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Pinoy wins ‘The Apprentice Asia’

By Karen Flores/ABS-CBNnews.com – Filipino Jonathan Allen Yabut won the first season of the business reality show “The Apprentice Asia.” Yabut, a senior product manager of a pharmaceutical company in the Philippines, was chosen by AirAsia’s Tony Fernandes as his apprentice over Singaporean lawyer Andrea Loh Ern-Yu, as seen in Read more »

Pinoy makes it to ‘Apprentice Asia’ finals

By Bert B. Sulat Jr./Rappler.com – Jonathan Allen S. Yabut, the sole Filipino left in the dwindling cast of the reality series “The Apprentice Asia,” has made it through to the program’s final round. He was selected by host Tony Fernandes as one of the two remaining contestants in the Read more »

Minions can speak Filipino?

via ABS-CBNnews.com – A video of the minions, the yellow creatures of the animated hit “Despicable Me,” speaking in what sounds like Filipino, has gone viral on social media. In the 48-second video, a group of minions are trying to replace a lightbulb, and netizens swear they uttered Filipino Read more »

Taylor Lautner is Bench’s latest man

By Tatin Yang/Philippine Daily Inquirer – The famous werewolf sheds his on-screen fur to become a global Benchsetter. 2013 seems to be a furry year for Bench. First there was Liam Hemsworth sharing billboard space with a ferocious—but adorable—lion. And then the clothing brand landed another furry friend—a werewolf. Read more »

Charice: Yes, I’m gay

By Ricky Lo/The Philippine Star – Opo. Tomboy po ako!” With those four words, Charice put a period to the speculation about her sexual preference that has been swirling around for months now, starting more than a year ago when she started changing her looks from a sweet probinsyana Read more »

Not all praises for Pinoy film ‘Death March’ in Cannes

By Andrei Medina, Veronica Pulumbarit/GMA News – It was not all praises for Filipino indie film “Death March” at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival held in France between May 15 to 26. The film by Adolf Alix Jr. garnered reviews that ranged from “exceptional” to “self-conscious” a “stylistic Read more »