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Top 10 Interesting Sights At the 2017 Trans Sport Show

The country’s longest-running motor show just had its 25th anniversary edition this past weekend at the SMX Convention Center. Motorcycles were also present in force at this year’s Trans Sport Show, proof that being around for a while doesn’t mean the sa...

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Dino Mari Testa

New 'Smart City' Set To Rise In Manila Bay

Before the Philippines got dragged in the heat of the Second World War, the city of Manila was a hip, bustling city envied by its Southeast Asian neighbors. The capital, thanks to the vibrant economic activity in areas like Binondo and Santa Cruz, became the c...

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Dino Mari Testa

Will Repatriated OFWs Still Get The Back Wages They Deserve?

Ever since the price of crude oil from Saudi Arabia began to fall a few years ago, thousands of Filipinos working in the oil-rich country have been dismissed from their jobs and sent back to the country.The drop in global oil price caused economic problems to ...

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Diana Lyn Balbalosa

Here's A List Of Mall Schedules For Holy Week 2017

In observance of the Lenten Season, shopping malls and retail establishments will be closed on certain dates this April 2017. For your convenience, here's a list of mall hours from Holy Thursday to Easter Sunday.SM MallsSuper Malls, Hypermarket, Supermarket a...

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Diana Lyn Balbalosa

Your Guide To Bank Schedule This Holy Week 2017

In view of Lent, most banks nationwide will be closed on April 13 to 16. Make sure you settle your bills payment and other banking transactions to avoid delays and penalties. Below is a comprehensive banking schedule for Holy Week 2017, for your reference.BP...

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Dino Mari Testa

Two Big Private Firms Team Up To Build C3 Elevated Expressway

With Metro Manila traffic proving to be persistently nightmarish, even private firms have taken the initiative to find measures that will ease the flow of vehicles in the capital.In 2015, a partnership between the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) ...

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Dino Mari Testa

The New Honda Civic Type R Launch And 8 Other Things That Wowed The Crowd At MIAS 2017

Every year, car nuts and gear heads flock the massive halls of the World Trade Center (WTC) in Pasay to celebrate the best things the automotive industry has to offer.This year, the Manila International Auto Show (MIAS) is bigger than ever: with every nook and...

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Dino Mari Testa

Report: Telcos Are Bringing Down Call Rates To P1 Per Minute

Before the domination of smartphones and mobile data, the Philippines positioned as the texting capital of the world with 400 million texts sent daily in 2001.While sending SMS is cheap in the country, voice calls can be a luxury. Telcos would charge P8 per mi...

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Dino Mari Testa

The World Happiness Report Reveals Just How Happy Filipinos Are Right Now

We parade ourselves as a country of happy people, but do the numbers agree with us?While some people get satisfied by having a job that pays and a house that provides shelter, others have a more complex understanding of what it is to be happy.Data wizards can ...

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Dino Mari Testa

Enraged By The MMDA's Plan To Regulate Car Window Tints? Read This First

It seems like the days of heavily tinted vehicles are about to become darker. Yesterday, the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced its plan to regulate the window tint of private cars.The agency, led by head honcho Tim Orbos, said that they aim t...

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