New 9-year high

A poster (right) of Metrobank, the country’s largest bank, adorns the glass panel of the Philippine Stock Exchange at the financial district of Makati city, east of Manila during active trading Thursday Oct. 26, 2006. Philippine shares advanced to a new 9-year high, led by a strong demand in Read more »

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Campaign for Real (Pinay) Beauty

Real women face real issues. Here you’ll read stories of hope and inspiration about women who have truly made a difference and showed that beauty comes in all shapes, shades and sizes.

For Your Height Only

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Matter of Taste

The following is from a British journalist stationed in the Philippines. His observations are so hilarious! This was written in 1999. I have now been in this country for over six years, and consider myself in most respects well assimilated. However, there is one key step on the road Read more »

Supreme Court – NO to people’s initiative

The Philippine Supreme Court building in Manila. The Philippine Supreme Court vetoed a move to change the presidential system to a unicameral parliamentary government, dealing a blow to President Gloria Arroyo’s economic agenda.(AFP/Romeo Gacad)

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Komikero

The guy is Comics. Writes, draws and has dedicated his time to advocating the success of the Comics industry in the Philippines. Drop by a Barnes and Noble, grab a comics history book and there’s a good chance you’ll find his name mentioned. We could talk more but we’ll let Read more »