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December 30, 2018 10:53 AM China to mark Year of the Pig with 'Peppa Pig' movie

A new film titled 'Peppa Pig Celebrates Chinese New Year' is set for release in February 2019 BEIJING, China – China is set to mark the Year of the Pig with a film starring Peppa Pig, despite a backlash against the popular British cartoon character earlier this year. A government document listing upcoming movie projects shows a new film in the works 108

December 29, 2018 12:00 PM IN PHOTOS: Tokyo's Sanrio Puroland is a 'Hello Kitty' fan’s paradise

Meet Hello Kitty and friends in Sanrio’s indoor theme park in west Tokyo TOKYO, Japan – Sanrio’s cute cast of characters from Hello Kitty to Gudetama have been loved by generations. For every kid and kid-at-heart, Tokyo has the perfect and kawaii-est place to enjoy the company of these beloved figures: Puroland. Located in Tama, somewhere in the western 133

December 25, 2018 2:13 AM What’s in store for you at 2019 Kalibo Ati-Atihan festival

The Feast of Señor Sto Niño de Kalibo attracts devotees and tourists with its traditional procession and other activities held in celebration, including a rock concert and beauty pageant KALIBO, Philippines – Want to know what’s in store for visitors traveling to Kalibo for the Ati-Atihan festival this January? For several years, the religious and cultural 116

December 23, 2018 2:04 PM Eddie Garcia on being gay: ‘God created you that way, there’s nothing wrong with it’

The actor portrays an elderly gay man in the upcoming film 'Rainbow's Sunset' MANILA, Philippines – Veteran actor Eddie Garcia’s turn as an elderly gay man in Rainbow’s Sunset is already being talked about, and the film hasn’t even premiered yet. In the film, Garcia plays an ex-senator who comes out to his grown children when his lover falls ill. It isn’t 148

December 23, 2018 10:05 AM IN PHOTOS: MMFF 2018 Parade of Stars

The annual parade saw stars brave the rains to represent their films MANILA, Philippines – The 2018 Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) Parade of Stars pushed through on Sunday, December 23 in Parañaque city, despite the gloomy weather. The parade included floats featuring the 8 films competing in the MMFF: Fantastica: The Princess, The Prince, and The Perya 113

December 23, 2018 9:56 AM Heavy rain delays MMFF 2018 Parade of Stars

It literally rained on their parade MANILA, Philippines — Despite heavy rain on the morning of Sunday, December 23, the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) 2018 Parade of Stars pushed through, leaving fans and stars alike at the mercy of gloomy weather. The Fantastica float kicked off the parade past 1 pm without any of the stars on board. The film’s star-studded 112

December 4, 2018 12:40 PM IN PHOTOS: Baguio City honors Team Lakay

The ONE world champions and MMA stars bask in glory as they parade along the streets of Baguio City MANILA, Philippines – Team Lakay was honored with a Champions Parade last Sunday, December 2. Members of the world champion martial arts stable took to the streets of Baguio City in a motorcade to celebrate their achievements in 2018. In attendance were ONE Championship 83

September 30, 2018 9:02 PM Mauban, Quezon showcases rich heritage in Maubanog Festival

Mauban town in Quezon province recently celebrated the Maubanog Festival, showcasing its rich history and cultural heritage centered on the Christian faith and its buri palm weaving industry. First held in 2000, the weeklong event, which is an expanded town fiesta celebration supported by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), featured 45

August 25, 2018 9:22 PM This Week’s Festivals: Aug. 27 to Sept. 5

Residents of Isulan in Sultan Kudarat province give thanks for a good harvest year during the celebration of the town’s 61st founding anniversary. This year’s theme is “ Isulan: A picture of a bountiful harvest of progress, peace and prosperity.” Festivities include a float competition during the opening ceremonies, a farmers’ day, street dancing competition 33

August 25, 2018 2:16 PM Telcos to shut down mobile services during Higalaay Festival in CDO

MANILA—Mobile services in some parts of Cagayan de Oro will be temporarily suspended beginning Sunday as the city holds the Higalaay Festival. Mobile users of Globe, Smart, TNT and Sun will be unable to call, text or use mobile data along the routes of the festival, the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) said. 1. Higalaay Festival Carnival 84