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Monthly Archives: July 2021

Pinoys abroad are in for yet another exciting month this August as GMA Pinoy TV celebrates its 16th anniversary, which coincides with the birthday month of no less than the Kapuso power couple Dingdong Dantes and Marian Rivera!    As part of GMA Pinoy TV’s opening salvo to thank the loyal subscribers for their support, a string of exciting shows await the Kapuso abroad not just on the flag...

Beginning August 2, the hottest rivalry between two sisters ignites with the highly-anticipated TV adaptation of the 1988 blockbuster film 'Nagbabagang Luha.'  The Kapuso Station proudly brings back the classic movie of renowned filmmaker Ishmael Bernal with the remake featuring the country's highly-talented stable of stars: award-winning actress Glaiza de Castro as Mai...

Kick-Off August with a Fun, Interesting Exchange on the Second Episode of CROSSOVER CONVERSATIONS – a First-Of-A-Kind Digital Talk Show Series on TFC and Myx Episode 2 features a candid conversation among Star Music sibling act GIBBS and Filgrimage Ambassadors Gabby Almazar and Joce Montehermoso. Watc...

TFC News places among mainstream media giants like The New York Times, CBS News, The Wall Street Journal, Time, Bloomberg News, Politico, and others. NEW YORK, July 27, 2021 --- The New York Press Club recently announced the winners of the 2021 New York Press Club Journalism Awards and ABS-CBN News Senior Correspondent Don Tagala won for Community Coverage. ...

Opposition Sen. Leila de Lima expressed alarm at the prevalence of sniper assassinations in the country following the recent killings of three radio personalities reportedly murdered by snipers. De Lima said the killings of radio block timer Reynante “Rey” Cortes last July 22 and lawyer-radio hosts Hilda Mahinay-Sapie and her husband Muhaimen Mohammad Sapie last July 14 should prompt the National Bureau of In...

"Filipinos whose lives and livelihoods were affected by the pandemic have been hit with a double whammy as much-needed aid did not reach them, " Sen. Panfilo Lacson said. He was referring to the more than PHP63 billion underspending under Bayanihan 2 law.  The bad thing, Lacson said,  is that Bayanihan 2 expired last June 30.  The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) is set to acquire two 94-meter multi-role response vessels (MMRVs) under a PHP6.7-billion contract signed with Japan’s Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. which would be used to improve PCG’s maritime patrols in the West Philippine Sea.  Once delivered next year, the MRRVs which the Japanese Coast Guard use as Kunigami-class vessels would be the largest vessels of the PCG.&n...

If the ICC green-lights the probe into Duterte’s bloody war on drugs, his refusal to cooperate would not be a big hurdle, the umbrella group of human rights organizations Karapatan believes.   Karapatan Secretary-general Cristina Palabay noted that the government said they will not cooperate with the ICC and will not allow anyone from ICC to come to the Philippines.  Palabay said this is n...

MANILA -- In a televised high-level virtual meeting with President Duterte on July 24, Go Negosyo founder and presidential adviser for entrepreneurship Joey Concepcion proposed restricting the movement of unvaccinated individuals by not allowing them entry to certain establishments in a bid to safely re-open the economy and to stop the spread of COVID-19’s Delta variant.  Concepcion cited what ...

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