Monday, October 15, 2018

Duty Free luxury shop in Mall of Asia to open in November

Duty Free luxury shop in Mall of Asia to open in November

Duty Free Philippines Corp. (DFPC) is set to open a luxury shop at the SM Mall of Asia this November, offering shoppers high-end retail brands. In a statement, DFPC chief operating officer Vico Angala said that the multi-level 3,600-square meter Luxe Duty Free store...

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Sara Duterte seeks reelection as Davao City mayor

Sara Duterte seeks reelection as Davao City mayor

Presidential daughter Sara Duterte-Carpio will not be running for a seat in the Senate after filing her certificate of candidacy (CoC) on Monday, October 15, to seek reelection as Davao City’s mayor. In a Pulse Asia survey released in September, the presidential...

New system allows consumers to report unsafe products in UAE

New system allows consumers to report unsafe products in UAE

UAE residents can now check information if a product in the market is safe for consumption before purchasing them through a system released by the Emirates Authority for Standardisation and Metrology (ESMA) on Sunday, October 14. Launched during the GITEX Technology...

Maid faces jail term, deportation for having sex in sponsor’s villa

Maid faces jail term, deportation for having sex in sponsor’s villa

A Filipina maid was sentenced to three months in jail to be followed by immediate deportation after proven guilty of having sex with her lover in her sponsor’s villa in Al Qusais in Dubai. The 32-year old maid helped her lover trespass into the villa so that they...

Winning 6/58 Lotto tickets came from these two regions

Winning 6/58 Lotto tickets came from these two regions

The two lucky winners who will split the P1-billion lottery prize pool placed their bets in Albay and Eastern Samar, according to the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO). The two bettors who correctly guessed the winning lotto combination 40-50-37-25-01-45,...

2 Arab men arrested for using marijuana in PH

Two Arab men were arrested for using marijuana inside a bar in Quezon City on Saturday, October 13. According to one of the staff of the bar, he was preparing to close the bar in Tomas Morato, Quezon City when he saw the two foreign customers, aged 24 and 25, using...

Facebook to test ‘Unsend Message’ feature soon

A new Facebook Messenger feature that enables senders to quickly delete any messages that they have recently sent is now in its testing phase as per one of TechCrunch’s tipsters. Jane Manchun Wong discovered that Facebook has now been working on the “Unsend Message”...

30 million Facebook accounts compromised in a massive hack

Facebook has confirmed in a security update that a total of 30 million accounts had been hacked through the abuse of three bugs that provided ‘access tokens’ to users, thereby requiring no password to gain access of the account. The confirmed number is lower than the...

Love your ‘shukulata’ skin tone

Love your ‘shukulata’ skin tone

Filipinos still choose to be fairer, which is a pity, Bince said, because the Pinoys’ brown tone actually makes them less vulnerable to skin cancer compared to Caucasians. It’s been oft-said a thousand times, probably: Filipinos should love their “kulay kayumanggi,”...

New employee insurance scheme in UAE comes into effect today

New employee insurance scheme in UAE comes into effect today

The new insurance scheme for employees in the private sector, including household service workers (HSWs), comes into effect beginning today, October 15, replacing the compulsory bank guarantee with a low-cost insurance system. Nasser Al Hamli, Minister of Human...

Enjoy 24-hour access and instant remittances with RAKMoneyTransfer

Enjoy 24-hour access and instant remittances with RAKMoneyTransfer

UAE is the second largest remittance market in GCC after KSA where Indians, Pakistanis, Filipinos, Egyptians, Americans, British and Bangladeshi expatriate remit money to their home country. Remittances by UAE expatriates have risen 17% in the first quarter of this...

Continuing the golden tradition of Golden Fork

Dubai is undeniably one of the best food hubs in the world. Its impressive grasp of its own heritage along with its multicultural nature allow for an interesting mix of dishes and a broad range of options for foodies. The Filipino Times visited one of the oldest...

Sumibiya grills up unlimited Korean Barbecue dishes and delicacies

There’s nothing more satisfying than the smell of freshly cooked food that you have prepared yourself for your family or your barkada – which is why Filipinos enjoy restaurants such as Sumibiya at Radisson Blu Deira that allows you to enjoy unlimited Korean Barbecue...

Davao City celebrates 33rd Kadayawan Festival

Apart from having lots of tourist attractions, the Philippines is also well known for hosting extravagant, fun-filled festivals – one of which is the Kadayawan Festival held down south in Davao. This 2018, TFT Lifestyle TV, joins in the fun with the Davaoeños as they...

