Human rights take center stage at Hague youth summit

26 min atras | Philippine Star (Filipinas)

THE HAGUE – Major issues concerning human rights around the world will be tackled at this years One Young World summit attended by over 1,800 delegates this week. Experts and officials from various international organizations are among those slated to... View details »

Government, business exchange notes on dev´t imperatives

27 min atras | BusinessWorld Online (Filipinas)

By Victor V. Saulon Sub-Editor. THE GOVERNMENT on Thursday renewed its call on private businesses to deepen their participation in infrastructure and technology projects. The call to the private sector was made during the 44th Philippine Business... View details »

Zero Hunger: Our actions today are our future tomorrow

27 min atras | The Manila Times (Filipinas)

(This article is part of a series of opinion pieces to mark World Food Day October 16.) ROME: Just three years ago, in September 2015, all United Nations member states approved the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The eradication of hunger and... View details »

Moon to ask Pope Francis to visit Kim

28 min atras | The Manila Times (Filipinas)

VATICAN CITY: South Koreas president said he was certain peace could be achieved on the Korean Peninsula as he prepared for an audience on Thursday with Pope Francis, where hes expected to extend an invitation from North Korean leader Kim Jong... View details »

Saudi Arabia´s ruling dynasty

29 min atras | Philippine Star (Filipinas)

Dubai - The Al-Saud dynasty, which has ruled Saudi Arabia since the early 20th century, has found itself embroiled in one of its worst international crises since the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi. The Saudi journalist -- a critic of the ultra ... View details »

This GTX 1080 Ti Custom Gaming PC Runs Inside a Toaster

29 min atras | SegmentNext (Filipinas)

The GTX 1080 Ti is the most powerful graphics card in the previous Pascal generation. While the new RTX graphics cards are pretty impressive the GTX 1080 Ti is still able to keep up with the Nvidia RTX 2070 when it comes to raw performance. Here we... View details »

McLaren Speedtail buyers can customize the badges on their car

29 min atras | Motor Authority (Filipinas)

McLaren is putting the finishing touches on its fastest car ever. Dubbed the Speedtail, its the latest in the automakers Ultimate Series and is set to make a public debut Oct. 26th. Ahead of the reveal, McLaren is asking Speedtail buyers for final ... View details »

Archers expect tough battle with similarly styled Falcons

31 min atras | BusinessWorld Online (Filipinas)

By Michael Angelo S. Murillo Senior Reporter. SIMILARLY earning their card on defense, the De La Salle Green Archers know all too well that when they take on the Adamson Soaring Falcons in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines it is ... View details »

Para-athletes buckle down to training

32 min atras | Manila Bulletin (Filipinas)

by Waylon Galvez. There is no stopping specially-challenged Filipino athletes who bagged medals in the last Asian Para Games in Jakarta as training continues in preparation for various events like next years Southeast Asian Para Games here. View details »

PSL All-Filipino set October 30

33 min atras | The Manila Times (Filipinas)

The Philippine Superliga All-Filipino Conference will kick off on October 30 at the Filoil Flying V Centre with three explosive matches featuring Smart against Sta. Lucia Realty, Petron against Cocolife and F2 Logistics against Cignal. Also seeing ... View details »

Hotshots seek ´bonus´

33 min atras | Philippine Star (Filipinas)

MANILA, Philippines — Sizzling Magnolia shoots for a sixth straight win and an outright spot in the Top Four while back-to-the-wall Meralco goes for a follow-up to a crucial win the last time out as they slug it out in a vital tiff in the PBA ... View details »

Pacquiao to face Broner in January

35 min atras | The Manila Times (Filipinas)

EIGHT-division world champion Manny Pacquiao announced that he was “90 percent sure” that he would be facing American welterweight Adrien Broner on January 12 or 19 in the United States, most likely in Las Vegas. Speaking to the media in a news... View details »

Rookie James Canlas proves worth in crucial win for San Beda

35 min atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

The matchup between San Beda and Lyceum on Thursday had an atmosphere befitting of a championship series even though the they were only playing in the second round of the NCAA Season 94 mens basketball tournament. ADVERTISEMENT... View details »

