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2022: Ways forward for the Philippines, and for Locsin

ANOTHER year has come and gone; not counting what is beyond our control, have we improved ourselves vs last year? We will cite some of our Asean neighbors managing well despite the calamities and geopolitics. 2022: Race Ahead or Fall Behind! Omicron is here; cases are increasing rapidly — as expected. While we must remain vigilant, we also need a… The post 2022: Ways forward for the Philippines, and for…

Kulay Labitigan tells the colorful story of home – Manila News

LONDON’S gastronomic epicenter, Soho, welcomed a new Filipino restaurant that has been the talk of the town for two reasons. Kasa & Kin, conceptualized by the owners behind Romulo Cafe, opened with a flair of contemporary Filipino cuisine, developed by a team that includes a Michelin-starred chef. Equally stunning is the expansive mural that wraps the restaurant interior in kaleidoscopic patterns, harlequin imageries, and the bright plumage of an omnipresent…

The Philippines’ top searches in 2021

After the pandemic first rocked the world in 2020, by no means was 2021 less uneventful, especially in the Philippines — from witnessing the Philippines‘ first-ever Olympic gold to the 2022 election race, users in the Philippines rushed online to look up these headline-defining moments this year. Amid loosening community quarantine restrictions, Filipino netizens’ online activity was still at an all-time high as they sought out their passions online like…

The state of the Philippine music industry and its next big move – Manila News

Over a year and a half has passed, and no industry has been left unscathed, including Original Pilipino Music. With Metro Manila still under Covid-19 Alert Level 2 status, social events such as concerts, parties and gigs — considered the bread and butter of many OPM artists — remain prohibited. Compared to other countries where artists have started touring, it seems that it is still a far-fetched idea for live…

We’re not going offline just yet: surfing, teleworking, and gaming continue to drive internet traffic – Surfing LA

Congestion on the Belgian internet highway returns to pre-Covid growth pattern We are communicating in much the same way as before the crisis: more text messages, less calling Gaming is one of the largest network climbers since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic Covid-19 continues to dominate our daily lives in 2021. But although we broke one internet network record after the other in 2020, things seem to have settled…

Concepcion witnesses changing of the guard at PFA

(Front from left) PFA Chairman Emeritus Dr. Samie Lim, IPOPHL Director General Atty. Rowell Barba, PFA President and Incoming Chairman Sherill Quintana, Incoming PFA President Chris Lim, Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship Joey Concepcion, PFA Vice Chairman Dr. Bing Sibal-Limjoco, PFA Vice Chairman Robert Trota and PFA Board of Trustee Vic Paterno. (Back from left) PFA Board of Trustees Jose Mari… The post Concepcion witnesses changing of the guard at PFA…

Lakbay Pinas: The venturesome ride of our life – Manila News

Lakbay Pinas highlights five zones of breathtaking views of larger-than-life historical spots, wildlife’s natural wonders, cultural festivals, heritage sites and so much more. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO…

MG Philippines ushers in the holiday season with ‘Salubong,’ The Christmas Concert

Some of the members of the legendary Aegis band. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO THIS Christmas, MG Philippines brings the finest OPM acts to the comfort and safety of your home with a special online edition of MG Live! titled Salubong: The Christmas Concert, which will be broadcasted online over KTX.ph on December 10 and 11. MG Live! Salubong will feature top local… The post MG Philippines ushers in the holiday season with…