Sunday, September 23, 2018

Filipinos still satisfied with anti-drug campaign

Filipinos still satisfied with anti-drug campaign

President Rodrigo Duterte’s anti-drug campaign is still satisfactory, according to the June survey of Social Weather Stations. The nationwide survey found 78 percent of Filipinos satisfied, while 13 percent is dissatisfied. The SWS net satisfaction rating for the 65...

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Last week of overseas voter registration in UAE for 2019 elections

Last week of overseas voter registration in UAE for 2019 elections

Overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in the UAE have one week remaining to register as overseas voters for the 2019 midterm elections in the Philippines. Overseas voter registration will end on Sunday, September 30. The 2019 midterm elections will begin in the UAE on...

Death will be ‘optional’ in 27 years, experts claim

Death will be ‘optional’ in 27 years, experts claim

It may be hard to believe but two genetic engineers have claimed that the once inevitable death could simply be an option and this option would be available sooner than we think. In the book The Death of Death released recently, authors and genetic engineers José Luis...

Mobile transfer still cheapest way of remittance- World Bank

Mobile transfer still cheapest way of remittance- World Bank

Cash transfer via mobile operators is still the cheapest way to send money back home, according to World Bank’s latest Remittance Prices Worldwide (RPW) report. ACTS-OFW Representative Aniceto Bertiz III said that the global average of mobile cash transfers slipped at...

Jeepneys to be phased out in 2020

Jeepneys to be phased out in 2020

The Department of Transportation has warned Public Utility Jeepney (PUJ) drivers that traditional jeepneys will be completely phased out by 2020. According to Transportation Assistant Secretary Mark de Leon, old jeepneys will be sold for P20,000- P30,000 to accredited...

Firm mulls new monorail system in PH

Firm mulls new monorail system in PH

Infracorp Development Inc. under the Andrew Tan’s Alliance Global Group Inc. (AGI) has announced its plans to construct a new monorail system in Metro Manila which will connect two places in Quezon City. The new monorail system will connect Eastwood City in Libis and...

Dubai highlights on Saudi Arabia’s National Day

In celebration of the 88th National Day of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Dubai lit up the world’s tallest building in the colors of Saudi Arabia’s flag. Burj Khalifa posted on their social media their greetings to Saudi nationals along with a video of the lighting...

New Metro trains to arrive in Dubai soon

Commuters who take the Dubai Metro will be able to experience riding new trains which will bear new designs and features. The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced on Saturday that the first of the new Dubai Metro trains would arrive in Dubai in November 2018....

LOOK: Mohamed bin Zayed sits in class on first day of school

LOOK: Mohamed bin Zayed sits in class on first day of school

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, sat in a Math and English class to celebrate the first day of school in the UAE. H.H. Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed visited government-run...

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...

Beef King cooks up satisfying Chinese food cravings

Filipino food stems from many origins and influences, one of which is Chinese with the now Filipino versions of the dishes such as Pancit, Lumpia, Mami, Siomai, and many more – all of which have evolved through time and were given a more authentic Filipino flavor. So...

Pinoy fashionistas glam up at The Filipino Times Awards 2018

The Filipino Times Awards hosted many prominent individuals during the awards ceremony held at the JW Marriott Marquis in Dubai last September 7, with each wearing beautiful gowns created by UAE-based Filipino designers. Michael Cinco Michael Cinco was the 2015 TFT...

5-day mega sale in Dubai starts today

Another mega sale in Dubai starts today, September 4, offering shoppers discounts of up to 75 percent on various top brand items. The end of season sale is held at the Sheikh Rashid Hall inside the Dubai World Trade Centre and will be open to shoppers until September...

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Young Filipino fashionistas to watch out for in the UAE

Kids of OFWs based here in the UAE aren’t only technologically adept, they are now in-the-know with the latest fashion trends. Despite their young age, they are already showing how fashionable they are on what they wear, with the guidance of their parents. Here are a...

3 pasalubong items that are cheaper when bought at airports

Overseas Filipino workers in the UAE always look forward to going home in the Philippines. And what comes with their homecoming is the fact that many of their family and friends back home are expecting a little something from the UAE. However, when the budget’s a bit...

Sarah Geronimo wears AMATO Couture during Dubai concert

Philippine Popstar Royalty Sarah Geronimo donned the creations of Dubai-based fashion designer Furne One during the Dubai leg of her "This 15 Me" concert on September 20 at Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium. AMATO was the only Dubai-based Filipino designer to dress...

Miss World 2013 is coming to Dubai and Abu Dhabi

Miss World 2013 Megan Young is coming to the Middle East next week for the launching of the Philippine clothing brand Bench in the region. Young announced her visit to the Middle East through her Instagram account. View this post on Instagram Hello sa mga kabayan...

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...

PH Asian Games gold medalist receive P8 million

Filipino gold medalists in the recently concluded Asian Games in Indonesia did not only return home with a gold medal, they also returned with a cash prize of Php8 million. The news came after President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the government to give an additional Php1...

PH representative wins 2 medals in World Nomad Games

(Photo courtesy of Rhon Palmera) The Philippines is adding another athlete to its hall of champions after Rhon Palmera bagged two medals from the World Nomad Games. Palmera first made waves after being the lone representative to the Thirld World Nomad Games held in...

First Filipino table tennis Olympian dies at 23

(Photo from DLSU Sports’ Facebook page) The first Filipino to represent the country in the Olympics table tennis passed away on September 1, after fighting a battle with leukemia. Ian Lariba represented the country at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. She was a part of the De...

PH finishes 19th in Asian Games

The Philippines settled for 19th place after bagging a total of 21 medals during the two-week-long Asian Games 2018 held in Jakarta, Indonesia. Among the 21 medals, four are gold, two are silver while the remaining 15 are bronze medals. Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz...

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