NPC orders FaceBook: Present proof of compliance

36 min atras | Manila Bulletin (Filipinas)

By Bernie Cahiles-Magkilat. For exposing personal information of 755,973 Philippine-based FaceBook user accounts, the National Privacy Commission ordered FaceBook to submit proof that it has implemented steps to stop data breaches and to provide a... View details »

Vaping prevents wounds from healing, warns new research

39 min atras | Devon Live (Filipinas)

Patients are already advised to stop smoking normal cigarettes for at least a month before operations such as plastic surgery. Nicotine, the addictive ingredient, is known to restrict blood flow and raise the risk of of complications for cigarette smokers. View details »

JBC interviews 2 bets for Supreme Court justice

40 min atras | pna.gov.ph (Filipinas)

By Benjamin Pulta October 18, 2018, 4:49 pm. Share. Twitter. MANILA -- The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) on Thursday conducted its public interview for two aspirants for the Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice vacancy following the retirement of ... View details »

PH signs oil search deal with Israeli firm

40 min atras | The Manila Times (Filipinas)

THE Philippine government and an Israeli firm have signed an oil exploration deal that would cover an area east of Palawan province, Malacañang said on Thursday. President Rodrigo Duterte, together with Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi, signed the... View details »

LTFRB approvess fare hike for Metro Manila, provincial buses

41 min atras | Philippine Star (Filipinas)

MANILA, Philippines — The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) yesterday approved a provisional fare increase for city and provincial commuter buses that will start on the first week of November. In an eight-page order dated Oct. View details »

LTFRB approvess fare hike for Metro Manila, provincial buses

41 min atras | Philippine Star (Filipinas)

MANILA, Philippines — The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) yesterday approved a provisional fare increase for city and provincial commuter buses that will start on the first week of November. In an eight-page order dated Oct. View details »

Fender Is Expanding its Audience Through More Than Just Guitars

41 min atras | Rolling Stone (Filipinas)

Andy Mooney gets asked about his thoughts on drum machines and Auto-Tune a lot. People “expect me to hate them, but I love them all,” says the Fender CEO. Mooney doesnt see the soaring popularity of digitally created music as a threat to the guitar... View details »

MTV Rebooting The Real World on Facebook Watch

42 min atras | Screen Rant (Filipinas)

The Real World has aired on MTV for all 32 seasons, but the iconic series now heads to Facebook Watch for a more interactive approach; a new trailer also promotes The Real Worlds global reach. Inspired by the 1973 PBS documentary An American Family,... View details »

Yes, Sally Field, you have a voice

43 min atras | Business Mirror (Filipinas)

LOS ANGELES—Even now, just a few days before the release of her memoir, In Pieces, Sally Field wasnt sure she wanted it published. She felt a similar ambivalence throughout the six or so years she spent working on it and wasnt confident, from the... View details »

Phoenix Petroleum to issue up to P10-B commercial papers

44 min atras | BusinessWorld Online (Filipinas)

PHOENIX Petroleum Philippines, Inc. said its board of directors had approved the issuance of commercial papers amounting to up to P10 billion, of which an initial series amounting to P7 billion are to be offered this year, the company told the stock ... View details »

MG now in the Philippines

45 min atras | Business Mirror (Filipinas)

MG (Morris Garages) brand in the Philippines will have a fresh start with The Covenant Car Company Inc. taking the helm as the new official distributor in the country. TCCCI, the same Filipino-owned group which distributes Chevrolet and Volvo vehicles,...and more View details »

Foton launches EC Mobile Truck

45 min atras | Business Mirror (Filipinas)

“STRIKE anywhere” may now have a new meaning into it—especially since Foton Philippines unveiled its new “game-changing” service program. In an attempt to further bolster the companys after-sales service, United Asia Automotive Group Inc. (UAAGI),...and more View details »

UPS expands My Choice service to 96 countries

46 min atras | Manila Bulletin (Filipinas)

