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January 16, 2019 10:25 AM Marian Rivera hands over Celebrity Ukay-Ukay proceeds to GMA Kapuso Foundation

Kapuso Primetime Queen Marian Rivera personally handed over to GMA Kapuso Foundation the proceeds from ‘Celebrity Ukay-Ukay’ to help fund GMAKF’s projects for children. Marian, who was one of the ambassadors for the 2018 GMA Celebrity Ukay-Ukay, sold her pre-loved items at her own booth at the Noel Bazaar last December. “Sabi ko talaga after nitong bazaar 477

January 16, 2019 8:15 AM Japan-funded projects for signing in Q1 2019

More flood control and road projects are set to be funded by Japan this year MANILA, Philippines – Three loan agreements with Japan are set to be formalized this 1st quarter of 2019, said the Department of Finance (DOF). The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will be funding the North-South Commuter Railway extension project, the 4th phase 458

January 16, 2019 1:03 AM Lacson Eyes P75-B 'Deleted' from DPWH's Proposed 2019 Budget for BLISTT Road Slope..

There are several worthwhile programs that could use the P75 billion deleted from the proposed 2019 budget of the Department of Public Works and Highways - such as slope protection for key roads in Northern Luzon, Sen. Panfilo M. Lacson said. "If my other colleagues will allow ... we might give part of the P75 billion to the DPWH for slope protection 443

January 15, 2019 10:38 AM Elections, infra push to boost PH economy in 2019 – First Metro

First Metro Investment Corporation expects economic growth and lower inflation, but a weaker peso in 2019 MANILA, Philippines – Infrastructure projects, improved consumer spending, and the upcoming elections will help boost the economy in 2019, Metrobank's investment arm First Metro Investment Corporation said on Tuesday, January 15. First Metro said the recovery 347

January 14, 2019 2:17 AM Maroon 5 announced as Super Bowl 2019 half-time performers

The group is set to perform with Atlanta native Big Boi and Grammy-nominated rapper Travis Scott during the half-time of the NFL championship NEW YORK, USA – Three-time Grammy Award-winning band Maroon 5 was named Sunday, January 12 as the headline act of next month's Super Bowl 53 half-time show, a performance that has aroused controversy and protest 132

January 13, 2019 1:14 PM Ginebra opens new season with bang after toppling TNT

The twin towers of Japeth Aguilar and Greg Slaughter conspire as the Gin Kings arrest a meltdown en route to the triumph BOCAUE, Philippines – Barangay Ginebra kicked off the PBA's 44th season with a 90-79 demolition of TNT in the 2019 Philippine Cup before a mammoth crowd at the Philippine Arena here on Sunday, January 13. With 23,711 in attendance 108

January 13, 2019 2:32 AM Legarda: Senate Will Prioritize Passage of 2019 Budget

Senator Loren Legarda, Chair of the Senate Committee on Finance, today said that the Senate will prioritize the passage of the proposed 2019 national budget when session resumes on Monday, January 14. Legarda said that the Senate will continue to hold marathon sessions to ensure immediate approval of the 2019 budget. Upon resumption of session, the budget 108

January 12, 2019 11:08 AM Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino happening in September 2019

This year's festival coincides with the celebration of 100 years of Philippine cinema MANILA, Philippines – The Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) announced that the next Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino will happen on September 11 to 17. In a statement, FDCP Chairperson Liza Diño Seguerra said that the festival was moved to September, in time for the celebration 125

January 11, 2019 9:47 AM DZBB's 'Ikaw Na Ba?' returns for 2019 midterm elections

Super Radyo DZBB’s award-winning election special “Ikaw Na Ba?” returns beginning Monday, January 14, as it features senatorial candidates in the lead up to the 2019 midterm elections. Hosted by Mike Enriquez, “Ikaw Na Ba? The Senatorial Interview 2019” aims to help Filipino voters know the candidates better to enable them to make intelligent choices 115

January 11, 2019 6:36 AM French required to strip to watch 'nudist drama' on stage

Would you dare to bare? The 'nudist' stage play in Paris insists that theatergoers 'bare it all' for the one-night-only showing The show, which will play at the Palais des Glaces on January 20, 2019, is about a brother and sister who find themselves on opposing sides of prickly social issues. The theater's management insist that the audience must strip 110