Visa-free travel to Europe for only Dh999!

Ever dreamed of exploring Europe but visas were a struggle for you? As we bid goodbye to the summers in Dubai, it’s time for us to plan a quick getaway. Break the myth of expensive holidays in Europe and get your exclusive holiday encounter. We’ve done a quick...

If you are missing your family, we might have a solution

Many people back home don't realize this, but it's hard being an OFW. It's not the long hours and gruelling routines, what many Filipinos really miss is not having the people they love around. With ‘Buwan ng WIka’ coming to an end, and the social buzz finally settling...

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VIRAL: Pinoy lauded for act of kindness to random stranger

Netizens are lauding a Facebook user for sharing a heartwarming story about a charitable act he did to a man he randomly met in Taguig. According to a Facebook post shared by netizen Jaive Joseph Roble, he was on his way home when he was suddenly approached by the...

How to score legitimate job offer in Canada

Canada is one of the world’s most sparsely populated countries. For the last two years, the country has taken in a large number of foreign workers as addition to their labor force. Its education sector provides different sets of opportunities for both Canadian and...

Love your ‘shukulata’ skin tone

Filipinos still choose to be fairer, which is a pity, Bince said, because the Pinoys’ brown tone actually makes them less vulnerable to skin cancer compared to Caucasians. It’s been oft-said a thousand times, probably: Filipinos should love their “kulay kayumanggi,”...

McDo PH introduces self-service kiosk

If you are one of those people who dread long queues in fast food chains, then this might be the one for you. McDonald's Philippines has introduced a new innovation in its branches which will let its customers order their food faster with minimal human interaction....

Steve Dailisan fulfills dream of becoming a pilot

Steve Dailisan was already one of the most well-known news anchors in GMA-7 when he decided to leave his job to pursue a career in aviation. Through a Facebook post dated October 8, Dailisan said that he was able to become a pilot, which was not originally his...

Regine Velasquez finally speaks up about transfer to ABS-CBN

Asia's Songbird Regine Velasquez finally broke her silence about her transfer to the Kapamilya network. Velasquez has received a mixed a bag of reactions ever since it was confirmed that she has decided to part ways with GMA-7 wherein she worked for the past two...

Fans appeal to new Darna director on Liza’s costume

Fans took to social media to ask the new director of "Darna" to ditch the idea of making Liza Soberano wear a bikini for the role. It was reported the Erik Matti, the movie's original director, has decided to part ways due to "creative differences". A few days after...

Coco Martin thanks Joey De Leon for helping him back then

Before he became one of the biggest names in the show business, Coco Martin had his fair share of struggles in making it to the industry. Recently, he thanked "Eat Bulaga" host Joey de Leon for being one of the persons who helped him get to where he is now. Last...

FEU bags 2018 ABA Interschool title

Photo: PBA legend Allan Caidic tossing up.  Dubai: The FEU Tamaraws bagged the 6th Season of the ABA Interschool Tournament, their 3rd championship overall, winning over team El Norte, 46-43 recently at Al Ahli Club Stadium, Dubai. El Norte squad was leading with 36...

Action in the Dubai Hard Court

Aces’ air tight defense yields 8-0 run for a 62-55 victory over TLG III at the United OFW Basketball League (UOFWBL). The boys of TLG III showed what they were made of on the opening frame of the match and well into the second and third. But team Aces refused to back...

UFC GYM introduces ‘UFC GYM Jiu-Jitsu Program’ in the UAE

UFC GYM Middle East has launched their highly-structured Jiu-Jitsu program in the UAE at their facility located at Business Bay in Dubai. The launch was initiated by Mauricio ‘Tinguinha’ Mariano, one of the biggest names in the global Jiu-Jitsu community who also...

UAP-Abu Dhabi conducts 1-day sportsfest for a cause

The United Architects of the Philippines – Abu Dhabi chapter (UAP-Abu Dhabi) recently held a 1-day sports festival to promote health and wellness for their members, as well as to provide financial support to one of their fellow members suffering from a serious health...

Banayad Boys clinch UOFWBL title

Championships are always about air-tight defense. Not one to give space for free. Such was the case with the recent match between Banayad Boys and DXB Avengers at the first season of the United OFW basketball league (UOFWBL) – a fight characterized by box outs and...

Filipino fighter Jon Chris Corton bags debut win in Brave 16

The Philippine flag is raised high once again in the international sports stage as Filipino mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Jon Chris Corton of Philippines’ Team Lakay was hailed as the victor in a unanimous decision at the recently held Brave 16 Combat Federation in...

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