UPS announced the global expansion of UPS My Choice service to 96 additional countries and territories, bringing the total to 112 served. With the entrance into the Asia Pacific, Indian Subcontinent, Middle East and African regions, and an expansion in... View details »

Maynilad´s October water rate hike could be postponed

47 min atras | GMA News (Filipinas)

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Most mid-sized, small banks not ready for digital shift

47 min atras | Philippine Star (Filipinas)

MANILA, Philippines — A survey conducted by FINTQnologies Corp. (FINTQ) showed only two of 10 mid- and small-sized banks in the Philippines are ready to embrace digital transactions (DX). FINTQ said in its latest inclusive digital finance report ... View details »

PSE index posts gains on hawkish Fed minutes

48 min atras | BusinessWorld Online (Filipinas)

The local bourse climbed on Thursday amid last-minute buying and a hawkish US Federal Reserve. The bellwether Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi)inched up 0.58% or 41.57 points to 7,141.25. The broader all-shares index also climbed 0.46% or... View details »

Cemex invests $235M for Antipolo plant expansion

48 min atras | BusinessWorld Online (Filipinas)

CEMEX Holdings Philippines, Inc. (CHP) is earmarking $235 million for the new integrated cement production line at its subsidiarys plant in Antipolo City, Rizal. In a disclosure to the stock exchange, the listed firm said Solid Cement Corp. signed ... View details »

How China Can Help Save Papua New Guinea´s Forests

2 hr atras | The Diplomat (Filipinas)

This summer, my country, Papua New Guinea (PNG), became the newest member of Chinas Belt and Road Initiative. This global program already spans dozens of countries and represents over a trillion dollars of planned investments in infrastructure... View details »

Deadly Flooding in Texas Causes Dramatic Bridge Collapse

2 hr atras | EcoWatch (Filipinas)

Two people have died in flooding in Central Texas that caused a bridge to collapse, CNN reported Wednesday. Heavy rains led to flooding where the Llano River and the Colorado River meet in Kingsland, Texas. Flood waters rushed over the 2900 bridge for... View details »

Asean defence ministers expected to ink world´s first multilateral air code

2 hr atras | The Straits Times (Filipinas)

SINGAPORE - Defence ministers from the Asean grouping meeting here from Friday (Oct 19) are set to ink the worlds first multilateral air guidelines on engagement between military planes, with major powers such as the United States and China possibly... View details »

Tears, confusion as Crimea mourns college shooting

2 hr atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

KERCH, Undefined — A crowd of mostly young people gathered at a makeshift memorial on Thursday outside the college in Crimeas Kerch where a teenage gunman killed at least 20 people a day earlier. But as well as mourning, some in the... View details »

Man linked to Saudi prince at consulate when writer vanished

2 hr atras | Manila Bulletin (Filipinas)

By the Associated Press. A man who previously traveled with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salmans entourage to the United States entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul just before writer Jamal Khashoggi vanished there, according to images... View details »

Asus ROG Phone Is In Stock As International On Amazon

2 hr atras | I4U News (Filipinas)

Asus unveiled on June 4 the Asus ROG gaming smartphone. The ROG Phone is the first Android device that combines special Snapdragon silicon with innovative cooling to produce silky frame rates you can actually sustain. On October 9, Asus announced... View details »

5 things to know about the 2019 Honda Pilot

2 hr atras | WFXL FOX 31 (Filipinas)

The Honda Pilot was all-new for the 2016 model year, so the updates to this third-generation full-size SUV are what we call a mid-cycle refresh. It cant be deemed “all-new,” even though there are some all-new features and design tweaks. Out of ... View details »

PBA: Almazan will have to earn back slot says Garcia

2 hr atras | Manila Bulletin (Filipinas)

by Jonas Terrado. Rain or Shine coach Caloy Garcia is hoping that Raymond Almazan can act in a professional manner if the disgruntled center decides to return from a lengthy absence caused by a reported rift between the two. Garcias comments came... View details »

