US Marines

US, Philippine Troops Renovate Schools in Casiguran

PHILIPPINES - US Marines and Sailors with the 3d Marine Expeditionary Brigade (3d MEB) alongside their Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) counterparts conducted...
Japan Radar Stations

Japan Turns Over Weather Radar Stations to the Philippines

Japanese Ambassador Kazuhide Ishikawa turned over Appari and Guian Radar Stations to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) for the Japan-funded...

Personal loans in Singapore and what you should know about them?

Personal loans are a type of loan that are repaid in installments. That means a borrower can borrow a fixed amount of money and...
MRT

Manila Light Rail Transit System To Be Shut Down During Holy Week

Commuters planning to use the Light Rail Transit Lines 1 and 2 and Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) during the coming Holy Week...

Philippines: British National Nabbed with 2 Minor Boys in Condo

CEBU CITY, Philippines - A 61-year-old British National was arrested by local authorities for keeping two minor boys - aged 5 and 15 -...

Some Philippine Schools Suspend Classes Due to Typhoon Odette #WalangPasok

Here is a list of areas and schools where classes have been suspended for Friday, October 13, due to Tropical Storm Odette (Khanun). Abra -...

Activists Empower Yogyakarta Residents to Show Their True Colors and Reject Tobacco Industry Exploitation

Jakarta, Indonesia and New York, USA -- Global public health experts Vital Strategies today congratulated health advocates, artists and the people of Kali Code village,...

Guide to Hire the Right Photo Booth in Singapore

Hiring a photobooth in Singapore can be challenging if not done properly. You will need to know the right steps of hiring the photo...

PHILIPPINES: Anti-Distracted Driving Act Temporarily Suspended

Transport regulatory offices in the Philippines have temporarily suspended the implementation of the controversial Anti-Distracted Driving Act (ADDA), a law that bans any obstruction...

Philippine President Duterte Bans Use, Importation of E-cigarettes

MANILA - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered a total ban of the use and importation of vapes as he ordered the arrest of...
Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Summit

US Embassy Hosts Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Summit in the Philippines

MANILA, The Philippines - The US Embassy in the Philippines convened 250 youth leaders representing all 10 ASEAN member states for a 5-day advanced...

Bali, Indonesia Landslide Kills 7

INDONESIA - At least seven people died while four others were injured when landslides hit houses in Indonesia's Bali before midnight Thursday, the national...

Sweet Tooth Cravings Can Be Satisfied with A Slice of Cheesecake

Sweet tooth cravings have a way of striking us when we least expect them. And while no one is immune from occasional sweet cravings,...
J-Pop

Japan Extends J-pop Anime Singing Contest Deadline

In celebration of the Philippines-Japan Friendship Month this July, the Embassy of Japan, in cooperation with The Japan Foundation, Manila is inviting Filipino amateur...

ESCAPE Gravityplay, World’s Longest Inner Tube Water Slide, Opens in Malaysia

Sim Leisure Group Ltd, a theme park developer and operator based in Penang, Malaysia, announced that the world’s longest inner tube water slide and...