News Features

CALABARZON’s SETUP Cooperators propagate ripple of assistance

IN this war against COVID-19, creativity coupled with faith are essential ingredients to survival. However, DOST-CALABARZON’s Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP) cooperators prove that a helping hand is always indispensable in the process of winning. The Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector is undoubtedly one of the most affected sectors amidst this enhanced […]

News News Features

LIST: #COVID19PH – 462 cases, 33 deaths, 18 recoveries

By BNN Research Team AS new confirmed cases of 2019 Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19 in the Philippines are filing up everyday, the record of mortality is increasing too fast than that of recoveries. Of the 462 confirmed cases as of 12:00 noon of March 23, 2020, there is a 7.142% mortality with 33 deaths, and […]

F.E.S.T. News Features Travel, Tourism & Trends

Bagong tourist attraction, ikinakasa sa Batangas

By RICHARD L. VELASCO KILALA ang bayan ng Batangas dahil sa mga ibat iba nitong pro-dukto gaya ng kapeng barako, bagoong, tawilis at marami pang iba. Kakaiba naman ang bagong hated na produkto ng Batangas — ito ay ang dates fruits na matatagpuan sa ilang ektaryang dates farm sa barangay Balete sa Batangas City at […]

Lifetimes News News Features

PRC constructs Tent City, distributes hygiene kits

By JOENALD MEDINA RAYOS IBAAN, Batangas — “WE can only do this big, with your cooperation. Sabi nga, nasa Diyos ang awa, nasa tao ang gawa. So what we have to do is rise up, and volunteer, and we will succeed.” Thus, Senator Richard Gordon, the chairman and CEO of Philippine Red Cross quips as […]

News Features

Advocating Clean and Renewable Energy Education: The APRI Experience

THE first education center of AboitizPower that promotes clean and renewable energy education in the country – the Cleanergy Center celebrated its 6th year anniversary last Dec. 11, 2019, at the APRI Admin Compound, Limao, Calauan, Laguna. The event with the theme “To Six Years and Beyond: Cleanergy’s Passionate Public Service on Renewable Energy Education”, […]

Lifetimes News Features

Industry leaders push for Cleanergy

THE Philippine energy sector has come a long way in the last 10 years, ushering in an era of landmark policies and initiatives geared towards industry competitiveness and environmental sustainability. Over the past decade, the power sector has shifted from being highly dependent on fossil fuel to employing a more balanced energy mix with various […]

News Features

Exploring the mangroves of Papaya Cove

IN line with its commitment to sustainability, Hamilo Coast continues to preserve more than 10,000 mangrove trees which covers approximately 10 hectares of the estate, making it the largest mangrove area in Nasugbu, Batangas. Together with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Philippines, Hamilo Coast continues to nurture this ecosystem by conducting educational mangrove […]

News Features

20th Philippine National Immunization Conference tackles tragic burden of vaccine hesitancy

THE World Health Organization (WHO) cited vaccine hesitancy as one of the top ten threats to global health in 2019, because it can reverse the progress made in the fight against vaccine-preventable diseases. In the Philippines, it is a harrowing reality that 21stcentury Filipino children are again facing the threat of polio, which crippled Apolinario […]

News Features

Aboitiz’ solar and geo units earn, maintain ISO certifications

AboitizPower subsidiary San Carlos Sun Power, Inc. (SacaSun) has earned certifications for its compliance to international standards in quality management, environmental management, as well as occupational health and safety management systems. This development came three years after SacaSun, the operator of the 59-MWp utility-scale solar photovoltaic power plant located in San Carlos City, Negros Occidental […]