhoon-hit Visayas

MANILA (Mabuhay) – “She’s The One” actor Dingdong Dantes is planning to celebrate Christmas in one of the provinces in Visayas that was badly hit by super typhoon “Yolanda” last month. Dantes said he has yet to determine the exact place which he will visit but stressed that he will definitely spend Christmas with the […]

12.12.2013 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
New US Ambassador assures of continued support in ‘Yolanda’ rehab

New US Ambassador assures of continued support in ‘Yolanda’ rehab

MANILA (Mabuhay) – New United States Ambassador to the Philippines ,Philip S. Goldberg on Monday reassured the Philippines of his country’s continued support in efforts to recover from super typhoon “Yolanda” (Haiyan). Goldberg, who presented his credentials to President Benigno S. Aquino III, said that while there may be a decrease in military presence, the US […]

05.12.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Empire State Building dons PHL colors for Yolanda victims

Empire State Building dons PHL colors for Yolanda victims

MANILA (Mabuhay) – In a towering spectacle draped against the New York City night sky, the world renowned Empire State Building donned on Friday night (Saturday morning in Manila) the Philippine flag’s blue, white and red, a week after Super Typhoon Yolanda ravaged Visayas and some parts of southern Luzon. The gesture was done to […]

19.11.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Aquino asserts control over relief effort

Aquino asserts control over relief effort

By Mynardo MACARAIG MANILA, November 18, 2013 (AFP) – Philippine President Benigno Aquino has moved to assert himself as disaster manager-in-chief after criticism of his response to a devastating super typhoon, with the calamity set to become the defining event of his presidency. Aquino toured the worst-hit towns and cities on Sunday and announced that […]

19.11.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Aquino to First World: End climate change

Aquino to First World: End climate change

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III has urged countries “contributing immensely to the global warning” to have a sense of moral responsibility and help end climate change. “To that most-developed countries that are contributing immensely to the global warming, there has to be a sense of moral responsibility that what they wreak is playing […]

15.11.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Anne Curtis sells clothes to help Yolanda victims

Anne Curtis sells clothes to help Yolanda victims

ACTRESS Anne Curtis helped raised money for the victims of super typhoon Yolanda in the Visayan region. The “It’s Showtime” host conducted an impromptu garage sale Sunday afternoon at the Market Market in Taguig City. Anne, with the help of her younger sibling Jasmine Curtis-Smith and boyfriend Erwann Heussaff, sold old clothes, shoes, bags and […]

14.11.2013 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
‘Deeply saddened’ pope urges Catholics to help PHL

‘Deeply saddened’ pope urges Catholics to help PHL

VATICAN CITY (AFP) – Pope Francis on Sunday asked Catholics to provide “concrete help” to the hundreds of thousands of people made homeless in the typhoon-ravaged Philippines, and to include them in their prayers. More than 60,000 people joined the pope in his own prayer for the victims during his traditional Sunday mass in St […]

12.11.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·