Facebook believes spammers behind hack – report

2 hr atras | Rappler (Filipinas)

People familiar with the companys internal investigation say Facebook doesnt think the hack was done by a nation-state. Victor Barreiro Jr. @vbarreirojr. Published 9:40 PM, October 18, 2018. Updated 9:40 PM, October 18, 2018. FACEBOOK. Facebook... View details »

President Duterte vows to satisfy investors

2 hr atras | Manila Bulletin (Filipinas)

By Argyll Cyrus Geducos. President Duterte vowed to give businessmen, particularly foreign investors, 100 percent satisfaction as long as they do not give in to temptation and report corrupt government officials. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte graces ... View details »

President Duterte vows to satisfy investors

2 hr atras | Manila Bulletin (Filipinas)

By Argyll Cyrus Geducos. President Duterte vowed to give businessmen, particularly foreign investors, 100 percent satisfaction as long as they do not give in to temptation and report corrupt government officials. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte graces ... View details »

The Unacceptable Dangers of Smoking Cigarettes

2 hr atras | The Hornet (Filipinas)

Kyra Black. There are 7,000 chemicals in a cigarette smoke! Cigarettes first came about in the late 1800s. The first cigarette machines produced 200 cigarettes per minute. Around this time cheap mass production and advertising made it easy for tobacco... View details »

Senate bill seeks to fine nuisance candidates

2 hr atras | BusinessWorld Online (Filipinas)

By Camille A. Aguinaldo, Reporter. SENATOR SHERWIN T. Gatchalian wants nuisance candidates to be penalized under his proposed measure which seeks amendments to Batas Pambansa Bilang 881 or the Omnibus Election Code. “We have seen that... View details »

Senate bill seeks to fine nuisance candidates

2 hr atras | BusinessWorld Online (Filipinas)

By Camille A. Aguinaldo, Reporter. SENATOR SHERWIN T. Gatchalian wants nuisance candidates to be penalized under his proposed measure which seeks amendments to Batas Pambansa Bilang 881 or the Omnibus Election Code. “We have seen that... View details »

SC candidate says Duterte can withdraw from ICC without Senate concurrence

2 hr atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

One of the candidates to the Supreme Court believes that the President can unilaterally withdraw from a treaty without the concurrence of the Senate. Lawyer Rita Linda Jimeno, Associate Dean of the Centro Escolar University School of Law, said the... View details »

SC candidate says Duterte can withdraw from ICC without Senate concurrence

2 hr atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

One of the candidates to the Supreme Court believes that the President can unilaterally withdraw from a treaty without the concurrence of the Senate. Lawyer Rita Linda Jimeno, Associate Dean of the Centro Escolar University School of Law, said the... View details »

Alert up on fake video on Noynoy Aquino

2 hr atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

A fake video on former president Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III was circulated on Facebook, the Agence-France Presse (AFP) fact-checker said on Thursday. AFP said the video claimed that Aquino, wearing a yellow shirt, was about to fall off from an... View details »

Alert up on fake video on Noynoy Aquino

2 hr atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

A fake video on former president Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III was circulated on Facebook, the Agence-France Presse (AFP) fact-checker said on Thursday. AFP said the video claimed that Aquino, wearing a yellow shirt, was about to fall off from an... View details »

Kobe Bryant dropped from film festival over 2003 rape case

2 hr atras | Rappler (Filipinas)

The former NBA star turned Oscar-winning filmmaker says hes disappointed after his removal from the jury of an animation film festival. Agence France-Presse @afp. Published 7:58 AM, October 18, 2018. Updated 7:59 AM, October 18, 2018. OLD CASE. View details »

Victoria´s Secret Fashion Show 2018: Will Angel and model Lily Aldridge be in the show?

2 hr atras | Express.co.uk (Filipinas)

Lily Aldridge, 32, is a Victorias Secret Angel from California. Will she be in this years Victorias Secret Fashion Show? Who is Lily Aldridge? Lily was born in Santa Monica, in California, and has modelling in her genes. Related articles. Victorias ... View details »