June 2017


COA: OVP underspent 2016 budget

The office of Vice President Leni Robredo was able to spend only P130.7 million — less than two-thirds — of its P220 million budget for financial assistance to indigent Filipinos in 2016, according to the…


3 Filipinos on Forbes list of philanthropists

  Former actress and model Nanette Medved-Po, who sells bottled water to help fund the construction of classrooms across the country, has landed on Forbes Magazine’s 2017 roster of “Heroes of Philanthropy.”   Also making…



Castro makes up for dismal Game 3

MANILA, Philippines – Call it a make-up performance. Call it a takeover. Or better yet, view it as Asia’s Best Point Guard coming to his senses…. philstar.com – breakingnews