Friday, April 26, 2019
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European Union brings Copernicus Programme to Philippines
42 days ago
THE European Union Delegation to the Philippines last March 11 the EU Earth Observation Copernicus Programme during its national conference on Copernicus Systems and Applications held in Makati City.The conference is a platform for international and local scientists, technologists, policy-makers,...
51 days ago
How to 'break the glass ceiling' in accounting
ACCOUNTING has traditionally been a man's world, but there has been significant progress for women Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) in the Philippines in recent years.The 2018 CPA Tracker Survey of the Board of Accountancy (BOA) revealed that more than 64 percent of new CPA exam passers are...
64 days ago
Improving literacy one library at a time
MANILA -- With the advent of technology and digital innovations, the relevance of public libraries, physical books, and educational materials is being challenged. Majority of Filipinos have turned to online platforms and apps to get their access to various reading materials.For Quintin Pastrana,...
129 days ago
SM, BDO hold Christmas tribute to overseas Filipinos
GOING home for Christmas has turned out to be a very pleasant surprise for some balikbayans this year as SM and BDO welcomed them with plenty of surprises, giveaways and raffle prizes through their annual "Pamaskong Handog" event recently held at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall.The event,...
Duterte's China visit yields $12B in business deals
Aboitiz power barges start delivering power to Meralco
4 drug suspects yield over P1-M drugs in Taguig bust
Albayalde to slain teen's ma: No obstruction charges if you cooperate
Aboitiz needs 4,000 construction workers over next 5 years
Comelec: Voting machines, official ballots fully deployed by May 4
P402,000 shabu seized in Bacolod drug busts
THE Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) seized an estimated P402,540 worth of illegal drugs in the...
Task Force El Niño to inspect 61 villages
THE Bacolod City Task Force El Niño will inspect the 61 villages to determine if there’s water...
P2-M reward for capture of Moises Padilla twin slay suspects
THE bounty for the arrest of the perpetrators in the ambush and killing of the two members of the...
40 soldiers awarded for valor
FORTY soldiers from two army battalions in Negros Occidental were awarded for their bravery,...
Bacolod to award top performing police stations
THE City of Bacolod will recognize the top performing police stations in the city on their campaign...
3-time Palanca awardee picks e-readers over social media
168 days ago
HOW does one develop the discipline to be a writer in this age of social media and blogs?For this three-time Palanca awardee, it has to do with choosing reading over spending time aimlessly scrolling on social media. If you ask his advice to aspiring writers today, it’s to own an e-reader that can...
Unilever, MFIs champion safe drinking water for Filipino families
235 days ago
NOT a day goes by that our activities do not require water. For most, it may seem unimaginable to even think about water not flowing out of our pipes. Unfortunately, this is the reality that nine million Filipinos face daily.While the rest of us who get to consume an average of 50 liters a day...
How to start a small herb garden
256 days ago
I JUST discovered something magical and I am quite addicted.After discovering my partner's mom had left some unused soil and manure, I decided that I needed to use them as they only take space on our already crowded shed.The only gardening I had experience with was in school.There was another...
YouTube NextUp returns to Philippines
273 days ago
YOUTUBE announced the launch of its NextUp contest in the Philippines to turbo-charge the careers of local up-and-coming YouTube creators.Since its launch in 2011, NextUp has helped over 500 creators in more than 13 countries take their channels to the next level, giving them skills, mentorship, and...